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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 47 47 55
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 34 24 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.82% 3.85% 4.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.46% 6.28% 8.38%
Number of salaries quoted 30 20 22
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £20,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,800 £39,550
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
456 382 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 64.68% 61.32% 55.85%
Number of salaries quoted 375 347 298
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -6 22 £37,500 +4.16% 5
Dorchester - 5 £27,500 -
Poole -2 4 £28,750 +43.75% 1
VB.NET
South West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 54 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (77.78%) SQL
3 39 (72.22%) ASP.NET
4 30 (55.56%) CSS
4 30 (55.56%) HTML
5 29 (53.70%) JavaScript
6 28 (51.85%) XML
7 25 (46.30%) Software Engineering
8 23 (42.59%) C#
9 22 (40.74%) SQL Server
10 21 (38.89%) XHTML
10 21 (38.89%) Ajax
10 21 (38.89%) JSON
11 13 (24.07%) PHP
12 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
13 10 (18.52%) Web Services
14 9 (16.67%) Windows
14 9 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
15 7 (12.96%) .NET Framework
15 7 (12.96%) WinForms
15 7 (12.96%) IIS
15 7 (12.96%) VB
16 6 (11.11%) OO
16 6 (11.11%) E-Commerce
16 6 (11.11%) CMS
16 6 (11.11%) MVC
16 6 (11.11%) SEO
16 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
17 5 (9.26%) Silverlight
17 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET 2.0

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (12.96%) IIS
2 6 (11.11%) CMS
3 4 (7.41%) Drupal
4 2 (3.70%) Confluence
5 1 (1.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Magento
2 2 (3.70%) Exchequer
2 2 (3.70%) GoldMine
2 2 (3.70%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.70%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (7.41%) MySQL
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (3.70%) RavenDB
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Subversion
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.70%) NUnit
2 2 (3.70%) NCrunch
2 2 (3.70%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (3.70%) Moq
2 2 (3.70%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.70%) WATIR
2 2 (3.70%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.70%) JIRA
2 2 (3.70%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (7.41%) Finance
1 4 (7.41%) Marketing
2 2 (3.70%) Retail
2 2 (3.70%) Back Office
2 2 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 48 (88.89%) Developer
2 30 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 21 (38.89%) VB.NET Developer
4 13 (24.07%) Software Developer
5 9 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 9 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (14.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (14.81%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (9.26%) VB Developer
8 4 (7.41%) Senior Developer
9 3 (5.56%) PHP Developer
9 3 (5.56%) VB6 Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Senior PHP Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Web Developer
10 2 (3.70%) .NET Software Developer
10 2 (3.70%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
11 1 (1.85%) Front-End Developer
11 1 (1.85%) Front-End Web Developer
11 1 (1.85%) VB.NET Programmer
11 1 (1.85%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (72.22%) ASP.NET
3 30 (55.56%) CSS
3 30 (55.56%) HTML
4 28 (51.85%) XML
5 21 (38.89%) XHTML
5 21 (38.89%) Ajax
5 21 (38.89%) JSON
6 10 (18.52%) Web Services
7 7 (12.96%) .NET Framework
7 7 (12.96%) WinForms
8 5 (9.26%) Silverlight
8 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (7.41%) LAMP
9 4 (7.41%) WPF
10 3 (5.56%) jQuery
10 3 (5.56%) HTML5
10 3 (5.56%) CSS3
11 2 (3.70%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
1 3 (5.56%) Mobile App
1 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.67%) Windows
2 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (46.30%) Software Engineering
2 6 (11.11%) OO
2 6 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 6 (11.11%) MVC
2 6 (11.11%) SEO
3 5 (9.26%) Data Transformation
4 4 (7.41%) ERP
4 4 (7.41%) Release Management
4 4 (7.41%) Web Development
5 3 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.56%) TDD
5 3 (5.56%) Content Management
5 3 (5.56%) OOP
6 2 (3.70%) CRM
6 2 (3.70%) OOD
6 2 (3.70%) Pair Programming
6 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.70%) Migration
6 2 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.70%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 42 (77.78%) SQL
2 29 (53.70%) JavaScript
3 23 (42.59%) C#
4 13 (24.07%) PHP
5 7 (12.96%) VB
6 5 (9.26%) Perl
7 4 (7.41%) VB6
8 3 (5.56%) PHP5
8 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.70%) C++
9 2 (3.70%) Ruby
10 1 (1.85%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Plesk
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle
3 2 (3.70%) Pegasus
3 2 (3.70%) Sage
3 2 (3.70%) RedPrairie
3 2 (3.70%) Endeca
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Posted: 14 days ago