The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 64 45 53
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +8
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 51 81 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.81% 4.66% 3.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.77% 10.98% 8.14%
Number of salaries quoted 45 75 45
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
753 738 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 41.51% 42.44% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 662 626 564
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB.NET
West Midlands

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 18 April 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 128 (100.00%) .NET
2 109 (85.16%) SQL Server
3 94 (73.44%) ASP.NET
4 93 (72.66%) C#
5 71 (55.47%) SQL
6 47 (36.72%) HTML
7 45 (35.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 44 (34.38%) Windows
9 42 (32.81%) Microsoft
10 38 (29.69%) JavaScript
11 33 (25.78%) CSS
11 33 (25.78%) .NET Framework
12 31 (24.22%) MVC
13 27 (21.09%) VB
13 27 (21.09%) MS Excel
13 27 (21.09%) Web Development
14 26 (20.31%) T-SQL
15 20 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
16 18 (14.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 18 (14.06%) Visual Studio
16 18 (14.06%) MS Access
16 18 (14.06%) Finance
17 17 (13.28%) Degree
18 16 (12.50%) WCF
18 16 (12.50%) jQuery
18 16 (12.50%) WinForms
18 16 (12.50%) XML
19 15 (11.72%) VBA
19 15 (11.72%) Web Services
19 15 (11.72%) SQL Server 2012

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 9 (7.03%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.13%) IIS
3 3 (2.34%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (2.34%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.78%) Papyrus
4 1 (0.78%) SAS
Applications
1 27 (21.09%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.47%) MS Office
3 1 (0.78%) DOC1
3 1 (0.78%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.91%) Internet
2 2 (1.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (85.16%) SQL Server
2 45 (35.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (14.06%) MS Access
5 15 (11.72%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (5.47%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (4.69%) Oracle Database
8 6 (4.69%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.34%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (1.56%) DTS
10 2 (1.56%) MySQL
11 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 18 (14.06%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.47%) NUnit
3 5 (3.91%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (3.13%) Subversion
5 3 (2.34%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (2.34%) Toad
5 3 (2.34%) SoapUI
5 3 (2.34%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.78%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.78%) MSTest
6 1 (0.78%) Moq
6 1 (0.78%) Selenium
General
1 18 (14.06%) Finance
2 13 (10.16%) Law
3 9 (7.03%) Legal
4 4 (3.13%) Banking
4 4 (3.13%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.13%) Games
5 3 (2.34%) Automotive
5 3 (2.34%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.56%) Retail
6 2 (1.56%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.78%) Advertising
7 1 (0.78%) Billing
7 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 113 (88.28%) Developer
2 77 (60.16%) .NET Developer
3 32 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 30 (23.44%) ASP.NET Developer
5 28 (21.88%) Software Developer
6 27 (21.09%) C# Developer
6 27 (21.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 17 (13.28%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (13.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (9.38%) Web Developer
8 12 (9.38%) .NET Software Developer
9 6 (4.69%) C# Software Developer
9 6 (4.69%) SQL Developer
9 6 (4.69%) Senior Developer
10 5 (3.91%) Systems Support
10 5 (3.91%) Lead Developer
10 5 (3.91%) Junior
10 5 (3.91%) Graduate Developer
10 5 (3.91%) Graduate
11 4 (3.13%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (100.00%) .NET
2 94 (73.44%) ASP.NET
3 47 (36.72%) HTML
4 33 (25.78%) CSS
4 33 (25.78%) .NET Framework
5 18 (14.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 16 (12.50%) WCF
6 16 (12.50%) jQuery
6 16 (12.50%) WinForms
6 16 (12.50%) XML
7 15 (11.72%) Web Services
8 13 (10.16%) Ajax
9 12 (9.38%) HTML5
10 10 (7.81%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (7.81%) CSS3
11 7 (5.47%) ADO.NET
11 7 (5.47%) Razor View Engine
11 7 (5.47%) LINQ
12 6 (4.69%) NHibernate
12 6 (4.69%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.16%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.13%) N-Tier
2 4 (3.13%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.34%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (1.56%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.56%) Physics
4 2 (1.56%) GIS
5 1 (0.78%) Clustering
5 1 (0.78%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.78%) Social Media
5 1 (0.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 44 (34.38%) Windows
2 12 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.78%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (24.22%) MVC
2 27 (21.09%) Web Development
3 12 (9.38%) OO
4 10 (7.81%) TDD
5 9 (7.03%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (5.47%) Data Analysis
7 7 (5.47%) SOA
8 5 (3.91%) Migration
8 5 (3.91%) Scrum
8 5 (3.91%) Data Modelling
8 5 (3.91%) Web Application Development
8 5 (3.91%) Logistics
8 5 (3.91%) Data Migration
9 4 (3.13%) Software Engineering
9 4 (3.13%) Business Analysis
9 4 (3.13%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (3.13%) OOD
9 4 (3.13%) E-Commerce
9 4 (3.13%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 93 (72.66%) C#
2 71 (55.47%) SQL
3 38 (29.69%) JavaScript
4 27 (21.09%) VB
5 26 (20.31%) T-SQL
6 15 (11.72%) VBA
7 8 (6.25%) PHP
7 8 (6.25%) VB6
8 6 (4.69%) C++
9 3 (2.34%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.34%) Python
9 3 (2.34%) PHP5
10 1 (0.78%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (13.28%) Degree
2 12 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.34%) MCSD
3 3 (2.34%) MCSE
3 3 (2.34%) MCTS
4 1 (0.78%) HND
4 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (2.34%) Basel II
2 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.56%) XenApp
1 2 (1.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) SCSM
1 1 (0.78%) SCCM
1 1 (0.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (32.81%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.59%) Oracle
3 3 (2.34%) SAP
3 3 (2.34%) Business Objects
4 2 (1.56%) Mapinfo
4 2 (1.56%) Citrix
4 2 (1.56%) ESRI
4 2 (1.56%) BT
5 1 (0.78%) HP
5 1 (0.78%) Sage
5 1 (0.78%) DevExpress
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