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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 43 62 44
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -18
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 97 56 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.37% 3.10% 4.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.98% 7.61% 10.51%
Number of salaries quoted 90 49 74
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
810 736 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 44.88% 40.73% 42.50%
Number of salaries quoted 720 647 636
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 24 April 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 161 (100.00%) .NET
2 142 (88.20%) C#
3 104 (64.60%) SQL
4 88 (54.66%) ASP.NET
5 87 (54.04%) SQL Server
6 65 (40.37%) HTML
7 64 (39.75%) XML
8 63 (39.13%) JavaScript
9 60 (37.27%) VB
10 59 (36.65%) Visual Studio
11 49 (30.43%) Microsoft
12 44 (27.33%) CSS
12 44 (27.33%) Software Engineering
12 44 (27.33%) .NET Framework
13 39 (24.22%) Web Services
14 38 (23.60%) VB6
15 37 (22.98%) T-SQL
16 35 (21.74%) Crystal Reports
16 35 (21.74%) Windows
17 34 (21.12%) Agile Software Development
17 34 (21.12%) MVC
17 34 (21.12%) WCF
18 33 (20.50%) Computer Science
19 30 (18.63%) Degree
19 30 (18.63%) Project Management
20 28 (17.39%) OO
21 27 (16.77%) jQuery
22 25 (15.53%) Web Application Development
23 23 (14.29%) WPF
23 23 (14.29%) HTML5

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 16 (9.94%) IIS
2 11 (6.83%) Node.js
3 7 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.73%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (3.73%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (3.11%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (2.48%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.24%) Apache
8 1 (0.62%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 23 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 16 (9.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.97%) LAN
1 8 (4.97%) WAN
1 8 (4.97%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.73%) Internet
3 4 (2.48%) HTTP
4 3 (1.86%) Extranet
5 2 (1.24%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.62%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (54.04%) SQL Server
2 35 (21.74%) Crystal Reports
3 23 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (8.07%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (6.83%) NoSQL
6 11 (6.83%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (4.97%) Relational Database
7 8 (4.97%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (3.73%) MS Access
8 6 (3.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (2.48%) MySQL
10 3 (1.86%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.62%) DTS
Development Applications
1 59 (36.65%) Visual Studio
2 13 (8.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (5.59%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.86%) AccuRev
4 3 (1.86%) NUnit
4 3 (1.86%) JIRA
5 2 (1.24%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (1.24%) MSTest
5 2 (1.24%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (1.24%) Moq
General
1 23 (14.29%) Finance
2 8 (4.97%) Law
3 3 (1.86%) Automotive
3 3 (1.86%) Back Office
4 2 (1.24%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.24%) Retail
5 1 (0.62%) Legal
Job Titles
1 147 (91.30%) Developer
2 63 (39.13%) Software Developer
2 63 (39.13%) .NET Developer
3 34 (21.12%) C# Developer
4 22 (13.66%) Junior
4 22 (13.66%) Junior Developer
5 21 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
6 20 (12.42%) Graduate
7 17 (10.56%) Junior .NET Developer
8 15 (9.32%) .NET Software Developer
9 14 (8.70%) C# Software Developer
10 12 (7.45%) VB.NET Developer
11 11 (6.83%) Graduate Developer
12 9 (5.59%) Graduate Software Developer
12 9 (5.59%) Senior Developer
13 7 (4.35%) Applications Developer
13 7 (4.35%) Junior C# Developer
13 7 (4.35%) Junior C# .NET Developer
14 6 (3.73%) .NET Software Engineer
14 6 (3.73%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (100.00%) .NET
2 88 (54.66%) ASP.NET
3 65 (40.37%) HTML
4 64 (39.75%) XML
5 44 (27.33%) CSS
5 44 (27.33%) .NET Framework
6 39 (24.22%) Web Services
7 34 (21.12%) WCF
8 27 (16.77%) jQuery
9 23 (14.29%) HTML5
9 23 (14.29%) WPF
10 19 (11.80%) WinForms
11 15 (9.32%) ADO.NET
12 12 (7.45%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (6.83%) Entity Framework
14 10 (6.21%) LINQ
14 10 (6.21%) RESTful
14 10 (6.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 9 (5.59%) ASP.NET Web API
16 8 (4.97%) .NET Compact Framework
Miscellaneous
1 33 (20.50%) Computer Science
2 9 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.97%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.48%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.24%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.62%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 35 (21.74%) Windows
2 8 (4.97%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (27.33%) Software Engineering
2 34 (21.12%) MVC
2 34 (21.12%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (18.63%) Project Management
4 28 (17.39%) OO
5 25 (15.53%) Web Application Development
6 18 (11.18%) TDD
7 14 (8.70%) Web Development
8 12 (7.45%) OOD
9 11 (6.83%) BDD
10 8 (4.97%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (4.97%) CRM
10 8 (4.97%) Logistics
10 8 (4.97%) Scrum
11 7 (4.35%) UML
12 6 (3.73%) OOP
12 6 (3.73%) E-Commerce
12 6 (3.73%) Workflow
12 6 (3.73%) Enterprise Architecture
12 6 (3.73%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 142 (88.20%) C#
2 104 (64.60%) SQL
3 63 (39.13%) JavaScript
4 60 (37.27%) VB
5 38 (23.60%) VB6
6 37 (22.98%) T-SQL
7 11 (6.83%) Java
8 9 (5.59%) Ruby
9 8 (4.97%) VBA
9 8 (4.97%) C++
10 7 (4.35%) PHP
11 3 (1.86%) XAML
12 2 (1.24%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.24%) C
13 1 (0.62%) VBScript
13 1 (0.62%) Perl
Qualifications
1 30 (18.63%) Degree
2 9 (5.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.11%) MCTS
4 2 (1.24%) MCSD
4 2 (1.24%) HND
5 1 (0.62%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.62%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.86%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.73%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 49 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.97%) Altova
2 8 (4.97%) DevExpress
3 1 (0.62%) Adobe
3 1 (0.62%) BT
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