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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 19 37 12
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -25
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 33 13 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 11.62% 4.55% 18.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.95% 11.11% 40.35%
Number of salaries quoted 30 13 46
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
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
114 117 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 40.14% 40.91% 45.97%
Number of salaries quoted 103 89 100
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 21 April 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Solihull

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 62 (100.00%) .NET
2 40 (64.52%) HTML
3 39 (62.90%) JavaScript
4 38 (61.29%) C#
5 37 (59.68%) SQL Server
6 29 (46.77%) ASP.NET
7 25 (40.32%) CSS
8 23 (37.10%) SQL
8 23 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (35.48%) VB
10 21 (33.87%) Degree
11 19 (30.65%) Silverlight
11 19 (30.65%) jQuery
12 16 (25.81%) VBA
12 16 (25.81%) MVC
13 15 (24.19%) Finance
13 15 (24.19%) Web Services
13 15 (24.19%) Mentoring
14 14 (22.58%) .NET Framework
15 13 (20.97%) WPF
16 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
16 12 (19.35%) Microsoft
17 11 (17.74%) Scrum
17 11 (17.74%) XML
17 11 (17.74%) SQL Server 2008
17 11 (17.74%) SQL Server 2005
18 10 (16.13%) LINQ
18 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 10 (16.13%) Windows
18 10 (16.13%) MS Excel

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (1.61%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (16.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (1.61%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (59.68%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.74%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (17.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (24.19%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Automotive
3 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 59 (95.16%) Developer
2 33 (53.23%) .NET Developer
3 25 (40.32%) VB.NET Developer
4 24 (38.71%) Software Developer
5 21 (33.87%) C# Developer
5 21 (33.87%) C# .NET Developer
6 17 (27.42%) Graduate
6 17 (27.42%) Graduate Developer
7 12 (19.35%) Graduate Software Developer
8 10 (16.13%) Silverlight Developer
9 9 (14.52%) .NET Software Developer
10 8 (12.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (12.90%) Senior Developer
11 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (9.68%) C# Software Developer
12 6 (9.68%) Senior .NET Developer
12 6 (9.68%) WPF Developer
13 5 (8.06%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
14 4 (6.45%) Junior C# Developer
14 4 (6.45%) Senior VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (100.00%) .NET
2 40 (64.52%) HTML
3 29 (46.77%) ASP.NET
4 25 (40.32%) CSS
5 19 (30.65%) Silverlight
5 19 (30.65%) jQuery
6 15 (24.19%) Web Services
7 14 (22.58%) .NET Framework
8 13 (20.97%) WPF
9 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (17.74%) XML
11 10 (16.13%) WinForms
11 10 (16.13%) LINQ
11 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 9 (14.52%) SOAP
13 8 (12.90%) WCF
14 7 (11.29%) REST
15 5 (8.06%) Ajax
16 4 (6.45%) HTML5
17 3 (4.84%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.13%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (25.81%) MVC
3 15 (24.19%) Mentoring
4 11 (17.74%) Scrum
5 7 (11.29%) CRM
6 4 (6.45%) TDD
7 3 (4.84%) Project Management
7 3 (4.84%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (3.23%) Product Management
8 2 (3.23%) Business Analysis
8 2 (3.23%) Unit Testing
9 1 (1.61%) Time Management
9 1 (1.61%) MVVM
9 1 (1.61%) Line Management
9 1 (1.61%) Mobile Development
9 1 (1.61%) OO
9 1 (1.61%) OOD
9 1 (1.61%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.61%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 39 (62.90%) JavaScript
2 38 (61.29%) C#
3 23 (37.10%) SQL
4 22 (35.48%) VB
5 16 (25.81%) VBA
6 10 (16.13%) T-SQL
7 9 (14.52%) VB6
8 8 (12.90%) C
9 4 (6.45%) XAML
10 2 (3.23%) C++
11 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (33.87%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) MCSD
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (19.35%) Microsoft