The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 50 19 32
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +13
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 21 63 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 3.17% 10.18% 6.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.38% 22.74% 11.65%
Number of salaries quoted 21 62 27
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £29,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB.NET
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Programming Languages Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
224 277 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 33.84% 44.75% 53.52%
Number of salaries quoted 190 248 244
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,650 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 28 November 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Swindon

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (94.12%) C#
3 26 (76.47%) ASP.NET
4 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
4 16 (47.06%) MVC
5 14 (41.18%) HTML
5 14 (41.18%) CSS
5 14 (41.18%) jQuery
5 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
7 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (32.35%) Degree
8 10 (29.41%) SQL
8 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
9 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (26.47%) Computer Science
10 8 (23.53%) HTML5
10 8 (23.53%) CSS3
10 8 (23.53%) AngularJS
10 8 (23.53%) Windows
10 8 (23.53%) TDD
11 7 (20.59%) Retail
11 7 (20.59%) Scrum
11 7 (20.59%) OO
11 7 (20.59%) Adobe
11 7 (20.59%) Apple
11 7 (20.59%) Fireworks
11 7 (20.59%) Photoshop
11 7 (20.59%) Responsive Web Design

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (5.88%) CMS
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 7 (20.59%) Fireworks
2 7 (20.59%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (20.59%) Retail
2 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.88%) Back Office
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.94%) Finance
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (82.35%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) .NET Developer
3 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Applications Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Developer
5 5 (14.71%) C# Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Web Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior .NET Web Developer
6 4 (11.76%) .NET Web Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (8.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (8.82%) UI Developer
7 3 (8.82%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (8.82%) UI Programmer
7 3 (8.82%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Junior
8 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (76.47%) ASP.NET
3 14 (41.18%) CSS
3 14 (41.18%) jQuery
3 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (41.18%) HTML
4 8 (23.53%) HTML5
4 8 (23.53%) CSS3
4 8 (23.53%) AngularJS
5 5 (14.71%) .NET Framework
5 5 (14.71%) Web Services
6 4 (11.76%) WinForms
6 4 (11.76%) Ajax
7 1 (2.94%) Classic ASP
7 1 (2.94%) XML
7 1 (2.94%) XSLT
7 1 (2.94%) WCF
7 1 (2.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.94%) User Experience
2 1 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
2 7 (20.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) MVC
2 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (23.53%) TDD
4 7 (20.59%) OO
4 7 (20.59%) Unit Testing
4 7 (20.59%) Time Management
4 7 (20.59%) Scrum
4 7 (20.59%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (11.76%) iOS Development
6 2 (5.88%) MVVM
6 2 (5.88%) Content Management
6 2 (5.88%) Document Management
6 2 (5.88%) Automated Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Performance Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Stress Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 32 (94.12%) C#
2 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 10 (29.41%) SQL
4 5 (14.71%) VB
5 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.94%) PHP
5 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) Degree
2 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (11.76%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.59%) Adobe
2 7 (20.59%) Apple
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) Intergraph
4 1 (2.94%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) Twitter