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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 129 129 84
Rank change year-on-year
0 -45
Permanent jobs citing VB 80 82 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.67% 1.68% 2.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.16% 3.69% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 73 68 89
Average salary £38,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £22,000 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £45,000 £45,000
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
2533 2224 1811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 53.00% 45.63% 51.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2081 1806 1452
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 July 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 July 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 -18 37 £37,500 +18.11% 5
Bradford -8 23 £38,000 +5.55% 1
Halifax +9 20 £45,000 - 1
VB
Yorkshire

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 151 (72.60%) .NET
2 126 (60.58%) C#
3 105 (50.48%) SQL Server
4 101 (48.56%) SQL
5 68 (32.69%) VB6
6 66 (31.73%) Microsoft
7 63 (30.29%) Visual Studio
8 61 (29.33%) ASP.NET
9 59 (28.37%) Team Foundation Server
10 55 (26.44%) Oracle
11 49 (23.56%) Software Engineering
12 48 (23.08%) MVC
13 47 (22.60%) VB.NET
14 45 (21.63%) XML
15 41 (19.71%) Web Services
15 41 (19.71%) Agile Software Development
16 40 (19.23%) Project Management
17 35 (16.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 35 (16.83%) WCF
18 34 (16.35%) JavaScript
18 34 (16.35%) MS Excel
19 33 (15.87%) VBScript
20 31 (14.90%) Windows
21 27 (12.98%) T-SQL
22 25 (12.02%) Finance
22 25 (12.02%) .NET Framework
23 24 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
23 24 (11.54%) WinForms
24 22 (10.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 22 (10.58%) OO

VB
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 11 (5.29%) IIS
1 11 (5.29%) Apache
2 10 (4.81%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.85%) Node.js
4 1 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.48%) SAS
4 1 (0.48%) CMS
4 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.48%) Drupal
4 1 (0.48%) WordPress
Applications
1 34 (16.35%) MS Excel
2 18 (8.65%) MS Office
3 4 (1.92%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.96%) TCP/IP
1 2 (0.96%) Intranet
1 2 (0.96%) Internet
2 1 (0.48%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (50.48%) SQL Server
2 22 (10.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (8.17%) BusinessObjects
4 16 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (4.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (4.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (4.81%) Oracle Database
6 9 (4.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (4.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
8 7 (3.37%) Data Mining
9 6 (2.88%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.96%) MySQL
11 2 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.96%) QlikView
12 1 (0.48%) Base SAS
12 1 (0.48%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 63 (30.29%) Visual Studio
2 59 (28.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 35 (16.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 8 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (1.44%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (1.44%) JIRA
5 3 (1.44%) MSI
5 3 (1.44%) AdminStudio
6 2 (0.96%) ReSharper
6 2 (0.96%) Toad
7 1 (0.48%) JMeter
7 1 (0.48%) NUnit
7 1 (0.48%) AccuRev
7 1 (0.48%) MSTest
7 1 (0.48%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.48%) Moq
7 1 (0.48%) SoapUI
General
1 25 (12.02%) Finance
2 11 (5.29%) Games
3 9 (4.33%) Marketing
4 4 (1.92%) Law
5 3 (1.44%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.44%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.96%) Legal
6 2 (0.96%) Automotive
6 2 (0.96%) Banking
6 2 (0.96%) Retail
7 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.48%) Front Office
7 1 (0.48%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 131 (62.98%) Developer
2 51 (24.52%) .NET Developer
3 37 (17.79%) Analyst
3 37 (17.79%) Software Developer
4 36 (17.31%) Senior Developer
5 18 (8.65%) Senior Software Developer
6 16 (7.69%) Applications Support
7 15 (7.21%) MI Analyst
8 14 (6.73%) C# Developer
9 12 (5.77%) Programmer
9 12 (5.77%) VB Developer
10 11 (5.29%) VB6 Developer
10 11 (5.29%) C# .NET Developer
11 9 (4.33%) Senior Analyst
11 9 (4.33%) Applications Developer
12 8 (3.85%) Applications Specialist
12 8 (3.85%) DBA
12 8 (3.85%) Software Engineer
12 8 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
12 8 (3.85%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (72.60%) .NET
2 61 (29.33%) ASP.NET
3 45 (21.63%) XML
4 41 (19.71%) Web Services
5 35 (16.83%) WCF
6 25 (12.02%) .NET Framework
7 24 (11.54%) WinForms
7 24 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (10.10%) HTML
9 17 (8.17%) Entity Framework
10 14 (6.73%) CSS
11 12 (5.77%) WPF
12 11 (5.29%) jQuery
12 11 (5.29%) COM+
12 11 (5.29%) LAMP
13 8 (3.85%) Ninject
13 8 (3.85%) REST
14 7 (3.37%) JSON
14 7 (3.37%) KnockoutJS
15 6 (2.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.17%) N-Tier
2 13 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.37%) iPhone
3 7 (3.37%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.48%) IVR
5 1 (0.48%) Statistics
5 1 (0.48%) SCADA
5 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.48%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.48%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 31 (14.90%) Windows
2 15 (7.21%) Linux
3 13 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (5.29%) Android
5 4 (1.92%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.92%) Windows 8
5 4 (1.92%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.44%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (23.56%) Software Engineering
2 48 (23.08%) MVC
3 41 (19.71%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (19.23%) Project Management
5 22 (10.58%) OO
5 22 (10.58%) SDLC
6 20 (9.62%) Scrum
7 17 (8.17%) ITIL
8 16 (7.69%) TDD
8 16 (7.69%) Customer Segmentation
9 15 (7.21%) Migration
10 13 (6.25%) Unit Testing
11 11 (5.29%) Root Cause Analysis
12 10 (4.81%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (4.33%) Web Application Development
14 8 (3.85%) Dependency Injection
14 8 (3.85%) BDD
15 7 (3.37%) Predictive Modelling
15 7 (3.37%) Time Management
15 7 (3.37%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 126 (60.58%) C#
2 101 (48.56%) SQL
3 68 (32.69%) VB6
4 47 (22.60%) VB.NET
5 34 (16.35%) JavaScript
6 33 (15.87%) VBScript
7 27 (12.98%) T-SQL
8 19 (9.13%) PHP
9 13 (6.25%) C++
10 11 (5.29%) Java
10 11 (5.29%) PL/SQL
10 11 (5.29%) PowerShell
11 8 (3.85%) Perl
12 7 (3.37%) Shell Script
13 5 (2.40%) VBA
14 4 (1.92%) Python
14 4 (1.92%) Delphi
15 2 (0.96%) C
16 1 (0.48%) Ruby
16 1 (0.48%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (6.25%) Degree
2 6 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (1.44%) MCSE
4 2 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.48%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.92%) QA
2 3 (1.44%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.40%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.44%) ZENworks
2 3 (1.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 66 (31.73%) Microsoft
2 55 (26.44%) Oracle
3 7 (3.37%) Citrix
3 7 (3.37%) Google
4 6 (2.88%) SAP
5 4 (1.92%) VMware
6 3 (1.44%) Novell
7 1 (0.48%) Teradata
7 1 (0.48%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.48%) Verint
7 1 (0.48%) Cisco
7 1 (0.48%) IBM
7 1 (0.48%) Avaya
7 1 (0.48%) Genesys
7 1 (0.48%) HP
7 1 (0.48%) Nortel
Halifax
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £32000 - £33000 per annum + bonus+pension+parking, etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + 4% bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Bradford
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum circa + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Medisoft Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago