The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Visual Basic Developer
Rank 797 755 807
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a VB Developer 84 115 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.11% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.11% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 76 108 79
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,100 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109888 102187 111746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.37% 94.26% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 89595 84579 95723
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

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 1 August 2014 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 1 August 2014. 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 -80 83 £35,000 - 8
South East -4 25 £35,000 +7.69% 3
West Midlands +11 11 £31,250 -16.66%
East Sussex -22 11 £35,000 - 1
Brighton - 11 £35,000 - 1
London -34 10 £51,250 +13.88% 1
East of England -21 9 £41,250 +17.85% 2
Yorkshire -40 9 £35,000 +7.69% 1
North West -15 8 £30,000 -16.66% 1
Oxfordshire - 7 £42,500 - 1
Birmingham - 7 £30,000 -
South West -16 6 £35,000 -2.09%
Lancashire -6 5 £30,000 -21.05%
West Yorkshire -51 5 £35,500 +9.23% 1
Chorley - 5 £30,000 -
Nottinghamshire +8 4 £35,000 +22.80%
Milton Keynes -3 4 £28,000 +33.33%
East Midlands -15 4 £35,000 +3.70%
Buckinghamshire -16 4 £28,000 +1.81%
Cambridgeshire - 4 £45,000 - 2
Cambridge - 4 £45,000 - 2
Preston +5 3 £30,000 -18.91%
Nottingham +1 3 £35,000 +22.80%
Dorset -3 3 £35,000 -2.09%
Cheshire -10 3 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Bournemouth -13 3 £35,000 -2.09%
Warrington -19 3 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Hertfordshire -29 3 £33,750 -
Leeds -43 3 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Solihull - 3 £37,500 -

VB Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

1 155 (100.00%) VB
2 135 (87.10%) .NET
3 110 (70.97%) VB6
4 97 (62.58%) VB.NET
5 93 (60.00%) SQL
6 88 (56.77%) SQL Server
7 86 (55.48%) C#
8 49 (31.61%) ASP.NET
9 39 (25.16%) .NET Framework
10 32 (20.65%) Microsoft
11 29 (18.71%) SQL Server 2008
12 27 (17.42%) HTML
12 27 (17.42%) XML
12 27 (17.42%) Windows
13 23 (14.84%) Finance
14 19 (12.26%) MS Excel
14 19 (12.26%) JavaScript
15 16 (10.32%) Crystal Reports
15 16 (10.32%) Oracle
16 15 (9.68%) OO
16 15 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
17 14 (9.03%) OOP
17 14 (9.03%) Visual Studio
18 13 (8.39%) Scrum
19 12 (7.74%) T-SQL
19 12 (7.74%) SQL Server 2005
20 11 (7.10%) Computer Science
20 11 (7.10%) Team Foundation Server
20 11 (7.10%) CSS
20 11 (7.10%) MVC

VB Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 8 (5.16%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.23%) IIS
3 4 (2.58%) MODX
4 1 (0.65%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (12.26%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) Trello
1 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.94%) Internet
2 2 (1.29%) Intranet
3 1 (0.65%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (56.77%) SQL Server
2 29 (18.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (10.32%) Crystal Reports
4 12 (7.74%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (5.81%) SQL Server 2000
7 8 (5.16%) MySQL
8 6 (3.87%) Oracle Database
9 5 (3.23%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (1.94%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.65%) ActiveReports
12 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.65%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.65%) DTS
12 1 (0.65%) MS Access
12 1 (0.65%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 1 (0.65%) Oracle9i Database
12 1 (0.65%) Informix
12 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 14 (9.03%) Visual Studio
2 11 (7.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.23%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.58%) Subversion
4 4 (2.58%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (2.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (1.94%) TestComplete
5 3 (1.94%) MSBuild
5 3 (1.94%) CruiseControl
6 2 (1.29%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.65%) NUnit
General
1 23 (14.84%) Finance
2 5 (3.23%) Billing
3 4 (2.58%) Aerospace
4 3 (1.94%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.94%) Retail
5 2 (1.29%) Banking
5 2 (1.29%) Legal
6 1 (0.65%) Marketing
6 1 (0.65%) Advertising
6 1 (0.65%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (87.10%) .NET
2 49 (31.61%) ASP.NET
3 39 (25.16%) .NET Framework
4 27 (17.42%) HTML
4 27 (17.42%) XML
5 11 (7.10%) CSS
6 9 (5.81%) Web Services
6 9 (5.81%) ActiveX
6 9 (5.81%) WinForms
7 8 (5.16%) XSLT
7 8 (5.16%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (3.87%) ODBC
8 6 (3.87%) Silverlight
9 5 (3.23%) ADO
10 4 (2.58%) Classic ASP
10 4 (2.58%) SOAP
10 4 (2.58%) WSDL
10 4 (2.58%) WPF
10 4 (2.58%) HTML5
11 3 (1.94%) .NET Compact Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.10%) Computer Science
2 7 (4.52%) Mathematics
3 4 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.94%) SWIFT
4 3 (1.94%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.94%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.29%) AS400
6 1 (0.65%) Kindle
6 1 (0.65%) Economics
6 1 (0.65%) Statistics
6 1 (0.65%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.65%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 27 (17.42%) Windows
2 9 (5.81%) Android
3 1 (0.65%) Linux
3 1 (0.65%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (9.68%) OO
1 15 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (9.03%) OOP
3 13 (8.39%) Scrum
4 11 (7.10%) MVC
5 10 (6.45%) Software Engineering
6 8 (5.16%) Migration
7 7 (4.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (3.87%) CRM
8 6 (3.87%) OOD
8 6 (3.87%) Release Management
8 6 (3.87%) Unit Testing
8 6 (3.87%) Web Development
8 6 (3.87%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (3.23%) BDD
9 5 (3.23%) Software Testing
9 5 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (3.23%) Risk Management
9 5 (3.23%) TDD
10 4 (2.58%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 155 (100.00%) VB
2 110 (70.97%) VB6
3 97 (62.58%) VB.NET
4 93 (60.00%) SQL
5 86 (55.48%) C#
6 19 (12.26%) JavaScript
7 12 (7.74%) T-SQL
8 10 (6.45%) VBA
9 7 (4.52%) VBScript
9 7 (4.52%) PL/SQL
10 5 (3.23%) PHP
11 2 (1.29%) Java
12 1 (0.65%) C++
12 1 (0.65%) C
12 1 (0.65%) XAML
12 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (4.52%) Degree
2 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.45%) QA
2 2 (1.29%) SLA
3 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 32 (20.65%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.32%) Oracle
3 8 (5.16%) Business Objects
3 8 (5.16%) DevExpress
4 7 (4.52%) Apple
5 4 (2.58%) HP
6 2 (1.29%) IBM
7 1 (0.65%) Macromedia
7 1 (0.65%) Telerik
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + share options, pension, health
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Brighton
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago