The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 197 180 141
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -39
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 1542 2001 2585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.72% 1.86% 2.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.22% 3.54% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1358 1773 2389
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,927
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
47836 56453 57401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 53.48% 52.46% 50.09%
Number of salaries quoted 41062 48517 49114
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing VB.NET as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VB.NET
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET within the UK.

VB.NET Salary Trend in the UK

VB.NET
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 within the UK.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in the UK

VB.NET
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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
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statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -19 1424 £40,000 +3.89% 166
South East -4 308 £42,500 +6.25% 43
London +10 267 £50,000 - 28
West Midlands +11 213 £37,500 - 25
North West +6 185 £37,500 - 24
East of England -31 129 £40,000 -4.76% 10
East Midlands -11 121 £42,500 +21.42% 19
Yorkshire -17 119 £40,000 +6.66% 11
Manchester +6 108 £37,500 - 12
West Yorkshire -12 88 £40,000 +12.67% 10
Surrey -23 76 £47,500 +21.79% 10
Leeds -6 69 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Birmingham +5 67 £40,000 +11.11% 8
South West -77 57 £35,500 -5.33% 4
Buckinghamshire +44 56 £45,000 +22.44% 11
Essex -6 52 £47,500 +35.71% 5
Cheshire +8 51 £32,000 -13.51% 4
Staffordshire +8 49 £37,500 - 6
Northamptonshire +5 46 £42,500 +21.42% 7
Northampton +16 42 £42,500 +3.03% 3
Leicestershire +14 41 £41,000 +10.81% 4
Berkshire +11 40 £42,500 +13.33% 3
City of London +12 36 £52,500 +16.66% 7
Wales -13 34 £30,000 -9.77% 4
Scotland +29 33 £38,250 -4.37% 2
Hertfordshire -3 33 £39,250 -12.77% 2
Hampshire -31 32 £37,500 - 3
Milton Keynes +36 31 £48,500 +21.25% 4
West Sussex +26 31 £40,000 +12.67% 3
Stoke-on-Trent 0 29 £40,000 +6.66%

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 3141 (99.78%) .NET
2 2641 (83.89%) C#
3 1963 (62.36%) ASP.NET
4 1827 (58.04%) SQL Server
5 1788 (56.80%) SQL
6 1403 (44.57%) JavaScript
7 1373 (43.61%) HTML
8 1301 (41.33%) MVC
9 1165 (37.01%) Agile Software Development
10 1145 (36.37%) CSS
11 981 (31.16%) Microsoft
12 752 (23.89%) jQuery
13 722 (22.94%) ASP.NET MVC
14 702 (22.30%) T-SQL
15 651 (20.68%) .NET Framework
16 613 (19.47%) VB
17 608 (19.31%) XML
18 589 (18.71%) Windows
19 553 (17.57%) Finance
20 548 (17.41%) Web Services
21 539 (17.12%) WCF
22 537 (17.06%) Web Development
23 497 (15.79%) Scrum
24 450 (14.29%) Visual Studio
25 414 (13.15%) SDLC
26 411 (13.06%) TDD
27 404 (12.83%) Team Foundation Server
28 383 (12.17%) Degree
29 382 (12.13%) WinForms
30 365 (11.59%) WPF

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 226 (7.18%) SharePoint
2 148 (4.70%) IIS
3 64 (2.03%) BizTalk Server
4 57 (1.81%) CMS
4 57 (1.81%) SharePoint 2013
5 31 (0.98%) Umbraco
6 29 (0.92%) SAS
7 22 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
8 21 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 21 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
9 19 (0.60%) Apache
10 17 (0.54%) Drupal
11 16 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
12 14 (0.44%) Moodle
13 11 (0.35%) Totara
13 11 (0.35%) WordPress
14 9 (0.29%) JBoss
15 8 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
15 8 (0.25%) WebSphere
16 7 (0.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 357 (11.34%) MS Excel
2 57 (1.81%) MS Office
3 25 (0.79%) SPSS
4 22 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 21 (0.67%) Photoshop
6 8 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.13%) Fireworks
8 3 (0.095%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.064%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.032%) Maple
10 1 (0.032%) MS Project
10 1 (0.032%) PrintSoft PReS
10 1 (0.032%) Simulink
10 1 (0.032%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 38 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
1 38 (1.21%) Visualfiles
2 9 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
2 9 (0.29%) Temenos T24
3 7 (0.22%) Magento
4 6 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.19%) Shopify
5 4 (0.13%) thinkFolio
5 4 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (0.095%) OpenText MBPM
6 3 (0.095%) OpenText Process Suite
6 3 (0.095%) Sage 200
7 2 (0.064%) Adobe Campaign
7 2 (0.064%) BPCS
7 2 (0.064%) Endur
7 2 (0.064%) nopCommerce
7 2 (0.064%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.064%) SAP Travel Management
8 1 (0.032%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
8 1 (0.032%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 89 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (0.51%) SaaS
4 12 (0.38%) Google Analytics
5 10 (0.32%) Office 365
6 9 (0.29%) GitHub
7 6 (0.19%) Sage Pay
8 2 (0.064%) Adobe Analytics
8 2 (0.064%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.064%) Azure Machine Learning
8 2 (0.064%) Trello
9 1 (0.032%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.032%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 118 (3.75%) Internet
2 49 (1.56%) Network Security
3 39 (1.24%) HTTP
4 34 (1.08%) SSL
5 33 (1.05%) Intranet
6 25 (0.79%) Firewall
7 18 (0.57%) DNS
7 18 (0.57%) SMTP
8 12 (0.38%) TCP/IP
9 9 (0.29%) Extranet
10 8 (0.25%) FTP
11 7 (0.22%) DHCP
12 6 (0.19%) RIP
12 6 (0.19%) Wireshark
13 5 (0.16%) CTI
14 4 (0.13%) HTTPS
14 4 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
15 3 (0.095%) LAN
16 1 (0.032%) ISDN
16 1 (0.032%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1827 (58.04%) SQL Server
2 360 (11.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 311 (9.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 289 (9.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 206 (6.54%) SQL Server 2014
6 163 (5.18%) Relational Database
7 144 (4.57%) MySQL
8 130 (4.13%) SQL Server 2012
9 126 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 75 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
11 64 (2.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 63 (2.00%) NoSQL
13 54 (1.72%) QlikView
14 48 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
15 46 (1.46%) BusinessObjects
16 35 (1.11%) Big Data
16 35 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
16 35 (1.11%) RDBMS
17 30 (0.95%) Hadoop
18 28 (0.89%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 450 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 404 (12.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 147 (4.67%) Git (software)
4 132 (4.19%) NUnit
5 122 (3.88%) Subversion
6 112 (3.56%) Rhino Mocks
7 88 (2.80%) Moq
8 60 (1.91%) MSTest
9 57 (1.81%) Selenium
10 49 (1.56%) TeamCity
11 39 (1.24%) JIRA
12 36 (1.14%) gulp
13 33 (1.05%) Jenkins
14 32 (1.02%) Octopus Deploy
15 31 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 22 (0.70%) Grunt
16 22 (0.70%) SpecFlow
17 20 (0.64%) SoapUI
18 19 (0.60%) WebDriver
19 15 (0.48%) MSBuild
General
1 553 (17.57%) Finance
2 80 (2.54%) Retail
3 72 (2.29%) Law
4 71 (2.26%) Advertising
5 67 (2.13%) Marketing
6 65 (2.06%) Manufacturing
7 63 (2.00%) Games
7 63 (2.00%) Legal
8 53 (1.68%) Banking
9 44 (1.40%) Telecoms
10 33 (1.05%) Automotive
11 21 (0.67%) Back Office
12 14 (0.44%) Financial Institution
13 11 (0.35%) Aerospace
13 11 (0.35%) Local Government
14 10 (0.32%) Front Office
14 10 (0.32%) Music Industry
15 8 (0.25%) Publishing
16 5 (0.16%) Billing
16 5 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2605 (82.75%) Developer
2 1798 (57.12%) .NET Developer
3 1046 (33.23%) C# Developer
4 878 (27.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 601 (19.09%) VB.NET Developer
6 457 (14.52%) Software Developer
7 437 (13.88%) ASP.NET Developer
8 397 (12.61%) Senior Developer
9 382 (12.13%) SQL Developer
10 332 (10.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 313 (9.94%) .NET Software Developer
12 281 (8.93%) C# VB.NET Developer
13 255 (8.10%) Senior .NET Developer
14 220 (6.99%) C# Software Developer
15 200 (6.35%) Web Developer
16 187 (5.94%) Applications Developer
17 170 (5.40%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
18 169 (5.37%) Senior C# Developer
19 165 (5.24%) Analyst
20 162 (5.15%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3141 (99.78%) .NET
2 1963 (62.36%) ASP.NET
3 1373 (43.61%) HTML
4 1145 (36.37%) CSS
5 752 (23.89%) jQuery
6 722 (22.94%) ASP.NET MVC
7 651 (20.68%) .NET Framework
8 608 (19.31%) XML
9 548 (17.41%) Web Services
10 539 (17.12%) WCF
11 382 (12.13%) WinForms
12 365 (11.59%) WPF
13 363 (11.53%) HTML5
14 358 (11.37%) Ajax
15 318 (10.10%) AngularJS
16 275 (8.74%) ASP.NET Web API
17 269 (8.55%) LINQ
18 256 (8.13%) Entity Framework
19 223 (7.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 211 (6.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 253 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
2 213 (6.77%) Computer Science
3 95 (3.02%) Mobile App
4 88 (2.80%) Client/Server
5 78 (2.48%) Management Information System
6 74 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
7 68 (2.16%) User Experience
8 64 (2.03%) Mathematics
9 60 (1.91%) Inversion of Control
10 46 (1.46%) iPad
11 33 (1.05%) Tandem
12 30 (0.95%) NHS
13 27 (0.86%) Blog
14 25 (0.79%) Visualisation
15 19 (0.60%) N-Tier
15 19 (0.60%) Physics
16 16 (0.51%) FMCG
16 16 (0.51%) Reinsurance
17 13 (0.41%) Driving Licence
18 12 (0.38%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 589 (18.71%) Windows
2 109 (3.46%) Apple iOS
3 89 (2.83%) Unix
4 88 (2.80%) Android
5 75 (2.38%) Linux
6 65 (2.06%) Windows Server
7 13 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (0.38%) Windows 8
9 11 (0.35%) Windows 7
10 9 (0.29%) Ubuntu
10 9 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (0.19%) Windows NT
13 5 (0.16%) Windows 10
13 5 (0.16%) Windows 2000
14 4 (0.13%) Solaris
14 4 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (0.13%) Windows Vista
14 4 (0.13%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.095%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1301 (41.33%) MVC
2 1165 (37.01%) Agile Software Development
3 537 (17.06%) Web Development
4 497 (15.79%) Scrum
5 414 (13.15%) SDLC
6 411 (13.06%) TDD
7 333 (10.58%) OO
8 273 (8.67%) Software Engineering
9 260 (8.26%) Mentoring
10 239 (7.59%) Web Application Development
11 200 (6.35%) Unit Testing
12 174 (5.53%) Project Management
13 156 (4.96%) BDD
13 156 (4.96%) Continuous Integration
14 139 (4.42%) Business Intelligence
15 132 (4.19%) OOP
16 128 (4.07%) Kanban
17 123 (3.91%) CRM
18 114 (3.62%) E-Commerce
19 97 (3.08%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 2641 (83.89%) C#
2 1788 (56.80%) SQL
3 1403 (44.57%) JavaScript
4 702 (22.30%) T-SQL
5 613 (19.47%) VB
6 314 (9.97%) Java
7 172 (5.46%) PHP
8 161 (5.11%) C++
9 150 (4.76%) VB6
10 121 (3.84%) VBA
11 91 (2.89%) PL/SQL
12 88 (2.80%) PowerShell
13 81 (2.57%) C
14 57 (1.81%) Ruby
15 50 (1.59%) Python
16 35 (1.11%) VBScript
17 33 (1.05%) Objective-C
18 27 (0.86%) TypeScript
19 19 (0.60%) Perl
20 16 (0.51%) F#
Qualifications
1 383 (12.17%) Degree
2 128 (4.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 90 (2.86%) Security Cleared
4 64 (2.03%) SC Cleared
5 50 (1.59%) CREST Certified
6 45 (1.43%) ISTQB
7 32 (1.02%) CHECK Team Leader
8 31 (0.98%) MCP
9 29 (0.92%) ISEB
10 26 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 22 (0.70%) MCTS
12 19 (0.60%) MCSD
13 15 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
14 13 (0.41%) MCITP
15 10 (0.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 9 (0.29%) MCAD
17 8 (0.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
17 8 (0.25%) OSCP
18 7 (0.22%) CHECK Team Member
18 7 (0.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 167 (5.30%) QA
2 44 (1.40%) SLA
3 11 (0.35%) Data Quality
4 10 (0.32%) HL7
5 9 (0.29%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.22%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.064%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.032%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.032%) ISO27005
8 1 (0.032%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.032%) SEPA
System Software
1 28 (0.89%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.16%) Docker
4 5 (0.16%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.13%) XenApp
6 3 (0.095%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (0.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 6 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.13%) Nagios
3 4 (0.13%) Nessus
3 4 (0.13%) Nmap
4 3 (0.095%) Puppet
5 2 (0.064%) Control-M
5 2 (0.064%) Kibana
5 2 (0.064%) logstash
5 2 (0.064%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.032%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.032%) EnCase
6 1 (0.032%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.032%) RSA Archer
6 1 (0.032%) SCOM
6 1 (0.032%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.032%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 981 (31.16%) Microsoft
2 235 (7.47%) Oracle
3 70 (2.22%) SAP
4 44 (1.40%) Sitecore
5 42 (1.33%) LexisNexis
6 36 (1.14%) Tableau
7 33 (1.05%) Xamarin
8 24 (0.76%) Telerik
9 22 (0.70%) VMware
10 16 (0.51%) Citrix
10 16 (0.51%) Google
11 15 (0.48%) Adobe
11 15 (0.48%) DevExpress
12 13 (0.41%) Twitter
13 11 (0.35%) IBM
14 10 (0.32%) BT
14 10 (0.32%) jBASE
15 9 (0.29%) HP
15 9 (0.29%) Temenos
16 8 (0.25%) Sage
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £14432 - £18040 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonuses & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25256 - £33915.20 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £52,000
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £15000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50K + Benefits + 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stone, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago