The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 50 24 17
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -7
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 10 37 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 2.47% 9.44% 11.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.07% 15.61% 16.03%
Number of salaries quoted 10 33 41
Average salary £27,500 £29,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.77% -19.72%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB.NET
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
246 237 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 60.74% 60.46% 70.05%
Number of salaries quoted 209 214 244
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Devon

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Devon

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Devon region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Devon

VB.NET
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Devon region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
Exeter -9 6 £28,750 +2.67%
Plymouth -19 1 £36,000 +14.28%
VB.NET
South West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (75.61%) C#
3 29 (70.73%) SQL
4 28 (68.29%) SQL Server
4 28 (68.29%) ASP.NET
5 27 (65.85%) HTML
6 22 (53.66%) JavaScript
7 21 (51.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (48.78%) Ajax
9 18 (43.90%) Web Services
10 17 (41.46%) CSS
11 16 (39.02%) WCF
11 16 (39.02%) jQuery
12 15 (36.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 15 (36.59%) MVC
12 15 (36.59%) SharePoint
13 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
14 10 (24.39%) JSON
14 10 (24.39%) LINQ
14 10 (24.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 10 (24.39%) SharePoint 2010
15 8 (19.51%) XML
16 7 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
16 7 (17.07%) CMS
17 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
17 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
17 6 (14.63%) C++
18 5 (12.20%) T-SQL
18 5 (12.20%) Windows
18 5 (12.20%) Flash

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 15 (36.59%) SharePoint
2 10 (24.39%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (17.07%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (68.29%) SQL Server
2 21 (51.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (36.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (24.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (12.20%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
7 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (7.32%) MS Access
8 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
8 2 (4.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Visual Studio
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (9.76%) NUnit
General
1 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.20%) Marketing
3 2 (4.88%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (100.00%) Developer
2 28 (68.29%) .NET Developer
3 15 (36.59%) ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (24.39%) Web Developer
4 10 (24.39%) C# Developer
5 7 (17.07%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Software Developer
6 5 (12.20%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (9.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (9.76%) VB.NET Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Senior Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Software Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Applications Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Web Applications Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Trainee
9 2 (4.88%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Graduate
10 1 (2.44%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (68.29%) ASP.NET
3 27 (65.85%) HTML
4 20 (48.78%) Ajax
5 18 (43.90%) Web Services
6 17 (41.46%) CSS
7 16 (39.02%) WCF
7 16 (39.02%) jQuery
8 10 (24.39%) JSON
8 10 (24.39%) LINQ
9 8 (19.51%) XML
10 5 (12.20%) Flash
11 4 (9.76%) HTML5
11 4 (9.76%) WPF
12 3 (7.32%) .NET Framework
13 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET 2.0
13 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
13 1 (2.44%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) iPhone
1 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Windows
1 5 (12.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) MVC
2 7 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.20%) Web Analytics
4 5 (12.20%) SEO
4 5 (12.20%) Web Design
4 5 (12.20%) Web Application Development
4 5 (12.20%) Analytics
5 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
5 4 (9.76%) Scrum
5 4 (9.76%) Automated Testing
5 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
5 4 (9.76%) TDD
6 2 (4.88%) ITIL
6 2 (4.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (75.61%) C#
2 29 (70.73%) SQL
3 22 (53.66%) JavaScript
4 6 (14.63%) C++
5 5 (12.20%) T-SQL
6 3 (7.32%) VB
7 2 (4.88%) PHP
7 2 (4.88%) Delphi
7 2 (4.88%) Java
8 1 (2.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle