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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 158 155 132
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -23
Permanent jobs citing VB 94 119 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.50% 1.67% 1.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.82% 3.41% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 75 97 113
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,400 £47,500 £42,500
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
3328 3491 3302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 53.04% 48.85% 49.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2791 2971 2602
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 £30,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 9 February 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 9 February 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 -18 71 £35,000 -6.66% 4
North Yorkshire +23 17 £37,000 -7.50% 2
South Yorkshire -2 3 £37,500 -11.76% 2
East Yorkshire - 3 £35,000 - 1
VB
England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 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.

1 146 (69.52%) .NET
2 129 (61.43%) SQL Server
3 126 (60.00%) C#
4 107 (50.95%) SQL
5 84 (40.00%) VB.NET
6 69 (32.86%) VB6
7 67 (31.90%) Oracle
8 60 (28.57%) ASP.NET
9 58 (27.62%) Windows
10 49 (23.33%) JavaScript
11 47 (22.38%) HTML
11 47 (22.38%) Finance
12 45 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
12 45 (21.43%) Linux
13 43 (20.48%) Microsoft
13 43 (20.48%) IIS
14 41 (19.52%) XML
15 39 (18.57%) SharePoint
16 38 (18.10%) CSS
17 36 (17.14%) VBA
18 33 (15.71%) .NET Framework
19 29 (13.81%) Software Engineering
20 28 (13.33%) MySQL
21 27 (12.86%) ITIL
21 27 (12.86%) SOA
21 27 (12.86%) MVC
22 26 (12.38%) Visual Studio
22 26 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
23 25 (11.90%) PL/SQL
23 25 (11.90%) CRM

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 43 (20.48%) IIS
2 39 (18.57%) SharePoint
3 21 (10.00%) CMS
4 3 (1.43%) Node.js
5 2 (0.95%) Apache
5 2 (0.95%) Confluence
6 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.48%) SAS
6 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 19 (9.05%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.24%) MS Office
3 4 (1.90%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) SystmOne
1 1 (0.48%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.90%) SaaS
2 3 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.24%) Internet
2 4 (1.90%) FTP
2 4 (1.90%) SSH
2 4 (1.90%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.95%) Firewall
3 2 (0.95%) HTTP
3 2 (0.95%) SNMP
3 2 (0.95%) SSL
4 1 (0.48%) ATM
4 1 (0.48%) DHCP
4 1 (0.48%) DNS
4 1 (0.48%) IPsec
4 1 (0.48%) IPv6
4 1 (0.48%) L2TP
4 1 (0.48%) LAN
4 1 (0.48%) PPTP
4 1 (0.48%) VLAN
4 1 (0.48%) VPN
4 1 (0.48%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (61.43%) SQL Server
2 28 (13.33%) MySQL
3 21 (10.00%) GIS
3 21 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (7.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (5.71%) BusinessObjects
7 11 (5.24%) MS Access
8 8 (3.81%) Redis
8 8 (3.81%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (2.38%) Relational Database
10 5 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.90%) BusinessObjects XI
11 4 (1.90%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.95%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.95%) Oracle8/8i Database
13 1 (0.48%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (12.38%) Visual Studio
2 22 (10.48%) PowerBuilder
2 22 (10.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (10.00%) Subversion
4 15 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
5 13 (6.19%) JIRA
6 10 (4.76%) Toad
7 8 (3.81%) NUnit
7 8 (3.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 8 (3.81%) XMLUnit
8 4 (1.90%) Selenium
9 3 (1.43%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.43%) JMeter
10 2 (0.95%) AccuRev
10 2 (0.95%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.95%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.95%) HP UFT
10 2 (0.95%) LoadRunner
10 2 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 47 (22.38%) Finance
2 17 (8.10%) Banking
3 16 (7.62%) Retail
4 9 (4.29%) Financial Institution
4 9 (4.29%) Marketing
5 4 (1.90%) Back Office
6 3 (1.43%) Games
7 2 (0.95%) Billing
8 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 111 (52.86%) Developer
2 74 (35.24%) .NET Developer
3 45 (21.43%) Analyst
4 39 (18.57%) Applications Support
5 34 (16.19%) C# Developer
6 29 (13.81%) C# .NET Developer
7 26 (12.38%) SQL Developer
7 26 (12.38%) Support Analyst
8 25 (11.90%) Applications Support Analyst
9 22 (10.48%) Applications Developer
10 20 (9.52%) VB.NET Developer
11 17 (8.10%) C# Application Developer
12 16 (7.62%) Senior Developer
13 14 (6.67%) .NET Applications Developer
14 12 (5.71%) Oracle Developer
14 12 (5.71%) Systems Developer
14 12 (5.71%) Technical Specialist
14 12 (5.71%) VB Developer
15 11 (5.24%) Senior .NET Developer
15 11 (5.24%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (69.52%) .NET
2 60 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 47 (22.38%) HTML
4 41 (19.52%) XML
5 38 (18.10%) CSS
6 33 (15.71%) .NET Framework
7 21 (10.00%) REST
8 20 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (8.10%) AngularJS
9 17 (8.10%) WCF
9 17 (8.10%) WinForms
10 14 (6.67%) jQuery
10 14 (6.67%) Web Services
11 11 (5.24%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (4.76%) HTML5
13 9 (4.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 9 (4.29%) Classic ASP
13 9 (4.29%) KnockoutJS
14 8 (3.81%) JSON
14 8 (3.81%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.29%) Performance Metrics
3 8 (3.81%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.38%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.43%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.43%) iPhone
5 3 (1.43%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.43%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.95%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.95%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.95%) PKI
7 1 (0.48%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.48%) Statistics
7 1 (0.48%) User Experience
7 1 (0.48%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 58 (27.62%) Windows
2 45 (21.43%) Linux
3 22 (10.48%) Unix
4 11 (5.24%) Windows Server
5 10 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (4.29%) HPUX
6 9 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (3.33%) Android
8 6 (2.86%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.90%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.43%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.95%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.95%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.48%) CentOS
12 1 (0.48%) Debian
12 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.48%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (13.81%) Software Engineering
3 27 (12.86%) ITIL
3 27 (12.86%) MVC
3 27 (12.86%) SOA
4 25 (11.90%) CRM
5 21 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 21 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 19 (9.05%) OO
6 19 (9.05%) Web Development
7 18 (8.57%) Release Management
7 18 (8.57%) Use Case
8 17 (8.10%) SDLC
9 14 (6.67%) Project Management
9 14 (6.67%) TDD
10 12 (5.71%) ETL
10 12 (5.71%) Incident Management
11 11 (5.24%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (5.24%) Unit Testing
12 10 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 126 (60.00%) C#
2 107 (50.95%) SQL
3 84 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 69 (32.86%) VB6
5 49 (23.33%) JavaScript
6 36 (17.14%) VBA
7 25 (11.90%) PL/SQL
8 24 (11.43%) Perl
9 19 (9.05%) PowerShell
10 16 (7.62%) T-SQL
11 15 (7.14%) VBScript
12 13 (6.19%) Java
13 10 (4.76%) Shell Script
14 8 (3.81%) Python
15 7 (3.33%) C++
16 6 (2.86%) PHP
17 5 (2.38%) Bash Shell
18 4 (1.90%) Delphi
19 2 (0.95%) C
19 2 (0.95%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (7.14%) Degree
2 14 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.43%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.95%) ISEB
4 2 (0.95%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.33%) SLA
2 3 (1.43%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.43%) QA
3 1 (0.48%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.48%) KVM
2 1 (0.48%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 14 (6.67%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 13 (6.19%) HP UCMDB
3 9 (4.29%) SCOM
4 6 (2.86%) HP SiteScope
5 5 (2.38%) Tivoli
6 4 (1.90%) SCCM
7 3 (1.43%) HP NNM
8 1 (0.48%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 67 (31.90%) Oracle
2 43 (20.48%) Microsoft
3 23 (10.95%) HP
4 18 (8.57%) VMware
5 11 (5.24%) Google
6 10 (4.76%) Dynatrace
7 9 (4.29%) Red Hat
8 6 (2.86%) IBM
9 5 (2.38%) Cognos
9 5 (2.38%) NetIQ
10 4 (1.90%) Adobe
11 2 (0.95%) Capita
11 2 (0.95%) Siebel
12 1 (0.48%) Askia
12 1 (0.48%) Autodesk
12 1 (0.48%) Cisco
12 1 (0.48%) Progress
12 1 (0.48%) ServiceNow
12 1 (0.48%) Symantec
12 1 (0.48%) Toshiba
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
aap3
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 55k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Doncaster
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £33000 - £36000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, pension, health insurance
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Medisoft Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum pension and generous holidays
Posted: 19 days ago
North Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 26 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago