The table below looks at the statistics for the VB Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Visual Basic Developer
Rank 245 249 220
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a VB Developer 5 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.088% 0.065% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.067% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 13
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £29,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £46,750 £35,400
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +11.11%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5476 5963 5624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.77% 97.39% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4593 4891 4703
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £55,859
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VB Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

VB Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

VB Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

VB Developer Salary Trend in the South West

VB Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB Developer across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

VB Developer Salary Histogram in the South West

VB Developer
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
Devon +6 3 £30,000 -14.28%
Bristol -3 1 £37,500 -16.66%
VB Developer
England

VB Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 27 (100.00%) C#
1 27 (100.00%) VB
2 25 (92.59%) .NET
3 20 (74.07%) ASP.NET
4 17 (62.96%) SQL Server
4 17 (62.96%) VB.NET
5 16 (59.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (55.56%) MVC
7 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
8 13 (48.15%) HTML
8 13 (48.15%) Android
8 13 (48.15%) HTML5
9 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (33.33%) jQuery
10 9 (33.33%) VB6
10 9 (33.33%) iPhone
10 9 (33.33%) Telecoms
10 9 (33.33%) TDD
10 9 (33.33%) Web Services
11 7 (25.93%) SQL
11 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (22.22%) WCF
12 6 (22.22%) PHP
12 6 (22.22%) Migration
13 5 (18.52%) Objective-C
13 5 (18.52%) Classic ASP
13 5 (18.52%) Data Migration
13 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (18.52%) Mobile App

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 2 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Office
2 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (7.41%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (62.96%) SQL Server
2 16 (59.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
General
1 9 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (92.59%) .NET
2 20 (74.07%) ASP.NET
3 13 (48.15%) HTML
3 13 (48.15%) HTML5
4 9 (33.33%) jQuery
4 9 (33.33%) Web Services
5 6 (22.22%) WCF
6 5 (18.52%) Classic ASP
7 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (11.11%) XML
7 3 (11.11%) XSLT
8 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) iPhone
2 5 (18.52%) Mobile App
3 4 (14.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Android
2 4 (14.81%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) MVC
2 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (33.33%) TDD
4 6 (22.22%) Migration
5 5 (18.52%) Data Migration
6 4 (14.81%) CRM
7 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Web Development
8 2 (7.41%) Android Development
8 2 (7.41%) iOS Development
8 2 (7.41%) ITIL
8 2 (7.41%) Web Application Development
8 2 (7.41%) Workflow
9 1 (3.70%) Scrum
9 1 (3.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
1 27 (100.00%) VB
2 17 (62.96%) VB.NET
3 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
4 9 (33.33%) VB6
5 7 (25.93%) SQL
6 6 (22.22%) PHP
7 5 (18.52%) Objective-C
8 4 (14.81%) Java
9 2 (7.41%) C++
9 2 (7.41%) Delphi
9 2 (7.41%) Python
10 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
1 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (7.41%) MCSD
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Sun