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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 171 125
Rank change year-on-year +6 -46  
Permanent jobs citing VB 70 93 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.30% 1.43% 2.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.34% 2.74% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 53 82 118
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  

VB is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2991 3395 3680
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 55.49% 52.06% 48.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2653 2842 3110
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing VB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +14 54 £36,000 +2.85% 9
North Yorkshire +9 14 £37,500 +7.91% 1
East Yorkshire -14 1 £27,500 -21.42%
VB
England

VB
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 97 (73.48%) .NET
2 88 (66.67%) C#
3 69 (52.27%) SQL Server
4 62 (46.97%) SQL
5 52 (39.39%) Microsoft
6 45 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (32.58%) VB6
8 37 (28.03%) MS Excel
8 37 (28.03%) ASP.NET
9 34 (25.76%) VB.NET
10 33 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 30 (22.73%) Oracle
12 27 (20.45%) Windows
12 27 (20.45%) Finance
13 24 (18.18%) Scrum
13 24 (18.18%) MVC
13 24 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
14 23 (17.42%) VBA
15 21 (15.91%) Data Warehouse
16 20 (15.15%) HTML
17 19 (14.39%) T-SQL
17 19 (14.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 18 (13.64%) Degree
18 18 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
19 16 (12.12%) MS Access
19 16 (12.12%) IIS
20 14 (10.61%) CSS
20 14 (10.61%) VBScript
20 14 (10.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 13 (9.85%) 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 16 (12.12%) IIS
2 9 (6.82%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.79%) CMS
3 5 (3.79%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.27%) Apache
5 2 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.76%) Drupal
6 1 (0.76%) SAS
6 1 (0.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 37 (28.03%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.79%) MS Office
2 5 (3.79%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.76%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.76%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.79%) SaaS
2 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (1.52%) DNS
1 2 (1.52%) Firewall
1 2 (1.52%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (1.52%) LDAP
1 2 (1.52%) SSL
1 2 (1.52%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.52%) VPN
2 1 (0.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (52.27%) SQL Server
2 21 (15.91%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (14.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (12.12%) MS Access
5 14 (10.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (5.30%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (5.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (4.55%) Oracle Database
7 6 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (3.79%) Hadoop
8 5 (3.79%) Snowflake Schema
9 4 (3.03%) GIS
10 3 (2.27%) BusinessObjects XI
10 3 (2.27%) Data Mining
10 3 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.52%) NoSQL
11 2 (1.52%) QlikView
12 1 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 12 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.30%) JIRA
3 5 (3.79%) HP UFT
3 5 (3.79%) JMeter
3 5 (3.79%) SpecFlow
3 5 (3.79%) TestComplete
4 4 (3.03%) PowerBuilder
4 4 (3.03%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 3 (2.27%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.27%) MorphX
5 3 (2.27%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (1.52%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.52%) Ranorex
6 2 (1.52%) Subversion
6 2 (1.52%) YouTrack
7 1 (0.76%) NUnit
7 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 27 (20.45%) Finance
2 4 (3.03%) Back Office
3 3 (2.27%) Law
3 3 (2.27%) Legal
3 3 (2.27%) Marketing
4 2 (1.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.76%) Retail
5 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 71 (53.79%) Developer
2 33 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 33 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 30 (22.73%) Analyst
4 21 (15.91%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (12.88%) VB Developer
6 15 (11.36%) SQL Analyst
7 14 (10.61%) VB6 Developer
8 13 (9.85%) Software Developer
9 11 (8.33%) Applications Support
9 11 (8.33%) Data Analyst
10 10 (7.58%) Business Data Analyst
10 10 (7.58%) Senior Developer
10 10 (7.58%) SQL Data Analyst
10 10 (7.58%) Support Analyst
10 10 (7.58%) VB.NET Developer
11 9 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support
12 8 (6.06%) SQL Developer
13 7 (5.30%) Development Manager
13 7 (5.30%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (73.48%) .NET
2 37 (28.03%) ASP.NET
3 20 (15.15%) HTML
4 14 (10.61%) CSS
5 12 (9.09%) Web Services
6 11 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (8.33%) WinForms
7 10 (7.58%) XML
8 8 (6.06%) .NET Framework
8 8 (6.06%) Ajax
8 8 (6.06%) AngularJS
9 6 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 6 (4.55%) Middleware
9 6 (4.55%) WPF
10 5 (3.79%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (3.79%) Gherkin
10 5 (3.79%) J2EE
10 5 (3.79%) LLBLGen Pro
10 5 (3.79%) Node.js
11 4 (3.03%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.30%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.79%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.79%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.79%) Robotics
4 3 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.27%) iPad
4 3 (2.27%) User Experience
5 2 (1.52%) Fintech
6 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.76%) NHS
6 1 (0.76%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 27 (20.45%) Windows
2 6 (4.55%) Linux
3 5 (3.79%) Unix
4 3 (2.27%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.52%) Solaris
5 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.76%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (18.18%) MVC
2 24 (18.18%) Scrum
3 18 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (9.85%) TDD
5 12 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (8.33%) ETL
7 10 (7.58%) ITIL
7 10 (7.58%) Mathematics
7 10 (7.58%) OpenUP
7 10 (7.58%) Test Automation
8 9 (6.82%) Case Management
8 9 (6.82%) ERP
8 9 (6.82%) Project Management
8 9 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (6.06%) Automated Testing
9 8 (6.06%) Kanban
9 8 (6.06%) OO
9 8 (6.06%) Unit Testing
10 7 (5.30%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 88 (66.67%) C#
2 62 (46.97%) SQL
3 43 (32.58%) VB6
4 34 (25.76%) VB.NET
5 33 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 23 (17.42%) VBA
7 19 (14.39%) T-SQL
8 14 (10.61%) VBScript
9 13 (9.85%) PL/SQL
10 12 (9.09%) Java
11 8 (6.06%) C++
11 8 (6.06%) Perl
11 8 (6.06%) Python
12 5 (3.79%) Bash Shell
12 5 (3.79%) Shell Script
12 5 (3.79%) VC++
13 3 (2.27%) PHP
13 3 (2.27%) PowerShell
13 3 (2.27%) X++
14 2 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (13.64%) Degree
2 8 (6.06%) SC Cleared
2 8 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.79%) PMI Certification
3 5 (3.79%) PMP
4 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.76%) ISEB
5 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.85%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.03%) SLA
3 3 (2.27%) PMO
4 1 (0.76%) HL7
4 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.52%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.52%) Sendmail
1 2 (1.52%) Snort
1 2 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.27%) Nagios
2 2 (1.52%) MAILsweeper
2 2 (1.52%) MIMEsweeper
2 2 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.52%) Proventia
2 2 (1.52%) ZENworks
3 1 (0.76%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (0.76%) OpenView
3 1 (0.76%) SCCM
3 1 (0.76%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 52 (39.39%) Microsoft
2 30 (22.73%) Oracle
3 6 (4.55%) HP
4 5 (3.79%) Blue Prism
4 5 (3.79%) Cognizant
4 5 (3.79%) Dell
5 3 (2.27%) Cisco
5 3 (2.27%) Juniper
6 2 (1.52%) Avaya
6 2 (1.52%) Blue Coat
6 2 (1.52%) BT
6 2 (1.52%) Cognos
6 2 (1.52%) Forcepoint
6 2 (1.52%) Genesys
6 2 (1.52%) Intel Security
6 2 (1.52%) NetApp
6 2 (1.52%) Sun
6 2 (1.52%) Symantec
6 2 (1.52%) Telerik
6 2 (1.52%) VMware
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Salary: DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £25000.00 per annum
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
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Leeds
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Posted: 27 days ago