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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 57 38 34
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -4
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 0.50% 4.57% 0.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.98% 8.67% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 1
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +9.75%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
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
204 173 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 51.13% 52.74% 47.78%
Number of salaries quoted 198 141 72
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,100 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 20 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) UX Design
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) MS Access
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Access Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) UX Design
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft