Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 96 102
Rank change year-on-year +14 +6 -36
Permanent jobs citing VB 7 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.64% 1.01% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.22% 1.99% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 16
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +35.71% -
10th Percentile £35,125 £39,375 £30,625
90th Percentile £52,500 £51,250 £43,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £38,750 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +10.71% -7.89% +8.57%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 575 705 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 52.46% 50.87% 52.76%
Number of salaries quoted 487 602 773
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,125 £53,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +9.59%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing VB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

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
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +4 6 £37,500 -21.05%
Barnsley - 1 £35,000 - 1
VB
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) LINC
2 5 (71.43%) PROIV
2 5 (71.43%) CA Gen
2 5 (71.43%) SDLC
2 5 (71.43%) C
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Tandem
2 5 (71.43%) xBase
2 5 (71.43%) Clipper
2 5 (71.43%) DataFlex
2 5 (71.43%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) COBOL
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) PL/SQL
2 5 (71.43%) RPG
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) RAD
2 5 (71.43%) Informix
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (71.43%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 5 (71.43%) Tcl
2 5 (71.43%) PowerBuilder
2 5 (71.43%) Uniface
2 5 (71.43%) OpenROAD
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration

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 5 (71.43%) OpenROAD
2 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Informix
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) CA Gen
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (71.43%) PowerBuilder
1 5 (71.43%) PROIV
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Software Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Software Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Uniface Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Lead Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Lead Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Team Leader
3 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (14.29%) Software Development Team Leader
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Tandem
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) RAD
2 5 (71.43%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) C
2 5 (71.43%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) Clipper
2 5 (71.43%) COBOL
2 5 (71.43%) DataFlex
2 5 (71.43%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) LINC
2 5 (71.43%) PL/SQL
2 5 (71.43%) RPG
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Tcl
2 5 (71.43%) Uniface
2 5 (71.43%) xBase
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
3 1 (14.29%) VB6
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle