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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 30 24 28
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 8 33 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.28% 11.34% 5.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.72% 22.76% 12.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8 33 16
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £45,000 £40,250
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
119 145 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 48.77% 49.83% 46.29%
Number of salaries quoted 113 130 115
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Solihull

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (78.95%) C#
3 28 (73.68%) SQL Server
4 22 (57.89%) ASP.NET
5 21 (55.26%) JavaScript
6 18 (47.37%) HTML
6 18 (47.37%) VB
7 16 (42.11%) jQuery
8 15 (39.47%) CSS
8 15 (39.47%) Web Services
8 15 (39.47%) .NET Framework
9 14 (36.84%) Silverlight
10 12 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
11 11 (28.95%) WinForms
11 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 10 (26.32%) WCF
12 10 (26.32%) Windows
13 9 (23.68%) C
13 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (21.05%) WPF
14 8 (21.05%) XML
14 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
14 8 (21.05%) CRM
15 7 (18.42%) Visual Studio
15 7 (18.42%) SQL
15 7 (18.42%) VB6

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (7.89%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (73.68%) SQL Server
2 12 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 34 (89.47%) Developer
2 22 (57.89%) .NET Developer
3 15 (39.47%) VB.NET Developer
4 14 (36.84%) C# Developer
4 14 (36.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (23.68%) Senior Developer
6 8 (21.05%) Silverlight Developer
7 7 (18.42%) Software Developer
8 6 (15.79%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (13.16%) Senior Software Developer
9 5 (13.16%) WPF Developer
10 4 (10.53%) Junior Developer
10 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (10.53%) Junior
10 4 (10.53%) Graduate
10 4 (10.53%) Junior .NET Developer
10 4 (10.53%) Graduate Developer
10 4 (10.53%) Senior VB.NET Developer
10 4 (10.53%) Junior VB.NET Developer
10 4 (10.53%) Senior Silverlight Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (57.89%) ASP.NET
3 18 (47.37%) HTML
4 16 (42.11%) jQuery
5 15 (39.47%) .NET Framework
5 15 (39.47%) CSS
5 15 (39.47%) Web Services
6 14 (36.84%) Silverlight
7 11 (28.95%) WinForms
7 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 10 (26.32%) WCF
9 8 (21.05%) WPF
9 8 (21.05%) XML
10 7 (18.42%) Ajax
11 6 (15.79%) SOAP
11 6 (15.79%) LINQ
11 6 (15.79%) REST
12 4 (10.53%) HTML5
13 3 (7.89%) CSLA
14 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.16%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.05%) CRM
3 6 (15.79%) MVC
3 6 (15.79%) Scrum
3 6 (15.79%) SDLC
4 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
4 4 (10.53%) Project Management
5 3 (7.89%) Time Management
5 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
5 3 (7.89%) Line Management
5 3 (7.89%) Mobile Development
6 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.63%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.63%) Product Management
7 1 (2.63%) MVVM
7 1 (2.63%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.63%) Migration
7 1 (2.63%) OOP
7 1 (2.63%) TDD
7 1 (2.63%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 30 (78.95%) C#
2 21 (55.26%) JavaScript
3 18 (47.37%) VB
4 9 (23.68%) C
5 7 (18.42%) VB6
5 7 (18.42%) SQL
6 6 (15.79%) T-SQL
7 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
7 3 (7.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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