The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 46 51 42
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 36 29 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.66% 3.52% 4.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.26% 6.67% 8.56%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 29
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £21,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,050 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
VB.NET
England

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

Programming Languages Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
496 435 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 64.25% 52.79% 53.47%
Number of salaries quoted 438 371 324
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £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 the North East

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

VB.NET
Salary Trend in the North East

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in the North East

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the North East region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in the North East

VB.NET
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the North East region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +6 35 £40,000 +26.18% 2
Durham -18 1 £26,000 -20.00%
VB.NET
England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 66 (100.00%) .NET
2 59 (89.39%) C#
3 52 (78.79%) ASP.NET
4 47 (71.21%) MVC
5 44 (66.67%) SQL Server
6 36 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 35 (53.03%) HTML
8 32 (48.48%) SQL
8 32 (48.48%) VB
8 32 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (46.97%) JavaScript
10 30 (45.45%) CSS
11 24 (36.36%) TDD
12 22 (33.33%) XML
12 22 (33.33%) Scrum
13 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
13 16 (24.24%) WCF
13 16 (24.24%) WPF
13 16 (24.24%) Dependency Injection
14 15 (22.73%) Ninject
14 15 (22.73%) Web Application Development
14 15 (22.73%) T-SQL
15 14 (21.21%) .NET Framework
16 11 (16.67%) WinForms
17 10 (15.15%) LINQ
17 10 (15.15%) Ajax
18 9 (13.64%) VB6
18 9 (13.64%) Client/Server
18 9 (13.64%) MS Excel
19 8 (12.12%) NUnit

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 7 (10.61%) Node.js
2 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.03%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) Fireworks
2 2 (3.03%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) Intranet
1 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (12.12%) NUnit
1 8 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (12.12%) MSTest
1 8 (12.12%) Rhino Mocks
1 8 (12.12%) Moq
2 7 (10.61%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (4.55%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.52%) AccuRev
4 1 (1.52%) JIRA
General
1 7 (10.61%) Games
2 4 (6.06%) Back Office
3 1 (1.52%) Retail
3 1 (1.52%) German Language
Job Titles
1 61 (92.42%) Developer
2 44 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 15 (22.73%) Senior Developer
4 14 (21.21%) Senior .NET Developer
5 13 (19.70%) Software Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Software Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (6.06%) .NET Web Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Web Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Applications Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Applications Support
10 2 (3.03%) Support Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) C# Developer
10 2 (3.03%) VB.NET Developer
10 2 (3.03%) C# Software Engineer
11 1 (1.52%) HTML Developer
11 1 (1.52%) Graduate Software Developer
11 1 (1.52%) SQL Developer
11 1 (1.52%) Senior Software Developer
11 1 (1.52%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (100.00%) .NET
2 52 (78.79%) ASP.NET
3 36 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 35 (53.03%) HTML
5 30 (45.45%) CSS
6 22 (33.33%) XML
7 16 (24.24%) WCF
7 16 (24.24%) WPF
8 15 (22.73%) Ninject
9 14 (21.21%) .NET Framework
10 11 (16.67%) WinForms
11 10 (15.15%) Ajax
11 10 (15.15%) LINQ
12 8 (12.12%) Castle Windsor
12 8 (12.12%) Spring.NET
12 8 (12.12%) Unity DI Container
13 7 (10.61%) KnockoutJS
14 5 (7.58%) HTML5
14 5 (7.58%) Entity Framework
14 5 (7.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Client/Server
2 8 (12.12%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (10.61%) Mobile App
3 7 (10.61%) iPhone
4 4 (6.06%) N-Tier
5 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.52%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (71.21%) MVC
2 32 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (36.36%) TDD
4 22 (33.33%) Scrum
5 16 (24.24%) Dependency Injection
6 15 (22.73%) Web Application Development
7 8 (12.12%) Mobile Development
7 8 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (12.12%) Kanban
8 7 (10.61%) Domain-Driven Design
8 7 (10.61%) Web Development
9 5 (7.58%) OO
10 4 (6.06%) CRM
10 4 (6.06%) Software Engineering
10 4 (6.06%) SDLC
10 4 (6.06%) MVVM
11 3 (4.55%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.55%) Release Management
11 3 (4.55%) ERP
11 3 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (89.39%) C#
2 32 (48.48%) SQL
2 32 (48.48%) VB
3 31 (46.97%) JavaScript
4 15 (22.73%) T-SQL
5 9 (13.64%) VB6
6 4 (6.06%) Java
7 3 (4.55%) Delphi
7 3 (4.55%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.03%) C++
9 1 (1.52%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.52%) ANSI SQL
9 1 (1.52%) Fortran
9 1 (1.52%) Pascal
9 1 (1.52%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.61%) Google
2 7 (10.61%) Oracle
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