The median annual salary for a VB Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 801 873 770
Rank change year-on-year +72 -103  
Permanent jobs requiring a VB Developer 51 77 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.060% 0.074% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.076% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 47 75 180
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,750 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.07% -18.75%  

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 82331 100795 104032
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.29% 96.38% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 68376 84445 84981
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +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 30 March 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 30 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
England +54 49 £37,500 - 11
South East +65 11 £35,000 +1.44% 3
East Midlands +14 8 £41,000 +2.50% 2
South West +27 7 £36,000 -6.49% 3
Hampshire +26 7 £35,000 -30.00% 2
North West -16 7 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Manchester - 7 £35,000 - 1
Yorkshire +29 6 £32,000 -1.53%
West Yorkshire +17 6 £32,000 -5.18%
London +55 5 £50,000 -
Nottingham +11 5 £45,000 +16.12% 1
Nottinghamshire +10 5 £37,500 -3.22% 1
Southampton - 5 £35,000 -
West Midlands +23 4 £37,500 +33.92% 1
Leeds +22 3 £39,000 +11.42%
Birmingham +21 3 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Leicestershire 0 3 £41,000 - 1
Bradford +8 2 £32,000 -1.53%
Wales +4 2 £28,500 +11.76%
Mansfield - 2 £37,500 -
Epsom - 2 £28,750 -
St Asaph - 2 £28,500 -
North Wales - 2 £28,500 -
Surrey - 2 £28,750 -
Denbighshire - 2 £28,500 -
Berkshire +41 1 £47,500 +53.22% 1
East of England +26 1 £42,500 +6.25%
Kent +21 1 £35,000 -26.31%
Hertfordshire +13 1 £42,500 +6.25%
Gloucestershire -2 1 £45,000 +16.88% 1

VB Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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 featuring VB Developer in the job title.

1 138 (100.00%) VB
2 118 (85.51%) .NET
3 113 (81.88%) C#
4 75 (54.35%) SQL
5 74 (53.62%) VB.NET
6 69 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 56 (40.58%) VB6
8 52 (37.68%) Windows
9 49 (35.51%) ASP.NET
10 40 (28.99%) .NET Framework
11 39 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
12 32 (23.19%) T-SQL
13 28 (20.29%) JavaScript
13 28 (20.29%) MVC
14 27 (19.57%) HTML
15 26 (18.84%) Analytical Skills
16 25 (18.12%) Degree
16 25 (18.12%) Visual Studio
17 24 (17.39%) MS Excel
18 22 (15.94%) OO
18 22 (15.94%) Crystal Reports
19 19 (13.77%) Finance
20 17 (12.32%) Subversion
20 17 (12.32%) XML
20 17 (12.32%) ActiveX
21 16 (11.59%) Software Engineering
21 16 (11.59%) Computer Science
21 16 (11.59%) jQuery
21 16 (11.59%) Microsoft
21 16 (11.59%) Scrum

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 14 (10.14%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.07%) IIS
3 6 (4.35%) Apache
3 6 (4.35%) WebSphere
4 5 (3.62%) JBoss
5 4 (2.90%) CMS
6 3 (2.17%) Umbraco
6 3 (2.17%) WordPress
7 2 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.72%) Drupal
8 1 (0.72%) EPiServer
Applications
1 24 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.45%) 3G
1 2 (1.45%) 4G
1 2 (1.45%) Intranet
1 2 (1.45%) VoIP
1 2 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (15.94%) Crystal Reports
3 11 (7.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (4.35%) MySQL
4 6 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.62%) JasperReports
5 5 (3.62%) MS Access
6 3 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.45%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.45%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.72%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 25 (18.12%) Visual Studio
2 17 (12.32%) Subversion
3 15 (10.87%) CruiseControl
3 15 (10.87%) MSBuild
4 5 (3.62%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.90%) TestComplete
6 2 (1.45%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.45%) JIRA
6 2 (1.45%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (13.77%) Finance
2 9 (6.52%) Legal
3 5 (3.62%) Law
4 2 (1.45%) Banking
4 2 (1.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (85.51%) .NET
2 49 (35.51%) ASP.NET
3 40 (28.99%) .NET Framework
4 27 (19.57%) HTML
5 17 (12.32%) ActiveX
5 17 (12.32%) XML
6 16 (11.59%) jQuery
7 15 (10.87%) CSS
7 15 (10.87%) WCF
8 14 (10.14%) Entity Framework
9 12 (8.70%) WinForms
10 9 (6.52%) AngularJS
10 9 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (6.52%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (5.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (5.07%) Web Services
11 7 (5.07%) WPF
12 6 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
13 5 (3.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 4 (2.90%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.84%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (11.59%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.35%) iPad
3 6 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.62%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.62%) Reinsurance
5 3 (2.17%) User Experience
6 2 (1.45%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.45%) Clustering
6 2 (1.45%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.45%) iPhone
6 2 (1.45%) NHS
6 2 (1.45%) Replication
7 1 (0.72%) Derivative
7 1 (0.72%) Equities
7 1 (0.72%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 52 (37.68%) Windows
2 14 (10.14%) Android
2 14 (10.14%) Apple iOS
3 7 (5.07%) Linux
4 4 (2.90%) Unix
4 4 (2.90%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.45%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.45%) Solaris
5 2 (1.45%) Windows NT
5 2 (1.45%) Windows Phone
5 2 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (20.29%) MVC
3 22 (15.94%) OO
4 16 (11.59%) Scrum
4 16 (11.59%) Software Engineering
5 15 (10.87%) Mentoring
5 15 (10.87%) Unit Testing
6 13 (9.42%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (7.97%) Asset Management
8 9 (6.52%) SDLC
9 8 (5.80%) Logistics
9 8 (5.80%) Translating Business Requirements
10 7 (5.07%) E-Commerce
10 7 (5.07%) TDD
10 7 (5.07%) Web Development
11 6 (4.35%) CRM
11 6 (4.35%) IT Strategy
11 6 (4.35%) SOA
12 5 (3.62%) Case Management
12 5 (3.62%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 138 (100.00%) VB
2 113 (81.88%) C#
3 75 (54.35%) SQL
4 74 (53.62%) VB.NET
5 56 (40.58%) VB6
6 32 (23.19%) T-SQL
7 28 (20.29%) JavaScript
8 15 (10.87%) Java
9 7 (5.07%) VBA
10 6 (4.35%) C++
10 6 (4.35%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.90%) Delphi
12 2 (1.45%) C
12 2 (1.45%) COBOL
13 1 (0.72%) PHP
13 1 (0.72%) Python
13 1 (0.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (18.12%) Degree
2 2 (1.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (3.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (4.35%) Control-M
Vendors
1 16 (11.59%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.52%) Xamarin
3 5 (3.62%) Oracle
4 2 (1.45%) Acronis
4 2 (1.45%) Adobe
4 2 (1.45%) IBM
4 2 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.72%) Kofax
5 1 (0.72%) Micro Focus
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