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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 118 97 97
Rank change year-on-year
-21 0
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 2596 2789 3152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.43% 2.79% 2.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.77% 5.26% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2352 2600 2918
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,261 £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
54387 53071 59277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.85% 53.18% 54.22%
Number of salaries quoted 46010 46173 52391
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -9 667 £35,000 -6.66% 62
London -66 414 £50,000 +11.11% 42
West Midlands +7 352 £35,000 - 49
North West -30 296 £35,000 +4.47% 32
Yorkshire -6 282 £35,000 +7.69% 41
East of England -9 256 £37,500 - 28
South West -37 180 £32,500 +7.43% 41
East Midlands -6 145 £37,500 +17.18% 17
North East +5 17 £32,500 -18.75% 9
VB.NET
UK

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 5442 (99.45%) .NET
2 4174 (76.28%) C#
3 3677 (67.20%) SQL Server
4 3589 (65.59%) ASP.NET
5 2991 (54.66%) SQL
6 2277 (41.61%) HTML
7 2098 (38.34%) JavaScript
8 1803 (32.95%) CSS
9 1730 (31.62%) Microsoft
10 1661 (30.35%) MVC
11 1554 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
12 1294 (23.65%) XML
13 1276 (23.32%) .NET Framework
14 1265 (23.12%) VB
15 1120 (20.47%) jQuery
16 1100 (20.10%) WCF
17 1043 (19.06%) Windows
18 964 (17.62%) Visual Studio
19 946 (17.29%) T-SQL
20 898 (16.41%) Web Services
21 894 (16.34%) MS Excel
22 887 (16.21%) ASP.NET MVC
23 867 (15.84%) Degree
24 790 (14.44%) Finance
25 731 (13.36%) OO
26 708 (12.94%) SQL Server 2008
27 688 (12.57%) TDD
28 687 (12.55%) Scrum
29 676 (12.35%) WinForms
30 602 (11.00%) Ajax

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 495 (9.05%) SharePoint
2 437 (7.99%) IIS
3 163 (2.98%) BizTalk Server
4 122 (2.23%) CMS
5 96 (1.75%) Confluence
6 86 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
7 75 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
8 70 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
9 49 (0.90%) Node.js
10 46 (0.84%) Umbraco
11 41 (0.75%) WebSphere
12 40 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
13 39 (0.71%) Drupal
14 36 (0.66%) MS Exchange
15 28 (0.51%) Kentico
16 27 (0.49%) MediaWiki
17 24 (0.44%) Documentum
18 22 (0.40%) Apache
19 21 (0.38%) MODX
20 16 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 894 (16.34%) MS Excel
2 209 (3.82%) MS Office
3 37 (0.68%) Photoshop
4 22 (0.40%) InfoPath
5 19 (0.35%) MS Visio
6 17 (0.31%) MS Project
7 16 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
8 11 (0.20%) Fireworks
9 8 (0.15%) PowerPivot
10 7 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
11 6 (0.11%) AutoCAD
12 5 (0.091%) Adobe Illustrator
13 2 (0.037%) OmniGraffle
13 2 (0.037%) SPSS
14 1 (0.018%) Simulink
14 1 (0.018%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 97 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 45 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
3 29 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
4 18 (0.33%) Sage 200
5 14 (0.26%) Visualfiles
6 11 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
7 7 (0.13%) assyst
7 7 (0.13%) Magento
7 7 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
7 7 (0.13%) GoldMine
8 5 (0.091%) Tridion
8 5 (0.091%) nopCommerce
9 4 (0.073%) SAP Business One
9 4 (0.073%) SAP SRM
9 4 (0.073%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 3 (0.055%) SAP ERP
10 3 (0.055%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.055%) Exchequer
10 3 (0.055%) Line 500
11 2 (0.037%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 87 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (0.91%) SaaS
3 17 (0.31%) GitHub
4 12 (0.22%) Trello
5 10 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (0.18%) Office 365
6 4 (0.073%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (0.018%) Taleo
7 1 (0.018%) IBM SmartCloud
7 1 (0.018%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 230 (4.20%) Internet
2 127 (2.32%) Intranet
3 54 (0.99%) DNS
4 50 (0.91%) TCP/IP
5 43 (0.79%) Extranet
6 25 (0.46%) HTTP
7 22 (0.40%) Firewall
8 21 (0.38%) DHCP
9 20 (0.37%) LDAP
10 14 (0.26%) Kerberos
10 14 (0.26%) IPsec
11 13 (0.24%) FTP
11 13 (0.24%) HTTPS
12 11 (0.20%) SAN
12 11 (0.20%) SMTP
13 10 (0.18%) VPN
13 10 (0.18%) NAS
14 7 (0.13%) Network Security
14 7 (0.13%) CTI
15 4 (0.073%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3677 (67.20%) SQL Server
2 708 (12.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 577 (10.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 480 (8.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 395 (7.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 348 (6.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 268 (4.90%) Crystal Reports
8 260 (4.75%) Relational Database
9 181 (3.31%) MySQL
10 148 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 140 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
12 96 (1.75%) RavenDB
13 93 (1.70%) SQL Server 2000
14 78 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
15 77 (1.41%) RDBMS
16 66 (1.21%) Oracle Database
17 59 (1.08%) MS Access
18 57 (1.04%) DTS
19 37 (0.68%) NoSQL
20 33 (0.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 964 (17.62%) Visual Studio
2 486 (8.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 404 (7.38%) NUnit
4 300 (5.48%) Rhino Mocks
5 266 (4.86%) Moq
6 189 (3.45%) Subversion
7 165 (3.02%) Git (software)
8 148 (2.70%) JIRA
9 115 (2.10%) Cucumber
10 110 (2.01%) TeamCity
11 100 (1.83%) ReSharper
12 98 (1.79%) NCrunch
13 96 (1.75%) WATIR
14 93 (1.70%) MSTest
15 83 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 56 (1.02%) Selenium
17 53 (0.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 42 (0.77%) Oracle Forms
19 29 (0.53%) Eclipse
20 28 (0.51%) WebDriver
General
1 790 (14.44%) Finance
2 176 (3.22%) Retail
3 158 (2.89%) Marketing
4 121 (2.21%) Back Office
5 109 (1.99%) Banking
6 105 (1.92%) Legal
7 98 (1.79%) Games
8 97 (1.77%) Advertising
9 84 (1.54%) Law
10 74 (1.35%) Manufacturing
11 46 (0.84%) Automotive
12 38 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
13 36 (0.66%) Telecoms
14 28 (0.51%) Publishing
15 26 (0.48%) Music Industry
16 23 (0.42%) Front Office
17 17 (0.31%) Financial Institution
18 14 (0.26%) Aerospace
19 12 (0.22%) Investment Banking
20 11 (0.20%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4554 (83.22%) Developer
2 2659 (48.59%) .NET Developer
3 830 (15.17%) C# Developer
4 817 (14.93%) Software Developer
5 792 (14.47%) VB.NET Developer
6 660 (12.06%) C# .NET Developer
7 561 (10.25%) ASP.NET Developer
8 478 (8.74%) Senior Developer
9 457 (8.35%) Web Developer
10 375 (6.85%) Junior
11 360 (6.58%) Junior Developer
12 336 (6.14%) Analyst
13 291 (5.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 290 (5.30%) Graduate
15 262 (4.79%) .NET Software Developer
16 224 (4.09%) Graduate Developer
17 223 (4.08%) Senior .NET Developer
18 215 (3.93%) Junior .NET Developer
19 208 (3.80%) Programmer
20 207 (3.78%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5442 (99.45%) .NET
2 3589 (65.59%) ASP.NET
3 2277 (41.61%) HTML
4 1803 (32.95%) CSS
5 1294 (23.65%) XML
6 1276 (23.32%) .NET Framework
7 1120 (20.47%) jQuery
8 1100 (20.10%) WCF
9 898 (16.41%) Web Services
10 887 (16.21%) ASP.NET MVC
11 676 (12.35%) WinForms
12 602 (11.00%) Ajax
13 576 (10.53%) WPF
14 558 (10.20%) HTML5
15 465 (8.50%) LINQ
16 444 (8.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 372 (6.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 291 (5.32%) NHibernate
19 278 (5.08%) XSLT
20 274 (5.01%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 452 (8.26%) Computer Science
2 301 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
3 130 (2.38%) Mathematics
4 118 (2.16%) N-Tier
5 114 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
6 107 (1.96%) Client/Server
7 98 (1.79%) Mobile App
8 87 (1.59%) Inversion of Control
9 82 (1.50%) Open Source
10 74 (1.35%) Management Information System
11 52 (0.95%) Physics
12 38 (0.69%) Clustering
13 36 (0.66%) User Experience
14 31 (0.57%) Statistics
15 30 (0.55%) Tandem
15 30 (0.55%) FMCG
15 30 (0.55%) iPhone
16 28 (0.51%) NHS
17 26 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 25 (0.46%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 1043 (19.06%) Windows
2 139 (2.54%) Android
3 96 (1.75%) Apple iOS
4 95 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 59 (1.08%) UNIX
5 59 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 52 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 50 (0.91%) Windows 8
7 50 (0.91%) Linux
8 24 (0.44%) Windows XP
8 24 (0.44%) Windows 7
9 12 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
10 8 (0.15%) Windows 2000
11 5 (0.091%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (0.055%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.055%) AIX
12 3 (0.055%) Solaris
12 3 (0.055%) Windows CE
13 2 (0.037%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.018%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1661 (30.35%) MVC
2 1554 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
3 731 (13.36%) OO
4 688 (12.57%) TDD
5 687 (12.55%) Scrum
6 540 (9.87%) Software Engineering
7 398 (7.27%) E-Commerce
8 376 (6.87%) Business Intelligence
9 374 (6.83%) Web Development
10 342 (6.25%) Web Application Development
11 320 (5.85%) Unit Testing
12 297 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
13 289 (5.28%) OOP
14 262 (4.79%) Mentoring
15 256 (4.68%) BDD
16 252 (4.61%) CRM
17 229 (4.18%) ERP
18 222 (4.06%) OOD
19 196 (3.58%) Kanban
20 188 (3.44%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4174 (76.28%) C#
2 2991 (54.66%) SQL
3 2098 (38.34%) JavaScript
4 1265 (23.12%) VB
5 946 (17.29%) T-SQL
6 523 (9.56%) VB6
7 454 (8.30%) Java
8 310 (5.67%) VBA
9 304 (5.56%) C++
10 236 (4.31%) PHP
11 163 (2.98%) VBScript
12 145 (2.65%) Ruby
13 113 (2.07%) PL/SQL
14 80 (1.46%) C
15 68 (1.24%) PowerShell
16 48 (0.88%) Objective-C
17 44 (0.80%) Perl
18 41 (0.75%) XAML
19 38 (0.69%) Python
20 36 (0.66%) XPath
Qualifications
1 867 (15.84%) Degree
2 184 (3.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 163 (2.98%) Security Cleared
4 104 (1.90%) SC Cleared
5 97 (1.77%) MCSD
6 80 (1.46%) MCP
7 79 (1.44%) MCTS
8 73 (1.33%) MCAD
9 41 (0.75%) CTC Cleared
10 30 (0.55%) PhD
11 28 (0.51%) ISEB
12 25 (0.46%) MCSE
13 17 (0.31%) MCITP
14 15 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 12 (0.22%) HND
16 11 (0.20%) ISTQB
17 8 (0.15%) MBA
18 7 (0.13%) MCPD
18 7 (0.13%) CFA
18 7 (0.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (2.56%) QA
2 93 (1.70%) ISO 9001
3 18 (0.33%) PCI DSS
4 15 (0.27%) SLA
5 11 (0.20%) WCAG
6 8 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.055%) Basel II
7 3 (0.055%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.055%) COBIT
7 3 (0.055%) HL7
7 3 (0.055%) EMIR
8 1 (0.018%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.018%) DICOM
System Software
1 87 (1.59%) Active Directory
2 14 (0.26%) NFS
3 11 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.20%) XenApp
4 7 (0.13%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.055%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.037%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 14 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
1 14 (0.26%) HP SIM
2 10 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (0.091%) MOM
4 3 (0.055%) Plesk
5 2 (0.037%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.018%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.018%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.018%) Netcool
6 1 (0.018%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 1 (0.018%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.018%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 1730 (31.62%) Microsoft
2 474 (8.66%) Oracle
3 104 (1.90%) Endeca
4 96 (1.75%) RedPrairie
5 66 (1.21%) SAP
6 63 (1.15%) IBM
7 53 (0.97%) Business Objects
8 46 (0.84%) Telerik
9 45 (0.82%) DevExpress
10 44 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
10 44 (0.80%) Sybase
11 43 (0.79%) Sitecore
12 41 (0.75%) Sage
13 38 (0.69%) Cognos
14 34 (0.62%) Infragistics
15 33 (0.60%) Google
16 31 (0.57%) AccuRev
17 28 (0.51%) HP
18 27 (0.49%) EPiServer
19 25 (0.46%) Adobe
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum basic + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum £30,000 - £40,000 DOE.
Posted: 13 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £41000 Per Annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + benefits, great projects!
Posted: 13 hours ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + pension, free parking
Posted: 13 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago