The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 72 62 46
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -16
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 2 12 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.34% 1.85% 3.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.43% 3.19% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 21
Average salary £26,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £32,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
466 376 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 78.85% 58.11% 55.68%
Number of salaries quoted 356 336 314
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
VB.NET
East of England

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 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -17 1 £20,000 -42.85%
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (30.00%) WCF
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) XML
5 3 (30.00%) OO
6 2 (20.00%) Apache
6 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) MVC
6 2 (20.00%) CMS
6 2 (20.00%) LAMP
6 2 (20.00%) MySQL
6 2 (20.00%) Perl
6 2 (20.00%) PHP
6 2 (20.00%) SilverStripe
6 2 (20.00%) WAMP
6 2 (20.00%) Content Management
6 2 (20.00%) OO PHP
6 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (10.00%) Ajax

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) CMS
1 2 (20.00%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) IT Support
5 1 (10.00%) Graduate
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Junior
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (30.00%) WCF
4 3 (30.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) LAMP
5 2 (20.00%) WAMP
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (10.00%) Ajax
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (10.00%) jQuery
6 1 (10.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) OO
2 2 (20.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) Content Management
2 2 (20.00%) OO PHP
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) MVVM
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) Perl
5 2 (20.00%) PHP
6 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle