The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 37 45 28
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 3 5 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.51% 1.66% 5.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.13% 2.86% 14.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 23
Average salary £26,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.90% +3.52%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB.NET
London

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

Programming Languages Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
96 175 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 48.24% 58.14% 36.04%
Number of salaries quoted 82 156 147
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 27 January 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) IIS
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 5 (38.46%) ITIL
4 5 (38.46%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
5 4 (30.77%) C#
5 4 (30.77%) CSS
6 3 (23.08%) XML
6 3 (23.08%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (23.08%) HTML
6 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (15.38%) WCF
7 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
7 2 (15.38%) Finance
7 2 (15.38%) Legal
7 2 (15.38%) WinForms
7 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
8 1 (7.69%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (7.69%) Firewall
8 1 (7.69%) VBScript
8 1 (7.69%) Oracle
8 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (7.69%) MCSE
8 1 (7.69%) SLA
8 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
8 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
8 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (46.15%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Applications Support
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Support
4 2 (15.38%) Programmer
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) Support Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Support Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) XML
3 3 (23.08%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) WCF
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 2 (15.38%) WinForms
5 1 (7.69%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Document Management
2 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
2 4 (30.77%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.69%) VBScript
5 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) A+ Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft