The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 119 133 141
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +8
Permanent jobs citing VB 35 49 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.34% 1.52% 1.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.52% 2.61% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 28 37 33
Median salary £39,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,025 £31,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,200 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
1387 1878 1641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 53.04% 58.12% 48.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1215 1551 1331
Median salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.79% +4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

VB Salary Histogram in Leeds

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for VB.

1 47 (82.46%) C#
2 45 (78.95%) .NET
3 26 (45.61%) VB6
4 24 (42.11%) ASP.NET
5 20 (35.09%) Windows
6 19 (33.33%) SQL
6 19 (33.33%) VB.NET
7 18 (31.58%) SQL Server
7 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
8 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (29.82%) MVC
9 15 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (21.05%) Web Services
10 12 (21.05%) OO
11 11 (19.30%) MS Excel
11 11 (19.30%) Scrum
12 10 (17.54%) JavaScript
12 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (14.04%) TDD
14 8 (14.04%) OOD
14 8 (14.04%) System Testing
14 8 (14.04%) Unit Testing
15 7 (12.28%) User Acceptance Testing
15 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (10.53%) Visual Studio
16 6 (10.53%) Finance
16 6 (10.53%) Legal
16 6 (10.53%) Oracle

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.77%) IIS
2 2 (3.51%) Apache
2 2 (3.51%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.51%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (19.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) SaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (3.51%) DNS
1 2 (3.51%) Firewall
1 2 (3.51%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (3.51%) LDAP
1 2 (3.51%) SSL
1 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.51%) VPN
2 1 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.26%) Snowflake Schema
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.75%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.75%) MS Access
6 1 (1.75%) MySQL
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.02%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 2 (3.51%) JIRA
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (10.53%) Finance
1 6 (10.53%) Legal
2 5 (8.77%) Law
3 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (66.67%) Developer
2 17 (29.82%) C# Developer
3 15 (26.32%) .NET Developer
4 10 (17.54%) VB Developer
5 9 (15.79%) Senior Developer
5 9 (15.79%) VB6 Developer
6 7 (12.28%) .NET Development Manager
6 7 (12.28%) Agile Development Manager
6 7 (12.28%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (12.28%) Development Manager
7 6 (10.53%) Applications Support
7 6 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (8.77%) Analyst
8 5 (8.77%) Applications Developer
8 5 (8.77%) Software Developer
9 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (7.02%) C# Application Developer
9 4 (7.02%) SQL Developer
9 4 (7.02%) VB.NET Developer
9 4 (7.02%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (78.95%) .NET
2 24 (42.11%) ASP.NET
3 15 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (21.05%) Web Services
5 6 (10.53%) CSS
6 5 (8.77%) HTML
7 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (7.02%) Middleware
7 4 (7.02%) XML
8 2 (3.51%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.51%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.51%) jQuery
8 2 (3.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (3.51%) WCF
9 1 (1.75%) Ajax
9 1 (1.75%) Entity Framework
9 1 (1.75%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (1.75%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 20 (35.09%) Windows
2 3 (5.26%) Linux
2 3 (5.26%) Unix
3 2 (3.51%) Solaris
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (29.82%) MVC
2 12 (21.05%) OO
3 11 (19.30%) Scrum
4 9 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (14.04%) OOD
5 8 (14.04%) System Testing
5 8 (14.04%) TDD
5 8 (14.04%) Unit Testing
6 7 (12.28%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (10.53%) Case Management
8 4 (7.02%) BDD
8 4 (7.02%) ERP
8 4 (7.02%) Kimball Methodology
8 4 (7.02%) Process Improvement
9 3 (5.26%) ITIL
9 3 (5.26%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.26%) Software Deployment
9 3 (5.26%) Web Development
10 2 (3.51%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (82.46%) C#
2 26 (45.61%) VB6
3 19 (33.33%) SQL
3 19 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 10 (17.54%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.77%) VBA
6 4 (7.02%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.26%) C
7 3 (5.26%) Perl
7 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.26%) Python
8 2 (3.51%) C++
8 2 (3.51%) Java
8 2 (3.51%) PHP
8 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.77%) Degree
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.75%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Sendmail
1 2 (3.51%) Snort
1 2 (3.51%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) MAILsweeper
1 2 (3.51%) MIMEsweeper
1 2 (3.51%) Nagios
1 2 (3.51%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (3.51%) Proventia
2 1 (1.75%) SCCM
2 1 (1.75%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.53%) Oracle
3 3 (5.26%) Dell
4 2 (3.51%) Blue Coat
4 2 (3.51%) BT
4 2 (3.51%) Cisco
4 2 (3.51%) Forcepoint
4 2 (3.51%) Intel Security
4 2 (3.51%) Juniper
4 2 (3.51%) Kaspersky
4 2 (3.51%) NetApp
4 2 (3.51%) Sun
4 2 (3.51%) Symantec
4 2 (3.51%) Tripwire
4 2 (3.51%) VMware
5 1 (1.75%) Cognos
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 4 days ago
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Capita
Posted: Yesterday
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Leidos
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Leidos
Posted: 18 days ago