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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 12 12 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 107 104 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 15.13% 15.36% 22.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.90% 25.62% 37.18%
Number of salaries quoted 95 96 107
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £30,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £65,000 £57,500
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
512 406 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 72.42% 59.97% 60.23%
Number of salaries quoted 398 347 266
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 0 39 £40,000 - 3
Lichfield 0 11 £30,000 - 1
Tamworth -2 10 £34,500 +15.00% 1
Burton-upon-Trent +5 9 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Cannock -2 3 £35,000 - 1
Rugeley -1 2 £34,536 +15.12%
Stafford - 1 £27,500 -
VB.NET
West Midlands

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 247 (100.00%) .NET
2 192 (77.73%) SQL
2 192 (77.73%) ASP.NET
3 178 (72.06%) C#
4 136 (55.06%) SQL Server
5 121 (48.99%) HTML
6 107 (43.32%) CSS
7 90 (36.44%) JavaScript
8 86 (34.82%) XML
9 74 (29.96%) HTML5
10 66 (26.72%) T-SQL
11 65 (26.32%) Microsoft
12 58 (23.48%) .NET Framework
13 57 (23.08%) Web Development
13 57 (23.08%) Windows
13 57 (23.08%) WinForms
14 52 (21.05%) MVC
15 50 (20.24%) Unit Testing
16 47 (19.03%) SOA
16 47 (19.03%) MS Excel
16 47 (19.03%) N-Tier
16 47 (19.03%) Continuous Integration
17 46 (18.62%) Ajax
18 44 (17.81%) VB
19 42 (17.00%) OO
20 41 (16.60%) Agile Software Development
21 39 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
22 36 (14.57%) TDD
22 36 (14.57%) Visual Studio
23 34 (13.77%) Finance

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 23 (9.31%) IIS
2 7 (2.83%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.83%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (1.21%) SAS
4 2 (0.81%) Node.js
5 1 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.40%) CMS
Applications
1 47 (19.03%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.81%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.86%) HTTP
2 11 (4.45%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.81%) Internet
3 2 (0.81%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (0.40%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.40%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (55.06%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.29%) Relational Database
3 15 (6.07%) SQL Server 2005
3 15 (6.07%) Crystal Reports
4 14 (5.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (3.24%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.62%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.81%) OLTP
9 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.40%) MySQL
10 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.40%) MS Access
10 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.40%) DTS
Development Applications
1 36 (14.57%) Visual Studio
2 31 (12.55%) JIRA
3 14 (5.67%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (2.43%) Subversion
5 4 (1.62%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.62%) Mercurial
6 3 (1.21%) NUnit
7 2 (0.81%) NetAdvantage
7 2 (0.81%) LLBLGen Pro
7 2 (0.81%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 34 (13.77%) Finance
2 18 (7.29%) Games
3 9 (3.64%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (2.02%) Retail
5 2 (0.81%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.40%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 217 (87.85%) Developer
2 153 (61.94%) .NET Developer
3 54 (21.86%) VB.NET Developer
4 49 (19.84%) ASP.NET Developer
5 46 (18.62%) C# Developer
5 46 (18.62%) Software Developer
6 36 (14.57%) Senior Developer
7 31 (12.55%) C# .NET Developer
8 28 (11.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 27 (10.93%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 24 (9.72%) Senior .NET Developer
11 23 (9.31%) Web Developer
12 20 (8.10%) Software Engineer
13 17 (6.88%) Agile .NET Developer
13 17 (6.88%) Agile C# Developer
14 16 (6.48%) .NET Software Developer
14 16 (6.48%) C# Web Developer
15 14 (5.67%) Programmer
15 14 (5.67%) Lead Developer
16 13 (5.26%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 247 (100.00%) .NET
2 192 (77.73%) ASP.NET
3 121 (48.99%) HTML
4 107 (43.32%) CSS
5 86 (34.82%) XML
6 74 (29.96%) HTML5
7 58 (23.48%) .NET Framework
8 57 (23.08%) WinForms
9 46 (18.62%) Ajax
10 39 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
11 34 (13.77%) CSS3
12 32 (12.96%) WPF
12 32 (12.96%) XHTML
13 31 (12.55%) XSLT
14 29 (11.74%) jQuery
15 27 (10.93%) WCF
16 20 (8.10%) WF
17 19 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 14 (5.67%) Middleware
19 11 (4.45%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 47 (19.03%) N-Tier
2 12 (4.86%) Computer Science
3 7 (2.83%) SCADA
4 4 (1.62%) Online Gambling
5 3 (1.21%) EPoS
6 2 (0.81%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.81%) Streaming Video
6 2 (0.81%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.40%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.40%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.40%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 57 (23.08%) Windows
2 4 (1.62%) UNIX
3 2 (0.81%) Linux
3 2 (0.81%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.40%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (23.08%) Web Development
2 52 (21.05%) MVC
3 50 (20.24%) Unit Testing
4 47 (19.03%) Continuous Integration
4 47 (19.03%) SOA
5 42 (17.00%) OO
6 41 (16.60%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (14.57%) TDD
8 32 (12.96%) Software Engineering
9 31 (12.55%) SEO
9 31 (12.55%) E-Commerce
10 28 (11.34%) OOP
11 26 (10.53%) Document Management
12 13 (5.26%) OOD
13 11 (4.45%) Migration
14 9 (3.64%) Information Management
15 8 (3.24%) CRM
16 7 (2.83%) Workflow
16 7 (2.83%) Low Latency
17 6 (2.43%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 192 (77.73%) SQL
2 178 (72.06%) C#
3 90 (36.44%) JavaScript
4 66 (26.72%) T-SQL
5 44 (17.81%) VB
6 22 (8.91%) VB6
7 10 (4.05%) C++
8 5 (2.02%) PHP
9 4 (1.62%) Ruby
9 4 (1.62%) Python
10 3 (1.21%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.81%) Java
11 2 (0.81%) VBA
11 2 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (7.29%) Degree
2 8 (3.24%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.81%) ISEB
4 2 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.21%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 65 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 31 (12.55%) AccuRev
3 21 (8.50%) Oracle
4 6 (2.43%) Infragistics
5 5 (2.02%) Business Objects
6 2 (0.81%) Perforce
6 2 (0.81%) Sage
7 1 (0.40%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.40%) Facebook
7 1 (0.40%) Twitter
7 1 (0.40%) Progress
7 1 (0.40%) Siemens
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