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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 60 60 44
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 22 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.13% 0.84% 3.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.77% 1.29% 7.19%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 17
Average salary £33,250 £30,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.83% +39.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,200 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £37,500 £36,000
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
461 387 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 65.67% 65.37% 53.97%
Number of salaries quoted 399 328 270
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 April 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 April 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
Poole +4 13 £32,000 -24.70%
Bournemouth -11 8 £35,000 +16.66% 4
VB.NET
South West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 79 (100.00%) .NET
2 67 (84.81%) ASP.NET
3 56 (70.89%) SQL
4 55 (69.62%) C#
5 43 (54.43%) HTML
6 40 (50.63%) JavaScript
7 37 (46.84%) CSS
8 36 (45.57%) Microsoft
9 35 (44.30%) SQL Server
10 27 (34.18%) jQuery
11 26 (32.91%) Web Services
12 22 (27.85%) WinForms
13 21 (26.58%) XML
14 20 (25.32%) MVC
15 19 (24.05%) Software Engineering
15 19 (24.05%) Windows
16 17 (21.52%) ASP.NET MVC
16 17 (21.52%) Entity Framework
16 17 (21.52%) .NET Framework
16 17 (21.52%) Razor View Engine
17 16 (20.25%) Web Development
17 16 (20.25%) LINQ
17 16 (20.25%) Classic ASP
18 14 (17.72%) XHTML
18 14 (17.72%) JSON
18 14 (17.72%) Ajax
19 13 (16.46%) Mobile App
19 13 (16.46%) SOAP
19 13 (16.46%) T-SQL
20 11 (13.92%) Degree

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.53%) CMS
2 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (10.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (44.30%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (8.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (7.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (5.06%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.80%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (3.80%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (1.27%) Finance
1 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 74 (93.67%) Developer
2 33 (41.77%) .NET Developer
3 28 (35.44%) Software Developer
4 17 (21.52%) Web Developer
5 14 (17.72%) VB.NET Developer
6 13 (16.46%) C# Developer
7 10 (12.66%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (10.13%) .NET Software Developer
9 5 (6.33%) Senior Developer
10 4 (5.06%) Senior .NET Developer
10 4 (5.06%) Software Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (3.80%) VB.NET Programmer
11 3 (3.80%) .NET Programmer
11 3 (3.80%) Programmer
11 3 (3.80%) VB Developer
11 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (3.80%) C# Programmer
11 3 (3.80%) VB Programmer
11 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (100.00%) .NET
2 67 (84.81%) ASP.NET
3 43 (54.43%) HTML
4 37 (46.84%) CSS
5 27 (34.18%) jQuery
6 26 (32.91%) Web Services
7 22 (27.85%) WinForms
8 21 (26.58%) XML
9 17 (21.52%) .NET Framework
9 17 (21.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (21.52%) Entity Framework
9 17 (21.52%) Razor View Engine
10 16 (20.25%) LINQ
10 16 (20.25%) Classic ASP
11 14 (17.72%) JSON
11 14 (17.72%) Ajax
11 14 (17.72%) XHTML
12 13 (16.46%) SOAP
13 8 (10.13%) WCF
13 8 (10.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.46%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.06%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.53%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.32%) MVC
2 19 (24.05%) Software Engineering
3 16 (20.25%) Web Development
4 4 (5.06%) Service Delivery
5 3 (3.80%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (3.80%) OO
6 2 (2.53%) OOD
6 2 (2.53%) Project Planning
6 2 (2.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.27%) Web Application Development
7 1 (1.27%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (1.27%) Waterfall
7 1 (1.27%) Project Management
7 1 (1.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.27%) Scrum
7 1 (1.27%) CRM
7 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.27%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 56 (70.89%) SQL
2 55 (69.62%) C#
3 40 (50.63%) JavaScript
4 13 (16.46%) T-SQL
5 8 (10.13%) VB
6 6 (7.59%) PL/SQL
7 4 (5.06%) VB6
7 4 (5.06%) PHP
7 4 (5.06%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (13.92%) Degree
Vendors
1 36 (45.57%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.86%) Oracle
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