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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 11 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 32 43 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 11.31% 16.48% 29.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.18% 25.15% 42.64%
Number of salaries quoted 27 43 53
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
176 171 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 62.19% 65.52% 68.25%
Number of salaries quoted 124 138 119
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 16 September 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 102 (100.00%) .NET
2 98 (96.08%) C#
3 78 (76.47%) SQL
4 73 (71.57%) ASP.NET
5 41 (40.20%) CSS
5 41 (40.20%) HTML
6 34 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 33 (32.35%) SQL Server
8 30 (29.41%) T-SQL
8 30 (29.41%) VB
8 30 (29.41%) MS Excel
9 29 (28.43%) MVC
10 27 (26.47%) HTML5
11 26 (25.49%) Web Development
12 25 (24.51%) XML
13 23 (22.55%) Mentoring
14 22 (21.57%) JavaScript
15 21 (20.59%) E-Commerce
15 21 (20.59%) N-Tier
16 20 (19.61%) ASP.NET MVC
16 20 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
17 19 (18.63%) jQuery
17 19 (18.63%) OO
18 17 (16.67%) Ajax
19 16 (15.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 15 (14.71%) OOP
20 15 (14.71%) Visual Studio
20 15 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
20 15 (14.71%) VB6
21 14 (13.73%) Games

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 10 (9.80%) IIS
2 2 (1.96%) Node.js
Applications
1 30 (29.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.78%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.88%) HTTP
3 2 (1.96%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (0.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (32.35%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.78%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (7.84%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (4.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.96%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.96%) OLTP
5 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 15 (14.71%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.90%) JIRA
3 4 (3.92%) Subversion
3 4 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.92%) Mercurial
3 4 (3.92%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.98%) NUnit
General
1 14 (13.73%) Games
2 11 (10.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 76 (74.51%) Developer
2 53 (51.96%) .NET Developer
3 23 (22.55%) C# Developer
4 21 (20.59%) VB.NET Developer
5 16 (15.69%) Web Developer
6 15 (14.71%) Senior Developer
6 15 (14.71%) ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (14.71%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (12.75%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (10.78%) Team Leader
8 11 (10.78%) Lead Developer
8 11 (10.78%) Senior .NET Developer
8 11 (10.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (9.80%) .NET Team Leader
9 10 (9.80%) Development Team Leader
10 9 (8.82%) C# Web Developer
11 7 (6.86%) Software Engineer
12 6 (5.88%) Systems Developer
13 4 (3.92%) Release Engineer
13 4 (3.92%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (100.00%) .NET
2 73 (71.57%) ASP.NET
3 41 (40.20%) CSS
3 41 (40.20%) HTML
4 27 (26.47%) HTML5
5 25 (24.51%) XML
6 20 (19.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (18.63%) jQuery
8 17 (16.67%) Ajax
9 16 (15.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 14 (13.73%) WinForms
11 11 (10.78%) Software Packaging
12 10 (9.80%) .NET Framework
13 8 (7.84%) Middleware
14 6 (5.88%) WCF
14 6 (5.88%) CSS3
14 6 (5.88%) XHTML
15 5 (4.90%) XSLT
16 2 (1.96%) WF
16 2 (1.96%) .NET Remoting
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.59%) N-Tier
2 11 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.86%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.96%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.96%) Physics
4 2 (1.96%) SCADA
4 2 (1.96%) Online Gambling
4 2 (1.96%) Streaming Video
5 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.76%) Windows
2 2 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (28.43%) MVC
2 26 (25.49%) Web Development
3 23 (22.55%) Mentoring
4 21 (20.59%) E-Commerce
5 20 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (18.63%) OO
7 15 (14.71%) OOP
7 15 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (11.76%) Software Engineering
9 11 (10.78%) Migration
10 8 (7.84%) Unit Testing
11 7 (6.86%) SOA
12 6 (5.88%) Low Latency
12 6 (5.88%) OOD
13 5 (4.90%) SEO
14 4 (3.92%) Resource Management
14 4 (3.92%) Software Deployment
14 4 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
15 3 (2.94%) Web Design
15 3 (2.94%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 98 (96.08%) C#
2 78 (76.47%) SQL
3 30 (29.41%) T-SQL
3 30 (29.41%) VB
4 22 (21.57%) JavaScript
5 15 (14.71%) VB6
6 4 (3.92%) Ruby
6 4 (3.92%) Python
7 2 (1.96%) VBScript
7 2 (1.96%) PHP
7 2 (1.96%) C++
8 1 (0.98%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (8.82%) Degree
2 7 (6.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.90%) Oracle
2 5 (4.90%) AccuRev
3 2 (1.96%) Infragistics
4 1 (0.98%) Progress
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: DOE + Bonus + Overtime
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
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