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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 21 53 37
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -16
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 77 15 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 8.07% 2.53% 5.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.59% 5.23% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 75 15 40
Average salary £40,000 £29,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.59% -21.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £17,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB.NET
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
464 287 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 48.64% 48.32% 48.37%
Number of salaries quoted 436 252 319
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,850 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

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

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

VB.NET
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Northampton +21 49 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Daventry - 14 £40,000 - 1
Kettering -7 3 £19,000 -8.43%
Towcester - 2 £31,250 -
VB.NET
East Midlands

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

1 116 (100.00%) .NET
2 107 (92.24%) C#
3 102 (87.93%) SQL Server
4 94 (81.03%) ASP.NET
5 65 (56.03%) CSS
6 64 (55.17%) HTML
7 56 (48.28%) SQL
8 51 (43.97%) Agile Software Development
9 42 (36.21%) MVC
10 40 (34.48%) VB
11 35 (30.17%) JavaScript
11 35 (30.17%) jQuery
12 33 (28.45%) ASP.NET MVC
12 33 (28.45%) XML
13 32 (27.59%) Visual Studio
14 31 (26.72%) TDD
15 30 (25.86%) WinForms
16 27 (23.28%) WCF
16 27 (23.28%) Web Services
16 27 (23.28%) Web Application Development
17 26 (22.41%) Windows
18 25 (21.55%) Microsoft
18 25 (21.55%) BDD
19 24 (20.69%) NoSQL
19 24 (20.69%) RESTful
19 24 (20.69%) Git (software)
19 24 (20.69%) Ruby
19 24 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
19 24 (20.69%) Node.js
19 24 (20.69%) ASP.NET Web API

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 24 (20.69%) Node.js
2 4 (3.45%) IIS
3 2 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (7.76%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) LabWindows
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (87.93%) SQL Server
2 24 (20.69%) NoSQL
3 10 (8.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (7.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (7.76%) Data Mining
4 9 (7.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (4.31%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.72%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.86%) DTS
7 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 32 (27.59%) Visual Studio
2 24 (20.69%) Git (software)
3 17 (14.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.72%) MSTest
4 2 (1.72%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (1.72%) Moq
4 2 (1.72%) NUnit
General
1 17 (14.66%) Finance
2 7 (6.03%) Retail
3 6 (5.17%) Law
4 2 (1.72%) Electronics
5 1 (0.86%) Legal
5 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 111 (95.69%) Developer
2 62 (53.45%) .NET Developer
3 20 (17.24%) C# Developer
3 20 (17.24%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (12.93%) ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (9.48%) Analyst
5 11 (9.48%) Senior Developer
5 11 (9.48%) VB.NET Developer
6 10 (8.62%) Software Developer
6 10 (8.62%) Software Engineer
7 8 (6.90%) Analyst Developer
8 7 (6.03%) Web Developer
8 7 (6.03%) Senior C# Developer
9 6 (5.17%) Graduate Developer
9 6 (5.17%) SQL Developer
9 6 (5.17%) Graduate
9 6 (5.17%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 5 (4.31%) Graduate Web Developer
10 5 (4.31%) Architect
10 5 (4.31%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (100.00%) .NET
2 94 (81.03%) ASP.NET
3 65 (56.03%) CSS
4 64 (55.17%) HTML
5 35 (30.17%) jQuery
6 33 (28.45%) XML
6 33 (28.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 30 (25.86%) WinForms
8 27 (23.28%) Web Services
8 27 (23.28%) WCF
9 24 (20.69%) RESTful
9 24 (20.69%) ASP.NET Web API
10 18 (15.52%) CSS3
11 17 (14.66%) HTML5
12 16 (13.79%) JSON
13 13 (11.21%) .NET Framework
14 10 (8.62%) Ajax
15 8 (6.90%) Velocity
16 3 (2.59%) WPF
16 3 (2.59%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.72%) iSeries
2 2 (1.72%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (0.86%) N-Tier
3 1 (0.86%) AS400
3 1 (0.86%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 26 (22.41%) Windows
2 9 (7.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (7.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (43.97%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (36.21%) MVC
3 31 (26.72%) TDD
4 27 (23.28%) Web Application Development
5 25 (21.55%) BDD
6 24 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (16.38%) Mentoring
8 17 (14.66%) UML
9 16 (13.79%) Validation
9 16 (13.79%) Business Analysis
9 16 (13.79%) Coaching
9 16 (13.79%) Data Validation
10 9 (7.76%) Software Engineering
10 9 (7.76%) OO
11 4 (3.45%) OOP
11 4 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (2.59%) Scrum
13 2 (1.72%) Kanban
13 2 (1.72%) Project Planning
13 2 (1.72%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 107 (92.24%) C#
2 56 (48.28%) SQL
3 40 (34.48%) VB
4 35 (30.17%) JavaScript
5 24 (20.69%) Ruby
6 20 (17.24%) T-SQL
7 9 (7.76%) C++
8 2 (1.72%) PHP
8 2 (1.72%) RPG
8 2 (1.72%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.86%) VB6
9 1 (0.86%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (13.79%) Degree
2 2 (1.72%) MCAD
2 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (1.72%) Firmware
Vendors
1 25 (21.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.72%) Oracle
2 2 (1.72%) IBM
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