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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 82 65 74
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +9
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 47 67 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.37% 3.14% 2.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.47% 7.75% 6.08%
Number of salaries quoted 43 59 55
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,000 £39,200
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
860 865 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 43.37% 40.55% 45.57%
Number of salaries quoted 778 741 900
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 31 August 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 August 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
2 129 (91.49%) C#
3 82 (58.16%) SQL
4 78 (55.32%) SQL Server
5 72 (51.06%) HTML
6 71 (50.35%) ASP.NET
7 61 (43.26%) JavaScript
8 48 (34.04%) Microsoft
9 47 (33.33%) XML
10 45 (31.91%) CSS
10 45 (31.91%) Visual Studio
11 43 (30.50%) .NET Framework
12 41 (29.08%) SDLC
12 41 (29.08%) T-SQL
12 41 (29.08%) OO
13 40 (28.37%) VB
14 39 (27.66%) Computer Science
15 38 (26.95%) WCF
16 37 (26.24%) Agile Software Development
16 37 (26.24%) Software Engineering
17 35 (24.82%) MVC
18 34 (24.11%) Web Services
19 31 (21.99%) Degree
20 30 (21.28%) Windows
21 28 (19.86%) WinForms
21 28 (19.86%) Web Development
22 27 (19.15%) VB6
23 26 (18.44%) Crystal Reports
23 26 (18.44%) IIS
24 25 (17.73%) Finance

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (18.44%) IIS
2 10 (7.09%) Node.js
3 4 (2.84%) Apache
4 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.71%) Umbraco
Applications
1 22 (15.60%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.96%) Kerberos
2 3 (2.13%) Internet
2 3 (2.13%) HTTP
3 1 (0.71%) VoIP
3 1 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (55.32%) SQL Server
2 26 (18.44%) Crystal Reports
3 14 (9.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (8.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (4.96%) NoSQL
6 7 (4.96%) Relational Database
6 7 (4.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (4.96%) MS Access
7 6 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (4.26%) RDBMS
8 5 (3.55%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (3.55%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (3.55%) MySQL
8 5 (3.55%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 45 (31.91%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.55%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.84%) MSTest
4 4 (2.84%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (2.84%) Moq
4 4 (2.84%) NUnit
5 1 (0.71%) JIRA
5 1 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.71%) AccuRev
General
1 25 (17.73%) Finance
2 5 (3.55%) Automotive
2 5 (3.55%) Law
3 3 (2.13%) Retail
4 2 (1.42%) Legal
5 1 (0.71%) Advertising
5 1 (0.71%) Back Office
5 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 113 (80.14%) Developer
2 68 (48.23%) Software Developer
3 49 (34.75%) .NET Developer
4 27 (19.15%) C# Developer
5 23 (16.31%) C# .NET Developer
6 21 (14.89%) .NET Software Developer
7 19 (13.48%) Junior
7 19 (13.48%) Junior Developer
8 18 (12.77%) Graduate
8 18 (12.77%) C# Software Developer
9 15 (10.64%) Senior Developer
10 13 (9.22%) Junior .NET Developer
10 13 (9.22%) Graduate Developer
11 12 (8.51%) Graduate Software Developer
12 8 (5.67%) Junior C# Developer
12 8 (5.67%) Senior Software Developer
12 8 (5.67%) Software Engineer
12 8 (5.67%) Junior C# .NET Developer
13 7 (4.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (4.96%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (100.00%) .NET
2 72 (51.06%) HTML
3 71 (50.35%) ASP.NET
4 47 (33.33%) XML
5 45 (31.91%) CSS
6 43 (30.50%) .NET Framework
7 38 (26.95%) WCF
8 34 (24.11%) Web Services
9 28 (19.86%) WinForms
10 21 (14.89%) WPF
10 21 (14.89%) ADO.NET
10 21 (14.89%) jQuery
11 18 (12.77%) .NET Compact Framework
11 18 (12.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 11 (7.80%) HTML5
13 10 (7.09%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (4.26%) RESTful
14 6 (4.26%) Ajax
14 6 (4.26%) MDX
15 5 (3.55%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (27.66%) Computer Science
2 19 (13.48%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (12.77%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.84%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (2.13%) Replication
6 1 (0.71%) User Experience
6 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (21.28%) Windows
2 19 (13.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.71%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (29.08%) OO
1 41 (29.08%) SDLC
2 37 (26.24%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (26.24%) Software Engineering
3 35 (24.82%) MVC
4 28 (19.86%) Web Development
5 23 (16.31%) OOD
6 19 (13.48%) Web Application Development
7 16 (11.35%) Project Management
8 15 (10.64%) Software Testing
9 12 (8.51%) Performance Testing
10 10 (7.09%) TDD
10 10 (7.09%) Time Management
11 9 (6.38%) MVVM
12 7 (4.96%) OOP
12 7 (4.96%) Migration
13 6 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (4.26%) Data Analysis
13 6 (4.26%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 129 (91.49%) C#
2 82 (58.16%) SQL
3 61 (43.26%) JavaScript
4 41 (29.08%) T-SQL
5 40 (28.37%) VB
6 27 (19.15%) VB6
7 12 (8.51%) Java
8 9 (6.38%) PHP
9 8 (5.67%) C++
10 7 (4.96%) PowerShell
11 5 (3.55%) Ruby
11 5 (3.55%) C
12 3 (2.13%) VBA
13 2 (1.42%) VBScript
14 1 (0.71%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 31 (21.99%) Degree
2 12 (8.51%) ISTQB
2 12 (8.51%) ISEB
2 12 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (6.38%) MCSD
4 5 (3.55%) MCTS
4 5 (3.55%) MCP
4 5 (3.55%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.51%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 48 (34.04%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.84%) Oracle
3 1 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.71%) Telerik
3 1 (0.71%) Zoho
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