The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 47 47 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 -17
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 8 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.43% 2.02% 4.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.72% 4.04% 7.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 21
Average salary £31,250 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.87% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Programming Languages Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
294 223 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 52.69% 50.11% 58.28%
Number of salaries quoted 214 189 222
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB.NET
Tyne and Wear

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (92.31%) C#
2 24 (92.31%) ASP.NET
3 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
4 12 (46.15%) HTML
5 10 (38.46%) SQL
5 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
6 8 (30.77%) Ajax
6 8 (30.77%) SharePoint
6 8 (30.77%) Finance
6 8 (30.77%) VB
6 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 8 (30.77%) CSS
7 7 (26.92%) MVC
7 7 (26.92%) Google
7 7 (26.92%) TDD
7 7 (26.92%) Advertising
8 6 (23.08%) Games
8 6 (23.08%) WCF
8 6 (23.08%) Android
8 6 (23.08%) iPhone
8 6 (23.08%) Domain-Driven Design
8 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (23.08%) Dependency Injection
8 6 (23.08%) Node.js
8 6 (23.08%) Ninject
8 6 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (23.08%) Web Application Development
8 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 6 (23.08%) Node.js
3 4 (15.38%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 7 (26.92%) Advertising
3 6 (23.08%) Games
4 3 (11.54%) Marketing
5 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
6 1 (3.85%) Law
6 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (84.62%) .NET Developer
3 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (23.08%) C# Developer
4 6 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Graduate C# Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Lead .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) CRM Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior
6 1 (3.85%) Graduate
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (92.31%) ASP.NET
3 12 (46.15%) HTML
4 8 (30.77%) Ajax
4 8 (30.77%) CSS
5 6 (23.08%) WCF
5 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (23.08%) Ninject
5 6 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
5 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 5 (19.23%) jQuery
6 5 (19.23%) LINQ
7 1 (3.85%) CSS3
7 1 (3.85%) Google Maps API
7 1 (3.85%) HTML5
7 1 (3.85%) SOAP
7 1 (3.85%) Web Services
7 1 (3.85%) XML
7 1 (3.85%) XHTML
7 1 (3.85%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) iPhone
1 6 (23.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Android
2 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) MVC
1 7 (26.92%) TDD
2 6 (23.08%) Domain-Driven Design
2 6 (23.08%) Dependency Injection
2 6 (23.08%) Web Application Development
3 2 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.85%) ERP
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
4 1 (3.85%) Scrum
4 1 (3.85%) Pair Programming
4 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (92.31%) C#
2 10 (38.46%) SQL
3 8 (30.77%) VB
3 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) Google
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Epicor
3 1 (3.85%) Sage
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Progression
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
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