Period
to

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 12 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 257 212 144
Rank change year-on-year -45 -68 +59
Permanent jobs citing VB 22 37 28
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.30% 0.61% 0.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.65% 1.21% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 19 32 19
10th Percentile £26,250 - -
25th Percentile £27,875 £37,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -22.22% - +28.57%
75th Percentile £40,625 £47,500 -
90th Percentile £47,750 - £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -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 3,398 3,054 1,926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 45.84% 50.01% 57.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2,258 2,452 1,721
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,875 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
75th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +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 12 August 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 12 August 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 -40 19 £35,000 -22.22% 3
South Yorkshire +3 2 £29,250 -31.18% 4
North Yorkshire -10 1 £32,500 -18.75%
VB
England

For the 6 months to 12 August 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 12 (54.55%) C#
2 11 (50.00%) .NET
2 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 10 (45.45%) Agile
3 10 (45.45%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
5 8 (36.36%) HTML
5 8 (36.36%) Windows
5 8 (36.36%) Azure
5 8 (36.36%) Social Skills
5 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (36.36%) SDLC
6 7 (31.82%) Scrum
6 7 (31.82%) CSS
7 6 (27.27%) MVC
7 6 (27.27%) jQuery
7 6 (27.27%) LINQ
7 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
7 6 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (27.27%) Web Application Development
7 6 (27.27%) DevOps
7 6 (27.27%) Azure DevOps
7 6 (27.27%) .NET Core
7 6 (27.27%) Microservices
8 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
8 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
8 5 (22.73%) Python
8 5 (22.73%) C++

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 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Azure
2 6 (27.27%) Azure DevOps
3 4 (18.18%) Microsoft 365
4 3 (13.64%) AWS
5 2 (9.09%) Amazon S3
6 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (4.55%) AWS IoT
6 1 (4.55%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (4.55%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (4.55%) GCP
6 1 (4.55%) GitHub
6 1 (4.55%) Power Platform
6 1 (4.55%) PowerApps
6 1 (4.55%) SaaS
6 1 (4.55%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) FTP
2 1 (4.55%) HTTP
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) SMS
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.55%) Snowflake Schema
2 1 (4.55%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) JMeter
2 1 (4.55%) JUnit
2 1 (4.55%) SpecFlow
2 1 (4.55%) TestComplete
2 1 (4.55%) YouTrack
General
1 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (36.36%) Social Skills
2 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
3 4 (18.18%) Legal
4 3 (13.64%) Finance
5 2 (9.09%) Law
6 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
6 1 (4.55%) Banking
6 1 (4.55%) Electronics
6 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
6 1 (4.55%) Marketing
6 1 (4.55%) Military
6 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (4.55%) Public Sector
6 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Agile Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Software Developer
3 4 (18.18%) IT Assistant
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Agile Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) ETL Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Graduate
5 1 (4.55%) Project Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Python Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Talend Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) .NET
2 8 (36.36%) HTML
3 7 (31.82%) CSS
4 6 (27.27%) .NET Core
4 6 (27.27%) jQuery
4 6 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (27.27%) LINQ
5 3 (13.64%) React
6 2 (9.09%) REST
7 1 (4.55%) Gherkin
7 1 (4.55%) J2EE
7 1 (4.55%) JPA
7 1 (4.55%) JSON
7 1 (4.55%) JSP
7 1 (4.55%) SOAP
7 1 (4.55%) Spring
7 1 (4.55%) Spring Boot
7 1 (4.55%) Vaadin
7 1 (4.55%) XML
7 1 (4.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) IoT
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.55%) Industrial Internet of Things
2 1 (4.55%) Low-Code
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Robotics
2 1 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows 10
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2019
3 3 (13.64%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) AIX
4 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Agile
1 10 (45.45%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (36.36%) SDLC
3 7 (31.82%) Scrum
4 6 (27.27%) DevOps
4 6 (27.27%) Microservices
4 6 (27.27%) MVC
4 6 (27.27%) Web Application Development
5 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
6 4 (18.18%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (18.18%) Information Security
6 4 (18.18%) Time Management
7 3 (13.64%) Project Management
7 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
8 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
8 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (9.09%) Data Science
8 2 (9.09%) ERP
8 2 (9.09%) ITIL
8 2 (9.09%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) C#
2 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
4 5 (22.73%) C++
4 5 (22.73%) Python
4 5 (22.73%) VBScript
5 4 (18.18%) Java
6 3 (13.64%) C
7 2 (9.09%) Bash
7 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
7 2 (9.09%) VBA
8 1 (4.55%) Groovy
8 1 (4.55%) Jython
8 1 (4.55%) Perl
8 1 (4.55%) PHP
8 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
8 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
8 1 (4.55%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
1 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Docker
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Citrix
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Google
4 1 (4.55%) Micro Focus
4 1 (4.55%) SAP
4 1 (4.55%) Talend
4 1 (4.55%) VMware