Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 188 170
Rank change year-on-year +40 -18 -21
Permanent jobs citing VB 71 48 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.43% 0.88% 1.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.81% 1.63% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 63 64 67
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,175 £23,900
90th Percentile £60,000 £51,250 £59,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +12.68%

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 2528 2953 3752
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 50.84% 54.10% 54.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2224 2596 3049
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £40,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.80% -5.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VB in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 49 (69.01%) .NET
2 42 (59.15%) C#
3 41 (57.75%) SQL Server
4 32 (45.07%) SQL
5 31 (43.66%) Microsoft
6 25 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (32.39%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (32.39%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (26.76%) T-SQL
9 18 (25.35%) VB6
10 16 (22.54%) Oracle
11 15 (21.13%) Microsoft Excel
11 15 (21.13%) BusinessObjects
12 14 (19.72%) SQL Server 2005
12 14 (19.72%) WCF
12 14 (19.72%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (18.31%) Software Engineering
13 13 (18.31%) OO
14 12 (16.90%) Data Modelling
14 12 (16.90%) MySQL
14 12 (16.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (16.90%) Analytics
15 10 (14.08%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (14.08%) Finance
16 9 (12.68%) MSMQ
16 9 (12.68%) SOA
16 9 (12.68%) Data Mining
16 9 (12.68%) DSDM
16 9 (12.68%) VBA
16 9 (12.68%) IIS

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 9 (12.68%) IIS
1 9 (12.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (5.63%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.41%) CMS
4 1 (1.41%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (21.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (57.75%) SQL Server
2 15 (21.13%) BusinessObjects
3 14 (19.72%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (19.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (16.90%) MySQL
4 12 (16.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (14.08%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (12.68%) Data Mining
7 6 (8.45%) RDBMS
7 6 (8.45%) Relational Database
7 6 (8.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (7.04%) MS Access
9 3 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (4.23%) Power BI
9 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (2.82%) BusinessObjects XI
11 1 (1.41%) Informix
Development Applications
1 9 (12.68%) MSTest
1 9 (12.68%) NUnit
2 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.41%) JIRA
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle APEX
General
1 10 (14.08%) Finance
2 9 (12.68%) Marketing
3 4 (5.63%) Retail Banking
4 3 (4.23%) Legal
5 1 (1.41%) Law
5 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (30.99%) Developer
2 15 (21.13%) Analyst
3 9 (12.68%) .NET Developer
3 9 (12.68%) Principal Engineer
4 8 (11.27%) Data Analyst
4 8 (11.27%) Senior Developer
5 7 (9.86%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 7 (9.86%) Development Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (8.45%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (7.04%) .NET Architect
7 5 (7.04%) Architect
7 5 (7.04%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) SQL Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) SQL Data Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Business Data Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) DBA
9 3 (4.23%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (69.01%) .NET
2 14 (19.72%) WCF
3 9 (12.68%) MSMQ
4 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET
4 6 (8.45%) Middleware
5 5 (7.04%) .NET Framework
5 5 (7.04%) WF
6 2 (2.82%) .NET Core
6 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (32.39%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.23%) Replication
3 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.41%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.86%) Windows
2 5 (7.04%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.82%) Linux
3 2 (2.82%) Unix
4 1 (1.41%) Android
4 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (32.39%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (18.31%) OO
3 13 (18.31%) Software Engineering
4 12 (16.90%) Analytics
4 12 (16.90%) Data Modelling
5 9 (12.68%) Data Analytics
5 9 (12.68%) DSDM
5 9 (12.68%) Line Management
5 9 (12.68%) Predictive Modelling
5 9 (12.68%) SOA
5 9 (12.68%) Statistical Modelling
6 6 (8.45%) Data Cleansing
6 6 (8.45%) Software Deployment
7 5 (7.04%) Mathematics
7 5 (7.04%) OpenUP
7 5 (7.04%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.63%) ETL
8 4 (5.63%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 42 (59.15%) C#
2 32 (45.07%) SQL
3 19 (26.76%) T-SQL
4 18 (25.35%) VB6
5 9 (12.68%) VBA
6 7 (9.86%) VB.NET
7 6 (8.45%) Java
7 6 (8.45%) PL/SQL
8 4 (5.63%) VBScript
9 3 (4.23%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 3 (4.23%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.82%) Python
11 1 (1.41%) C++
11 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (9.86%) Degree
2 6 (8.45%) SC Cleared
2 6 (8.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.41%) GDPR
2 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 31 (43.66%) Microsoft
2 16 (22.54%) Oracle
3 2 (2.82%) Capita