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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 31 41 36
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 39 13 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.62% 3.02% 6.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.96% 5.46% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 37 12 28
Average salary £32,500 £34,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.10% +5.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,600 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
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
356 238 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 60.44% 55.22% 57.43%
Number of salaries quoted 315 211 254
Average salary £36,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,218 £45,500 £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 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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -4 21 £42,500 +18.05% 1
Gateshead -5 19 £31,000 +19.23% 1
VB.NET
North East

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (88.24%) C#
3 41 (80.39%) ASP.NET
4 37 (72.55%) MVC
5 36 (70.59%) SQL Server
6 34 (66.67%) WPF
7 31 (60.78%) HTML
7 31 (60.78%) CSS
8 29 (56.86%) SQL
9 26 (50.98%) JavaScript
10 25 (49.02%) XML
11 23 (45.10%) Client/Server
11 23 (45.10%) TDD
11 23 (45.10%) Ajax
12 18 (35.29%) LINQ
13 17 (33.33%) VB
13 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
14 16 (31.37%) T-SQL
15 14 (27.45%) ADO.NET
15 14 (27.45%) WinForms
15 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (25.49%) Web Services
16 13 (25.49%) Windows
16 13 (25.49%) Finance
17 12 (23.53%) HTML5
18 11 (21.57%) Web Development
19 10 (19.61%) Visual Studio
19 10 (19.61%) jQuery
19 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET MVC
20 9 (17.65%) MVVM

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (7.84%) IIS
2 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (9.80%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 9 (17.65%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.84%) MySQL
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Visual Studio
2 7 (13.73%) NUnit
2 7 (13.73%) MSTest
2 7 (13.73%) Moq
3 5 (9.80%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.96%) Subversion
General
1 13 (25.49%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Advertising
3 4 (7.84%) German Language
4 2 (3.92%) Retail
4 2 (3.92%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 49 (96.08%) Developer
2 25 (49.02%) .NET Developer
3 11 (21.57%) Software Developer
4 10 (19.61%) C# Developer
5 8 (15.69%) Software Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Graduate
6 5 (9.80%) Junior
6 5 (9.80%) Junior Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Junior .NET Developer
7 3 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.92%) WPF Developer
8 2 (3.92%) .NET Team Leader
9 1 (1.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (1.96%) C# Software Developer
9 1 (1.96%) SQL Developer
9 1 (1.96%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (80.39%) ASP.NET
3 34 (66.67%) WPF
4 31 (60.78%) CSS
4 31 (60.78%) HTML
5 25 (49.02%) XML
6 23 (45.10%) Ajax
7 18 (35.29%) LINQ
8 14 (27.45%) WinForms
8 14 (27.45%) ADO.NET
9 13 (25.49%) Web Services
10 12 (23.53%) HTML5
11 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (19.61%) jQuery
12 6 (11.76%) WCF
13 5 (9.80%) .NET Framework
13 5 (9.80%) JSON
13 5 (9.80%) Spring.NET
13 5 (9.80%) Castle Windsor
13 5 (9.80%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 23 (45.10%) Client/Server
2 5 (9.80%) Social Network
2 5 (9.80%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.49%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (72.55%) MVC
2 23 (45.10%) TDD
3 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (21.57%) Web Development
5 9 (17.65%) MVVM
6 8 (15.69%) OO
7 5 (9.80%) CRM
7 5 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (9.80%) Scrum
7 5 (9.80%) Kanban
7 5 (9.80%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (9.80%) Web Application Development
8 4 (7.84%) Analytics
8 4 (7.84%) Waterfall
8 4 (7.84%) Test Strategy
8 4 (7.84%) Time Management
8 4 (7.84%) ITIL
8 4 (7.84%) PRINCE2
8 4 (7.84%) Project Management
8 4 (7.84%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (88.24%) C#
2 29 (56.86%) SQL
3 26 (50.98%) JavaScript
4 17 (33.33%) VB
5 16 (31.37%) T-SQL
6 8 (15.69%) VB6
7 4 (7.84%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) MCSD
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (3.92%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.80%) Facebook
2 5 (9.80%) Twitter
3 2 (3.92%) Citrix
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago