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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 144 89 68
Rank change year-on-year
-55 -21
Permanent jobs citing VB 101 199 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.50% 2.77% 3.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.85% 5.91% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 84 174 161
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,900 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £47,000 £40,000
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
3541 3366 2622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 52.73% 46.88% 49.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2989 2633 2153
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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 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 28 August 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 -24 81 £37,500 +13.63% 9
South Yorkshire -34 11 £34,000 -2.85%
East Yorkshire +6 4 £28,750 -4.16% 1
North Yorkshire -32 4 £38,000 +8.57% 2
VB
England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 176 (74.89%) .NET
2 145 (61.70%) C#
3 130 (55.32%) SQL Server
4 123 (52.34%) SQL
5 80 (34.04%) Microsoft
6 69 (29.36%) Oracle
7 66 (28.09%) VB6
8 64 (27.23%) ASP.NET
9 57 (24.26%) Visual Studio
10 56 (23.83%) Team Foundation Server
11 55 (23.40%) VB.NET
12 52 (22.13%) Software Engineering
13 47 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
13 47 (20.00%) MVC
13 47 (20.00%) Windows
14 46 (19.57%) XML
15 43 (18.30%) Finance
16 41 (17.45%) VBScript
17 40 (17.02%) HTML
17 40 (17.02%) JavaScript
18 37 (15.74%) Web Services
18 37 (15.74%) Project Management
19 33 (14.04%) Linux
20 32 (13.62%) MS Excel
20 32 (13.62%) WCF
21 31 (13.19%) CSS
21 31 (13.19%) Java
21 31 (13.19%) C++
22 30 (12.77%) T-SQL
23 29 (12.34%) PHP

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 16 (6.81%) SharePoint
2 13 (5.53%) IIS
2 13 (5.53%) Apache
3 8 (3.40%) Node.js
4 5 (2.13%) CMS
5 2 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.85%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.85%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.43%) WorkSite
6 1 (0.43%) Drupal
6 1 (0.43%) WordPress
6 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.43%) SAS
6 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 32 (13.62%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.68%) MS Office
3 2 (0.85%) MS Project
4 1 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.43%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.98%) Internet
2 3 (1.28%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.28%) SSL
3 2 (0.85%) Intranet
4 1 (0.43%) L2TP
4 1 (0.43%) PPTP
4 1 (0.43%) Firewall
4 1 (0.43%) IPsec
4 1 (0.43%) VLAN
4 1 (0.43%) IPv6
4 1 (0.43%) VPN
4 1 (0.43%) ATM
4 1 (0.43%) LAN
4 1 (0.43%) WAN
4 1 (0.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (55.32%) SQL Server
2 26 (11.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (8.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (6.81%) BusinessObjects
5 11 (4.68%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (3.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (2.98%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (2.98%) MySQL
7 7 (2.98%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.55%) Informix
9 5 (2.13%) Data Mining
9 5 (2.13%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (2.13%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.70%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.28%) QlikView
12 2 (0.85%) MS Access
13 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.43%) CouchDB
13 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 57 (24.26%) Visual Studio
2 56 (23.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (11.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 14 (5.96%) PowerBuilder
5 8 (3.40%) HP UFT
5 8 (3.40%) JIRA
5 8 (3.40%) Selenium
6 7 (2.98%) Toad
7 5 (2.13%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (1.28%) MSI
8 3 (1.28%) AdminStudio
9 2 (0.85%) JMeter
9 2 (0.85%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.85%) Subversion
9 2 (0.85%) AccuRev
9 2 (0.85%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.85%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.43%) Concordion
10 1 (0.43%) MSTest
General
1 43 (18.30%) Finance
2 11 (4.68%) Games
3 9 (3.83%) Marketing
4 4 (1.70%) Retail
4 4 (1.70%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.70%) Law
5 3 (1.28%) Banking
6 2 (0.85%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.85%) Legal
6 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.85%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.43%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 146 (62.13%) Developer
2 60 (25.53%) Analyst
3 57 (24.26%) .NET Developer
4 33 (14.04%) Software Developer
5 26 (11.06%) Senior Developer
6 24 (10.21%) Applications Support
7 17 (7.23%) Senior Software Developer
8 16 (6.81%) Programmer
8 16 (6.81%) Software Engineer
9 15 (6.38%) C# Developer
9 15 (6.38%) Analyst Developer
10 14 (5.96%) Applications Developer
11 13 (5.53%) MI Analyst
11 13 (5.53%) C# .NET Developer
12 12 (5.11%) Senior Analyst
13 11 (4.68%) Test Analyst
14 10 (4.26%) Support Analyst
15 9 (3.83%) VB.NET Developer
16 8 (3.40%) VB Developer
16 8 (3.40%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (74.89%) .NET
2 64 (27.23%) ASP.NET
3 46 (19.57%) XML
4 40 (17.02%) HTML
5 37 (15.74%) Web Services
6 32 (13.62%) WCF
7 31 (13.19%) CSS
8 26 (11.06%) .NET Framework
9 22 (9.36%) ASP.NET MVC
10 18 (7.66%) WinForms
11 15 (6.38%) Entity Framework
12 13 (5.53%) COM+
12 13 (5.53%) LAMP
13 11 (4.68%) jQuery
13 11 (4.68%) REST
14 10 (4.26%) WPF
15 8 (3.40%) Ninject
15 8 (3.40%) Classic ASP
16 7 (2.98%) KnockoutJS
17 6 (2.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.09%) N-Tier
2 13 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.83%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.98%) iPhone
4 7 (2.98%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.70%) GIS
6 3 (1.28%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.85%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.85%) User Experience
8 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.43%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.43%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.43%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.43%) IVR
8 1 (0.43%) Statistics
8 1 (0.43%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 47 (20.00%) Windows
2 33 (14.04%) Linux
3 15 (6.38%) Windows XP
3 15 (6.38%) Windows 8
3 15 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (5.53%) Windows 7
5 12 (5.11%) UNIX
5 12 (5.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (4.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (4.26%) Debian
7 10 (4.26%) Ubuntu
8 9 (3.83%) SUSE
8 9 (3.83%) Solaris
8 9 (3.83%) Android
9 2 (0.85%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.43%) CentOS
10 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.43%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (22.13%) Software Engineering
2 47 (20.00%) MVC
2 47 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (15.74%) Project Management
4 27 (11.49%) OO
4 27 (11.49%) SDLC
5 19 (8.09%) ITIL
5 19 (8.09%) Scrum
6 17 (7.23%) TDD
7 16 (6.81%) Web Development
8 14 (5.96%) Migration
9 13 (5.53%) Root Cause Analysis
9 13 (5.53%) Customer Segmentation
10 11 (4.68%) SOA
10 11 (4.68%) Unit Testing
11 10 (4.26%) Business Analysis
11 10 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (4.26%) Web Application Development
12 8 (3.40%) Separation of Concerns
12 8 (3.40%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 145 (61.70%) C#
2 123 (52.34%) SQL
3 66 (28.09%) VB6
4 55 (23.40%) VB.NET
5 41 (17.45%) VBScript
6 40 (17.02%) JavaScript
7 31 (13.19%) C++
7 31 (13.19%) Java
8 30 (12.77%) T-SQL
9 29 (12.34%) PHP
10 19 (8.09%) PL/SQL
11 16 (6.81%) PowerShell
12 15 (6.38%) Python
13 14 (5.96%) Uniface
14 10 (4.26%) C
15 7 (2.98%) Perl
15 7 (2.98%) VBA
16 6 (2.55%) Shell Script
17 3 (1.28%) Bash Shell
18 2 (0.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (6.38%) Degree
2 6 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (1.28%) MCSE
4 2 (0.85%) ISEB
4 2 (0.85%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.43%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.26%) QA
2 2 (0.85%) SLA
3 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.43%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 9 (3.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.43%) Firmware
3 1 (0.43%) Postfix
3 1 (0.43%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (1.28%) ZENworks
1 3 (1.28%) SCCM
2 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 80 (34.04%) Microsoft
2 69 (29.36%) Oracle
3 12 (5.11%) Apple
4 11 (4.68%) Red Hat
5 10 (4.26%) Northgate
6 9 (3.83%) VMware
7 8 (3.40%) Google
8 6 (2.55%) Citrix
9 5 (2.13%) SAP
10 3 (1.28%) Novell
11 2 (0.85%) IBM
11 2 (0.85%) Cognos
12 1 (0.43%) Cisco
12 1 (0.43%) Avaya
12 1 (0.43%) Genesys
12 1 (0.43%) HP
12 1 (0.43%) Nortel
12 1 (0.43%) Pega
12 1 (0.43%) Verint
12 1 (0.43%) ServiceNow
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £9.00 - £10.00 per hour
Posted: 12 days ago
North Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Net Talent
Posted: 17 days ago