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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 30 23 43
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +20
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 33 42 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 6.31% 7.49% 4.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.64% 14.79% 7.22%
Number of salaries quoted 32 35 14
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
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
261 284 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 49.90% 50.62% 56.23%
Number of salaries quoted 246 263 185
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 80 (100.00%) .NET
2 79 (98.75%) C#
3 67 (83.75%) ASP.NET
4 65 (81.25%) SQL Server
5 46 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (53.75%) MVC
7 41 (51.25%) JavaScript
8 40 (50.00%) SQL
8 40 (50.00%) HTML
8 40 (50.00%) CSS
9 37 (46.25%) WinForms
10 32 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 30 (37.50%) Visual Studio
12 28 (35.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 27 (33.75%) VB
14 25 (31.25%) Git (software)
14 25 (31.25%) JSON
15 24 (30.00%) T-SQL
15 24 (30.00%) Windows
15 24 (30.00%) TDD
16 23 (28.75%) Ruby
16 23 (28.75%) Microsoft
16 23 (28.75%) Business Intelligence
16 23 (28.75%) WCF
16 23 (28.75%) RESTful
16 23 (28.75%) BDD
16 23 (28.75%) NoSQL
16 23 (28.75%) Node.js
16 23 (28.75%) Web Application Development
17 22 (27.50%) Mentoring

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 23 (28.75%) Node.js
2 1 (1.25%) IIS
2 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (11.25%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 23 (28.75%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.00%) Data Mining
4 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 25 (31.25%) Git (software)
3 22 (27.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.50%) Mercurial
General
1 17 (21.25%) Finance
2 6 (7.50%) Retail
3 4 (5.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 78 (97.50%) Developer
2 42 (52.50%) .NET Developer
3 21 (26.25%) C# Developer
4 20 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (16.25%) Senior Developer
6 9 (11.25%) Software Engineer
7 8 (10.00%) Applications Developer
7 8 (10.00%) Software Developer
7 8 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 5 (6.25%) .NET Software Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Architect
8 5 (6.25%) Software Architect
8 5 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
9 4 (5.00%) SQL Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Junior
10 3 (3.75%) .NET Software Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Junior Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Junior .NET Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (100.00%) .NET
2 67 (83.75%) ASP.NET
3 40 (50.00%) CSS
3 40 (50.00%) HTML
4 37 (46.25%) WinForms
5 32 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 28 (35.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 25 (31.25%) JSON
8 23 (28.75%) WCF
8 23 (28.75%) RESTful
9 21 (26.25%) CSS3
9 21 (26.25%) HTML5
10 15 (18.75%) jQuery
11 13 (16.25%) XML
12 10 (12.50%) .NET Framework
13 9 (11.25%) Velocity
13 9 (11.25%) Web Services
14 7 (8.75%) Ajax
15 5 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 4 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.25%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 24 (30.00%) Windows
2 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (53.75%) MVC
3 24 (30.00%) TDD
4 23 (28.75%) BDD
4 23 (28.75%) Web Application Development
4 23 (28.75%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (27.50%) Mentoring
6 20 (25.00%) Coaching
7 17 (21.25%) Data Validation
7 17 (21.25%) Validation
8 12 (15.00%) OO
9 10 (12.50%) OOP
10 9 (11.25%) Software Engineering
11 4 (5.00%) UML
11 4 (5.00%) E-Commerce
11 4 (5.00%) Migration
12 2 (2.50%) Project Planning
13 1 (1.25%) Unit Testing
13 1 (1.25%) Continuous Integration
13 1 (1.25%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 79 (98.75%) C#
2 41 (51.25%) JavaScript
3 40 (50.00%) SQL
4 27 (33.75%) VB
5 24 (30.00%) T-SQL
6 23 (28.75%) Ruby
7 4 (5.00%) C++
8 1 (1.25%) RPG
Qualifications
1 8 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) VCP4
Vendors
1 23 (28.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.25%) IBM
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