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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 55 73 52
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -21
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 23 11 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.81% 1.22% 3.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.57% 1.82% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 21
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
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
350 606 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 58.04% 67.18% 57.10%
Number of salaries quoted 271 509 352
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +8 17 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Poole +23 4 £32,000 -24.70%
Weymouth - 1 £30,000 -
VB.NET
South West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 52 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (84.62%) ASP.NET
3 39 (75.00%) HTML
4 38 (73.08%) C#
5 34 (65.38%) JavaScript
6 32 (61.54%) SQL
7 31 (59.62%) CSS
8 30 (57.69%) SQL Server
9 21 (40.38%) jQuery
9 21 (40.38%) XML
10 20 (38.46%) MVC
11 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
11 19 (36.54%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (28.85%) Web Services
13 14 (26.92%) T-SQL
13 14 (26.92%) .NET Framework
13 14 (26.92%) Entity Framework
13 14 (26.92%) Razor View Engine
14 13 (25.00%) Web Development
14 13 (25.00%) LINQ
14 13 (25.00%) Classic ASP
14 13 (25.00%) XHTML
15 12 (23.08%) WinForms
16 11 (21.15%) JSON
16 11 (21.15%) Ajax
16 11 (21.15%) Windows
17 10 (19.23%) SQL Server 2005
17 10 (19.23%) WCF
17 10 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
18 8 (15.38%) WSDL

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) HTTP
1 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (57.69%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (11.54%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.92%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (92.31%) Developer
2 22 (42.31%) .NET Developer
3 14 (26.92%) Web Developer
4 12 (23.08%) Software Developer
5 11 (21.15%) VB.NET Developer
6 8 (15.38%) C# Developer
7 6 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (9.62%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Programmer
9 2 (3.85%) Lead Developer
9 2 (3.85%) C# Software Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Software Development Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) .NET Software Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Lead .NET Developer
9 2 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.85%) .NET Programmer
9 2 (3.85%) Development Engineer
10 1 (1.92%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (84.62%) ASP.NET
3 39 (75.00%) HTML
4 31 (59.62%) CSS
5 21 (40.38%) XML
5 21 (40.38%) jQuery
6 19 (36.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (28.85%) Web Services
8 14 (26.92%) .NET Framework
8 14 (26.92%) Entity Framework
8 14 (26.92%) Razor View Engine
9 13 (25.00%) LINQ
9 13 (25.00%) XHTML
9 13 (25.00%) Classic ASP
10 12 (23.08%) WinForms
11 11 (21.15%) Ajax
11 11 (21.15%) JSON
12 10 (19.23%) WCF
13 8 (15.38%) WSDL
13 8 (15.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.92%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) MVC
2 13 (25.00%) Web Development
3 7 (13.46%) Service Delivery
4 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
5 4 (7.69%) SDLC
6 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.92%) TDD
7 1 (1.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.92%) Scrum
7 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.92%) OO
7 1 (1.92%) Project Management
7 1 (1.92%) Multithreading
7 1 (1.92%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (1.92%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 38 (73.08%) C#
2 34 (65.38%) JavaScript
3 32 (61.54%) SQL
4 14 (26.92%) T-SQL
5 5 (9.62%) VB
6 3 (5.77%) C++
6 3 (5.77%) VB6
7 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.92%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) HND
Vendors
1 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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