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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 42 54 59
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 14 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.86% 0.50% 1.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.79% 0.81% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 7
Average salary £30,000 £28,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
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
242 247 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 49.49% 61.14% 63.93%
Number of salaries quoted 218 226 339
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 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 +3 14 £30,000 +4.34%
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (94.12%) C#
3 25 (73.53%) SQL Server
4 19 (55.88%) ASP.NET
4 19 (55.88%) JavaScript
4 19 (55.88%) jQuery
5 18 (52.94%) VB
6 15 (44.12%) HTML
7 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (38.24%) TDD
8 13 (38.24%) VB6
8 13 (38.24%) Migration
8 13 (38.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (35.29%) Degree
9 12 (35.29%) Computer Science
10 11 (32.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (32.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (29.41%) HND
12 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
12 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
12 6 (17.65%) Ajax
12 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (14.71%) SQL
13 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (11.76%) RDBMS
14 4 (11.76%) Java
14 4 (11.76%) MVC
14 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (5.88%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (73.53%) SQL Server
2 11 (32.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (32.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (11.76%) RDBMS
5 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.88%) PROIV
3 1 (2.94%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.94%) Selenium
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Developer
2 17 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 10 (29.41%) Graduate
3 10 (29.41%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (29.41%) Administrator
4 9 (26.47%) Programmer
4 9 (26.47%) Software Engineer
4 9 (26.47%) .NET Programmer
4 9 (26.47%) Software Programmer
4 9 (26.47%) C# Programmer
4 9 (26.47%) Software Applications Engineer
5 7 (20.59%) Junior
5 7 (20.59%) Junior Developer
6 6 (17.65%) Graduate Developer
7 5 (14.71%) Junior Software Developer
7 5 (14.71%) Junior Software Engineer
7 5 (14.71%) Junior Programmer
7 5 (14.71%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 5 (14.71%) Graduate Programmer
7 5 (14.71%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (55.88%) ASP.NET
2 19 (55.88%) jQuery
3 15 (44.12%) HTML
4 13 (38.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (17.65%) Ajax
6 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.88%) WCF
7 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (5.88%) CSS
7 2 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Computer Science
2 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.76%) User Experience
4 2 (5.88%) Kindle
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (38.24%) TDD
2 13 (38.24%) Migration
3 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
3 4 (11.76%) BDD
3 4 (11.76%) MVC
4 3 (8.82%) Practice Management
4 3 (8.82%) SDLC
4 3 (8.82%) Time Management
5 2 (5.88%) Web Development
5 2 (5.88%) OO
6 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.94%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.94%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Release Management
6 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.94%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 32 (94.12%) C#
2 19 (55.88%) JavaScript
3 18 (52.94%) VB
4 13 (38.24%) VB6
5 5 (14.71%) SQL
6 4 (11.76%) Java
7 2 (5.88%) C++
7 2 (5.88%) PHP
7 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Degree
2 10 (29.41%) HND
3 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle
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Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Suffolk
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Posted: 3 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
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Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
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