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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 40 34 42
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 18 27 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 4.28% 5.50% 1.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.33% 12.80% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 5
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +38.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £39,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £45,000 £31,900
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
193 211 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 45.84% 42.97% 36.78%
Number of salaries quoted 180 186 113
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 July 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Luton

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 29 (100.00%) C#
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (89.66%) ASP.NET
3 24 (82.76%) SQL Server
3 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (79.31%) SDLC
5 22 (75.86%) jQuery
5 22 (75.86%) JavaScript
6 19 (65.52%) HTML
7 18 (62.07%) MVC
8 17 (58.62%) SQL
8 17 (58.62%) CSS
9 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 13 (44.83%) User Experience
11 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
12 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
13 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio
13 5 (17.24%) VB
14 4 (13.79%) C
14 4 (13.79%) MS Office
14 4 (13.79%) Intranet
14 4 (13.79%) Windows
14 4 (13.79%) Client/Server
14 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
14 4 (13.79%) Mathematics
14 4 (13.79%) Degree
15 3 (10.34%) WCF
15 3 (10.34%) WPF

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 4 (13.79%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (82.76%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
1 1 (3.45%) Billing
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Developer
2 16 (55.17%) .NET Developer
3 13 (44.83%) Software Developer
3 13 (44.83%) .NET Software Developer
4 9 (31.03%) .NET Software Engineer
4 9 (31.03%) Software Engineer
4 9 (31.03%) Senior Developer
5 8 (27.59%) Senior .NET Developer
6 7 (24.14%) Senior Software Developer
6 7 (24.14%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 7 (24.14%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (13.79%) Software Development Manager
7 4 (13.79%) Development Manager
7 4 (13.79%) Software Manager
7 4 (13.79%) AWS Developer
8 1 (3.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Tester
8 1 (3.45%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (89.66%) ASP.NET
3 22 (75.86%) jQuery
4 19 (65.52%) HTML
5 17 (58.62%) CSS
6 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (10.34%) WCF
8 3 (10.34%) WPF
8 3 (10.34%) HTML5
9 2 (6.90%) CSS3
10 1 (3.45%) Android SDK
10 1 (3.45%) Web Services
10 1 (3.45%) XML
10 1 (3.45%) WinForms
10 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
10 1 (3.45%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) User Experience
2 4 (13.79%) Client/Server
2 4 (13.79%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (79.31%) SDLC
3 18 (62.07%) MVC
4 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
5 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
6 3 (10.34%) MVVM
7 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Test Strategy
7 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.90%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) Manual Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Workflow
8 1 (3.45%) Scrum
8 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.45%) Project Management
8 1 (3.45%) Process Management
8 1 (3.45%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (75.86%) JavaScript
3 17 (58.62%) SQL
4 5 (17.24%) VB
5 4 (13.79%) C
6 2 (6.90%) Java
7 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft