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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 57 45 53
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing VB 9 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.95% 3.99% 2.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.61% 7.42% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 14
Average salary £32,500 £33,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £27,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
249 229 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 54.01% 53.76% 64.65%
Number of salaries quoted 186 144 233
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £50,800 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 30 July 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in York

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
3 10 (62.50%) VB.NET
4 6 (37.50%) HTML
4 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 6 (37.50%) CSS
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle
5 5 (31.25%) C#
5 5 (31.25%) SQL
5 5 (31.25%) VB6
6 4 (25.00%) Degree
6 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (25.00%) Windows
7 3 (18.75%) WinForms
7 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
7 3 (18.75%) VBA
7 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
7 3 (18.75%) XML
7 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
7 3 (18.75%) LINQ
8 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
8 2 (12.50%) System Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
8 2 (12.50%) RESTful
8 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (12.50%) TDD
8 2 (12.50%) Retail
8 2 (12.50%) Ruby
8 2 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

VB
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 2 (12.50%) Node.js
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) IPsec
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
2 1 (6.25%) SSH
2 1 (6.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 2 (12.50%) MS Access
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) RequisitePro
3 1 (6.25%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) .NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Graduate
5 2 (12.50%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) WinForms Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior Developer
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) EPoS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) HTML
2 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 6 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (18.75%) WinForms
3 3 (18.75%) XML
3 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
3 3 (18.75%) LINQ
4 2 (12.50%) RESTful
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (6.25%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) Classic ASP
5 1 (6.25%) Regular Expression
5 1 (6.25%) Ajax
5 1 (6.25%) JSON
5 1 (6.25%) WCF
5 1 (6.25%) jQuery
5 1 (6.25%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) EPoS
2 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
2 1 (6.25%) GIS
2 1 (6.25%) Social Media
2 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Debian
2 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
2 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
1 2 (12.50%) System Testing
1 2 (12.50%) TDD
1 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (12.50%) Web Application Development
1 2 (12.50%) BDD
1 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
1 2 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
2 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (6.25%) Business Analytics
2 1 (6.25%) Analytics
2 1 (6.25%) Web Development
2 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) VB.NET
2 5 (31.25%) C#
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) VB6
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
4 3 (18.75%) VBA
5 2 (12.50%) Ruby
5 2 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (6.25%) C++
6 1 (6.25%) Perl
6 1 (6.25%) PHP
6 1 (6.25%) C
6 1 (6.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) SpamAssassin
1 1 (6.25%) Xen
1 1 (6.25%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Sage
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Google
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