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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 29 12 20
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 2 31 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.55% 13.36% 3.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.65% 32.29% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2 31 2
Average salary £38,750 £38,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.64% +45.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £31,000 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £39,000 £31,300
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
43 96 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 33.33% 41.38% 39.08%
Number of salaries quoted 43 79 31
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Wakefield

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) Subversion
3 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) VB
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 5 (62.50%) IIS
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) WinForms
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) WPF
5 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) MQSeries
5 1 (12.50%) IBM

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 5 (62.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) MQSeries
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Subversion
2 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) VB.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior VB.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) WinForms
4 1 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) MVVM
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) VB
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
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