The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 141 123 64
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -59
Permanent jobs citing VB 114 129 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.65% 1.96% 3.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.36% 3.90% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 92 117 198
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,600 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £42,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
VB
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3389 3305 3218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 48.97% 50.30% 54.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2852 2620 2820
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

VB
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

VB Salary Trend in Yorkshire

VB
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

VB
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +1 91 £37,500 +8.69% 20
South Yorkshire -3 17 £42,500 +21.42% 2
North Yorkshire 0 5 £40,000 +41.59% 2
VB
England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

1 245 (83.62%) .NET
2 229 (78.16%) C#
3 181 (61.77%) SQL Server
4 174 (59.39%) SQL
5 144 (49.15%) ASP.NET
6 120 (40.96%) XML
7 95 (32.42%) Microsoft
8 91 (31.06%) VB6
9 83 (28.33%) VB.NET
10 69 (23.55%) JavaScript
11 68 (23.21%) HTML
12 67 (22.87%) Visual Studio
13 61 (20.82%) CSS
14 57 (19.45%) Oracle
14 57 (19.45%) ITIL
14 57 (19.45%) MVC
15 54 (18.43%) Software Engineering
15 54 (18.43%) MS Excel
16 52 (17.75%) Web Services
16 52 (17.75%) Windows
17 51 (17.41%) .NET Framework
18 45 (15.36%) Ajax
19 44 (15.02%) jQuery
20 41 (13.99%) WinForms
21 40 (13.65%) Finance
22 39 (13.31%) OO
23 38 (12.97%) T-SQL
23 38 (12.97%) Team Foundation Server
24 36 (12.29%) E-Commerce
25 34 (11.60%) Project Management

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 22 (7.51%) SharePoint
2 18 (6.14%) IIS
3 10 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (3.07%) Node.js
4 9 (3.07%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (1.02%) ArcGIS
5 3 (1.02%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.68%) Apache
6 2 (0.68%) LiveLink
7 1 (0.34%) CMS
Applications
1 54 (18.43%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.75%) MS Office
3 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.41%) Internet
2 3 (1.02%) LAN
2 3 (1.02%) WAN
2 3 (1.02%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (61.77%) SQL Server
2 30 (10.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 30 (10.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (8.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (8.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 17 (5.80%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (5.80%) Oracle Database
6 14 (4.78%) SQL Server 2000
7 12 (4.10%) Crystal Reports
7 12 (4.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (3.07%) NoSQL
9 7 (2.39%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (2.39%) Oracle Discoverer
9 7 (2.39%) Xcelsius
9 7 (2.39%) PerformancePoint
10 5 (1.71%) Data Mining
10 5 (1.71%) Relational Database
11 4 (1.37%) Informix
11 4 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.02%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 67 (22.87%) Visual Studio
2 38 (12.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (10.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 11 (3.75%) Git (software)
5 8 (2.73%) Subversion
6 4 (1.37%) Selenium
6 4 (1.37%) QuickTest Pro
6 4 (1.37%) Toad
7 3 (1.02%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (1.02%) ReSharper
7 3 (1.02%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.68%) Maven
9 1 (0.34%) JIRA
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.34%) JUnit
9 1 (0.34%) Concordion
General
1 40 (13.65%) Finance
2 21 (7.17%) Retail
3 11 (3.75%) Banking
4 5 (1.71%) Legal
5 4 (1.37%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.68%) Marketing
6 2 (0.68%) Publishing
6 2 (0.68%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.34%) Advertising
7 1 (0.34%) Back Office
7 1 (0.34%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 193 (65.87%) Developer
2 112 (38.23%) .NET Developer
3 51 (17.41%) Software Developer
4 45 (15.36%) Analyst
5 44 (15.02%) Senior Developer
6 37 (12.63%) Applications Support
7 30 (10.24%) Support Analyst
8 25 (8.53%) Applications Support Analyst
9 21 (7.17%) VB.NET Developer
10 20 (6.83%) Senior .NET Developer
11 16 (5.46%) Software Engineer
11 16 (5.46%) Senior Software Developer
12 14 (4.78%) C# Developer
12 14 (4.78%) VB Developer
12 14 (4.78%) ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (4.78%) SQL Developer
13 13 (4.44%) Junior
14 12 (4.10%) VB6 Developer
14 12 (4.10%) Junior Developer
15 11 (3.75%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 245 (83.62%) .NET
2 144 (49.15%) ASP.NET
3 120 (40.96%) XML
4 68 (23.21%) HTML
5 61 (20.82%) CSS
6 52 (17.75%) Web Services
7 51 (17.41%) .NET Framework
8 45 (15.36%) Ajax
9 44 (15.02%) jQuery
10 41 (13.99%) WinForms
11 34 (11.60%) WCF
12 27 (9.22%) Classic ASP
13 24 (8.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 22 (7.51%) Silverlight
15 21 (7.17%) WPF
16 19 (6.48%) SOAP
16 19 (6.48%) ASP.NET MVC
17 18 (6.14%) HTML5
18 16 (5.46%) XHTML
18 16 (5.46%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.12%) Management Information System
3 14 (4.78%) Statistics
4 12 (4.10%) NHS
5 6 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.71%) Replication
6 5 (1.71%) Data Conversion
7 2 (0.68%) User Experience
8 1 (0.34%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.34%) Clustering
8 1 (0.34%) Blog
8 1 (0.34%) GIS
8 1 (0.34%) LIMS
8 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.34%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.34%) FMCG
8 1 (0.34%) iPhone
8 1 (0.34%) iPad
8 1 (0.34%) Social Media
8 1 (0.34%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 52 (17.75%) Windows
2 13 (4.44%) Apple iOS
2 13 (4.44%) Android
3 5 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (1.37%) Linux
5 3 (1.02%) UNIX
5 3 (1.02%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.68%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (19.45%) ITIL
1 57 (19.45%) MVC
2 54 (18.43%) Software Engineering
3 39 (13.31%) OO
4 36 (12.29%) E-Commerce
5 34 (11.60%) Project Management
6 33 (11.26%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (8.19%) OOP
7 24 (8.19%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (6.83%) Web Development
9 14 (4.78%) iOS Development
10 13 (4.44%) Android Development
10 13 (4.44%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (4.44%) RAD
11 12 (4.10%) System Testing
12 11 (3.75%) TDD
13 10 (3.41%) ETL
13 10 (3.41%) Change Management
13 10 (3.41%) Migration
13 10 (3.41%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 229 (78.16%) C#
2 174 (59.39%) SQL
3 91 (31.06%) VB6
4 83 (28.33%) VB.NET
5 69 (23.55%) JavaScript
6 38 (12.97%) T-SQL
7 21 (7.17%) Java
8 16 (5.46%) VBScript
9 15 (5.12%) VBA
10 14 (4.78%) PL/SQL
11 11 (3.75%) PowerShell
12 10 (3.41%) Ruby
13 7 (2.39%) PHP
13 7 (2.39%) C++
14 3 (1.02%) Delphi
15 2 (0.68%) XPath
16 1 (0.34%) XAML
16 1 (0.34%) FoxPro (VFP)
16 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.34%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (8.53%) Degree
2 5 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.02%) MCP
3 3 (1.02%) MCSE
3 3 (1.02%) MCSA
3 3 (1.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.34%) HND
4 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.05%) WAI
2 5 (1.71%) QA
3 4 (1.37%) SLA
4 3 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.02%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (3.07%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.02%) SCCM
Vendors
1 95 (32.42%) Microsoft
2 57 (19.45%) Oracle
3 12 (4.10%) Google
4 9 (3.07%) Business Objects
5 7 (2.39%) SAP
6 4 (1.37%) VMware
7 3 (1.02%) Telerik
7 3 (1.02%) LANDesk
7 3 (1.02%) ESRI
7 3 (1.02%) IBM
7 3 (1.02%) Dell
7 3 (1.02%) Sun
7 3 (1.02%) Twitter
8 1 (0.34%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.34%) Mapinfo
8 1 (0.34%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.34%) AccuRev
8 1 (0.34%) F5
8 1 (0.34%) Tableau
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