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 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 115 106 85
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -21
Permanent jobs citing VB 66 45 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.77% 1.62% 2.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.63% 3.02% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 61 42 50
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 £37,250 £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
1818 1489 1310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 48.84% 53.75% 55.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1517 1238 1185
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +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 24 April 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Leeds

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 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 87 (71.90%) .NET
2 79 (65.29%) SQL Server
3 66 (54.55%) C#
4 65 (53.72%) SQL
5 64 (52.89%) VB6
6 62 (51.24%) VB.NET
7 60 (49.59%) ASP.NET
8 43 (35.54%) Microsoft
9 37 (30.58%) Oracle
10 32 (26.45%) JavaScript
11 24 (19.83%) VBA
12 22 (18.18%) MS Excel
13 21 (17.36%) T-SQL
13 21 (17.36%) MVC
14 20 (16.53%) WCF
15 19 (15.70%) WPF
16 18 (14.88%) Java
17 17 (14.05%) ITIL
17 17 (14.05%) Finance
18 16 (13.22%) Windows
18 16 (13.22%) Data Warehouse
18 16 (13.22%) Software Engineering
19 14 (11.57%) Business Intelligence
19 14 (11.57%) HTML
19 14 (11.57%) VBScript
20 13 (10.74%) Data Mining
20 13 (10.74%) Data Analysis
21 12 (9.92%) Retail
21 12 (9.92%) SQL Server 2005
21 12 (9.92%) ETL

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 11 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.96%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (4.96%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (4.96%) OpenEdge
2 6 (4.96%) IIS
3 2 (1.65%) Tuxedo
4 1 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.83%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.83%) Apache
4 1 (0.83%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.96%) SPSS
3 5 (4.13%) MS Office
4 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Line 500
1 1 (0.83%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.96%) SAN
2 2 (1.65%) HTTP
3 1 (0.83%) IPsec
3 1 (0.83%) VPN
3 1 (0.83%) WAN
3 1 (0.83%) NAS
3 1 (0.83%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (65.29%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.22%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (10.74%) Data Mining
4 12 (9.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (8.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (8.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (5.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (4.96%) Oracle Database
7 6 (4.96%) MS Access
8 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (4.13%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (3.31%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (2.48%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (2.48%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 3 (2.48%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (1.65%) Data Mart
11 2 (1.65%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 10 (8.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (4.13%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (2.48%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.65%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.65%) JDeveloper
5 2 (1.65%) Toad
6 1 (0.83%) WebSpeed
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
General
1 17 (14.05%) Finance
2 12 (9.92%) Retail
3 7 (5.79%) Marketing
4 4 (3.31%) Law
5 2 (1.65%) Legal
6 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.83%) Advertising
6 1 (0.83%) Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (52.89%) Developer
2 26 (21.49%) Analyst
3 20 (16.53%) Applications Developer
3 20 (16.53%) Applications Support
4 14 (11.57%) MI Analyst
5 13 (10.74%) Development Manager
5 13 (10.74%) Software Engineer
6 11 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 11 (9.09%) SQL Developer
7 10 (8.26%) Consultant
8 8 (6.61%) Software Developer
9 7 (5.79%) VB.NET Developer
9 7 (5.79%) C# Software Engineer
9 7 (5.79%) .NET Software Engineer
9 7 (5.79%) SharePoint Developer
10 6 (4.96%) Progress Developer
10 6 (4.96%) Business Analyst
10 6 (4.96%) Business Systems Analyst
10 6 (4.96%) Systems Analyst
10 6 (4.96%) Database Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (71.90%) .NET
2 60 (49.59%) ASP.NET
3 20 (16.53%) WCF
4 19 (15.70%) WPF
5 14 (11.57%) HTML
6 10 (8.26%) WinForms
6 10 (8.26%) XML
7 9 (7.44%) CSS
8 5 (4.13%) REST
9 4 (3.31%) MSMQ
10 3 (2.48%) Web Services
10 3 (2.48%) Classic ASP
10 3 (2.48%) jQuery
10 3 (2.48%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (1.65%) Ajax
11 2 (1.65%) LINQ
11 2 (1.65%) XSLT
11 2 (1.65%) SOAP
12 1 (0.83%) Middleware
12 1 (0.83%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.31%) Data Conversion
2 2 (1.65%) Mathematics
2 2 (1.65%) Fat Client
2 2 (1.65%) Thin Client
3 1 (0.83%) LIMS
3 1 (0.83%) GIS
3 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.83%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.22%) Windows
2 4 (3.31%) UNIX
3 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.65%) Linux
4 1 (0.83%) Debian
4 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.83%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.36%) MVC
2 17 (14.05%) ITIL
3 16 (13.22%) Software Engineering
4 14 (11.57%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (10.74%) Data Analysis
6 12 (9.92%) ETL
6 12 (9.92%) ERP
7 10 (8.26%) Information Security
8 7 (5.79%) Data Modelling
9 6 (4.96%) Statistical Analysis
9 6 (4.96%) Customer Segmentation
9 6 (4.96%) Statistical Modelling
9 6 (4.96%) OO
10 5 (4.13%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (4.13%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (4.13%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (3.31%) Performance Management
11 4 (3.31%) Data Cleansing
11 4 (3.31%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (2.48%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 66 (54.55%) C#
2 65 (53.72%) SQL
3 64 (52.89%) VB6
4 62 (51.24%) VB.NET
5 32 (26.45%) JavaScript
6 24 (19.83%) VBA
7 21 (17.36%) T-SQL
8 18 (14.88%) Java
9 14 (11.57%) VBScript
10 8 (6.61%) PL/SQL
11 5 (4.13%) Progress 4GL
12 4 (3.31%) C++
13 2 (1.65%) COBOL
14 1 (0.83%) C
14 1 (0.83%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (2.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.65%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.83%) Postfix
1 1 (0.83%) Xen
1 1 (0.83%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 43 (35.54%) Microsoft
2 37 (30.58%) Oracle
3 6 (4.96%) Minitab
4 4 (3.31%) Progress
5 2 (1.65%) Infragistics
5 2 (1.65%) Micro Focus
6 1 (0.83%) Sage
6 1 (0.83%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.83%) Citrix
6 1 (0.83%) Cisco
6 1 (0.83%) IBM
6 1 (0.83%) Cognos
6 1 (0.83%) Infor
6 1 (0.83%) Guidewire
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