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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 35 50 51
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 24 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 5.73% 4.09% 3.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.53% 6.37% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 16
Average salary £33,500 £30,500 £33,240
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.83% -8.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £18,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £41,000 £33,500
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
228 251 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 54.42% 64.19% 65.38%
Number of salaries quoted 211 238 207
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Leicester

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 78 (100.00%) .NET
2 68 (87.18%) C#
3 63 (80.77%) SQL Server
4 50 (64.10%) SQL
5 48 (61.54%) ASP.NET
6 45 (57.69%) jQuery
7 43 (55.13%) JavaScript
8 38 (48.72%) T-SQL
9 37 (47.44%) HTML
10 36 (46.15%) CSS
11 31 (39.74%) MVC
11 31 (39.74%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (33.33%) .NET Framework
13 24 (30.77%) WPF
13 24 (30.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 23 (29.49%) TDD
15 22 (28.21%) HTML5
15 22 (28.21%) CSS3
16 20 (25.64%) LINQ
17 18 (23.08%) WinForms
17 18 (23.08%) Microsoft
17 18 (23.08%) Windows
18 17 (21.79%) Ajax
19 14 (17.95%) VB
19 14 (17.95%) Performance Tuning
20 13 (16.67%) WCF
21 12 (15.38%) Visual Studio
22 10 (12.82%) SQL Server 2012
23 9 (11.54%) KnockoutJS
23 9 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 6 (7.69%) Node.js
2 1 (1.28%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.13%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (80.77%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.85%) MySQL
5 2 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.85%) Hudson
3 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (7.69%) Games
2 4 (5.13%) Finance
2 4 (5.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.28%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 76 (97.44%) Developer
2 38 (48.72%) .NET Developer
3 15 (19.23%) C# Developer
4 13 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 11 (14.10%) VB.NET Developer
6 8 (10.26%) Software Developer
7 5 (6.41%) SQL Developer
8 4 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Junior Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Systems Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Senior VB.NET Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Junior
9 3 (3.85%) Business Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.56%) Systems Analyst
10 2 (2.56%) Applications Support
10 2 (2.56%) Analyst
10 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (100.00%) .NET
2 48 (61.54%) ASP.NET
3 45 (57.69%) jQuery
4 37 (47.44%) HTML
5 36 (46.15%) CSS
6 26 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 24 (30.77%) WPF
7 24 (30.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 22 (28.21%) CSS3
8 22 (28.21%) HTML5
9 20 (25.64%) LINQ
10 18 (23.08%) WinForms
11 17 (21.79%) Ajax
12 13 (16.67%) WCF
13 9 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (11.54%) KnockoutJS
14 7 (8.97%) LINQ to SQL
14 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (8.97%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.69%) iPhone
1 6 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.28%) Open Source
3 1 (1.28%) Social Media
3 1 (1.28%) NHS
3 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.08%) Windows
2 6 (7.69%) Android
3 3 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (39.74%) MVC
1 31 (39.74%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (29.49%) TDD
3 14 (17.95%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (8.97%) Workflow
4 7 (8.97%) Web Development
5 6 (7.69%) Domain-Driven Design
5 6 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (7.69%) Web Application Development
6 5 (6.41%) ERP
7 4 (5.13%) Waterfall
8 3 (3.85%) OO
9 2 (2.56%) ITIL
9 2 (2.56%) OOP
9 2 (2.56%) Six Sigma
9 2 (2.56%) E-Procurement
9 2 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.56%) Functional Programming
10 1 (1.28%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 68 (87.18%) C#
2 50 (64.10%) SQL
3 43 (55.13%) JavaScript
4 38 (48.72%) T-SQL
5 14 (17.95%) VB
6 7 (8.97%) VB6
7 5 (6.41%) PHP
8 3 (3.85%) VBScript
8 3 (3.85%) Perl
8 3 (3.85%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.85%) VBA
9 2 (2.56%) Python
9 2 (2.56%) PHP5
9 2 (2.56%) Java
9 2 (2.56%) C
10 1 (1.28%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (3.85%) Degree
2 2 (2.56%) MCSD
2 2 (2.56%) CCNA
2 2 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (2.56%) COBIT
Vendors
1 18 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.69%) Google
3 4 (5.13%) SAP
4 3 (3.85%) Twitter
5 2 (2.56%) Oracle
6 1 (1.28%) Telerik
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