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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 37 46 33
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 53 25 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 7.75% 3.78% 6.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.96% 6.33% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 51 25 42
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £36,600 £35,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
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
443 395 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 64.77% 59.76% 67.32%
Number of salaries quoted 378 341 406
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -4 28 £39,500 +9.72% 3
Poole +13 19 £27,500 -15.38% 3
Dorchester - 4 £35,000 - 1
VB.NET
South West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 87 (100.00%) .NET
2 74 (85.06%) ASP.NET
3 69 (79.31%) SQL
4 49 (56.32%) C#
5 42 (48.28%) HTML
6 41 (47.13%) JavaScript
6 41 (47.13%) CSS
7 37 (42.53%) XML
8 35 (40.23%) SQL Server
9 34 (39.08%) Software Engineering
10 29 (33.33%) Ajax
10 29 (33.33%) JSON
11 28 (32.18%) XHTML
12 26 (29.89%) Web Services
12 26 (29.89%) Microsoft
13 20 (22.99%) WinForms
14 18 (20.69%) Windows
15 15 (17.24%) .NET Framework
16 13 (14.94%) jQuery
17 11 (12.64%) PHP
17 11 (12.64%) VB
17 11 (12.64%) Oracle
17 11 (12.64%) Crystal Reports
17 11 (12.64%) Mobile App
18 10 (11.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 9 (10.34%) SOAP
19 9 (10.34%) MVC
19 9 (10.34%) Degree
20 8 (9.20%) PL/SQL
20 8 (9.20%) CMS

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (9.20%) CMS
2 7 (8.05%) IIS
3 2 (2.30%) Confluence
4 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (5.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.75%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (40.23%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.64%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (9.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.30%) RavenDB
6 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.30%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (2.30%) NUnit
1 2 (2.30%) JIRA
1 2 (2.30%) ReSharper
1 2 (2.30%) WATIR
1 2 (2.30%) TeamCity
1 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.30%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (2.30%) Moq
1 2 (2.30%) Cucumber
1 2 (2.30%) NCrunch
General
1 3 (3.45%) Finance
2 2 (2.30%) Advertising
2 2 (2.30%) Retail
2 2 (2.30%) Back Office
3 1 (1.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 79 (90.80%) Developer
2 47 (54.02%) .NET Developer
3 27 (31.03%) VB.NET Developer
4 26 (29.89%) Software Developer
5 13 (14.94%) C# Developer
6 12 (13.79%) ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (12.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (12.64%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (10.34%) Web Developer
9 8 (9.20%) VB Developer
10 7 (8.05%) .NET Software Developer
11 5 (5.75%) Programmer
12 4 (4.60%) Senior Developer
12 4 (4.60%) Senior .NET Developer
12 4 (4.60%) VB Programmer
12 4 (4.60%) ASP.NET Programmer
12 4 (4.60%) C# Programmer
12 4 (4.60%) VB.NET Programmer
12 4 (4.60%) .NET Programmer
13 3 (3.45%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (100.00%) .NET
2 74 (85.06%) ASP.NET
3 42 (48.28%) HTML
4 41 (47.13%) CSS
5 37 (42.53%) XML
6 29 (33.33%) Ajax
6 29 (33.33%) JSON
7 28 (32.18%) XHTML
8 26 (29.89%) Web Services
9 20 (22.99%) WinForms
10 15 (17.24%) .NET Framework
11 13 (14.94%) jQuery
12 10 (11.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 9 (10.34%) SOAP
14 8 (9.20%) WPF
15 7 (8.05%) REST
15 7 (8.05%) Razor View Engine
15 7 (8.05%) LINQ
15 7 (8.05%) Classic ASP
16 6 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.64%) Mobile App
2 7 (8.05%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.30%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.69%) Windows
2 5 (5.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (39.08%) Software Engineering
2 9 (10.34%) MVC
3 8 (9.20%) Web Development
4 6 (6.90%) SEO
5 5 (5.75%) OO
5 5 (5.75%) Data Transformation
6 4 (4.60%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (4.60%) OOD
7 3 (3.45%) E-Commerce
7 3 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.30%) TDD
8 2 (2.30%) Pair Programming
8 2 (2.30%) Project Planning
8 2 (2.30%) Refactoring
8 2 (2.30%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (2.30%) BDD
8 2 (2.30%) ERP
8 2 (2.30%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.30%) Migration
8 2 (2.30%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 69 (79.31%) SQL
2 49 (56.32%) C#
3 41 (47.13%) JavaScript
4 11 (12.64%) PHP
4 11 (12.64%) VB
5 8 (9.20%) PL/SQL
6 5 (5.75%) Perl
7 4 (4.60%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.60%) VB6
8 2 (2.30%) Ruby
9 1 (1.15%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (10.34%) Degree
Vendors
1 26 (29.89%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.64%) Oracle
3 2 (2.30%) Endeca
3 2 (2.30%) RedPrairie
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