Period
to 24 June 2018

The median annual salary for a VB Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

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

Visual Basic Developer
UK
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1134 1105 1130
Rank change year-on-year -29 +25 -129
Permanent jobs requiring a VB Developer 52 96 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.055% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.058% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 46 88 149
UK median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,600 £24,200
90th Percentile £60,625 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 167,325 166,575 194,587
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.26% 96.24% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 135,823 137,165 163,448
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,091
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.97% +5.23%

VB Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured VB Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for VB Developer in the UK

VB Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for VB Developer in the UK

VB Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB Developer over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for VB Developer in the UK

VB Developer
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 24 June 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
England -51 48 £42,500 +13.33% 7
UK excluding London -52 33 £40,000 +6.67% 7
London 0 15 £52,500 +5.00%
North of England +8 13 £40,000 +14.29% 2
Midlands -10 9 £38,500 -4.94% 2
Yorkshire +28 8 £40,000 +23.08% 1
South East -7 7 £50,000 +42.86% 1
West Midlands +9 5 £42,500 +13.33% 1
North West -8 5 £40,000 +14.29% 1
East Midlands -7 4 £38,500 -6.10% 1
South West -15 2 - - 1
East of England -5 1 £50,000 +14.29% 1
Scotland -27 1 - -

VB Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, VB Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring VB Developer in the job title.

1 52 (100.00%) VB
2 38 (73.08%) C#
3 33 (63.46%) SQL
4 31 (59.62%) VB6
5 30 (57.69%) .NET
6 29 (55.77%) SQL Server
7 21 (40.38%) T-SQL
8 17 (32.69%) VB.NET
9 13 (25.00%) Windows
9 13 (25.00%) WinForms
10 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
11 9 (17.31%) Finance
11 9 (17.31%) HTML
11 9 (17.31%) JavaScript
11 9 (17.31%) Degree
12 8 (15.38%) Git (software)
12 8 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (15.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 8 (15.38%) XML
12 8 (15.38%) XSL
12 8 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 6 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (11.54%) Oracle
14 6 (11.54%) ActiveX
14 6 (11.54%) VBA
14 6 (11.54%) Back Office
14 6 (11.54%) Collaborative Working
15 5 (9.62%) Computer Science Degree

VB Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.92%) CMS
2 1 (1.92%) IIS
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (55.77%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.92%) MySQL
5 1 (1.92%) Power BI
5 1 (1.92%) QlikView
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 8 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (15.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Back Office
3 5 (9.62%) Law
3 5 (9.62%) Legal
4 2 (3.85%) Marketing
5 1 (1.92%) Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (57.69%) .NET
2 13 (25.00%) WinForms
3 9 (17.31%) HTML
4 8 (15.38%) XML
4 8 (15.38%) XSL
5 6 (11.54%) ActiveX
6 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET
7 4 (7.69%) WPF
8 2 (3.85%) CSS
8 2 (3.85%) JSON
8 2 (3.85%) WCF
8 2 (3.85%) Web Services
9 1 (1.92%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (9.62%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.85%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.85%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.92%) Replication
5 1 (1.92%) Robotics
5 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) Unix
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (11.54%) Collaborative Working
2 6 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (9.62%) SDLC
4 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (7.69%) Coaching
4 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 4 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (7.69%) Scrum
4 4 (7.69%) SOA
5 3 (5.77%) Migration
6 2 (3.85%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (3.85%) ERP
6 2 (3.85%) IT Strategy
6 2 (3.85%) MVC
6 2 (3.85%) UML
7 1 (1.92%) Analytics
7 1 (1.92%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.92%) Data Governance
7 1 (1.92%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 52 (100.00%) VB
2 38 (73.08%) C#
3 33 (63.46%) SQL
4 31 (59.62%) VB6
5 21 (40.38%) T-SQL
6 17 (32.69%) VB.NET
7 9 (17.31%) JavaScript
8 6 (11.54%) VBA
9 5 (9.62%) Java
10 3 (5.77%) C++
10 3 (5.77%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.92%) C
11 1 (1.92%) PHP
11 1 (1.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (17.31%) Degree
2 5 (9.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) GDPR
1 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.92%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle
3 1 (1.92%) Citrix
3 1 (1.92%) Google
3 1 (1.92%) Kofax
3 1 (1.92%) Tableau