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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 20 30 12
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 29 18 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 9.18% 6.43% 19.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.86% 16.36% 32.80%
Number of salaries quoted 29 18 41
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £28,050 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
146 110 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 46.20% 39.29% 60.10%
Number of salaries quoted 131 88 107
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,050 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £41,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 27 November 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Solihull

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 65 (100.00%) .NET
2 48 (73.85%) HTML
3 46 (70.77%) SQL Server
4 38 (58.46%) ASP.NET
4 38 (58.46%) C#
5 33 (50.77%) JavaScript
6 31 (47.69%) SQL
6 31 (47.69%) CSS
7 25 (38.46%) XML
7 25 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (36.92%) MVC
9 23 (35.38%) VB
10 20 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 18 (27.69%) SQL Server 2008
11 18 (27.69%) Microsoft
11 18 (27.69%) VB6
12 16 (24.62%) Finance
13 14 (21.54%) .NET Framework
13 14 (21.54%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (20.00%) jQuery
14 13 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
15 12 (18.46%) Web Services
16 10 (15.38%) Software Engineering
16 10 (15.38%) Windows
16 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
16 10 (15.38%) Silverlight
16 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
17 9 (13.85%) Active Directory
17 9 (13.85%) IIS
17 9 (13.85%) Subversion

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 (13.85%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (70.77%) SQL Server
2 18 (27.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (13.85%) Subversion
2 4 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (24.62%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 57 (87.69%) Developer
2 33 (50.77%) .NET Developer
3 23 (35.38%) VB.NET Developer
4 22 (33.85%) Software Developer
5 17 (26.15%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (21.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (21.54%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (21.54%) C# Developer
7 11 (16.92%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (13.85%) .NET Software Developer
9 8 (12.31%) C# Software Developer
10 7 (10.77%) Software Engineer
10 7 (10.77%) Senior Developer
11 6 (9.23%) Graduate
11 6 (9.23%) Graduate Developer
11 6 (9.23%) Development Manager
12 5 (7.69%) Graduate Software Developer
12 5 (7.69%) Software Manager
12 5 (7.69%) Software Programmer
12 5 (7.69%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (100.00%) .NET
2 48 (73.85%) HTML
3 38 (58.46%) ASP.NET
4 31 (47.69%) CSS
5 25 (38.46%) XML
6 20 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 14 (21.54%) .NET Framework
7 14 (21.54%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (20.00%) jQuery
9 12 (18.46%) Web Services
10 10 (15.38%) Silverlight
11 8 (12.31%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (12.31%) Sass
11 8 (12.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (10.77%) LINQ
12 7 (10.77%) WPF
12 7 (10.77%) SOAP
13 6 (9.23%) REST
14 5 (7.69%) CSS3
14 5 (7.69%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.38%) Windows
1 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (36.92%) MVC
3 10 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 9 (13.85%) Scrum
5 8 (12.31%) Mentoring
6 5 (7.69%) Product Management
6 5 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 5 (7.69%) Project Management
6 5 (7.69%) People Management
7 4 (6.15%) OO
8 3 (4.62%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.62%) Automated Testing
8 3 (4.62%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.62%) Multithreading
8 3 (4.62%) Kanban
8 3 (4.62%) Coaching
9 1 (1.54%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (1.54%) Waterfall
9 1 (1.54%) Unit Testing
9 1 (1.54%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (58.46%) C#
2 33 (50.77%) JavaScript
3 31 (47.69%) SQL
4 23 (35.38%) VB
5 18 (27.69%) VB6
6 8 (12.31%) VBA
7 7 (10.77%) T-SQL
8 5 (7.69%) C++
8 5 (7.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 9 (13.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (27.69%) Microsoft
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
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