The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sutton Coldfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 8 10 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 15.38% 10.71% 1.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.67% 25.00% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Average salary £36,250 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.20% +3.07%
UK excluding London average salary £35,590 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -
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 Sutton Coldfield region.

Programming Languages Category
Sutton Coldfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
12 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 92.31% 42.86% 19.64%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 11
Average salary £38,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
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 Sutton Coldfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Sutton Coldfield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Sutton Coldfield

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Sutton Coldfield region.

VB.NET Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield

VB.NET
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Sutton Coldfield 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Sutton Coldfield 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript