Period
to 8 April 2020

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 8 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 186 213 215
Rank change year-on-year +27 +2 -19
Permanent jobs citing VB 46 71 106
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.79% 0.96% 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.54% 1.87% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 39 62 84
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.94%

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 2,978 3,791 5,550
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 51.38% 51.27% 53.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2,591 3,196 4,934
Median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 8 April 2020.

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 8 April 2020. 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 31 £45,000 - 4
South Yorkshire +26 10 £32,500 +6.09% 1
North Yorkshire +45 5 £32,500 -
VB
England

For the 6 months to 8 April 2020, 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 37 (80.43%) C#
2 35 (76.09%) SQL
2 35 (76.09%) .NET
2 35 (76.09%) SQL Server
3 18 (39.13%) Microsoft
4 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (32.61%) VB.NET
4 15 (32.61%) T-SQL
5 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
5 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET
6 12 (26.09%) VBScript
6 12 (26.09%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (23.91%) Case Management
7 11 (23.91%) Time Management
7 11 (23.91%) XML
8 10 (21.74%) VPN
8 10 (21.74%) SSL
8 10 (21.74%) Retail
8 10 (21.74%) Local Government
8 10 (21.74%) Management Information System
8 10 (21.74%) Project Delivery
9 9 (19.57%) Azure
9 9 (19.57%) jQuery
9 9 (19.57%) Degree
9 9 (19.57%) MVC
9 9 (19.57%) Finance
10 8 (17.39%) .NET Framework
10 8 (17.39%) AngularJS
10 8 (17.39%) DevOps
11 7 (15.22%) Analytics

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 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.17%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Epicor Tropos
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.57%) Azure
2 2 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.74%) SSL
1 10 (21.74%) VPN
2 2 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (76.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.17%) MySQL
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.70%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio Code
4 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.17%) JUnit
General
1 10 (21.74%) Local Government
1 10 (21.74%) Retail
2 9 (19.57%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Back Office
3 1 (2.17%) Law
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (56.52%) Developer
2 17 (36.96%) .NET Developer
3 16 (34.78%) C# Developer
4 15 (32.61%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (21.74%) Configuration Engineer
5 10 (21.74%) Software Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (4.35%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.35%) IT Support
8 2 (4.35%) SQL Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) SQL Support Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Technical Support
8 2 (4.35%) Technical Support Analyst
9 1 (2.17%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (76.09%) .NET
2 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET
3 11 (23.91%) XML
4 9 (19.57%) jQuery
5 8 (17.39%) .NET Framework
5 8 (17.39%) AngularJS
6 7 (15.22%) .NET Core
6 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (15.22%) LINQ
6 7 (15.22%) React
7 6 (13.04%) HTML
8 5 (10.87%) HTML5
9 3 (6.52%) CSS
10 2 (4.35%) Ajax
10 2 (4.35%) CSS3
10 2 (4.35%) REST
11 1 (2.17%) Entity Framework
11 1 (2.17%) JSON
11 1 (2.17%) RESTful
11 1 (2.17%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Management Information System
2 7 (15.22%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (10.87%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (26.09%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (23.91%) Case Management
3 11 (23.91%) Time Management
4 10 (21.74%) Project Delivery
5 9 (19.57%) MVC
6 8 (17.39%) DevOps
7 7 (15.22%) Analytics
8 6 (13.04%) Data Modelling
8 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
9 5 (10.87%) Data Analysis
9 5 (10.87%) Insurtech
9 5 (10.87%) Statistics
9 5 (10.87%) Visualisation
10 2 (4.35%) Data Analytics
10 2 (4.35%) Password Management
10 2 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (4.35%) Scorecard
10 2 (4.35%) Scrum
10 2 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (80.43%) C#
2 35 (76.09%) SQL
3 15 (32.61%) T-SQL
3 15 (32.61%) VB.NET
4 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
5 12 (26.09%) VBScript
6 6 (13.04%) VB6
7 1 (2.17%) PHP
7 1 (2.17%) Python
7 1 (2.17%) XAML
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 18 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.22%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) Avaya