The table below looks at the statistics for the VB Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Visual Basic Developer
Rank 258 237 274
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a VB Developer 7 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.094% 0.18% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.19% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 9
Average salary £45,000 £39,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.92% -3.65%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.59%
VB Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7201 6824 8831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.30% 95.49% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5885 5870 7509
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

VB Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB Developer in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

VB Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

VB Developer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

VB Developer Salary Trend in the East of England

VB Developer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB Developer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

VB Developer Salary Histogram in the East of England

VB Developer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
Cambridgeshire - 6 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire -16 1 £33,000 -16.45%
VB Developer
England

VB Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited VB Developer in their job title 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 with VB Developer in their job title.

1 20 (100.00%) VB
2 19 (95.00%) .NET
3 14 (70.00%) SQL
4 13 (65.00%) C#
5 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 9 (45.00%) HTML
7 9 (45.00%) VB.NET
7 9 (45.00%) VB6
8 8 (40.00%) Oracle
8 8 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (40.00%) Business Objects
8 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (35.00%) Scrum
9 7 (35.00%) WPF
9 7 (35.00%) MVVM
10 6 (30.00%) Silverlight
11 5 (25.00%) Finance
11 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
12 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
12 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
12 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
12 4 (20.00%) IIS
12 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
12 4 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
12 4 (20.00%) CSS
12 4 (20.00%) Web Services
12 4 (20.00%) XML

VB Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited VB Developer in their job title 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 with VB Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) .NET
2 9 (45.00%) HTML
3 7 (35.00%) WPF
4 6 (30.00%) Silverlight
5 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (20.00%) HTML5
6 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (20.00%) CSS
6 4 (20.00%) Web Services
6 4 (20.00%) XML
6 4 (20.00%) XSLT
6 4 (20.00%) WSDL
6 4 (20.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Scrum
2 7 (35.00%) MVVM
3 4 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) Product Management
3 4 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Web Development
4 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Time Management
5 1 (5.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) VB
2 14 (70.00%) SQL
3 13 (65.00%) C#
4 9 (45.00%) VB.NET
4 9 (45.00%) VB6
5 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) Oracle
2 8 (40.00%) Business Objects
3 4 (20.00%) DevExpress