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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 43 47 35
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 28 9 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.61% 1.84% 5.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.71% 3.56% 9.77%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 25
Average salary £33,750 £26,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,750 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £48,400
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
363 253 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 59.70% 51.74% 60.24%
Number of salaries quoted 326 217 232
Average salary £35,232 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £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
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 21 November 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 -6 15 £42,500 +61.90% 5
Gateshead - 13 £32,500 - 4
VB.NET
North East

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 40 (97.56%) C#
3 31 (75.61%) ASP.NET
4 26 (63.41%) MVC
5 25 (60.98%) SQL Server
6 24 (58.54%) WPF
7 22 (53.66%) HTML
8 21 (51.22%) CSS
9 19 (46.34%) SQL
9 19 (46.34%) TDD
10 18 (43.90%) XML
11 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
11 17 (41.46%) VB
12 16 (39.02%) Client/Server
12 16 (39.02%) Ajax
13 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (31.71%) LINQ
14 11 (26.83%) WinForms
14 11 (26.83%) ADO.NET
15 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
16 9 (21.95%) Finance
17 8 (19.51%) Web Services
17 8 (19.51%) T-SQL
18 7 (17.07%) Windows
18 7 (17.07%) HTML5
19 6 (14.63%) MVVM
19 6 (14.63%) Moq
19 6 (14.63%) Web Development
19 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC
19 6 (14.63%) MSTest

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (9.76%) IIS
2 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (60.98%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) NUnit
1 6 (14.63%) MSTest
1 6 (14.63%) Moq
2 5 (12.20%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (12.20%) Ranorex
3 4 (9.76%) Visual Studio
3 4 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (7.32%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 9 (21.95%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Advertising
3 2 (4.88%) Retail
3 2 (4.88%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.44%) Marketing
4 1 (2.44%) German Language
Job Titles
1 34 (82.93%) Developer
2 18 (43.90%) .NET Developer
3 8 (19.51%) C# Developer
4 7 (17.07%) Software Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Team Leader
6 4 (9.76%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Lead Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Test Team Leader
7 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Automation Team Leader
7 3 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.88%) WPF Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Test Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) .NET Team Leader
9 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Developer
9 1 (2.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 1 (2.44%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (75.61%) ASP.NET
3 24 (58.54%) WPF
4 22 (53.66%) HTML
5 21 (51.22%) CSS
6 18 (43.90%) XML
7 16 (39.02%) Ajax
8 13 (31.71%) LINQ
9 11 (26.83%) WinForms
9 11 (26.83%) ADO.NET
10 8 (19.51%) Web Services
11 7 (17.07%) HTML5
12 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (12.20%) Spring.NET
13 5 (12.20%) Unity DI Container
13 5 (12.20%) Castle Windsor
13 5 (12.20%) Ninject
14 3 (7.32%) jQuery
14 3 (7.32%) WCF
15 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (39.02%) Client/Server
2 5 (12.20%) Social Network
2 5 (12.20%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (12.20%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (63.41%) MVC
2 19 (46.34%) TDD
3 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (14.63%) MVVM
4 6 (14.63%) Web Development
5 5 (12.20%) Kanban
5 5 (12.20%) Test Automation
5 5 (12.20%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (12.20%) Automation Testing
5 5 (12.20%) Web Application Development
5 5 (12.20%) Software Testing
5 5 (12.20%) Scrum
6 3 (7.32%) Regression Testing
6 3 (7.32%) Automated Testing
6 3 (7.32%) Functional Testing
6 3 (7.32%) Performance Testing
6 3 (7.32%) Integration Testing
7 2 (4.88%) Test Management
7 2 (4.88%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 40 (97.56%) C#
2 19 (46.34%) SQL
3 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
3 17 (41.46%) VB
4 8 (19.51%) T-SQL
5 4 (9.76%) VB6
6 1 (2.44%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) MCSD
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.20%) HP
2 5 (12.20%) Facebook
2 5 (12.20%) Twitter
3 2 (4.88%) Citrix
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gateshead
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package
Posted: 17 days ago