The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 99 99 88
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Permanent jobs citing VB 131 88 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.55% 2.26% 2.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.34% 4.24% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 112 73 79
Average salary £39,250 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2454 2074 1926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 47.78% 53.34% 52.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2028 1716 1745
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB
Yorkshire

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +3 70 £36,000 +10.76% 5
Halifax -2 28 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Bradford +12 14 £42,500 +19.29% 3
Wakefield - 4 £37,500 - 2
Huddersfield -7 3 £40,000 +64.94% 1
Castleford - 1 £40,000 - 1
VB
Yorkshire

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 175 (78.13%) .NET
2 134 (59.82%) C#
3 133 (59.38%) SQL Server
4 115 (51.34%) SQL
5 104 (46.43%) ASP.NET
6 101 (45.09%) VB6
7 80 (35.71%) VB.NET
8 78 (34.82%) Microsoft
9 74 (33.04%) JavaScript
10 55 (24.55%) HTML
11 53 (23.66%) Oracle
12 40 (17.86%) XML
13 39 (17.41%) MS Excel
13 39 (17.41%) T-SQL
14 35 (15.63%) Windows
14 35 (15.63%) Software Engineering
15 32 (14.29%) VBA
16 31 (13.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 30 (13.39%) SQL Server 2008
18 29 (12.95%) Web Services
18 29 (12.95%) Finance
19 28 (12.50%) MVC
19 28 (12.50%) CSS
20 26 (11.61%) Visual Studio
20 26 (11.61%) WCF
21 23 (10.27%) VBScript
21 23 (10.27%) Java
22 22 (9.82%) IIS
22 22 (9.82%) WPF
22 22 (9.82%) Retail

VB
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 22 (9.82%) IIS
2 15 (6.70%) SharePoint
3 9 (4.02%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (2.68%) OpenEdge
6 2 (0.89%) Tuxedo
7 1 (0.45%) SAS
7 1 (0.45%) Apache
7 1 (0.45%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.45%) CMS
Applications
1 39 (17.41%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.13%) MS Office
3 6 (2.68%) SPSS
4 4 (1.79%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (1.79%) Photoshop
5 3 (1.34%) PrintSoft PReS
6 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (0.45%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.46%) HTTP
2 6 (2.68%) SAN
3 5 (2.23%) Internet
4 3 (1.34%) WAN
4 3 (1.34%) VPN
5 2 (0.89%) ADSL
5 2 (0.89%) LAN
5 2 (0.89%) Intranet
6 1 (0.45%) NAS
6 1 (0.45%) IPsec
6 1 (0.45%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (59.38%) SQL Server
2 31 (13.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (13.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (8.04%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (7.59%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (5.80%) Data Mining
7 12 (5.36%) Oracle Database
8 9 (4.02%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (4.02%) MS Access
8 9 (4.02%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (3.57%) MySQL
9 8 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
10 7 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (2.68%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (2.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (2.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 5 (2.23%) Oracle BI EE
13 4 (1.79%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 26 (11.61%) Visual Studio
2 10 (4.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (3.57%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (1.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (1.34%) MSTest
5 3 (1.34%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (1.34%) Moq
5 3 (1.34%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.34%) NUnit
6 2 (0.89%) Subversion
6 2 (0.89%) JDeveloper
6 2 (0.89%) Toad
6 2 (0.89%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.45%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.45%) WebSpeed
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.45%) Selenium
General
1 29 (12.95%) Finance
2 22 (9.82%) Retail
3 17 (7.59%) Legal
4 11 (4.91%) Marketing
5 9 (4.02%) Law
6 7 (3.13%) Banking
7 2 (0.89%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 123 (54.91%) Developer
2 35 (15.63%) .NET Developer
3 34 (15.18%) Analyst
4 30 (13.39%) Software Engineer
5 24 (10.71%) Applications Support
6 22 (9.82%) Applications Developer
7 19 (8.48%) SQL Developer
8 16 (7.14%) MI Analyst
8 16 (7.14%) C# Developer
9 15 (6.70%) Software Developer
9 15 (6.70%) Senior Software Engineer
10 13 (5.80%) Development Manager
11 11 (4.91%) C# .NET Developer
11 11 (4.91%) Team Leader
12 10 (4.46%) ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (4.46%) Consultant
13 9 (4.02%) Programmer
14 8 (3.57%) SharePoint Developer
14 8 (3.57%) .NET Software Engineer
14 8 (3.57%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (78.13%) .NET
2 104 (46.43%) ASP.NET
3 55 (24.55%) HTML
4 40 (17.86%) XML
5 29 (12.95%) Web Services
6 28 (12.50%) CSS
7 26 (11.61%) WCF
8 22 (9.82%) WPF
9 21 (9.38%) jQuery
10 19 (8.48%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (8.04%) WinForms
12 15 (6.70%) Classic ASP
13 14 (6.25%) Ajax
14 12 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC 2
15 9 (4.02%) HTML5
16 8 (3.57%) .NET Remoting
16 8 (3.57%) ADO
16 8 (3.57%) OLE
16 8 (3.57%) OLE DB
16 8 (3.57%) Modernizr
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.02%) Client/Server
2 4 (1.79%) Equities
2 4 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (1.79%) Data Conversion
3 3 (1.34%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (0.89%) Fat Client
4 2 (0.89%) Mathematics
4 2 (0.89%) Statistics
4 2 (0.89%) Replication
4 2 (0.89%) Thin Client
4 2 (0.89%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.45%) FMCG
5 1 (0.45%) NHS
5 1 (0.45%) LIMS
5 1 (0.45%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.45%) GIS
5 1 (0.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (15.63%) Windows
2 9 (4.02%) UNIX
3 4 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.89%) Linux
5 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.45%) MVS
5 1 (0.45%) Debian
5 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (15.63%) Software Engineering
2 28 (12.50%) MVC
3 21 (9.38%) ITIL
4 20 (8.93%) ERP
5 19 (8.48%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (7.14%) ETL
7 13 (5.80%) Data Analysis
7 13 (5.80%) Web Development
8 10 (4.46%) Information Security
9 9 (4.02%) OO
10 8 (3.57%) Web Design
10 8 (3.57%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (3.13%) Data Modelling
11 7 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (3.13%) Scrum
11 7 (3.13%) Incident Management
12 6 (2.68%) Statistical Analysis
12 6 (2.68%) Project Management
12 6 (2.68%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (2.68%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 134 (59.82%) C#
2 115 (51.34%) SQL
3 101 (45.09%) VB6
4 80 (35.71%) VB.NET
5 74 (33.04%) JavaScript
6 39 (17.41%) T-SQL
7 32 (14.29%) VBA
8 23 (10.27%) VBScript
8 23 (10.27%) Java
9 11 (4.91%) PL/SQL
10 9 (4.02%) C++
11 5 (2.23%) Progress 4GL
12 4 (1.79%) C
13 3 (1.34%) PHP
13 3 (1.34%) RPG
13 3 (1.34%) COBOL
14 2 (0.89%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.45%) Perl
15 1 (0.45%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (4.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (3.57%) MCAD
2 8 (3.57%) MCSD
3 7 (3.13%) Degree
4 2 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.89%) CCNA
4 2 (0.89%) MCSE
5 1 (0.45%) ISEB
5 1 (0.45%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.57%) WCAG
2 7 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.89%) Terminal Server
2 2 (0.89%) DFS Replication
3 1 (0.45%) Postfix
3 1 (0.45%) SpamAssassin
3 1 (0.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (0.89%) SCCM
2 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.45%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 78 (34.82%) Microsoft
2 53 (23.66%) Oracle
3 7 (3.13%) HP
4 6 (2.68%) Minitab
5 4 (1.79%) Infragistics
5 4 (1.79%) IBM
5 4 (1.79%) Progress
6 3 (1.34%) Cisco
6 3 (1.34%) Micro Focus
7 2 (0.89%) Capita
7 2 (0.89%) Sophos
7 2 (0.89%) EMC
7 2 (0.89%) Business Objects
7 2 (0.89%) SAP
8 1 (0.45%) Infor
8 1 (0.45%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.45%) Cognos
8 1 (0.45%) Citrix
8 1 (0.45%) Sage
8 1 (0.45%) BEA
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £19000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £excellent dep on exp plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
West Yorkshire
Axica Recruitment
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago
Bradford
Morrisons
Posted: 25 days ago
Bradford
Morrisons
Posted: 25 days ago