The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 126 97 79
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -18
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 2405 2975 3745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.28% 2.91% 3.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.53% 5.42% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2231 2735 3478
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB.NET
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
53069 54881 60109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.38% 53.60% 55.10%
Number of salaries quoted 45824 46827 53464
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in England

VB.NET
Salary Trend in England

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in England

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the England region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in England

VB.NET
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the England region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -33 584 £36,500 -2.66% 62
West Midlands +9 364 £35,000 +1.44% 52
London -95 325 £47,500 +5.55% 31
North West -23 289 £37,500 +7.14% 43
Yorkshire +2 231 £36,500 +12.30% 30
South West -24 225 £33,000 +1.53% 34
East of England -35 194 £38,500 +16.66% 20
East Midlands +23 146 £36,500 - 18
North East +8 42 £32,500 -5.10% 9
VB.NET
UK

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 4987 (99.56%) .NET
2 3873 (77.32%) C#
3 3399 (67.86%) SQL Server
4 3347 (66.82%) ASP.NET
5 2671 (53.32%) SQL
6 2088 (41.68%) HTML
7 2048 (40.89%) JavaScript
8 1689 (33.72%) MVC
9 1644 (32.82%) CSS
10 1570 (31.34%) Microsoft
11 1365 (27.25%) Agile Software Development
12 1223 (24.42%) XML
13 1187 (23.70%) .NET Framework
14 1134 (22.64%) VB
15 1059 (21.14%) jQuery
16 957 (19.11%) WCF
17 939 (18.75%) Windows
18 894 (17.85%) ASP.NET MVC
19 865 (17.27%) Visual Studio
20 808 (16.13%) T-SQL
21 785 (15.67%) Web Services
22 773 (15.43%) MS Excel
23 753 (15.03%) OO
24 746 (14.89%) Degree
25 701 (13.99%) Finance
26 663 (13.24%) SQL Server 2008
27 647 (12.92%) WinForms
28 634 (12.66%) Scrum
29 611 (12.20%) TDD
30 589 (11.76%) WPF

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the England 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
1 400 (7.99%) IIS
2 395 (7.89%) SharePoint
3 132 (2.64%) BizTalk Server
4 97 (1.94%) SharePoint 2013
5 96 (1.92%) Confluence
6 92 (1.84%) CMS
7 89 (1.78%) SharePoint 2010
8 63 (1.26%) SharePoint Server
9 54 (1.08%) Node.js
10 49 (0.98%) MS Exchange
11 35 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
12 31 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
13 27 (0.54%) WebSphere
14 25 (0.50%) Umbraco
15 23 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
16 16 (0.32%) Drupal
16 16 (0.32%) FormScape
17 14 (0.28%) WordPress
18 13 (0.26%) MediaWiki
19 10 (0.20%) Kentico
Applications
1 773 (15.43%) MS Excel
2 205 (4.09%) MS Office
3 55 (1.10%) Photoshop
4 17 (0.34%) Fireworks
5 16 (0.32%) AutoCAD
6 12 (0.24%) MS Visio
7 10 (0.20%) MS Project
8 8 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
9 6 (0.12%) PowerPivot
10 5 (0.100%) SPSS
11 4 (0.080%) InfoPath
12 3 (0.060%) MS PowerPoint
13 1 (0.020%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 101 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
3 18 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
4 17 (0.34%) Sage 200
5 10 (0.20%) Magento
5 10 (0.20%) Visualfiles
6 9 (0.18%) Tridion
6 9 (0.18%) Line 500
7 8 (0.16%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.080%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 4 (0.080%) ProductWriter
9 3 (0.060%) Epicor Vantage
9 3 (0.060%) Oracle BPM
9 3 (0.060%) Sage 50
9 3 (0.060%) Dynamics GP
9 3 (0.060%) GoldMine
9 3 (0.060%) SAP Business One
10 2 (0.040%) SAP SRM
10 2 (0.040%) LabWindows
10 2 (0.040%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 97 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 60 (1.20%) SaaS
3 18 (0.36%) Office 365
4 17 (0.34%) GitHub
5 9 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.080%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.060%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (0.020%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 199 (3.97%) Internet
2 119 (2.38%) Intranet
3 52 (1.04%) Extranet
4 51 (1.02%) DNS
5 42 (0.84%) TCP/IP
6 32 (0.64%) SMTP
7 31 (0.62%) SAN
7 31 (0.62%) NAS
8 23 (0.46%) HTTP
9 12 (0.24%) FTP
10 11 (0.22%) DHCP
10 11 (0.22%) HTTPS
11 8 (0.16%) CTI
12 5 (0.100%) LDAP
12 5 (0.100%) VPN
12 5 (0.100%) Network Security
13 4 (0.080%) LAN
13 4 (0.080%) Firewall
14 3 (0.060%) SSL
14 3 (0.060%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3399 (67.86%) SQL Server
2 663 (13.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 406 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 366 (7.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 337 (6.73%) SQL Server 2005
6 268 (5.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 251 (5.01%) Relational Database
8 247 (4.93%) MySQL
9 218 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
10 127 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 109 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
12 99 (1.98%) RavenDB
13 83 (1.66%) RDBMS
14 58 (1.16%) MS Access
15 56 (1.12%) Oracle Database
16 55 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
17 53 (1.06%) NoSQL
18 51 (1.02%) SQL Server 2000
19 30 (0.60%) Big Data
20 26 (0.52%) DTS
Development Applications
1 865 (17.27%) Visual Studio
2 431 (8.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 366 (7.31%) NUnit
4 273 (5.45%) Rhino Mocks
5 241 (4.81%) Moq
6 185 (3.69%) Git (software)
7 181 (3.61%) Subversion
8 120 (2.40%) Cucumber
9 119 (2.38%) JIRA
10 101 (2.02%) ReSharper
10 101 (2.02%) NCrunch
11 99 (1.98%) TeamCity
12 96 (1.92%) WATIR
13 89 (1.78%) MSTest
14 75 (1.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 56 (1.12%) Selenium
16 29 (0.58%) CruiseControl
17 23 (0.46%) WebDriver
18 22 (0.44%) Maven
18 22 (0.44%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 701 (13.99%) Finance
2 204 (4.07%) Retail
3 147 (2.93%) Marketing
4 110 (2.20%) Back Office
5 83 (1.66%) Banking
6 82 (1.64%) Advertising
7 79 (1.58%) Legal
8 75 (1.50%) Games
9 58 (1.16%) Law
10 52 (1.04%) Manufacturing
11 36 (0.72%) Telecoms
12 26 (0.52%) Automotive
13 25 (0.50%) Publishing
14 23 (0.46%) Music Industry
15 20 (0.40%) Investment Banking
16 15 (0.30%) Front Office
17 14 (0.28%) Financial Institution
18 13 (0.26%) Aerospace
18 13 (0.26%) Local Government
19 10 (0.20%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 4281 (85.47%) Developer
2 2399 (47.89%) .NET Developer
3 848 (16.93%) Software Developer
4 735 (14.67%) C# Developer
5 646 (12.90%) VB.NET Developer
6 585 (11.68%) C# .NET Developer
7 488 (9.74%) Senior Developer
8 443 (8.84%) ASP.NET Developer
9 375 (7.49%) Web Developer
10 324 (6.47%) Junior
11 313 (6.25%) Junior Developer
12 291 (5.81%) Analyst
13 265 (5.29%) Graduate
14 262 (5.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 249 (4.97%) Senior .NET Developer
16 228 (4.55%) .NET Software Developer
17 203 (4.05%) Junior .NET Developer
18 193 (3.85%) Graduate Developer
19 183 (3.65%) Programmer
20 178 (3.55%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4987 (99.56%) .NET
2 3347 (66.82%) ASP.NET
3 2088 (41.68%) HTML
4 1644 (32.82%) CSS
5 1223 (24.42%) XML
6 1187 (23.70%) .NET Framework
7 1059 (21.14%) jQuery
8 957 (19.11%) WCF
9 894 (17.85%) ASP.NET MVC
10 785 (15.67%) Web Services
11 647 (12.92%) WinForms
12 589 (11.76%) WPF
13 579 (11.56%) Ajax
14 468 (9.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 453 (9.04%) HTML5
16 449 (8.96%) LINQ
17 409 (8.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 299 (5.97%) NHibernate
19 213 (4.25%) XSLT
20 212 (4.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 344 (6.87%) Computer Science
2 257 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 112 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
4 106 (2.12%) Client/Server
5 91 (1.82%) Mathematics
6 84 (1.68%) Mobile App
7 81 (1.62%) Open Source
8 75 (1.50%) Inversion of Control
9 66 (1.32%) Management Information System
10 65 (1.30%) N-Tier
11 42 (0.84%) User Experience
12 39 (0.78%) Clustering
13 38 (0.76%) Statistics
14 29 (0.58%) Hedge funds
15 27 (0.54%) Physics
15 27 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 26 (0.52%) Data Extraction
17 25 (0.50%) Visualisation
17 25 (0.50%) Tandem
18 24 (0.48%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 939 (18.75%) Windows
2 123 (2.46%) Android
3 106 (2.12%) Apple iOS
4 103 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 70 (1.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 55 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 45 (0.90%) Windows 8
8 41 (0.82%) UNIX
9 38 (0.76%) Linux
10 26 (0.52%) Windows 7
11 9 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
12 7 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
12 7 (0.14%) Windows XP
12 7 (0.14%) Windows Phone
13 6 (0.12%) Solaris
14 3 (0.060%) AIX
14 3 (0.060%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.060%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.040%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.040%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1689 (33.72%) MVC
2 1365 (27.25%) Agile Software Development
3 753 (15.03%) OO
4 634 (12.66%) Scrum
5 611 (12.20%) TDD
6 553 (11.04%) Software Engineering
7 405 (8.09%) Web Development
8 357 (7.13%) E-Commerce
9 323 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
10 308 (6.15%) Web Application Development
11 295 (5.89%) OOP
12 276 (5.51%) Continuous Integration
13 271 (5.41%) Mentoring
14 246 (4.91%) OOD
15 245 (4.89%) BDD
16 242 (4.83%) Unit Testing
17 208 (4.15%) Migration
18 198 (3.95%) CRM
19 173 (3.45%) Kanban
20 167 (3.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3873 (77.32%) C#
2 2671 (53.32%) SQL
3 2048 (40.89%) JavaScript
4 1134 (22.64%) VB
5 808 (16.13%) T-SQL
6 475 (9.48%) VB6
7 315 (6.29%) Java
8 279 (5.57%) VBA
9 218 (4.35%) PHP
10 202 (4.03%) C++
11 156 (3.11%) Ruby
12 124 (2.48%) PL/SQL
13 120 (2.40%) VBScript
14 69 (1.38%) XAML
15 65 (1.30%) C
16 56 (1.12%) Objective-C
17 55 (1.10%) PowerShell
18 53 (1.06%) Perl
19 37 (0.74%) XPath
20 28 (0.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 746 (14.89%) Degree
2 137 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 90 (1.80%) Security Cleared
4 56 (1.12%) SC Cleared
5 46 (0.92%) MCTS
6 38 (0.76%) MCSD
7 29 (0.58%) MCP
8 22 (0.44%) PhD
9 21 (0.42%) MCAD
10 14 (0.28%) HND
11 12 (0.24%) ISEB
12 11 (0.22%) CTC Cleared
13 10 (0.20%) MCITP
13 10 (0.20%) ISTQB
14 9 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 8 (0.16%) MCPD
16 7 (0.14%) MCSE
16 7 (0.14%) HNC
17 6 (0.12%) DV Cleared
18 5 (0.100%) Brainbench
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (2.70%) QA
2 61 (1.22%) ISO 9001
3 27 (0.54%) SLA
4 7 (0.14%) HL7
4 7 (0.14%) WCAG
5 5 (0.100%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.060%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.040%) Basel II
8 1 (0.020%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.020%) COBIT
8 1 (0.020%) Solvency II
System Software
1 105 (2.10%) Active Directory
2 19 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.100%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.040%) vSphere
4 2 (0.040%) Firmware
5 1 (0.020%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 32 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
2 20 (0.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 11 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.020%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1570 (31.34%) Microsoft
2 416 (8.31%) Oracle
3 100 (2.00%) Endeca
4 96 (1.92%) RedPrairie
5 67 (1.34%) Telerik
6 45 (0.90%) SAP
7 39 (0.78%) IBM
8 38 (0.76%) Business Objects
9 37 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
10 36 (0.72%) Sage
11 32 (0.64%) Symantec
11 32 (0.64%) Infragistics
12 30 (0.60%) Twitter
13 26 (0.52%) DevExpress
14 25 (0.50%) Sitecore
15 24 (0.48%) VMware
15 24 (0.48%) Apple
16 23 (0.46%) Cognos
17 22 (0.44%) Adobe
18 21 (0.42%) IronPort
Guildford, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
West Midlands
Kyna Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Midlands
Kyna Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + pension, progression!
Posted: 9 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ARM Technology
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
West Midlands
Stott & May
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum To be Discussed
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
West Drayton, Middlesex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum + benefits package inc. pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Posted: 16 hours ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits, 26 days
Posted: 16 hours ago