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 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 76 105
Rank change year-on-year -37 +29  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 2 35 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.15% 2.51% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.19% 3.89% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2 32 10
Median salary £50,000 £53,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.66% +63.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  

VB.NET is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1037 899 991
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 75.20% 64.58% 66.60%
Number of salaries quoted 798 774 888
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.43% +2.50%  

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing VB.NET as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (93.33%) SQL
3 13 (86.67%) C#
4 11 (73.33%) HTML
4 11 (73.33%) CSS
5 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
6 9 (60.00%) Web Services
6 9 (60.00%) XML
6 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (60.00%) WCF
6 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (46.67%) jQuery
7 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
8 6 (40.00%) MVC
8 6 (40.00%) Data Modelling
8 6 (40.00%) XSLT
8 6 (40.00%) Photoshop
8 6 (40.00%) LINQ
8 6 (40.00%) .NET Framework
8 6 (40.00%) JSON
8 6 (40.00%) QA
8 6 (40.00%) CSS3
8 6 (40.00%) Razor View Engine
8 6 (40.00%) Front End Development
8 6 (40.00%) HTML5
8 6 (40.00%) Entity Framework
8 6 (40.00%) REST
8 6 (40.00%) Sass
8 6 (40.00%) LESS
8 6 (40.00%) AngularJS

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 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) Drupal
2 1 (6.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (13.33%) Selenium
4 1 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 6 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Angular Developer
3 5 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
3 5 (33.33%) HTML Developer
4 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
4 4 (26.67%) C# Developer
4 4 (26.67%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Software Developer
5 3 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (20.00%) CRM Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) IT Support
6 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (73.33%) CSS
2 11 (73.33%) HTML
3 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (60.00%) WCF
3 9 (60.00%) Web Services
3 9 (60.00%) XML
4 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
4 7 (46.67%) jQuery
5 6 (40.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (40.00%) CSS3
5 6 (40.00%) Entity Framework
5 6 (40.00%) HTML5
5 6 (40.00%) JSON
5 6 (40.00%) LESS
5 6 (40.00%) LINQ
5 6 (40.00%) Razor View Engine
5 6 (40.00%) REST
5 6 (40.00%) Sass
5 6 (40.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (40.00%) Front End Development
2 6 (40.00%) MVC
3 5 (33.33%) Web Development
4 4 (26.67%) ERP
5 3 (20.00%) CRM
5 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (20.00%) Scrum
5 3 (20.00%) Software Architecture
5 3 (20.00%) Workflow
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps
6 1 (6.67%) High Availability
6 1 (6.67%) Mobile First
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (6.67%) SDLC
6 1 (6.67%) SEO
6 1 (6.67%) User Stories
6 1 (6.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 13 (86.67%) C#
3 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) JD Edwards