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 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 71 63 78
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 12 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.53% 2.36% 1.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.63% 5.68% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 17
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,650 £30,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £67,500
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
331 405 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 42.11% 41.54% 51.53%
Number of salaries quoted 302 350 482
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 February 2016.

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 February 2016. 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 +5 4 £29,250 -16.42%
Bedford -6 1 £37,500 +20.96%
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (96.15%) C#
3 24 (92.31%) Java
4 20 (76.92%) J2EE
4 20 (76.92%) Identity Management
4 20 (76.92%) Management Information System
4 20 (76.92%) Information Security
4 20 (76.92%) Identity Access Management
5 19 (73.08%) Degree
5 19 (73.08%) Computer Science
6 12 (46.15%) SQL
6 12 (46.15%) Windows
7 11 (42.31%) Service Delivery
7 11 (42.31%) Root Cause Analysis
7 11 (42.31%) ITIL
8 10 (38.46%) VB
9 9 (34.62%) Requirements Analysis
9 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
9 9 (34.62%) Presales
10 5 (19.23%) CSS
10 5 (19.23%) HTML
10 5 (19.23%) jQuery
11 4 (15.38%) SDLC
11 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
11 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
11 4 (15.38%) MS Office
11 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
11 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
11 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
11 4 (15.38%) Microsoft

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 4 (15.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Intranet
2 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) AccuRev
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.85%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 10 (38.46%) Analyst
3 10 (38.46%) Support Analyst
4 9 (34.62%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (34.62%) C# Developer
4 9 (34.62%) Consultant
4 9 (34.62%) Identity and Access Management Analyst
4 9 (34.62%) Software Consultant
4 9 (34.62%) Software Developer
5 8 (30.77%) .NET Software Developer
5 8 (30.77%) C# Software Developer
5 8 (30.77%) J2EE Consultant
5 8 (30.77%) J2EE Developer
6 4 (15.38%) Java Consultant
6 4 (15.38%) Java Developer
6 4 (15.38%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (15.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (7.69%) VB.NET Developer
8 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (76.92%) J2EE
3 5 (19.23%) CSS
3 5 (19.23%) HTML
3 5 (19.23%) jQuery
4 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 4 (15.38%) CSS3
4 4 (15.38%) HTML5
5 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.85%) WinForms
5 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (76.92%) Management Information System
2 19 (73.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Identity Access Management
1 20 (76.92%) Identity Management
1 20 (76.92%) Information Security
2 11 (42.31%) ITIL
2 11 (42.31%) Root Cause Analysis
2 11 (42.31%) Service Delivery
3 9 (34.62%) Presales
3 9 (34.62%) Requirements Analysis
3 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
4 4 (15.38%) SDLC
5 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.85%) Migration
6 1 (3.85%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (3.85%) Scrum
6 1 (3.85%) Web Design
6 1 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) C#
2 24 (92.31%) Java
3 12 (46.15%) SQL
4 10 (38.46%) VB
5 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.85%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (73.08%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft