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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 91 64 65
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +1
Permanent jobs citing VB 194 216 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.68% 4.02% 3.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.65% 7.99% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 175 191 192
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,300
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
3435 2705 3342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 47.44% 50.35% 56.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2734 2229 2867
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 17 September 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 17 September 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 -39 116 £33,000 +1.53% 12
South Yorkshire -15 42 £35,000 - 4
North Yorkshire -16 30 £37,500 +19.04% 9
East Yorkshire - 1 £30,000 -
VB
England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 261 (87.00%) .NET
2 201 (67.00%) C#
3 166 (55.33%) SQL Server
4 146 (48.67%) SQL
5 144 (48.00%) ASP.NET
6 115 (38.33%) VB.NET
7 113 (37.67%) VB6
8 81 (27.00%) HTML
9 76 (25.33%) XML
10 75 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 75 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 73 (24.33%) Windows
12 67 (22.33%) CSS
13 55 (18.33%) Degree
14 54 (18.00%) MVC
15 50 (16.67%) ITIL
16 48 (16.00%) WinForms
17 46 (15.33%) .NET Framework
18 42 (14.00%) jQuery
19 41 (13.67%) WCF
20 40 (13.33%) Java
21 37 (12.33%) Software Engineering
22 36 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
23 33 (11.00%) Oracle
24 32 (10.67%) Classic ASP
24 32 (10.67%) OO
24 32 (10.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 30 (10.00%) Visual Studio
26 29 (9.67%) Web Services
26 29 (9.67%) MS Excel

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 23 (7.67%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.67%) IIS
3 6 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (2.00%) Node.js
4 5 (1.67%) WordPress
5 4 (1.33%) CMS
6 2 (0.67%) LiveLink
6 2 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.67%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.33%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.33%) Apache
Applications
1 29 (9.67%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.67%) MS Office
3 4 (1.33%) SPSS
4 2 (0.67%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) BASE24
1 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.33%) Internet
2 6 (2.00%) Intranet
3 5 (1.67%) NetScaler
4 4 (1.33%) SAN
5 2 (0.67%) LAN
5 2 (0.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (55.33%) SQL Server
2 32 (10.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (9.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (5.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (4.33%) SQL Server 2000
7 8 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (2.00%) NoSQL
8 6 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (2.00%) MySQL
9 5 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.67%) SAP Data Services
9 5 (1.67%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.67%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.33%) SQLite
12 1 (0.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 30 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 26 (8.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (5.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 12 (4.00%) MSTest
5 7 (2.33%) Subversion
6 6 (2.00%) AdminStudio
6 6 (2.00%) Git (software)
7 5 (1.67%) MSI
7 5 (1.67%) InstallShield
7 5 (1.67%) Toad
8 3 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (1.00%) NUnit
8 3 (1.00%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (1.00%) Rhino Mocks
8 3 (1.00%) Moq
9 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.67%) Selenium
9 2 (0.67%) ReSharper
9 2 (0.67%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 25 (8.33%) Finance
2 17 (5.67%) Marketing
3 10 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.67%) Legal
5 4 (1.33%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.00%) Advertising
6 3 (1.00%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.00%) Banking
7 2 (0.67%) Retail
7 2 (0.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 177 (59.00%) Developer
2 84 (28.00%) .NET Developer
3 51 (17.00%) Analyst
4 44 (14.67%) Software Developer
5 42 (14.00%) Applications Support
6 39 (13.00%) Support Analyst
7 35 (11.67%) Software Engineer
7 35 (11.67%) VB.NET Developer
8 34 (11.33%) Applications Support Analyst
9 26 (8.67%) Senior Developer
10 23 (7.67%) C# Developer
11 19 (6.33%) VB Developer
12 17 (5.67%) Junior
13 16 (5.33%) Web Developer
13 16 (5.33%) Junior Developer
14 15 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
15 13 (4.33%) SQL Developer
15 13 (4.33%) Senior .NET Developer
16 12 (4.00%) Junior .NET Developer
16 12 (4.00%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 261 (87.00%) .NET
2 144 (48.00%) ASP.NET
3 81 (27.00%) HTML
4 76 (25.33%) XML
5 67 (22.33%) CSS
6 48 (16.00%) WinForms
7 46 (15.33%) .NET Framework
8 42 (14.00%) jQuery
9 41 (13.67%) WCF
10 32 (10.67%) Classic ASP
11 29 (9.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 29 (9.67%) Web Services
11 29 (9.67%) Ajax
12 28 (9.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 24 (8.00%) SOAP
14 23 (7.67%) XHTML
14 23 (7.67%) HTML5
15 20 (6.67%) WPF
15 20 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 19 (6.33%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.33%) IVR
2 10 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 8 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (2.67%) Statistics
4 7 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.67%) NHS
6 4 (1.33%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.33%) FMCG
7 3 (1.00%) Blog
7 3 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.00%) Social Media
7 3 (1.00%) E-Learning
8 2 (0.67%) Animation
9 1 (0.33%) LIMS
9 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.33%) Replication
9 1 (0.33%) Clustering
9 1 (0.33%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 73 (24.33%) Windows
2 9 (3.00%) Android
3 8 (2.67%) Apple iOS
3 8 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (1.33%) UNIX
5 3 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.00%) Linux
6 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (18.00%) MVC
2 50 (16.67%) ITIL
3 37 (12.33%) Software Engineering
4 36 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (10.67%) OO
6 28 (9.33%) TDD
7 18 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 17 (5.67%) System Testing
8 17 (5.67%) Migration
9 16 (5.33%) Scrum
9 16 (5.33%) E-Commerce
10 15 (5.00%) OOP
11 14 (4.67%) Software Testing
11 14 (4.67%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (4.67%) Kanban
12 13 (4.33%) Online Marketing
13 12 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
14 11 (3.67%) Release Management
14 11 (3.67%) Web Design
15 10 (3.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 201 (67.00%) C#
2 146 (48.67%) SQL
3 115 (38.33%) VB.NET
4 113 (37.67%) VB6
5 75 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 40 (13.33%) Java
7 22 (7.33%) C++
7 22 (7.33%) T-SQL
8 18 (6.00%) VBScript
8 18 (6.00%) VBA
9 10 (3.33%) PHP
10 9 (3.00%) PL/SQL
10 9 (3.00%) C
11 8 (2.67%) PowerShell
12 7 (2.33%) Ruby
13 5 (1.67%) RPG
14 2 (0.67%) XPath
15 1 (0.33%) VC++
15 1 (0.33%) Progress 4GL
15 1 (0.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 55 (18.33%) Degree
2 3 (1.00%) MCSE
2 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (0.67%) MCSA
3 2 (0.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.00%) WAI
2 14 (4.67%) QA
3 5 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 6 (2.00%) XenDesktop
2 4 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (2.67%) SCCM
2 6 (2.00%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 75 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 33 (11.00%) Oracle
3 6 (2.00%) Citrix
4 5 (1.67%) Business Objects
4 5 (1.67%) SAP
4 5 (1.67%) F5
5 4 (1.33%) EPiServer
5 4 (1.33%) VMware
5 4 (1.33%) Minitab
5 4 (1.33%) Telerik
6 3 (1.00%) HP
7 2 (0.67%) Dell
7 2 (0.67%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.67%) LANDesk
7 2 (0.67%) AppSense
7 2 (0.67%) IBM
7 2 (0.67%) Sun
7 2 (0.67%) Pega
8 1 (0.33%) Tableau
8 1 (0.33%) Twitter
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Circa £36,540
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Streamline Connections
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £33000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Modern Business Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 30-35K
Posted: 4 days ago
North Yorkshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
York
OHO Group
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Rotherham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Creative Personnel
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
York
First Recruitment Group
Salary: £25,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Optisoft Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Dependent on skills & experience
Posted: 21 days ago