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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 48 57 25
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -32
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 32 9 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.18% 1.42% 6.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.27% 2.69% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 35
Average salary £33,750 £26,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,750 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £45,600
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
440 334 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 57.52% 52.60% 55.76%
Number of salaries quoted 391 294 295
Average salary £36,500 £34,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.79% +2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,100 £45,800 £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 21 November 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 November 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 +4 28 £33,750 +28.57% 10
Durham - 4 £31,500 - 2
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 48 (96.00%) C#
3 35 (70.00%) ASP.NET
4 33 (66.00%) SQL Server
5 29 (58.00%) MVC
6 25 (50.00%) HTML
7 24 (48.00%) SQL
7 24 (48.00%) WPF
8 22 (44.00%) CSS
9 21 (42.00%) VB
10 20 (40.00%) TDD
11 18 (36.00%) JavaScript
11 18 (36.00%) XML
12 16 (32.00%) Client/Server
12 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
12 16 (32.00%) Ajax
13 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (26.00%) LINQ
15 11 (22.00%) T-SQL
15 11 (22.00%) ADO.NET
15 11 (22.00%) WinForms
16 10 (20.00%) Web Services
16 10 (20.00%) Windows
17 9 (18.00%) Visual Studio
17 9 (18.00%) Finance
17 9 (18.00%) HTML5
18 7 (14.00%) Moq
18 7 (14.00%) MSTest
18 7 (14.00%) Web Development
18 7 (14.00%) NUnit

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 5 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Intranet
1 2 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (66.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.00%) MS Access
4 1 (2.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (14.00%) NUnit
2 7 (14.00%) MSTest
2 7 (14.00%) Moq
3 6 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (10.00%) Ranorex
4 5 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (6.00%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.00%) Subversion
General
1 9 (18.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Advertising
3 2 (4.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 40 (80.00%) Developer
2 18 (36.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (18.00%) C# Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Software Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Lead Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Team Leader
6 4 (8.00%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Automation Team Leader
7 3 (6.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Test Team Leader
7 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Test Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Systems Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.00%) WPF Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) SQL Developer
8 2 (4.00%) .NET Team Leader
9 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Developer
9 1 (2.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 35 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 25 (50.00%) HTML
4 24 (48.00%) WPF
5 22 (44.00%) CSS
6 18 (36.00%) XML
7 16 (32.00%) Ajax
8 13 (26.00%) LINQ
9 11 (22.00%) WinForms
9 11 (22.00%) ADO.NET
10 10 (20.00%) Web Services
11 9 (18.00%) HTML5
12 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (10.00%) Spring.NET
13 5 (10.00%) Castle Windsor
13 5 (10.00%) Ninject
13 5 (10.00%) Unity DI Container
14 4 (8.00%) jQuery
15 3 (6.00%) WCF
16 2 (4.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.00%) Client/Server
2 5 (10.00%) Social Network
2 5 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Android
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (58.00%) MVC
2 20 (40.00%) TDD
3 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.00%) Web Development
5 6 (12.00%) MVVM
6 5 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (10.00%) Kanban
6 5 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 5 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (10.00%) Software Testing
6 5 (10.00%) Scrum
6 5 (10.00%) Web Application Development
6 5 (10.00%) Automation Testing
7 4 (8.00%) CRM
8 3 (6.00%) OOD
8 3 (6.00%) OO
8 3 (6.00%) Regression Testing
8 3 (6.00%) Automated Testing
8 3 (6.00%) Performance Testing
8 3 (6.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (96.00%) C#
2 24 (48.00%) SQL
3 21 (42.00%) VB
4 18 (36.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (22.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (8.00%) VB6
7 1 (2.00%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.00%) Degree
3 2 (4.00%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.00%) HP
2 5 (10.00%) Facebook
2 5 (10.00%) Twitter
3 2 (4.00%) Citrix
3 2 (4.00%) VMware
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