The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 15 12 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 15 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 16.48% 13.95% 8.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 26.09% 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 8
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +9.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB.NET
Worcestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
60 46 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 65.93% 53.49% 65.66%
Number of salaries quoted 54 33 64
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,800 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Worcester

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (86.96%) HTML
3 19 (82.61%) C#
4 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
5 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
6 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET
6 14 (60.87%) XML
7 13 (56.52%) CSS
8 9 (39.13%) SQL
8 9 (39.13%) jQuery
9 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (30.43%) OOD
10 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
10 7 (30.43%) OO
10 7 (30.43%) Unit Testing
10 7 (30.43%) QA
11 6 (26.09%) IIS
12 5 (21.74%) RDBMS
12 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
12 5 (21.74%) VB
12 5 (21.74%) XSL
12 5 (21.74%) Web Services
12 5 (21.74%) Software Testing
12 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
12 5 (21.74%) Change Control
13 4 (17.39%) MVC
14 3 (13.04%) WinForms
14 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
14 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
14 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 (26.09%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
3 5 (21.74%) RDBMS
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.35%) DTS
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 21 (91.30%) .NET Developer
3 8 (34.78%) Senior Developer
3 8 (34.78%) Senior .NET Developer
4 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (26.09%) Web Developer
6 5 (21.74%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Applications Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Web Applications Developer
7 3 (13.04%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (8.70%) C# Software Engineer
8 2 (8.70%) .NET Analyst Programmer
8 2 (8.70%) .NET Software Engineer
8 2 (8.70%) .NET Programmer
8 2 (8.70%) VB.NET Analyst Programmer
8 2 (8.70%) C# Analyst Programmer
8 2 (8.70%) Analyst
8 2 (8.70%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (8.70%) Programmer
8 2 (8.70%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (86.96%) HTML
3 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET
3 14 (60.87%) XML
4 13 (56.52%) CSS
5 9 (39.13%) jQuery
6 5 (21.74%) Web Services
6 5 (21.74%) XSL
7 3 (13.04%) WinForms
7 3 (13.04%) Ajax
8 2 (8.70%) WPF
9 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
9 1 (4.35%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) OO
1 7 (30.43%) OOD
1 7 (30.43%) Unit Testing
2 5 (21.74%) Change Control
2 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
2 5 (21.74%) Software Testing
3 4 (17.39%) MVC
4 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.35%) Web Development
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.35%) Web Application Development
5 1 (4.35%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) C#
2 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
3 9 (39.13%) SQL
4 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
5 5 (21.74%) VB
6 1 (4.35%) VB6
6 1 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) MCSD
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
Worcester
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Worcester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 26 days ago