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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 128 100 79
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -21
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 2267 2638 3492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.29% 2.76% 3.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.55% 5.14% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2089 2383 3285
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,862 £27,000 £26,000
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
49833 51289 56995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.43% 53.62% 55.19%
Number of salaries quoted 43121 43489 50489
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,000
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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 -38 553 £35,000 -2.77% 68
London -37 371 £50,000 +11.11% 31
West Midlands 0 288 £35,000 - 46
North West -14 267 £36,000 +2.85% 59
Yorkshire +27 219 £38,500 +18.46% 28
South West -26 197 £34,500 +6.15% 37
East of England -22 188 £37,500 +7.14% 14
East Midlands +13 130 £37,500 - 23
North East +11 41 £31,750 -2.30% 6
VB.NET
UK

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 4665 (99.74%) .NET
2 3697 (79.05%) C#
3 3151 (67.37%) ASP.NET
4 3077 (65.79%) SQL Server
5 2548 (54.48%) SQL
6 1937 (41.42%) HTML
7 1923 (41.12%) JavaScript
8 1628 (34.81%) MVC
9 1559 (33.33%) CSS
10 1414 (30.23%) Microsoft
11 1294 (27.67%) Agile Software Development
12 1134 (24.25%) XML
13 1066 (22.79%) .NET Framework
14 1056 (22.58%) VB
15 980 (20.95%) jQuery
16 891 (19.05%) Windows
17 866 (18.52%) WCF
18 855 (18.28%) ASP.NET MVC
19 784 (16.76%) Visual Studio
20 740 (15.82%) T-SQL
21 733 (15.67%) Web Services
22 725 (15.50%) OO
23 690 (14.75%) Degree
24 683 (14.60%) MS Excel
25 647 (13.83%) Finance
26 603 (12.89%) WinForms
27 595 (12.72%) Scrum
27 595 (12.72%) WPF
28 590 (12.61%) SQL Server 2008
29 578 (12.36%) Ajax

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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
1 369 (7.89%) IIS
2 351 (7.50%) SharePoint
3 100 (2.14%) BizTalk Server
4 93 (1.99%) SharePoint 2010
5 84 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
6 76 (1.62%) CMS
7 63 (1.35%) Confluence
8 60 (1.28%) Node.js
9 56 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
10 44 (0.94%) MS Exchange
11 31 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
12 30 (0.64%) FormScape
12 30 (0.64%) Umbraco
13 29 (0.62%) WebSphere
14 27 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
15 22 (0.47%) Drupal
16 14 (0.30%) MediaWiki
16 14 (0.30%) WordPress
16 14 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
17 12 (0.26%) Kentico
Applications
1 683 (14.60%) MS Excel
2 168 (3.59%) MS Office
3 52 (1.11%) Photoshop
4 21 (0.45%) AutoCAD
5 17 (0.36%) MS Visio
6 14 (0.30%) Fireworks
7 12 (0.26%) MS Project
8 11 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
9 8 (0.17%) SPSS
10 3 (0.064%) MS PowerPoint
11 2 (0.043%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.021%) RoboHelp
12 1 (0.021%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 76 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
2 17 (0.36%) Sage 200
3 15 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
4 11 (0.24%) Google Analytics
4 11 (0.24%) Sage 50
5 10 (0.21%) Magento
6 7 (0.15%) Visualfiles
6 7 (0.15%) Line 500
7 5 (0.11%) Tridion
8 4 (0.086%) Dynamics GP
9 3 (0.064%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 3 (0.064%) SAP Business One
9 3 (0.064%) Epicor Vantage
9 3 (0.064%) ProductWriter
10 2 (0.043%) Oracle BPM
10 2 (0.043%) SAP SRM
10 2 (0.043%) LabWindows
10 2 (0.043%) Pegasus Opera
11 1 (0.021%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 96 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (1.33%) SaaS
3 19 (0.41%) Office 365
4 9 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (0.13%) GitHub
6 4 (0.086%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.064%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (0.021%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 192 (4.11%) Internet
2 97 (2.07%) Intranet
3 48 (1.03%) TCP/IP
4 43 (0.92%) DNS
5 33 (0.71%) HTTP
6 31 (0.66%) Extranet
6 31 (0.66%) SMTP
7 29 (0.62%) SAN
8 27 (0.58%) NAS
9 12 (0.26%) FTP
10 9 (0.19%) LAN
10 9 (0.19%) WAN
10 9 (0.19%) DHCP
11 6 (0.13%) Firewall
11 6 (0.13%) CTI
11 6 (0.13%) VPN
12 5 (0.11%) HTTPS
13 4 (0.086%) SSL
14 2 (0.043%) VLAN
15 1 (0.021%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3077 (65.79%) SQL Server
2 590 (12.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 341 (7.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 328 (7.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 286 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
6 235 (5.02%) SQL Server 2012
7 230 (4.92%) MySQL
8 224 (4.79%) Relational Database
9 188 (4.02%) Crystal Reports
10 116 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 80 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
12 76 (1.62%) RDBMS
13 70 (1.50%) RavenDB
14 69 (1.48%) Oracle Database
15 66 (1.41%) NoSQL
16 55 (1.18%) MS Access
17 53 (1.13%) SQL Server 2000
18 43 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
19 29 (0.62%) Big Data
20 28 (0.60%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 784 (16.76%) Visual Studio
2 403 (8.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 303 (6.48%) NUnit
4 215 (4.60%) Rhino Mocks
5 207 (4.43%) Moq
6 157 (3.36%) Subversion
7 150 (3.21%) Git (software)
8 102 (2.18%) JIRA
9 93 (1.99%) MSTest
10 86 (1.84%) Cucumber
11 71 (1.52%) ReSharper
12 68 (1.45%) NCrunch
13 65 (1.39%) TeamCity
13 65 (1.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 63 (1.35%) WATIR
15 41 (0.88%) Selenium
16 26 (0.56%) Visual Studio Team System
17 25 (0.53%) CruiseControl
18 23 (0.49%) Maven
19 16 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
General
1 647 (13.83%) Finance
2 180 (3.85%) Retail
3 115 (2.46%) Marketing
4 98 (2.10%) Back Office
5 80 (1.71%) Banking
6 73 (1.56%) Games
7 69 (1.48%) Advertising
8 59 (1.26%) Legal
9 51 (1.09%) Law
10 40 (0.86%) Telecoms
11 39 (0.83%) Manufacturing
12 29 (0.62%) Automotive
13 27 (0.58%) Publishing
14 26 (0.56%) Investment Banking
15 17 (0.36%) Music Industry
16 15 (0.32%) Front Office
17 14 (0.30%) Aerospace
18 12 (0.26%) Local Government
19 11 (0.24%) Financial Institution
20 9 (0.19%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4034 (86.25%) Developer
2 2270 (48.54%) .NET Developer
3 808 (17.28%) Software Developer
4 723 (15.46%) C# Developer
5 599 (12.81%) VB.NET Developer
6 570 (12.19%) C# .NET Developer
7 473 (10.11%) Senior Developer
8 400 (8.55%) ASP.NET Developer
9 355 (7.59%) Web Developer
10 311 (6.65%) Junior
11 299 (6.39%) Junior Developer
12 281 (6.01%) Analyst
13 268 (5.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 246 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
15 245 (5.24%) Graduate
16 223 (4.77%) .NET Software Developer
17 200 (4.28%) Junior .NET Developer
18 186 (3.98%) Graduate Developer
19 170 (3.63%) .NET Web Developer
20 163 (3.49%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4665 (99.74%) .NET
2 3151 (67.37%) ASP.NET
3 1937 (41.42%) HTML
4 1559 (33.33%) CSS
5 1134 (24.25%) XML
6 1066 (22.79%) .NET Framework
7 980 (20.95%) jQuery
8 866 (18.52%) WCF
9 855 (18.28%) ASP.NET MVC
10 733 (15.67%) Web Services
11 603 (12.89%) WinForms
12 595 (12.72%) WPF
13 578 (12.36%) Ajax
14 441 (9.43%) HTML5
15 439 (9.39%) LINQ
16 424 (9.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 365 (7.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 243 (5.20%) NHibernate
19 237 (5.07%) JSON
20 205 (4.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 306 (6.54%) Computer Science
2 219 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
3 110 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
4 108 (2.31%) Client/Server
5 83 (1.77%) Mathematics
6 78 (1.67%) N-Tier
7 77 (1.65%) Inversion of Control
8 74 (1.58%) Mobile App
9 66 (1.41%) Open Source
10 46 (0.98%) User Experience
11 42 (0.90%) Management Information System
12 35 (0.75%) Clustering
13 32 (0.68%) Visualisation
13 32 (0.68%) Data Extraction
13 32 (0.68%) Hedge funds
14 27 (0.58%) Statistics
15 24 (0.51%) Physics
15 24 (0.51%) GIS
15 24 (0.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 24 (0.51%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 891 (19.05%) Windows
2 126 (2.69%) Android
3 103 (2.20%) Apple iOS
4 96 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 68 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 43 (0.92%) Windows 8
7 39 (0.83%) Windows 7
8 35 (0.75%) Linux
9 34 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
10 33 (0.71%) UNIX
11 12 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
12 8 (0.17%) Windows Phone
13 7 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
14 4 (0.086%) Solaris
15 3 (0.064%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.064%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.043%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (0.043%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.043%) Windows CE
17 1 (0.021%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1628 (34.81%) MVC
2 1294 (27.67%) Agile Software Development
3 725 (15.50%) OO
4 595 (12.72%) Scrum
5 563 (12.04%) Software Engineering
6 550 (11.76%) TDD
7 404 (8.64%) Web Development
8 287 (6.14%) Web Application Development
9 282 (6.03%) E-Commerce
10 281 (6.01%) OOP
11 258 (5.52%) Mentoring
12 248 (5.30%) Business Intelligence
13 235 (5.02%) Continuous Integration
14 227 (4.85%) OOD
15 205 (4.38%) Migration
16 195 (4.17%) BDD
17 194 (4.15%) Unit Testing
18 163 (3.49%) Project Management
19 155 (3.31%) Kanban
20 150 (3.21%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3697 (79.05%) C#
2 2548 (54.48%) SQL
3 1923 (41.12%) JavaScript
4 1056 (22.58%) VB
5 740 (15.82%) T-SQL
6 445 (9.51%) VB6
7 319 (6.82%) Java
8 243 (5.20%) VBA
9 199 (4.25%) PHP
10 186 (3.98%) C++
11 135 (2.89%) Ruby
12 114 (2.44%) PL/SQL
13 105 (2.25%) VBScript
14 71 (1.52%) XAML
15 69 (1.48%) C
16 55 (1.18%) Perl
17 49 (1.05%) PowerShell
18 46 (0.98%) Objective-C
19 32 (0.68%) Python
20 27 (0.58%) XPath
Qualifications
1 690 (14.75%) Degree
2 120 (2.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 82 (1.75%) Security Cleared
4 50 (1.07%) SC Cleared
5 36 (0.77%) MCTS
6 32 (0.68%) MCSD
7 23 (0.49%) MCP
8 20 (0.43%) HND
9 15 (0.32%) PhD
10 13 (0.28%) MCAD
10 13 (0.28%) ISEB
11 11 (0.24%) CTC Cleared
12 10 (0.21%) MCPD
13 9 (0.19%) MCITP
13 9 (0.19%) DV Cleared
14 8 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 8 (0.17%) ISTQB
15 7 (0.15%) HNC
16 5 (0.11%) Brainbench
17 4 (0.086%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (2.16%) QA
2 43 (0.92%) ISO 9001
3 34 (0.73%) SLA
4 7 (0.15%) WCAG
4 7 (0.15%) HL7
5 3 (0.064%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.064%) COBIT
5 3 (0.064%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.043%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.021%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.021%) FATCA
System Software
1 102 (2.18%) Active Directory
2 20 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.15%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.043%) vSphere
4 2 (0.043%) Firmware
5 1 (0.021%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 28 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
2 24 (0.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 15 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.021%) WSUS
4 1 (0.021%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1414 (30.23%) Microsoft
2 409 (8.74%) Oracle
3 63 (1.35%) RedPrairie
3 63 (1.35%) Endeca
4 55 (1.18%) Telerik
5 40 (0.86%) SAP
6 38 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
7 37 (0.79%) IBM
8 32 (0.68%) Sage
9 31 (0.66%) VMware
10 29 (0.62%) Business Objects
11 28 (0.60%) Symantec
12 27 (0.58%) Twitter
13 25 (0.53%) IronPort
14 24 (0.51%) Apple
15 23 (0.49%) Adobe
16 21 (0.45%) Google
17 20 (0.43%) AccuRev
17 20 (0.43%) DevExpress
18 18 (0.38%) Infragistics
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + corporate benefits, bonus etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum + pension, gym, progression
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 15-20k
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £3000 - £4000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North East
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Unspecified - Circa £30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, 25 days leave
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago