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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 26 23 50
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +27
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 33 57 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 7.75% 10.05% 4.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.35% 16.67% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 25 57 15
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,300 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,400 £40,000
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
230 342 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 53.99% 60.32% 66.41%
Number of salaries quoted 200 303 236
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Leicester

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 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 58 (95.08%) SQL Server
3 54 (88.52%) C#
4 45 (73.77%) JavaScript
5 43 (70.49%) ASP.NET
6 39 (63.93%) HTML
7 38 (62.30%) CSS
8 36 (59.02%) MVC
9 34 (55.74%) jQuery
10 33 (54.10%) SQL
11 26 (42.62%) .NET Framework
12 19 (31.15%) CSS3
13 16 (26.23%) Performance Tuning
14 14 (22.95%) Finance
15 13 (21.31%) XML
16 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
17 11 (18.03%) SQL Server 2008
17 11 (18.03%) Ajax
17 11 (18.03%) Windows
17 11 (18.03%) WinForms
18 10 (16.39%) VB
18 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
18 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 10 (16.39%) SQL Server 2012
19 8 (13.11%) Mentoring
19 8 (13.11%) Team Foundation Server
19 8 (13.11%) Open Source
19 8 (13.11%) VB6
19 8 (13.11%) Graphic Design
19 8 (13.11%) Web Services

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 3 (4.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (13.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (95.08%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (16.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (4.92%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.92%) Adabas
5 3 (4.92%) MySQL
6 2 (3.28%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 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
General
1 14 (22.95%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Retail
3 2 (3.28%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 55 (90.16%) Developer
2 23 (37.70%) .NET Developer
3 15 (24.59%) C# Developer
3 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET Developer
3 15 (24.59%) Applications Support
4 13 (21.31%) Applications Developer
5 12 (19.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (18.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (16.39%) Web Developer
8 7 (11.48%) Software Developer
8 7 (11.48%) .NET Web Developer
9 6 (9.84%) Senior Developer
10 4 (6.56%) Programmer
10 4 (6.56%) Senior C# Developer
11 3 (4.92%) .NET Programmer
11 3 (4.92%) Senior .NET Developer
11 3 (4.92%) VB.NET Developer
11 3 (4.92%) Analyst Programmer
11 3 (4.92%) Analyst
12 2 (3.28%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (70.49%) ASP.NET
3 39 (63.93%) HTML
4 38 (62.30%) CSS
5 34 (55.74%) jQuery
6 26 (42.62%) .NET Framework
7 19 (31.15%) CSS3
8 13 (21.31%) XML
9 11 (18.03%) Ajax
9 11 (18.03%) WinForms
10 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 8 (13.11%) Web Services
12 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (8.20%) XSLT
14 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET MVC 2
15 3 (4.92%) WebSphere MQ
16 2 (3.28%) XHTML
16 2 (3.28%) WCF
16 2 (3.28%) WPF
16 2 (3.28%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Open Source
1 8 (13.11%) Graphic Design
1 8 (13.11%) Client/Server
2 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.28%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.03%) Windows
2 2 (3.28%) Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (59.02%) MVC
2 16 (26.23%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (13.11%) Mentoring
5 7 (11.48%) Web Design
5 7 (11.48%) Web Development
6 6 (9.84%) Scrum
7 3 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.92%) Logistics
7 3 (4.92%) OO
8 2 (3.28%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.28%) E-Procurement
8 2 (3.28%) OO PHP
9 1 (1.64%) Waterfall
9 1 (1.64%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (1.64%) People Management
9 1 (1.64%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (1.64%) Web Application Development
9 1 (1.64%) Android Development
9 1 (1.64%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (88.52%) C#
2 45 (73.77%) JavaScript
3 33 (54.10%) SQL
4 10 (16.39%) VB
5 8 (13.11%) VB6
5 8 (13.11%) Java
6 7 (11.48%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.92%) NATURAL
7 3 (4.92%) JCL
7 3 (4.92%) COBOL
7 3 (4.92%) PHP
8 2 (3.28%) Perl
8 2 (3.28%) PHP5
8 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.92%) SAP
3 1 (1.64%) IBM