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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 180 164 123
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -41
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 1791 2185 2999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.85% 1.97% 2.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.50% 3.83% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1620 1963 2704
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
51240 57027 63086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.79% 51.45% 52.30%
Number of salaries quoted 44388 48633 53819
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 26 June 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 26 June 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
(Click see detailed
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 -18 1712 £40,000 - 217
London +55 381 £50,000 +11.11% 38
South East -39 378 £40,000 - 54
West Midlands -4 253 £35,000 -0.70% 32
Yorkshire +8 163 £35,000 -9.09% 25
East of England -15 149 £44,000 +25.71% 16
North West +14 141 £37,500 +7.14% 18
East Midlands +7 141 £37,500 -6.25% 19
West Yorkshire +19 125 £35,000 -12.50% 18
Hampshire -21 105 £40,000 - 16
Staffordshire +16 103 £37,500 -6.25% 8
South West -37 94 £40,000 +14.28% 11
Manchester +9 82 £40,000 - 13
Leeds +18 77 £35,000 -6.66% 9
Surrey -34 70 £37,500 -6.25% 12
Essex -4 61 £35,000 - 5
Birmingham -22 61 £35,000 - 8
Berkshire -24 60 £45,000 +16.88% 10
Northamptonshire +31 58 £42,500 - 6
Stoke-on-Trent +13 55 £37,500 -11.76% 6
Northampton +25 49 £42,500 - 3
Leicestershire +18 47 £35,000 -7.89% 7
Cheshire +33 45 £25,000 -28.57% 4
City of London +25 44 £55,000 +22.22% 16
Oxfordshire +21 42 £41,250 +26.92% 4
Cambridgeshire +31 38 £52,500 +42.85% 6
West Sussex +12 35 £27,500 -38.88%
Wales +4 35 £31,500 -3.07% 4
Buckinghamshire +16 31 £42,500 +31.78% 4
Cambridge +32 30 £53,000 +76.66% 2

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 3626 (99.97%) .NET
2 3047 (84.01%) C#
3 2243 (61.84%) SQL Server
4 2173 (59.91%) ASP.NET
5 2033 (56.05%) SQL
6 1481 (40.83%) JavaScript
7 1431 (39.45%) HTML
8 1300 (35.84%) MVC
9 1182 (32.59%) CSS
10 1116 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
11 1104 (30.44%) Microsoft
12 821 (22.64%) jQuery
13 766 (21.12%) .NET Framework
14 746 (20.57%) VB
15 711 (19.60%) T-SQL
16 680 (18.75%) Finance
17 679 (18.72%) Web Services
18 667 (18.39%) Visual Studio
19 657 (18.11%) ASP.NET MVC
20 655 (18.06%) XML
21 640 (17.65%) WCF
22 617 (17.01%) Windows
23 606 (16.71%) Degree
24 603 (16.63%) Web Development
25 538 (14.83%) MS Excel
26 444 (12.24%) Ajax
27 419 (11.55%) TDD
28 416 (11.47%) HTML5
28 416 (11.47%) Team Foundation Server
29 413 (11.39%) OO

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
1 268 (7.39%) SharePoint
2 241 (6.64%) IIS
3 91 (2.51%) CMS
4 59 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
5 49 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
6 37 (1.02%) SAS
7 31 (0.85%) DNN
8 30 (0.83%) Umbraco
9 27 (0.74%) Drupal
10 22 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
11 17 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
12 11 (0.30%) WordPress
13 9 (0.25%) Confluence
13 9 (0.25%) Documentum
13 9 (0.25%) Moodle
13 9 (0.25%) Totara
14 8 (0.22%) Captiva
14 8 (0.22%) Kentico
15 7 (0.19%) Apache
15 7 (0.19%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 538 (14.83%) MS Excel
2 104 (2.87%) MS Office
3 31 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 28 (0.77%) SPSS
5 16 (0.44%) Photoshop
6 10 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.19%) InfoPath
8 5 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.083%) PrintSoft PReS
10 2 (0.055%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.028%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 48 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 9 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.25%) Oracle 11i
4 7 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.19%) Pegasus Opera
4 7 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.17%) Visualfiles
6 5 (0.14%) Magento
7 3 (0.083%) Markit EDM
7 3 (0.083%) SAP Business One
7 3 (0.083%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.055%) Payment Gateway
8 2 (0.055%) Sage CRM
9 1 (0.028%) AWD
9 1 (0.028%) Epicor Tropos
9 1 (0.028%) Infor M3
9 1 (0.028%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.028%) SAP Travel Management
9 1 (0.028%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 127 (3.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 87 (2.40%) SaaS
3 41 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
4 29 (0.80%) Sage Pay
5 16 (0.44%) Google Analytics
5 16 (0.44%) Office 365
6 7 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (0.14%) GitHub
8 4 (0.11%) IaaS
8 4 (0.11%) PaaS
9 3 (0.083%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (0.083%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.083%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (0.083%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.083%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.083%) Route 53
9 3 (0.083%) Trello
9 3 (0.083%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.028%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 1 (0.028%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 151 (4.16%) Internet
2 55 (1.52%) Network Security
3 45 (1.24%) SSL
4 40 (1.10%) HTTP
5 18 (0.50%) DNS
6 12 (0.33%) Firewall
7 11 (0.30%) HTTPS
8 8 (0.22%) Intranet
8 8 (0.22%) TCP/IP
9 7 (0.19%) CTI
9 7 (0.19%) VPN
10 6 (0.17%) DHCP
11 5 (0.14%) Skype
11 5 (0.14%) SMTP
12 4 (0.11%) FTP
12 4 (0.11%) LAN
13 3 (0.083%) Kerberos
13 3 (0.083%) WAN
14 2 (0.055%) SAN
15 1 (0.028%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2243 (61.84%) SQL Server
2 390 (10.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 365 (10.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 312 (8.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 268 (7.39%) SQL Server 2014
6 220 (6.07%) Relational Database
7 176 (4.85%) SQL Server 2012
8 147 (4.05%) MySQL
9 144 (3.97%) SQL Server 2005
10 105 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
11 92 (2.54%) NoSQL
12 81 (2.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 58 (1.60%) Crystal Reports
14 53 (1.46%) Oracle Database
15 47 (1.30%) QlikView
16 45 (1.24%) BusinessObjects
17 40 (1.10%) GIS
18 38 (1.05%) Big Data
19 35 (0.96%) RDBMS
20 32 (0.88%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 667 (18.39%) Visual Studio
2 416 (11.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 201 (5.54%) NUnit
4 157 (4.33%) Subversion
5 125 (3.45%) Rhino Mocks
6 124 (3.42%) Git (software)
7 122 (3.36%) Selenium
8 121 (3.34%) Moq
9 72 (1.99%) JIRA
10 61 (1.68%) MSTest
11 52 (1.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 49 (1.35%) SoapUI
13 34 (0.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 31 (0.85%) HP UFT
15 24 (0.66%) Rational Functional Tester
15 24 (0.66%) SilkTest
16 23 (0.63%) CruiseControl
16 23 (0.63%) Selenium IDE
17 21 (0.58%) Jenkins
18 19 (0.52%) Toad
General
1 680 (18.75%) Finance
2 125 (3.45%) Retail
3 90 (2.48%) Banking
4 84 (2.32%) Games
5 80 (2.21%) Legal
6 71 (1.96%) Marketing
7 64 (1.76%) Manufacturing
8 63 (1.74%) Advertising
9 57 (1.57%) Automotive
10 46 (1.27%) Back Office
11 40 (1.10%) Telecoms
12 26 (0.72%) Law
13 24 (0.66%) Electronics
14 21 (0.58%) Front Office
15 17 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
16 13 (0.36%) Billing
16 13 (0.36%) French Language
16 13 (0.36%) Publishing
17 12 (0.33%) German Language
18 10 (0.28%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2907 (80.15%) Developer
2 2015 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 1224 (33.75%) C# Developer
4 978 (26.96%) C# .NET Developer
5 685 (18.89%) VB.NET Developer
6 536 (14.78%) Software Developer
7 502 (13.84%) SQL Developer
8 475 (13.10%) ASP.NET Developer
9 415 (11.44%) Senior Developer
10 394 (10.86%) C# VB.NET Developer
11 349 (9.62%) .NET Software Developer
12 333 (9.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 313 (8.63%) Junior
14 297 (8.19%) Senior .NET Developer
15 288 (7.94%) Web Developer
16 279 (7.69%) Junior Developer
17 268 (7.39%) C# Software Developer
18 250 (6.89%) Analyst
19 196 (5.40%) Senior C# Developer
20 192 (5.29%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3626 (99.97%) .NET
2 2173 (59.91%) ASP.NET
3 1431 (39.45%) HTML
4 1182 (32.59%) CSS
5 821 (22.64%) jQuery
6 766 (21.12%) .NET Framework
7 679 (18.72%) Web Services
8 657 (18.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 655 (18.06%) XML
10 640 (17.65%) WCF
11 444 (12.24%) Ajax
12 416 (11.47%) HTML5
13 403 (11.11%) WinForms
14 396 (10.92%) WPF
15 344 (9.48%) LINQ
16 296 (8.16%) ASP.NET Web API
17 293 (8.08%) Entity Framework
18 283 (7.80%) AngularJS
19 253 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 236 (6.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 379 (10.45%) Computer Science
2 212 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
3 119 (3.28%) Mobile App
4 100 (2.76%) User Experience
5 92 (2.54%) Mathematics
6 82 (2.26%) Client/Server
7 66 (1.82%) iPad
8 64 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
9 59 (1.63%) Management Information System
10 50 (1.38%) N-Tier
11 46 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
12 38 (1.05%) Visualisation
13 34 (0.94%) Blog
14 31 (0.85%) Physics
15 28 (0.77%) Data Integration
16 25 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 23 (0.63%) FMCG
17 23 (0.63%) Tandem
18 22 (0.61%) NHS
18 22 (0.61%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 617 (17.01%) Windows
2 94 (2.59%) Windows Server
3 93 (2.56%) Android
4 88 (2.43%) Apple iOS
