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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 27 25 40
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 4 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 3.13% 5.59% 0.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.26% 8.42% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 0
Average salary £32,750 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
94 95 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 73.44% 66.43% 34.05%
Number of salaries quoted 30 76 45
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Belfast

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) C#
3 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
3 7 (77.78%) Computer Science
4 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 5 (55.56%) SQL
5 5 (55.56%) MVC
6 4 (44.44%) Degree
6 4 (44.44%) OO
7 3 (33.33%) HNC
7 3 (33.33%) HND
7 3 (33.33%) Windows
7 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
7 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
7 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 3 (33.33%) Refactoring
7 3 (33.33%) WCF
7 3 (33.33%) WPF
7 3 (33.33%) Silverlight
8 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 2 (22.22%) HTML
8 2 (22.22%) CSS
8 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 1 (11.11%) MS Office
9 1 (11.11%) XML
9 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
9 1 (11.11%) OOD
9 1 (11.11%) Java
9 1 (11.11%) J2EE

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Software Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Graduate
6 1 (11.11%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 3 (33.33%) WCF
3 3 (33.33%) WPF
3 3 (33.33%) Silverlight
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 1 (11.11%) XML
5 1 (11.11%) J2EE
5 1 (11.11%) jQuery
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Statistics
2 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 1 (11.11%) Physics
2 1 (11.11%) Chemistry
2 1 (11.11%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) MVC
3 4 (44.44%) OO
4 3 (33.33%) Refactoring
5 1 (11.11%) OOD
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) HNC
2 3 (33.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
Belfast, County Antrim
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Salary: £23000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
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