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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 101 65 43
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -22
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 12 48 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.76% 3.30% 5.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.15% 4.97% 8.52%
Number of salaries quoted 10 45 93
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,900 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,590 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -
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
1041 965 1103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 66.18% 66.28% 61.21%
Number of salaries quoted 878 845 979
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 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 27 February 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Cambridge

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (90.32%) C#
3 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (67.74%) SQL Server
4 19 (61.29%) WCF
5 18 (58.06%) ASP.NET
6 16 (51.61%) VB
6 16 (51.61%) MVC
7 14 (45.16%) TDD
7 14 (45.16%) Scrum
7 14 (45.16%) Kanban
8 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (41.94%) NHibernate
8 13 (41.94%) Music Industry
8 13 (41.94%) Rhino Mocks
8 13 (41.94%) Moq
8 13 (41.94%) BDD
8 13 (41.94%) Web Application Development
8 13 (41.94%) NUnit
9 12 (38.71%) SQL
10 11 (35.48%) Degree
11 9 (29.03%) HTML
11 9 (29.03%) XML
12 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
13 7 (22.58%) CSS
13 7 (22.58%) QA
13 7 (22.58%) User Experience
14 6 (19.35%) Selenium
14 6 (19.35%) Automated Testing
14 6 (19.35%) Web Services

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.68%) Drupal
3 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) HTTP
1 3 (9.68%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (67.74%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (9.68%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) NUnit
1 13 (41.94%) Rhino Mocks
1 13 (41.94%) Moq
2 6 (19.35%) Selenium
3 3 (9.68%) QARun
3 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
3 3 (9.68%) WinRunner
4 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.23%) eggPlant
5 1 (3.23%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (3.23%) FitNesse
5 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (41.94%) Music Industry
2 3 (9.68%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (77.42%) Developer
2 15 (48.39%) .NET Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Lead Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Graduate
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Tester
5 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Automation Tester
6 1 (3.23%) Lead Tester
6 1 (3.23%) UI Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) UI Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (61.29%) WCF
3 18 (58.06%) ASP.NET
4 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (41.94%) NHibernate
5 9 (29.03%) XML
5 9 (29.03%) HTML
6 7 (22.58%) CSS
7 6 (19.35%) Web Services
8 4 (12.90%) HTML5
9 3 (9.68%) Classic ASP
9 3 (9.68%) WPF
9 3 (9.68%) XHTML
9 3 (9.68%) WinForms
9 3 (9.68%) REST
9 3 (9.68%) CSS3
9 3 (9.68%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (6.45%) J2EE
10 2 (6.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) User Experience
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.68%) Client/Server
3 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.23%) Physics
4 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (51.61%) MVC
3 14 (45.16%) Scrum
3 14 (45.16%) TDD
3 14 (45.16%) Kanban
4 13 (41.94%) BDD
4 13 (41.94%) Web Application Development
5 6 (19.35%) Automated Testing
6 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
7 4 (12.90%) Manual Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
8 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
8 3 (9.68%) DSDM
8 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
8 3 (9.68%) UML
8 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (9.68%) Problem Management
8 3 (9.68%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (90.32%) C#
2 16 (51.61%) VB
3 12 (38.71%) SQL
4 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
4 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.90%) PHP
5 4 (12.90%) Java
6 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.23%) Perl
7 1 (3.23%) C
7 1 (3.23%) C++
7 1 (3.23%) Python
7 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) IBM
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