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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 45 40 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -21
Permanent jobs citing VB 16 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 3.83% 3.07% 8.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.69% 5.20% 14.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 22
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £20,450 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £37,850 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
239 250 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 57.18% 58.96% 60.78%
Number of salaries quoted 193 219 134
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 £47,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 1 September 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
Plymouth - 8 £38,500 -
Exeter -9 6 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Tavistock - 2 £38,500 -
VB
South West

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (93.33%) SQL Server
3 26 (86.67%) C#
4 23 (76.67%) HTML
5 22 (73.33%) SQL
6 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
7 15 (50.00%) MVC
8 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET
8 14 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (46.67%) HTML5
9 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
9 12 (40.00%) VB.NET
10 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
11 9 (30.00%) CSS
12 8 (26.67%) Web Services
12 8 (26.67%) Windows
12 8 (26.67%) TDD
13 7 (23.33%) Subversion
13 7 (23.33%) .NET Framework
13 7 (23.33%) jQuery
14 6 (20.00%) WCF
14 6 (20.00%) VB6
14 6 (20.00%) REST
14 6 (20.00%) SOAP
14 6 (20.00%) MS Office
14 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
14 6 (20.00%) Java
14 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
15 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 5 (16.67%) Umbraco
1 5 (16.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 5 (16.67%) MySQL
4 5 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Subversion
2 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 5 (16.67%) Bugzilla
2 5 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.67%) MSBuild
2 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.67%) AccuRev
3 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (53.33%) .NET Developer
3 14 (46.67%) C# Developer
3 14 (46.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (33.33%) Software Developer
5 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (30.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (16.67%) SQL Developer
6 5 (16.67%) Programmer
7 4 (13.33%) VB.NET Developer
7 4 (13.33%) Software Programmer
8 3 (10.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Graduate C# Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Junior .NET Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (76.67%) HTML
3 14 (46.67%) HTML5
3 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET
4 9 (30.00%) CSS
5 8 (26.67%) Web Services
6 7 (23.33%) jQuery
6 7 (23.33%) .NET Framework
7 6 (20.00%) WCF
7 6 (20.00%) REST
7 6 (20.00%) SOAP
8 5 (16.67%) Ext JS
8 5 (16.67%) LINQ
9 4 (13.33%) Ajax
9 4 (13.33%) Classic ASP
10 2 (6.67%) XML
10 2 (6.67%) WinForms
10 2 (6.67%) WPF
11 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (3.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Wiki
2 3 (10.00%) iPhone
3 2 (6.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) Ubuntu
3 4 (13.33%) Android
4 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) MVC
2 8 (26.67%) TDD
3 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.67%) Build Automation
4 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (16.67%) Time Management
4 5 (16.67%) Content Management
4 5 (16.67%) ITIL
4 5 (16.67%) OOP
4 5 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.67%) ETL
5 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) Migration
5 2 (6.67%) MVVM
5 2 (6.67%) Multithreading
5 2 (6.67%) SDLC
6 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (86.67%) C#
2 22 (73.33%) SQL
3 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 6 (20.00%) VB6
5 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (20.00%) Java
6 5 (16.67%) PHP
6 5 (16.67%) C++
7 4 (13.33%) Delphi
7 4 (13.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (16.67%) MCPD
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
2 2 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (6.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
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