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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 45 28 50
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +22
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 15 51 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.46% 8.66% 3.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.04% 14.53% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 14 51 11
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +9.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £41,000 £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
213 351 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 49.19% 59.59% 64.80%
Number of salaries quoted 193 318 213
Average salary £36,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.41% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 30 June 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Leicester

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 57 (100.00%) .NET
2 53 (92.98%) SQL Server
3 50 (87.72%) C#
4 43 (75.44%) JavaScript
5 42 (73.68%) ASP.NET
6 38 (66.67%) HTML
7 37 (64.91%) CSS
8 32 (56.14%) MVC
9 30 (52.63%) jQuery
10 28 (49.12%) SQL
11 24 (42.11%) .NET Framework
12 17 (29.82%) CSS3
13 14 (24.56%) Finance
14 13 (22.81%) Performance Tuning
15 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
16 11 (19.30%) XML
16 11 (19.30%) WinForms
16 11 (19.30%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
17 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 10 (17.54%) SQL Server 2012
18 9 (15.79%) Ajax
18 9 (15.79%) Windows
19 8 (14.04%) Client/Server
19 8 (14.04%) Java
19 8 (14.04%) Web Services
19 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC
20 7 (12.28%) Open Source
20 7 (12.28%) Web Development
20 7 (12.28%) T-SQL

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 3 (5.26%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (92.98%) SQL Server
2 11 (19.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (17.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (5.26%) Adabas
5 3 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (5.26%) MySQL
6 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.51%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.51%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (24.56%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Retail
3 2 (3.51%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 51 (89.47%) Developer
2 19 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 15 (26.32%) ASP.NET Developer
3 15 (26.32%) Applications Support
4 13 (22.81%) Applications Developer
4 13 (22.81%) C# Developer
5 10 (17.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (17.54%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (15.79%) Web Developer
7 7 (12.28%) Software Developer
8 6 (10.53%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Senior Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Analyst Programmer
9 3 (5.26%) Programmer
10 2 (3.51%) Support Analyst
10 2 (3.51%) VB.NET Developer
10 2 (3.51%) Team Leader
10 2 (3.51%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (73.68%) ASP.NET
3 38 (66.67%) HTML
4 37 (64.91%) CSS
5 30 (52.63%) jQuery
6 24 (42.11%) .NET Framework
7 17 (29.82%) CSS3
8 11 (19.30%) WinForms
8 11 (19.30%) XML
9 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 9 (15.79%) Ajax
11 8 (14.04%) Web Services
11 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (5.26%) XSLT
12 3 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
13 2 (3.51%) LINQ
13 2 (3.51%) WCF
13 2 (3.51%) WPF
13 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC 2
13 2 (3.51%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Client/Server
2 5 (8.77%) Graphic Design
2 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.51%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.79%) Windows
2 2 (3.51%) Linux
3 1 (1.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (56.14%) MVC
2 13 (22.81%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.28%) Web Development
4 7 (12.28%) Open Source
5 6 (10.53%) Scrum
5 6 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 4 (7.02%) SDLC
6 4 (7.02%) Web Design
7 3 (5.26%) OO
8 2 (3.51%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.51%) E-Procurement
8 2 (3.51%) OO PHP
9 1 (1.75%) Time Management
9 1 (1.75%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (1.75%) Waterfall
9 1 (1.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.75%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (1.75%) Web Application Development
9 1 (1.75%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 50 (87.72%) C#
2 43 (75.44%) JavaScript
3 28 (49.12%) SQL
4 8 (14.04%) Java
5 7 (12.28%) T-SQL
5 7 (12.28%) VB
6 5 (8.77%) VB6
7 3 (5.26%) PHP
7 3 (5.26%) NATURAL
7 3 (5.26%) JCL
7 3 (5.26%) COBOL
8 2 (3.51%) Perl
8 2 (3.51%) PHP5
8 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.26%) SAP
3 1 (1.75%) IBM