The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 24 17 22
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 4 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 3.67% 8.81% 4.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.69% 23.29% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 5
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
VB.NET
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wakefield region.

Programming Languages Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
52 73 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 47.71% 37.82% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 51 58 73
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Wakefield region.

VB.NET Salary Trend in Wakefield

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (95.83%) C#
2 23 (95.83%) SQL
3 18 (75.00%) MVC
4 16 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (58.33%) Android
6 14 (58.33%) Android Development
7 12 (50.00%) OO
7 12 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
8 11 (45.83%) Scrum
9 9 (37.50%) T-SQL
10 7 (29.17%) jQuery
10 7 (29.17%) Xamarin
11 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
11 6 (25.00%) IIS
11 6 (25.00%) WinForms
12 5 (20.83%) Windows
12 5 (20.83%) UML
12 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
12 5 (20.83%) Internet
12 5 (20.83%) Java
12 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
12 5 (20.83%) Ajax
12 5 (20.83%) Silverlight
13 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3 (12.50%) Web Development
14 3 (12.50%) Web Services
15 2 (8.33%) Mobile Development

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 6 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (58.33%) .NET Developer
3 9 (37.50%) VB.NET Developer
3 9 (37.50%) Software Developer
3 9 (37.50%) Agile .NET Developer
4 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Applications Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Junior VB.NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Web Applications Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Junior
6 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 7 (29.17%) jQuery
4 6 (25.00%) WinForms
4 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 5 (20.83%) Ajax
5 5 (20.83%) Silverlight
6 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (12.50%) Web Services
8 1 (4.17%) HTML
8 1 (4.17%) CSS
8 1 (4.17%) WCF
8 1 (4.17%) Entity Framework
8 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) N-Tier
1 2 (8.33%) GIS
1 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Android
2 5 (20.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) MVC
2 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (58.33%) Android Development
4 12 (50.00%) OO
5 11 (45.83%) Scrum
6 5 (20.83%) UML
7 3 (12.50%) Web Development
8 2 (8.33%) Web Application Development
8 2 (8.33%) Mobile Development
8 2 (8.33%) OOP
8 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
9 1 (4.17%) Migration
9 1 (4.17%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) C#
1 23 (95.83%) SQL
2 9 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 5 (20.83%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Xamarin
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft