The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 69 42 47
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +5
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 7 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.00% 2.19% 3.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.11% 5.24% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 20
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £29,950 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,250 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,590 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -
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 Coventry region.

Programming Languages Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
331 210 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 47.22% 41.75% 52.08%
Number of salaries quoted 275 178 307
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £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 Coventry

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Coventry

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Coventry

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 50 (94.34%) C#
2 50 (94.34%) ASP.NET
3 49 (92.45%) HTML
4 46 (86.79%) JavaScript
5 44 (83.02%) jQuery
6 42 (79.25%) SQL Server
7 40 (75.47%) CSS
8 39 (73.58%) .NET Framework
9 36 (67.92%) Ajax
9 36 (67.92%) Microsoft
9 36 (67.92%) MVC
10 35 (66.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 31 (58.49%) Team Foundation Server
12 25 (47.17%) SQL
13 22 (41.51%) HTML5
14 20 (37.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 20 (37.74%) IIS
15 19 (35.85%) KnockoutJS
15 19 (35.85%) Responsive Web Design
15 19 (35.85%) AngularJS
15 19 (35.85%) NHibernate
15 19 (35.85%) Web Development
16 18 (33.96%) CSS3
16 18 (33.96%) MS Excel
16 18 (33.96%) XML
17 17 (32.08%) SharePoint
18 16 (30.19%) Web Services
18 16 (30.19%) Subversion
18 16 (30.19%) Twitter

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 20 (37.74%) IIS
2 17 (32.08%) SharePoint
3 9 (16.98%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.77%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.89%) CMS
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 18 (33.96%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Kerberos
1 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (79.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 31 (58.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (30.19%) Subversion
3 5 (9.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (7.55%) Automotive
2 3 (5.66%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (94.34%) Developer
2 23 (43.40%) .NET Developer
3 20 (37.74%) Software Developer
4 10 (18.87%) Web Developer
5 8 (15.09%) Senior Developer
6 6 (11.32%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (9.43%) .NET Web Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Support Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) VB.NET Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Applications Support
9 3 (5.66%) Junior
9 3 (5.66%) Applications Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) Junior .NET Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Junior Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Senior Software Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Support Engineer
10 2 (3.77%) Analyst Developer
11 1 (1.89%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 50 (94.34%) ASP.NET
3 49 (92.45%) HTML
4 44 (83.02%) jQuery
5 40 (75.47%) CSS
6 39 (73.58%) .NET Framework
7 36 (67.92%) Ajax
8 35 (66.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 22 (41.51%) HTML5
10 20 (37.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 19 (35.85%) KnockoutJS
11 19 (35.85%) AngularJS
11 19 (35.85%) NHibernate
12 18 (33.96%) CSS3
12 18 (33.96%) XML
13 16 (30.19%) Web Services
13 16 (30.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 15 (28.30%) XSL
14 15 (28.30%) DHTML
14 15 (28.30%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) Android
2 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.89%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (67.92%) MVC
2 19 (35.85%) Web Development
2 19 (35.85%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (3.77%) Project Management
4 2 (3.77%) OO
4 2 (3.77%) CRM
4 2 (3.77%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (1.89%) Android Development
5 1 (1.89%) Line Management
5 1 (1.89%) E-Commerce
5 1 (1.89%) OOD
5 1 (1.89%) SOA
5 1 (1.89%) Workflow
5 1 (1.89%) Scrum
5 1 (1.89%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.89%) Software Engineering
5 1 (1.89%) OOP
5 1 (1.89%) Time Management
5 1 (1.89%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (94.34%) C#
2 46 (86.79%) JavaScript
3 25 (47.17%) SQL
4 15 (28.30%) XAML
5 10 (18.87%) T-SQL
6 5 (9.43%) VB
7 1 (1.89%) Korn
7 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.89%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 36 (67.92%) Microsoft
2 16 (30.19%) Twitter
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle
4 1 (1.89%) Apple