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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 111 122 101
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -21
Permanent jobs citing VB 166 159 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.27% 2.08% 2.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.54% 4.27% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 131 134 112
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,150
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
3658 3728 3066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 49.94% 48.82% 53.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3117 2986 2488
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,875
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +9 131 £35,000 -10.82% 8
South Yorkshire -2 22 £40,000 +18.51% 1
North Yorkshire +14 8 £46,250 +49.19% 2
East Yorkshire - 1 £22,500 - 1
VB
England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 197 (68.88%) .NET
2 179 (62.59%) C#
3 162 (56.64%) SQL
4 156 (54.55%) SQL Server
5 105 (36.71%) ASP.NET
6 95 (33.22%) XML
7 82 (28.67%) VB6
8 79 (27.62%) Microsoft
9 70 (24.48%) Oracle
10 67 (23.43%) VB.NET
11 65 (22.73%) JavaScript
12 61 (21.33%) HTML
13 57 (19.93%) Visual Studio
14 56 (19.58%) Web Services
14 56 (19.58%) MS Excel
15 54 (18.88%) Software Engineering
15 54 (18.88%) MVC
15 54 (18.88%) Finance
16 51 (17.83%) Windows
17 50 (17.48%) VBScript
18 46 (16.08%) WinForms
19 44 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
20 42 (14.69%) CSS
20 42 (14.69%) Team Foundation Server
21 39 (13.64%) ITIL
22 38 (13.29%) .NET Framework
23 36 (12.59%) Project Management
23 36 (12.59%) jQuery
24 35 (12.24%) T-SQL
25 34 (11.89%) Ajax

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 17 (5.94%) IIS
2 16 (5.59%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.15%) Node.js
4 8 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (2.10%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.40%) Apache
7 3 (1.05%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.35%) CMS
8 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.35%) Drupal
8 1 (0.35%) WordPress
8 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.35%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.35%) SAS
Applications
1 56 (19.58%) MS Excel
2 20 (6.99%) MS Office
3 5 (1.75%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.70%) MS Project
5 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.40%) Internet
2 2 (0.70%) Intranet
3 1 (0.35%) LAN
3 1 (0.35%) WAN
3 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 26 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (8.04%) Oracle Database
4 21 (7.34%) SQL Server 2005
5 19 (6.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (5.94%) SQL Server 2000
7 15 (5.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
9 10 (3.50%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (3.50%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (3.50%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (3.15%) Crystal Reports
11 8 (2.80%) Data Mining
12 6 (2.10%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (1.75%) Oracle Discoverer
13 5 (1.75%) PerformancePoint
13 5 (1.75%) Xcelsius
14 4 (1.40%) QlikView
15 3 (1.05%) MySQL
15 3 (1.05%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 57 (19.93%) Visual Studio
2 42 (14.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (9.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 14 (4.90%) QuickTest Pro
4 14 (4.90%) Selenium
5 7 (2.45%) Oracle APEX
6 6 (2.10%) Toad
7 4 (1.40%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (1.05%) JUnit
8 3 (1.05%) PowerBuilder
8 3 (1.05%) MSI
8 3 (1.05%) AdminStudio
8 3 (1.05%) JIRA
8 3 (1.05%) Concordion
8 3 (1.05%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.70%) ReSharper
9 2 (0.70%) Subversion
10 1 (0.35%) Maven
10 1 (0.35%) MSTest
10 1 (0.35%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 54 (18.88%) Finance
2 16 (5.59%) Retail
3 11 (3.85%) Games
4 7 (2.45%) Banking
5 5 (1.75%) Marketing
6 4 (1.40%) Law
6 4 (1.40%) Legal
7 3 (1.05%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.05%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.70%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.70%) Automotive
8 2 (0.70%) Back Office
9 1 (0.35%) Electronics
9 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.35%) Front Office
9 1 (0.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 177 (61.89%) Developer
2 86 (30.07%) .NET Developer
3 63 (22.03%) Analyst
4 39 (13.64%) Senior Developer
5 36 (12.59%) Software Developer
6 22 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
7 20 (6.99%) Applications Support
7 20 (6.99%) VB Developer
8 19 (6.64%) VB6 Developer
9 17 (5.94%) C# Developer
10 16 (5.59%) Test Analyst
10 16 (5.59%) Senior .NET Developer
11 13 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
11 13 (4.55%) Software Engineer
11 13 (4.55%) Programmer
11 13 (4.55%) MI Analyst
12 12 (4.20%) Support Analyst
13 11 (3.85%) Applications Support Analyst
13 11 (3.85%) Senior Software Developer
13 11 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (68.88%) .NET
2 105 (36.71%) ASP.NET
3 95 (33.22%) XML
4 61 (21.33%) HTML
5 56 (19.58%) Web Services
6 46 (16.08%) WinForms
7 42 (14.69%) CSS
8 38 (13.29%) .NET Framework
9 36 (12.59%) jQuery
10 34 (11.89%) Ajax
11 29 (10.14%) WCF
12 23 (8.04%) Classic ASP
13 22 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
14 19 (6.64%) HTML5
15 15 (5.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 15 (5.24%) JSON
16 14 (4.90%) WPF
17 13 (4.55%) XSLT
18 11 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
19 10 (3.50%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.15%) Statistics
4 8 (2.80%) Mobile App
4 8 (2.80%) iPhone
5 7 (2.45%) NHS
6 3 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.05%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.70%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.35%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.35%) FMCG
8 1 (0.35%) SCADA
8 1 (0.35%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.35%) IVR
8 1 (0.35%) User Experience
8 1 (0.35%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.35%) iPad
8 1 (0.35%) Home Automation
8 1 (0.35%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 51 (17.83%) Windows
2 19 (6.64%) Android
3 15 (5.24%) Linux
4 12 (4.20%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.45%) Windows 8
5 7 (2.45%) Windows XP
6 6 (2.10%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.40%) UNIX
9 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.70%) Solaris
9 2 (0.70%) SUSE
9 2 (0.70%) Debian
9 2 (0.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (18.88%) MVC
1 54 (18.88%) Software Engineering
2 44 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (13.64%) ITIL
4 36 (12.59%) Project Management
5 26 (9.09%) OO
6 19 (6.64%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (6.64%) Web Development
7 17 (5.94%) E-Commerce
7 17 (5.94%) TDD
8 13 (4.55%) OOP
8 13 (4.55%) Customer Segmentation
8 13 (4.55%) iOS Development
9 12 (4.20%) Android Development
9 12 (4.20%) Web Application Development
10 11 (3.85%) Automated Testing
10 11 (3.85%) Migration
11 10 (3.50%) Scrum
11 10 (3.50%) Change Management
11 10 (3.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 179 (62.59%) C#
2 162 (56.64%) SQL
3 82 (28.67%) VB6
4 67 (23.43%) VB.NET
5 65 (22.73%) JavaScript
6 50 (17.48%) VBScript
7 35 (12.24%) T-SQL
8 27 (9.44%) Java
9 16 (5.59%) PowerShell
10 12 (4.20%) PHP
10 12 (4.20%) PL/SQL
11 8 (2.80%) Perl
12 7 (2.45%) C++
12 7 (2.45%) Delphi
12 7 (2.45%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.75%) VBA
14 3 (1.05%) Python
14 3 (1.05%) Uniface
15 2 (0.70%) C
15 2 (0.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (8.04%) Degree
2 9 (3.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (1.40%) MCSE
5 3 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (1.05%) ISEB
5 3 (1.05%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.35%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.35%) MCTS
6 1 (0.35%) MCSA
6 1 (0.35%) MCP
6 1 (0.35%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.55%) QA
2 4 (1.40%) SLA
3 2 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.70%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.35%) WAI
4 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (4.20%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.40%) SCCM
1 4 (1.40%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.05%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 79 (27.62%) Microsoft
2 70 (24.48%) Oracle
3 20 (6.99%) Business Objects
4 14 (4.90%) Google
5 11 (3.85%) SAP
6 10 (3.50%) VMware
7 6 (2.10%) Citrix
7 6 (2.10%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.05%) Novell
8 3 (1.05%) ESRI
8 3 (1.05%) Northgate
9 2 (0.70%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.35%) Verint
10 1 (0.35%) LANDesk
10 1 (0.35%) Teradata
10 1 (0.35%) Apple
10 1 (0.35%) Avaya
10 1 (0.35%) Genesys
10 1 (0.35%) IBM
10 1 (0.35%) Sun
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Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £34000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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