The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 74 62 49
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -13
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 47 56 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.64% 3.39% 4.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.19% 5.11% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 46 54 70
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £60,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1123 1096 1322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 63.13% 66.34% 73.44%
Number of salaries quoted 955 997 1150
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB.NET
Cambridgeshire

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 25 July 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Cambridge

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 116 (100.00%) .NET
2 104 (89.66%) C#
3 78 (67.24%) SQL Server
4 77 (66.38%) VB
5 73 (62.93%) ASP.NET
6 67 (57.76%) Scrum
7 53 (45.69%) MVC
8 51 (43.97%) NUnit
8 51 (43.97%) WCF
9 50 (43.10%) TDD
10 49 (42.24%) Kanban
11 48 (41.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 48 (41.38%) Rhino Mocks
11 48 (41.38%) Moq
11 48 (41.38%) Razor View Engine
11 48 (41.38%) Web Application Development
11 48 (41.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 48 (41.38%) SQL
12 45 (38.79%) .NET Framework
13 36 (31.03%) Computer Science
14 31 (26.72%) Microsoft
15 30 (25.86%) Windows
16 29 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
17 27 (23.28%) HTML
17 27 (23.28%) BDD
17 27 (23.28%) WPF
18 26 (22.41%) MSTest
18 26 (22.41%) MVVM
19 25 (21.55%) MCP
19 25 (21.55%) MCAD

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 2 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (1.72%) ArcGIS
1 2 (1.72%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.86%) Drupal
2 1 (0.86%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 15 (12.93%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.62%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.72%) MS Office
4 1 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 23 (19.83%) Internet
2 4 (3.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (67.24%) SQL Server
2 29 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (12.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (12.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (3.45%) MySQL
6 3 (2.59%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.59%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.72%) MS Access
7 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.86%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 51 (43.97%) NUnit
2 48 (41.38%) Rhino Mocks
2 48 (41.38%) Moq
3 26 (22.41%) MSTest
4 22 (18.97%) Visual Studio
5 10 (8.62%) JIRA
6 3 (2.59%) Selenium
6 3 (2.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (2.59%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.59%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.72%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.72%) FitNesse
General
1 25 (21.55%) Music Industry
2 10 (8.62%) Finance
3 4 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (0.86%) Electronics
4 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.86%) Advertising
4 1 (0.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 104 (89.66%) Developer
2 68 (58.62%) .NET Developer
3 28 (24.14%) Junior Developer
3 28 (24.14%) Junior .NET Developer
3 28 (24.14%) Junior
4 27 (23.28%) Graduate
4 27 (23.28%) Graduate Developer
5 23 (19.83%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 19 (16.38%) Software Developer
7 16 (13.79%) C# Developer
8 13 (11.21%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (7.76%) Senior Developer
10 6 (5.17%) Web Developer
11 5 (4.31%) Consultant
11 5 (4.31%) Senior Software Developer
11 5 (4.31%) VB Developer
11 5 (4.31%) Junior Web Developer
11 5 (4.31%) VB6 Developer
11 5 (4.31%) .NET Web Developer
11 5 (4.31%) Junior .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (100.00%) .NET
2 73 (62.93%) ASP.NET
3 51 (43.97%) WCF
4 48 (41.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 48 (41.38%) Razor View Engine
4 48 (41.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 45 (38.79%) .NET Framework
6 27 (23.28%) WPF
6 27 (23.28%) HTML
7 25 (21.55%) NHibernate
8 23 (19.83%) WinForms
8 23 (19.83%) Unity DI Container
8 23 (19.83%) Castle Windsor
8 23 (19.83%) Ninject
8 23 (19.83%) Spring.NET
9 16 (13.79%) ADO.NET
10 15 (12.93%) CSS
11 13 (11.21%) Ajax
12 6 (5.17%) jQuery
13 4 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (31.03%) Computer Science
2 23 (19.83%) Inversion of Control
3 8 (6.90%) Mathematics
4 4 (3.45%) Physics
4 4 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.86%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 30 (25.86%) Windows
2 5 (4.31%) Android
3 2 (1.72%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.72%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (57.76%) Scrum
2 53 (45.69%) MVC
3 50 (43.10%) TDD
4 49 (42.24%) Kanban
5 48 (41.38%) Web Application Development
6 27 (23.28%) BDD
7 26 (22.41%) MVVM
8 24 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (19.83%) Dependency Injection
10 14 (12.07%) Software Engineering
11 13 (11.21%) OO
12 11 (9.48%) OOP
12 11 (9.48%) Web Development
12 11 (9.48%) Time Management
13 8 (6.90%) Identity Management
14 7 (6.03%) Risk Management
15 6 (5.17%) Configuration Management
15 6 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (5.17%) Data Modelling
16 4 (3.45%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 104 (89.66%) C#
2 77 (66.38%) VB
3 48 (41.38%) SQL
4 20 (17.24%) VB6
5 15 (12.93%) PHP
6 14 (12.07%) JavaScript
7 13 (11.21%) T-SQL
7 13 (11.21%) VBA
8 12 (10.34%) Java
9 7 (6.03%) C++
9 7 (6.03%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.59%) Python
10 3 (2.59%) Ruby
10 3 (2.59%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.72%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.86%) VBScript
12 1 (0.86%) Perl
12 1 (0.86%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (21.55%) MCP
1 25 (21.55%) MCAD
1 25 (21.55%) MCSD
1 25 (21.55%) Microsoft Certification
1 25 (21.55%) MCTS
2 20 (17.24%) Degree
3 1 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.86%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.62%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.72%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 31 (26.72%) Microsoft
2 22 (18.97%) Oracle
3 10 (8.62%) Adobe
4 4 (3.45%) SAP
5 2 (1.72%) Sybase
6 1 (0.86%) Brady
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