Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 157 169
Rank change year-on-year -20 +12 +8
Permanent jobs citing VB 38 69 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.80% 1.36% 1.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.44% 2.45% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 34 56 72
Leeds median annual salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.41% +1.43% -
10th Percentile £20,500 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £42,500 £43,750 £43,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06% -9.59%

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 2,642 2,822 3,241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 55.83% 55.64% 52.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2,313 2,477 2,700
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £58,775
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -

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 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for VB in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 23 (60.53%) SQL
2 21 (55.26%) C#
3 20 (52.63%) .NET
4 17 (44.74%) VB6
5 14 (36.84%) Microsoft Excel
6 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
6 11 (28.95%) VB.NET
7 10 (26.32%) C
8 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Office
8 9 (23.68%) Management Information System
9 8 (21.05%) Service Delivery
9 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
9 8 (21.05%) Configuration Management
9 8 (21.05%) ITIL
9 8 (21.05%) Windows
9 8 (21.05%) Asset Management
9 8 (21.05%) Billing
9 8 (21.05%) Local Government
9 8 (21.05%) Mathematics
9 8 (21.05%) Trend Analysis
9 8 (21.05%) Capacity Management
9 8 (21.05%) Xerox
10 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (18.42%) Computer Science
10 7 (18.42%) ITIL V3
10 7 (18.42%) T-SQL
10 7 (18.42%) Service Management
10 7 (18.42%) Finance
11 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (13.16%) Degree

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 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (36.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.63%) DHCP
2 1 (2.63%) DNS
2 1 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (2.63%) LAN
2 1 (2.63%) SAN
2 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (5.26%) Data Mining
4 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.26%) MS Access
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.63%) MySQL
5 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.63%) QlikView
5 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (21.05%) Billing
1 8 (21.05%) Local Government
2 7 (18.42%) Finance
3 4 (10.53%) Law
3 4 (10.53%) Legal
4 2 (5.26%) Banking
4 2 (5.26%) Marketing
4 2 (5.26%) Retail
5 1 (2.63%) Automotive
5 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Developer
2 10 (26.32%) .NET Developer
3 7 (18.42%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (18.42%) C# Developer
3 7 (18.42%) VB Developer
4 6 (15.79%) SQL Developer
4 6 (15.79%) VB.NET Developer
5 5 (13.16%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 5 (13.16%) VB6 Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Programmer
7 3 (7.89%) Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) .NET Programmer
8 2 (5.26%) Database Manager
8 2 (5.26%) Installations Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Report Manager
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) SSIS Developer
9 1 (2.63%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Billing Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (52.63%) .NET
2 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.53%) Web Services
4 3 (7.89%) SOAP
4 3 (7.89%) XML
4 3 (7.89%) XML Schema
5 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (2.63%) HTML
5 1 (2.63%) J2EE
5 1 (2.63%) LDAP
5 1 (2.63%) Spring
5 1 (2.63%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Management Information System
2 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (18.42%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) CMDB
3 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Asset Management
1 8 (21.05%) Capacity Management
1 8 (21.05%) Configuration Management
1 8 (21.05%) ITIL
1 8 (21.05%) Mathematics
1 8 (21.05%) Service Delivery
1 8 (21.05%) Trend Analysis
2 7 (18.42%) ITIL V3
2 7 (18.42%) Service Management
3 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (10.53%) Coaching
4 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
4 4 (10.53%) MVC
4 4 (10.53%) Scrum
5 3 (7.89%) Data Analysis
5 3 (7.89%) Project Management
6 2 (5.26%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.26%) ETL
6 2 (5.26%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (60.53%) SQL
2 21 (55.26%) C#
3 17 (44.74%) VB6
4 11 (28.95%) VB.NET
5 10 (26.32%) C
6 7 (18.42%) T-SQL
7 4 (10.53%) Java
7 4 (10.53%) VBA
8 3 (7.89%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.63%) C++
9 1 (2.63%) COBOL
9 1 (2.63%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (2.63%) Perl
9 1 (2.63%) PHP
9 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.63%) R
9 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) GDPR
1 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) ZENworks
2 1 (2.63%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
1 8 (21.05%) Xerox
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle
3 3 (7.89%) Perforce
4 2 (5.26%) Capita
4 2 (5.26%) Sage
5 1 (2.63%) Automation Anywhere
5 1 (2.63%) Blue Prism
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco
5 1 (2.63%) Tableau
5 1 (2.63%) Veeam
5 1 (2.63%) VMware