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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 36 47 49
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 36 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 7.02% 2.65% 2.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.01% 4.80% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 33 17 13
Average salary £40,000 £31,700 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.18% -16.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,050 £48,500
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
327 354 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 63.74% 55.14% 53.02%
Number of salaries quoted 294 271 234
Average salary £38,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £23,650 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 July 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 July 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 +27 33 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Gateshead -15 3 £32,500 -12.27%
VB.NET
North East

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 68 (100.00%) .NET
2 63 (92.65%) C#
3 59 (86.76%) ASP.NET
4 54 (79.41%) MVC
5 45 (66.18%) SQL Server
5 45 (66.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 38 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (54.41%) HTML
8 35 (51.47%) JavaScript
9 34 (50.00%) CSS
10 33 (48.53%) SQL
11 29 (42.65%) VB
11 29 (42.65%) Scrum
12 27 (39.71%) TDD
13 24 (35.29%) XML
14 22 (32.35%) Dependency Injection
15 18 (26.47%) Ninject
15 18 (26.47%) Web Application Development
15 18 (26.47%) T-SQL
15 18 (26.47%) WCF
16 16 (23.53%) WPF
16 16 (23.53%) .NET Framework
16 16 (23.53%) Microsoft
17 13 (19.12%) Ajax
18 12 (17.65%) LINQ
19 11 (16.18%) NUnit
19 11 (16.18%) WinForms
19 11 (16.18%) Web Services
19 11 (16.18%) Castle Windsor
19 11 (16.18%) Unity DI Container

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (10.29%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (66.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (16.18%) NUnit
1 11 (16.18%) MSTest
1 11 (16.18%) Rhino Mocks
1 11 (16.18%) Moq
2 6 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (7.35%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (4.41%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.47%) AccuRev
5 1 (1.47%) JIRA
General
1 7 (10.29%) Games
2 4 (5.88%) Back Office
3 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (92.65%) Developer
2 44 (64.71%) .NET Developer
3 19 (27.94%) Senior Developer
4 18 (26.47%) Senior .NET Developer
5 10 (14.71%) Software Developer
6 7 (10.29%) C# Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Web Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Applications Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Support Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) Applications Support
9 2 (2.94%) .NET Web Developer
10 1 (1.47%) Graduate Software Developer
10 1 (1.47%) Graduate
10 1 (1.47%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET Programmer
10 1 (1.47%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (100.00%) .NET
2 59 (86.76%) ASP.NET
3 45 (66.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 37 (54.41%) HTML
5 34 (50.00%) CSS
6 24 (35.29%) XML
7 18 (26.47%) WCF
7 18 (26.47%) Ninject
8 16 (23.53%) .NET Framework
8 16 (23.53%) WPF
9 13 (19.12%) Ajax
10 12 (17.65%) LINQ
11 11 (16.18%) WinForms
11 11 (16.18%) Web Services
11 11 (16.18%) Spring.NET
11 11 (16.18%) HTML5
11 11 (16.18%) Castle Windsor
11 11 (16.18%) Unity DI Container
12 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (10.29%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.18%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (10.29%) Mobile App
2 7 (10.29%) iPhone
3 6 (8.82%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.94%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.47%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (79.41%) MVC
2 38 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (42.65%) Scrum
4 27 (39.71%) TDD
5 22 (32.35%) Dependency Injection
6 18 (26.47%) Web Application Development
7 11 (16.18%) Mobile Development
7 11 (16.18%) Kanban
7 11 (16.18%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (10.29%) Domain-Driven Design
9 4 (5.88%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.88%) SDLC
10 3 (4.41%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.41%) Web Development
10 3 (4.41%) Release Management
10 3 (4.41%) ERP
10 3 (4.41%) MVVM
11 2 (2.94%) Parallel Programming
11 2 (2.94%) Multithreading
11 2 (2.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (92.65%) C#
2 35 (51.47%) JavaScript
3 33 (48.53%) SQL
4 29 (42.65%) VB
5 18 (26.47%) T-SQL
6 7 (10.29%) VB6
7 4 (5.88%) Java
8 3 (4.41%) Delphi
8 3 (4.41%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.94%) C++
10 1 (1.47%) Fortran
10 1 (1.47%) Pascal
10 1 (1.47%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.29%) Google
2 7 (10.29%) Oracle
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