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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 19 21 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 61 28 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 15.21% 9.18% 16.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.02% 18.30% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 38 25 56
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
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
265 153 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 66.08% 50.16% 69.58%
Number of salaries quoted 240 147 233
Average salary £42,500 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.86% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £51,000
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 24 December 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 146 (100.00%) .NET
2 143 (97.95%) ASP.NET
3 127 (86.99%) C#
4 105 (71.92%) SQL Server
5 98 (67.12%) JavaScript
6 96 (65.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 95 (65.07%) Agile Software Development
8 94 (64.38%) HTML
8 94 (64.38%) CSS
9 90 (61.64%) .NET Framework
10 89 (60.96%) jQuery
11 88 (60.27%) IIS
11 88 (60.27%) MVC
11 88 (60.27%) ASP.NET MVC
12 87 (59.59%) MSMQ
12 87 (59.59%) E-Commerce
12 87 (59.59%) TDD
12 87 (59.59%) Pair Programming
12 87 (59.59%) NUnit
12 87 (59.59%) Ruby
12 87 (59.59%) Endeca
12 87 (59.59%) NHibernate
12 87 (59.59%) JIRA
12 87 (59.59%) ReSharper
12 87 (59.59%) Refactoring
12 87 (59.59%) WATIR
12 87 (59.59%) Continuous Integration
12 87 (59.59%) Spring.NET
12 87 (59.59%) TeamCity
12 87 (59.59%) Git (software)

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 88 (60.27%) IIS
2 87 (59.59%) Confluence
Applications
1 73 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (7.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (15.07%) Internet
2 1 (0.68%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (71.92%) SQL Server
2 87 (59.59%) RavenDB
3 19 (13.01%) RDBMS
3 19 (13.01%) Relational Database
4 13 (8.90%) Big Data
5 5 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 87 (59.59%) NUnit
1 87 (59.59%) JIRA
1 87 (59.59%) ReSharper
1 87 (59.59%) WATIR
1 87 (59.59%) TeamCity
1 87 (59.59%) Git (software)
1 87 (59.59%) Rhino Mocks
1 87 (59.59%) Moq
1 87 (59.59%) Cucumber
1 87 (59.59%) NCrunch
2 19 (13.01%) WebDriver
2 19 (13.01%) Selenium
3 7 (4.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (4.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 77 (52.74%) Retail
2 68 (46.58%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 115 (78.77%) Developer
2 72 (49.32%) .NET Developer
3 48 (32.88%) Software Developer
4 30 (20.55%) C# Developer
5 27 (18.49%) VB.NET Developer
6 23 (15.75%) Junior
6 23 (15.75%) Junior Developer
6 23 (15.75%) C# .NET Developer
7 19 (13.01%) QA Engineer
7 19 (13.01%) Junior .NET Developer
8 17 (11.64%) .NET Software Developer
9 14 (9.59%) C# Software Developer
10 13 (8.90%) Senior Software Developer
10 13 (8.90%) Senior Developer
11 10 (6.85%) Quality Engineer
11 10 (6.85%) Team Leader
11 10 (6.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (6.85%) Agile .NET Developer
12 8 (5.48%) ASP.NET Developer
13 6 (4.11%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (100.00%) .NET
2 143 (97.95%) ASP.NET
3 96 (65.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 94 (64.38%) CSS
4 94 (64.38%) HTML
5 90 (61.64%) .NET Framework
6 89 (60.96%) jQuery
7 88 (60.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 87 (59.59%) StructureMap
8 87 (59.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 87 (59.59%) Spring.NET
8 87 (59.59%) MSMQ
8 87 (59.59%) NHibernate
8 87 (59.59%) Dapper ORM
9 32 (21.92%) Castle Windsor
10 19 (13.01%) Gherkin
11 13 (8.90%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 7 (4.79%) XML
13 6 (4.11%) SOAP
13 6 (4.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 32 (21.92%) Open Source
2 9 (6.16%) Blog
3 6 (4.11%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.90%) Linux
2 8 (5.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (65.07%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (60.27%) MVC
3 87 (59.59%) E-Commerce
3 87 (59.59%) TDD
3 87 (59.59%) Pair Programming
3 87 (59.59%) Refactoring
3 87 (59.59%) Continuous Integration
3 87 (59.59%) BDD
4 77 (52.74%) Business Intelligence
5 74 (50.68%) ERP
6 68 (46.58%) OOD
6 68 (46.58%) OO
7 55 (37.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 52 (35.62%) Software Engineering
9 41 (28.08%) Migration
10 35 (23.97%) CRM
10 35 (23.97%) Kalman Filter
11 26 (17.81%) Mentoring
12 20 (13.70%) Test Scripting
12 20 (13.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 127 (86.99%) C#
2 98 (67.12%) JavaScript
3 87 (59.59%) Ruby
4 47 (32.19%) SQL
5 7 (4.79%) T-SQL
6 6 (4.11%) VB
6 6 (4.11%) Apex Code
6 6 (4.11%) PHP
7 2 (1.37%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 14 (9.59%) Degree
2 1 (0.68%) ISEB
2 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (21.92%) QA
Vendors
1 87 (59.59%) Endeca
1 87 (59.59%) RedPrairie
2 74 (50.68%) Microsoft
3 17 (11.64%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (3.42%) Sage
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Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Health Care
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