The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 64 45
Rank change year-on-year +16 -19  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 11 10 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.52% 1.84% 5.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.47% 2.94% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 30
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £35,000 £42,250
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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 246 340 405
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 56.29% 62.62% 65.96%
Number of salaries quoted 220 311 345
Median salary £37,500 £37,144 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.95% +6.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for VB.NET in Tyne and Wear

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in Tyne and Wear over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in Tyne and Wear

VB.NET
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Prudhoe - 6 £42,250 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne +5 4 £38,750 +10.71% 1
Sunderland - 1 £27,500 -
VB.NET
North East

For the 6 months to 28 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (86.36%) SQL Server
3 18 (81.82%) C#
3 18 (81.82%) SQL
4 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET
4 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
5 14 (63.64%) Web Services
6 12 (54.55%) MVC
6 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
6 12 (54.55%) jQuery
7 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (45.45%) Razor View Engine
8 10 (45.45%) Unit Testing
8 10 (45.45%) Classic ASP
8 10 (45.45%) Intranet
9 8 (36.36%) SDLC
10 7 (31.82%) HTML
11 6 (27.27%) Web Development
12 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (22.73%) SOAP
13 4 (18.18%) Scrum
13 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
13 4 (18.18%) CSS
14 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
14 3 (13.64%) Java
14 3 (13.64%) XML
14 3 (13.64%) Law
14 3 (13.64%) Advertising
15 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
15 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 1 (4.55%) IIS
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) Intranet
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (86.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
1 2 (9.09%) Gatling
1 2 (9.09%) JMeter
1 2 (9.09%) LoadRunner
1 2 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 3 (13.64%) Advertising
1 3 (13.64%) Law
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) .NET Developer
2 10 (45.45%) Software Developer
3 9 (40.91%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (40.91%) C# Developer
4 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (36.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (27.27%) .NET Web Developer
5 6 (27.27%) C# Web Developer
5 6 (27.27%) Web Developer
6 5 (22.73%) VB.NET Developer
7 4 (18.18%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 3 (13.64%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (13.64%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (13.64%) VB.NET Web Developer
8 3 (13.64%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (9.09%) Software Tester
9 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
9 2 (9.09%) Tester
10 1 (4.55%) Mid-Level C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET
3 14 (63.64%) Web Services
4 12 (54.55%) jQuery
5 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (45.45%) Classic ASP
6 10 (45.45%) Razor View Engine
7 7 (31.82%) HTML
8 5 (22.73%) SOAP
9 4 (18.18%) CSS
10 3 (13.64%) XML
11 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
11 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
11 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (9.09%) CSS3
11 2 (9.09%) Entity Framework
11 2 (9.09%) HTML5
11 2 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (9.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
1 2 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
1 2 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) MVC
2 10 (45.45%) Unit Testing
3 8 (36.36%) SDLC
4 6 (27.27%) Web Development
5 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (18.18%) Scrum
7 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
8 2 (9.09%) Coaching
8 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (9.09%) Functional Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Process Improvement
8 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
8 2 (9.09%) Software Architecture
8 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
8 2 (9.09%) Test Planning
8 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
8 2 (9.09%) User Stories
8 2 (9.09%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) C#
1 18 (81.82%) SQL
2 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 3 (13.64%) Java
5 2 (9.09%) TypeScript
6 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.55%) Python
6 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
1 2 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Nagios
1 1 (4.55%) Opsview
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) HP
2 2 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (4.55%) LexisNexis
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Splunk
Prudhoe, Northumberland
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago