The first table below looks at the demand for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 16 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 Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 61 40 51
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +11
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 1 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.28% 2.12% 0.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.39% 2.94% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 3
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
255 170 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 72.44% 72.03% 69.15%
Number of salaries quoted 222 164 198
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB.NET
Gloucestershire

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Cheltenham region.

VB.NET Salary Trend in Cheltenham

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (50.00%) XML
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) C++
6 3 (30.00%) HTML
6 3 (30.00%) OO
6 3 (30.00%) CSS
7 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
7 2 (20.00%) MVC
7 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (20.00%) Java
7 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (20.00%) Web Development
7 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
8 1 (10.00%) PHP5
8 1 (10.00%) jQuery
8 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
8 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (10.00%) PHP
8 1 (10.00%) SOAP
8 1 (10.00%) IIS
8 1 (10.00%) Python
8 1 (10.00%) OOP
8 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
1 8 (80.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) OO
2 2 (20.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Web Development
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) C++
5 2 (20.00%) Java
6 1 (10.00%) PHP5
6 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (10.00%) PHP
6 1 (10.00%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft