The first table below looks at the demand for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 13 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 93 83 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 15.95% 14.72% 20.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.09% 29.43% 36.19%
Number of salaries quoted 70 76 111
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
421 282 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 72.21% 50.00% 56.55%
Number of salaries quoted 329 251 269
Average salary £36,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB.NET
West Midlands

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Staffordshire region.

VB.NET Salary Trend in Staffordshire

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

VB.NET
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent -7 38 £38,500 -7.22% 9
Burton-upon-Trent -2 11 £35,000 +19.65%
Stafford - 8 £33,500 - 1
Lichfield -1 2 £37,500 +8.69%
Tamworth -5 1 £37,500 +22.95%
VB.NET
West Midlands

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

1 161 (100.00%) .NET
2 131 (81.37%) C#
3 113 (70.19%) ASP.NET
4 108 (67.08%) SQL Server
5 107 (66.46%) SQL
6 64 (39.75%) HTML
7 60 (37.27%) JavaScript
8 55 (34.16%) CSS
9 53 (32.92%) Windows
10 52 (32.30%) .NET Framework
11 47 (29.19%) XML
12 45 (27.95%) MVC
13 44 (27.33%) T-SQL
14 39 (24.22%) MS Excel
15 38 (23.60%) OO
15 38 (23.60%) TDD
16 37 (22.98%) Microsoft
17 34 (21.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 33 (20.50%) SOA
18 33 (20.50%) WinForms
19 29 (18.01%) HTML5
20 28 (17.39%) Software Engineering
20 28 (17.39%) E-Commerce
21 27 (16.77%) WPF
21 27 (16.77%) jQuery
22 25 (15.53%) Continuous Integration
22 25 (15.53%) ASP.NET MVC
22 25 (15.53%) OOD
23 21 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
24 20 (12.42%) Unit Testing

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 15 (9.32%) IIS
2 4 (2.48%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.24%) Papyrus
3 2 (1.24%) SAS
Applications
1 39 (24.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.24%) PrintSoft PReS
2 2 (1.24%) DOC1
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.56%) HTTP
2 3 (1.86%) Internet
3 2 (1.24%) Intranet
3 2 (1.24%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.62%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (67.08%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (8.07%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (4.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (4.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (4.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (4.35%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.48%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.86%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.24%) MySQL
9 2 (1.24%) MS Access
9 2 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.24%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.62%) OLTP
10 1 (0.62%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 10 (6.21%) JIRA
2 9 (5.59%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.48%) NUnit
4 4 (2.48%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (2.48%) InstallShield
5 2 (1.24%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (6.83%) Games
2 8 (4.97%) Finance
3 3 (1.86%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (1.86%) Back Office
3 3 (1.86%) Retail
4 2 (1.24%) Marketing
4 2 (1.24%) Billing
Job Titles
1 150 (93.17%) Developer
2 92 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 32 (19.88%) C# Developer
4 27 (16.77%) Senior Developer
5 25 (15.53%) Web Developer
5 25 (15.53%) VB.NET Developer
6 24 (14.91%) C# .NET Developer
7 22 (13.66%) Software Developer
8 19 (11.80%) ASP.NET Developer
9 17 (10.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (9.94%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
11 15 (9.32%) Programmer
11 15 (9.32%) C# Programmer
12 14 (8.70%) Senior .NET Developer
13 13 (8.07%) C# Web Developer
14 12 (7.45%) Lead Developer
15 11 (6.83%) .NET Programmer
16 10 (6.21%) .NET Web Developer
17 9 (5.59%) Software Engineer
17 9 (5.59%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (100.00%) .NET
2 113 (70.19%) ASP.NET
3 64 (39.75%) HTML
4 55 (34.16%) CSS
5 52 (32.30%) .NET Framework
6 47 (29.19%) XML
7 34 (21.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 33 (20.50%) WinForms
9 29 (18.01%) HTML5
10 27 (16.77%) WPF
10 27 (16.77%) jQuery
11 25 (15.53%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (9.94%) Classic ASP
12 16 (9.94%) Ajax
13 15 (9.32%) Middleware
14 11 (6.83%) XHTML
14 11 (6.83%) CSS3
15 10 (6.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 10 (6.21%) XSLT
16 9 (5.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.07%) N-Tier
2 4 (2.48%) NHS
2 4 (2.48%) Mobile App
2 4 (2.48%) Online Gambling
3 3 (1.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.86%) EPoS
4 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.62%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.62%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 53 (32.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (27.95%) MVC
2 38 (23.60%) OO
2 38 (23.60%) TDD
3 33 (20.50%) SOA
4 28 (17.39%) Software Engineering
4 28 (17.39%) E-Commerce
5 25 (15.53%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (15.53%) OOD
6 21 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (12.42%) Unit Testing
8 13 (8.07%) Web Development
9 10 (6.21%) SEO
10 8 (4.97%) Document Management
11 7 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (4.35%) Dependency Injection
12 6 (3.73%) Domain-Driven Design
13 5 (3.11%) Web Application Development
13 5 (3.11%) Performance Tuning
14 4 (2.48%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (2.48%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 131 (81.37%) C#
2 107 (66.46%) SQL
3 60 (37.27%) JavaScript
4 44 (27.33%) T-SQL
5 16 (9.94%) VB
6 12 (7.45%) VB6
7 4 (2.48%) Objective-C
7 4 (2.48%) Java
8 3 (1.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (5.59%) Degree
2 4 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.48%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.24%) MCPD
3 2 (1.24%) HND
3 2 (1.24%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.86%) QA
2 1 (0.62%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 37 (22.98%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.59%) AccuRev
3 8 (4.97%) Oracle
4 4 (2.48%) VMware
5 2 (1.24%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.24%) JBoss
5 2 (1.24%) HP
6 1 (0.62%) Facebook
6 1 (0.62%) Twitter
6 1 (0.62%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.62%) Sage
6 1 (0.62%) Infragistics
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: DOE + Bonus + Overtime
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stoke on Trent
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum ,DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Flexible
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: DOE + Bonus + Overtime
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £27000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Axica Recruitment
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 + Benefits - Medical insurance, Pension, Breakdown cover
Posted: 26 days ago