The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 45 56 41
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 28 15 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.46% 2.28% 3.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.54% 4.19% 7.43%
Number of salaries quoted 28 13 31
Average salary £31,700 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.57% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,450 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,050 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Programming Languages Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
428 358 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 52.84% 54.32% 50.98%
Number of salaries quoted 334 315 357
Average salary £32,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.32% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB.NET
England

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014. 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 +5 21 £30,000 -21.05% 4
Durham +11 5 £32,500 -
Northumberland - 2 £31,250 -
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 54 (100.00%) .NET
2 50 (92.59%) C#
3 39 (72.22%) ASP.NET
4 33 (61.11%) SQL Server
5 24 (44.44%) SQL
6 23 (42.59%) VB
7 20 (37.04%) Microsoft
8 19 (35.19%) HTML
9 13 (24.07%) SharePoint
10 11 (20.37%) CSS
10 11 (20.37%) Finance
10 11 (20.37%) Ajax
10 11 (20.37%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (18.52%) Android
11 10 (18.52%) Web Services
12 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
12 9 (16.67%) MVC
13 8 (14.81%) Manufacturing
13 8 (14.81%) TDD
14 7 (12.96%) Google
14 7 (12.96%) WCF
14 7 (12.96%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (12.96%) Dependency Injection
14 7 (12.96%) Advertising
14 7 (12.96%) CRM
14 7 (12.96%) Web Application Development
14 7 (12.96%) Ninject
14 7 (12.96%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 6 (11.11%) Mobile App

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 13 (24.07%) SharePoint
2 6 (11.11%) Node.js
3 4 (7.41%) Umbraco
3 4 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (3.70%) IIS
6 1 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.85%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) Intranet
2 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 11 (20.37%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.85%) SQL CLR
6 1 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.85%) MS Access
6 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Visual Studio
1 5 (9.26%) Ranorex
2 4 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.56%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.85%) NUnit
4 1 (1.85%) MSTest
4 1 (1.85%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.85%) Moq
General
1 11 (20.37%) Finance
2 8 (14.81%) Manufacturing
3 7 (12.96%) Advertising
4 6 (11.11%) Games
5 3 (5.56%) Marketing
6 2 (3.70%) Retail
7 1 (1.85%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 45 (83.33%) Developer
2 28 (51.85%) .NET Developer
3 10 (18.52%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (11.11%) Systems Developer
4 6 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 6 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Lead Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) SharePoint Developer
7 3 (5.56%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Team Leader
7 3 (5.56%) SQL Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Test Team Leader
7 3 (5.56%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Automation Team Leader
8 2 (3.70%) Development Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Database Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (72.22%) ASP.NET
3 19 (35.19%) HTML
4 11 (20.37%) Ajax
4 11 (20.37%) CSS
5 10 (18.52%) Web Services
6 7 (12.96%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (12.96%) WCF
6 7 (12.96%) Ninject
6 7 (12.96%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 6 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (9.26%) HTML5
8 5 (9.26%) XML
8 5 (9.26%) LINQ
8 5 (9.26%) jQuery
9 4 (7.41%) .NET Framework
10 2 (3.70%) WinForms
11 1 (1.85%) .NET Remoting
11 1 (1.85%) Google Maps API
11 1 (1.85%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) iPhone
1 6 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.85%) Tandem
2 1 (1.85%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (1.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.52%) Android
2 3 (5.56%) Windows
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.67%) MVC
2 8 (14.81%) TDD
3 7 (12.96%) Dependency Injection
3 7 (12.96%) Web Application Development
3 7 (12.96%) CRM
4 6 (11.11%) ERP
4 6 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (9.26%) Scrum
5 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (9.26%) Automation Testing
5 5 (9.26%) Test Automation
5 5 (9.26%) Software Testing
6 4 (7.41%) Web Development
6 4 (7.41%) Software Engineering
6 4 (7.41%) Android Development
6 4 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.41%) OOD
6 4 (7.41%) Service Management
7 3 (5.56%) Regression Testing
7 3 (5.56%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (92.59%) C#
2 24 (44.44%) SQL
3 23 (42.59%) VB
4 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.70%) VB6
7 1 (1.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) Degree
1 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.85%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.96%) Google
3 5 (9.26%) HP
4 3 (5.56%) Epicor
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle
6 1 (1.85%) SAP
6 1 (1.85%) Sage
Tyne and Wear
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 days ago
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Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Newcastle upon Tyne
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Progression
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