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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 44 40 41
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing VB 22 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 4.27% 1.82% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.61% 4.11% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 1
Average salary £38,000 £36,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +30.90%
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
289 146 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 56.12% 44.24% 38.51%
Number of salaries quoted 256 100 92
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 July 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Bradford

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 41 (93.18%) C#
2 38 (86.36%) .NET
3 35 (79.55%) SQL Server
4 26 (59.09%) Visual Studio
4 26 (59.09%) ASP.NET
5 24 (54.55%) MVC
6 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
6 19 (43.18%) Windows
6 19 (43.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (43.18%) .NET Framework
7 18 (40.91%) T-SQL
8 17 (38.64%) SQL
8 17 (38.64%) Entity Framework
9 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (34.09%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (29.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (25.00%) VB6
11 11 (25.00%) Scrum
12 10 (22.73%) JavaScript
12 10 (22.73%) VB.NET
13 7 (15.91%) IIS
13 7 (15.91%) Web Services
13 7 (15.91%) XML
14 6 (13.64%) WCF
14 6 (13.64%) Relational Database
14 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
15 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2000

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (15.91%) IIS
2 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (79.55%) SQL Server
2 19 (43.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (29.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (13.64%) Relational Database
5 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.27%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 26 (59.09%) Visual Studio
2 15 (34.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.55%) ReSharper
3 2 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.27%) Toad
4 1 (2.27%) JMeter
4 1 (2.27%) JIRA
4 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (72.73%) Developer
2 21 (47.73%) .NET Developer
3 12 (27.27%) Programmer
4 8 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 7 (15.91%) C# Developer
5 7 (15.91%) Systems Programmer
6 6 (13.64%) Analyst
7 5 (11.36%) Analyst Programmer
8 4 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (9.09%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.55%) VB.NET Developer
9 2 (4.55%) VB Developer
9 2 (4.55%) MI Developer
10 1 (2.27%) C# Application Developer
10 1 (2.27%) C# Software Developer
10 1 (2.27%) Analyst Developer
10 1 (2.27%) Senior C# Developer
10 1 (2.27%) Senior DBA
10 1 (2.27%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (86.36%) .NET
2 26 (59.09%) ASP.NET
3 19 (43.18%) .NET Framework
4 17 (38.64%) Entity Framework
5 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (15.91%) Web Services
6 7 (15.91%) XML
7 6 (13.64%) WCF
8 5 (11.36%) HTML
8 5 (11.36%) Classic ASP
9 4 (9.09%) WPF
9 4 (9.09%) WinForms
9 4 (9.09%) jQuery
9 4 (9.09%) JSON
9 4 (9.09%) CSS
9 4 (9.09%) HTML5
9 4 (9.09%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (2.27%) SOAP
10 1 (2.27%) FreeMarker
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 19 (43.18%) Windows
2 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (9.09%) Android
3 4 (9.09%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (54.55%) MVC
2 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (25.00%) Scrum
4 5 (11.36%) Data Analysis
5 4 (9.09%) Android Development
5 4 (9.09%) iOS Development
5 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.82%) OO
7 2 (4.55%) ITIL
7 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.55%) Coaching
7 2 (4.55%) SDLC
7 2 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.27%) Change Control
8 1 (2.27%) Analytics
8 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.27%) SOA
8 1 (2.27%) Change Management
8 1 (2.27%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (93.18%) C#
2 18 (40.91%) T-SQL
3 17 (38.64%) SQL
4 11 (25.00%) VB6
5 10 (22.73%) VB.NET
5 10 (22.73%) JavaScript
6 4 (9.09%) Delphi
7 1 (2.27%) Java
7 1 (2.27%) C++
7 1 (2.27%) Perl
7 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.27%) VBScript
7 1 (2.27%) VBA
7 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.27%) XPath
7 1 (2.27%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
1 2 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) IBM
Bradford
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