The first table below looks at the demand for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 26 37 37
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 5 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 2.67% 2.78% 1.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.42% 4.47% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 2
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £35,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £33,100
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Programming Languages Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
113 179 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 60.43% 62.15% 52.70%
Number of salaries quoted 82 111 70
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB.NET
UK

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

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

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

VB.NET
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +11 5 £32,500 -7.14%
VB.NET
UK

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) Refactoring
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (16.67%) Spotfire
5 1 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
5 1 (16.67%) Android
5 1 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (16.67%) Pentaho
5 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (16.67%) R
5 1 (16.67%) Tableau
5 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
5 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
5 1 (16.67%) Big Data
5 1 (16.67%) Talend
5 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) SAS
1 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Spotfire
2 1 (16.67%) Pentaho
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Data Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) OO
1 2 (33.33%) Refactoring
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Android Development
2 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) R
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) VBA
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Tableau
1 1 (16.67%) Talend
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Cognos
1 1 (16.67%) Informatica