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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 27 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 28 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 6.65% - 0.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.82% - 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 28 0 4
Average salary £42,500 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 - £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £44,250
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
177 152 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 42.04% 43.18% 49.66%
Number of salaries quoted 149 147 182
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Luton

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (97.67%) ASP.NET
3 41 (95.35%) SQL Server
4 39 (90.70%) C#
5 34 (79.07%) SQL
6 29 (67.44%) JavaScript
7 27 (62.79%) WCF
8 26 (60.47%) Visual Studio
9 22 (51.16%) SQL Server 2008
10 20 (46.51%) SQL Server 2005
11 18 (41.86%) Windows
11 18 (41.86%) HTML
12 17 (39.53%) XML
13 16 (37.21%) VB
13 16 (37.21%) .NET Framework
13 16 (37.21%) Team Foundation Server
14 15 (34.88%) Web Services
14 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
15 14 (32.56%) VB6
16 13 (30.23%) Crystal Reports
17 11 (25.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 11 (25.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 10 (23.26%) Scrum
19 9 (20.93%) MVC
19 9 (20.93%) MS Office
19 9 (20.93%) Degree
19 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 8 (18.60%) Data Transformation
20 8 (18.60%) Relational Database
20 8 (18.60%) Groovy

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 8 (18.60%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (13.95%) CMS
2 6 (13.95%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.98%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (20.93%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (95.35%) SQL Server
2 22 (51.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (46.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (30.23%) Crystal Reports
5 11 (25.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (25.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (18.60%) RDBMS
6 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2000
6 8 (18.60%) Relational Database
7 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (60.47%) Visual Studio
2 16 (37.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (16.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 6 (13.95%) Subversion
4 6 (13.95%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.33%) Finance
1 1 (2.33%) Automotive
1 1 (2.33%) Legal
1 1 (2.33%) Retail
1 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (97.67%) Developer
2 27 (62.79%) .NET Developer
3 14 (32.56%) Software Developer
4 9 (20.93%) C# Developer
4 9 (20.93%) Programmer
4 9 (20.93%) .NET Programmer
4 9 (20.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (18.60%) Analyst Programmer
5 8 (18.60%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 8 (18.60%) Developer Analyst
5 8 (18.60%) Analyst
6 7 (16.28%) VB.NET Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (6.98%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Graduate Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Graduate Software Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Graduate
9 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (97.67%) ASP.NET
3 27 (62.79%) WCF
4 18 (41.86%) HTML
5 17 (39.53%) XML
6 16 (37.21%) .NET Framework
7 15 (34.88%) Web Services
8 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (18.60%) CSS
10 6 (13.95%) XSLT
10 6 (13.95%) WSDL
10 6 (13.95%) jQuery
11 4 (9.30%) WinForms
12 3 (6.98%) WPF
12 3 (6.98%) JSP
13 1 (2.33%) SOAP
13 1 (2.33%) Classic ASP
13 1 (2.33%) Silverlight
13 1 (2.33%) Apache Flex
13 1 (2.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (41.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) Scrum
2 9 (20.93%) MVC
3 8 (18.60%) Data Transformation
3 8 (18.60%) ETL
4 7 (16.28%) Waterfall
4 7 (16.28%) TDD
5 6 (13.95%) BCP
6 4 (9.30%) OO
6 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.98%) OOP
8 1 (2.33%) ITIL
8 1 (2.33%) Change Management
8 1 (2.33%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (2.33%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.33%) System Testing
8 1 (2.33%) Time Management
8 1 (2.33%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 39 (90.70%) C#
2 34 (79.07%) SQL
3 29 (67.44%) JavaScript
4 16 (37.21%) VB
5 14 (32.56%) VB6
6 8 (18.60%) Groovy
7 7 (16.28%) C++
8 6 (13.95%) T-SQL
8 6 (13.95%) C
9 4 (9.30%) Java
10 3 (6.98%) VBA
11 1 (2.33%) XAML
11 1 (2.33%) VBScript
11 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.28%) Business Objects
3 3 (6.98%) Adobe
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle
5 1 (2.33%) XMPie