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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 83 39 91
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +52
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 9 64 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.95% 5.49% 0.098%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.11% 12.24% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9 61 1
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
427 523 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 44.99% 44.89% 43.47%
Number of salaries quoted 396 477 431
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Luton -20 5 £52,500 +23.52%
Bedford +2 3 £32,500 -13.33%
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 31 (100.00%) C#
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (83.87%) ASP.NET
3 25 (80.65%) SQL Server
4 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (77.42%) jQuery
5 23 (74.19%) JavaScript
6 20 (64.52%) SQL
7 19 (61.29%) HTML
8 18 (58.06%) SDLC
9 16 (51.61%) CSS
10 13 (41.94%) MVC
11 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
12 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 8 (25.81%) User Experience
13 8 (25.81%) Visual Studio
13 8 (25.81%) VB
14 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2008
15 6 (19.35%) Degree
16 5 (16.13%) Unit Testing
16 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
16 5 (16.13%) C
16 5 (16.13%) Windows
17 4 (12.90%) Client/Server
17 4 (12.90%) Intranet
17 4 (12.90%) MS Office
17 4 (12.90%) Scrum
17 4 (12.90%) HTML5
17 4 (12.90%) Mathematics

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Intranet
2 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (80.65%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.23%) MS Access
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.68%) Subversion
3 1 (3.23%) JIRA
3 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.45%) Automotive
2 1 (3.23%) Billing
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Developer
2 13 (41.94%) .NET Developer
3 9 (29.03%) Software Developer
4 8 (25.81%) Software Engineer
4 8 (25.81%) Senior Developer
4 8 (25.81%) .NET Software Engineer
4 8 (25.81%) .NET Software Developer
5 7 (22.58%) Senior .NET Developer
5 7 (22.58%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
5 7 (22.58%) Senior Software Developer
5 7 (22.58%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (16.13%) C# Developer
6 5 (16.13%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (12.90%) Software Manager
7 4 (12.90%) AWS Developer
7 4 (12.90%) Software Development Manager
7 4 (12.90%) Development Manager
8 2 (6.45%) Architect
8 2 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (3.23%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (83.87%) ASP.NET
3 24 (77.42%) jQuery
4 19 (61.29%) HTML
5 16 (51.61%) CSS
6 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 4 (12.90%) HTML5
9 3 (9.68%) WCF
9 3 (9.68%) WPF
9 3 (9.68%) XML
9 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
10 2 (6.45%) Kendo UI
10 2 (6.45%) CSS3
11 1 (3.23%) Velocity
11 1 (3.23%) WinForms
11 1 (3.23%) Web Services
11 1 (3.23%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) User Experience
2 4 (12.90%) Client/Server
2 4 (12.90%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (58.06%) SDLC
3 13 (41.94%) MVC
4 5 (16.13%) Unit Testing
4 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
5 4 (12.90%) Scrum
6 3 (9.68%) Web Design
6 3 (9.68%) MVVM
6 3 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (6.45%) Test Strategy
7 2 (6.45%) Software Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.45%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Project Management
8 1 (3.23%) Process Management
8 1 (3.23%) Workflow
8 1 (3.23%) Migration
8 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.23%) Manual Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (74.19%) JavaScript
3 20 (64.52%) SQL
4 8 (25.81%) VB
5 5 (16.13%) C
6 3 (9.68%) VB6
6 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
6 3 (9.68%) Java
7 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Telerik
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle