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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 39 46 27
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -19
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 32 19 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.98% 3.21% 7.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.91% 5.76% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 30 18 40
Average salary £35,250 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £18,550 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £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
359 330 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 67.10% 55.74% 49.55%
Number of salaries quoted 308 306 249
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +10 26 £35,250 +12.80% 3
North Shields - 3 £37,500 -
Gateshead - 3 £32,500 -
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 22 May 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 70 (100.00%) .NET
2 58 (82.86%) C#
3 52 (74.29%) ASP.NET
4 49 (70.00%) SQL Server
5 47 (67.14%) MVC
6 38 (54.29%) HTML
6 38 (54.29%) SQL
7 34 (48.57%) JavaScript
8 33 (47.14%) CSS
9 30 (42.86%) VB
10 29 (41.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 27 (38.57%) WPF
12 26 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
13 23 (32.86%) T-SQL
13 23 (32.86%) XML
14 22 (31.43%) TDD
15 19 (27.14%) Microsoft
16 18 (25.71%) .NET Framework
17 17 (24.29%) Ajax
17 17 (24.29%) LINQ
18 16 (22.86%) Client/Server
19 15 (21.43%) WCF
20 14 (20.00%) WinForms
21 13 (18.57%) VB6
22 11 (15.71%) jQuery
22 11 (15.71%) Dependency Injection
22 11 (15.71%) Scrum
22 11 (15.71%) MS Excel
22 11 (15.71%) Visual Studio
22 11 (15.71%) Mobile Development

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (10.00%) Node.js
2 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (15.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) Intranet
1 1 (1.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.14%) MySQL
4 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (15.71%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.71%) NUnit
3 4 (5.71%) MSTest
3 4 (5.71%) Moq
4 3 (4.29%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (4.29%) ReSharper
4 3 (4.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.43%) AccuRev
5 1 (1.43%) JIRA
General
1 7 (10.00%) Games
2 5 (7.14%) German Language
2 5 (7.14%) Finance
2 5 (7.14%) Advertising
3 4 (5.71%) Back Office
4 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 65 (92.86%) Developer
2 38 (54.29%) .NET Developer
3 18 (25.71%) Software Developer
4 11 (15.71%) Senior Developer
5 10 (14.29%) Software Engineer
6 8 (11.43%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (8.57%) Graduate
8 5 (7.14%) Junior .NET Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Junior Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Junior
9 3 (4.29%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.29%) C# Software Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Applications Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Applications Support
9 3 (4.29%) AWS Developer
10 2 (2.86%) Web Developer
10 2 (2.86%) Support Engineer
10 2 (2.86%) VB.NET Developer
10 2 (2.86%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (100.00%) .NET
2 52 (74.29%) ASP.NET
3 38 (54.29%) HTML
4 33 (47.14%) CSS
5 29 (41.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 27 (38.57%) WPF
7 23 (32.86%) XML
8 18 (25.71%) .NET Framework
9 17 (24.29%) Ajax
9 17 (24.29%) LINQ
10 15 (21.43%) WCF
11 14 (20.00%) WinForms
12 11 (15.71%) jQuery
13 10 (14.29%) HTML5
13 10 (14.29%) Ninject
14 9 (12.86%) Entity Framework
14 9 (12.86%) Web Services
15 8 (11.43%) ADO.NET
16 7 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
17 5 (7.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.86%) Client/Server
2 7 (10.00%) iPhone
2 7 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.29%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.43%) Physics
5 1 (1.43%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.00%) Android
2 6 (8.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (67.14%) MVC
2 26 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (31.43%) TDD
4 11 (15.71%) Dependency Injection
4 11 (15.71%) Scrum
4 11 (15.71%) Mobile Development
5 10 (14.29%) Web Application Development
5 10 (14.29%) Web Development
6 8 (11.43%) OO
6 8 (11.43%) MVVM
7 7 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
7 7 (10.00%) Project Management
7 7 (10.00%) CRM
8 5 (7.14%) Time Management
8 5 (7.14%) Analytics
8 5 (7.14%) Waterfall
8 5 (7.14%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.14%) PRINCE2
8 5 (7.14%) ITIL
8 5 (7.14%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (82.86%) C#
2 38 (54.29%) SQL
3 34 (48.57%) JavaScript
4 30 (42.86%) VB
5 23 (32.86%) T-SQL
6 13 (18.57%) VB6
7 5 (7.14%) TypeScript
8 4 (5.71%) Java
9 3 (4.29%) PL/SQL
9 3 (4.29%) Delphi
10 2 (2.86%) C++
11 1 (1.43%) Pascal
11 1 (1.43%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) PMBOK
2 2 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (27.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.00%) Google
2 7 (10.00%) Oracle
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