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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 99 65 59
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -6
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 9 60 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.64% 3.26% 3.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.97% 4.89% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9 60 68
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
929 1228 1258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 65.75% 66.74% 69.81%
Number of salaries quoted 831 1058 1153
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 29 May 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Cambridge

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (80.00%) C#
3 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (45.00%) SQL
4 9 (45.00%) Degree
5 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (40.00%) XML
5 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (35.00%) WCF
7 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
7 6 (30.00%) Selenium
7 6 (30.00%) Automated Testing
7 6 (30.00%) CSS
7 6 (30.00%) Java
7 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (25.00%) HTML
8 5 (25.00%) XSLT
8 5 (25.00%) Windows
8 5 (25.00%) OO
8 5 (25.00%) WinForms
8 5 (25.00%) WPF
9 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
9 4 (20.00%) QA
9 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
10 3 (15.00%) C++
10 3 (15.00%) UML
10 3 (15.00%) PHP
10 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
10 3 (15.00%) Intranet

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 2 (10.00%) Drupal
1 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Intranet
2 2 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Selenium
2 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (10.00%) QARun
2 2 (10.00%) WinRunner
3 1 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (5.00%) FitNesse
3 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.00%) eggPlant
3 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (15.00%) Law
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Graduate
4 3 (15.00%) Tester
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Automation Tester
5 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.00%) QA Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (40.00%) XML
4 7 (35.00%) WCF
5 6 (30.00%) CSS
6 5 (25.00%) HTML
6 5 (25.00%) XSLT
6 5 (25.00%) WinForms
6 5 (25.00%) WPF
7 2 (10.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 2 (10.00%) REST
7 2 (10.00%) HTML5
7 2 (10.00%) XHTML
7 2 (10.00%) J2EE
8 1 (5.00%) Classic ASP
8 1 (5.00%) SOAP
8 1 (5.00%) Web Services
8 1 (5.00%) WSDL
8 1 (5.00%) XSD
8 1 (5.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (15.00%) User Experience
3 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Automated Testing
3 5 (25.00%) OO
4 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (15.00%) UML
5 3 (15.00%) Workflow
5 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (15.00%) Manual Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.00%) MVC
6 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.00%) OOP
7 1 (5.00%) Scrum
7 1 (5.00%) Extreme Programming
7 1 (5.00%) TDD
7 1 (5.00%) Test-First Development
7 1 (5.00%) Content Management
7 1 (5.00%) Bioinformatics
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) C#
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
3 6 (30.00%) Java
3 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (15.00%) C++
5 3 (15.00%) PHP
6 2 (10.00%) Python
6 2 (10.00%) VB
7 1 (5.00%) Perl
7 1 (5.00%) C
7 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) IBM
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