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 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 28 29 26
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 3 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 1.79% 5.14% 0.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.85% 13.24% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 1
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
78 68 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 46.43% 38.86% 56.45%
Number of salaries quoted 60 68 61
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) C#
3 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (81.82%) TDD
4 8 (72.73%) VB
4 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
5 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
5 7 (63.64%) MVC
5 7 (63.64%) Android
5 7 (63.64%) iPhone
5 7 (63.64%) Domain-Driven Design
5 7 (63.64%) Google
5 7 (63.64%) WCF
5 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (63.64%) Dependency Injection
5 7 (63.64%) Node.js
5 7 (63.64%) Ninject
5 7 (63.64%) KnockoutJS
5 7 (63.64%) Web Application Development
5 7 (63.64%) Mobile App
5 7 (63.64%) Games
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
7 2 (18.18%) Windows
7 2 (18.18%) SOA
8 1 (9.09%) HTTP
8 1 (9.09%) Internet
8 1 (9.09%) SOAP
8 1 (9.09%) Web Services
8 1 (9.09%) SQL
8 1 (9.09%) Oracle

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (63.64%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
General
1 7 (63.64%) Games
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (90.91%) .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) VB Developer
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (9.09%) VB6 Developer
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
3 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (63.64%) Ninject
3 7 (63.64%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (63.64%) WCF
4 1 (9.09%) RESTful
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (9.09%) SOAP
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) iPhone
1 7 (63.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Android
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (81.82%) TDD
2 7 (63.64%) MVC
2 7 (63.64%) Domain-Driven Design
2 7 (63.64%) Dependency Injection
2 7 (63.64%) Web Application Development
3 2 (18.18%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) VB
3 1 (9.09%) VB6
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
Halifax
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago