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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 32 55 27
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -28
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 19 28 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 4.94% 5.07% 9.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.00% 7.98% 14.35%
Number of salaries quoted 19 27 32
Average salary £31,000 £31,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.58% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £22,100 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £43,850
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
211 351 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 54.81% 63.59% 66.86%
Number of salaries quoted 184 306 227
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,619
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
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 27 January 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Leicester

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (88.89%) C#
3 29 (80.56%) SQL Server
4 26 (72.22%) MVC
5 25 (69.44%) SQL
5 25 (69.44%) jQuery
6 22 (61.11%) JavaScript
7 19 (52.78%) HTML
8 18 (50.00%) ASP.NET
9 15 (41.67%) VB
10 12 (33.33%) CSS
11 10 (27.78%) .NET Framework
11 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (25.00%) Ajax
13 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
13 8 (22.22%) T-SQL
13 8 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
14 7 (19.44%) Web Development
14 7 (19.44%) MySQL
14 7 (19.44%) Oracle
14 7 (19.44%) Web Design
15 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
15 6 (16.67%) Open Source
15 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
15 6 (16.67%) Graphic Design
15 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (16.67%) VB6
16 4 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
16 4 (11.11%) Java

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.78%) DNN
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (80.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.78%) Hudson
2 1 (2.78%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.78%) CruiseControl
2 1 (2.78%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (97.22%) Developer
2 17 (47.22%) .NET Developer
3 13 (36.11%) C# Developer
4 10 (27.78%) VB.NET Developer
5 9 (25.00%) Junior Developer
5 9 (25.00%) Junior
6 8 (22.22%) Software Developer
6 8 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (19.44%) Junior .NET Developer
7 7 (19.44%) Junior VB.NET Developer
7 7 (19.44%) Senior Developer
8 6 (16.67%) Junior C# Developer
8 6 (16.67%) Junior C# .NET Developer
9 4 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (8.33%) Web Developer
10 3 (8.33%) SQL Developer
11 2 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
11 2 (5.56%) Programmer
11 2 (5.56%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (69.44%) jQuery
3 19 (52.78%) HTML
4 18 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 12 (33.33%) CSS
6 10 (27.78%) .NET Framework
6 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 9 (25.00%) Ajax
7 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (8.33%) HTML5
8 3 (8.33%) Web Services
8 3 (8.33%) XML
8 3 (8.33%) LINQ
8 3 (8.33%) WCF
8 3 (8.33%) WinForms
9 2 (5.56%) WPF
9 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (5.56%) Dapper ORM
9 2 (5.56%) XSLT
9 2 (5.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Graphic Design
1 6 (16.67%) Open Source
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (72.22%) MVC
2 8 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (19.44%) Web Design
3 7 (19.44%) Web Development
4 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.56%) Logistics
5 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.56%) Workflow
5 2 (5.56%) OO
5 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.56%) ERP
5 2 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (2.78%) Change Management
6 1 (2.78%) CRM
6 1 (2.78%) ITIL
6 1 (2.78%) OOP
6 1 (2.78%) Scrum
6 1 (2.78%) E-Procurement
6 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 32 (88.89%) C#
2 25 (69.44%) SQL
3 22 (61.11%) JavaScript
4 15 (41.67%) VB
5 8 (22.22%) T-SQL
6 6 (16.67%) VB6
7 4 (11.11%) Java
8 2 (5.56%) C
8 2 (5.56%) PHP
9 1 (2.78%) VBScript
9 1 (2.78%) Perl
9 1 (2.78%) PHP5
9 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.78%) VBA
9 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 7 (19.44%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) SAP
3 1 (2.78%) Twitter
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