The median annual salary for a VB Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 847 855 873
Rank change year-on-year +8 +18  
Permanent jobs requiring a VB Developer 43 77 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.048% 0.078% 0.100%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.081% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 35 70 103
Median salary £40,000 £39,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.91% -1.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £33,850 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  

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 85544 95045 105654
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.95% 96.52% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 69856 80154 87088
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,500
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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +8 40 £40,500 +3.18% 5
East Midlands +18 10 £41,000 +2.50% 1
South East +28 8 £32,500 -13.33%
Nottinghamshire +6 8 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Nottingham +5 8 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Hampshire +10 5 £32,500 -7.14%
London +25 4 £46,250 -7.50% 3
Fareham +20 4 £32,500 -7.14%
South West -6 4 £37,500 -6.25%
East of England -9 4 £45,000 -
North West - 4 £42,500 -
Cambridge - 4 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £45,000 -
Berkshire +22 3 £45,000 -21.73%
Yorkshire -1 3 £35,000 -
West Midlands -9 3 £31,500 -16.00% 1
Hull - 3 £35,000 -
Edinburgh - 3 £37,500 -
Scotland - 3 £37,500 -
East Yorkshire - 3 £35,000 -
Leicestershire +16 2 £41,000 -
Staffordshire +4 2 £31,500 -16.00%
Devon - 2 £42,000 -
Cheshire - 2 £42,500 -
Somerset - 2 £37,500 -
Lichfield - 2 £31,500 -
Exeter - 2 £42,000 -
Bath - 2 £37,500 -
Slough - 2 £46,250 -
Manchester - 2 £42,500 -

VB Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 97 (100.00%) VB
2 78 (80.41%) C#
3 74 (76.29%) .NET
4 56 (57.73%) SQL
4 56 (57.73%) VB6
5 48 (49.48%) VB.NET
6 47 (48.45%) SQL Server
7 34 (35.05%) Windows
8 31 (31.96%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (27.84%) ASP.NET
10 23 (23.71%) T-SQL
11 21 (21.65%) SDLC
12 19 (19.59%) .NET Framework
12 19 (19.59%) Unit Testing
12 19 (19.59%) Crystal Reports
12 19 (19.59%) Visual Studio
13 18 (18.56%) WinForms
13 18 (18.56%) MVC
14 15 (15.46%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (14.43%) OO
15 14 (14.43%) ActiveX
16 12 (12.37%) Microsoft
16 12 (12.37%) Subversion
17 11 (11.34%) Scrum
17 11 (11.34%) WCF
17 11 (11.34%) Enterprise Software
18 10 (10.31%) MSBuild
18 10 (10.31%) Test Automation
18 10 (10.31%) CruiseControl
18 10 (10.31%) SharePoint

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 10 (10.31%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.22%) Apache
3 5 (5.15%) JBoss
4 4 (4.12%) IIS
5 3 (3.09%) CMS
5 3 (3.09%) WordPress
6 2 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.06%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.03%) Drupal
7 1 (1.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.12%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.06%) 3G
1 2 (2.06%) 4G
1 2 (2.06%) VoIP
1 2 (2.06%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.03%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (48.45%) SQL Server
2 19 (19.59%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (7.22%) MySQL
3 7 (7.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (6.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.15%) JasperReports
5 5 (5.15%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.06%) MS Access
6 2 (2.06%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.06%) Power BI
7 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.03%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.03%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 19 (19.59%) Visual Studio
2 12 (12.37%) Subversion
3 10 (10.31%) CruiseControl
3 10 (10.31%) MSBuild
4 8 (8.25%) TestComplete
5 6 (6.19%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (5.15%) Eclipse
7 4 (4.12%) TeamCity
8 3 (3.09%) Git (software)
9 2 (2.06%) JIRA
9 2 (2.06%) Mercurial
10 1 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (9.28%) Finance
2 3 (3.09%) Legal
3 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.03%) Law
4 1 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.03%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (76.29%) .NET
2 27 (27.84%) ASP.NET
3 19 (19.59%) .NET Framework
4 18 (18.56%) WinForms
5 14 (14.43%) ActiveX
6 11 (11.34%) WCF
7 10 (10.31%) HTML
7 10 (10.31%) Web Services
8 7 (7.22%) .NET Compact Framework
8 7 (7.22%) XML
9 5 (5.15%) WPF
10 4 (4.12%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (4.12%) CSS
10 4 (4.12%) Entity Framework
11 2 (2.06%) Ajax
11 2 (2.06%) AngularJS
11 2 (2.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (2.06%) jQuery
11 2 (2.06%) SOAP
12 1 (1.03%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.34%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (7.22%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.19%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (6.19%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.15%) User Experience
5 3 (3.09%) Spread Betting
6 2 (2.06%) Clustering
6 2 (2.06%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.06%) iPad
6 2 (2.06%) iPhone
6 2 (2.06%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.06%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 34 (35.05%) Windows
2 7 (7.22%) Android
2 7 (7.22%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.12%) Linux
3 4 (4.12%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.06%) Mac OS
5 2 (2.06%) Unix
5 2 (2.06%) Windows Phone
5 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (31.96%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (21.65%) SDLC
3 19 (19.59%) Unit Testing
4 18 (18.56%) MVC
5 15 (15.46%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (14.43%) OO
7 11 (11.34%) Scrum
8 10 (10.31%) Test Automation
9 8 (8.25%) Regression Testing
9 8 (8.25%) Software Engineering
10 6 (6.19%) Migration
11 5 (5.15%) E-Commerce
11 5 (5.15%) Information Management
11 5 (5.15%) Mentoring
11 5 (5.15%) Project Management
11 5 (5.15%) Translating Business Requirements
12 4 (4.12%) Functional Programming
12 4 (4.12%) IT Strategy
12 4 (4.12%) SOA
12 4 (4.12%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 97 (100.00%) VB
2 78 (80.41%) C#
3 56 (57.73%) SQL
3 56 (57.73%) VB6
4 48 (49.48%) VB.NET
5 23 (23.71%) T-SQL
6 10 (10.31%) Java
7 9 (9.28%) JavaScript
8 7 (7.22%) C++
9 5 (5.15%) VBA
10 4 (4.12%) Delphi
10 4 (4.12%) F#
11 3 (3.09%) PHP
11 3 (3.09%) PowerShell
12 2 (2.06%) VBScript
13 1 (1.03%) C
13 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.03%) Python
13 1 (1.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (7.22%) Degree
2 4 (4.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (3.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (12.37%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.19%) Oracle
3 5 (5.15%) Xamarin
4 4 (4.12%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.06%) Acronis
5 2 (2.06%) Adobe
5 2 (2.06%) Kofax
6 1 (1.03%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.03%) TIBCO
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