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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 128 137 111
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -26
Permanent jobs citing VB 42 46 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.28% 1.26% 1.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.51% 2.59% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 41 40 35
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
1675 1779 1485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 51.18% 48.78% 56.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1423 1493 1208
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Leeds

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 61 (60.40%) .NET
2 59 (58.42%) SQL Server
3 50 (49.50%) C#
4 46 (45.54%) SQL
5 40 (39.60%) Microsoft
5 40 (39.60%) VB6
6 34 (33.66%) ASP.NET
7 33 (32.67%) MS Excel
8 29 (28.71%) VB.NET
8 29 (28.71%) WinForms
9 22 (21.78%) JavaScript
9 22 (21.78%) ITIL
10 19 (18.81%) Windows
10 19 (18.81%) OO
11 18 (17.82%) HTML
12 17 (16.83%) Finance
13 16 (15.84%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (15.84%) XML
14 15 (14.85%) Business Objects
14 15 (14.85%) Customer Segmentation
15 14 (13.86%) Degree
15 14 (13.86%) MVC
16 13 (12.87%) T-SQL
16 13 (12.87%) SQL Server 2008
17 12 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
17 12 (11.88%) SQL Server 2005
17 12 (11.88%) SharePoint
18 11 (10.89%) Active Directory
18 11 (10.89%) Java
19 10 (9.90%) VBScript

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (11.88%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.93%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (2.97%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.99%) SAS
4 1 (0.99%) Apache
4 1 (0.99%) IIS
Applications
1 33 (32.67%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.90%) MS Office
3 4 (3.96%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.98%) Intranet
1 2 (1.98%) Internet
2 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (58.42%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (11.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (7.92%) Data Mining
5 7 (6.93%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (6.93%) Oracle Database
6 6 (5.94%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (5.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (3.96%) QlikView
9 3 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.99%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 10 (9.90%) Visual Studio
2 8 (7.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (6.93%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (2.97%) MSI
4 3 (2.97%) AdminStudio
5 2 (1.98%) JIRA
5 2 (1.98%) AccuRev
6 1 (0.99%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.99%) Maven
General
1 17 (16.83%) Finance
2 7 (6.93%) Marketing
2 7 (6.93%) Retail
3 4 (3.96%) Games
3 4 (3.96%) Law
4 2 (1.98%) Automotive
4 2 (1.98%) Legal
5 1 (0.99%) Banking
5 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.99%) Front Office
5 1 (0.99%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 50 (49.50%) Developer
2 23 (22.77%) Analyst
3 19 (18.81%) .NET Developer
4 15 (14.85%) MI Analyst
5 14 (13.86%) Applications Support
6 10 (9.90%) VB Developer
6 10 (9.90%) VB6 Developer
7 9 (8.91%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (7.92%) Applications Developer
8 8 (7.92%) Information Analyst
9 6 (5.94%) DBA
10 5 (4.95%) Architect
10 5 (4.95%) Applications Support Analyst
10 5 (4.95%) Data Architect
10 5 (4.95%) Software Engineer
10 5 (4.95%) Support Analyst
10 5 (4.95%) Administrator
11 4 (3.96%) Senior Developer
11 4 (3.96%) Web Developer
11 4 (3.96%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (60.40%) .NET
2 34 (33.66%) ASP.NET
3 29 (28.71%) WinForms
4 18 (17.82%) HTML
5 16 (15.84%) XML
6 10 (9.90%) CSS
6 10 (9.90%) .NET Framework
7 6 (5.94%) JSON
7 6 (5.94%) Ajax
7 6 (5.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (4.95%) REST
8 5 (4.95%) jQuery
8 5 (4.95%) MSMQ
9 4 (3.96%) WCF
10 3 (2.97%) WPF
10 3 (2.97%) Application Packaging
11 2 (1.98%) DHTML
11 2 (1.98%) ADO.NET
11 2 (1.98%) Classic ASP
12 1 (0.99%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.93%) NHS
2 7 (6.93%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.97%) Statistics
4 2 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.99%) SCADA
5 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (18.81%) Windows
2 3 (2.97%) Windows 8
2 3 (2.97%) Windows 7
2 3 (2.97%) Linux
2 3 (2.97%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (21.78%) ITIL
2 19 (18.81%) OO
3 16 (15.84%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (14.85%) Customer Segmentation
5 14 (13.86%) MVC
6 10 (9.90%) Unit Testing
7 9 (8.91%) Use Case
7 9 (8.91%) Scrum
7 9 (8.91%) Software Engineering
7 9 (8.91%) Change Management
8 8 (7.92%) Web Development
8 8 (7.92%) Predictive Modelling
9 7 (6.93%) BDD
9 7 (6.93%) Project Management
9 7 (6.93%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (6.93%) TDD
9 7 (6.93%) ITSM
9 7 (6.93%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (5.94%) Migration
10 6 (5.94%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 50 (49.50%) C#
2 46 (45.54%) SQL
3 40 (39.60%) VB6
4 29 (28.71%) VB.NET
5 22 (21.78%) JavaScript
6 13 (12.87%) T-SQL
7 11 (10.89%) Java
8 10 (9.90%) VBScript
9 8 (7.92%) PL/SQL
9 8 (7.92%) PowerShell
10 7 (6.93%) PHP
11 3 (2.97%) VBA
12 1 (0.99%) C
12 1 (0.99%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (13.86%) Degree
2 8 (7.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.97%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.97%) MCSE
3 3 (2.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.99%) MCTS
4 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (10.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.97%) SCCM
1 3 (2.97%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 40 (39.60%) Microsoft
2 15 (14.85%) Business Objects
3 7 (6.93%) Oracle
4 6 (5.94%) SAP
5 4 (3.96%) VMware
6 3 (2.97%) Novell
7 1 (0.99%) Google
7 1 (0.99%) Cisco
7 1 (0.99%) Citrix
7 1 (0.99%) Teradata
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