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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 132 126
Rank change year-on-year +15 -6  
Permanent jobs citing VB 41 47 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.58% 1.42% 1.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.85% 2.64% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 32 36 54
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1439 1779 1803
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 55.58% 53.79% 48.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1285 1467 1521
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing VB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VB in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Leeds region with a requirement for VB.

1 55 (68.75%) C#
2 54 (67.50%) .NET
3 36 (45.00%) SQL Server
4 35 (43.75%) SQL
5 29 (36.25%) VB6
6 24 (30.00%) Oracle
6 24 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (27.50%) VB.NET
7 22 (27.50%) MS Excel
7 22 (27.50%) Microsoft
8 21 (26.25%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (25.00%) ASP.NET
10 18 (22.50%) Windows
10 18 (22.50%) Finance
11 17 (21.25%) VBA
11 17 (21.25%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (21.25%) Degree
12 15 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (16.25%) PL/SQL
13 13 (16.25%) MVC
13 13 (16.25%) Data Quality
14 12 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (15.00%) Scrum
15 11 (13.75%) ASP.NET MVC
16 10 (12.50%) Mathematics
16 10 (12.50%) OpenUP
16 10 (12.50%) JavaScript
16 10 (12.50%) ITIL
16 10 (12.50%) MS Access
17 9 (11.25%) Visual Studio

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 8 (10.00%) IIS
1 8 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.00%) CMS
3 2 (2.50%) Apache
3 2 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.25%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (27.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (2.50%) DNS
1 2 (2.50%) Firewall
1 2 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (2.50%) LDAP
1 2 (2.50%) SSL
1 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (12.50%) MS Access
5 8 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (7.50%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (6.25%) Snowflake Schema
8 4 (5.00%) GIS
9 3 (3.75%) BusinessObjects XI
9 3 (3.75%) Data Mining
9 3 (3.75%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (2.50%) NoSQL
10 2 (2.50%) QlikView
11 1 (1.25%) Cognos Report Studio
11 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (11.25%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.00%) JIRA
2 4 (5.00%) PowerBuilder
2 4 (5.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 3 (3.75%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (2.50%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.50%) Mercurial
4 2 (2.50%) Subversion
4 2 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.25%) MorphX
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 18 (22.50%) Finance
2 3 (3.75%) Back Office
2 3 (3.75%) Law
2 3 (3.75%) Legal
2 3 (3.75%) Marketing
3 2 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.25%) Retail
4 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (48.75%) Developer
2 22 (27.50%) Analyst
3 18 (22.50%) .NET Developer
4 13 (16.25%) C# Developer
5 12 (15.00%) VB Developer
6 11 (13.75%) Applications Support
6 11 (13.75%) Data Analyst
6 11 (13.75%) SQL Analyst
6 11 (13.75%) VB6 Developer
7 10 (12.50%) Business Data Analyst
7 10 (12.50%) SQL Data Analyst
8 9 (11.25%) Senior Developer
8 9 (11.25%) Software Developer
9 8 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
10 7 (8.75%) .NET Development Manager
10 7 (8.75%) Agile Development Manager
10 7 (8.75%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (8.75%) Development Manager
11 6 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support
11 6 (7.50%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (67.50%) .NET
2 20 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (13.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (8.75%) Web Services
4 7 (8.75%) XML
5 6 (7.50%) CSS
5 6 (7.50%) Middleware
6 5 (6.25%) HTML
7 4 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (3.75%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (3.75%) WinForms
9 2 (2.50%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.50%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.50%) jQuery
9 2 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (2.50%) WCF
10 1 (1.25%) Ajax
10 1 (1.25%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.25%) NHS
4 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.50%) Windows
2 5 (6.25%) Linux
2 5 (6.25%) Unix
3 2 (2.50%) Solaris
3 2 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.25%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (21.25%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (16.25%) MVC
4 12 (15.00%) Scrum
5 10 (12.50%) ITIL
5 10 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 10 (12.50%) OpenUP
6 8 (10.00%) OO
6 8 (10.00%) TDD
7 7 (8.75%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (8.75%) ERP
8 6 (7.50%) Kimball Methodology
8 6 (7.50%) Project Management
9 5 (6.25%) ETL
10 4 (5.00%) Asset Management
10 4 (5.00%) CRM
10 4 (5.00%) Data Modelling
10 4 (5.00%) OOD
10 4 (5.00%) Process Improvement
10 4 (5.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 55 (68.75%) C#
2 35 (43.75%) SQL
3 29 (36.25%) VB6
4 22 (27.50%) VB.NET
5 17 (21.25%) VBA
6 13 (16.25%) PL/SQL
7 10 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 5 (6.25%) Shell Script
9 4 (5.00%) T-SQL
10 3 (3.75%) Java
10 3 (3.75%) Python
10 3 (3.75%) VBScript
11 2 (2.50%) C
11 2 (2.50%) C++
11 2 (2.50%) Perl
11 2 (2.50%) PHP
11 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.25%) X++
Qualifications
1 17 (21.25%) Degree
2 7 (8.75%) SC Cleared
2 7 (8.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.25%) Data Quality
2 4 (5.00%) SLA
3 1 (1.25%) HL7
3 1 (1.25%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.50%) Sendmail
1 2 (2.50%) Snort
1 2 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) MAILsweeper
1 2 (2.50%) MIMEsweeper
1 2 (2.50%) Nagios
1 2 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (2.50%) Proventia
1 2 (2.50%) ZENworks
2 1 (1.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (30.00%) Oracle
2 22 (27.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.25%) Dell
4 2 (2.50%) Blue Coat
4 2 (2.50%) BT
4 2 (2.50%) Cisco
4 2 (2.50%) Forcepoint
4 2 (2.50%) Intel Security
4 2 (2.50%) Juniper
4 2 (2.50%) Kaspersky
4 2 (2.50%) NetApp
4 2 (2.50%) Sun
4 2 (2.50%) Symantec
4 2 (2.50%) Tableau
4 2 (2.50%) Tripwire
4 2 (2.50%) VMware
5 1 (1.25%) Cognos
5 1 (1.25%) SAP
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