5 83 (2.29%) Linux
6 82 (2.26%) Unix
7 23 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (0.50%) Windows 8
10 16 (0.44%) Windows 7
10 16 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (0.22%) Mac OS X
11 8 (0.22%) Windows Phone
12 7 (0.19%) Ubuntu
13 6 (0.17%) AIX
13 6 (0.17%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.083%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (0.083%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.055%) OS/400
15 2 (0.055%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1300 (35.84%) MVC
2 1116 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 603 (16.63%) Web Development
4 419 (11.55%) TDD
5 413 (11.39%) OO
6 386 (10.64%) Scrum
6 386 (10.64%) SDLC
7 325 (8.96%) Software Engineering
8 301 (8.30%) Web Application Development
9 276 (7.61%) Project Management
10 247 (6.81%) Mentoring
11 193 (5.32%) Business Intelligence
12 186 (5.13%) BDD
13 185 (5.10%) Unit Testing
14 175 (4.82%) OOP
15 154 (4.25%) Continuous Integration
16 153 (4.22%) CRM
17 139 (3.83%) Kanban
18 120 (3.31%) E-Commerce
19 117 (3.23%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3047 (84.01%) C#
2 2033 (56.05%) SQL
3 1481 (40.83%) JavaScript
4 746 (20.57%) VB
5 711 (19.60%) T-SQL
6 401 (11.06%) Java
7 253 (6.98%) VB6
8 210 (5.79%) PHP
9 183 (5.05%) C++
10 133 (3.67%) VBA
11 130 (3.58%) PL/SQL
12 114 (3.14%) VBScript
13 102 (2.81%) Ruby
14 100 (2.76%) Python
15 73 (2.01%) C
16 66 (1.82%) PowerShell
17 41 (1.13%) Objective-C
18 23 (0.63%) TypeScript
19 15 (0.41%) XPath
20 12 (0.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 606 (16.71%) Degree
2 126 (3.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 111 (3.06%) Security Cleared
4 72 (1.99%) ISTQB
4 72 (1.99%) SC Cleared
5 68 (1.87%) ISEB
6 48 (1.32%) CREST Certified
7 34 (0.94%) CHECK Team Leader
7 34 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 27 (0.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 26 (0.72%) MCP
10 24 (0.66%) MCSD
11 18 (0.50%) MCTS
12 13 (0.36%) Brainbench
13 12 (0.33%) Cyber Scheme
13 12 (0.33%) HND
13 12 (0.33%) Tigerscheme
14 11 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
15 9 (0.25%) MCAD
15 9 (0.25%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 257 (7.09%) QA
2 33 (0.91%) ISO 9001
3 24 (0.66%) SLA
4 4 (0.11%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.083%) HL7
6 1 (0.028%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.028%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 49 (1.35%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (0.17%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.083%) XenApp
6 2 (0.055%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.028%) Docker
7 1 (0.028%) Firmware
7 1 (0.028%) Postfix
7 1 (0.028%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.028%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.028%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.028%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.028%) vSphere
7 1 (0.028%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (0.25%) Control-M
3 8 (0.22%) SCOM
4 7 (0.19%) SCCM
5 6 (0.17%) CA Service Virtualization
5 6 (0.17%) MIIS
6 4 (0.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (0.083%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (0.055%) BladeLogic
8 2 (0.055%) logstash
8 2 (0.055%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.055%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 1 (0.028%) Foglight
9 1 (0.028%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 1 (0.028%) Kibana
9 1 (0.028%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.028%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.028%) StatsD
9 1 (0.028%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.028%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 1104 (30.44%) Microsoft
2 400 (11.03%) Oracle
3 122 (3.36%) SAP
4 76 (2.10%) Telerik
5 47 (1.30%) Tableau
6 34 (0.94%) HP
7 27 (0.74%) Google
8 25 (0.69%) Sitecore
9 24 (0.66%) PayPal
9 24 (0.66%) WorldPay
10 23 (0.63%) DevExpress
10 23 (0.63%) Sage
11 18 (0.50%) Cognos
12 17 (0.47%) Xamarin
13 13 (0.36%) Bloomberg
14 12 (0.33%) VMware
15 11 (0.30%) Adobe
16 10 (0.28%) Marketo
16 10 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
17 9 (0.25%) Twitter
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + 15% Bonus + fantastic benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Robertsbridge, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Upto £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Waterlooville, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Stott & May
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Hessle, North Humberside
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £21000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Xchanging
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago