Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for VB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB over the 6 months to 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 159 165 182
Rank change year-on-year +6 +17 -11
Permanent jobs citing VB 23 48 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.68% 1.01% 1.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.31% 1.98% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 19 42 68
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £41,250 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.03% +6.45% +10.71%
10th Percentile £23,500 £30,000 £29,075
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -

VB is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,762 2,430 2,833
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 52.19% 51.18% 53.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,500 2,168 2,494
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.80% +4.38%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for VB in Leeds

VB
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for VB in Leeds

VB
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB in Leeds over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for VB in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for VB.

1 14 (60.87%) C#
1 14 (60.87%) SQL
1 14 (60.87%) .NET
2 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
3 11 (47.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (43.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (43.48%) VB.NET
4 10 (43.48%) VBA
5 9 (39.13%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (30.43%) HTML
7 7 (30.43%) Java
7 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
7 7 (30.43%) CSS
7 7 (30.43%) Software Testing
7 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (30.43%) VB6
8 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (26.09%) Power BI
8 6 (26.09%) Oracle
8 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Excel
9 5 (21.74%) Cognos
9 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
9 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
9 5 (21.74%) Informatica
9 5 (21.74%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (21.74%) Project Management
9 5 (21.74%) PHP

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 11 (47.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (43.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (26.09%) Power BI
6 5 (21.74%) QlikView
7 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
8 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
9 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (4.35%) MS Access
9 1 (4.35%) MySQL
9 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) SonarQube
1 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (4.35%) Appium
2 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.35%) HP UFT
2 1 (4.35%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (4.35%) Selenium
2 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.35%) Banking
1 1 (4.35%) Games
1 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Senior Developer
3 4 (17.39%) .NET Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (17.39%) C# Developer
3 4 (17.39%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Junior
3 4 (17.39%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Excel Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Excel Developer
4 3 (13.04%) SSIS Developer
4 3 (13.04%) SSRS Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Junior Systems Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Test Manager
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) .NET
2 7 (30.43%) CSS
2 7 (30.43%) HTML
3 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
3 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.70%) XML
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (4.35%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) User Experience
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) NHS
3 2 (8.70%) Virtual Team
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (30.43%) Software Testing
4 6 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (21.74%) Analytics
5 5 (21.74%) Business Analytics
5 5 (21.74%) Data Science
5 5 (21.74%) DevOps
5 5 (21.74%) Project Management
5 5 (21.74%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 5 (21.74%) Scrum
5 5 (21.74%) TDD
5 5 (21.74%) Workflow
6 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis
7 3 (13.04%) Decision-Making
7 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
7 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
8 2 (8.70%) Information Capture
8 2 (8.70%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) C#
1 14 (60.87%) SQL
2 10 (43.48%) VB.NET
2 10 (43.48%) VBA
3 7 (30.43%) Java
3 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
3 7 (30.43%) VB6
4 5 (21.74%) PHP
5 3 (13.04%) C
6 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.35%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (4.35%) Python
7 1 (4.35%) Ruby
7 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) HP ALM
1 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) Cognos
2 5 (21.74%) Informatica
2 5 (21.74%) MuleSoft
2 5 (21.74%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (21.74%) Tableau
3 2 (8.70%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft