Period
to 27 January 2022

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 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 227 179 207
Rank change year-on-year -48 +28 +15
Permanent jobs citing VB 44 17 38
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.62% 0.44% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.30% 0.81% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 37 12 36
10th Percentile - £32,536 -
25th Percentile £32,500 £35,402 £23,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £38,500 £47,000 £31,933
Median % change year-on-year -18.09% +47.18% -20.17%
75th Percentile £47,500 £56,250 £44,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £57,375 £45,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%

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 3,388 2,099 2,898
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 47.51% 54.21% 47.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2,578 1,822 2,535
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £27,700
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +4.65%
75th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £55,167
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £64,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VB in Yorkshire

VB
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VB in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for VB in Yorkshire

VB
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing VB in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

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 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
West Yorkshire -35 42 £38,500 -23.00% 1
VB
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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 40 (90.91%) .NET
2 39 (88.64%) SQL Server
2 39 (88.64%) C#
3 31 (70.45%) HTML
3 31 (70.45%) CSS
4 30 (68.18%) MVC
4 30 (68.18%) Git (software)
5 28 (63.64%) Azure
5 28 (63.64%) Microservices
5 28 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (63.64%) JavaScript
5 28 (63.64%) Social Skills
6 27 (61.36%) Problem-Solving
6 27 (61.36%) Microsoft
6 27 (61.36%) Scrum
6 27 (61.36%) SDLC
7 26 (59.09%) DevOps
7 26 (59.09%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (59.09%) Web Application Development
7 26 (59.09%) jQuery
8 22 (50.00%) .NET Core
9 21 (47.73%) LINQ
9 21 (47.73%) KnockoutJS
10 16 (36.36%) Time Management
10 16 (36.36%) SQL
11 15 (34.09%) Cost Reduction
12 12 (27.27%) Java
13 9 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (15.91%) C++
15 6 (13.64%) REST

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 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (63.64%) Azure
2 6 (13.64%) Power Platform
3 2 (4.55%) AWS
3 2 (4.55%) BlazeMeter
4 1 (2.27%) GitHub
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft 365
4 1 (2.27%) Power Automate
4 1 (2.27%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) BIG-IP
1 2 (4.55%) PuTTY
1 2 (4.55%) Telnet
1 2 (4.55%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (88.64%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) Relational Database
3 5 (11.36%) Power BI
3 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.55%) DB2
5 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 30 (68.18%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.09%) Selenium
2 4 (9.09%) Subversion
3 3 (6.82%) JIRA
3 3 (6.82%) JMeter
3 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.55%) Cypress.io
4 2 (4.55%) Fiddler
4 2 (4.55%) Gatling
4 2 (4.55%) HP UFT
4 2 (4.55%) LINQPad
4 2 (4.55%) LoadRunner
4 2 (4.55%) NeoLoad
4 2 (4.55%) Postman
4 2 (4.55%) SoapUI
4 2 (4.55%) WebLOAD
5 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.27%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.27%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.27%) YouTrack
General
1 28 (63.64%) Social Skills
2 26 (59.09%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.36%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.27%) Advertising
4 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (81.82%) Developer
2 27 (61.36%) Software Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Agile Developer
4 5 (11.36%) SAP Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Senior Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Software Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) SQL Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Performance Tester
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Performance Tester
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Tester
6 2 (4.55%) Tester
7 1 (2.27%) Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (90.91%) .NET
2 31 (70.45%) CSS
2 31 (70.45%) HTML
3 26 (59.09%) jQuery
4 22 (50.00%) .NET Core
5 21 (47.73%) KnockoutJS
5 21 (47.73%) LINQ
6 6 (13.64%) REST
7 5 (11.36%) BAPI
8 4 (9.09%) .NET Framework
8 4 (9.09%) React
9 2 (4.55%) JSON
9 2 (4.55%) SOAP
9 2 (4.55%) Web Services
9 2 (4.55%) XML
10 1 (2.27%) Gherkin
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (68.18%) MVC
2 28 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (63.64%) Microservices
3 27 (61.36%) Problem-Solving
3 27 (61.36%) Scrum
3 27 (61.36%) SDLC
4 26 (59.09%) DevOps
4 26 (59.09%) Web Application Development
5 16 (36.36%) Time Management
6 15 (34.09%) Cost Reduction
7 9 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (11.36%) Change Management
8 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (11.36%) ERP
8 5 (11.36%) ITIL
8 5 (11.36%) Process Improvement
8 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
8 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (9.09%) Data Extraction
9 4 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 39 (88.64%) C#
2 28 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 16 (36.36%) SQL
4 12 (27.27%) Java
5 7 (15.91%) C++
6 5 (11.36%) VB.NET
6 5 (11.36%) VBA
7 3 (6.82%) Python
8 2 (4.55%) C
8 2 (4.55%) XPath
9 1 (2.27%) Bash
9 1 (2.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Grafana
1 2 (4.55%) nmon
Vendors
1 27 (61.36%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) SAP
3 4 (9.09%) VMware
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle
5 2 (4.55%) Citrix
5 2 (4.55%) F5
5 2 (4.55%) Splunk
6 1 (2.27%) DevExpress