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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 123 96 95
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 2430 2941 3241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.30% 2.90% 3.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.56% 5.39% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2225 2747 2980
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -2.77%
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
53311 54550 58450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.50% 53.78% 54.16%
Number of salaries quoted 45338 47412 51472
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £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 22 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 22 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 -18 612 £35,500 -7.79% 64
West Midlands +12 355 £35,000 - 55
London -93 354 £47,500 +1.44% 44
North West -24 288 £35,000 - 39
Yorkshire -9 253 £33,500 +3.07% 32
South West -29 208 £33,470 +8.84% 54
East of England -35 199 £35,000 - 21
East Midlands -6 152 £37,500 +7.14% 11
North East -7 18 £40,500 +80.00% 9
VB.NET
UK

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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 5219 (99.43%) .NET
2 4007 (76.34%) C#
3 3512 (66.91%) SQL Server
4 3420 (65.16%) ASP.NET
5 2798 (53.31%) SQL
6 2234 (42.56%) HTML
7 2100 (40.01%) JavaScript
8 1761 (33.55%) CSS
9 1652 (31.47%) MVC
10 1645 (31.34%) Microsoft
11 1419 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
12 1256 (23.93%) XML
13 1224 (23.32%) .NET Framework
14 1198 (22.82%) VB
15 1118 (21.30%) jQuery
16 1011 (19.26%) WCF
17 978 (18.63%) Windows
18 903 (17.20%) Visual Studio
19 856 (16.31%) MS Excel
20 845 (16.10%) ASP.NET MVC
21 841 (16.02%) Web Services
22 823 (15.68%) T-SQL
23 808 (15.39%) Degree
24 757 (14.42%) Finance
25 744 (14.17%) OO
26 661 (12.59%) SQL Server 2008
27 640 (12.19%) Scrum
28 632 (12.04%) TDD
29 628 (11.96%) WinForms
30 579 (11.03%) Ajax

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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
1 457 (8.71%) SharePoint
2 430 (8.19%) IIS
3 150 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
4 109 (2.08%) CMS
5 105 (2.00%) Confluence
6 93 (1.77%) SharePoint 2013
7 84 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
8 67 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
9 44 (0.84%) MS Exchange
10 38 (0.72%) Node.js
10 38 (0.72%) Umbraco
11 34 (0.65%) WebSphere
12 31 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
13 29 (0.55%) Drupal
14 28 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
15 25 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
16 22 (0.42%) Kentico
17 21 (0.40%) Apache
18 20 (0.38%) MediaWiki
19 18 (0.34%) Documentum
Applications
1 856 (16.31%) MS Excel
2 213 (4.06%) MS Office
3 40 (0.76%) Photoshop
4 20 (0.38%) MS Visio
5 17 (0.32%) MS Project
6 15 (0.29%) InfoPath
7 14 (0.27%) Fireworks
8 11 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
9 9 (0.17%) AutoCAD
10 7 (0.13%) PowerPivot
11 4 (0.076%) MS PowerPoint
11 4 (0.076%) SPSS
12 3 (0.057%) Adobe Illustrator
13 2 (0.038%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 94 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 42 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
3 23 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
4 16 (0.30%) Sage 200
5 13 (0.25%) Visualfiles
6 9 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
7 8 (0.15%) Magento
7 8 (0.15%) Tridion
8 6 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
8 6 (0.11%) GoldMine
9 5 (0.095%) Line 500
10 4 (0.076%) SAP Business One
10 4 (0.076%) SAP SRM
10 4 (0.076%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 4 (0.076%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.076%) ProductWriter
11 3 (0.057%) Oracle BPM
11 3 (0.057%) Epicor Vantage
11 3 (0.057%) SAP ERP
12 2 (0.038%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 93 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (1.05%) SaaS
3 20 (0.38%) GitHub
4 16 (0.30%) Office 365
5 8 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.076%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.076%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.076%) Rackspace Cloud
7 3 (0.057%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 208 (3.96%) Internet
2 132 (2.51%) Intranet
3 55 (1.05%) DNS
4 52 (0.99%) TCP/IP
5 49 (0.93%) Extranet
6 26 (0.50%) SMTP
6 26 (0.50%) SAN
7 25 (0.48%) NAS
8 23 (0.44%) HTTP
9 15 (0.29%) DHCP
10 13 (0.25%) LDAP
10 13 (0.25%) HTTPS
11 12 (0.23%) FTP
12 10 (0.19%) VPN
12 10 (0.19%) CTI
12 10 (0.19%) Firewall
13 7 (0.13%) IPsec
13 7 (0.13%) Kerberos
13 7 (0.13%) Network Security
14 4 (0.076%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3512 (66.91%) SQL Server
2 661 (12.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 486 (9.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 406 (7.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 365 (6.95%) SQL Server 2005
6 289 (5.51%) SQL Server 2012
7 264 (5.03%) Crystal Reports
8 251 (4.78%) Relational Database
9 210 (4.00%) MySQL
10 129 (2.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 122 (2.32%) Data Warehouse
12 105 (2.00%) RavenDB
13 83 (1.58%) Oracle Reports
14 82 (1.56%) SQL Server 2000
15 70 (1.33%) Oracle Database
16 68 (1.30%) RDBMS
17 60 (1.14%) MS Access
18 48 (0.91%) DTS
19 30 (0.57%) OLAP
20 28 (0.53%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 903 (17.20%) Visual Studio
2 436 (8.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 380 (7.24%) NUnit
4 287 (5.47%) Rhino Mocks
5 255 (4.86%) Moq
6 183 (3.49%) Subversion
7 174 (3.31%) Git (software)
8 129 (2.46%) JIRA
9 125 (2.38%) Cucumber
10 114 (2.17%) TeamCity
11 110 (2.10%) ReSharper
12 108 (2.06%) NCrunch
13 105 (2.00%) WATIR
14 86 (1.64%) MSTest
15 71 (1.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 57 (1.09%) Selenium
17 43 (0.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 35 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
19 28 (0.53%) CruiseControl
20 26 (0.50%) WebDriver
General
1 757 (14.42%) Finance
2 174 (3.31%) Retail
3 170 (3.24%) Marketing
4 123 (2.34%) Back Office
5 107 (2.04%) Banking
6 90 (1.71%) Legal
7 89 (1.70%) Advertising
8 80 (1.52%) Games
9 73 (1.39%) Law
10 64 (1.22%) Manufacturing
11 45 (0.86%) Automotive
12 38 (0.72%) Telecoms
13 24 (0.46%) Music Industry
13 24 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
13 24 (0.46%) Publishing
14 17 (0.32%) Financial Institution
15 14 (0.27%) Front Office
16 13 (0.25%) Aerospace
17 12 (0.23%) Investment Banking
18 11 (0.21%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 4369 (83.23%) Developer
2 2495 (47.53%) .NET Developer
3 809 (15.41%) Software Developer
4 796 (15.16%) C# Developer
5 741 (14.12%) VB.NET Developer
6 631 (12.02%) C# .NET Developer
7 515 (9.81%) ASP.NET Developer
8 484 (9.22%) Senior Developer
9 423 (8.06%) Web Developer
10 358 (6.82%) Junior
11 342 (6.52%) Junior Developer
12 318 (6.06%) Analyst
13 284 (5.41%) Graduate
14 282 (5.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 241 (4.59%) .NET Software Developer
16 240 (4.57%) Senior .NET Developer
17 217 (4.13%) Programmer
18 216 (4.12%) Junior .NET Developer
19 211 (4.02%) Graduate Developer
20 192 (3.66%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5219 (99.43%) .NET
2 3420 (65.16%) ASP.NET
3 2234 (42.56%) HTML
4 1761 (33.55%) CSS
5 1256 (23.93%) XML
6 1224 (23.32%) .NET Framework
7 1118 (21.30%) jQuery
8 1011 (19.26%) WCF
9 845 (16.10%) ASP.NET MVC
10 841 (16.02%) Web Services
11 628 (11.96%) WinForms
12 579 (11.03%) Ajax
13 547 (10.42%) WPF
14 526 (10.02%) HTML5
15 468 (8.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 454 (8.65%) LINQ
17 399 (7.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 289 (5.51%) NHibernate
19 252 (4.80%) XSLT
20 249 (4.74%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 408 (7.77%) Computer Science
2 270 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
3 114 (2.17%) Mathematics
4 100 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
5 92 (1.75%) Client/Server
6 84 (1.60%) N-Tier
6 84 (1.60%) Mobile App
7 76 (1.45%) Inversion of Control
8 75 (1.43%) Open Source
9 74 (1.41%) Management Information System
10 43 (0.82%) Clustering
11 38 (0.72%) Physics
12 36 (0.69%) User Experience
13 35 (0.67%) Statistics
14 29 (0.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 28 (0.53%) NHS
15 28 (0.53%) GIS
16 27 (0.51%) Tandem
16 27 (0.51%) FMCG
17 24 (0.46%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 978 (18.63%) Windows
2 129 (2.46%) Android
3 101 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 100 (1.91%) Apple iOS
5 72 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 57 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 53 (1.01%) UNIX
8 48 (0.91%) Linux
8 48 (0.91%) Windows 8
9 22 (0.42%) Windows 7
10 14 (0.27%) Windows XP
11 9 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
12 5 (0.095%) Windows Phone
12 5 (0.095%) Solaris
12 5 (0.095%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (0.057%) Windows CE
13 3 (0.057%) AIX
13 3 (0.057%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.057%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.038%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1652 (31.47%) MVC
2 1419 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
3 744 (14.17%) OO
4 640 (12.19%) Scrum
5 632 (12.04%) TDD
6 551 (10.50%) Software Engineering
7 387 (7.37%) Web Development
8 378 (7.20%) E-Commerce
9 354 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
10 299 (5.70%) OOP
11 297 (5.66%) Web Application Development
12 291 (5.54%) Continuous Integration
13 288 (5.49%) Unit Testing
14 271 (5.16%) Mentoring
15 243 (4.63%) BDD
16 227 (4.32%) OOD
17 221 (4.21%) ERP
18 213 (4.06%) CRM
19 203 (3.87%) Migration
20 182 (3.47%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 4007 (76.34%) C#
2 2798 (53.31%) SQL
3 2100 (40.01%) JavaScript
4 1198 (22.82%) VB
5 823 (15.68%) T-SQL
6 492 (9.37%) VB6
7 412 (7.85%) Java
8 292 (5.56%) VBA
9 286 (5.45%) C++
10 239 (4.55%) PHP
11 153 (2.91%) Ruby
12 151 (2.88%) VBScript
13 125 (2.38%) PL/SQL
14 81 (1.54%) C
15 72 (1.37%) PowerShell
16 54 (1.03%) XAML
17 52 (0.99%) Perl
18 50 (0.95%) Objective-C
19 37 (0.70%) Python
20 35 (0.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 808 (15.39%) Degree
2 151 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 134 (2.55%) Security Cleared
4 85 (1.62%) SC Cleared
5 66 (1.26%) MCSD
6 61 (1.16%) MCTS
7 57 (1.09%) MCP
8 51 (0.97%) MCAD
9 27 (0.51%) PhD
9 27 (0.51%) CTC Cleared
10 20 (0.38%) ISEB
11 14 (0.27%) HND
12 13 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 13 (0.25%) MCSE
13 9 (0.17%) ISTQB
14 8 (0.15%) MCITP
15 7 (0.13%) MCPD
16 6 (0.11%) HNC
17 5 (0.095%) MCSA
18 3 (0.057%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 146 (2.78%) QA
2 85 (1.62%) ISO 9001
3 17 (0.32%) SLA
4 16 (0.30%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.076%) WCAG
6 4 (0.076%) HL7
7 3 (0.057%) Basel II
7 3 (0.057%) COBIT
8 2 (0.038%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.019%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.019%) EMIR
9 1 (0.019%) DICOM
System Software
1 110 (2.10%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.13%) NFS
4 5 (0.095%) Firmware
4 5 (0.095%) XenApp
5 3 (0.057%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.057%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.038%) vSphere
6 2 (0.038%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 25 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
2 15 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
3 14 (0.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 7 (0.13%) HP SIM
5 3 (0.057%) Plesk
6 1 (0.019%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.019%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1645 (31.34%) Microsoft
2 451 (8.59%) Oracle
3 109 (2.08%) Endeca
4 105 (2.00%) RedPrairie
5 61 (1.16%) Telerik
6 53 (1.01%) SAP
7 50 (0.95%) IBM
8 48 (0.91%) Business Objects
9 38 (0.72%) Sybase
10 36 (0.69%) Sage
11 35 (0.67%) DevExpress
11 35 (0.67%) Infragistics
12 34 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
13 33 (0.63%) Cognos
14 31 (0.59%) Sitecore
15 25 (0.48%) Symantec
16 23 (0.44%) Adobe
17 22 (0.42%) EPiServer
17 22 (0.42%) HP
17 22 (0.42%) Twitter
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
North Yorkshire
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + Bonus + Pension + Discounts
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Energon Global
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Energon Global
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,200 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
West London
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Essex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days holiday, office perks
Posted: 12 hours ago