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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 135 123
Rank change year-on-year -6 -12  
Permanent jobs citing VB 45 66 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.28% 1.70% 1.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.41% 3.35% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 39 64 80
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -14.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £29,194
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £43,600 £51,575
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1864 1969 2405
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 53.08% 50.58% 52.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3502 3770 4487
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 28 June 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 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
Leeds +2 31 £35,000 +6.06% 8
Bradford -8 6 £30,000 -1.63%
Wakefield +12 2 £24,000 -37.25% 1
Castleford -1 2 £40,250 +23.84%
Wetherby - 2 £25,000 -
Batley - 1 £24,000 -
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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 65 (65.66%) SQL
2 63 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 57 (57.58%) .NET
4 51 (51.52%) C#
5 35 (35.35%) Business Intelligence
5 35 (35.35%) Analytical Skills
6 32 (32.32%) Oracle
7 31 (31.31%) Microsoft
8 29 (29.29%) Finance
9 28 (28.28%) Data Warehouse
10 27 (27.27%) VBA
10 27 (27.27%) Degree
11 25 (25.25%) Data Quality
12 24 (24.24%) PL/SQL
12 24 (24.24%) VB6
13 22 (22.22%) VB.NET
14 21 (21.21%) Windows
14 21 (21.21%) MS Access
15 19 (19.19%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (19.19%) Mathematics
15 19 (19.19%) OpenUP
16 15 (15.15%) ASP.NET
17 14 (14.14%) T-SQL
17 14 (14.14%) BusinessObjects
18 12 (12.12%) SharePoint
18 12 (12.12%) ITIL
19 11 (11.11%) MVC
19 11 (11.11%) IIS
20 10 (10.10%) Java
20 10 (10.10%) Visual Studio

VB
Co-occurring 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 12 (12.12%) SharePoint
2 11 (11.11%) IIS
3 6 (6.06%) CMS
4 2 (2.02%) Apache
4 2 (2.02%) Drupal
4 2 (2.02%) WordPress
5 1 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 9 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.03%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 28 (28.28%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (21.21%) MS Access
4 14 (14.14%) BusinessObjects
5 10 (10.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (10.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (8.08%) MySQL
7 7 (7.07%) Snowflake Schema
7 7 (7.07%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (6.06%) Data Mining
9 5 (5.05%) BusinessObjects XI
9 5 (5.05%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (5.05%) RDBMS
9 5 (5.05%) Relational Database
10 4 (4.04%) GIS
10 4 (4.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (3.03%) Power BI
11 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (10.10%) Visual Studio
2 7 (7.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.05%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (4.04%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.04%) PowerBuilder
5 3 (3.03%) JIRA
6 2 (2.02%) Mercurial
6 2 (2.02%) Ranorex
6 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (2.02%) Subversion
7 1 (1.01%) MorphX
7 1 (1.01%) MSTest
7 1 (1.01%) NUnit
General
1 29 (29.29%) Finance
2 6 (6.06%) Marketing
3 4 (4.04%) Back Office
4 2 (2.02%) Retail
5 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (39.39%) Analyst
2 37 (37.37%) Developer
3 19 (19.19%) .NET Developer
4 12 (12.12%) Data Analyst
4 12 (12.12%) SQL Analyst
5 11 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 11 (11.11%) Business Data Analyst
5 11 (11.11%) SQL Data Analyst
6 10 (10.10%) Software Developer
6 10 (10.10%) Support Analyst
7 9 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (8.08%) Business Analyst
8 8 (8.08%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (8.08%) C# Developer
8 8 (8.08%) Data Business Analyst
8 8 (8.08%) Pricing Analyst
8 8 (8.08%) VB Developer
9 7 (7.07%) Applications Support
9 7 (7.07%) Senior Developer
9 7 (7.07%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (57.58%) .NET
2 15 (15.15%) ASP.NET
3 6 (6.06%) XML
4 5 (5.05%) WinForms
5 4 (4.04%) CSS
5 4 (4.04%) HTML
5 4 (4.04%) WCF
6 3 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (3.03%) Middleware
6 3 (3.03%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (3.03%) Web Services
7 2 (2.02%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.02%) Ajax
7 2 (2.02%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (2.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (2.02%) LAMP
7 2 (2.02%) REST
7 2 (2.02%) SOAP
7 2 (2.02%) WPF
7 2 (2.02%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (35.35%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.07%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.04%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.03%) User Experience
5 2 (2.02%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.02%) Replication
6 1 (1.01%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.21%) Windows
2 7 (7.07%) Linux
3 6 (6.06%) Windows Server
4 5 (5.05%) Unix
5 2 (2.02%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (35.35%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (19.19%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (19.19%) Mathematics
2 19 (19.19%) OpenUP
3 12 (12.12%) ITIL
4 11 (11.11%) MVC
5 10 (10.10%) ETL
5 10 (10.10%) Kimball Methodology
6 9 (9.09%) Data Modelling
7 8 (8.08%) Project Management
7 8 (8.08%) Statistics
8 7 (7.07%) ERP
9 6 (6.06%) Analytics
9 6 (6.06%) Customer Segmentation
9 6 (6.06%) Data Analysis
9 6 (6.06%) Data Analytics
9 6 (6.06%) Predictive Modelling
9 6 (6.06%) Software Deployment
9 6 (6.06%) Statistical Modelling
9 6 (6.06%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 65 (65.66%) SQL
2 51 (51.52%) C#
3 27 (27.27%) VBA
4 24 (24.24%) PL/SQL
4 24 (24.24%) VB6
5 22 (22.22%) VB.NET
6 14 (14.14%) T-SQL
7 10 (10.10%) Java
8 7 (7.07%) JavaScript
9 6 (6.06%) VBScript
10 5 (5.05%) Shell Script
11 3 (3.03%) PHP
12 2 (2.02%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 1 (1.01%) C++
13 1 (1.01%) X++
Qualifications
1 27 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (25.25%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.04%) SLA
3 1 (1.01%) PMO
3 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (6.06%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 32 (32.32%) Oracle
2 31 (31.31%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.06%) Dell
4 3 (3.03%) Google
5 2 (2.02%) Tableau
5 2 (2.02%) Telerik
6 1 (1.01%) SAP
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago