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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 68 66 54
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 61 57 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.13% 3.33% 4.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.68% 5.59% 6.66%
Number of salaries quoted 60 51 70
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £62,500 £40,000
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
1074 1019 1066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 55.11% 59.52% 63.41%
Number of salaries quoted 955 910 959
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £24,450
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £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 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 30 January 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Bristol

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 112 (100.00%) .NET
2 96 (85.71%) C#
3 89 (79.46%) SQL Server
4 67 (59.82%) ASP.NET
5 51 (45.54%) SQL
6 45 (40.18%) MVC
7 33 (29.46%) Oracle
7 33 (29.46%) VB
8 31 (27.68%) Web Services
8 31 (27.68%) .NET Framework
9 29 (25.89%) jQuery
10 28 (25.00%) XML
11 27 (24.11%) CSS
12 26 (23.21%) HTML
13 25 (22.32%) JavaScript
13 25 (22.32%) Visual Studio
14 24 (21.43%) Microsoft
15 23 (20.54%) Agile Software Development
15 23 (20.54%) WCF
16 22 (19.64%) SQL Server 2008
16 22 (19.64%) Finance
17 20 (17.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 19 (16.96%) Degree
18 19 (16.96%) MySQL
19 18 (16.07%) ASP.NET MVC
20 17 (15.18%) Scrum
21 16 (14.29%) WPF
22 15 (13.39%) LINQ
22 15 (13.39%) VB6
22 15 (13.39%) Windows

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 8 (7.14%) CMS
2 4 (3.57%) Umbraco
3 3 (2.68%) Kentico
4 2 (1.79%) IIS
4 2 (1.79%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 14 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.57%) MS Office
3 2 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.89%) Intranet
1 1 (0.89%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (79.46%) SQL Server
2 22 (19.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (16.96%) MySQL
4 8 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 7 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (4.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (4.46%) MS Access
8 4 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.68%) OLTP
9 3 (2.68%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.68%) OLAP
10 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 25 (22.32%) Visual Studio
2 7 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.46%) Subversion
4 4 (3.57%) NUnit
5 3 (2.68%) Moq
5 3 (2.68%) MSTest
5 3 (2.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.79%) PVCS
6 2 (1.79%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.89%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 22 (19.64%) Finance
2 11 (9.82%) Retail
3 9 (8.04%) Advertising
4 5 (4.46%) Marketing
4 5 (4.46%) Law
5 2 (1.79%) Local Government
5 2 (1.79%) Legal
5 2 (1.79%) Games
6 1 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.89%) Electronics
6 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 99 (88.39%) Developer
2 71 (63.39%) .NET Developer
3 11 (9.82%) VB.NET Developer
3 11 (9.82%) Software Developer
4 9 (8.04%) Junior
4 9 (8.04%) Junior Developer
5 8 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
5 8 (7.14%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
6 7 (6.25%) Applications Support
6 7 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 7 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
6 7 (6.25%) Junior .NET Developer
7 6 (5.36%) C# Developer
7 6 (5.36%) Graduate
7 6 (5.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (5.36%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (4.46%) Support Analyst
8 5 (4.46%) Analyst
8 5 (4.46%) Applications Developer
8 5 (4.46%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (100.00%) .NET
2 67 (59.82%) ASP.NET
3 31 (27.68%) Web Services
3 31 (27.68%) .NET Framework
4 29 (25.89%) jQuery
5 28 (25.00%) XML
6 27 (24.11%) CSS
7 26 (23.21%) HTML
8 23 (20.54%) WCF
9 20 (17.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 18 (16.07%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (14.29%) WPF
12 15 (13.39%) LINQ
13 13 (11.61%) WinForms
14 10 (8.93%) XSLT
15 9 (8.04%) Ajax
16 8 (7.14%) Classic ASP
17 7 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
18 6 (5.36%) HTML5
18 6 (5.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.36%) Client/Server
3 5 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.57%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.68%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.79%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.89%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.39%) Windows
2 2 (1.79%) Android
2 2 (1.79%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.89%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (0.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (40.18%) MVC
2 23 (20.54%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (15.18%) Scrum
4 12 (10.71%) Software Engineering
5 11 (9.82%) TDD
5 11 (9.82%) Unit Testing
6 10 (8.93%) Logistics
6 10 (8.93%) E-Commerce
6 10 (8.93%) OO
7 9 (8.04%) OOP
8 8 (7.14%) Mentoring
9 7 (6.25%) Web Application Development
10 6 (5.36%) ITIL
10 6 (5.36%) Web Development
10 6 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (4.46%) BDD
11 5 (4.46%) Dependency Injection
12 4 (3.57%) OOD
12 4 (3.57%) ETL
12 4 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 96 (85.71%) C#
2 51 (45.54%) SQL
3 33 (29.46%) VB
4 25 (22.32%) JavaScript
5 15 (13.39%) VB6
6 13 (11.61%) T-SQL
7 9 (8.04%) VBScript
8 5 (4.46%) Java
8 5 (4.46%) C++
9 3 (2.68%) Embedded C
9 3 (2.68%) VC++
9 3 (2.68%) PHP
9 3 (2.68%) C
10 1 (0.89%) Python
10 1 (0.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (16.96%) Degree
2 4 (3.57%) MCP
2 4 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.68%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.89%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.68%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 33 (29.46%) Oracle
2 24 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.46%) Facebook
4 4 (3.57%) Metastorm
5 1 (0.89%) Sitecore
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Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: please contact for details
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Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Benifits
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