The table below looks at the statistics 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 48 58 67
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +9
Permanent jobs citing VB 5 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.33% 1.19% 0.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.24% 2.45% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 1
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
VB
North 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 York region.

Programming Languages Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
223 204 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 59.31% 48.69% 53.92%
Number of salaries quoted 195 167 171
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) WinForms
5 3 (42.86%) Back Office
5 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
5 3 (42.86%) MySQL
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle
5 3 (42.86%) WCF
5 3 (42.86%) LINQ
5 3 (42.86%) TDD
5 3 (42.86%) Retail
5 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (28.57%) VB6
6 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
6 2 (28.57%) Migration
6 2 (28.57%) Windows
7 1 (14.29%) OOP
7 1 (14.29%) OO
7 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
7 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 1 (14.29%) Internet
7 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 1 (14.29%) Web Services
7 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing

VB
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) AccuRev
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 3 (42.86%) Back Office
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) WinForms Developer
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Developer
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Agile .NET Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (28.57%) WCF Developer
5 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (14.29%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) WinForms
3 3 (42.86%) LINQ
3 3 (42.86%) WCF
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) Microservices
4 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 2 (28.57%) VB6
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
York, North Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago