The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 112 113 112
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB 61 67 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.73% 1.79% 1.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.50% 3.67% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 57 62 43
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,050 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,500 £37,500
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 Leeds region.

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1745 1828 1496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 49.36% 48.81% 53.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1478 1532 1244
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

VB
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Leeds region.

VB Salary Trend in Leeds

VB
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Leeds

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 67 (63.81%) .NET
2 62 (59.05%) SQL Server
3 57 (54.29%) C#
4 55 (52.38%) SQL
5 42 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 38 (36.19%) ASP.NET
7 37 (35.24%) VB6
8 35 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 32 (30.48%) WinForms
10 27 (25.71%) Windows
11 24 (22.86%) ITIL
11 24 (22.86%) VB.NET
12 21 (20.00%) Finance
13 20 (19.05%) XML
13 20 (19.05%) OO
14 18 (17.14%) JavaScript
14 18 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
15 15 (14.29%) HTML
16 14 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
16 14 (13.33%) Degree
17 13 (12.38%) .NET Framework
17 13 (12.38%) Customer Segmentation
17 13 (12.38%) T-SQL
17 13 (12.38%) Business Objects
18 12 (11.43%) SharePoint
18 12 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
19 11 (10.48%) Active Directory
19 11 (10.48%) MVC
20 10 (9.52%) Java

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 12 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.95%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.95%) SAS
4 1 (0.95%) IIS
4 1 (0.95%) Apache
Applications
1 35 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.52%) MS Office
3 4 (3.81%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.90%) Intranet
2 1 (0.95%) Internet
2 1 (0.95%) LAN
2 1 (0.95%) WAN
2 1 (0.95%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.95%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (59.05%) SQL Server
2 15 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (8.57%) SQL Server 2000
5 8 (7.62%) Data Mining
6 7 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (6.67%) Oracle Database
7 6 (5.71%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (3.81%) QlikView
10 3 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.95%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 9 (8.57%) Visual Studio
2 7 (6.67%) Oracle APEX
3 6 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.86%) MSI
4 3 (2.86%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.95%) Maven
5 1 (0.95%) JIRA
5 1 (0.95%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.95%) AccuRev
General
1 21 (20.00%) Finance
2 9 (8.57%) Retail
3 5 (4.76%) Marketing
4 4 (3.81%) Law
4 4 (3.81%) Games
5 2 (1.90%) Legal
5 2 (1.90%) Automotive
6 1 (0.95%) Front Office
6 1 (0.95%) Back Office
6 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.95%) Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (47.62%) Developer
2 25 (23.81%) Analyst
3 22 (20.95%) .NET Developer
4 14 (13.33%) Applications Support
5 13 (12.38%) MI Analyst
6 10 (9.52%) VB6 Developer
6 10 (9.52%) VB Developer
7 9 (8.57%) Applications Support Analyst
7 9 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (8.57%) Support Analyst
8 7 (6.67%) Information Analyst
9 5 (4.76%) Data Architect
9 5 (4.76%) DBA
9 5 (4.76%) Applications Developer
9 5 (4.76%) Architect
10 4 (3.81%) Software Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) Web Developer
10 4 (3.81%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.81%) Administrator
10 4 (3.81%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (63.81%) .NET
2 38 (36.19%) ASP.NET
3 32 (30.48%) WinForms
4 20 (19.05%) XML
5 15 (14.29%) HTML
6 13 (12.38%) .NET Framework
7 7 (6.67%) CSS
7 7 (6.67%) Classic ASP
8 6 (5.71%) JSON
8 6 (5.71%) Ajax
8 6 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (4.76%) jQuery
10 4 (3.81%) WCF
11 3 (2.86%) WPF
11 3 (2.86%) REST
11 3 (2.86%) MSMQ
11 3 (2.86%) Application Packaging
12 2 (1.90%) ADO.NET
12 2 (1.90%) DHTML
13 1 (0.95%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.62%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.67%) Statistics
3 7 (6.67%) NHS
4 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.95%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.95%) SCADA
5 1 (0.95%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 27 (25.71%) Windows
2 3 (2.86%) Linux
2 3 (2.86%) Windows XP
2 3 (2.86%) Windows 7
2 3 (2.86%) Windows 8
3 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.95%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.86%) ITIL
2 20 (19.05%) OO
3 18 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (12.38%) Customer Segmentation
5 11 (10.48%) MVC
6 10 (9.52%) Use Case
6 10 (9.52%) Unit Testing
7 9 (8.57%) Change Management
7 9 (8.57%) OOP
8 8 (7.62%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (7.62%) Scrum
8 8 (7.62%) Predictive Modelling
8 8 (7.62%) Software Engineering
8 8 (7.62%) Web Development
9 7 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (6.67%) ITSM
9 7 (6.67%) E-Commerce
10 6 (5.71%) Customer Intelligence
10 6 (5.71%) Project Management
10 6 (5.71%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 57 (54.29%) C#
2 55 (52.38%) SQL
3 37 (35.24%) VB6
4 24 (22.86%) VB.NET
5 18 (17.14%) JavaScript
6 13 (12.38%) T-SQL
7 10 (9.52%) Java
7 10 (9.52%) PL/SQL
8 9 (8.57%) PowerShell
8 9 (8.57%) VBScript
9 6 (5.71%) PHP
10 3 (2.86%) VBA
11 1 (0.95%) C
11 1 (0.95%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (13.33%) Degree
2 9 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.81%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (3.81%) MCSE
4 3 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.95%) MCTS
5 1 (0.95%) MCSA
5 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.95%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.95%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.86%) SLA
2 1 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (10.48%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.81%) SCCM
2 3 (2.86%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 42 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.38%) Business Objects
3 7 (6.67%) Oracle
4 6 (5.71%) SAP
5 4 (3.81%) VMware
6 3 (2.86%) Novell
7 1 (0.95%) Teradata
7 1 (0.95%) Google
7 1 (0.95%) LANDesk
7 1 (0.95%) IBM
7 1 (0.95%) Sun
7 1 (0.95%) Dell
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £33527 per annum + Excellent Pension and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago