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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 131 113 61
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -52
Permanent jobs citing VB 47 81 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.34% 2.20% 3.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.59% 5.10% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 37 67 82
Average salary £37,500 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £22,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £37,500
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 Leeds region.

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1816 1587 1320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 51.86% 43.03% 50.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1466 1214 1068
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Leeds

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 63 (72.41%) .NET
2 50 (57.47%) SQL Server
3 48 (55.17%) VB6
4 44 (50.57%) C#
5 38 (43.68%) Microsoft
6 31 (35.63%) SQL
7 24 (27.59%) VB.NET
8 21 (24.14%) ASP.NET
8 21 (24.14%) OO
8 21 (24.14%) MS Excel
9 20 (22.99%) Software Engineering
10 17 (19.54%) MVC
10 17 (19.54%) Linux
10 17 (19.54%) JavaScript
10 17 (19.54%) PHP
11 15 (17.24%) WCF
12 14 (16.09%) ITIL
12 14 (16.09%) N-Tier
13 13 (14.94%) BusinessObjects
13 13 (14.94%) COM+
13 13 (14.94%) C++
13 13 (14.94%) Finance
13 13 (14.94%) WinForms
13 13 (14.94%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (14.94%) Team Foundation Server
13 13 (14.94%) Root Cause Analysis
13 13 (14.94%) Customer Segmentation
14 12 (13.79%) LAMP
14 12 (13.79%) HTML
14 12 (13.79%) Apache

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (13.79%) Apache
2 9 (10.34%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.90%) IIS
4 4 (4.60%) CMS
5 1 (1.15%) Node.js
5 1 (1.15%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) WebTrends
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.45%) Internet
2 1 (1.15%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (57.47%) SQL Server
2 13 (14.94%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (5.75%) Data Mining
5 3 (3.45%) QlikView
5 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.30%) MySQL
6 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.15%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (14.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (6.90%) Visual Studio
3 5 (5.75%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (4.60%) PowerBuilder
5 3 (3.45%) MSI
5 3 (3.45%) AdminStudio
5 3 (3.45%) JIRA
6 2 (2.30%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (2.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (2.30%) Toad
7 1 (1.15%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.15%) AccuRev
7 1 (1.15%) Subversion
General
1 13 (14.94%) Finance
2 9 (10.34%) Marketing
3 4 (4.60%) Law
3 4 (4.60%) Games
4 1 (1.15%) Banking
4 1 (1.15%) Retail
4 1 (1.15%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 42 (48.28%) Developer
2 20 (22.99%) Analyst
3 15 (17.24%) Applications Support
4 13 (14.94%) .NET Developer
4 13 (14.94%) Software Engineer
4 13 (14.94%) MI Analyst
5 9 (10.34%) Applications Developer
6 8 (9.20%) Applications Specialist
7 7 (8.05%) Information Analyst
8 6 (6.90%) Database Specialist
9 5 (5.75%) VB Software Engineer
10 4 (4.60%) VB6 Developer
10 4 (4.60%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (4.60%) Support Analyst
10 4 (4.60%) Web Developer
10 4 (4.60%) C# Developer
10 4 (4.60%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (4.60%) Applications Support Analyst
10 4 (4.60%) Senior Software Engineer
10 4 (4.60%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (72.41%) .NET
2 21 (24.14%) ASP.NET
3 15 (17.24%) WCF
4 13 (14.94%) WinForms
4 13 (14.94%) COM+
5 12 (13.79%) HTML
5 12 (13.79%) LAMP
6 11 (12.64%) REST
7 10 (11.49%) CSS
8 7 (8.05%) jQuery
9 6 (6.90%) XML
10 5 (5.75%) MSMQ
11 3 (3.45%) .NET Framework
11 3 (3.45%) Application Packaging
11 3 (3.45%) HTML5
12 2 (2.30%) XSD
12 2 (2.30%) XSL
13 1 (1.15%) Web Services
13 1 (1.15%) COM
13 1 (1.15%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.09%) N-Tier
2 8 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.60%) GIS
4 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.15%) Statistics
4 1 (1.15%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.15%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (19.54%) Linux
2 9 (10.34%) Windows
3 3 (3.45%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.45%) Windows 8
3 3 (3.45%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.30%) UNIX
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.15%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.14%) OO
2 20 (22.99%) Software Engineering
3 17 (19.54%) MVC
4 14 (16.09%) ITIL
5 13 (14.94%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (14.94%) Root Cause Analysis
5 13 (14.94%) Customer Segmentation
6 9 (10.34%) SOA
6 9 (10.34%) Project Management
6 9 (10.34%) Unit Testing
7 8 (9.20%) TDD
7 8 (9.20%) Migration
7 8 (9.20%) Separation of Concerns
8 6 (6.90%) SDLC
8 6 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (6.90%) Database Tuning
9 5 (5.75%) Predictive Modelling
9 5 (5.75%) Information Management
9 5 (5.75%) Customer Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 48 (55.17%) VB6
2 44 (50.57%) C#
3 31 (35.63%) SQL
4 24 (27.59%) VB.NET
5 17 (19.54%) PHP
5 17 (19.54%) JavaScript
6 13 (14.94%) C++
7 8 (9.20%) PowerShell
8 6 (6.90%) VBA
8 6 (6.90%) VBScript
8 6 (6.90%) Java
9 5 (5.75%) PL/SQL
10 4 (4.60%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.30%) C
11 2 (2.30%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.15%) Python
12 1 (1.15%) FQL
12 1 (1.15%) Ruby
12 1 (1.15%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (8.05%) Degree
2 6 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (3.45%) MCSE
4 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.15%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) ZENworks
1 3 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (43.68%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.34%) Oracle
3 5 (5.75%) SAP
4 4 (4.60%) VMware
5 3 (3.45%) Novell
6 1 (1.15%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.15%) Cisco
6 1 (1.15%) Citrix
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