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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 57 74 41
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -33
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 21 6 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.39% 0.81% 4.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.65% 1.17% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 22
Average salary £32,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,500 £18,350
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
372 514 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 60.10% 69.27% 56.63%
Number of salaries quoted 315 436 316
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 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
Bournemouth 0 12 £35,000 +17.64% 2
Poole +14 8 £32,000 -24.70% 2
Weymouth - 1 £30,000 -
VB.NET
South West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 67 (100.00%) .NET
2 57 (85.07%) ASP.NET
3 47 (70.15%) C#
3 47 (70.15%) SQL
4 42 (62.69%) HTML
5 35 (52.24%) JavaScript
5 35 (52.24%) SQL Server
6 33 (49.25%) CSS
7 29 (43.28%) Microsoft
8 23 (34.33%) jQuery
9 22 (32.84%) MVC
9 22 (32.84%) XML
10 21 (31.34%) Web Services
11 20 (29.85%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (28.36%) WinForms
13 18 (26.87%) Windows
14 17 (25.37%) Entity Framework
15 16 (23.88%) Razor View Engine
15 16 (23.88%) T-SQL
15 16 (23.88%) .NET Framework
16 15 (22.39%) LINQ
16 15 (22.39%) Classic ASP
16 15 (22.39%) Web Development
17 12 (17.91%) Software Engineering
17 12 (17.91%) XHTML
18 11 (16.42%) SOAP
18 11 (16.42%) Ajax
18 11 (16.42%) JSON
18 11 (16.42%) SQL Server 2008
19 10 (14.93%) WCF

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (52.24%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (14.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (10.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (10.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.49%) DTS
General
1 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (94.03%) Developer
2 27 (40.30%) .NET Developer
3 22 (32.84%) Software Developer
4 16 (23.88%) Web Developer
5 14 (20.90%) VB.NET Developer
6 11 (16.42%) C# Developer
7 8 (11.94%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (7.46%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Software Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Senior Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (2.99%) Software Development Engineer
11 2 (2.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (2.99%) Development Engineer
11 2 (2.99%) C# Software Engineer
11 2 (2.99%) .NET Software Engineer
12 1 (1.49%) Lead C# Developer
12 1 (1.49%) .NET Programmer
12 1 (1.49%) Lead Software Engineer
12 1 (1.49%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (100.00%) .NET
2 57 (85.07%) ASP.NET
3 42 (62.69%) HTML
4 33 (49.25%) CSS
5 23 (34.33%) jQuery
6 22 (32.84%) XML
7 21 (31.34%) Web Services
8 20 (29.85%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (28.36%) WinForms
10 17 (25.37%) Entity Framework
11 16 (23.88%) Razor View Engine
11 16 (23.88%) .NET Framework
12 15 (22.39%) Classic ASP
12 15 (22.39%) LINQ
13 12 (17.91%) XHTML
14 11 (16.42%) JSON
14 11 (16.42%) SOAP
14 11 (16.42%) Ajax
15 10 (14.93%) WCF
16 9 (13.43%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.87%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.84%) MVC
2 15 (22.39%) Web Development
3 12 (17.91%) Software Engineering
4 7 (10.45%) SDLC
4 7 (10.45%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.48%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.49%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (1.49%) Waterfall
6 1 (1.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.49%) Scrum
6 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.49%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (70.15%) C#
1 47 (70.15%) SQL
2 35 (52.24%) JavaScript
3 16 (23.88%) T-SQL
4 7 (10.45%) VB
5 5 (7.46%) VB6
5 5 (7.46%) C++
6 3 (4.48%) PHP
7 2 (2.99%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) HND
Vendors
1 29 (43.28%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle
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