The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 39 36 45
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs citing VB 26 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 5.00% 3.94% 2.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.45% 9.88% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 22 15 7
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,000 £39,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Programming Languages Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
275 162 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 52.88% 39.90% 57.63%
Number of salaries quoted 211 135 169
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 £23,700 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Bradford

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 30 (93.75%) SQL Server
2 29 (90.63%) .NET
3 28 (87.50%) C#
4 25 (78.13%) SQL
5 24 (75.00%) ASP.NET
6 17 (53.13%) MVC
6 17 (53.13%) .NET Framework
7 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
8 13 (40.63%) T-SQL
8 13 (40.63%) Web Services
8 13 (40.63%) XML
8 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
9 12 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (37.50%) CSS
9 12 (37.50%) Visual Studio
9 12 (37.50%) HTML
10 11 (34.38%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (34.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (31.25%) RAD
12 9 (28.13%) ITIL
12 9 (28.13%) SOAP
12 9 (28.13%) Banking
12 9 (28.13%) E-Commerce
12 9 (28.13%) Google
13 8 (25.00%) Web Development
13 8 (25.00%) WPF
13 8 (25.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
14 7 (21.88%) VB6
14 7 (21.88%) JSON

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 4 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (93.75%) SQL Server
2 11 (34.38%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (34.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (15.63%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (15.63%) Oracle Discoverer
4 5 (15.63%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (15.63%) PerformancePoint
4 5 (15.63%) Xcelsius
5 4 (12.50%) Informix
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.13%) SQLite
7 1 (3.13%) MySQL
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (28.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (90.63%) Developer
2 15 (46.88%) Software Developer
3 8 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Applications Support
5 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (12.50%) SQL Developer
6 3 (9.38%) SQL DBA
6 3 (9.38%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (9.38%) Programmer
6 3 (9.38%) Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) DBA
7 2 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (6.25%) VB Developer
8 1 (3.13%) C# Developer
8 1 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.13%) SQL Programmer
8 1 (3.13%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Applications Developer
8 1 (3.13%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (90.63%) .NET
2 24 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 17 (53.13%) .NET Framework
4 13 (40.63%) Web Services
4 13 (40.63%) XML
5 12 (37.50%) CSS
5 12 (37.50%) HTML
6 9 (28.13%) SOAP
7 8 (25.00%) WPF
7 8 (25.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 7 (21.88%) JSON
9 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (9.38%) HTML5
10 3 (9.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (9.38%) WCF
10 3 (9.38%) jQuery
11 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (3.13%) Silverlight
12 1 (3.13%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Replication
2 1 (3.13%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) MVC
2 12 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (31.25%) RAD
5 9 (28.13%) E-Commerce
5 9 (28.13%) ITIL
6 8 (25.00%) Web Development
7 6 (18.75%) ETL
8 4 (12.50%) OO
9 1 (3.13%) Scrum
9 1 (3.13%) OOP
9 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (87.50%) C#
2 25 (78.13%) SQL
3 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 13 (40.63%) T-SQL
5 7 (21.88%) VB6
6 5 (15.63%) VB.NET
7 2 (6.25%) C++
8 1 (3.13%) Java
8 1 (3.13%) C
8 1 (3.13%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (3.13%) XAML
8 1 (3.13%) VBScript
8 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 9 (28.13%) Google
3 6 (18.75%) Oracle
4 5 (15.63%) Business Objects
4 5 (15.63%) SAP
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