Period
to 20 September 2021

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 20 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 218 141 209
Rank change year-on-year -77 +68 +9
Permanent jobs citing VB 42 14 104
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.66% 0.54% 1.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.32% 0.92% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 34 10 82
10th Percentile £36,750 £32,375 £23,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £33,438 £24,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £43,750 £32,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.86% +34.62% -18.75%
75th Percentile £47,500 £53,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £56,250 £50,650
England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +2.86%

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 3,172 1,529 3,687
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 49.63% 58.99% 49.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2,542 1,377 2,949
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £38,250 £36,500 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.89% +1.11% +5.88%
75th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +5.00%

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 20 September 2021.

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 20 September 2021. 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 -66 33 £42,500 -5.56% 5
South Yorkshire -45 4 £43,750 +34.62%
East Yorkshire - 3 £46,500 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £30,000 - 1
VB
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2021, 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 32 (76.19%) C#
1 32 (76.19%) .NET
2 31 (73.81%) SQL
3 23 (54.76%) SQL Server
4 19 (45.24%) MVC
5 16 (38.10%) CSS
5 16 (38.10%) HTML
5 16 (38.10%) Java
6 14 (33.33%) C++
6 14 (33.33%) Windows
6 14 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 13 (30.95%) Git (software)
8 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
8 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
9 11 (26.19%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (26.19%) VMware
9 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (26.19%) Azure
10 10 (23.81%) Manufacturing
10 10 (23.81%) ERP
10 10 (23.81%) DevOps
11 9 (21.43%) SAP
12 8 (19.05%) jQuery
12 8 (19.05%) SDLC
12 8 (19.05%) Social Skills
13 7 (16.67%) Power Platform
13 7 (16.67%) Power BI
13 7 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas

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:

Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (4.76%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.19%) Azure
2 7 (16.67%) Power Platform
3 2 (4.76%) AWS
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft 365
4 1 (2.38%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.38%) BIG-IP
2 1 (2.38%) PuTTY
2 1 (2.38%) Telnet
2 1 (2.38%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (54.76%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.67%) Power BI
2 7 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.38%) Big Data
5 1 (2.38%) DB2
5 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.52%) Subversion
3 3 (7.14%) Postman
4 2 (4.76%) JMeter
4 2 (4.76%) Selenium
5 1 (2.38%) Cypress.io
5 1 (2.38%) Fiddler
5 1 (2.38%) Gatling
5 1 (2.38%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.38%) JIRA
5 1 (2.38%) LINQPad
5 1 (2.38%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.38%) NeoLoad
5 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.38%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.38%) TestComplete
5 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.38%) WebLOAD
General
1 10 (23.81%) Manufacturing
2 8 (19.05%) Social Skills
3 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.14%) Finance
5 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.38%) Advertising
6 1 (2.38%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 22 (52.38%) Developer
2 11 (26.19%) Software Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) Software Developer
4 7 (16.67%) SAP Developer
5 4 (9.52%) SQL Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Tester
7 2 (4.76%) Automation Tester
7 2 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) IT Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Azure Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) C++/C# Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Cloud Automation Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Cloud Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) DevOps Automation Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Integration Specialist
8 1 (2.38%) Monitoring Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) PowerShell Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (76.19%) .NET
2 16 (38.10%) CSS
2 16 (38.10%) HTML
3 14 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 8 (19.05%) jQuery
5 7 (16.67%) BAPI
6 6 (14.29%) REST
7 4 (9.52%) .NET Core
7 4 (9.52%) LINQ
8 3 (7.14%) AngularJS
8 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (7.14%) JSON
8 3 (7.14%) React
9 2 (4.76%) SOAP
9 2 (4.76%) XML
10 1 (2.38%) Gherkin
10 1 (2.38%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (2.38%) Node.js
10 1 (2.38%) Web Services
10 1 (2.38%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.76%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.38%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) MVC
2 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (26.19%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (23.81%) DevOps
4 10 (23.81%) ERP
5 8 (19.05%) SDLC
6 7 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (14.29%) ITIL
7 6 (14.29%) Microservices
7 6 (14.29%) Scrum
8 5 (11.90%) Change Management
8 5 (11.90%) Cost Reduction
8 5 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (11.90%) Process Improvement
8 5 (11.90%) Web Application Development
9 4 (9.52%) Data Extraction
9 4 (9.52%) Decision-Making
9 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (9.52%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 32 (76.19%) C#
2 31 (73.81%) SQL
3 16 (38.10%) Java
4 14 (33.33%) C++
5 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 7 (16.67%) VB.NET
7 6 (14.29%) VBA
8 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.38%) C
9 1 (2.38%) Python
9 1 (2.38%) VBScript
9 1 (2.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) MCSA
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Grafana
1 1 (2.38%) nmon
1 1 (2.38%) SCOM
1 1 (2.38%) SCOrch
1 1 (2.38%) Terraform
1 1 (2.38%) WMI
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 11 (26.19%) VMware
3 9 (21.43%) SAP
4 1 (2.38%) Citrix
4 1 (2.38%) F5
4 1 (2.38%) HP
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.38%) Splunk