The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 54 46 40
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 1 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.28% 0.35% 5.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.42% 0.48% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 16
Average salary £28,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
VB.NET
Suffolk

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

Programming Languages Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
238 207 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 66.30% 72.63% 70.71%
Number of salaries quoted 201 164 192
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Ipswich

VB.NET
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft