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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South West / Devon
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 30 41
Rank change year-on-year -15 +11  
Permanent jobs citing VB 10 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.72% 7.34% 4.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.05% 9.63% 7.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 15
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,750 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £38,850 £37,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  

VB is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Devon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 247 218 204
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 67.12% 76.22% 55.43%
Number of salaries quoted 230 198 181
Median salary £37,500 £33,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.94% -4.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,000 £53,250
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon citing VB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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

VB
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB in Devon over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VB in Devon

VB
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Devon region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -16 4 £35,000 +1.44% 4
VB
South West

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 29 (87.88%) SQL Server
2 23 (69.70%) Visual Studio
3 19 (57.58%) SQL
4 17 (51.52%) .NET
5 16 (48.48%) VBScript
5 16 (48.48%) C#
6 14 (42.42%) Windows
6 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
6 14 (42.42%) Active Directory
6 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (42.42%) Windows Server
7 13 (39.39%) VBA
8 12 (36.36%) MS Office
8 12 (36.36%) Windows XP
8 12 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
8 12 (36.36%) Windows 8
8 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (30.30%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (30.30%) Driving Licence
10 9 (27.27%) SharePoint
11 8 (24.24%) PRINCE2
11 8 (24.24%) MVC
11 8 (24.24%) ITIL
11 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
11 8 (24.24%) SharePoint 2013
11 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (18.18%) Entity Framework
13 6 (18.18%) .NET Framework

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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 8 (24.24%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
4 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (9.09%) IIS
5 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 12 (36.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) Internet
2 2 (6.06%) Ethernet
2 2 (6.06%) PBX
2 2 (6.06%) RS-232
2 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.06%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (87.88%) SQL Server
2 12 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (30.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
5 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (3.03%) Power BI
7 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (69.70%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 2 (6.06%) Electronics
2 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Developer
2 16 (48.48%) .NET Developer
3 14 (42.42%) Analyst
3 14 (42.42%) IT Analyst
4 12 (36.36%) IT Support
4 12 (36.36%) IT Support Analyst
4 12 (36.36%) Support Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Internet Developer
5 3 (9.09%) VB Scripter
6 2 (6.06%) Active Directory Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Active Directory Support
6 2 (6.06%) Active Directory Support Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Server Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Server Support
6 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Support Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (51.52%) .NET
2 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
3 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (18.18%) .NET Framework
4 6 (18.18%) Entity Framework
5 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (12.12%) HTML
7 3 (9.09%) Ajax
7 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 3 (9.09%) Code First Entity Framework
7 3 (9.09%) CSS
7 3 (9.09%) jQuery
7 3 (9.09%) Node.js
7 3 (9.09%) RESTful
7 3 (9.09%) WCF
8 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (6.06%) Classic ASP
8 2 (6.06%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (6.06%) Web Services
8 2 (6.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Driving Licence
2 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.06%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.03%) iPad
5 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) Windows
1 14 (42.42%) Windows Server
1 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (36.36%) Windows 8
2 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
2 12 (36.36%) Windows XP
3 4 (12.12%) Windows 10
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) ITIL
1 8 (24.24%) MVC
1 8 (24.24%) PRINCE2
2 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.09%) BDD
3 3 (9.09%) ERP
3 3 (9.09%) SDLC
3 3 (9.09%) TDD
3 3 (9.09%) Web Application Development
4 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.06%) Physics
4 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.03%) Manual Testing
5 1 (3.03%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) SQL
2 16 (48.48%) C#
2 16 (48.48%) VBScript
3 13 (39.39%) VBA
4 6 (18.18%) VB.NET
5 4 (12.12%) C++
5 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
6 3 (9.09%) Ruby
7 2 (6.06%) C
7 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
7 2 (6.06%) VC++
8 1 (3.03%) Delphi
8 1 (3.03%) PHP
8 1 (3.03%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (42.42%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (6.06%) ISA Server
2 2 (6.06%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Malwarebytes
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) arcserve
2 2 (6.06%) Citrix
2 2 (6.06%) Dell
2 2 (6.06%) HP
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle
2 2 (6.06%) Webroot
3 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.03%) Veeam
3 1 (3.03%) Xamarin
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