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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 106 95 96
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 2709 2766 3134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.53% 2.78% 2.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.93% 5.25% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2440 2561 2909
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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
54951 52643 59855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.25% 52.96% 54.28%
Number of salaries quoted 46503 45622 52916
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -5 716 £36,500 -2.66% 58
London -42 454 £47,500 +5.55% 46
West Midlands +8 356 £35,000 - 47
North West -19 313 £32,500 - 43
East of England -5 279 £38,650 +3.06% 31
Yorkshire 0 275 £35,000 +7.69% 36
South West -42 164 £32,500 +4.83% 45
East Midlands -5 146 £37,500 +19.04% 15
North East +4 14 £32,500 -18.75% 7
Midlands - 1 £42,500 -
VB.NET
UK

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5408 (99.45%) .NET
2 4126 (75.87%) C#
3 3674 (67.56%) SQL Server
4 3566 (65.58%) ASP.NET
5 3007 (55.30%) SQL
6 2243 (41.25%) HTML
7 2087 (38.38%) JavaScript
8 1767 (32.49%) CSS
9 1739 (31.98%) Microsoft
10 1626 (29.90%) MVC
11 1271 (23.37%) XML
12 1268 (23.32%) .NET Framework
13 1244 (22.88%) VB
14 1125 (20.69%) jQuery
15 1101 (20.25%) WCF
16 1066 (19.60%) Windows
17 975 (17.93%) T-SQL
18 947 (17.41%) Visual Studio
19 908 (16.70%) Web Services
20 889 (16.35%) ASP.NET MVC
21 887 (16.31%) MS Excel
22 841 (15.47%) Degree
23 767 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
24 764 (14.05%) Finance
25 710 (13.06%) SQL Server 2008
26 704 (12.95%) OO
27 678 (12.47%) TDD
28 673 (12.38%) WinForms
28 673 (12.38%) Scrum
29 609 (11.20%) Ajax

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 482 (8.86%) SharePoint
2 428 (7.87%) IIS
3 155 (2.85%) BizTalk Server
4 121 (2.23%) CMS
5 84 (1.54%) Confluence
6 79 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
7 72 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
8 68 (1.25%) SharePoint Server
9 52 (0.96%) Node.js
10 50 (0.92%) Umbraco
11 45 (0.83%) Drupal
12 40 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
13 39 (0.72%) WebSphere
14 34 (0.63%) MS Exchange
15 29 (0.53%) Kentico
16 28 (0.51%) MediaWiki
17 22 (0.40%) MODX
17 22 (0.40%) Documentum
18 21 (0.39%) Apache
19 15 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 887 (16.31%) MS Excel
2 200 (3.68%) MS Office
3 35 (0.64%) Photoshop
4 27 (0.50%) InfoPath
5 17 (0.31%) MS Visio
6 16 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
7 15 (0.28%) MS Project
8 11 (0.20%) PowerPivot
9 10 (0.18%) Fireworks
10 8 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
11 5 (0.092%) Adobe Illustrator
12 4 (0.074%) AutoCAD
13 3 (0.055%) SPSS
14 2 (0.037%) OmniGraffle
15 1 (0.018%) Mathematica
15 1 (0.018%) 3ds Max
15 1 (0.018%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 91 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 43 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
3 26 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
4 18 (0.33%) Sage 200
5 17 (0.31%) Visualfiles
6 11 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
7 10 (0.18%) assyst
8 7 (0.13%) GoldMine
8 7 (0.13%) Magento
9 6 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
10 5 (0.092%) nopCommerce
10 5 (0.092%) Tridion
10 5 (0.092%) SalesLogix
10 5 (0.092%) SAP SRM
11 4 (0.074%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 4 (0.074%) Oracle CRM
12 3 (0.055%) Exchequer
12 3 (0.055%) SAP Business One
12 3 (0.055%) Line 500
13 2 (0.037%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 79 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (0.72%) SaaS
3 16 (0.29%) GitHub
4 13 (0.24%) Trello
5 11 (0.20%) Office 365
6 7 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.055%) Rackspace Cloud
8 2 (0.037%) Taleo
8 2 (0.037%) IBM SmartCloud
9 1 (0.018%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 227 (4.17%) Internet
2 112 (2.06%) Intranet
3 60 (1.10%) DNS
4 50 (0.92%) TCP/IP
5 35 (0.64%) Extranet
6 31 (0.57%) Firewall
7 28 (0.51%) HTTP
8 20 (0.37%) LDAP
8 20 (0.37%) DHCP
9 17 (0.31%) IPsec
9 17 (0.31%) Kerberos
10 15 (0.28%) FTP
11 14 (0.26%) SAN
12 12 (0.22%) HTTPS
12 12 (0.22%) VPN
13 11 (0.20%) SMTP
14 10 (0.18%) NAS
15 7 (0.13%) CTI
15 7 (0.13%) Network Security
16 4 (0.074%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3674 (67.56%) SQL Server
2 710 (13.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 603 (11.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 500 (9.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 402 (7.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 359 (6.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 261 (4.80%) Relational Database
8 250 (4.60%) Crystal Reports
9 182 (3.35%) MySQL
10 153 (2.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 140 (2.57%) Data Warehouse
12 96 (1.77%) SQL Server 2000
13 84 (1.54%) RavenDB
13 84 (1.54%) RDBMS
14 76 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
15 68 (1.25%) Oracle Database
16 62 (1.14%) MS Access
16 62 (1.14%) DTS
17 42 (0.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 41 (0.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 947 (17.41%) Visual Studio
2 490 (9.01%) Team Foundation Server
3 396 (7.28%) NUnit
4 290 (5.33%) Rhino Mocks
5 255 (4.69%) Moq
6 188 (3.46%) Subversion
7 149 (2.74%) Git (software)
8 144 (2.65%) JIRA
9 105 (1.93%) Cucumber
10 103 (1.89%) MSTest
11 101 (1.86%) TeamCity
12 89 (1.64%) ReSharper
13 85 (1.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 85 (1.56%) NCrunch
14 84 (1.54%) WATIR
15 61 (1.12%) Selenium
16 50 (0.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 44 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
18 33 (0.61%) WebDriver
19 27 (0.50%) Eclipse
General
1 764 (14.05%) Finance
2 172 (3.16%) Retail
3 153 (2.81%) Marketing
4 108 (1.99%) Back Office
5 107 (1.97%) Banking
6 106 (1.95%) Legal
6 106 (1.95%) Games
7 96 (1.77%) Advertising
8 84 (1.54%) Law
9 79 (1.45%) Manufacturing
10 43 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
10 43 (0.79%) Automotive
11 28 (0.51%) Telecoms
12 27 (0.50%) Publishing
13 25 (0.46%) Music Industry
14 24 (0.44%) Front Office
15 17 (0.31%) Financial Institution
16 14 (0.26%) Billing
17 13 (0.24%) Investment Banking
18 12 (0.22%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4493 (82.62%) Developer
2 2643 (48.60%) .NET Developer
3 834 (15.34%) C# Developer
4 801 (14.73%) VB.NET Developer
5 790 (14.53%) Software Developer
6 652 (11.99%) C# .NET Developer
7 559 (10.28%) ASP.NET Developer
8 451 (8.29%) Senior Developer
9 440 (8.09%) Web Developer
10 359 (6.60%) Junior
11 344 (6.33%) Analyst
12 340 (6.25%) Junior Developer
13 292 (5.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 282 (5.19%) Graduate
15 253 (4.65%) .NET Software Developer
16 230 (4.23%) SQL Developer
17 220 (4.05%) Programmer
18 215 (3.95%) Graduate Developer
19 205 (3.77%) Senior .NET Developer
19 205 (3.77%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5408 (99.45%) .NET
2 3566 (65.58%) ASP.NET
3 2243 (41.25%) HTML
4 1767 (32.49%) CSS
5 1271 (23.37%) XML
6 1268 (23.32%) .NET Framework
7 1125 (20.69%) jQuery
8 1101 (20.25%) WCF
9 908 (16.70%) Web Services
10 889 (16.35%) ASP.NET MVC
11 673 (12.38%) WinForms
12 609 (11.20%) Ajax
13 565 (10.39%) WPF
14 549 (10.10%) HTML5
15 449 (8.26%) LINQ
16 409 (7.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 344 (6.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 283 (5.20%) XSLT
19 277 (5.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 276 (5.08%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 436 (8.02%) Computer Science
2 129 (2.37%) Mathematics
3 122 (2.24%) N-Tier
4 114 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
5 109 (2.00%) Mobile App
6 106 (1.95%) Client/Server
7 91 (1.67%) Inversion of Control
8 83 (1.53%) Open Source
9 73 (1.34%) Management Information System
10 49 (0.90%) Clustering
11 48 (0.88%) Physics
12 31 (0.57%) Tandem
12 31 (0.57%) FMCG
13 30 (0.55%) Kindle
14 28 (0.51%) iPhone
15 27 (0.50%) Statistics
16 26 (0.48%) Graphic Design
16 26 (0.48%) NHS
17 23 (0.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 21 (0.39%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1066 (19.60%) Windows
2 146 (2.68%) Android
3 102 (1.88%) Apple iOS
4 93 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 66 (1.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 63 (1.16%) Linux
7 60 (1.10%) UNIX
8 53 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
9 49 (0.90%) Windows 8
10 27 (0.50%) Windows XP
11 22 (0.40%) Windows 7
12 15 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
13 9 (0.17%) Windows 2000
14 6 (0.11%) Windows Phone
15 5 (0.092%) Windows 2000 Server
16 3 (0.055%) Windows CE
16 3 (0.055%) AIX
16 3 (0.055%) Solaris
16 3 (0.055%) Windows Vista
17 2 (0.037%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1626 (29.90%) MVC
2 767 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
3 704 (12.95%) OO
4 678 (12.47%) TDD
5 673 (12.38%) Scrum
6 519 (9.54%) Software Engineering
7 384 (7.06%) E-Commerce
8 375 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
9 367 (6.75%) Web Development
10 348 (6.40%) Web Application Development
11 293 (5.39%) Unit Testing
12 288 (5.30%) Continuous Integration
13 273 (5.02%) OOP
14 257 (4.73%) CRM
15 245 (4.51%) BDD
16 220 (4.05%) ERP
17 203 (3.73%) OOD
18 200 (3.68%) Project Management
19 198 (3.64%) Kanban
20 159 (2.92%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4126 (75.87%) C#
2 3007 (55.30%) SQL
3 2087 (38.38%) JavaScript
4 1244 (22.88%) VB
5 975 (17.93%) T-SQL
6 517 (9.51%) VB6
7 445 (8.18%) Java
8 306 (5.63%) VBA
9 292 (5.37%) C++
10 245 (4.51%) PHP
11 157 (2.89%) VBScript
12 132 (2.43%) Ruby
13 117 (2.15%) PL/SQL
14 80 (1.47%) C
15 73 (1.34%) PowerShell
16 52 (0.96%) Objective-C
17 50 (0.92%) Perl
18 40 (0.74%) Python
18 40 (0.74%) XAML
19 29 (0.53%) XPath
Qualifications
1 841 (15.47%) Degree
2 197 (3.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 162 (2.98%) Security Cleared
4 107 (1.97%) MCSD
5 102 (1.88%) SC Cleared
6 99 (1.82%) MCP
7 86 (1.58%) MCTS
8 83 (1.53%) MCAD
9 40 (0.74%) CTC Cleared
10 30 (0.55%) PhD
11 27 (0.50%) ISEB
12 26 (0.48%) MCSE
13 19 (0.35%) MCITP
14 14 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 10 (0.18%) MCPD
15 10 (0.18%) HND
16 9 (0.17%) MBA
17 8 (0.15%) ISTQB
17 8 (0.15%) CFA
18 7 (0.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (2.48%) QA
2 104 (1.91%) ISO 9001
3 19 (0.35%) SLA
4 18 (0.33%) PCI DSS
5 14 (0.26%) WCAG
6 8 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.055%) EMIR
7 3 (0.055%) Basel II
7 3 (0.055%) COBIT
8 2 (0.037%) HL7
9 1 (0.018%) TickIT
9 1 (0.018%) DICOM
System Software
1 83 (1.53%) Active Directory
2 17 (0.31%) NFS
2 17 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (0.24%) XenApp
4 11 (0.20%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.055%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.018%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 14 (0.26%) HP SIM
2 10 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (0.092%) MOM
4 3 (0.055%) FortiGate
4 3 (0.055%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (0.055%) Plesk
5 2 (0.037%) Netcool
5 2 (0.037%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 2 (0.037%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.037%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 2 (0.037%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1739 (31.98%) Microsoft
2 480 (8.83%) Oracle
3 92 (1.69%) Endeca
4 84 (1.54%) RedPrairie
5 64 (1.18%) IBM
6 60 (1.10%) SAP
7 54 (0.99%) Business Objects
8 48 (0.88%) DevExpress
9 44 (0.81%) Sage
10 43 (0.79%) Cognos
10 43 (0.79%) Sybase
11 42 (0.77%) Sitecore
12 41 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
13 37 (0.68%) Telerik
13 37 (0.68%) Google
14 31 (0.57%) AccuRev
15 30 (0.55%) Infragistics
16 28 (0.51%) EPiServer
17 27 (0.50%) HP
18 26 (0.48%) Adobe
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Warrington, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 36,000 + Excellent Benfits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago