The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 87 87 99
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Permanent jobs citing VB 4 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.42% 0.76% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.76% 1.34% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 7
Average salary £37,500 £46,250 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% +49.19%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
VB
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 North Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
529 596 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 55.92% 56.82% 61.03%
Number of salaries quoted 439 560 540
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £25,600 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

VB
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the North Yorkshire region.

VB Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

VB
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York -11 4 £37,500 -31.81%
VB
Yorkshire

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 14 (58.33%) C#
1 14 (58.33%) SQL
2 12 (50.00%) .NET
3 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
4 10 (41.67%) Windows
5 9 (37.50%) HPUX
5 9 (37.50%) MS Office
5 9 (37.50%) Perl
5 9 (37.50%) Red Hat
5 9 (37.50%) Project Management
5 9 (37.50%) Unix
5 9 (37.50%) SCOM
5 9 (37.50%) Trend Analysis
5 9 (37.50%) Performance Metrics
6 7 (29.17%) VB6
6 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (25.00%) Feature Driven Development
7 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (25.00%) MS Access
7 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
7 6 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
7 6 (25.00%) HP SiteScope
8 5 (20.83%) Oracle
8 5 (20.83%) VB.NET
8 5 (20.83%) WinForms
9 4 (16.67%) HP
10 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (12.50%) People Management
10 3 (12.50%) ITSM

VB
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) MS Office
2 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (25.00%) MS Access
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (12.50%) MySQL
4 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.17%) QlikView
4 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (12.50%) Back Office
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
1 3 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 12 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (37.50%) Administrator
3 9 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (29.17%) C# Developer
5 5 (20.83%) WinForms Developer
6 4 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (16.67%) SQL Developer
6 4 (16.67%) VB Developer
6 4 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Applications Developer
7 3 (12.50%) C# Application Developer
7 3 (12.50%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 2 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
8 2 (8.33%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Agile Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
8 2 (8.33%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.83%) WinForms
3 3 (12.50%) LINQ
3 3 (12.50%) WCF
4 2 (8.33%) Web Services
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) HPUX
2 9 (37.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Project Management
1 9 (37.50%) Trend Analysis
2 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (25.00%) Feature Driven Development
3 6 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
4 3 (12.50%) ITSM
4 3 (12.50%) Migration
4 3 (12.50%) People Management
4 3 (12.50%) Supplier Management
4 3 (12.50%) TDD
5 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.17%) CRM
6 1 (4.17%) ERD
6 1 (4.17%) Kanban
6 1 (4.17%) Microservices
6 1 (4.17%) OO
6 1 (4.17%) OOP
6 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) C#
1 14 (58.33%) SQL
2 9 (37.50%) Perl
3 7 (29.17%) VB6
4 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 5 (20.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Systems Management
1 9 (37.50%) SCOM
2 6 (25.00%) HP SiteScope
3 3 (12.50%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle
3 4 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.17%) Tableau