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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 45 45 58
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 37 25 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.74% 3.02% 2.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.96% 5.72% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 34 25 13
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,050 £48,500
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
465 437 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 59.54% 52.84% 54.26%
Number of salaries quoted 408 334 320
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -13.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £23,000 £22,500
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 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 29 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 29 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 +4 36 £40,000 +26.18% 4
Durham -20 1 £26,000 -20.00%
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 71 (100.00%) .NET
2 66 (92.96%) C#
3 61 (85.92%) ASP.NET
4 54 (76.06%) MVC
5 47 (66.20%) SQL Server
6 45 (63.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 39 (54.93%) HTML
8 38 (53.52%) Agile Software Development
9 37 (52.11%) JavaScript
10 36 (50.70%) CSS
11 33 (46.48%) SQL
12 32 (45.07%) VB
13 29 (40.85%) Scrum
14 27 (38.03%) TDD
15 24 (33.80%) XML
16 22 (30.99%) Dependency Injection
17 18 (25.35%) Microsoft
17 18 (25.35%) T-SQL
17 18 (25.35%) Ninject
17 18 (25.35%) Web Application Development
17 18 (25.35%) WCF
18 16 (22.54%) WPF
18 16 (22.54%) .NET Framework
19 15 (21.13%) Ajax
20 12 (16.90%) LINQ
21 11 (15.49%) Continuous Integration
21 11 (15.49%) Kanban
21 11 (15.49%) Spring.NET
21 11 (15.49%) WinForms
21 11 (15.49%) Unity DI Container

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 (9.86%) Node.js
2 2 (2.82%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) Fireworks
2 2 (2.82%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (66.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.82%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (15.49%) NUnit
1 11 (15.49%) MSTest
1 11 (15.49%) Rhino Mocks
1 11 (15.49%) Moq
2 8 (11.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (9.86%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (4.23%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.41%) AccuRev
5 1 (1.41%) JIRA
General
1 7 (9.86%) Games
2 4 (5.63%) Back Office
3 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (92.96%) Developer
2 47 (66.20%) .NET Developer
3 19 (26.76%) Senior Developer
4 18 (25.35%) Senior .NET Developer
5 10 (14.08%) Software Developer
6 7 (9.86%) C# Developer
7 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.63%) .NET Web Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Web Developer
8 4 (5.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.63%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Applications Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Support Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Applications Support
10 1 (1.41%) Programmer
10 1 (1.41%) Graduate Software Developer
10 1 (1.41%) Senior Software Developer
10 1 (1.41%) VB.NET Developer
10 1 (1.41%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (100.00%) .NET
2 61 (85.92%) ASP.NET
3 45 (63.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 39 (54.93%) HTML
5 36 (50.70%) CSS
6 24 (33.80%) XML
7 18 (25.35%) WCF
7 18 (25.35%) Ninject
8 16 (22.54%) .NET Framework
8 16 (22.54%) WPF
9 15 (21.13%) Ajax
10 12 (16.90%) LINQ
11 11 (15.49%) WinForms
11 11 (15.49%) Web Services
11 11 (15.49%) Spring.NET
11 11 (15.49%) HTML5
11 11 (15.49%) Castle Windsor
11 11 (15.49%) Unity DI Container
12 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (9.86%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (9.86%) Mobile App
2 7 (9.86%) iPhone
3 6 (8.45%) Client/Server
4 4 (5.63%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.41%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (76.06%) MVC
2 38 (53.52%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (40.85%) Scrum
4 27 (38.03%) TDD
5 22 (30.99%) Dependency Injection
6 18 (25.35%) Web Application Development
7 11 (15.49%) Mobile Development
7 11 (15.49%) Kanban
7 11 (15.49%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (9.86%) Domain-Driven Design
9 5 (7.04%) Web Development
9 5 (7.04%) OO
10 4 (5.63%) CRM
10 4 (5.63%) Software Engineering
10 4 (5.63%) SDLC
11 3 (4.23%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.23%) ERP
11 3 (4.23%) Release Management
11 3 (4.23%) MVVM
12 2 (2.82%) Parallel Programming
Programming Languages
1 66 (92.96%) C#
2 37 (52.11%) JavaScript
3 33 (46.48%) SQL
4 32 (45.07%) VB
5 18 (25.35%) T-SQL
6 8 (11.27%) VB6
7 4 (5.63%) Java
8 3 (4.23%) Delphi
8 3 (4.23%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.82%) C++
10 1 (1.41%) Fortran
10 1 (1.41%) Pascal
10 1 (1.41%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (25.35%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.86%) Google
2 7 (9.86%) Oracle
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hexham, Northumberland
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North East
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hexham, Northumberland
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + excellent benefits + 25 days hol
Posted: 5 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago