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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 186 180 114
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -66
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 1723 2026 2952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.76% 1.84% 2.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.32% 3.58% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1582 1828 2655
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,430
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
51838 56524 60371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.90% 51.34% 51.82%
Number of salaries quoted 44853 48147 51300
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 £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -14 1646 £40,000 - 217
South East -56 354 £40,000 - 29
London +46 349 £50,000 +5.26% 27
West Midlands +15 282 £35,000 - 41
North West +34 159 £35,000 - 38
Yorkshire +20 151 £35,000 -12.50% 20
East Midlands -2 129 £40,000 +4.57% 23
East of England -14 127 £44,000 +17.33% 11
West Yorkshire +37 125 £35,000 -12.50% 18
Staffordshire +10 106 £37,500 -0.66% 6
Manchester +39 94 £37,500 - 21
South West -45 89 £40,000 +14.28% 21
Hampshire -30 82 £38,500 -3.75% 10
Leeds +26 76 £37,500 -6.25% 11
Surrey -30 73 £40,000 - 5
Birmingham +1 72 £36,000 +2.85% 13
Berkshire -59 63 £45,000 +16.88% 5
Essex -6 57 £35,000 - 3
Northamptonshire +28 56 £41,500 -2.35% 5
Stoke-on-Trent +16 56 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Cheshire +44 49 £27,500 -21.42% 8
Northampton +25 47 £41,500 -2.35% 3
Leicestershire +13 41 £35,000 -7.89% 12
West Sussex +14 39 £27,500 -37.14% 4
Wales +4 34 £32,500 - 3
Buckinghamshire +19 33 £42,500 +21.42% 3
City of London +13 33 £57,500 +39.39% 3
Oxfordshire -2 31 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Colchester -3 30 £35,000 +34.61%
Bristol +14 29 £42,500 +18.88% 2

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 3601 (99.97%) .NET
2 3008 (83.51%) C#
3 2179 (60.49%) SQL Server
4 2175 (60.38%) ASP.NET
5 2022 (56.14%) SQL
6 1477 (41.00%) JavaScript
7 1458 (40.48%) HTML
8 1299 (36.06%) MVC
9 1181 (32.79%) CSS
10 1169 (32.45%) Agile Software Development
11 1089 (30.23%) Microsoft
12 774 (21.49%) jQuery
13 745 (20.68%) .NET Framework
14 737 (20.46%) T-SQL
15 708 (19.66%) VB
16 671 (18.63%) Finance
17 654 (18.16%) Web Services
18 647 (17.96%) ASP.NET MVC
19 646 (17.93%) XML
20 644 (17.88%) Visual Studio
21 640 (17.77%) Windows
22 635 (17.63%) WCF
23 597 (16.57%) Degree
24 595 (16.52%) Web Development
25 531 (14.74%) MS Excel
26 433 (12.02%) TDD
27 421 (11.69%) Java
28 419 (11.63%) HTML5
29 418 (11.60%) Ajax
30 416 (11.55%) Scrum

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
1 273 (7.58%) SharePoint
2 239 (6.64%) IIS
3 92 (2.55%) CMS
4 59 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
5 52 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
6 41 (1.14%) SAS
7 32 (0.89%) Umbraco
8 28 (0.78%) DNN
9 25 (0.69%) Drupal
10 24 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
11 19 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
12 14 (0.39%) WordPress
13 13 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
14 12 (0.33%) Confluence
14 12 (0.33%) Moodle
15 11 (0.31%) Apache
16 10 (0.28%) Documentum
16 10 (0.28%) Totara
17 8 (0.22%) Captiva
18 7 (0.19%) JBoss
Applications
1 531 (14.74%) MS Excel
2 100 (2.78%) MS Office
3 35 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 31 (0.86%) SPSS
5 16 (0.44%) Photoshop
6 9 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.17%) InfoPath
8 5 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.083%) Fireworks
10 2 (0.056%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.056%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 54 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 9 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.22%) Oracle 11i
5 7 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.17%) Magento
6 6 (0.17%) Pegasus Opera
6 6 (0.17%) Visualfiles
7 4 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
7 4 (0.11%) thinkFolio
8 3 (0.083%) Markit EDM
9 2 (0.056%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.056%) Sage 200
9 2 (0.056%) Sage CRM
9 2 (0.056%) SAP Travel Management
10 1 (0.028%) AWD
10 1 (0.028%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
10 1 (0.028%) SAP Business One
10 1 (0.028%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 128 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 84 (2.33%) SaaS
3 44 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
4 28 (0.78%) Sage Pay
5 15 (0.42%) Google Analytics
5 15 (0.42%) Office 365
6 7 (0.19%) GitHub
7 6 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
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%) 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%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 158 (4.39%) Internet
2 63 (1.75%) Network Security
3 48 (1.33%) SSL
4 47 (1.30%) HTTP
5 18 (0.50%) DNS
6 12 (0.33%) Firewall
7 9 (0.25%) TCP/IP
8 8 (0.22%) FTP
8 8 (0.22%) SMTP
9 7 (0.19%) CTI
9 7 (0.19%) HTTPS
9 7 (0.19%) Intranet
9 7 (0.19%) VPN
10 5 (0.14%) DHCP
11 4 (0.11%) LAN
11 4 (0.11%) Skype
12 3 (0.083%) WAN
13 1 (0.028%) Broadband
13 1 (0.028%) SAN
13 1 (0.028%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2179 (60.49%) SQL Server
2 384 (10.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 351 (9.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 299 (8.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 267 (7.41%) SQL Server 2014
6 199 (5.52%) Relational Database
7 165 (4.58%) SQL Server 2012
8 148 (4.11%) MySQL
9 137 (3.80%) SQL Server 2005
10 101 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
11 93 (2.58%) NoSQL
12 79 (2.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 58 (1.61%) Oracle Database
14 57 (1.58%) QlikView
15 52 (1.44%) BusinessObjects
16 50 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
17 41 (1.14%) GIS
18 40 (1.11%) Big Data
19 34 (0.94%) Hadoop
20 28 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 644 (17.88%) Visual Studio
2 413 (11.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 198 (5.50%) NUnit
4 160 (4.44%) Subversion
5 130 (3.61%) Rhino Mocks
6 126 (3.50%) Git (software)
7 116 (3.22%) Selenium
8 115 (3.19%) Moq
9 72 (2.00%) JIRA
10 67 (1.86%) MSTest
11 55 (1.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 45 (1.25%) SoapUI
13 33 (0.92%) HP UFT
13 33 (0.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 28 (0.78%) Jenkins
15 26 (0.72%) Rational Functional Tester
15 26 (0.72%) SilkTest
16 25 (0.69%) TeamCity
17 23 (0.64%) Selenium IDE
18 19 (0.53%) Toad
General
1 671 (18.63%) Finance
2 131 (3.64%) Retail
3 85 (2.36%) Games
4 84 (2.33%) Legal
5 81 (2.25%) Banking
6 73 (2.03%) Manufacturing
7 66 (1.83%) Marketing
8 60 (1.67%) Automotive
9 57 (1.58%) Advertising
10 41 (1.14%) Back Office
11 32 (0.89%) Law
12 28 (0.78%) Telecoms
13 27 (0.75%) Front Office
14 21 (0.58%) Electronics
15 20 (0.56%) Financial Institution
16 15 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
17 14 (0.39%) Publishing
18 13 (0.36%) French Language
19 12 (0.33%) Billing
20 11 (0.31%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2886 (80.12%) Developer
2 2046 (56.80%) .NET Developer
3 1219 (33.84%) C# Developer
4 993 (27.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 698 (19.38%) VB.NET Developer
6 515 (14.30%) Software Developer
7 496 (13.77%) SQL Developer
8 471 (13.08%) ASP.NET Developer
9 424 (11.77%) Senior Developer
10 408 (11.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
11 358 (9.94%) .NET Software Developer
12 326 (9.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 301 (8.36%) Senior .NET Developer
14 297 (8.25%) Junior
15 269 (7.47%) Web Developer
16 267 (7.41%) Junior Developer
17 264 (7.33%) C# Software Developer
18 247 (6.86%) Analyst
19 202 (5.61%) Senior C# Developer
20 188 (5.22%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3601 (99.97%) .NET
2 2175 (60.38%) ASP.NET
3 1458 (40.48%) HTML
4 1181 (32.79%) CSS
5 774 (21.49%) jQuery
6 745 (20.68%) .NET Framework
7 654 (18.16%) Web Services
8 647 (17.96%) ASP.NET MVC
9 646 (17.93%) XML
10 635 (17.63%) WCF
11 419 (11.63%) HTML5
12 418 (11.60%) Ajax
13 392 (10.88%) WPF
14 388 (10.77%) WinForms
15 318 (8.83%) LINQ
16 288 (8.00%) AngularJS
17 284 (7.88%) ASP.NET Web API
18 268 (7.44%) Entity Framework
19 255 (7.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 238 (6.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 349 (9.69%) Computer Science
2 227 (6.30%) Analytical Skills
3 118 (3.28%) Mobile App
4 90 (2.50%) User Experience
5 88 (2.44%) Client/Server
5 88 (2.44%) Mathematics
6 74 (2.05%) iPad
7 65 (1.80%) Management Information System
8 60 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
9 56 (1.55%) Inversion of Control
10 44 (1.22%) N-Tier
11 41 (1.14%) Visualisation
12 38 (1.05%) Blog
13 29 (0.81%) NHS
14 27 (0.75%) FMCG
15 26 (0.72%) Tandem
16 25 (0.69%) Physics
17 24 (0.67%) Data Integration
17 24 (0.67%) Data Protection Act
18 23 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 640 (17.77%) Windows
2 104 (2.89%) Windows Server
3 94 (2.61%) Unix
4 87 (2.42%) Apple iOS
5 85 (2.36%) Linux
6 83 (2.30%) Android
7 19 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (0.50%) Windows 8
9 15 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (0.36%) Windows 7
11 8 (0.22%) Ubuntu
12 7 (0.19%) Mac OS X
12 7 (0.19%) Windows Phone
13 6 (0.17%) AIX
14 4 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
14 4 (0.11%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.083%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.056%) OS/400
16 2 (0.056%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1299 (36.06%) MVC
2 1169 (32.45%) Agile Software Development
3 595 (16.52%) Web Development
4 433 (12.02%) TDD
5 416 (11.55%) Scrum
6 408 (11.33%) OO
7 401 (11.13%) SDLC
8 311 (8.63%) Web Application Development
9 296 (8.22%) Software Engineering
10 278 (7.72%) Project Management
11 264 (7.33%) Mentoring
12 187 (5.19%) BDD
13 186 (5.16%) Unit Testing
14 183 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
15 163 (4.53%) OOP
16 160 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
17 154 (4.28%) CRM
18 145 (4.03%) Kanban
19 127 (3.53%) E-Commerce
20 125 (3.47%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 3008 (83.51%) C#
2 2022 (56.14%) SQL
3 1477 (41.00%) JavaScript
4 737 (20.46%) T-SQL
5 708 (19.66%) VB
6 421 (11.69%) Java
7 223 (6.19%) VB6
8 217 (6.02%) PHP
9 180 (5.00%) C++
10 123 (3.41%) PL/SQL
11 117 (3.25%) VBA
12 108 (3.00%) Ruby
13 105 (2.92%) VBScript
14 103 (2.86%) Python
15 70 (1.94%) C
16 68 (1.89%) PowerShell
17 48 (1.33%) Objective-C
18 22 (0.61%) TypeScript
19 13 (0.36%) XPath
20 10 (0.28%) XAML
Qualifications
1 597 (16.57%) Degree
2 119 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 119 (3.30%) Security Cleared
3 78 (2.17%) SC Cleared
4 69 (1.92%) ISTQB
5 64 (1.78%) ISEB
6 56 (1.55%) CREST Certified
7 38 (1.05%) CHECK Team Leader
8 36 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 30 (0.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 29 (0.81%) MCP
11 20 (0.56%) MCSD
12 15 (0.42%) MCTS
13 12 (0.33%) Cyber Scheme
13 12 (0.33%) HND
13 12 (0.33%) Tigerscheme
14 10 (0.28%) Brainbench
15 9 (0.25%) CEH
15 9 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
15 9 (0.25%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 261 (7.25%) QA
2 31 (0.86%) ISO 9001
3 29 (0.81%) SLA
4 6 (0.17%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.083%) HL7
6 2 (0.056%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.056%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (1.14%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (0.14%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.11%) Docker
4 4 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.083%) XenApp
6 2 (0.056%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.028%) Firmware
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 12 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (0.25%) Control-M
3 8 (0.22%) SCOM
4 6 (0.17%) CA Service Virtualization
4 6 (0.17%) MIIS
5 4 (0.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (0.083%) logstash
6 3 (0.083%) Puppet
6 3 (0.083%) SCCM
7 2 (0.056%) BladeLogic
7 2 (0.056%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (0.056%) Kibana
7 2 (0.056%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (0.056%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (0.028%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 1 (0.028%) StatsD
8 1 (0.028%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 1089 (30.23%) Microsoft
2 395 (10.97%) Oracle
3 125 (3.47%) SAP
4 73 (2.03%) Telerik
5 53 (1.47%) Tableau
6 33 (0.92%) HP
7 29 (0.81%) Google
8 27 (0.75%) Sitecore
9 25 (0.69%) Xamarin
10 24 (0.67%) PayPal
10 24 (0.67%) WorldPay
11 23 (0.64%) Sage
12 21 (0.58%) DevExpress
13 19 (0.53%) Cognos
14 11 (0.31%) Bloomberg
14 11 (0.31%) Hyperion
14 11 (0.31%) VMware
15 10 (0.28%) Charles River
15 10 (0.28%) IBM
15 10 (0.28%) Infragistics
Worcester, Worcestershire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Prudhoe, Northumberland
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 31 minutes ago
Somerset
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £47,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £22k plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + profit share + pension + healthcare
Posted: 20 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
South East London
Avance Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: 18 hours ago
Lisburn, County Antrim
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum + Pension, Gym, Healthcare, Flexi-working
Posted: 19 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-35k+bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Essex
Montash
Salary: £37000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum pension, free onsite gym, healthcare, travel
Posted: Yesterday
Grimsby, South Humberside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 + Bens
Posted: 18 hours ago