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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 61 67 29
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -38
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 17 4 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.04% 0.61% 6.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.77% 1.25% 11.22%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 44
Average salary £32,500 £31,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,750 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
451 319 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 54.14% 48.93% 54.89%
Number of salaries quoted 325 279 361
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 September 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 22 September 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 -2 11 £32,500 +4.00% 7
Durham - 5 £32,500 -
Northumberland - 1 £40,000 -
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (94.00%) C#
3 41 (82.00%) ASP.NET
4 29 (58.00%) SQL Server
5 24 (48.00%) SQL
6 23 (46.00%) VB
7 21 (42.00%) HTML
8 20 (40.00%) Microsoft
9 16 (32.00%) Ajax
10 14 (28.00%) CSS
10 14 (28.00%) Finance
11 13 (26.00%) MVC
12 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (22.00%) TDD
14 10 (20.00%) Web Services
14 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
14 10 (20.00%) SharePoint
15 8 (16.00%) Advertising
15 8 (16.00%) Android
15 8 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
16 7 (14.00%) Web Application Development
16 7 (14.00%) Ninject
16 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC
16 7 (14.00%) Dependency Injection
16 7 (14.00%) HTML5
16 7 (14.00%) WPF
16 7 (14.00%) CRM
16 7 (14.00%) Visual Studio
17 6 (12.00%) T-SQL
17 6 (12.00%) LINQ

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 10 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.00%) Node.js
3 3 (6.00%) Umbraco
3 3 (6.00%) IIS
4 1 (2.00%) CMS
4 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (58.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (10.00%) Ranorex
2 5 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.00%) SoapUI
3 3 (6.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (6.00%) Moq
3 3 (6.00%) NUnit
3 3 (6.00%) MSTest
4 1 (2.00%) Subversion
General
1 14 (28.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) Advertising
3 4 (8.00%) Games
3 4 (8.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.00%) Retail
4 3 (6.00%) Marketing
5 1 (2.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 39 (78.00%) Developer
2 25 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (16.00%) C# Developer
3 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (14.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (12.00%) Lead Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Software Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Systems Developer
8 3 (6.00%) VB.NET Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Automation Team Leader
8 3 (6.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Test Team Leader
8 3 (6.00%) Team Leader
9 2 (4.00%) SQL Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Junior Developer
9 2 (4.00%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Software Development Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (82.00%) ASP.NET
3 21 (42.00%) HTML
4 16 (32.00%) Ajax
5 14 (28.00%) CSS
6 10 (20.00%) Web Services
7 7 (14.00%) Ninject
7 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (14.00%) HTML5
7 7 (14.00%) WPF
8 6 (12.00%) LINQ
8 6 (12.00%) jQuery
8 6 (12.00%) WCF
9 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 5 (10.00%) WinForms
9 5 (10.00%) XML
10 4 (8.00%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (6.00%) Castle Windsor
11 3 (6.00%) Unity DI Container
11 3 (6.00%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) iPhone
1 4 (8.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.00%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (6.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.00%) Social Network
3 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.00%) Social Media
4 1 (2.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Android
2 5 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) MVC
2 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (22.00%) TDD
4 7 (14.00%) Web Application Development
4 7 (14.00%) Dependency Injection
4 7 (14.00%) CRM
5 5 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 5 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 5 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 4 (8.00%) Scrum
6 4 (8.00%) Service Management
6 4 (8.00%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.00%) Web Development
6 4 (8.00%) Android Development
7 3 (6.00%) MVVM
7 3 (6.00%) Functional Testing
7 3 (6.00%) Automated Testing
7 3 (6.00%) Kanban
7 3 (6.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (94.00%) C#
2 24 (48.00%) SQL
3 23 (46.00%) VB
4 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (12.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.00%) VB6
7 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.00%) Google
2 5 (10.00%) HP
3 2 (4.00%) Facebook
3 2 (4.00%) Twitter
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle
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