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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 92 127 107
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -20
Permanent jobs citing VB 109 90 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.44% 1.82% 1.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.97% 3.78% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 88 74 57
Average salary £35,250 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £27,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
2194 2381 2015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 49.12% 48.12% 54.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1853 1995 1641
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 £29,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +9 42 £32,500 -9.72% 2
Bradford -4 25 £38,000 +16.92% 1
Halifax +17 22 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Bingley - 12 - -
Pontefract - 1 - - 1
VB
Yorkshire

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 144 (69.57%) .NET
2 130 (62.80%) C#
3 107 (51.69%) SQL
4 106 (51.21%) SQL Server
5 69 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 59 (28.50%) Microsoft
7 58 (28.02%) VB.NET
7 58 (28.02%) VB6
8 54 (26.09%) Visual Studio
9 52 (25.12%) XML
10 46 (22.22%) Oracle
10 46 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
11 45 (21.74%) MS Excel
12 44 (21.26%) MVC
13 40 (19.32%) WinForms
14 37 (17.87%) JavaScript
14 37 (17.87%) Software Engineering
15 36 (17.39%) Web Services
16 35 (16.91%) Windows
17 33 (15.94%) Project Management
17 33 (15.94%) Finance
17 33 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
18 32 (15.46%) .NET Framework
18 32 (15.46%) VBScript
19 30 (14.49%) ITIL
20 27 (13.04%) OO
21 26 (12.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
21 26 (12.56%) T-SQL
22 25 (12.08%) HTML
23 22 (10.63%) WCF

VB
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 16 (7.73%) SharePoint
2 11 (5.31%) IIS
3 7 (3.38%) Node.js
3 7 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.97%) Apache
6 1 (0.48%) Drupal
6 1 (0.48%) WordPress
6 1 (0.48%) CMS
6 1 (0.48%) SAS
Applications
1 45 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 20 (9.66%) MS Office
3 5 (2.42%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.45%) Internet
2 2 (0.97%) Intranet
3 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (51.21%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (6.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (6.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (6.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (5.31%) Oracle Database
5 11 (5.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (4.83%) SQL Server 2000
7 9 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (3.86%) Data Mining
9 6 (2.90%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (1.93%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.93%) QlikView
11 3 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (1.45%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.48%) Base SAS
12 1 (0.48%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 1 (0.48%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 54 (26.09%) Visual Studio
2 46 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (12.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 7 (3.38%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (1.45%) MSI
5 3 (1.45%) AdminStudio
6 2 (0.97%) AccuRev
6 2 (0.97%) JIRA
6 2 (0.97%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.48%) Maven
7 1 (0.48%) NUnit
7 1 (0.48%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.48%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.48%) Moq
7 1 (0.48%) MSTest
General
1 33 (15.94%) Finance
2 11 (5.31%) Games
3 10 (4.83%) Retail
4 7 (3.38%) Marketing
5 4 (1.93%) Law
6 3 (1.45%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.45%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.97%) Automotive
7 2 (0.97%) Legal
7 2 (0.97%) Banking
8 1 (0.48%) Advertising
8 1 (0.48%) Front Office
8 1 (0.48%) Back Office
8 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 131 (63.29%) Developer
2 67 (32.37%) .NET Developer
3 39 (18.84%) Analyst
4 34 (16.43%) Senior Developer
5 25 (12.08%) Software Developer
6 17 (8.21%) Applications Support
7 15 (7.25%) MI Analyst
7 15 (7.25%) Senior .NET Developer
7 15 (7.25%) VB Developer
8 14 (6.76%) C# Developer
8 14 (6.76%) VB6 Developer
9 11 (5.31%) Programmer
10 10 (4.83%) Applications Developer
10 10 (4.83%) Senior Analyst
10 10 (4.83%) Senior Software Developer
11 8 (3.86%) C# .NET Developer
11 8 (3.86%) Information Analyst
12 7 (3.38%) DBA
12 7 (3.38%) Analyst Programmer
13 6 (2.90%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (69.57%) .NET
2 69 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 52 (25.12%) XML
4 40 (19.32%) WinForms
5 36 (17.39%) Web Services
6 32 (15.46%) .NET Framework
7 25 (12.08%) HTML
8 22 (10.63%) WCF
9 21 (10.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (8.21%) CSS
11 13 (6.28%) jQuery
12 12 (5.80%) Entity Framework
13 10 (4.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 10 (4.83%) JSON
14 9 (4.35%) Ajax
15 8 (3.86%) WPF
15 8 (3.86%) Ninject
16 7 (3.38%) HTML5
16 7 (3.38%) KnockoutJS
16 7 (3.38%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.31%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.38%) iPhone
3 7 (3.38%) NHS
3 7 (3.38%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.42%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.45%) Statistics
6 2 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.48%) SCADA
7 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.48%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.48%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.48%) IVR
7 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 35 (16.91%) Windows
2 14 (6.76%) Android
3 8 (3.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (3.38%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.93%) Windows 8
5 4 (1.93%) Windows XP
5 4 (1.93%) Linux
6 3 (1.45%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (21.26%) MVC
2 37 (17.87%) Software Engineering
3 33 (15.94%) Project Management
3 33 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (14.49%) ITIL
5 27 (13.04%) OO
6 17 (8.21%) Scrum
7 15 (7.25%) TDD
7 15 (7.25%) Customer Segmentation
8 12 (5.80%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (5.80%) Migration
9 10 (4.83%) Change Management
9 10 (4.83%) Unit Testing
10 9 (4.35%) Use Case
10 9 (4.35%) Time Management
10 9 (4.35%) Web Application Development
11 8 (3.86%) OOP
11 8 (3.86%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (3.86%) Web Development
11 8 (3.86%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 130 (62.80%) C#
2 107 (51.69%) SQL
3 58 (28.02%) VB.NET
3 58 (28.02%) VB6
4 37 (17.87%) JavaScript
5 32 (15.46%) VBScript
6 26 (12.56%) T-SQL
7 15 (7.25%) PowerShell
8 12 (5.80%) Java
9 9 (4.35%) PL/SQL
10 8 (3.86%) Perl
10 8 (3.86%) PHP
11 7 (3.38%) Shell Script
11 7 (3.38%) Delphi
12 4 (1.93%) VBA
13 2 (0.97%) Python
14 1 (0.48%) C++
14 1 (0.48%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (8.70%) Degree
2 8 (3.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (1.45%) MCSE
4 3 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.48%) MCTS
5 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.48%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.93%) SLA
2 3 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 12 (5.80%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.93%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.45%) SCCM
2 3 (1.45%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 59 (28.50%) Microsoft
2 46 (22.22%) Oracle
3 17 (8.21%) Business Objects
4 8 (3.86%) Google
5 7 (3.38%) Citrix
6 6 (2.90%) SAP
7 4 (1.93%) VMware
8 3 (1.45%) Novell
9 2 (0.97%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.48%) Teradata
10 1 (0.48%) Nortel
10 1 (0.48%) Avaya
10 1 (0.48%) Genesys
10 1 (0.48%) Cisco
10 1 (0.48%) HP
10 1 (0.48%) Verint
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £280.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 10 days ago
Pontefract
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago