The table below looks at the statistics 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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 29 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 5 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 3.23% - 1.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.33% - 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB.NET
West Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
60 88 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 38.71% 62.86% 49.74%
Number of salaries quoted 60 78 81
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Halifax

VB.NET
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (78.95%) Finance
3 14 (73.68%) Regression Testing
3 14 (73.68%) QA
3 14 (73.68%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (73.68%) Test Scripting
4 5 (26.32%) C#
5 4 (21.05%) Project Management
5 4 (21.05%) Web Services
5 4 (21.05%) XML
5 4 (21.05%) SQL
5 4 (21.05%) VB
5 4 (21.05%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (21.05%) VB6
5 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) MVC
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.26%) jQuery
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.26%) CSS
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
6 1 (5.26%) HTML
6 1 (5.26%) UML
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 4 (21.05%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (78.95%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Test Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Software Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (21.05%) Web Services
2 4 (21.05%) XML
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.26%) jQuery
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Regression Testing
1 14 (73.68%) User Acceptance Testing
1 14 (73.68%) Test Scripting
2 4 (21.05%) Project Management
2 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.26%) MVC
3 1 (5.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) C#
2 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) VB
2 4 (21.05%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (73.68%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft