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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 82 63 40
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -23
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 43 62 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.23% 3.45% 6.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.06% 6.04% 9.36%
Number of salaries quoted 41 48 106
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,795 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -
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
1059 1026 1186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 54.98% 57.10% 67.66%
Number of salaries quoted 946 904 1076
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 30 March 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Bristol

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 106 (100.00%) .NET
2 91 (85.85%) C#
3 80 (75.47%) SQL Server
4 69 (65.09%) ASP.NET
5 58 (54.72%) SQL
6 37 (34.91%) MVC
7 29 (27.36%) Oracle
7 29 (27.36%) jQuery
8 28 (26.42%) XML
9 25 (23.58%) Web Services
9 25 (23.58%) SQL Server 2008
10 24 (22.64%) Finance
11 23 (21.70%) Visual Studio
11 23 (21.70%) JavaScript
11 23 (21.70%) .NET Framework
12 22 (20.75%) WCF
12 22 (20.75%) T-SQL
12 22 (20.75%) HTML
12 22 (20.75%) VB
12 22 (20.75%) CSS
12 22 (20.75%) Microsoft
12 22 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (16.98%) MS Excel
14 17 (16.04%) Entity Framework
15 16 (15.09%) Windows
16 14 (13.21%) MySQL
16 14 (13.21%) WPF
16 14 (13.21%) Degree
16 14 (13.21%) LINQ
17 13 (12.26%) ASP.NET MVC

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 4 (3.77%) CMS
1 4 (3.77%) Umbraco
2 2 (1.89%) IIS
3 1 (0.94%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 18 (16.98%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.72%) MS Office
3 3 (2.83%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (75.47%) SQL Server
2 25 (23.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (13.21%) MySQL
4 11 (10.38%) Relational Database
5 9 (8.49%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (7.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (5.66%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (4.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (4.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (4.72%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (3.77%) OLTP
9 4 (3.77%) OLAP
10 3 (2.83%) MS Access
10 3 (2.83%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.94%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 23 (21.70%) Visual Studio
2 10 (9.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.72%) Subversion
4 4 (3.77%) NUnit
5 3 (2.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (2.83%) MSTest
5 3 (2.83%) Moq
6 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.94%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.94%) PVCS
General
1 24 (22.64%) Finance
2 11 (10.38%) Retail
3 5 (4.72%) Marketing
3 5 (4.72%) Law
3 5 (4.72%) Advertising
4 3 (2.83%) Legal
5 1 (0.94%) Games
5 1 (0.94%) Banking
5 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 93 (87.74%) Developer
2 71 (66.98%) .NET Developer
3 15 (14.15%) VB.NET Developer
4 8 (7.55%) Senior Developer
4 8 (7.55%) Senior .NET Developer
4 8 (7.55%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
5 7 (6.60%) Applications Support
5 7 (6.60%) Junior
5 7 (6.60%) Junior Developer
6 6 (5.66%) C# Developer
6 6 (5.66%) Graduate
6 6 (5.66%) AWS Developer
6 6 (5.66%) Junior .NET Developer
7 5 (4.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (4.72%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (4.72%) Analyst
7 5 (4.72%) Applications Developer
7 5 (4.72%) Support Analyst
8 4 (3.77%) Software Developer
8 4 (3.77%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (100.00%) .NET
2 69 (65.09%) ASP.NET
3 29 (27.36%) jQuery
4 28 (26.42%) XML
5 25 (23.58%) Web Services
6 23 (21.70%) .NET Framework
7 22 (20.75%) WCF
7 22 (20.75%) CSS
7 22 (20.75%) HTML
8 17 (16.04%) Entity Framework
9 14 (13.21%) LINQ
9 14 (13.21%) WPF
10 13 (12.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (10.38%) WinForms
11 11 (10.38%) Ajax
12 10 (9.43%) XSLT
13 7 (6.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (6.60%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (4.72%) Silverlight
14 5 (4.72%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.72%) Client/Server
1 5 (4.72%) Mobile App
1 5 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.77%) NHS
3 3 (2.83%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.89%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.94%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.09%) Windows
2 1 (0.94%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (0.94%) Android
2 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (34.91%) MVC
2 22 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (12.26%) Scrum
4 12 (11.32%) OO
5 10 (9.43%) E-Commerce
5 10 (9.43%) Logistics
5 10 (9.43%) Unit Testing
6 9 (8.49%) Software Engineering
6 9 (8.49%) TDD
7 7 (6.60%) Web Application Development
7 7 (6.60%) OOD
7 7 (6.60%) OOP
7 7 (6.60%) Mentoring
8 6 (5.66%) ITIL
8 6 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (4.72%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (4.72%) BDD
9 5 (4.72%) Web Development
9 5 (4.72%) ETL
9 5 (4.72%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 91 (85.85%) C#
2 58 (54.72%) SQL
3 23 (21.70%) JavaScript
4 22 (20.75%) T-SQL
4 22 (20.75%) VB
5 5 (4.72%) VB6
5 5 (4.72%) VBScript
6 3 (2.83%) PHP
6 3 (2.83%) Java
7 2 (1.89%) C++
8 1 (0.94%) C
8 1 (0.94%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.94%) VBA
8 1 (0.94%) VC++
8 1 (0.94%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 14 (13.21%) Degree
2 4 (3.77%) MCP
3 3 (2.83%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.89%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.94%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.94%) ISEB
5 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.77%) SLA
2 1 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 29 (27.36%) Oracle
2 22 (20.75%) Microsoft
3 9 (8.49%) Xamarin
4 5 (4.72%) Facebook
5 2 (1.89%) Metastorm
6 1 (0.94%) Citrix
Bristol
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago