The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 38 62 31
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -31
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 17 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 4.51% 2.90% 8.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.25% 4.19% 11.87%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 26
Average salary £29,000 £36,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.54% +10.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £18,450 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £39,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB.NET
Leicestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
206 382 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 54.64% 69.20% 68.01%
Number of salaries quoted 192 338 196
Average salary £37,750 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Leicester

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Leicester

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (89.13%) C#
3 32 (69.57%) SQL Server
3 32 (69.57%) jQuery
4 31 (67.39%) JavaScript
5 28 (60.87%) SQL
6 27 (58.70%) HTML
7 25 (54.35%) ASP.NET
7 25 (54.35%) MVC
8 20 (43.48%) CSS
9 18 (39.13%) T-SQL
9 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (34.78%) .NET Framework
11 14 (30.43%) WPF
11 14 (30.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 14 (30.43%) VB
11 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
12 12 (26.09%) HTML5
13 11 (23.91%) Web Development
13 11 (23.91%) CSS3
14 10 (21.74%) LINQ
14 10 (21.74%) WinForms
15 8 (17.39%) WCF
15 8 (17.39%) TDD
16 7 (15.22%) LINQ to SQL
16 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET Web API
16 7 (15.22%) Dapper ORM
16 7 (15.22%) Workflow
16 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) DNN
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (69.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.22%) MySQL
3 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Hudson
2 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.17%) CruiseControl
3 1 (2.17%) Selenium
3 1 (2.17%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (97.83%) Developer
2 24 (52.17%) .NET Developer
3 13 (28.26%) C# Developer
3 13 (28.26%) VB.NET Developer
4 10 (21.74%) Software Developer
4 10 (21.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (19.57%) Junior
5 9 (19.57%) Junior Developer
6 7 (15.22%) Junior .NET Developer
6 7 (15.22%) Junior VB.NET Developer
7 6 (13.04%) Junior C# Developer
7 6 (13.04%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Senior Developer
9 3 (6.52%) Web Developer
9 3 (6.52%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (6.52%) Senior VB.NET Developer
10 2 (4.35%) SQL Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Analyst
10 2 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (69.57%) jQuery
3 27 (58.70%) HTML
4 25 (54.35%) ASP.NET
5 20 (43.48%) CSS
6 16 (34.78%) .NET Framework
7 14 (30.43%) WPF
7 14 (30.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 12 (26.09%) HTML5
9 11 (23.91%) CSS3
10 10 (21.74%) LINQ
10 10 (21.74%) WinForms
11 8 (17.39%) WCF
12 7 (15.22%) Web Services
12 7 (15.22%) ADO.NET
12 7 (15.22%) LINQ to SQL
12 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (15.22%) Dapper ORM
13 6 (13.04%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) MVC
2 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (23.91%) Web Development
4 8 (17.39%) TDD
5 7 (15.22%) Workflow
6 5 (10.87%) Waterfall
7 4 (8.70%) ERP
8 3 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (4.35%) Project Management
9 2 (4.35%) ITIL
9 2 (4.35%) OO
10 1 (2.17%) CRM
10 1 (2.17%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.17%) OOP
10 1 (2.17%) Change Management
10 1 (2.17%) Six Sigma
10 1 (2.17%) Scrum
10 1 (2.17%) Web Design
10 1 (2.17%) E-Procurement
10 1 (2.17%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 41 (89.13%) C#
2 31 (67.39%) JavaScript
3 28 (60.87%) SQL
4 18 (39.13%) T-SQL
5 14 (30.43%) VB
6 5 (10.87%) VB6
7 4 (8.70%) Java
8 2 (4.35%) C
8 2 (4.35%) PHP
9 1 (2.17%) VBScript
9 1 (2.17%) Perl
9 1 (2.17%) PHP5
9 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.17%) VBA
9 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) MCSD
2 1 (2.17%) CCNA
2 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.17%) COBIT
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.22%) Oracle
3 3 (6.52%) Twitter
4 1 (2.17%) SAP
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