The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 23 25 25
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 6 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.72% 0.61% 0.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.54% 1.69% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £44,000 £33,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
VB.NET
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
52 59 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 40.94% 35.76% 14.09%
Number of salaries quoted 43 54 20
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

VB.NET
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Midlands region.

VB.NET Salary Trend in the Midlands

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (83.33%) Waterfall
2 5 (83.33%) CSS3
2 5 (83.33%) Mobile App
2 5 (83.33%) Mentoring
2 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (83.33%) Web Development
2 5 (83.33%) Graphic Design
3 1 (16.67%) CA Endevor
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (16.67%) VB6
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (16.67%) NATURAL

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) DB2
3 1 (16.67%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) COBOL Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) COBOL Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Mobile App
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (83.33%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Waterfall
1 5 (83.33%) Mentoring
1 5 (83.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) VB6
3 1 (16.67%) NATURAL
3 1 (16.67%) JCL
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) COBOL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) IBM