The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 58 61 57
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 37 20 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.28% 2.19% 3.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.63% 4.63% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 36 20 24
Average salary £33,500 £31,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.51% -15.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB.NET
Buckinghamshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
558 432 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 49.42% 47.21% 45.38%
Number of salaries quoted 480 395 371
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 81 (100.00%) .NET
2 57 (70.37%) SQL Server
2 57 (70.37%) C#
3 49 (60.49%) ASP.NET
4 37 (45.68%) JavaScript
4 37 (45.68%) SQL
5 35 (43.21%) HTML
6 31 (38.27%) Visual Studio
7 27 (33.33%) T-SQL
8 25 (30.86%) XML
8 25 (30.86%) Microsoft
9 22 (27.16%) jQuery
10 21 (25.93%) HTML5
10 21 (25.93%) Web Services
10 21 (25.93%) Windows
11 18 (22.22%) CSS
12 17 (20.99%) MS Excel
13 15 (18.52%) MVC
13 15 (18.52%) .NET Framework
13 15 (18.52%) Degree
14 14 (17.28%) Clustering
14 14 (17.28%) WinForms
15 13 (16.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 12 (14.81%) Performance Monitoring
17 11 (13.58%) Android
17 11 (13.58%) ASP.NET MVC
18 10 (12.35%) Unit Testing
18 10 (12.35%) High Availability
18 10 (12.35%) CSS3
18 10 (12.35%) Apple iOS

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 9 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (20.99%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.17%) MS Office
3 3 (3.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.94%) GoldMine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (70.37%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (9.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.70%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 31 (38.27%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.94%) Selenium
4 3 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (8.64%) Aerospace
2 4 (4.94%) Marketing
3 3 (3.70%) Electronics
3 3 (3.70%) Finance
3 3 (3.70%) Banking
3 3 (3.70%) Retail
3 3 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (69.14%) Developer
2 25 (30.86%) .NET Developer
3 15 (18.52%) Software Developer
4 14 (17.28%) Applications Support
5 12 (14.81%) Junior Developer
5 12 (14.81%) Junior
5 12 (14.81%) Analyst
6 11 (13.58%) C# Developer
7 9 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
7 9 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
7 9 (11.11%) Support Analyst
8 8 (9.88%) Programmer
9 7 (8.64%) Team Leader
10 6 (7.41%) Graduate Developer
10 6 (7.41%) Graduate
10 6 (7.41%) .NET Software Developer
11 5 (6.17%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (6.17%) VB Developer
11 5 (6.17%) Development Team Leader
11 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (60.49%) ASP.NET
3 35 (43.21%) HTML
4 25 (30.86%) XML
5 22 (27.16%) jQuery
6 21 (25.93%) Web Services
6 21 (25.93%) HTML5
7 18 (22.22%) CSS
8 15 (18.52%) .NET Framework
9 14 (17.28%) WinForms
10 11 (13.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (12.35%) CSS3
12 7 (8.64%) SOAP
13 6 (7.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 5 (6.17%) WCF
14 5 (6.17%) WPF
15 4 (4.94%) Silverlight
15 4 (4.94%) XSL
15 4 (4.94%) Kendo UI
16 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.28%) Clustering
2 7 (8.64%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.70%) iPhone
3 3 (3.70%) iPad
3 3 (3.70%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.70%) N-Tier
3 3 (3.70%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.93%) Windows
2 11 (13.58%) Android
3 10 (12.35%) Apple iOS
4 7 (8.64%) Linux
5 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.52%) MVC
2 12 (14.81%) Performance Monitoring
3 10 (12.35%) Unit Testing
3 10 (12.35%) High Availability
3 10 (12.35%) ITIL
4 7 (8.64%) Software Engineering
5 6 (7.41%) Time Management
6 5 (6.17%) Web Development
6 5 (6.17%) Web Design
6 5 (6.17%) OO
7 4 (4.94%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (4.94%) iOS Development
8 3 (3.70%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.70%) Test Automation
8 3 (3.70%) Scrum
9 1 (1.23%) OOD
9 1 (1.23%) Line Management
9 1 (1.23%) Web Application Development
9 1 (1.23%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 57 (70.37%) C#
2 37 (45.68%) JavaScript
2 37 (45.68%) SQL
3 27 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 6 (7.41%) VB
4 6 (7.41%) XAML
4 6 (7.41%) VB6
5 3 (3.70%) VBA
5 3 (3.70%) Embedded C
5 3 (3.70%) C
6 1 (1.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (18.52%) Degree
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 25 (30.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.17%) Xamarin
3 4 (4.94%) Sage
4 3 (3.70%) Google
4 3 (3.70%) Atmel
4 3 (3.70%) Oracle