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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 45 47 49
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 3 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.08% 0.64% 3.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.74% 0.96% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 13
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
172 208 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 61.87% 66.88% 63.46%
Number of salaries quoted 136 200 242
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 17 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VB6
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) VBA
2 2 (66.67%) VB6
3 1 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft