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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 13 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 14 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 20.29% 15.00% 15.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.57% 27.78% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 14
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
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
49 54 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 71.01% 54.00% 68.18%
Number of salaries quoted 45 44 59
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 22 September 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Worcester

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (83.33%) C#
2 20 (83.33%) HTML
3 19 (79.17%) SQL Server
4 18 (75.00%) JavaScript
5 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET
6 14 (58.33%) XML
7 13 (54.17%) CSS
8 10 (41.67%) SQL
9 9 (37.50%) jQuery
10 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (29.17%) OO
11 7 (29.17%) OOD
11 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
11 7 (29.17%) QA
12 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
12 6 (25.00%) IIS
13 5 (20.83%) Web Services
13 5 (20.83%) XSL
13 5 (20.83%) VB
13 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
13 5 (20.83%) RDBMS
13 5 (20.83%) Software Testing
13 5 (20.83%) Change Control
13 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
13 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (16.67%) Ajax
14 4 (16.67%) MVC
15 3 (12.50%) WinForms
15 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (79.17%) SQL Server
2 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (20.83%) RDBMS
3 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 21 (87.50%) .NET Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Web Developer
5 5 (20.83%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Web Applications Developer
6 3 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Applications Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (8.33%) Programmer
7 2 (8.33%) Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) .NET Applications Developer
7 2 (8.33%) VB.NET Programmer
7 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 2 (8.33%) Software Programmer
7 2 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (83.33%) HTML
3 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 14 (58.33%) XML
5 13 (54.17%) CSS
6 9 (37.50%) jQuery
7 5 (20.83%) Web Services
7 5 (20.83%) XSL
8 4 (16.67%) Ajax
9 3 (12.50%) WinForms
10 2 (8.33%) WPF
11 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
11 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) OO
1 7 (29.17%) OOD
1 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
2 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
2 5 (20.83%) Software Testing
2 5 (20.83%) Change Control
3 4 (16.67%) MVC
4 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.17%) Web Application Development
5 1 (4.17%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) C#
2 18 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (41.67%) SQL
4 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 5 (20.83%) VB
6 1 (4.17%) VB6
6 1 (4.17%) Java
6 1 (4.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft