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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 14 33 16
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -17
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 91 29 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 21.21% 6.59% 16.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.93% 11.89% 29.67%
Number of salaries quoted 31 21 54
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £44,250
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
285 244 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 66.43% 55.45% 57.23%
Number of salaries quoted 207 214 170
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 21 August 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 154 (100.00%) .NET
2 140 (90.91%) ASP.NET
3 106 (68.83%) C#
4 105 (68.18%) SQL Server
5 89 (57.79%) JavaScript
6 88 (57.14%) CSS
7 86 (55.84%) HTML
8 83 (53.90%) TDD
9 81 (52.60%) MVC
9 81 (52.60%) ASP.NET MVC
10 80 (51.95%) Ruby
10 80 (51.95%) Git (software)
10 80 (51.95%) BDD
11 79 (51.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 76 (49.35%) IIS
12 76 (49.35%) Agile Software Development
13 75 (48.70%) MSMQ
13 75 (48.70%) E-Commerce
13 75 (48.70%) ERP
13 75 (48.70%) Business Intelligence
13 75 (48.70%) Pair Programming
13 75 (48.70%) NUnit
13 75 (48.70%) Endeca
13 75 (48.70%) NHibernate
13 75 (48.70%) .NET Framework
13 75 (48.70%) JIRA
13 75 (48.70%) ReSharper
13 75 (48.70%) Refactoring
13 75 (48.70%) WATIR
13 75 (48.70%) jQuery

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 76 (49.35%) IIS
2 75 (48.70%) Confluence
3 5 (3.25%) Node.js
4 1 (0.65%) FileNet
Applications
1 41 (26.62%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.04%) Internet
2 1 (0.65%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (68.18%) SQL Server
2 75 (48.70%) RavenDB
3 22 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 22 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.25%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 80 (51.95%) Git (software)
2 75 (48.70%) TeamCity
2 75 (48.70%) NUnit
2 75 (48.70%) JIRA
2 75 (48.70%) ReSharper
2 75 (48.70%) WATIR
2 75 (48.70%) Rhino Mocks
2 75 (48.70%) Moq
2 75 (48.70%) Cucumber
2 75 (48.70%) NCrunch
3 22 (14.29%) Selenium
3 22 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 65 (42.21%) Retail
2 53 (34.42%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 123 (79.87%) Developer
2 105 (68.18%) .NET Developer
3 55 (35.71%) VB.NET Developer
4 23 (14.94%) Software Developer
5 22 (14.29%) QA Engineer
6 17 (11.04%) C# Developer
7 15 (9.74%) Junior
7 15 (9.74%) Junior .NET Developer
7 15 (9.74%) Junior Developer
7 15 (9.74%) Agile .NET Developer
8 12 (7.79%) Lead .NET Developer
8 12 (7.79%) Lead Developer
9 10 (6.49%) Quality Engineer
9 10 (6.49%) .NET Software Developer
10 9 (5.84%) .NET Team Leader
10 9 (5.84%) Team Leader
11 7 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
12 6 (3.90%) Senior .NET Developer
12 6 (3.90%) Senior Developer
13 5 (3.25%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (100.00%) .NET
2 140 (90.91%) ASP.NET
3 88 (57.14%) CSS
4 86 (55.84%) HTML
5 81 (52.60%) ASP.NET MVC
6 79 (51.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 75 (48.70%) Dapper ORM
7 75 (48.70%) StructureMap
7 75 (48.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 75 (48.70%) MSMQ
7 75 (48.70%) NHibernate
7 75 (48.70%) .NET Framework
7 75 (48.70%) jQuery
7 75 (48.70%) Spring.NET
8 22 (14.29%) Castle Windsor
8 22 (14.29%) Gherkin
9 5 (3.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 5 (3.25%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (3.25%) RESTful
9 5 (3.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.29%) Open Source
2 12 (7.79%) Blog
3 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.65%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (53.90%) TDD
2 81 (52.60%) MVC
3 80 (51.95%) BDD
4 76 (49.35%) Agile Software Development
5 75 (48.70%) Continuous Integration
5 75 (48.70%) Business Intelligence
5 75 (48.70%) E-Commerce
5 75 (48.70%) ERP
5 75 (48.70%) Pair Programming
5 75 (48.70%) Refactoring
6 53 (34.42%) OOD
6 53 (34.42%) OO
6 53 (34.42%) Continuous Improvement
7 38 (24.68%) Migration
8 37 (24.03%) CRM
9 23 (14.94%) Scrum
9 23 (14.94%) Test Scripting
10 22 (14.29%) Test Strategy
11 15 (9.74%) Unit Testing
12 12 (7.79%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 106 (68.83%) C#
2 89 (57.79%) JavaScript
3 80 (51.95%) Ruby
4 64 (41.56%) SQL
5 9 (5.84%) VB
6 3 (1.95%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (5.84%) Degree
2 1 (0.65%) ISEB
2 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) DICOM
Vendors
1 75 (48.70%) Endeca
1 75 (48.70%) RedPrairie
2 57 (37.01%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.65%) Kofax
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle
4 1 (0.65%) IBM
Portsmouth
Noir Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago