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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 61 32 33
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +1
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 32 59 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.45% 7.81% 8.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.96% 12.42% 11.16%
Number of salaries quoted 30 55 65
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
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
645 475 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 69.58% 62.91% 73.42%
Number of salaries quoted 567 402 596
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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 29 December 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Brighton

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 75 (100.00%) C#
1 75 (100.00%) .NET
2 61 (81.33%) SQL Server
3 59 (78.67%) Visual Studio
4 44 (58.67%) VB
5 38 (50.67%) ASP.NET
6 36 (48.00%) HTML
6 36 (48.00%) JavaScript
7 34 (45.33%) VB6
8 32 (42.67%) CSS
9 30 (40.00%) Microsoft
10 29 (38.67%) MVC
11 28 (37.33%) WCF
12 27 (36.00%) Web Services
13 26 (34.67%) MS Excel
14 25 (33.33%) Web Development
14 25 (33.33%) .NET Framework
14 25 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 25 (33.33%) Silverlight
14 25 (33.33%) jQuery
14 25 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
14 25 (33.33%) HTML5
15 20 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 20 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 19 (25.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 14 (18.67%) OO
17 14 (18.67%) SQL
17 14 (18.67%) Degree
18 12 (16.00%) XML
19 10 (13.33%) Computer Science

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 4 (5.33%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (34.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (81.33%) SQL Server
2 25 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 20 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (25.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (8.00%) SQLite
6 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.33%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (1.33%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 59 (78.67%) Visual Studio
2 25 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.33%) Subversion
General
1 4 (5.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 73 (97.33%) Developer
2 57 (76.00%) .NET Developer
3 37 (49.33%) C# Developer
4 27 (36.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (33.33%) C# Web Developer
5 25 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
5 25 (33.33%) Web Developer
6 16 (21.33%) Senior Developer
7 12 (16.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (4.00%) VB Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.00%) VB6 Developer
10 2 (2.67%) .NET Software Developer
10 2 (2.67%) C# Software Developer
11 1 (1.33%) Software Development Team Leader
11 1 (1.33%) Software Team Leader
11 1 (1.33%) .NET Software Engineer
11 1 (1.33%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
11 1 (1.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (50.67%) ASP.NET
3 36 (48.00%) HTML
4 32 (42.67%) CSS
5 28 (37.33%) WCF
6 27 (36.00%) Web Services
7 25 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 25 (33.33%) Silverlight
7 25 (33.33%) jQuery
7 25 (33.33%) HTML5
8 12 (16.00%) XML
9 7 (9.33%) WPF
10 6 (8.00%) LINQ
11 4 (5.33%) Ajax
12 3 (4.00%) XSLT
13 1 (1.33%) XSL
13 1 (1.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.67%) Open Source
2 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (38.67%) MVC
2 25 (33.33%) Web Development
3 14 (18.67%) OO
4 5 (6.67%) OOP
5 4 (5.33%) OOD
5 4 (5.33%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.67%) TDD
7 2 (2.67%) Automated Testing
7 2 (2.67%) Software Engineering
7 2 (2.67%) Change Management
7 2 (2.67%) RAD
7 2 (2.67%) Unit Testing
7 2 (2.67%) Integration Testing
7 2 (2.67%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.33%) Multithreading
8 1 (1.33%) MVVM
8 1 (1.33%) Build Automation
8 1 (1.33%) User Stories
8 1 (1.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 75 (100.00%) C#
2 44 (58.67%) VB
3 36 (48.00%) JavaScript
4 34 (45.33%) VB6
5 14 (18.67%) SQL
6 7 (9.33%) T-SQL
7 6 (8.00%) Lua
8 3 (4.00%) XAML
9 2 (2.67%) Java
10 1 (1.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (18.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 30 (40.00%) Microsoft