The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury 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 48 56 44
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 11 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 2.31% 1.08% 3.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.67% 2.19% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 11
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +37.93%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB.NET
Berkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
194 228 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 40.76% 49.46% 72.68%
Number of salaries quoted 162 207 256
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 Newbury

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Newbury

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Newbury

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
3 8 (53.33%) Mobile App
4 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (33.33%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) WinForms
6 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
7 3 (20.00%) GIS
7 3 (20.00%) OpenGL
7 3 (20.00%) DirectX
7 3 (20.00%) CAD
7 3 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (20.00%) C++
7 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (13.33%) BDD
8 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
8 2 (13.33%) UML
8 2 (13.33%) OO
8 2 (13.33%) OOD
8 2 (13.33%) TDD
8 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (13.33%) Degree
8 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
8 2 (13.33%) WCF
8 2 (13.33%) WPF

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (73.33%) .NET Developer
3 10 (66.67%) Junior Developer
3 10 (66.67%) Junior
4 8 (53.33%) Graduate
4 8 (53.33%) Junior .NET Developer
4 8 (53.33%) Graduate Developer
4 8 (53.33%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 4 (26.67%) Software Developer
6 3 (20.00%) WinForms Developer
7 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
7 2 (13.33%) Junior Software Developer
7 2 (13.33%) Junior C# Developer
7 2 (13.33%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (33.33%) WinForms
4 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
5 3 (20.00%) OpenGL
5 3 (20.00%) DirectX
6 2 (13.33%) WCF
6 2 (13.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (20.00%) GIS
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) CAD
1 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (13.33%) BDD
2 2 (13.33%) UML
2 2 (13.33%) OO
2 2 (13.33%) OOD
2 2 (13.33%) TDD
2 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree