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 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 39 54 44
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 20 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 4.99% 4.19% 4.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.48% 5.98% 7.73%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 17
Average salary £31,500 £30,500 £33,479
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.27% -8.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £20,750 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £36,500 £47,000
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
211 301 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 52.62% 70.00% 61.80%
Number of salaries quoted 193 277 174
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
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 17 October 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Leicester

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 63 (100.00%) .NET
2 57 (90.48%) C#
3 47 (74.60%) SQL Server
4 42 (66.67%) jQuery
5 40 (63.49%) SQL
6 38 (60.32%) JavaScript
7 36 (57.14%) ASP.NET
8 32 (50.79%) HTML
9 29 (46.03%) MVC
10 28 (44.44%) T-SQL
10 28 (44.44%) CSS
11 26 (41.27%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (34.92%) .NET Framework
13 20 (31.75%) WPF
13 20 (31.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 18 (28.57%) HTML5
15 17 (26.98%) CSS3
15 17 (26.98%) TDD
15 17 (26.98%) Microsoft
16 15 (23.81%) WinForms
16 15 (23.81%) LINQ
17 14 (22.22%) Windows
17 14 (22.22%) VB
18 13 (20.63%) Ajax
19 11 (17.46%) WCF
19 11 (17.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 9 (14.29%) Web Development
21 8 (12.70%) Performance Tuning
22 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
22 7 (11.11%) Dapper ORM

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 3 (4.76%) Node.js
2 1 (1.59%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.35%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (74.60%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (9.52%) MySQL
4 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.76%) Hudson
General
1 5 (7.94%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.76%) Games
3 1 (1.59%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 61 (96.83%) Developer
2 29 (46.03%) .NET Developer
3 15 (23.81%) C# Developer
4 10 (15.87%) VB.NET Developer
5 9 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 9 (14.29%) Web Developer
6 7 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (9.52%) Junior Developer
7 6 (9.52%) Junior
8 4 (6.35%) Junior .NET Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Junior VB.NET Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Junior C# .NET Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Systems Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Junior C# Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Business Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (66.67%) jQuery
3 36 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 32 (50.79%) HTML
5 28 (44.44%) CSS
6 22 (34.92%) .NET Framework
7 20 (31.75%) WPF
7 20 (31.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 18 (28.57%) HTML5
9 17 (26.98%) CSS3
10 15 (23.81%) LINQ
10 15 (23.81%) WinForms
11 13 (20.63%) Ajax
12 11 (17.46%) WCF
12 11 (17.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (11.11%) Dapper ORM
13 7 (11.11%) LINQ to SQL
13 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (11.11%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.76%) iPhone
3 2 (3.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.22%) Windows
2 3 (4.76%) Linux
2 3 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (46.03%) MVC
2 26 (41.27%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (26.98%) TDD
4 9 (14.29%) Web Development
5 8 (12.70%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (11.11%) Workflow
7 5 (7.94%) ERP
7 5 (7.94%) Waterfall
8 3 (4.76%) Web Application Development
8 3 (4.76%) ITIL
8 3 (4.76%) Domain-Driven Design
8 3 (4.76%) OO
8 3 (4.76%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (3.17%) OOP
9 2 (3.17%) Six Sigma
9 2 (3.17%) E-Procurement
9 2 (3.17%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.17%) Functional Programming
10 1 (1.59%) Scrum
10 1 (1.59%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (90.48%) C#
2 40 (63.49%) SQL
3 38 (60.32%) JavaScript
4 28 (44.44%) T-SQL
5 14 (22.22%) VB
6 7 (11.11%) VB6
7 5 (7.94%) PHP
8 3 (4.76%) Perl
8 3 (4.76%) VBA
8 3 (4.76%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.17%) Python
9 2 (3.17%) PHP5
9 2 (3.17%) Java
9 2 (3.17%) C
9 2 (3.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.17%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) MCSD
2 2 (3.17%) CCNA
2 2 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.17%) COBIT
Vendors
1 17 (26.98%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.94%) Oracle
3 4 (6.35%) SAP
4 3 (4.76%) Google
4 3 (4.76%) Twitter
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