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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 33 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.11% - 3.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.56% - 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 7
Median salary £30,000 - £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 - £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,600
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.33%
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
78 57 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 43.33% 50.44% 37.57%
Number of salaries quoted 78 56 57
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 26 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) Practice Management
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL

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 (25.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) DBA
3 1 (25.00%) Junior
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior VB.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Control
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle