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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 10 11 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 132 116 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 18.13% 17.47% 22.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.86% 28.36% 38.11%
Number of salaries quoted 109 104 109
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
531 409 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 72.94% 61.60% 59.38%
Number of salaries quoted 429 361 259
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 30 July 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 30 July 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
(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 +1 56 £38,250 -4.37% 3
Lichfield -1 11 £31,250 +4.16% 1
Tamworth 0 7 £34,000 +13.33% 1
Burton-upon-Trent -4 6 £35,000 +9.37% 3
Rugeley -1 3 £30,000 -
Stafford - 2 £28,750 -
Cannock - 1 £27,500 -
VB.NET
West Midlands

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 236 (100.00%) .NET
2 185 (78.39%) SQL
3 180 (76.27%) ASP.NET
4 176 (74.58%) C#
5 136 (57.63%) SQL Server
6 112 (47.46%) HTML
7 100 (42.37%) CSS
8 84 (35.59%) XML
9 83 (35.17%) JavaScript
10 71 (30.08%) HTML5
11 66 (27.97%) Microsoft
12 63 (26.69%) .NET Framework
13 62 (26.27%) T-SQL
14 56 (23.73%) MVC
15 55 (23.31%) Windows
16 52 (22.03%) WinForms
17 50 (21.19%) SOA
18 49 (20.76%) Unit Testing
19 48 (20.34%) Web Development
19 48 (20.34%) MS Excel
20 47 (19.92%) Ajax
20 47 (19.92%) Continuous Integration
21 45 (19.07%) VB
22 44 (18.64%) N-Tier
23 42 (17.80%) TDD
24 41 (17.37%) Agile Software Development
24 41 (17.37%) ASP.NET MVC
25 40 (16.95%) OO
26 35 (14.83%) Software Engineering
26 35 (14.83%) Visual Studio

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 22 (9.32%) IIS
2 6 (2.54%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (1.27%) SAS
5 2 (0.85%) Node.js
6 1 (0.42%) CMS
6 1 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 48 (20.34%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.85%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.51%) HTTP
2 11 (4.66%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.85%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (0.85%) Internet
4 1 (0.42%) Intranet
4 1 (0.42%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (57.63%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.20%) Relational Database
2 17 (7.20%) SQL Server 2005
3 15 (6.36%) Crystal Reports
4 13 (5.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (3.39%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.27%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.85%) OLTP
8 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.42%) DTS
9 1 (0.42%) MS Access
9 1 (0.42%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 35 (14.83%) Visual Studio
2 31 (13.14%) JIRA
3 14 (5.93%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (2.54%) Subversion
5 5 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.69%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.69%) Mercurial
6 4 (1.69%) NUnit
7 2 (0.85%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (0.85%) LLBLGen Pro
7 2 (0.85%) NetAdvantage
General
1 31 (13.14%) Finance
2 20 (8.47%) Games
3 9 (3.81%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (2.12%) Retail
5 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.42%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 209 (88.56%) Developer
2 151 (63.98%) .NET Developer
3 51 (21.61%) VB.NET Developer
4 46 (19.49%) C# Developer
5 44 (18.64%) ASP.NET Developer
6 37 (15.68%) Software Developer
7 36 (15.25%) Senior Developer
8 31 (13.14%) C# .NET Developer
9 28 (11.86%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 28 (11.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 25 (10.59%) Senior .NET Developer
11 21 (8.90%) Software Engineer
11 21 (8.90%) Web Developer
12 16 (6.78%) Agile .NET Developer
12 16 (6.78%) Agile C# Developer
12 16 (6.78%) C# Web Developer
13 15 (6.36%) Programmer
14 14 (5.93%) .NET Programmer
15 13 (5.51%) .NET Software Developer
15 13 (5.51%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 236 (100.00%) .NET
2 180 (76.27%) ASP.NET
3 112 (47.46%) HTML
4 100 (42.37%) CSS
5 84 (35.59%) XML
6 71 (30.08%) HTML5
7 63 (26.69%) .NET Framework
8 52 (22.03%) WinForms
9 47 (19.92%) Ajax
10 41 (17.37%) ASP.NET MVC
11 34 (14.41%) CSS3
12 32 (13.56%) XHTML
13 31 (13.14%) XSLT
14 30 (12.71%) jQuery
15 28 (11.86%) WPF
16 26 (11.02%) WCF
17 19 (8.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 17 (7.20%) WF
19 14 (5.93%) Middleware
20 11 (4.66%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 44 (18.64%) N-Tier
2 12 (5.08%) Computer Science
3 7 (2.97%) SCADA
4 5 (2.12%) Online Gambling
5 3 (1.27%) EPoS
5 3 (1.27%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.85%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.85%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.85%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.42%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.42%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 55 (23.31%) Windows
2 3 (1.27%) UNIX
3 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (0.85%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (0.85%) Linux
4 1 (0.42%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (23.73%) MVC
2 50 (21.19%) SOA
3 49 (20.76%) Unit Testing
4 48 (20.34%) Web Development
5 47 (19.92%) Continuous Integration
6 42 (17.80%) TDD
7 41 (17.37%) Agile Software Development
8 40 (16.95%) OO
9 35 (14.83%) Software Engineering
10 31 (13.14%) SEO
11 28 (11.86%) E-Commerce
12 26 (11.02%) Document Management
13 24 (10.17%) OOP
14 14 (5.93%) OOD
15 11 (4.66%) Migration
16 9 (3.81%) Information Management
17 7 (2.97%) Low Latency
18 5 (2.12%) CRM
18 5 (2.12%) Business Intelligence
19 4 (1.69%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 185 (78.39%) SQL
2 176 (74.58%) C#
3 83 (35.17%) JavaScript
4 62 (26.27%) T-SQL
5 45 (19.07%) VB
6 24 (10.17%) VB6
7 7 (2.97%) C++
8 5 (2.12%) PHP
9 4 (1.69%) Ruby
9 4 (1.69%) Python
9 4 (1.69%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.85%) VBA
10 2 (0.85%) VBScript
11 1 (0.42%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (6.78%) Degree
2 5 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (2.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 66 (27.97%) Microsoft
2 31 (13.14%) AccuRev
3 21 (8.90%) Oracle
4 6 (2.54%) Infragistics
5 5 (2.12%) Business Objects
6 2 (0.85%) Sage
6 2 (0.85%) Perforce
7 1 (0.42%) Siemens
7 1 (0.42%) Facebook
7 1 (0.42%) Twitter
7 1 (0.42%) Sitecore
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + pension, parking
Posted: 13 hours ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Car + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Lichfield
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum 8%Bonus,Pension,Bupa,25 days
Posted: 14 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 21 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare-at-Home.co.uk
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum 25 days annual leave + Pension
Posted: 23 days ago