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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 53 46 37
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 11 8 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.29% 2.14% 4.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.64% 3.72% 10.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 23
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,155
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,100 £19,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
302 215 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 62.79% 57.49% 42.18%
Number of salaries quoted 261 194 201
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (84.38%) SQL Server
3 24 (75.00%) SQL
4 23 (71.88%) ASP.NET
5 20 (62.50%) VB
5 20 (62.50%) C#
6 18 (56.25%) HTML
7 17 (53.13%) T-SQL
8 16 (50.00%) CSS
8 16 (50.00%) Ajax
9 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
10 14 (43.75%) MVC
10 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
10 14 (43.75%) VB6
11 12 (37.50%) WPF
11 12 (37.50%) jQuery
12 11 (34.38%) .NET Framework
12 11 (34.38%) Relational Database
13 10 (31.25%) Visual Studio
14 9 (28.13%) Windows
14 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (25.00%) MVVM
15 8 (25.00%) OO
15 8 (25.00%) Project Management
16 7 (21.88%) Finance
16 7 (21.88%) TDD
16 7 (21.88%) WCF
17 6 (18.75%) LINQ
17 6 (18.75%) JSON

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.38%) IIS
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (15.63%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (84.38%) SQL Server
2 11 (34.38%) Relational Database
3 6 (18.75%) MySQL
4 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Visual Studio
2 4 (12.50%) NUnit
2 4 (12.50%) MSTest
2 4 (12.50%) Moq
3 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.25%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (6.25%) ReSharper
5 1 (3.13%) AccuRev
5 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) German Language
3 5 (15.63%) Advertising
4 4 (12.50%) Back Office
5 2 (6.25%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 28 (87.50%) Developer
2 13 (40.63%) .NET Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Software Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Junior
4 5 (15.63%) Junior Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Junior .NET Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Graduate
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (9.38%) AWS Developer
7 2 (6.25%) .NET Team Leader
7 2 (6.25%) Team Leader
7 2 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Applications Support
8 1 (3.13%) Lead Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Applications Developer
8 1 (3.13%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (71.88%) ASP.NET
3 18 (56.25%) HTML
4 16 (50.00%) CSS
4 16 (50.00%) Ajax
5 12 (37.50%) WPF
5 12 (37.50%) jQuery
6 11 (34.38%) .NET Framework
7 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (21.88%) WCF
9 6 (18.75%) JSON
9 6 (18.75%) Classic ASP
9 6 (18.75%) HTML5
9 6 (18.75%) LINQ
9 6 (18.75%) Entity Framework
10 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (15.63%) Web Services
11 4 (12.50%) WinForms
11 4 (12.50%) COM+
12 2 (6.25%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.25%) Social Network
2 2 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) MVC
3 8 (25.00%) Project Management
3 8 (25.00%) OO
3 8 (25.00%) MVVM
4 7 (21.88%) TDD
5 6 (18.75%) CRM
5 6 (18.75%) ITIL
5 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 6 (18.75%) Process Management
5 6 (18.75%) Waterfall
5 6 (18.75%) Test Strategy
5 6 (18.75%) Time Management
5 6 (18.75%) Analytics
6 4 (12.50%) Web Development
7 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Test Management
8 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) SQL
2 20 (62.50%) C#
2 20 (62.50%) VB
3 17 (53.13%) T-SQL
4 14 (43.75%) VB6
4 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
5 6 (18.75%) TypeScript
6 2 (6.25%) Delphi
6 2 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) MCSD
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) PMBOK
2 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Citrix
2 2 (6.25%) Facebook
2 2 (6.25%) Twitter
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
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