The first table below looks at the demand for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bradford region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 37 40 54
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Permanent jobs citing VB 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 1.58% 0.30% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.85% 0.78% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £38,500 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £27,500 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
Programming Languages Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
130 129 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 41.01% 39.33% 58.81%
Number of salaries quoted 91 97 188
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB
West Yorkshire

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

VB
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

VB Salary Trend in Bradford

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.

1 16 (88.89%) .NET
2 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 13 (72.22%) SQL
4 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 12 (66.67%) VB6
5 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
6 8 (44.44%) C#
7 7 (38.89%) HTML
7 7 (38.89%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (38.89%) jQuery
7 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (22.22%) VB.NET
8 4 (22.22%) Windows
9 3 (16.67%) Classic ASP
9 3 (16.67%) Java
9 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
10 2 (11.11%) WinForms
10 2 (11.11%) C++
10 2 (11.11%) C
10 2 (11.11%) VBA
10 2 (11.11%) Web Services
10 2 (11.11%) OO
11 1 (5.56%) Apache
11 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
11 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
11 1 (5.56%) WAN
11 1 (5.56%) VPN
11 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (5.56%) Cisco
11 1 (5.56%) Sage

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
1 1 (5.56%) IPsec
1 1 (5.56%) NAS
1 1 (5.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (38.89%) Crystal Reports
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (5.56%) Legal
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (38.89%) Team Leader
3 7 (38.89%) .NET Team Leader
4 3 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 3 (16.67%) VB Developer
5 2 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (11.11%) Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Case Management Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) .NET
2 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 7 (38.89%) HTML
3 7 (38.89%) jQuery
4 3 (16.67%) Classic ASP
4 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 2 (11.11%) WinForms
5 2 (11.11%) Web Services
6 1 (5.56%) XML
6 1 (5.56%) DOM
6 1 (5.56%) XSLT
6 1 (5.56%) DCOM
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
1 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Debian
2 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) OO
2 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
2 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.56%) MVC
2 1 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) VB6
3 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
4 8 (44.44%) C#
5 4 (22.22%) VB.NET
6 3 (16.67%) Java
7 2 (11.11%) C++
7 2 (11.11%) C
7 2 (11.11%) VBA
8 1 (5.56%) Perl
8 1 (5.56%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Postfix
1 1 (5.56%) SpamAssassin
1 1 (5.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco
1 1 (5.56%) Sage
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle