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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 57 79 80
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +1
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 25 15 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.66% 1.52% 1.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.14% 2.95% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 23
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £67,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
407 508 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 43.30% 51.42% 37.96%
Number of salaries quoted 358 470 425
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £53,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +13 9 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Luton +9 6 £35,000 -48.14%
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 62 (100.00%) .NET
2 55 (88.71%) SQL Server
3 51 (82.26%) ASP.NET
4 43 (69.35%) C#
5 41 (66.13%) SQL
6 21 (33.87%) Visual Studio
6 21 (33.87%) Microsoft
7 20 (32.26%) HTML
8 19 (30.65%) Degree
9 18 (29.03%) JavaScript
10 17 (27.42%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (20.97%) Automotive
11 13 (20.97%) VB
11 13 (20.97%) XML
11 13 (20.97%) Windows
12 12 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (17.74%) Oracle
14 10 (16.13%) CAD
14 10 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
15 9 (14.52%) Android
15 9 (14.52%) Computer Science
15 9 (14.52%) Aerospace
15 9 (14.52%) MS Office
15 9 (14.52%) MS Excel
16 8 (12.90%) UNIX
16 8 (12.90%) VBA
16 8 (12.90%) Migration
16 8 (12.90%) VB6
16 8 (12.90%) Web Development
16 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
1 3 (4.84%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (14.52%) MS Office
1 9 (14.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.61%) SalesLogix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (88.71%) SQL Server
2 17 (27.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (6.45%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.61%) SQLite
7 1 (1.61%) MS Access
7 1 (1.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (33.87%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.84%) Subversion
General
1 13 (20.97%) Automotive
2 9 (14.52%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.61%) Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 49 (79.03%) Developer
2 26 (41.94%) .NET Developer
3 15 (24.19%) Software Developer
4 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (12.90%) Graduate
5 8 (12.90%) C# Developer
5 8 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (11.29%) Applications Support
7 6 (9.68%) Support Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) Graduate Developer
7 6 (9.68%) Applications Support Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) VB.NET Developer
8 5 (8.06%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (8.06%) Lead Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Programmer
9 4 (6.45%) Web Developer
9 4 (6.45%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Graduate Software Developer
10 3 (4.84%) .NET Programmer
10 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (100.00%) .NET
2 51 (82.26%) ASP.NET
3 20 (32.26%) HTML
4 13 (20.97%) XML
5 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 7 (11.29%) jQuery
6 7 (11.29%) .NET Framework
6 7 (11.29%) WinForms
7 5 (8.06%) CSS
8 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (4.84%) Kendo UI
9 3 (4.84%) LINQ to SQL
9 3 (4.84%) WCF
10 1 (1.61%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (1.61%) Silverlight
10 1 (1.61%) CSS3
10 1 (1.61%) HTML5
10 1 (1.61%) Android SDK
10 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Computer Science
2 8 (12.90%) Visualisation
3 4 (6.45%) User Experience
4 3 (4.84%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.97%) Windows
2 9 (14.52%) Android
3 8 (12.90%) UNIX
3 8 (12.90%) Windows 7
3 8 (12.90%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (16.13%) CAD
3 8 (12.90%) Migration
3 8 (12.90%) Web Development
4 4 (6.45%) OO
4 4 (6.45%) MVC
4 4 (6.45%) Scrum
5 3 (4.84%) Web Design
5 3 (4.84%) Software Engineering
5 3 (4.84%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (4.84%) Web Application Development
5 3 (4.84%) OOP
6 2 (3.23%) CRM
6 2 (3.23%) Data Analysis
6 2 (3.23%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.61%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (1.61%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (1.61%) Unit Testing
7 1 (1.61%) Line Management
7 1 (1.61%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (69.35%) C#
2 41 (66.13%) SQL
3 18 (29.03%) JavaScript
4 13 (20.97%) VB
5 8 (12.90%) VBA
5 8 (12.90%) VB6
6 5 (8.06%) C++
7 3 (4.84%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.61%) Ruby
8 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.61%) XAML
8 1 (1.61%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (1.61%) VC++
8 1 (1.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (30.65%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) PhD
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) SCCM
1 1 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 21 (33.87%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.74%) Oracle
3 4 (6.45%) Business Objects
4 3 (4.84%) Telerik
5 2 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.61%) Altiris
6 1 (1.61%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.61%) Sage
6 1 (1.61%) Symantec
6 1 (1.61%) SAP
Bedfordshire
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago