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 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 41 46 46
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 4 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.40% 0.88% 3.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.67% 1.80% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 16
Average salary £25,250 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.87% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £40,000 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £48,000 £47,500
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 Luton region.

Programming Languages Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
109 167 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 38.25% 48.97% 44.65%
Number of salaries quoted 83 166 185
Average salary £42,250 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.62% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 28 November 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Luton

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 32 (100.00%) .NET
1 32 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 31 (96.88%) C#
3 29 (90.63%) SQL
3 29 (90.63%) SQL Server
4 23 (71.88%) JavaScript
5 19 (59.38%) Visual Studio
6 18 (56.25%) HTML
7 17 (53.13%) XML
8 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
8 15 (46.88%) WCF
9 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (40.63%) VB
11 12 (37.50%) MS Office
12 11 (34.38%) Crystal Reports
12 11 (34.38%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (34.38%) VB6
12 11 (34.38%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (31.25%) .NET Framework
14 9 (28.13%) Degree
14 9 (28.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 9 (28.13%) Windows
15 8 (25.00%) Web Services
15 8 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 8 (25.00%) Business Objects
15 8 (25.00%) C++
16 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
17 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 5 (15.63%) Scrum

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 5 (15.63%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 3 (9.38%) CMS
4 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (37.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (90.63%) SQL Server
2 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (34.38%) Crystal Reports
3 11 (34.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (28.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (12.50%) RDBMS
6 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
7 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (59.38%) Visual Studio
2 11 (34.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (9.38%) Subversion
4 3 (9.38%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (3.13%) Automotive
1 1 (3.13%) Legal
1 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (96.88%) Developer
2 15 (46.88%) Software Developer
2 15 (46.88%) .NET Developer
3 8 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 8 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Programmer
4 5 (15.63%) .NET Programmer
5 4 (12.50%) Graduate Software Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Developer Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
5 4 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
5 4 (12.50%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 4 (12.50%) Graduate
5 4 (12.50%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Developer
6 2 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (56.25%) HTML
3 17 (53.13%) XML
4 15 (46.88%) WCF
5 10 (31.25%) .NET Framework
6 8 (25.00%) Web Services
7 4 (12.50%) CSS
7 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (9.38%) jQuery
8 3 (9.38%) XSLT
8 3 (9.38%) WSDL
9 2 (6.25%) WPF
10 1 (3.13%) CSLA
10 1 (3.13%) WinForms
10 1 (3.13%) Ajax
10 1 (3.13%) JSP
10 1 (3.13%) SOAP
10 1 (3.13%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (15.63%) Scrum
3 4 (12.50%) MVC
3 4 (12.50%) ETL
3 4 (12.50%) OO
3 4 (12.50%) TDD
3 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 4 (12.50%) Data Transformation
4 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
4 3 (9.38%) BCP
5 2 (6.25%) OOP
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) System Testing
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL
6 1 (3.13%) CRM
6 1 (3.13%) ERP
6 1 (3.13%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) C#
2 29 (90.63%) SQL
3 23 (71.88%) JavaScript
4 13 (40.63%) VB
5 11 (34.38%) VB6
6 8 (25.00%) C++
7 4 (12.50%) Groovy
8 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
8 3 (9.38%) C
9 2 (6.25%) Java
10 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
10 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.00%) Business Objects
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) Adobe
4 1 (3.13%) JD Edwards
4 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com