The first table below looks at the demand for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 26 36 38
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 87 45 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 8.94% 6.04% 5.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.43% 10.95% 8.88%
Number of salaries quoted 83 40 33
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £18,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,400 £35,400
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
603 411 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 61.97% 55.17% 56.32%
Number of salaries quoted 538 362 352
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB.NET
East Midlands

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Leicestershire region.

VB.NET Salary Trend in Leicestershire

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

VB.NET
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +17 58 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Market Harborough -4 10 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 5 £32,500 - 1
Loughborough -1 3 £37,500 +25.00% 1
VB.NET
East Midlands

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

1 124 (100.00%) .NET
2 112 (90.32%) SQL Server
3 91 (73.39%) C#
3 91 (73.39%) ASP.NET
4 51 (41.13%) jQuery
5 50 (40.32%) JavaScript
6 48 (38.71%) Ajax
7 46 (37.10%) SQL
8 45 (36.29%) CSS
9 44 (35.48%) HTML
10 38 (30.65%) MVC
11 36 (29.03%) VB
11 36 (29.03%) Visual Studio
12 35 (28.23%) Windows
13 33 (26.61%) WinForms
14 31 (25.00%) Microsoft
15 26 (20.97%) LINQ
16 25 (20.16%) TDD
17 23 (18.55%) E-Commerce
18 21 (16.94%) T-SQL
18 21 (16.94%) ASP.NET MVC
19 20 (16.13%) WCF
20 19 (15.32%) SQL Server 2012
21 18 (14.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
21 18 (14.52%) Web Application Development
21 18 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
22 16 (12.90%) Web Development
23 15 (12.10%) VB6
23 15 (12.10%) Games
23 15 (12.10%) Android

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 13 (10.48%) Node.js
2 8 (6.45%) SharePoint Server
3 6 (4.84%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.23%) CMS
5 3 (2.42%) DNN
6 2 (1.61%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (2.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (4.84%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.81%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.65%) Internet
2 6 (4.84%) VPN
3 3 (2.42%) Firewall
3 3 (2.42%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (90.32%) SQL Server
2 19 (15.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (10.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (6.45%) MySQL
6 7 (5.65%) MongoDB
7 6 (4.84%) Big Data
8 5 (4.03%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 36 (29.03%) Visual Studio
2 12 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.03%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (4.03%) Moq
3 5 (4.03%) NUnit
4 3 (2.42%) SoapUI
4 3 (2.42%) CruiseControl
4 3 (2.42%) Selenium
General
1 15 (12.10%) Games
2 4 (3.23%) Retail
2 4 (3.23%) Back Office
3 1 (0.81%) Finance
3 1 (0.81%) Legal
3 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.81%) Advertising
3 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 117 (94.35%) Developer
2 66 (53.23%) .NET Developer
3 39 (31.45%) Web Developer
4 18 (14.52%) ASP.NET Developer
5 17 (13.71%) VB.NET Developer
6 15 (12.10%) C# Developer
7 12 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (8.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (7.26%) PHP Developer
10 7 (5.65%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (4.84%) Senior Developer
12 5 (4.03%) SQL Developer
13 4 (3.23%) Graduate
13 4 (3.23%) Software Developer
14 3 (2.42%) IT Support
14 3 (2.42%) Senior .NET Developer
14 3 (2.42%) Junior .NET Developer
14 3 (2.42%) Junior Developer
14 3 (2.42%) Senior Web Developer
14 3 (2.42%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (100.00%) .NET
2 91 (73.39%) ASP.NET
3 51 (41.13%) jQuery
4 48 (38.71%) Ajax
5 45 (36.29%) CSS
6 44 (35.48%) HTML
7 33 (26.61%) WinForms
8 26 (20.97%) LINQ
9 21 (16.94%) ASP.NET MVC
10 20 (16.13%) WCF
11 18 (14.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 13 (10.48%) KnockoutJS
12 13 (10.48%) Ninject
12 13 (10.48%) XML
13 8 (6.45%) .NET Framework
13 8 (6.45%) WPF
13 8 (6.45%) HTML5
13 8 (6.45%) CSS3
14 7 (5.65%) Classic ASP
15 5 (4.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.29%) iPhone
2 13 (10.48%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.84%) Graphic Design
4 5 (4.03%) Digital Media
4 5 (4.03%) Blog
5 4 (3.23%) Social Media
6 2 (1.61%) NHS
6 2 (1.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (28.23%) Windows
2 15 (12.10%) Android
3 10 (8.06%) Linux
4 6 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.42%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.42%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.81%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (30.65%) MVC
2 25 (20.16%) TDD
3 23 (18.55%) E-Commerce
4 18 (14.52%) Web Application Development
4 18 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (12.90%) Web Development
6 14 (11.29%) Domain-Driven Design
7 13 (10.48%) Dependency Injection
7 13 (10.48%) CRM
8 12 (9.68%) Web Design
9 11 (8.87%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (7.26%) OO
11 7 (5.65%) Project Management
12 6 (4.84%) Scrum
13 5 (4.03%) BDD
13 5 (4.03%) Kanban
14 4 (3.23%) Software Engineering
14 4 (3.23%) SEO
14 4 (3.23%) E-Procurement
15 2 (1.61%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 91 (73.39%) C#
2 50 (40.32%) JavaScript
3 46 (37.10%) SQL
4 36 (29.03%) VB
5 21 (16.94%) T-SQL
6 15 (12.10%) VB6
7 9 (7.26%) PHP
8 7 (5.65%) Bash Shell
8 7 (5.65%) VBA
8 7 (5.65%) Perl
9 4 (3.23%) PHP5
10 2 (1.61%) VBScript
10 2 (1.61%) C
10 2 (1.61%) C++
10 2 (1.61%) ActionScript
10 2 (1.61%) XQuery
10 2 (1.61%) ActionScript 2.0
11 1 (0.81%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (4.84%) Degree
2 2 (1.61%) MCSD
2 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 31 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.48%) Google
3 6 (4.84%) SAP
4 3 (2.42%) HP
5 2 (1.61%) Adobe
5 2 (1.61%) Telerik
6 1 (0.81%) Sage
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
TheSmartList
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
IT Connections
Salary: 30,000 to £45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Ashby-De-La-Zouch
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago