The first table below looks at the demand for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon 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 Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 39 24 24
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 12 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 4.49% 4.83% 7.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.55% 8.99% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 25
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,350 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £43,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Programming Languages Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
159 178 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 59.55% 53.78% 56.47%
Number of salaries quoted 128 176 188
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB.NET
London

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Croydon

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (94.12%) SQL Server
2 16 (94.12%) SQL
2 16 (94.12%) C#
3 15 (88.24%) Software Engineering
3 15 (88.24%) WCF
3 15 (88.24%) T-SQL
3 15 (88.24%) VBScript
3 15 (88.24%) MS Excel
3 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
3 15 (88.24%) Classic ASP
3 15 (88.24%) ASP.NET
3 15 (88.24%) Web Services
3 15 (88.24%) XML
3 15 (88.24%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Android
4 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.88%) Selenium
4 1 (5.88%) Windows
4 1 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner
4 1 (5.88%) VB
4 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.88%) BDD

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 15 (88.24%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (94.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Selenium
1 1 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner
1 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.88%) Calabash
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Software Developer
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 13 (76.47%) Senior Developer
2 13 (76.47%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Test Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (88.24%) WCF
2 15 (88.24%) Classic ASP
2 15 (88.24%) ASP.NET
2 15 (88.24%) Web Services
2 15 (88.24%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
1 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Android
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Software Engineering
1 15 (88.24%) Waterfall
2 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
2 1 (5.88%) Compatibility Testing
2 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
2 1 (5.88%) BDD
2 1 (5.88%) ATDD
2 1 (5.88%) Functional Testing
2 1 (5.88%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) SQL
1 16 (94.12%) C#
2 15 (88.24%) T-SQL
2 15 (88.24%) VBScript
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) Ruby
3 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft