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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank - 72 68
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield - 0.16% 0.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.29% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £32,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -16.12%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
265 349 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 57.36% 54.70% 58.62%
Number of salaries quoted 221 321 354
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 February 2017, 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 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) HP UFT
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (42.86%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Law
3 2 (28.57%) Legal
3 2 (28.57%) Middleware
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Keyword-Driven Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Case Management
4 1 (14.29%) Android Development
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Development
4 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

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 (14.29%) ArcGIS
1 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) HP UFT
2 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 2 (28.57%) Law
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Test Automation Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Test Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Legal Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) Ajax
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
2 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Case Management
2 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Keyword-Driven Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Android Development
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Development
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) ESRI
3 1 (14.29%) Xamarin