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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 85 74 62
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Permanent jobs citing VB 199 181 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.77% 3.42% 3.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.91% 6.90% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 174 161 189
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
3370 2625 3239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 46.83% 49.57% 56.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2638 2152 2774
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 2014. 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 -41 110 £33,000 +1.53% 20
South Yorkshire +6 52 £35,000 - 2
North Yorkshire -8 32 £35,000 +7.69% 3
East Yorkshire - 1 £30,000 -
VB
England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

1 254 (83.28%) .NET
2 195 (63.93%) C#
3 172 (56.39%) SQL Server
4 146 (47.87%) SQL
5 144 (47.21%) ASP.NET
6 112 (36.72%) VB.NET
7 110 (36.07%) VB6
8 87 (28.52%) HTML
9 84 (27.54%) JavaScript
10 76 (24.92%) Microsoft
11 75 (24.59%) Windows
12 72 (23.61%) XML
13 66 (21.64%) CSS
14 57 (18.69%) Degree
15 53 (17.38%) MVC
16 47 (15.41%) WinForms
17 44 (14.43%) jQuery
18 43 (14.10%) .NET Framework
18 43 (14.10%) Java
19 41 (13.44%) WCF
20 38 (12.46%) ITIL
20 38 (12.46%) Software Engineering
20 38 (12.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 32 (10.49%) MS Excel
21 32 (10.49%) T-SQL
21 32 (10.49%) Oracle
21 32 (10.49%) ASP.NET MVC
22 31 (10.16%) Web Services
22 31 (10.16%) OO
23 30 (9.84%) Ajax

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 18 (5.90%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.28%) IIS
3 6 (1.97%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (1.64%) Node.js
4 5 (1.64%) WordPress
5 4 (1.31%) CMS
6 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.66%) Apache
6 2 (0.66%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.33%) SAS
7 1 (0.33%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 32 (10.49%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.93%) MS Office
3 6 (1.97%) SPSS
4 2 (0.66%) PrintSoft PReS
5 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) BASE24
1 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.33%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.97%) Intranet
1 6 (1.97%) Internet
2 5 (1.64%) NetScaler
3 4 (1.31%) SAN
3 4 (1.31%) WAN
4 3 (0.98%) LAN
5 2 (0.66%) VPN
6 1 (0.33%) IPsec
6 1 (0.33%) SSH
6 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.33%) ADSL
6 1 (0.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (56.39%) SQL Server
2 38 (12.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (8.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (5.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (5.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (3.61%) SQL Server 2000
6 10 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (2.95%) MySQL
7 9 (2.95%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (2.30%) Crystal Reports
8 7 (2.30%) Data Mining
9 6 (1.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (1.64%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.64%) SAP Data Services
10 5 (1.64%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.98%) MS Access
11 3 (0.98%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 28 (9.18%) Visual Studio
2 24 (7.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (3.93%) MSTest
3 12 (3.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 7 (2.30%) Subversion
5 6 (1.97%) AdminStudio
6 5 (1.64%) MSI
6 5 (1.64%) InstallShield
6 5 (1.64%) Git (software)
7 4 (1.31%) Toad
8 3 (0.98%) NUnit
8 3 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (0.98%) Rhino Mocks
8 3 (0.98%) Moq
8 3 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.66%) Selenium
9 2 (0.66%) ReSharper
9 2 (0.66%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.33%) TestDirector
General
1 26 (8.52%) Finance
2 20 (6.56%) Marketing
3 10 (3.28%) Retail
3 10 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.62%) Legal
5 5 (1.64%) Banking
6 4 (1.31%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.98%) Advertising
8 2 (0.66%) Publishing
9 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 173 (56.72%) Developer
2 83 (27.21%) .NET Developer
3 51 (16.72%) Analyst
4 39 (12.79%) Software Engineer
5 36 (11.80%) Software Developer
6 33 (10.82%) VB.NET Developer
7 30 (9.84%) Applications Support
8 29 (9.51%) Support Analyst
9 25 (8.20%) Applications Support Analyst
10 23 (7.54%) C# Developer
11 19 (6.23%) Senior Developer
12 18 (5.90%) VB Developer
12 18 (5.90%) Web Developer
13 16 (5.25%) SQL Developer
13 16 (5.25%) Junior
14 15 (4.92%) Junior Developer
14 15 (4.92%) C# .NET Developer
15 14 (4.59%) Development Manager
15 14 (4.59%) Senior Software Engineer
16 12 (3.93%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (83.28%) .NET
2 144 (47.21%) ASP.NET
3 87 (28.52%) HTML
4 72 (23.61%) XML
5 66 (21.64%) CSS
6 47 (15.41%) WinForms
7 44 (14.43%) jQuery
8 43 (14.10%) .NET Framework
9 41 (13.44%) WCF
10 32 (10.49%) ASP.NET MVC
11 31 (10.16%) Web Services
12 30 (9.84%) Ajax
13 28 (9.18%) Classic ASP
14 27 (8.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 24 (7.87%) SOAP
16 23 (7.54%) HTML5
17 22 (7.21%) XHTML
18 21 (6.89%) WPF
19 20 (6.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 19 (6.23%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 10 (3.28%) Mobile App
1 10 (3.28%) IVR
2 8 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (2.30%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.64%) Statistics
4 5 (1.64%) Client/Server
4 5 (1.64%) NHS
5 4 (1.31%) FMCG
6 3 (0.98%) E-Learning
6 3 (0.98%) Social Media
6 3 (0.98%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (0.98%) Blog
7 2 (0.66%) Animation
7 2 (0.66%) Data Conversion
7 2 (0.66%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.33%) Clustering
8 1 (0.33%) Replication
8 1 (0.33%) GIS
8 1 (0.33%) LIMS
8 1 (0.33%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 75 (24.59%) Windows
2 10 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (2.95%) Android
4 8 (2.62%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.31%) UNIX
5 4 (1.31%) Linux
6 2 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.66%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.66%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (17.38%) MVC
2 38 (12.46%) ITIL
2 38 (12.46%) Software Engineering
3 31 (10.16%) OO
4 27 (8.85%) TDD
5 17 (5.57%) Scrum
5 17 (5.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 15 (4.92%) E-Commerce
6 15 (4.92%) Migration
6 15 (4.92%) System Testing
7 14 (4.59%) Kanban
7 14 (4.59%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (4.59%) Software Testing
8 13 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (4.26%) OOP
8 13 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (4.26%) Online Marketing
9 11 (3.61%) Web Design
9 11 (3.61%) Information Security
9 11 (3.61%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 195 (63.93%) C#
2 146 (47.87%) SQL
3 112 (36.72%) VB.NET
4 110 (36.07%) VB6
5 84 (27.54%) JavaScript
6 43 (14.10%) Java
7 32 (10.49%) T-SQL
8 26 (8.52%) VBScript
9 23 (7.54%) VBA
9 23 (7.54%) C++
10 10 (3.28%) PowerShell
10 10 (3.28%) PHP
10 10 (3.28%) C
11 7 (2.30%) PL/SQL
12 6 (1.97%) Ruby
13 5 (1.64%) RPG
14 2 (0.66%) XPath
15 1 (0.33%) XAML
15 1 (0.33%) VC++
15 1 (0.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 57 (18.69%) Degree
2 4 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (1.31%) MCSE
3 2 (0.66%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.66%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (0.66%) MCP
3 2 (0.66%) MCSA
4 1 (0.33%) CCNA
4 1 (0.33%) ISEB
4 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.92%) WAI
2 14 (4.59%) QA
3 4 (1.31%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (2.62%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.97%) XenDesktop
2 6 (1.97%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.33%) Xen
4 1 (0.33%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.33%) SpamAssassin
4 1 (0.33%) DFS Replication
4 1 (0.33%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 9 (2.95%) SCCM
2 6 (1.97%) AppDNA
3 1 (0.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 76 (24.92%) Microsoft
2 32 (10.49%) Oracle
3 6 (1.97%) HP
3 6 (1.97%) Citrix
3 6 (1.97%) Minitab
4 5 (1.64%) Business Objects
4 5 (1.64%) SAP
4 5 (1.64%) F5
5 4 (1.31%) EPiServer
5 4 (1.31%) Telerik
5 4 (1.31%) VMware
6 2 (0.66%) LANDesk
6 2 (0.66%) Pega
6 2 (0.66%) Cisco
6 2 (0.66%) IBM
6 2 (0.66%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.66%) Sun
6 2 (0.66%) Dell
6 2 (0.66%) AppSense
7 1 (0.33%) EMC
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Optisoft Ltd
Salary: dependent on skills and experience
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Otley, West Yorkshire
Parity Resources
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £27000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Overtime + Pension Scheme + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £18,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
York
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
York
Creative Personnel
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago