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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 172 143 142
Rank change year-on-year -29 -1  
Permanent jobs citing VB 62 99 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.16% 1.74% 1.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.04% 3.36% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 50 95 118
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 £24,900 £30,000 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £40,900 £45,000
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3035 2944 3652
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 56.73% 51.86% 53.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2621 2524 3145
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 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
West Yorkshire -8 44 £35,000 +7.69% 13
North Yorkshire +8 9 £35,000 +7.69% 1
South Yorkshire -17 4 £37,500 +25.00% 3
East Yorkshire -23 3 £35,000 -
VB
England

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

1 77 (58.78%) SQL
1 77 (58.78%) SQL Server
2 72 (54.96%) .NET
2 72 (54.96%) C#
3 46 (35.11%) Microsoft
4 36 (27.48%) Business Intelligence
4 36 (27.48%) Oracle
5 35 (26.72%) Finance
5 35 (26.72%) Analytical Skills
6 34 (25.95%) VBA
7 33 (25.19%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (23.66%) VB6
9 30 (22.90%) Windows
10 28 (21.37%) Data Warehouse
10 28 (21.37%) VB.NET
11 27 (20.61%) PL/SQL
11 27 (20.61%) Degree
12 26 (19.85%) MS Access
13 25 (19.08%) Data Quality
14 20 (15.27%) VBScript
14 20 (15.27%) ASP.NET
14 20 (15.27%) Mathematics
15 19 (14.50%) Java
15 19 (14.50%) OpenUP
15 19 (14.50%) Test Automation
16 18 (13.74%) JavaScript
17 14 (10.69%) T-SQL
17 14 (10.69%) BusinessObjects
18 13 (9.92%) SDLC
18 13 (9.92%) Microsoft Excel

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 12 (9.16%) SharePoint
2 11 (8.40%) IIS
3 6 (4.58%) CMS
4 4 (3.05%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.29%) OpenROAD
6 2 (1.53%) Apache
6 2 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.53%) Drupal
6 2 (1.53%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.53%) WordPress
7 1 (0.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (9.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (5.34%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (3.05%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.53%) BASE24
1 2 (1.53%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (58.78%) SQL Server
2 28 (21.37%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (19.85%) MS Access
4 14 (10.69%) BusinessObjects
5 12 (9.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (9.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (5.34%) MySQL
6 7 (5.34%) Snowflake Schema
6 7 (5.34%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (4.58%) Data Mining
8 5 (3.82%) BusinessObjects XI
8 5 (3.82%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (3.82%) RDBMS
8 5 (3.82%) Relational Database
8 5 (3.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (3.05%) GIS
9 4 (3.05%) Hadoop
10 3 (2.29%) Informix
10 3 (2.29%) Power BI
10 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (9.16%) Visual Studio
2 9 (6.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (6.11%) SpecFlow
3 8 (6.11%) TestComplete
4 7 (5.34%) JIRA
4 7 (5.34%) JMeter
4 7 (5.34%) PowerBuilder
5 5 (3.82%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.82%) HP UFT
5 5 (3.82%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (2.29%) CA Gen
6 3 (2.29%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (2.29%) PROIV
6 3 (2.29%) YouTrack
7 2 (1.53%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.53%) Ranorex
7 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.53%) Subversion
8 1 (0.76%) MorphX
8 1 (0.76%) Selenium
General
1 35 (26.72%) Finance
2 6 (4.58%) Marketing
3 4 (3.05%) Back Office
4 2 (1.53%) Legal
4 2 (1.53%) Retail
5 1 (0.76%) Banking
5 1 (0.76%) Law
5 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 52 (39.69%) Developer
2 45 (34.35%) Analyst
3 26 (19.85%) .NET Developer
4 14 (10.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 14 (10.69%) C# Developer
4 14 (10.69%) Software Developer
5 12 (9.16%) 3rd Line Support
5 12 (9.16%) Data Analyst
5 12 (9.16%) Senior Developer
5 12 (9.16%) SQL Analyst
5 12 (9.16%) VB Developer
6 11 (8.40%) Business Data Analyst
6 11 (8.40%) SQL Data Analyst
7 10 (7.63%) Support Analyst
8 9 (6.87%) Senior Analyst
8 9 (6.87%) VB6 Developer
9 8 (6.11%) Business Analyst
9 8 (6.11%) Data Business Analyst
9 8 (6.11%) Pricing Analyst
10 7 (5.34%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (54.96%) .NET
2 20 (15.27%) ASP.NET
3 11 (8.40%) Web Services
4 10 (7.63%) HTML
5 9 (6.87%) CSS
6 8 (6.11%) WinForms
7 7 (5.34%) Gherkin
7 7 (5.34%) XML
8 6 (4.58%) AngularJS
9 5 (3.82%) WPF
10 4 (3.05%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (3.05%) J2EE
10 4 (3.05%) Middleware
10 4 (3.05%) Node.js
10 4 (3.05%) SOAP
10 4 (3.05%) WCF
11 3 (2.29%) .NET Framework
11 3 (2.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (2.29%) Oracle Fusion
11 3 (2.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 35 (26.72%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.11%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.05%) iPad
3 4 (3.05%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.05%) Robotics
3 4 (3.05%) User Experience
4 3 (2.29%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.29%) Tandem
5 2 (1.53%) Replication
6 1 (0.76%) Fintech
6 1 (0.76%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.76%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 30 (22.90%) Windows
2 7 (5.34%) Linux
2 7 (5.34%) Unix
2 7 (5.34%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.76%) Android
5 1 (0.76%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.76%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (27.48%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (25.19%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (15.27%) Mathematics
4 19 (14.50%) OpenUP
4 19 (14.50%) Test Automation
5 13 (9.92%) SDLC
6 12 (9.16%) ITIL
7 11 (8.40%) MVC
7 11 (8.40%) Project Management
8 10 (7.63%) ETL
8 10 (7.63%) Kimball Methodology
8 10 (7.63%) Scrum
9 9 (6.87%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (6.87%) Data Modelling
9 9 (6.87%) Software Engineering
9 9 (6.87%) TDD
10 8 (6.11%) ERP
10 8 (6.11%) Statistics
10 8 (6.11%) Unit Testing
11 7 (5.34%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 77 (58.78%) SQL
2 72 (54.96%) C#
3 34 (25.95%) VBA
4 31 (23.66%) VB6
5 28 (21.37%) VB.NET
6 27 (20.61%) PL/SQL
7 20 (15.27%) VBScript
8 19 (14.50%) Java
9 18 (13.74%) JavaScript
10 14 (10.69%) T-SQL
11 11 (8.40%) C++
12 6 (4.58%) Shell Script
13 5 (3.82%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 5 (3.82%) Perl
14 4 (3.05%) Bash Shell
14 4 (3.05%) COBOL
14 4 (3.05%) PHP
14 4 (3.05%) Python
14 4 (3.05%) VC++
15 3 (2.29%) RPG
Qualifications
1 27 (20.61%) Degree
2 4 (3.05%) PMI Certification
2 4 (3.05%) PMP
3 3 (2.29%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) ISEB
4 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (19.08%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.05%) SLA
3 3 (2.29%) QA
4 1 (0.76%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (5.34%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (4.58%) ZENworks
2 1 (0.76%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (0.76%) Nagios
2 1 (0.76%) OpenView
2 1 (0.76%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 46 (35.11%) Microsoft
2 36 (27.48%) Oracle
3 6 (4.58%) Dell
3 6 (4.58%) HP
4 4 (3.05%) Blue Prism
4 4 (3.05%) Cognizant
5 3 (2.29%) Google
6 2 (1.53%) Progress
6 2 (1.53%) Tableau
6 2 (1.53%) Telerik
6 2 (1.53%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.76%) CA
7 1 (0.76%) Cisco
7 1 (0.76%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.76%) F5
7 1 (0.76%) Juniper
7 1 (0.76%) Riverbed
7 1 (0.76%) SAP
7 1 (0.76%) SolarWinds
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + holidays, pension
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago