The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 32 29 25
Rank change year-on-year -3 -4  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 9 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 3.24% 2.34% 1.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.16% 3.85% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 2
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +33.33%  
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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 146 78 69
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 52.52% 60.94% 66.99%
Number of salaries quoted 120 59 51
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for VB.NET in Northern Ireland

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in Northern Ireland over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in Northern Ireland

VB.NET
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -1 9 £37,500 -6.25% 3
VB.NET
UK

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 24 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 10 (58.82%) XML
3 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (47.06%) VB
4 8 (47.06%) Visual Studio
4 8 (47.06%) C#
4 8 (47.06%) .NET Framework
5 7 (41.18%) E-Commerce
6 6 (35.29%) Oracle
7 5 (29.41%) HTML
7 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
7 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
8 4 (23.53%) Web Services
8 4 (23.53%) MVC
8 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (17.65%) HTML5
9 3 (17.65%) jQuery
9 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
9 3 (17.65%) CSS
9 3 (17.65%) SOAP
9 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
9 3 (17.65%) WCF
10 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
10 2 (11.76%) SQL
10 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (5.88%) Google Analytics
11 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (5.88%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 14 (82.35%) Software Developer
3 12 (70.59%) .NET Developer
4 10 (58.82%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (23.53%) VB.NET Developer
5 4 (23.53%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (17.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
6 3 (17.65%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (17.65%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 10 (58.82%) XML
3 8 (47.06%) .NET Framework
4 5 (29.41%) HTML
5 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (23.53%) Web Services
6 3 (17.65%) CSS
6 3 (17.65%) HTML5
6 3 (17.65%) jQuery
6 3 (17.65%) SOAP
6 3 (17.65%) WCF
7 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (5.88%) RESTful
7 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.88%) Tandem
2 1 (5.88%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) E-Commerce
2 4 (23.53%) MVC
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Analytics
3 1 (5.88%) BDD
3 1 (5.88%) Business Analytics
3 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.88%) Change Control
3 1 (5.88%) Change Management
3 1 (5.88%) CRM
3 1 (5.88%) Data Architecture
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
3 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.88%) TDD
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (5.88%) Web Analytics
3 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) C#
1 8 (47.06%) VB
2 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) C
4 1 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Actionable Recommendations
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe
3 1 (5.88%) Google
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