The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Exeter region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 22 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing VB 11 12 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 8.33% 11.21% 10.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.49% 16.90% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 23
Average salary £31,500 £36,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £28,425 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,750 £34,800
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
71 71 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 53.79% 66.36% 77.09%
Number of salaries quoted 70 67 148
Average salary £35,000 £36,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,600 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
VB
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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
Salary Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Exeter

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 21 (87.50%) .NET
2 20 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 15 (62.50%) VB.NET
4 14 (58.33%) C#
5 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (50.00%) MVC
5 12 (50.00%) Windows
6 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
7 9 (37.50%) Scrum
7 9 (37.50%) WinForms
7 9 (37.50%) TDD
7 9 (37.50%) NUnit
7 9 (37.50%) .NET Framework
7 9 (37.50%) Computer Science
7 9 (37.50%) WCF
7 9 (37.50%) WPF
7 9 (37.50%) Internet
7 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (37.50%) Kanban
7 9 (37.50%) Spring.NET
7 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (37.50%) Dependency Injection
7 9 (37.50%) Inversion of Control
7 9 (37.50%) MSTest
7 9 (37.50%) MVVM
7 9 (37.50%) Rhino Mocks
7 9 (37.50%) Moq
7 9 (37.50%) Castle Windsor
7 9 (37.50%) Ninject
7 9 (37.50%) Razor View Engine

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) Node.js
1 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (12.50%) MS Visio
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) ActiveReports
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) NUnit
1 9 (37.50%) MSTest
1 9 (37.50%) Rhino Mocks
1 9 (37.50%) Moq
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) Maven
2 2 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 10 (41.67%) .NET Developer
3 9 (37.50%) Junior
3 9 (37.50%) Junior .NET Developer
3 9 (37.50%) Graduate Developer
3 9 (37.50%) Junior Developer
3 9 (37.50%) Graduate
3 9 (37.50%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 8 (33.33%) Software Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle Support Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle Applications Support
5 3 (12.50%) .NET Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Sales Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (87.50%) .NET
2 20 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 9 (37.50%) WinForms
3 9 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 9 (37.50%) WCF
3 9 (37.50%) WPF
3 9 (37.50%) Spring.NET
3 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (37.50%) Castle Windsor
3 9 (37.50%) Ninject
3 9 (37.50%) Razor View Engine
3 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 9 (37.50%) Unity DI Container
4 6 (25.00%) XML
4 6 (25.00%) COM+
5 3 (12.50%) CSS
6 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
6 2 (8.33%) Spring
7 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Computer Science
1 9 (37.50%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Android
3 3 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) MVC
2 9 (37.50%) Scrum
2 9 (37.50%) TDD
2 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (37.50%) Kanban
2 9 (37.50%) Dependency Injection
2 9 (37.50%) MVVM
2 9 (37.50%) Web Application Development
3 5 (20.83%) Logistics
4 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 3 (12.50%) B2B
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL
4 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) VB.NET
2 14 (58.33%) C#
3 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (33.33%) Java
4 8 (33.33%) SQL
5 7 (29.17%) VB6
6 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) DevExpress
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) JBoss
Exeter, Devon
Eight Technology
Salary: From £32,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago