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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 50 43 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -13
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 34 34 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.36% 4.46% 5.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.83% 8.06% 11.58%
Number of salaries quoted 32 31 41
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £55,000
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
498 422 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 63.93% 55.31% 50.94%
Number of salaries quoted 432 369 315
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,002 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +3 32 £35,000 +11.11% 9
Northumberland +2 2 £35,000 +7.69%
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 75 (100.00%) .NET
2 62 (82.67%) C#
3 55 (73.33%) SQL Server
3 55 (73.33%) ASP.NET
4 51 (68.00%) MVC
5 43 (57.33%) HTML
5 43 (57.33%) SQL
6 39 (52.00%) JavaScript
7 38 (50.67%) CSS
8 32 (42.67%) VB
9 31 (41.33%) WPF
10 26 (34.67%) T-SQL
10 26 (34.67%) XML
11 25 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (32.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 24 (32.00%) Microsoft
13 23 (30.67%) TDD
14 22 (29.33%) Ajax
15 21 (28.00%) Client/Server
16 20 (26.67%) LINQ
17 18 (24.00%) .NET Framework
18 16 (21.33%) Visual Studio
18 16 (21.33%) Web Development
18 16 (21.33%) VB6
19 15 (20.00%) WinForms
20 13 (17.33%) MS Excel
20 13 (17.33%) Mobile Development
21 12 (16.00%) WCF
22 11 (14.67%) HTML5
22 11 (14.67%) jQuery

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (9.33%) Node.js
2 4 (5.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.67%) CMS
3 2 (2.67%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (17.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.67%) Fireworks
2 2 (2.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) Internet
2 1 (1.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.67%) MySQL
4 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (21.33%) Visual Studio
2 10 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.00%) MSTest
3 3 (4.00%) Moq
3 3 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (4.00%) NUnit
4 2 (2.67%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.33%) AccuRev
5 1 (1.33%) JIRA
General
1 7 (9.33%) Games
2 5 (6.67%) German Language
2 5 (6.67%) Finance
2 5 (6.67%) Advertising
3 4 (5.33%) Back Office
4 2 (2.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 68 (90.67%) Developer
2 38 (50.67%) .NET Developer
3 18 (24.00%) Software Developer
4 10 (13.33%) Software Engineer
5 9 (12.00%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (6.67%) Junior .NET Developer
7 5 (6.67%) Junior Developer
7 5 (6.67%) Graduate
7 5 (6.67%) Junior
7 5 (6.67%) C# Developer
7 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Web Developer
8 4 (5.33%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (4.00%) AWS Developer
9 3 (4.00%) C# Software Engineer
10 2 (2.67%) Applications Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Team Leader
10 2 (2.67%) SQL Developer
10 2 (2.67%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (100.00%) .NET
2 55 (73.33%) ASP.NET
3 43 (57.33%) HTML
4 38 (50.67%) CSS
5 31 (41.33%) WPF
6 26 (34.67%) XML
7 24 (32.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (29.33%) Ajax
9 20 (26.67%) LINQ
10 18 (24.00%) .NET Framework
11 15 (20.00%) WinForms
12 12 (16.00%) WCF
13 11 (14.67%) ADO.NET
13 11 (14.67%) jQuery
13 11 (14.67%) HTML5
14 10 (13.33%) Web Services
15 9 (12.00%) Entity Framework
16 7 (9.33%) Ninject
16 7 (9.33%) KnockoutJS
17 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 21 (28.00%) Client/Server
2 7 (9.33%) iPhone
2 7 (9.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.00%) N-Tier
3 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.33%) Windows
2 7 (9.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (68.00%) MVC
2 25 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (30.67%) TDD
4 16 (21.33%) Web Development
5 13 (17.33%) Mobile Development
6 11 (14.67%) OO
7 9 (12.00%) CRM
8 8 (10.67%) MVVM
8 8 (10.67%) Dependency Injection
9 7 (9.33%) Domain-Driven Design
9 7 (9.33%) Web Application Development
9 7 (9.33%) Project Management
10 6 (8.00%) Scrum
11 5 (6.67%) Time Management
11 5 (6.67%) Analytics
11 5 (6.67%) Waterfall
11 5 (6.67%) Test Strategy
11 5 (6.67%) Process Management
11 5 (6.67%) ITIL
11 5 (6.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 62 (82.67%) C#
2 43 (57.33%) SQL
3 39 (52.00%) JavaScript
4 32 (42.67%) VB
5 26 (34.67%) T-SQL
6 16 (21.33%) VB6
7 5 (6.67%) TypeScript
8 3 (4.00%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.67%) Delphi
9 2 (2.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.33%) Degree
3 2 (2.67%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) PMBOK
2 2 (2.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.33%) Google
3 6 (8.00%) Oracle
4 2 (2.67%) Citrix
4 2 (2.67%) VMware
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