The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 46 67 40
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -27
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 32 28 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.10% 3.20% 5.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.63% 4.77% 8.66%
Number of salaries quoted 32 24 38
Average salary £31,000 £37,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.21% +12.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £44,300
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB.NET
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
371 587 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 47.56% 67.01% 67.33%
Number of salaries quoted 346 537 394
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 28 November 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 28 November 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +24 17 £29,000 -20.54% 2
Market Harborough - 5 £37,500 - 1
Melton Mowbray - 2 £31,000 -
VB.NET
East Midlands

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 93 (100.00%) .NET
2 78 (83.87%) SQL Server
3 61 (65.59%) C#
4 55 (59.14%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (56.99%) ASP.NET
6 51 (54.84%) SQL
7 38 (40.86%) JavaScript
8 36 (38.71%) jQuery
9 32 (34.41%) HTML
9 32 (34.41%) MVC
10 27 (29.03%) LINQ
11 24 (25.81%) CSS
12 23 (24.73%) Microsoft
13 21 (22.58%) ERP
14 19 (20.43%) E-Commerce
14 19 (20.43%) .NET Framework
15 18 (19.35%) T-SQL
15 18 (19.35%) Crystal Reports
16 16 (17.20%) VB
16 16 (17.20%) Web Development
16 16 (17.20%) HTML5
17 15 (16.13%) CSS3
18 14 (15.05%) MS Excel
18 14 (15.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 14 (15.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 14 (15.05%) WPF
18 14 (15.05%) FMCG
18 14 (15.05%) SQL Server 2008
19 11 (11.83%) Oracle
19 11 (11.83%) Windows

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 7 (7.53%) DNN
2 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (15.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (83.87%) SQL Server
2 18 (19.35%) Crystal Reports
3 14 (15.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (10.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (8.60%) MySQL
6 7 (7.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (4.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (7.53%) CruiseControl
1 7 (7.53%) Selenium
1 7 (7.53%) SoapUI
2 3 (3.23%) Hudson
3 2 (2.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (10.75%) Finance
2 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 77 (82.80%) Developer
2 42 (45.16%) .NET Developer
3 17 (18.28%) C# Developer
3 17 (18.28%) VB.NET Developer
4 15 (16.13%) Senior Developer
4 15 (16.13%) Programmer
4 15 (16.13%) .NET Programmer
4 15 (16.13%) VB.NET Programmer
5 14 (15.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (15.05%) Software Developer
6 13 (13.98%) Junior
6 13 (13.98%) ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (13.98%) Web Developer
6 13 (13.98%) Junior Developer
7 10 (10.75%) Senior Web Developer
8 9 (9.68%) Junior .NET Developer
9 8 (8.60%) Senior .NET Developer
10 7 (7.53%) Senior C# Developer
10 7 (7.53%) Junior VB.NET Developer
11 6 (6.45%) Junior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (100.00%) .NET
2 53 (56.99%) ASP.NET
3 36 (38.71%) jQuery
4 32 (34.41%) HTML
5 27 (29.03%) LINQ
6 24 (25.81%) CSS
7 19 (20.43%) .NET Framework
8 16 (17.20%) HTML5
9 15 (16.13%) CSS3
10 14 (15.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 14 (15.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 14 (15.05%) WPF
11 11 (11.83%) Web Services
12 10 (10.75%) XML
12 10 (10.75%) WinForms
13 8 (8.60%) WCF
14 7 (7.53%) LINQ to SQL
14 7 (7.53%) ADO.NET
14 7 (7.53%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (7.53%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.05%) FMCG
2 10 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.23%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.83%) Windows
2 2 (2.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (59.14%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (34.41%) MVC
3 21 (22.58%) ERP
4 19 (20.43%) E-Commerce
5 16 (17.20%) Web Development
6 9 (9.68%) Waterfall
6 9 (9.68%) TDD
7 7 (7.53%) Workflow
7 7 (7.53%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (7.53%) Web Design
8 6 (6.45%) Integration Testing
8 6 (6.45%) Extreme Programming
8 6 (6.45%) OO
9 3 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (2.15%) Functional Programming
10 2 (2.15%) CRM
10 2 (2.15%) ITIL
10 2 (2.15%) OOP
10 2 (2.15%) Project Management
10 2 (2.15%) E-Procurement
Programming Languages
1 61 (65.59%) C#
2 51 (54.84%) SQL
3 38 (40.86%) JavaScript
4 18 (19.35%) T-SQL
5 16 (17.20%) VB
6 5 (5.38%) Python
6 5 (5.38%) VB6
6 5 (5.38%) VBScript
7 4 (4.30%) PHP
7 4 (4.30%) Java
8 3 (3.23%) C
9 2 (2.15%) Perl
9 2 (2.15%) PHP5
9 2 (2.15%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (7.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.08%) Degree
2 1 (1.08%) MCSD
2 1 (1.08%) CCNA
2 1 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.08%) COBIT
Vendors
1 23 (24.73%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.83%) Oracle
3 3 (3.23%) Twitter
4 2 (2.15%) SAP
Hinckley
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leicester
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
DP Connect
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Hinckley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Leicester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago