The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB 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
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 30 17 12
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Permanent jobs citing VB 5 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 2.94% 10.53% 10.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.10% 15.38% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 20
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
Devon

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

Programming Languages Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
98 65 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 57.65% 68.42% 69.84%
Number of salaries quoted 87 53 127
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

VB
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

VB Salary Trend in Exeter

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 10 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) Finance
3 7 (70.00%) VB6
4 6 (60.00%) MS Office
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (50.00%) Windows
5 5 (50.00%) MVC
5 5 (50.00%) Banking
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (50.00%) Time Management
6 4 (40.00%) Java
6 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (30.00%) C++
7 3 (30.00%) SQL
7 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
7 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (20.00%) Delphi
8 2 (20.00%) PHP
8 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
8 2 (20.00%) ITIL
8 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
8 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 2 (20.00%) Windows 7

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter 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.

Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Office
2 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) VB Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (10.00%) COM
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) MVC
1 5 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) VB6
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) C++
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (20.00%) Delphi
6 2 (20.00%) PHP
7 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
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