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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 21 36 18
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -18
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 29 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 9.97% 3.92% 12.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.01% 9.38% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 29 12 21
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £28,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
138 128 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 47.42% 41.83% 59.39%
Number of salaries quoted 121 103 77
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 24 October 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Solihull

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 62 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (70.97%) SQL Server
3 40 (64.52%) HTML
4 39 (62.90%) C#
4 39 (62.90%) ASP.NET
5 28 (45.16%) CSS
6 26 (41.94%) JavaScript
6 26 (41.94%) SQL
7 25 (40.32%) XML
8 22 (35.48%) VB
8 22 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (33.87%) MVC
9 21 (33.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 19 (30.65%) Microsoft
11 18 (29.03%) VB6
11 18 (29.03%) SQL Server 2008
12 17 (27.42%) .NET Framework
13 12 (19.35%) SQL Server 2005
13 12 (19.35%) Web Services
13 12 (19.35%) Finance
14 11 (17.74%) Software Engineering
14 11 (17.74%) jQuery
14 11 (17.74%) Silverlight
15 10 (16.13%) Scrum
15 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
15 10 (16.13%) Windows
15 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
16 9 (14.52%) Active Directory
16 9 (14.52%) IIS

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 9 (14.52%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (70.97%) SQL Server
2 18 (29.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (19.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Subversion
2 4 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (19.35%) Finance
2 7 (11.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 54 (87.10%) Developer
2 33 (53.23%) .NET Developer
3 20 (32.26%) VB.NET Developer
4 14 (22.58%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 14 (22.58%) Software Developer
5 10 (16.13%) C# Developer
5 10 (16.13%) Senior Developer
5 10 (16.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (14.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (11.29%) Software Engineer
7 7 (11.29%) Web Developer
8 6 (9.68%) Applications Developer
8 6 (9.68%) Programmer
8 6 (9.68%) Web Applications Developer
8 6 (9.68%) Software Programmer
8 6 (9.68%) .NET Software Developer
9 5 (8.06%) C# Software Developer
9 5 (8.06%) Development Manager
10 4 (6.45%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (100.00%) .NET
2 40 (64.52%) HTML
3 39 (62.90%) ASP.NET
4 28 (45.16%) CSS
5 25 (40.32%) XML
6 21 (33.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 17 (27.42%) .NET Framework
8 12 (19.35%) Web Services
9 11 (17.74%) jQuery
9 11 (17.74%) Silverlight
10 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (12.90%) WPF
11 8 (12.90%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (12.90%) Sass
11 8 (12.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (11.29%) LINQ
12 7 (11.29%) CSS3
12 7 (11.29%) HTML5
12 7 (11.29%) SOAP
13 6 (9.68%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.61%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.13%) Windows
1 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (33.87%) MVC
3 11 (17.74%) Software Engineering
4 10 (16.13%) Scrum
5 8 (12.90%) Project Management
6 7 (11.29%) Product Management
7 5 (8.06%) People Management
8 4 (6.45%) Business Analysis
8 4 (6.45%) OO
9 3 (4.84%) Automated Testing
9 3 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.84%) Multithreading
9 3 (4.84%) Kanban
9 3 (4.84%) Waterfall
9 3 (4.84%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.84%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.84%) Coaching
10 2 (3.23%) Unit Testing
11 1 (1.61%) Line Management
11 1 (1.61%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 39 (62.90%) C#
2 26 (41.94%) JavaScript
2 26 (41.94%) SQL
3 22 (35.48%) VB
4 18 (29.03%) VB6
5 7 (11.29%) T-SQL
6 5 (8.06%) XPath
7 4 (6.45%) C++
8 3 (4.84%) VBA
9 1 (1.61%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 9 (14.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (30.65%) Microsoft
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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