The table below looks at the statistics for the VB Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage 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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Visual Basic Developer
Rank - 33 35
Permanent jobs requiring a VB Developer 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage - 1.35% 2.30%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.36% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £28,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -30.86%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.59%
VB Developer
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stevenage 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
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
148 147 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 89.70% 99.32% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 126 109 159
Average salary £34,350 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £25,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

VB Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

VB Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

VB Developer
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

VB Developer Salary Trend in Stevenage

VB Developer
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) VB
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Silverlight
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
3 4 (66.67%) QA
3 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Product Management
3 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 4 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (66.67%) WinForms
3 4 (66.67%) Business Objects
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) VB6

VB Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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.

General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
1 5 (83.33%) Silverlight
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Product Management
2 4 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Business Objects