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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 50 53 39
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 13 7 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.97% 1.39% 4.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.41% 2.77% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 24
Average salary £31,700 £40,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.75% -13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,825
10% offered a salary of more than £37,050 £43,250 £50,000
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
381 253 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 57.64% 50.30% 54.64%
Number of salaries quoted 264 215 263
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £47,500 £50,000
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 August 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 -8 7 £31,000 -22.50% 7
Gateshead - 5 £37,050 -
VB.NET
North East

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (93.75%) C#
3 27 (84.38%) ASP.NET
4 14 (43.75%) VB
4 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
5 12 (37.50%) HTML
5 12 (37.50%) SQL
5 12 (37.50%) Ajax
6 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
7 10 (31.25%) Finance
8 9 (28.13%) CSS
9 8 (25.00%) SharePoint
9 8 (25.00%) MVC
9 8 (25.00%) Advertising
9 8 (25.00%) TDD
10 7 (21.88%) Google
10 7 (21.88%) WCF
10 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (21.88%) Dependency Injection
10 7 (21.88%) Ninject
10 7 (21.88%) Web Application Development
10 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
11 6 (18.75%) Games
11 6 (18.75%) Android
11 6 (18.75%) iPhone
11 6 (18.75%) Domain-Driven Design
11 6 (18.75%) Node.js
11 6 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 8 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (18.75%) Node.js
3 3 (9.38%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.13%) IIS
4 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.13%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Ranorex
2 3 (9.38%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.13%) NUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.13%) MSTest
3 1 (3.13%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (3.13%) Moq
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Advertising
3 6 (18.75%) Games
4 3 (9.38%) Marketing
5 2 (6.25%) Retail
6 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
6 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (84.38%) Developer
2 24 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (18.75%) C# Developer
4 6 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Automation Team Leader
5 3 (9.38%) VB.NET Developer
5 3 (9.38%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Team Leader
5 3 (9.38%) Test Team Leader
6 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Junior
6 2 (6.25%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Junior Developer
6 2 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Junior .NET Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (3.13%) CRM Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Junior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (84.38%) ASP.NET
3 12 (37.50%) HTML
3 12 (37.50%) Ajax
4 9 (28.13%) CSS
5 7 (21.88%) WCF
5 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (21.88%) Ninject
5 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 6 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (12.50%) LINQ
7 4 (12.50%) jQuery
8 2 (6.25%) WinForms
9 1 (3.13%) Classic ASP
9 1 (3.13%) SOAP
9 1 (3.13%) Web Services
9 1 (3.13%) XML
9 1 (3.13%) XHTML
9 1 (3.13%) Google Maps API
9 1 (3.13%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) iPhone
1 6 (18.75%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.13%) Tandem
2 1 (3.13%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Android
2 2 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) MVC
1 8 (25.00%) TDD
2 7 (21.88%) Dependency Injection
2 7 (21.88%) Web Application Development
3 6 (18.75%) Domain-Driven Design
4 5 (15.63%) Test Automation
4 5 (15.63%) Software Testing
4 5 (15.63%) Automation Testing
5 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.38%) Automated Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Regression Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Web Development
6 3 (9.38%) Performance Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Integration Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Functional Testing
7 2 (6.25%) CRM
7 2 (6.25%) Scrum
8 1 (3.13%) Pair Programming
8 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.13%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 30 (93.75%) C#
2 14 (43.75%) VB
3 12 (37.50%) SQL
4 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.88%) Google
3 5 (15.63%) HP
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