The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 15 34 30
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -4
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 2 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 4.26% 3.62% 4.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.06% 4.95% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 7
Average salary £25,000 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.24% -12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
VB.NET
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Programming Languages Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
33 101 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 70.21% 73.19% 67.12%
Number of salaries quoted 28 36 78
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,650 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Belfast region.

VB.NET Salary Trend in Belfast

VB.NET
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VB6
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft