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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 36 47 37
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 41 19 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 5.92% 3.35% 5.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.35% 6.25% 11.05%
Number of salaries quoted 39 18 31
Average salary £31,750 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.30% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,100 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £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
396 304 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 57.14% 53.62% 52.92%
Number of salaries quoted 354 268 307
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +13 38 £32,500 - 3
Durham +3 3 £28,000 -10.40% 2
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 63 (100.00%) .NET
2 55 (87.30%) C#
3 48 (76.19%) SQL Server
3 48 (76.19%) MVC
4 46 (73.02%) ASP.NET
5 41 (65.08%) WPF
6 38 (60.32%) HTML
7 36 (57.14%) SQL
7 36 (57.14%) CSS
8 32 (50.79%) JavaScript
9 30 (47.62%) XML
10 29 (46.03%) Client/Server
11 28 (44.44%) TDD
12 23 (36.51%) Ajax
12 23 (36.51%) LINQ
13 22 (34.92%) T-SQL
13 22 (34.92%) VB
14 20 (31.75%) Microsoft
15 19 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
16 17 (26.98%) WinForms
16 17 (26.98%) ADO.NET
17 16 (25.40%) Windows
18 13 (20.63%) Web Services
18 13 (20.63%) jQuery
18 13 (20.63%) Web Development
18 13 (20.63%) ASP.NET MVC
19 12 (19.05%) HTML5
19 12 (19.05%) Visual Studio
20 11 (17.46%) Finance
20 11 (17.46%) MVVM

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (7.94%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.35%) IIS
3 1 (1.59%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (7.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) Internet
2 1 (1.59%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (76.19%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.46%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.52%) MySQL
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (19.05%) Visual Studio
2 8 (12.70%) NUnit
2 8 (12.70%) Moq
2 8 (12.70%) MSTest
3 5 (7.94%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (6.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.59%) Subversion
General
1 11 (17.46%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) Advertising
2 6 (9.52%) German Language
3 2 (3.17%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.59%) Retail
4 1 (1.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 58 (92.06%) Developer
2 27 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 14 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 11 (17.46%) C# Developer
5 10 (15.87%) Software Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Junior .NET Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Junior Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Junior
6 5 (7.94%) Graduate
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.17%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (3.17%) C# Software Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.17%) SQL Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.17%) .NET Team Leader
8 2 (3.17%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (3.17%) WPF Developer
8 2 (3.17%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (100.00%) .NET
2 46 (73.02%) ASP.NET
3 41 (65.08%) WPF
4 38 (60.32%) HTML
5 36 (57.14%) CSS
6 30 (47.62%) XML
7 23 (36.51%) Ajax
7 23 (36.51%) LINQ
8 17 (26.98%) WinForms
8 17 (26.98%) ADO.NET
9 13 (20.63%) Web Services
9 13 (20.63%) jQuery
9 13 (20.63%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (19.05%) HTML5
11 9 (14.29%) WCF
12 7 (11.11%) .NET Framework
12 7 (11.11%) JSON
13 6 (9.52%) Classic ASP
13 6 (9.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 29 (46.03%) Client/Server
2 6 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (7.94%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (7.94%) Social Network
4 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.59%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.40%) Windows
2 1 (1.59%) Android
2 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.59%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (76.19%) MVC
2 28 (44.44%) TDD
3 19 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (20.63%) Web Development
5 11 (17.46%) MVVM
6 9 (14.29%) OO
7 6 (9.52%) ITIL
7 6 (9.52%) PRINCE2
7 6 (9.52%) Process Management
7 6 (9.52%) Project Management
7 6 (9.52%) Time Management
7 6 (9.52%) Dependency Injection
7 6 (9.52%) Waterfall
7 6 (9.52%) Web Application Development
7 6 (9.52%) Analytics
7 6 (9.52%) Test Strategy
8 5 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.94%) Kanban
8 5 (7.94%) Scrum
8 5 (7.94%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 55 (87.30%) C#
2 36 (57.14%) SQL
3 32 (50.79%) JavaScript
4 22 (34.92%) T-SQL
4 22 (34.92%) VB
5 10 (15.87%) VB6
6 6 (9.52%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (3.17%) MCSD
1 2 (3.17%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (7.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (31.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.94%) Facebook
2 5 (7.94%) Twitter
3 2 (3.17%) VMware
3 2 (3.17%) Citrix
4 1 (1.59%) Google
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