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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 12 17 23
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 12 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 12.77% 8.70% 4.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.05% 14.04% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 5
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £39,000
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
63 57 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 67.02% 61.96% 69.52%
Number of salaries quoted 54 55 71
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,800 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 6 May 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Worcester

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (86.67%) C#
3 22 (73.33%) SQL Server
4 16 (53.33%) Software Engineering
4 16 (53.33%) Degree
5 9 (30.00%) SQL
6 8 (26.67%) Visual Studio
7 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
7 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
7 7 (23.33%) MVC
8 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 6 (20.00%) C++
9 5 (16.67%) Benchmarking
9 5 (16.67%) Windows
10 4 (13.33%) Mathematics
10 4 (13.33%) Physics
10 4 (13.33%) Scrum
10 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
10 4 (13.33%) C++/CLI
11 3 (10.00%) Time Management
11 3 (10.00%) HTML
11 3 (10.00%) CSS
11 3 (10.00%) XML
12 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
12 2 (6.67%) Internet
12 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
12 2 (6.67%) Finance
12 2 (6.67%) jQuery

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (3.33%) IIS
1 1 (3.33%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Project
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (93.33%) Developer
2 21 (70.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (40.00%) Software Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Software Engineer
4 7 (23.33%) .NET Software Developer
5 6 (20.00%) Programmer
5 6 (20.00%) .NET Software Engineer
5 6 (20.00%) .NET Programmer
5 6 (20.00%) VB.NET Programmer
6 5 (16.67%) C# Developer
6 5 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 2 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (6.67%) C# Web Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Junior Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Junior C# Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Graduate Software Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Junior .NET Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (10.00%) CSS
3 3 (10.00%) XML
3 3 (10.00%) HTML
4 2 (6.67%) jQuery
5 1 (3.33%) HTML5
5 1 (3.33%) XSD
5 1 (3.33%) Ajax
5 1 (3.33%) WCF
5 1 (3.33%) Web Services
5 1 (3.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.33%) Mathematics
2 4 (13.33%) Physics
3 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Software Engineering
2 7 (23.33%) MVC
3 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.67%) Benchmarking
5 4 (13.33%) Scrum
6 3 (10.00%) Time Management
7 1 (3.33%) Line Management
7 1 (3.33%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) Project Management
7 1 (3.33%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) CRM
7 1 (3.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 26 (86.67%) C#
2 9 (30.00%) SQL
3 6 (20.00%) C++
4 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.33%) C++/CLI
5 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Citrix
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle