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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 91 55 53
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -2
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 177 243 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.97% 4.56% 4.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.35% 7.93% 7.86%
Number of salaries quoted 174 219 238
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
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
3308 3063 3208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.46% 57.46% 58.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2916 2741 2873
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 March 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 March 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 -22 46 £33,750 -3.57% 9
Dorset +7 44 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Gloucestershire -14 31 £35,000 +7.69% 15
Wiltshire -25 26 £37,500 +10.29% 3
Somerset 0 20 £40,000 +19.04% 10
Devon -37 5 £27,500 -8.33% 2
Cornwall - 2 £30,000 -
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 426 (100.00%) .NET
2 345 (80.99%) C#
3 294 (69.01%) ASP.NET
4 254 (59.62%) SQL Server
5 239 (56.10%) SQL
6 199 (46.71%) HTML
7 181 (42.49%) JavaScript
8 165 (38.73%) CSS
9 137 (32.16%) MVC
10 115 (27.00%) Microsoft
11 99 (23.24%) jQuery
12 93 (21.83%) Web Services
13 88 (20.66%) .NET Framework
14 87 (20.42%) Windows
15 82 (19.25%) WCF
16 79 (18.54%) Software Engineering
17 75 (17.61%) XML
17 75 (17.61%) Oracle
18 74 (17.37%) Agile Software Development
19 67 (15.73%) ASP.NET MVC
20 63 (14.79%) Visual Studio
21 62 (14.55%) VB
22 59 (13.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
23 58 (13.62%) Ajax
23 58 (13.62%) Degree
24 52 (12.21%) MS Excel
25 51 (11.97%) WinForms
26 48 (11.27%) WPF
26 48 (11.27%) T-SQL
27 43 (10.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 20 (4.69%) SharePoint
2 19 (4.46%) CMS
3 10 (2.35%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (1.64%) Umbraco
5 5 (1.17%) SAS
5 5 (1.17%) Kentico
6 4 (0.94%) IIS
7 3 (0.70%) DNN
7 3 (0.70%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.23%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.23%) WordPress
8 1 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.23%) Joomla!
Applications
1 52 (12.21%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.82%) Photoshop
2 12 (2.82%) Fireworks
3 6 (1.41%) MS Office
4 3 (0.70%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.70%) ProductWriter
3 2 (0.47%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.23%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.47%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.23%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.23%) CTI
2 1 (0.23%) Intranet
2 1 (0.23%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (59.62%) SQL Server
2 43 (10.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 43 (10.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (7.28%) Relational Database
4 28 (6.57%) MySQL
5 25 (5.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (3.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (3.29%) SQL Server 2005
7 14 (3.29%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (2.35%) MS Access
9 10 (2.35%) Crystal Reports
10 9 (2.11%) RDBMS
11 7 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (1.17%) Azure SQL Database
13 4 (0.94%) OLAP
13 4 (0.94%) OLTP
13 4 (0.94%) BusinessObjects XI
13 4 (0.94%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 3 (0.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 63 (14.79%) Visual Studio
2 31 (7.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (3.29%) NUnit
4 7 (1.64%) Subversion
5 4 (0.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (0.94%) Moq
6 3 (0.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (0.70%) MSTest
6 3 (0.70%) Toad
7 1 (0.23%) PVCS
7 1 (0.23%) JIRA
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.23%) Git (software)
General
1 40 (9.39%) Finance
2 31 (7.28%) Advertising
3 23 (5.40%) Retail
4 13 (3.05%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.58%) Marketing
6 8 (1.88%) Banking
7 5 (1.17%) Law
8 4 (0.94%) Legal
9 3 (0.70%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.47%) Back Office
10 2 (0.47%) Electronics
10 2 (0.47%) Local Government
10 2 (0.47%) Games
11 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 383 (89.91%) Developer
2 217 (50.94%) .NET Developer
3 76 (17.84%) Software Developer
4 56 (13.15%) C# Developer
5 52 (12.21%) Senior Developer
6 43 (10.09%) VB.NET Developer
7 42 (9.86%) C# .NET Developer
8 38 (8.92%) Senior .NET Developer
9 35 (8.22%) ASP.NET Developer
10 32 (7.51%) Web Developer
11 27 (6.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 21 (4.93%) .NET Software Developer
13 20 (4.69%) Software Engineer
14 18 (4.23%) Front-End Developer
15 15 (3.52%) Applications Developer
16 13 (3.05%) Programmer
16 13 (3.05%) Senior C# Developer
17 12 (2.82%) Junior Developer
17 12 (2.82%) Junior
18 11 (2.58%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 426 (100.00%) .NET
2 294 (69.01%) ASP.NET
3 199 (46.71%) HTML
4 165 (38.73%) CSS
5 99 (23.24%) jQuery
6 93 (21.83%) Web Services
7 88 (20.66%) .NET Framework
8 82 (19.25%) WCF
9 75 (17.61%) XML
10 67 (15.73%) ASP.NET MVC
11 59 (13.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 58 (13.62%) Ajax
13 51 (11.97%) WinForms
14 48 (11.27%) WPF
15 39 (9.15%) LINQ
16 34 (7.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 31 (7.28%) HTML5
18 30 (7.04%) JSON
19 22 (5.16%) ASP.NET Web API
20 20 (4.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (7.04%) Computer Science
3 24 (5.63%) Mobile App
4 13 (3.05%) N-Tier
5 12 (2.82%) Web 2.0
6 5 (1.17%) Client/Server
7 4 (0.94%) NHS
7 4 (0.94%) iPhone
8 3 (0.70%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.47%) Replication
9 2 (0.47%) Economics
9 2 (0.47%) Statistics
9 2 (0.47%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.47%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.47%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.23%) User Experience
10 1 (0.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.23%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 87 (20.42%) Windows
2 15 (3.52%) Apple iOS
3 9 (2.11%) Android
4 4 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (0.94%) Windows 7
4 4 (0.94%) Windows 8
4 4 (0.94%) UNIX
5 3 (0.70%) Linux
6 2 (0.47%) Windows CE
6 2 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (32.16%) MVC
2 79 (18.54%) Software Engineering
3 74 (17.37%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (9.39%) OO
5 38 (8.92%) Scrum
6 35 (8.22%) Web Development
7 28 (6.57%) Unit Testing
8 24 (5.63%) TDD
9 19 (4.46%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (4.23%) Web Application Development
11 16 (3.76%) OOP
12 12 (2.82%) E-Commerce
12 12 (2.82%) Migration
12 12 (2.82%) Responsive Web Design
13 10 (2.35%) Time Management
13 10 (2.35%) Logistics
13 10 (2.35%) OOD
14 9 (2.11%) Project Management
14 9 (2.11%) ITIL
14 9 (2.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 345 (80.99%) C#
2 239 (56.10%) SQL
3 181 (42.49%) JavaScript
4 62 (14.55%) VB
5 48 (11.27%) T-SQL
6 27 (6.34%) VB6
7 24 (5.63%) C++
8 19 (4.46%) PL/SQL
9 13 (3.05%) VBScript
9 13 (3.05%) PHP
10 8 (1.88%) Java
11 4 (0.94%) C
11 4 (0.94%) COBOL
11 4 (0.94%) Pascal
11 4 (0.94%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.70%) XAML
12 3 (0.70%) RPG
12 3 (0.70%) Perl
12 3 (0.70%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 58 (13.62%) Degree
2 10 (2.35%) VCP4
3 9 (2.11%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.11%) MCP
4 7 (1.64%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.23%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.23%) MCSE
5 1 (0.23%) MCSA
5 1 (0.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.94%) SLA
2 2 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.47%) Basel II
3 1 (0.23%) QA
System Software
1 4 (0.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 115 (27.00%) Microsoft
2 75 (17.61%) Oracle
3 12 (2.82%) Adobe
3 12 (2.82%) Apple
4 7 (1.64%) Business Objects
5 5 (1.17%) Metastorm
5 5 (1.17%) Facebook
6 4 (0.94%) Teradata
7 3 (0.70%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.47%) VMware
8 2 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.47%) Progress
9 1 (0.23%) Citrix
9 1 (0.23%) Thunderhead
9 1 (0.23%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.23%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.23%) Twitter
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