The first table below looks at the demand for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Skipton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 17 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 Skipton region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 19 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Skipton 1.96% 14.58% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.78% 21.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Skipton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
36 33 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Skipton 70.59% 68.75% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 35 23 21
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB
North Yorkshire

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Skipton

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Skipton

VB
Salary Trend in Skipton

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

VB Salary Trend in Skipton

VB
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Skipton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Skipton 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 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MSI

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Skipton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Skipton 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#