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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 73 64 59
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Permanent jobs citing VB 16 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.80% 2.09% 2.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.15% 4.59% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 18
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £42,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
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
508 392 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 57.08% 45.42% 50.78%
Number of salaries quoted 448 335 361
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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 -15 10 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Doncaster - 3 £42,500 - 2
VB
Yorkshire

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 33 (82.50%) .NET
2 32 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 29 (72.50%) ASP.NET
4 27 (67.50%) HTML
5 26 (65.00%) JavaScript
5 26 (65.00%) CSS
6 25 (62.50%) C#
6 25 (62.50%) Ajax
7 23 (57.50%) XML
8 21 (52.50%) Software Engineering
9 20 (50.00%) Silverlight
10 18 (45.00%) VB6
11 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
12 15 (37.50%) XHTML
12 15 (37.50%) SQL
13 13 (32.50%) jQuery
14 12 (30.00%) XSLT
15 10 (25.00%) SOAP
16 9 (22.50%) Java
16 9 (22.50%) VB.NET
17 8 (20.00%) Classic ASP
18 7 (17.50%) Subversion
18 7 (17.50%) iOS Development
18 7 (17.50%) T-SQL
19 6 (15.00%) COM
19 6 (15.00%) MVC
19 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
19 6 (15.00%) Apple iOS
19 6 (15.00%) Android Development
19 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

VB
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (7.50%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (7.50%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) BASE24
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Subversion
2 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (7.50%) Selenium
3 3 (7.50%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (7.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.50%) Toad
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Developer
2 13 (32.50%) Software Engineer
3 12 (30.00%) .NET Developer
4 9 (22.50%) Junior
5 8 (20.00%) Junior Developer
5 8 (20.00%) Junior .NET Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Software Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Test Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Development Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Software Development Manager
8 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
9 1 (2.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Implementation Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Junior Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (82.50%) .NET
2 29 (72.50%) ASP.NET
3 27 (67.50%) HTML
4 26 (65.00%) CSS
5 25 (62.50%) Ajax
6 23 (57.50%) XML
7 20 (50.00%) Silverlight
8 15 (37.50%) XHTML
9 13 (32.50%) jQuery
10 12 (30.00%) XSLT
11 10 (25.00%) SOAP
12 8 (20.00%) Classic ASP
13 6 (15.00%) COM
13 6 (15.00%) NHibernate
14 5 (12.50%) COM+
15 4 (10.00%) Web Services
16 3 (7.50%) WCF
17 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) NHS
1 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.50%) iPad
2 1 (2.50%) Home Automation
2 1 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (2.50%) iPhone
2 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (15.00%) Android
2 4 (10.00%) Windows
3 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (5.00%) Linux
3 2 (5.00%) Windows 2000
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) Software Engineering
2 7 (17.50%) iOS Development
3 6 (15.00%) MVC
3 6 (15.00%) Android Development
3 6 (15.00%) Asset Management
3 6 (15.00%) Resource Management
4 5 (12.50%) DRM
4 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 4 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (7.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (7.50%) MVVM
6 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.50%) Automated Testing
6 3 (7.50%) Release Management
6 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
6 3 (7.50%) SOA
6 3 (7.50%) Project Management
6 3 (7.50%) ITIL
7 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 25 (62.50%) C#
3 18 (45.00%) VB6
4 15 (37.50%) SQL
5 9 (22.50%) Java
5 9 (22.50%) VB.NET
6 7 (17.50%) T-SQL
7 5 (12.50%) VBScript
7 5 (12.50%) C++
8 1 (2.50%) VBA
8 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) WAI
2 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Telerik
2 3 (7.50%) ESRI
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.50%) VMware
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Certifications, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago