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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 33 40 54
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +14
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 5 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.10% 1.68% 2.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.49% 2.92% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 15
Average salary £35,000 £67,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.14% +55.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £37,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £67,500 £47,400
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
77 171 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 32.35% 57.58% 44.16%
Number of salaries quoted 62 163 222
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £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 January 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Luton

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 16 (94.12%) SQL Server
3 14 (82.35%) SQL
4 12 (70.59%) HTML
5 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
6 10 (58.82%) XML
7 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
7 8 (47.06%) MS Office
7 8 (47.06%) Visual Studio
8 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (29.41%) Degree
9 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
10 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (23.53%) VB6
10 4 (23.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (23.53%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (23.53%) Business Objects
10 4 (23.53%) C++
10 4 (23.53%) VB
11 3 (17.65%) CSS
11 3 (17.65%) MVC
11 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
11 3 (17.65%) jQuery
11 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (17.65%) User Experience

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (94.12%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (23.53%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Visual Studio
2 4 (23.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
1 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 11 (64.71%) Software Developer
3 7 (41.18%) .NET Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Graduate Software Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Graduate
4 4 (23.53%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (17.65%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (70.59%) HTML
3 10 (58.82%) XML
4 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
4 3 (17.65%) CSS
4 3 (17.65%) jQuery
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (11.76%) WCF
6 1 (5.88%) Android SDK
6 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 3 (17.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) MVC
3 2 (11.76%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
4 1 (5.88%) ERP
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (82.35%) SQL
3 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) VB
4 4 (23.53%) VB6
4 4 (23.53%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Business Objects
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) JD Edwards
3 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle