The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 127 143 107
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -36
Permanent jobs citing VB 85 72 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.84% 1.45% 2.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.52% 3.04% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 78 57 65
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,525 £24,550 £28,001
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2414 2367 1911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 52.25% 47.54% 53.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2029 1950 1532
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

VB
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VB Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

VB
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

VB
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
Leeds -5 35 £35,000 +7.69% 7
Bradford -6 27 £38,000 +16.92% 1
Halifax +18 21 £45,000 - 4
Bingley - 1 - -
VB
Yorkshire

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the West 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.

1 152 (71.36%) .NET
2 130 (61.03%) C#
3 108 (50.70%) SQL
4 106 (49.77%) SQL Server
5 67 (31.46%) ASP.NET
6 62 (29.11%) Visual Studio
7 60 (28.17%) Microsoft
7 60 (28.17%) VB6
8 58 (27.23%) VB.NET
9 55 (25.82%) Team Foundation Server
10 51 (23.94%) Oracle
11 49 (23.00%) MVC
12 45 (21.13%) XML
12 45 (21.13%) Software Engineering
13 43 (20.19%) Agile Software Development
14 41 (19.25%) Web Services
15 37 (17.37%) Project Management
16 36 (16.90%) JavaScript
17 35 (16.43%) MS Excel
18 34 (15.96%) VBScript
19 33 (15.49%) WinForms
20 32 (15.02%) Windows
21 31 (14.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
21 31 (14.55%) Finance
21 31 (14.55%) WCF
22 30 (14.08%) T-SQL
23 28 (13.15%) .NET Framework
24 26 (12.21%) SDLC
25 25 (11.74%) ASP.NET MVC
26 23 (10.80%) HTML

VB
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the West 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 12 (5.63%) SharePoint
1 12 (5.63%) IIS
2 8 (3.76%) Node.js
3 7 (3.29%) Apache
4 2 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.47%) SAS
5 1 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.47%) CMS
5 1 (0.47%) Drupal
5 1 (0.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 35 (16.43%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.98%) MS Office
3 4 (1.88%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.94%) Intranet
1 2 (0.94%) Internet
2 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (49.77%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (7.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (4.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (4.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (4.69%) Oracle Database
5 9 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (4.23%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (3.76%) SQL Server 2000
6 8 (3.76%) Data Mining
7 6 (2.82%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (2.82%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.94%) MySQL
10 2 (0.94%) QlikView
11 1 (0.47%) Base SAS
11 1 (0.47%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 62 (29.11%) Visual Studio
2 55 (25.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (14.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 7 (3.29%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (1.41%) MSI
5 3 (1.41%) AdminStudio
6 2 (0.94%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.47%) MSTest
7 1 (0.47%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.47%) Moq
7 1 (0.47%) NUnit
7 1 (0.47%) Maven
7 1 (0.47%) JIRA
7 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.47%) AccuRev
7 1 (0.47%) Toad
General
1 31 (14.55%) Finance
2 11 (5.16%) Games
3 9 (4.23%) Marketing
4 5 (2.35%) Retail
5 4 (1.88%) Law
6 3 (1.41%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.41%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.94%) Banking
7 2 (0.94%) Legal
7 2 (0.94%) Automotive
8 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.47%) Front Office
8 1 (0.47%) Back Office
8 1 (0.47%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 135 (63.38%) Developer
2 59 (27.70%) .NET Developer
3 37 (17.37%) Analyst
4 36 (16.90%) Senior Developer
5 33 (15.49%) Software Developer
6 16 (7.51%) Applications Support
6 16 (7.51%) C# Developer
6 16 (7.51%) MI Analyst
7 15 (7.04%) VB Developer
7 15 (7.04%) Senior Software Developer
8 14 (6.57%) VB6 Developer
9 13 (6.10%) Programmer
10 11 (5.16%) Senior .NET Developer
11 10 (4.69%) C# .NET Developer
12 9 (4.23%) Applications Developer
12 9 (4.23%) Senior Analyst
13 8 (3.76%) DBA
13 8 (3.76%) Software Engineer
13 8 (3.76%) Information Analyst
14 7 (3.29%) Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (71.36%) .NET
2 67 (31.46%) ASP.NET
3 45 (21.13%) XML
4 41 (19.25%) Web Services
5 33 (15.49%) WinForms
6 31 (14.55%) WCF
7 28 (13.15%) .NET Framework
8 25 (11.74%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (10.80%) HTML
10 17 (7.98%) Entity Framework
11 14 (6.57%) CSS
12 12 (5.63%) WPF
13 11 (5.16%) jQuery
14 10 (4.69%) JSON
15 8 (3.76%) Ninject
16 7 (3.29%) KnockoutJS
16 7 (3.29%) Ajax
17 6 (2.82%) LAMP
17 6 (2.82%) HTML5
17 6 (2.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.16%) N-Tier
3 7 (3.29%) iPhone
3 7 (3.29%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.88%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.94%) NHS
5 2 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.47%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.47%) IVR
6 1 (0.47%) Statistics
6 1 (0.47%) SCADA
6 1 (0.47%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (15.02%) Windows
2 14 (6.57%) Android
3 13 (6.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (4.23%) Linux
5 7 (3.29%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.88%) Windows 8
6 4 (1.88%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.41%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (23.00%) MVC
2 45 (21.13%) Software Engineering
3 43 (20.19%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (17.37%) Project Management
5 26 (12.21%) SDLC
6 23 (10.80%) Scrum
7 22 (10.33%) ITIL
8 18 (8.45%) OO
9 17 (7.98%) TDD
9 17 (7.98%) Customer Segmentation
10 14 (6.57%) Migration
11 13 (6.10%) Unit Testing
12 10 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (4.23%) BDD
13 9 (4.23%) Web Application Development
14 8 (3.76%) Dependency Injection
14 8 (3.76%) Predictive Modelling
14 8 (3.76%) Change Management
15 7 (3.29%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (3.29%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 130 (61.03%) C#
2 108 (50.70%) SQL
3 60 (28.17%) VB6
4 58 (27.23%) VB.NET
5 36 (16.90%) JavaScript
6 34 (15.96%) VBScript
7 30 (14.08%) T-SQL
8 15 (7.04%) PHP
9 12 (5.63%) Java
10 11 (5.16%) PowerShell
11 9 (4.23%) PL/SQL
12 8 (3.76%) Perl
13 7 (3.29%) Delphi
13 7 (3.29%) Shell Script
14 6 (2.82%) C++
15 5 (2.35%) VBA
16 4 (1.88%) Python
17 1 (0.47%) Ruby
17 1 (0.47%) C
17 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (6.10%) Degree
2 6 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (1.41%) MCSE
4 3 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.47%) MCTS
5 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.41%) SLA
1 3 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.88%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.41%) ZENworks
2 3 (1.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 60 (28.17%) Microsoft
2 51 (23.94%) Oracle
3 18 (8.45%) Business Objects
4 7 (3.29%) Citrix
4 7 (3.29%) Google
5 6 (2.82%) SAP
6 4 (1.88%) VMware
7 3 (1.41%) Novell
8 2 (0.94%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.47%) Verint
9 1 (0.47%) Teradata
9 1 (0.47%) Cisco
9 1 (0.47%) Avaya
9 1 (0.47%) Genesys
9 1 (0.47%) HP
9 1 (0.47%) Nortel
Bradford
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 20 hours ago
Halifax
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
iSource IT
Salary: £50k-63k + 10% bonus, Pension, health
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Flexitime + Home working
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £63000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago