The table below looks at the statistics for the VB Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Visual Basic Developer
Rank 430 431 415
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a VB Developer 9 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.043% 0.081% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.086% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 13
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19701 20992 19908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.66% 94.78% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 16447 16493 16428
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

VB Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

VB Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VB Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

VB Developer Salary Trend in the South East

VB Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

VB Developer Salary Histogram in the South East

VB Developer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 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
Surrey - 5 £52,500 -
Hampshire +20 3 £40,000 +14.28%
Kent - 1 £32,500 -
VB Developer
England

VB Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 21 (100.00%) VB
1 21 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (95.24%) SQL Server
3 19 (90.48%) SQL
4 15 (71.43%) ASP.NET
4 15 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
5 12 (57.14%) XML
5 12 (57.14%) Windows
5 12 (57.14%) Telecoms
5 12 (57.14%) Degree
5 12 (57.14%) JSON
6 9 (42.86%) C#
7 8 (38.10%) T-SQL
8 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (28.57%) VB6
10 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (23.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
11 4 (19.05%) Oracle
11 4 (19.05%) OOA/OOD
11 4 (19.05%) XSLT
11 4 (19.05%) XPath
11 4 (19.05%) LINQ
11 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
12 3 (14.29%) jQuery
12 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (14.29%) HTML5

VB Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (95.24%) SQL Server
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
General
1 12 (57.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 12 (57.14%) XML
3 12 (57.14%) JSON
4 4 (19.05%) LINQ
4 4 (19.05%) XSLT
5 3 (14.29%) Ajax
5 3 (14.29%) CSS
5 3 (14.29%) jQuery
5 3 (14.29%) HTML5
5 3 (14.29%) CSS3
5 3 (14.29%) Apache Flex
5 3 (14.29%) HTML
6 2 (9.52%) ADO
7 1 (4.76%) Web Services
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.76%) WinForms
7 1 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
1 2 (9.52%) ASTM
2 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (9.52%) Scrum
4 2 (9.52%) Information Management
4 2 (9.52%) SDLC
5 1 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) VB
1 21 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 19 (90.48%) SQL
3 15 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 9 (42.86%) C#
5 8 (38.10%) T-SQL
6 6 (28.57%) VB6
7 4 (19.05%) XPath
7 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
8 2 (9.52%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) HL7
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com