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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 38 38 33
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 20 7 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.09% 2.50% 5.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.05% 4.29% 12.15%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 23
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,950 £36,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
221 163 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 56.23% 58.21% 48.09%
Number of salaries quoted 198 145 195
Average salary £42,000 £36,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (84.85%) SQL Server
2 28 (84.85%) ASP.NET
3 25 (75.76%) C#
4 23 (69.70%) SQL
5 22 (66.67%) HTML
6 20 (60.61%) CSS
6 20 (60.61%) VB
6 20 (60.61%) MVC
6 20 (60.61%) Ajax
7 17 (51.52%) WPF
7 17 (51.52%) JavaScript
7 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
8 16 (48.48%) T-SQL
8 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (39.39%) Windows
10 12 (36.36%) jQuery
10 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (33.33%) MVVM
11 11 (33.33%) Relational Database
11 11 (33.33%) TDD
11 11 (33.33%) Finance
12 10 (30.30%) Visual Studio
12 10 (30.30%) VB6
13 9 (27.27%) LINQ
13 9 (27.27%) Web Services
14 8 (24.24%) OO
14 8 (24.24%) WCF
14 8 (24.24%) HTML5
15 7 (21.21%) Moq

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 4 (12.12%) IIS
2 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (15.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (84.85%) SQL Server
2 11 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 6 (18.18%) MySQL
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Visual Studio
2 7 (21.21%) NUnit
2 7 (21.21%) MSTest
2 7 (21.21%) Moq
3 5 (15.15%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Advertising
2 6 (18.18%) German Language
3 2 (6.06%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (93.94%) Developer
2 16 (48.48%) .NET Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Junior .NET Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Graduate
3 5 (15.15%) Software Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Junior
3 5 (15.15%) Junior Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.06%) .NET Team Leader
5 2 (6.06%) WPF Developer
5 2 (6.06%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.06%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.06%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.03%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (3.03%) HTML Developer
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.03%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (84.85%) ASP.NET
3 22 (66.67%) HTML
4 20 (60.61%) CSS
4 20 (60.61%) Ajax
5 17 (51.52%) WPF
6 12 (36.36%) jQuery
6 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (27.27%) LINQ
7 9 (27.27%) Web Services
8 8 (24.24%) WCF
8 8 (24.24%) HTML5
9 7 (21.21%) .NET Framework
9 7 (21.21%) JSON
10 6 (18.18%) Classic ASP
10 6 (18.18%) XML
10 6 (18.18%) WinForms
10 6 (18.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 5 (15.15%) Castle Windsor
11 5 (15.15%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (15.15%) Client/Server
2 5 (15.15%) Social Network
2 5 (15.15%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) MVC
2 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (33.33%) TDD
3 11 (33.33%) MVVM
4 8 (24.24%) OO
5 6 (18.18%) ITIL
5 6 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 6 (18.18%) Project Management
5 6 (18.18%) Process Management
5 6 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 6 (18.18%) Test Strategy
5 6 (18.18%) Time Management
5 6 (18.18%) Analytics
6 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (15.15%) Kanban
6 5 (15.15%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (15.15%) Web Application Development
6 5 (15.15%) CRM
6 5 (15.15%) Scrum
7 3 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (75.76%) C#
2 23 (69.70%) SQL
3 20 (60.61%) VB
4 17 (51.52%) JavaScript
5 16 (48.48%) T-SQL
6 10 (30.30%) VB6
7 6 (18.18%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) MCSD
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) Facebook
2 5 (15.15%) Twitter
3 2 (6.06%) Citrix
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £36000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package
Posted: 12 days ago