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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 38 34 45
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Permanent jobs citing VB 23 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 5.20% 3.87% 0.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.64% 8.90% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 2
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £24,377
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +74.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,200 £20,875
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £42,500 £27,878
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
182 146 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 41.18% 43.45% 52.26%
Number of salaries quoted 158 111 135
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 4 May 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Bradford

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 34 (94.44%) C#
1 34 (94.44%) .NET
2 26 (72.22%) SQL Server
3 25 (69.44%) SQL
4 20 (55.56%) ASP.NET
5 16 (44.44%) MVC
5 16 (44.44%) .NET Framework
6 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 12 (33.33%) Visual Studio
6 12 (33.33%) VB.NET
7 10 (27.78%) Web Services
7 10 (27.78%) XML
7 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
8 9 (25.00%) T-SQL
8 9 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (25.00%) VB6
8 9 (25.00%) WCF
8 9 (25.00%) Entity Framework
9 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (22.22%) ITIL
9 8 (22.22%) Windows
10 7 (19.44%) Delphi
10 7 (19.44%) WinForms
10 7 (19.44%) Apple iOS
10 7 (19.44%) Android
10 7 (19.44%) Android Development
10 7 (19.44%) iOS Development
11 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (16.67%) WPF
11 6 (16.67%) jQuery

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 5 (13.89%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (5.56%) PerformancePoint
6 2 (5.56%) Xcelsius
6 2 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.56%) ReSharper
3 2 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (83.33%) Developer
2 16 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 12 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 7 (19.44%) C# Developer
5 6 (16.67%) Programmer
6 5 (13.89%) Analyst Programmer
6 5 (13.89%) Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Applications Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Applications Support
8 3 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
10 1 (2.78%) VB.NET Developer
10 1 (2.78%) Senior C# Developer
10 1 (2.78%) Senior .NET Developer
10 1 (2.78%) Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (94.44%) .NET
2 20 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 16 (44.44%) .NET Framework
4 10 (27.78%) Web Services
4 10 (27.78%) XML
5 9 (25.00%) WCF
5 9 (25.00%) Entity Framework
6 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (19.44%) WinForms
8 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (16.67%) WPF
8 6 (16.67%) jQuery
8 6 (16.67%) HTML5
8 6 (16.67%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 6 (16.67%) CSS
8 6 (16.67%) JSON
8 6 (16.67%) HTML
9 5 (13.89%) Classic ASP
10 1 (2.78%) DCOM
10 1 (2.78%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Windows
2 7 (19.44%) Apple iOS
2 7 (19.44%) Android
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) MVC
2 8 (22.22%) ITIL
3 7 (19.44%) Android Development
3 7 (19.44%) iOS Development
4 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (13.89%) Data Analysis
6 3 (8.33%) Scrum
7 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.56%) Web Development
7 2 (5.56%) RAD
7 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.78%) Change Management
8 1 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (94.44%) C#
2 25 (69.44%) SQL
3 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 12 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 9 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 9 (25.00%) VB6
5 7 (19.44%) Delphi
6 2 (5.56%) VBScript
7 1 (2.78%) Perl
7 1 (2.78%) C++
7 1 (2.78%) C
7 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) Google
3 2 (5.56%) SAP
3 2 (5.56%) Business Objects