Period
to 20 January 2020

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 20 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
6 months to
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 158 160 166
Rank change year-on-year +2 +6 +6
Permanent jobs citing VB 7 23 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.24% 0.69% 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.48% 1.32% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 42
Leeds median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -3.03% +5.77%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £32,000 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year -28.89% +9.09% +10.00%

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 1,464 1,738 2,426
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 49.56% 52.30% 51.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,297 1,479 2,164
Leeds median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +2.41%

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 20 January 2020.

Salary histogram for VB in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 January 2020, 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 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Legal
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) LINQ
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) Azure
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (28.57%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) React
4 2 (28.57%) Case Management
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Core
4 2 (28.57%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (14.29%) Public Sector
5 1 (14.29%) Commercial Awareness

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 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Billing
2 1 (14.29%) Law
2 1 (14.29%) Local Government
2 1 (14.29%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Case Management Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Development Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Development Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Core
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) LINQ
2 2 (28.57%) React
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (14.29%) CMDB
2 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Case Management
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Process Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 1 (14.29%) Client Onboarding
3 1 (14.29%) Commercial Awareness
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Xerox