The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 19 17 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 47 29 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 13.82% 9.67% 17.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.09% 19.86% 23.67%
Number of salaries quoted 40 29 40
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
VB.NET
Hampshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
234 146 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 68.82% 48.67% 72.53%
Number of salaries quoted 225 141 159
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,350 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 4 March 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

1 113 (100.00%) .NET
2 111 (98.23%) ASP.NET
3 97 (85.84%) C#
4 58 (51.33%) SQL
4 58 (51.33%) SQL Server
5 55 (48.67%) MS Excel
6 52 (46.02%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (44.25%) Microsoft
8 45 (39.82%) CRM
9 44 (38.94%) JavaScript
9 44 (38.94%) Software Engineering
10 43 (38.05%) HTML
10 43 (38.05%) CSS
10 43 (38.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 42 (37.17%) MVC
11 42 (37.17%) .NET Framework
11 42 (37.17%) ASP.NET MVC
12 41 (36.28%) jQuery
12 41 (36.28%) TDD
13 40 (35.40%) Retail
14 39 (34.51%) Ruby
14 39 (34.51%) Endeca
14 39 (34.51%) Pair Programming
14 39 (34.51%) NUnit
14 39 (34.51%) NHibernate
14 39 (34.51%) JIRA
14 39 (34.51%) ReSharper
14 39 (34.51%) Refactoring
14 39 (34.51%) WATIR
14 39 (34.51%) Continuous Integration

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 39 (34.51%) Confluence
1 39 (34.51%) IIS
2 2 (1.77%) LiveCycle
3 1 (0.88%) Drupal
Applications
1 55 (48.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.77%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (15.04%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (51.33%) SQL Server
2 39 (34.51%) RavenDB
3 13 (11.50%) Big Data
4 11 (9.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.77%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.77%) MS Access
5 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 39 (34.51%) NUnit
1 39 (34.51%) JIRA
1 39 (34.51%) ReSharper
1 39 (34.51%) WATIR
1 39 (34.51%) TeamCity
1 39 (34.51%) Git (software)
1 39 (34.51%) Cucumber
1 39 (34.51%) Rhino Mocks
1 39 (34.51%) Moq
1 39 (34.51%) NCrunch
2 13 (11.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (9.73%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.77%) Oracle APEX
General
1 40 (35.40%) Retail
2 39 (34.51%) Back Office
3 2 (1.77%) Military
4 1 (0.88%) Finance
4 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 96 (84.96%) Developer
2 53 (46.90%) .NET Developer
3 41 (36.28%) Software Developer
4 33 (29.20%) C# Developer
5 30 (26.55%) VB.NET Developer
6 29 (25.66%) C# .NET Developer
7 18 (15.93%) C# Software Developer
8 17 (15.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 16 (14.16%) Team Leader
10 15 (13.27%) ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (12.39%) Senior Developer
11 14 (12.39%) .NET Software Developer
12 13 (11.50%) Junior
12 13 (11.50%) Junior Developer
12 13 (11.50%) Senior Software Developer
13 12 (10.62%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
14 9 (7.96%) Junior .NET Developer
15 7 (6.19%) .NET Team Leader
16 6 (5.31%) Senior .NET Developer
17 5 (4.42%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (100.00%) .NET
2 111 (98.23%) ASP.NET
3 43 (38.05%) HTML
3 43 (38.05%) CSS
3 43 (38.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 42 (37.17%) .NET Framework
4 42 (37.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 41 (36.28%) jQuery
6 39 (34.51%) NHibernate
6 39 (34.51%) Spring.NET
6 39 (34.51%) StructureMap
6 39 (34.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 39 (34.51%) MSMQ
6 39 (34.51%) Dapper ORM
7 15 (13.27%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 13 (11.50%) Castle Windsor
9 12 (10.62%) REST
9 12 (10.62%) SOAP
9 12 (10.62%) XML
10 1 (0.88%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.27%) Open Source
2 14 (12.39%) Data Extraction
3 1 (0.88%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.50%) Linux
2 11 (9.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (46.02%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (39.82%) CRM
3 44 (38.94%) Software Engineering
4 42 (37.17%) MVC
5 41 (36.28%) TDD
6 39 (34.51%) Pair Programming
6 39 (34.51%) Refactoring
6 39 (34.51%) Continuous Integration
6 39 (34.51%) BDD
6 39 (34.51%) E-Commerce
6 39 (34.51%) OOD
6 39 (34.51%) OO
7 31 (27.43%) Business Intelligence
8 26 (23.01%) ERP
8 26 (23.01%) Kalman Filter
8 26 (23.01%) Continuous Improvement
9 22 (19.47%) Migration
10 13 (11.50%) Mentoring
10 13 (11.50%) Dependency Injection
11 4 (3.54%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 97 (85.84%) C#
2 58 (51.33%) SQL
3 44 (38.94%) JavaScript
4 39 (34.51%) Ruby
5 17 (15.04%) T-SQL
6 13 (11.50%) PHP
7 12 (10.62%) Apex Code
8 9 (7.96%) VB
9 2 (1.77%) VBA
9 2 (1.77%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.77%) Java
9 2 (1.77%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 12 (10.62%) Degree
2 2 (1.77%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.50%) QA
Vendors
1 50 (44.25%) Microsoft
2 39 (34.51%) Endeca
2 39 (34.51%) RedPrairie
3 22 (19.47%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (7.96%) Sage
5 3 (2.65%) Oracle
6 2 (1.77%) Adobe
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