Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South West > Devon
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 70 50
Rank change year-on-year +6 -20 +26
Permanent jobs citing VB 6 22 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 1.08% 2.79% 4.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.60% 4.21% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 27
Devon median annual salary £43,500 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.29% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £38,325 £26,500 £33,000
90th Percentile £46,750 £35,000 £42,500
South West median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +7.14%

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 375 522 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 67.32% 66.24% 60.91%
Number of salaries quoted 334 478 378
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,423 £21,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £47,500
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +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

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 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +7 4 £43,500 +16.00%
VB
South West

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) PHP
3 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (66.67%) Xamarin
3 4 (66.67%) User Experience
4 3 (50.00%) Power BI
4 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) C++
4 3 (50.00%) Delphi
5 2 (33.33%) HTML
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5

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 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (50.00%) Power BI
3 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) ASP Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (16.67%) Classic ASP
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) XHTML
3 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 3 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (50.00%) Delphi
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Xamarin
2 3 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft