Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 201 203 190
Rank change year-on-year +2 -13 -39
Permanent jobs citing VB 109 132 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.14% 1.23% 1.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.13% 2.22% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 90 104 165
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -12.00%
10th Percentile £22,375 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £50,250 £43,750 £43,750
England median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year +8.75% -1.84% +1.88%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5,127 5,944 6,136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 53.74% 55.59% 51.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4,448 5,183 5,202
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VB in Yorkshire

VB
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for VB in Yorkshire

VB
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for VB in Yorkshire

VB
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 July 2018. 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
West Yorkshire +11 88 £37,500 +5.63% 11
South Yorkshire +14 9 £40,000 +6.67% 5
North Yorkshire -9 5 £27,500 -31.25% 3
East Yorkshire +16 1 £27,500 -21.43% 1
VB
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 81 (74.31%) .NET
2 73 (66.97%) SQL
3 70 (64.22%) C#
4 68 (62.39%) SQL Server
5 52 (47.71%) VB.NET
6 32 (29.36%) T-SQL
7 31 (28.44%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (27.52%) Microsoft Excel
8 30 (27.52%) Microsoft
9 28 (25.69%) Windows
10 26 (23.85%) Problem-Solving
11 25 (22.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 24 (22.02%) ASP.NET
12 24 (22.02%) Finance
13 23 (21.10%) VB6
14 20 (18.35%) TDD
14 20 (18.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 20 (18.35%) SQL Server 2008
15 19 (17.43%) SQL Server 2016
16 18 (16.51%) Oracle
16 18 (16.51%) Business Intelligence
17 17 (15.60%) VBA
17 17 (15.60%) C
18 16 (14.68%) Analytical Skills
18 16 (14.68%) ERP
19 15 (13.76%) MVC
20 13 (11.93%) Scrum
20 13 (11.93%) Management Information System
20 13 (11.93%) Retail
21 12 (11.01%) Self-Motivation

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 7 (6.42%) IIS
2 4 (3.67%) OpenEdge
3 3 (2.75%) CMS
4 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (27.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (9.17%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.67%) Internet
2 3 (2.75%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.92%) AMQP
3 1 (0.92%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.92%) DHCP
3 1 (0.92%) DNS
3 1 (0.92%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (0.92%) GSM
3 1 (0.92%) HTTP
3 1 (0.92%) LAN
3 1 (0.92%) RFID
3 1 (0.92%) SAN
3 1 (0.92%) WAN
3 1 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.92%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (62.39%) SQL Server
2 25 (22.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (18.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (18.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (17.43%) SQL Server 2016
5 12 (11.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (8.26%) NoSQL
7 8 (7.34%) MS Access
7 8 (7.34%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (5.50%) Power BI
8 6 (5.50%) QlikView
9 5 (4.59%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (4.59%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (2.75%) MySQL
10 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database
10 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (2.75%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.83%) Big Data
11 2 (1.83%) DTS
11 2 (1.83%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 9 (8.26%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.34%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.59%) MSTest
3 5 (4.59%) NUnit
4 3 (2.75%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (1.83%) JIRA
5 2 (1.83%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.92%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.92%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.92%) NSubstitute
6 1 (0.92%) Selenium
6 1 (0.92%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.92%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (22.02%) Finance
2 13 (11.93%) Retail
3 8 (7.34%) Billing
3 8 (7.34%) Local Government
4 7 (6.42%) Advertising
5 6 (5.50%) Legal
6 5 (4.59%) Banking
6 5 (4.59%) Music Industry
7 4 (3.67%) Law
8 2 (1.83%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.83%) Marketing
9 1 (0.92%) Automotive
9 1 (0.92%) Back Office
9 1 (0.92%) Electronics
9 1 (0.92%) Games
9 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.92%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (54.13%) Developer
2 32 (29.36%) .NET Developer
3 20 (18.35%) Analyst
4 17 (15.60%) SQL Analyst
5 16 (14.68%) SQL Developer
6 14 (12.84%) C# Developer
7 13 (11.93%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (11.01%) Software Analyst
8 12 (11.01%) Software Support Analyst
8 12 (11.01%) Support Analyst
9 11 (10.09%) Applications Support
9 11 (10.09%) SQL Support Analyst
10 10 (9.17%) Applications Support Analyst
10 10 (9.17%) Technical Analyst
10 10 (9.17%) Technical Support
10 10 (9.17%) Technical Support Analyst
11 9 (8.26%) SSIS Developer
12 7 (6.42%) SQL Database Developer
12 7 (6.42%) T-SQL Developer
12 7 (6.42%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (74.31%) .NET
2 24 (22.02%) ASP.NET
3 10 (9.17%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (9.17%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (9.17%) RESTful
4 9 (8.26%) Node.js
5 8 (7.34%) WCF
5 8 (7.34%) WPF
6 7 (6.42%) .NET Framework
6 7 (6.42%) WinForms
7 6 (5.50%) HTML
8 5 (4.59%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 5 (4.59%) Code First Entity Framework
8 5 (4.59%) Entity Framework
8 5 (4.59%) Ninject
8 5 (4.59%) Spring.NET
8 5 (4.59%) Web Services
9 4 (3.67%) .NET Core
9 4 (3.67%) CSS
9 4 (3.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.68%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (11.93%) Management Information System
3 12 (11.01%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (10.09%) Replication
5 8 (7.34%) Computer Science
5 8 (7.34%) EPoS
6 5 (4.59%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.83%) Fintech
7 2 (1.83%) User Experience
8 1 (0.92%) Clustering
8 1 (0.92%) CMDB
8 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.92%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.92%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 28 (25.69%) Windows
2 6 (5.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.75%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.83%) Android
5 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.92%) Linux
5 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (28.44%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (23.85%) Problem-Solving
3 20 (18.35%) TDD
4 18 (16.51%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (14.68%) ERP
6 15 (13.76%) MVC
7 13 (11.93%) Scrum
8 12 (11.01%) B2B
8 12 (11.01%) Customer Requirements
9 10 (9.17%) BDD
9 10 (9.17%) ETL
10 9 (8.26%) ITIL
10 9 (8.26%) Web Application Development
11 8 (7.34%) Asset Management
11 8 (7.34%) Capacity Management
11 8 (7.34%) Configuration Management
11 8 (7.34%) Mathematics
11 8 (7.34%) Service Delivery
11 8 (7.34%) Trend Analysis
12 7 (6.42%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 73 (66.97%) SQL
2 70 (64.22%) C#
3 52 (47.71%) VB.NET
4 32 (29.36%) T-SQL
5 23 (21.10%) VB6
6 17 (15.60%) C
6 17 (15.60%) VBA
7 11 (10.09%) JavaScript
8 10 (9.17%) Java
8 10 (9.17%) PHP
9 9 (8.26%) Ruby
10 7 (6.42%) C++
11 5 (4.59%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.83%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 2 (1.83%) VBScript
13 1 (0.92%) COBOL
13 1 (0.92%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.92%) Perl
13 1 (0.92%) R
13 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (10.09%) Degree
2 6 (5.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.83%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.83%) GDPR
1 2 (1.83%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.92%) HL7
2 1 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.92%) Firmware
2 1 (0.92%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) ZENworks
2 1 (0.92%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 30 (27.52%) Microsoft
2 18 (16.51%) Oracle
3 8 (7.34%) Xerox
4 6 (5.50%) Tableau
5 3 (2.75%) Capita
5 3 (2.75%) Perforce
6 2 (1.83%) Automation Anywhere
6 2 (1.83%) Avaya
6 2 (1.83%) Blue Prism
6 2 (1.83%) Cognizant
6 2 (1.83%) Cognos
6 2 (1.83%) Informatica
6 2 (1.83%) MuleSoft
6 2 (1.83%) Sage
6 2 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.83%) UiPath
6 2 (1.83%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.92%) Cisco
7 1 (0.92%) Google
7 1 (0.92%) VMware