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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 49 28 51
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +23
Permanent jobs citing VB 38 41 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.00% 5.88% 3.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.12% 13.99% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 30 34 22
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £41,600 £33,850
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
534 293 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 56.15% 42.04% 47.46%
Number of salaries quoted 444 266 370
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 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £43,500
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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -13 25 £33,500 -4.28% 3
Rotherham 0 3 £45,000 +80.00% 1
Barnsley -2 1 £27,500 +8.91%
VB
Yorkshire

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (72.46%) .NET
2 44 (63.77%) C#
3 42 (60.87%) SQL Server
3 42 (60.87%) ASP.NET
4 35 (50.72%) HTML
5 31 (44.93%) CSS
6 30 (43.48%) JavaScript
7 28 (40.58%) SQL
7 28 (40.58%) VB6
8 25 (36.23%) XML
9 24 (34.78%) Ajax
10 23 (33.33%) Degree
10 23 (33.33%) XHTML
11 22 (31.88%) SOAP
12 20 (28.99%) Java
13 18 (26.09%) Silverlight
13 18 (26.09%) Software Engineering
14 17 (24.64%) C++
15 16 (23.19%) Microsoft
16 15 (21.74%) XSLT
16 15 (21.74%) WAI
17 13 (18.84%) COM+
17 13 (18.84%) Windows
18 11 (15.94%) Requirements Analysis
18 11 (15.94%) jQuery
19 10 (14.49%) Test Scripting
19 10 (14.49%) Software Testing
19 10 (14.49%) Web Design
19 10 (14.49%) IVR
19 10 (14.49%) Telecoms

VB
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (2.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.45%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) BASE24
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.45%) Intranet
2 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (60.87%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Visual Studio
1 6 (8.70%) Subversion
1 6 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (7.25%) AdminStudio
2 5 (7.25%) MSI
2 5 (7.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (5.80%) InstallShield
4 2 (2.90%) Selenium
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.90%) Toad
4 2 (2.90%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (14.49%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.35%) Finance
3 2 (2.90%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (47.83%) Developer
2 27 (39.13%) Software Engineer
3 14 (20.29%) .NET Developer
4 13 (18.84%) Software Developer
5 9 (13.04%) Programmer
5 9 (13.04%) Software Programmer
6 7 (10.14%) Analyst
7 6 (8.70%) Junior
7 6 (8.70%) C# Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Junior Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (5.80%) VB Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Implementation Engineer
9 4 (5.80%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Technical Leader
10 3 (4.35%) Junior .NET Developer
10 3 (4.35%) Support Analyst
11 2 (2.90%) Applications Packager
11 2 (2.90%) Support Engineer
11 2 (2.90%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (72.46%) .NET
2 42 (60.87%) ASP.NET
3 35 (50.72%) HTML
4 31 (44.93%) CSS
5 25 (36.23%) XML
6 24 (34.78%) Ajax
7 23 (33.33%) XHTML
8 22 (31.88%) SOAP
9 18 (26.09%) Silverlight
10 15 (21.74%) XSLT
11 13 (18.84%) COM+
12 11 (15.94%) jQuery
13 10 (14.49%) Flash
14 8 (11.59%) WinForms
15 7 (10.14%) Application Packaging
16 5 (7.25%) WCF
16 5 (7.25%) NHibernate
17 4 (5.80%) Web Services
18 3 (4.35%) Classic ASP
19 2 (2.90%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) IVR
1 10 (14.49%) Mobile App
2 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.80%) NHS
4 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.84%) Windows
2 5 (7.25%) Android
2 5 (7.25%) Apple iOS
2 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.90%) Linux
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.09%) Software Engineering
2 11 (15.94%) Requirements Analysis
3 10 (14.49%) Test Scripting
3 10 (14.49%) Software Testing
3 10 (14.49%) Web Design
4 7 (10.14%) MVC
5 6 (8.70%) Unit Testing
6 5 (7.25%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (7.25%) Android Development
6 5 (7.25%) iOS Development
6 5 (7.25%) SOA
7 4 (5.80%) Migration
7 4 (5.80%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.80%) MVVM
7 4 (5.80%) Data Migration
8 3 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (4.35%) Software Licensing
8 3 (4.35%) ITIL
9 2 (2.90%) TDD
9 2 (2.90%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (63.77%) C#
2 30 (43.48%) JavaScript
3 28 (40.58%) SQL
3 28 (40.58%) VB6
4 20 (28.99%) Java
5 17 (24.64%) C++
6 8 (11.59%) VBScript
6 8 (11.59%) VB.NET
7 7 (10.14%) T-SQL
8 6 (8.70%) C
9 5 (7.25%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.45%) VBA
10 1 (1.45%) VC++
10 1 (1.45%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 23 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) MCSE
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.74%) WAI
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) Active Directory
1 5 (7.25%) Microsoft App-V
1 5 (7.25%) XenDesktop
2 2 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) SCCM
1 5 (7.25%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 16 (23.19%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.25%) Citrix
3 4 (5.80%) Telerik
4 2 (2.90%) Pega
4 2 (2.90%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.90%) VMware
4 2 (2.90%) AppSense
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle
5 1 (1.45%) Macromedia
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