The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 66 81 93
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +12
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 26 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.41% 1.75% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.79% 3.45% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 25 17 9
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £67,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,590 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -
VB.NET
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
449 521 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 41.69% 50.58% 41.19%
Number of salaries quoted 362 475 414
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

VB.NET
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 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
Bedford +18 9 £31,750 -29.44%
Luton +4 8 £35,000 -33.33%
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 46 (86.79%) SQL Server
3 45 (84.91%) ASP.NET
4 40 (75.47%) C#
5 34 (64.15%) SQL
6 22 (41.51%) HTML
7 20 (37.74%) JavaScript
8 16 (30.19%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (26.42%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (24.53%) jQuery
11 13 (24.53%) Degree
11 13 (24.53%) Windows
11 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
12 12 (22.64%) CSS
13 11 (20.75%) Oracle
13 11 (20.75%) MS Excel
13 11 (20.75%) Visual Studio
13 11 (20.75%) MVC
13 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (18.87%) Visualisation
14 10 (18.87%) Automotive
15 9 (16.98%) Aerospace
16 8 (15.09%) Migration
16 8 (15.09%) Scrum
16 8 (15.09%) CAD
16 8 (15.09%) VB
16 8 (15.09%) VBA
16 8 (15.09%) UNIX
16 8 (15.09%) Android

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (20.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.89%) SalesLogix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (86.79%) SQL Server
2 16 (30.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (26.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.77%) MS Access
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.89%) SQLite
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (20.75%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.66%) Subversion
3 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (18.87%) Automotive
2 9 (16.98%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.89%) Marketing
3 1 (1.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 42 (79.25%) Developer
2 24 (45.28%) .NET Developer
3 12 (22.64%) Software Developer
4 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (13.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (13.21%) C# Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Applications Support
6 6 (11.32%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (9.43%) VB.NET Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Applications Support Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Support Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Programmer
8 4 (7.55%) Lead Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Web Developer
8 4 (7.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (5.66%) .NET Programmer
9 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET Programmer
9 3 (5.66%) DBA
10 2 (3.77%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (84.91%) ASP.NET
3 22 (41.51%) HTML
4 13 (24.53%) jQuery
5 12 (22.64%) CSS
6 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 5 (9.43%) XML
10 3 (5.66%) Kendo UI
10 3 (5.66%) LINQ to SQL
10 3 (5.66%) .NET Framework
10 3 (5.66%) WinForms
11 2 (3.77%) Web Services
12 1 (1.89%) WPF
12 1 (1.89%) Silverlight
12 1 (1.89%) Ruby on Rails
12 1 (1.89%) HTML5
12 1 (1.89%) CSS3
12 1 (1.89%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Visualisation
2 6 (11.32%) User Experience
3 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.53%) Windows
2 8 (15.09%) UNIX
2 8 (15.09%) Android
2 8 (15.09%) Windows 7
3 7 (13.21%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.75%) MVC
3 8 (15.09%) Migration
3 8 (15.09%) Scrum
3 8 (15.09%) CAD
3 8 (15.09%) Web Development
4 3 (5.66%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (5.66%) Web Application Development
4 3 (5.66%) Web Design
5 2 (3.77%) CRM
5 2 (3.77%) Software Engineering
6 1 (1.89%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (1.89%) MVVM
6 1 (1.89%) Unit Testing
6 1 (1.89%) Line Management
6 1 (1.89%) ERP
6 1 (1.89%) OOD
6 1 (1.89%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.89%) ITIL
6 1 (1.89%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (75.47%) C#
2 34 (64.15%) SQL
3 20 (37.74%) JavaScript
4 8 (15.09%) VB
4 8 (15.09%) VBA
5 4 (7.55%) T-SQL
5 4 (7.55%) VB6
6 1 (1.89%) Ruby
6 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.89%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (1.89%) VBScript
6 1 (1.89%) C++
6 1 (1.89%) VC++
6 1 (1.89%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) VCP4
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) SCCM
1 1 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.75%) Oracle
3 3 (5.66%) Telerik
4 2 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.89%) Altiris
5 1 (1.89%) SAP
5 1 (1.89%) Symantec
5 1 (1.89%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.89%) Sage