Period
to 15 October 2018

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 15 October 2018 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 70 72
Rank change year-on-year -17 +2 -28
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 13 12 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.16% 1.60% 3.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.20% 3.23% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 32
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £44,500 £43,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.30% +24.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,150 £31,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £44,750 £42,500
North East median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.30% +24.29% -1.41%

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 591 371 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 52.67% 49.47% 56.03%
Number of salaries quoted 485 332 545
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,775 £26,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,975 £51,400
North East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -

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
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

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 6 months to 15 October 2018. 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 -19 10 £43,750 +16.67% 4
Sunderland -6 1 £45,000 +40.63%
Gateshead - 1 £44,500 -
VB.NET
North East

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (84.62%) C#
3 10 (76.92%) MVC
4 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (69.23%) HTML
4 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
4 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
4 9 (69.23%) CSS
4 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
4 9 (69.23%) .NET Framework
4 9 (69.23%) Entity Framework
5 8 (61.54%) jQuery
6 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
6 7 (53.85%) SQL
6 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (46.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
7 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
7 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
8 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (38.46%) Web Services
8 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
8 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (38.46%) .NET Core
9 4 (30.77%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (30.77%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (30.77%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (30.77%) TypeScript
9 4 (30.77%) CMS

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 4 (30.77%) CMS
1 4 (30.77%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
1 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
2 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (30.77%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (7.69%) AccuRev
4 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) .NET Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Software Developer
4 3 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 2 (15.38%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Lead C# Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Lead Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior VB.NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (69.23%) .NET Framework
2 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
2 9 (69.23%) CSS
2 9 (69.23%) Entity Framework
2 9 (69.23%) HTML
3 8 (61.54%) jQuery
4 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (46.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (38.46%) .NET Core
6 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
6 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (38.46%) Web Services
7 4 (30.77%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (30.77%) WCF
8 2 (15.38%) HTML5
8 2 (15.38%) Node.js
8 2 (15.38%) RESTful
8 2 (15.38%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Social Network
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
2 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) MVC
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) SDLC
3 3 (23.08%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) BDD
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (15.38%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Web Application Development
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Microservices
5 1 (7.69%) MVVM
5 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) SOLID
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) C#
2 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 7 (53.85%) SQL
4 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
5 4 (30.77%) TypeScript
6 3 (23.08%) VB
7 2 (15.38%) Ruby
8 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
8 1 (7.69%) VB6
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle