The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 21 33 22
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 2 1 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 1.98% 0.78% 6.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.67% 1.08% 11.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 20
Average salary £30,500 £40,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +39.13%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB.NET
Northern Ireland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the County Antrim region.

Programming Languages Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
75 93 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 74.26% 72.09% 55.97%
Number of salaries quoted 35 73 98
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

VB.NET
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in County Antrim

VB.NET
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast - 2 £30,500 -
VB.NET
Northern Ireland

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
4 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (50.00%) WCF
4 3 (50.00%) WPF
4 3 (50.00%) Silverlight
4 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (50.00%) HNC
4 3 (50.00%) HND
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
5 2 (33.33%) CSS
5 2 (33.33%) HTML
6 1 (16.67%) XML
6 1 (16.67%) jQuery
6 1 (16.67%) MS Office
6 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
2 3 (50.00%) WPF
2 3 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (16.67%) Statistics
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Physics
3 1 (16.67%) Chemistry
3 1 (16.67%) Biology
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) HNC
2 3 (50.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft