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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 49 39 47
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs citing VB 9 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 2.04% 2.15% 0.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.15% 6.02% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 2
Average salary £35,000 £20,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -36.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,000 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £29,000 £34,300
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
217 133 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 49.21% 35.75% 64.06%
Number of salaries quoted 158 102 189
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £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 18 September 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Bradford

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (93.33%) C#
3 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
4 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 8 (53.33%) SQL
6 7 (46.67%) VB.NET
7 6 (40.00%) VB6
8 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
9 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
9 4 (26.67%) OO
9 4 (26.67%) Windows
10 3 (20.00%) Classic ASP
10 3 (20.00%) ITIL
10 3 (20.00%) Java
10 3 (20.00%) Web Services
10 3 (20.00%) WinForms
11 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (13.33%) C++
11 2 (13.33%) MVC
12 1 (6.67%) XAML
12 1 (6.67%) Scrum
12 1 (6.67%) OOP
12 1 (6.67%) DCOM
12 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
12 1 (6.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
12 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (6.67%) C

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (6.67%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) SQLite
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 4 (26.67%) VB Developer
4 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (13.33%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (13.33%) Programmer
5 2 (13.33%) Applications Support
6 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 3 (20.00%) Classic ASP
4 3 (20.00%) Web Services
4 3 (20.00%) WinForms
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (6.67%) DCOM
6 1 (6.67%) XML
6 1 (6.67%) DOM
6 1 (6.67%) XSLT
6 1 (6.67%) ADO.NET
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (6.67%) Silverlight
6 1 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) OO
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) OOP
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) VB.NET
4 6 (40.00%) VB6
5 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
6 3 (20.00%) Java
7 2 (13.33%) C++
8 1 (6.67%) XAML
8 1 (6.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (6.67%) C
8 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
8 1 (6.67%) VBScript
8 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
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