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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 110 139 121
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -18
Permanent jobs citing VB 140 116 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.10% 1.63% 1.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.07% 3.36% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 113 98 84
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
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
3441 3456 2963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 51.50% 48.61% 53.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2932 2821 2400
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +35 109 £35,250 -6.00% 9
South Yorkshire -10 16 £40,000 +29.03% 9
East Yorkshire - 9 £27,500 - 3
North Yorkshire +14 4 £36,250 +16.93% 4
VB
England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (67.43%) .NET
2 154 (59.00%) C#
3 136 (52.11%) SQL
4 132 (50.57%) SQL Server
5 84 (32.18%) ASP.NET
6 73 (27.97%) VB6
6 73 (27.97%) Microsoft
7 69 (26.44%) VB.NET
7 69 (26.44%) XML
8 63 (24.14%) Oracle
9 57 (21.84%) Visual Studio
10 53 (20.31%) JavaScript
11 51 (19.54%) VBScript
12 50 (19.16%) HTML
13 48 (18.39%) Finance
13 48 (18.39%) Team Foundation Server
14 47 (18.01%) MVC
14 47 (18.01%) MS Excel
15 46 (17.62%) Software Engineering
16 45 (17.24%) Windows
17 44 (16.86%) Web Services
18 43 (16.48%) Agile Software Development
19 41 (15.71%) WinForms
20 36 (13.79%) Project Management
21 33 (12.64%) .NET Framework
22 32 (12.26%) T-SQL
23 31 (11.88%) ITIL
23 31 (11.88%) CSS
24 30 (11.49%) Java
25 28 (10.73%) OO

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 18 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 13 (4.98%) IIS
3 8 (3.07%) Node.js
4 7 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (1.53%) Apache
5 4 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.38%) WordPress
6 1 (0.38%) SAS
6 1 (0.38%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.38%) Drupal
6 1 (0.38%) CMS
Applications
1 47 (18.01%) MS Excel
2 20 (7.66%) MS Office
3 5 (1.92%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.77%) MS Project
5 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.53%) Internet
2 2 (0.77%) Intranet
3 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (50.57%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.90%) Oracle Database
3 16 (6.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (5.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (5.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (5.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (4.21%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (3.83%) SQL Server 2000
7 9 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (3.07%) Data Mining
9 6 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (2.30%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (1.92%) Relational Database
11 4 (1.53%) QlikView
11 4 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.53%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (1.15%) MySQL
13 2 (0.77%) MS Access
14 1 (0.38%) Base SAS
14 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 57 (21.84%) Visual Studio
2 48 (18.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (9.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 15 (5.75%) QuickTest Pro
4 15 (5.75%) Selenium
5 7 (2.68%) Oracle APEX
6 6 (2.30%) Toad
7 4 (1.53%) JIRA
7 4 (1.53%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (1.53%) PowerBuilder
8 3 (1.15%) Concordion
8 3 (1.15%) MSI
8 3 (1.15%) AdminStudio
8 3 (1.15%) JUnit
9 2 (0.77%) ReSharper
9 2 (0.77%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.77%) AccuRev
10 1 (0.38%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.38%) Moq
10 1 (0.38%) MSTest
General
1 48 (18.39%) Finance
2 11 (4.21%) Games
3 10 (3.83%) Retail
4 7 (2.68%) Marketing
5 4 (1.53%) Law
6 3 (1.15%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.15%) Legal
6 3 (1.15%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.77%) Automotive
7 2 (0.77%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.77%) Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.38%) Advertising
8 1 (0.38%) Electronics
8 1 (0.38%) Front Office
8 1 (0.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 162 (62.07%) Developer
2 80 (30.65%) .NET Developer
3 60 (22.99%) Analyst
4 36 (13.79%) Senior Developer
5 29 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 23 (8.81%) Senior Analyst
7 22 (8.43%) VB Developer
8 20 (7.66%) VB6 Developer
8 20 (7.66%) C# Developer
9 18 (6.90%) Applications Support
10 17 (6.51%) Test Analyst
11 15 (5.75%) MI Analyst
11 15 (5.75%) Senior .NET Developer
12 14 (5.36%) Senior Test Analyst
12 14 (5.36%) C# .NET Developer
13 12 (4.60%) Software Engineer
13 12 (4.60%) Programmer
14 10 (3.83%) Senior Software Developer
14 10 (3.83%) Applications Developer
15 8 (3.07%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (67.43%) .NET
2 84 (32.18%) ASP.NET
3 69 (26.44%) XML
4 50 (19.16%) HTML
5 44 (16.86%) Web Services
6 41 (15.71%) WinForms
7 33 (12.64%) .NET Framework
8 31 (11.88%) CSS
9 23 (8.81%) ASP.NET MVC
10 22 (8.43%) WCF
11 20 (7.66%) Ajax
11 20 (7.66%) jQuery
12 12 (4.60%) Classic ASP
12 12 (4.60%) Entity Framework
13 10 (3.83%) JSON
13 10 (3.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 10 (3.83%) HTML5
14 8 (3.07%) WPF
14 8 (3.07%) XSLT
14 8 (3.07%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.21%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.07%) Mobile App
3 8 (3.07%) iPhone
4 7 (2.68%) NHS
5 5 (1.92%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.15%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.15%) Statistics
7 2 (0.77%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.38%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.38%) iPad
8 1 (0.38%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.38%) Home Automation
8 1 (0.38%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.38%) SCADA
8 1 (0.38%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 45 (17.24%) Windows
2 16 (6.13%) Linux
3 15 (5.75%) Android
4 8 (3.07%) Windows XP
4 8 (3.07%) Windows 8
4 8 (3.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (3.07%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.68%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.53%) UNIX
7 4 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.15%) Solaris
8 3 (1.15%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.15%) SUSE
8 3 (1.15%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (18.01%) MVC
2 46 (17.62%) Software Engineering
3 43 (16.48%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (13.79%) Project Management
5 31 (11.88%) ITIL
6 28 (10.73%) OO
7 19 (7.28%) Web Development
8 17 (6.51%) Scrum
9 16 (6.13%) TDD
10 15 (5.75%) Customer Segmentation
11 12 (4.60%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (4.60%) Automated Testing
11 12 (4.60%) Migration
12 11 (4.21%) Web Application Development
13 10 (3.83%) Change Management
13 10 (3.83%) Unit Testing
14 9 (3.45%) Time Management
14 9 (3.45%) iOS Development
14 9 (3.45%) OOP
14 9 (3.45%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 154 (59.00%) C#
2 136 (52.11%) SQL
3 73 (27.97%) VB6
4 69 (26.44%) VB.NET
5 53 (20.31%) JavaScript
6 51 (19.54%) VBScript
7 32 (12.26%) T-SQL
8 30 (11.49%) Java
9 15 (5.75%) PowerShell
10 14 (5.36%) PHP
11 9 (3.45%) PL/SQL
12 8 (3.07%) Perl
13 7 (2.68%) Shell Script
13 7 (2.68%) C++
13 7 (2.68%) Delphi
14 6 (2.30%) Python
15 4 (1.53%) VBA
15 4 (1.53%) Uniface
16 1 (0.38%) C
16 1 (0.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (8.43%) Degree
2 8 (3.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (1.15%) ISEB
4 3 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.15%) MCSE
4 3 (1.15%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.38%) HND
5 1 (0.38%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.36%) QA
2 4 (1.53%) SLA
3 1 (0.38%) WAI
System Software
1 12 (4.60%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.53%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.15%) SCCM
2 3 (1.15%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 73 (27.97%) Microsoft
2 63 (24.14%) Oracle
3 17 (6.51%) Business Objects
4 10 (3.83%) VMware
5 9 (3.45%) Google
6 8 (3.07%) Apple
7 7 (2.68%) Citrix
7 7 (2.68%) Red Hat
8 6 (2.30%) SAP
9 4 (1.53%) Northgate
10 3 (1.15%) Novell
11 2 (0.77%) DevExpress
12 1 (0.38%) Verint
12 1 (0.38%) Avaya
12 1 (0.38%) Genesys
12 1 (0.38%) Nortel
12 1 (0.38%) Cisco
12 1 (0.38%) HP
12 1 (0.38%) ESRI
12 1 (0.38%) Teradata
Halifax
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Just now
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 14 hours ago
Harrogate, Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £24000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston, Yorkshire
Deerfoot I.T. Resources Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Hull, Yorkshire
HW Search & Selection
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £280.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Deerfoot IT
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 11 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22194 - £25968 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Sheffield
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago