The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 63 43 61
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +18
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 9 42 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.28% 5.12% 2.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.33% 7.66% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 26
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,590 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -
VB.NET
Oxfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
386 548 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 55.06% 66.83% 55.23%
Number of salaries quoted 336 481 508
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Oxford

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (86.96%) SQL
3 19 (82.61%) C#
4 17 (73.91%) ASP.NET
5 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
6 13 (56.52%) .NET Framework
7 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (47.83%) MVC
9 10 (43.48%) jQuery
10 9 (39.13%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (39.13%) Degree
11 8 (34.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 8 (34.78%) OO
11 8 (34.78%) T-SQL
12 7 (30.43%) MySQL
12 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (26.09%) Java
14 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
14 5 (21.74%) PHP
14 5 (21.74%) C++
14 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
14 5 (21.74%) OOP
14 5 (21.74%) Mobile App
14 5 (21.74%) Mobile Application Development
14 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
14 5 (21.74%) Drupal
15 4 (17.39%) Life Science
15 4 (17.39%) Umbraco
15 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 4 (17.39%) Ajax

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 5 (21.74%) Drupal
2 4 (17.39%) Umbraco
2 4 (17.39%) Sitefinity
2 4 (17.39%) CMS
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
2 7 (30.43%) MySQL
3 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (13.04%) QlikView
6 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) .NET Developer
3 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (34.78%) Software Developer
5 5 (21.74%) SQL Developer
5 5 (21.74%) C# Developer
5 5 (21.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (21.74%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (17.39%) .NET Web Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Web Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Lead Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Agile .NET Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Agile C# Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Developer
8 1 (4.35%) MySQL DBA
8 1 (4.35%) DBA
8 1 (4.35%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (73.91%) ASP.NET
3 13 (56.52%) .NET Framework
4 10 (43.48%) jQuery
5 8 (34.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (17.39%) HTML5
7 4 (17.39%) CSS
7 4 (17.39%) CSS3
7 4 (17.39%) HTML
7 4 (17.39%) Ajax
7 4 (17.39%) Kendo UI
7 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
9 1 (4.35%) SOAP
9 1 (4.35%) Web Services
9 1 (4.35%) XML
9 1 (4.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Mobile App
2 4 (17.39%) User Experience
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Life Science
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) MVC
3 8 (34.78%) OO
4 5 (21.74%) OOP
4 5 (21.74%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (17.39%) Rapid Prototyping
5 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
6 3 (13.04%) Scrum
7 2 (8.70%) TDD
7 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Time Management
8 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) SQL
2 19 (82.61%) C#
3 8 (34.78%) T-SQL
4 6 (26.09%) Java
5 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
5 5 (21.74%) PHP
5 5 (21.74%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) MCSD
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) MCPD
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
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