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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 16 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 21 63 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 11.80% 21.00% 26.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.81% 31.82% 37.61%
Number of salaries quoted 20 46 39
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -20.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,750 £39,000
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
106 198 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 59.55% 66.00% 70.78%
Number of salaries quoted 92 155 105
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £68,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 27 May 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 27 May 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 58 (100.00%) .NET
2 50 (86.21%) ASP.NET
3 49 (84.48%) C#
4 35 (60.34%) MVC
5 32 (55.17%) SQL
6 31 (53.45%) HTML
6 31 (53.45%) CSS
7 26 (44.83%) SQL Server
8 24 (41.38%) VB
8 24 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (39.66%) XML
10 22 (37.93%) HTML5
11 17 (29.31%) Web Development
12 16 (27.59%) IIS
13 13 (22.41%) Ruby
13 13 (22.41%) Git (software)
13 13 (22.41%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (20.69%) BDD
14 12 (20.69%) NoSQL
14 12 (20.69%) RESTful
14 12 (20.69%) Node.js
14 12 (20.69%) WCF
14 12 (20.69%) Web Application Development
14 12 (20.69%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (20.69%) TDD
15 10 (17.24%) VB6
15 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
15 10 (17.24%) JavaScript
16 9 (15.52%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (27.59%) IIS
2 12 (20.69%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (13.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.72%) Intranet
2 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 12 (20.69%) NoSQL
3 7 (12.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (10.34%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (22.41%) Git (software)
2 8 (13.79%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.45%) AccuRev
3 2 (3.45%) JIRA
4 1 (1.72%) Ant
4 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.72%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.72%) Hudson
4 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.72%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.72%) Subversion
4 1 (1.72%) Maven
General
1 8 (13.79%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Back Office
3 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (87.93%) Developer
2 30 (51.72%) .NET Developer
3 21 (36.21%) Web Developer
4 9 (15.52%) VB.NET Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Lead Developer
6 4 (6.90%) VB Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (5.17%) VB6 Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.45%) Senior VB.NET Developer
8 2 (3.45%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (3.45%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Development Manager
8 2 (3.45%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Applications Support
8 2 (3.45%) C# Developer
9 1 (1.72%) Analyst Developer
9 1 (1.72%) ASP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (100.00%) .NET
2 50 (86.21%) ASP.NET
3 31 (53.45%) HTML
3 31 (53.45%) CSS
4 23 (39.66%) XML
5 22 (37.93%) HTML5
6 13 (22.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (20.69%) RESTful
7 12 (20.69%) WCF
7 12 (20.69%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (15.52%) Ajax
9 7 (12.07%) jQuery
10 5 (8.62%) .NET Framework
11 4 (6.90%) COM+
12 3 (5.17%) Software Packaging
12 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 1 (1.72%) CSS3
13 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 1 (1.72%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.72%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (60.34%) MVC
2 24 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (29.31%) Web Development
4 12 (20.69%) TDD
4 12 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (20.69%) BDD
4 12 (20.69%) Web Application Development
5 8 (13.79%) OOP
5 8 (13.79%) OO
6 5 (8.62%) Mentoring
7 4 (6.90%) E-Commerce
8 3 (5.17%) Migration
9 2 (3.45%) People Management
9 2 (3.45%) Multithreading
10 1 (1.72%) Low Latency
10 1 (1.72%) SDLC
10 1 (1.72%) Software Engineering
10 1 (1.72%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (84.48%) C#
2 32 (55.17%) SQL
3 24 (41.38%) VB
4 13 (22.41%) Ruby
5 10 (17.24%) JavaScript
5 10 (17.24%) VB6
6 7 (12.07%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.72%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.34%) Cognos
3 1 (1.72%) SAP
3 1 (1.72%) Citrix
3 1 (1.72%) Remedy
Stoke on Trent
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + +FE Car, Bonus, Bens
Posted: 21 days ago