The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wetherby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 9 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wetherby 16.67% - 8.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.22% - 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
VB
West 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 Wetherby region.

Programming Languages Category
Wetherby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
27 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wetherby 75.00% 100.00% 56.52%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 13
Average salary £33,750 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £29,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Wetherby

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Wetherby region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Wetherby

VB
Salary Trend in Wetherby

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Wetherby region.

VB Salary Trend in Wetherby

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wetherby

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wetherby 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 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
3 10 (76.92%) C#
3 10 (76.92%) VB6
4 9 (69.23%) SQL
5 8 (61.54%) MVC
5 8 (61.54%) E-Procurement
6 6 (46.15%) VB.NET
6 6 (46.15%) XML
6 6 (46.15%) SaaS
7 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (38.46%) CRUD
7 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
7 5 (38.46%) jQuery
7 5 (38.46%) OOP
7 5 (38.46%) OO
7 5 (38.46%) VBScript
7 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
7 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
7 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
7 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
8 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
9 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (23.08%) Windows
9 3 (23.08%) ISO 9001
9 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
9 3 (23.08%) IIS
10 2 (15.38%) COM
10 2 (15.38%) Web Services

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Wetherby by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wetherby 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 3 (23.08%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
2 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Technical Consultant
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
1 5 (38.46%) Consultant
1 5 (38.46%) .NET Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Support
3 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Implementation Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) XML
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
3 5 (38.46%) jQuery
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
4 2 (15.38%) COM
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
5 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) MVC
1 8 (61.54%) E-Procurement
2 5 (38.46%) CRUD
2 5 (38.46%) OOP
2 5 (38.46%) OO
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) B2B
5 1 (7.69%) Data Transformation
5 1 (7.69%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C#
1 10 (76.92%) VB6
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) VB.NET
4 5 (38.46%) VBScript
4 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (23.08%) ISO 9001
2 2 (15.38%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft