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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Visual Basic Developer
Rank 851 870 807
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -63
Permanent jobs requiring a VB Developer 41 76 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.064% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.068% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 35 67 76
Average salary £42,500 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.86% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+26.86% +3.07%

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
102183 111859 102313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 83932 91897 85042
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 2015 within the UK.

VB Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

VB Developer
Top 30 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 May 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 +19 40 £42,500 +25.00% 6
South East +4 12 £52,500 +34.61% 2
Surrey - 12 £52,500 -
Yorkshire +10 9 £45,000 +50.00% 2
West Yorkshire +16 7 £45,000 +60.71% 1
Redhill - 7 £52,500 -
London +38 6 £43,750 +9.37% 1
Leeds +24 4 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 4 £32,500 -
West Midlands -8 3 £34,500 +15.00%
North West -9 3 £47,500 +31.94%
City of London - 3 £52,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £32,500 -
Nottingham - 3 £32,500 -
Warrington +7 2 £47,500 +26.66%
East of England +4 2 £40,000 +18.51%
Hertfordshire +2 2 £40,000 +17.64%
Cheshire -7 2 £47,500 +26.66%
Bradford -19 2 £26,000 -7.14%
Chertsey - 2 £37,500 -
Merseyside +9 1 £26,000 -27.77%
Liverpool +5 1 £26,000 -27.77%
Birmingham -12 1 £40,000 +33.33%
Scotland - 1 £26,000 -
North East - 1 £26,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £29,000 -
Chessington - 1 £37,500 -
Glasgow - 1 £26,000 -
Halifax - 1 £32,500 -
Hitchin - 1 £40,000 -

VB Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 107 (100.00%) VB
2 77 (71.96%) .NET
3 73 (68.22%) SQL
4 69 (64.49%) VB6
5 65 (60.75%) VB.NET
6 49 (45.79%) C#
7 47 (43.93%) SQL Server
8 39 (36.45%) ASP.NET
9 33 (30.84%) JavaScript
10 25 (23.36%) Degree
11 23 (21.50%) Windows
11 23 (21.50%) Microsoft
12 20 (18.69%) XML
13 18 (16.82%) T-SQL
14 17 (15.89%) SDLC
15 15 (14.02%) Finance
16 14 (13.08%) Telecoms
16 14 (13.08%) HTML
16 14 (13.08%) JSON
16 14 (13.08%) Unit Testing
17 12 (11.21%) Time Management
17 12 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
17 12 (11.21%) Java
17 12 (11.21%) CSS
17 12 (11.21%) MVC
18 11 (10.28%) jQuery
19 10 (9.35%) Oracle
20 9 (8.41%) XSLT
20 9 (8.41%) OO
20 9 (8.41%) PL/SQL

VB Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (0.93%) Apache
1 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.93%) NServiceBus
1 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (8.41%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.54%) MS Office
3 2 (1.87%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.80%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.93%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (43.93%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.41%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (7.48%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.61%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (5.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (5.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (4.67%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (3.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.74%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.87%) MS Access
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.80%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (1.87%) Subversion
4 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.93%) Bitbucket
General
1 15 (14.02%) Finance
2 14 (13.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.93%) Back Office
3 1 (0.93%) Banking
3 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (71.96%) .NET
2 39 (36.45%) ASP.NET
3 20 (18.69%) XML
4 14 (13.08%) HTML
4 14 (13.08%) JSON
5 12 (11.21%) CSS
6 11 (10.28%) jQuery
7 9 (8.41%) XSLT
7 9 (8.41%) WinForms
7 9 (8.41%) Ajax
8 8 (7.48%) Classic ASP
9 3 (2.80%) Software Packaging
9 3 (2.80%) WPF
9 3 (2.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (1.87%) WCF
10 2 (1.87%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (1.87%) ADO
10 2 (1.87%) Web Services
10 2 (1.87%) ActiveX
11 1 (0.93%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.74%) Client/Server
3 2 (1.87%) ASTM
3 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (21.50%) Windows
2 6 (5.61%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.93%) Android
4 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.93%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (15.89%) SDLC
2 14 (13.08%) Unit Testing
3 12 (11.21%) Time Management
3 12 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (11.21%) MVC
4 9 (8.41%) OO
5 8 (7.48%) Software Engineering
6 5 (4.67%) Scrum
7 4 (3.74%) ITIL
7 4 (3.74%) OOP
7 4 (3.74%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (3.74%) Workflow
7 4 (3.74%) Migration
7 4 (3.74%) TDD
8 3 (2.80%) BDD
8 3 (2.80%) Web Development
9 2 (1.87%) Mentoring
9 2 (1.87%) Information Management
9 2 (1.87%) Logistics
10 1 (0.93%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 107 (100.00%) VB
2 73 (68.22%) SQL
3 69 (64.49%) VB6
4 65 (60.75%) VB.NET
5 49 (45.79%) C#
6 33 (30.84%) JavaScript
7 18 (16.82%) T-SQL
8 12 (11.21%) Java
9 9 (8.41%) PL/SQL
10 7 (6.54%) Delphi
11 6 (5.61%) C++
11 6 (5.61%) VBA
12 4 (3.74%) XPath
12 4 (3.74%) PHP
13 1 (0.93%) VBScript
13 1 (0.93%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (23.36%) Degree
2 4 (3.74%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.87%) HL7
2 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (21.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.35%) Oracle
3 1 (0.93%) Sage
3 1 (0.93%) Solace
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