The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 41 44 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 21 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.41% 3.17% 3.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.23% 5.93% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 18
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
337 270 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 54.80% 53.47% 53.65%
Number of salaries quoted 265 233 257
Average salary £31,600 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.73% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,650 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB.NET
North East

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 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
(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 0 14 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Gateshead - 5 £37,050 -
VB.NET
North East

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (94.29%) C#
3 27 (77.14%) ASP.NET
4 16 (45.71%) SQL Server
5 14 (40.00%) VB
6 13 (37.14%) SQL
7 12 (34.29%) HTML
8 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
9 10 (28.57%) Finance
9 10 (28.57%) Ajax
10 9 (25.71%) MVC
10 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
11 8 (22.86%) CSS
11 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
11 8 (22.86%) TDD
12 7 (20.00%) Google
12 7 (20.00%) Advertising
12 7 (20.00%) WCF
12 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
12 7 (20.00%) Ninject
12 7 (20.00%) Web Application Development
12 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 6 (17.14%) Mobile App
13 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (17.14%) KnockoutJS
13 6 (17.14%) Node.js
13 6 (17.14%) Domain-Driven Design
13 6 (17.14%) Android
13 6 (17.14%) iPhone

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
2 6 (17.14%) Node.js
3 4 (11.43%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.86%) CMS
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
4 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (45.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Ranorex
2 3 (8.57%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.86%) NUnit
3 1 (2.86%) MSTest
3 1 (2.86%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (2.86%) Moq
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Advertising
3 6 (17.14%) Games
4 3 (8.57%) Marketing
5 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
5 2 (5.71%) Retail
6 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.86%) Law
Job Titles
1 30 (85.71%) Developer
2 26 (74.29%) .NET Developer
3 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (17.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (17.14%) C# Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Test Team Leader
5 3 (8.57%) Team Leader
5 3 (8.57%) VB.NET Developer
5 3 (8.57%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Automation Team Leader
6 2 (5.71%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Junior
6 2 (5.71%) Junior Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Junior .NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (77.14%) ASP.NET
3 12 (34.29%) HTML
4 10 (28.57%) Ajax
5 8 (22.86%) CSS
6 7 (20.00%) WCF
6 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (20.00%) Ninject
6 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 6 (17.14%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (14.29%) LINQ
8 5 (14.29%) jQuery
9 2 (5.71%) WinForms
10 1 (2.86%) XHTML
10 1 (2.86%) SOAP
10 1 (2.86%) Web Services
10 1 (2.86%) XML
10 1 (2.86%) Classic ASP
10 1 (2.86%) .NET Remoting
10 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Mobile App
1 6 (17.14%) iPhone
2 1 (2.86%) Tandem
2 1 (2.86%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Android
2 2 (5.71%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) MVC
2 8 (22.86%) TDD
3 7 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
3 7 (20.00%) Web Application Development
4 6 (17.14%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 5 (14.29%) Automation Testing
6 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.57%) Automated Testing
7 3 (8.57%) Regression Testing
7 3 (8.57%) Web Development
7 3 (8.57%) Performance Testing
7 3 (8.57%) Integration Testing
7 3 (8.57%) Functional Testing
8 2 (5.71%) CRM
8 2 (5.71%) ERP
8 2 (5.71%) Scrum
9 1 (2.86%) Pair Programming
9 1 (2.86%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (94.29%) C#
2 14 (40.00%) VB
3 13 (37.14%) SQL
4 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) Google
3 5 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) SAP
4 1 (2.86%) Epicor
4 1 (2.86%) Sage
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