The first table below looks at the demand for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Halifax region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 44 24 35
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +11
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 4 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 1.06% 8.70% 2.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.25% 17.28% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 5
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +22.80%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Programming Languages Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
123 81 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 32.54% 50.31% 62.91%
Number of salaries quoted 90 62 116
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,374 £37,500 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB.NET
West Yorkshire

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Halifax

VB.NET
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
3 4 (66.67%) QA
3 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) CSLA
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
5 1 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) WinForms

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) WinForms Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) CSLA
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
Halifax, West Yorkshire
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