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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 60 46 49
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Permanent jobs citing VB 33 36 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 2.98% 4.86% 4.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.18% 8.65% 7.22%
Number of salaries quoted 32 36 39
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +14.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,750 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
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 North Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
637 416 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 57.54% 56.14% 58.26%
Number of salaries quoted 547 284 482
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,804 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

VB
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

VB Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

VB
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

VB
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Harrogate - 15 £45,000 -
York -18 12 £35,000 +11.11% 4
Middlesbrough 0 3 £30,000 +5.26%
Skipton -7 3 £35,000 +7.69%
VB
Yorkshire

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 36 (92.31%) .NET
1 36 (92.31%) SQL Server
2 29 (74.36%) VB.NET
3 28 (71.79%) C#
3 28 (71.79%) ASP.NET
4 22 (56.41%) MVC
5 21 (53.85%) HTML
6 18 (46.15%) CSS
6 18 (46.15%) .NET Framework
7 17 (43.59%) WinForms
8 16 (41.03%) TDD
8 16 (41.03%) jQuery
9 15 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (38.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
11 13 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (30.77%) Windows
13 11 (28.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 10 (25.64%) Razor View Engine
14 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 10 (25.64%) Marketing
14 10 (25.64%) Online Marketing
14 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
15 9 (23.08%) HTML5
16 8 (20.51%) Team Foundation Server
16 8 (20.51%) VB6
16 8 (20.51%) SQL
17 7 (17.95%) Scrum
17 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure

VB
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 5 (12.82%) Node.js
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.56%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Office
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) IPsec
2 1 (2.56%) SSH
2 1 (2.56%) NAS
2 1 (2.56%) WAN
2 1 (2.56%) VPN
2 1 (2.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (92.31%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (12.82%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (12.82%) MSTest
2 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (25.64%) Marketing
2 3 (7.69%) Legal
3 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Publishing
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (74.36%) Developer
2 18 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 10 (25.64%) VB.NET Developer
4 7 (17.95%) Head of Development
5 5 (12.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (12.82%) C# Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Graduate
6 4 (10.26%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Junior Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Junior
8 2 (5.13%) Development Manager
8 2 (5.13%) VB Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Systems Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (5.13%) SQL Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Junior .NET Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 2 (5.13%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (92.31%) .NET
2 28 (71.79%) ASP.NET
3 21 (53.85%) HTML
4 18 (46.15%) .NET Framework
4 18 (46.15%) CSS
5 17 (43.59%) WinForms
6 16 (41.03%) jQuery
7 15 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (38.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 13 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 10 (25.64%) Razor View Engine
10 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 9 (23.08%) HTML5
12 5 (12.82%) RESTful
12 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (7.69%) DAO
13 3 (7.69%) XML
13 3 (7.69%) ADO
14 2 (5.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.56%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.56%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.56%) Debian
2 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) MVC
2 16 (41.03%) TDD
3 10 (25.64%) Online Marketing
4 7 (17.95%) Kanban
4 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (17.95%) Scrum
5 6 (15.38%) OO
6 5 (12.82%) BDD
6 5 (12.82%) Web Application Development
7 3 (7.69%) OOP
7 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.69%) SEO
7 3 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (2.56%) Kimball Methodology
9 1 (2.56%) Android Development
9 1 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (74.36%) VB.NET
2 28 (71.79%) C#
3 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
4 8 (20.51%) SQL
4 8 (20.51%) VB6
5 5 (12.82%) Ruby
6 2 (5.13%) XPath
6 2 (5.13%) VBA
6 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.13%) PHP
7 1 (2.56%) C
7 1 (2.56%) VBScript
7 1 (2.56%) Perl
7 1 (2.56%) C++
7 1 (2.56%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Xen
1 1 (2.56%) Postfix
1 1 (2.56%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) F5
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco
4 1 (2.56%) Sage
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