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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 67 79 63
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 20 14 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.15% 1.41% 3.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.84% 2.81% 8.17%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 38
Average salary £33,750 £40,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £35,750 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,750 £43,950
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
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
413 498 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 44.41% 50.00% 39.95%
Number of salaries quoted 386 471 442
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +11 11 £32,500 -18.75% 1
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 82 (100.00%) .NET
2 67 (81.71%) SQL Server
3 62 (75.61%) ASP.NET
4 61 (74.39%) SQL
5 49 (59.76%) C#
6 27 (32.93%) Visual Studio
7 25 (30.49%) Microsoft
8 23 (28.05%) SQL Server 2008
9 22 (26.83%) HTML
10 21 (25.61%) JavaScript
11 20 (24.39%) VB
12 19 (23.17%) Degree
13 15 (18.29%) XML
13 15 (18.29%) Windows
13 15 (18.29%) WCF
14 14 (17.07%) MS Office
14 14 (17.07%) .NET Framework
15 13 (15.85%) WinForms
15 13 (15.85%) VB6
16 12 (14.63%) BizTalk Server
17 11 (13.41%) CAD
17 11 (13.41%) Automotive
17 11 (13.41%) Computer Science
18 10 (12.20%) Oracle
18 10 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
18 10 (12.20%) SQL Server 2005
18 10 (12.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 9 (10.98%) C++
19 9 (10.98%) OO
19 9 (10.98%) MS Excel

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 12 (14.63%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (10.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (17.07%) MS Office
2 9 (10.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.22%) Visualfiles
2 1 (1.22%) SalesLogix
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (81.71%) SQL Server
2 23 (28.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (12.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (10.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (10.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (9.76%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.44%) MySQL
7 2 (2.44%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.22%) MS Access
8 1 (1.22%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 27 (32.93%) Visual Studio
2 8 (9.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 8 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (13.41%) Automotive
2 8 (9.76%) Manufacturing
3 6 (7.32%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.44%) Legal
5 1 (1.22%) Law
5 1 (1.22%) Advertising
5 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 70 (85.37%) Developer
2 42 (51.22%) .NET Developer
3 15 (18.29%) Software Developer
4 14 (17.07%) C# Developer
4 14 (17.07%) VB.NET Developer
4 14 (17.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (14.63%) Graduate
6 10 (12.20%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (8.54%) Programmer
8 6 (7.32%) Support Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) Graduate Developer
8 6 (7.32%) .NET Programmer
9 5 (6.10%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (6.10%) Lead Developer
9 5 (6.10%) Applications Support Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Applications Support
10 4 (4.88%) Graduate Software Developer
11 3 (3.66%) VB.NET Programmer
11 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET Programmer
11 3 (3.66%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (100.00%) .NET
2 62 (75.61%) ASP.NET
3 22 (26.83%) HTML
4 15 (18.29%) XML
4 15 (18.29%) WCF
5 14 (17.07%) .NET Framework
6 13 (15.85%) WinForms
7 10 (12.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (7.32%) CSS
9 4 (4.88%) Web Services
9 4 (4.88%) LINQ to SQL
10 3 (3.66%) jQuery
11 1 (1.22%) CSLA
11 1 (1.22%) HTML5
11 1 (1.22%) Silverlight
11 1 (1.22%) LINQ
11 1 (1.22%) Ajax
11 1 (1.22%) Ruby on Rails
11 1 (1.22%) SOAP
11 1 (1.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.54%) Visualisation
2 7 (8.54%) Mathematics
3 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.29%) Windows
2 8 (9.76%) Android
2 8 (9.76%) Apple iOS
3 7 (8.54%) Windows 7
4 6 (7.32%) UNIX
5 1 (1.22%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.41%) CAD
2 10 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (10.98%) OO
4 8 (9.76%) Web Development
5 6 (7.32%) Migration
6 4 (4.88%) OOP
7 3 (3.66%) Software Engineering
7 3 (3.66%) Web Application Development
8 2 (2.44%) Data Transformation
8 2 (2.44%) Performance Management
8 2 (2.44%) ETL
8 2 (2.44%) Data Analysis
8 2 (2.44%) ITIL
8 2 (2.44%) CRM
9 1 (1.22%) ERP
9 1 (1.22%) OOD
9 1 (1.22%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.22%) Change Management
9 1 (1.22%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (1.22%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 61 (74.39%) SQL
2 49 (59.76%) C#
3 21 (25.61%) JavaScript
4 20 (24.39%) VB
5 13 (15.85%) VB6
6 9 (10.98%) C++
7 6 (7.32%) VBA
8 3 (3.66%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.44%) VBScript
9 2 (2.44%) Groovy
10 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.22%) Ruby
10 1 (1.22%) VC++
10 1 (1.22%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 1 (1.22%) XAML
10 1 (1.22%) Java
10 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (23.17%) Degree
2 6 (7.32%) PhD
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (30.49%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.20%) Oracle
3 8 (9.76%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.22%) Symantec
5 1 (1.22%) Altiris
5 1 (1.22%) SAP
5 1 (1.22%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.22%) Sage
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