The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for VB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
West Yorkshire / Bradford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 49 48
Rank change year-on-year -8 -1  
Permanent jobs citing VB 6 12 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bradford 1.27% 2.68% 5.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.50% 4.98% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 23
Median salary £30,000 £30,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.63% -19.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,375 £27,500 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £41,875 £36,250 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -1.31%  

VB is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Bradford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 240 241 275
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 50.96% 53.79% 51.89%
Number of salaries quoted 404 504 637
Median salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.12% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £27,500 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

Job postings citing VB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bradford.

Job vacancy trend for VB in Bradford

VB
Salary Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB in Bradford.

Salary trend for VB in Bradford

VB
Salary Histogram in Bradford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB in Bradford over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VB in Bradford

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bradford region with a requirement for VB.

1 9 (75.00%) C#
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) .NET
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) MVC
5 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
6 3 (25.00%) IT Strategy
6 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (25.00%) VB6
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) MS Access
7 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (16.67%) ETL
7 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (16.67%) HTML
7 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 2 (16.67%) CSS
7 2 (16.67%) SOAP
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (16.67%) WPF
7 2 (16.67%) REST
7 2 (16.67%) Git (software)

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (16.67%) MS Access
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) .NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 3 (25.00%) VB Developer
4 3 (25.00%) VB6 Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Junior
5 2 (16.67%) Junior Developer
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) REST
4 2 (16.67%) SOAP
4 2 (16.67%) WPF
5 1 (8.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (25.00%) IT Strategy
2 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) BDD
4 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
4 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 3 (25.00%) VB6
5 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft