The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 112 97 46
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -51
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 139 156 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.45% 2.63% 4.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.41% 4.63% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 129 142 232
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £23,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
VB.NET
England

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

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3155 3368 3221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.70% 56.75% 60.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2724 2885 2891
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

VB.NET
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the South West region.

VB.NET Salary Trend in the South West

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in the South West

VB.NET
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +2 40 £35,000 - 6
Bristol -26 36 £33,750 +3.84% 9
Dorset +20 21 £32,000 -14.66% 3
Somerset +13 15 £37,500 +10.29% 5
Devon -18 13 £35,000 +15.70% 1
Wiltshire -14 10 £26,000 -21.80% 3
Cornwall - 3 £31,500 - 1
VB.NET
England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 316 (100.00%) .NET
2 256 (81.01%) C#
3 230 (72.78%) ASP.NET
4 189 (59.81%) SQL
5 180 (56.96%) SQL Server
6 144 (45.57%) HTML
7 126 (39.87%) JavaScript
8 122 (38.61%) CSS
9 108 (34.18%) MVC
10 92 (29.11%) Windows
11 80 (25.32%) jQuery
12 79 (25.00%) .NET Framework
13 75 (23.73%) Microsoft
14 66 (20.89%) Entity Framework
15 59 (18.67%) T-SQL
16 56 (17.72%) ASP.NET MVC
17 51 (16.14%) Web Services
18 49 (15.51%) XML
18 49 (15.51%) WCF
18 49 (15.51%) Agile Software Development
19 47 (14.87%) WinForms
20 43 (13.61%) OO
21 42 (13.29%) SQL Server 2008
22 41 (12.97%) Ajax
23 40 (12.66%) Software Engineering
24 39 (12.34%) Visual Studio
25 38 (12.03%) Oracle
25 38 (12.03%) WPF
25 38 (12.03%) Degree
26 37 (11.71%) MS Excel

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 11 (3.48%) SAS
2 10 (3.16%) CMS
2 10 (3.16%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.22%) Umbraco
4 4 (1.27%) DNN
5 3 (0.95%) Sitefinity
5 3 (0.95%) Kentico
6 1 (0.32%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.32%) Apache
6 1 (0.32%) IIS
Applications
1 37 (11.71%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.22%) MS Office
3 4 (1.27%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.63%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.63%) MS Project
4 2 (0.63%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.32%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.32%) SmartPlant
2 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.22%) Internet
2 2 (0.63%) HTTP
2 2 (0.63%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (56.96%) SQL Server
2 42 (13.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (8.86%) Relational Database
4 24 (7.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (6.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (6.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 13 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (3.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (2.85%) RDBMS
10 7 (2.22%) Oracle Database
10 7 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.27%) BusinessObjects XI
11 4 (1.27%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 4 (1.27%) NoSQL
12 3 (0.95%) MongoDB
12 3 (0.95%) OLTP
12 3 (0.95%) OLAP
13 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 39 (12.34%) Visual Studio
2 34 (10.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (2.53%) Toad
4 6 (1.90%) Subversion
5 4 (1.27%) JIRA
6 3 (0.95%) AccuRev
7 2 (0.63%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.32%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.32%) Moq
8 1 (0.32%) Selenium
8 1 (0.32%) NUnit
General
1 34 (10.76%) Advertising
2 32 (10.13%) Finance
3 18 (5.70%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.16%) Banking
5 6 (1.90%) Legal
6 3 (0.95%) Electronics
6 3 (0.95%) Law
6 3 (0.95%) Marketing
6 3 (0.95%) Retail
7 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.32%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 283 (89.56%) Developer
2 172 (54.43%) .NET Developer
3 49 (15.51%) VB.NET Developer
4 46 (14.56%) C# Developer
4 46 (14.56%) Software Developer
4 46 (14.56%) Senior Developer
5 38 (12.03%) C# .NET Developer
6 32 (10.13%) Senior .NET Developer
7 25 (7.91%) Web Developer
8 20 (6.33%) ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (4.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (4.43%) Software Engineer
11 13 (4.11%) .NET Software Developer
11 13 (4.11%) Senior C# Developer
12 12 (3.80%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 11 (3.48%) Analyst
14 10 (3.16%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
15 9 (2.85%) Front-End Developer
16 7 (2.22%) Programmer
16 7 (2.22%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 316 (100.00%) .NET
2 230 (72.78%) ASP.NET
3 144 (45.57%) HTML
4 122 (38.61%) CSS
5 80 (25.32%) jQuery
6 79 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 66 (20.89%) Entity Framework
8 56 (17.72%) ASP.NET MVC
9 51 (16.14%) Web Services
10 49 (15.51%) XML
10 49 (15.51%) WCF
11 47 (14.87%) WinForms
12 41 (12.97%) Ajax
13 38 (12.03%) WPF
14 29 (9.18%) LINQ
15 28 (8.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 22 (6.96%) Classic ASP
17 19 (6.01%) HTML5
18 16 (5.06%) Razor View Engine
19 15 (4.75%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.01%) Mobile App
2 15 (4.75%) Computer Science
3 14 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (4.11%) Web 2.0
5 11 (3.48%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.27%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.27%) NHS
7 3 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.95%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.63%) Economics
8 2 (0.63%) Replication
8 2 (0.63%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.63%) Statistics
8 2 (0.63%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.63%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.63%) iPhone
9 1 (0.32%) Social Media
9 1 (0.32%) User Experience
9 1 (0.32%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 92 (29.11%) Windows
2 12 (3.80%) Android
3 9 (2.85%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.58%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (1.27%) UNIX
6 2 (0.63%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (34.18%) MVC
2 49 (15.51%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (13.61%) OO
4 40 (12.66%) Software Engineering
5 29 (9.18%) SDLC
6 22 (6.96%) Web Development
7 20 (6.33%) Scrum
8 18 (5.70%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (4.11%) OOP
9 13 (4.11%) Unit Testing
10 9 (2.85%) Mentoring
10 9 (2.85%) TDD
10 9 (2.85%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (2.53%) Workflow
11 8 (2.53%) Service Delivery
11 8 (2.53%) Web Application Development
12 7 (2.22%) Business Analysis
13 6 (1.90%) Project Planning
13 6 (1.90%) OOD
13 6 (1.90%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 256 (81.01%) C#
2 189 (59.81%) SQL
3 126 (39.87%) JavaScript
4 59 (18.67%) T-SQL
5 30 (9.49%) VB
6 19 (6.01%) PL/SQL
7 15 (4.75%) Java
8 13 (4.11%) VBScript
9 11 (3.48%) VB6
10 10 (3.16%) C++
11 9 (2.85%) PHP
12 5 (1.58%) C
13 4 (1.27%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.63%) Embedded C
14 2 (0.63%) XAML
15 1 (0.32%) Python
15 1 (0.32%) VBA
15 1 (0.32%) Delphi
15 1 (0.32%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.32%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 38 (12.03%) Degree
2 10 (3.16%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.85%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.22%) MCP
5 6 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.32%) ISEB
6 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.32%) HND
6 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.32%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.27%) SLA
2 3 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (0.95%) Basel II
2 3 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.58%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.95%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 75 (23.73%) Microsoft
2 38 (12.03%) Oracle
3 19 (6.01%) Xamarin
4 14 (4.43%) Business Objects
5 5 (1.58%) Metastorm
6 4 (1.27%) Teradata
7 3 (0.95%) VMware
8 2 (0.63%) Progress
8 2 (0.63%) Adobe
8 2 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.63%) Apple
8 2 (0.63%) Facebook
9 1 (0.32%) Tableau
9 1 (0.32%) Citrix
9 1 (0.32%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.32%) Cognos
9 1 (0.32%) SAP
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