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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 51 68 57
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -11
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 18 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.75% 1.57% 2.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.24% 2.01% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 20
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
425 448 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 64.98% 78.18% 60.55%
Number of salaries quoted 406 337 395
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Ipswich +5 18 £27,500 +37.50% 2
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) jQuery
2 18 (94.74%) ASP.NET
3 15 (78.95%) HTML
4 14 (73.68%) SQL Server
5 13 (68.42%) VB
5 13 (68.42%) Migration
5 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (68.42%) TDD
5 13 (68.42%) VB6
5 13 (68.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
7 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
7 5 (26.32%) Ajax
8 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
8 4 (21.05%) BDD
8 4 (21.05%) User Experience
9 2 (10.53%) CSS
10 1 (5.26%) Web Services
10 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
10 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
10 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (5.26%) IIS
10 1 (5.26%) Oracle
10 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
10 1 (5.26%) SQL
10 1 (5.26%) MVC

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) PROIV
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (89.47%) Software Developer
3 9 (47.37%) .NET Programmer
3 9 (47.37%) Software Programmer
3 9 (47.37%) C# Programmer
3 9 (47.37%) Software Applications Engineer
3 9 (47.37%) Software Engineer
3 9 (47.37%) Programmer
3 9 (47.37%) Graduate
4 5 (26.32%) Junior
4 5 (26.32%) Junior Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Graduate Software Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Graduate Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Junior Software Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Junior Software Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Applications Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Junior Programmer
4 5 (26.32%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Graduate Programmer
5 4 (21.05%) Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) jQuery
2 18 (94.74%) ASP.NET
3 15 (78.95%) HTML
4 13 (68.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (26.32%) Ajax
6 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
7 2 (10.53%) CSS
8 1 (5.26%) Web Services
8 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Kindle
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Migration
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (68.42%) TDD
2 4 (21.05%) BDD
3 1 (5.26%) MVC
3 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (68.42%) VB
2 13 (68.42%) VB6
3 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
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