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 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 39 42 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 14 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.93% 0.88% 2.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.69% 1.59% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 6
Average salary £30,000 £28,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
182 126 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 51.12% 55.26% 67.35%
Number of salaries quoted 173 118 189
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 32 (100.00%) C#
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (78.13%) SQL Server
3 19 (59.38%) ASP.NET
3 19 (59.38%) JavaScript
3 19 (59.38%) jQuery
4 16 (50.00%) VB
5 15 (46.88%) HTML
6 13 (40.63%) Migration
6 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (40.63%) TDD
6 13 (40.63%) VB6
6 13 (40.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 12 (37.50%) Degree
7 12 (37.50%) Computer Science
8 11 (34.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (34.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (31.25%) HND
10 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
10 6 (18.75%) Visual Studio
10 6 (18.75%) Ajax
10 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (12.50%) BDD
12 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
12 4 (12.50%) User Experience
12 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (12.50%) RDBMS
12 4 (12.50%) MVC

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (78.13%) SQL Server
2 11 (34.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (34.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (12.50%) RDBMS
5 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.25%) PROIV
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Developer
2 17 (53.13%) Software Developer
3 10 (31.25%) Graduate
3 10 (31.25%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (31.25%) Administrator
4 9 (28.13%) Programmer
4 9 (28.13%) Software Engineer
4 9 (28.13%) Software Programmer
4 9 (28.13%) .NET Programmer
4 9 (28.13%) C# Programmer
4 9 (28.13%) Software Applications Engineer
5 7 (21.88%) Junior
5 7 (21.88%) Junior Developer
6 6 (18.75%) Graduate Developer
7 5 (15.63%) Junior Software Developer
7 5 (15.63%) Junior Software Engineer
7 5 (15.63%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 5 (15.63%) Graduate Programmer
7 5 (15.63%) Applications Engineer
7 5 (15.63%) Junior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (59.38%) ASP.NET
2 19 (59.38%) jQuery
3 15 (46.88%) HTML
4 13 (40.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (18.75%) Ajax
6 4 (12.50%) .NET Framework
7 2 (6.25%) WCF
7 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (6.25%) CSS
7 2 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.50%) User Experience
2 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Kindle
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (40.63%) TDD
1 13 (40.63%) Migration
2 4 (12.50%) BDD
2 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 4 (12.50%) MVC
3 3 (9.38%) Practice Management
3 3 (9.38%) Time Management
4 2 (6.25%) SDLC
4 2 (6.25%) OO
4 2 (6.25%) Web Development
5 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (59.38%) JavaScript
3 16 (50.00%) VB
4 13 (40.63%) VB6
5 4 (12.50%) SQL
6 2 (6.25%) PHP
6 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.25%) C++
6 2 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Degree
2 10 (31.25%) HND
3 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle