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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 146 91 118
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +27
Permanent jobs citing VB 60 126 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.43% 2.68% 2.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.82% 5.53% 4.87%
Number of salaries quoted 55 102 101
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,050 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
2126 2279 2403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 50.66% 48.49% 47.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1793 1929 2000
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -13 41 £33,000 -5.71% 6
Huddersfield +8 7 £30,000 -4.76% 2
Bradford -15 7 £31,000 -18.42% 2
Wakefield - 2 £38,250 -
Castleford - 1 £32,500 -
VB
Yorkshire

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 98 (72.59%) .NET
2 93 (68.89%) C#
3 66 (48.89%) SQL Server
4 63 (46.67%) SQL
5 51 (37.78%) ASP.NET
6 49 (36.30%) VB6
7 43 (31.85%) Windows
8 41 (30.37%) VB.NET
9 39 (28.89%) Oracle
10 37 (27.41%) Agile Software Development
11 32 (23.70%) MVC
12 31 (22.96%) ASP.NET MVC
13 30 (22.22%) .NET Framework
13 30 (22.22%) Linux
14 28 (20.74%) JavaScript
15 27 (20.00%) PL/SQL
16 26 (19.26%) SOA
16 26 (19.26%) Microsoft
17 25 (18.52%) Finance
18 23 (17.04%) Analytical Skills
18 23 (17.04%) WCF
19 22 (16.30%) OO
19 22 (16.30%) IIS
20 21 (15.56%) Visual Studio
20 21 (15.56%) CSS
20 21 (15.56%) REST
21 20 (14.81%) HTML
22 19 (14.07%) XML
22 19 (14.07%) PowerShell
22 19 (14.07%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 22 (16.30%) IIS
2 17 (12.59%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.96%) CMS
4 2 (1.48%) Apache
4 2 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.48%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.48%) PrestaShop
4 2 (1.48%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.74%) Confluence
5 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.22%) MS Office
3 1 (0.74%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Line 500
1 2 (1.48%) Magento
1 2 (1.48%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.22%) SaaS
2 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.41%) Internet
2 4 (2.96%) VPN
3 2 (1.48%) IPsec
3 2 (1.48%) NAS
3 2 (1.48%) SSH
3 2 (1.48%) WAN
4 1 (0.74%) DHCP
4 1 (0.74%) DNS
4 1 (0.74%) Firewall
4 1 (0.74%) SNMP
4 1 (0.74%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (48.89%) SQL Server
2 19 (14.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 19 (14.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (8.89%) BusinessObjects
3 12 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (8.89%) Oracle Reports
4 10 (7.41%) Redis
4 10 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (5.19%) BusinessObjects XI
5 7 (5.19%) MySQL
6 5 (3.70%) MS Access
7 4 (2.96%) GIS
8 3 (2.22%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 21 (15.56%) Visual Studio
2 18 (13.33%) Oracle APEX
3 17 (12.59%) NUnit
4 12 (8.89%) JIRA
5 11 (8.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (8.15%) Toad
6 10 (7.41%) XMLUnit
7 9 (6.67%) Subversion
8 7 (5.19%) Moq
8 7 (5.19%) MSTest
8 7 (5.19%) Rhino Mocks
9 6 (4.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 5 (3.70%) PowerBuilder
11 4 (2.96%) Selenium
12 3 (2.22%) Jenkins
12 3 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
13 1 (0.74%) HP UFT
13 1 (0.74%) JMeter
13 1 (0.74%) LoadRunner
13 1 (0.74%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (18.52%) Finance
2 10 (7.41%) Marketing
3 7 (5.19%) Retail
4 6 (4.44%) Banking
4 6 (4.44%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.48%) Automotive
5 2 (1.48%) Back Office
5 2 (1.48%) Billing
6 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 85 (62.96%) Developer
2 54 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 31 (22.96%) C# Developer
4 25 (18.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (17.04%) Applications Support
6 18 (13.33%) Analyst
7 14 (10.37%) Senior Developer
7 14 (10.37%) SQL Developer
8 11 (8.15%) Applications Developer
8 11 (8.15%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 10 (7.41%) Systems Developer
10 9 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
10 9 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
10 9 (6.67%) Support Analyst
10 9 (6.67%) VB Developer
11 8 (5.93%) Oracle Developer
11 8 (5.93%) PL/SQL Developer
11 8 (5.93%) Test Analyst
12 7 (5.19%) Internet Developer
12 7 (5.19%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (72.59%) .NET
2 51 (37.78%) ASP.NET
3 31 (22.96%) ASP.NET MVC
4 30 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 23 (17.04%) WCF
6 21 (15.56%) CSS
6 21 (15.56%) REST
7 20 (14.81%) HTML
8 19 (14.07%) XML
9 18 (13.33%) Web Services
10 16 (11.85%) AngularJS
10 16 (11.85%) WinForms
11 10 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (7.41%) JSON
11 10 (7.41%) Protocol Buffers
11 10 (7.41%) RabbitMQ
11 10 (7.41%) ServiceStack
12 8 (5.93%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 7 (5.19%) Castle Windsor
13 7 (5.19%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.04%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.19%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.19%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (1.48%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.48%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.48%) Fat Client
3 2 (1.48%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.74%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.74%) PKI
4 1 (0.74%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 43 (31.85%) Windows
2 30 (22.22%) Linux
3 15 (11.11%) Unix
4 9 (6.67%) Windows Server
5 8 (5.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (5.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (4.44%) Android
7 6 (4.44%) Apple iOS
7 6 (4.44%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.48%) Debian
8 2 (1.48%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (27.41%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (23.70%) MVC
3 26 (19.26%) SOA
4 22 (16.30%) OO
5 16 (11.85%) Unit Testing
6 13 (9.63%) Configuration Management
6 13 (9.63%) Software Engineering
7 12 (8.89%) ETL
7 12 (8.89%) Web Development
8 11 (8.15%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (8.15%) Migration
9 10 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (7.41%) System Testing
9 10 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (6.67%) ITIL
10 9 (6.67%) OOD
10 9 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (5.93%) Scrum
11 8 (5.93%) Web Application Development
12 7 (5.19%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 93 (68.89%) C#
2 63 (46.67%) SQL
3 49 (36.30%) VB6
4 41 (30.37%) VB.NET
5 28 (20.74%) JavaScript
6 27 (20.00%) PL/SQL
7 19 (14.07%) PowerShell
8 18 (13.33%) VBA
9 14 (10.37%) VBScript
10 13 (9.63%) Shell Script
11 12 (8.89%) Perl
12 9 (6.67%) Java
13 6 (4.44%) Delphi
14 3 (2.22%) Bash Shell
14 3 (2.22%) Python
14 3 (2.22%) T-SQL
15 2 (1.48%) C++
15 2 (1.48%) PHP
16 1 (0.74%) C
16 1 (0.74%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 6 (4.44%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.48%) Degree
2 2 (1.48%) ISEB
2 2 (1.48%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.44%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.22%) QA
2 3 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.48%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.48%) Postfix
3 2 (1.48%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 6 (4.44%) SCCM
2 2 (1.48%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 2 (1.48%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (1.48%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.74%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (0.74%) SCOM
Vendors
1 39 (28.89%) Oracle
2 26 (19.26%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.41%) Google
4 6 (4.44%) VMware
5 4 (2.96%) Capita
6 3 (2.22%) Cisco
6 3 (2.22%) HP
6 3 (2.22%) IBM
6 3 (2.22%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.48%) Dynatrace
7 2 (1.48%) NetIQ
7 2 (1.48%) QNAP
7 2 (1.48%) Sage
7 2 (1.48%) Siebel
7 2 (1.48%) Veeam
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £31656.00 - £37768.00 per annum + Benefits / Training
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits + Onsite Gym
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Medisoft Limited
Salary: £25,000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £28000 - £36000.00 per annum + Bonus, pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £28000 - £36000.00 per annum + Bonus, pension
Posted: 14 days ago
Huddersfield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago