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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 119 96 95
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 2551 2784 3170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.39% 2.81% 2.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.72% 5.28% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2316 2606 2921
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,500
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
54043 52763 58561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.66% 53.30% 54.12%
Number of salaries quoted 45801 45863 51586
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 2 October 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 2 October 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 -8 644 £35,750 -4.66% 73
London -72 398 £50,000 +5.26% 40
West Midlands +13 350 £35,000 - 50
North West -28 300 £35,000 +2.94% 42
Yorkshire -11 272 £35,000 +7.69% 34
East of England -9 244 £35,000 -6.66% 18
South West -32 184 £32,500 +8.33% 38
East Midlands -7 153 £37,500 +11.94% 20
North East +2 18 £32,500 +44.44% 8
VB.NET
UK

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 5320 (99.44%) .NET
2 4081 (76.28%) C#
3 3588 (67.07%) SQL Server
4 3481 (65.07%) ASP.NET
5 2898 (54.17%) SQL
6 2243 (41.93%) HTML
7 2089 (39.05%) JavaScript
8 1775 (33.18%) CSS
9 1667 (31.16%) Microsoft
10 1629 (30.45%) MVC
11 1491 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
12 1258 (23.51%) XML
13 1256 (23.48%) .NET Framework
14 1231 (23.01%) VB
15 1106 (20.67%) jQuery
16 1062 (19.85%) WCF
17 1008 (18.84%) Windows
18 945 (17.66%) Visual Studio
19 878 (16.41%) T-SQL
20 873 (16.32%) MS Excel
21 861 (16.09%) ASP.NET MVC
22 856 (16.00%) Web Services
23 831 (15.53%) Degree
24 777 (14.52%) Finance
25 733 (13.70%) OO
26 680 (12.71%) SQL Server 2008
27 672 (12.56%) Scrum
28 670 (12.52%) TDD
29 657 (12.28%) WinForms
30 590 (11.03%) Ajax

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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
1 476 (8.90%) SharePoint
2 436 (8.15%) IIS
3 156 (2.92%) BizTalk Server
4 117 (2.19%) CMS
5 100 (1.87%) Confluence
6 96 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
7 84 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
8 69 (1.29%) SharePoint Server
9 44 (0.82%) Node.js
10 41 (0.77%) WebSphere
11 40 (0.75%) Umbraco
11 40 (0.75%) MS Exchange
12 37 (0.69%) Drupal
13 35 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
14 26 (0.49%) Kentico
15 25 (0.47%) MediaWiki
15 25 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
16 22 (0.41%) Apache
17 21 (0.39%) MODX
18 20 (0.37%) Documentum
Applications
1 873 (16.32%) MS Excel
2 212 (3.96%) MS Office
3 37 (0.69%) Photoshop
4 20 (0.37%) InfoPath
5 19 (0.36%) MS Project
5 19 (0.36%) MS Visio
6 13 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
7 12 (0.22%) Fireworks
8 8 (0.15%) AutoCAD
9 7 (0.13%) PowerPivot
10 5 (0.093%) MS PowerPoint
11 4 (0.075%) Adobe Illustrator
12 2 (0.037%) SPSS
12 2 (0.037%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 92 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 43 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
3 26 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
4 17 (0.32%) Sage 200
5 13 (0.24%) Visualfiles
6 10 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
7 8 (0.15%) Magento
8 6 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
8 6 (0.11%) GoldMine
8 6 (0.11%) Tridion
9 5 (0.093%) SAP SRM
10 4 (0.075%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 4 (0.075%) SAP Business One
10 4 (0.075%) Line 500
10 4 (0.075%) assyst
11 3 (0.056%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.056%) SAP ERP
11 3 (0.056%) nopCommerce
12 2 (0.037%) ProductWriter
12 2 (0.037%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 90 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 54 (1.01%) SaaS
3 18 (0.34%) GitHub
4 14 (0.26%) Office 365
5 10 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.15%) Trello
7 4 (0.075%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (0.019%) Taleo
8 1 (0.019%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 220 (4.11%) Internet
2 127 (2.37%) Intranet
3 56 (1.05%) DNS
4 54 (1.01%) TCP/IP
5 46 (0.86%) Extranet
6 26 (0.49%) HTTP
7 19 (0.36%) SMTP
7 19 (0.36%) SAN
8 18 (0.34%) LDAP
8 18 (0.34%) NAS
9 17 (0.32%) DHCP
10 16 (0.30%) Firewall
11 13 (0.24%) HTTPS
12 12 (0.22%) Kerberos
12 12 (0.22%) IPsec
13 11 (0.21%) FTP
14 10 (0.19%) VPN
15 7 (0.13%) CTI
16 6 (0.11%) Network Security
17 4 (0.075%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3588 (67.07%) SQL Server
2 680 (12.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 536 (10.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 450 (8.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 378 (7.07%) SQL Server 2005
6 313 (5.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 268 (5.01%) Crystal Reports
8 255 (4.77%) Relational Database
9 191 (3.57%) MySQL
10 140 (2.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 131 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
12 100 (1.87%) RavenDB
13 89 (1.66%) SQL Server 2000
14 78 (1.46%) Oracle Reports
15 73 (1.36%) RDBMS
16 71 (1.33%) Oracle Database
17 57 (1.07%) MS Access
18 52 (0.97%) DTS
19 34 (0.64%) NoSQL
20 27 (0.50%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 945 (17.66%) Visual Studio
2 463 (8.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 396 (7.40%) NUnit
4 297 (5.55%) Rhino Mocks
5 263 (4.92%) Moq
6 183 (3.42%) Subversion
7 169 (3.16%) Git (software)
8 142 (2.65%) JIRA
9 117 (2.19%) Cucumber
10 112 (2.09%) TeamCity
11 105 (1.96%) ReSharper
12 103 (1.93%) NCrunch
13 100 (1.87%) WATIR
14 92 (1.72%) MSTest
15 74 (1.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 58 (1.08%) Selenium
17 53 (0.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 43 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
19 28 (0.52%) WebDriver
20 26 (0.49%) CruiseControl
General
1 777 (14.52%) Finance
2 176 (3.29%) Retail
3 162 (3.03%) Marketing
4 124 (2.32%) Back Office
5 108 (2.02%) Banking
6 98 (1.83%) Legal
7 94 (1.76%) Advertising
8 90 (1.68%) Games
9 76 (1.42%) Law
10 71 (1.33%) Manufacturing
11 47 (0.88%) Automotive
12 36 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
13 35 (0.65%) Telecoms
14 27 (0.50%) Publishing
15 25 (0.47%) Music Industry
16 20 (0.37%) Front Office
17 17 (0.32%) Financial Institution
18 13 (0.24%) Aerospace
19 12 (0.22%) Investment Banking
20 10 (0.19%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4469 (83.53%) Developer
2 2578 (48.19%) .NET Developer
3 812 (15.18%) C# Developer
4 807 (15.08%) Software Developer
5 770 (14.39%) VB.NET Developer
6 644 (12.04%) C# .NET Developer
7 528 (9.87%) ASP.NET Developer
8 480 (8.97%) Senior Developer
9 441 (8.24%) Web Developer
10 373 (6.97%) Junior
11 359 (6.71%) Junior Developer
12 322 (6.02%) Analyst
13 285 (5.33%) Graduate
14 275 (5.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 255 (4.77%) .NET Software Developer
16 231 (4.32%) Senior .NET Developer
17 220 (4.11%) Graduate Developer
18 216 (4.04%) Junior .NET Developer
19 210 (3.93%) Programmer
20 195 (3.64%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5320 (99.44%) .NET
2 3481 (65.07%) ASP.NET
3 2243 (41.93%) HTML
4 1775 (33.18%) CSS
5 1258 (23.51%) XML
6 1256 (23.48%) .NET Framework
7 1106 (20.67%) jQuery
8 1062 (19.85%) WCF
9 861 (16.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 856 (16.00%) Web Services
11 657 (12.28%) WinForms
12 590 (11.03%) Ajax
13 574 (10.73%) WPF
14 547 (10.22%) HTML5
15 466 (8.71%) LINQ
16 448 (8.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 377 (7.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 295 (5.51%) NHibernate
19 264 (4.93%) XSLT
20 259 (4.84%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 430 (8.04%) Computer Science
2 284 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
3 122 (2.28%) Mathematics
4 111 (2.07%) N-Tier
5 109 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
6 100 (1.87%) Client/Server
7 90 (1.68%) Mobile App
8 84 (1.57%) Inversion of Control
9 81 (1.51%) Open Source
10 72 (1.35%) Management Information System
11 47 (0.88%) Physics
12 44 (0.82%) Clustering
13 36 (0.67%) User Experience
14 32 (0.60%) Statistics
15 29 (0.54%) Tandem
15 29 (0.54%) FMCG
16 27 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 27 (0.50%) NHS
17 25 (0.47%) iPhone
18 23 (0.43%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1008 (18.84%) Windows
2 131 (2.45%) Android
3 96 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 94 (1.76%) Apple iOS
5 66 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 55 (1.03%) UNIX
7 54 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
8 47 (0.88%) Windows 8
9 46 (0.86%) Linux
10 21 (0.39%) Windows XP
10 21 (0.39%) Windows 7
11 8 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
12 6 (0.11%) Windows 2000
13 5 (0.093%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (0.056%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.056%) AIX
14 3 (0.056%) Solaris
14 3 (0.056%) Windows CE
15 2 (0.037%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.037%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1629 (30.45%) MVC
2 1491 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
3 733 (13.70%) OO
4 672 (12.56%) Scrum
5 670 (12.52%) TDD
6 540 (10.09%) Software Engineering
7 390 (7.29%) E-Commerce
8 380 (7.10%) Web Development
9 370 (6.92%) Business Intelligence
10 324 (6.06%) Web Application Development
11 314 (5.87%) Unit Testing
12 298 (5.57%) Continuous Integration
13 291 (5.44%) OOP
14 261 (4.88%) Mentoring
15 250 (4.67%) BDD
16 230 (4.30%) CRM
17 228 (4.26%) ERP
18 218 (4.07%) OOD
19 190 (3.55%) Migration
19 190 (3.55%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 4081 (76.28%) C#
2 2898 (54.17%) SQL
3 2089 (39.05%) JavaScript
4 1231 (23.01%) VB
5 878 (16.41%) T-SQL
6 507 (9.48%) VB6
7 438 (8.19%) Java
8 304 (5.68%) C++
9 302 (5.64%) VBA
10 235 (4.39%) PHP
11 160 (2.99%) VBScript
12 149 (2.79%) Ruby
13 114 (2.13%) PL/SQL
14 78 (1.46%) C
15 71 (1.33%) PowerShell
16 49 (0.92%) Perl
17 46 (0.86%) Objective-C
18 45 (0.84%) XAML
19 37 (0.69%) Python
20 33 (0.62%) XPath
Qualifications
1 831 (15.53%) Degree
2 170 (3.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 148 (2.77%) Security Cleared
4 91 (1.70%) SC Cleared
5 84 (1.57%) MCSD
6 75 (1.40%) MCTS
7 71 (1.33%) MCP
8 65 (1.21%) MCAD
9 37 (0.69%) CTC Cleared
10 27 (0.50%) PhD
11 26 (0.49%) ISEB
12 18 (0.34%) MCSE
13 15 (0.28%) MCITP
14 14 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 12 (0.22%) HND
16 11 (0.21%) ISTQB
17 7 (0.13%) MCPD
18 6 (0.11%) MBA
19 5 (0.093%) CFA
20 4 (0.075%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (2.56%) QA
2 91 (1.70%) ISO 9001
3 18 (0.34%) PCI DSS
4 14 (0.26%) SLA
5 7 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.11%) WCAG
7 4 (0.075%) HL7
8 3 (0.056%) COBIT
8 3 (0.056%) Basel II
9 2 (0.037%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.037%) EMIR
10 1 (0.019%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.019%) DICOM
System Software
1 99 (1.85%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.22%) NFS
3 10 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.13%) XenApp
4 7 (0.13%) Firmware
5 5 (0.093%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.056%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.037%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.019%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
2 14 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
3 12 (0.22%) HP SIM
4 7 (0.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (0.056%) Plesk
5 3 (0.056%) MOM
6 2 (0.037%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.019%) Netcool
7 1 (0.019%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 1 (0.019%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.019%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 1 (0.019%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.019%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1667 (31.16%) Microsoft
2 459 (8.58%) Oracle
3 106 (1.98%) Endeca
4 100 (1.87%) RedPrairie
5 63 (1.18%) SAP
6 61 (1.14%) IBM
7 51 (0.95%) Business Objects
7 51 (0.95%) Telerik
8 44 (0.82%) Sybase
9 41 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
10 40 (0.75%) DevExpress
11 39 (0.73%) Sage
12 38 (0.71%) Sitecore
13 36 (0.67%) Cognos
14 35 (0.65%) Infragistics
15 29 (0.54%) AccuRev
16 26 (0.49%) Google
16 26 (0.49%) Adobe
16 26 (0.49%) HP
17 25 (0.47%) EPiServer
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