The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 59 55 33
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -22
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 3 10 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.65% 2.02% 8.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.02% 3.01% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 46
Average salary £22,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
VB.NET
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
295 332 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 64.27% 67.07% 71.53%
Number of salaries quoted 245 300 382
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Suffolk

VB.NET
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) VB
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) VB6
3 6 (75.00%) C#
4 5 (62.50%) C++
4 5 (62.50%) Java
4 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
4 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
4 5 (62.50%) Degree
4 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
4 5 (62.50%) Android
4 5 (62.50%) Android SDK
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 2 (25.00%) VBA
6 2 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (12.50%) Web Services
7 1 (12.50%) XML
7 1 (12.50%) XSLT
7 1 (12.50%) SOA
7 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (12.50%) TDD
7 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Junior
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Junior Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) Android SDK
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) VB
2 7 (87.50%) VB6
3 6 (75.00%) C#
4 5 (62.50%) C++
4 5 (62.50%) Java
4 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
5 2 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
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