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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 117 118 75
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -43
Permanent jobs citing VB 91 85 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.95% 1.96% 3.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.14% 3.96% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 75 78 112
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +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
2199 2146 2176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 47.03% 49.47% 54.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1817 1707 1941
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +1 43 £39,000 +11.42% 13
Halifax +7 16 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Bradford +6 16 £27,000 -16.92% 1
Wetherby - 6 £40,000 -
Huddersfield +4 5 £37,500 +7.14%
Wakefield -14 2 £32,500 +11.11%
Mirfield - 2 £35,000 -
VB
Yorkshire

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 187 (83.86%) .NET
2 181 (81.17%) C#
3 151 (67.71%) SQL
4 123 (55.16%) SQL Server
5 98 (43.95%) ASP.NET
6 92 (41.26%) XML
7 68 (30.49%) VB6
8 67 (30.04%) Microsoft
9 63 (28.25%) Visual Studio
10 60 (26.91%) VB.NET
11 52 (23.32%) Oracle
11 52 (23.32%) ITIL
12 49 (21.97%) .NET Framework
13 47 (21.08%) Windows
14 44 (19.73%) Web Services
15 43 (19.28%) MS Excel
16 40 (17.94%) JavaScript
17 38 (17.04%) OO
17 38 (17.04%) WinForms
18 37 (16.59%) Finance
19 36 (16.14%) MVC
20 35 (15.70%) HTML
20 35 (15.70%) Team Foundation Server
21 32 (14.35%) CSS
22 31 (13.90%) E-Commerce
22 31 (13.90%) Software Engineering
23 30 (13.45%) Agile Software Development
23 30 (13.45%) WCF
23 30 (13.45%) T-SQL
23 30 (13.45%) Project Management

VB
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 21 (9.42%) SharePoint
2 18 (8.07%) IIS
3 10 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (2.69%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (1.35%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.90%) Apache
6 2 (0.90%) LiveLink
7 1 (0.45%) CMS
Applications
1 43 (19.28%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.14%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.35%) LAN
1 3 (1.35%) WAN
1 3 (1.35%) SAN
2 1 (0.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (55.16%) SQL Server
2 23 (10.31%) SQL Server 2005
2 23 (10.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (7.62%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (7.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (6.73%) Oracle Database
6 14 (6.28%) SQL Server 2000
7 12 (5.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (4.93%) Crystal Reports
9 8 (3.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (3.14%) Xcelsius
10 7 (3.14%) PerformancePoint
10 7 (3.14%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (3.14%) Oracle Discoverer
11 5 (2.24%) Data Mining
12 4 (1.79%) Relational Database
12 4 (1.79%) Informix
12 4 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (1.35%) MS Access
13 3 (1.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 63 (28.25%) Visual Studio
2 35 (15.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 29 (13.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (1.35%) ReSharper
4 3 (1.35%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (1.35%) Toad
4 3 (1.35%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (0.90%) Maven
5 2 (0.90%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.45%) JIRA
6 1 (0.45%) Subversion
General
1 37 (16.59%) Finance
2 20 (8.97%) Retail
3 11 (4.93%) Banking
4 4 (1.79%) Legal
5 3 (1.35%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.90%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.45%) Marketing
7 1 (0.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 150 (67.26%) Developer
2 86 (38.57%) .NET Developer
3 45 (20.18%) Software Developer
4 44 (19.73%) Senior Developer
5 39 (17.49%) Analyst
6 36 (16.14%) Applications Support
7 29 (13.00%) Support Analyst
8 25 (11.21%) Applications Support Analyst
9 20 (8.97%) Senior .NET Developer
10 17 (7.62%) VB.NET Developer
11 16 (7.17%) Senior Software Developer
12 14 (6.28%) ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (5.38%) C# Developer
14 11 (4.93%) VB6 Developer
14 11 (4.93%) VB Developer
15 9 (4.04%) SQL Developer
15 9 (4.04%) Consultant
16 8 (3.59%) Team Leader
17 7 (3.14%) C# .NET Developer
18 6 (2.69%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (83.86%) .NET
2 98 (43.95%) ASP.NET
3 92 (41.26%) XML
4 49 (21.97%) .NET Framework
5 44 (19.73%) Web Services
6 38 (17.04%) WinForms
7 35 (15.70%) HTML
8 32 (14.35%) CSS
9 30 (13.45%) WCF
10 25 (11.21%) jQuery
11 24 (10.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 21 (9.42%) WPF
13 18 (8.07%) Classic ASP
13 18 (8.07%) HTML5
14 14 (6.28%) Ajax
15 12 (5.38%) JSON
15 12 (5.38%) CSS3
16 10 (4.48%) Managed Extensibility Framework
17 9 (4.04%) ASP.NET MVC
17 9 (4.04%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.73%) Management Information System
2 14 (6.28%) Statistics
3 12 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.59%) NHS
5 5 (2.24%) Data Conversion
5 5 (2.24%) Replication
5 5 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.90%) User Experience
7 1 (0.45%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.45%) FMCG
7 1 (0.45%) Blog
7 1 (0.45%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.45%) Clustering
7 1 (0.45%) LIMS
7 1 (0.45%) GIS
7 1 (0.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 47 (21.08%) Windows
2 3 (1.35%) Android
2 3 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (1.35%) UNIX
2 3 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (1.35%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.45%) Linux
3 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (23.32%) ITIL
2 38 (17.04%) OO
3 36 (16.14%) MVC
4 31 (13.90%) E-Commerce
4 31 (13.90%) Software Engineering
5 30 (13.45%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (13.45%) Project Management
6 23 (10.31%) OOP
6 23 (10.31%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (8.97%) Web Development
8 13 (5.83%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (5.38%) RAD
9 12 (5.38%) System Testing
10 10 (4.48%) ETL
10 10 (4.48%) Use Case
11 9 (4.04%) Change Management
11 9 (4.04%) Migration
12 8 (3.59%) E-Procurement
12 8 (3.59%) ERP
12 8 (3.59%) UML
Programming Languages
1 181 (81.17%) C#
2 151 (67.71%) SQL
3 68 (30.49%) VB6
4 60 (26.91%) VB.NET
5 40 (17.94%) JavaScript
6 30 (13.45%) T-SQL
7 14 (6.28%) PL/SQL
8 13 (5.83%) VBA
9 12 (5.38%) Java
10 11 (4.93%) PowerShell
11 9 (4.04%) VBScript
12 4 (1.79%) PHP
13 3 (1.35%) Delphi
14 2 (0.90%) C++
15 1 (0.45%) Ruby
15 1 (0.45%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 1 (0.45%) C
15 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.45%) XAML
Qualifications
1 12 (5.38%) Degree
2 5 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.35%) MCSE
3 3 (1.35%) MCSA
3 3 (1.35%) MCP
3 3 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.79%) SLA
2 3 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.35%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.45%) QA
3 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (3.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 67 (30.04%) Microsoft
2 52 (23.32%) Oracle
3 12 (5.38%) Google
4 9 (4.04%) Business Objects
5 7 (3.14%) SAP
6 3 (1.35%) LANDesk
6 3 (1.35%) VMware
6 3 (1.35%) IBM
6 3 (1.35%) Dell
6 3 (1.35%) Sun
6 3 (1.35%) Twitter
7 1 (0.45%) AccuRev
7 1 (0.45%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.45%) Mapinfo
7 1 (0.45%) Tableau
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Otley
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford-On-Avon, Wiltshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £25-30,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 16 days ago