The median annual salary for a VB Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 22 May 2017.

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
3 months to
22 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 811 873 829
Rank change year-on-year +62 -44  
Permanent jobs requiring a VB Developer 44 70 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.052% 0.071% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.074% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 39 64 148
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.28% -12.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 81753 94897 106080
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.23% 96.39% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67454 79728 86937
Median salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

VB Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 22 May 2017.

Salary histogram for VB Developer in the UK

VB Developer
Top 30 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 3 months to 22 May 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
England +42 41 £40,000 +6.66% 5
East Midlands +25 12 £45,000 +12.50%
South East +58 10 £33,750 -2.17%
Nottingham +11 9 £45,000 +12.50%
Nottinghamshire +11 9 £45,000 +12.50%
Hampshire +28 6 £32,500 -35.00%
South West 0 5 £38,750 +3.33%
North West -28 5 £35,000 +40.00%
Manchester - 5 £35,000 -
Yorkshire +12 4 £35,000 - 1
Fareham - 4 £32,500 -
Berkshire +33 3 £45,000 +45.16%
Leicestershire +7 3 £41,000 -
West Midlands 0 3 £37,500 +31.57% 1
Edinburgh - 3 £37,500 -
Scotland - 3 £37,500 -
London +33 2 £47,500 -5.00% 3
West Yorkshire +20 2 - -
Leeds +10 2 - -
East Yorkshire - 2 £35,000 - 1
Slough - 2 £46,250 -
Birmingham - 2 £37,500 -
Hull - 2 £35,000 - 1
Reading +23 1 £22,500 -27.41%
Shropshire +8 1 £55,000 +34.14% 1
Devon -3 1 - -
Exeter -9 1 - -
Gloucester - 1 £45,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 £32,000 -
Southampton - 1 £35,000 -

VB Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 featuring VB Developer in the job title.

1 111 (100.00%) VB
2 91 (81.98%) .NET
3 87 (78.38%) C#
4 58 (52.25%) SQL
5 56 (50.45%) VB.NET
5 56 (50.45%) VB6
6 53 (47.75%) SQL Server
7 46 (41.44%) Windows
8 30 (27.03%) ASP.NET
9 28 (25.23%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (24.32%) T-SQL
11 26 (23.42%) .NET Framework
12 23 (20.72%) Crystal Reports
13 22 (19.82%) MVC
14 21 (18.92%) Visual Studio
15 19 (17.12%) OO
16 18 (16.22%) Unit Testing
17 17 (15.32%) Microsoft
17 17 (15.32%) ActiveX
18 16 (14.41%) JavaScript
18 16 (14.41%) WinForms
18 16 (14.41%) Subversion
18 16 (14.41%) Continuous Integration
18 16 (14.41%) SDLC
19 14 (12.61%) MSBuild
19 14 (12.61%) CruiseControl
20 13 (11.71%) Scrum
20 13 (11.71%) HTML
20 13 (11.71%) WCF
20 13 (11.71%) 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 9 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.41%) Apache
3 5 (4.50%) IIS
3 5 (4.50%) JBoss
4 3 (2.70%) CMS
4 3 (2.70%) WordPress
5 2 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.80%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.90%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (6.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.80%) 3G
1 2 (1.80%) 4G
1 2 (1.80%) VoIP
1 2 (1.80%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (47.75%) SQL Server
2 23 (20.72%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (5.41%) MySQL
3 6 (5.41%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (4.50%) JasperReports
4 5 (4.50%) MS Access
4 5 (4.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.80%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.90%) Power BI
6 1 (0.90%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 21 (18.92%) Visual Studio
2 16 (14.41%) Subversion
3 14 (12.61%) CruiseControl
3 14 (12.61%) MSBuild
4 8 (7.21%) TestComplete
5 5 (4.50%) Eclipse
5 5 (4.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.70%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.80%) JIRA
7 2 (1.80%) Mercurial
General
1 9 (8.11%) Finance
2 4 (3.60%) Legal
3 3 (2.70%) Law
4 2 (1.80%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (81.98%) .NET
2 30 (27.03%) ASP.NET
3 26 (23.42%) .NET Framework
4 17 (15.32%) ActiveX
5 16 (14.41%) WinForms
6 13 (11.71%) HTML
6 13 (11.71%) WCF
7 10 (9.01%) Web Services
8 9 (8.11%) XML
9 8 (7.21%) jQuery
10 7 (6.31%) .NET Compact Framework
10 7 (6.31%) CSS
11 6 (5.41%) Entity Framework
12 5 (4.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (4.50%) WPF
13 3 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 2 (1.80%) Ajax
14 2 (1.80%) AngularJS
14 2 (1.80%) XSL
15 1 (0.90%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (10.81%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.01%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (6.31%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (5.41%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.50%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.60%) iPad
6 4 (3.60%) User Experience
7 3 (2.70%) Spread Betting
8 2 (1.80%) Clustering
8 2 (1.80%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.80%) iPhone
8 2 (1.80%) Replication
9 1 (0.90%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.90%) NHS
9 1 (0.90%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 46 (41.44%) Windows
2 11 (9.91%) Android
2 11 (9.91%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.50%) Linux
4 3 (2.70%) Unix
4 3 (2.70%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.80%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.80%) Windows Phone
5 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.90%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (25.23%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (19.82%) MVC
3 19 (17.12%) OO
4 18 (16.22%) Unit Testing
5 16 (14.41%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (14.41%) SDLC
6 13 (11.71%) Scrum
7 9 (8.11%) Software Engineering
8 8 (7.21%) Regression Testing
8 8 (7.21%) Test Automation
9 7 (6.31%) CRM
10 6 (5.41%) Asset Management
10 6 (5.41%) IT Strategy
10 6 (5.41%) Migration
10 6 (5.41%) SOA
11 5 (4.50%) Information Management
11 5 (4.50%) Mentoring
11 5 (4.50%) Project Management
11 5 (4.50%) Translating Business Requirements
11 5 (4.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 111 (100.00%) VB
2 87 (78.38%) C#
3 58 (52.25%) SQL
4 56 (50.45%) VB.NET
4 56 (50.45%) VB6
5 27 (24.32%) T-SQL
6 16 (14.41%) JavaScript
7 11 (9.91%) Java
8 8 (7.21%) VBA
9 6 (5.41%) C++
10 4 (3.60%) Delphi
11 2 (1.80%) PHP
11 2 (1.80%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.90%) C
12 1 (0.90%) COBOL
12 1 (0.90%) Python
12 1 (0.90%) Ruby
12 1 (0.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (11.71%) Degree
2 1 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (0.90%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (4.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.90%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 17 (15.32%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.21%) Xamarin
3 3 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.80%) Acronis
4 2 (1.80%) Adobe
4 2 (1.80%) Kofax
4 2 (1.80%) Oracle
5 1 (0.90%) Micro Focus
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