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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 93 58 55
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -3
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 23 58 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.30% 3.86% 3.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.07% 5.90% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 23 58 70
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
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
1111 983 1559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 62.91% 65.40% 71.88%
Number of salaries quoted 865 857 1382
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 24 October 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Cambridge

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 70 (100.00%) .NET
2 67 (95.71%) C#
3 52 (74.29%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (72.86%) VB
5 48 (68.57%) SQL Server
6 46 (65.71%) Scrum
7 44 (62.86%) ASP.NET
8 38 (54.29%) MVC
9 37 (52.86%) TDD
9 37 (52.86%) NUnit
9 37 (52.86%) WCF
10 36 (51.43%) Kanban
11 34 (48.57%) ASP.NET MVC
11 34 (48.57%) Rhino Mocks
11 34 (48.57%) Moq
11 34 (48.57%) Web Application Development
12 26 (37.14%) BDD
12 26 (37.14%) SQL
13 25 (35.71%) Razor View Engine
13 25 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 24 (34.29%) NHibernate
14 24 (34.29%) Music Industry
15 20 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
16 18 (25.71%) WPF
16 18 (25.71%) Computer Science
16 18 (25.71%) Microsoft
17 17 (24.29%) Oracle
17 17 (24.29%) .NET Framework
17 17 (24.29%) MVVM
18 15 (21.43%) MCTS

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (4.29%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (4.29%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.86%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 15 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.86%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.29%) Internet
2 4 (5.71%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (68.57%) SQL Server
2 20 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (12.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.71%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (4.29%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.86%) MS Access
7 2 (2.86%) MySQL
7 2 (2.86%) QlikView
8 1 (1.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 37 (52.86%) NUnit
2 34 (48.57%) Rhino Mocks
2 34 (48.57%) Moq
3 13 (18.57%) MSTest
4 8 (11.43%) Visual Studio
5 4 (5.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (5.71%) Selenium
5 4 (5.71%) Git (software)
5 4 (5.71%) Cucumber
6 3 (4.29%) Jenkins
6 3 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (4.29%) FitNesse
7 2 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 24 (34.29%) Music Industry
2 7 (10.00%) Finance
3 4 (5.71%) Banking
4 3 (4.29%) Advertising
5 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (94.29%) Developer
2 40 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 11 (15.71%) Graduate
3 11 (15.71%) Graduate Developer
4 10 (14.29%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 10 (14.29%) Junior
4 10 (14.29%) Junior Developer
4 10 (14.29%) Junior .NET Developer
5 9 (12.86%) C# Developer
6 7 (10.00%) VB Developer
6 7 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 7 (10.00%) VB6 Developer
7 5 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Lead Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Consultant
9 3 (4.29%) Tester
9 3 (4.29%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Automation Tester
10 2 (2.86%) IT Support
10 2 (2.86%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (62.86%) ASP.NET
3 37 (52.86%) WCF
4 34 (48.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (35.71%) Razor View Engine
5 25 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 24 (34.29%) NHibernate
7 18 (25.71%) WPF
8 17 (24.29%) .NET Framework
9 10 (14.29%) Spring.NET
9 10 (14.29%) WinForms
9 10 (14.29%) Unity DI Container
9 10 (14.29%) Castle Windsor
9 10 (14.29%) Ninject
10 8 (11.43%) HTML
11 5 (7.14%) XML
11 5 (7.14%) CSS
12 4 (5.71%) J2EE
13 3 (4.29%) Middleware
13 3 (4.29%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.71%) Computer Science
2 10 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (8.57%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.71%) Mathematics
4 4 (5.71%) User Experience
5 1 (1.43%) Physics
5 1 (1.43%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.14%) Windows
2 3 (4.29%) Android
3 2 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (74.29%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (65.71%) Scrum
3 38 (54.29%) MVC
4 37 (52.86%) TDD
5 36 (51.43%) Kanban
6 34 (48.57%) Web Application Development
7 26 (37.14%) BDD
8 17 (24.29%) MVVM
9 11 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
11 7 (10.00%) Identity Management
12 6 (8.57%) Configuration Management
12 6 (8.57%) OO
12 6 (8.57%) Data Modelling
13 5 (7.14%) Risk Management
13 5 (7.14%) Software Engineering
13 5 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
14 4 (5.71%) Requirements Analysis
14 4 (5.71%) Information Security
14 4 (5.71%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 67 (95.71%) C#
2 51 (72.86%) VB
3 26 (37.14%) SQL
4 9 (12.86%) VB6
5 8 (11.43%) Java
6 6 (8.57%) T-SQL
6 6 (8.57%) PL/SQL
7 5 (7.14%) PHP
8 4 (5.71%) C++
8 4 (5.71%) Ruby
9 3 (4.29%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.86%) VBA
10 2 (2.86%) Python
10 2 (2.86%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (21.43%) MCP
1 15 (21.43%) MCAD
1 15 (21.43%) MCSD
1 15 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 15 (21.43%) MCTS
2 12 (17.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 17 (24.29%) Oracle
3 4 (5.71%) SAP
4 3 (4.29%) Sybase
5 2 (2.86%) Adobe
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vadis People
Salary: circ £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago