The first table below looks at the demand for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harrow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Harrow region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 9.73% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.91% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £58,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Harrow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
46 31 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 40.71% 41.89% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 39 28 46
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB
London

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

VB
Salary Trend in Harrow

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

VB Salary Trend in Harrow

VB
Salary Histogram in Harrow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Harrow region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Harrow

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrow

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Harrow 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) JIRA
3 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (81.82%) Jenkins
4 8 (72.73%) Subversion
4 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
4 8 (72.73%) Games
4 8 (72.73%) Scrum
5 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
5 7 (63.64%) WCF
5 7 (63.64%) WPF
5 7 (63.64%) Confluence
6 6 (54.55%) StyleCop
6 6 (54.55%) Time Management
6 6 (54.55%) Data Protection
6 6 (54.55%) Retail
6 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
6 6 (54.55%) ReSharper
6 6 (54.55%) Degree
6 6 (54.55%) EPoS
6 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
6 6 (54.55%) Change Management
6 6 (54.55%) C++
6 6 (54.55%) Visual Studio
6 6 (54.55%) Windows
6 6 (54.55%) User Stories
6 6 (54.55%) FxCop
7 3 (27.27%) SQL
7 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Harrow 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (63.64%) Confluence
2 2 (18.18%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) assyst
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) JIRA
2 9 (81.82%) Jenkins
3 8 (72.73%) Subversion
4 6 (54.55%) StyleCop
4 6 (54.55%) ReSharper
4 6 (54.55%) Visual Studio
4 6 (54.55%) FxCop
5 3 (27.27%) NUnit
6 2 (18.18%) MSBuild
7 1 (9.09%) SpecFlow
7 1 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (72.73%) Games
2 6 (54.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Technical Leader
2 2 (18.18%) Build Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Build Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) WCF
2 7 (63.64%) WPF
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
4 2 (18.18%) MSMQ
4 2 (18.18%) CSS
5 1 (9.09%) SOAP
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) XML
5 1 (9.09%) ADO.NET
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Remoting
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
1 6 (54.55%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Scrum
3 6 (54.55%) Time Management
3 6 (54.55%) Data Protection
3 6 (54.55%) Change Management
3 6 (54.55%) User Stories
4 2 (18.18%) Kanban
4 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 2 (18.18%) High Availability
4 2 (18.18%) UML
4 2 (18.18%) SOA
5 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
5 1 (9.09%) BDD
5 1 (9.09%) Test Management
5 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) C++
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) VB6
4 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow
2 1 (9.09%) TIBCO
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle