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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 22 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 29 19 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 9.29% 7.48% 12.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.79% 15.97% 22.96%
Number of salaries quoted 27 17 31
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £33,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,590 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -
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
117 119 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 37.50% 46.85% 55.10%
Number of salaries quoted 96 78 95
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 6 March 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Solihull

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (72.13%) HTML
3 39 (63.93%) JavaScript
4 35 (57.38%) ASP.NET
5 32 (52.46%) SQL Server
5 32 (52.46%) C#
6 30 (49.18%) SQL
7 26 (42.62%) CSS
8 22 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (34.43%) Degree
10 20 (32.79%) VB
11 17 (27.87%) MVC
11 17 (27.87%) VBA
12 16 (26.23%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (24.59%) Silverlight
13 15 (24.59%) Finance
14 14 (22.95%) jQuery
14 14 (22.95%) Mentoring
15 13 (21.31%) Scrum
16 12 (19.67%) T-SQL
17 9 (14.75%) Web Services
17 9 (14.75%) XML
17 9 (14.75%) WPF
18 8 (13.11%) .NET Framework
18 8 (13.11%) VB6
19 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2005
19 7 (11.48%) LINQ
20 6 (9.84%) Microsoft
20 6 (9.84%) SOAP
21 5 (8.20%) C++

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 1 (1.64%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) Internet
2 1 (1.64%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (52.46%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (24.59%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Automotive
3 1 (1.64%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 53 (86.89%) Developer
2 32 (52.46%) .NET Developer
3 27 (44.26%) Software Developer
4 24 (39.34%) VB.NET Developer
5 18 (29.51%) C# Developer
5 18 (29.51%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (22.95%) Graduate
6 14 (22.95%) Graduate Developer
7 13 (21.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (19.67%) Graduate Software Developer
8 12 (19.67%) .NET Software Developer
9 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (14.75%) C# Software Developer
11 8 (13.11%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (9.84%) Software Manager
12 6 (9.84%) Senior .NET Developer
12 6 (9.84%) Software Development Manager
12 6 (9.84%) Development Manager
12 6 (9.84%) Senior Developer
13 5 (8.20%) Silverlight Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (72.13%) HTML
3 35 (57.38%) ASP.NET
4 26 (42.62%) CSS
5 16 (26.23%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (24.59%) Silverlight
7 14 (22.95%) jQuery
8 9 (14.75%) WPF
8 9 (14.75%) Web Services
8 9 (14.75%) XML
9 8 (13.11%) .NET Framework
10 7 (11.48%) LINQ
11 6 (9.84%) SOAP
12 4 (6.56%) WinForms
12 4 (6.56%) HTML5
12 4 (6.56%) REST
12 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 3 (4.92%) CSS3
13 3 (4.92%) CSLA
14 2 (3.28%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.56%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (27.87%) MVC
3 14 (22.95%) Mentoring
4 13 (21.31%) Scrum
5 5 (8.20%) Business Analysis
5 5 (8.20%) CRM
6 4 (6.56%) TDD
6 4 (6.56%) Software Engineering
7 3 (4.92%) Project Management
7 3 (4.92%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (3.28%) Product Management
9 1 (1.64%) Unit Testing
9 1 (1.64%) Time Management
9 1 (1.64%) Line Management
9 1 (1.64%) OO
9 1 (1.64%) OOD
9 1 (1.64%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 39 (63.93%) JavaScript
2 32 (52.46%) C#
3 30 (49.18%) SQL
4 20 (32.79%) VB
5 17 (27.87%) VBA
6 12 (19.67%) T-SQL
7 8 (13.11%) VB6
8 5 (8.20%) C++
9 4 (6.56%) XAML
10 2 (3.28%) C
11 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (34.43%) Degree
2 5 (8.20%) VCP4
3 1 (1.64%) MCSD
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (9.84%) Microsoft
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