Period
to 10 December 2017

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 6 months to 10 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 64 42
Rank change year-on-year -26 -22 +17
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 7 33 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.68% 2.96% 5.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.46% 5.49% 9.77%
Number of salaries quoted 7 30 53
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £29,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.50% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £26,000 £32,500 £24,100
90th Percentile £37,200 £45,475 £45,000
North East median annual salary £29,000 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -27.50% +17.65% +4.62%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 479 601 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 46.82% 53.90% 59.44%
Number of salaries quoted 434 502 518
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +11.94%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £51,250 £51,250
North East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing VB.NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

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
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 6 months to 10 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -17 5 £29,000 -27.50% 1
Sunderland -4 2 £32,000 -20.00%
VB.NET
North East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Framework
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) Scrum
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) HTML5
3 5 (71.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (57.14%) RavenDB
4 4 (57.14%) CSS3
4 4 (57.14%) Web Application Development
4 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 4 (57.14%) Fintech
4 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (57.14%) Wealth Management
4 4 (57.14%) Asset Management
4 4 (57.14%) VB
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
5 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 2 (28.57%) CRM
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) SQL

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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
2 4 (57.14%) RavenDB
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Software Developer
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Framework
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) HTML5
3 5 (71.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 4 (57.14%) CSS3
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Fintech
2 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) Scrum
4 4 (57.14%) Asset Management
4 4 (57.14%) Wealth Management
4 4 (57.14%) Web Application Development
5 2 (28.57%) CRM
5 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) VB
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft