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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 41 49 55
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 14 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 4.03% 0.85% 1.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.46% 1.91% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 7
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £40,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £48,000 £45,000
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 Luton region.

Programming Languages Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
148 157 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 42.65% 44.60% 48.30%
Number of salaries quoted 110 155 176
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 23 October 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Luton

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 40 (97.56%) ASP.NET
3 39 (95.12%) C#
4 38 (92.68%) SQL Server
5 34 (82.93%) SQL
6 28 (68.29%) JavaScript
7 24 (58.54%) Visual Studio
8 21 (51.22%) HTML
8 21 (51.22%) WCF
9 20 (48.78%) XML
10 19 (46.34%) SQL Server 2008
11 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (43.90%) Microsoft
12 17 (41.46%) VB
12 17 (41.46%) SQL Server 2005
13 15 (36.59%) VB6
13 15 (36.59%) Team Foundation Server
13 15 (36.59%) Windows
14 14 (34.15%) Crystal Reports
14 14 (34.15%) .NET Framework
15 12 (29.27%) Degree
15 12 (29.27%) MS Office
15 12 (29.27%) Web Services
16 10 (24.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 9 (21.95%) Scrum
18 8 (19.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 8 (19.51%) Business Objects
18 8 (19.51%) C++
18 8 (19.51%) MVC
19 7 (17.07%) CSS

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (14.63%) CMS
1 6 (14.63%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.44%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (29.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (92.68%) SQL Server
2 19 (46.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (41.46%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (34.15%) Crystal Reports
5 10 (24.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (17.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (12.20%) RDBMS
7 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (12.20%) Relational Database
8 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (58.54%) Visual Studio
2 15 (36.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (19.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 6 (14.63%) TeamCity
4 6 (14.63%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.44%) Retail
1 1 (2.44%) Marketing
1 1 (2.44%) Automotive
1 1 (2.44%) Legal
1 1 (2.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 40 (97.56%) Developer
2 21 (51.22%) .NET Developer
3 17 (41.46%) Software Developer
4 9 (21.95%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (21.95%) C# Developer
5 7 (17.07%) VB.NET Developer
6 6 (14.63%) .NET Programmer
6 6 (14.63%) Programmer
7 5 (12.20%) Analyst
7 5 (12.20%) Analyst Programmer
7 5 (12.20%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 5 (12.20%) Developer Analyst
8 4 (9.76%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (9.76%) Graduate Software Developer
8 4 (9.76%) Senior Developer
8 4 (9.76%) Graduate
9 3 (7.32%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (7.32%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (7.32%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (4.88%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 40 (97.56%) ASP.NET
3 21 (51.22%) HTML
3 21 (51.22%) WCF
4 20 (48.78%) XML
5 14 (34.15%) .NET Framework
6 12 (29.27%) Web Services
7 7 (17.07%) CSS
8 6 (14.63%) jQuery
8 6 (14.63%) XSLT
8 6 (14.63%) WSDL
9 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (7.32%) JSP
10 3 (7.32%) WinForms
10 3 (7.32%) WPF
11 1 (2.44%) Ajax
11 1 (2.44%) Silverlight
11 1 (2.44%) CSLA
11 1 (2.44%) Apache Flex
11 1 (2.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (36.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (21.95%) Scrum
3 8 (19.51%) MVC
4 7 (17.07%) TDD
4 7 (17.07%) Waterfall
5 6 (14.63%) BCP
6 5 (12.20%) ETL
6 5 (12.20%) Data Transformation
7 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
7 4 (9.76%) OO
8 3 (7.32%) OOP
9 2 (4.88%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (2.44%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.44%) System Testing
10 1 (2.44%) Time Management
10 1 (2.44%) Software Architecture
10 1 (2.44%) CRM
10 1 (2.44%) ERP
10 1 (2.44%) Change Management
10 1 (2.44%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 39 (95.12%) C#
2 34 (82.93%) SQL
3 28 (68.29%) JavaScript
4 17 (41.46%) VB
5 15 (36.59%) VB6
6 8 (19.51%) C++
7 6 (14.63%) C
7 6 (14.63%) T-SQL
8 5 (12.20%) Groovy
9 4 (9.76%) Java
10 1 (2.44%) XAML
10 1 (2.44%) VBScript
10 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (43.90%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.51%) Business Objects
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle
3 3 (7.32%) Adobe
4 1 (2.44%) XMPie
4 1 (2.44%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.44%) SAP