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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 49 68 51
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -17
Permanent jobs citing VB 10 6 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.81% 0.91% 3.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.82% 1.68% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 19
Median salary £35,750 £34,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.14% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,350 £31,250 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £39,150 £37,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
262 358 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 47.38% 54.57% 56.47%
Number of salaries quoted 221 331 344
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 27 September 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 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 9 (42.86%) C
2 9 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 8 (38.10%) C#
4 6 (28.57%) HP
4 6 (28.57%) HP UFT
4 6 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 5 (23.81%) Functional Testing
5 5 (23.81%) LINC
5 5 (23.81%) PROIV
5 5 (23.81%) DataFlex
5 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
5 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
5 5 (23.81%) Manual Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Automation Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Keyword-Driven Testing
5 5 (23.81%) SDLC
5 5 (23.81%) PowerBuilder
5 5 (23.81%) Uniface
5 5 (23.81%) OpenROAD
5 5 (23.81%) Data Mining
5 5 (23.81%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 5 (23.81%) Informix
5 5 (23.81%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (23.81%) C++
5 5 (23.81%) COBOL
5 5 (23.81%) Java
5 5 (23.81%) PL/SQL
5 5 (23.81%) RPG
5 5 (23.81%) .NET

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 5 (23.81%) OpenROAD
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) ArcGIS
2 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Data Mining
1 5 (23.81%) Informix
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) HP UFT
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (23.81%) PowerBuilder
2 5 (23.81%) PROIV
3 4 (19.05%) LabVIEW
4 1 (4.76%) Subversion
4 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Electronics
3 3 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Software Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Uniface Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Development Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Electronics Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Test Development Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Test Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Test Automation Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Test Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
1 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
2 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 2 (9.52%) CSS
3 2 (9.52%) Middleware
3 2 (9.52%) XML
4 1 (4.76%) Ajax
4 1 (4.76%) jQuery
4 1 (4.76%) LAMP
4 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (14.29%) Tandem
3 1 (4.76%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Android
1 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 6 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 5 (23.81%) Automation Testing
3 5 (23.81%) Functional Testing
3 5 (23.81%) Keyword-Driven Testing
3 5 (23.81%) Manual Testing
3 5 (23.81%) SDLC
3 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
3 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Web Development
5 2 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (9.52%) Scrum
6 1 (4.76%) Android Development
6 1 (4.76%) iOS Development
6 1 (4.76%) Mobile Development
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 9 (42.86%) C
3 8 (38.10%) C#
4 5 (23.81%) C++
4 5 (23.81%) Clipper
4 5 (23.81%) COBOL
4 5 (23.81%) DataFlex
4 5 (23.81%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 5 (23.81%) Java
4 5 (23.81%) LINC
4 5 (23.81%) PL/SQL
4 5 (23.81%) RPG
4 5 (23.81%) Uniface
4 5 (23.81%) xBase
5 3 (14.29%) Tcl
6 2 (9.52%) TypeScript
7 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.76%) PHP
7 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) ISEB
1 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) HP
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) ESRI
4 1 (4.76%) Tableau
4 1 (4.76%) Xamarin