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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 89 91 96
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing VB 130 127 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.56% 2.57% 2.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.50% 5.43% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 101 109 81
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,875 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.71% +4.28%
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
2362 2339 2072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 46.44% 47.32% 52.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1993 1911 1749
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 31 March 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 31 March 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 -12 63 £35,000 -2.77% 3
Bradford +7 24 £34,000 -20.00% 1
Halifax +8 23 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Bingley - 11 - -
Huddersfield -6 3 £31,500 -21.25%
Pontefract - 1 - - 1
VB
Yorkshire

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 177 (73.14%) .NET
2 170 (70.25%) C#
3 151 (62.40%) SQL
4 140 (57.85%) SQL Server
5 93 (38.43%) ASP.NET
6 87 (35.95%) XML
7 77 (31.82%) Microsoft
8 65 (26.86%) Visual Studio
9 64 (26.45%) VB6
10 62 (25.62%) Oracle
11 59 (24.38%) MS Excel
12 52 (21.49%) Web Services
13 51 (21.07%) JavaScript
14 49 (20.25%) MVC
15 48 (19.83%) .NET Framework
16 46 (19.01%) WinForms
17 45 (18.60%) VB.NET
18 43 (17.77%) Team Foundation Server
19 42 (17.36%) Windows
20 41 (16.94%) HTML
20 41 (16.94%) Finance
21 40 (16.53%) Agile Software Development
22 37 (15.29%) Software Engineering
23 36 (14.88%) T-SQL
24 35 (14.46%) ITIL
25 33 (13.64%) CSS
26 32 (13.22%) Project Management
27 30 (12.40%) VBScript
27 30 (12.40%) WCF
27 30 (12.40%) jQuery

VB
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 19 (7.85%) IIS
2 15 (6.20%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (2.07%) Node.js
5 3 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.83%) Apache
7 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.41%) SAS
7 1 (0.41%) CMS
7 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.41%) Drupal
7 1 (0.41%) WordPress
7 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 59 (24.38%) MS Excel
2 19 (7.85%) MS Office
3 5 (2.07%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.07%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.83%) Intranet
1 2 (0.83%) Internet
2 1 (0.41%) LAN
2 1 (0.41%) WAN
2 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (57.85%) SQL Server
2 23 (9.50%) Oracle Database
3 22 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 22 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (8.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (7.44%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (7.02%) SQL Server 2000
7 14 (5.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (5.37%) BusinessObjects
9 12 (4.96%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (4.13%) Crystal Reports
11 9 (3.72%) Data Mining
12 8 (3.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (2.89%) Oracle Discoverer
13 7 (2.89%) PerformancePoint
13 7 (2.89%) Xcelsius
14 6 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
15 4 (1.65%) QlikView
15 4 (1.65%) Informix
16 1 (0.41%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 65 (26.86%) Visual Studio
2 43 (17.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (11.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 7 (2.89%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (1.65%) ReSharper
6 2 (0.83%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.83%) Maven
7 1 (0.41%) JIRA
7 1 (0.41%) AccuRev
7 1 (0.41%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.41%) MSI
7 1 (0.41%) AdminStudio
7 1 (0.41%) NUnit
7 1 (0.41%) MSTest
7 1 (0.41%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.41%) Moq
General
1 41 (16.94%) Finance
2 19 (7.85%) Retail
3 13 (5.37%) Banking
4 9 (3.72%) Games
5 4 (1.65%) Law
5 4 (1.65%) Legal
5 4 (1.65%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.24%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.24%) Marketing
7 2 (0.83%) Automotive
8 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.41%) Front Office
8 1 (0.41%) Back Office
8 1 (0.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 157 (64.88%) Developer
2 85 (35.12%) .NET Developer
3 44 (18.18%) Analyst
4 38 (15.70%) Senior Developer
5 33 (13.64%) Software Developer
6 21 (8.68%) Applications Support
7 18 (7.44%) Senior .NET Developer
8 16 (6.61%) C# Developer
9 14 (5.79%) VB Developer
9 14 (5.79%) VB6 Developer
9 14 (5.79%) Support Analyst
10 13 (5.37%) Applications Support Analyst
11 11 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (4.55%) MI Analyst
12 10 (4.13%) C# .NET Developer
12 10 (4.13%) Senior Software Developer
13 9 (3.72%) Programmer
13 9 (3.72%) Senior Analyst
13 9 (3.72%) DBA
14 8 (3.31%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (73.14%) .NET
2 93 (38.43%) ASP.NET
3 87 (35.95%) XML
4 52 (21.49%) Web Services
5 48 (19.83%) .NET Framework
6 46 (19.01%) WinForms
7 41 (16.94%) HTML
8 33 (13.64%) CSS
9 30 (12.40%) jQuery
9 30 (12.40%) WCF
10 21 (8.68%) HTML5
10 21 (8.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 19 (7.85%) JSON
12 18 (7.44%) WPF
12 18 (7.44%) Ajax
13 17 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (5.79%) Managed Extensibility Framework
15 12 (4.96%) CSS3
15 12 (4.96%) Classic ASP
16 9 (3.72%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.61%) Management Information System
3 11 (4.55%) Statistics
4 7 (2.89%) NHS
5 5 (2.07%) iPhone
5 5 (2.07%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.65%) Replication
7 3 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.83%) Data Conversion
9 1 (0.41%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.41%) FMCG
9 1 (0.41%) SCADA
9 1 (0.41%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.41%) LIMS
9 1 (0.41%) GIS
9 1 (0.41%) User Experience
9 1 (0.41%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 42 (17.36%) Windows
2 12 (4.96%) Android
3 7 (2.89%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.83%) Windows 8
4 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.83%) Linux
4 2 (0.83%) Windows XP
4 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (20.25%) MVC
2 40 (16.53%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (15.29%) Software Engineering
4 35 (14.46%) ITIL
5 32 (13.22%) Project Management
6 29 (11.98%) Business Intelligence
7 26 (10.74%) OO
8 21 (8.68%) E-Commerce
8 21 (8.68%) Web Development
9 14 (5.79%) OOP
10 12 (4.96%) RAD
11 11 (4.55%) Time Management
11 11 (4.55%) Customer Segmentation
12 10 (4.13%) Use Case
12 10 (4.13%) Unit Testing
12 10 (4.13%) Change Management
12 10 (4.13%) TDD
13 8 (3.31%) Migration
13 8 (3.31%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (3.31%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 170 (70.25%) C#
2 151 (62.40%) SQL
3 64 (26.45%) VB6
4 51 (21.07%) JavaScript
5 45 (18.60%) VB.NET
6 36 (14.88%) T-SQL
7 30 (12.40%) VBScript
8 15 (6.20%) PowerShell
9 14 (5.79%) PL/SQL
10 10 (4.13%) Java
11 9 (3.72%) VBA
12 7 (2.89%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.89%) Perl
12 7 (2.89%) Delphi
13 5 (2.07%) PHP
14 2 (0.83%) C
14 2 (0.83%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (7.85%) Degree
2 7 (2.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.83%) MCSE
5 1 (0.41%) MCSA
5 1 (0.41%) MCP
5 1 (0.41%) HND
5 1 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.41%) MCTS
5 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.65%) SLA
2 3 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.24%) QA
2 3 (1.24%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (4.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.65%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.83%) SCCM
3 1 (0.41%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 77 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 62 (25.62%) Oracle
3 20 (8.26%) Business Objects
4 17 (7.02%) Google
5 13 (5.37%) SAP
6 5 (2.07%) Citrix
7 2 (0.83%) VMware
7 2 (0.83%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.41%) Twitter
8 1 (0.41%) LANDesk
8 1 (0.41%) Teradata
8 1 (0.41%) Novell
8 1 (0.41%) Mapinfo
8 1 (0.41%) IBM
8 1 (0.41%) Sun
8 1 (0.41%) HP
8 1 (0.41%) Dell
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Pension and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £28,352 - £32,870 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £24,827- £28779.00 annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Anticusit
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Anticusit
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Pontefract
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 11 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds
EMIS
Salary: Up to £26,000 per year depending on experience
Posted: 26 days ago