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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 103 81 54
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -27
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 162 170 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.62% 2.97% 4.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.81% 5.33% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 154 149 211
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £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
3368 3191 3183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 54.48% 55.84% 59.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2871 2775 2847
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 £26,864
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £48,000
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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +16 52 £35,000 - 3
Bristol -17 47 £32,500 - 8
Dorset 0 22 £33,250 +10.83% 5
Somerset +9 20 £38,750 +14.64% 1
Wiltshire -5 15 £40,000 +17.64% 3
Devon -37 4 £36,250 +20.83% 2
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 364 (100.00%) .NET
2 298 (81.87%) C#
3 261 (71.70%) ASP.NET
4 222 (60.99%) SQL
5 214 (58.79%) SQL Server
6 155 (42.58%) HTML
7 139 (38.19%) JavaScript
8 134 (36.81%) CSS
9 108 (29.67%) MVC
10 93 (25.55%) Microsoft
11 90 (24.73%) Windows
12 87 (23.90%) jQuery
13 81 (22.25%) .NET Framework
14 69 (18.96%) Web Services
15 63 (17.31%) T-SQL
15 63 (17.31%) Entity Framework
16 61 (16.76%) XML
17 60 (16.48%) WCF
18 59 (16.21%) Visual Studio
19 58 (15.93%) ASP.NET MVC
20 57 (15.66%) Oracle
21 55 (15.11%) Agile Software Development
22 53 (14.56%) Software Engineering
23 48 (13.19%) Ajax
24 46 (12.64%) WinForms
25 45 (12.36%) OO
25 45 (12.36%) SQL Server 2008
26 44 (12.09%) MS Excel
26 44 (12.09%) Finance
26 44 (12.09%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 15 (4.12%) CMS
2 11 (3.02%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.02%) SAS
3 7 (1.92%) Umbraco
4 4 (1.10%) DNN
5 3 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.82%) Kentico
5 3 (0.82%) Sitefinity
6 1 (0.27%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.27%) IIS
Applications
1 44 (12.09%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.37%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.37%) Fireworks
2 5 (1.37%) MS Office
3 4 (1.10%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.55%) MS Project
5 1 (0.27%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.55%) Visualfiles
1 2 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.27%) SmartPlant
2 1 (0.27%) ProductWriter
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.82%) Internet
2 1 (0.27%) WEP
2 1 (0.27%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (58.79%) SQL Server
2 45 (12.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (8.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 29 (7.97%) Relational Database
5 18 (4.95%) SQL Server 2012
6 17 (4.67%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (4.40%) SQL Server 2005
8 15 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (4.12%) MySQL
9 12 (3.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (2.20%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.65%) OLAP
11 6 (1.65%) MS Access
11 6 (1.65%) OLTP
12 5 (1.37%) Oracle Database
13 4 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (1.10%) BusinessObjects XI
13 4 (1.10%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 3 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
14 3 (0.82%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 59 (16.21%) Visual Studio
2 38 (10.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (2.20%) Toad
3 8 (2.20%) Subversion
4 5 (1.37%) NUnit
5 3 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.55%) JIRA
6 2 (0.55%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.55%) Moq
7 1 (0.27%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.27%) AccuRev
7 1 (0.27%) MSTest
7 1 (0.27%) Selenium
7 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 44 (12.09%) Finance
2 36 (9.89%) Advertising
3 17 (4.67%) Telecoms
4 16 (4.40%) Retail
5 9 (2.47%) Banking
6 8 (2.20%) Marketing
7 6 (1.65%) Legal
8 4 (1.10%) Law
9 2 (0.55%) Electronics
10 1 (0.27%) Back Office
10 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 325 (89.29%) Developer
2 190 (52.20%) .NET Developer
3 55 (15.11%) Software Developer
4 50 (13.74%) C# Developer
5 48 (13.19%) VB.NET Developer
6 43 (11.81%) Senior Developer
