Period
to 25 April 2018

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 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 220 202 185
Rank change year-on-year -18 -17 -34
Permanent jobs citing VB 105 134 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.02% 1.27% 1.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.92% 2.33% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 83 104 157
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £21,400 £27,875 £27,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £48,500 £46,250
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 5,477 5,755 6,572
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 53.19% 54.55% 52.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4,860 5,058 5,520
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 25 April 2018.

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 25 April 2018. 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 -21 82 £37,500 - 10
North Yorkshire +5 11 £40,000 +6.67%
South Yorkshire +9 5 £35,000 - 2
East Yorkshire -5 2 £31,250 -3.85% 2
VB
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 2018, 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 77 (73.33%) C#
1 77 (73.33%) .NET
2 73 (69.52%) SQL Server
3 57 (54.29%) SQL
4 42 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 38 (36.19%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (35.24%) ASP.NET
7 33 (31.43%) T-SQL
8 28 (26.67%) Microsoft
8 28 (26.67%) VB6
9 26 (24.76%) MVC
10 25 (23.81%) TDD
11 21 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
12 18 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC
12 18 (17.14%) Windows
13 17 (16.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 16 (15.24%) BDD
14 16 (15.24%) .NET Framework
14 16 (15.24%) RESTful
14 16 (15.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 16 (15.24%) Finance
15 15 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
15 15 (14.29%) Web Application Development
15 15 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 15 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
16 14 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
16 14 (13.33%) WCF
16 14 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
16 14 (13.33%) ERP
16 14 (13.33%) Business Intelligence

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 6 (5.71%) IIS
2 1 (0.95%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (7.62%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.90%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.95%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.95%) AMQP
1 1 (0.95%) DHCP
1 1 (0.95%) DNS
1 1 (0.95%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (0.95%) HTTP
1 1 (0.95%) LAN
1 1 (0.95%) SAN
1 1 (0.95%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.95%) WAN
1 1 (0.95%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (69.52%) SQL Server
2 21 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 17 (16.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (15.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (11.43%) NoSQL
7 9 (8.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (7.62%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.90%) Data Mining
11 2 (1.90%) PowerPivot
11 2 (1.90%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.95%) MS Access
12 1 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.95%) Power BI
12 1 (0.95%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (11.43%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.57%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.76%) MSTest
3 5 (4.76%) NUnit
4 2 (1.90%) JIRA
4 2 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.95%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.95%) Selenium
5 1 (0.95%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.95%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (15.24%) Finance
2 13 (12.38%) Retail
3 7 (6.67%) Billing
3 7 (6.67%) Local Government
4 5 (4.76%) Advertising
4 5 (4.76%) Music Industry
5 4 (3.81%) Banking
6 2 (1.90%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.90%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.90%) Marketing
7 1 (0.95%) Automotive
7 1 (0.95%) Law
7 1 (0.95%) Legal
Job Titles
1 72 (68.57%) Developer
2 41 (39.05%) .NET Developer
3 17 (16.19%) C# .NET Developer
3 17 (16.19%) C# Developer
4 14 (13.33%) Analyst
5 12 (11.43%) SQL Developer
6 9 (8.57%) Applications Developer
6 9 (8.57%) Applications Support
6 9 (8.57%) Software Analyst
6 9 (8.57%) Software Support Analyst
6 9 (8.57%) Support Analyst
7 8 (7.62%) Applications Support Analyst
7 8 (7.62%) SQL Analyst
7 8 (7.62%) SQL Support Analyst
7 8 (7.62%) Technical Analyst
7 8 (7.62%) Technical Support
7 8 (7.62%) Technical Support Analyst
8 6 (5.71%) Senior Developer
8 6 (5.71%) SQL Database Developer
8 6 (5.71%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (73.33%) .NET
2 37 (35.24%) ASP.NET
3 18 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (15.24%) .NET Framework
4 16 (15.24%) RESTful
5 15 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 15 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
6 14 (13.33%) WCF
7 13 (12.38%) Entity Framework
7 13 (12.38%) WinForms
8 12 (11.43%) Code First Entity Framework
8 12 (11.43%) Node.js
9 7 (6.67%) WPF
10 5 (4.76%) Ninject
10 5 (4.76%) Spring.NET
11 4 (3.81%) AngularJS
12 3 (2.86%) CSS
12 3 (2.86%) HTML
12 3 (2.86%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.48%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 9 (8.57%) Replication
4 4 (3.81%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.81%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.86%) Tandem
6 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.95%) Clustering
7 1 (0.95%) CMDB
7 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.95%) Fintech
7 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (17.14%) Windows
2 3 (2.86%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.95%) Android
3 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (36.19%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (24.76%) MVC
3 25 (23.81%) TDD
4 16 (15.24%) BDD
5 15 (14.29%) Web Application Development
6 14 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (13.33%) ERP
6 14 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (8.57%) B2B
7 9 (8.57%) Customer Requirements
8 8 (7.62%) Scrum
8 8 (7.62%) Web Development
9 7 (6.67%) Asset Management
9 7 (6.67%) Capacity Management
9 7 (6.67%) Configuration Management
9 7 (6.67%) Decision-Making
9 7 (6.67%) ITIL
9 7 (6.67%) Mathematics
9 7 (6.67%) Service Delivery
9 7 (6.67%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 77 (73.33%) C#
2 57 (54.29%) SQL
3 42 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 33 (31.43%) T-SQL
5 28 (26.67%) VB6
6 12 (11.43%) Ruby
7 11 (10.48%) C
8 7 (6.67%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.86%) Java
9 3 (2.86%) VBA
10 2 (1.90%) PHP
10 2 (1.90%) Python
10 2 (1.90%) RPG
10 2 (1.90%) VBScript
11 1 (0.95%) C++
11 1 (0.95%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 1 (0.95%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.95%) Perl
11 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.95%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (5.71%) Degree
2 3 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.90%) Master's Degree
3 2 (1.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.95%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.95%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.90%) ZENworks
2 1 (0.95%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 28 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.67%) Xerox
3 6 (5.71%) Google
4 5 (4.76%) Oracle
5 2 (1.90%) Automation Anywhere
5 2 (1.90%) Blue Prism
5 2 (1.90%) Capita
5 2 (1.90%) Cognizant
5 2 (1.90%) QAD
5 2 (1.90%) SAP
6 1 (0.95%) Cisco
6 1 (0.95%) Cognos
6 1 (0.95%) Sage
6 1 (0.95%) Veeam
6 1 (0.95%) VMware
6 1 (0.95%) Xamarin