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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 87 53 80
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +27
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 179 234 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.95% 4.57% 3.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.33% 7.96% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 170 217 163
Average salary £32,750 £30,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.37% -7.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
3357 2940 3050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.37% 57.48% 53.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2909 2641 2745
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014. 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 -41 41 £32,500 - 12
Wiltshire -7 35 £33,500 +11.66% 11
Dorset +2 33 £35,000 +28.44% 2
Gloucestershire -5 26 £35,000 - 5
Devon -25 25 £32,500 - 1
Somerset -19 19 £31,500 +5.00% 7
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

1 341 (100.00%) .NET
2 272 (79.77%) C#
3 222 (65.10%) ASP.NET
4 193 (56.60%) SQL Server
5 191 (56.01%) SQL
6 135 (39.59%) HTML
7 131 (38.42%) JavaScript
8 94 (27.57%) CSS
9 89 (26.10%) Microsoft
10 83 (24.34%) MVC
11 67 (19.65%) Agile Software Development
12 66 (19.35%) Visual Studio
13 64 (18.77%) jQuery
14 63 (18.48%) Windows
15 61 (17.89%) XML
16 58 (17.01%) Oracle
16 58 (17.01%) Degree
17 56 (16.42%) Web Services
18 52 (15.25%) Software Engineering
19 51 (14.96%) WCF
20 50 (14.66%) .NET Framework
21 48 (14.08%) ASP.NET MVC
22 47 (13.78%) C++
23 44 (12.90%) VB
24 43 (12.61%) MS Excel
25 40 (11.73%) T-SQL
26 39 (11.44%) OO
27 37 (10.85%) SharePoint
28 36 (10.56%) Business Intelligence
28 36 (10.56%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 37 (10.85%) SharePoint
2 19 (5.57%) CMS
3 14 (4.11%) IIS
4 10 (2.93%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (1.76%) SAS
6 4 (1.17%) Drupal
6 4 (1.17%) Confluence
7 3 (0.88%) Kentico
8 2 (0.59%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.29%) LiveLink
Applications
1 43 (12.61%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.64%) MS Office
3 5 (1.47%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.47%) Fireworks
4 3 (0.88%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.29%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.17%) Magento
3 2 (0.59%) Exchequer
3 2 (0.59%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.59%) GoldMine
3 2 (0.59%) ProductWriter
3 2 (0.59%) SmartPlant
4 1 (0.29%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.17%) SaaS
2 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.47%) FTP
2 4 (1.17%) Extranet
3 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.29%) Intranet
3 1 (0.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (56.60%) SQL Server
2 36 (10.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (8.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (7.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (6.16%) MySQL
6 19 (5.57%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (5.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 15 (4.40%) SQL Server 2005
8 15 (4.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (4.40%) Relational Database
9 14 (4.11%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (2.35%) MS Access
10 8 (2.35%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 6 (1.76%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.47%) QlikView
13 4 (1.17%) SQL Server 2000
13 4 (1.17%) RavenDB
14 3 (0.88%) BusinessObjects XI
14 3 (0.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 66 (19.35%) Visual Studio
2 23 (6.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (4.40%) NUnit
4 10 (2.93%) Moq
5 8 (2.35%) Rhino Mocks
6 6 (1.76%) MSBuild
7 5 (1.47%) Git (software)
7 5 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (1.47%) Subversion
8 4 (1.17%) JIRA
8 4 (1.17%) ReSharper
8 4 (1.17%) NCrunch
8 4 (1.17%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.17%) WATIR
8 4 (1.17%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.17%) MSTest
8 4 (1.17%) SoapUI
9 3 (0.88%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 28 (8.21%) Finance
2 14 (4.11%) Advertising
3 11 (3.23%) Retail
4 10 (2.93%) Banking
5 7 (2.05%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.76%) Back Office
7 5 (1.47%) Marketing
7 5 (1.47%) Games
8 3 (0.88%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.59%) Local Government
10 1 (0.29%) Law
10 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 288 (84.46%) Developer
2 167 (48.97%) .NET Developer
3 58 (17.01%) C# Developer
4 54 (15.84%) Software Developer
5 50 (14.66%) C# .NET Developer
6 42 (12.32%) VB.NET Developer
7 32 (9.38%) ASP.NET Developer
8 24 (7.04%) Senior Developer
9 21 (6.16%) Junior
10 20 (5.87%) SQL Developer
10 20 (5.87%) Junior Developer
11 18 (5.28%) .NET Software Developer
11 18 (5.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 17 (4.99%) Senior .NET Developer
13 15 (4.40%) Web Developer
14 14 (4.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 13 (3.81%) Graduate
16 12 (3.52%) Software Engineer
16 12 (3.52%) SharePoint Developer
17 11 (3.23%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 341 (100.00%) .NET
2 222 (65.10%) ASP.NET
3 135 (39.59%) HTML
4 94 (27.57%) CSS
5 64 (18.77%) jQuery
6 61 (17.89%) XML
7 56 (16.42%) Web Services
8 51 (14.96%) WCF
9 50 (14.66%) .NET Framework
10 48 (14.08%) ASP.NET MVC
11 36 (10.56%) Ajax
12 34 (9.97%) WPF
13 33 (9.68%) JSON
14 27 (7.92%) LINQ
14 27 (7.92%) HTML5
15 22 (6.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 20 (5.87%) WinForms
17 19 (5.57%) XHTML
18 14 (4.11%) REST
18 14 (4.11%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 36 (10.56%) Computer Science
2 32 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.52%) Mathematics
4 11 (3.23%) N-Tier
5 9 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.47%) iPhone
6 5 (1.47%) User Experience
7 4 (1.17%) Economics
7 4 (1.17%) Statistics
7 4 (1.17%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (0.88%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.59%) Replication
9 2 (0.59%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.29%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.29%) Open Source
10 1 (0.29%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.29%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.29%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.29%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 63 (18.48%) Windows
2 8 (2.35%) Android
2 8 (2.35%) Apple iOS
3 7 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (1.76%) Linux
4 6 (1.76%) UNIX
5 3 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (24.34%) MVC
2 67 (19.65%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (15.25%) Software Engineering
4 39 (11.44%) OO
5 36 (10.56%) Business Intelligence
6 34 (9.97%) Scrum
7 31 (9.09%) TDD
8 25 (7.33%) Unit Testing
9 17 (4.99%) Time Management
10 16 (4.69%) Automated Testing
11 15 (4.40%) E-Commerce
12 14 (4.11%) MVVM
12 14 (4.11%) Business Analysis
13 13 (3.81%) Web Development
14 11 (3.23%) System Testing
14 11 (3.23%) ERP
14 11 (3.23%) OOP
15 10 (2.93%) UML
15 10 (2.93%) Document Management
16 9 (2.64%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 272 (79.77%) C#
2 191 (56.01%) SQL
3 131 (38.42%) JavaScript
4 47 (13.78%) C++
5 44 (12.90%) VB
6 40 (11.73%) T-SQL
7 34 (9.97%) Java
8 33 (9.68%) VB6
9 29 (8.50%) PHP
10 18 (5.28%) VBScript
11 10 (2.93%) PL/SQL
12 9 (2.64%) PHP5
13 8 (2.35%) Python
14 6 (1.76%) XAML
14 6 (1.76%) VBA
15 5 (1.47%) Ruby
15 5 (1.47%) Perl
16 4 (1.17%) Pascal
17 3 (0.88%) C
17 3 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 58 (17.01%) Degree
2 21 (6.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (2.93%) HND
3 10 (2.93%) MCP
4 4 (1.17%) MCAD
4 4 (1.17%) MCSD
4 4 (1.17%) MCTS
5 3 (0.88%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.88%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.59%) HNC
7 1 (0.29%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.47%) QA
2 3 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (0.88%) Basel II
3 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.88%) Plesk
Vendors
1 89 (26.10%) Microsoft
2 58 (17.01%) Oracle
3 6 (1.76%) Business Objects
4 5 (1.47%) Tableau
4 5 (1.47%) Logi Analytics
4 5 (1.47%) Metastorm
4 5 (1.47%) Teradata
4 5 (1.47%) Adobe
4 5 (1.47%) Apple
5 4 (1.17%) Endeca
5 4 (1.17%) RedPrairie
6 3 (0.88%) Sage
7 2 (0.59%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.29%) Twitter
8 1 (0.29%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.29%) VMware
8 1 (0.29%) Open Text
8 1 (0.29%) Kofax
8 1 (0.29%) ESRI
8 1 (0.29%) Intergraph
South West
Intapeople
Salary: £0 to £42000 per annum
Posted: 22 minutes ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £36000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
DP Connect
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 43,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £35-40,000 + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 9 days ago