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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 44 52 27
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -25
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 31 14 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.02% 2.53% 6.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.58% 4.58% 13.96%
Number of salaries quoted 30 13 43
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £41,500 £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
409 306 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 66.18% 55.33% 49.60%
Number of salaries quoted 349 285 281
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,983
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 April 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 24 April 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 0 19 £35,000 - 6
North Shields - 7 £37,500 - 1
Gateshead - 4 £31,250 - 1
Sunderland -1 2 £31,250 +13.63%
Tyneside - 1 £40,000 -
VB.NET
North East

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 57 (81.43%) C#
3 51 (72.86%) SQL Server
3 51 (72.86%) ASP.NET
3 51 (72.86%) MVC
4 40 (57.14%) HTML
4 40 (57.14%) SQL
5 36 (51.43%) JavaScript
6 35 (50.00%) CSS
7 34 (48.57%) WPF
8 28 (40.00%) VB
9 27 (38.57%) XML
10 24 (34.29%) T-SQL
10 24 (34.29%) Client/Server
11 23 (32.86%) TDD
12 22 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (31.43%) ASP.NET MVC
13 21 (30.00%) LINQ
14 20 (28.57%) Ajax
15 19 (27.14%) Microsoft
16 18 (25.71%) .NET Framework
17 16 (22.86%) WinForms
17 16 (22.86%) VB6
18 15 (21.43%) Web Development
19 13 (18.57%) Mobile Development
20 12 (17.14%) WCF
20 12 (17.14%) Visual Studio
20 12 (17.14%) ADO.NET
21 11 (15.71%) MS Excel
21 11 (15.71%) jQuery

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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%) IIS
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 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) Internet
2 1 (1.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (72.86%) 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 2008
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 12 (17.14%) Visual Studio
2 8 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.86%) NUnit
4 2 (2.86%) MSTest
4 2 (2.86%) Moq
4 2 (2.86%) ReSharper
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 2 (2.86%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 64 (91.43%) Developer
2 35 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 20 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 12 (17.14%) Software Engineer
5 7 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Graduate
6 5 (7.14%) Junior
6 5 (7.14%) Junior Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Junior .NET Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (5.71%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.29%) C# Software Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.29%) AWS Developer
9 2 (2.86%) .NET Team Leader
9 2 (2.86%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (2.86%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Team Leader
9 2 (2.86%) VB.NET Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (100.00%) .NET
2 51 (72.86%) ASP.NET
3 40 (57.14%) HTML
4 35 (50.00%) CSS
5 34 (48.57%) WPF
6 27 (38.57%) XML
7 22 (31.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (30.00%) LINQ
9 20 (28.57%) Ajax
10 18 (25.71%) .NET Framework
11 16 (22.86%) WinForms
12 12 (17.14%) WCF
12 12 (17.14%) ADO.NET
13 11 (15.71%) jQuery
13 11 (15.71%) HTML5
14 10 (14.29%) Web Services
15 9 (12.86%) Entity Framework
16 7 (10.00%) Ninject
16 7 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
17 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (34.29%) Client/Server
2 7 (10.00%) iPhone
2 7 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.43%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.00%) Windows
1 7 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (72.86%) MVC
2 23 (32.86%) TDD
3 22 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (21.43%) Web Development
5 13 (18.57%) Mobile Development
6 8 (11.43%) Dependency Injection
6 8 (11.43%) MVVM
6 8 (11.43%) OO
7 7 (10.00%) CRM
7 7 (10.00%) Project Management
7 7 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
7 7 (10.00%) Web Application Development
8 5 (7.14%) Analytics
8 5 (7.14%) Time Management
8 5 (7.14%) Waterfall
8 5 (7.14%) Test Strategy
8 5 (7.14%) Process Management
8 5 (7.14%) ITIL
8 5 (7.14%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.71%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 57 (81.43%) C#
2 40 (57.14%) SQL
3 36 (51.43%) JavaScript
4 28 (40.00%) VB
5 24 (34.29%) T-SQL
6 16 (22.86%) VB6
7 5 (7.14%) TypeScript
8 3 (4.29%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.86%) Delphi
9 2 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.86%) Degree
2 2 (2.86%) MCSD
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
3 6 (8.57%) Oracle
4 2 (2.86%) Citrix
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
North Shields
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago