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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 12 19 7
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 92 60 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 15.06% 9.77% 18.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.44% 16.44% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 90 55 81
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 £29,400 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
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
410 365 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 67.10% 59.45% 64.75%
Number of salaries quoted 363 309 275
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +17 32 £39,000 +11.42% 7
Burton-upon-Trent -2 9 £45,000 +28.57%
Tamworth -1 8 £31,250 -16.66%
Lichfield -4 4 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Uttoxeter - 2 £20,000 -
VB.NET
West Midlands

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 190 (100.00%) .NET
2 151 (79.47%) ASP.NET
3 136 (71.58%) C#
4 129 (67.89%) SQL
5 112 (58.95%) SQL Server
6 90 (47.37%) HTML
7 76 (40.00%) JavaScript
8 64 (33.68%) CSS
9 57 (30.00%) XML
10 53 (27.89%) OO
11 52 (27.37%) .NET Framework
12 49 (25.79%) T-SQL
12 49 (25.79%) Visual Studio
12 49 (25.79%) WinForms
12 49 (25.79%) WPF
13 39 (20.53%) VB
14 38 (20.00%) Windows
15 37 (19.47%) OOP
15 37 (19.47%) Web Development
16 36 (18.95%) Microsoft
17 35 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
18 33 (17.37%) MVC
19 32 (16.84%) MS Excel
20 24 (12.63%) Unit Testing
21 23 (12.11%) E-Commerce
21 23 (12.11%) Mentoring
22 22 (11.58%) N-Tier
23 21 (11.05%) jQuery
23 21 (11.05%) HTML5
24 19 (10.00%) MS Office

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 17 (8.95%) SharePoint
2 16 (8.42%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (3.68%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (2.63%) IIS
5 3 (1.58%) ColdFusion
6 2 (1.05%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.53%) CMS
7 1 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 32 (16.84%) MS Excel
2 19 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (8.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (4.74%) Line 500
3 3 (1.58%) Epicor Vantage
4 2 (1.05%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.05%) HTTP
2 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (58.95%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 16 (8.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (6.84%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (5.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (5.79%) Crystal Reports
5 11 (5.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.58%) Big Data
8 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.53%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 49 (25.79%) Visual Studio
2 9 (4.74%) NetAdvantage
2 9 (4.74%) Visual Studio Team System
2 9 (4.74%) LLBLGen Pro
3 6 (3.16%) JIRA
4 5 (2.63%) Cucumber
4 5 (2.63%) NUnit
5 2 (1.05%) Subversion
5 2 (1.05%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.05%) Mercurial
General
1 15 (7.89%) Finance
2 6 (3.16%) Marketing
3 2 (1.05%) Advertising
4 1 (0.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 158 (83.16%) Developer
2 108 (56.84%) .NET Developer
3 37 (19.47%) Software Developer
4 33 (17.37%) ASP.NET Developer
5 32 (16.84%) VB.NET Developer
6 30 (15.79%) Senior Developer
7 18 (9.47%) Web Developer
7 18 (9.47%) Senior .NET Developer
8 16 (8.42%) Programmer
9 14 (7.37%) Team Leader
10 13 (6.84%) Development Team Leader
10 13 (6.84%) .NET Team Leader
11 12 (6.32%) C# Developer
11 12 (6.32%) Software Engineer
12 10 (5.26%) .NET Web Developer
12 10 (5.26%) Software Programmer
12 10 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
13 9 (4.74%) .NET Software Engineer
13 9 (4.74%) Analyst
14 8 (4.21%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (100.00%) .NET
2 151 (79.47%) ASP.NET
3 90 (47.37%) HTML
4 64 (33.68%) CSS
5 57 (30.00%) XML
6 52 (27.37%) .NET Framework
7 49 (25.79%) WPF
7 49 (25.79%) WinForms
8 21 (11.05%) jQuery
8 21 (11.05%) HTML5
9 17 (8.95%) WCF
9 17 (8.95%) LINQ
10 16 (8.42%) WF
11 10 (5.26%) Ajax
12 9 (4.74%) Silverlight
13 7 (3.68%) CSS3
14 6 (3.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (3.16%) XSLT
14 6 (3.16%) XHTML
14 6 (3.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.58%) N-Tier
2 6 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.58%) SCADA
4 3 (1.58%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.05%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.05%) Physics
5 2 (1.05%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.53%) Blog
6 1 (0.53%) Online Gambling
6 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.53%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.53%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 38 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (2.63%) UNIX
3 3 (1.58%) Android
4 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (27.89%) OO
2 37 (19.47%) OOP
2 37 (19.47%) Web Development
3 35 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (17.37%) MVC
5 24 (12.63%) Unit Testing
6 23 (12.11%) Mentoring
6 23 (12.11%) E-Commerce
7 17 (8.95%) Software Engineering
8 16 (8.42%) CRM
8 16 (8.42%) Workflow
9 14 (7.37%) Web Design
10 13 (6.84%) TDD
11 11 (5.79%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (5.26%) OOD
13 7 (3.68%) SOA
13 7 (3.68%) SEO
14 6 (3.16%) ERP
14 6 (3.16%) Document Management
14 6 (3.16%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 136 (71.58%) C#
2 129 (67.89%) SQL
3 76 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 49 (25.79%) T-SQL
5 39 (20.53%) VB
6 19 (10.00%) VB6
7 13 (6.84%) VBA
8 9 (4.74%) C++
9 5 (2.63%) PHP
9 5 (2.63%) Java
10 2 (1.05%) Ruby
10 2 (1.05%) VBScript
10 2 (1.05%) COBOL
10 2 (1.05%) Python
10 2 (1.05%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.53%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (3.16%) Degree
2 5 (2.63%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (1.58%) ISEB
4 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.16%) QA
Vendors
1 36 (18.95%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.79%) Infragistics
3 9 (4.74%) Sage
4 6 (3.16%) AccuRev
5 5 (2.63%) Oracle
6 3 (1.58%) Epicor
7 2 (1.05%) Google
8 1 (0.53%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.53%) Perforce
8 1 (0.53%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.53%) Progress
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + flexi-time, pension etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension etc.
Posted: 6 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + pension + other exciting benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Based on Exp+ Bonus, Bens
Posted: 19 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Car
Posted: 23 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago