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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 90 92 47
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -45
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 46 37 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.43% 2.09% 5.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.91% 4.08% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 40 32 82
Average salary £37,500 £32,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.50% +9.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £24,875 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £37,500 £37,950
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
1175 906 956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 62.07% 51.24% 61.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1068 769 888
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 4 September 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Bristol

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 85 (100.00%) .NET
2 78 (91.76%) C#
3 62 (72.94%) ASP.NET
4 44 (51.76%) SQL
5 43 (50.59%) MVC
6 41 (48.24%) SQL Server
7 38 (44.71%) JavaScript
7 38 (44.71%) HTML
8 36 (42.35%) CSS
9 35 (41.18%) jQuery
10 28 (32.94%) Finance
11 24 (28.24%) .NET Framework
11 24 (28.24%) T-SQL
12 21 (24.71%) SDLC
13 19 (22.35%) Entity Framework
13 19 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (21.18%) XML
15 17 (20.00%) Xamarin
16 16 (18.82%) Windows
16 16 (18.82%) WCF
16 16 (18.82%) WPF
17 15 (17.65%) Web Services
17 15 (17.65%) OO
17 15 (17.65%) Unit Testing
17 15 (17.65%) Mentoring
18 13 (15.29%) OOP
18 13 (15.29%) Team Foundation Server
19 12 (14.12%) ASP.NET MVC
19 12 (14.12%) Scrum
20 11 (12.94%) Degree

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 1 (1.18%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (12.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (48.24%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (9.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (8.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (4.71%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.53%) OLTP
6 3 (3.53%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (3.53%) OLAP
6 3 (3.53%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (3.53%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.53%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (15.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (9.41%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.53%) Subversion
3 3 (3.53%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.53%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.18%) AccuRev
4 1 (1.18%) JIRA
General
1 28 (32.94%) Finance
2 4 (4.71%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.53%) Electronics
3 3 (3.53%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.53%) Marketing
3 3 (3.53%) French Language
3 3 (3.53%) German Language
3 3 (3.53%) Spanish Language
4 2 (2.35%) Advertising
5 1 (1.18%) Banking
5 1 (1.18%) Legal
5 1 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.18%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 73 (85.88%) Developer
2 64 (75.29%) .NET Developer
3 19 (22.35%) Senior Developer
4 16 (18.82%) Senior .NET Developer
5 14 (16.47%) C# Developer
5 14 (16.47%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (14.12%) VB.NET Developer
7 11 (12.94%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (10.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (7.06%) Architect
10 5 (5.88%) Graduate
11 4 (4.71%) Applications Developer
12 3 (3.53%) Support Analyst
12 3 (3.53%) Data Architect
12 3 (3.53%) Solutions Architect
12 3 (3.53%) Analyst
12 3 (3.53%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 3 (3.53%) Data Warehouse Architect
13 2 (2.35%) Senior C# Developer
13 2 (2.35%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (100.00%) .NET
2 62 (72.94%) ASP.NET
3 38 (44.71%) HTML
4 36 (42.35%) CSS
5 35 (41.18%) jQuery
6 24 (28.24%) .NET Framework
7 19 (22.35%) Entity Framework
8 18 (21.18%) XML
9 16 (18.82%) WCF
9 16 (18.82%) WPF
10 15 (17.65%) Web Services
11 12 (14.12%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (10.59%) WinForms
12 9 (10.59%) Ajax
13 8 (9.41%) LINQ
14 7 (8.24%) HTML5
14 7 (8.24%) CSS3
14 7 (8.24%) ASP.NET Web API
15 6 (7.06%) REST
15 6 (7.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (7.06%) N-Tier
3 4 (4.71%) Client/Server
3 4 (4.71%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.53%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.53%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.53%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.53%) DTV
5 2 (2.35%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.18%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (1.18%) W3C
6 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.82%) Windows
2 4 (4.71%) Windows Mobile
2 4 (4.71%) Android
2 4 (4.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (50.59%) MVC
2 21 (24.71%) SDLC
3 19 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (17.65%) Unit Testing
4 15 (17.65%) OO
4 15 (17.65%) Mentoring
5 13 (15.29%) OOP
6 12 (14.12%) Scrum
7 9 (10.59%) E-Commerce
7 9 (10.59%) Project Planning
8 7 (8.24%) Web Development
8 7 (8.24%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (7.06%) Project Management
10 5 (5.88%) UML
10 5 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (4.71%) TDD
11 4 (4.71%) Mobile Application Development
12 3 (3.53%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (3.53%) Kimball Methodology
12 3 (3.53%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 78 (91.76%) C#
2 44 (51.76%) SQL
3 38 (44.71%) JavaScript
4 24 (28.24%) T-SQL
5 8 (9.41%) PL/SQL
6 5 (5.88%) VB
7 2 (2.35%) VBScript
8 1 (1.18%) VB6
8 1 (1.18%) PHP
8 1 (1.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (12.94%) Degree
2 3 (3.53%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.53%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.35%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.06%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (20.00%) Xamarin
2 11 (12.94%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.94%) Oracle
3 3 (3.53%) Sybase
3 3 (3.53%) SAP
3 3 (3.53%) Cognos
3 3 (3.53%) IBM