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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Visual Basic Developer
Rank 846 868 808
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -60
Permanent jobs requiring a VB Developer 50 72 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.060% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.064% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 45 65 69
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +10.76%

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
104431 113016 104618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.61% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 85383 91912 87037
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,000 £26,500
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 4 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 4 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 +13 49 £45,000 +25.00% 6
Yorkshire +19 15 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Surrey +33 12 £52,500 +31.25% 1
South East +9 12 £52,500 +34.61% 1
West Yorkshire +9 10 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Leeds +19 8 £45,000 +28.57%
Redhill - 8 £52,500 -
London +36 7 £38,750 -13.88% 3
North West -3 5 £47,500 +31.94%
East Midlands - 5 £42,500 -
Warrington +6 4 £47,500 +26.66%
Cheshire -2 4 £47,500 +26.66%
York - 4 £55,000 -
North Yorkshire - 4 £55,000 -
City of London +28 3 £50,000 -
West Midlands -6 3 £34,500 +15.00%
East of England +17 2 £40,000 +17.64% 1
Hertfordshire -7 2 £40,000 +17.64% 1
Leicestershire - 2 £42,500 -
Halifax - 2 £33,250 -
Birmingham -9 1 £40,000 +33.33%
Bolton - 1 £29,000 -
Chertsey - 1 £37,500 - 1
Guildford - 1 £37,500 -
Manchester - 1 £29,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £32,500 -
Hitchin - 1 £40,000 -
Stafford - 1 £29,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £32,500 -

VB Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 114 (100.00%) VB
2 89 (78.07%) .NET
3 83 (72.81%) SQL
4 74 (64.91%) VB.NET
4 74 (64.91%) VB6
5 55 (48.25%) C#
6 51 (44.74%) SQL Server
7 46 (40.35%) ASP.NET
8 35 (30.70%) JavaScript
9 25 (21.93%) Windows
10 24 (21.05%) Microsoft
10 24 (21.05%) Degree
11 22 (19.30%) XML
12 18 (15.79%) Finance
13 17 (14.91%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (13.16%) Telecoms
14 15 (13.16%) T-SQL
14 15 (13.16%) Oracle
15 14 (12.28%) Unit Testing
16 13 (11.40%) Time Management
16 13 (11.40%) JSON
16 13 (11.40%) HTML
17 12 (10.53%) Java
17 12 (10.53%) PL/SQL
18 11 (9.65%) CSS
18 11 (9.65%) MVC
19 10 (8.77%) jQuery
19 10 (8.77%) MS Excel
20 9 (7.89%) Classic ASP
20 9 (7.89%) Ajax

VB Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 (0.88%) NServiceBus
1 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (0.88%) Apache
1 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.26%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.63%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.88%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (44.74%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.02%) Crystal Reports
2 8 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (6.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (6.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.51%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.75%) MS Access
7 2 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.39%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.75%) Bitbucket
3 2 (1.75%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.88%) Subversion
General
1 18 (15.79%) Finance
2 15 (13.16%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.75%) Front Office
4 1 (0.88%) Back Office
4 1 (0.88%) German Language
4 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.88%) Banking
4 1 (0.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (78.07%) .NET
2 46 (40.35%) ASP.NET
3 22 (19.30%) XML
4 13 (11.40%) JSON
4 13 (11.40%) HTML
5 11 (9.65%) CSS
6 10 (8.77%) jQuery
7 9 (7.89%) Classic ASP
7 9 (7.89%) Ajax
7 9 (7.89%) WinForms
8 7 (6.14%) XSLT
9 3 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (2.63%) Software Packaging
10 2 (1.75%) .NET Framework
10 2 (1.75%) WCF
10 2 (1.75%) WPF
10 2 (1.75%) Web Services
10 2 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.88%) RabbitMQ
11 1 (0.88%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.51%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.51%) Client/Server
3 2 (1.75%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.88%) ASTM
4 1 (0.88%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 25 (21.93%) Windows
2 7 (6.14%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.88%) UNIX
4 1 (0.88%) Android
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (14.91%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (12.28%) Unit Testing
3 13 (11.40%) Time Management
4 11 (9.65%) MVC
5 8 (7.02%) Software Engineering
6 6 (5.26%) Scrum
6 6 (5.26%) Mentoring
7 5 (4.39%) Migration
8 4 (3.51%) Workflow
8 4 (3.51%) TDD
8 4 (3.51%) Risk Management
8 4 (3.51%) ITIL
8 4 (3.51%) OOP
8 4 (3.51%) OO
9 3 (2.63%) BDD
9 3 (2.63%) Web Development
9 3 (2.63%) Logistics
10 2 (1.75%) CRM
10 2 (1.75%) OOA/OOD
11 1 (0.88%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 114 (100.00%) VB
2 83 (72.81%) SQL
3 74 (64.91%) VB.NET
3 74 (64.91%) VB6
4 55 (48.25%) C#
5 35 (30.70%) JavaScript
6 15 (13.16%) T-SQL
7 12 (10.53%) Java
7 12 (10.53%) PL/SQL
8 8 (7.02%) C++
8 8 (7.02%) Delphi
8 8 (7.02%) VBA
9 5 (4.39%) PHP
10 3 (2.63%) Python
11 2 (1.75%) XPath
12 1 (0.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (21.05%) Degree
2 4 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) QA
1 1 (0.88%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 24 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.16%) Oracle
3 3 (2.63%) Sage
4 2 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.88%) Solace
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