The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 44 43 48
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 1 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.29% 0.56% 1.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.66% 1.32% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 5
Average salary £42,500 £46,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% +8.82%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB.NET
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
152 151 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 44.19% 42.18% 41.47%
Number of salaries quoted 96 104 168
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 August 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%) ADO.NET
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (50.00%) COM
4 4 (50.00%) VB
4 4 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (50.00%) XML
4 4 (50.00%) UML
4 4 (50.00%) MSMQ
4 4 (50.00%) SOA
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) EPoS
4 4 (50.00%) Scrum
4 4 (50.00%) NUnit
4 4 (50.00%) Retail
4 4 (50.00%) VB6
4 4 (50.00%) Degree
4 4 (50.00%) JIRA
4 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (50.00%) Subversion
4 4 (50.00%) assyst
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 22 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) assyst
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (50.00%) NUnit
1 4 (50.00%) JIRA
1 4 (50.00%) Subversion
1 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (50.00%) SpecFlow
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Technical Leader
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) ADO.NET
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (50.00%) COM
3 4 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) MSMQ
3 4 (50.00%) WCF
3 4 (50.00%) WPF
3 4 (50.00%) .NET Remoting
4 2 (25.00%) ODBC
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) REST
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) EPoS
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) UML
2 4 (50.00%) SOA
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Logistics
4 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) VB
2 4 (50.00%) VB6
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) ServiceNow