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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 70 31 53
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +22
Permanent jobs citing VB 25 40 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.63% 5.76% 3.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.55% 12.90% 6.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15 31 24
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £32,500
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
549 310 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 57.79% 44.67% 47.62%
Number of salaries quoted 469 270 415
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,350 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 -28 14 £32,500 -20.73% 2
Rotherham +9 2 £45,000 -
VB
Yorkshire

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 51 (76.12%) .NET
2 46 (68.66%) SQL Server
2 46 (68.66%) ASP.NET
3 42 (62.69%) C#
4 40 (59.70%) HTML
5 36 (53.73%) JavaScript
5 36 (53.73%) CSS
6 31 (46.27%) XML
6 31 (46.27%) Ajax
7 30 (44.78%) VB6
8 25 (37.31%) XHTML
8 25 (37.31%) SQL
8 25 (37.31%) Software Engineering
8 25 (37.31%) Silverlight
9 23 (34.33%) SOAP
10 22 (32.84%) Microsoft
11 20 (29.85%) Degree
12 17 (25.37%) XSLT
12 17 (25.37%) Java
13 16 (23.88%) WAI
14 14 (20.90%) C++
14 14 (20.90%) COM+
15 13 (19.40%) Windows
16 12 (17.91%) Requirements Analysis
16 12 (17.91%) jQuery
17 11 (16.42%) VB.NET
18 10 (14.93%) MS Excel
19 9 (13.43%) VBScript
19 9 (13.43%) SQL Server 2008
20 8 (11.94%) T-SQL

VB
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (14.93%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) BASE24
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (68.66%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (10.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Subversion
2 6 (8.96%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (7.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (5.97%) MSI
4 4 (5.97%) AdminStudio
5 3 (4.48%) InstallShield
6 2 (2.99%) Selenium
6 2 (2.99%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (2.99%) Toad
6 2 (2.99%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (8.96%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.48%) Finance
3 2 (2.99%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (43.28%) Developer
2 26 (38.81%) Software Engineer
3 16 (23.88%) .NET Developer
4 10 (14.93%) Junior
5 9 (13.43%) Software Developer
5 9 (13.43%) Junior Developer
6 7 (10.45%) Junior .NET Developer
6 7 (10.45%) Analyst
7 6 (8.96%) Programmer
7 6 (8.96%) Software Programmer
8 4 (5.97%) Implementation Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Technical Leader
8 4 (5.97%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) C# Developer
10 2 (2.99%) Applications Support Analyst
10 2 (2.99%) Applications Packager
10 2 (2.99%) Support Engineer
10 2 (2.99%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (76.12%) .NET
2 46 (68.66%) ASP.NET
3 40 (59.70%) HTML
4 36 (53.73%) CSS
5 31 (46.27%) XML
5 31 (46.27%) Ajax
6 25 (37.31%) XHTML
6 25 (37.31%) Silverlight
7 23 (34.33%) SOAP
8 17 (25.37%) XSLT
9 14 (20.90%) COM+
10 12 (17.91%) jQuery
11 7 (10.45%) Classic ASP
12 6 (8.96%) COM
12 6 (8.96%) Flash
12 6 (8.96%) Application Packaging
13 5 (7.46%) WCF
13 5 (7.46%) NHibernate
13 5 (7.46%) WinForms
14 2 (2.99%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) IVR
1 6 (8.96%) Mobile App
1 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.97%) NHS
3 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.49%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.40%) Windows
2 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (7.46%) Apple iOS
3 5 (7.46%) Android
4 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.99%) Linux
4 2 (2.99%) Windows 2000
4 2 (2.99%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.31%) Software Engineering
2 12 (17.91%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (10.45%) MVC
4 6 (8.96%) Software Testing
4 6 (8.96%) Web Design
4 6 (8.96%) Unit Testing
4 6 (8.96%) Test Scripting
5 5 (7.46%) Resource Management
5 5 (7.46%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (7.46%) Android Development
5 5 (7.46%) iOS Development
5 5 (7.46%) Asset Management
5 5 (7.46%) SOA
6 4 (5.97%) DRM
6 4 (5.97%) Migration
6 4 (5.97%) E-Commerce
6 4 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.97%) Data Migration
6 4 (5.97%) MVVM
7 3 (4.48%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 42 (62.69%) C#
2 36 (53.73%) JavaScript
3 30 (44.78%) VB6
4 25 (37.31%) SQL
5 17 (25.37%) Java
6 14 (20.90%) C++
7 11 (16.42%) VB.NET
8 9 (13.43%) VBScript
9 8 (11.94%) T-SQL
10 4 (5.97%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.99%) C
12 1 (1.49%) VBA
12 1 (1.49%) VC++
12 1 (1.49%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 20 (29.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.49%) MCSE
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (23.88%) WAI
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.97%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (5.97%) XenDesktop
3 2 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) SCCM
1 4 (5.97%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 22 (32.84%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.97%) Citrix
2 4 (5.97%) Telerik
3 2 (2.99%) Pega
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle
3 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.99%) VMware
3 2 (2.99%) AppSense
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