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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 75 99 70
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -29
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 37 13 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.48% 0.81% 2.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.08% 1.21% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 37 11 39
Average salary £52,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.57% -12.50%
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
907 1072 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 60.79% 66.42% 64.29%
Number of salaries quoted 744 885 804
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 13 February 2016.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Cambridge

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 63 (100.00%) .NET
2 62 (98.41%) C#
3 47 (74.60%) MVC
4 44 (69.84%) SQL
5 43 (68.25%) QA
6 42 (66.67%) .NET Framework
6 42 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (66.67%) Entity Framework
7 41 (65.08%) HTML
7 41 (65.08%) CSS
8 40 (63.49%) WCF
8 40 (63.49%) ASP.NET Web API
9 39 (61.90%) JavaScript
10 36 (57.14%) REST
11 32 (50.79%) Front End Development
11 32 (50.79%) XML
11 32 (50.79%) Software Engineering
12 31 (49.21%) LINQ
13 27 (42.86%) XSLT
13 27 (42.86%) jQuery
14 26 (41.27%) JSON
14 26 (41.27%) Ajax
15 25 (39.68%) Automated Testing
15 25 (39.68%) Selenium
15 25 (39.68%) SDLC
16 24 (38.10%) Razor View Engine
17 21 (33.33%) JIRA
18 20 (31.75%) Kanban
19 18 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
19 18 (28.57%) DevOps

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 10 (15.87%) Drupal
2 2 (3.17%) CMS
2 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.59%) Confluence
3 1 (1.59%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.59%) Node.js
3 1 (1.59%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.87%) HTTP
2 1 (1.59%) Intranet
2 1 (1.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.17%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (3.17%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.17%) QlikView
3 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (39.68%) Selenium
2 21 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (1.59%) CasperJS
3 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.59%) PhantomJS
3 1 (1.59%) Subversion
3 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.59%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (1.59%) Xcode
General
1 1 (1.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (65.08%) Developer
2 30 (47.62%) C# Developer
3 28 (44.44%) Senior Developer
4 25 (39.68%) .NET Developer
5 24 (38.10%) Software Developer
6 22 (34.92%) Senior .NET Developer
6 22 (34.92%) Senior Software Developer
7 21 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 19 (30.16%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 19 (30.16%) Senior C# Developer
9 18 (28.57%) Agile .NET Developer
9 18 (28.57%) Agile C# Developer
9 18 (28.57%) Agile Developer
9 18 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 18 (28.57%) Senior Agile Developer
10 17 (26.98%) .NET Software Developer
10 17 (26.98%) C# Software Developer
11 16 (25.40%) Senior .NET Software Developer
12 13 (20.63%) Software Engineer
13 7 (11.11%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 42 (66.67%) Entity Framework
3 41 (65.08%) CSS
3 41 (65.08%) HTML
4 40 (63.49%) ASP.NET Web API
4 40 (63.49%) WCF
5 36 (57.14%) REST
6 32 (50.79%) XML
7 31 (49.21%) LINQ
8 27 (42.86%) jQuery
8 27 (42.86%) XSLT
9 26 (41.27%) Ajax
9 26 (41.27%) JSON
10 24 (38.10%) Razor View Engine
11 13 (20.63%) ASP.NET
12 12 (19.05%) ADO
13 11 (17.46%) Web Services
14 10 (15.87%) HTML5
15 9 (14.29%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (12.70%) Computer Science
3 7 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.76%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.59%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (4.76%) Linux
3 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (74.60%) MVC
2 42 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (50.79%) Front End Development
3 32 (50.79%) Software Engineering
4 25 (39.68%) Automated Testing
4 25 (39.68%) SDLC
5 20 (31.75%) Kanban
6 18 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
6 18 (28.57%) DevOps
7 15 (23.81%) User Stories
8 9 (14.29%) High Availability
8 9 (14.29%) Line Management
8 9 (14.29%) TDD
9 7 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
9 7 (11.11%) Identity Management
9 7 (11.11%) Information Security
10 6 (9.52%) Data Protection
10 6 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (9.52%) Service Delivery
10 6 (9.52%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (98.41%) C#
2 44 (69.84%) SQL
3 39 (61.90%) JavaScript
4 13 (20.63%) T-SQL
5 10 (15.87%) Java
5 10 (15.87%) PHP
6 3 (4.76%) C++
6 3 (4.76%) Python
7 2 (3.17%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (68.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.17%) IFS
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