The first table below looks at the demand for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 17 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 York region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 61 50 46
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Permanent jobs citing VB 9 4 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.57% 0.90% 5.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.67% 1.58% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 23
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +22.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £30,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £39,250 £32,900
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
337 253 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 58.81% 56.85% 70.15%
Number of salaries quoted 196 189 229
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB
North Yorkshire

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in York

VB
Salary Trend in York

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

VB Salary Trend in York

VB
Salary Histogram in York

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the York region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in York

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (60.00%) CSS
4 5 (50.00%) HTML
4 5 (50.00%) VBA
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (40.00%) Java
5 4 (40.00%) MS Access
5 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (40.00%) System Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (30.00%) MySQL
7 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (20.00%) XML
7 2 (20.00%) Windows
7 2 (20.00%) Sage
7 2 (20.00%) LINQ
7 2 (20.00%) Retail
7 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 1 (10.00%) WCF
8 1 (10.00%) Line 500
8 1 (10.00%) Business Analytics
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (10.00%) Analytics
8 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
8 1 (10.00%) VB6

VB
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
1 1 (10.00%) IPsec
1 1 (10.00%) SSH
1 1 (10.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MS Access
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) RequisitePro
2 1 (10.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) EPoS Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) LINQ
5 1 (10.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) Google Maps API
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) WinForms
5 1 (10.00%) Ajax
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (10.00%) JSON
5 1 (10.00%) WCF
5 1 (10.00%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) EPoS
1 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (10.00%) GIS
1 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (10.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Debian
2 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (40.00%) System Testing
1 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) VBA
4 4 (40.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (10.00%) Perl
6 1 (10.00%) C
6 1 (10.00%) C#
6 1 (10.00%) C++
6 1 (10.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Xen
1 1 (10.00%) Postfix
1 1 (10.00%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Sage
3 1 (10.00%) Google
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
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