7 39 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
8 32 (8.79%) Senior .NET Developer
9 31 (8.52%) Web Developer
10 20 (5.49%) ASP.NET Developer
10 20 (5.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 16 (4.40%) .NET Software Developer
12 14 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 14 (3.85%) Software Engineer
13 13 (3.57%) Analyst
13 13 (3.57%) Senior C# Developer
14 12 (3.30%) Front-End Developer
14 12 (3.30%) AWS Developer
15 11 (3.02%) Applications Developer
15 11 (3.02%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 364 (100.00%) .NET
2 261 (71.70%) ASP.NET
3 155 (42.58%) HTML
4 134 (36.81%) CSS
5 87 (23.90%) jQuery
6 81 (22.25%) .NET Framework
7 69 (18.96%) Web Services
8 63 (17.31%) Entity Framework
9 61 (16.76%) XML
10 60 (16.48%) WCF
11 58 (15.93%) ASP.NET MVC
12 48 (13.19%) Ajax
13 46 (12.64%) WinForms
14 41 (11.26%) WPF
15 33 (9.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 32 (8.79%) LINQ
17 21 (5.77%) HTML5
17 21 (5.77%) Classic ASP
18 20 (5.49%) JSON
19 18 (4.95%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.04%) Mobile App
2 21 (5.77%) Computer Science
3 20 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (3.57%) N-Tier
5 12 (3.30%) Web 2.0
6 4 (1.10%) NHS
7 3 (0.82%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.82%) Visualisation
7 3 (0.82%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (0.82%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.55%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.55%) iPhone
8 2 (0.55%) Replication
8 2 (0.55%) Economics
8 2 (0.55%) Statistics
9 1 (0.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.27%) Open Source
9 1 (0.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 90 (24.73%) Windows
2 9 (2.47%) Android
2 9 (2.47%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.10%) UNIX
4 2 (0.55%) Windows CE
4 2 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.27%) Linux
5 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (29.67%) MVC
2 55 (15.11%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (14.56%) Software Engineering
4 45 (12.36%) OO
5 28 (7.69%) Web Development
6 24 (6.59%) Scrum
7 21 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (4.67%) OOP
9 16 (4.40%) Unit Testing
10 14 (3.85%) Web Application Development
11 12 (3.30%) TDD
12 11 (3.02%) E-Commerce
13 10 (2.75%) Logistics
14 9 (2.47%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (2.47%) Mentoring
15 8 (2.20%) OOD
15 8 (2.20%) Continuous Improvement
15 8 (2.20%) Business Analysis
16 7 (1.92%) Root Cause Analysis
17 6 (1.65%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 298 (81.87%) C#
2 222 (60.99%) SQL
3 139 (38.19%) JavaScript
4 63 (17.31%) T-SQL
5 36 (9.89%) VB
6 22 (6.04%) PL/SQL
7 11 (3.02%) VB6
8 10 (2.75%) Java
9 9 (2.47%) C++
10 8 (2.20%) PHP
10 8 (2.20%) VBScript
11 4 (1.10%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.82%) C
13 2 (0.55%) COBOL
13 2 (0.55%) XAML
13 2 (0.55%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.27%) Pascal
14 1 (0.27%) VBA
14 1 (0.27%) RPG
14 1 (0.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 44 (12.09%) Degree
2 11 (3.02%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.20%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.92%) MCP
5 4 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.27%) ISEB
6 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.92%) SLA
2 3 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (0.82%) Basel II
2 3 (0.82%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.37%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.82%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 93 (25.55%) Microsoft
2 57 (15.66%) Oracle
3 20 (5.49%) Xamarin
4 14 (3.85%) Business Objects
5 5 (1.37%) Apple
5 5 (1.37%) Adobe
5 5 (1.37%) Facebook
5 5 (1.37%) Metastorm
6 4 (1.10%) VMware
6 4 (1.10%) Teradata
7 2 (0.55%) Progress
7 2 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.27%) Cognos
8 1 (0.27%) Citrix
8 1 (0.27%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.27%) Tableau
8 1 (0.27%) Thunderhead
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £27000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum
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Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £19k - 21k per year
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum + Generous Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Training, health insurance,
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