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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 39 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 10 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.24% 1.33% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.76% 2.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 0
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
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
148 170 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 47.90% 45.33% 29.81%
Number of salaries quoted 134 146 74
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Bedford

VB.NET
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (93.75%) ASP.NET
3 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
4 8 (50.00%) Visualisation
5 7 (43.75%) Web Development
5 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
6 4 (25.00%) C#
7 3 (18.75%) HTML
7 3 (18.75%) Windows
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 3 (18.75%) SQL
7 3 (18.75%) WinForms
7 3 (18.75%) LINQ to SQL
7 3 (18.75%) Web Application Development
8 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 2 (12.50%) CSS
9 1 (6.25%) Web Services
9 1 (6.25%) XML
9 1 (6.25%) OOP
9 1 (6.25%) OOD
9 1 (6.25%) Scrum
9 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
9 1 (6.25%) HTML5
9 1 (6.25%) CSS3

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (43.75%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (87.50%) .NET Developer
3 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (37.50%) VB.NET Developer
5 5 (31.25%) Programmer
5 5 (31.25%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (25.00%) .NET Programmer
7 3 (18.75%) VB.NET Programmer
7 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Programmer
8 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Web Programmer
8 1 (6.25%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (93.75%) ASP.NET
3 3 (18.75%) HTML
3 3 (18.75%) WinForms
3 3 (18.75%) LINQ to SQL
4 2 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (6.25%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) XML
5 1 (6.25%) HTML5
5 1 (6.25%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Web Development
2 3 (18.75%) Web Application Development
3 1 (6.25%) OOP
3 1 (6.25%) OOD
3 1 (6.25%) Scrum
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
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Salary: Up to £35k plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago