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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 92 78 49
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -29
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 20 33 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.19% 2.22% 4.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.85% 3.52% 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 19 33 79
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1081 937 1484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 64.27% 63.14% 72.07%
Number of salaries quoted 861 802 1275
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 26 November 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Cambridge

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 62 (100.00%) .NET
2 61 (98.39%) C#
3 49 (79.03%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (75.81%) VB
5 45 (72.58%) SQL Server
6 40 (64.52%) Scrum
7 38 (61.29%) ASP.NET
8 37 (59.68%) MVC
8 37 (59.68%) WCF
9 33 (53.23%) NUnit
10 32 (51.61%) TDD
10 32 (51.61%) Kanban
11 30 (48.39%) ASP.NET MVC
11 30 (48.39%) Rhino Mocks
11 30 (48.39%) Moq
11 30 (48.39%) Web Application Development
12 25 (40.32%) BDD
13 24 (38.71%) NHibernate
13 24 (38.71%) Music Industry
14 23 (37.10%) SQL
15 17 (27.42%) Razor View Engine
15 17 (27.42%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 16 (25.81%) SQL Server 2012
16 16 (25.81%) Oracle
16 16 (25.81%) MS Excel
17 15 (24.19%) Microsoft
17 15 (24.19%) WPF
18 14 (22.58%) Computer Science
19 13 (20.97%) MVVM
20 12 (19.35%) Degree

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 (4.84%) SharePoint
1 3 (4.84%) Drupal
2 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (25.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.68%) Internet
2 4 (6.45%) LDAP
3 3 (4.84%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (72.58%) SQL Server
2 16 (25.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (14.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.45%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.84%) QlikView
5 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 33 (53.23%) NUnit
2 30 (48.39%) Rhino Mocks
2 30 (48.39%) Moq
3 9 (14.52%) MSTest
4 7 (11.29%) Visual Studio
5 4 (6.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (6.45%) Git (software)
6 3 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (4.84%) Selenium
7 2 (3.23%) FitNesse
7 2 (3.23%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.23%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.61%) WinRunner
8 1 (1.61%) QARun
General
1 24 (38.71%) Music Industry
2 7 (11.29%) Finance
3 4 (6.45%) Banking
4 3 (4.84%) Advertising
4 3 (4.84%) Publishing
5 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (95.16%) Developer
2 36 (58.06%) .NET Developer
3 7 (11.29%) C# Developer
3 7 (11.29%) VB Developer
3 7 (11.29%) Graduate
3 7 (11.29%) Software Developer
3 7 (11.29%) Graduate Developer
3 7 (11.29%) VB6 Developer
4 6 (9.68%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 6 (9.68%) Junior .NET Developer
4 6 (9.68%) Junior Developer
4 6 (9.68%) Junior
5 5 (8.06%) Lead Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Android Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Automation Tester
8 2 (3.23%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (61.29%) ASP.NET
3 37 (59.68%) WCF
4 30 (48.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (38.71%) NHibernate
6 17 (27.42%) Razor View Engine
6 17 (27.42%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 15 (24.19%) WPF
8 11 (17.74%) .NET Framework
9 9 (14.52%) XML
10 8 (12.90%) HTML
11 7 (11.29%) WinForms
12 6 (9.68%) Spring.NET
12 6 (9.68%) Web Services
12 6 (9.68%) Unity DI Container
12 6 (9.68%) Castle Windsor
12 6 (9.68%) Ninject
13 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (6.45%) CSS
13 4 (6.45%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.58%) Computer Science
2 8 (12.90%) User Experience
3 7 (11.29%) Management Information System
4 6 (9.68%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (6.45%) Mathematics
6 3 (4.84%) Client/Server
6 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.61%) GIS
7 1 (1.61%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.29%) Windows
2 3 (4.84%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (79.03%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (64.52%) Scrum
3 37 (59.68%) MVC
4 32 (51.61%) TDD
4 32 (51.61%) Kanban
5 30 (48.39%) Web Application Development
6 25 (40.32%) BDD
7 13 (20.97%) MVVM
8 6 (9.68%) Dependency Injection
8 6 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (8.06%) Software Engineering
9 5 (8.06%) Risk Management
9 5 (8.06%) Identity Management
10 4 (6.45%) Information Security
10 4 (6.45%) Configuration Management
10 4 (6.45%) CRM
10 4 (6.45%) Data Modelling
10 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (6.45%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 61 (98.39%) C#
2 47 (75.81%) VB
3 23 (37.10%) SQL
4 10 (16.13%) T-SQL
5 9 (14.52%) VB6
6 7 (11.29%) PL/SQL
7 6 (9.68%) Java
8 5 (8.06%) JavaScript
9 4 (6.45%) PHP
10 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
11 2 (3.23%) Ruby
11 2 (3.23%) C++
11 2 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (19.35%) Degree
2 11 (17.74%) MCP
2 11 (17.74%) MCAD
2 11 (17.74%) MCSD
2 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (17.74%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (25.81%) Oracle
2 15 (24.19%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.45%) SAP
4 1 (1.61%) Sybase
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