The first table below looks at the demand for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 23 July 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 Swindon region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 54 23 44
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +21
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 17 37 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.67% 7.20% 4.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.86% 15.10% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 26
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +10.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Programming Languages Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
290 245 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 45.60% 47.67% 47.25%
Number of salaries quoted 245 186 242
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB.NET
Wiltshire

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Swindon

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Swindon

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (86.21%) SQL Server
3 24 (82.76%) C#
4 23 (79.31%) ASP.NET
5 17 (58.62%) MVC
6 14 (48.28%) HTML
6 14 (48.28%) JavaScript
6 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
7 11 (37.93%) Web Services
8 10 (34.48%) Windows
8 10 (34.48%) .NET Framework
9 9 (31.03%) jQuery
9 9 (31.03%) CSS
9 9 (31.03%) SQL
10 8 (27.59%) Document Management
11 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (24.14%) MVVM
11 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
11 7 (24.14%) Oracle
11 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (20.69%) WCF
13 5 (17.24%) Degree
13 5 (17.24%) Ajax
13 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (17.24%) OO
14 4 (13.79%) N-Tier
14 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
14 4 (13.79%) MCP
14 4 (13.79%) Scrum

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 (6.90%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) LiveLink
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Google Analytics
2 2 (6.90%) SmartPlant
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (86.21%) SQL Server
2 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
3 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.45%) MySQL
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) Moq
General
1 1 (3.45%) Back Office
1 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) Banking
1 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Developer
2 12 (41.38%) .NET Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Web Developer
4 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (13.79%) .NET Web Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior .NET Web Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Web Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Applications Support
6 3 (10.34%) Lead Developer
7 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (6.90%) .NET Applications Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Applications Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (79.31%) ASP.NET
3 14 (48.28%) HTML
4 11 (37.93%) Web Services
5 10 (34.48%) .NET Framework
6 9 (31.03%) jQuery
6 9 (31.03%) CSS
7 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (20.69%) WCF
9 5 (17.24%) Ajax
10 4 (13.79%) REST
10 4 (13.79%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (13.79%) WPF
10 4 (13.79%) LINQ
10 4 (13.79%) HTML5
10 4 (13.79%) WinForms
11 3 (10.34%) XML
11 3 (10.34%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) N-Tier
2 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) MVC
2 8 (27.59%) Document Management
3 7 (24.14%) MVVM
4 5 (17.24%) OO
4 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.79%) TDD
5 4 (13.79%) Scrum
6 3 (10.34%) Analytics
6 3 (10.34%) Time Management
6 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.34%) SEO
6 3 (10.34%) Workflow
6 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Performance Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Stress Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Multithreading
7 2 (6.90%) Content Management
7 2 (6.90%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) C#
2 14 (48.28%) JavaScript
3 9 (31.03%) SQL
4 4 (13.79%) XAML
5 2 (6.90%) Java
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (17.24%) Degree
3 4 (13.79%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) Google
4 1 (3.45%) Intergraph
4 1 (3.45%) Kofax
4 1 (3.45%) Open Text