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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 32 59 50
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -9
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 27 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.70% 0.89% 1.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.11% 1.54% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 27 4 5
Average salary £40,000 £30,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% -23.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,250 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £33,800 £43,900
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
243 324 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 60.30% 57.75% 47.26%
Number of salaries quoted 226 218 177
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,000 £23,500
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 2 September 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 2 September 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 56 (100.00%) C#
1 56 (100.00%) .NET
2 51 (91.07%) ASP.NET
3 47 (83.93%) MVC
4 43 (76.79%) ASP.NET MVC
5 36 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (64.29%) HTML
6 35 (62.50%) Scrum
7 34 (60.71%) JavaScript
8 33 (58.93%) CSS
9 30 (53.57%) SQL Server
10 26 (46.43%) SQL
11 21 (37.50%) XML
12 20 (35.71%) VB
13 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
13 18 (32.14%) Dependency Injection
14 17 (30.36%) TDD
15 14 (25.00%) NUnit
15 14 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
15 14 (25.00%) MSTest
15 14 (25.00%) Spring.NET
15 14 (25.00%) WCF
15 14 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (25.00%) Kanban
15 14 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
15 14 (25.00%) Moq
15 14 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
15 14 (25.00%) Ninject
15 14 (25.00%) Web Application Development
15 14 (25.00%) Unity DI Container

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (10.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (53.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (25.00%) NUnit
1 14 (25.00%) MSTest
1 14 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 14 (25.00%) Moq
2 5 (8.93%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (3.57%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.79%) AccuRev
5 1 (1.79%) JIRA
General
1 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (96.43%) Developer
2 42 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 22 (39.29%) Senior Developer
4 21 (37.50%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 4 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Applications Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Applications Support
8 2 (3.57%) .NET Web Developer
9 1 (1.79%) Graduate Software Developer
9 1 (1.79%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET Programmer
9 1 (1.79%) C# Programmer
9 1 (1.79%) Programmer
9 1 (1.79%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (100.00%) .NET
2 51 (91.07%) ASP.NET
3 43 (76.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 36 (64.29%) HTML
5 33 (58.93%) CSS
6 21 (37.50%) XML
7 14 (25.00%) WCF
7 14 (25.00%) Spring.NET
7 14 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
7 14 (25.00%) Ninject
7 14 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
8 12 (21.43%) .NET Framework
9 11 (19.64%) Ajax
10 9 (16.07%) WPF
10 9 (16.07%) HTML5
11 8 (14.29%) WinForms
11 8 (14.29%) Web Services
12 7 (12.50%) LINQ
12 7 (12.50%) Entity Framework
12 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.57%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.79%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (83.93%) MVC
2 36 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (62.50%) Scrum
4 18 (32.14%) Dependency Injection
5 17 (30.36%) TDD
6 14 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (25.00%) Kanban
6 14 (25.00%) Web Application Development
7 6 (10.71%) Mobile Development
8 4 (7.14%) SDLC
9 3 (5.36%) Release Management
9 3 (5.36%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.57%) Web Development
10 2 (3.57%) OO
10 2 (3.57%) CRM
10 2 (3.57%) ERP
10 2 (3.57%) MVVM
10 2 (3.57%) Mentoring
11 1 (1.79%) Coaching
11 1 (1.79%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) C#
2 34 (60.71%) JavaScript
3 26 (46.43%) SQL
4 20 (35.71%) VB
5 12 (21.43%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.36%) Java
6 3 (5.36%) VB6
6 3 (5.36%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.57%) C++
7 2 (3.57%) Delphi
8 1 (1.79%) Fortran
8 1 (1.79%) Pascal
8 1 (1.79%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.79%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.93%) Oracle
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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