Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 211 198 183
Rank change year-on-year -13 -15 -40
Permanent jobs citing VB 96 122 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.00% 1.13% 1.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.92% 2.22% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 81 122 144
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -5.41% -3.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,525 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £52,500 £50,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 5,012 5,499 6,667
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 52.08% 50.75% 52.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4,384 4,799 5,559
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 20 January 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 20 January 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 -8 73 £41,250 +10.00% 8
North Yorkshire +21 20 £40,000 -8.57% 2
South Yorkshire +6 2 £50,000 +5.26% 3
East Yorkshire -3 2 £31,250 -3.85% 3
VB
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 67 (69.79%) C#
1 67 (69.79%) .NET
2 53 (55.21%) SQL Server
3 36 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 36 (37.50%) SQL
4 35 (36.46%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (34.38%) Microsoft
6 28 (29.17%) MVC
7 27 (28.13%) VB.NET
8 25 (26.04%) VB6
9 18 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (17.71%) T-SQL
11 15 (15.63%) WCF
11 15 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (14.58%) RESTful
12 14 (14.58%) Microsoft Excel
12 14 (14.58%) BusinessObjects
12 14 (14.58%) TDD
13 13 (13.54%) .NET Framework
13 13 (13.54%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
14 12 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 12 (12.50%) BDD
14 12 (12.50%) Web Application Development
15 11 (11.46%) Analytics
16 10 (10.42%) JavaScript
17 9 (9.38%) Oracle
17 9 (9.38%) Software Engineering
17 9 (9.38%) Web Development

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 6 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (5.21%) IIS
2 5 (5.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.04%) CMS
4 1 (1.04%) Confluence
Applications
1 14 (14.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.08%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (55.21%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.58%) BusinessObjects
3 12 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
4 8 (8.33%) Data Mining
4 8 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (7.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (6.25%) NoSQL
7 5 (5.21%) MySQL
8 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.04%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.04%) Informix
10 1 (1.04%) MS Access
10 1 (1.04%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 9 (9.38%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.21%) MSTest
2 5 (5.21%) NUnit
2 5 (5.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.13%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.04%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.04%) JIRA
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (8.33%) Finance
1 8 (8.33%) Marketing
2 4 (4.17%) Legal
3 3 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.13%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.08%) Law
4 2 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 69 (71.88%) Developer
2 41 (42.71%) .NET Developer
3 14 (14.58%) C# .NET Developer
3 14 (14.58%) C# Developer
4 8 (8.33%) Applications Developer
4 8 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 7 (7.29%) Analyst
5 7 (7.29%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (5.21%) Principal Engineer
6 5 (5.21%) Software Developer
6 5 (5.21%) VB.NET Developer
7 4 (4.17%) .NET Architect
7 4 (4.17%) .NET Software Engineer
7 4 (4.17%) Architect
7 4 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (4.17%) Data Analyst
7 4 (4.17%) Software Engineer
7 4 (4.17%) SQL Developer
8 3 (3.13%) Systems Developer
8 3 (3.13%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (69.79%) .NET
2 36 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 15 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
3 15 (15.63%) WCF
4 14 (14.58%) RESTful
5 13 (13.54%) .NET Framework
5 13 (13.54%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 8 (8.33%) Entity Framework
8 7 (7.29%) AngularJS
8 7 (7.29%) WinForms
9 6 (6.25%) Code First Entity Framework
9 6 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (6.25%) Middleware
9 6 (6.25%) Node.js
9 6 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (5.21%) MSMQ
11 4 (4.17%) HTML
11 4 (4.17%) WF
12 3 (3.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.29%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (6.25%) Tandem
4 3 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.04%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.13%) Windows
2 1 (1.04%) Android
2 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.04%) Linux
2 1 (1.04%) Unix
2 1 (1.04%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (36.46%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (29.17%) MVC
3 18 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (14.58%) TDD
5 12 (12.50%) BDD
5 12 (12.50%) Web Application Development
6 11 (11.46%) Analytics
7 9 (9.38%) Software Engineering
7 9 (9.38%) Web Development
8 8 (8.33%) Data Analytics
8 8 (8.33%) Data Modelling
8 8 (8.33%) OO
8 8 (8.33%) Predictive Modelling
8 8 (8.33%) Statistical Modelling
9 6 (6.25%) Data Protection
10 5 (5.21%) DSDM
10 5 (5.21%) Line Management
10 5 (5.21%) SOA
11 4 (4.17%) Case Management
11 4 (4.17%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 67 (69.79%) C#
2 36 (37.50%) SQL
3 27 (28.13%) VB.NET
4 25 (26.04%) VB6
5 17 (17.71%) T-SQL
6 10 (10.42%) JavaScript
7 6 (6.25%) Ruby
8 4 (4.17%) VBScript
9 2 (2.08%) C
9 2 (2.08%) Java
9 2 (2.08%) Python
9 2 (2.08%) RPG
9 2 (2.08%) VBA
10 1 (1.04%) PHP
10 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (8.33%) Degree
2 6 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 6 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.08%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.04%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 33 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.38%) Oracle
3 5 (5.21%) Google
4 2 (2.08%) Capita
4 2 (2.08%) QAD
4 2 (2.08%) SAP
5 1 (1.04%) Cognos
5 1 (1.04%) Dell
5 1 (1.04%) HP