The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 52 55
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 2 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.51% 3.17% 1.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.97% 4.98% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 8
Median salary £40,500 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.71% +6.06%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £27,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £39,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,590
% change year-on-year +6.66% +5.36%  

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 206 261 288
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 52.15% 63.66% 62.61%
Number of salaries quoted 185 241 253
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for VB.NET in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) HTML
4 7 (58.33%) CSS
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (58.33%) Law
5 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (50.00%) SDLC
6 5 (41.67%) Case Management
6 5 (41.67%) LexisNexis
6 5 (41.67%) C#
6 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
6 5 (41.67%) VBA
6 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
6 5 (41.67%) Visualfiles
6 5 (41.67%) jQuery
7 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (33.33%) Scrum
8 3 (25.00%) Coaching
8 3 (25.00%) SOAP
8 3 (25.00%) Web Services
8 3 (25.00%) Web Development
9 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
9 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
9 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
9 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
9 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
9 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Visualfiles
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (16.67%) Gatling
1 2 (16.67%) JMeter
1 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner
1 2 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 7 (58.33%) Law
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 3 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# Web Developer
3 3 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) VB.NET Web Developer
3 3 (25.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Mid-Level C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) HTML
3 7 (58.33%) CSS
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
4 5 (41.67%) jQuery
5 3 (25.00%) SOAP
5 3 (25.00%) Web Services
6 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 2 (16.67%) XML
7 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (8.33%) CSS3
7 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
7 1 (8.33%) HTML5
7 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) SDLC
2 5 (41.67%) Case Management
2 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Coaching
4 3 (25.00%) Web Development
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 2 (16.67%) Software Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 2 (16.67%) SOLID
5 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (16.67%) Test Planning
5 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 2 (16.67%) User Stories
5 2 (16.67%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) VBA
4 2 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) LexisNexis
3 2 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) IBM
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago