Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South West > Devon
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 65 72
Rank change year-on-year +15 +7 -21
Permanent jobs citing VB 10 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.00% 1.69% 1.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.58% 2.54% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 10
Devon median annual salary £42,250 £40,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.97% +23.85% -17.20%
10th Percentile £39,075 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £45,925 £46,250 £35,375
South West median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -6.25% +6.67%

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 279 393 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 55.69% 66.39% 67.16%
Number of salaries quoted 233 356 464
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £39,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.46% +12.14% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,529 £23,573
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
South West median annual salary £44,250 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.93% +2.50% +3.90%

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
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB in Devon over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

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 6 months to 18 October 2018. 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 +19 8 £42,250 +4.97% 6
VB
South West

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for VB.

1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (80.00%) Xamarin
3 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (70.00%) MVC
4 7 (70.00%) C++
5 6 (60.00%) Java
5 6 (60.00%) PHP
5 6 (60.00%) SQL
5 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
7 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (30.00%) Power BI
8 3 (30.00%) MCPD
8 3 (30.00%) Time Management
8 3 (30.00%) ITIL
8 3 (30.00%) Delphi
8 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
9 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
10 1 (10.00%) Windows
10 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
10 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
10 1 (10.00%) ETL
10 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence

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:

Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (30.00%) Power BI
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Lead Developer
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Developer
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (30.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Lead .NET Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Lead C# Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Lead Software Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (30.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SSRS Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) LINQ
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Critical Thinking
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Presales
3 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) C++
4 6 (60.00%) Java
4 6 (60.00%) PHP
4 6 (60.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (30.00%) Delphi
7 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (10.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (30.00%) MCPD
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Xamarin
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft