The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 38 44 37
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 14 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.52% 2.96% 3.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.14% 6.00% 9.47%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 16
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +45.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £42,500 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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 Luton region.

Programming Languages Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
196 200 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 49.25% 49.26% 40.33%
Number of salaries quoted 150 177 130
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Luton

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Luton

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Luton region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Luton

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 16 (80.00%) HTML
3 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (80.00%) jQuery
3 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (75.00%) CSS
5 14 (70.00%) MVC
6 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 13 (65.00%) User Experience
7 9 (45.00%) SQL
8 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
10 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
10 2 (10.00%) HTML5
10 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
10 2 (10.00%) CSS3
10 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
10 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
10 2 (10.00%) Degree
10 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
10 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
10 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (10.00%) Intranet
10 2 (10.00%) Windows
10 2 (10.00%) Client/Server

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 14 (70.00%) .NET Developer
3 13 (65.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 13 (65.00%) Software Developer
4 9 (45.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 9 (45.00%) Software Engineer
5 8 (40.00%) Senior Developer
5 8 (40.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 7 (35.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 7 (35.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (35.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) AWS Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Software Manager
8 1 (5.00%) Software Development Manager
8 1 (5.00%) Administrator
8 1 (5.00%) Software Tester
8 1 (5.00%) Tester
8 1 (5.00%) Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 16 (80.00%) jQuery
3 16 (80.00%) HTML
4 15 (75.00%) CSS
5 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (10.00%) HTML5
6 2 (10.00%) CSS3
7 1 (5.00%) Web Services
7 1 (5.00%) XML
7 1 (5.00%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) MVC
3 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (45.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) VB
4 2 (10.00%) Java
4 2 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft