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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 34 32 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 1 2 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 0.52% 1.10% 11.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.25% 2.63% 16.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 21
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
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
80 76 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 41.45% 41.99% 68.72%
Number of salaries quoted 64 58 142
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 14 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) VB6
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Back Office
3 1 (20.00%) Finance

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (80.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) VB
1 4 (80.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification