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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 44 37 44
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing VB 12 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 2.93% 3.95% 1.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.32% 9.93% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 4
Average salary £32,500 £27,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.37% -12.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,800 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
190 141 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 46.34% 39.83% 48.00%
Number of salaries quoted 167 100 117
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 9 February 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Bradford

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 23 (95.83%) C#
2 21 (87.50%) .NET
3 19 (79.17%) SQL Server
4 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
5 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 12 (50.00%) SDLC
6 11 (45.83%) SQL
7 9 (37.50%) Degree
7 9 (37.50%) Finance
8 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 6 (25.00%) VB6
9 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
10 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (20.83%) Cognos
10 5 (20.83%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (20.83%) ETL
10 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
10 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (16.67%) Apple iOS
11 4 (16.67%) Android Development
11 4 (16.67%) iOS Development
11 4 (16.67%) Android
11 4 (16.67%) Software Delivery
11 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
11 4 (16.67%) Delphi
11 4 (16.67%) MS Access
11 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (4.17%) IIS
1 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
1 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SystmOne
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) SSL
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (79.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (16.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
1 1 (4.17%) JMeter
1 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
1 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Developer
2 12 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (29.17%) .NET Team Leader
3 7 (29.17%) C# Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Team Leader
4 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (20.83%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Lead .NET Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Lead Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Technical Leader
6 3 (12.50%) Technical Team Leader
7 2 (8.33%) Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Applications Developer
7 2 (8.33%) C# Application Developer
7 2 (8.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 2 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
8 1 (4.17%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (87.50%) .NET
2 12 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
4 4 (16.67%) WinForms
5 1 (4.17%) CSS
5 1 (4.17%) FreeMarker
5 1 (4.17%) HTML
5 1 (4.17%) J2EE
5 1 (4.17%) jQuery
5 1 (4.17%) SOAP
5 1 (4.17%) Web Services
5 1 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (4.17%) XML
5 1 (4.17%) XSD
5 1 (4.17%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Android
1 4 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (50.00%) SDLC
2 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (20.83%) ETL
3 4 (16.67%) Android Development
3 4 (16.67%) iOS Development
3 4 (16.67%) Software Delivery
3 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) Feature Driven Development
5 2 (8.33%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) Analytics
6 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.17%) SOA
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) C#
2 11 (45.83%) SQL
3 6 (25.00%) VB6
4 4 (16.67%) Delphi
4 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.17%) C++
7 1 (4.17%) Groovy
7 1 (4.17%) Java
7 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.17%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Cognos
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) IBM