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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 25 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 57 134 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 8.77% 18.36% 17.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.47% 25.38% 28.10%
Number of salaries quoted 55 107 98
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
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
394 528 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 60.62% 72.33% 60.58%
Number of salaries quoted 343 424 347
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Tamworth -11 11 £35,000 +2.94% 1
Stoke-on-Trent -24 11 £40,000 +4.57% 2
Stafford -6 5 £35,000 +16.66%
Burton-upon-Trent +7 1 £23,000 -34.28%
Lichfield -9 1 £41,500 +27.69%
VB.NET
West Midlands

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 151 (100.00%) .NET
2 123 (81.46%) C#
3 116 (76.82%) ASP.NET
4 91 (60.26%) SQL Server
5 84 (55.63%) SQL
6 70 (46.36%) HTML
7 69 (45.70%) MVC
8 60 (39.74%) JavaScript
9 57 (37.75%) CSS
10 39 (25.83%) T-SQL
11 36 (23.84%) jQuery
12 35 (23.18%) HTML5
12 35 (23.18%) XML
12 35 (23.18%) Agile Software Development
13 33 (21.85%) WinForms
13 33 (21.85%) VB
14 32 (21.19%) OO
15 30 (19.87%) Microsoft
15 30 (19.87%) .NET Framework
16 27 (17.88%) ASP.NET MVC
17 26 (17.22%) Web Development
17 26 (17.22%) WCF
18 23 (15.23%) NoSQL
18 23 (15.23%) Windows
19 22 (14.57%) OOP
19 22 (14.57%) WPF
20 21 (13.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 20 (13.25%) Relational Database
21 20 (13.25%) SQL Server 2005
22 18 (11.92%) TDD

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (10.60%) IIS
2 14 (9.27%) Node.js
3 1 (0.66%) CMS
3 1 (0.66%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (6.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.65%) SaaS
2 2 (1.32%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.32%) HTTP
2 1 (0.66%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.66%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.66%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (60.26%) SQL Server
2 23 (15.23%) NoSQL
3 20 (13.25%) Relational Database
3 20 (13.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (10.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (4.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.99%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.99%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.66%) MySQL
7 1 (0.66%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (10.60%) Git (software)
2 13 (8.61%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.65%) Subversion
4 3 (1.99%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.99%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.32%) AccuRev
5 2 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.32%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.32%) JIRA
5 2 (1.32%) Hudson
5 2 (1.32%) Ant
5 2 (1.32%) Maven
5 2 (1.32%) NUnit
5 2 (1.32%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.66%) LabVIEW
General
1 16 (10.60%) Finance
2 15 (9.93%) Back Office
3 3 (1.99%) Games
4 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.66%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 122 (80.79%) Developer
2 72 (47.68%) .NET Developer
3 47 (31.13%) Web Developer
4 16 (10.60%) VB.NET Developer
5 15 (9.93%) C# Developer
6 14 (9.27%) ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (8.61%) Senior Developer
8 12 (7.95%) Senior .NET Developer
8 12 (7.95%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (7.28%) .NET Web Developer
10 10 (6.62%) Lead Developer
11 8 (5.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (5.30%) Software Developer
11 8 (5.30%) Architect
12 6 (3.97%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (3.97%) Junior
13 5 (3.31%) WinForms Developer
13 5 (3.31%) Programmer
13 5 (3.31%) Software Engineer
13 5 (3.31%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (100.00%) .NET
2 116 (76.82%) ASP.NET
3 70 (46.36%) HTML
4 57 (37.75%) CSS
5 36 (23.84%) jQuery
6 35 (23.18%) HTML5
6 35 (23.18%) XML
7 33 (21.85%) WinForms
8 30 (19.87%) .NET Framework
9 27 (17.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 26 (17.22%) WCF
11 22 (14.57%) WPF
12 21 (13.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 14 (9.27%) ASP.NET Web API
13 14 (9.27%) RESTful
14 12 (7.95%) Ajax
15 7 (4.64%) Web Services
16 5 (3.31%) COM+
16 5 (3.31%) SOAP
16 5 (3.31%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.96%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (3.97%) N-Tier
3 5 (3.31%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.32%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.66%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.66%) Kinect
5 1 (0.66%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.66%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.66%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 23 (15.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (45.70%) MVC
2 35 (23.18%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (21.19%) OO
4 26 (17.22%) Web Development
5 22 (14.57%) OOP
6 18 (11.92%) TDD
6 18 (11.92%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (11.26%) Web Application Development
8 15 (9.93%) Unit Testing
8 15 (9.93%) BDD
9 11 (7.28%) Mentoring
10 10 (6.62%) SOA
11 8 (5.30%) SDLC
11 8 (5.30%) E-Commerce
12 6 (3.97%) Software Engineering
13 5 (3.31%) Multithreading
13 5 (3.31%) People Management
14 3 (1.99%) Business Analysis
14 3 (1.99%) Scrum
14 3 (1.99%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 123 (81.46%) C#
2 84 (55.63%) SQL
3 60 (39.74%) JavaScript
4 39 (25.83%) T-SQL
5 33 (21.85%) VB
6 15 (9.93%) Ruby
7 6 (3.97%) Objective-C
8 5 (3.31%) VB6
8 5 (3.31%) Java
9 4 (2.65%) Python
10 2 (1.32%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.32%) C++
10 2 (1.32%) COBOL
10 2 (1.32%) PHP
10 2 (1.32%) XAML
11 1 (0.66%) C
11 1 (0.66%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.66%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (6.62%) Degree
2 2 (1.32%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.66%) CCA
3 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.66%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.66%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 30 (19.87%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.97%) Cognos
3 2 (1.32%) Remedy
3 2 (1.32%) Citrix
3 2 (1.32%) Oracle
3 2 (1.32%) Google
4 1 (0.66%) Sitecore
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Posted: Yesterday
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