The first table below looks at the demand for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Portsmouth region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 12 39 9
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -30
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 91 21 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 19.61% 5.01% 23.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.43% 9.13% 38.29%
Number of salaries quoted 38 21 67
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Programming Languages Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
299 230 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 64.44% 54.89% 62.06%
Number of salaries quoted 237 207 173
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,300 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB.NET
Hampshire

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Portsmouth

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

1 138 (100.00%) .NET
2 121 (87.68%) ASP.NET
3 90 (65.22%) SQL Server
4 87 (63.04%) C#
5 70 (50.72%) JavaScript
6 69 (50.00%) CSS
7 67 (48.55%) HTML
8 66 (47.83%) TDD
9 65 (47.10%) SQL
10 64 (46.38%) MVC
10 64 (46.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 63 (45.65%) BDD
11 63 (45.65%) Git (software)
11 63 (45.65%) Ruby
12 60 (43.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 59 (42.75%) Agile Software Development
13 59 (42.75%) IIS
14 58 (42.03%) MSMQ
14 58 (42.03%) E-Commerce
14 58 (42.03%) ERP
14 58 (42.03%) Business Intelligence
14 58 (42.03%) Pair Programming
14 58 (42.03%) NUnit
14 58 (42.03%) Dapper ORM
14 58 (42.03%) NCrunch
14 58 (42.03%) Confluence
14 58 (42.03%) StructureMap
14 58 (42.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 58 (42.03%) RavenDB
14 58 (42.03%) Continuous Integration

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 59 (42.75%) IIS
2 58 (42.03%) Confluence
3 5 (3.62%) Node.js
4 1 (0.72%) FileNet
Applications
1 34 (24.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.32%) Internet
2 1 (0.72%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (65.22%) SQL Server
2 58 (42.03%) RavenDB
3 18 (13.04%) RDBMS
3 18 (13.04%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.62%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.62%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 63 (45.65%) Git (software)
2 58 (42.03%) TeamCity
2 58 (42.03%) NUnit
2 58 (42.03%) JIRA
2 58 (42.03%) ReSharper
2 58 (42.03%) WATIR
2 58 (42.03%) Rhino Mocks
2 58 (42.03%) Moq
2 58 (42.03%) Cucumber
2 58 (42.03%) NCrunch
3 18 (13.04%) Selenium
3 18 (13.04%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 52 (37.68%) Retail
2 40 (28.99%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 109 (78.99%) Developer
2 99 (71.74%) .NET Developer
3 56 (40.58%) VB.NET Developer
4 18 (13.04%) QA Engineer
5 16 (11.59%) Lead Developer
5 16 (11.59%) Lead .NET Developer
6 15 (10.87%) Agile .NET Developer
6 15 (10.87%) C# Developer
7 13 (9.42%) Software Developer
8 12 (8.70%) Junior
8 12 (8.70%) Team Leader
8 12 (8.70%) Junior Developer
8 12 (8.70%) Junior .NET Developer
8 12 (8.70%) .NET Team Leader
9 7 (5.07%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (4.35%) .NET Software Developer
10 6 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (4.35%) Quality Engineer
10 6 (4.35%) Senior Developer
11 5 (3.62%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (100.00%) .NET
2 121 (87.68%) ASP.NET
3 69 (50.00%) CSS
4 67 (48.55%) HTML
5 64 (46.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 60 (43.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 58 (42.03%) Dapper ORM
7 58 (42.03%) StructureMap
7 58 (42.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 58 (42.03%) MSMQ
7 58 (42.03%) NHibernate
7 58 (42.03%) .NET Framework
7 58 (42.03%) jQuery
7 58 (42.03%) Spring.NET
8 18 (13.04%) Castle Windsor
8 18 (13.04%) Gherkin
9 5 (3.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 5 (3.62%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (3.62%) RESTful
9 5 (3.62%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.04%) Open Source
2 12 (8.70%) Blog
3 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (47.83%) TDD
2 64 (46.38%) MVC
3 63 (45.65%) BDD
4 59 (42.75%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (42.03%) Continuous Integration
5 58 (42.03%) Business Intelligence
5 58 (42.03%) E-Commerce
5 58 (42.03%) ERP
5 58 (42.03%) Pair Programming
5 58 (42.03%) Refactoring
6 40 (28.99%) OOD
6 40 (28.99%) OO
6 40 (28.99%) Continuous Improvement
7 37 (26.81%) CRM
8 28 (20.29%) Migration
9 19 (13.77%) Scrum
9 19 (13.77%) Test Scripting
10 18 (13.04%) Test Strategy
11 12 (8.70%) Unit Testing
11 12 (8.70%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 87 (63.04%) C#
2 70 (50.72%) JavaScript
3 65 (47.10%) SQL
4 63 (45.65%) Ruby
5 9 (6.52%) VB
6 3 (2.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (5.07%) Degree
2 1 (0.72%) ISEB
2 1 (0.72%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (13.04%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) DICOM
Vendors
1 58 (42.03%) Endeca
1 58 (42.03%) RedPrairie
2 44 (31.88%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.62%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.72%) Kofax
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle
4 1 (0.72%) IBM
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Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 23 days ago