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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 85 53 56
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +3
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 35 63 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.99% 4.03% 4.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.21% 5.95% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 35 63 75
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
1092 1059 1416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 62.12% 67.71% 71.12%
Number of salaries quoted 891 950 1284
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Cambridge

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 90 (100.00%) .NET
2 81 (90.00%) C#
3 62 (68.89%) SQL Server
3 62 (68.89%) ASP.NET
3 62 (68.89%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (66.67%) VB
5 58 (64.44%) Scrum
6 46 (51.11%) MVC
7 45 (50.00%) TDD
7 45 (50.00%) NUnit
7 45 (50.00%) WCF
8 44 (48.89%) Kanban
9 42 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 42 (46.67%) Rhino Mocks
9 42 (46.67%) Moq
9 42 (46.67%) Web Application Development
10 37 (41.11%) Razor View Engine
10 37 (41.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 37 (41.11%) SQL
11 33 (36.67%) .NET Framework
12 28 (31.11%) BDD
13 26 (28.89%) SQL Server 2012
13 26 (28.89%) NHibernate
13 26 (28.89%) Music Industry
14 24 (26.67%) Computer Science
14 24 (26.67%) WPF
14 24 (26.67%) Microsoft
15 23 (25.56%) MVVM
16 21 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
16 21 (23.33%) MCP

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 3 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (3.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.22%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 16 (17.78%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.67%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.78%) Internet
2 4 (4.44%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (68.89%) SQL Server
2 26 (28.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.33%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.22%) MySQL
7 2 (2.22%) MS Access
8 1 (1.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 45 (50.00%) NUnit
2 42 (46.67%) Rhino Mocks
2 42 (46.67%) Moq
3 19 (21.11%) MSTest
4 15 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 6 (6.67%) JIRA
6 4 (4.44%) Selenium
6 4 (4.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (4.44%) Git (software)
6 4 (4.44%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.33%) Jenkins
7 3 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.33%) FitNesse
General
1 26 (28.89%) Music Industry
2 7 (7.78%) Finance
3 4 (4.44%) Banking
4 3 (3.33%) Advertising
5 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 85 (94.44%) Developer
2 57 (63.33%) .NET Developer
3 21 (23.33%) Junior
3 21 (23.33%) Junior Developer
3 21 (23.33%) Junior .NET Developer
4 17 (18.89%) Graduate Developer
4 17 (18.89%) Graduate
5 16 (17.78%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 13 (14.44%) C# Developer
7 9 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (8.89%) Software Developer
9 7 (7.78%) VB Developer
9 7 (7.78%) VB6 Developer
10 6 (6.67%) Web Developer
11 5 (5.56%) Junior .NET Web Developer
11 5 (5.56%) Junior Web Developer
11 5 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
12 4 (4.44%) Consultant
12 4 (4.44%) Senior Developer
13 3 (3.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (100.00%) .NET
2 62 (68.89%) ASP.NET
3 45 (50.00%) WCF
4 42 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 37 (41.11%) Razor View Engine
5 37 (41.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 33 (36.67%) .NET Framework
7 26 (28.89%) NHibernate
8 24 (26.67%) WPF
9 16 (17.78%) WinForms
9 16 (17.78%) Unity DI Container
9 16 (17.78%) Castle Windsor
9 16 (17.78%) Ninject
9 16 (17.78%) Spring.NET
10 15 (16.67%) HTML
11 11 (12.22%) ADO.NET
12 9 (10.00%) CSS
13 6 (6.67%) Ajax
14 4 (4.44%) J2EE
15 3 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 16 (17.78%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.44%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.22%) User Experience
5 1 (1.11%) Physics
5 1 (1.11%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (3.33%) Android
3 2 (2.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (68.89%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (64.44%) Scrum
3 46 (51.11%) MVC
4 45 (50.00%) TDD
5 44 (48.89%) Kanban
6 42 (46.67%) Web Application Development
7 28 (31.11%) BDD
8 23 (25.56%) MVVM
9 17 (18.89%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (17.78%) Dependency Injection
11 10 (11.11%) OO
12 9 (10.00%) Identity Management
13 7 (7.78%) Configuration Management
13 7 (7.78%) Data Modelling
13 7 (7.78%) OOP
13 7 (7.78%) Web Development
13 7 (7.78%) Time Management
14 5 (5.56%) Software Engineering
14 5 (5.56%) Risk Management
15 4 (4.44%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 81 (90.00%) C#
2 60 (66.67%) VB
3 37 (41.11%) SQL
4 10 (11.11%) VB6
5 9 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 9 (10.00%) PHP
6 8 (8.89%) Java
7 7 (7.78%) JavaScript
7 7 (7.78%) VBA
8 4 (4.44%) Ruby
8 4 (4.44%) C++
8 4 (4.44%) PL/SQL
9 3 (3.33%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.22%) Python
10 2 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (23.33%) MCP
1 21 (23.33%) MCAD
1 21 (23.33%) MCSD
1 21 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 21 (23.33%) MCTS
2 16 (17.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 24 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (16.67%) Oracle
3 6 (6.67%) Adobe
4 4 (4.44%) SAP
5 3 (3.33%) Sybase
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago