The first table below looks at the demand for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 45 47 52
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 7 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.84% 1.81% 1.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.38% 5.23% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 6
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,311 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
160 172 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 41.99% 34.54% 41.68%
Number of salaries quoted 137 140 185
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB.NET
South East

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Middlesex region.

VB.NET Salary Trend in Middlesex

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) XML
3 5 (62.50%) Subversion
4 4 (50.00%) assyst
4 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) EPoS
4 4 (50.00%) MVC
4 4 (50.00%) Scrum
4 4 (50.00%) NUnit
4 4 (50.00%) Retail
4 4 (50.00%) VB6
4 4 (50.00%) UML
4 4 (50.00%) MSMQ
4 4 (50.00%) SOA
4 4 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (50.00%) ADO.NET
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (50.00%) COM
4 4 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (50.00%) .NET Remoting
4 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (50.00%) Degree
4 4 (50.00%) JIRA
4 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (50.00%) WCF
4 4 (50.00%) WPF

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) assyst
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) QlikView
4 1 (12.50%) DTS
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Subversion
2 4 (50.00%) NUnit
2 4 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (50.00%) JIRA
2 4 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium
3 1 (12.50%) Hudson
General
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Technical Leader
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Interactive Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) MSMQ
3 4 (50.00%) ADO.NET
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (50.00%) COM
3 4 (50.00%) .NET Remoting
3 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (50.00%) WCF
3 4 (50.00%) WPF
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) EPoS
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (50.00%) MVC
1 4 (50.00%) Scrum
1 4 (50.00%) UML
1 4 (50.00%) SOA
1 4 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) VB6
2 4 (50.00%) VB
3 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) VBScript
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) ServiceNow