Period
to 22 August 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 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 146 175 150
Rank change year-on-year +29 -25 +37
Permanent jobs citing VB 30 43 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.97% 0.96% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.80% 1.73% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 30 35 66
Leeds median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £26,000 £20,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £47,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +11.11% +10.77%

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 1,667 2,484 2,704
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 53.70% 55.71% 54.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1,492 2,131 2,362
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,750 £61,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +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 22 August 2019.

Salary histogram for VB in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 19 (63.33%) SQL
2 18 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
4 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
5 12 (40.00%) .NET
5 12 (40.00%) C#
6 10 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (30.00%) C++
8 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
8 8 (26.67%) Azure
9 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (23.33%) VBA
9 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Office
9 7 (23.33%) Visual Studio
10 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
10 6 (20.00%) MVC
10 6 (20.00%) Workflow
10 6 (20.00%) Finance
10 6 (20.00%) Analytical Thinking
11 5 (16.67%) VB6
11 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (16.67%) VB.NET
11 5 (16.67%) HTML
11 5 (16.67%) Java
12 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
12 4 (13.33%) IIS
12 4 (13.33%) MCP
12 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework

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 4 (13.33%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (26.67%) Azure
2 2 (6.67%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (23.33%) Visual Studio
3 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Billing
2 1 (3.33%) Law
2 1 (3.33%) Local Government
2 1 (3.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Analyst
2 11 (36.67%) Developer
3 8 (26.67%) .NET Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Data Analyst
5 6 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 6 (20.00%) Software Developer
6 5 (16.67%) Development Analyst
6 5 (16.67%) Development Support Analyst
6 5 (16.67%) Support Analyst
7 4 (13.33%) Applications Support
7 4 (13.33%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (13.33%) IT Analyst
7 4 (13.33%) IT Support
7 4 (13.33%) IT Support Analyst
8 3 (10.00%) Business Analyst
8 3 (10.00%) Data Business Analyst
8 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
9 2 (6.67%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) .NET
2 5 (16.67%) HTML
3 4 (13.33%) .NET Core
3 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
3 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
3 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (13.33%) jQuery
3 4 (13.33%) LINQ
3 4 (13.33%) React
4 3 (10.00%) CSS
4 3 (10.00%) Spring
5 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.33%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (6.67%) User Experience
4 1 (3.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 6 (20.00%) MVC
2 6 (20.00%) Workflow
3 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (13.33%) DevOps
4 3 (10.00%) Analytics
4 3 (10.00%) OO
4 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Automation
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL
5 2 (6.67%) Process Improvement
5 2 (6.67%) Runbook
5 2 (6.67%) SOA
6 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.33%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) SQL
2 18 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 12 (40.00%) C#
4 9 (30.00%) C++
5 7 (23.33%) VBA
6 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 5 (16.67%) Java
7 5 (16.67%) VB.NET
7 5 (16.67%) VB6
8 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 4 (13.33%) MCP
3 1 (3.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) SCOM
1 2 (6.67%) SCOrch
1 2 (6.67%) WMI
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) HP
2 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (3.33%) Xerox