The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 69 54 69
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +15
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 25 46 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.25% 4.06% 2.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.88% 7.10% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 20 44 26
Average salary £35,000 £31,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,850 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB.NET
Nottinghamshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
644 648 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 57.97% 57.24% 54.49%
Number of salaries quoted 530 563 503
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 Nottingham

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Nottingham

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (76.47%) C#
3 37 (72.55%) SQL Server
4 25 (49.02%) SQL
5 24 (47.06%) Windows
6 23 (45.10%) ASP.NET
7 17 (33.33%) WinForms
8 15 (29.41%) OO
9 14 (27.45%) Visual Studio
10 13 (25.49%) VB
11 12 (23.53%) T-SQL
12 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (17.65%) .NET Framework
13 9 (17.65%) VB6
13 9 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (17.65%) OOP
13 9 (17.65%) Finance
13 9 (17.65%) HTML
14 8 (15.69%) Crystal Reports
14 8 (15.69%) ActiveX
14 8 (15.69%) Regression Testing
14 8 (15.69%) .NET Compact Framework
14 8 (15.69%) MSBuild
14 8 (15.69%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (15.69%) TestComplete
14 8 (15.69%) Subversion
14 8 (15.69%) CruiseControl
15 7 (13.73%) CSS
15 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
16 6 (11.76%) Scrum

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 4 (7.84%) IIS
2 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.96%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Project
1 2 (3.92%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (72.55%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.69%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (27.45%) Visual Studio
2 8 (15.69%) CruiseControl
2 8 (15.69%) Subversion
2 8 (15.69%) TestComplete
2 8 (15.69%) MSBuild
3 5 (9.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 44 (86.27%) Developer
2 37 (72.55%) .NET Developer
3 26 (50.98%) VB.NET Developer
4 12 (23.53%) C# Developer
4 12 (23.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (19.61%) WinForms Developer
6 8 (15.69%) VB6 Developer
6 8 (15.69%) VB Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Software Developer
7 4 (7.84%) .NET Team Leader
7 4 (7.84%) Development Team Leader
7 4 (7.84%) Team Leader
7 4 (7.84%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Implementation Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Trainer
8 2 (3.92%) Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (45.10%) ASP.NET
3 17 (33.33%) WinForms
4 9 (17.65%) HTML
4 9 (17.65%) .NET Framework
5 8 (15.69%) ActiveX
5 8 (15.69%) .NET Compact Framework
6 7 (13.73%) CSS
7 6 (11.76%) Ajax
7 6 (11.76%) WCF
8 5 (9.80%) XML
9 4 (7.84%) WPF
9 4 (7.84%) jQuery
10 3 (5.88%) Web Services
11 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (1.96%) HTML5
11 1 (1.96%) CSS3
11 1 (1.96%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.92%) Social Media
4 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.96%) Physics
4 1 (1.96%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 24 (47.06%) Windows
2 2 (3.92%) Linux
2 2 (3.92%) UNIX
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) OO
2 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (17.65%) OOP
4 8 (15.69%) Regression Testing
4 8 (15.69%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (11.76%) MVC
5 6 (11.76%) Scrum
6 5 (9.80%) TDD
6 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
7 4 (7.84%) Logistics
7 4 (7.84%) OOD
7 4 (7.84%) Project Management
8 2 (3.92%) Change Management
8 2 (3.92%) SOA
8 2 (3.92%) ITIL
8 2 (3.92%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.92%) Asset Management
8 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.92%) Coaching
9 1 (1.96%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (76.47%) C#
2 25 (49.02%) SQL
3 13 (25.49%) VB
4 12 (23.53%) T-SQL
5 9 (17.65%) VB6
6 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
7 4 (7.84%) PowerShell
8 3 (5.88%) VBScript
9 2 (3.92%) VBA
9 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.92%) Perl
9 2 (3.92%) Java
10 1 (1.96%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.84%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) MCSD
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) vSphere
2 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) VMware
3 2 (3.92%) CA
4 1 (1.96%) Telerik