The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 48 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 6 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.27% - 1.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.47% - 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 9
Median salary £47,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
VB
South 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 Sheffield region.

Programming Languages Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
243 277 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 51.27% 49.11% 56.87%
Number of salaries quoted 231 243 417
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +9.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

VB
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

VB Salary Trend in Sheffield

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for VB.

1 7 (53.85%) C#
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
1 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
2 5 (38.46%) HP
2 5 (38.46%) HP UFT
2 5 (38.46%) Waterfall
3 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
3 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
3 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Automation Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Keyword-Driven Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Functional Testing
4 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) MVC
4 3 (23.08%) Web Development
4 3 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (15.38%) Law
5 2 (15.38%) Legal
5 2 (15.38%) Middleware

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) ArcGIS
1 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (7.69%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) HP UFT
2 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (7.69%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Law
1 2 (15.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Test Automation Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Test Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Legal Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) DBA
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (7.69%) MySQL DBA
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
1 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
2 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (15.38%) CSS
3 2 (15.38%) Middleware
3 2 (15.38%) XML
4 1 (7.69%) Ajax
4 1 (7.69%) jQuery
4 1 (7.69%) LAMP
4 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Clustering
1 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Waterfall
2 4 (30.77%) Automation Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Functional Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Keyword-Driven Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
2 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) MVC
3 3 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Web Development
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Case Management
4 2 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) Android Development
5 1 (7.69%) Content Management
5 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Development
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) TypeScript
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) HP
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) ESRI
3 1 (7.69%) Tableau
3 1 (7.69%) Xamarin