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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 42 50 29
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -21
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 42 17 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 5.30% 2.72% 6.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.44% 5.04% 12.05%
Number of salaries quoted 39 16 37
Average salary £32,500 £34,250 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.10% +12.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £22,500 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,250 £45,000
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
445 337 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 56.12% 53.83% 54.72%
Number of salaries quoted 391 298 322
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,218 £45,100 £43,000
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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +11 39 £32,500 -9.72% 8
Durham 0 3 £28,000 -6.66% 2
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 59 (100.00%) .NET
2 53 (89.83%) C#
3 44 (74.58%) ASP.NET
4 43 (72.88%) SQL Server
5 40 (67.80%) MVC
6 34 (57.63%) WPF
7 33 (55.93%) HTML
7 33 (55.93%) SQL
8 31 (52.54%) CSS
9 26 (44.07%) JavaScript
10 25 (42.37%) XML
11 24 (40.68%) TDD
12 23 (38.98%) Client/Server
13 22 (37.29%) Microsoft
13 22 (37.29%) Ajax
14 21 (35.59%) VB
15 18 (30.51%) T-SQL
15 18 (30.51%) LINQ
16 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
17 15 (25.42%) Windows
18 14 (23.73%) Visual Studio
18 14 (23.73%) ADO.NET
18 14 (23.73%) WinForms
18 14 (23.73%) Web Services
19 13 (22.03%) HTML5
20 12 (20.34%) Web Development
20 12 (20.34%) Finance
21 10 (16.95%) jQuery
21 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET MVC
22 9 (15.25%) MVVM

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 4 (6.78%) IIS
1 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (8.47%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) Intranet
1 2 (3.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (72.88%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.56%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.78%) MySQL
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.69%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 14 (23.73%) Visual Studio
2 8 (13.56%) NUnit
2 8 (13.56%) MSTest
2 8 (13.56%) Moq
3 6 (10.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (8.47%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 12 (20.34%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Advertising
3 4 (6.78%) German Language
4 2 (3.39%) Retail
4 2 (3.39%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 54 (91.53%) Developer
2 24 (40.68%) .NET Developer
3 12 (20.34%) Software Developer
4 11 (18.64%) C# Developer
5 8 (13.56%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Lead Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Graduate
6 4 (6.78%) Junior
6 4 (6.78%) Junior .NET Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Junior Developer
7 3 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.39%) SQL Developer
8 2 (3.39%) .NET Team Leader
8 2 (3.39%) WPF Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Systems Developer
9 1 (1.69%) .NET Web Developer
9 1 (1.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (74.58%) ASP.NET
3 34 (57.63%) WPF
4 33 (55.93%) HTML
5 31 (52.54%) CSS
6 25 (42.37%) XML
7 22 (37.29%) Ajax
8 18 (30.51%) LINQ
9 14 (23.73%) WinForms
9 14 (23.73%) ADO.NET
9 14 (23.73%) Web Services
10 13 (22.03%) HTML5
11 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (16.95%) jQuery
12 6 (10.17%) WCF
13 5 (8.47%) Castle Windsor
13 5 (8.47%) Ninject
13 5 (8.47%) Unity DI Container
13 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 5 (8.47%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (38.98%) Client/Server
2 5 (8.47%) Social Network
2 5 (8.47%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (8.47%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.42%) Windows
2 2 (3.39%) Android
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (67.80%) MVC
2 24 (40.68%) TDD
3 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (20.34%) Web Development
5 9 (15.25%) MVVM
5 9 (15.25%) OO
6 7 (11.86%) CRM
7 5 (8.47%) Scrum
7 5 (8.47%) Web Application Development
7 5 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (8.47%) Kanban
7 5 (8.47%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (6.78%) Time Management
8 4 (6.78%) Analytics
8 4 (6.78%) Waterfall
8 4 (6.78%) Test Strategy
8 4 (6.78%) Process Management
8 4 (6.78%) OOD
8 4 (6.78%) ITIL
8 4 (6.78%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 53 (89.83%) C#
2 33 (55.93%) SQL
3 26 (44.07%) JavaScript
4 21 (35.59%) VB
5 18 (30.51%) T-SQL
6 8 (13.56%) VB6
7 4 (6.78%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.39%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) MCSD
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 22 (37.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.47%) Facebook
2 5 (8.47%) Twitter
3 2 (3.39%) Citrix
3 2 (3.39%) VMware
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Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits & 25 Days Holiday
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