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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 55 49 48
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 32 31 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.82% 4.16% 3.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.71% 6.74% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 30 28 16
Average salary £32,500 £26,250 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
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
560 460 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 66.83% 61.66% 50.68%
Number of salaries quoted 451 404 228
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 £27,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -15 25 £35,000 +25.00% 2
Dorchester - 5 £27,500 - 1
VB.NET
South West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (72.50%) SQL
3 25 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 22 (55.00%) CSS
4 22 (55.00%) HTML
5 21 (52.50%) JavaScript
5 21 (52.50%) XML
6 19 (47.50%) SQL Server
6 19 (47.50%) Software Engineering
7 18 (45.00%) C#
8 15 (37.50%) XHTML
8 15 (37.50%) Ajax
8 15 (37.50%) JSON
9 12 (30.00%) PHP
10 8 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (17.50%) IIS
11 7 (17.50%) CMS
11 7 (17.50%) .NET Framework
12 6 (15.00%) SEO
12 6 (15.00%) OO
13 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
13 5 (12.50%) Windows
13 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
13 5 (12.50%) ERP
13 5 (12.50%) FTP
13 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
13 5 (12.50%) Web Services
13 5 (12.50%) Perl
13 5 (12.50%) Finance
13 5 (12.50%) Silverlight

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (17.50%) IIS
1 7 (17.50%) CMS
2 4 (10.00%) Drupal
3 2 (5.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Magento
2 3 (7.50%) Exchequer
2 3 (7.50%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (7.50%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (7.50%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (7.50%) GoldMine
3 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (47.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.50%) MySQL
5 2 (5.00%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Subversion
2 2 (5.00%) JIRA
2 2 (5.00%) ReSharper
2 2 (5.00%) WATIR
2 2 (5.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (5.00%) Moq
2 2 (5.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (5.00%) NCrunch
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (5.00%) NUnit
3 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Advertising
2 3 (7.50%) Marketing
3 2 (5.00%) Back Office
3 2 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (87.50%) Developer
2 22 (55.00%) .NET Developer
3 14 (35.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 10 (25.00%) Software Developer
5 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (12.50%) C# Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
8 3 (7.50%) VB Developer
8 3 (7.50%) VB6 Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (7.50%) PHP Developer
9 2 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
10 1 (2.50%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (2.50%) Junior .NET Developer
10 1 (2.50%) Junior Developer
10 1 (2.50%) Junior
10 1 (2.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 22 (55.00%) CSS
3 22 (55.00%) HTML
4 21 (52.50%) XML
5 15 (37.50%) XHTML
5 15 (37.50%) Ajax
5 15 (37.50%) JSON
6 7 (17.50%) .NET Framework
7 5 (12.50%) Silverlight
7 5 (12.50%) Web Services
7 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (10.00%) LAMP
8 4 (10.00%) WPF
9 3 (7.50%) jQuery
9 3 (7.50%) WinForms
9 3 (7.50%) HTML5
9 3 (7.50%) CSS3
10 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
1 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Software Engineering
2 6 (15.00%) OO
2 6 (15.00%) SEO
3 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 5 (12.50%) ERP
3 5 (12.50%) Data Transformation
4 4 (10.00%) MVC
4 4 (10.00%) Release Management
5 3 (7.50%) TDD
5 3 (7.50%) OOP
5 3 (7.50%) Content Management
5 3 (7.50%) Web Development
6 2 (5.00%) Refactoring
6 2 (5.00%) CRM
6 2 (5.00%) OOD
6 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.00%) Pair Programming
6 2 (5.00%) Migration
6 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 29 (72.50%) SQL
2 21 (52.50%) JavaScript
3 18 (45.00%) C#
4 12 (30.00%) PHP
5 5 (12.50%) Perl
6 4 (10.00%) VB
6 4 (10.00%) VB6
7 3 (7.50%) PHP5
8 2 (5.00%) Ruby
8 2 (5.00%) C++
9 1 (2.50%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Plesk
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Pegasus
2 3 (7.50%) Sage
3 2 (5.00%) Endeca
3 2 (5.00%) RedPrairie
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) Facebook
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £39000 per annum + Healthcare, pension, parking
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorchester, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago