Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 205 206 191
Rank change year-on-year +1 -15 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 86 107 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.02% 1.12% 1.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.90% 2.12% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 75 94 157
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,712
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +8.03% -7.43%
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,325 £23,200
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £51,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +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 4,538 5,053 5,644
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 53.94% 52.68% 50.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3,822 4,324 4,878
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +13 71 £40,000 +4.58% 13
South Yorkshire -2 9 £40,000 +6.67% 6
North Yorkshire -18 4 £27,500 -15.38% 1
East Yorkshire +16 1 £27,500 -18.52% 2
VB
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 56 (65.12%) .NET
2 51 (59.30%) SQL
3 48 (55.81%) C#
4 40 (46.51%) SQL Server
5 38 (44.19%) VB.NET
6 24 (27.91%) VBA
6 24 (27.91%) Microsoft Excel
7 23 (26.74%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (25.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 22 (25.58%) Degree
9 21 (24.42%) Oracle
10 20 (23.26%) JavaScript
10 20 (23.26%) VB6
11 19 (22.09%) Windows
12 18 (20.93%) C
13 17 (19.77%) Microsoft
13 17 (19.77%) Problem-Solving
14 16 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (18.60%) ASP.NET
14 16 (18.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 15 (17.44%) Microsoft Azure
15 15 (17.44%) PHP
15 15 (17.44%) HTML
15 15 (17.44%) Java
16 14 (16.28%) Finance
16 14 (16.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 13 (15.12%) Collaborative Working
18 12 (13.95%) Power BI
18 12 (13.95%) Scrum
18 12 (13.95%) TDD

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 (8.14%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.81%) IIS
3 4 (4.65%) OpenEdge
4 2 (2.33%) CMS
5 1 (1.16%) Kentico
5 1 (1.16%) Umbraco
Applications
1 24 (27.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.16%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 15 (17.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.65%) SaaS
3 3 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.30%) Bluetooth
1 8 (9.30%) GSM
1 8 (9.30%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (4.65%) Internet
3 2 (2.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.16%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (46.51%) SQL Server
2 22 (25.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (18.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (16.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (13.95%) Power BI
6 11 (12.79%) QlikView
6 11 (12.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (11.63%) SQL Server 2016
8 8 (9.30%) MS Access
9 4 (4.65%) NoSQL
9 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database
10 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (2.33%) Big Data
11 2 (2.33%) DTS
11 2 (2.33%) MySQL
11 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
12 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (9.30%) LabVIEW
2 7 (8.14%) SonarQube
2 7 (8.14%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (4.65%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.49%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.16%) Appium
5 1 (1.16%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.16%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.16%) NSubstitute
5 1 (1.16%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (1.16%) Selenium
5 1 (1.16%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (16.28%) Finance
2 9 (10.47%) Manufacturing
3 8 (9.30%) Electronics
3 8 (9.30%) Legal
3 8 (9.30%) Marketing
4 4 (4.65%) Law
5 3 (3.49%) Advertising
5 3 (3.49%) Retail
6 2 (2.33%) Billing
6 2 (2.33%) Games
6 2 (2.33%) Local Government
7 1 (1.16%) Back Office
7 1 (1.16%) Banking
7 1 (1.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (46.51%) Developer
2 18 (20.93%) Analyst
3 15 (17.44%) .NET Developer
4 14 (16.28%) SQL Analyst
5 8 (9.30%) C# Developer
5 8 (9.30%) Electronics Engineer
5 8 (9.30%) Senior Electronics Engineer
5 8 (9.30%) SQL Developer
5 8 (9.30%) Support Analyst
5 8 (9.30%) VB.NET Developer
6 7 (8.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (8.14%) Senior Developer
6 7 (8.14%) Software Analyst
6 7 (8.14%) Software Support Analyst
6 7 (8.14%) SQL Support Analyst
7 6 (6.98%) Applications Support
7 6 (6.98%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 6 (6.98%) VB Developer
8 5 (5.81%) Junior
8 5 (5.81%) SSRS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (65.12%) .NET
2 16 (18.60%) ASP.NET
3 15 (17.44%) HTML
4 10 (11.63%) CSS
5 7 (8.14%) AngularJS
6 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (5.81%) Web Services
6 5 (5.81%) XML
7 4 (4.65%) .NET Core
7 4 (4.65%) Node.js
7 4 (4.65%) RESTful
8 3 (3.49%) SOAP
8 3 (3.49%) WPF
8 3 (3.49%) XML Schema
9 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (2.33%) WinForms
10 1 (1.16%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.16%) LINQ
10 1 (1.16%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.47%) EPoS
3 8 (9.30%) Management Information System
4 7 (8.14%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (8.14%) User Experience
5 5 (5.81%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.81%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (4.65%) Fintech
7 3 (3.49%) Replication
8 2 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.16%) Graphic Design
9 1 (1.16%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.09%) Windows
2 6 (6.98%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.49%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.33%) Android
5 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.74%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (19.77%) Problem-Solving
3 16 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (15.12%) Collaborative Working
5 12 (13.95%) Scrum
5 12 (13.95%) TDD
6 11 (12.79%) ETL
6 11 (12.79%) Root Cause Analysis
7 10 (11.63%) ERP
8 8 (9.30%) FMEA
8 8 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (9.30%) Validation
9 7 (8.14%) Analytics
9 7 (8.14%) Business Analytics
9 7 (8.14%) Customer Requirements
9 7 (8.14%) Data Science
9 7 (8.14%) DevOps
9 7 (8.14%) Information Security
9 7 (8.14%) MVC
9 7 (8.14%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 51 (59.30%) SQL
2 48 (55.81%) C#
3 38 (44.19%) VB.NET
4 24 (27.91%) VBA
5 20 (23.26%) JavaScript
5 20 (23.26%) VB6
6 18 (20.93%) C
7 15 (17.44%) Java
7 15 (17.44%) PHP
8 11 (12.79%) T-SQL
9 7 (8.14%) C++
10 5 (5.81%) PL/SQL
10 5 (5.81%) Ruby
11 1 (1.16%) COBOL
11 1 (1.16%) Delphi
11 1 (1.16%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 1 (1.16%) Python
11 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (25.58%) Degree
2 4 (4.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.16%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.30%) QA
2 3 (3.49%) HL7
3 2 (2.33%) GDPR
3 2 (2.33%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (9.30%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (1.16%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (24.42%) Oracle
2 17 (19.77%) Microsoft
3 11 (12.79%) Tableau
4 7 (8.14%) Cognos
4 7 (8.14%) Informatica
4 7 (8.14%) MuleSoft
4 7 (8.14%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.49%) Perforce
6 2 (2.33%) Avaya
6 2 (2.33%) Sage
6 2 (2.33%) Xerox
7 1 (1.16%) McAfee
7 1 (1.16%) Xamarin