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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 107 96 50
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -46
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 158 161 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.64% 2.64% 4.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.60% 4.63% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 146 151 216
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,377 £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
3432 3479 3058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.25% 57.06% 58.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2952 2976 2762
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,500
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 3 July 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 3 July 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
Bristol -30 41 £35,000 +16.66% 11
Gloucestershire -8 31 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Dorset +20 22 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Wiltshire -18 22 £40,000 +23.07% 8
Somerset +13 20 £37,500 +19.04% 12
Devon -11 13 £35,500 +16.39%
Cornwall - 8 £31,500 -
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 335 (100.00%) .NET
2 280 (83.58%) C#
3 230 (68.66%) ASP.NET
4 202 (60.30%) SQL Server
5 197 (58.81%) SQL
6 155 (46.27%) HTML
7 146 (43.58%) JavaScript
8 133 (39.70%) CSS
9 122 (36.42%) MVC
10 93 (27.76%) .NET Framework
11 91 (27.16%) Windows
12 89 (26.57%) jQuery
13 78 (23.28%) Entity Framework
14 74 (22.09%) Microsoft
15 64 (19.10%) T-SQL
15 64 (19.10%) Agile Software Development
16 58 (17.31%) WCF
17 56 (16.72%) ASP.NET MVC
18 52 (15.52%) Oracle
18 52 (15.52%) OO
18 52 (15.52%) Finance
19 50 (14.93%) XML
20 49 (14.63%) Web Services
21 45 (13.43%) WinForms
21 45 (13.43%) WPF
22 43 (12.84%) Visual Studio
23 41 (12.24%) Ajax
23 41 (12.24%) SQL Server 2008
24 38 (11.34%) MS Excel
25 37 (11.04%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 12 (3.58%) SAS
2 10 (2.99%) CMS
3 8 (2.39%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.09%) Umbraco
5 4 (1.19%) DNN
6 3 (0.90%) Kentico
6 3 (0.90%) Sitefinity
7 1 (0.30%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.30%) IIS
7 1 (0.30%) Apache
Applications
1 38 (11.34%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.09%) MS Office
3 3 (0.90%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.60%) MS Project
5 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.30%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.30%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.30%) SmartPlant
2 1 (0.30%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.60%) SaaS
3 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.39%) Internet
2 4 (1.19%) WEP
3 2 (0.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (60.30%) SQL Server
2 41 (12.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (8.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 27 (8.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 24 (7.16%) Relational Database
6 21 (6.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (5.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (4.18%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (3.88%) Oracle Database
10 8 (2.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (2.39%) RDBMS
11 7 (2.09%) MongoDB
12 5 (1.49%) NoSQL
13 4 (1.19%) OLTP
13 4 (1.19%) OLAP
13 4 (1.19%) BusinessObjects XI
13 4 (1.19%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 3 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
15 2 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
15 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 43 (12.84%) Visual Studio
2 37 (11.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (2.39%) Toad
4 7 (2.09%) Subversion
5 5 (1.49%) JIRA
5 5 (1.49%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.19%) AccuRev
7 3 (0.90%) SpecFlow
7 3 (0.90%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.30%) Moq
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.30%) Selenium
General
1 52 (15.52%) Finance
2 33 (9.85%) Advertising
3 21 (6.27%) Telecoms
4 12 (3.58%) Banking
5 6 (1.79%) Electronics
5 6 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.49%) Legal
6 5 (1.49%) Marketing
7 3 (0.90%) Retail
7 3 (0.90%) Back Office
8 2 (0.60%) Law
8 2 (0.60%) Arabic Language
9 1 (0.30%) Games
9 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 288 (85.97%) Developer
2 182 (54.33%) .NET Developer
3 51 (15.22%) C# Developer
3 51 (15.22%) Senior Developer
4 47 (14.03%) VB.NET Developer
5 44 (13.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 38 (11.34%) Senior .NET Developer
7 36 (10.75%) Software Developer
8 24 (7.16%) Web Developer
9 20 (5.97%) ASP.NET Developer
10 18 (5.37%) Software Engineer
11 14 (4.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 13 (3.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 10 (2.99%) Senior C# Developer
13 10 (2.99%) Analyst
13 10 (2.99%) Programmer
14 9 (2.69%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
15 8 (2.39%) Senior Technical Specialist
15 8 (2.39%) Technical Specialist
15 8 (2.39%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 335 (100.00%) .NET
2 230 (68.66%) ASP.NET
3 155 (46.27%) HTML
4 133 (39.70%) CSS
5 93 (27.76%) .NET Framework
6 89 (26.57%) jQuery
7 78 (23.28%) Entity Framework
8 58 (17.31%) WCF
9 56 (16.72%) ASP.NET MVC
10 50 (14.93%) XML
11 49 (14.63%) Web Services
12 45 (13.43%) WPF
12 45 (13.43%) WinForms
13 41 (12.24%) Ajax
14 27 (8.06%) LINQ
14 27 (8.06%) Classic ASP
15 26 (7.76%) HTML5
15 26 (7.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 18 (5.37%) JSON
17 15 (4.48%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.07%) Mobile App
2 15 (4.48%) N-Tier
3 14 (4.18%) Web 2.0
3 14 (4.18%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (3.58%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.58%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (1.79%) User Experience
6 4 (1.19%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.19%) NHS
6 4 (1.19%) DTV
7 3 (0.90%) Statistics
7 3 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (0.90%) Mathematics
7 3 (0.90%) Economics
7 3 (0.90%) Social Media
7 3 (0.90%) Data Structures
7 3 (0.90%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.60%) Replication
8 2 (0.60%) iPhone
8 2 (0.60%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 91 (27.16%) Windows
2 13 (3.88%) Android
3 11 (3.28%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.49%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (1.19%) UNIX
6 2 (0.60%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.30%) Linux
7 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (36.42%) MVC
2 64 (19.10%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (15.52%) OO
4 34 (10.15%) SDLC
5 32 (9.55%) Software Engineering
6 24 (7.16%) Scrum
7 22 (6.57%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (6.57%) Mentoring
8 20 (5.97%) Web Development
9 19 (5.67%) Unit Testing
10 17 (5.07%) Stakeholder Management
11 16 (4.78%) OOP
12 14 (4.18%) Project Management
13 10 (2.99%) TDD
13 10 (2.99%) Waterfall
14 8 (2.39%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (2.39%) Service Delivery
14 8 (2.39%) Line Management
15 7 (2.09%) Workflow
15 7 (2.09%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 280 (83.58%) C#
2 197 (58.81%) SQL
3 146 (43.58%) JavaScript
4 64 (19.10%) T-SQL
5 30 (8.96%) VB
6 27 (8.06%) PL/SQL
7 23 (6.87%) Java
8 11 (3.28%) VBScript
8 11 (3.28%) VB6
9 9 (2.69%) PHP
9 9 (2.69%) C
9 9 (2.69%) C++
10 4 (1.19%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.90%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.60%) XAML
12 2 (0.60%) Embedded C
12 2 (0.60%) VC++
12 2 (0.60%) Delphi
13 1 (0.30%) Python
13 1 (0.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 37 (11.04%) Degree
2 15 (4.48%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.58%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.19%) MCP
4 4 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.60%) MCPD
6 1 (0.30%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.30%) HND
6 1 (0.30%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.49%) SLA
2 3 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (0.90%) Basel II
2 3 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 7 (2.09%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.90%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 74 (22.09%) Microsoft
2 52 (15.52%) Oracle
3 19 (5.67%) Xamarin
4 14 (4.18%) Business Objects
5 4 (1.19%) SAP
5 4 (1.19%) Metastorm
5 4 (1.19%) Teradata
6 3 (0.90%) VMware
7 2 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.60%) ESRI
7 2 (0.60%) Google
7 2 (0.60%) Trapeze
7 2 (0.60%) Progress
8 1 (0.30%) Tableau
8 1 (0.30%) Cognos
8 1 (0.30%) Adobe
8 1 (0.30%) Citrix
8 1 (0.30%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.30%) Apple
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