The first table below looks at the demand for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 29 July 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 South Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 44 57 58
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Permanent jobs citing VB 41 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.42% 1.90% 2.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.53% 4.17% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 36 14 11
Average salary £33,500 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £35,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
430 336 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 46.39% 45.71% 48.14%
Number of salaries quoted 375 320 355
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB
Yorkshire

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

VB
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

VB Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

VB
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

VB
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
Sheffield +14 31 £35,000 - 2
Barnsley - 3 £27,500 -
Doncaster - 2 £30,000 -
Rotherham -1 1 £33,500 +34.00%
VB
Yorkshire

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 36 (61.02%) .NET
2 33 (55.93%) SQL Server
3 32 (54.24%) C#
4 29 (49.15%) ASP.NET
5 25 (42.37%) SQL
6 23 (38.98%) HTML
7 21 (35.59%) Degree
8 20 (33.90%) JavaScript
8 20 (33.90%) CSS
9 18 (30.51%) Windows
10 17 (28.81%) XML
10 17 (28.81%) VB6
11 16 (27.12%) Java
12 15 (25.42%) C++
12 15 (25.42%) SOAP
12 15 (25.42%) XHTML
12 15 (25.42%) Ajax
13 13 (22.03%) Software Engineering
14 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
15 11 (18.64%) COM+
15 11 (18.64%) VBScript
15 11 (18.64%) Software Testing
15 11 (18.64%) WAI
15 11 (18.64%) Silverlight
15 11 (18.64%) Test Scripting
16 10 (16.95%) Mobile App
16 10 (16.95%) Telecoms
16 10 (16.95%) Web Design
16 10 (16.95%) IVR
16 10 (16.95%) XSLT

VB
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) IIS
2 1 (1.69%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.69%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.69%) WAN
2 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.69%) VPN
2 1 (1.69%) Intranet
2 1 (1.69%) Internet
2 1 (1.69%) IPsec
2 1 (1.69%) SSH
2 1 (1.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (55.93%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) MSI
1 5 (8.47%) AdminStudio
2 4 (6.78%) InstallShield
3 3 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (3.39%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (3.39%) Selenium
4 2 (3.39%) Subversion
4 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (3.39%) Toad
5 1 (1.69%) WinRunner
5 1 (1.69%) TestDirector
5 1 (1.69%) QARun
General
1 10 (16.95%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.08%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Advertising
4 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (45.76%) Developer
2 22 (37.29%) Software Engineer
3 12 (20.34%) Software Developer
4 9 (15.25%) Programmer
4 9 (15.25%) Software Programmer
4 9 (15.25%) .NET Developer
5 7 (11.86%) Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) C# Developer
7 5 (8.47%) Support Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Test Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) VB Developer
8 4 (6.78%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Technical Leader
9 3 (5.08%) Implementation Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Web Developer
10 2 (3.39%) Junior
10 2 (3.39%) Applications Support
10 2 (3.39%) Support Analyst
10 2 (3.39%) Applications Packager
10 2 (3.39%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (61.02%) .NET
2 29 (49.15%) ASP.NET
3 23 (38.98%) HTML
4 20 (33.90%) CSS
5 17 (28.81%) XML
6 15 (25.42%) XHTML
6 15 (25.42%) Ajax
6 15 (25.42%) SOAP
7 11 (18.64%) COM+
7 11 (18.64%) Silverlight
8 10 (16.95%) XSLT
8 10 (16.95%) Flash
9 8 (13.56%) WinForms
10 7 (11.86%) Application Packaging
11 4 (6.78%) Web Services
11 4 (6.78%) jQuery
12 3 (5.08%) Classic ASP
13 2 (3.39%) WCF
13 2 (3.39%) NHibernate
14 1 (1.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) IVR
1 10 (16.95%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.69%) Firmware
2 1 (1.69%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.69%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.69%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 18 (30.51%) Windows
2 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.08%) Linux
3 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.39%) Android
5 1 (1.69%) Debian
5 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.03%) Software Engineering
2 11 (18.64%) Software Testing
2 11 (18.64%) Test Scripting
3 10 (16.95%) Web Design
4 8 (13.56%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (8.47%) MVC
6 4 (6.78%) ITIL
7 3 (5.08%) Migration
7 3 (5.08%) Incident Management
7 3 (5.08%) Automated Testing
7 3 (5.08%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.08%) Data Migration
8 2 (3.39%) Test Automation
8 2 (3.39%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.39%) Android Development
8 2 (3.39%) iOS Development
8 2 (3.39%) Compatibility Testing
8 2 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.39%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.39%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (54.24%) C#
2 25 (42.37%) SQL
3 20 (33.90%) JavaScript
4 17 (28.81%) VB6
5 16 (27.12%) Java
6 15 (25.42%) C++
7 11 (18.64%) VBScript
8 7 (11.86%) C
9 6 (10.17%) VB.NET
9 6 (10.17%) PowerShell
10 3 (5.08%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.69%) Perl
11 1 (1.69%) VBA
11 1 (1.69%) VC++
11 1 (1.69%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 21 (35.59%) Degree
2 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) ISEB
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.69%) MCSE
4 1 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.64%) WAI
2 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.17%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.47%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (8.47%) XenDesktop
3 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.69%) Postfix
4 1 (1.69%) Xen
4 1 (1.69%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) SCCM
1 5 (8.47%) AppDNA
2 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.47%) Citrix
3 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.39%) VMware
3 2 (3.39%) AppSense
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle
3 2 (3.39%) Pega
4 1 (1.69%) Cisco
4 1 (1.69%) Macromedia
4 1 (1.69%) Telerik
4 1 (1.69%) Sage
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