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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 43 43 36
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 37 22 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 5.01% 3.92% 4.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.69% 7.67% 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 36 22 31
Average salary £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £27,550 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,590 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -
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
426 287 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 57.65% 51.16% 49.85%
Number of salaries quoted 372 251 314
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +8 35 £30,500 -9.62% 10
Northumberland 0 2 £35,000 -17.64%
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 74 (100.00%) .NET
2 61 (82.43%) C#
3 59 (79.73%) SQL Server
4 54 (72.97%) MVC
5 53 (71.62%) ASP.NET
6 44 (59.46%) WPF
7 41 (55.41%) SQL
8 38 (51.35%) HTML
9 36 (48.65%) CSS
10 34 (45.95%) JavaScript
10 34 (45.95%) TDD
11 33 (44.59%) VB
12 32 (43.24%) XML
13 31 (41.89%) Client/Server
14 26 (35.14%) T-SQL
15 24 (32.43%) LINQ
16 23 (31.08%) Agile Software Development
16 23 (31.08%) Ajax
17 22 (29.73%) Microsoft
18 19 (25.68%) WinForms
19 18 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
19 18 (24.32%) ADO.NET
20 16 (21.62%) Windows
20 16 (21.62%) Web Development
21 14 (18.92%) VB6
21 14 (18.92%) Visual Studio
22 13 (17.57%) Web Services
22 13 (17.57%) WCF
23 12 (16.22%) jQuery
23 12 (16.22%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 5 (6.76%) Node.js
2 4 (5.41%) IIS
2 4 (5.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.70%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (12.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.70%) Fireworks
2 2 (2.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (6.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) Internet
2 1 (1.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (79.73%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.86%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.11%) MySQL
4 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (18.92%) Visual Studio
2 8 (10.81%) NUnit
2 8 (10.81%) MSTest
2 8 (10.81%) Moq
3 5 (6.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.76%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.35%) Subversion
4 1 (1.35%) ReSharper
General
1 11 (14.86%) Finance
2 6 (8.11%) German Language
3 5 (6.76%) Advertising
3 5 (6.76%) Games
4 4 (5.41%) Back Office
5 2 (2.70%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 67 (90.54%) Developer
2 33 (44.59%) .NET Developer
3 17 (22.97%) Software Developer
4 11 (14.86%) C# Developer
4 11 (14.86%) Software Engineer
5 5 (6.76%) Junior Developer
5 5 (6.76%) Junior .NET Developer
5 5 (6.76%) Graduate
5 5 (6.76%) Junior
6 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.70%) Support Engineer
8 2 (2.70%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (2.70%) C# Software Engineer
8 2 (2.70%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.70%) Team Leader
8 2 (2.70%) SQL Developer
8 2 (2.70%) Lead Developer
8 2 (2.70%) .NET Team Leader
8 2 (2.70%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (100.00%) .NET
2 53 (71.62%) ASP.NET
3 44 (59.46%) WPF
4 38 (51.35%) HTML
5 36 (48.65%) CSS
6 32 (43.24%) XML
7 24 (32.43%) LINQ
8 23 (31.08%) Ajax
9 19 (25.68%) WinForms
10 18 (24.32%) ADO.NET
10 18 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (17.57%) WCF
11 13 (17.57%) Web Services
12 12 (16.22%) HTML5
12 12 (16.22%) jQuery
13 11 (14.86%) .NET Framework
14 10 (13.51%) Ninject
15 7 (9.46%) JSON
16 6 (8.11%) Classic ASP
16 6 (8.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 31 (41.89%) Client/Server
2 6 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.76%) Social Network
3 5 (6.76%) iPhone
3 5 (6.76%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (6.76%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.70%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.62%) Windows
2 5 (6.76%) Android
3 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (72.97%) MVC
2 34 (45.95%) TDD
3 23 (31.08%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (21.62%) Web Development
5 11 (14.86%) OO
5 11 (14.86%) MVVM
6 10 (13.51%) Dependency Injection
6 10 (13.51%) Web Application Development
7 7 (9.46%) CRM
7 7 (9.46%) Project Management
8 6 (8.11%) Process Management
8 6 (8.11%) ITIL
8 6 (8.11%) PRINCE2
8 6 (8.11%) Analytics
8 6 (8.11%) Time Management
8 6 (8.11%) Waterfall
8 6 (8.11%) Test Strategy
9 5 (6.76%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (6.76%) Kanban
9 5 (6.76%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 61 (82.43%) C#
2 41 (55.41%) SQL
3 34 (45.95%) JavaScript
4 33 (44.59%) VB
5 26 (35.14%) T-SQL
6 14 (18.92%) VB6
7 6 (8.11%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.35%) Delphi
8 1 (1.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (5.41%) Degree
2 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.70%) MCSD
4 1 (1.35%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) PMBOK
2 2 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 22 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.76%) Google
2 5 (6.76%) Facebook
2 5 (6.76%) Twitter
3 2 (2.70%) Citrix
3 2 (2.70%) VMware
3 2 (2.70%) Oracle
North Shields
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Mortimer Bell International
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Career Fast Track
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Holidays / Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North East
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Unspecified - Circa £30,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North East
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: Up to £36, 000
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 11 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 12 days ago
Gateshead
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits / Bonus / Holidays
Posted: 20 days ago