The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 24 51 46
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -5
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 33 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 8.29% 2.15% 2.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.20% 4.00% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 32 12 9
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £49,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
VB.NET
Tyne and Wear

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

Programming Languages Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
250 300 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 62.81% 53.67% 52.18%
Number of salaries quoted 228 229 193
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (92.45%) C#
3 45 (84.91%) ASP.NET
4 39 (73.58%) MVC
5 36 (67.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 32 (60.38%) SQL Server
7 31 (58.49%) HTML
8 30 (56.60%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (54.72%) JavaScript
10 28 (52.83%) CSS
10 28 (52.83%) Scrum
11 27 (50.94%) SQL
12 21 (39.62%) VB
13 17 (32.08%) XML
14 16 (30.19%) .NET Framework
15 15 (28.30%) Dependency Injection
15 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
15 15 (28.30%) T-SQL
15 15 (28.30%) TDD
16 11 (20.75%) NUnit
16 11 (20.75%) Inversion of Control
16 11 (20.75%) MSTest
16 11 (20.75%) Rhino Mocks
16 11 (20.75%) Moq
16 11 (20.75%) Kanban
16 11 (20.75%) Spring.NET
16 11 (20.75%) WCF
16 11 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
16 11 (20.75%) Castle Windsor
16 11 (20.75%) Ninject

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (60.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.77%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (20.75%) NUnit
1 11 (20.75%) MSTest
1 11 (20.75%) Rhino Mocks
1 11 (20.75%) Moq
2 5 (9.43%) Visual Studio
2 5 (9.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (5.66%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.89%) AccuRev
4 1 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 4 (7.55%) Back Office
2 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (92.45%) Developer
2 34 (64.15%) .NET Developer
3 18 (33.96%) Senior Developer
4 17 (32.08%) Senior .NET Developer
5 9 (16.98%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.55%) C# Developer
6 4 (7.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (7.55%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Applications Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Applications Support
8 2 (3.77%) .NET Web Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Graduate Software Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Graduate
9 1 (1.89%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Programmer
9 1 (1.89%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (84.91%) ASP.NET
3 36 (67.92%) ASP.NET MVC
4 31 (58.49%) HTML
5 28 (52.83%) CSS
6 17 (32.08%) XML
7 16 (30.19%) .NET Framework
8 11 (20.75%) WCF
8 11 (20.75%) Castle Windsor
8 11 (20.75%) Ninject
8 11 (20.75%) Unity DI Container
8 11 (20.75%) Spring.NET
9 10 (18.87%) WPF
9 10 (18.87%) Ajax
10 9 (16.98%) WinForms
11 8 (15.09%) Web Services
11 8 (15.09%) HTML5
12 7 (13.21%) Entity Framework
12 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (13.21%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.77%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.89%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (73.58%) MVC
2 30 (56.60%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (52.83%) Scrum
4 15 (28.30%) TDD
4 15 (28.30%) Dependency Injection
5 11 (20.75%) Web Application Development
5 11 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (20.75%) Kanban
6 6 (11.32%) Mobile Development
7 4 (7.55%) SDLC
7 4 (7.55%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.66%) Release Management
8 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.77%) Coaching
9 2 (3.77%) MVVM
9 2 (3.77%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.77%) Parallel Programming
9 2 (3.77%) Multithreading
9 2 (3.77%) Web Development
9 2 (3.77%) OO
Programming Languages
1 49 (92.45%) C#
2 29 (54.72%) JavaScript
3 27 (50.94%) SQL
4 21 (39.62%) VB
5 15 (28.30%) T-SQL
6 7 (13.21%) VB6
7 4 (7.55%) Java
8 3 (5.66%) Delphi
8 3 (5.66%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.77%) C++
10 1 (1.89%) Fortran
10 1 (1.89%) Pascal
10 1 (1.89%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.32%) Oracle
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