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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 150 126 115
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -11
Permanent jobs citing VB 73 92 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.67% 1.90% 2.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.09% 4.08% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 54 78 81
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £47,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average 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
2365 2257 2125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 54.13% 46.52% 48.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1977 1888 1675
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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 +4 49 £35,000 - 6
Bradford -5 12 £32,500 +20.37%
Halifax -16 5 - -
Wakefield +14 1 £50,000 +66.66%
VB
Yorkshire

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 126 (71.19%) .NET
2 110 (62.15%) SQL Server
3 107 (60.45%) C#
4 88 (49.72%) SQL
5 69 (38.98%) VB.NET
6 65 (36.72%) Oracle
7 56 (31.64%) VB6
8 52 (29.38%) ASP.NET
9 47 (26.55%) JavaScript
10 46 (25.99%) Windows
10 46 (25.99%) Linux
11 44 (24.86%) HTML
11 44 (24.86%) IIS
12 42 (23.73%) Finance
12 42 (23.73%) XML
13 37 (20.90%) Microsoft
13 37 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
14 36 (20.34%) SharePoint
14 36 (20.34%) CSS
14 36 (20.34%) VBA
15 29 (16.38%) .NET Framework
16 27 (15.25%) Software Engineering
16 27 (15.25%) SOA
17 26 (14.69%) PL/SQL
17 26 (14.69%) ITIL
18 25 (14.12%) CRM
19 24 (13.56%) MySQL
20 23 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
21 22 (12.43%) Visual Studio
21 22 (12.43%) MVC

VB
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 44 (24.86%) IIS
2 36 (20.34%) SharePoint
3 21 (11.86%) CMS
4 3 (1.69%) Node.js
5 2 (1.13%) Apache
5 2 (1.13%) Confluence
6 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 16 (9.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.26%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.56%) MS Office
3 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.26%) SaaS
2 2 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.39%) Internet
2 4 (2.26%) FTP
2 4 (2.26%) SSH
3 3 (1.69%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.13%) HTTP
4 2 (1.13%) SNMP
5 1 (0.56%) DHCP
5 1 (0.56%) DNS
5 1 (0.56%) Firewall
5 1 (0.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (62.15%) SQL Server
2 24 (13.56%) MySQL
3 21 (11.86%) GIS
4 15 (8.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (8.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (7.34%) BusinessObjects
6 12 (6.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (5.08%) Redis
8 8 (4.52%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (4.52%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (2.82%) BusinessObjects XI
9 5 (2.82%) MS Access
9 5 (2.82%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (2.26%) MongoDB
10 4 (2.26%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.13%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.13%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 2 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (12.43%) PowerBuilder
1 22 (12.43%) Visual Studio
2 21 (11.86%) Subversion
2 21 (11.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (9.04%) Oracle APEX
4 11 (6.21%) JIRA
5 10 (5.65%) Toad
6 9 (5.08%) NUnit
6 9 (5.08%) XMLUnit
7 8 (4.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (2.26%) Selenium
9 3 (1.69%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.69%) JMeter
10 2 (1.13%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.13%) Git (software)
10 2 (1.13%) HP UFT
10 2 (1.13%) LoadRunner
10 2 (1.13%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (1.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.56%) SoapUI
General
1 42 (23.73%) Finance
2 16 (9.04%) Banking
3 9 (5.08%) Marketing
3 9 (5.08%) Retail
4 8 (4.52%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.69%) Games
6 2 (1.13%) Billing
7 1 (0.56%) Back Office
7 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 89 (50.28%) Developer
2 55 (31.07%) .NET Developer
3 44 (24.86%) Analyst
4 36 (20.34%) Applications Support
5 26 (14.69%) Support Analyst
6 25 (14.12%) Applications Support Analyst
7 24 (13.56%) C# Developer
8 22 (12.43%) C# .NET Developer
9 19 (10.73%) SQL Developer
10 16 (9.04%) Applications Developer
11 15 (8.47%) Senior Developer
12 14 (7.91%) VB.NET Developer
13 12 (6.78%) Oracle Developer
13 12 (6.78%) Systems Developer
13 12 (6.78%) Technical Specialist
14 11 (6.21%) .NET Applications Developer
14 11 (6.21%) C# Application Developer
15 10 (5.65%) Monitoring Specialist
15 10 (5.65%) PL/SQL Developer
15 10 (5.65%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (71.19%) .NET
2 52 (29.38%) ASP.NET
3 44 (24.86%) HTML
4 42 (23.73%) XML
5 36 (20.34%) CSS
6 29 (16.38%) .NET Framework
7 21 (11.86%) REST
8 15 (8.47%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (7.91%) jQuery
10 13 (7.34%) WCF
10 13 (7.34%) Web Services
11 12 (6.78%) AngularJS
12 11 (6.21%) WinForms
13 9 (5.08%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (5.08%) JSON
13 9 (5.08%) Protocol Buffers
13 9 (5.08%) RabbitMQ
13 9 (5.08%) ServiceStack
14 7 (3.95%) HTML5
15 6 (3.39%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.52%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.82%) Data Centre
4 3 (1.69%) iPhone
4 3 (1.69%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.13%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.13%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.13%) PKI
6 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.56%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 46 (25.99%) Linux
1 46 (25.99%) Windows
2 14 (7.91%) Unix
3 10 (5.65%) Windows Server
4 9 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (4.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (3.95%) Android
7 6 (3.39%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.26%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.69%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.56%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (15.25%) SOA
2 27 (15.25%) Software Engineering
3 26 (14.69%) ITIL
4 25 (14.12%) CRM
5 22 (12.43%) Configuration Management
5 22 (12.43%) MVC
6 21 (11.86%) Asset Management
7 19 (10.73%) Web Development
8 18 (10.17%) Release Management
8 18 (10.17%) Use Case
9 16 (9.04%) SDLC
10 15 (8.47%) OO
11 13 (7.34%) ETL
12 12 (6.78%) Incident Management
13 11 (6.21%) Unit Testing
14 10 (5.65%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (5.65%) Mentoring
14 10 (5.65%) Performance Monitoring
14 10 (5.65%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 107 (60.45%) C#
2 88 (49.72%) SQL
3 69 (38.98%) VB.NET
4 56 (31.64%) VB6
5 47 (26.55%) JavaScript
6 36 (20.34%) VBA
7 26 (14.69%) PL/SQL
8 16 (9.04%) PowerShell
9 15 (8.47%) Perl
9 15 (8.47%) VBScript
10 13 (7.34%) Java
11 10 (5.65%) Shell Script
12 8 (4.52%) T-SQL
13 7 (3.95%) C++
13 7 (3.95%) Python
14 6 (3.39%) PHP
15 4 (2.26%) Bash Shell
15 4 (2.26%) Delphi
16 2 (1.13%) C
16 2 (1.13%) FQL
Qualifications
1 14 (7.91%) Security Cleared
2 13 (7.34%) Degree
3 3 (1.69%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.13%) ISEB
4 2 (1.13%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.95%) SLA
2 4 (2.26%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.13%) QA
System Software
1 9 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (7.91%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 13 (7.34%) HP UCMDB
3 5 (2.82%) Tivoli
4 4 (2.26%) SCCM
5 1 (0.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 65 (36.72%) Oracle
2 37 (20.90%) Microsoft
3 19 (10.73%) HP
4 17 (9.60%) VMware
5 12 (6.78%) Google
6 10 (5.65%) Dynatrace
7 6 (3.39%) IBM
8 5 (2.82%) Cognos
8 5 (2.82%) NetIQ
9 4 (2.26%) Adobe
10 3 (1.69%) Capita
11 2 (1.13%) Siebel
12 1 (0.56%) Askia
12 1 (0.56%) Autodesk
12 1 (0.56%) Cisco
12 1 (0.56%) ServiceNow
12 1 (0.56%) Symantec
12 1 (0.56%) Toshiba
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
aap3
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, pension, health insurance
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Medisoft Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum pension and generous holidays
Posted: 22 days ago