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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 42 46 30
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 33 30 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.56% 3.83% 5.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.95% 7.01% 11.61%
Number of salaries quoted 31 27 40
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £21,100 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,600 £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
475 428 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 65.70% 54.59% 51.23%
Number of salaries quoted 416 370 317
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +7 32 £35,250 +17.50% 3
Durham -9 1 £26,000 -20.00%
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 73 (100.00%) .NET
2 61 (83.56%) C#
3 54 (73.97%) ASP.NET
4 51 (69.86%) SQL Server
5 47 (64.38%) MVC
6 40 (54.79%) HTML
7 38 (52.05%) SQL
8 36 (49.32%) JavaScript
9 35 (47.95%) CSS
10 33 (45.21%) VB
11 29 (39.73%) ASP.NET MVC
12 27 (36.99%) WPF
13 26 (35.62%) Agile Software Development
14 23 (31.51%) T-SQL
14 23 (31.51%) XML
15 22 (30.14%) TDD
16 21 (28.77%) Microsoft
17 19 (26.03%) Ajax
18 18 (24.66%) .NET Framework
19 17 (23.29%) LINQ
20 16 (21.92%) Client/Server
21 15 (20.55%) WCF
22 14 (19.18%) VB6
22 14 (19.18%) WinForms
23 13 (17.81%) MS Excel
23 13 (17.81%) Visual Studio
24 12 (16.44%) Web Development
25 11 (15.07%) Dependency Injection
25 11 (15.07%) jQuery
25 11 (15.07%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (9.59%) Node.js
2 2 (2.74%) CMS
2 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (17.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.74%) Fireworks
2 2 (2.74%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (6.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) Intranet
1 1 (1.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (69.86%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.70%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.85%) MySQL
4 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.74%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (17.81%) Visual Studio
2 8 (10.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.48%) NUnit
3 4 (5.48%) MSTest
3 4 (5.48%) Moq
4 3 (4.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (4.11%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (4.11%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.37%) AccuRev
5 1 (1.37%) JIRA
General
1 7 (9.59%) Games
2 5 (6.85%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) Advertising
2 5 (6.85%) German Language
3 4 (5.48%) Back Office
4 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 68 (93.15%) Developer
2 41 (56.16%) .NET Developer
3 18 (24.66%) Software Developer
4 11 (15.07%) Senior Developer
5 10 (13.70%) Software Engineer
6 8 (10.96%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (8.22%) Graduate
8 5 (6.85%) Junior
8 5 (6.85%) Junior .NET Developer
8 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Junior Developer
9 4 (5.48%) .NET Web Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Web Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Applications Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Applications Support
10 3 (4.11%) C# Developer
10 3 (4.11%) VB.NET Developer
10 3 (4.11%) C# Software Engineer
10 3 (4.11%) AWS Developer
11 2 (2.74%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (100.00%) .NET
2 54 (73.97%) ASP.NET
3 40 (54.79%) HTML
4 35 (47.95%) CSS
5 29 (39.73%) ASP.NET MVC
6 27 (36.99%) WPF
7 23 (31.51%) XML
8 19 (26.03%) Ajax
9 18 (24.66%) .NET Framework
10 17 (23.29%) LINQ
11 15 (20.55%) WCF
12 14 (19.18%) WinForms
13 11 (15.07%) jQuery
14 10 (13.70%) HTML5
14 10 (13.70%) Ninject
15 9 (12.33%) Entity Framework
15 9 (12.33%) Web Services
16 8 (10.96%) ADO.NET
17 7 (9.59%) KnockoutJS
18 5 (6.85%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.92%) Client/Server
2 7 (9.59%) iPhone
2 7 (9.59%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.11%) N-Tier
3 3 (4.11%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.37%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.37%) Physics
5 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.59%) Android
2 6 (8.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (64.38%) MVC
2 26 (35.62%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (30.14%) TDD
4 12 (16.44%) Web Development
5 11 (15.07%) Dependency Injection
5 11 (15.07%) OO
5 11 (15.07%) Scrum
5 11 (15.07%) Mobile Development
6 10 (13.70%) Web Application Development
7 9 (12.33%) CRM
8 8 (10.96%) MVVM
9 7 (9.59%) Domain-Driven Design
9 7 (9.59%) Project Management
10 5 (6.85%) PRINCE2
10 5 (6.85%) ITIL
10 5 (6.85%) Process Management
10 5 (6.85%) Waterfall
10 5 (6.85%) Time Management
10 5 (6.85%) Software Engineering
10 5 (6.85%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 61 (83.56%) C#
2 38 (52.05%) SQL
3 36 (49.32%) JavaScript
4 33 (45.21%) VB
5 23 (31.51%) T-SQL
6 14 (19.18%) VB6
7 5 (6.85%) TypeScript
8 4 (5.48%) Java
9 3 (4.11%) PL/SQL
9 3 (4.11%) Delphi
10 2 (2.74%) C++
11 1 (1.37%) Pascal
11 1 (1.37%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) PMBOK
2 2 (2.74%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (28.77%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.59%) Google
2 7 (9.59%) Oracle
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