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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 89 63 55
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -8
Permanent jobs citing VB 4 28 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.41% 2.69% 3.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.75% 4.85% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 26 23
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £30,000 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £47,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
531 577 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 54.97% 55.48% 49.24%
Number of salaries quoted 494 468 311
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
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 28 July 2015. 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 -18 2 £43,000 -4.44%
Middlesbrough -6 1 £40,000 +33.33%
VB
Yorkshire

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) VB6
3 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 6 (50.00%) HTML
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) XML
3 6 (50.00%) CSS
4 5 (41.67%) C#
4 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
5 4 (33.33%) XSLT
5 4 (33.33%) Classic ASP
5 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 4 (33.33%) Ajax
5 4 (33.33%) jQuery
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (16.67%) WinForms
7 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
7 2 (16.67%) C++
7 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Web Development
7 2 (16.67%) UX Design
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (16.67%) User Experience
8 1 (8.33%) SDLC
8 1 (8.33%) AccuRev
8 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems

VB
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) AccuRev
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) VB Developer
3 4 (33.33%) ASP Developer
3 4 (33.33%) VB6 Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Classic ASP Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) WinForms Developer
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Access Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
1 6 (50.00%) XML
1 6 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (33.33%) XSLT
2 4 (33.33%) Classic ASP
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (33.33%) Ajax
2 4 (33.33%) jQuery
3 3 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) WinForms
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (8.33%) DAO
5 1 (8.33%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Web Development
2 2 (16.67%) UX Design
3 1 (8.33%) SDLC
3 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (8.33%) OOP
3 1 (8.33%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) VB6
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (41.67%) C#
4 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 2 (16.67%) C++
6 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft