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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 52 70 35
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -35
Permanent jobs citing VB 6 7 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.52% 1.22% 5.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.97% 2.22% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 19
Average salary £47,500 £28,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -24.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
202 315 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 51.14% 54.97% 60.31%
Number of salaries quoted 169 178 216
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 26 February 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in York

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 (66.67%) VB.NET
1 8 (66.67%) .NET
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) MVC
2 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
2 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (50.00%) BDD
3 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (50.00%) Node.js
3 6 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (50.00%) Internet
3 6 (50.00%) TDD
3 6 (50.00%) Ruby
3 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (50.00%) RESTful
4 4 (33.33%) VB6
4 4 (33.33%) jQuery
4 4 (33.33%) Ajax
4 4 (33.33%) CSS
4 4 (33.33%) XML
4 4 (33.33%) XSLT
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 4 (33.33%) Classic ASP
5 1 (8.33%) WinForms
5 1 (8.33%) Back Office

VB
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 6 (50.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (8.33%) Back Office
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 5 (41.67%) VB Developer
4 4 (33.33%) ASP Developer
4 4 (33.33%) VB6 Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Classic ASP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
2 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (50.00%) RESTful
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) jQuery
4 4 (33.33%) CSS
4 4 (33.33%) XML
4 4 (33.33%) XSLT
4 4 (33.33%) Classic ASP
4 4 (33.33%) Ajax
5 1 (8.33%) WCF
5 1 (8.33%) LINQ
5 1 (8.33%) WinForms
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) MVC
2 6 (50.00%) TDD
2 6 (50.00%) BDD
2 6 (50.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 7 (58.33%) C#
3 6 (50.00%) Ruby
4 4 (33.33%) VB6
4 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) T-SQL