The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 203 217 205
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -12
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 101 113 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.04% 0.96% 1.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.93% 1.84% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 70 102 117
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -0.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
VB.NET
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
5234 6139 6642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 54.10% 52.33% 56.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4566 5340 6006
Average salary £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.48% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,200 £75,000
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 the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VB.NET
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the City of London region.

VB.NET Salary Trend in the City of London

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in the City of London

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 171 (100.00%) .NET
2 121 (70.76%) C#
3 114 (66.67%) SQL
4 97 (56.73%) SQL Server
5 79 (46.20%) Finance
6 76 (44.44%) ASP.NET
7 55 (32.16%) HTML
8 51 (29.82%) MVC
9 49 (28.65%) JavaScript
10 45 (26.32%) Microsoft
11 42 (24.56%) CSS
11 42 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
11 42 (24.56%) jQuery
12 41 (23.98%) MS Excel
12 41 (23.98%) SQL Server 2008
13 38 (22.22%) T-SQL
14 36 (21.05%) Degree
14 36 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 32 (18.71%) Visual Studio
16 31 (18.13%) Java
16 31 (18.13%) .NET Framework
17 30 (17.54%) XML
18 29 (16.96%) MS Office
19 27 (15.79%) Business Analysis
20 26 (15.20%) Banking
21 25 (14.62%) SDLC
21 25 (14.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 23 (13.45%) WCF
22 23 (13.45%) Business Intelligence
23 22 (12.87%) WinForms

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 15 (8.77%) SharePoint
2 12 (7.02%) NServiceBus
3 8 (4.68%) SAS
4 5 (2.92%) IIS
5 2 (1.17%) Apache
5 2 (1.17%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.17%) Drupal
5 2 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.17%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.58%) CMS
6 1 (0.58%) Mule ESB
6 1 (0.58%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.58%) Mule
6 1 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.58%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 41 (23.98%) MS Excel
2 29 (16.96%) MS Office
3 8 (4.68%) SPSS
4 6 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.58%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (1.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.58%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.17%) Internet
2 1 (0.58%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (56.73%) SQL Server
2 41 (23.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (14.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (6.43%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (6.43%) Big Data
6 9 (5.26%) Hadoop
7 8 (4.68%) OLAP
7 8 (4.68%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (4.09%) PowerCenter
8 7 (4.09%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (2.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (2.92%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.34%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (1.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.17%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.58%) MySQL
13 1 (0.58%) DTS
Development Applications
1 32 (18.71%) Visual Studio
2 21 (12.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (4.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (3.51%) HP UFT
4 6 (3.51%) NUnit
4 6 (3.51%) SilkTest
4 6 (3.51%) Selenium
4 6 (3.51%) Rational Functional Tester
5 4 (2.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (1.75%) Subversion
6 3 (1.75%) JIRA
7 2 (1.17%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.58%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.58%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.58%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.58%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.58%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.58%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.58%) NCrunch
General
1 79 (46.20%) Finance
2 26 (15.20%) Banking
3 11 (6.43%) Back Office
4 8 (4.68%) Retail
5 7 (4.09%) Advertising
6 4 (2.34%) Legal
7 3 (1.75%) Law
8 2 (1.17%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.17%) Publishing
8 2 (1.17%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.17%) Marketing
8 2 (1.17%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.58%) Games
9 1 (0.58%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 138 (80.70%) Developer
2 71 (41.52%) .NET Developer
3 26 (15.20%) AWS Developer
4 19 (11.11%) Analyst
5 16 (9.36%) C# Developer
6 15 (8.77%) Graduate
6 15 (8.77%) Senior Developer
6 15 (8.77%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (8.19%) Applications Support
8 13 (7.60%) Software Developer
9 12 (7.02%) Graduate Developer
10 11 (6.43%) Senior Manager
10 11 (6.43%) VB.NET Developer
11 10 (5.85%) Senior .NET Developer
11 10 (5.85%) Support Analyst
11 10 (5.85%) IT Graduate
11 10 (5.85%) Trainee
12 8 (4.68%) Trainee Developer
12 8 (4.68%) Data Manager
12 8 (4.68%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (100.00%) .NET
2 76 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 55 (32.16%) HTML
4 42 (24.56%) CSS
4 42 (24.56%) jQuery
5 31 (18.13%) .NET Framework
6 30 (17.54%) XML
7 23 (13.45%) WCF
8 22 (12.87%) WinForms
9 20 (11.70%) Web Services
10 19 (11.11%) WPF
11 17 (9.94%) Ajax
12 13 (7.60%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (7.60%) XSLT
12 13 (7.60%) MSMQ
13 12 (7.02%) Middleware
13 12 (7.02%) ActiveMQ
13 12 (7.02%) RabbitMQ
13 12 (7.02%) LINQ
13 12 (7.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.28%) Computer Science
1 21 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 8 (4.68%) Visualisation
3 8 (4.68%) GIS
4 7 (4.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (4.09%) Fixed Income
4 7 (4.09%) Equities
4 7 (4.09%) Derivative
4 7 (4.09%) Physics
5 5 (2.92%) Statistics
6 3 (1.75%) Replication
7 2 (1.17%) Kindle
7 2 (1.17%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.58%) DTV
8 1 (0.58%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.58%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.58%) Contract for Difference
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.68%) UNIX
2 7 (4.09%) Windows
3 6 (3.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (29.82%) MVC
2 42 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (15.79%) Business Analysis
4 25 (14.62%) SDLC
5 23 (13.45%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (11.70%) Project Management
6 20 (11.70%) Waterfall
7 19 (11.11%) Analytics
8 16 (9.36%) ETL
9 15 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (8.77%) Scrum
10 13 (7.60%) TDD
10 13 (7.60%) Wealth Management
11 12 (7.02%) Software Engineering
11 12 (7.02%) Change Management
11 12 (7.02%) OO
12 11 (6.43%) OOP
12 11 (6.43%) SOA
12 11 (6.43%) Statistical Analysis
12 11 (6.43%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 121 (70.76%) C#
2 114 (66.67%) SQL
3 49 (28.65%) JavaScript
4 38 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 31 (18.13%) Java
6 13 (7.60%) VB
7 12 (7.02%) C++
8 10 (5.85%) VBA
9 9 (5.26%) Python
10 4 (2.34%) PHP
11 3 (1.75%) VB6
12 2 (1.17%) XPath
12 2 (1.17%) VBScript
12 2 (1.17%) XQuery
12 2 (1.17%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.58%) Perl
13 1 (0.58%) C
13 1 (0.58%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 36 (21.05%) Degree
2 6 (3.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (3.51%) ISEB
2 6 (3.51%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.58%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.68%) QA
2 5 (2.92%) SLA
3 2 (1.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (3.51%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 45 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.36%) SAP
3 13 (7.60%) Oracle
4 9 (5.26%) Tableau
5 8 (4.68%) Informatica
6 6 (3.51%) Reuters
6 6 (3.51%) Bloomberg
7 3 (1.75%) Cognos
7 3 (1.75%) Logi Analytics
8 2 (1.17%) Adobe
9 1 (0.58%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.58%) Alteryx
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Health
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Fully Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 7 days ago