Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for VB.NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB.NET over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 165 113
Rank change year-on-year +52 -52 +29
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 28 8 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.25% 0.29% 1.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.83% 0.38% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 28 7 41
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% -17.31% +7.94%
10th Percentile £36,175 £35,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £48,975 £50,000 £58,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £43,750 £43,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +1.74% -15.69% +20.00%

VB.NET is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,534 2,106 1,595
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 68.39% 76.89% 69.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,227 1,699 1,385
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.27%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £63,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.51%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing VB.NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Cambridge

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for VB.NET in Cambridge

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in Cambridge over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (92.86%) C#
3 23 (82.14%) Test Automation
4 22 (78.57%) Selenium
4 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (64.29%) JIRA
5 18 (64.29%) SQL
6 17 (60.71%) QA
7 16 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (46.43%) Software Engineering
9 9 (32.14%) Test Scripting
9 9 (32.14%) WebDriver
10 8 (28.57%) T-SQL
10 8 (28.57%) Mathematics
10 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
11 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 7 (25.00%) Visual Studio
11 7 (25.00%) Windows
11 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
11 7 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
11 7 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
12 6 (21.43%) Algorithms
12 6 (21.43%) SDLC
12 6 (21.43%) Front End Development
12 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (21.43%) Entity Framework
12 6 (21.43%) REST
12 6 (21.43%) ADO
12 6 (21.43%) CSS
12 6 (21.43%) HTML

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.14%) SaaS
1 2 (7.14%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (78.57%) Selenium
2 18 (64.29%) JIRA
3 16 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (32.14%) WebDriver
5 7 (25.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
6 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
6 2 (7.14%) TeamCity
6 2 (7.14%) TestRail
7 1 (3.57%) JIRA Agile
General
1 2 (7.14%) Electronics
2 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Tester
2 6 (21.43%) C# Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Cloud Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) QA Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Software QA Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Software Test Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Test Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Software Tester
4 4 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Agile .NET Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Agile C# Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Agile Developer
4 4 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (14.29%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 4 (14.29%) QA Test Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Automation Tester
5 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 6 (21.43%) ADO
3 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (21.43%) CSS
3 6 (21.43%) Entity Framework
3 6 (21.43%) HTML
3 6 (21.43%) jQuery
3 6 (21.43%) REST
3 6 (21.43%) WCF
4 4 (14.29%) Ajax
4 4 (14.29%) JSON
4 4 (14.29%) XML
4 4 (14.29%) XSLT
5 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
5 2 (7.14%) J2EE
5 2 (7.14%) LINQ
5 2 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Algorithms
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Internet of Things
3 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.57%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) Test Automation
2 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (46.43%) Software Engineering
4 9 (32.14%) Test Scripting
5 8 (28.57%) Mathematics
6 7 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 6 (21.43%) Front End Development
7 6 (21.43%) SDLC
7 6 (21.43%) Web Development
8 5 (17.86%) Functional Testing
8 5 (17.86%) Manual Testing
8 5 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (17.86%) Regression Testing
9 3 (10.71%) Exploratory Testing
9 3 (10.71%) Software Testing
10 2 (7.14%) Information Security
10 2 (7.14%) ITIL
10 2 (7.14%) MVC
10 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
10 2 (7.14%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) C#
2 18 (64.29%) SQL
3 8 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 4 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
1 4 (14.29%) ISEB
1 4 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (60.71%) QA
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft