The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 25 19 41
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +22
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 3.03% 9.09% 2.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.67% 17.54% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 5
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
VB
West 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 Wakefield region.

Programming Languages Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
45 57 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 45.45% 51.82% 53.53%
Number of salaries quoted 43 52 109
Median salary £37,000 £41,500 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.84% +28.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £35,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of job ads across the Wakefield region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

VB
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Wakefield region.

VB Salary Trend in Wakefield

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wakefield region with a requirement for VB.

1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
5 2 (25.00%) Analytics
5 2 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (25.00%) X++
5 2 (25.00%) MorphX
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) MySQL
5 2 (25.00%) ERP
6 1 (12.50%) Practice Management

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) CMS
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (25.00%) MorphX
General
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (37.50%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (37.50%) Web Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) DBA
4 1 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) HTML5
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
2 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
1 1 (12.50%) Data Extraction
1 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
1 1 (12.50%) Statistics
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) MVC
1 3 (37.50%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) ERP
2 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) OOD
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Research
3 1 (12.50%) Practice Management
3 1 (12.50%) Structured Programming
3 1 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) X++
5 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) EPiServer
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle