The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 40 46 48
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 37 25 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 5.26% 4.08% 4.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.31% 6.49% 8.59%
Number of salaries quoted 33 21 24
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £21,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £38,650
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 Dorset region.

Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
445 385 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 63.30% 62.81% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 361 353 311
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Dorset

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Dorset

VB.NET
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 October 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
Bournemouth -8 21 £37,500 +4.16% 5
Dorchester - 7 £27,500 - 2
Poole -2 6 £28,750 +40.24% 3
VB.NET
South West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 59 (100.00%) .NET
2 46 (77.97%) SQL
3 44 (74.58%) ASP.NET
4 32 (54.24%) CSS
4 32 (54.24%) HTML
5 31 (52.54%) JavaScript
6 30 (50.85%) XML
7 28 (47.46%) Software Engineering
8 27 (45.76%) C#
9 23 (38.98%) Ajax
9 23 (38.98%) JSON
10 22 (37.29%) SQL Server
10 22 (37.29%) XHTML
11 12 (20.34%) Web Services
11 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
11 12 (20.34%) PHP
12 10 (16.95%) Crystal Reports
12 10 (16.95%) Windows
12 10 (16.95%) WinForms
13 9 (15.25%) VB
14 8 (13.56%) .NET Framework
15 7 (11.86%) IIS
15 7 (11.86%) MVC
16 6 (10.17%) SEO
16 6 (10.17%) CMS
16 6 (10.17%) Oracle
16 6 (10.17%) OO
16 6 (10.17%) E-Commerce
16 6 (10.17%) Degree
16 6 (10.17%) WPF

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 7 (11.86%) IIS
2 6 (10.17%) CMS
3 4 (6.78%) Drupal
4 2 (3.39%) Confluence
5 1 (1.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Magento
2 1 (1.69%) Exchequer
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.69%) GoldMine
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (37.29%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.95%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (6.78%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (6.78%) MySQL
5 2 (3.39%) RavenDB
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Subversion
2 2 (3.39%) JIRA
2 2 (3.39%) ReSharper
2 2 (3.39%) WATIR
2 2 (3.39%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.39%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (3.39%) Moq
2 2 (3.39%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.39%) NCrunch
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.39%) NUnit
3 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (6.78%) Finance
1 4 (6.78%) Marketing
2 2 (3.39%) Back Office
2 2 (3.39%) Advertising
2 2 (3.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (89.83%) Developer
2 33 (55.93%) .NET Developer
3 22 (37.29%) VB.NET Developer
4 14 (23.73%) Software Developer
5 10 (16.95%) C# Developer
5 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (15.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (15.25%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (10.17%) VB Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Senior Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Programmer
9 3 (5.08%) Web Developer
9 3 (5.08%) PHP Developer
9 3 (5.08%) VB6 Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Senior PHP Developer
9 3 (5.08%) .NET Software Developer
10 2 (3.39%) VB Programmer
10 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET Programmer
10 2 (3.39%) C# Programmer
10 2 (3.39%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (74.58%) ASP.NET
3 32 (54.24%) CSS
3 32 (54.24%) HTML
4 30 (50.85%) XML
5 23 (38.98%) Ajax
5 23 (38.98%) JSON
6 22 (37.29%) XHTML
7 12 (20.34%) Web Services
8 10 (16.95%) WinForms
9 8 (13.56%) .NET Framework
10 6 (10.17%) WPF
10 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET 2.0
11 5 (8.47%) Silverlight
12 4 (6.78%) jQuery
12 4 (6.78%) LAMP
13 3 (5.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 3 (5.08%) CSS3
13 3 (5.08%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.78%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.95%) Windows
2 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (47.46%) Software Engineering
2 7 (11.86%) MVC
3 6 (10.17%) SEO
3 6 (10.17%) OO
3 6 (10.17%) E-Commerce
4 5 (8.47%) Web Development
4 5 (8.47%) Data Transformation
5 4 (6.78%) Release Management
6 3 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.08%) TDD
6 3 (5.08%) OOP
6 3 (5.08%) Content Management
6 3 (5.08%) ERP
7 2 (3.39%) OOD
7 2 (3.39%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.39%) Migration
7 2 (3.39%) Pair Programming
7 2 (3.39%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.39%) BDD
7 2 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 46 (77.97%) SQL
2 31 (52.54%) JavaScript
3 27 (45.76%) C#
4 12 (20.34%) PHP
5 9 (15.25%) VB
6 5 (8.47%) Perl
7 4 (6.78%) PL/SQL
7 4 (6.78%) VB6
8 3 (5.08%) PHP5
8 3 (5.08%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.39%) Ruby
10 1 (1.69%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) Plesk
Vendors
1 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.17%) Oracle
3 2 (3.39%) Endeca
3 2 (3.39%) RedPrairie
4 1 (1.69%) Pegasus
4 1 (1.69%) Sage
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