The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 26 24 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 9 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 5.63% 8.67% 6.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.65% 13.08% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 13
Average salary £31,000 £30,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £27,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £38,550
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB.NET
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Exeter region.

Programming Languages Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
104 130 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 65.00% 66.33% 64.78%
Number of salaries quoted 73 119 148
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Exeter region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Exeter

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Exeter region.

VB.NET Salary Trend in Exeter

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (83.33%) HTML
3 9 (75.00%) SQL
4 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (58.33%) C#
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (50.00%) C++
5 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (50.00%) CSS
6 5 (41.67%) Web Services
6 5 (41.67%) XML
6 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
6 5 (41.67%) Web Design
6 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (33.33%) WPF
7 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
7 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
7 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 4 (33.33%) NUnit
7 4 (33.33%) Scrum
7 4 (33.33%) Oracle
8 2 (16.67%) MS Office
8 2 (16.67%) ITIL
8 2 (16.67%) VB
8 2 (16.67%) PHP
8 2 (16.67%) Delphi
8 2 (16.67%) Java
8 2 (16.67%) Banking

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) NUnit
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Web Developer
3 5 (41.67%) .NET Web Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 2 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) HTML
3 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (50.00%) CSS
4 5 (41.67%) Web Services
4 5 (41.67%) XML
5 4 (33.33%) WPF
6 1 (8.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Web Design
2 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) C#
3 6 (50.00%) C++
4 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (16.67%) VB
5 2 (16.67%) PHP
5 2 (16.67%) Delphi
5 2 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft