The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 39 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 9 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.21% 1.57% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.74% 3.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 0
Average salary £33,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,590 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -
VB.NET
Bedfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
103 199 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 36.79% 44.52% 42.16%
Number of salaries quoted 89 185 118
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £31,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Bedford

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (84.21%) SQL Server
2 16 (84.21%) ASP.NET
3 10 (52.63%) C#
4 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
4 9 (47.37%) SQL
4 9 (47.37%) Visualisation
5 8 (42.11%) HTML
6 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
7 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (31.58%) Web Development
8 5 (26.32%) MVC
8 5 (26.32%) Scrum
8 5 (26.32%) CSS
8 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (26.32%) jQuery
8 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (15.79%) Web Application Development
10 3 (15.79%) Windows
11 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
11 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
12 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (5.26%) Kendo UI
12 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1 (5.26%) LINQ to SQL
12 1 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
12 1 (5.26%) MVVM
12 1 (5.26%) VB

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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.

Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (84.21%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (57.89%) .NET Developer
3 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (26.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (26.32%) C# Developer
4 5 (26.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
5 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Programmer
5 3 (15.79%) VB.NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Programmer
5 3 (15.79%) .NET Programmer
5 3 (15.79%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) VB.NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (84.21%) ASP.NET
3 8 (42.11%) HTML
4 5 (26.32%) jQuery
4 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (26.32%) CSS
5 1 (5.26%) SOAP
5 1 (5.26%) Web Services
5 1 (5.26%) WinForms
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.26%) WPF
5 1 (5.26%) LINQ to SQL
5 1 (5.26%) Kendo UI
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (31.58%) Web Development
2 5 (26.32%) MVC
2 5 (26.32%) Scrum
3 3 (15.79%) Web Application Development
4 1 (5.26%) MVVM
4 1 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (5.26%) Web Design
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) C#
2 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
2 9 (47.37%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.26%) VB
4 1 (5.26%) VB6
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Telerik