The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 187 139 110
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -29
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 1809 2395 2868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.79% 2.25% 2.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.43% 4.47% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1619 2175 2571
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
52734 53572 56146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.07% 50.33% 53.34%
Number of salaries quoted 45496 46036 47133
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 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 historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -53 1646 £37,500 - 294
South East -49 385 £37,500 +7.14% 61
London -37 311 £50,000 - 59
East of England +8 199 £40,000 +6.66% 7
South West -21 170 £37,500 +7.14% 26
West Midlands -53 160 £37,500 +7.14% 35
Yorkshire -39 138 £32,500 -13.33% 30
East Midlands +6 132 £35,000 -6.66% 36
North West -57 119 £35,000 - 38
Berkshire +19 84 £42,000 +40.00% 14
Hampshire -25 83 £34,000 -9.33% 17
West Yorkshire -77 78 £32,500 -15.58% 17
Essex +1 76 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Manchester -20 72 £37,500 -0.28% 20
Leeds -46 63 £32,500 -18.75% 8
Scotland -2 60 £37,500 -
Wales +31 52 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Staffordshire -11 52 £40,000 +4.57% 6
Cambridgeshire +37 51 £45,000 +16.12% 3
South Wales +37 48 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Oxfordshire +6 48 £38,500 +10.00% 7
Somerset +19 47 £37,500 +13.17% 4
Hertfordshire +17 45 £42,500 +32.81%
Surrey -76 43 £42,000 +29.23% 5
Birmingham -24 41 £34,750 -4.79% 18
Northamptonshire -10 40 £40,000 - 16
Kent -19 40 £45,000 +12.50% 11
Nottinghamshire +34 38 £30,500 -14.08% 9
Cambridge +22 37 £52,000 +48.57% 3
Cardiff +24 36 £35,000 +16.66% 1

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing VB.NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.NET.

1 3803 (99.95%) .NET
2 3191 (83.86%) C#
3 2343 (61.58%) SQL Server
4 2153 (56.58%) ASP.NET
5 2069 (54.38%) SQL
6 1545 (40.60%) JavaScript
7 1511 (39.71%) HTML
8 1328 (34.90%) MVC
9 1293 (33.98%) CSS
10 1130 (29.70%) Microsoft
11 1080 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
12 925 (24.31%) jQuery
13 826 (21.71%) VB
14 744 (19.55%) .NET Framework
15 721 (18.95%) XML
16 682 (17.92%) Finance
17 678 (17.82%) ASP.NET MVC
18 677 (17.79%) Windows
19 674 (17.71%) WCF
20 631 (16.58%) T-SQL
21 617 (16.22%) Degree
22 614 (16.14%) Web Services
23 606 (15.93%) Visual Studio
24 541 (14.22%) MS Excel
25 520 (13.67%) Ajax
26 478 (12.56%) HTML5
27 426 (11.20%) WinForms
28 422 (11.09%) SDLC
29 419 (11.01%) Team Foundation Server
30 413 (10.85%) SQL Server 2008

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing VB.NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 259 (6.81%) SharePoint
2 256 (6.73%) IIS
3 117 (3.07%) CMS
4 78 (2.05%) Node.js
5 65 (1.71%) SharePoint 2013
6 54 (1.42%) Umbraco
7 52 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
8 35 (0.92%) Drupal
9 32 (0.84%) SAS
10 27 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
11 20 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
12 16 (0.42%) MediaWiki
13 12 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
14 10 (0.26%) Confluence
15 8 (0.21%) DNN
15 8 (0.21%) Kentico
16 7 (0.18%) MS Exchange
16 7 (0.18%) WordPress
17 6 (0.16%) Apache
17 6 (0.16%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 541 (14.22%) MS Excel
2 124 (3.26%) MS Office
3 26 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 22 (0.58%) SPSS
5 18 (0.47%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.16%) PrintSoft PReS
7 5 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.11%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.079%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.053%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.026%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.026%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.026%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 47 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.58%) SAP Business One
3 19 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
4 13 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
5 12 (0.32%) Visualfiles
6 10 (0.26%) BusinessWorks
6 10 (0.26%) Exstream
7 9 (0.24%) Sage 200
7 9 (0.24%) SDL Web 8
8 7 (0.18%) SAP ERP
9 6 (0.16%) Magento
10 5 (0.13%) Oracle 11i
10 5 (0.13%) PlanetPress Connect
11 3 (0.079%) Pegasus Opera
12 2 (0.053%) Cerner Millennium
12 2 (0.053%) JDE OneWorld
12 2 (0.053%) Oracle ERP
13 1 (0.026%) Dynamics GP
13 1 (0.026%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 133 (3.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 98 (2.58%) SaaS
3 42 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (0.26%) Sage Pay
5 9 (0.24%) Google Analytics
5 9 (0.24%) Office 365
6 8 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (0.11%) GitHub
8 3 (0.079%) Yammer
9 1 (0.026%) Force.com
9 1 (0.026%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 154 (4.05%) Internet
2 50 (1.31%) HTTP
3 38 (1.00%) DNS
4 28 (0.74%) Network Security
5 22 (0.58%) Intranet
5 22 (0.58%) TCP/IP
6 14 (0.37%) Kerberos
7 10 (0.26%) SMS
7 10 (0.26%) VoIP
8 7 (0.18%) DHCP
9 6 (0.16%) HTTPS
9 6 (0.16%) SSL
10 5 (0.13%) LAN
10 5 (0.13%) SAN
10 5 (0.13%) SMTP
11 4 (0.11%) Firewall
11 4 (0.11%) FTP
11 4 (0.11%) OpenLDAP
11 4 (0.11%) Skype
11 4 (0.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2343 (61.58%) SQL Server
2 413 (10.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 400 (10.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 325 (8.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 238 (6.25%) Relational Database
6 205 (5.39%) SQL Server 2014
7 198 (5.20%) SQL Server 2012
8 163 (4.28%) SQL Server 2005
9 153 (4.02%) MySQL
10 109 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 104 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
12 72 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
12 72 (1.89%) MS Access
13 61 (1.60%) NoSQL
14 55 (1.45%) GIS
15 40 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
16 37 (0.97%) RDBMS
17 36 (0.95%) Big Data
18 31 (0.81%) QlikView
19 29 (0.76%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 606 (15.93%) Visual Studio
2 419 (11.01%) Team Foundation Server
3 246 (6.47%) Subversion
4 185 (4.86%) NUnit
5 160 (4.20%) Git (software)
6 115 (3.02%) Moq
7 110 (2.89%) Rhino Mocks
8 92 (2.42%) JIRA
9 61 (1.60%) Selenium
9 61 (1.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 51 (1.34%) MSTest
11 35 (0.92%) PowerBuilder
11 35 (0.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 27 (0.71%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 26 (0.68%) AccuRev
13 26 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
14 25 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
15 19 (0.50%) ReSharper
16 18 (0.47%) HP UFT
17 15 (0.39%) SoapUI
General
1 682 (17.92%) Finance
2 82 (2.16%) Banking
3 70 (1.84%) Games
4 67 (1.76%) Advertising
4 67 (1.76%) Telecoms
5 65 (1.71%) Marketing
6 63 (1.66%) Back Office
7 60 (1.58%) Retail
8 59 (1.55%) Legal
9 47 (1.24%) Manufacturing
10 41 (1.08%) Law
11 39 (1.02%) Front Office
12 32 (0.84%) Automotive
13 28 (0.74%) Financial Institution
14 19 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
15 15 (0.39%) Investment Banking
16 13 (0.34%) German Language
17 11 (0.29%) Electronics
17 11 (0.29%) French Language
18 6 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3109 (81.71%) Developer
2 2210 (58.08%) .NET Developer
3 1324 (34.80%) C# Developer
4 1108 (29.12%) C# .NET Developer
5 833 (21.89%) VB.NET Developer
6 586 (15.40%) ASP.NET Developer
7 550 (14.45%) Software Developer
8 532 (13.98%) SQL Developer
9 448 (11.77%) Senior Developer
10 432 (11.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 432 (11.35%) C# VB.NET Developer
11 371 (9.75%) .NET Software Developer
12 350 (9.20%) Web Developer
13 325 (8.54%) Senior .NET Developer
14 290 (7.62%) C# Software Developer
15 279 (7.33%) Junior
16 259 (6.81%) Analyst
17 248 (6.52%) Junior Developer
18 228 (5.99%) .NET Web Developer
19 213 (5.60%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3803 (99.95%) .NET
2 2153 (56.58%) ASP.NET
3 1511 (39.71%) HTML
4 1293 (33.98%) CSS
5 925 (24.31%) jQuery
6 744 (19.55%) .NET Framework
7 721 (18.95%) XML
8 678 (17.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 674 (17.71%) WCF
10 614 (16.14%) Web Services
11 520 (13.67%) Ajax
12 478 (12.56%) HTML5
13 426 (11.20%) WinForms
14 396 (10.41%) WPF
15 366 (9.62%) LINQ
16 342 (8.99%) Entity Framework
17 290 (7.62%) CSS3
18 282 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
19 251 (6.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 248 (6.52%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 384 (10.09%) Computer Science
2 323 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
3 166 (4.36%) User Experience
4 142 (3.73%) Mathematics
5 116 (3.05%) Mobile App
6 104 (2.73%) Client/Server
7 77 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
8 70 (1.84%) Physics
9 69 (1.81%) N-Tier
10 65 (1.71%) Management Information System
11 35 (0.92%) Visualisation
12 33 (0.87%) Inversion of Control
13 26 (0.68%) W3C
14 25 (0.66%) Fixed Income
15 23 (0.60%) Streaming Music
16 21 (0.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 19 (0.50%) Blog
18 17 (0.45%) Chemistry
18 17 (0.45%) Data Integration
18 17 (0.45%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 677 (17.79%) Windows
2 135 (3.55%) Android
3 95 (2.50%) Apple iOS
4 85 (2.23%) Windows Server
5 52 (1.37%) Unix
6 47 (1.24%) Linux
7 40 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 36 (0.95%) Windows 8
9 30 (0.79%) Windows 7
10 15 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (0.32%) Windows XP
12 11 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
13 10 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (0.16%) Windows Vista
15 5 (0.13%) Windows 10
16 3 (0.079%) Windows CE
17 2 (0.053%) AIX
17 2 (0.053%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.053%) Windows Phone
18 1 (0.026%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 1328 (34.90%) MVC
2 1080 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
3 422 (11.09%) SDLC
4 406 (10.67%) OO
5 399 (10.49%) Software Engineering
6 397 (10.43%) Scrum
7 388 (10.20%) TDD
8 278 (7.31%) Web Development
9 257 (6.75%) Unit Testing
10 253 (6.65%) Project Management
11 241 (6.33%) Web Application Development
12 219 (5.76%) Mentoring
13 204 (5.36%) OOP
14 183 (4.81%) Business Intelligence
15 154 (4.05%) ITIL
16 152 (3.99%) CRM
17 142 (3.73%) E-Commerce
18 131 (3.44%) BDD
19 126 (3.31%) MVVM
20 125 (3.29%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3191 (83.86%) C#
2 2069 (54.38%) SQL
3 1545 (40.60%) JavaScript
4 826 (21.71%) VB
5 631 (16.58%) T-SQL
6 358 (9.41%) Java
7 299 (7.86%) VB6
8 198 (5.20%) VBA
9 183 (4.81%) C++
10 159 (4.18%) PHP
11 136 (3.57%) VBScript
12 83 (2.18%) PL/SQL
13 72 (1.89%) C
14 63 (1.66%) PowerShell
15 61 (1.60%) Ruby
16 58 (1.52%) Python
17 25 (0.66%) XPath
18 22 (0.58%) Objective-C
19 19 (0.50%) Delphi
20 16 (0.42%) X++
Qualifications
1 617 (16.22%) Degree
2 112 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 101 (2.65%) Security Cleared
4 45 (1.18%) ISTQB
4 45 (1.18%) SC Cleared
5 38 (1.00%) ISEB
6 28 (0.74%) CREST Certified
6 28 (0.74%) PhD
7 26 (0.68%) MCP
8 24 (0.63%) MCSD
9 21 (0.55%) MCTS
10 19 (0.50%) MCAD
11 18 (0.47%) CHECK Team Leader
12 16 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 14 (0.37%) Brainbench
14 11 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
15 10 (0.26%) OSCP
16 8 (0.21%) A+ Certification
16 8 (0.21%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 8 (0.21%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 191 (5.02%) QA
2 59 (1.55%) SLA
3 30 (0.79%) ISO 9001
4 19 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.13%) HL7
6 4 (0.11%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.053%) Data Quality
System Software
1 79 (2.08%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.18%) XenApp
3 6 (0.16%) RACF
3 6 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.11%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.11%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.079%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.053%) vSphere
7 1 (0.026%) Firmware
7 1 (0.026%) Postfix
7 1 (0.026%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 25 (0.66%) SCCM
2 7 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.11%) Control-M
3 4 (0.11%) Puppet
4 1 (0.026%) Foglight
4 1 (0.026%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.026%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.026%) MIIS
4 1 (0.026%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.026%) SCOM
4 1 (0.026%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.026%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1130 (29.70%) Microsoft
2 366 (9.62%) Oracle
3 81 (2.13%) SAP
4 55 (1.45%) Tableau
5 48 (1.26%) Adobe
6 32 (0.84%) Sitecore
7 29 (0.76%) Telerik
8 27 (0.71%) HP
9 23 (0.60%) Twitter
10 21 (0.55%) Xamarin
11 19 (0.50%) IBM
12 17 (0.45%) Sybase
13 15 (0.39%) Citrix
13 15 (0.39%) Sage
14 13 (0.34%) Bloomberg
14 13 (0.34%) Google
14 13 (0.34%) iManage
15 12 (0.32%) Cognos
15 12 (0.32%) Remedy
16 11 (0.29%) EPiServer
Leicester, Leicestershire
University Of Leicester
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Initialize IT
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Alfen
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + great package
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £18k - 25k per year + Amazing Bens + MS Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + 23 Days Holiday+ Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rossendale, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + flexible working hours
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Benefits + Flexible Hours
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
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Bristol, Avon
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Radstock, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + flexi working, free parking
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Blue Glue
Posted: 2 days ago
Winsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Superb Benefits package
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London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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