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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 63 48 42
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -6
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 49 31 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.00% 4.53% 5.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.86% 6.25% 8.25%
Number of salaries quoted 39 31 45
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,500 £42,000
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
836 496 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 68.30% 72.41% 68.02%
Number of salaries quoted 723 459 530
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 22 August 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Brighton

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 114 (100.00%) .NET
2 109 (95.61%) C#
3 105 (92.11%) SQL Server
4 73 (64.04%) Visual Studio
5 70 (61.40%) ASP.NET
6 66 (57.89%) VB
7 49 (42.98%) VB6
8 41 (35.96%) HTML
9 40 (35.09%) CSS
10 39 (34.21%) OO
11 35 (30.70%) MVC
11 35 (30.70%) WCF
12 32 (28.07%) Web Services
13 31 (27.19%) SQL
13 31 (27.19%) Degree
14 30 (26.32%) jQuery
14 30 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
14 30 (26.32%) JavaScript
15 29 (25.44%) HTML5
15 29 (25.44%) Computer Science
16 28 (24.56%) .NET Framework
17 26 (22.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 26 (22.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 26 (22.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 25 (21.93%) ISO 9001
19 24 (21.05%) Web Development
19 24 (21.05%) Silverlight
20 23 (20.18%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
20 23 (20.18%) Microsoft
21 22 (19.30%) SQLite

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 7 (6.14%) Node.js
2 1 (0.88%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (92.11%) SQL Server
2 26 (22.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 26 (22.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 26 (22.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 23 (20.18%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 22 (19.30%) SQLite
5 7 (6.14%) NoSQL
5 7 (6.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.63%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.75%) MS Access
8 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 73 (64.04%) Visual Studio
2 30 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (6.14%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 14 (12.28%) Finance
2 5 (4.39%) Publishing
3 3 (2.63%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 111 (97.37%) Developer
2 57 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 56 (49.12%) C# Developer
4 25 (21.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (21.05%) Web Developer
5 24 (21.05%) C# Web Developer
5 24 (21.05%) .NET Web Developer
6 10 (8.77%) Senior Developer
7 9 (7.89%) Analyst
8 8 (7.02%) VB Developer
8 8 (7.02%) VB6 Developer
9 7 (6.14%) Senior C# Developer
10 6 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
11 5 (4.39%) Architect
12 4 (3.51%) Junior
12 4 (3.51%) Applications Developer
12 4 (3.51%) Junior Developer
12 4 (3.51%) VB.NET Developer
12 4 (3.51%) Graduate
12 4 (3.51%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (100.00%) .NET
2 70 (61.40%) ASP.NET
3 41 (35.96%) HTML
4 40 (35.09%) CSS
5 35 (30.70%) WCF
6 32 (28.07%) Web Services
7 30 (26.32%) jQuery
8 29 (25.44%) HTML5
9 28 (24.56%) .NET Framework
10 24 (21.05%) Silverlight
11 22 (19.30%) LINQ
11 22 (19.30%) WPF
12 8 (7.02%) XML
13 7 (6.14%) RESTful
13 7 (6.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 7 (6.14%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (6.14%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (6.14%) XSL
13 7 (6.14%) XSLT
13 7 (6.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (25.44%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.14%) Social Media
2 7 (6.14%) BBC
3 3 (2.63%) N-Tier
3 3 (2.63%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (34.21%) OO
2 35 (30.70%) MVC
3 24 (21.05%) Web Development
4 13 (11.40%) TDD
5 10 (8.77%) Project Management
6 9 (7.89%) OOP
7 8 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (6.14%) BDD
8 7 (6.14%) Web Application Development
8 7 (6.14%) UML
8 7 (6.14%) E-Commerce
9 6 (5.26%) Use Case
10 5 (4.39%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (4.39%) Systems Analysis
11 4 (3.51%) SOA
11 4 (3.51%) SSADM
12 3 (2.63%) Unit Testing
12 3 (2.63%) Web Accessibility
12 3 (2.63%) Software Testing
12 3 (2.63%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 109 (95.61%) C#
2 66 (57.89%) VB
3 49 (42.98%) VB6
4 31 (27.19%) SQL
5 30 (26.32%) JavaScript
6 22 (19.30%) Lua
7 19 (16.67%) T-SQL
8 12 (10.53%) Java
9 7 (6.14%) Ruby
10 4 (3.51%) VBScript
11 3 (2.63%) XPath
12 2 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (27.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (21.93%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.75%) SLA
Vendors
1 23 (20.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.14%) Sony
2 7 (6.14%) Yahoo!
2 7 (6.14%) Google
2 7 (6.14%) Facebook
2 7 (6.14%) Apple
3 2 (1.75%) Sybase