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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 40 18 43
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +25
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 6 36 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.14% 12.90% 2.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.20% 24.16% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 36 9
Average salary £37,500 £41,250 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +44.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,750 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
VB.NET
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
143 149 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 51.07% 53.41% 45.19%
Number of salaries quoted 136 133 117
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,265 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Solihull

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Solihull

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 23 (100.00%) C#
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
3 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
4 12 (52.17%) jQuery
4 12 (52.17%) HTML
5 11 (47.83%) CSS
6 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET
7 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (34.78%) .NET Framework
8 8 (34.78%) WCF
8 8 (34.78%) Web Services
8 8 (34.78%) VB
8 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
9 7 (30.43%) Windows
9 7 (30.43%) C
9 7 (30.43%) WPF
9 7 (30.43%) Silverlight
9 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (30.43%) WinForms
9 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (26.09%) REST
10 6 (26.09%) SOAP
10 6 (26.09%) XML
10 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
11 5 (21.74%) MVC
11 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 2 (8.70%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
2 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Developer
2 13 (56.52%) .NET Developer
3 12 (52.17%) C# Developer
3 12 (52.17%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (30.43%) VB.NET Developer
5 5 (21.74%) Silverlight Developer
5 5 (21.74%) WPF Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Senior Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Junior C# Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Junior VB.NET Developer
7 3 (13.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Graduate C# Developer
7 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Graduate
7 3 (13.04%) Junior
7 3 (13.04%) Junior Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Junior .NET Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (52.17%) jQuery
2 12 (52.17%) HTML
3 11 (47.83%) CSS
4 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET
5 8 (34.78%) Web Services
5 8 (34.78%) .NET Framework
5 8 (34.78%) WCF
6 7 (30.43%) WPF
6 7 (30.43%) Silverlight
6 7 (30.43%) WinForms
6 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (26.09%) REST
7 6 (26.09%) XML
7 6 (26.09%) SOAP
8 5 (21.74%) Ajax
8 5 (21.74%) LINQ
9 2 (8.70%) HTML5
10 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
10 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) MVC
3 4 (17.39%) CRM
4 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
4 3 (13.04%) Mobile Development
5 2 (8.70%) SDLC
5 2 (8.70%) Time Management
5 2 (8.70%) Line Management
5 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.70%) Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) Scrum
6 1 (4.35%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.35%) TDD
6 1 (4.35%) Coaching
6 1 (4.35%) MVVM
6 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.35%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
3 8 (34.78%) VB
4 7 (30.43%) C
5 4 (17.39%) VB6
5 4 (17.39%) SQL
6 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
7 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
7 2 (8.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
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