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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 38 32 37
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 0.56% 1.97% 0.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.23% 9.09% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
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
81 44 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 45.25% 21.67% 36.32%
Number of salaries quoted 63 40 47
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,400 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 12 February 2016, 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%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Games
3 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 3 (50.00%) Node.js
4 3 (50.00%) Ninject
4 3 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (50.00%) Web Application Development
4 3 (50.00%) VB
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) TDD
4 3 (50.00%) Google
4 3 (50.00%) WCF
4 3 (50.00%) Android
4 3 (50.00%) iPhone
4 3 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) HTML
6 1 (16.67%) Java
6 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (16.67%) PHP
6 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 1 (16.67%) RESTful

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (50.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (66.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Digital Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Trainer
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 3 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (50.00%) Ninject
4 3 (50.00%) WCF
5 2 (33.33%) HTML
6 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 1 (16.67%) CSS
6 1 (16.67%) HTML5
6 1 (16.67%) jQuery
6 1 (16.67%) JSON
6 1 (16.67%) RESTful
6 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (50.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Google