Period
to 24 February 2018

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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 166 163
Rank change year-on-year -12 -3 +3
Permanent jobs citing VB 39 72 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.79% 1.35% 1.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.52% 2.48% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 34 79 68
Leeds median annual salary £39,750 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.25% +10.00% -6.67%
10th Percentile £25,900 £29,750 £23,525
90th Percentile £56,000 £54,500 £46,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -2.60%

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 2,568 2,908 3,786
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 52.22% 54.47% 55.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2,311 2,581 3,108
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £59,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.90%

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 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for VB in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, 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 22 (56.41%) .NET
2 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
3 17 (43.59%) Microsoft Excel
4 16 (41.03%) C#
5 14 (35.90%) SQL Server
5 14 (35.90%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (35.90%) BusinessObjects
5 14 (35.90%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (30.77%) Analytics
7 11 (28.21%) VB6
8 10 (25.64%) SQL
9 9 (23.08%) Data Modelling
9 9 (23.08%) Data Mining
9 9 (23.08%) Marketing
9 9 (23.08%) Statistical Modelling
9 9 (23.08%) Data Analytics
9 9 (23.08%) Predictive Modelling
10 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
10 7 (17.95%) MVC
11 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
12 5 (12.82%) Finance
12 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Office
13 4 (10.26%) T-SQL
13 4 (10.26%) C
13 4 (10.26%) Middleware
13 4 (10.26%) VB.NET
13 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
13 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared

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 2 (5.13%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (43.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) DHCP
1 1 (2.56%) DNS
1 1 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (2.56%) Firewall
1 1 (2.56%) LAN
1 1 (2.56%) SAN
1 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.90%) BusinessObjects
1 14 (35.90%) SQL Server
2 9 (23.08%) Data Mining
3 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (2.56%) Informix
6 1 (2.56%) MySQL
6 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (23.08%) Marketing
2 5 (12.82%) Finance
3 3 (7.69%) Legal
4 2 (5.13%) Billing
4 2 (5.13%) Local Government
4 2 (5.13%) Retail
4 2 (5.13%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Automotive
5 1 (2.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (58.97%) Developer
2 10 (25.64%) .NET Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) .NET Architect
6 3 (7.69%) .NET Software Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Architect
6 3 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Data Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) VB Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Systems Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.13%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (56.41%) .NET
2 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.26%) Middleware
4 3 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 3 (7.69%) WCF
4 3 (7.69%) WF
5 2 (5.13%) .NET Core
5 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (5.13%) WPF
6 1 (2.56%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.56%) Clustering
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Linux
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Android
2 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.56%) Unix
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (30.77%) Analytics
3 9 (23.08%) Data Analytics
3 9 (23.08%) Data Modelling
3 9 (23.08%) Predictive Modelling
3 9 (23.08%) Statistical Modelling
4 7 (17.95%) MVC
5 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.26%) Data Cleansing
7 3 (7.69%) Case Management
7 3 (7.69%) Data Protection
7 3 (7.69%) Project Management
7 3 (7.69%) Scrum
7 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 3 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
8 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (5.13%) Process Management
8 2 (5.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (41.03%) C#
2 11 (28.21%) VB6
3 10 (25.64%) SQL
4 4 (10.26%) C
4 4 (10.26%) T-SQL
4 4 (10.26%) VB.NET
5 3 (7.69%) Java
5 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.69%) VBScript
6 2 (5.13%) PHP
6 2 (5.13%) Python
7 1 (2.56%) C++
7 1 (2.56%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (2.56%) Perl
7 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
1 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) Capita
2 2 (5.13%) Xerox
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Veeam
3 1 (2.56%) VMware