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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 106 66 56
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -10
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 9 65 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.61% 3.62% 3.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.91% 5.30% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9 65 76
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £42,500 £45,000
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
988 1226 1321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 66.62% 68.26% 68.62%
Number of salaries quoted 884 1078 1194
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 4 May 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Cambridge

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 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 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (84.62%) C#
3 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 14 (53.85%) WCF
4 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (42.31%) SQL
6 10 (38.46%) Degree
7 9 (34.62%) XML
8 8 (30.77%) CSS
8 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
8 8 (30.77%) MVC
9 7 (26.92%) VB
9 7 (26.92%) Automated Testing
9 7 (26.92%) HTML
9 7 (26.92%) QA
9 7 (26.92%) Selenium
10 6 (23.08%) WPF
10 6 (23.08%) T-SQL
10 6 (23.08%) WinForms
11 5 (19.23%) TDD
11 5 (19.23%) Scrum
11 5 (19.23%) Java
11 5 (19.23%) PHP
11 5 (19.23%) XSLT
11 5 (19.23%) Windows
11 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
11 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
11 5 (19.23%) Kanban
11 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 4 (15.38%) Drupal
2 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) HTTP
2 3 (11.54%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Selenium
2 4 (15.38%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (15.38%) Moq
2 4 (15.38%) NUnit
3 3 (11.54%) WinRunner
3 3 (11.54%) QARun
4 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.85%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (3.85%) FitNesse
5 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.85%) eggPlant
5 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (15.38%) Music Industry
2 3 (11.54%) Law
2 3 (11.54%) Publishing
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Software Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Graduate
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Test Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Tester
5 3 (11.54%) Automation Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Programmer
6 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Applications Developer
7 1 (3.85%) QA Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Graduate Software Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Programmer
7 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET
2 14 (53.85%) WCF
3 9 (34.62%) XML
4 8 (30.77%) CSS
5 7 (26.92%) HTML
6 6 (23.08%) WPF
6 6 (23.08%) WinForms
7 5 (19.23%) XSLT
8 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (15.38%) HTML5
8 4 (15.38%) REST
8 4 (15.38%) NHibernate
8 4 (15.38%) XHTML
9 3 (11.54%) Web Services
9 3 (11.54%) Classic ASP
9 3 (11.54%) CSS3
9 3 (11.54%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (7.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
1 5 (19.23%) User Experience
2 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (15.38%) Client/Server
3 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.69%) Visualisation
4 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.85%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) MVC
3 7 (26.92%) Automated Testing
4 5 (19.23%) TDD
4 5 (19.23%) Scrum
4 5 (19.23%) Kanban
4 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting
4 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (15.38%) Web Application Development
5 4 (15.38%) Manual Testing
5 4 (15.38%) BDD
5 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 4 (15.38%) OO
6 3 (11.54%) Content Management
6 3 (11.54%) Workflow
6 3 (11.54%) UML
6 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.85%) Bioinformatics
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) C#
2 11 (42.31%) SQL
3 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 7 (26.92%) VB
5 6 (23.08%) T-SQL
6 5 (19.23%) Java
6 5 (19.23%) PHP
7 2 (7.69%) C++
8 1 (3.85%) Ruby
8 1 (3.85%) Python
8 1 (3.85%) C
8 1 (3.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) IBM
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