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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 75 54 57
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +3
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 44 65 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.41% 4.04% 3.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.85% 6.08% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 43 64 66
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
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
1144 1069 1380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 62.58% 66.48% 71.21%
Number of salaries quoted 942 966 1226
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,475
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 20 August 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Cambridge

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 107 (100.00%) .NET
2 96 (89.72%) C#
3 73 (68.22%) SQL Server
4 71 (66.36%) VB
5 68 (63.55%) ASP.NET
6 66 (61.68%) Scrum
7 51 (47.66%) MVC
8 49 (45.79%) TDD
8 49 (45.79%) NUnit
8 49 (45.79%) WCF
9 48 (44.86%) Kanban
10 46 (42.99%) ASP.NET MVC
10 46 (42.99%) Rhino Mocks
10 46 (42.99%) Moq
10 46 (42.99%) Web Application Development
11 45 (42.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 45 (42.06%) Razor View Engine
12 44 (41.12%) SQL
13 39 (36.45%) .NET Framework
14 34 (31.78%) Computer Science
15 30 (28.04%) SQL Server 2012
16 29 (27.10%) Microsoft
17 28 (26.17%) BDD
17 28 (26.17%) WPF
18 27 (25.23%) MVVM
19 26 (24.30%) Music Industry
19 26 (24.30%) NHibernate
20 25 (23.36%) MCTS
20 25 (23.36%) Microsoft Certification
20 25 (23.36%) MCP

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (1.87%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (1.87%) ArcGIS
1 2 (1.87%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.93%) Drupal
2 1 (0.93%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 15 (14.02%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.48%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.87%) MS Office
4 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.69%) Internet
2 4 (3.74%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (68.22%) SQL Server
2 30 (28.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (14.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (10.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (4.67%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (4.67%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.74%) MySQL
6 4 (3.74%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.87%) MS Access
7 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.93%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 49 (45.79%) NUnit
2 46 (42.99%) Rhino Mocks
2 46 (42.99%) Moq
3 23 (21.50%) MSTest
4 19 (17.76%) Visual Studio
5 8 (7.48%) JIRA
6 4 (3.74%) Selenium
6 4 (3.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (3.74%) Git (software)
6 4 (3.74%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.80%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.80%) FitNesse
General
1 26 (24.30%) Music Industry
2 9 (8.41%) Finance
3 4 (3.74%) Banking
4 2 (1.87%) Advertising
5 1 (0.93%) Games
5 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 98 (91.59%) Developer
2 63 (58.88%) .NET Developer
3 25 (23.36%) Junior
3 25 (23.36%) Junior Developer
3 25 (23.36%) Junior .NET Developer
4 24 (22.43%) Graduate Developer
4 24 (22.43%) Graduate
5 20 (18.69%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 16 (14.95%) C# Developer
7 13 (12.15%) Software Developer
8 11 (10.28%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (8.41%) VB6 Developer
9 9 (8.41%) VB Developer
10 6 (5.61%) Web Developer
10 6 (5.61%) Senior Developer
11 5 (4.67%) .NET Web Developer
11 5 (4.67%) Junior Web Developer
11 5 (4.67%) Junior .NET Web Developer
12 4 (3.74%) Consultant
13 3 (2.80%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (100.00%) .NET
2 68 (63.55%) ASP.NET
3 49 (45.79%) WCF
4 46 (42.99%) ASP.NET MVC
5 45 (42.06%) Razor View Engine
5 45 (42.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 39 (36.45%) .NET Framework
7 28 (26.17%) WPF
8 26 (24.30%) NHibernate
9 23 (21.50%) HTML
10 20 (18.69%) WinForms
10 20 (18.69%) Unity DI Container
10 20 (18.69%) Castle Windsor
10 20 (18.69%) Ninject
10 20 (18.69%) Spring.NET
11 13 (12.15%) ADO.NET
12 12 (11.21%) CSS
13 10 (9.35%) Ajax
14 6 (5.61%) jQuery
15 4 (3.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (31.78%) Computer Science
2 20 (18.69%) Inversion of Control
3 9 (8.41%) Mathematics
4 4 (3.74%) Physics
4 4 (3.74%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.93%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 24 (22.43%) Windows
2 5 (4.67%) Android
3 2 (1.87%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.87%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (61.68%) Scrum
2 51 (47.66%) MVC
3 49 (45.79%) TDD
4 48 (44.86%) Kanban
5 46 (42.99%) Web Application Development
6 28 (26.17%) BDD
7 27 (25.23%) MVVM
8 21 (19.63%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (18.69%) Dependency Injection
10 12 (11.21%) OO
11 10 (9.35%) Software Engineering
12 9 (8.41%) Web Development
12 9 (8.41%) Time Management
12 9 (8.41%) OOP
13 8 (7.48%) Identity Management
14 7 (6.54%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (5.61%) Configuration Management
15 6 (5.61%) Risk Management
15 6 (5.61%) Data Modelling
16 4 (3.74%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 96 (89.72%) C#
2 71 (66.36%) VB
3 44 (41.12%) SQL
4 16 (14.95%) VB6
5 14 (13.08%) JavaScript
6 13 (12.15%) PHP
7 12 (11.21%) Java
8 11 (10.28%) T-SQL
9 10 (9.35%) VBA
10 8 (7.48%) C++
11 5 (4.67%) PL/SQL
12 4 (3.74%) Ruby
13 3 (2.80%) PowerShell
13 3 (2.80%) Python
14 2 (1.87%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.93%) VBScript
15 1 (0.93%) Perl
15 1 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (23.36%) MCP
1 25 (23.36%) MCAD
1 25 (23.36%) MCSD
1 25 (23.36%) Microsoft Certification
1 25 (23.36%) MCTS
2 17 (15.89%) Degree
3 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.93%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.48%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.87%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 29 (27.10%) Microsoft
2 19 (17.76%) Oracle
3 8 (7.48%) Adobe
4 4 (3.74%) SAP
5 2 (1.87%) Sybase
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