Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for VB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South West > Devon
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 55 39
Rank change year-on-year -14 -16 +37
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 29 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.40% 3.92% 5.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.63% 5.93% 8.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 16 37
Devon median annual salary - £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09% +10.00%
South West median annual salary £37,500 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -7.41% +8.00% +8.70%

VB is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 318 489 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 64.24% 66.17% 69.18%
Number of salaries quoted 283 440 400
Devon median annual salary £41,500 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.57% +4.48% +3.08%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £45,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +4.94% +5.19% +4.05%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing VB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for VB in Devon

VB
Salary Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB in Devon.

Salary trend for VB in Devon

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for VB.

1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (50.00%) Classic ASP
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft