The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 54 51 62
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 85 76 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.17% 3.98% 3.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.65% 10.30% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 80 69 60
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
VB.NET
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
881 738 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 43.21% 38.64% 47.31%
Number of salaries quoted 782 660 813
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Birmingham

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing VB.NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.NET.

1 164 (100.00%) .NET
2 143 (87.20%) C#
3 99 (60.37%) SQL
4 86 (52.44%) SQL Server
5 85 (51.83%) ASP.NET
6 77 (46.95%) HTML
7 69 (42.07%) JavaScript
8 59 (35.98%) XML
9 53 (32.32%) Visual Studio
10 51 (31.10%) VB
11 48 (29.27%) CSS
12 47 (28.66%) Microsoft
13 46 (28.05%) .NET Framework
14 44 (26.83%) Software Engineering
15 42 (25.61%) Computer Science
16 41 (25.00%) WCF
17 40 (24.39%) T-SQL
18 39 (23.78%) Web Services
18 39 (23.78%) OO
19 38 (23.17%) Agile Software Development
20 36 (21.95%) SDLC
21 35 (21.34%) MVC
22 33 (20.12%) VB6
23 32 (19.51%) Windows
24 31 (18.90%) Crystal Reports
24 31 (18.90%) jQuery
24 31 (18.90%) Degree
25 27 (16.46%) WinForms
25 27 (16.46%) Project Management
26 26 (15.85%) IIS

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing VB.NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (15.85%) IIS
2 13 (7.93%) Node.js
3 4 (2.44%) Umbraco
3 4 (2.44%) Apache
4 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (13.41%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.88%) Kerberos
2 6 (3.66%) Internet
3 4 (2.44%) HTTP
4 3 (1.83%) WAN
4 3 (1.83%) LAN
4 3 (1.83%) Extranet
4 3 (1.83%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.61%) Intranet
5 1 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.61%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (52.44%) SQL Server
2 31 (18.90%) Crystal Reports
3 19 (11.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (6.71%) NoSQL
5 10 (6.10%) Relational Database
5 10 (6.10%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (5.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (4.27%) MS Access
9 6 (3.66%) RDBMS
9 6 (3.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (3.05%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (2.44%) MySQL
12 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 53 (32.32%) Visual Studio
2 9 (5.49%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.44%) MSTest
4 4 (2.44%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (2.44%) Moq
4 4 (2.44%) NUnit
5 3 (1.83%) JIRA
5 3 (1.83%) AccuRev
General
1 26 (15.85%) Finance
2 9 (5.49%) Law
3 8 (4.88%) Automotive
4 3 (1.83%) Back Office
5 2 (1.22%) Legal
5 2 (1.22%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.61%) Advertising
6 1 (0.61%) Retail
6 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 141 (85.98%) Developer
2 70 (42.68%) Software Developer
3 62 (37.80%) .NET Developer
4 35 (21.34%) C# Developer
5 28 (17.07%) Junior
5 28 (17.07%) Junior Developer
6 24 (14.63%) C# .NET Developer
7 22 (13.41%) Graduate
8 21 (12.80%) .NET Software Developer
9 19 (11.59%) Junior .NET Developer
10 17 (10.37%) C# Software Developer
11 13 (7.93%) Graduate Developer
12 12 (7.32%) Graduate Software Developer
12 12 (7.32%) Senior Developer
13 9 (5.49%) Junior C# Developer
13 9 (5.49%) Junior C# .NET Developer
14 8 (4.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 8 (4.88%) Development Manager
15 7 (4.27%) Senior Software Developer
16 6 (3.66%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (100.00%) .NET
2 85 (51.83%) ASP.NET
3 77 (46.95%) HTML
4 59 (35.98%) XML
5 48 (29.27%) CSS
6 46 (28.05%) .NET Framework
7 41 (25.00%) WCF
8 39 (23.78%) Web Services
9 31 (18.90%) jQuery
10 27 (16.46%) WinForms
11 24 (14.63%) WPF
12 22 (13.41%) HTML5
13 15 (9.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 14 (8.54%) .NET Compact Framework
14 14 (8.54%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (8.54%) ADO.NET
15 10 (6.10%) RESTful
16 9 (5.49%) Ajax
16 9 (5.49%) ASP.NET Web API
17 8 (4.88%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 42 (25.61%) Computer Science
2 15 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (8.54%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.44%) N-Tier
4 4 (2.44%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.61%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 32 (19.51%) Windows
2 15 (9.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (26.83%) Software Engineering
2 39 (23.78%) OO
3 38 (23.17%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (21.95%) SDLC
5 35 (21.34%) MVC
6 27 (16.46%) Project Management
7 25 (15.24%) Web Application Development
8 23 (14.02%) Web Development
9 19 (11.59%) OOD
10 17 (10.37%) TDD
11 11 (6.71%) BDD
12 10 (6.10%) Software Testing
13 9 (5.49%) Time Management
14 8 (4.88%) Requirements Analysis
15 7 (4.27%) Performance Testing
15 7 (4.27%) Enterprise Architecture
15 7 (4.27%) CRM
15 7 (4.27%) E-Commerce
15 7 (4.27%) UML
16 6 (3.66%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 143 (87.20%) C#
2 99 (60.37%) SQL
3 69 (42.07%) JavaScript
4 51 (31.10%) VB
5 40 (24.39%) T-SQL
6 33 (20.12%) VB6
7 14 (8.54%) Java
8 12 (7.32%) PHP
9 9 (5.49%) Ruby
10 8 (4.88%) PowerShell
10 8 (4.88%) C++
11 6 (3.66%) VBA
12 5 (3.05%) C
13 2 (1.22%) VBScript
14 1 (0.61%) XAML
Qualifications
1 31 (18.90%) Degree
2 12 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (5.49%) MCSD
4 7 (4.27%) ISEB
4 7 (4.27%) ISTQB
5 5 (3.05%) MCTS
5 5 (3.05%) MCP
5 5 (3.05%) MCAD
6 2 (1.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.10%) QA
System Software
1 12 (7.32%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 47 (28.66%) Microsoft
2 3 (1.83%) Altova
2 3 (1.83%) DevExpress
3 2 (1.22%) Oracle
4 1 (0.61%) Zoho
4 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.61%) Telerik
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