Period
to 15 December 2019

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 15 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 195 209 211
Rank change year-on-year +14 +2 +4
Permanent jobs citing VB 58 71 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.91% 0.90% 1.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.87% 1.72% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 54 58 93
Yorkshire median annual salary £31,000 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.85% +3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £23,250 £23,675 £27,500
90th Percentile £44,000 £47,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 3,099 4,129 5,052
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 48.48% 52.63% 51.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2,652 3,454 4,378
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £26,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% +5.00% +5.26%

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 15 December 2019.

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 15 December 2019. 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 +5 39 £27,500 -38.03% 7
North Yorkshire +4 7 £32,500 +18.18% 3
South Yorkshire +9 6 £27,350 -6.50%
East Yorkshire - 6 £31,000 -
VB
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 2019, 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 43 (74.14%) SQL
2 40 (68.97%) .NET
3 35 (60.34%) Microsoft
4 31 (53.45%) C#
5 24 (41.38%) Finance
5 24 (41.38%) Windows
6 23 (39.66%) SQL Server
7 22 (37.93%) JavaScript
7 22 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (36.21%) Azure
9 20 (34.48%) Problem-Solving
10 17 (29.31%) VB.NET
11 16 (27.59%) B2B
12 14 (24.14%) MVC
13 12 (20.69%) Degree
13 12 (20.69%) LINQ
13 12 (20.69%) DevOps
14 11 (18.97%) .NET Framework
15 10 (17.24%) AngularJS
16 9 (15.52%) SharePoint
16 9 (15.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 8 (13.79%) jQuery
17 8 (13.79%) Git (software)
17 8 (13.79%) T-SQL
17 8 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web API
17 8 (13.79%) React
17 8 (13.79%) .NET Core
18 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Office
18 7 (12.07%) Visual Studio
19 6 (10.34%) HTML

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 9 (15.52%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.17%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.17%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.72%) CMS
3 1 (1.72%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Epicor Tropos
2 1 (1.72%) HFM
2 1 (1.72%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.72%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 21 (36.21%) Azure
2 5 (8.62%) Office 365
3 3 (5.17%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) Skype
2 2 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (39.66%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (6.90%) MS Access
4 4 (6.90%) MySQL
4 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.72%) Essbase
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.07%) Visual Studio
3 6 (10.34%) Postman
3 6 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (6.90%) LINQPad
5 3 (5.17%) JMeter
5 3 (5.17%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.72%) JUnit
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
General
1 24 (41.38%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Legal
2 2 (3.45%) Local Government
2 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.72%) Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Billing
3 1 (1.72%) Law
3 1 (1.72%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 25 (43.10%) Analyst
2 22 (37.93%) Support Analyst
3 19 (32.76%) Developer
4 18 (31.03%) SQL Analyst
5 16 (27.59%) SQL Support Analyst
5 16 (27.59%) Technical Analyst
5 16 (27.59%) Technical Support
5 16 (27.59%) Technical Support Analyst
6 10 (17.24%) Software Developer
7 8 (13.79%) .NET Developer
8 6 (10.34%) Automation Tester
8 6 (10.34%) Tester
9 5 (8.62%) IT Support
9 5 (8.62%) Software Tester
10 4 (6.90%) .NET Software Developer
10 4 (6.90%) Software Analyst
10 4 (6.90%) Software Support Analyst
11 3 (5.17%) IT Support Technician
11 3 (5.17%) IT Technician
11 3 (5.17%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (68.97%) .NET
2 12 (20.69%) LINQ
3 11 (18.97%) .NET Framework
4 10 (17.24%) AngularJS
5 8 (13.79%) .NET Core
5 8 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (13.79%) jQuery
5 8 (13.79%) React
6 6 (10.34%) HTML
7 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET
7 5 (8.62%) CSS
8 3 (5.17%) HTML5
9 2 (3.45%) Classic ASP
9 2 (3.45%) CSS3
9 2 (3.45%) Entity Framework
9 2 (3.45%) JSON
9 2 (3.45%) REST
9 2 (3.45%) RESTful
9 2 (3.45%) XHTML
9 2 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.90%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (5.17%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.72%) CMDB
4 1 (1.72%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 24 (41.38%) Windows
2 5 (8.62%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.72%) Android
3 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (34.48%) Problem-Solving
3 16 (27.59%) B2B
4 14 (24.14%) MVC
5 12 (20.69%) DevOps
6 6 (10.34%) Scrum
6 6 (10.34%) Test Automation
6 6 (10.34%) Test Scripting
6 6 (10.34%) Waterfall
7 5 (8.62%) Integration Testing
7 5 (8.62%) SDLC
7 5 (8.62%) Time Management
8 4 (6.90%) Analytics
8 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (6.90%) ITSM
8 4 (6.90%) Kanban
8 4 (6.90%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (6.90%) Task Automation
9 3 (5.17%) Service Delivery
9 3 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (74.14%) SQL
2 31 (53.45%) C#
3 22 (37.93%) JavaScript
4 17 (29.31%) VB.NET
5 8 (13.79%) T-SQL
6 5 (8.62%) Java
7 4 (6.90%) PowerShell
8 3 (5.17%) Python
9 2 (3.45%) VBScript
10 1 (1.72%) C++
10 1 (1.72%) VB6
10 1 (1.72%) XAML
Qualifications
1 12 (20.69%) Degree
2 6 (10.34%) ISEB
3 1 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.72%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) GDPR
1 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.17%) BitLocker
3 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 35 (60.34%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.90%) RedGate
3 2 (3.45%) Avaya
4 1 (1.72%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle
4 1 (1.72%) Xerox