Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 151 186
Rank change year-on-year -3 +35 -4
Permanent jobs citing VB 42 68 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.08% 1.39% 0.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.98% 2.73% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 34 60 60
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -3.45%
10th Percentile £23,500 £27,400 £27,375
90th Percentile £52,750 £60,000 £51,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +3.13% +14.29% -7.89%

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 2,123 2,493 2,910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 54.46% 50.94% 54.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,772 2,191 2,561
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £29,500 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,298 £60,000 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +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 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for VB in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 27 (64.29%) SQL
2 26 (61.90%) .NET
3 25 (59.52%) C#
4 23 (54.76%) VB.NET
5 20 (47.62%) VB6
6 17 (40.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (40.48%) VBA
6 17 (40.48%) SQL Server
7 14 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (30.95%) Degree
8 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (30.95%) Oracle
9 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Excel
9 11 (26.19%) Scrum
9 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (26.19%) Power BI
10 10 (23.81%) Tableau
10 10 (23.81%) QlikView
10 10 (23.81%) HTML
11 9 (21.43%) Java
11 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
11 9 (21.43%) CSS
11 9 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (19.05%) Software Testing
12 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET
13 7 (16.67%) Informatica
13 7 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (16.67%) Cognos

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 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (40.48%) SQL Server
1 17 (40.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 14 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (26.19%) Power BI
4 10 (23.81%) QlikView
5 3 (7.14%) MS Access
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (4.76%) Big Data
6 2 (4.76%) DTS
6 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) SonarQube
1 7 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (2.38%) Appium
2 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.38%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.38%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (2.38%) Selenium
2 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (14.29%) Legal
2 4 (9.52%) Law
3 3 (7.14%) Finance
4 2 (4.76%) Games
5 1 (2.38%) Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Billing
5 1 (2.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 25 (59.52%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) .NET Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Senior Developer
2 8 (19.05%) VB.NET Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 6 (14.29%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 6 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Junior
5 4 (9.52%) Programmer
5 4 (9.52%) SSIS Developer
5 4 (9.52%) VB Developer
5 4 (9.52%) VB6 Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Excel Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Excel Developer
6 3 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) SSRS Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (61.90%) .NET
2 10 (23.81%) HTML
3 9 (21.43%) CSS
4 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET
5 7 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 5 (11.90%) XML
7 4 (9.52%) Web Services
8 3 (7.14%) SOAP
8 3 (7.14%) XML Schema
9 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (2.38%) J2EE
9 1 (2.38%) Spring
9 1 (2.38%) Struts
9 1 (2.38%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) User Experience
2 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.38%) NHS
5 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Windows
2 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (26.19%) Scrum
4 9 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (19.05%) Software Testing
6 7 (16.67%) Analytics
6 7 (16.67%) Business Analytics
6 7 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (16.67%) Data Science
6 7 (16.67%) DevOps
6 7 (16.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 7 (16.67%) TDD
7 6 (14.29%) Data Analysis
8 5 (11.90%) ETL
8 5 (11.90%) Project Management
8 5 (11.90%) Workflow
9 4 (9.52%) Coaching
9 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
10 3 (7.14%) Analytical Thinking
10 3 (7.14%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 27 (64.29%) SQL
2 25 (59.52%) C#
3 23 (54.76%) VB.NET
4 20 (47.62%) VB6
5 17 (40.48%) VBA
6 9 (21.43%) Java
6 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 7 (16.67%) PHP
8 6 (14.29%) PL/SQL
9 2 (4.76%) C
10 1 (2.38%) COBOL
10 1 (2.38%) Python
10 1 (2.38%) Ruby
10 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) Degree
2 4 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) GDPR
1 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) HP ALM
1 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Oracle
2 10 (23.81%) Tableau
3 7 (16.67%) Cognos
3 7 (16.67%) Informatica
3 7 (16.67%) MuleSoft
3 7 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.14%) Perforce
5 2 (4.76%) Avaya
6 1 (2.38%) HP
6 1 (2.38%) Xerox