The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 20 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 2.22% 12.12% 7.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.50% 26.67% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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 Dudley region.

Programming Languages Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
8 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 17.78% 45.45% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 7
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,600 £42,000
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 Dudley

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Dudley

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Dudley

VB.NET
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 5 (83.33%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) VB6
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
3 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
3 1 (16.67%) LINQ
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) MVVM
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dudley 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
2 5 (83.33%) VB.NET Developer
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) WPF
2 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
2 1 (16.67%) LINQ
2 1 (16.67%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) CRM
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
1 1 (16.67%) MVVM
1 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) VB
1 5 (83.33%) VB6
2 1 (16.67%) C#