The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 45 42 22
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -20
Permanent jobs citing VB 14 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 3.39% 3.10% 6.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.01% 4.88% 10.06%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 18
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £20,500 £20,625
10% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
VB
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Devon region.

Programming Languages Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
233 246 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 56.42% 63.57% 62.59%
Number of salaries quoted 191 216 154
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

VB
Salary Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Devon region.

VB Salary Trend in Devon

VB
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Devon region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -18 6 £35,000 -6.66%
Plymouth - 6 £40,000 -
VB
South West

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Devon region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.

1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (93.10%) SQL Server
2 27 (93.10%) C#
3 24 (82.76%) HTML
4 23 (79.31%) SQL
5 16 (55.17%) ASP.NET
6 15 (51.72%) HTML5
6 15 (51.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (51.72%) JavaScript
7 14 (48.28%) MVC
8 10 (34.48%) WCF
8 10 (34.48%) REST
8 10 (34.48%) Telecoms
8 10 (34.48%) SOAP
8 10 (34.48%) Web Services
9 9 (31.03%) VB.NET
9 9 (31.03%) CSS
9 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
10 8 (27.59%) Windows
10 8 (27.59%) Relational Database
11 7 (24.14%) .NET Framework
11 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (24.14%) TDD
11 7 (24.14%) Subversion
12 6 (20.69%) jQuery
13 5 (17.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (17.24%) Umbraco
13 5 (17.24%) Ext JS
13 5 (17.24%) Git (software)

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Devon region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (17.24%) Umbraco
1 5 (17.24%) Confluence
2 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (93.10%) SQL Server
2 15 (51.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (27.59%) Relational Database
4 5 (17.24%) MySQL
5 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (10.34%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Subversion
2 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio
2 5 (17.24%) Bugzilla
2 5 (17.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
2 5 (17.24%) MSBuild
2 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.90%) AccuRev
3 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.90%) JIRA
General
1 10 (34.48%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (62.07%) .NET Developer
3 16 (55.17%) C# Developer
3 16 (55.17%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (41.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (34.48%) Software Developer
6 5 (17.24%) Junior
6 5 (17.24%) Senior Developer
6 5 (17.24%) Programmer
6 5 (17.24%) Senior C# Developer
6 5 (17.24%) Junior C# Developer
6 5 (17.24%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (17.24%) Junior .NET Developer
6 5 (17.24%) Graduate Developer
6 5 (17.24%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (17.24%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (17.24%) Junior Developer
6 5 (17.24%) Junior C# .NET Developer
6 5 (17.24%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (82.76%) HTML
3 16 (55.17%) ASP.NET
4 15 (51.72%) HTML5
5 10 (34.48%) REST
5 10 (34.48%) WCF
5 10 (34.48%) SOAP
5 10 (34.48%) Web Services
6 9 (31.03%) CSS
7 7 (24.14%) .NET Framework
8 6 (20.69%) jQuery
9 5 (17.24%) Ext JS
9 5 (17.24%) LINQ
10 4 (13.79%) Ajax
10 4 (13.79%) Classic ASP
11 2 (6.90%) WinForms
11 2 (6.90%) WPF
12 1 (3.45%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Wiki
2 2 (6.90%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) Ubuntu
3 2 (6.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) MVC
2 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (24.14%) TDD
3 5 (17.24%) Content Management
3 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (17.24%) OOP
3 5 (17.24%) OO
3 5 (17.24%) Build Automation
4 3 (10.34%) Time Management
4 3 (10.34%) ITIL
5 2 (6.90%) MVVM
5 2 (6.90%) SDLC
5 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.90%) Migration
5 2 (6.90%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 27 (93.10%) C#
2 23 (79.31%) SQL
3 15 (51.72%) JavaScript
4 9 (31.03%) VB.NET
5 4 (13.79%) VB6
5 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
5 4 (13.79%) VBScript
5 4 (13.79%) Java
6 3 (10.34%) PHP
6 3 (10.34%) C++
6 3 (10.34%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (10.34%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) ISO 9001
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
1 2 (6.90%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
Tavistock, Devon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 42,000
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