Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 128 165 114
Rank change year-on-year +37 -51 -8
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 20 17 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.98% 0.54% 1.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.41% 0.72% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 32
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -23.08%
10th Percentile £31,125 £30,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £48,000 £71,250 £55,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -11.11%

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 1,417 2,354 1,568
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 69.19% 74.87% 71.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,119 1,820 1,367
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,000 £26,550
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

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 19 January 2019.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (75.00%) QA
2 15 (75.00%) Selenium
2 15 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 14 (70.00%) JIRA
4 13 (65.00%) SQL
5 11 (55.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (55.00%) Visual Studio Coded UI
6 8 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 8 (40.00%) Relational Database
6 8 (40.00%) Visual Studio
6 8 (40.00%) Mathematics
7 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
7 7 (35.00%) Algorithms
8 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
9 5 (25.00%) Java
9 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 4 (20.00%) HTML
10 4 (20.00%) CSS
10 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (20.00%) Regression Testing
10 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
10 4 (20.00%) Manual Testing
10 4 (20.00%) Functional Testing
10 4 (20.00%) SDLC
10 4 (20.00%) WebDriver

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (15.00%) SaaS
1 3 (15.00%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (75.00%) Selenium
2 14 (70.00%) JIRA
3 11 (55.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (55.00%) Visual Studio Coded UI
4 8 (40.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (20.00%) WebDriver
6 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (15.00%) TeamCity
6 3 (15.00%) TestRail
General
1 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) QA Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Software QA Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Test Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Tester
4 4 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Developer
4 4 (20.00%) QA Test Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Software Tester
5 3 (15.00%) QA Tester
5 3 (15.00%) Software QA Tester
6 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Automation Tester
6 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Junior
6 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (20.00%) CSS
3 4 (20.00%) HTML
4 3 (15.00%) ADO
4 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (15.00%) Entity Framework
4 3 (15.00%) REST
4 3 (15.00%) WCF
5 2 (10.00%) J2EE
5 2 (10.00%) LINQ
6 1 (5.00%) Ajax
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.00%) jQuery
6 1 (5.00%) JSON
6 1 (5.00%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (5.00%) XML
6 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (5.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 8 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 4 (20.00%) SDLC
4 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (15.00%) Front End Development
5 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (15.00%) MVC
5 3 (15.00%) Test Management
5 3 (15.00%) Web Development
6 2 (10.00%) Information Security
6 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (65.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) Java
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) ISEB
2 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (75.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft