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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 14 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 91 92 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 14.87% 16.06% 14.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.75% 22.12% 29.43%
Number of salaries quoted 90 69 76
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,900 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
400 416 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 65.36% 72.60% 49.91%
Number of salaries quoted 363 325 251
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +7.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +2 35 £35,000 -9.09% 4
Tamworth -5 18 £34,250 -8.66% 2
Stafford -11 4 £31,500 -5.97% 1
Uttoxeter - 2 £19,000 -
Lichfield -7 1 £41,000 +9.33%
VB.NET
West Midlands

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 182 (100.00%) .NET
2 152 (83.52%) ASP.NET
3 144 (79.12%) C#
4 107 (58.79%) SQL
5 96 (52.75%) SQL Server
6 77 (42.31%) HTML
7 64 (35.16%) CSS
7 64 (35.16%) MVC
8 59 (32.42%) JavaScript
9 58 (31.87%) XML
10 49 (26.92%) VB
11 46 (25.27%) .NET Framework
12 45 (24.73%) OO
13 39 (21.43%) HTML5
14 37 (20.33%) Visual Studio
15 36 (19.78%) OOP
15 36 (19.78%) WPF
16 35 (19.23%) WinForms
16 35 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
17 32 (17.58%) T-SQL
18 30 (16.48%) Microsoft
19 29 (15.93%) Web Development
20 28 (15.38%) WCF
20 28 (15.38%) jQuery
21 25 (13.74%) Windows
22 24 (13.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 24 (13.19%) Ajax
23 22 (12.09%) VB6
23 22 (12.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
24 21 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 16 (8.79%) IIS
2 11 (6.04%) Node.js
3 6 (3.30%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.75%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (2.75%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 14 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (2.75%) Line 500
2 4 (2.20%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.65%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.55%) Intranet
2 1 (0.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (52.75%) SQL Server
2 24 (13.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (10.44%) Crystal Reports
4 18 (9.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (9.89%) NoSQL
5 17 (9.34%) Relational Database
6 10 (5.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.65%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.55%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.55%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 37 (20.33%) Visual Studio
2 11 (6.04%) Git (software)
3 7 (3.85%) AccuRev
3 7 (3.85%) JIRA
4 5 (2.75%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (2.75%) NetAdvantage
4 5 (2.75%) LLBLGen Pro
5 2 (1.10%) NUnit
5 2 (1.10%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.55%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.55%) Subversion
6 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (7.69%) Finance
2 10 (5.49%) Back Office
3 3 (1.65%) Marketing
4 2 (1.10%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.55%) Advertising
5 1 (0.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 151 (82.97%) Developer
2 102 (56.04%) .NET Developer
3 39 (21.43%) Web Developer
4 24 (13.19%) Senior Developer
5 23 (12.64%) ASP.NET Developer
6 20 (10.99%) VB.NET Developer
7 16 (8.79%) Senior .NET Developer
8 13 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
9 12 (6.59%) Lead Developer
10 11 (6.04%) Software Developer
11 7 (3.85%) Architect
11 7 (3.85%) Team Leader
12 6 (3.30%) Development Team Leader
12 6 (3.30%) Programmer
12 6 (3.30%) C# Developer
12 6 (3.30%) .NET Team Leader
13 5 (2.75%) Senior Software Developer
13 5 (2.75%) Junior
13 5 (2.75%) Development Manager
13 5 (2.75%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (100.00%) .NET
2 152 (83.52%) ASP.NET
3 77 (42.31%) HTML
4 64 (35.16%) CSS
5 58 (31.87%) XML
6 46 (25.27%) .NET Framework
7 39 (21.43%) HTML5
8 36 (19.78%) WPF
9 35 (19.23%) WinForms
10 28 (15.38%) jQuery
10 28 (15.38%) WCF
11 24 (13.19%) Ajax
12 22 (12.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 21 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (6.04%) ASP.NET Web API
15 10 (5.49%) RESTful
16 7 (3.85%) CSS3
16 7 (3.85%) XHTML
17 6 (3.30%) XSLT
18 5 (2.75%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.59%) N-Tier
1 12 (6.59%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.20%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.10%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.10%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.55%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 25 (13.74%) Windows
2 1 (0.55%) Android
2 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (35.16%) MVC
2 45 (24.73%) OO
3 36 (19.78%) OOP
4 35 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (15.93%) Web Development
6 20 (10.99%) TDD
7 16 (8.79%) Unit Testing
8 15 (8.24%) Web Design
8 15 (8.24%) SOA
9 14 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (6.59%) Web Application Development
10 12 (6.59%) Mentoring
11 11 (6.04%) E-Commerce
12 10 (5.49%) BDD
13 7 (3.85%) SEO
13 7 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (3.30%) Document Management
15 5 (2.75%) Multithreading
15 5 (2.75%) Workflow
15 5 (2.75%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 144 (79.12%) C#
2 107 (58.79%) SQL
3 59 (32.42%) JavaScript
4 49 (26.92%) VB
5 32 (17.58%) T-SQL
6 22 (12.09%) VB6
7 10 (5.49%) Ruby
8 6 (3.30%) Java
8 6 (3.30%) VBA
9 4 (2.20%) PHP
9 4 (2.20%) C++
9 4 (2.20%) COBOL
9 4 (2.20%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.10%) Python
11 1 (0.55%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (2.75%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.20%) Degree
3 2 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.10%) QA
Vendors
1 30 (16.48%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.30%) Cognos
3 5 (2.75%) Sage
3 5 (2.75%) Infragistics
4 4 (2.20%) Google
4 4 (2.20%) Oracle
5 1 (0.55%) SAP
Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Walters
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £3000031000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Stafford
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago