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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 57 47 40
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 67 64 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.73% 4.10% 4.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.71% 8.59% 10.70%
Number of salaries quoted 62 55 72
Average salary £35,750 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
769 745 766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 42.82% 47.73% 45.65%
Number of salaries quoted 726 669 654
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 29 January 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 141 (100.00%) .NET
2 117 (82.98%) C#
3 96 (68.09%) SQL
4 75 (53.19%) SQL Server
5 72 (51.06%) ASP.NET
6 49 (34.75%) Microsoft
7 47 (33.33%) VB
8 44 (31.21%) HTML
9 39 (27.66%) Visual Studio
10 38 (26.95%) Windows
10 38 (26.95%) JavaScript
11 35 (24.82%) XML
12 33 (23.40%) T-SQL
13 32 (22.70%) CSS
13 32 (22.70%) Web Services
13 32 (22.70%) Software Engineering
14 31 (21.99%) MS Excel
15 29 (20.57%) Crystal Reports
15 29 (20.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 29 (20.57%) Agile Software Development
16 28 (19.86%) VB6
17 24 (17.02%) Project Management
18 23 (16.31%) Degree
18 23 (16.31%) HTML5
19 22 (15.60%) Team Foundation Server
19 22 (15.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 21 (14.89%) MS Office
20 21 (14.89%) SQL Server 2008
21 19 (13.48%) jQuery
21 19 (13.48%) .NET Framework

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 13 (9.22%) SharePoint
1 13 (9.22%) SharePoint Server
1 13 (9.22%) SharePoint 2010
2 12 (8.51%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (3.55%) IIS
4 1 (0.71%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.71%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 31 (21.99%) MS Excel
2 21 (14.89%) MS Office
3 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.67%) TCP/IP
1 8 (5.67%) LAN
1 8 (5.67%) WAN
2 2 (1.42%) Extranet
3 1 (0.71%) Intranet
3 1 (0.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (53.19%) SQL Server
2 29 (20.57%) Crystal Reports
2 29 (20.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (15.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (14.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (8.51%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (7.80%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (7.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (6.38%) Relational Database
9 8 (5.67%) MS Access
10 4 (2.84%) DTS
10 4 (2.84%) MySQL
11 2 (1.42%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.42%) ActiveReports
12 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.71%) OLAP
12 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 39 (27.66%) Visual Studio
2 22 (15.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.42%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.71%) NUnit
General
1 13 (9.22%) Finance
2 9 (6.38%) Legal
3 6 (4.26%) Law
4 3 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.42%) Banking
5 2 (1.42%) Retail
6 1 (0.71%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.71%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 130 (92.20%) Developer
2 44 (31.21%) Software Developer
3 32 (22.70%) .NET Developer
4 12 (8.51%) SharePoint Developer
4 12 (8.51%) VB.NET Developer
4 12 (8.51%) Applications Developer
5 11 (7.80%) Graduate
5 11 (7.80%) C# Developer
5 11 (7.80%) Graduate Developer
6 9 (6.38%) SQL Developer
7 8 (5.67%) Analyst
8 6 (4.26%) Team Leader
8 6 (4.26%) Junior Developer
8 6 (4.26%) Junior
8 6 (4.26%) Software Team Leader
8 6 (4.26%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (3.55%) Case Management Developer
9 5 (3.55%) Graduate Software Developer
10 4 (2.84%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (2.84%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (100.00%) .NET
2 72 (51.06%) ASP.NET
3 44 (31.21%) HTML
4 35 (24.82%) XML
5 32 (22.70%) CSS
5 32 (22.70%) Web Services
6 23 (16.31%) HTML5
7 19 (13.48%) jQuery
7 19 (13.48%) .NET Framework
8 16 (11.35%) ADO.NET
8 16 (11.35%) WCF
9 13 (9.22%) Windows SharePoint Services
10 12 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 11 (7.80%) Silverlight
12 9 (6.38%) LINQ
12 9 (6.38%) JSON
12 9 (6.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 9 (6.38%) CSS3
13 8 (5.67%) DOM
13 8 (5.67%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.55%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.84%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.42%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.71%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.71%) Physics
5 1 (0.71%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 38 (26.95%) Windows
2 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (22.70%) Software Engineering
2 29 (20.57%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (17.02%) Project Management
4 18 (12.77%) MVC
5 17 (12.06%) Scrum
6 15 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (6.38%) Workflow
8 9 (6.38%) OO
9 8 (5.67%) TDD
9 8 (5.67%) Data Management
9 8 (5.67%) Logistics
9 8 (5.67%) Web Application Development
9 8 (5.67%) Mentoring
10 7 (4.96%) Automated Testing
11 6 (4.26%) Multithreading
11 6 (4.26%) Kanban
11 6 (4.26%) Coaching
12 5 (3.55%) BDD
12 5 (3.55%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 117 (82.98%) C#
2 96 (68.09%) SQL
3 47 (33.33%) VB
4 38 (26.95%) JavaScript
5 33 (23.40%) T-SQL
6 28 (19.86%) VB6
7 9 (6.38%) VBA
8 6 (4.26%) Java
9 5 (3.55%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 3 (2.13%) C++
10 3 (2.13%) XAML
11 2 (1.42%) PHP
11 2 (1.42%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.71%) C++/CLI
12 1 (0.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (16.31%) Degree
2 12 (8.51%) MCTS
2 12 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.71%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.71%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.84%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 49 (34.75%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.67%) DevExpress
2 8 (5.67%) Altova
3 5 (3.55%) LexisNexis
4 1 (0.71%) Red Gate
4 1 (0.71%) Adobe
4 1 (0.71%) BT
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £24000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + excellent package + Training!
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Pari Passu
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits, Flexi time
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £22000 - £23500 per annum + excellent company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago