The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 50 38 26
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -12
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 26 11 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.71% 2.81% 7.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.29% 6.01% 17.45%
Number of salaries quoted 26 11 34
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £39,550
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB.NET
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
280 183 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 39.94% 46.80% 43.80%
Number of salaries quoted 263 180 191
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Northampton region.

VB.NET Salary Trend in Northampton

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Northampton

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (93.33%) C#
3 24 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 23 (76.67%) ASP.NET
5 20 (66.67%) VB
6 18 (60.00%) MVC
7 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (50.00%) TDD
9 14 (46.67%) Web Application Development
10 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (40.00%) Git (software)
10 12 (40.00%) RESTful
10 12 (40.00%) BDD
10 12 (40.00%) NoSQL
10 12 (40.00%) Node.js
10 12 (40.00%) Ruby
10 12 (40.00%) WCF
10 12 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (36.67%) SQL
11 11 (36.67%) HTML
12 10 (33.33%) CSS
12 10 (33.33%) XML
13 8 (26.67%) jQuery
13 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
14 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
15 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
15 6 (20.00%) Data Mining
15 6 (20.00%) C++

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 12 (40.00%) Node.js
2 3 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (20.00%) Data Mining
4 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Law
1 1 (3.33%) Banking
1 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (90.00%) Developer
2 17 (56.67%) .NET Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Programmer
5 3 (10.00%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.67%) VB.NET Programmer
6 2 (6.67%) .NET Programmer
6 2 (6.67%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.33%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Web Programmer
7 1 (3.33%) VB.NET Analyst Programmer
7 1 (3.33%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (76.67%) ASP.NET
3 16 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (40.00%) RESTful
4 12 (40.00%) WCF
5 11 (36.67%) HTML
6 10 (33.33%) CSS
6 10 (33.33%) XML
7 8 (26.67%) jQuery
8 6 (20.00%) Ajax
8 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
9 5 (16.67%) Web Services
10 1 (3.33%) WinForms
10 1 (3.33%) CSS3
10 1 (3.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) iSeries
2 1 (3.33%) AS400
2 1 (3.33%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
1 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) MVC
2 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (50.00%) TDD
4 14 (46.67%) Web Application Development
5 12 (40.00%) BDD
5 12 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (13.33%) OO
8 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
9 2 (6.67%) Scrum
9 2 (6.67%) UML
9 2 (6.67%) Project Management
10 1 (3.33%) OOD
10 1 (3.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 28 (93.33%) C#
2 20 (66.67%) VB
3 12 (40.00%) Ruby
4 11 (36.67%) SQL
5 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
6 6 (20.00%) C++
7 3 (10.00%) RPG
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) IBM
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