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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 97 91 55
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -36
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 170 169 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.84% 2.80% 4.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.02% 5.00% 7.71%
Number of salaries quoted 154 158 200
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,964 £37,650 £37,500
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
3385 3383 2855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.64% 56.07% 57.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2937 2898 2551
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +2 46 £37,500 +14.50% 1
Somerset +14 32 £33,500 +4.68% 14
Gloucestershire -12 25 £37,750 +8.63% 6
Wiltshire -16 22 £40,000 +23.07% 8
Cornwall - 21 £32,500 -
Devon -10 14 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Dorset -15 10 £35,000 +7.69% 4
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 317 (100.00%) .NET
2 265 (83.60%) C#
3 216 (68.14%) ASP.NET
4 200 (63.09%) SQL Server
5 177 (55.84%) SQL
6 157 (49.53%) HTML
6 157 (49.53%) JavaScript
7 134 (42.27%) CSS
8 128 (40.38%) MVC
9 100 (31.55%) .NET Framework
10 93 (29.34%) jQuery
11 85 (26.81%) Microsoft
12 84 (26.50%) Entity Framework
13 82 (25.87%) Windows
14 73 (23.03%) WCF
15 65 (20.50%) Agile Software Development
16 63 (19.87%) Web Services
16 63 (19.87%) Finance
17 55 (17.35%) T-SQL
18 53 (16.72%) XML
19 52 (16.40%) Ajax
20 51 (16.09%) Oracle
20 51 (16.09%) ASP.NET MVC
21 49 (15.46%) OO
22 47 (14.83%) WinForms
23 42 (13.25%) WPF
24 40 (12.62%) HTML5
25 39 (12.30%) Visual Studio
26 38 (11.99%) MS Excel
27 37 (11.67%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (3.47%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.89%) SAS
2 6 (1.89%) IIS
3 4 (1.26%) CMS
4 1 (0.32%) DNN
4 1 (0.32%) Apache
Applications
1 38 (11.99%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.10%) MS Office
3 3 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.32%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.32%) MS Project
4 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.63%) SaaS
3 1 (0.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.15%) Internet
2 4 (1.26%) WEP
3 2 (0.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (63.09%) SQL Server
2 35 (11.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (8.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 25 (7.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 22 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (5.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (5.05%) Relational Database
8 13 (4.10%) Oracle Database
9 10 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (2.52%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (2.21%) MongoDB
12 5 (1.58%) NoSQL
12 5 (1.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (1.26%) DTS
13 4 (1.26%) OLTP
13 4 (1.26%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.26%) OLAP
14 3 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (0.95%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 39 (12.30%) Visual Studio
2 36 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (2.52%) Subversion
4 5 (1.58%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.26%) AccuRev
5 4 (1.26%) SpecFlow
5 4 (1.26%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 4 (1.26%) JIRA
5 4 (1.26%) Selenium
5 4 (1.26%) Toad
6 3 (0.95%) HP UFT
6 3 (0.95%) NUnit
6 3 (0.95%) Rational Functional Tester
6 3 (0.95%) SilkTest
6 3 (0.95%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.63%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (0.63%) Moq
8 1 (0.32%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.32%) JUnit
General
1 63 (19.87%) Finance
2 21 (6.62%) Telecoms
3 19 (5.99%) Advertising
4 14 (4.42%) Banking
5 8 (2.52%) Marketing
5 8 (2.52%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.89%) Electronics
7 5 (1.58%) Back Office
8 3 (0.95%) Games
8 3 (0.95%) French Language
8 3 (0.95%) German Language
8 3 (0.95%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.63%) Arabic Language
9 2 (0.63%) Retail
9 2 (0.63%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.63%) Legal
10 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 262 (82.65%) Developer
2 157 (49.53%) .NET Developer
3 46 (14.51%) Senior Developer
3 46 (14.51%) Software Developer
4 45 (14.20%) C# Developer
5 39 (12.30%) C# .NET Developer
6 37 (11.67%) VB.NET Developer
7 33 (10.41%) Senior .NET Developer
8 29 (9.15%) Web Developer
9 24 (7.57%) ASP.NET Developer
10 23 (7.26%) Software Engineer
11 16 (5.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (3.47%) Junior
12 11 (3.47%) Analyst
12 11 (3.47%) Junior Developer
13 10 (3.15%) Graduate
13 10 (3.15%) Applications Developer
14 8 (2.52%) Programmer
14 8 (2.52%) Technical Specialist
14 8 (2.52%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 317 (100.00%) .NET
2 216 (68.14%) ASP.NET
3 157 (49.53%) HTML
4 134 (42.27%) CSS
5 100 (31.55%) .NET Framework
6 93 (29.34%) jQuery
7 84 (26.50%) Entity Framework
8 73 (23.03%) WCF
9 63 (19.87%) Web Services
10 53 (16.72%) XML
11 52 (16.40%) Ajax
12 51 (16.09%) ASP.NET MVC
13 47 (14.83%) WinForms
14 42 (13.25%) WPF
15 40 (12.62%) HTML5
16 27 (8.52%) CSS3
17 23 (7.26%) JSON
17 23 (7.26%) Classic ASP
18 18 (5.68%) LINQ
19 16 (5.05%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (3.15%) N-Tier
3 9 (2.84%) Client/Server
4 8 (2.52%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.21%) Web 2.0
5 7 (2.21%) User Experience
6 6 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (1.89%) DTV
7 5 (1.58%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.26%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.95%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.95%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.95%) W3C
9 3 (0.95%) iPhone
9 3 (0.95%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.95%) Social Media
10 2 (0.63%) Economics
10 2 (0.63%) Statistics
10 2 (0.63%) Streaming Music
10 2 (0.63%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 82 (25.87%) Windows
2 10 (3.15%) Android
3 8 (2.52%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.58%) Linux
5 4 (1.26%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (0.95%) UNIX
7 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (40.38%) MVC
2 65 (20.50%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (15.46%) OO
4 29 (9.15%) Software Engineering
4 29 (9.15%) SDLC
5 24 (7.57%) Scrum
5 24 (7.57%) Unit Testing
6 23 (7.26%) Mentoring
7 21 (6.62%) TDD
8 19 (5.99%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (5.36%) OOP
10 15 (4.73%) ERP
11 14 (4.42%) Web Development
12 13 (4.10%) Project Management
13 12 (3.79%) Waterfall
14 11 (3.47%) E-Commerce
14 11 (3.47%) Web Design
15 9 (2.84%) Project Planning
16 8 (2.52%) Stakeholder Management
16 8 (2.52%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 265 (83.60%) C#
2 177 (55.84%) SQL
3 157 (49.53%) JavaScript
4 55 (17.35%) T-SQL
5 37 (11.67%) Java
6 36 (11.36%) VB
7 18 (5.68%) PL/SQL
8 14 (4.42%) PHP
9 12 (3.79%) VBScript
9 12 (3.79%) C
10 11 (3.47%) VB6
11 8 (2.52%) C++
12 4 (1.26%) Delphi
13 3 (0.95%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.63%) VC++
15 1 (0.32%) Python
15 1 (0.32%) VBA
15 1 (0.32%) Ruby
15 1 (0.32%) XPath
Qualifications
1 37 (11.67%) Degree
2 18 (5.68%) Security Cleared
3 14 (4.42%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.26%) MCP
5 4 (1.26%) MCPD
6 3 (0.95%) ISEB
6 3 (0.95%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.32%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.58%) QA
2 4 (1.26%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (1.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.63%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 85 (26.81%) Microsoft
2 51 (16.09%) Oracle
3 20 (6.31%) Xamarin
4 9 (2.84%) SAP
5 4 (1.26%) Cognos
6 3 (0.95%) IBM
6 3 (0.95%) Sybase
6 3 (0.95%) Tableau
7 2 (0.63%) Google
7 2 (0.63%) Trapeze
7 2 (0.63%) ESRI
7 2 (0.63%) Metastorm
7 2 (0.63%) VMware
8 1 (0.32%) Telerik
8 1 (0.32%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.32%) Blue Prism
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