The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 19 24 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 1.41% 1.92% 2.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.33% 4.17% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £52,500 £41,250 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +55.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,875 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.33% +7.14%
VB
London

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

Programming Languages Category
Harrow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
30 48 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 42.25% 46.15% 42.22%
Number of salaries quoted 28 34 16
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Harrow

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (50.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) NUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) MSBuild
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Data Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript