The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 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 Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 65 44 47
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +3
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 23 34 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.54% 4.43% 2.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.83% 7.74% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 23 32 10
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
601 439 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 66.41% 57.16% 62.28%
Number of salaries quoted 500 376 254
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB.NET
South West

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -21 21 £32,500 +6.55% 4
Poole -10 2 £40,000 +100.00% 2
VB.NET
South West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (75.86%) SQL
3 19 (65.52%) ASP.NET
4 15 (51.72%) XML
4 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
5 14 (48.28%) HTML
5 14 (48.28%) CSS
6 13 (44.83%) C#
6 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
7 12 (41.38%) PHP
8 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
9 9 (31.03%) Ajax
9 9 (31.03%) JSON
9 9 (31.03%) XHTML
10 8 (27.59%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (24.14%) .NET Framework
11 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET 2.0
11 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (24.14%) Data Transformation
12 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (17.24%) Silverlight
12 5 (17.24%) CMS
12 5 (17.24%) FTP
12 5 (17.24%) IIS
12 5 (17.24%) Perl
12 5 (17.24%) Windows
13 4 (13.79%) Linux
13 4 (13.79%) VB
13 4 (13.79%) SEO
13 4 (13.79%) LAMP

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (17.24%) CMS
1 5 (17.24%) IIS
2 4 (13.79%) Drupal
3 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Magento
2 3 (10.34%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (10.34%) GoldMine
2 3 (10.34%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (10.34%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (10.34%) Exchequer
3 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) FTP
2 2 (6.90%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
2 8 (27.59%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (10.34%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Subversion
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (10.34%) Marketing
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (89.66%) Developer
2 16 (55.17%) .NET Developer
3 8 (27.59%) VB.NET Developer
3 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (24.14%) C# Developer
4 7 (24.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (24.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Software Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
7 3 (10.34%) PHP Developer
7 3 (10.34%) VB6 Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Senior PHP Developer
7 3 (10.34%) VB Developer
8 1 (3.45%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Junior .NET Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Junior
8 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (65.52%) ASP.NET
3 15 (51.72%) XML
4 14 (48.28%) HTML
4 14 (48.28%) CSS
5 9 (31.03%) Ajax
5 9 (31.03%) JSON
5 9 (31.03%) XHTML
6 7 (24.14%) .NET Framework
6 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 5 (17.24%) Silverlight
8 4 (13.79%) LAMP
9 3 (10.34%) HTML5
9 3 (10.34%) CSS3
9 3 (10.34%) Web Services
10 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (3.45%) jQuery
11 1 (3.45%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
2 7 (24.14%) Data Transformation
3 4 (13.79%) SEO
3 4 (13.79%) Release Management
3 4 (13.79%) OO
4 3 (10.34%) Content Management
4 3 (10.34%) Web Development
4 3 (10.34%) OOP
4 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
4 3 (10.34%) ERP
5 2 (6.90%) CRM
5 2 (6.90%) MVC
6 1 (3.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) SQL
2 13 (44.83%) C#
2 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
3 12 (41.38%) PHP
4 5 (17.24%) Perl
5 4 (13.79%) VB
5 4 (13.79%) VB6
6 3 (10.34%) PHP5
7 2 (6.90%) C++
7 2 (6.90%) Java
8 1 (3.45%) Embedded C++
8 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Plesk
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
1 3 (10.34%) Pegasus
1 3 (10.34%) Sage
2 1 (3.45%) Facebook
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + Pension, Health Care
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension and Microsoft Certification!
Posted: 19 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago