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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 109 93 54
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -39
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 167 179 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.89% 3.05% 4.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.06% 5.46% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 155 177 244
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,261 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £45,000 £40,000
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
3303 3278 3113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.20% 55.89% 58.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2851 2926 2784
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the South West region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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
Somerset +17 46 £37,500 +13.17% 6
Bristol -25 35 £36,250 +11.53% 12
Dorset -13 30 £38,500 +10.00% 7
Wiltshire +3 23 £35,250 -6.00% 1
Devon +16 19 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Gloucestershire -10 10 £38,500 -8.87% 1
Cornwall -3 4 £38,500 +28.33% 1
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 326 (99.39%) .NET
2 287 (87.50%) C#
3 218 (66.46%) SQL
4 212 (64.63%) ASP.NET
5 196 (59.76%) SQL Server
6 177 (53.96%) MVC
7 150 (45.73%) JavaScript
8 115 (35.06%) jQuery
9 113 (34.45%) HTML
10 104 (31.71%) Microsoft
11 90 (27.44%) CSS
11 90 (27.44%) ASP.NET MVC
12 82 (25.00%) .NET Framework
13 81 (24.70%) Visual Studio
14 79 (24.09%) VB
15 73 (22.26%) Agile Software Development
16 71 (21.65%) Windows
17 70 (21.34%) T-SQL
18 68 (20.73%) Entity Framework
19 59 (17.99%) Web Services
20 54 (16.46%) WCF
21 53 (16.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 48 (14.63%) XML
23 45 (13.72%) Ajax
24 44 (13.41%) TDD
24 44 (13.41%) Team Foundation Server
25 43 (13.11%) WinForms
26 42 (12.80%) MS Excel
27 41 (12.50%) Degree
28 40 (12.20%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 22 (6.71%) IIS
2 17 (5.18%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.13%) CMS
4 2 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 42 (12.80%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.35%) MS Office
3 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.05%) Internet
2 7 (2.13%) HTTP
3 6 (1.83%) DNS
4 4 (1.22%) FTP
5 3 (0.91%) DHCP
5 3 (0.91%) IMAP
5 3 (0.91%) SMTP
5 3 (0.91%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.61%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (59.76%) SQL Server
2 53 (16.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 39 (11.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (5.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (5.49%) SQL Server 2005
6 18 (5.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (4.27%) MS Access
7 14 (4.27%) SQL Server 2014
8 11 (3.35%) Relational Database
9 9 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (2.44%) SSDT
11 7 (2.13%) Oracle Database
12 6 (1.83%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (1.83%) Data Mining
13 5 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (1.52%) RDBMS
14 4 (1.22%) Azure SQL Database
15 2 (0.61%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 81 (24.70%) Visual Studio
2 44 (13.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (5.49%) NUnit
4 14 (4.27%) Moq
4 14 (4.27%) Rhino Mocks
5 11 (3.35%) Subversion
6 8 (2.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (1.83%) JUnit
8 5 (1.52%) AccuRev
8 5 (1.52%) JIRA
8 5 (1.52%) TortoiseSVN
8 5 (1.52%) VisualSVN
9 3 (0.91%) PowerBuilder
9 3 (0.91%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.30%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
General
1 40 (12.20%) Finance
2 12 (3.66%) Telecoms
3 11 (3.35%) Banking
4 9 (2.74%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.52%) Advertising
5 5 (1.52%) French Language
5 5 (1.52%) German Language
5 5 (1.52%) Spanish Language
6 3 (0.91%) Aerospace
6 3 (0.91%) Back Office
6 3 (0.91%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.61%) Games
8 1 (0.30%) Automotive
8 1 (0.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 270 (82.32%) Developer
2 161 (49.09%) .NET Developer
3 133 (40.55%) C# Developer
4 84 (25.61%) C# .NET Developer
5 60 (18.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 59 (17.99%) VB.NET Developer
7 54 (16.46%) SQL Developer
8 53 (16.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 50 (15.24%) Software Developer
10 38 (11.59%) Web Developer
11 34 (10.37%) .NET Software Developer
12 32 (9.76%) C# VB.NET Developer
13 29 (8.84%) C# Software Developer
13 29 (8.84%) Senior Developer
14 26 (7.93%) Analyst
14 26 (7.93%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 22 (6.71%) Senior .NET Developer
16 19 (5.79%) VB Developer
17 18 (5.49%) SQL Server Developer
18 16 (4.88%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 326 (99.39%) .NET
2 212 (64.63%) ASP.NET
3 115 (35.06%) jQuery
4 113 (34.45%) HTML
5 90 (27.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 90 (27.44%) CSS
6 82 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 68 (20.73%) Entity Framework
8 59 (17.99%) Web Services
9 54 (16.46%) WCF
10 48 (14.63%) XML
11 45 (13.72%) Ajax
12 43 (13.11%) WinForms
13 36 (10.98%) HTML5
14 33 (10.06%) Classic ASP
14 33 (10.06%) WPF
15 32 (9.76%) LINQ
16 24 (7.32%) JSON
17 23 (7.01%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 23 (7.01%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.27%) Streaming Music
3 11 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.44%) Replication
5 6 (1.83%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.83%) iPhone
6 5 (1.52%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.22%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.22%) Web 2.0
8 3 (0.91%) Data Conversion
8 3 (0.91%) Data Integration
8 3 (0.91%) iPad
8 3 (0.91%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.91%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.91%) User Experience
9 2 (0.61%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.30%) SCADA
10 1 (0.30%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 71 (21.65%) Windows
2 10 (3.05%) Android
3 5 (1.52%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.22%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.91%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.91%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (53.96%) MVC
2 73 (22.26%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (13.41%) TDD
4 37 (11.28%) Software Engineering
5 32 (9.76%) Scrum
6 27 (8.23%) OO
7 23 (7.01%) Mentoring
8 21 (6.40%) Web Development
9 16 (4.88%) SDLC
9 16 (4.88%) Web Application Development
10 14 (4.27%) BDD
10 14 (4.27%) Kanban
10 14 (4.27%) Migration
10 14 (4.27%) MVVM
11 12 (3.66%) ITIL
11 12 (3.66%) Performance Improvement
11 12 (3.66%) UML
12 11 (3.35%) Front End Development
12 11 (3.35%) OOP
13 9 (2.74%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 287 (87.50%) C#
2 218 (66.46%) SQL
3 150 (45.73%) JavaScript
4 79 (24.09%) VB
5 70 (21.34%) T-SQL
6 34 (10.37%) Java
6 34 (10.37%) VB6
7 16 (4.88%) PHP
7 16 (4.88%) PL/SQL
7 16 (4.88%) VBScript
8 13 (3.96%) C
9 7 (2.13%) C++
9 7 (2.13%) VBA
10 5 (1.52%) XPath
11 2 (0.61%) Delphi
11 2 (0.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 41 (12.50%) Degree
2 13 (3.96%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.05%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.91%) BC Cleared
4 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.61%) MCSD
6 1 (0.30%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.91%) QA
System Software
1 8 (2.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 104 (31.71%) Microsoft
2 35 (10.67%) Oracle
3 8 (2.44%) Sybase
4 6 (1.83%) IFS
5 5 (1.52%) Cognos
5 5 (1.52%) IBM
6 4 (1.22%) Tableau
6 4 (1.22%) Twitter
7 3 (0.91%) Cegedim Rx
8 2 (0.61%) Google
8 2 (0.61%) SAP
8 2 (0.61%) Sun
9 1 (0.30%) Facebook
9 1 (0.30%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.30%) Xamarin
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