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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 97 65 61
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -4
Permanent jobs citing VB 128 143 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.48% 3.67% 4.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.44% 7.19% 6.95%
Number of salaries quoted 117 125 121
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,600 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £49,900 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
2355 1990 2216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 45.68% 51.04% 59.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1834 1701 1927
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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 -52 74 £35,000 +11.11% 10
Bradford -7 19 £41,250 +26.92% 8
Halifax +5 13 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Wetherby -3 6 £28,750 +27.77%
Wakefield -19 3 £29,000 -7.93%
Mirfield - 2 £35,000 -
Huddersfield +10 1 £37,500 -
Otley -3 1 £37,500 -
VB
Yorkshire

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

1 186 (91.18%) .NET
2 155 (75.98%) C#
3 133 (65.20%) SQL
4 103 (50.49%) SQL Server
5 80 (39.22%) ASP.NET
6 74 (36.27%) VB6
7 69 (33.82%) VB.NET
8 68 (33.33%) XML
9 52 (25.49%) Microsoft
10 51 (25.00%) ITIL
11 47 (23.04%) Windows
12 42 (20.59%) Visual Studio
12 42 (20.59%) .NET Framework
13 38 (18.63%) JavaScript
14 34 (16.67%) MVC
14 34 (16.67%) OO
14 34 (16.67%) WCF
15 33 (16.18%) HTML
15 33 (16.18%) Oracle
15 33 (16.18%) CSS
16 30 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
17 29 (14.22%) Web Services
18 28 (13.73%) Classic ASP
18 28 (13.73%) E-Commerce
19 25 (12.25%) Team Foundation Server
20 24 (11.76%) WinForms
20 24 (11.76%) Finance
21 23 (11.27%) T-SQL
21 23 (11.27%) Degree
21 23 (11.27%) SQL Server 2008

VB
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 20 (9.80%) SharePoint
2 15 (7.35%) IIS
3 6 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (2.45%) WordPress
5 4 (1.96%) CMS
6 2 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.98%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.98%) LiveLink
6 2 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.49%) Apache
Applications
1 22 (10.78%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.92%) MS Office
3 2 (0.98%) PrintSoft PReS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.96%) Intranet
2 3 (1.47%) SAN
3 2 (0.98%) LAN
3 2 (0.98%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (50.49%) SQL Server
2 23 (11.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (10.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (7.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (6.86%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (6.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
8 10 (4.90%) Oracle Database
9 9 (4.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (3.43%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (2.45%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (1.96%) Data Mining
13 4 (1.96%) Informix
14 3 (1.47%) Relational Database
14 3 (1.47%) MS Access
14 3 (1.47%) Oracle Discoverer
14 3 (1.47%) MySQL
14 3 (1.47%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 42 (20.59%) Visual Studio
2 25 (12.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (9.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (2.45%) ReSharper
5 4 (1.96%) MSTest
6 3 (1.47%) Toad
6 3 (1.47%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (1.47%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.49%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.49%) Maven
7 1 (0.49%) Subversion
General
1 24 (11.76%) Finance
2 7 (3.43%) Banking
2 7 (3.43%) Retail
3 6 (2.94%) Legal
4 4 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.47%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.47%) Marketing
6 1 (0.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 137 (67.16%) Developer
2 67 (32.84%) .NET Developer
3 45 (22.06%) Analyst
4 44 (21.57%) Applications Support
5 39 (19.12%) Support Analyst
6 38 (18.63%) Software Developer
7 36 (17.65%) Senior Developer
8 34 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
9 24 (11.76%) VB.NET Developer
10 17 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
11 14 (6.86%) C# Developer
12 13 (6.37%) Web Developer
12 13 (6.37%) SQL Developer
12 13 (6.37%) Senior Software Developer
13 12 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (5.88%) VB Developer
14 11 (5.39%) VB6 Developer
15 9 (4.41%) C# .NET Developer
16 7 (3.43%) Junior
16 7 (3.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (91.18%) .NET
2 80 (39.22%) ASP.NET
3 68 (33.33%) XML
4 42 (20.59%) .NET Framework
5 34 (16.67%) WCF
6 33 (16.18%) HTML
6 33 (16.18%) CSS
7 29 (14.22%) Web Services
8 28 (13.73%) Classic ASP
9 24 (11.76%) WinForms
10 23 (11.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 21 (10.29%) jQuery
12 20 (9.80%) WPF
13 19 (9.31%) HTML5
14 9 (4.41%) SOAP
15 8 (3.92%) ASP.NET MVC
16 7 (3.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 7 (3.43%) CSS3
17 6 (2.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 5 (2.45%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.90%) Statistics
2 8 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.43%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.45%) Replication
4 5 (2.45%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.96%) Data Conversion
6 3 (1.47%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.47%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.47%) Social Media
6 3 (1.47%) FMCG
6 3 (1.47%) Blog
7 2 (0.98%) Animation
7 2 (0.98%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.49%) User Experience
8 1 (0.49%) GIS
8 1 (0.49%) Clustering
8 1 (0.49%) LIMS
8 1 (0.49%) NHS
8 1 (0.49%) Open Source
8 1 (0.49%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 47 (23.04%) Windows
2 4 (1.96%) UNIX
3 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.49%) Linux
4 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (25.00%) ITIL
2 34 (16.67%) MVC
2 34 (16.67%) OO
3 30 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (13.73%) E-Commerce
5 21 (10.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 20 (9.80%) System Testing
7 18 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (8.82%) OOP
8 17 (8.33%) Software Engineering
9 16 (7.84%) Project Management
10 13 (6.37%) ETL
11 11 (5.39%) Migration
11 11 (5.39%) Web Development
12 9 (4.41%) Release Management
13 8 (3.92%) UML
13 8 (3.92%) RAD
14 6 (2.94%) TDD
14 6 (2.94%) E-Procurement
14 6 (2.94%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 155 (75.98%) C#
2 133 (65.20%) SQL
3 74 (36.27%) VB6
4 69 (33.82%) VB.NET
5 38 (18.63%) JavaScript
6 23 (11.27%) T-SQL
7 21 (10.29%) VBA
8 16 (7.84%) Java
9 10 (4.90%) PL/SQL
10 8 (3.92%) PHP
11 7 (3.43%) VBScript
12 5 (2.45%) C++
13 3 (1.47%) RPG
13 3 (1.47%) C
14 2 (0.98%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.49%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 1 (0.49%) XAML
15 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (11.27%) Degree
2 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (0.98%) MCSE
2 2 (0.98%) MCSA
2 2 (0.98%) MCP
3 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.39%) QA
2 5 (2.45%) SLA
3 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.98%) SCCM
Vendors
1 52 (25.49%) Microsoft
2 33 (16.18%) Oracle
3 7 (3.43%) Google
4 6 (2.94%) Business Objects
4 6 (2.94%) SAP
5 4 (1.96%) EPiServer
6 3 (1.47%) Twitter
7 2 (0.98%) LANDesk
7 2 (0.98%) IBM
7 2 (0.98%) Sun
7 2 (0.98%) Dell
7 2 (0.98%) VMware
8 1 (0.49%) Mapinfo
8 1 (0.49%) Tableau
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Novation Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Morrisons
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Flexi + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Morrisons
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago