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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 60 67 40
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -27
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 68 37 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.77% 2.49% 5.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.51% 5.39% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 65 32 76
Average salary £37,500 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,550 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £44,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
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
799 687 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 44.32% 46.17% 42.21%
Number of salaries quoted 731 621 592
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 3 March 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 147 (100.00%) .NET
2 119 (80.95%) C#
3 101 (68.71%) SQL
4 83 (56.46%) ASP.NET
5 79 (53.74%) SQL Server
6 52 (35.37%) VB
6 52 (35.37%) HTML
7 48 (32.65%) JavaScript
8 43 (29.25%) Visual Studio
8 43 (29.25%) Microsoft
9 41 (27.89%) XML
10 38 (25.85%) Windows
11 34 (23.13%) Web Services
11 34 (23.13%) CSS
12 33 (22.45%) Software Engineering
13 32 (21.77%) VB6
14 31 (21.09%) T-SQL
14 31 (21.09%) Crystal Reports
15 29 (19.73%) MS Excel
16 28 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 27 (18.37%) Project Management
18 25 (17.01%) HTML5
19 24 (16.33%) .NET Framework
19 24 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
20 23 (15.65%) jQuery
21 22 (14.97%) Degree
22 21 (14.29%) WCF
22 21 (14.29%) MVC
22 21 (14.29%) MS Office
23 18 (12.24%) SQL Server Integration Services

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (8.84%) SharePoint
1 13 (8.84%) SharePoint Server
1 13 (8.84%) SharePoint 2010
2 12 (8.16%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (6.12%) IIS
4 4 (2.72%) Node.js
5 3 (2.04%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.68%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 29 (19.73%) MS Excel
2 21 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.44%) LAN
1 8 (5.44%) WAN
1 8 (5.44%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.04%) Internet
2 3 (2.04%) Extranet
3 2 (1.36%) HTTP
4 1 (0.68%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.68%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (53.74%) SQL Server
2 31 (21.09%) Crystal Reports
3 28 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (12.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (12.24%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (7.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (7.48%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (6.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (5.44%) Relational Database
8 7 (4.76%) MS Access
9 5 (3.40%) MySQL
10 4 (2.72%) NoSQL
11 3 (2.04%) DTS
12 2 (1.36%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.36%) ActiveReports
13 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.68%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 43 (29.25%) Visual Studio
2 17 (11.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.72%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.36%) AccuRev
4 2 (1.36%) JIRA
4 2 (1.36%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.68%) NUnit
General
1 16 (10.88%) Finance
2 5 (3.40%) Law
2 5 (3.40%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.04%) Automotive
4 2 (1.36%) Legal
4 2 (1.36%) Retail
4 2 (1.36%) Back Office
5 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.68%) Banking
Job Titles
1 132 (89.80%) Developer
2 41 (27.89%) Software Developer
3 38 (25.85%) .NET Developer
4 16 (10.88%) C# Developer
5 14 (9.52%) Graduate
6 12 (8.16%) Junior
6 12 (8.16%) Junior Developer
6 12 (8.16%) SharePoint Developer
7 11 (7.48%) VB.NET Developer
8 10 (6.80%) Graduate Developer
9 9 (6.12%) Applications Developer
10 8 (5.44%) Analyst
10 8 (5.44%) SQL Developer
11 7 (4.76%) Junior .NET Developer
12 5 (3.40%) C# .NET Developer
12 5 (3.40%) Graduate Software Developer
12 5 (3.40%) ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (3.40%) Senior Developer
13 4 (2.72%) Data Analyst
13 4 (2.72%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (100.00%) .NET
2 83 (56.46%) ASP.NET
3 52 (35.37%) HTML
4 41 (27.89%) XML
5 34 (23.13%) Web Services
5 34 (23.13%) CSS
6 25 (17.01%) HTML5
7 24 (16.33%) .NET Framework
8 23 (15.65%) jQuery
9 21 (14.29%) WCF
10 17 (11.56%) ADO.NET
11 13 (8.84%) WPF
11 13 (8.84%) Windows SharePoint Services
12 10 (6.80%) WinForms
12 10 (6.80%) LINQ
12 10 (6.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 9 (6.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 9 (6.12%) JSON
14 8 (5.44%) EDI
14 8 (5.44%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.48%) Computer Science
2 4 (2.72%) N-Tier
3 3 (2.04%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.68%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.68%) PMI
5 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.68%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 38 (25.85%) Windows
2 3 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (22.45%) Software Engineering
2 27 (18.37%) Project Management
3 24 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (14.29%) MVC
5 16 (10.88%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (8.84%) TDD
7 12 (8.16%) Scrum
8 11 (7.48%) Web Application Development
9 10 (6.80%) OO
10 8 (5.44%) Logistics
10 8 (5.44%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (4.76%) Data Management
11 7 (4.76%) BDD
12 6 (4.08%) CRM
13 5 (3.40%) Web Development
13 5 (3.40%) Automated Testing
13 5 (3.40%) Mentoring
14 4 (2.72%) Time Management
14 4 (2.72%) Data Analysis
14 4 (2.72%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 119 (80.95%) C#
2 101 (68.71%) SQL
3 52 (35.37%) VB
4 48 (32.65%) JavaScript
5 32 (21.77%) VB6
6 31 (21.09%) T-SQL
7 8 (5.44%) VBA
8 6 (4.08%) Java
9 5 (3.40%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 4 (2.72%) Ruby
11 3 (2.04%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.04%) XAML
11 3 (2.04%) PHP
12 2 (1.36%) C++
13 1 (0.68%) Perl
13 1 (0.68%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 22 (14.97%) Degree
2 12 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (8.16%) MCTS
3 6 (4.08%) VCP4
4 2 (1.36%) HND
5 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.40%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 43 (29.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.44%) Altova
2 8 (5.44%) DevExpress
3 1 (0.68%) Red Gate
3 1 (0.68%) LexisNexis
3 1 (0.68%) Adobe
3 1 (0.68%) BT
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