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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 101 68 59
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -9
Permanent jobs citing VB 113 124 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.27% 3.44% 4.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.20% 6.89% 6.86%
Number of salaries quoted 99 108 126
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £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
2175 1801 2201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.66% 49.97% 58.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1698 1484 1902
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,466 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 August 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 29 August 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 -34 83 £32,000 -1.53% 16
Halifax -7 8 £41,250 +17.52% 1
Bradford +3 7 £36,000 +80.00%
Wakefield -4 5 £32,500 +3.17%
Wetherby - 4 £22,500 - 2
Huddersfield - 4 £35,000 -
Brighouse - 1 £45,000 -
Otley - 1 £37,500 - 1
VB
Yorkshire

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 165 (86.39%) .NET
2 120 (62.83%) C#
3 112 (58.64%) SQL
4 90 (47.12%) SQL Server
5 76 (39.79%) VB.NET
6 75 (39.27%) VB6
7 72 (37.70%) ASP.NET
8 48 (25.13%) Windows
9 47 (24.61%) Microsoft
10 42 (21.99%) XML
11 38 (19.90%) JavaScript
12 36 (18.85%) WCF
13 35 (18.32%) ITIL
14 32 (16.75%) HTML
15 27 (14.14%) Oracle
16 26 (13.61%) Degree
17 25 (13.09%) Classic ASP
18 24 (12.57%) OO
19 23 (12.04%) WinForms
19 23 (12.04%) .NET Framework
19 23 (12.04%) VBA
19 23 (12.04%) Java
20 22 (11.52%) T-SQL
20 22 (11.52%) MS Excel
21 21 (10.99%) Web Services
21 21 (10.99%) WPF
21 21 (10.99%) SQL Server 2008
21 21 (10.99%) Finance
22 20 (10.47%) MVC
23 19 (9.95%) Visual Studio

VB
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 14 (7.33%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.24%) IIS
3 6 (3.14%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (2.62%) WordPress
5 4 (2.09%) CMS
6 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.05%) Apache
6 2 (1.05%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.52%) SAS
7 1 (0.52%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 22 (11.52%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.24%) MS Office
3 6 (3.14%) SPSS
4 2 (1.05%) PrintSoft PReS
5 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.09%) WAN
1 4 (2.09%) SAN
1 4 (2.09%) Intranet
2 3 (1.57%) LAN
3 2 (1.05%) VPN
4 1 (0.52%) ADSL
4 1 (0.52%) IPsec
4 1 (0.52%) SSH
4 1 (0.52%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (47.12%) SQL Server
2 21 (10.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (7.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (6.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (4.71%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (4.71%) MySQL
5 9 (4.71%) SQL Server 2000
6 8 (4.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (3.66%) Data Mining
7 7 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (3.14%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (2.62%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (2.62%) SAP Data Services
9 5 (2.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.57%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.57%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.57%) MS Access
11 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.52%) SQLite
12 1 (0.52%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 19 (9.95%) Visual Studio
2 10 (5.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (4.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 7 (3.66%) MSTest
5 3 (1.57%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (1.57%) Moq
5 3 (1.57%) Toad
5 3 (1.57%) NUnit
5 3 (1.57%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (1.05%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.52%) Subversion
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
General
1 21 (10.99%) Finance
2 10 (5.24%) Marketing
3 8 (4.19%) Retail
4 5 (2.62%) Banking
5 4 (2.09%) Legal
5 4 (2.09%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.52%) Advertising
6 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 106 (55.50%) Developer
2 48 (25.13%) .NET Developer
3 45 (23.56%) Analyst
4 29 (15.18%) Applications Support
5 28 (14.66%) Support Analyst
6 24 (12.57%) Applications Support Analyst
7 23 (12.04%) VB.NET Developer
8 19 (9.95%) Software Developer
9 15 (7.85%) Senior Developer
10 14 (7.33%) Web Developer
11 13 (6.81%) C# Developer
12 12 (6.28%) VB Developer
12 12 (6.28%) SQL Developer
12 12 (6.28%) Software Engineer
12 12 (6.28%) Development Manager
13 10 (5.24%) Senior Software Engineer
14 9 (4.71%) Senior .NET Developer
14 9 (4.71%) VB6 Developer
14 9 (4.71%) MI Analyst
15 7 (3.66%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (86.39%) .NET
2 72 (37.70%) ASP.NET
3 42 (21.99%) XML
4 36 (18.85%) WCF
5 32 (16.75%) HTML
6 25 (13.09%) Classic ASP
7 23 (12.04%) WinForms
7 23 (12.04%) .NET Framework
8 21 (10.99%) Web Services
8 21 (10.99%) WPF
9 17 (8.90%) CSS
10 16 (8.38%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (8.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 14 (7.33%) jQuery
11 14 (7.33%) HTML5
12 7 (3.66%) Razor View Engine
12 7 (3.66%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 6 (3.14%) ASP.NET MVC 2
14 5 (2.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 4 (2.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.14%) Statistics
1 6 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (2.62%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.09%) FMCG
4 3 (1.57%) E-Learning
4 3 (1.57%) Blog
4 3 (1.57%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.57%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (1.57%) Social Media
5 2 (1.05%) Animation
5 2 (1.05%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.52%) Open Source
6 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.52%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.52%) NHS
6 1 (0.52%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.52%) LIMS
6 1 (0.52%) GIS
6 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 48 (25.13%) Windows
2 4 (2.09%) UNIX
2 4 (2.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.05%) Linux
4 2 (1.05%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.05%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.52%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (18.32%) ITIL
2 24 (12.57%) OO
3 20 (10.47%) MVC
4 17 (8.90%) Software Engineering
5 16 (8.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 15 (7.85%) System Testing
6 15 (7.85%) E-Commerce
7 12 (6.28%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (6.28%) Migration
8 11 (5.76%) Information Security
9 10 (5.24%) Scrum
10 9 (4.71%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (4.71%) TDD
10 9 (4.71%) ETL
10 9 (4.71%) OOP
11 8 (4.19%) UML
11 8 (4.19%) ERP
12 7 (3.66%) Service Delivery
12 7 (3.66%) Kanban
12 7 (3.66%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 120 (62.83%) C#
2 112 (58.64%) SQL
3 76 (39.79%) VB.NET
4 75 (39.27%) VB6
5 38 (19.90%) JavaScript
6 23 (12.04%) Java
6 23 (12.04%) VBA
7 22 (11.52%) T-SQL
8 14 (7.33%) VBScript
9 8 (4.19%) PHP
10 7 (3.66%) PL/SQL
11 6 (3.14%) C++
12 5 (2.62%) RPG
13 4 (2.09%) C
14 3 (1.57%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.52%) Perl
15 1 (0.52%) Ruby
15 1 (0.52%) Progress 4GL
15 1 (0.52%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (13.61%) Degree
2 3 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (1.57%) MCSE
3 2 (1.05%) MCSA
3 2 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.05%) MCP
4 1 (0.52%) CCNA
4 1 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.33%) QA
2 5 (2.62%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.52%) Postfix
2 1 (0.52%) DFS Replication
2 1 (0.52%) SpamAssassin
2 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.52%) Terminal Server
2 1 (0.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (1.57%) SCCM
2 1 (0.52%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 47 (24.61%) Microsoft
2 27 (14.14%) Oracle
3 6 (3.14%) HP
3 6 (3.14%) Minitab
4 5 (2.62%) Business Objects
4 5 (2.62%) SAP
5 4 (2.09%) EPiServer
6 2 (1.05%) LANDesk
6 2 (1.05%) Dell
6 2 (1.05%) Sun
6 2 (1.05%) Cisco
6 2 (1.05%) IBM
6 2 (1.05%) VMware
7 1 (0.52%) Progress
7 1 (0.52%) EMC
7 1 (0.52%) Sage
7 1 (0.52%) Sophos
7 1 (0.52%) Tableau
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Otley, West Yorkshire
Parity Resources
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £27000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Overtime + Pension Scheme + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £18,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Car Allowance
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago