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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 79 53 48
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -5
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 197 268 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.26% 4.98% 5.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.82% 8.54% 8.48%
Number of salaries quoted 195 250 270
Average salary £34,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,902 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
3383 3139 3360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.00% 58.30% 59.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3013 2802 3000
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Bristol -2 61 £32,500 -7.14% 8
Dorset +11 55 £35,000 +7.69% 6
Wiltshire -45 26 £37,500 +11.94% 8
Gloucestershire -36 23 £45,000 +38.46% 7
Somerset +10 19 £34,384 -1.76% 6
Devon -24 8 £28,750 -2.54% 1
Cornwall - 2 £30,000 -
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 414 (100.00%) .NET
2 332 (80.19%) C#
3 285 (68.84%) ASP.NET
4 245 (59.18%) SQL Server
5 225 (54.35%) SQL
6 197 (47.58%) HTML
7 184 (44.44%) JavaScript
8 157 (37.92%) CSS
9 131 (31.64%) MVC
10 112 (27.05%) Microsoft
11 99 (23.91%) jQuery
12 92 (22.22%) Web Services
13 87 (21.01%) Software Engineering
14 86 (20.77%) .NET Framework
15 81 (19.57%) WCF
16 78 (18.84%) XML
17 75 (18.12%) Oracle
18 73 (17.63%) Windows
19 71 (17.15%) Agile Software Development
20 65 (15.70%) VB
20 65 (15.70%) ASP.NET MVC
21 63 (15.22%) Degree
22 62 (14.98%) Ajax
23 57 (13.77%) Visual Studio
23 57 (13.77%) MS Excel
24 51 (12.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
25 47 (11.35%) WPF
26 46 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 45 (10.87%) WinForms
28 42 (10.14%) T-SQL

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 24 (5.80%) SharePoint
2 21 (5.07%) CMS
3 12 (2.90%) SharePoint 2010
4 11 (2.66%) IIS
5 4 (0.97%) Confluence
5 4 (0.97%) Umbraco
6 3 (0.72%) Kentico
7 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.24%) WordPress
7 1 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.24%) SAS
7 1 (0.24%) Joomla!
Applications
1 57 (13.77%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.38%) Fireworks
2 14 (3.38%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.45%) MS Office
4 2 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.72%) ProductWriter
3 2 (0.48%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.48%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.24%) Intranet
2 1 (0.24%) Extranet
2 1 (0.24%) CTI
2 1 (0.24%) FTP
2 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 245 (59.18%) SQL Server
2 46 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 34 (8.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 31 (7.49%) MySQL
5 27 (6.52%) Relational Database
6 25 (6.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (3.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (3.14%) MS Access
8 13 (3.14%) SQL Server 2005
8 13 (3.14%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (2.66%) Crystal Reports
11 10 (2.42%) RDBMS
12 7 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (1.21%) Azure SQL Database
14 4 (0.97%) RavenDB
15 3 (0.72%) Oracle Database
15 3 (0.72%) OLTP
15 3 (0.72%) OLAP
16 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 57 (13.77%) Visual Studio
2 26 (6.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (4.83%) NUnit
4 7 (1.69%) Moq
4 7 (1.69%) Subversion
5 6 (1.45%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (0.97%) JIRA
7 4 (0.97%) ReSharper
7 4 (0.97%) WATIR
7 4 (0.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (0.97%) Cucumber
7 4 (0.97%) Rhino Mocks
7 4 (0.97%) TeamCity
7 4 (0.97%) NCrunch
8 3 (0.72%) MSTest
8 3 (0.72%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.48%) PVCS
10 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 40 (9.66%) Finance
2 26 (6.28%) Retail
3 20 (4.83%) Advertising
4 11 (2.66%) Marketing
5 9 (2.17%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.17%) Banking
6 6 (1.45%) Back Office
7 5 (1.21%) Law
8 4 (0.97%) Legal
9 3 (0.72%) Electronics
9 3 (0.72%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.48%) Games
10 2 (0.48%) Local Government
11 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 375 (90.58%) Developer
2 215 (51.93%) .NET Developer
3 82 (19.81%) Software Developer
4 51 (12.32%) C# Developer
5 45 (10.87%) VB.NET Developer
6 42 (10.14%) Senior Developer
7 37 (8.94%) ASP.NET Developer
8 36 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
9 29 (7.00%) Senior .NET Developer
10 26 (6.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 26 (6.28%) Web Developer
11 25 (6.04%) .NET Software Developer
12 19 (4.59%) Software Engineer
13 18 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
14 15 (3.62%) Applications Developer
15 14 (3.38%) Junior Developer
15 14 (3.38%) Junior
16 12 (2.90%) Graduate
16 12 (2.90%) Programmer
17 9 (2.17%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 414 (100.00%) .NET
2 285 (68.84%) ASP.NET
3 197 (47.58%) HTML
4 157 (37.92%) CSS
5 99 (23.91%) jQuery
6 92 (22.22%) Web Services
7 86 (20.77%) .NET Framework
8 81 (19.57%) WCF
9 78 (18.84%) XML
10 65 (15.70%) ASP.NET MVC
11 62 (14.98%) Ajax
12 51 (12.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 47 (11.35%) WPF
14 45 (10.87%) WinForms
15 36 (8.70%) LINQ
15 36 (8.70%) JSON
16 30 (7.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 29 (7.00%) HTML5
18 25 (6.04%) XHTML
19 21 (5.07%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 29 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 9 (2.17%) N-Tier
5 8 (1.93%) Web 2.0
6 6 (1.45%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.21%) iPhone
8 4 (0.97%) Statistics
8 4 (0.97%) Mathematics
8 4 (0.97%) Economics
9 3 (0.72%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (0.72%) User Experience
10 2 (0.48%) Replication
10 2 (0.48%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.24%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.24%) NHS
11 1 (0.24%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 73 (17.63%) Windows
2 17 (4.11%) Apple iOS
3 8 (1.93%) Android
4 6 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.97%) Linux
5 4 (0.97%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.97%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.48%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.24%) UNIX
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (31.64%) MVC
2 87 (21.01%) Software Engineering
3 71 (17.15%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (9.42%) Scrum
5 33 (7.97%) TDD
5 33 (7.97%) OO
6 29 (7.00%) Unit Testing
7 25 (6.04%) Web Development
8 23 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (4.11%) Web Application Development
10 16 (3.86%) E-Commerce
11 15 (3.62%) Migration
11 15 (3.62%) Time Management
12 14 (3.38%) Responsive Web Design
12 14 (3.38%) ITIL
13 13 (3.14%) OOP
14 11 (2.66%) OOD
15 10 (2.42%) Logistics
15 10 (2.42%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (2.17%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 332 (80.19%) C#
2 225 (54.35%) SQL
3 184 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 65 (15.70%) VB
5 42 (10.14%) T-SQL
6 32 (7.73%) C++
7 29 (7.00%) VB6
8 19 (4.59%) PHP
9 14 (3.38%) VBScript
10 12 (2.90%) Java
11 10 (2.42%) PL/SQL
12 6 (1.45%) C
13 5 (1.21%) Embedded C
13 5 (1.21%) Ruby
14 4 (0.97%) VBA
14 4 (0.97%) Perl
14 4 (0.97%) COBOL
14 4 (0.97%) Pascal
15 3 (0.72%) XAML
15 3 (0.72%) RPG
Qualifications
1 63 (15.22%) Degree
2 10 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.17%) MCP
4 7 (1.69%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.21%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.72%) HND
7 2 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.24%) MCSE
8 1 (0.24%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.48%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 112 (27.05%) Microsoft
2 75 (18.12%) Oracle
3 14 (3.38%) Adobe
3 14 (3.38%) Apple
4 5 (1.21%) Facebook
5 4 (0.97%) Endeca
5 4 (0.97%) Metastorm
5 4 (0.97%) RedPrairie
6 2 (0.48%) Progress
6 2 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.24%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.24%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.24%) Twitter
7 1 (0.24%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.24%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.24%) Teradata
7 1 (0.24%) VMware
7 1 (0.24%) Thunderhead
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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