The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 55 54 41
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 70 80 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.92% 4.08% 5.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.74% 5.97% 7.43%
Number of salaries quoted 70 80 108
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £45,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1219 1340 1574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 68.25% 68.33% 75.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1078 1212 1372
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
VB.NET
Cambridgeshire

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 April 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Cambridge

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 101 (100.00%) .NET
2 92 (91.09%) C#
3 74 (73.27%) SQL Server
4 70 (69.31%) ASP.NET
5 68 (67.33%) VB
6 67 (66.34%) Scrum
7 52 (51.49%) MVC
8 51 (50.50%) NUnit
8 51 (50.50%) Kanban
8 51 (50.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 51 (50.50%) Moq
9 49 (48.51%) Razor View Engine
9 49 (48.51%) Web Application Development
9 49 (48.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 49 (48.51%) Rhino Mocks
9 49 (48.51%) TDD
9 49 (48.51%) WCF
10 39 (38.61%) .NET Framework
11 36 (35.64%) SQL
12 34 (33.66%) Windows
13 33 (32.67%) Computer Science
14 29 (28.71%) SQL Server 2012
15 27 (26.73%) HTML
15 27 (26.73%) WPF
16 26 (25.74%) NHibernate
16 26 (25.74%) Music Industry
16 26 (25.74%) MCTS
16 26 (25.74%) MCP
16 26 (25.74%) MCAD
16 26 (25.74%) MCSD

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (1.98%) IIS
2 1 (0.99%) ColdFusion
2 1 (0.99%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (8.91%) Photoshop
2 7 (6.93%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 23 (22.77%) Internet
2 2 (1.98%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (73.27%) SQL Server
2 29 (28.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (14.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (8.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.96%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (2.97%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (2.97%) MySQL
6 3 (2.97%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.99%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 51 (50.50%) NUnit
1 51 (50.50%) Moq
2 49 (48.51%) Rhino Mocks
3 23 (22.77%) MSTest
4 19 (18.81%) Visual Studio
5 9 (8.91%) JIRA
6 3 (2.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (2.97%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (25.74%) Music Industry
2 8 (7.92%) Finance
3 1 (0.99%) Marketing
3 1 (0.99%) Electronics
3 1 (0.99%) Games
3 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 90 (89.11%) Developer
2 64 (63.37%) .NET Developer
3 28 (27.72%) Junior Developer
3 28 (27.72%) Junior .NET Developer
3 28 (27.72%) Junior
4 26 (25.74%) Graduate Developer
4 26 (25.74%) Graduate
5 23 (22.77%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 14 (13.86%) Software Developer
7 10 (9.90%) C# Developer
8 9 (8.91%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (6.93%) Senior Developer
10 6 (5.94%) Web Developer
10 6 (5.94%) Software Engineer
11 5 (4.95%) Junior .NET Web Developer
11 5 (4.95%) Junior Web Developer
11 5 (4.95%) Senior Software Developer
11 5 (4.95%) .NET Web Developer
12 4 (3.96%) Applications Support
12 4 (3.96%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (100.00%) .NET
2 70 (69.31%) ASP.NET
3 51 (50.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 49 (48.51%) Razor View Engine
4 49 (48.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 49 (48.51%) WCF
5 39 (38.61%) .NET Framework
6 27 (26.73%) HTML
6 27 (26.73%) WPF
7 26 (25.74%) NHibernate
8 23 (22.77%) Spring.NET
8 23 (22.77%) Castle Windsor
8 23 (22.77%) Ninject
8 23 (22.77%) Unity DI Container
8 23 (22.77%) WinForms
9 15 (14.85%) CSS
9 15 (14.85%) ADO.NET
10 14 (13.86%) Ajax
11 8 (7.92%) jQuery
12 6 (5.94%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 33 (32.67%) Computer Science
2 23 (22.77%) Inversion of Control
3 9 (8.91%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.97%) Physics
4 3 (2.97%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.99%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 34 (33.66%) Windows
2 3 (2.97%) Android
2 3 (2.97%) Windows Phone
3 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.99%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (66.34%) Scrum
2 52 (51.49%) MVC
3 51 (50.50%) Kanban
4 49 (48.51%) Web Application Development
4 49 (48.51%) TDD
5 26 (25.74%) BDD
5 26 (25.74%) MVVM
6 23 (22.77%) Dependency Injection
6 23 (22.77%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (12.87%) Software Engineering
8 10 (9.90%) Time Management
9 9 (8.91%) Web Development
9 9 (8.91%) OO
9 9 (8.91%) OOP
10 8 (7.92%) Risk Management
11 4 (3.96%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (3.96%) ITIL
12 3 (2.97%) Data Modelling
12 3 (2.97%) Configuration Management
12 3 (2.97%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 92 (91.09%) C#
2 68 (67.33%) VB
3 36 (35.64%) SQL
4 18 (17.82%) VB6
5 17 (16.83%) JavaScript
6 15 (14.85%) T-SQL
7 12 (11.88%) VBA
8 11 (10.89%) PHP
9 8 (7.92%) PL/SQL
10 5 (4.95%) Java
11 4 (3.96%) C++
12 3 (2.97%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.99%) Python
13 1 (0.99%) C
13 1 (0.99%) VBScript
13 1 (0.99%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (25.74%) MCTS
1 26 (25.74%) MCP
1 26 (25.74%) MCAD
1 26 (25.74%) MCSD
1 26 (25.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (16.83%) Degree
3 1 (0.99%) ISEB
3 1 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.91%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.99%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 22 (21.78%) Microsoft
2 15 (14.85%) Oracle
3 9 (8.91%) Adobe
4 3 (2.97%) Brady
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