The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 32 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 14 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 4.64% - 4.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.28% - 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 10
Average salary £45,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
North Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Harrogate region.

Programming Languages Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
169 93 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 55.96% 54.07% 43.78%
Number of salaries quoted 157 85 81
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,600 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Harrogate region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

VB
Salary Trend in Harrogate

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Harrogate region.

VB Salary Trend in Harrogate

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Harrogate region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.

1 15 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) WinForms
1 15 (100.00%) MVC
1 15 (100.00%) jQuery
2 13 (86.67%) .NET Framework
2 13 (86.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 13 (86.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 10 (66.67%) Razor View Engine
3 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (66.67%) TDD
3 10 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (66.67%) Marketing
3 10 (66.67%) Online Marketing
3 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (53.33%) HTML5
4 8 (53.33%) Windows
5 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (46.67%) Kanban
5 7 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (46.67%) Scrum

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Harrogate region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (33.33%) MSTest
General
1 10 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
1 7 (46.67%) Head of Development
2 6 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 5 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Development Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Development Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
1 15 (100.00%) WinForms
1 15 (100.00%) jQuery
2 13 (86.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 13 (86.67%) .NET Framework
2 13 (86.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 10 (66.67%) Razor View Engine
3 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (53.33%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) MVC
2 10 (66.67%) Online Marketing
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) TDD
3 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (46.67%) Kanban
3 7 (46.67%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) SEO
5 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (33.33%) F5