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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 199 185 128
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -57
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 1598 1934 2689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.68% 1.77% 2.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.20% 3.42% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1431 1722 2417
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,309
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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
49991 56471 57199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.49% 51.56% 50.68%
Number of salaries quoted 42965 48407 47990
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -15 1494 £40,000 +3.89% 210
South East -25 312 £40,000 +6.66% 45
London +8 299 £50,000 - 30
West Midlands +18 255 £35,000 -6.66% 33
North West +4 189 £37,500 +7.14% 24
Yorkshire +10 129 £35,750 -10.62% 11
East of England -11 123 £40,000 +6.66% 19
Manchester +23 114 £37,500 - 13
West Yorkshire +8 107 £35,750 -10.62% 9
Surrey -9 93 £41,000 +17.14% 14
East Midlands -12 93 £41,000 +17.14% 27
Birmingham +5 82 £35,000 - 14
Leeds +13 79 £37,500 -6.25% 7
South West -80 78 £34,000 -2.85% 13
Staffordshire +7 71 £37,500 +1.35% 6
Cheshire +13 57 £30,000 -11.76% 7
Buckinghamshire +35 52 £42,500 +21.42% 9
Essex -13 49 £47,500 +35.71% 6
Berkshire -25 41 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Stoke-on-Trent +9 40 £40,000 -4.76% 2
Hampshire +8 40 £38,750 -3.12% 10
Northamptonshire +12 38 £42,500 - 12
Wales +6 38 £33,000 -5.71% 3
City of London -15 38 £52,500 +16.66% 7
West Sussex +6 34 £40,000 +14.28% 3
South Wales +12 33 £33,000 -4.34% 3
Northampton +11 29 £41,500 -2.35% 8
Leicestershire +4 29 £40,000 +13.47% 9
Bristol -7 26 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Hertfordshire -10 26 £40,000 -11.11% 1

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 3417 (99.91%) .NET
2 2901 (84.82%) C#
3 2109 (61.67%) ASP.NET
4 1982 (57.95%) SQL Server
5 1966 (57.49%) SQL
6 1415 (41.37%) JavaScript
7 1385 (40.50%) HTML
8 1307 (38.22%) MVC
9 1195 (34.94%) Agile Software Development
10 1128 (32.98%) CSS
11 1038 (30.35%) Microsoft
12 737 (21.55%) T-SQL
13 715 (20.91%) jQuery
14 697 (20.38%) ASP.NET MVC
15 690 (20.18%) VB
16 683 (19.97%) .NET Framework
17 633 (18.51%) XML
18 629 (18.39%) Web Services
19 616 (18.01%) Finance
20 615 (17.98%) Windows
21 585 (17.11%) WCF
22 566 (16.55%) Web Development
23 511 (14.94%) Visual Studio
24 480 (14.04%) Degree
25 465 (13.60%) Scrum
26 428 (12.51%) TDD
27 423 (12.37%) MS Excel
28 422 (12.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
29 421 (12.31%) SDLC
30 400 (11.70%) Java

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
1 251 (7.34%) SharePoint
2 209 (6.11%) IIS
3 84 (2.46%) CMS
4 58 (1.70%) BizTalk Server
5 54 (1.58%) SharePoint 2013
6 40 (1.17%) SAS
7 39 (1.14%) Umbraco
8 28 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
9 24 (0.70%) Drupal
10 20 (0.58%) Apache
11 17 (0.50%) DNN
12 14 (0.41%) Moodle
13 13 (0.38%) JBoss
13 13 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
14 11 (0.32%) Totara
14 11 (0.32%) WordPress
15 9 (0.26%) Documentum
15 9 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
15 9 (0.26%) WebSphere
16 8 (0.23%) Captiva
Applications
1 423 (12.37%) MS Excel
2 74 (2.16%) MS Office
3 31 (0.91%) SPSS
4 24 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (0.44%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.12%) Fireworks
6 4 (0.12%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.058%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.029%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.029%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 55 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
3 9 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.20%) Magento
4 7 (0.20%) Oracle 11i
4 7 (0.20%) Visualfiles
5 4 (0.12%) thinkFolio
6 3 (0.088%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.088%) Temenos T24
7 2 (0.058%) Endur
7 2 (0.058%) OpenText MBPM
7 2 (0.058%) OpenText Process Suite
7 2 (0.058%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.058%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.058%) Sage 200
7 2 (0.058%) SAP Travel Management
8 1 (0.029%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.029%) Epicor Tropos
8 1 (0.029%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
8 1 (0.029%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 103 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 47 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
3 40 (1.17%) SaaS
4 27 (0.79%) Sage Pay
5 19 (0.56%) Google Analytics
6 9 (0.26%) GitHub
7 6 (0.18%) Office 365
8 4 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.088%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (0.088%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.088%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (0.088%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.088%) Route 53
9 3 (0.088%) Trello
9 3 (0.088%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.029%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.029%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 1 (0.029%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.029%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 147 (4.30%) Internet
2 73 (2.13%) Network Security
3 52 (1.52%) SSL
4 39 (1.14%) HTTP
5 22 (0.64%) Intranet
6 16 (0.47%) DNS
7 15 (0.44%) Firewall
8 12 (0.35%) TCP/IP
9 10 (0.29%) SMTP
10 9 (0.26%) FTP
11 8 (0.23%) DHCP
12 7 (0.20%) HTTPS
13 6 (0.18%) Extranet
14 4 (0.12%) LAN
14 4 (0.12%) Skype
15 3 (0.088%) RIP
15 3 (0.088%) VPN
16 2 (0.058%) Wi-Fi
17 1 (0.029%) CTI
17 1 (0.029%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1982 (57.95%) SQL Server
2 422 (12.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 330 (9.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 319 (9.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 240 (7.02%) SQL Server 2014
6 179 (5.23%) Relational Database
7 155 (4.53%) MySQL
8 149 (4.36%) SQL Server 2005
9 143 (4.18%) SQL Server 2012
10 91 (2.66%) Data Warehouse
11 78 (2.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 74 (2.16%) NoSQL
13 66 (1.93%) QlikView
14 54 (1.58%) BusinessObjects
14 54 (1.58%) Crystal Reports
15 48 (1.40%) Oracle Database
16 39 (1.14%) Big Data
17 37 (1.08%) GIS
18 34 (0.99%) Hadoop
18 34 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 511 (14.94%) Visual Studio
2 398 (11.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 167 (4.88%) NUnit
4 139 (4.06%) Subversion
5 137 (4.01%) Git (software)
6 129 (3.77%) Rhino Mocks
7 106 (3.10%) Moq
8 90 (2.63%) Selenium
9 68 (1.99%) MSTest
10 58 (1.70%) JIRA
11 48 (1.40%) TeamCity
12 42 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 35 (1.02%) Jenkins
13 35 (1.02%) SoapUI
14 28 (0.82%) Octopus Deploy
15 27 (0.79%) gulp
16 25 (0.73%) HP UFT
17 20 (0.58%) Grunt
18 19 (0.56%) WebDriver
19 17 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 616 (18.01%) Finance
2 128 (3.74%) Retail
3 78 (2.28%) Legal
4 76 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 73 (2.13%) Marketing
6 72 (2.11%) Games
7 64 (1.87%) Banking
8 56 (1.64%) Advertising
9 53 (1.55%) Automotive
10 46 (1.35%) Law
11 30 (0.88%) Back Office
12 22 (0.64%) Telecoms
13 18 (0.53%) Financial Institution
14 15 (0.44%) Front Office
15 13 (0.38%) Electronics
16 11 (0.32%) French Language
17 10 (0.29%) German Language
17 10 (0.29%) Local Government
18 8 (0.23%) Military
19 6 (0.18%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 2727 (79.74%) Developer
2 1927 (56.35%) .NET Developer
3 1135 (33.19%) C# Developer
4 931 (27.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 671 (19.62%) VB.NET Developer
6 487 (14.24%) SQL Developer
7 470 (13.74%) Software Developer
8 462 (13.51%) ASP.NET Developer
9 432 (12.63%) Senior Developer
10 370 (10.82%) C# VB.NET Developer
11 344 (10.06%) .NET Software Developer
12 330 (9.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 302 (8.83%) Senior .NET Developer
14 252 (7.37%) C# Software Developer
15 226 (6.61%) Analyst
16 216 (6.32%) Web Developer
17 210 (6.14%) Junior
18 193 (5.64%) Senior C# Developer
19 189 (5.53%) Junior Developer
20 180 (5.26%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3417 (99.91%) .NET
2 2109 (61.67%) ASP.NET
3 1385 (40.50%) HTML
4 1128 (32.98%) CSS
5 715 (20.91%) jQuery
6 697 (20.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 683 (19.97%) .NET Framework
8 633 (18.51%) XML
9 629 (18.39%) Web Services
10 585 (17.11%) WCF
11 388 (11.35%) HTML5
12 383 (11.20%) Ajax
13 382 (11.17%) WPF
14 376 (10.99%) WinForms
15 303 (8.86%) AngularJS
16 259 (7.57%) LINQ
17 257 (7.51%) ASP.NET Web API
18 242 (7.08%) Entity Framework
19 236 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 229 (6.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 300 (8.77%) Computer Science
2 226 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
3 98 (2.87%) Mobile App
4 92 (2.69%) Client/Server
5 75 (2.19%) Management Information System
6 72 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
7 71 (2.08%) Mathematics
8 69 (2.02%) User Experience
9 66 (1.93%) iPad
10 59 (1.73%) Inversion of Control
11 48 (1.40%) Blog
12 38 (1.11%) Visualisation
13 34 (0.99%) NHS
14 30 (0.88%) Tandem
15 29 (0.85%) FMCG
16 28 (0.82%) N-Tier
17 24 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
18 19 (0.56%) Driving Licence
19 18 (0.53%) Data Integration
19 18 (0.53%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 615 (17.98%) Windows
2 103 (3.01%) Apple iOS
3 90 (2.63%) Android
4 87 (2.54%) Windows Server
5 84 (2.46%) Unix
6 71 (2.08%) Linux
7 14 (0.41%) Windows 8
8 13 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (0.29%) Windows 7
10 9 (0.26%) Ubuntu
11 8 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
12 4 (0.12%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.088%) Windows NT
14 2 (0.058%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.058%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.029%) OpenVMS
15 1 (0.029%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1307 (38.22%) MVC
2 1195 (34.94%) Agile Software Development
3 566 (16.55%) Web Development
4 465 (13.60%) Scrum
5 428 (12.51%) TDD
6 421 (12.31%) SDLC
7 395 (11.55%) OO
8 306 (8.95%) Mentoring
9 288 (8.42%) Web Application Development
10 263 (7.69%) Software Engineering
11 245 (7.16%) Project Management
12 184 (5.38%) Unit Testing
13 174 (5.09%) Continuous Integration
14 173 (5.06%) BDD
15 162 (4.74%) Business Intelligence
16 153 (4.47%) CRM
16 153 (4.47%) OOP
17 139 (4.06%) Kanban
18 121 (3.54%) E-Commerce
19 116 (3.39%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 2901 (84.82%) C#
2 1966 (57.49%) SQL
3 1415 (41.37%) JavaScript
4 737 (21.55%) T-SQL
5 690 (20.18%) VB
6 400 (11.70%) Java
7 221 (6.46%) PHP
8 202 (5.91%) VB6
9 182 (5.32%) C++
10 121 (3.54%) PL/SQL
11 97 (2.84%) VBA
12 89 (2.60%) Python
13 80 (2.34%) C
14 74 (2.16%) Ruby
15 67 (1.96%) PowerShell
16 56 (1.64%) VBScript
17 55 (1.61%) Objective-C
18 21 (0.61%) TypeScript
19 13 (0.38%) F#
20 12 (0.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 480 (14.04%) Degree
2 128 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 124 (3.63%) Security Cleared
4 81 (2.37%) SC Cleared
5 69 (2.02%) CREST Certified
6 56 (1.64%) ISTQB
7 44 (1.29%) CHECK Team Leader
7 44 (1.29%) ISEB
8 35 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 33 (0.96%) MCP
10 21 (0.61%) MCSD
11 19 (0.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 15 (0.44%) MCTS
13 13 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 12 (0.35%) Cyber Scheme
14 12 (0.35%) Tigerscheme
15 11 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
16 10 (0.29%) MCAD
17 9 (0.26%) HND
18 8 (0.23%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 231 (6.75%) QA
2 41 (1.20%) SLA
3 20 (0.58%) ISO 9001
4 9 (0.26%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.15%) HL7
5 5 (0.15%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.029%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.029%) SEPA
System Software
1 22 (0.64%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.18%) Docker
5 5 (0.15%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.12%) XenApp
7 2 (0.058%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 11 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.18%) CA Service Virtualization
3 5 (0.15%) SCOM
4 3 (0.088%) logstash
4 3 (0.088%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (0.088%) Puppet
5 2 (0.058%) BladeLogic
5 2 (0.058%) Control-M
5 2 (0.058%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (0.058%) Kibana
5 2 (0.058%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (0.029%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 1 (0.029%) MIIS
6 1 (0.029%) Nagios
6 1 (0.029%) StatsD
Vendors
1 1038 (30.35%) Microsoft
2 342 (10.00%) Oracle
3 89 (2.60%) SAP
4 63 (1.84%) Telerik
5 49 (1.43%) Tableau
6 38 (1.11%) Sitecore
7 31 (0.91%) Google
8 26 (0.76%) Xamarin
9 25 (0.73%) PayPal
9 25 (0.73%) WorldPay
10 23 (0.67%) HP
11 20 (0.58%) DevExpress
12 12 (0.35%) Sage
12 12 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
12 12 (0.35%) VMware
13 10 (0.29%) Cognos
13 10 (0.29%) Infragistics
14 9 (0.26%) Citrix
14 9 (0.26%) LexisNexis
15 8 (0.23%) EMC
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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