The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leighton Buzzard region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 1 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 16 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leighton Buzzard 84.21% - 17.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 88.89% - 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 6
Average salary £32,250 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB.NET
Bedfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Leighton Buzzard
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18 1 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leighton Buzzard 94.74% 33.33% 77.14%
Number of salaries quoted 18 1 27
Average salary £32,500 £39,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £43,250 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Leighton Buzzard

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Leighton Buzzard

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Leighton Buzzard

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Leighton Buzzard

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leighton Buzzard

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leighton Buzzard 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 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (81.82%) SQL
3 15 (68.18%) Manufacturing
4 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
5 7 (31.82%) PhD
5 7 (31.82%) CAD
5 7 (31.82%) Mathematics
6 6 (27.27%) WinForms
6 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
7 5 (22.73%) NHibernate
7 5 (22.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (18.18%) Degree
8 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
9 3 (13.64%) HTML
9 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
9 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
9 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
9 3 (13.64%) CSS
9 3 (13.64%) OOP
9 3 (13.64%) OO
9 3 (13.64%) jQuery
9 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
10 2 (9.09%) TDD
10 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (9.09%) AOP
10 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (9.09%) Spring.NET
10 2 (9.09%) Dependency Injection

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leighton Buzzard by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leighton Buzzard 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (68.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) .NET Developer
2 8 (36.36%) VB.NET Developer
3 7 (31.82%) Graduate
4 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (27.27%) WinForms
2 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
3 5 (22.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 5 (22.73%) NHibernate
4 3 (13.64%) CSS
4 3 (13.64%) HTML
4 3 (13.64%) jQuery
5 2 (9.09%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Mathematics
2 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) CAD
2 3 (13.64%) OOP
2 3 (13.64%) OO
3 2 (9.09%) TDD
3 2 (9.09%) AOP
3 2 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
2 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) PhD
2 4 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £35,000 per annum basic + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago