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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Visual Basic Developer
Rank 817 840 808
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a VB Developer 63 49 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.047% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.050% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 62 44 73
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%

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
99988 98266 105499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.82% 94.55% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83279 79377 90596
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +15 56 £42,500 +6.25% 17
South East -18 20 £47,500 +58.33%
London +18 16 £42,500 -19.04% 4
Surrey - 10 £40,000 -
West Sussex - 8 £47,500 -
Crawley - 8 £47,500 -
South West -3 6 £41,000 +2.50% 2
West Midlands - 6 £35,000 - 4
Yorkshire -6 5 £40,000 +37.93% 3
Guildford - 5 £37,500 -
Scotland +6 4 £20,000 -
Staffordshire - 4 £37,500 - 2
Glasgow - 4 £20,000 -
Redhill - 4 £52,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 4 £37,500 - 2
West Yorkshire -3 3 £42,500 - 3
City of London -5 3 £32,500 -38.09% 2
Devon - 3 £35,000 - 1
Dorset - 3 £47,000 -
Bournemouth - 3 £47,000 -
Exeter - 3 £35,000 - 1
North Yorkshire +10 2 £36,500 +25.86%
Leeds +8 2 £43,750 - 2
North West -10 2 £36,875 +2.43% 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £42,500 -
Portsmouth - 2 £57,500 -
Hampshire - 2 £57,500 -
York - 2 £36,500 -
Cheshire - 2 £36,875 - 2
Warwickshire - 1 £30,000 -

VB Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 125 (100.00%) VB
2 116 (92.80%) .NET
3 99 (79.20%) VB.NET
4 91 (72.80%) VB6
5 89 (71.20%) SQL
6 78 (62.40%) C#
7 64 (51.20%) SQL Server
8 63 (50.40%) ASP.NET
9 38 (30.40%) Oracle
10 31 (24.80%) JavaScript
11 29 (23.20%) PL/SQL
12 28 (22.40%) Windows
13 26 (20.80%) Finance
14 22 (17.60%) Agile Software Development
15 20 (16.00%) Microsoft
16 19 (15.20%) Crystal Reports
16 19 (15.20%) XML
17 16 (12.80%) T-SQL
18 15 (12.00%) HTML
18 15 (12.00%) .NET Framework
18 15 (12.00%) Mentoring
19 13 (10.40%) SQL Server 2008
19 13 (10.40%) Scrum
20 12 (9.60%) Migration
20 12 (9.60%) Visual Studio
21 11 (8.80%) CSS
21 11 (8.80%) Risk Management
21 11 (8.80%) Telecoms
21 11 (8.80%) SQL Server 2012
22 10 (8.00%) Mathematics

VB Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 4 (3.20%) CMS
2 2 (1.60%) IIS
3 1 (0.80%) Apache
3 1 (0.80%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (5.60%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.20%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.80%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (51.20%) SQL Server
2 19 (15.20%) Crystal Reports
3 13 (10.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (8.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (7.20%) Oracle Database
6 8 (6.40%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (5.60%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (3.20%) MS Access
9 3 (2.40%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (2.40%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (9.60%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.80%) CruiseControl
2 6 (4.80%) Subversion
2 6 (4.80%) TestComplete
2 6 (4.80%) MSBuild
3 5 (4.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.60%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.80%) Maven
General
1 26 (20.80%) Finance
2 11 (8.80%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.40%) German Language
4 2 (1.60%) Retail
4 2 (1.60%) Front Office
5 1 (0.80%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.80%) Legal
5 1 (0.80%) Advertising
5 1 (0.80%) Games
5 1 (0.80%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (92.80%) .NET
2 63 (50.40%) ASP.NET
3 19 (15.20%) XML
4 15 (12.00%) HTML
4 15 (12.00%) .NET Framework
5 11 (8.80%) CSS
6 7 (5.60%) ActiveX
6 7 (5.60%) jQuery
7 6 (4.80%) .NET Compact Framework
7 6 (4.80%) WPF
7 6 (4.80%) Classic ASP
8 5 (4.00%) Ajax
9 4 (3.20%) JSON
9 4 (3.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (3.20%) Web Services
9 4 (3.20%) XSLT
9 4 (3.20%) COM
10 3 (2.40%) Software Packaging
10 3 (2.40%) XSL
11 2 (1.60%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.00%) Mathematics
1 10 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (7.20%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.40%) SWIFT
5 2 (1.60%) NHS
6 1 (0.80%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 28 (22.40%) Windows
2 6 (4.80%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.80%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (17.60%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (12.00%) Mentoring
3 13 (10.40%) Scrum
4 12 (9.60%) Migration
5 11 (8.80%) Risk Management
6 10 (8.00%) OOP
6 10 (8.00%) OO
6 10 (8.00%) Time Management
7 7 (5.60%) MVC
8 6 (4.80%) Regression Testing
8 6 (4.80%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (4.00%) MVVM
9 5 (4.00%) Software Engineering
10 4 (3.20%) Data Management
10 4 (3.20%) ERP
10 4 (3.20%) Data Modelling
10 4 (3.20%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (2.40%) ITIL
11 3 (2.40%) Web Development
12 2 (1.60%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 125 (100.00%) VB
2 99 (79.20%) VB.NET
3 91 (72.80%) VB6
4 89 (71.20%) SQL
5 78 (62.40%) C#
6 31 (24.80%) JavaScript
7 29 (23.20%) PL/SQL
8 16 (12.80%) T-SQL
9 8 (6.40%) Java
9 8 (6.40%) C++
9 8 (6.40%) VBA
10 7 (5.60%) Delphi
10 7 (5.60%) PHP
11 2 (1.60%) VBScript
11 2 (1.60%) Python
12 1 (0.80%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (4.80%) Degree
2 3 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.60%) HL7
2 1 (0.80%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.80%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 38 (30.40%) Oracle
2 20 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.60%) Sage
3 2 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Exeter, Devon
MSM Software
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum up to £35,000 depending on experienc
Posted: 21 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago