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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 63 61 33
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -28
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 77 67 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.31% 3.16% 5.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.05% 6.89% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 68 58 81
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,750 £40,000
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
957 973 745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 41.20% 45.92% 43.34%
Number of salaries quoted 835 897 640
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 1 October 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 153 (100.00%) .NET
2 128 (83.66%) C#
3 95 (62.09%) SQL Server
4 88 (57.52%) SQL
5 71 (46.41%) ASP.NET
6 53 (34.64%) Microsoft
7 46 (30.07%) VB
8 42 (27.45%) Windows
9 41 (26.80%) MS Excel
10 40 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
11 34 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 32 (20.92%) .NET Framework
13 30 (19.61%) Degree
13 30 (19.61%) SharePoint
13 30 (19.61%) HTML
14 29 (18.95%) CSS
14 29 (18.95%) WCF
14 29 (18.95%) SQL Server 2008
15 27 (17.65%) XML
15 27 (17.65%) T-SQL
16 25 (16.34%) Software Engineering
17 23 (15.03%) OO
18 22 (14.38%) Legal
19 20 (13.07%) Workflow
19 20 (13.07%) WinForms
19 20 (13.07%) VB6
19 20 (13.07%) Web Services
20 19 (12.42%) JavaScript
21 18 (11.76%) MS Office
21 18 (11.76%) Visual Studio

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 30 (19.61%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (5.23%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (3.27%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (2.61%) IIS
Applications
1 41 (26.80%) MS Excel
2 18 (11.76%) MS Office
3 2 (1.31%) MS Project
4 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.31%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.31%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (62.09%) SQL Server
2 34 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (18.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (9.80%) Crystal Reports
5 13 (8.50%) MS Access
6 10 (6.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (5.23%) Relational Database
8 5 (3.27%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.61%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (2.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.31%) DTS
10 2 (1.31%) ActiveReports
11 1 (0.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (11.76%) Visual Studio
1 18 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (3.92%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (3.27%) NUnit
4 2 (1.31%) Subversion
4 2 (1.31%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.65%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.65%) TestPartner
5 1 (0.65%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.65%) Rational Robot
General
1 22 (14.38%) Legal
2 17 (11.11%) Finance
3 14 (9.15%) Law
4 5 (3.27%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.31%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.31%) Automotive
5 2 (1.31%) Games
6 1 (0.65%) Banking
Job Titles
1 143 (93.46%) Developer
2 58 (37.91%) Software Developer
3 51 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 19 (12.42%) C# Developer
5 18 (11.76%) VB.NET Developer
6 16 (10.46%) Senior Developer
6 16 (10.46%) .NET Software Developer
7 11 (7.19%) ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (7.19%) SharePoint Developer
8 10 (6.54%) SQL Developer
8 10 (6.54%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (5.88%) VB Developer
10 8 (5.23%) Case Management Developer
11 7 (4.58%) Applications Developer
12 6 (3.92%) Graduate
12 6 (3.92%) Graduate Developer
12 6 (3.92%) Team Leader
12 6 (3.92%) Software Team Leader
13 5 (3.27%) C# Software Developer
13 5 (3.27%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (100.00%) .NET
2 71 (46.41%) ASP.NET
3 32 (20.92%) .NET Framework
4 30 (19.61%) HTML
5 29 (18.95%) CSS
5 29 (18.95%) WCF
6 27 (17.65%) XML
7 20 (13.07%) WinForms
7 20 (13.07%) Web Services
8 15 (9.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 13 (8.50%) ADO.NET
9 13 (8.50%) HTML5
10 12 (7.84%) CSS3
11 10 (6.54%) WPF
12 9 (5.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 8 (5.23%) Silverlight
13 8 (5.23%) Windows SharePoint Services
13 8 (5.23%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (4.58%) Ajax
15 6 (3.92%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 13 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.58%) Mathematics
3 7 (4.58%) Physics
4 6 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.61%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (27.45%) Windows
2 8 (5.23%) Apple iOS
2 8 (5.23%) Windows 8
2 8 (5.23%) Android
3 5 (3.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (16.34%) Software Engineering
3 23 (15.03%) OO
4 20 (13.07%) Workflow
5 16 (10.46%) MVC
6 13 (8.50%) Scrum
6 13 (8.50%) Project Management
7 12 (7.84%) Web Development
8 10 (6.54%) Web Application Development
9 9 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (5.23%) E-Commerce
10 8 (5.23%) Data Management
10 8 (5.23%) BDD
10 8 (5.23%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (4.58%) TDD
12 6 (3.92%) CRM
12 6 (3.92%) UML
12 6 (3.92%) Automated Testing
12 6 (3.92%) Enterprise Architecture
12 6 (3.92%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 128 (83.66%) C#
2 88 (57.52%) SQL
3 46 (30.07%) VB
4 27 (17.65%) T-SQL
5 20 (13.07%) VB6
6 19 (12.42%) JavaScript
7 9 (5.88%) VBA
8 6 (3.92%) C++
9 4 (2.61%) PHP
10 3 (1.96%) Java
11 1 (0.65%) C++/CLI
11 1 (0.65%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 30 (19.61%) Degree
2 9 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (5.23%) MCTS
4 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.65%) MCSE
4 1 (0.65%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 53 (34.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.23%) DevExpress
2 8 (5.23%) LexisNexis
3 6 (3.92%) Oracle
4 1 (0.65%) VMware
4 1 (0.65%) Compuware
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Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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