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

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 47 49 38
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 26 9 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.55% 2.09% 4.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.99% 3.78% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 25 8 28
Average salary £32,500 £33,250 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.25% +1.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £26,150 £20,050
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,590 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -
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
372 238 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 65.15% 55.35% 46.36%
Number of salaries quoted 331 215 250
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £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 26 March 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 26 March 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 -9 10 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Gateshead -2 8 £31,250 +35.86%
North Shields - 7 £37,500 - 1
Sunderland -7 1 £27,500 -
VB.NET
North East

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 65 (100.00%) .NET
2 52 (80.00%) C#
3 51 (78.46%) SQL Server
4 49 (75.38%) MVC
5 46 (70.77%) ASP.NET
6 39 (60.00%) WPF
7 37 (56.92%) SQL
8 32 (49.23%) HTML
9 31 (47.69%) TDD
10 30 (46.15%) CSS
11 29 (44.62%) JavaScript
11 29 (44.62%) VB
12 28 (43.08%) XML
12 28 (43.08%) Client/Server
13 23 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
14 22 (33.85%) LINQ
15 20 (30.77%) T-SQL
16 18 (27.69%) WinForms
16 18 (27.69%) ASP.NET MVC
17 17 (26.15%) Ajax
18 16 (24.62%) ADO.NET
18 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
19 14 (21.54%) VB6
19 14 (21.54%) WCF
20 13 (20.00%) Web Development
21 11 (16.92%) jQuery
21 11 (16.92%) Relational Database
22 10 (15.38%) Visual Studio
22 10 (15.38%) Windows
22 10 (15.38%) .NET Framework

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 (10.77%) Node.js
2 3 (4.62%) IIS
3 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (9.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) Internet
2 1 (1.54%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (78.46%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.92%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.23%) MySQL
4 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 10 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.69%) NUnit
2 5 (7.69%) MSTest
2 5 (7.69%) Moq
3 3 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.62%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (3.08%) ReSharper
General
1 8 (12.31%) Finance
2 7 (10.77%) Games
3 6 (9.23%) German Language
4 5 (7.69%) Advertising
5 4 (6.15%) Back Office
6 2 (3.08%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 60 (92.31%) Developer
2 32 (49.23%) .NET Developer
3 17 (26.15%) Software Developer
4 11 (16.92%) Software Engineer
5 7 (10.77%) C# Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Junior Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Graduate
6 5 (7.69%) Junior
6 5 (7.69%) Junior .NET Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.62%) AWS Developer
9 2 (3.08%) .NET Team Leader
9 2 (3.08%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) VB.NET Developer
9 2 (3.08%) C# Software Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Team Leader
10 1 (1.54%) SQL Developer
10 1 (1.54%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (100.00%) .NET
2 46 (70.77%) ASP.NET
3 39 (60.00%) WPF
4 32 (49.23%) HTML
5 30 (46.15%) CSS
6 28 (43.08%) XML
7 22 (33.85%) LINQ
8 18 (27.69%) WinForms
8 18 (27.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (26.15%) Ajax
10 16 (24.62%) ADO.NET
11 14 (21.54%) WCF
12 11 (16.92%) jQuery
13 10 (15.38%) .NET Framework
13 10 (15.38%) Ninject
14 8 (12.31%) HTML5
14 8 (12.31%) Web Services
15 7 (10.77%) KnockoutJS
16 6 (9.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 6 (9.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 28 (43.08%) Client/Server
2 7 (10.77%) iPhone
2 7 (10.77%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.62%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (4.62%) Social Network
5 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.38%) Windows
2 7 (10.77%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (75.38%) MVC
2 31 (47.69%) TDD
3 23 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (20.00%) Web Development
5 10 (15.38%) Web Application Development
5 10 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
6 9 (13.85%) MVVM
7 8 (12.31%) Project Management
7 8 (12.31%) OO
8 7 (10.77%) Domain-Driven Design
9 6 (9.23%) Time Management
9 6 (9.23%) Waterfall
9 6 (9.23%) Test Strategy
9 6 (9.23%) Analytics
9 6 (9.23%) ITIL
9 6 (9.23%) PRINCE2
9 6 (9.23%) Process Management
10 5 (7.69%) CRM
11 3 (4.62%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (4.62%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 52 (80.00%) C#
2 37 (56.92%) SQL
3 29 (44.62%) VB
3 29 (44.62%) JavaScript
4 20 (30.77%) T-SQL
5 14 (21.54%) VB6
6 6 (9.23%) TypeScript
7 2 (3.08%) Delphi
7 2 (3.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.08%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) PMBOK
2 2 (3.08%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.77%) Google
3 3 (4.62%) Facebook
3 3 (4.62%) Twitter
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle
4 2 (3.08%) Citrix
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Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
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Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle upon Tyne
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North Shields
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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