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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 73 51 46
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -5
Permanent jobs citing VB 15 24 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.47% 3.33% 3.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.16% 6.20% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 34
Average salary £33,750 £24,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.62% -28.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,900 £45,000
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
475 387 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 46.71% 53.75% 50.42%
Number of salaries quoted 411 308 441
Average salary £35,000 £32,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% +0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -8 11 £35,000 -15.66%
Barnsley - 4 £31,000 - 1
Doncaster +12 1 £40,000 +5.26%
VB
Yorkshire

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 16 (48.48%) Java
1 16 (48.48%) SQL
2 15 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 11 (33.33%) Windows
4 10 (30.30%) C#
4 10 (30.30%) C++
5 8 (24.24%) C
5 8 (24.24%) Software Testing
5 8 (24.24%) Test Scripting
6 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (21.21%) Avaloq
6 7 (21.21%) Temenos T24
6 7 (21.21%) Retail Banking
6 7 (21.21%) WebSphere
6 7 (21.21%) Telecoms
6 7 (21.21%) Web Design
6 7 (21.21%) IVR
6 7 (21.21%) Summit
6 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (21.21%) Banking
6 7 (21.21%) Retail
6 7 (21.21%) FLEXCUBE
6 7 (21.21%) Oracle Application Server
6 7 (21.21%) PL/SQL
6 7 (21.21%) .NET
6 7 (21.21%) SAP
6 7 (21.21%) Flash
6 7 (21.21%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (21.21%) Oracle
6 7 (21.21%) Temenos

VB
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (21.21%) WebSphere
1 7 (21.21%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (3.03%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Temenos T24
1 7 (21.21%) Summit
1 7 (21.21%) FLEXCUBE
1 7 (21.21%) Finacle
2 1 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.03%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) IPsec
1 1 (3.03%) WAN
1 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.03%) VPN
1 1 (3.03%) SSH
1 1 (3.03%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.03%) MySQL
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Oracle Forms
1 7 (21.21%) PowerBuilder
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (12.12%) QARun
2 4 (12.12%) WinRunner
3 1 (3.03%) TestDirector
3 1 (3.03%) MSI
3 1 (3.03%) InstallShield
3 1 (3.03%) AdminStudio
3 1 (3.03%) MorphX
General
1 7 (21.21%) Retail Banking
1 7 (21.21%) Telecoms
1 7 (21.21%) Banking
1 7 (21.21%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Developer
1 12 (36.36%) Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Banking Business Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Business Systems Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Systems Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Software Developer
2 7 (21.21%) Business Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Software Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Test Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Software Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Software Programmer
5 2 (6.06%) Programmer
6 1 (3.03%) Junior
6 1 (3.03%) IT Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (3.03%) Graduate
6 1 (3.03%) Dynamics AX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) .NET
1 7 (21.21%) Flash
2 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET
3 3 (9.09%) HTML
3 3 (9.09%) CSS
3 3 (9.09%) XML
4 2 (6.06%) Ajax
4 2 (6.06%) Silverlight
4 2 (6.06%) XSLT
4 2 (6.06%) SOAP
4 2 (6.06%) XHTML
4 2 (6.06%) COM+
5 1 (3.03%) Web Services
5 1 (3.03%) Application Packaging
5 1 (3.03%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) IVR
1 7 (21.21%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.03%) Firmware
2 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
2 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.03%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.03%) Debian
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Software Testing
1 8 (24.24%) Test Scripting
2 7 (21.21%) Web Design
2 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
4 4 (12.12%) Incident Management
4 4 (12.12%) Logistics
4 4 (12.12%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.03%) MVC
5 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.03%) ERP
5 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.03%) ITIL
5 1 (3.03%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.03%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (3.03%) Test Management
5 1 (3.03%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) Java
1 16 (48.48%) SQL
2 10 (30.30%) C#
2 10 (30.30%) C++
3 8 (24.24%) C
4 7 (21.21%) PL/SQL
5 6 (18.18%) VBScript
6 3 (9.09%) VB6
7 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
7 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.03%) Perl
8 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.03%) VBA
8 1 (3.03%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) ISEB
2 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) ISTQB
2 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
2 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Xen
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (3.03%) Postfix
2 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
2 1 (3.03%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
1 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.03%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Avaloq
1 7 (21.21%) SAP
1 7 (21.21%) Oracle
1 7 (21.21%) Temenos
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) Citrix
3 1 (3.03%) Sage
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco
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