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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 155 105 94
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -11
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 97 164 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.71% 2.81% 2.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.09% 4.90% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 88 148 154
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,377 £37,850
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
3143 3345 3423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.51% 57.32% 56.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2691 2866 2931
Median salary £41,000 £38,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.49% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 August 2016.

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 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bristol -6 34 £43,750 +16.66%
Devon +14 24 £32,000 -14.66%
Wiltshire +3 11 £40,000 -
Somerset -18 10 £21,000 -32.80% 2
Dorset +7 9 £32,500 -7.14% 7
Gloucestershire -24 8 £42,500 +12.58% 3
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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.

1 191 (100.00%) .NET
2 170 (89.01%) C#
3 124 (64.92%) ASP.NET
4 121 (63.35%) SQL Server
5 98 (51.31%) JavaScript
6 97 (50.79%) SQL
7 78 (40.84%) HTML
8 77 (40.31%) MVC
9 71 (37.17%) Microsoft
10 68 (35.60%) .NET Framework
11 57 (29.84%) Agile Software Development
12 55 (28.80%) Windows
13 54 (28.27%) jQuery
14 49 (25.65%) CSS
15 45 (23.56%) ASP.NET MVC
16 37 (19.37%) T-SQL
17 35 (18.32%) WCF
18 33 (17.28%) WPF
19 32 (16.75%) Web Development
20 30 (15.71%) MS Excel
21 29 (15.18%) Entity Framework
22 27 (14.14%) TDD
22 27 (14.14%) NUnit
22 27 (14.14%) Visual Studio
23 26 (13.61%) Web Services
23 26 (13.61%) VB
24 25 (13.09%) Team Foundation Server
25 24 (12.57%) XML
26 23 (12.04%) Java
27 22 (11.52%) Finance

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 16 (8.38%) SharePoint
2 12 (6.28%) IIS
3 5 (2.62%) CMS
4 4 (2.09%) SAS
5 2 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.05%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.52%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.52%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.52%) Moodle
6 1 (0.52%) Totara
Applications
1 30 (15.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.52%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.57%) SaaS
2 3 (1.57%) Trello
3 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.66%) HTTP
2 3 (1.57%) Internet
3 1 (0.52%) DHCP
3 1 (0.52%) Firewall
3 1 (0.52%) Intranet
3 1 (0.52%) Network Security
3 1 (0.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (63.35%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.47%) SQL Server 2014
3 19 (9.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (5.76%) MongoDB
4 11 (5.76%) NoSQL
4 11 (5.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (3.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.62%) MS Access
6 5 (2.62%) MySQL
6 5 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.09%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.09%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.57%) DTS
8 3 (1.57%) Sybase ASE
9 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.52%) GIS
9 1 (0.52%) OLTP
9 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (14.14%) NUnit
1 27 (14.14%) Visual Studio
2 25 (13.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (8.38%) Moq
4 15 (7.85%) Rhino Mocks
5 7 (3.66%) Subversion
5 7 (3.66%) TeamCity
5 7 (3.66%) XMLUnit
6 6 (3.14%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.57%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 2 (1.05%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.05%) PowerBuilder
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
General
1 22 (11.52%) Finance
2 7 (3.66%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.62%) Electronics
3 5 (2.62%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.62%) Marketing
4 2 (1.05%) Advertising
4 2 (1.05%) Back Office
4 2 (1.05%) Banking
5 1 (0.52%) Games
5 1 (0.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 180 (94.24%) Developer
2 130 (68.06%) .NET Developer
3 92 (48.17%) C# Developer
4 70 (36.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 49 (25.65%) VB.NET Developer
6 36 (18.85%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 29 (15.18%) Software Developer
8 26 (13.61%) ASP.NET Developer
9 19 (9.95%) .NET Software Developer
10 18 (9.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 18 (9.42%) SQL Developer
11 14 (7.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 14 (7.33%) Senior Developer
12 12 (6.28%) Senior .NET Developer
13 11 (5.76%) .NET Web Developer
13 11 (5.76%) SQL Server Developer
13 11 (5.76%) Web Developer
14 10 (5.24%) Java Developer
14 10 (5.24%) Junior
14 10 (5.24%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (100.00%) .NET
2 124 (64.92%) ASP.NET
3 78 (40.84%) HTML
4 68 (35.60%) .NET Framework
5 54 (28.27%) jQuery
6 49 (25.65%) CSS
7 45 (23.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 35 (18.32%) WCF
9 33 (17.28%) WPF
10 29 (15.18%) Entity Framework
11 26 (13.61%) Web Services
12 24 (12.57%) XML
13 22 (11.52%) WinForms
14 20 (10.47%) LINQ
15 18 (9.42%) JSON
16 16 (8.38%) NHibernate
17 15 (7.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 15 (7.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 13 (6.81%) Ajax
19 7 (3.66%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.85%) Streaming Music
2 13 (6.81%) Management Information System
3 12 (6.28%) Data Protection Act
3 12 (6.28%) NHS
4 5 (2.62%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.62%) iPad
5 4 (2.09%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.57%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.05%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.52%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.52%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.52%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.52%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.52%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.52%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.52%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 55 (28.80%) Windows
2 12 (6.28%) Windows Server
3 11 (5.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (4.19%) Apple iOS
5 7 (3.66%) Android
6 3 (1.57%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.57%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.52%) Linux
7 1 (0.52%) Unix
7 1 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (40.31%) MVC
2 57 (29.84%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (16.75%) Web Development
4 27 (14.14%) TDD
5 22 (11.52%) Scrum
6 21 (10.99%) Service Delivery
7 20 (10.47%) SDLC
7 20 (10.47%) UML
7 20 (10.47%) Unit Testing
8 17 (8.90%) ITIL
8 17 (8.90%) Web Application Development
9 16 (8.38%) MVVM
10 15 (7.85%) BDD
10 15 (7.85%) Kanban
11 14 (7.33%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (7.33%) OO
12 13 (6.81%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (6.81%) Data Protection
12 13 (6.81%) Software Engineering
13 12 (6.28%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 170 (89.01%) C#
2 98 (51.31%) JavaScript
3 97 (50.79%) SQL
4 37 (19.37%) T-SQL
5 26 (13.61%) VB
6 23 (12.04%) Java
7 15 (7.85%) C++
8 13 (6.81%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.62%) VB6
9 5 (2.62%) XAML
10 4 (2.09%) VBA
11 3 (1.57%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.52%) Python
12 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (3.66%) Degree
2 4 (2.09%) MCP
3 3 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.05%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.52%) MCTS
5 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.57%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 71 (37.17%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.90%) Oracle
3 7 (3.66%) Xamarin
4 5 (2.62%) SAP
5 3 (1.57%) Appcelerator
5 3 (1.57%) Sybase
6 2 (1.05%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.05%) Telerik
7 1 (0.52%) Cegedim Rx
7 1 (0.52%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.52%) ESRI
7 1 (0.52%) IFS
7 1 (0.52%) Lotus
7 1 (0.52%) Teradata
Gloucestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £32000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
Stott & May
Posted: 6 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Dorchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Safran
Salary: £30,000 plus benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bournemouth
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Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago