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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 56 65 31
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -34
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 18 7 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.12% 1.07% 5.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.94% 2.11% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 38
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,025
10% offered a salary of more than £37,935 £43,250 £50,000
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
457 332 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 53.70% 50.53% 54.22%
Number of salaries quoted 321 287 377
Average salary £31,700 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.15% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +3 13 £31,700 -20.75% 8
Durham - 4 £32,500 - 1
Northumberland - 1 £40,000 -
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 48 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (91.67%) C#
3 37 (77.08%) ASP.NET
4 28 (58.33%) SQL Server
5 23 (47.92%) SQL
6 22 (45.83%) VB
7 20 (41.67%) Microsoft
8 17 (35.42%) HTML
9 13 (27.08%) Ajax
10 11 (22.92%) Finance
10 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (20.83%) CSS
11 10 (20.83%) SharePoint
11 10 (20.83%) Android
12 9 (18.75%) MVC
13 8 (16.67%) Advertising
13 8 (16.67%) TDD
14 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
14 7 (14.58%) Web Services
14 7 (14.58%) CRM
14 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (14.58%) Google
14 7 (14.58%) WCF
14 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (14.58%) Dependency Injection
14 7 (14.58%) Ninject
14 7 (14.58%) Web Application Development
14 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 6 (12.50%) Visual Studio
15 6 (12.50%) Manufacturing

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (20.83%) SharePoint
2 6 (12.50%) Node.js
3 3 (6.25%) Umbraco
4 2 (4.17%) IIS
5 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.08%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Intranet
2 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.08%) SQL CLR
6 1 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.08%) MS Access
6 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 5 (10.42%) Ranorex
2 5 (10.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.25%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.08%) NUnit
4 1 (2.08%) MSTest
4 1 (2.08%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (2.08%) Moq
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 8 (16.67%) Advertising
3 6 (12.50%) Games
3 6 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.25%) Marketing
5 2 (4.17%) Retail
6 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 38 (79.17%) Developer
2 25 (52.08%) .NET Developer
3 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 6 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Lead Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Systems Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Test Team Leader
7 3 (6.25%) Team Leader
7 3 (6.25%) SQL Developer
7 3 (6.25%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Automation Team Leader
8 2 (4.17%) Development Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Junior .NET Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (77.08%) ASP.NET
3 17 (35.42%) HTML
4 13 (27.08%) Ajax
5 10 (20.83%) CSS
6 7 (14.58%) Web Services
6 7 (14.58%) WCF
6 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (14.58%) Ninject
6 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 6 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (10.42%) jQuery
9 4 (8.33%) LINQ
9 4 (8.33%) HTML5
10 2 (4.17%) WinForms
10 2 (4.17%) XML
11 1 (2.08%) XHTML
11 1 (2.08%) EDI
11 1 (2.08%) SOAP
11 1 (2.08%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) iPhone
1 6 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.08%) Tandem
2 1 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (2.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) Android
2 3 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) MVC
2 8 (16.67%) TDD
3 7 (14.58%) CRM
3 7 (14.58%) Dependency Injection
3 7 (14.58%) Web Application Development
4 6 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (10.42%) Test Automation
5 5 (10.42%) Software Testing
5 5 (10.42%) Automation Testing
5 5 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.33%) Service Management
6 4 (8.33%) Android Development
6 4 (8.33%) Web Development
6 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.25%) Automated Testing
7 3 (6.25%) Performance Testing
7 3 (6.25%) Integration Testing
7 3 (6.25%) Functional Testing
7 3 (6.25%) Regression Testing
7 3 (6.25%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 44 (91.67%) C#
2 23 (47.92%) SQL
3 22 (45.83%) VB
4 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.17%) VB6
7 1 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (2.08%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.58%) Google
3 5 (10.42%) HP
4 1 (2.08%) Epicor
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle
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