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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
UK
Rank 211 183 138
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -45
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 1326 1821 2414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.57% 1.84% 2.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.92% 3.52% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1201 1636 2209
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%

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
45458 51716 53209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 53.91% 52.28% 50.51%
Number of salaries quoted 39037 44583 45675
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 23 January 2017 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 23 January 2017. 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 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 -29 1206 £40,000 +3.89% 207
South East +13 298 £42,500 +10.38% 57
London -25 231 £50,000 - 22
North West +7 161 £37,500 +0.67% 25
West Midlands +2 145 £37,500 - 32
East Midlands -14 106 £42,500 +21.42% 23
Manchester 0 104 £37,500 - 12
East of England -54 98 £40,000 - 14
Yorkshire -23 87 £37,500 +8.69% 18
Surrey +68 79 £50,000 +19.04% 12
South West -65 65 £38,500 +2.66% 12
West Yorkshire -8 51 £40,000 +21.21% 13
Birmingham 0 47 £40,500 +11.72% 14
Berkshire -2 46 £42,500 +2.40% 8
Leicestershire +10 45 £41,000 +16.53% 6
Northamptonshire +8 42 £42,500 +21.42% 6
Leeds +1 42 £40,000 +21.21% 5
Buckinghamshire +27 41 £45,000 +26.76% 9
Hertfordshire +5 41 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Northampton +17 39 £42,500 - 3
Cheshire +10 36 £32,500 -12.16% 8
Staffordshire -9 35 £37,500 -6.25% 10
Wales -13 35 £30,000 -14.28% 4
Leicester +15 32 £37,500 +6.58% 1
Kent -6 32 £40,500 -10.00% 8
City of London +23 30 £55,000 +18.91% 5
West Sussex +11 30 £42,500 +54.54% 4
Milton Keynes +34 28 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Essex -19 28 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Reigate +36 26 £55,000 +22.22% 6

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 2906 (99.62%) .NET
2 2430 (83.30%) C#
3 1811 (62.08%) ASP.NET
4 1774 (60.82%) SQL Server
5 1607 (55.09%) SQL
6 1269 (43.50%) JavaScript
7 1209 (41.45%) HTML
8 1206 (41.34%) MVC
9 1141 (39.12%) Agile Software Development
10 1051 (36.03%) CSS
11 944 (32.36%) Microsoft
12 696 (23.86%) ASP.NET MVC
13 689 (23.62%) jQuery
14 623 (21.36%) T-SQL
15 621 (21.29%) .NET Framework
16 579 (19.85%) VB
17 557 (19.09%) XML
18 538 (18.44%) Windows
19 511 (17.52%) Scrum
20 503 (17.24%) Finance
21 500 (17.14%) WCF
22 494 (16.94%) Web Services
23 466 (15.98%) Web Development
24 438 (15.02%) TDD
25 389 (13.34%) Visual Studio
26 388 (13.30%) Team Foundation Server
27 386 (13.23%) WinForms
28 375 (12.86%) SDLC
29 367 (12.58%) WPF
30 358 (12.27%) MS Excel

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
1 195 (6.68%) SharePoint
2 108 (3.70%) IIS
3 63 (2.16%) BizTalk Server
4 55 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
5 35 (1.20%) CMS
6 29 (0.99%) Apache
7 27 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
8 23 (0.79%) SAS
9 20 (0.69%) Umbraco
10 17 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
11 16 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 13 (0.45%) Drupal
13 11 (0.38%) MS Exchange
13 11 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
14 9 (0.31%) WordPress
15 7 (0.24%) K2 blackpearl
15 7 (0.24%) WebSphere
16 6 (0.21%) JBoss
17 5 (0.17%) WebSphere Application Server
18 4 (0.14%) LiveLink
Applications
1 358 (12.27%) MS Excel
2 62 (2.13%) MS Office
3 24 (0.82%) Photoshop
4 20 (0.69%) SPSS
5 16 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.17%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.17%) SOLIDWORKS
8 2 (0.069%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.034%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.034%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.034%) Maple
9 1 (0.034%) MS Project
9 1 (0.034%) PrintSoft PReS
9 1 (0.034%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 38 (1.30%) Visualfiles
2 33 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.34%) Temenos T24
4 7 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
4 7 (0.24%) Shopify
5 6 (0.21%) Sage 200
6 5 (0.17%) Magento
7 4 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
8 3 (0.10%) OpenText MBPM
8 3 (0.10%) OpenText Process Suite
9 2 (0.069%) BPCS
9 2 (0.069%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.069%) nopCommerce
10 1 (0.034%) Cerner Millennium
10 1 (0.034%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.034%) Endur
10 1 (0.034%) Sage 1000
10 1 (0.034%) Sage X3
10 1 (0.034%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.034%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 73 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (0.51%) GitHub
4 11 (0.38%) Office 365
5 10 (0.34%) Google Analytics
6 9 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (0.31%) SaaS
7 3 (0.10%) Trello
8 2 (0.069%) Azure Machine Learning
8 2 (0.069%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.069%) IaaS
8 2 (0.069%) PaaS
9 1 (0.034%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.034%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.034%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 91 (3.12%) Internet
2 33 (1.13%) Intranet
3 32 (1.10%) HTTP
3 32 (1.10%) Network Security
4 20 (0.69%) Firewall
5 17 (0.58%) SSL
6 16 (0.55%) DNS
7 14 (0.48%) CTI
7 14 (0.48%) SMTP
8 10 (0.34%) TCP/IP
9 9 (0.31%) Broadband
9 9 (0.31%) Extranet
10 7 (0.24%) DHCP
10 7 (0.24%) RIP
11 6 (0.21%) Wireshark
12 3 (0.10%) FTP
12 3 (0.10%) LAN
12 3 (0.10%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (0.069%) HTTPS
14 1 (0.034%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1774 (60.82%) SQL Server
2 315 (10.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 286 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 267 (9.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 227 (7.78%) SQL Server 2014
6 141 (4.83%) Relational Database
7 133 (4.56%) MySQL
8 124 (4.25%) SQL Server 2012
9 98 (3.36%) SQL Server 2005
10 59 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
11 56 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 55 (1.89%) NoSQL
13 44 (1.51%) Crystal Reports
14 32 (1.10%) MS Access
15 31 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
15 31 (1.06%) QlikView
16 30 (1.03%) Big Data
17 29 (0.99%) RDBMS
18 23 (0.79%) Hadoop
19 22 (0.75%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 389 (13.34%) Visual Studio
2 388 (13.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 153 (5.25%) Git (software)
4 135 (4.63%) NUnit
5 113 (3.87%) Rhino Mocks
6 108 (3.70%) Subversion
7 91 (3.12%) Moq
8 60 (2.06%) MSTest
9 57 (1.95%) Selenium
10 39 (1.34%) TeamCity
11 35 (1.20%) gulp
12 31 (1.06%) JIRA
13 29 (0.99%) Grunt
13 29 (0.99%) Octopus Deploy
14 25 (0.86%) SoapUI
14 25 (0.86%) SpecFlow
15 21 (0.72%) Jenkins
16 18 (0.62%) WebDriver
17 15 (0.51%) MSBuild
17 15 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 503 (17.24%) Finance
2 71 (2.43%) Law
3 69 (2.37%) Marketing
3 69 (2.37%) Telecoms
4 67 (2.30%) Retail
5 65 (2.23%) Advertising
6 63 (2.16%) Manufacturing
7 61 (2.09%) Games
8 57 (1.95%) Banking
9 52 (1.78%) Legal
10 20 (0.69%) Automotive
11 18 (0.62%) Music Industry
12 13 (0.45%) Local Government
13 12 (0.41%) Aerospace
14 11 (0.38%) Back Office
15 10 (0.34%) Financial Institution
16 7 (0.24%) Electronics
17 5 (0.17%) Publishing
18 4 (0.14%) Billing
18 4 (0.14%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2419 (82.93%) Developer
2 1636 (56.09%) .NET Developer
3 881 (30.20%) C# Developer
4 744 (25.51%) C# .NET Developer
5 520 (17.83%) VB.NET Developer
6 448 (15.36%) Software Developer
7 400 (13.71%) ASP.NET Developer
8 356 (12.20%) Senior Developer
9 347 (11.90%) SQL Developer
10 293 (10.04%) .NET Software Developer
11 287 (9.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 220 (7.54%) C# VB.NET Developer
13 212 (7.27%) Senior .NET Developer
14 192 (6.58%) C# Software Developer
15 171 (5.86%) Applications Developer
15 171 (5.86%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
16 162 (5.55%) Web Developer
17 143 (4.90%) Junior
18 142 (4.87%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
19 136 (4.66%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2906 (99.62%) .NET
2 1811 (62.08%) ASP.NET
3 1209 (41.45%) HTML
4 1051 (36.03%) CSS
5 696 (23.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 689 (23.62%) jQuery
7 621 (21.29%) .NET Framework
8 557 (19.09%) XML
9 500 (17.14%) WCF
10 494 (16.94%) Web Services
11 386 (13.23%) WinForms
12 367 (12.58%) WPF
13 354 (12.14%) Ajax
14 344 (11.79%) AngularJS
15 309 (10.59%) HTML5
16 302 (10.35%) ASP.NET Web API
17 271 (9.29%) Entity Framework
18 261 (8.95%) LINQ
19 237 (8.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 217 (7.44%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 264 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
2 177 (6.07%) Computer Science
3 102 (3.50%) Mobile App
4 79 (2.71%) Client/Server
5 68 (2.33%) Inversion of Control
6 67 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
6 67 (2.30%) Management Information System
7 66 (2.26%) User Experience
8 60 (2.06%) Mathematics
9 49 (1.68%) Tandem
10 32 (1.10%) iPad
11 25 (0.86%) N-Tier
12 20 (0.69%) Visualisation
13 19 (0.65%) Physics
14 17 (0.58%) NHS
15 16 (0.55%) Blog
16 15 (0.51%) Data Integration
17 13 (0.45%) Informatics
18 12 (0.41%) Driving Licence
18 12 (0.41%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 538 (18.44%) Windows
2 94 (3.22%) Apple iOS
3 80 (2.74%) Android
4 74 (2.54%) Unix
5 72 (2.47%) Linux
6 48 (1.65%) Windows Server
7 18 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (0.51%) Windows 7
8 15 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (0.34%) Windows 10
10 7 (0.24%) Solaris
10 7 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
10 7 (0.24%) Windows 8
11 6 (0.21%) Windows NT
12 5 (0.17%) Windows 2000
12 5 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.14%) Windows Vista
13 4 (0.14%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.10%) Kali Linux
15 2 (0.069%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1206 (41.34%) MVC
2 1141 (39.12%) Agile Software Development
3 511 (17.52%) Scrum
4 466 (15.98%) Web Development
5 438 (15.02%) TDD
6 375 (12.86%) SDLC
7 306 (10.49%) OO
8 285 (9.77%) Software Engineering
9 240 (8.23%) Mentoring
10 222 (7.61%) Web Application Development
11 198 (6.79%) Unit Testing
12 175 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
13 171 (5.86%) BDD
14 147 (5.04%) Kanban
15 139 (4.77%) Project Management
16 130 (4.46%) CRM
17 124 (4.25%) E-Commerce
18 120 (4.11%) Business Intelligence
19 116 (3.98%) OOP
20 99 (3.39%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 2430 (83.30%) C#
2 1607 (55.09%) SQL
3 1269 (43.50%) JavaScript
4 623 (21.36%) T-SQL
5 579 (19.85%) VB
6 285 (9.77%) Java
7 155 (5.31%) C++
8 136 (4.66%) PHP
9 134 (4.59%) VB6
10 115 (3.94%) VBA
11 88 (3.02%) C
12 82 (2.81%) PowerShell
13 74 (2.54%) PL/SQL
14 47 (1.61%) Ruby
15 42 (1.44%) Python
16 34 (1.17%) TypeScript
17 29 (0.99%) VBScript
18 22 (0.75%) Objective-C
19 19 (0.65%) XAML
20 17 (0.58%) Perl
Qualifications
1 335 (11.48%) Degree
2 121 (4.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 63 (2.16%) Security Cleared
4 43 (1.47%) SC Cleared
5 40 (1.37%) ISTQB
6 36 (1.23%) CREST Certified
7 24 (0.82%) ISEB
7 24 (0.82%) MCTS
8 23 (0.79%) CHECK Team Leader
8 23 (0.79%) MCP
9 21 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 17 (0.58%) MCITP
10 17 (0.58%) MCSD
11 15 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (0.27%) OSCP
13 7 (0.24%) HND
13 7 (0.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 6 (0.21%) CHECK Team Member
14 6 (0.21%) MCAD
15 4 (0.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 147 (5.04%) QA
2 40 (1.37%) SLA
3 11 (0.38%) HL7
4 9 (0.31%) Data Quality
4 9 (0.31%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.14%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.034%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.034%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.034%) ISO27005
6 1 (0.034%) PA-DSS
6 1 (0.034%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.034%) SEPA
System Software
1 29 (0.99%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.31%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.14%) XenApp
5 3 (0.10%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.069%) Docker
7 1 (0.034%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (0.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 5 (0.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 5 (0.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.14%) Nagios
3 4 (0.14%) Nessus
3 4 (0.14%) Nmap
4 2 (0.069%) Control-M
5 1 (0.034%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.034%) cPanel
5 1 (0.034%) EnCase
5 1 (0.034%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.034%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.034%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 944 (32.36%) Microsoft
2 201 (6.89%) Oracle
3 55 (1.89%) SAP
4 42 (1.44%) LexisNexis
5 35 (1.20%) Sitecore
6 30 (1.03%) Telerik
7 27 (0.93%) Xamarin
8 23 (0.79%) VMware
9 22 (0.75%) Tableau
10 19 (0.65%) Google
11 17 (0.58%) IBM
12 16 (0.55%) Citrix
13 15 (0.51%) Adobe
14 13 (0.45%) DevExpress
14 13 (0.45%) Twitter
15 11 (0.38%) BT
15 11 (0.38%) Nintex
16 10 (0.34%) jBASE
16 10 (0.34%) Temenos
17 8 (0.27%) Sage
Stone, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Pension, Life Assurance, Medical
Posted: 16 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Coalville, Leicestershire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum 35K-50K
Posted: 21 hours ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Bonus, Share Scheme and Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 35k + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £28k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sittingbourne, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chichester, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Olney, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday