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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 166 120 130
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +10
Permanent jobs citing VB 85 163 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.35% 2.29% 2.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.62% 4.51% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 79 132 132
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £27,050 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
3240 3617 3622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 51.63% 50.76% 48.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2731 3080 2919
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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 -53 58 £32,500 -7.14% 12
East Yorkshire +11 12 £35,000 +55.55% 1
South Yorkshire +7 10 £30,000 -25.00% 3
North Yorkshire 0 4 £37,500 -18.91%
VB
England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 127 (67.20%) .NET
2 124 (65.61%) C#
3 97 (51.32%) SQL Server
4 83 (43.92%) SQL
5 68 (35.98%) ASP.NET
6 63 (33.33%) VB.NET
7 60 (31.75%) VB6
8 59 (31.22%) Agile Software Development
9 57 (30.16%) Windows
10 48 (25.40%) Oracle
11 47 (24.87%) MVC
12 46 (24.34%) ASP.NET MVC
13 35 (18.52%) Finance
13 35 (18.52%) Linux
14 32 (16.93%) AngularJS
15 31 (16.40%) Microsoft
15 31 (16.40%) .NET Framework
16 30 (15.87%) Visual Studio
16 30 (15.87%) PL/SQL
16 30 (15.87%) JavaScript
17 28 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
18 27 (14.29%) HTML
18 27 (14.29%) SOA
19 26 (13.76%) IIS
20 25 (13.23%) OO
20 25 (13.23%) Unix
20 25 (13.23%) WCF
21 24 (12.70%) ASP.NET Web API
22 23 (12.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
22 23 (12.17%) TDD

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 26 (13.76%) IIS
2 18 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.65%) CMS
4 2 (1.06%) Apache
4 2 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.06%) OpenROAD
4 2 (1.06%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.53%) Confluence
5 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.53%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.53%) PrestaShop
5 1 (0.53%) SAS
5 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (7.94%) MS Excel
1 15 (7.94%) MS Office
2 1 (0.53%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.53%) Line 500
2 1 (0.53%) Magento
2 1 (0.53%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.12%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (12.17%) Internet
2 3 (1.59%) VPN
3 1 (0.53%) DHCP
3 1 (0.53%) DNS
3 1 (0.53%) Firewall
3 1 (0.53%) HTTP
3 1 (0.53%) IPsec
3 1 (0.53%) NAS
3 1 (0.53%) SNMP
3 1 (0.53%) SSH
3 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.53%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (51.32%) SQL Server
2 21 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (10.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (8.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (7.94%) SQL Server 2014
6 14 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (7.41%) MySQL
7 13 (6.88%) BusinessObjects
8 12 (6.35%) Oracle Reports
9 11 (5.82%) MS Access
10 10 (5.29%) Redis
11 7 (3.70%) BusinessObjects XI
12 5 (2.65%) GIS
13 3 (1.59%) Data Mining
13 3 (1.59%) MongoDB
13 3 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (1.06%) Informix
14 2 (1.06%) QlikView
14 2 (1.06%) RDBMS
14 2 (1.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (15.87%) Visual Studio
2 18 (9.52%) Oracle APEX
3 16 (8.47%) NUnit
4 12 (6.35%) JIRA
4 12 (6.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (5.82%) Toad
6 10 (5.29%) XMLUnit
7 9 (4.76%) PowerBuilder
7 9 (4.76%) Subversion
8 6 (3.17%) Moq
8 6 (3.17%) MSTest
8 6 (3.17%) Rhino Mocks
8 6 (3.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 5 (2.65%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (2.12%) Selenium
11 3 (1.59%) HP UFT
11 3 (1.59%) Jenkins
11 3 (1.59%) LabVIEW
12 2 (1.06%) PROIV
13 1 (0.53%) Cucumber
General
1 35 (18.52%) Finance
2 12 (6.35%) Retail
3 11 (5.82%) Marketing
4 10 (5.29%) Banking
5 6 (3.17%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.65%) Back Office
7 3 (1.59%) Electronics
8 2 (1.06%) Billing
9 1 (0.53%) Automotive
9 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 118 (62.43%) Developer
2 84 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 39 (20.63%) C# Developer
4 30 (15.87%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (13.23%) Applications Support
6 22 (11.64%) Analyst
7 21 (11.11%) SQL Developer
8 20 (10.58%) Internet Developer
9 15 (7.94%) Applications Developer
9 15 (7.94%) Senior Developer
10 13 (6.88%) VB Developer
11 12 (6.35%) Systems Developer
12 11 (5.82%) Applications Support Analyst
12 11 (5.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 11 (5.82%) Support Analyst
13 10 (5.29%) .NET Software Developer
13 10 (5.29%) Senior .NET Developer
13 10 (5.29%) Software Developer
13 10 (5.29%) Test Analyst
14 9 (4.76%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (67.20%) .NET
2 68 (35.98%) ASP.NET
3 46 (24.34%) ASP.NET MVC
4 32 (16.93%) AngularJS
5 31 (16.40%) .NET Framework
6 27 (14.29%) HTML
7 25 (13.23%) WCF
8 24 (12.70%) ASP.NET Web API
9 23 (12.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 23 (12.17%) CSS
10 22 (11.64%) WinForms
11 21 (11.11%) REST
11 21 (11.11%) Web Services
12 20 (10.58%) XML
13 17 (8.99%) KnockoutJS
14 14 (7.41%) RESTful
14 14 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 10 (5.29%) Protocol Buffers
15 10 (5.29%) RabbitMQ
15 10 (5.29%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.76%) Performance Metrics
3 6 (3.17%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.17%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (1.59%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.06%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.06%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.53%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.53%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.53%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.53%) PKI
6 1 (0.53%) Replication
6 1 (0.53%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 57 (30.16%) Windows
2 35 (18.52%) Linux
3 25 (13.23%) Unix
4 9 (4.76%) HPUX
4 9 (4.76%) Windows Server
5 8 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (3.17%) Android
7 6 (3.17%) Apple iOS
7 6 (3.17%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.53%) Debian
8 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.53%) Solaris
8 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (31.22%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (24.87%) MVC
3 27 (14.29%) SOA
4 25 (13.23%) OO
5 23 (12.17%) TDD
6 20 (10.58%) Web Application Development
7 17 (8.99%) Configuration Management
7 17 (8.99%) Software Engineering
7 17 (8.99%) Unit Testing
7 17 (8.99%) Web Development
8 16 (8.47%) Migration
9 14 (7.41%) BDD
9 14 (7.41%) Project Management
10 12 (6.35%) ETL
11 11 (5.82%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (5.29%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (5.29%) ITIL
12 10 (5.29%) System Testing
12 10 (5.29%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (4.76%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 124 (65.61%) C#
2 83 (43.92%) SQL
3 63 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 60 (31.75%) VB6
5 30 (15.87%) JavaScript
5 30 (15.87%) PL/SQL
6 22 (11.64%) Perl
7 20 (10.58%) PowerShell
8 18 (9.52%) VBA
9 14 (7.41%) VBScript
10 13 (6.88%) Shell Script
11 12 (6.35%) Java
12 10 (5.29%) T-SQL
13 6 (3.17%) C
13 6 (3.17%) Delphi
14 5 (2.65%) Python
15 4 (2.12%) Bash Shell
16 3 (1.59%) C++
16 3 (1.59%) COBOL
17 2 (1.06%) RPG
Qualifications
1 6 (3.17%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.12%) ISEB
2 4 (2.12%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.59%) Degree
4 1 (0.53%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.17%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.12%) SLA
3 3 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.59%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.53%) Postfix
3 1 (0.53%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 10 (5.29%) SCOM
2 7 (3.70%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 7 (3.70%) HP SiteScope
3 6 (3.17%) HP UCMDB
3 6 (3.17%) SCCM
4 3 (1.59%) HP NNM
4 3 (1.59%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 48 (25.40%) Oracle
2 31 (16.40%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.41%) HP
4 10 (5.29%) Google
4 10 (5.29%) VMware
5 9 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.65%) Dynatrace
7 4 (2.12%) Capita
7 4 (2.12%) IBM
8 3 (1.59%) NetIQ
9 2 (1.06%) Cisco
9 2 (1.06%) Siebel
9 2 (1.06%) Tableau
9 2 (1.06%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.53%) Minitab
10 1 (0.53%) QNAP
10 1 (0.53%) Sage
10 1 (0.53%) Veeam
Kingston, Yorkshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Medisoft Limited
Salary: £25,000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits + Onsite Gym
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £31656.00 - £37768.00 per annum + Benefits / Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £28000 - £36000.00 per annum + Bonus, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reward Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £28000 - £36000.00 per annum + Bonus, pension
Posted: 8 days ago
Huddersfield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago