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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Visual Basic Developer
Rank 854 834 790
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a VB Developer 38 80 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.068% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.072% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 37 72 103
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%

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
103461 110803 102664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.34%
Number of salaries quoted 85580 90507 85036
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 £67,500 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -23 37 £40,000 +14.28% 6
London +29 13 £43,750 -12.50%
South East +8 12 £41,250 +17.85% 1
Surrey - 8 £52,500 -
City of London +35 7 £54,000 +8.00%
East Midlands +6 6 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Nottingham +2 6 £40,000 +14.28%
Nottinghamshire -3 6 £40,000 +14.28%
Redhill - 5 £52,500 -
Hampshire +8 3 £40,000 +14.28%
Croydon - 3 £35,000 -
North West +4 2 £31,750 +5.83% 2
West Yorkshire +2 2 £26,000 -27.77%
Yorkshire -5 2 £26,000 -22.96%
Bradford -24 2 £26,000 -27.77%
Cheshire -1 1 £37,500 +20.00%
Warrington -1 1 £37,500 +20.00%
South West -18 1 £26,000 -25.71%
North East - 1 £26,000 - 2
Wiltshire - 1 £26,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £26,000 -
Scotland - 1 £26,000 -
Stockton-on-Tees - 1 £26,000 -
Rochester - 1 £32,500 -
Chessington - 1 £37,500 -
Chertsey - 1 £37,500 -
Merseyside - 1 £26,000 -
Kent - 1 £32,500 -
Marlborough - 1 £26,000 -
Liverpool - 1 £26,000 -

VB Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 89 (100.00%) VB
2 60 (67.42%) SQL
3 57 (64.04%) .NET
4 54 (60.67%) VB6
5 48 (53.93%) SQL Server
5 48 (53.93%) VB.NET
6 35 (39.33%) C#
7 31 (34.83%) ASP.NET
8 29 (32.58%) Degree
9 25 (28.09%) JavaScript
10 21 (23.60%) T-SQL
11 20 (22.47%) Microsoft
12 19 (21.35%) XML
13 18 (20.22%) Windows
14 16 (17.98%) Finance
15 14 (15.73%) JSON
15 14 (15.73%) Unit Testing
15 14 (15.73%) Telecoms
15 14 (15.73%) SDLC
16 13 (14.61%) Agile Software Development
17 11 (12.36%) MS Excel
17 11 (12.36%) Oracle
17 11 (12.36%) HTML
18 10 (11.24%) Java
19 9 (10.11%) CSS
19 9 (10.11%) WinForms
19 9 (10.11%) jQuery
20 8 (8.99%) XSLT
20 8 (8.99%) MVC
20 8 (8.99%) SQL Server 2000

VB Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (1.12%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 11 (12.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.37%) MS Office
3 2 (2.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (53.93%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.99%) SQL Server 2000
3 7 (7.87%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.62%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.12%) MS Access
6 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (5.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.25%) Subversion
General
1 16 (17.98%) Finance
2 14 (15.73%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.62%) Front Office
4 4 (4.49%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.12%) Back Office
5 1 (1.12%) Banking
5 1 (1.12%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (64.04%) .NET
2 31 (34.83%) ASP.NET
3 19 (21.35%) XML
4 14 (15.73%) JSON
5 11 (12.36%) HTML
6 9 (10.11%) CSS
6 9 (10.11%) WinForms
6 9 (10.11%) jQuery
7 8 (8.99%) XSLT
8 7 (7.87%) Ajax
9 6 (6.74%) ActiveX
10 5 (5.62%) Hibernate
10 5 (5.62%) Spring
10 5 (5.62%) Web Services
10 5 (5.62%) Classic ASP
10 5 (5.62%) NHibernate
11 4 (4.49%) WCF
11 4 (4.49%) LINQ
12 3 (3.37%) CSS3
12 3 (3.37%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.87%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.62%) Mathematics
2 5 (5.62%) Physics
3 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.25%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.25%) ASTM
5 1 (1.12%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.22%) Windows
2 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.12%) Android
2 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.73%) Unit Testing
1 14 (15.73%) SDLC
2 13 (14.61%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (8.99%) MVC
4 7 (7.87%) Workflow
4 7 (7.87%) Software Engineering
5 6 (6.74%) OO
6 5 (5.62%) Asset Management
6 5 (5.62%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (5.62%) Office Automation
7 4 (4.49%) Time Management
7 4 (4.49%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (3.37%) Scrum
8 3 (3.37%) TDD
8 3 (3.37%) Migration
9 2 (2.25%) Information Management
10 1 (1.12%) Logistics
10 1 (1.12%) Quality Management
10 1 (1.12%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.12%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 89 (100.00%) VB
2 60 (67.42%) SQL
3 54 (60.67%) VB6
4 48 (53.93%) VB.NET
5 35 (39.33%) C#
6 25 (28.09%) JavaScript
7 21 (23.60%) T-SQL
8 10 (11.24%) Java
9 5 (5.62%) C
9 5 (5.62%) VBA
9 5 (5.62%) Ruby
9 5 (5.62%) PL/SQL
9 5 (5.62%) Shell Script
10 4 (4.49%) XPath
11 3 (3.37%) C++
12 2 (2.25%) ANSI SQL
13 1 (1.12%) Python
13 1 (1.12%) Delphi
13 1 (1.12%) VBScript
13 1 (1.12%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (32.58%) Degree
2 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) HL7
2 1 (1.12%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (22.47%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.36%) Oracle
3 5 (5.62%) Sybase
3 5 (5.62%) webMethods
4 1 (1.12%) Solace
4 1 (1.12%) Sage
4 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
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