The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 11 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 33 47 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 17.93% 18.01% 30.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.50% 26.40% 46.32%
Number of salaries quoted 32 31 40
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
VB.NET
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Programming Languages Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
120 178 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 65.22% 68.20% 66.43%
Number of salaries quoted 110 134 88
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Stoke-on-Trent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Stoke-on-Trent region.

VB.NET Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 68 (100.00%) .NET
2 60 (88.24%) ASP.NET
3 56 (82.35%) C#
4 40 (58.82%) SQL
5 35 (51.47%) HTML
5 35 (51.47%) CSS
6 34 (50.00%) MVC
7 30 (44.12%) SQL Server
8 26 (38.24%) VB
9 24 (35.29%) XML
9 24 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (33.82%) HTML5
11 17 (25.00%) Web Development
12 16 (23.53%) OO
12 16 (23.53%) IIS
13 15 (22.06%) OOP
14 14 (20.59%) VB6
15 12 (17.65%) TDD
15 12 (17.65%) Visual Studio
15 12 (17.65%) JavaScript
16 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
16 11 (16.18%) jQuery
16 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET MVC
17 10 (14.71%) BDD
17 10 (14.71%) NoSQL
17 10 (14.71%) WCF
17 10 (14.71%) Git (software)
17 10 (14.71%) RESTful
17 10 (14.71%) Node.js
17 10 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web API

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 16 (23.53%) IIS
2 10 (14.71%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (13.24%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.47%) Intranet
2 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (44.12%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.71%) NoSQL
3 7 (10.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (8.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (8.82%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 10 (14.71%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.47%) AccuRev
3 1 (1.47%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.47%) NUnit
3 1 (1.47%) JIRA
General
1 9 (13.24%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.94%) Back Office
2 2 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (1.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 58 (85.29%) Developer
2 36 (52.94%) .NET Developer
3 21 (30.88%) Web Developer
4 13 (19.12%) VB.NET Developer
5 7 (10.29%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.82%) Lead Developer
6 6 (8.82%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Team Leader
7 4 (5.88%) VB Developer
8 3 (4.41%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Development Manager
8 3 (4.41%) Development Team Leader
8 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.41%) VB6 Developer
8 3 (4.41%) .NET Team Leader
8 3 (4.41%) Senior VB.NET Developer
9 2 (2.94%) .NET Software Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) Senior Systems Developer
9 2 (2.94%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (100.00%) .NET
2 60 (88.24%) ASP.NET
3 35 (51.47%) CSS
3 35 (51.47%) HTML
4 24 (35.29%) XML
5 23 (33.82%) HTML5
6 11 (16.18%) jQuery
6 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (14.71%) WCF
7 10 (14.71%) RESTful
7 10 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (13.24%) Ajax
9 7 (10.29%) .NET Framework
10 4 (5.88%) COM+
11 3 (4.41%) WinForms
11 3 (4.41%) Software Packaging
11 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (1.47%) JSON
12 1 (1.47%) Entity Framework
12 1 (1.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.41%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (50.00%) MVC
2 24 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (25.00%) Web Development
4 16 (23.53%) OO
5 15 (22.06%) OOP
6 12 (17.65%) TDD
7 10 (14.71%) BDD
7 10 (14.71%) Web Application Development
7 10 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (10.29%) E-Commerce
9 6 (8.82%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.41%) People Management
10 3 (4.41%) Migration
10 3 (4.41%) Software Engineering
11 2 (2.94%) Multithreading
11 2 (2.94%) Web Design
12 1 (1.47%) Kanban
12 1 (1.47%) Domain-Driven Design
12 1 (1.47%) Low Latency
12 1 (1.47%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (82.35%) C#
2 40 (58.82%) SQL
3 26 (38.24%) VB
4 14 (20.59%) VB6
5 12 (17.65%) JavaScript
6 10 (14.71%) Ruby
7 8 (11.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.82%) Cognos
3 1 (1.47%) SAP
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