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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 38 54 55
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +1
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 33 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.60% 1.39% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.68% 2.36% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 31 8 5
Average salary £40,000 £31,350 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.59% -21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,050 £43,900
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
309 381 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 61.80% 58.80% 48.61%
Number of salaries quoted 282 265 212
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% -15.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £40,500
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 2 September 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 2 September 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
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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 27 £40,000 +31.14% 1
Gateshead -5 6 £32,500 -12.27%
VB.NET
North East

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 66 (100.00%) C#
1 66 (100.00%) .NET
2 61 (92.42%) ASP.NET
3 55 (83.33%) MVC
4 47 (71.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 44 (66.67%) HTML
6 42 (63.64%) JavaScript
7 41 (62.12%) CSS
8 39 (59.09%) SQL Server
8 39 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (54.55%) Scrum
10 33 (50.00%) SQL
11 28 (42.42%) XML
12 25 (37.88%) TDD
13 22 (33.33%) VB
14 21 (31.82%) Dependency Injection
15 18 (27.27%) T-SQL
15 18 (27.27%) Microsoft
16 17 (25.76%) Ajax
17 16 (24.24%) WCF
17 16 (24.24%) WPF
17 16 (24.24%) Ninject
17 16 (24.24%) Web Application Development
18 15 (22.73%) HTML5
19 14 (21.21%) Spring.NET
19 14 (21.21%) Rhino Mocks
19 14 (21.21%) Moq
19 14 (21.21%) Inversion of Control
19 14 (21.21%) MSTest
19 14 (21.21%) LINQ

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 2 (3.03%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (59.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (21.21%) NUnit
1 14 (21.21%) MSTest
1 14 (21.21%) Rhino Mocks
1 14 (21.21%) Moq
2 6 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (7.58%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (3.03%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.52%) AccuRev
6 1 (1.52%) JIRA
General
1 2 (3.03%) Games
2 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 64 (96.97%) Developer
2 47 (71.21%) .NET Developer
3 23 (34.85%) Senior Developer
4 22 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 10 (15.15%) C# Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 6 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (7.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.03%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Applications Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Applications Support
10 1 (1.52%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET Programmer
10 1 (1.52%) C# Programmer
10 1 (1.52%) Junior .NET Developer
10 1 (1.52%) Graduate Developer
10 1 (1.52%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (100.00%) .NET
2 61 (92.42%) ASP.NET
3 47 (71.21%) ASP.NET MVC
4 44 (66.67%) HTML
5 41 (62.12%) CSS
6 28 (42.42%) XML
7 17 (25.76%) Ajax
8 16 (24.24%) WCF
8 16 (24.24%) WPF
8 16 (24.24%) Ninject
9 15 (22.73%) HTML5
10 14 (21.21%) Unity DI Container
10 14 (21.21%) Castle Windsor
10 14 (21.21%) LINQ
10 14 (21.21%) Spring.NET
10 14 (21.21%) Web Services
11 13 (19.70%) .NET Framework
12 10 (15.15%) WinForms
13 8 (12.12%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (12.12%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.21%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.03%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.03%) iPhone
4 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.52%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (83.33%) MVC
2 39 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (54.55%) Scrum
4 25 (37.88%) TDD
5 21 (31.82%) Dependency Injection
6 16 (24.24%) Web Application Development
7 14 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (21.21%) Kanban
8 13 (19.70%) Mobile Development
9 4 (6.06%) SDLC
10 3 (4.55%) MVVM
10 3 (4.55%) Release Management
10 3 (4.55%) Software Engineering
11 2 (3.03%) Web Development
11 2 (3.03%) OO
11 2 (3.03%) CRM
11 2 (3.03%) ERP
11 2 (3.03%) Domain-Driven Design
11 2 (3.03%) Mentoring
12 1 (1.52%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) C#
2 42 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 33 (50.00%) SQL
4 22 (33.33%) VB
5 18 (27.27%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.55%) Java
6 3 (4.55%) VB6
6 3 (4.55%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.03%) C++
7 2 (3.03%) Delphi
8 1 (1.52%) Fortran
8 1 (1.52%) Pascal
8 1 (1.52%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.52%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.58%) Oracle
3 2 (3.03%) Google
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago