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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
England / South West
Rank 172 103 84
Rank change year-on-year
-69 -19
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 60 168 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.21% 3.01% 3.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.10% 5.26% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 56 157 206
Median salary £39,250 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,125
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.76%

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
2861 3193 3326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.76% 57.24% 55.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2398 2800 2940
Median salary £42,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing VB.NET as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire -14 12 £40,000 +3.89% 1
Dorset +14 11 £42,500 +10.38% 1
Devon -16 10 £30,000 - 1
Wiltshire +5 7 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Somerset -30 7 £38,500 +2.66%
Bristol -16 5 £37,500 - 3
Cornwall -6 1 - -
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 131 (100.00%) .NET
2 109 (83.21%) C#
3 90 (68.70%) ASP.NET
4 77 (58.78%) JavaScript
5 76 (58.02%) SQL Server
6 72 (54.96%) SQL
7 69 (52.67%) HTML
8 56 (42.75%) MVC
9 52 (39.69%) CSS
10 50 (38.17%) jQuery
11 45 (34.35%) Agile Software Development
12 39 (29.77%) Microsoft
13 38 (29.01%) .NET Framework
14 34 (25.95%) T-SQL
15 33 (25.19%) Windows
16 29 (22.14%) WCF
17 27 (20.61%) ASP.NET MVC
18 26 (19.85%) Web Development
18 26 (19.85%) OO
19 25 (19.08%) JSON
20 23 (17.56%) Entity Framework
20 23 (17.56%) MS Excel
21 22 (16.79%) VB
21 22 (16.79%) Web Services
21 22 (16.79%) XML
21 22 (16.79%) Scrum
22 20 (15.27%) Visual Studio
23 19 (14.50%) Software Engineering
23 19 (14.50%) Analytical Skills
23 19 (14.50%) ASP.NET Web API

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (5.34%) IIS
2 4 (3.05%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.53%) ArcGIS
3 2 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.76%) IBM Domino
4 1 (0.76%) OpenEdge
4 1 (0.76%) SAS
Applications
1 23 (17.56%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.05%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.53%) GitHub
3 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.82%) HTTP
2 1 (0.76%) DHCP
2 1 (0.76%) DNS
2 1 (0.76%) Internet
2 1 (0.76%) Intranet
2 1 (0.76%) LAN
2 1 (0.76%) Network Security
2 1 (0.76%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (58.02%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.69%) Relational Database
3 12 (9.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (5.34%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (4.58%) RDBMS
5 6 (4.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.82%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (3.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.05%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (3.05%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (2.29%) QlikView
9 2 (1.53%) GIS
9 2 (1.53%) MS Access
9 2 (1.53%) MySQL
9 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.76%) Big Data
10 1 (0.76%) DTS
10 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.76%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 20 (15.27%) Visual Studio
2 15 (11.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (5.34%) NUnit
4 6 (4.58%) Git (software)
4 6 (4.58%) Jenkins
4 6 (4.58%) NCover
4 6 (4.58%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.29%) Grunt
5 3 (2.29%) gulp
6 2 (1.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.53%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.53%) JIRA
6 2 (1.53%) Subversion
6 2 (1.53%) XMLUnit
7 1 (0.76%) Moq
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.76%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (0.76%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.76%) Selenium
General
1 17 (12.98%) Finance
2 5 (3.82%) Banking
2 5 (3.82%) Manufacturing
2 5 (3.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.53%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.76%) Billing
4 1 (0.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 105 (80.15%) Developer
2 82 (62.60%) .NET Developer
3 47 (35.88%) C# Developer
4 44 (33.59%) C# .NET Developer
5 32 (24.43%) Software Developer
6 26 (19.85%) VB.NET Developer
7 22 (16.79%) .NET Software Developer
8 19 (14.50%) ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (13.74%) C# Software Developer
10 16 (12.21%) Web Developer
11 14 (10.69%) SQL Developer
11 14 (10.69%) VB Developer
12 11 (8.40%) Analyst
12 11 (8.40%) Software Engineer
13 10 (7.63%) C# VB.NET Developer
13 10 (7.63%) Trainee
14 9 (6.87%) Android Developer
14 9 (6.87%) iOS Android Developer
14 9 (6.87%) iOS Developer
14 9 (6.87%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (100.00%) .NET
2 90 (68.70%) ASP.NET
3 69 (52.67%) HTML
4 52 (39.69%) CSS
5 50 (38.17%) jQuery
6 38 (29.01%) .NET Framework
7 29 (22.14%) WCF
8 27 (20.61%) ASP.NET MVC
9 25 (19.08%) JSON
10 23 (17.56%) Entity Framework
11 22 (16.79%) Web Services
11 22 (16.79%) XML
12 19 (14.50%) ASP.NET Web API
13 17 (12.98%) Ajax
14 16 (12.21%) WinForms
15 15 (11.45%) HTML5
16 12 (9.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 11 (8.40%) AngularJS
18 10 (7.63%) CSS3
19 8 (6.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.50%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.63%) User Experience
3 9 (6.87%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.82%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.05%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.05%) Data Integration
6 3 (2.29%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.53%) Data Conversion
7 2 (1.53%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.53%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.76%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.76%) Replication
8 1 (0.76%) Streaming Music
8 1 (0.76%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 33 (25.19%) Windows
2 12 (9.16%) Android
2 12 (9.16%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.53%) Windows NT
4 1 (0.76%) Linux
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (42.75%) MVC
2 45 (34.35%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (19.85%) OO
3 26 (19.85%) Web Development
4 22 (16.79%) Scrum
5 19 (14.50%) Software Engineering
6 18 (13.74%) Unit Testing
7 17 (12.98%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (12.21%) SDLC
9 13 (9.92%) ITIL
9 13 (9.92%) TDD
10 12 (9.16%) Mentoring
11 10 (7.63%) Service Delivery
12 8 (6.11%) CRM
12 8 (6.11%) Migration
12 8 (6.11%) Project Management
12 8 (6.11%) SOA
12 8 (6.11%) UML
13 7 (5.34%) Business Analysis
14 6 (4.58%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 109 (83.21%) C#
2 77 (58.78%) JavaScript
3 72 (54.96%) SQL
4 34 (25.95%) T-SQL
5 22 (16.79%) VB
6 17 (12.98%) Java
7 13 (9.92%) PL/SQL
8 8 (6.11%) PHP
9 7 (5.34%) VB6
10 5 (3.82%) TypeScript
11 3 (2.29%) VBA
12 2 (1.53%) Python
13 1 (0.76%) C
13 1 (0.76%) C++
13 1 (0.76%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 1 (0.76%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 10 (7.63%) Degree
2 5 (3.82%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.29%) MCP
3 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.29%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.53%) ISEB
4 2 (1.53%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.76%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.34%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.29%) Hyper-V
1 3 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.76%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 39 (29.77%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.92%) Oracle
3 10 (7.63%) Xamarin
4 4 (3.05%) VMware
5 2 (1.53%) ESRI
6 1 (0.76%) Citrix
6 1 (0.76%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.76%) Lotus
6 1 (0.76%) Progress
6 1 (0.76%) Sybase
6 1 (0.76%) Telerik
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
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South West
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
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