The table below looks at the statistics 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 35 42 51
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Permanent jobs citing VB 52 28 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.17% 3.77% 3.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.12% 8.97% 6.68%
Number of salaries quoted 42 24 21
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,750 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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 South Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
514 312 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 51.09% 42.05% 47.25%
Number of salaries quoted 423 296 366
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 August 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 August 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 +1 34 £35,000 - 1
Rotherham -3 3 £45,000 +80.00%
Barnsley - 2 £28,750 -
Doncaster -1 1 £30,000 -20.00%
VB
Yorkshire

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 50 (68.49%) .NET
2 45 (61.64%) SQL Server
3 44 (60.27%) C#
4 42 (57.53%) ASP.NET
5 34 (46.58%) HTML
6 31 (42.47%) SQL
6 31 (42.47%) CSS
7 30 (41.10%) JavaScript
8 27 (36.99%) VB6
9 26 (35.62%) XML
10 24 (32.88%) Ajax
11 23 (31.51%) Degree
12 22 (30.14%) SOAP
12 22 (30.14%) XHTML
13 20 (27.40%) Java
14 18 (24.66%) C++
14 18 (24.66%) Software Engineering
14 18 (24.66%) Silverlight
15 16 (21.92%) Windows
15 16 (21.92%) Microsoft
16 15 (20.55%) XSLT
16 15 (20.55%) WAI
17 13 (17.81%) COM+
18 11 (15.07%) Software Testing
18 11 (15.07%) Requirements Analysis
18 11 (15.07%) jQuery
18 11 (15.07%) Test Scripting
19 10 (13.70%) Mobile App
19 10 (13.70%) Web Design
19 10 (13.70%) IVR

VB
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (4.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.37%) IIS
2 1 (1.37%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (12.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) BASE24
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.37%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.48%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.37%) WAN
2 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.37%) VPN
2 1 (1.37%) Intranet
2 1 (1.37%) Internet
2 1 (1.37%) IPsec
2 1 (1.37%) SSH
2 1 (1.37%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (61.64%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Visual Studio
1 6 (8.22%) Subversion
1 6 (8.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (6.85%) MSI
2 5 (6.85%) AdminStudio
3 4 (5.48%) InstallShield
4 2 (2.74%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.74%) Toad
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (2.74%) Selenium
5 1 (1.37%) TestDirector
General
1 10 (13.70%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.11%) Finance
3 2 (2.74%) Advertising
4 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (46.58%) Developer
2 27 (36.99%) Software Engineer
3 15 (20.55%) .NET Developer
4 13 (17.81%) Software Developer
5 9 (12.33%) Programmer
5 9 (12.33%) Software Programmer
6 8 (10.96%) Analyst
7 6 (8.22%) Junior
7 6 (8.22%) C# Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Junior Developer
9 4 (5.48%) VB Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Implementation Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Technical Leader
10 3 (4.11%) Support Analyst
10 3 (4.11%) Web Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Test Analyst
10 3 (4.11%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (68.49%) .NET
2 42 (57.53%) ASP.NET
3 34 (46.58%) HTML
4 31 (42.47%) CSS
5 26 (35.62%) XML
6 24 (32.88%) Ajax
7 22 (30.14%) XHTML
7 22 (30.14%) SOAP
8 18 (24.66%) Silverlight
9 15 (20.55%) XSLT
10 13 (17.81%) COM+
11 11 (15.07%) jQuery
12 10 (13.70%) Flash
13 8 (10.96%) WinForms
14 7 (9.59%) Application Packaging
15 5 (6.85%) WCF
15 5 (6.85%) NHibernate
16 4 (5.48%) Web Services
17 3 (4.11%) Classic ASP
18 2 (2.74%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.70%) IVR
1 10 (13.70%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.48%) NHS
3 1 (1.37%) Firmware
3 1 (1.37%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.37%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.37%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.92%) Windows
2 5 (6.85%) Android
2 5 (6.85%) Apple iOS
2 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (4.11%) Linux
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.37%) Debian
5 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.66%) Software Engineering
2 11 (15.07%) Software Testing
2 11 (15.07%) Requirements Analysis
2 11 (15.07%) Test Scripting
3 10 (13.70%) Web Design
4 8 (10.96%) MVC
5 6 (8.22%) Unit Testing
6 5 (6.85%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (6.85%) Android Development
6 5 (6.85%) iOS Development
6 5 (6.85%) SOA
7 4 (5.48%) ITIL
7 4 (5.48%) Migration
7 4 (5.48%) MVVM
7 4 (5.48%) Data Migration
8 3 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (2.74%) Compatibility Testing
9 2 (2.74%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.74%) Test Automation
9 2 (2.74%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (60.27%) C#
2 31 (42.47%) SQL
3 30 (41.10%) JavaScript
4 27 (36.99%) VB6
5 20 (27.40%) Java
6 18 (24.66%) C++
7 10 (13.70%) VBScript
8 7 (9.59%) VB.NET
8 7 (9.59%) C
8 7 (9.59%) T-SQL
9 6 (8.22%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.74%) VBA
11 1 (1.37%) VC++
11 1 (1.37%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (31.51%) Degree
2 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.37%) MCSE
3 1 (1.37%) ISEB
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.55%) WAI
System Software
1 6 (8.22%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.85%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (6.85%) XenDesktop
3 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.37%) Postfix
4 1 (1.37%) Xen
4 1 (1.37%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 5 (6.85%) SCCM
1 5 (6.85%) AppDNA
2 1 (1.37%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (21.92%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.85%) Citrix
3 4 (5.48%) Telerik
4 2 (2.74%) Pega
4 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.74%) VMware
4 2 (2.74%) AppSense
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco
5 1 (1.37%) Macromedia
5 1 (1.37%) Sage
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