The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 86 84 52
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -32
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 29 20 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.20% 1.73% 3.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.50% 4.18% 6.96%
Number of salaries quoted 28 20 38
Average salary £42,500 £31,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.09% -27.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,450 £39,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,100 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
644 479 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 48.94% 41.40% 52.00%
Number of salaries quoted 603 419 443
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB.NET
East of England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 10 £45,000 - 1
Luton -11 8 £42,500 +37.09% 2
Leighton Buzzard - 5 £37,500 - 2
Dunstable +16 3 £32,500 -7.14%
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 22 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 21 (47.73%) Windows
5 18 (40.91%) C#
6 17 (38.64%) SQL
7 13 (29.55%) WCF
8 11 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (20.45%) BizTalk Server
9 9 (20.45%) Web Services
9 9 (20.45%) Visual Studio
9 9 (20.45%) .NET Framework
9 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (18.18%) Degree
10 8 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (18.18%) Finance
10 8 (18.18%) Java
11 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
11 7 (15.91%) DNS
11 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
11 7 (15.91%) Firewall
11 7 (15.91%) PowerShell
12 6 (13.64%) VB6
12 6 (13.64%) MVC
12 6 (13.64%) Silverlight
12 6 (13.64%) VB
13 5 (11.36%) C++
13 5 (11.36%) MySQL
13 5 (11.36%) Oracle

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (20.45%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.82%) IIS
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) DNS
1 7 (15.91%) Firewall
2 4 (9.09%) IPsec
2 4 (9.09%) Kerberos
2 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.09%) LDAP
3 3 (6.82%) Internet
3 3 (6.82%) SAN
3 3 (6.82%) VPN
3 3 (6.82%) iSCSI
3 3 (6.82%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 11 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (11.36%) MySQL
5 5 (11.36%) RDBMS
5 5 (11.36%) SQLite
5 5 (11.36%) Relational Database
6 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Visual Studio
2 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.27%) NUnit
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 4 (9.09%) Marketing
3 3 (6.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (72.73%) Developer
2 20 (45.45%) .NET Developer
3 11 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 9 (20.45%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (15.91%) VB.NET Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Programmer
6 4 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (9.09%) .NET Programmer
6 4 (9.09%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Analyst Programmer
7 3 (6.82%) Architect
7 3 (6.82%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) DBA
7 3 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.82%) SQL DBA
7 3 (6.82%) Developer Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) .NET Analyst Programmer
8 2 (4.55%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 13 (29.55%) WCF
4 9 (20.45%) Web Services
4 9 (20.45%) .NET Framework
5 6 (13.64%) Silverlight
6 5 (11.36%) LINQ
6 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (9.09%) WinForms
7 4 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
7 4 (9.09%) NHibernate
7 4 (9.09%) XML
8 3 (6.82%) J2EE
8 3 (6.82%) Middleware
9 2 (4.55%) Apache Flex
9 2 (4.55%) Spring.NET
9 2 (4.55%) CSS
9 2 (4.55%) JSP
10 1 (2.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) N-Tier
2 4 (9.09%) PKI
3 3 (6.82%) Clustering
3 3 (6.82%) Replication
3 3 (6.82%) Open Source
4 1 (2.27%) W3C
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (47.73%) Windows
2 5 (11.36%) Windows XP
3 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (6.82%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.55%) Linux
5 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.64%) MVC
2 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
3 4 (9.09%) Server Monitoring
3 4 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 4 (9.09%) ITIL
4 3 (6.82%) UML
4 3 (6.82%) SOA
4 3 (6.82%) ETL
4 3 (6.82%) Web Development
4 3 (6.82%) TOGAF
4 3 (6.82%) Security Management
4 3 (6.82%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (6.82%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (6.82%) Data Transformation
5 2 (4.55%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (4.55%) TDD
5 2 (4.55%) AOP
5 2 (4.55%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.91%) C#
2 17 (38.64%) SQL
3 8 (18.18%) Java
4 7 (15.91%) PowerShell
5 6 (13.64%) VB6
5 6 (13.64%) VB
6 5 (11.36%) C++
6 5 (11.36%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 5 (11.36%) XAML
7 4 (9.09%) Ruby
7 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 4 (9.09%) T-SQL
8 3 (6.82%) Groovy
9 1 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) MCITP
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.09%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.27%) WAI
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (9.09%) NFS
1 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) HP SIM
1 4 (9.09%) MOM
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle
3 4 (9.09%) VMware
3 4 (9.09%) IBM
3 4 (9.09%) HP
3 4 (9.09%) Dell
3 4 (9.09%) CA
4 2 (4.55%) XMPie
4 2 (4.55%) Adobe
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £32000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leighton Buzzard
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago