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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 87 66 59
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -7
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 41 64 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.02% 3.54% 3.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.16% 8.19% 7.24%
Number of salaries quoted 38 60 43
Average salary £36,250 £36,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.68% +8.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,350 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,000
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
794 781 704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 39.11% 43.24% 47.50%
Number of salaries quoted 705 728 632
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 8 February 2016.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 92 (100.00%) .NET
2 78 (84.78%) C#
3 66 (71.74%) SQL
4 64 (69.57%) SQL Server
5 62 (67.39%) ASP.NET
6 38 (41.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 38 (41.30%) T-SQL
7 37 (40.22%) JavaScript
8 36 (39.13%) HTML
8 36 (39.13%) Microsoft
9 30 (32.61%) MVC
9 30 (32.61%) CSS
9 30 (32.61%) .NET Framework
9 30 (32.61%) SQL Server 2008
10 29 (31.52%) SDLC
11 28 (30.43%) SQL Server 2005
12 26 (28.26%) Visual Studio
13 25 (27.17%) jQuery
14 24 (26.09%) MS Excel
15 21 (22.83%) Web Development
16 20 (21.74%) Ajax
16 20 (21.74%) Web Services
16 20 (21.74%) CSS3
17 19 (20.65%) SQL Server 2012
17 19 (20.65%) PowerShell
17 19 (20.65%) IIS
18 18 (19.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 17 (18.48%) HTML5
20 15 (16.30%) Automotive
21 14 (15.22%) MCTS

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 19 (20.65%) IIS
2 6 (6.52%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.26%) CMS
4 2 (2.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 24 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.09%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (3.26%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.22%) Kerberos
2 3 (3.26%) HTTP
3 1 (1.09%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (69.57%) SQL Server
2 38 (41.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (32.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (30.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 19 (20.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (19.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (15.22%) SQL Server 2000
8 13 (14.13%) Crystal Reports
9 9 (9.78%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (6.52%) MS Access
12 5 (5.43%) QlikView
13 4 (4.35%) MySQL
13 4 (4.35%) Relational Database
14 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (28.26%) Visual Studio
2 10 (10.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (2.17%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.17%) Selenium
4 2 (2.17%) Subversion
4 2 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (16.30%) Automotive
2 6 (6.52%) Finance
3 3 (3.26%) Legal
4 2 (2.17%) Marketing
5 1 (1.09%) Law
5 1 (1.09%) Retail
5 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 74 (80.43%) Developer
2 55 (59.78%) .NET Developer
3 37 (40.22%) VB.NET Developer
4 31 (33.70%) C# Developer
5 30 (32.61%) C# .NET Developer
6 27 (29.35%) Software Developer
7 26 (28.26%) SQL Developer
8 25 (27.17%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 23 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
10 22 (23.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 21 (22.83%) C# Software Developer
12 20 (21.74%) .NET Software Developer
13 18 (19.57%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
14 11 (11.96%) Senior Developer
15 8 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 8 (8.70%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
16 5 (5.43%) Business Developer
16 5 (5.43%) C# WCF Developer
16 5 (5.43%) WCF Developer
16 5 (5.43%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (100.00%) .NET
2 62 (67.39%) ASP.NET
3 36 (39.13%) HTML
4 30 (32.61%) .NET Framework
4 30 (32.61%) CSS
5 25 (27.17%) jQuery
6 20 (21.74%) Ajax
6 20 (21.74%) CSS3
6 20 (21.74%) Web Services
7 17 (18.48%) HTML5
8 14 (15.22%) Classic ASP
9 13 (14.13%) WCF
10 10 (10.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 9 (9.78%) ADO.NET
11 9 (9.78%) WinForms
11 9 (9.78%) XML
12 8 (8.70%) Entity Framework
12 8 (8.70%) WPF
13 7 (7.61%) AngularJS
14 6 (6.52%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (5.43%) Client/Server
1 5 (5.43%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.13%) Windows
2 5 (5.43%) Android
2 5 (5.43%) Apple iOS
2 5 (5.43%) Windows Server
2 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.61%) MVC
2 29 (31.52%) SDLC
3 21 (22.83%) Web Development
4 9 (9.78%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (9.78%) ETL
5 8 (8.70%) OO
6 5 (5.43%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (5.43%) MVVM
6 5 (5.43%) OOD
6 5 (5.43%) Project Management
7 4 (4.35%) PRINCE2
7 4 (4.35%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.35%) Time Management
8 3 (3.26%) Automated Testing
8 3 (3.26%) Business Analysis
8 3 (3.26%) Data Analysis
8 3 (3.26%) ERP
8 3 (3.26%) ITIL
8 3 (3.26%) OOP
8 3 (3.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (84.78%) C#
2 66 (71.74%) SQL
3 38 (41.30%) T-SQL
4 37 (40.22%) JavaScript
5 19 (20.65%) PowerShell
6 12 (13.04%) VB
7 8 (8.70%) VB6
8 6 (6.52%) PHP
9 5 (5.43%) Java
10 3 (3.26%) Ruby
10 3 (3.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (15.22%) MCAD
1 14 (15.22%) MCP
1 14 (15.22%) MCSD
1 14 (15.22%) MCTS
1 14 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.52%) Degree
3 3 (3.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.09%) ISEB
4 1 (1.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 14 (15.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 36 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.52%) Oracle
3 3 (3.26%) DevExpress
3 3 (3.26%) Sage
4 1 (1.09%) Autodesk
4 1 (1.09%) Telerik
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £31000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, SickPay
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Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Salary: £50k - 60k per year
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Salary: £250 - £350 per day
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + BENEFITS
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Salary: £25000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
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Salary: £32000 - £33500 per annum + benefits
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CGI
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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CGI
Salary: £23000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
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CGI
Salary: £26000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
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CGI
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
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