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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 14 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 20 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 12.50% 15.91% 8.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.80% 22.22% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 3
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
101 63 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 63.13% 71.59% 55.41%
Number of salaries quoted 96 55 30
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £28,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,400 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Worcester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Worcester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Worcester

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 34 (100.00%) C#
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (73.53%) SQL Server
3 24 (70.59%) SQL
4 21 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (55.88%) Scrum
6 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 15 (44.12%) Software Engineering
7 15 (44.12%) Degree
8 13 (38.24%) Computer Science
9 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET
10 7 (20.59%) Time Management
10 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
10 7 (20.59%) Internet
11 5 (14.71%) MVC
12 4 (11.76%) Client/Server
12 4 (11.76%) C++
12 4 (11.76%) HTML
12 4 (11.76%) CSS
13 3 (8.82%) HTML5
13 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
14 2 (5.88%) SDLC
14 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
14 2 (5.88%) CSS3
14 2 (5.88%) Finance
14 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
14 2 (5.88%) jQuery
14 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
14 2 (5.88%) T-SQL

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1 (2.94%) IIS
1 1 (2.94%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Project
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) Internet
2 1 (2.94%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (73.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (88.24%) Developer
2 17 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 16 (47.06%) Software Developer
4 8 (23.53%) C# Developer
5 7 (20.59%) Software Engineer
5 7 (20.59%) .NET Software Developer
6 6 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Web Developer
8 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (8.82%) C# Web Developer
9 2 (5.88%) .NET Programmer
9 2 (5.88%) VB.NET Programmer
9 2 (5.88%) Software Team Leader
9 2 (5.88%) Team Leader
9 2 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (5.88%) .NET Software Engineer
9 2 (5.88%) Programmer
10 1 (2.94%) Technical Consultant
10 1 (2.94%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET
3 4 (11.76%) CSS
3 4 (11.76%) HTML
4 3 (8.82%) HTML5
4 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.88%) CSS3
5 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.88%) jQuery
6 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.94%) WCF
6 1 (2.94%) J2EE
6 1 (2.94%) Web Services
6 1 (2.94%) XML
6 1 (2.94%) XSD
6 1 (2.94%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.76%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.94%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (55.88%) Scrum
3 15 (44.12%) Software Engineering
4 7 (20.59%) Time Management
5 5 (14.71%) MVC
6 2 (5.88%) SDLC
7 1 (2.94%) MVVM
7 1 (2.94%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (2.94%) Line Management
7 1 (2.94%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.94%) CRM
7 1 (2.94%) SOA
7 1 (2.94%) Project Management
7 1 (2.94%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (70.59%) SQL
3 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.76%) C++
5 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Citrix
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle