The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 57 71
Rank change year-on-year -14 +14  
Permanent jobs citing VB 5 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.71% 2.15% 1.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.19% 4.06% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 15
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -23.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -1.31%  

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 420 345 543
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 59.66% 53.08% 57.77%
Number of salaries quoted 367 298 479
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

VB
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for VB in South Yorkshire

VB
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -8 5 £37,500 +25.00% 1
VB
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 4 (80.00%) C
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) C++
1 4 (80.00%) COBOL
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (80.00%) RPG
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) RAD
1 4 (80.00%) Informix
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (80.00%) Tcl
1 4 (80.00%) PowerBuilder
1 4 (80.00%) Uniface
1 4 (80.00%) OpenROAD
1 4 (80.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Tandem
1 4 (80.00%) xBase
1 4 (80.00%) Clipper
1 4 (80.00%) LINC
1 4 (80.00%) DataFlex
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (80.00%) PROIV
1 4 (80.00%) CA Gen
1 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (80.00%) OpenROAD
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Informix
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) CA Gen
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (80.00%) PowerBuilder
1 4 (80.00%) PROIV
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Uniface Developer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Development Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Development Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) RAD
1 4 (80.00%) SDLC
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) C++
1 4 (80.00%) Clipper
1 4 (80.00%) COBOL
1 4 (80.00%) DataFlex
1 4 (80.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) LINC
1 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (80.00%) RPG
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Tcl
1 4 (80.00%) Uniface
1 4 (80.00%) xBase
2 1 (20.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Searchability
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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