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 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 21 21 38
Rank change year-on-year
0 +17
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 6.06% 1.56% 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.79% 2.38% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +9.09%
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
77 42 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 77.78% 65.63% 71.68%
Number of salaries quoted 59 27 87
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £45,000
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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (80.00%) CSS
3 8 (80.00%) XML
3 8 (80.00%) HTML
3 8 (80.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
4 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
4 6 (60.00%) MVC
4 6 (60.00%) Advertising
4 6 (60.00%) LINQ
5 5 (50.00%) WCF
6 4 (40.00%) jQuery
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (30.00%) WPF
7 3 (30.00%) Ajax
8 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 2 (20.00%) Degree
8 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (20.00%) VB6
8 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (20.00%) HTML5
8 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
8 2 (20.00%) N-Tier

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (60.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 4 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (40.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Development Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Junior
5 1 (10.00%) Junior C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Development Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) XML
3 6 (60.00%) LINQ
4 5 (50.00%) WCF
5 4 (40.00%) jQuery
6 3 (30.00%) Ajax
6 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (30.00%) WPF
7 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (20.00%) HTML5
7 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (20.00%) Web Services
7 2 (20.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Line Management
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (20.00%) VB
4 2 (20.00%) VB6
5 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
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