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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 19 23 28
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing VB 13 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 9.42% 5.30% 7.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.75% 10.45% 13.91%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 14
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
VB
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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
102 67 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 73.91% 50.76% 55.29%
Number of salaries quoted 101 48 109
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £37,200 £46,100
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 14 February 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Exeter

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (92.00%) SQL
3 22 (88.00%) SQL Server
4 17 (68.00%) SharePoint
5 16 (64.00%) C#
6 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
7 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
7 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET
8 13 (52.00%) PHP
8 13 (52.00%) C++
8 13 (52.00%) HTML
8 13 (52.00%) Java
8 13 (52.00%) MS Excel
8 13 (52.00%) ITIL
8 13 (52.00%) MVC
8 13 (52.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (52.00%) Android
8 13 (52.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (52.00%) HTML5
8 13 (52.00%) Apple iOS
9 12 (48.00%) Relational Database
9 12 (48.00%) RDBMS
10 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (36.00%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (28.00%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (28.00%) VB.NET
11 7 (28.00%) CRM
11 7 (28.00%) Delphi
11 7 (28.00%) Time Management

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 17 (68.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (28.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (52.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (16.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) DHCP
1 4 (16.00%) DNS
1 4 (16.00%) Firewall
1 4 (16.00%) LAN
1 4 (16.00%) PPP
1 4 (16.00%) SAN
1 4 (16.00%) SSL
1 4 (16.00%) VoIP
1 4 (16.00%) WAN
1 4 (16.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (8.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (88.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (52.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (48.00%) RDBMS
3 12 (48.00%) Relational Database
4 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) AccuRev
1 2 (8.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (20.00%) Banking
2 3 (12.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Developer
2 15 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (48.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 12 (48.00%) C# Developer
3 12 (48.00%) SQL Developer
4 5 (20.00%) VB Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) IT Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) IT Manager
5 4 (16.00%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Systems Manager
6 3 (12.00%) Business Data Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Data Business Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Developer Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) ETL Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) ETL Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Report Developer
6 3 (12.00%) SQL Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) SQL Data Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET
3 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (52.00%) HTML
3 13 (52.00%) HTML5
4 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (12.00%) Web Services
5 3 (12.00%) XML
6 2 (8.00%) ODBC
6 2 (8.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) User Experience
2 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (16.00%) EqualLogic
2 4 (16.00%) Replication
2 4 (16.00%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (12.00%) Data Integration
4 2 (8.00%) AS400
4 2 (8.00%) Data Structures
4 2 (8.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Android
1 13 (52.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (24.00%) Windows
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) ITIL
1 13 (52.00%) MVC
2 7 (28.00%) CRM
2 7 (28.00%) Time Management
3 5 (20.00%) Android Development
3 5 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) ETL
5 3 (12.00%) Project Management
6 2 (8.00%) ERP
6 2 (8.00%) Migration
6 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
6 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) SQL
2 16 (64.00%) C#
3 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (52.00%) C++
4 13 (52.00%) Java
4 13 (52.00%) PHP
5 7 (28.00%) Delphi
5 7 (28.00%) VB.NET
6 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
7 5 (20.00%) VB6
8 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
9 2 (8.00%) RPG
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) ITIL Certification
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (28.00%) MCPD
3 4 (16.00%) CCA
3 4 (16.00%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (8.00%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (16.00%) XenApp
1 4 (16.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Sun
3 4 (16.00%) Citrix
3 4 (16.00%) Dell
3 4 (16.00%) HP
3 4 (16.00%) Sophos
3 4 (16.00%) Veeam
3 4 (16.00%) VMware
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle
5 2 (8.00%) IBM
5 2 (8.00%) Infor
5 2 (8.00%) MAPICS