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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 112 62 61
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB 178 228 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.36% 4.06% 4.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.83% 7.91% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 156 196 182
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £39,650 £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
3684 2881 3214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 48.89% 51.28% 55.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2959 2363 2769
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -34 130 £37,500 +19.04% 13
South Yorkshire -39 25 £35,000 - 2
North Yorkshire -37 14 £35,000 +11.11% 3
VB
England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 296 (88.62%) .NET
2 245 (73.35%) C#
3 204 (61.08%) SQL Server
4 179 (53.59%) SQL
5 167 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 116 (34.73%) VB6
7 114 (34.13%) VB.NET
8 107 (32.04%) XML
9 98 (29.34%) HTML
10 94 (28.14%) Microsoft
11 91 (27.25%) JavaScript
11 91 (27.25%) CSS
12 74 (22.16%) Windows
13 72 (21.56%) MVC
14 64 (19.16%) .NET Framework
15 59 (17.66%) ITIL
16 56 (16.77%) Degree
17 54 (16.17%) jQuery
18 52 (15.57%) Visual Studio
19 48 (14.37%) WinForms
20 46 (13.77%) Agile Software Development
21 45 (13.47%) Software Engineering
22 42 (12.57%) OO
23 41 (12.28%) WCF
24 40 (11.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 40 (11.98%) Oracle
25 39 (11.68%) MS Excel
25 39 (11.68%) Ajax
25 39 (11.68%) Team Foundation Server
26 37 (11.08%) Web Services

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 24 (7.19%) SharePoint
2 17 (5.09%) IIS
3 9 (2.69%) Node.js
4 6 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (1.50%) WordPress
6 4 (1.20%) CMS
7 2 (0.60%) LiveLink
7 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.60%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.30%) Apache
Applications
1 39 (11.68%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.59%) MS Office
3 2 (0.60%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) BASE24
1 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.99%) Internet
2 5 (1.50%) Intranet
3 4 (1.20%) NetScaler
4 3 (0.90%) SAN
5 2 (0.60%) LAN
5 2 (0.60%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (61.08%) SQL Server
2 40 (11.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 34 (10.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (8.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (7.78%) SQL Server 2005
6 17 (5.09%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (4.79%) SQL Server 2000
8 14 (4.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (3.89%) Oracle Database
10 10 (2.99%) Crystal Reports
11 9 (2.69%) NoSQL
12 7 (2.10%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (1.50%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (1.50%) Relational Database
14 4 (1.20%) PerformancePoint
14 4 (1.20%) Xcelsius
14 4 (1.20%) Informix
14 4 (1.20%) Data Mining
14 4 (1.20%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 52 (15.57%) Visual Studio
2 39 (11.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (7.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 10 (2.99%) Git (software)
5 9 (2.69%) MSTest
6 8 (2.40%) Subversion
7 5 (1.50%) Toad
7 5 (1.50%) ReSharper
8 4 (1.20%) AdminStudio
8 4 (1.20%) MSI
9 3 (0.90%) InstallShield
9 3 (0.90%) Dreamweaver
9 3 (0.90%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (0.60%) Selenium
10 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.60%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.30%) Maven
General
1 29 (8.68%) Finance
2 13 (3.89%) Marketing
3 11 (3.29%) Legal
4 9 (2.69%) Retail
5 8 (2.40%) Banking
6 7 (2.10%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.50%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.90%) Advertising
8 3 (0.90%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.60%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 215 (64.37%) Developer
2 111 (33.23%) .NET Developer
3 54 (16.17%) Analyst
3 54 (16.17%) Software Developer
4 50 (14.97%) Applications Support
5 44 (13.17%) Support Analyst
6 40 (11.98%) Senior Developer
7 38 (11.38%) Applications Support Analyst
8 36 (10.78%) VB.NET Developer
9 29 (8.68%) Software Engineer
10 24 (7.19%) C# Developer
11 21 (6.29%) SQL Developer
12 20 (5.99%) Junior
13 19 (5.69%) Junior Developer
13 19 (5.69%) Senior .NET Developer
13 19 (5.69%) C# .NET Developer
14 18 (5.39%) VB Developer
15 16 (4.79%) Web Developer
16 15 (4.49%) ASP.NET Developer
16 15 (4.49%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 296 (88.62%) .NET
2 167 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 107 (32.04%) XML
4 98 (29.34%) HTML
5 91 (27.25%) CSS
6 64 (19.16%) .NET Framework
7 54 (16.17%) jQuery
8 48 (14.37%) WinForms
9 41 (12.28%) WCF
10 39 (11.68%) Ajax
11 37 (11.08%) Web Services
12 36 (10.78%) Classic ASP
13 35 (10.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 33 (9.88%) SOAP
15 29 (8.68%) ASP.NET MVC
15 29 (8.68%) HTML5
16 25 (7.49%) Silverlight
16 25 (7.49%) XHTML
17 22 (6.59%) WPF
17 22 (6.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (3.59%) Statistics
3 10 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (2.10%) IVR
4 7 (2.10%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.10%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.50%) NHS
5 5 (1.50%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.50%) Replication
6 4 (1.20%) Data Conversion
7 3 (0.90%) Blog
7 3 (0.90%) FMCG
7 3 (0.90%) Social Media
7 3 (0.90%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.60%) E-Learning
8 2 (0.60%) Animation
9 1 (0.30%) Clustering
9 1 (0.30%) LIMS
9 1 (0.30%) GIS
9 1 (0.30%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 74 (22.16%) Windows
2 8 (2.40%) Android
2 8 (2.40%) Apple iOS
2 8 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (1.20%) UNIX
4 3 (0.90%) Windows XP
4 3 (0.90%) Linux
5 2 (0.60%) Windows 2000
5 2 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (21.56%) MVC
2 59 (17.66%) ITIL
3 46 (13.77%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (13.47%) Software Engineering
5 42 (12.57%) OO
6 32 (9.58%) E-Commerce
7 28 (8.38%) TDD
8 23 (6.89%) OOP
9 22 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (6.29%) User Acceptance Testing
11 20 (5.99%) System Testing
12 17 (5.09%) Project Management
13 15 (4.49%) Migration
14 13 (3.89%) Scrum
14 13 (3.89%) ETL
14 13 (3.89%) Online Marketing
14 13 (3.89%) Software Testing
14 13 (3.89%) Requirements Analysis
14 13 (3.89%) Web Development
15 11 (3.29%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 245 (73.35%) C#
2 179 (53.59%) SQL
3 116 (34.73%) VB6
4 114 (34.13%) VB.NET
5 91 (27.25%) JavaScript
6 35 (10.48%) T-SQL
7 34 (10.18%) Java
8 24 (7.19%) VBA
9 20 (5.99%) C++
10 18 (5.39%) VBScript
11 12 (3.59%) PL/SQL
12 10 (2.99%) PHP
12 10 (2.99%) Ruby
13 6 (1.80%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.80%) C
14 3 (0.90%) RPG
15 2 (0.60%) XPath
16 1 (0.30%) ActionScript
16 1 (0.30%) VC++
16 1 (0.30%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 56 (16.77%) Degree
2 3 (0.90%) MCSE
2 3 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (0.60%) MCSA
3 2 (0.60%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.60%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.60%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.79%) WAI
2 12 (3.59%) QA
3 6 (1.80%) SLA
4 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (1.80%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (1.80%) SCCM
2 4 (1.20%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 94 (28.14%) Microsoft
2 40 (11.98%) Oracle
3 8 (2.40%) Google
4 7 (2.10%) Business Objects
4 7 (2.10%) SAP
5 5 (1.50%) F5
6 4 (1.20%) Telerik
6 4 (1.20%) EPiServer
6 4 (1.20%) Citrix
6 4 (1.20%) VMware
7 3 (0.90%) Twitter
8 2 (0.60%) AppSense
8 2 (0.60%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.60%) Pega
8 2 (0.60%) LANDesk
8 2 (0.60%) IBM
8 2 (0.60%) Sun
8 2 (0.60%) Dell
9 1 (0.30%) Macromedia
9 1 (0.30%) Mapinfo
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: £18,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Excellent Market Salary + Company Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
Candidate Source
Salary: £21,000 - £23,000 per annum + Benefits, Competitive Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Otley, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
York
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Morrisons
Posted: 8 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Morrisons
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Sheffield
RecruitmentRevolution.com
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago