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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 19 23 30
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 69 33 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 19.60% 9.22% 8.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.24% 16.67% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 21 21 27
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
236 198 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 67.05% 55.31% 58.01%
Number of salaries quoted 175 177 165
Average salary £40,000 £38,536 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.79% +5.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 21 October 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 160 (100.00%) .NET
2 155 (96.88%) ASP.NET
3 126 (78.75%) C#
4 121 (75.63%) SQL Server
5 113 (70.63%) JavaScript
6 112 (70.00%) HTML
7 111 (69.38%) CSS
8 107 (66.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 105 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
10 102 (63.75%) TDD
11 100 (62.50%) MVC
11 100 (62.50%) IIS
11 100 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 100 (62.50%) .NET Framework
11 100 (62.50%) jQuery
12 99 (61.88%) Continuous Integration
12 99 (61.88%) Spring.NET
12 99 (61.88%) TeamCity
12 99 (61.88%) Git (software)
12 99 (61.88%) Refactoring
12 99 (61.88%) WATIR
12 99 (61.88%) Endeca
12 99 (61.88%) NHibernate
12 99 (61.88%) JIRA
12 99 (61.88%) ReSharper
12 99 (61.88%) Confluence
12 99 (61.88%) Rhino Mocks
12 99 (61.88%) Moq
12 99 (61.88%) RedPrairie
12 99 (61.88%) Cucumber

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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
1 100 (62.50%) IIS
2 99 (61.88%) Confluence
3 1 (0.63%) FileNet
Applications
1 69 (43.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (0.63%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (75.63%) SQL Server
2 99 (61.88%) RavenDB
3 22 (13.75%) RDBMS
3 22 (13.75%) Relational Database
4 8 (5.00%) Big Data
5 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 99 (61.88%) TeamCity
1 99 (61.88%) Git (software)
1 99 (61.88%) WATIR
1 99 (61.88%) JIRA
1 99 (61.88%) ReSharper
1 99 (61.88%) Rhino Mocks
1 99 (61.88%) Moq
1 99 (61.88%) Cucumber
1 99 (61.88%) NCrunch
1 99 (61.88%) NUnit
2 22 (13.75%) WebDriver
2 22 (13.75%) Selenium
3 2 (1.25%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 89 (55.63%) Retail
2 77 (48.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 134 (83.75%) Developer
2 110 (68.75%) .NET Developer
3 46 (28.75%) VB.NET Developer
4 41 (25.63%) Software Developer
5 29 (18.13%) C# Developer
6 22 (13.75%) Junior Developer
6 22 (13.75%) QA Engineer
6 22 (13.75%) Junior .NET Developer
6 22 (13.75%) Junior
7 21 (13.13%) .NET Software Developer
8 19 (11.88%) C# .NET Developer
9 17 (10.63%) Agile .NET Developer
10 16 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
11 14 (8.75%) Senior Developer
12 11 (6.88%) Senior .NET Developer
13 10 (6.25%) Quality Engineer
14 9 (5.63%) Senior C# Developer
15 8 (5.00%) Lead Developer
15 8 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
16 7 (4.38%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (100.00%) .NET
2 155 (96.88%) ASP.NET
3 112 (70.00%) HTML
4 111 (69.38%) CSS
5 107 (66.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 100 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 100 (62.50%) .NET Framework
6 100 (62.50%) jQuery
7 99 (61.88%) Spring.NET
7 99 (61.88%) NHibernate
7 99 (61.88%) StructureMap
7 99 (61.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 99 (61.88%) Dapper ORM
7 99 (61.88%) MSMQ
8 30 (18.75%) Castle Windsor
9 22 (13.75%) Gherkin
10 8 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 3 (1.88%) COM
12 2 (1.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (18.75%) Open Source
2 12 (7.50%) Blog
3 1 (0.63%) Social Media
3 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.00%) Linux
2 3 (1.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (63.75%) TDD
3 100 (62.50%) MVC
4 99 (61.88%) Continuous Integration
4 99 (61.88%) Refactoring
4 99 (61.88%) BDD
4 99 (61.88%) E-Commerce
4 99 (61.88%) Pair Programming
5 91 (56.88%) ERP
5 91 (56.88%) Business Intelligence
6 77 (48.13%) OO
6 77 (48.13%) OOD
7 69 (43.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 49 (30.63%) Migration
9 36 (22.50%) Software Engineering
10 32 (20.00%) CRM
11 29 (18.13%) Mentoring
12 27 (16.88%) Kalman Filter
13 23 (14.38%) Test Scripting
13 23 (14.38%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 126 (78.75%) C#
2 113 (70.63%) JavaScript
3 99 (61.88%) Ruby
4 50 (31.25%) SQL
5 1 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (18.75%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) DICOM
Vendors
1 99 (61.88%) Endeca
1 99 (61.88%) RedPrairie
2 81 (50.63%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.63%) Kofax
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle
4 1 (0.63%) Sage
4 1 (0.63%) IBM
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