The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 20 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 18 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 10.98% 4.94% 10.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.00% 7.41% 13.75%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 11
Average salary £32,750 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.12% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB.NET
Oxfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
75 54 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 45.73% 66.67% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 64 44 80
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Abingdon

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing VB.NET 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.NET.

1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (97.62%) SQL Server
2 41 (97.62%) ASP.NET
3 32 (76.19%) MVC
4 30 (71.43%) HTML
5 27 (64.29%) C#
6 26 (61.90%) SQL
7 22 (52.38%) JavaScript
7 22 (52.38%) CSS
8 20 (47.62%) .NET Framework
9 17 (40.48%) jQuery
10 14 (33.33%) HTML5
11 13 (30.95%) Java
12 12 (28.57%) C++
12 12 (28.57%) PHP
12 12 (28.57%) OO
12 12 (28.57%) SharePoint
12 12 (28.57%) Drupal
12 12 (28.57%) Degree
13 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (23.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
14 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
14 10 (23.81%) TDD
14 10 (23.81%) NUnit
15 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
15 9 (21.43%) T-SQL
16 8 (19.05%) Data Warehouse

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing VB.NET 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.NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 12 (28.57%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (97.62%) SQL Server
2 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) NUnit
2 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 42 (100.00%) Developer
2 26 (61.90%) .NET Developer
3 21 (50.00%) Software Developer
4 12 (28.57%) Consultant
5 11 (26.19%) C# Software Developer
5 11 (26.19%) C# Developer
6 10 (23.81%) .NET Software Developer
7 6 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (14.29%) .NET Consultant
7 6 (14.29%) Software Consultant
7 6 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
7 6 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
7 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (14.29%) SQL Developer
7 6 (14.29%) Senior Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Salesforce.com Developer
9 1 (2.38%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Junior Software Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (97.62%) ASP.NET
3 30 (71.43%) HTML
4 22 (52.38%) CSS
5 20 (47.62%) .NET Framework
6 17 (40.48%) jQuery
7 14 (33.33%) HTML5
8 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (23.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 6 (14.29%) ADO.NET
11 5 (11.90%) CSS3
11 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (2.38%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (14.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (76.19%) MVC
2 12 (28.57%) OO
3 10 (23.81%) TDD
4 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (19.05%) Waterfall
6 4 (9.52%) Data Privacy
6 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.38%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (64.29%) C#
2 26 (61.90%) SQL
3 22 (52.38%) JavaScript
4 13 (30.95%) Java
5 12 (28.57%) C++
5 12 (28.57%) PHP
6 9 (21.43%) T-SQL
7 8 (19.05%) Apex Code
8 1 (2.38%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Sage
1 8 (19.05%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft