The median annual salary for a VB Developer was £38,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Visual Basic Developer
England / South West
Rank 231 236 246
Rank change year-on-year +5 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a VB Developer 6 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.12% 0.26% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.27% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 7
Median salary £38,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.29% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £40,600 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.85% -12.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4852 5643 5821
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.63% 96.73% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4032 4653 4883
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

VB Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West that featured VB Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for VB Developer in the South West

VB Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for VB Developer in the South West

VB Developer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 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
Gloucestershire +4 1 £45,000 +16.88%
Somerset - 1 £36,000 - 1
Dorset - 1 £42,500 -
VB Developer
England

VB Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, VB Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring VB Developer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) VB
2 18 (94.74%) .NET
3 17 (89.47%) VB.NET
4 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (47.37%) Xamarin
4 9 (47.37%) Android
4 9 (47.37%) Apple iOS
5 8 (42.11%) WCF
5 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
6 7 (36.84%) SQL
6 7 (36.84%) T-SQL
6 7 (36.84%) Windows
6 7 (36.84%) Unit Testing
6 7 (36.84%) Entity Framework
6 7 (36.84%) .NET Framework
7 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (31.58%) VB6
7 6 (31.58%) WinForms
8 5 (26.32%) Scrum
8 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
8 5 (26.32%) SOA
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
8 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
9 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (15.79%) MVC
9 3 (15.79%) HTML
9 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
9 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
9 3 (15.79%) CSS

VB Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (5.26%) CMS
1 1 (5.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) .NET
2 8 (42.11%) WCF
3 7 (36.84%) .NET Framework
3 7 (36.84%) Entity Framework
4 6 (31.58%) WinForms
5 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
5 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (15.79%) CSS
5 3 (15.79%) HTML
6 2 (10.53%) ADO.NET
6 2 (10.53%) Ajax
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (10.53%) jQuery
6 2 (10.53%) JSON
6 2 (10.53%) Lambda Expressions
6 2 (10.53%) LINQ
6 2 (10.53%) SOAP
6 2 (10.53%) WPF
6 2 (10.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Android
1 9 (47.37%) Apple iOS
2 7 (36.84%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Unit Testing
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Scrum
3 5 (26.32%) SOA
4 3 (15.79%) MVC
5 2 (10.53%) Change Management
5 2 (10.53%) Data Conversion
5 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) VB
2 17 (89.47%) VB.NET
3 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) T-SQL
4 6 (31.58%) VB6
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.26%) C++
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Xamarin
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Software Solved
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago