The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 10 16 9
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 88 69 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 16.03% 11.88% 17.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.96% 19.01% 27.74%
Number of salaries quoted 87 60 80
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,450 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 Staffordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
339 363 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 61.75% 62.48% 61.39%
Number of salaries quoted 311 312 270
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +10 34 £37,500 +10.29% 7
Burton-upon-Trent -1 8 £45,000 +28.57%
Tamworth -4 5 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Lichfield -4 3 £32,500 -
Stafford -4 2 £31,250 -10.71% 2
Uttoxeter - 2 £20,000 -
VB.NET
West Midlands

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

1 179 (100.00%) .NET
2 146 (81.56%) ASP.NET
3 135 (75.42%) C#
4 118 (65.92%) SQL
5 97 (54.19%) SQL Server
6 86 (48.04%) HTML
7 70 (39.11%) JavaScript
8 68 (37.99%) CSS
9 56 (31.28%) XML
10 48 (26.82%) OO
11 47 (26.26%) Visual Studio
12 44 (24.58%) .NET Framework
13 43 (24.02%) WPF
14 42 (23.46%) VB
15 37 (20.67%) OOP
15 37 (20.67%) WinForms
16 36 (20.11%) MVC
17 34 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
17 34 (18.99%) Web Development
18 33 (18.44%) T-SQL
19 30 (16.76%) Microsoft
20 29 (16.20%) MS Excel
20 29 (16.20%) Windows
21 25 (13.97%) jQuery
21 25 (13.97%) HTML5
22 22 (12.29%) VB6
23 20 (11.17%) Mentoring
24 19 (10.61%) N-Tier
25 18 (10.06%) E-Commerce
25 18 (10.06%) Unit Testing

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 14 (7.82%) SharePoint
2 13 (7.26%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (3.91%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (3.35%) IIS
5 3 (1.68%) ColdFusion
6 2 (1.12%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 29 (16.20%) MS Excel
2 16 (8.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (7.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (3.91%) Line 500
3 3 (1.68%) Epicor Vantage
4 2 (1.12%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.68%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.12%) HTTP
3 1 (0.56%) Intranet
3 1 (0.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (54.19%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.94%) Crystal Reports
3 15 (8.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (8.38%) Relational Database
4 11 (6.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (5.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.23%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.68%) Big Data
8 2 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.56%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 47 (26.26%) Visual Studio
2 7 (3.91%) NetAdvantage
2 7 (3.91%) JIRA
2 7 (3.91%) Visual Studio Team System
2 7 (3.91%) LLBLGen Pro
3 5 (2.79%) Cucumber
3 5 (2.79%) NUnit
General
1 12 (6.70%) Finance
2 6 (3.35%) Marketing
3 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.56%) Advertising
3 1 (0.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 150 (83.80%) Developer
2 103 (57.54%) .NET Developer
3 33 (18.44%) ASP.NET Developer
4 28 (15.64%) VB.NET Developer
5 27 (15.08%) Software Developer
6 26 (14.53%) Senior Developer
7 21 (11.73%) Web Developer
8 15 (8.38%) Programmer
8 15 (8.38%) Senior .NET Developer
9 13 (7.26%) Team Leader
10 12 (6.70%) .NET Team Leader
11 11 (6.15%) Development Team Leader
11 11 (6.15%) C# Developer
11 11 (6.15%) Lead Developer
11 11 (6.15%) Software Engineer
12 10 (5.59%) .NET Web Developer
13 9 (5.03%) Software Programmer
13 9 (5.03%) Analyst
14 8 (4.47%) .NET Software Engineer
14 8 (4.47%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (100.00%) .NET
2 146 (81.56%) ASP.NET
3 86 (48.04%) HTML
4 68 (37.99%) CSS
5 56 (31.28%) XML
6 44 (24.58%) .NET Framework
7 43 (24.02%) WPF
8 37 (20.67%) WinForms
9 25 (13.97%) jQuery
9 25 (13.97%) HTML5
10 17 (9.50%) WCF
11 15 (8.38%) Ajax
12 13 (7.26%) WF
12 13 (7.26%) LINQ
13 7 (3.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (3.91%) CSS3
13 7 (3.91%) Silverlight
14 6 (3.35%) XSLT
14 6 (3.35%) XHTML
15 4 (2.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.61%) N-Tier
2 7 (3.91%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.79%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.68%) SCADA
6 2 (1.12%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.12%) Physics
6 2 (1.12%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.56%) Blog
7 1 (0.56%) Online Gambling
7 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 29 (16.20%) Windows
2 3 (1.68%) Android
2 3 (1.68%) UNIX
3 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (26.82%) OO
2 37 (20.67%) OOP
3 36 (20.11%) MVC
4 34 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (18.99%) Web Development
5 20 (11.17%) Mentoring
6 18 (10.06%) Unit Testing
6 18 (10.06%) E-Commerce
7 15 (8.38%) Web Design
8 13 (7.26%) Software Engineering
8 13 (7.26%) CRM
8 13 (7.26%) Workflow
9 12 (6.70%) TDD
10 10 (5.59%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (4.47%) OOD
12 7 (3.91%) SOA
12 7 (3.91%) SEO
13 6 (3.35%) ERP
13 6 (3.35%) Document Management
14 5 (2.79%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 135 (75.42%) C#
2 118 (65.92%) SQL
3 70 (39.11%) JavaScript
4 42 (23.46%) VB
5 33 (18.44%) T-SQL
6 22 (12.29%) VB6
7 11 (6.15%) VBA
8 9 (5.03%) C++
9 5 (2.79%) PHP
9 5 (2.79%) Java
10 2 (1.12%) COBOL
10 2 (1.12%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (4.47%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.35%) Degree
3 3 (1.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (1.68%) ISEB
4 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.35%) QA
Vendors
1 30 (16.76%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.91%) Sage
2 7 (3.91%) Infragistics
2 7 (3.91%) AccuRev
3 5 (2.79%) Oracle
4 3 (1.68%) Epicor
5 2 (1.12%) Google
6 1 (0.56%) SAP
6 1 (0.56%) Progress
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension etc.
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum + pension, gym, progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago