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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 22 25 39
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 40 57 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 9.22% 9.90% 4.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.53% 16.62% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 29 55 17
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,600 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
242 343 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 55.76% 59.55% 61.08%
Number of salaries quoted 203 305 232
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £53,000 £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 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 5 May 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Leicester

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 57 (93.44%) SQL Server
3 55 (90.16%) C#
4 45 (73.77%) JavaScript
5 43 (70.49%) ASP.NET
6 40 (65.57%) HTML
7 39 (63.93%) CSS
8 37 (60.66%) MVC
9 34 (55.74%) SQL
9 34 (55.74%) jQuery
10 26 (42.62%) .NET Framework
11 19 (31.15%) CSS3
12 16 (26.23%) Performance Tuning
13 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
13 13 (21.31%) Finance
14 12 (19.67%) XML
15 11 (18.03%) Windows
15 11 (18.03%) VB
15 11 (18.03%) Ajax
16 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (16.39%) SQL Server 2008
16 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 10 (16.39%) Web Services
16 10 (16.39%) WinForms
17 9 (14.75%) Java
17 9 (14.75%) SQL Server 2012
18 8 (13.11%) Team Foundation Server
18 8 (13.11%) Open Source
18 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET MVC
18 8 (13.11%) Web Development

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 4 (6.56%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (3.28%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) DNN
Applications
1 8 (13.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (93.44%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (14.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (6.56%) MySQL
6 3 (4.92%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.28%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (3.28%) Adabas
7 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (13.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.28%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.64%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.64%) Selenium
3 1 (1.64%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (21.31%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Retail
3 2 (3.28%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 57 (93.44%) Developer
2 25 (40.98%) .NET Developer
3 16 (26.23%) C# Developer
4 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET Developer
5 14 (22.95%) Applications Support
6 13 (21.31%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (19.67%) Applications Developer
8 11 (18.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (16.39%) Web Developer
10 7 (11.48%) .NET Web Developer
10 7 (11.48%) Senior Developer
10 7 (11.48%) Software Developer
11 4 (6.56%) Senior C# Developer
11 4 (6.56%) Senior .NET Developer
11 4 (6.56%) VB.NET Developer
11 4 (6.56%) AWS Developer
12 3 (4.92%) .NET Programmer
12 3 (4.92%) Programmer
13 2 (3.28%) Support Analyst
13 2 (3.28%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (70.49%) ASP.NET
3 40 (65.57%) HTML
4 39 (63.93%) CSS
5 34 (55.74%) jQuery
6 26 (42.62%) .NET Framework
7 19 (31.15%) CSS3
8 12 (19.67%) XML
9 11 (18.03%) Ajax
10 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 10 (16.39%) Web Services
10 10 (16.39%) WinForms
11 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET MVC 2
12 4 (6.56%) XSLT
13 2 (3.28%) XHTML
13 2 (3.28%) WebSphere MQ
13 2 (3.28%) RESTful
13 2 (3.28%) WCF
13 2 (3.28%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Graphic Design
1 8 (13.11%) Open Source
2 7 (11.48%) Client/Server
3 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.28%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.03%) Windows
2 2 (3.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (60.66%) MVC
2 16 (26.23%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (13.11%) Web Development
4 8 (13.11%) Web Design
5 7 (11.48%) Mentoring
6 5 (8.20%) Scrum
7 3 (4.92%) OO
7 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce
7 3 (4.92%) Logistics
8 2 (3.28%) OO PHP
8 2 (3.28%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.28%) Project Management
8 2 (3.28%) E-Procurement
9 1 (1.64%) CRM
9 1 (1.64%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (1.64%) Waterfall
9 1 (1.64%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (90.16%) C#
2 45 (73.77%) JavaScript
3 34 (55.74%) SQL
4 11 (18.03%) VB
5 9 (14.75%) Java
6 7 (11.48%) T-SQL
7 6 (9.84%) VB6
8 3 (4.92%) PHP
9 2 (3.28%) Perl
9 2 (3.28%) COBOL
9 2 (3.28%) PHP5
9 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.28%) NATURAL
9 2 (3.28%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.92%) SAP
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle
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