The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 70 78
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield - 0.47% 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.88% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Median salary - £30,000 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -0.82%  
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 Sheffield with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 291 339 432
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 61.13% 53.55% 55.89%
Number of salaries quoted 245 311 372
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 Sheffield

VB
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB in Sheffield.

Salary trend for VB in Sheffield

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 Sheffield region with a requirement for VB.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Law
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Case Management

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 2 (100.00%) Law
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Legal Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Case Management
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft