The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 66 33 37
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +4
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 23 53 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.54% 7.73% 7.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.59% 12.13% 10.52%
Number of salaries quoted 21 46 59
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB.NET
East Sussex

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

Programming Languages Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
641 437 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 70.91% 63.70% 73.62%
Number of salaries quoted 561 348 535
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Brighton

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Brighton

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 59 (100.00%) C#
1 59 (100.00%) .NET
2 48 (81.36%) SQL Server
3 46 (77.97%) Visual Studio
4 32 (54.24%) VB
4 32 (54.24%) HTML
4 32 (54.24%) JavaScript
5 28 (47.46%) ASP.NET
5 28 (47.46%) CSS
6 24 (40.68%) MVC
6 24 (40.68%) Microsoft
6 24 (40.68%) Web Services
7 23 (38.98%) WCF
8 22 (37.29%) Silverlight
8 22 (37.29%) jQuery
8 22 (37.29%) VB6
8 22 (37.29%) HTML5
9 21 (35.59%) MS Excel
10 20 (33.90%) Web Development
10 20 (33.90%) .NET Framework
10 20 (33.90%) Team Foundation Server
10 20 (33.90%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 15 (25.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 15 (25.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 14 (23.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 13 (22.03%) SQL
14 12 (20.34%) XML
15 10 (16.95%) Degree
15 10 (16.95%) OO
16 6 (10.17%) T-SQL

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 4 (6.78%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (35.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (81.36%) SQL Server
2 20 (33.90%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 15 (25.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (25.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (23.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.39%) SQLite
7 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.69%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (1.69%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 46 (77.97%) Visual Studio
2 20 (33.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 4 (6.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 57 (96.61%) Developer
2 53 (89.83%) .NET Developer
3 26 (44.07%) C# Developer
4 24 (40.68%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (37.29%) .NET Web Developer
5 22 (37.29%) C# Web Developer
5 22 (37.29%) Web Developer
6 12 (20.34%) Senior Developer
6 12 (20.34%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.39%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (3.39%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (1.69%) Software Team Leader
9 1 (1.69%) .NET Software Engineer
9 1 (1.69%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
9 1 (1.69%) Software Development Team Leader
9 1 (1.69%) Software Engineer
9 1 (1.69%) Applications Support
9 1 (1.69%) Applications Developer
9 1 (1.69%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (54.24%) HTML
3 28 (47.46%) ASP.NET
3 28 (47.46%) CSS
4 24 (40.68%) Web Services
5 23 (38.98%) WCF
6 22 (37.29%) Silverlight
6 22 (37.29%) jQuery
6 22 (37.29%) HTML5
7 20 (33.90%) .NET Framework
8 12 (20.34%) XML
9 4 (6.78%) Ajax
10 3 (5.08%) WPF
11 2 (3.39%) XSLT
11 2 (3.39%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.39%) Algorithms
2 2 (3.39%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.68%) MVC
2 20 (33.90%) Web Development
3 10 (16.95%) OO
4 5 (8.47%) OOP
5 4 (6.78%) OOD
5 4 (6.78%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.39%) RAD
7 2 (3.39%) TDD
7 2 (3.39%) Automated Testing
7 2 (3.39%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.39%) Change Management
7 2 (3.39%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.39%) Integration Testing
7 2 (3.39%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.69%) Build Automation
8 1 (1.69%) MVVM
8 1 (1.69%) User Stories
8 1 (1.69%) Multithreading
8 1 (1.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) C#
2 32 (54.24%) VB
2 32 (54.24%) JavaScript
3 22 (37.29%) VB6
4 13 (22.03%) SQL
5 6 (10.17%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.08%) XAML
7 2 (3.39%) Java
7 2 (3.39%) Lua
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 24 (40.68%) Microsoft