The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 112 115 80
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -35
Permanent jobs citing VB 70 43 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.85% 1.54% 2.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.77% 2.91% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 65 41 56
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1858 1478 1345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 48.97% 53.09% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1551 1240 1210
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB
West Yorkshire

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 18 April 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Leeds

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 95 (71.97%) .NET
2 86 (65.15%) SQL Server
3 72 (54.55%) C#
4 71 (53.79%) SQL
5 68 (51.52%) VB6
6 66 (50.00%) VB.NET
7 64 (48.48%) ASP.NET
8 48 (36.36%) Microsoft
9 40 (30.30%) Oracle
10 32 (24.24%) JavaScript
11 27 (20.45%) MS Excel
12 26 (19.70%) VBA
13 24 (18.18%) MVC
14 21 (15.91%) T-SQL
15 20 (15.15%) ITIL
15 20 (15.15%) WCF
16 19 (14.39%) WPF
16 19 (14.39%) Windows
16 19 (14.39%) Java
16 19 (14.39%) Finance
17 18 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
18 16 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
18 16 (12.12%) Software Engineering
19 15 (11.36%) SQL Server 2005
20 14 (10.61%) ETL
20 14 (10.61%) HTML
20 14 (10.61%) VBScript
20 14 (10.61%) XML
21 13 (9.85%) Data Mining
21 13 (9.85%) Data Analysis

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.30%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (5.30%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (5.30%) IIS
3 6 (4.55%) OpenEdge
4 2 (1.52%) Tuxedo
5 1 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.76%) SAS
5 1 (0.76%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.76%) Apache
Applications
1 27 (20.45%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.55%) SPSS
3 5 (3.79%) MS Office
4 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (0.76%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.55%) SAN
2 2 (1.52%) HTTP
3 1 (0.76%) NAS
3 1 (0.76%) SSH
3 1 (0.76%) IPsec
3 1 (0.76%) VPN
3 1 (0.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (65.15%) SQL Server
2 18 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (11.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (9.85%) Data Mining
5 12 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (7.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (6.06%) MS Access
7 8 (6.06%) SQL Server 2000
7 8 (6.06%) Oracle Database
8 7 (5.30%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (5.30%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (3.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 5 (3.79%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (3.79%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (3.03%) Data Mart
12 2 (1.52%) QlikView
12 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (7.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (3.79%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.52%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.52%) JDeveloper
5 2 (1.52%) Toad
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.76%) WebSpeed
General
1 19 (14.39%) Finance
2 12 (9.09%) Retail
3 7 (5.30%) Marketing
4 5 (3.79%) Law
5 2 (1.52%) Legal
6 1 (0.76%) Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 71 (53.79%) Developer
2 30 (22.73%) Analyst
3 24 (18.18%) Applications Support
4 22 (16.67%) Applications Developer
5 16 (12.12%) MI Analyst
6 13 (9.85%) .NET Developer
6 13 (9.85%) Development Manager
6 13 (9.85%) Software Engineer
7 11 (8.33%) SQL Developer
8 10 (7.58%) Consultant
9 9 (6.82%) Software Developer
10 8 (6.06%) VB.NET Developer
10 8 (6.06%) SharePoint Developer
11 7 (5.30%) .NET Software Engineer
11 7 (5.30%) C# Software Engineer
12 6 (4.55%) C# Developer
12 6 (4.55%) Progress Developer
12 6 (4.55%) Business Analyst
12 6 (4.55%) Business Systems Analyst
12 6 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (71.97%) .NET
2 64 (48.48%) ASP.NET
3 20 (15.15%) WCF
4 19 (14.39%) WPF
5 14 (10.61%) HTML
5 14 (10.61%) XML
6 10 (7.58%) WinForms
7 9 (6.82%) CSS
8 5 (3.79%) REST
8 5 (3.79%) Classic ASP
9 4 (3.03%) Web Services
9 4 (3.03%) MSMQ
10 3 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (2.27%) jQuery
11 2 (1.52%) SOAP
11 2 (1.52%) XSLT
11 2 (1.52%) LINQ
11 2 (1.52%) Ajax
12 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (0.76%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.03%) Data Conversion
2 2 (1.52%) Thin Client
2 2 (1.52%) Fat Client
2 2 (1.52%) Mathematics
2 2 (1.52%) Statistics
3 1 (0.76%) GIS
3 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.76%) LIMS
3 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.39%) Windows
2 6 (4.55%) UNIX
3 2 (1.52%) Linux
3 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.76%) Debian
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (18.18%) MVC
2 20 (15.15%) ITIL
3 16 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (12.12%) Software Engineering
4 14 (10.61%) ETL
5 13 (9.85%) Data Analysis
6 12 (9.09%) ERP
7 10 (7.58%) Information Security
8 7 (5.30%) Data Modelling
9 6 (4.55%) OO
9 6 (4.55%) Statistical Analysis
9 6 (4.55%) Customer Segmentation
9 6 (4.55%) Statistical Modelling
10 5 (3.79%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (3.79%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (3.79%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (3.03%) SOA
11 4 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (3.03%) Performance Management
11 4 (3.03%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 72 (54.55%) C#
2 71 (53.79%) SQL
3 68 (51.52%) VB6
4 66 (50.00%) VB.NET
5 32 (24.24%) JavaScript
6 26 (19.70%) VBA
7 21 (15.91%) T-SQL
8 19 (14.39%) Java
9 14 (10.61%) VBScript
10 11 (8.33%) PL/SQL
11 5 (3.79%) Progress 4GL
12 4 (3.03%) C++
13 3 (2.27%) COBOL
14 1 (0.76%) C
14 1 (0.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) SpamAssassin
1 1 (0.76%) Postfix
1 1 (0.76%) Xen
1 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 48 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 40 (30.30%) Oracle
3 6 (4.55%) Minitab
4 4 (3.03%) Progress
5 3 (2.27%) Micro Focus
6 2 (1.52%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.76%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.76%) Infor
7 1 (0.76%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.76%) Citrix
7 1 (0.76%) BEA
7 1 (0.76%) Sage
7 1 (0.76%) Cisco
7 1 (0.76%) IBM
7 1 (0.76%) Cognos
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
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Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago