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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 128 133 159
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +26
Permanent jobs citing VB 67 86 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.71% 1.86% 1.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.40% 3.56% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 65 79 54
Median salary £32,500 £38,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.47% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,600 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £49,000 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
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
1972 2419 2357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 50.31% 52.26% 47.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1697 2030 1942
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,725 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +26 38 £33,000 -5.71% 4
Bradford +2 12 £30,500 -19.73%
Huddersfield - 7 £30,000 -
Wakefield - 3 £35,000 - 1
Castleford - 1 £32,500 -
VB
Yorkshire

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 102 (77.27%) C#
1 102 (77.27%) .NET
2 69 (52.27%) SQL
3 50 (37.88%) ASP.NET
4 49 (37.12%) SQL Server
5 48 (36.36%) VB.NET
6 40 (30.30%) Windows
6 40 (30.30%) VB6
7 36 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 36 (27.27%) MVC
8 34 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (21.21%) .NET Framework
9 28 (21.21%) Finance
10 27 (20.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 26 (19.70%) Linux
11 26 (19.70%) Web Services
12 25 (18.94%) PL/SQL
12 25 (18.94%) WCF
13 23 (17.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 23 (17.42%) Oracle
13 23 (17.42%) Visual Studio
13 23 (17.42%) OO
14 20 (15.15%) IIS
14 20 (15.15%) Microsoft
14 20 (15.15%) PowerShell
15 19 (14.39%) NUnit
15 19 (14.39%) JavaScript
15 19 (14.39%) WinForms
15 19 (14.39%) Analytical Skills
16 18 (13.64%) Unit Testing

VB
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 20 (15.15%) IIS
2 9 (6.82%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.52%) Apache
4 2 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.52%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.52%) PrestaShop
4 2 (1.52%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.76%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.27%) InfoPath
2 3 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Line 500
1 2 (1.52%) Magento
1 2 (1.52%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.27%) Office 365
1 3 (2.27%) SaaS
2 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.09%) Internet
2 4 (3.03%) VPN
3 2 (1.52%) Firewall
3 2 (1.52%) IPsec
3 2 (1.52%) NAS
3 2 (1.52%) SSH
3 2 (1.52%) WAN
4 1 (0.76%) DHCP
4 1 (0.76%) DNS
4 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (37.12%) SQL Server
2 27 (20.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (17.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
5 11 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
5 11 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (7.58%) Redis
7 7 (5.30%) MySQL
8 6 (4.55%) BusinessObjects XI
9 5 (3.79%) MS Access
10 4 (3.03%) QlikView
11 3 (2.27%) MongoDB
12 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.76%) GIS
13 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 23 (17.42%) Visual Studio
2 19 (14.39%) NUnit
3 11 (8.33%) JIRA
3 11 (8.33%) Oracle APEX
3 11 (8.33%) Toad
4 10 (7.58%) XMLUnit
5 9 (6.82%) Moq
5 9 (6.82%) MSTest
5 9 (6.82%) Rhino Mocks
6 5 (3.79%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (2.27%) Selenium
8 2 (1.52%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.76%) PowerBuilder
9 1 (0.76%) Subversion
9 1 (0.76%) WebDriver
General
1 28 (21.21%) Finance
2 11 (8.33%) Marketing
3 2 (1.52%) Automotive
4 1 (0.76%) Back Office
4 1 (0.76%) Billing
4 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 90 (68.18%) Developer
2 62 (46.97%) .NET Developer
3 42 (31.82%) C# Developer
4 34 (25.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (17.42%) Applications Support
6 18 (13.64%) Analyst
7 17 (12.88%) Junior
8 16 (12.12%) Junior Developer
9 15 (11.36%) Junior .NET Developer
10 12 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (7.58%) Applications Developer
12 9 (6.82%) Applications Support Analyst
12 9 (6.82%) Graduate
12 9 (6.82%) Graduate .NET Developer
12 9 (6.82%) Graduate Developer
12 9 (6.82%) Internet Developer
12 9 (6.82%) SQL Developer
12 9 (6.82%) Support Analyst
13 7 (5.30%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (77.27%) .NET
2 50 (37.88%) ASP.NET
3 36 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 28 (21.21%) .NET Framework
5 26 (19.70%) Web Services
6 25 (18.94%) WCF
7 19 (14.39%) WinForms
8 16 (12.12%) CSS
8 16 (12.12%) XML
9 15 (11.36%) HTML
9 15 (11.36%) REST
10 11 (8.33%) AngularJS
11 10 (7.58%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (7.58%) JSON
11 10 (7.58%) Protocol Buffers
11 10 (7.58%) RabbitMQ
11 10 (7.58%) ServiceStack
12 9 (6.82%) Castle Windsor
12 9 (6.82%) Ninject
12 9 (6.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.39%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.82%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.82%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.52%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.52%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.52%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.52%) NHS
4 2 (1.52%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.76%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 40 (30.30%) Windows
2 26 (19.70%) Linux
3 14 (10.61%) Unix
4 8 (6.06%) Windows Server
5 7 (5.30%) Android
5 7 (5.30%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.52%) Debian
8 2 (1.52%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (27.27%) MVC
2 34 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (17.42%) OO
4 18 (13.64%) Unit Testing
5 17 (12.88%) OOD
6 16 (12.12%) SOA
7 15 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (9.09%) Web Application Development
9 11 (8.33%) Configuration Management
9 11 (8.33%) ETL
9 11 (8.33%) ITIL
10 10 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (6.82%) Dependency Injection
11 9 (6.82%) Kanban
11 9 (6.82%) Migration
11 9 (6.82%) MVVM
11 9 (6.82%) Scrum
11 9 (6.82%) TDD
12 7 (5.30%) Software Engineering
12 7 (5.30%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 102 (77.27%) C#
2 69 (52.27%) SQL
3 48 (36.36%) VB.NET
4 40 (30.30%) VB6
5 25 (18.94%) PL/SQL
6 20 (15.15%) PowerShell
7 19 (14.39%) JavaScript
8 14 (10.61%) VBA
8 14 (10.61%) VBScript
9 11 (8.33%) Shell Script
10 8 (6.06%) T-SQL
11 7 (5.30%) Delphi
12 6 (4.55%) PHP
13 5 (3.79%) Java
13 5 (3.79%) Perl
14 3 (2.27%) Bash Shell
15 2 (1.52%) C++
16 1 (0.76%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (3.79%) Degree
2 3 (2.27%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.52%) ISEB
3 2 (1.52%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.79%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.27%) QA
2 3 (2.27%) SLA
3 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.52%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.52%) Postfix
2 2 (1.52%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 6 (4.55%) SCOM
2 2 (1.52%) SCCM
3 1 (0.76%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 23 (17.42%) Oracle
2 20 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.58%) Google
4 4 (3.03%) Capita
4 4 (3.03%) Xamarin
5 3 (2.27%) Cisco
6 2 (1.52%) QNAP
6 2 (1.52%) Sage
6 2 (1.52%) Veeam
7 1 (0.76%) IBM
7 1 (0.76%) IBM Sterling
7 1 (0.76%) Siebel
7 1 (0.76%) Sophos
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35k - 55k per year + open to all levels
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Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + great benefits
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Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
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