The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 82 39 54
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +15
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 41 88 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.21% 5.57% 3.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.23% 9.06% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 37 87 47
Average salary £33,000 £31,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.45% -22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £25,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB.NET
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
969 971 824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 52.24% 61.42% 52.28%
Number of salaries quoted 839 898 748
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,450 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Bristol

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Bristol

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

1 100 (100.00%) .NET
2 84 (84.00%) C#
3 64 (64.00%) SQL Server
4 57 (57.00%) ASP.NET
5 53 (53.00%) SQL
6 35 (35.00%) HTML
7 32 (32.00%) VB
7 32 (32.00%) CSS
8 29 (29.00%) Visual Studio
9 26 (26.00%) JavaScript
9 26 (26.00%) Microsoft
9 26 (26.00%) VB6
10 23 (23.00%) Web Services
10 23 (23.00%) .NET Framework
11 22 (22.00%) T-SQL
11 22 (22.00%) MVC
12 20 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 19 (19.00%) Windows
14 18 (18.00%) Degree
14 18 (18.00%) jQuery
15 17 (17.00%) Oracle
16 16 (16.00%) C++
17 15 (15.00%) XML
17 15 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
18 14 (14.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 14 (14.00%) WCF
19 13 (13.00%) Scrum
20 12 (12.00%) MS Excel
21 11 (11.00%) Classic ASP
21 11 (11.00%) MySQL

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (4.00%) CMS
2 3 (3.00%) Kentico
2 3 (3.00%) IIS
3 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 12 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.00%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.00%) Extranet
2 2 (2.00%) Internet
3 1 (1.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (64.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (11.00%) MySQL
4 10 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (9.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (9.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (7.00%) QlikView
7 7 (7.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (7.00%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (7.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (3.00%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (2.00%) Informix
10 2 (2.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 2 (2.00%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (2.00%) MS Access
10 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database
10 2 (2.00%) ActiveReports
Development Applications
1 29 (29.00%) Visual Studio
2 11 (11.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (6.00%) MSBuild
4 2 (2.00%) Subversion
4 2 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.00%) MSI
5 1 (1.00%) PVCS
5 1 (1.00%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (8.00%) Advertising
2 5 (5.00%) Games
3 2 (2.00%) Local Government
4 1 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 89 (89.00%) Developer
2 50 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 17 (17.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 15 (15.00%) C# Developer
5 14 (14.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (13.00%) Junior Developer
6 13 (13.00%) Junior
7 10 (10.00%) Software Developer
8 7 (7.00%) Business Developer
8 7 (7.00%) Junior .NET Developer
8 7 (7.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 6 (6.00%) Automation Tester
9 6 (6.00%) Tester
9 6 (6.00%) Graduate
9 6 (6.00%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (5.00%) SQL Developer
10 5 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
10 5 (5.00%) Trainee
10 5 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (4.00%) Junior VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (100.00%) .NET
2 57 (57.00%) ASP.NET
3 35 (35.00%) HTML
4 32 (32.00%) CSS
5 23 (23.00%) Web Services
5 23 (23.00%) .NET Framework
6 18 (18.00%) jQuery
7 15 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (15.00%) XML
8 14 (14.00%) WCF
8 14 (14.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 11 (11.00%) WPF
9 11 (11.00%) Classic ASP
10 10 (10.00%) LINQ
11 9 (9.00%) WinForms
12 8 (8.00%) COM
12 8 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (7.00%) MDX
14 6 (6.00%) HTML5
15 4 (4.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 9 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.00%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.00%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.00%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.00%) User Experience
7 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.00%) Open Source
7 1 (1.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.00%) Windows
2 2 (2.00%) Linux
3 1 (1.00%) Android
3 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.00%) Solaris
3 1 (1.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.00%) MVC
2 13 (13.00%) Scrum
3 11 (11.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (9.00%) E-Commerce
5 7 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (7.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (6.00%) Performance Testing
6 6 (6.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (6.00%) Mentoring
7 5 (5.00%) Game Development
7 5 (5.00%) Workflow
7 5 (5.00%) OOP
7 5 (5.00%) OO
8 4 (4.00%) Project Management
8 4 (4.00%) TDD
8 4 (4.00%) SOA
9 3 (3.00%) Time Management
9 3 (3.00%) Refactoring
9 3 (3.00%) Business Analysis
9 3 (3.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 84 (84.00%) C#
2 53 (53.00%) SQL
3 32 (32.00%) VB
4 26 (26.00%) JavaScript
4 26 (26.00%) VB6
5 22 (22.00%) T-SQL
6 16 (16.00%) C++
7 8 (8.00%) VBScript
8 7 (7.00%) Java
9 3 (3.00%) C
10 2 (2.00%) VBA
10 2 (2.00%) VC++
10 2 (2.00%) XPath
10 2 (2.00%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.00%) R
11 1 (1.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (18.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 26 (26.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (17.00%) Oracle
3 7 (7.00%) Logi Analytics
3 7 (7.00%) Tableau
4 4 (4.00%) Metastorm
5 3 (3.00%) Sage
6 1 (1.00%) ESRI
6 1 (1.00%) VMware
6 1 (1.00%) Sitecore
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 43,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago