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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 176 156 121
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -35
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 1859 2223 2938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.86% 2.06% 2.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.57% 4.00% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1651 2009 2629
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +7.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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
52141 55573 62414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.31% 51.41% 52.77%
Number of salaries quoted 45144 47268 53324
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 £70,000 £65,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 May 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 May 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 -22 1748 £40,000 - 238
London +54 400 £48,000 +6.66% 33
South East -36 381 £40,000 - 42
West Midlands -22 233 £35,000 -2.77% 35
East of England +3 181 £43,250 +23.57% 17
Yorkshire -12 161 £33,000 -12.00% 28
North West -2 141 £35,000 -6.66% 37
East Midlands +2 137 £37,500 -6.25% 18
West Yorkshire -3 112 £34,750 -10.89% 21
Hampshire -30 100 £41,250 +3.12% 13
South West -31 98 £37,750 +7.85% 23
Staffordshire +5 92 £37,500 -4.45% 12
Manchester -13 78 £40,000 -5.88% 18
Surrey -31 77 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Essex +1 74 £35,000 - 5
Leeds +2 71 £33,000 -12.00% 11
Northamptonshire +20 63 £42,500 +3.03% 8
Northampton +19 54 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Cambridgeshire +24 49 £52,000 +60.00% 6
Birmingham -48 49 £35,000 - 14
Cheshire +19 48 £25,000 -23.07% 11
Leicestershire +2 48 £35,000 -7.89% 7
Berkshire -18 44 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Oxfordshire +15 43 £42,500 +30.76% 7
Stoke-on-Trent +1 43 £36,250 +3.57% 6
City of London +19 42 £47,500 - 8
Buckinghamshire +17 42 £42,500 +40.49% 5
Scotland -7 36 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Cambridge +36 34 £53,000 +76.66% 3
Bristol 0 33 £40,000 +23.07% 10

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 3676 (100.00%) .NET
2 3094 (84.17%) C#
3 2291 (62.32%) SQL Server
4 2196 (59.74%) ASP.NET
5 2065 (56.18%) SQL
6 1483 (40.34%) JavaScript
7 1436 (39.06%) HTML
8 1292 (35.15%) MVC
9 1212 (32.97%) CSS
10 1106 (30.09%) Microsoft
11 1086 (29.54%) Agile Software Development
12 863 (23.48%) jQuery
13 793 (21.57%) .NET Framework
14 750 (20.40%) VB
15 705 (19.18%) T-SQL
16 704 (19.15%) Visual Studio
17 695 (18.91%) Finance
18 676 (18.39%) Web Services
19 665 (18.09%) XML
20 659 (17.93%) ASP.NET MVC
21 652 (17.74%) WCF
22 639 (17.38%) Windows
23 603 (16.40%) Degree
24 599 (16.29%) Web Development
25 534 (14.53%) MS Excel
26 481 (13.08%) Ajax
27 430 (11.70%) HTML5
28 418 (11.37%) SDLC
29 417 (11.34%) Java
30 411 (11.18%) Team Foundation Server

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
1 264 (7.18%) SharePoint
2 222 (6.04%) IIS
3 80 (2.18%) CMS
4 73 (1.99%) Node.js
5 58 (1.58%) SharePoint 2013
6 39 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
7 37 (1.01%) SAS
8 30 (0.82%) Umbraco
9 29 (0.79%) Drupal
10 28 (0.76%) DNN
11 18 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
12 17 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
13 11 (0.30%) Confluence
14 9 (0.24%) Documentum
14 9 (0.24%) Kentico
14 9 (0.24%) WordPress
15 8 (0.22%) Captiva
15 8 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
16 7 (0.19%) MS Exchange
16 7 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 534 (14.53%) MS Excel
2 113 (3.07%) MS Office
3 32 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 28 (0.76%) SPSS
5 21 (0.57%) Photoshop
6 10 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (0.24%) InfoPath
8 6 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.082%) PrintSoft PReS
10 2 (0.054%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.027%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.027%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 45 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 10 (0.27%) Oracle 11i
4 7 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.19%) Pegasus Opera
4 7 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.19%) Visualfiles
5 6 (0.16%) SAP Business One
6 5 (0.14%) BusinessWorks
6 5 (0.14%) Exstream
7 4 (0.11%) Sage 200
7 4 (0.11%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.082%) Magento
8 3 (0.082%) Markit EDM
9 2 (0.054%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.054%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (0.054%) Payment Gateway
9 2 (0.054%) Sage CRM
10 1 (0.027%) Dynamics GP
10 1 (0.027%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 127 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 95 (2.58%) SaaS
3 41 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (0.60%) Sage Pay
5 19 (0.52%) Google Analytics
6 18 (0.49%) Office 365
7 9 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (0.14%) GitHub
9 4 (0.11%) IaaS
9 4 (0.11%) PaaS
10 3 (0.082%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (0.082%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.082%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (0.082%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.082%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.082%) Route 53
10 3 (0.082%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (0.082%) Yammer
11 2 (0.054%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.054%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 159 (4.33%) Internet
2 56 (1.52%) Network Security
3 39 (1.06%) HTTP
4 26 (0.71%) SSL
5 23 (0.63%) DNS
6 16 (0.44%) Intranet
7 10 (0.27%) HTTPS
7 10 (0.27%) TCP/IP
8 8 (0.22%) DHCP
8 8 (0.22%) Skype
8 8 (0.22%) VPN
9 7 (0.19%) CTI
9 7 (0.19%) Firewall
10 4 (0.11%) Kerberos
10 4 (0.11%) LAN
10 4 (0.11%) SMTP
11 3 (0.082%) FTP
11 3 (0.082%) WAN
12 2 (0.054%) SAN
12 2 (0.054%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2291 (62.32%) SQL Server
2 404 (10.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 385 (10.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 322 (8.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 257 (6.99%) SQL Server 2014
6 239 (6.50%) Relational Database
7 200 (5.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 152 (4.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 150 (4.08%) MySQL
10 101 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
11 91 (2.48%) NoSQL
12 82 (2.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 58 (1.58%) Crystal Reports
14 53 (1.44%) Oracle Database
15 41 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
15 41 (1.12%) MS Access
16 40 (1.09%) GIS
16 40 (1.09%) RDBMS
17 36 (0.98%) Big Data
18 32 (0.87%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 704 (19.15%) Visual Studio
2 411 (11.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 193 (5.25%) NUnit
4 168 (4.57%) Subversion
5 134 (3.65%) Git (software)
6 118 (3.21%) Rhino Mocks
7 117 (3.18%) Moq
7 117 (3.18%) Selenium
8 78 (2.12%) JIRA
9 54 (1.47%) MSTest
9 54 (1.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 46 (1.25%) SoapUI
11 45 (1.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 29 (0.79%) HP UFT
13 24 (0.65%) Rational Functional Tester
13 24 (0.65%) SilkTest
14 23 (0.63%) Selenium IDE
15 20 (0.54%) CruiseControl
16 19 (0.52%) Toad
17 15 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
General
1 695 (18.91%) Finance
2 118 (3.21%) Retail
3 98 (2.67%) Banking
4 83 (2.26%) Games
5 80 (2.18%) Legal
6 70 (1.90%) Advertising
6 70 (1.90%) Marketing
7 59 (1.61%) Manufacturing
8 49 (1.33%) Telecoms
9 48 (1.31%) Automotive
10 47 (1.28%) Back Office
11 28 (0.76%) Electronics
12 23 (0.63%) Law
13 20 (0.54%) Front Office
14 17 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
15 15 (0.41%) Billing
15 15 (0.41%) Financial Institution
16 14 (0.38%) French Language
16 14 (0.38%) Investment Banking
17 13 (0.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2954 (80.36%) Developer
2 2038 (55.44%) .NET Developer
3 1205 (32.78%) C# Developer
4 963 (26.20%) C# .NET Developer
5 703 (19.12%) VB.NET Developer
6 537 (14.61%) SQL Developer
7 529 (14.39%) Software Developer
8 502 (13.66%) ASP.NET Developer
9 414 (11.26%) Senior Developer
10 382 (10.39%) C# VB.NET Developer
11 352 (9.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 338 (9.19%) .NET Software Developer
13 317 (8.62%) Junior
14 302 (8.22%) Senior .NET Developer
15 290 (7.89%) Web Developer
16 284 (7.73%) Junior Developer
17 260 (7.07%) C# Software Developer
18 252 (6.86%) Analyst
19 199 (5.41%) Junior .NET Developer
20 187 (5.09%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3676 (100.00%) .NET
2 2196 (59.74%) ASP.NET
3 1436 (39.06%) HTML
4 1212 (32.97%) CSS
5 863 (23.48%) jQuery
6 793 (21.57%) .NET Framework
7 676 (18.39%) Web Services
8 665 (18.09%) XML
9 659 (17.93%) ASP.NET MVC
10 652 (17.74%) WCF
11 481 (13.08%) Ajax
12 430 (11.70%) HTML5
13 409 (11.13%) WinForms
14 397 (10.80%) WPF
15 357 (9.71%) LINQ
16 329 (8.95%) Entity Framework
17 308 (8.38%) ASP.NET Web API
18 293 (7.97%) AngularJS
19 243 (6.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 235 (6.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 375 (10.20%) Computer Science
2 219 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
3 124 (3.37%) Mobile App
4 118 (3.21%) User Experience
5 88 (2.39%) Mathematics
6 83 (2.26%) Client/Server
7 63 (1.71%) N-Tier
8 61 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
9 52 (1.41%) iPad
10 50 (1.36%) Management Information System
11 41 (1.12%) Inversion of Control
12 36 (0.98%) Visualisation
13 33 (0.90%) Blog
14 32 (0.87%) Data Integration
15 31 (0.84%) Physics
16 27 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 20 (0.54%) Streaming Music
18 19 (0.52%) Derivative
18 19 (0.52%) Tandem
19 18 (0.49%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 639 (17.38%) Windows
2 106 (2.88%) Android
3 88 (2.39%) Apple iOS
4 86 (2.34%) Unix
4 86 (2.34%) Windows Server
5 72 (1.96%) Linux
6 24 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (0.54%) Windows 7
8 19 (0.52%) Windows 8
9 16 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (0.24%) Windows XP
11 8 (0.22%) Mac OS X
11 8 (0.22%) Windows Phone
12 7 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
13 6 (0.16%) AIX
14 5 (0.14%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.054%) OS/400
15 2 (0.054%) Windows NT
16 1 (0.027%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1292 (35.15%) MVC
2 1086 (29.54%) Agile Software Development
3 599 (16.29%) Web Development
4 418 (11.37%) SDLC
5 397 (10.80%) OO
6 394 (10.72%) TDD
7 380 (10.34%) Scrum
8 338 (9.19%) Software Engineering
9 280 (7.62%) Web Application Development
10 268 (7.29%) Project Management
11 246 (6.69%) Mentoring
12 208 (5.66%) Unit Testing
13 196 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
14 176 (4.79%) BDD
14 176 (4.79%) OOP
15 146 (3.97%) CRM
16 144 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
17 134 (3.65%) Kanban
18 124 (3.37%) ETL
19 120 (3.26%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3094 (84.17%) C#
2 2065 (56.18%) SQL
3 1483 (40.34%) JavaScript
4 750 (20.40%) VB
5 705 (19.18%) T-SQL
6 417 (11.34%) Java
7 263 (7.15%) VB6
8 210 (5.71%) PHP
9 196 (5.33%) C++
10 130 (3.54%) VBA
10 130 (3.54%) VBScript
11 129 (3.51%) PL/SQL
12 106 (2.88%) Ruby
13 101 (2.75%) Python
14 78 (2.12%) C
15 66 (1.80%) PowerShell
16 36 (0.98%) Objective-C
17 21 (0.57%) TypeScript
18 17 (0.46%) XPath
19 15 (0.41%) XAML
Qualifications
1 603 (16.40%) Degree
2 126 (3.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 107 (2.91%) Security Cleared
4 68 (1.85%) SC Cleared
5 67 (1.82%) ISTQB
6 65 (1.77%) ISEB
7 52 (1.41%) CREST Certified
8 33 (0.90%) CHECK Team Leader
9 30 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 24 (0.65%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 22 (0.60%) MCP
11 22 (0.60%) MCSD
12 16 (0.44%) MCTS
13 15 (0.41%) Brainbench
13 15 (0.41%) HND
13 15 (0.41%) OSCP
14 14 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
15 11 (0.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 9 (0.24%) Cyber Scheme
16 9 (0.24%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 255 (6.94%) QA
2 33 (0.90%) ISO 9001
3 23 (0.63%) SLA
4 12 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.11%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.082%) HL7
7 1 (0.027%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 59 (1.61%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.19%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.082%) XenApp
5 2 (0.054%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.027%) Docker
6 1 (0.027%) Firmware
6 1 (0.027%) Postfix
6 1 (0.027%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.027%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.027%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.027%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.027%) vSphere
6 1 (0.027%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (0.35%) SCCM
3 9 (0.24%) Control-M
4 6 (0.16%) MIIS
4 6 (0.16%) SCOM
5 5 (0.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (0.082%) CA Service Virtualization
7 2 (0.054%) BladeLogic
7 2 (0.054%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (0.027%) Foglight
8 1 (0.027%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 1 (0.027%) logstash
8 1 (0.027%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.027%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.027%) StatsD
8 1 (0.027%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.027%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.027%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1106 (30.09%) Microsoft
2 390 (10.61%) Oracle
3 121 (3.29%) SAP
4 76 (2.07%) Telerik
5 48 (1.31%) Tableau
6 33 (0.90%) HP
7 25 (0.68%) Google
8 22 (0.60%) Sage
9 20 (0.54%) Sitecore
10 19 (0.52%) DevExpress
11 18 (0.49%) Adobe
12 17 (0.46%) Xamarin
13 15 (0.41%) Bloomberg
13 15 (0.41%) PayPal
13 15 (0.41%) WorldPay
14 14 (0.38%) Cognos
15 12 (0.33%) VMware
16 10 (0.27%) Facebook
16 10 (0.27%) IBM
16 10 (0.27%) Marketo
Cwmbran, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£30K + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Robertsbridge, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Rockfield
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Monmouth, Gwent
Rockfield
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits & Training
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
West London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Reward Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £450000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Waterlooville, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 per annum + great benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
West London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits inc pension, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £3 - £45000 per annum + benifits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Coded People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wickford, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benifits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Scotland
FPSG Connect
Salary: £28000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Package
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £28000 to £40000
Posted: 23 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago