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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 56 46 31
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -15
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 0.53% 0.60% 3.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.94% 1.17% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 3
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +125.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
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
212 171 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 56.68% 51.51% 42.67%
Number of salaries quoted 207 143 76
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,250 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
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 22 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) UX Design
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) MS Access
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Access Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) UX Design
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft