The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 131 135 100
Rank change year-on-year +4 -35  
Permanent jobs citing VB 53 67 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.47% 1.52% 2.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.80% 2.91% 5.27%
Number of salaries quoted 40 55 92
Median salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.42% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year - +5.63%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1890 2306 2297
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 52.43% 52.31% 45.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1682 1933 1919
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West 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 West Yorkshire

VB
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for VB in West Yorkshire

VB
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VB in West Yorkshire

VB
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Leeds +7 41 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Bradford -2 6 £32,000 -1.53% 1
Wetherby - 4 £27,500 -
Wakefield +3 1 £22,500 -35.71% 2
VB
Yorkshire

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 79 (72.48%) .NET
2 71 (65.14%) C#
3 58 (53.21%) SQL
4 56 (51.38%) SQL Server
5 39 (35.78%) VB6
6 36 (33.03%) Microsoft
7 31 (28.44%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (27.52%) ASP.NET
9 29 (26.61%) MS Excel
10 28 (25.69%) Oracle
10 28 (25.69%) Finance
11 27 (24.77%) VB.NET
12 26 (23.85%) Windows
13 25 (22.94%) JavaScript
14 23 (21.10%) MVC
14 23 (21.10%) Analytical Skills
15 22 (20.18%) Scrum
16 21 (19.27%) Data Warehouse
17 19 (17.43%) T-SQL
18 18 (16.51%) HTML
18 18 (16.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 17 (15.60%) Degree
19 17 (15.60%) Business Intelligence
20 16 (14.68%) VBA
21 15 (13.76%) IIS
22 13 (11.93%) Data Quality
22 13 (11.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 13 (11.93%) CSS
22 13 (11.93%) PL/SQL
23 12 (11.01%) Visual Studio

VB
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 15 (13.76%) IIS
2 8 (7.34%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.67%) CMS
4 3 (2.75%) Apache
5 2 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.92%) Drupal
6 1 (0.92%) SAS
6 1 (0.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 29 (26.61%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.59%) MS Office
3 1 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.92%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.83%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (1.83%) DNS
1 2 (1.83%) Firewall
1 2 (1.83%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (1.83%) LDAP
1 2 (1.83%) SSL
1 2 (1.83%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.83%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (51.38%) SQL Server
2 21 (19.27%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (16.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (11.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (10.09%) MS Access
6 7 (6.42%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (6.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (5.50%) Oracle Database
7 6 (5.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (3.67%) Snowflake Schema
9 3 (2.75%) BusinessObjects XI
9 3 (2.75%) Data Mining
9 3 (2.75%) GIS
9 3 (2.75%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.83%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.83%) QlikView
10 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.92%) Cognos Report Studio
11 1 (0.92%) PowerPivot
11 1 (0.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (11.01%) Team Foundation Server
1 12 (11.01%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.67%) JIRA
2 4 (3.67%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 3 (2.75%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.75%) MorphX
3 3 (2.75%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (2.75%) PowerBuilder
4 2 (1.83%) Mercurial
4 2 (1.83%) Ranorex
4 2 (1.83%) Subversion
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 28 (25.69%) Finance
2 4 (3.67%) Back Office
3 3 (2.75%) Law
3 3 (2.75%) Legal
3 3 (2.75%) Marketing
4 2 (1.83%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.92%) Retail
5 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (56.88%) Developer
2 27 (24.77%) Analyst
3 26 (23.85%) C# Developer
4 25 (22.94%) .NET Developer
5 17 (15.60%) VB Developer
6 16 (14.68%) SQL Analyst
7 14 (12.84%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (12.84%) VB6 Developer
8 12 (11.01%) Software Developer
9 11 (10.09%) Data Analyst
10 10 (9.17%) Applications Support
10 10 (9.17%) Business Data Analyst
10 10 (9.17%) SQL Data Analyst
10 10 (9.17%) Support Analyst
11 9 (8.26%) 3rd Line Support
11 9 (8.26%) Senior Developer
12 8 (7.34%) VB.NET Developer
13 7 (6.42%) .NET Development Manager
13 7 (6.42%) Agile Development Manager
13 7 (6.42%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (72.48%) .NET
2 30 (27.52%) ASP.NET
3 18 (16.51%) HTML
4 13 (11.93%) CSS
5 11 (10.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (10.09%) Web Services
6 10 (9.17%) WinForms
7 9 (8.26%) XML
8 8 (7.34%) Ajax
9 7 (6.42%) .NET Framework
10 6 (5.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 6 (5.50%) Middleware
10 6 (5.50%) WPF
11 5 (4.59%) LLBLGen Pro
12 4 (3.67%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (2.75%) jQuery
13 3 (2.75%) Oracle Fusion
13 3 (2.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 2 (1.83%) AngularJS
14 2 (1.83%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.10%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.59%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.67%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.75%) User Experience
5 2 (1.83%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.83%) Fintech
6 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.92%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 26 (23.85%) Windows
2 6 (5.50%) Linux
3 5 (4.59%) Unix
4 2 (1.83%) Solaris
4 2 (1.83%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (28.44%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (21.10%) MVC
3 22 (20.18%) Scrum
4 17 (15.60%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (10.09%) ETL
6 10 (9.17%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (9.17%) Mathematics
6 10 (9.17%) OpenUP
7 9 (8.26%) Case Management
7 9 (8.26%) ERP
8 8 (7.34%) ITIL
8 8 (7.34%) Kanban
8 8 (7.34%) OO
8 8 (7.34%) TDD
9 7 (6.42%) Functional Testing
9 7 (6.42%) IT Strategy
9 7 (6.42%) Project Management
9 7 (6.42%) Unit Testing
10 6 (5.50%) Scorecard
11 5 (4.59%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 71 (65.14%) C#
2 58 (53.21%) SQL
3 39 (35.78%) VB6
4 27 (24.77%) VB.NET
5 25 (22.94%) JavaScript
6 19 (17.43%) T-SQL
7 16 (14.68%) VBA
8 13 (11.93%) PL/SQL
9 6 (5.50%) Java
10 5 (4.59%) Shell Script
11 4 (3.67%) VBScript
12 3 (2.75%) PHP
12 3 (2.75%) Python
12 3 (2.75%) X++
13 2 (1.83%) C
13 2 (1.83%) C++
13 2 (1.83%) Perl
13 2 (1.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (15.60%) Degree
2 7 (6.42%) SC Cleared
2 7 (6.42%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.93%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.75%) PMO
2 3 (2.75%) SLA
3 1 (0.92%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (1.83%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.83%) Sendmail
1 2 (1.83%) Snort
1 2 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) MAILsweeper
1 2 (1.83%) MIMEsweeper
1 2 (1.83%) Nagios
1 2 (1.83%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (1.83%) Proventia
1 2 (1.83%) ZENworks
2 1 (0.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (33.03%) Microsoft
2 28 (25.69%) Oracle
3 4 (3.67%) Dell
4 2 (1.83%) Avaya
4 2 (1.83%) Blue Coat
4 2 (1.83%) BT
4 2 (1.83%) Cisco
4 2 (1.83%) Cognos
4 2 (1.83%) Forcepoint
4 2 (1.83%) Genesys
4 2 (1.83%) Intel Security
4 2 (1.83%) Juniper
4 2 (1.83%) Kaspersky
4 2 (1.83%) NetApp
4 2 (1.83%) Sun
4 2 (1.83%) Symantec
4 2 (1.83%) Tableau
4 2 (1.83%) Tripwire
4 2 (1.83%) VMware
5 1 (0.92%) Telerik
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Leidos
Posted: 23 days ago