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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 14 13 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 98 87 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 13.57% 13.55% 22.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.07% 23.90% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 89 80 103
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £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
514 364 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 71.19% 56.70% 60.80%
Number of salaries quoted 409 299 255
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 23 September 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 23 September 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 33 £38,750 -3.12% 1
Tamworth +2 14 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Burton-upon-Trent - 12 £40,000 - 1
Lichfield -2 7 £37,500 +25.00%
Cannock -1 5 £35,000 - 1
Rugeley -1 3 £27,500 -8.33%
Stafford -2 2 £27,500 -35.29%
VB.NET
West Midlands

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 250 (100.00%) .NET
2 198 (79.20%) ASP.NET
3 193 (77.20%) SQL
4 180 (72.00%) C#
5 137 (54.80%) SQL Server
6 125 (50.00%) HTML
7 109 (43.60%) CSS
8 96 (38.40%) JavaScript
9 92 (36.80%) XML
10 83 (33.20%) Agile Software Development
11 70 (28.00%) HTML5
12 65 (26.00%) T-SQL
13 63 (25.20%) Microsoft
14 62 (24.80%) Web Development
15 57 (22.80%) .NET Framework
16 55 (22.00%) WinForms
17 53 (21.20%) MVC
17 53 (21.20%) Windows
18 48 (19.20%) N-Tier
18 48 (19.20%) Unit Testing
19 46 (18.40%) Ajax
19 46 (18.40%) MS Excel
19 46 (18.40%) VB
20 44 (17.60%) Continuous Integration
21 43 (17.20%) OO
21 43 (17.20%) Visual Studio
21 43 (17.20%) SOA
22 42 (16.80%) Mentoring
23 39 (15.60%) WPF
24 35 (14.00%) Finance

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (8.80%) IIS
2 10 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (0.80%) Node.js
3 2 (0.80%) SAS
4 1 (0.40%) OpenEdge
4 1 (0.40%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.40%) CMS
4 1 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 46 (18.40%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.20%) Line 500
3 1 (0.40%) Epicor Vantage
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.80%) SaaS
2 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.40%) TCP/IP
2 8 (3.20%) HTTP
3 2 (0.80%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (0.40%) Intranet
4 1 (0.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (54.80%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.60%) Relational Database
3 16 (6.40%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (5.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (4.80%) Crystal Reports
6 9 (3.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (3.20%) Oracle Database
8 6 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.80%) OLTP
10 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.40%) MySQL
11 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.40%) MS Access
11 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.40%) DTS
11 1 (0.40%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 43 (17.20%) Visual Studio
2 31 (12.40%) JIRA
3 13 (5.20%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (2.40%) Subversion
5 4 (1.60%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.60%) Mercurial
6 3 (1.20%) LLBLGen Pro
6 3 (1.20%) NetAdvantage
6 3 (1.20%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 35 (14.00%) Finance
2 13 (5.20%) Games
3 8 (3.20%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (2.00%) Retail
5 2 (0.80%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.40%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 216 (86.40%) Developer
2 155 (62.00%) .NET Developer
3 57 (22.80%) VB.NET Developer
4 56 (22.40%) ASP.NET Developer
5 49 (19.60%) Software Developer
6 41 (16.40%) C# Developer
7 36 (14.40%) Senior Developer
8 31 (12.40%) C# .NET Developer
9 29 (11.60%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 28 (11.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 24 (9.60%) Web Developer
11 24 (9.60%) Senior .NET Developer
12 21 (8.40%) Software Engineer
13 17 (6.80%) Agile .NET Developer
13 17 (6.80%) Agile C# Developer
14 16 (6.40%) Programmer
15 15 (6.00%) .NET Software Developer
16 14 (5.60%) C# Web Developer
17 13 (5.20%) .NET Programmer
17 13 (5.20%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 250 (100.00%) .NET
2 198 (79.20%) ASP.NET
3 125 (50.00%) HTML
4 109 (43.60%) CSS
5 92 (36.80%) XML
6 70 (28.00%) HTML5
7 57 (22.80%) .NET Framework
8 55 (22.00%) WinForms
9 46 (18.40%) Ajax
10 39 (15.60%) WPF
11 35 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 34 (13.60%) CSS3
13 32 (12.80%) XHTML
14 31 (12.40%) XSLT
14 31 (12.40%) WCF
15 27 (10.80%) jQuery
16 22 (8.80%) WF
17 19 (7.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 11 (4.40%) Middleware
18 11 (4.40%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 48 (19.20%) N-Tier
2 13 (5.20%) Computer Science
3 11 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.20%) SCADA
5 2 (0.80%) Mathematics
5 2 (0.80%) Physics
5 2 (0.80%) EPoS
5 2 (0.80%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.80%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.40%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.40%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.40%) Online Gambling
6 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 53 (21.20%) Windows
2 5 (2.00%) UNIX
3 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (0.80%) Linux
3 2 (0.80%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.40%) Android
4 1 (0.40%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (33.20%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (24.80%) Web Development
3 53 (21.20%) MVC
4 48 (19.20%) Unit Testing
5 44 (17.60%) Continuous Integration
6 43 (17.20%) OO
6 43 (17.20%) SOA
7 42 (16.80%) Mentoring
8 31 (12.40%) SEO
8 31 (12.40%) TDD
8 31 (12.40%) Software Engineering
9 29 (11.60%) OOP
10 27 (10.80%) E-Commerce
11 26 (10.40%) Document Management
12 12 (4.80%) OOD
13 11 (4.40%) Migration
13 11 (4.40%) CRM
14 10 (4.00%) Workflow
15 8 (3.20%) Information Management
16 6 (2.40%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 193 (77.20%) SQL
2 180 (72.00%) C#
3 96 (38.40%) JavaScript
4 65 (26.00%) T-SQL
5 46 (18.40%) VB
6 19 (7.60%) VB6
7 12 (4.80%) C++
8 5 (2.00%) PHP
9 4 (1.60%) VBA
9 4 (1.60%) Python
9 4 (1.60%) Ruby
10 2 (0.80%) VBScript
11 1 (0.40%) Java
11 1 (0.40%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (8.00%) Degree
2 8 (3.20%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.20%) ISEB
4 3 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.60%) QA
Vendors
1 63 (25.20%) Microsoft
2 31 (12.40%) AccuRev
3 18 (7.20%) Oracle
4 7 (2.80%) Infragistics
5 4 (1.60%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.20%) Sage
7 2 (0.80%) Perforce
8 1 (0.40%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.40%) Progress
8 1 (0.40%) Epicor
8 1 (0.40%) Siemens
Stoke on Trent
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £28000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension etc.
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + pension, parking,flexible!
Posted: 6 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £38000 per annum + flexi working, health, parking
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + +Car + Great Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Sitecore project
Posted: 7 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare-at-Home.co.uk
Salary: £47,000 per annum circa - Grade 7
Posted: 11 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago