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 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 63 91 91
Rank change year-on-year
+28 0
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 26 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.31% 1.36% 1.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.79% 2.81% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 18
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £37,500 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,200 £58,500 £40,750
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
449 569 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 39.84% 48.47% 41.96%
Number of salaries quoted 351 522 439
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 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 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 27 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
Luton +6 10 £36,250 -30.95%
Bedford +28 9 £33,000 -26.66%
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (91.11%) SQL Server
2 41 (91.11%) ASP.NET
3 35 (77.78%) C#
4 28 (62.22%) SQL
5 22 (48.89%) HTML
6 21 (46.67%) JavaScript
7 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (35.56%) jQuery
9 14 (31.11%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (28.89%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (28.89%) MVC
10 13 (28.89%) CSS
11 11 (24.44%) Windows
11 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
12 9 (20.00%) Visualisation
13 8 (17.78%) Degree
13 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 8 (17.78%) User Experience
13 8 (17.78%) Visual Studio
13 8 (17.78%) Oracle
13 8 (17.78%) Aerospace
13 8 (17.78%) Scrum
14 7 (15.56%) Automotive
14 7 (15.56%) Migration
14 7 (15.56%) UNIX
14 7 (15.56%) VBA
14 7 (15.56%) CAD
14 7 (15.56%) Microsoft

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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.

Applications
1 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SalesLogix
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.22%) Sage CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (91.11%) SQL Server
2 14 (31.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (28.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.67%) MS Access
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.89%) Subversion
3 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (17.78%) Aerospace
2 7 (15.56%) Automotive
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (77.78%) Developer
2 21 (46.67%) .NET Developer
3 12 (26.67%) Software Developer
4 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (17.78%) .NET Software Developer
6 6 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (13.33%) C# Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Applications Support
7 5 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (8.89%) .NET Software Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) Lead Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Software Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) DBA
9 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Programmer
9 3 (6.67%) Support Engineer
9 3 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
9 3 (6.67%) Web Developer
9 3 (6.67%) .NET Programmer
9 3 (6.67%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (91.11%) ASP.NET
3 22 (48.89%) HTML
4 16 (35.56%) jQuery
5 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (28.89%) CSS
6 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 4 (8.89%) Kendo UI
7 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (8.89%) .NET Framework
7 4 (8.89%) XML
8 2 (4.44%) Web Services
9 1 (2.22%) WinForms
9 1 (2.22%) SOAP
9 1 (2.22%) COM
9 1 (2.22%) WPF
9 1 (2.22%) LINQ to SQL
9 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (2.22%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Visualisation
2 8 (17.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (24.44%) Windows
2 7 (15.56%) Windows 7
2 7 (15.56%) UNIX
3 5 (11.11%) Android
4 4 (8.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (28.89%) MVC
3 8 (17.78%) Scrum
4 7 (15.56%) Migration
4 7 (15.56%) CAD
4 7 (15.56%) Web Development
5 4 (8.89%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (8.89%) Web Design
6 3 (6.67%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.22%) MVVM
7 1 (2.22%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.22%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.22%) ITIL
7 1 (2.22%) CRM
7 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 35 (77.78%) C#
2 28 (62.22%) SQL
3 21 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (15.56%) VBA
5 5 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 5 (11.11%) VB
6 4 (8.89%) VB6
7 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.22%) VC++
7 1 (2.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle
2 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.89%) Telerik
4 1 (2.22%) Altiris
4 1 (2.22%) Sage
4 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.22%) Symantec