The table below looks at the statistics for the VB Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Visual Basic Developer
Rank 865 836 770
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -66
Permanent jobs requiring a VB Developer 30 80 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.069% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.073% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 30 73 122
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101264 109979 101860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.19% 94.54% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 84172 88959 84461
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

VB Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

VB Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VB Developer
Salary Trend

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

VB Developer Salary Trend in the UK

VB Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB Developer over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 within the UK.

VB Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

VB Developer
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 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
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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
England -37 30 £40,000 +14.28% 3
London +34 12 £35,000 -33.33% 1
South East -3 10 £52,500 +50.00%
East Midlands +7 6 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Nottingham -7 6 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Nottinghamshire -9 6 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Redhill - 6 £52,500 -
Surrey - 6 £52,500 -
City of London +32 5 £54,000 +8.00%
Croydon - 4 £35,000 -
Hampshire +22 3 £40,000 +14.28%
Cheshire +3 1 £37,500 +15.38%
Warrington +3 1 £37,500 +25.00%
South West -8 1 £26,000 -25.71%
North West -11 1 £37,500 +21.95%
Wiltshire - 1 £26,000 -
Rochester - 1 £32,500 -
Marlborough - 1 £26,000 -
Kent - 1 £32,500 -

VB Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 71 (100.00%) VB
2 48 (67.61%) SQL
3 47 (66.20%) .NET
3 47 (66.20%) SQL Server
4 39 (54.93%) VB6
5 37 (52.11%) VB.NET
6 30 (42.25%) ASP.NET
7 29 (40.85%) C#
8 22 (30.99%) Degree
9 20 (28.17%) T-SQL
9 20 (28.17%) JavaScript
10 16 (22.54%) Microsoft
10 16 (22.54%) Windows
11 15 (21.13%) XML
12 14 (19.72%) Finance
13 13 (18.31%) JSON
13 13 (18.31%) Telecoms
14 11 (15.49%) MS Excel
15 10 (14.08%) Oracle
16 9 (12.68%) Crystal Reports
17 8 (11.27%) ActiveX
17 8 (11.27%) Java
17 8 (11.27%) Agile Software Development
17 8 (11.27%) SDLC
18 7 (9.86%) Unit Testing
18 7 (9.86%) SQL Server 2000
18 7 (9.86%) OO
18 7 (9.86%) HTML
19 6 (8.45%) CSS
19 6 (8.45%) Web Services

VB Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 1 (1.41%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 11 (15.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.82%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (66.20%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.68%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (9.86%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (7.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (7.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.23%) Subversion
3 1 (1.41%) TestComplete
3 1 (1.41%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.41%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (19.72%) Finance
2 13 (18.31%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.04%) Front Office
4 4 (5.63%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.41%) Back Office
5 1 (1.41%) Banking
5 1 (1.41%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (66.20%) .NET
2 30 (42.25%) ASP.NET
3 15 (21.13%) XML
4 13 (18.31%) JSON
5 8 (11.27%) ActiveX
6 7 (9.86%) HTML
7 6 (8.45%) jQuery
7 6 (8.45%) CSS
7 6 (8.45%) Web Services
8 5 (7.04%) XSLT
8 5 (7.04%) Hibernate
8 5 (7.04%) WinForms
8 5 (7.04%) Spring
8 5 (7.04%) NHibernate
8 5 (7.04%) WCF
9 4 (5.63%) LINQ
9 4 (5.63%) Ajax
10 3 (4.23%) .NET Framework
10 3 (4.23%) WPF
10 3 (4.23%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.04%) Mathematics
1 5 (7.04%) Physics
1 5 (7.04%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.82%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.82%) ASTM
3 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.41%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.54%) Windows
2 1 (1.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (11.27%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (11.27%) SDLC
2 7 (9.86%) Unit Testing
2 7 (9.86%) OO
3 6 (8.45%) MVC
4 5 (7.04%) Workflow
4 5 (7.04%) Asset Management
4 5 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (7.04%) Office Automation
4 5 (7.04%) Software Engineering
5 4 (5.63%) Migration
5 4 (5.63%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (2.82%) Scrum
6 2 (2.82%) TDD
6 2 (2.82%) Information Management
7 1 (1.41%) Logistics
7 1 (1.41%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (1.41%) Android Development
7 1 (1.41%) Regression Testing
7 1 (1.41%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 71 (100.00%) VB
2 48 (67.61%) SQL
3 39 (54.93%) VB6
4 37 (52.11%) VB.NET
5 29 (40.85%) C#
6 20 (28.17%) T-SQL
6 20 (28.17%) JavaScript
7 8 (11.27%) Java
8 5 (7.04%) C
8 5 (7.04%) PL/SQL
8 5 (7.04%) Ruby
8 5 (7.04%) Shell Script
9 4 (5.63%) XPath
9 4 (5.63%) VBA
10 2 (2.82%) ANSI SQL
11 1 (1.41%) Python
11 1 (1.41%) VBScript
11 1 (1.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (30.99%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) HL7
Vendors
1 16 (22.54%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.08%) Oracle
3 5 (7.04%) Sybase
3 5 (7.04%) webMethods
4 1 (1.41%) Solace
4 1 (1.41%) Sage
4 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
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