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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 91 82 43
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -39
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 18 28 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.04% 1.90% 5.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.59% 2.96% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 88
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
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
1129 945 1306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 65.30% 64.07% 69.17%
Number of salaries quoted 897 798 1113
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
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 24 December 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Cambridge

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 50 (100.00%) C#
1 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 40 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (76.00%) VB
4 37 (74.00%) SQL Server
5 34 (68.00%) Scrum
6 31 (62.00%) WCF
7 29 (58.00%) ASP.NET
7 29 (58.00%) MVC
8 27 (54.00%) TDD
8 27 (54.00%) Kanban
9 26 (52.00%) NUnit
9 26 (52.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 26 (52.00%) Rhino Mocks
9 26 (52.00%) Moq
9 26 (52.00%) Web Application Development
10 22 (44.00%) NHibernate
10 22 (44.00%) Music Industry
10 22 (44.00%) BDD
11 16 (32.00%) SQL
12 13 (26.00%) Oracle
12 13 (26.00%) WPF
13 12 (24.00%) MS Excel
13 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
13 12 (24.00%) Razor View Engine
13 12 (24.00%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 11 (22.00%) Degree
14 11 (22.00%) Computer Science
15 10 (20.00%) MVVM

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.00%) Drupal
3 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (24.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) Internet
2 3 (6.00%) LDAP
2 3 (6.00%) HTTP
3 1 (2.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (74.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (24.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.00%) QlikView
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.00%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (52.00%) NUnit
1 26 (52.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 26 (52.00%) Moq
2 4 (8.00%) MSTest
3 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.00%) Selenium
3 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (4.00%) WinRunner
4 2 (4.00%) QARun
5 1 (2.00%) FitNesse
5 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (44.00%) Music Industry
2 4 (8.00%) Finance
3 3 (6.00%) Publishing
4 2 (4.00%) Advertising
5 1 (2.00%) Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (94.00%) Developer
2 28 (56.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (12.00%) VB Developer
3 6 (12.00%) VB6 Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Graduate
5 4 (8.00%) Software Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Junior Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Junior .NET Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Graduate Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Junior
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 3 (6.00%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Applications Specialist
7 2 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (62.00%) WCF
3 29 (58.00%) ASP.NET
4 26 (52.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 22 (44.00%) NHibernate
6 13 (26.00%) WPF
7 12 (24.00%) Razor View Engine
7 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 8 (16.00%) HTML
9 7 (14.00%) XML
10 6 (12.00%) Web Services
10 6 (12.00%) WinForms
11 5 (10.00%) CSS
12 4 (8.00%) Spring.NET
12 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
12 4 (8.00%) Unity DI Container
12 4 (8.00%) Castle Windsor
12 4 (8.00%) Ninject
13 3 (6.00%) REST
13 3 (6.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (14.00%) User Experience
3 6 (12.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (8.00%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (6.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (6.00%) Client/Server
6 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (68.00%) Scrum
3 29 (58.00%) MVC
4 27 (54.00%) TDD
4 27 (54.00%) Kanban
5 26 (52.00%) Web Application Development
6 22 (44.00%) BDD
7 10 (20.00%) MVVM
8 4 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (8.00%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.00%) Risk Management
8 4 (8.00%) Data Modelling
8 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.00%) Configuration Management
8 4 (8.00%) Identity Management
9 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2
9 3 (6.00%) UML
9 3 (6.00%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) C#
2 38 (76.00%) VB
3 16 (32.00%) SQL
4 9 (18.00%) T-SQL
5 7 (14.00%) VB6
6 6 (12.00%) PL/SQL
7 4 (8.00%) Java
7 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (8.00%) PHP
8 3 (6.00%) C
9 1 (2.00%) C++
9 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) Degree
2 8 (16.00%) MCP
2 8 (16.00%) MCAD
2 8 (16.00%) MCSD
2 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (16.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (26.00%) Oracle
2 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.00%) Sybase
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