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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 16 29 25
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 85 31 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 21.68% 7.73% 11.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.69% 14.16% 20.54%
Number of salaries quoted 22 22 38
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.40%
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
260 219 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 66.33% 54.61% 53.62%
Number of salaries quoted 182 195 162
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £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 23 September 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 164 (100.00%) .NET
2 154 (93.90%) ASP.NET
3 120 (73.17%) C#
4 116 (70.73%) SQL Server
5 105 (64.02%) JavaScript
6 104 (63.41%) CSS
7 103 (62.80%) HTML
8 97 (59.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 95 (57.93%) TDD
10 94 (57.32%) Agile Software Development
11 93 (56.71%) MVC
11 93 (56.71%) ASP.NET MVC
12 92 (56.10%) Ruby
12 92 (56.10%) Git (software)
12 92 (56.10%) BDD
13 91 (55.49%) IIS
14 90 (54.88%) MSMQ
14 90 (54.88%) E-Commerce
14 90 (54.88%) Pair Programming
14 90 (54.88%) NUnit
14 90 (54.88%) Endeca
14 90 (54.88%) NHibernate
14 90 (54.88%) .NET Framework
14 90 (54.88%) JIRA
14 90 (54.88%) ReSharper
14 90 (54.88%) Refactoring
14 90 (54.88%) WATIR
14 90 (54.88%) jQuery
14 90 (54.88%) Continuous Integration
14 90 (54.88%) Spring.NET

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 91 (55.49%) IIS
2 90 (54.88%) Confluence
3 2 (1.22%) Node.js
4 1 (0.61%) FileNet
Applications
1 56 (34.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.76%) Internet
2 1 (0.61%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (70.73%) SQL Server
2 90 (54.88%) RavenDB
3 22 (13.41%) RDBMS
3 22 (13.41%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.22%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.22%) Big Data
4 2 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 92 (56.10%) Git (software)
2 90 (54.88%) TeamCity
2 90 (54.88%) NUnit
2 90 (54.88%) JIRA
2 90 (54.88%) ReSharper
2 90 (54.88%) WATIR
2 90 (54.88%) Rhino Mocks
2 90 (54.88%) Moq
2 90 (54.88%) Cucumber
2 90 (54.88%) NCrunch
3 22 (13.41%) Selenium
3 22 (13.41%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 80 (48.78%) Retail
2 68 (41.46%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 137 (83.54%) Developer
2 118 (71.95%) .NET Developer
3 56 (34.15%) VB.NET Developer
4 28 (17.07%) Software Developer
5 23 (14.02%) C# Developer
6 22 (13.41%) QA Engineer
7 20 (12.20%) Junior .NET Developer
7 20 (12.20%) Agile .NET Developer
7 20 (12.20%) Junior Developer
7 20 (12.20%) Junior
8 15 (9.15%) .NET Software Developer
9 12 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (6.10%) Lead Developer
10 10 (6.10%) Quality Engineer
10 10 (6.10%) Lead .NET Developer
11 9 (5.49%) C# Software Developer
12 8 (4.88%) Senior .NET Developer
12 8 (4.88%) Senior Developer
13 6 (3.66%) Senior C# Developer
14 5 (3.05%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (100.00%) .NET
2 154 (93.90%) ASP.NET
3 104 (63.41%) CSS
4 103 (62.80%) HTML
5 97 (59.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 93 (56.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 90 (54.88%) StructureMap
7 90 (54.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 90 (54.88%) MSMQ
7 90 (54.88%) NHibernate
7 90 (54.88%) .NET Framework
7 90 (54.88%) jQuery
7 90 (54.88%) Spring.NET
7 90 (54.88%) Dapper ORM
8 24 (14.63%) Castle Windsor
9 22 (13.41%) Gherkin
10 3 (1.83%) COM
11 2 (1.22%) RESTful
11 2 (1.22%) WCF
11 2 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.63%) Open Source
2 12 (7.32%) Blog
3 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.22%) Linux
2 1 (0.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (57.93%) TDD
2 94 (57.32%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (56.71%) MVC
4 92 (56.10%) BDD
5 90 (54.88%) Continuous Integration
5 90 (54.88%) E-Commerce
5 90 (54.88%) Pair Programming
5 90 (54.88%) Refactoring
6 88 (53.66%) ERP
6 88 (53.66%) Business Intelligence
7 68 (41.46%) OOD
7 68 (41.46%) OO
8 66 (40.24%) Continuous Improvement
9 46 (28.05%) Migration
10 37 (22.56%) CRM
11 27 (16.46%) Software Engineering
12 23 (14.02%) Scrum
12 23 (14.02%) Test Scripting
12 23 (14.02%) Mentoring
13 22 (13.41%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 120 (73.17%) C#
2 105 (64.02%) JavaScript
3 92 (56.10%) Ruby
4 62 (37.80%) SQL
5 5 (3.05%) VB
6 2 (1.22%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (6.10%) Degree
2 1 (0.61%) ISEB
2 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (14.63%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) DICOM
Vendors
1 90 (54.88%) Endeca
1 90 (54.88%) RedPrairie
2 72 (43.90%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.49%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.61%) Kofax
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle
4 1 (0.61%) IBM
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