The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 41 27 32
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 5 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.76% 7.89% 1.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.78% 11.76% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 3
Average salary £42,500 £32,970 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.90% -25.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £18,973 £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,250 £47,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
VB.NET
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucester region.

Programming Languages Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
180 102 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 63.38% 67.11% 47.74%
Number of salaries quoted 160 93 75
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,650 £27,035 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Gloucester

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (90.00%) SQL
3 21 (70.00%) C#
4 17 (56.67%) ASP.NET
5 13 (43.33%) Oracle
5 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
6 12 (40.00%) Windows
6 12 (40.00%) OO
7 11 (36.67%) Finance
7 11 (36.67%) Visual Studio
8 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
8 9 (30.00%) CSS
8 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
9 8 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (26.67%) HTML
9 8 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (26.67%) .NET Framework
10 7 (23.33%) WCF
11 6 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (20.00%) PL/SQL
12 5 (16.67%) Java
12 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
12 5 (16.67%) MSMQ
12 5 (16.67%) SAS
12 5 (16.67%) Toad
12 5 (16.67%) Banking
12 5 (16.67%) Entity Framework
12 5 (16.67%) Degree
13 4 (13.33%) WPF
13 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 5 (16.67%) SAS
2 3 (10.00%) CMS
3 2 (6.67%) DNN
4 1 (3.33%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.33%) Kentico
4 1 (3.33%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Visual Studio
2 5 (16.67%) Toad
3 1 (3.33%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) AccuRev
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Banking
3 4 (13.33%) Advertising
4 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (93.33%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Software Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Business Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Junior C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle BI Developer
6 2 (6.67%) VB.NET Programmer
6 2 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Junior .NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) .NET Programmer
6 2 (6.67%) Junior Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (56.67%) ASP.NET
3 9 (30.00%) CSS
4 8 (26.67%) .NET Framework
4 8 (26.67%) HTML
5 7 (23.33%) WCF
6 5 (16.67%) MSMQ
6 5 (16.67%) Entity Framework
7 4 (13.33%) WPF
8 2 (6.67%) jQuery
8 2 (6.67%) Ajax
9 1 (3.33%) Android SDK
9 1 (3.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Economics
1 2 (6.67%) Statistics
1 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) OO
2 8 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (10.00%) Project Management
3 3 (10.00%) OOP
3 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.67%) Workflow
4 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Capacity Management
4 2 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) SDLC
5 1 (3.33%) Web Development
5 1 (3.33%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.33%) Migration
5 1 (3.33%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) SQL
2 21 (70.00%) C#
3 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 5 (16.67%) Java
5 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.33%) VB
6 1 (3.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (3.33%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Oracle
2 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) Metastorm
3 2 (6.67%) VMware