The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 21 29 47
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +18
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 33 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 11.26% 5.73% 0.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.45% 12.31% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 33 16 2
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Programming Languages Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
147 130 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 50.17% 46.59% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 131 116 121
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,800 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB.NET
West Midlands

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 28 July 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Solihull

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (80.43%) SQL Server
3 31 (67.39%) C#
3 31 (67.39%) ASP.NET
4 24 (52.17%) HTML
5 21 (45.65%) SQL
6 20 (43.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 18 (39.13%) CSS
7 18 (39.13%) JavaScript
8 16 (34.78%) XML
8 16 (34.78%) MVC
9 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
10 13 (28.26%) Finance
10 13 (28.26%) Web Services
10 13 (28.26%) .NET Framework
10 13 (28.26%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (26.09%) VB
12 10 (21.74%) VB6
13 8 (17.39%) jQuery
13 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (15.22%) Ajax
14 7 (15.22%) HTML5
14 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (15.22%) Subversion
14 7 (15.22%) Software Engineering
14 7 (15.22%) Automotive
14 7 (15.22%) T-SQL
14 7 (15.22%) IIS
14 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2003

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 7 (15.22%) IIS
2 5 (10.87%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.35%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (80.43%) SQL Server
2 13 (28.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Subversion
2 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (28.26%) Finance
2 7 (15.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 40 (86.96%) Developer
2 23 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 14 (30.43%) VB.NET Developer
4 13 (28.26%) Software Developer
5 10 (21.74%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (15.22%) Software Programmer
6 7 (15.22%) Web Developer
6 7 (15.22%) Senior Developer
6 7 (15.22%) Programmer
7 5 (10.87%) Software Engineer
7 5 (10.87%) Analyst
7 5 (10.87%) Systems Analyst
7 5 (10.87%) Applications Developer
7 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Web Applications Developer
8 4 (8.70%) .NET Web Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Team Leader
8 4 (8.70%) Development Team Leader
8 4 (8.70%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (67.39%) ASP.NET
3 24 (52.17%) HTML
4 20 (43.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 18 (39.13%) CSS
6 16 (34.78%) XML
7 13 (28.26%) Web Services
7 13 (28.26%) .NET Framework
8 8 (17.39%) jQuery
9 7 (15.22%) Ajax
9 7 (15.22%) HTML5
10 6 (13.04%) SOAP
10 6 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (13.04%) CSS3
10 6 (13.04%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (13.04%) Sass
10 6 (13.04%) Silverlight
11 5 (10.87%) WCF
11 5 (10.87%) WPF
11 5 (10.87%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.17%) Open Source
2 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
1 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (15.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) MVC
2 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (15.22%) Software Engineering
2 7 (15.22%) Project Management
3 6 (13.04%) Product Management
4 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce
4 4 (8.70%) Test Scripting
5 3 (6.52%) Waterfall
5 3 (6.52%) Scrum
6 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.35%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.35%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (2.17%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (2.17%) OOP
7 1 (2.17%) OO
7 1 (2.17%) CRM
7 1 (2.17%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (67.39%) C#
2 21 (45.65%) SQL
3 18 (39.13%) JavaScript
4 12 (26.09%) VB
5 10 (21.74%) VB6
6 7 (15.22%) T-SQL
7 5 (10.87%) XPath
8 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) EPiServer