The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 34 47 31
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 37 22 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.99% 3.42% 5.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.63% 6.40% 10.83%
Number of salaries quoted 36 22 29
Average salary £40,000 £31,700 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.18% -9.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £19,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,050 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
VB.NET
North East

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

Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
348 344 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 65.78% 53.42% 52.07%
Number of salaries quoted 307 302 245
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

VB.NET
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +20 36 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Gateshead -16 1 £35,000 -5.53%
Sunderland - 1 £35,000 -
Tyneside - 1 £40,000 -
VB.NET
North East

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 63 (100.00%) .NET
2 56 (88.89%) C#
3 50 (79.37%) ASP.NET
4 47 (74.60%) MVC
5 42 (66.67%) SQL Server
6 36 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 33 (52.38%) HTML
8 32 (50.79%) SQL
8 32 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (46.03%) JavaScript
9 29 (46.03%) VB
10 28 (44.44%) CSS
11 24 (38.10%) TDD
12 22 (34.92%) XML
12 22 (34.92%) Scrum
13 16 (25.40%) WCF
13 16 (25.40%) WPF
13 16 (25.40%) Dependency Injection
14 15 (23.81%) Ninject
14 15 (23.81%) Web Application Development
14 15 (23.81%) T-SQL
15 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
15 14 (22.22%) .NET Framework
16 11 (17.46%) WinForms
17 10 (15.87%) LINQ
18 9 (14.29%) Client/Server
19 8 (12.70%) NUnit
19 8 (12.70%) VB6
19 8 (12.70%) Ajax
19 8 (12.70%) Rhino Mocks

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 7 (11.11%) Node.js
2 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) Intranet
1 1 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.17%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (12.70%) NUnit
1 8 (12.70%) MSTest
1 8 (12.70%) Rhino Mocks
1 8 (12.70%) Moq
2 6 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (7.94%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (4.76%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.59%) AccuRev
5 1 (1.59%) JIRA
General
1 7 (11.11%) Games
2 4 (6.35%) Back Office
3 1 (1.59%) Retail
3 1 (1.59%) German Language
Job Titles
1 58 (92.06%) Developer
2 41 (65.08%) .NET Developer
3 15 (23.81%) Senior Developer
4 14 (22.22%) Senior .NET Developer
5 13 (20.63%) Software Developer
6 6 (9.52%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Applications Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Applications Support
7 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.17%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.17%) C# Software Engineer
9 1 (1.59%) Graduate Developer
9 1 (1.59%) .NET Software Engineer
9 1 (1.59%) .NET Programmer
9 1 (1.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (1.59%) C# Software Developer
9 1 (1.59%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (100.00%) .NET
2 50 (79.37%) ASP.NET
3 36 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 33 (52.38%) HTML
5 28 (44.44%) CSS
6 22 (34.92%) XML
7 16 (25.40%) WCF
7 16 (25.40%) WPF
8 15 (23.81%) Ninject
9 14 (22.22%) .NET Framework
10 11 (17.46%) WinForms
11 10 (15.87%) LINQ
12 8 (12.70%) Ajax
12 8 (12.70%) Castle Windsor
12 8 (12.70%) Spring.NET
12 8 (12.70%) Unity DI Container
13 7 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
14 5 (7.94%) HTML5
14 5 (7.94%) Entity Framework
14 5 (7.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 8 (12.70%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 7 (11.11%) iPhone
4 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.17%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.59%) Physics
5 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (74.60%) MVC
2 32 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (38.10%) TDD
4 22 (34.92%) Scrum
5 16 (25.40%) Dependency Injection
6 15 (23.81%) Web Application Development
7 8 (12.70%) Mobile Development
7 8 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (12.70%) Kanban
8 7 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
9 5 (7.94%) Web Development
10 4 (6.35%) Software Engineering
10 4 (6.35%) SDLC
10 4 (6.35%) MVVM
11 3 (4.76%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.76%) Release Management
11 3 (4.76%) ERP
11 3 (4.76%) Project Management
12 2 (3.17%) OO
12 2 (3.17%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 56 (88.89%) C#
2 32 (50.79%) SQL
3 29 (46.03%) JavaScript
3 29 (46.03%) VB
4 15 (23.81%) T-SQL
5 8 (12.70%) VB6
6 4 (6.35%) Java
7 3 (4.76%) Delphi
7 3 (4.76%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.17%) C++
9 1 (1.59%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.59%) ANSI SQL
9 1 (1.59%) Fortran
9 1 (1.59%) Pascal
9 1 (1.59%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.11%) Google
2 7 (11.11%) Oracle
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