The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 78 105 62
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -43
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 35 10 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.55% 0.67% 3.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.91% 1.01% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 32 10 70
Average salary £53,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.07% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £42,050 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
VB.NET
Cambridgeshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
894 988 1217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 65.26% 66.18% 68.26%
Number of salaries quoted 773 885 1076
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,300 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Cambridge

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Cambridge

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 72 (100.00%) .NET
2 69 (95.83%) C#
3 58 (80.56%) MVC
4 53 (73.61%) SQL
4 53 (73.61%) .NET Framework
4 53 (73.61%) QA
4 53 (73.61%) Entity Framework
5 52 (72.22%) WCF
6 49 (68.06%) ASP.NET Web API
7 48 (66.67%) HTML
7 48 (66.67%) CSS
8 46 (63.89%) JavaScript
9 45 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
10 44 (61.11%) REST
11 41 (56.94%) LINQ
12 38 (52.78%) Front End Development
13 37 (51.39%) XML
14 35 (48.61%) XSLT
14 35 (48.61%) Software Engineering
15 34 (47.22%) jQuery
16 33 (45.83%) Ajax
16 33 (45.83%) JSON
17 31 (43.06%) Automated Testing
18 30 (41.67%) Selenium
18 30 (41.67%) Razor View Engine
18 30 (41.67%) SDLC
19 24 (33.33%) JIRA
20 23 (31.94%) Kanban
21 20 (27.78%) Continuous Delivery
21 20 (27.78%) DevOps

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 11 (15.28%) Drupal
2 1 (1.39%) CMS
2 1 (1.39%) Confluence
2 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (2.78%) MySQL
2 2 (2.78%) QlikView
3 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (41.67%) Selenium
2 24 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (2.78%) Hudson
General
1 3 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 52 (72.22%) Developer
2 39 (54.17%) C# Developer
3 34 (47.22%) Senior Developer
4 27 (37.50%) .NET Developer
5 25 (34.72%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (34.72%) Senior C# Developer
6 23 (31.94%) Senior .NET Developer
6 23 (31.94%) Software Developer
7 22 (30.56%) Agile C# Developer
7 22 (30.56%) Agile Developer
7 22 (30.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 22 (30.56%) Senior Agile Developer
7 22 (30.56%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 22 (30.56%) Senior Software Developer
8 19 (26.39%) Agile .NET Developer
9 15 (20.83%) C# Software Developer
10 14 (19.44%) Senior C# Software Developer
11 12 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
11 12 (16.67%) Software Engineer
12 11 (15.28%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (100.00%) .NET
2 53 (73.61%) .NET Framework
2 53 (73.61%) Entity Framework
3 52 (72.22%) WCF
4 49 (68.06%) ASP.NET Web API
5 48 (66.67%) CSS
5 48 (66.67%) HTML
6 44 (61.11%) REST
7 41 (56.94%) LINQ
8 37 (51.39%) XML
9 35 (48.61%) XSLT
10 34 (47.22%) jQuery
11 33 (45.83%) Ajax
11 33 (45.83%) JSON
12 30 (41.67%) Razor View Engine
13 18 (25.00%) ADO
14 17 (23.61%) ASP.NET
15 12 (16.67%) HTML5
16 11 (15.28%) Web Services
16 11 (15.28%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.94%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.17%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.78%) Fintech
5 2 (2.78%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.39%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.72%) Windows
2 3 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (80.56%) MVC
2 45 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (52.78%) Front End Development
4 35 (48.61%) Software Engineering
5 31 (43.06%) Automated Testing
6 30 (41.67%) SDLC
7 23 (31.94%) Kanban
8 20 (27.78%) Continuous Delivery
8 20 (27.78%) DevOps
9 19 (26.39%) User Stories
10 9 (12.50%) High Availability
10 9 (12.50%) Line Management
10 9 (12.50%) TDD
11 8 (11.11%) Code Coverage
11 8 (11.11%) Data Modelling
11 8 (11.11%) Data Protection
11 8 (11.11%) Pair Programming
11 8 (11.11%) Unit Testing
12 6 (8.33%) ITIL
12 6 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 69 (95.83%) C#
2 53 (73.61%) SQL
3 46 (63.89%) JavaScript
4 18 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 13 (18.06%) PHP
6 9 (12.50%) Java
7 3 (4.17%) C++
8 2 (2.78%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (73.61%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.78%) IFS
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle
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