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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 68 67 59
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 62 76 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.15% 3.88% 3.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.63% 6.53% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 57 67 60
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +8.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,800 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £63,500 £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
1101 1163 980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 55.97% 59.40% 57.68%
Number of salaries quoted 955 1027 867
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 18 December 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Bristol

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 103 (100.00%) .NET
2 90 (87.38%) C#
3 85 (82.52%) SQL Server
4 69 (66.99%) ASP.NET
5 47 (45.63%) SQL
6 37 (35.92%) MVC
7 34 (33.01%) VB
8 31 (30.10%) .NET Framework
9 29 (28.16%) jQuery
9 29 (28.16%) Oracle
9 29 (28.16%) XML
10 28 (27.18%) Visual Studio
10 28 (27.18%) JavaScript
10 28 (27.18%) Web Services
10 28 (27.18%) Microsoft
11 27 (26.21%) CSS
12 26 (25.24%) HTML
13 24 (23.30%) SQL Server 2008
14 23 (22.33%) ASP.NET MVC
15 22 (21.36%) Agile Software Development
16 20 (19.42%) Degree
16 20 (19.42%) WCF
16 20 (19.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 19 (18.45%) MySQL
18 18 (17.48%) Finance
19 17 (16.50%) VB6
20 16 (15.53%) Scrum
20 16 (15.53%) T-SQL
20 16 (15.53%) LINQ
21 14 (13.59%) Windows

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 (3.88%) CMS
2 3 (2.91%) Kentico
3 2 (1.94%) IIS
3 2 (1.94%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 13 (12.62%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.85%) MS Office
3 3 (2.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.88%) Extranet
2 1 (0.97%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (82.52%) SQL Server
2 24 (23.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (18.45%) MySQL
4 9 (8.74%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (6.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (6.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (4.85%) Relational Database
6 5 (4.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (4.85%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (4.85%) MS Access
7 4 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.91%) OLTP
8 3 (2.91%) OLAP
8 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (27.18%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.85%) Subversion
2 5 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.88%) NUnit
4 3 (2.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (2.91%) MSTest
4 3 (2.91%) Moq
5 2 (1.94%) PVCS
5 2 (1.94%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (17.48%) Finance
2 11 (10.68%) Advertising
2 11 (10.68%) Retail
3 5 (4.85%) Marketing
4 3 (2.91%) Games
5 2 (1.94%) Local Government
5 2 (1.94%) Law
6 1 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.97%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 94 (91.26%) Developer
2 63 (61.17%) .NET Developer
3 12 (11.65%) Software Developer
4 9 (8.74%) Junior
4 9 (8.74%) C# Developer
4 9 (8.74%) Junior Developer
4 9 (8.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (7.77%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
5 8 (7.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (7.77%) .NET Software Developer
6 7 (6.80%) Senior .NET Developer
6 7 (6.80%) Junior .NET Developer
6 7 (6.80%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (6.80%) Senior Developer
7 6 (5.83%) Graduate
7 6 (5.83%) VB.NET Developer
8 5 (4.85%) Applications Developer
9 4 (3.88%) Software Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) SQL Developer
10 3 (2.91%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (100.00%) .NET
2 69 (66.99%) ASP.NET
3 31 (30.10%) .NET Framework
4 29 (28.16%) XML
4 29 (28.16%) jQuery
5 28 (27.18%) Web Services
6 27 (26.21%) CSS
7 26 (25.24%) HTML
8 23 (22.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (19.42%) WCF
9 20 (19.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 16 (15.53%) LINQ
11 10 (9.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 10 (9.71%) XSLT
12 9 (8.74%) WPF
13 8 (7.77%) WinForms
13 8 (7.77%) Ajax
13 8 (7.77%) Classic ASP
14 5 (4.85%) ADO.NET
14 5 (4.85%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.71%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.83%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.88%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.91%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.94%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.97%) GIS
7 1 (0.97%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.59%) Windows
2 2 (1.94%) Android
2 2 (1.94%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.97%) Linux
3 1 (0.97%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (35.92%) MVC
2 22 (21.36%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (15.53%) Scrum
4 12 (11.65%) Software Engineering
4 12 (11.65%) Unit Testing
5 11 (10.68%) TDD
6 10 (9.71%) Logistics
6 10 (9.71%) E-Commerce
7 9 (8.74%) OO
7 9 (8.74%) OOP
8 7 (6.80%) Web Development
8 7 (6.80%) Web Application Development
9 6 (5.83%) Mentoring
9 6 (5.83%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (4.85%) Dependency Injection
10 5 (4.85%) BDD
11 4 (3.88%) Time Management
11 4 (3.88%) Business Analysis
11 4 (3.88%) Workflow
11 4 (3.88%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 90 (87.38%) C#
2 47 (45.63%) SQL
3 34 (33.01%) VB
4 28 (27.18%) JavaScript
5 17 (16.50%) VB6
6 16 (15.53%) T-SQL
7 9 (8.74%) VBScript
8 7 (6.80%) C++
9 5 (4.85%) Java
10 3 (2.91%) PHP
10 3 (2.91%) VC++
10 3 (2.91%) C
10 3 (2.91%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.97%) Python
11 1 (0.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (19.42%) Degree
2 4 (3.88%) MCP
2 4 (3.88%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.91%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.97%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.91%) SLA
2 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.97%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 29 (28.16%) Oracle
2 28 (27.18%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.85%) Metastorm
3 5 (4.85%) Facebook
4 1 (0.97%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.97%) Sage
4 1 (0.97%) ESRI
Bristol
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol
Noir Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago