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

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 194 182 120
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -62
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 1649 1975 2912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.69% 1.80% 2.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.21% 3.53% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1517 1751 2611
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
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
51360 55978 59974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.57% 51.01% 51.16%
Number of salaries quoted 44489 47727 50341
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 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 -12 1561 £40,000 - 241
South East -51 330 £40,000 +3.89% 37
London +23 304 £50,000 +4.16% 28
West Midlands +21 260 £35,000 -1.40% 38
North West +7 165 £35,500 -4.69% 48
Yorkshire +31 151 £35,000 -12.50% 21
West Yorkshire +34 126 £36,500 -8.75% 17
East of England -10 121 £42,250 +12.66% 17
East Midlands -4 117 £40,000 +14.28% 24
Manchester +14 103 £37,500 - 23
South West -43 102 £37,500 +7.14% 20
Surrey -15 85 £41,500 +18.57% 7
Staffordshire +5 82 £37,500 +4.16% 10
Leeds +36 80 £38,500 -3.75% 10
Birmingham +13 79 £36,000 +2.85% 12
Berkshire -53 61 £45,000 +18.42% 2
Hampshire -20 57 £38,500 -3.75% 12
Cheshire +26 50 £27,500 -21.42% 18
Northamptonshire +23 48 £41,500 -2.35% 6
Stoke-on-Trent +15 48 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Essex -7 48 £35,000 - 1
City of London +8 38 £58,000 +45.00% 6
Northampton +17 37 £41,500 -2.35% 3
West Sussex +17 37 £32,500 -7.14%
Wales +8 36 £32,750 +0.76% 3
Bristol -8 35 £45,000 +21.62% 1
Buckinghamshire +15 34 £42,500 +21.42% 9
Leicestershire +9 32 £35,000 - 9
South Wales +14 30 £33,000 +1.53% 3
East Sussex -9 29 £45,000 +12.50% 2

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 3482 (99.94%) .NET
2 2918 (83.75%) C#
3 2099 (60.25%) ASP.NET
4 2058 (59.07%) SQL Server
5 1959 (56.23%) SQL
6 1412 (40.53%) JavaScript
7 1385 (39.75%) HTML
8 1274 (36.57%) MVC
9 1191 (34.18%) Agile Software Development
10 1119 (32.12%) CSS
11 1044 (29.97%) Microsoft
12 726 (20.84%) T-SQL
13 708 (20.32%) jQuery
14 707 (20.29%) .NET Framework
15 694 (19.92%) VB
16 653 (18.74%) ASP.NET MVC
17 630 (18.08%) Web Services
18 628 (18.03%) Windows
19 623 (17.88%) Finance
20 621 (17.82%) XML
21 604 (17.34%) WCF
22 570 (16.36%) Web Development
23 563 (16.16%) Visual Studio
24 529 (15.18%) Degree
25 467 (13.40%) MS Excel
26 463 (13.29%) Scrum
27 443 (12.72%) TDD
28 430 (12.34%) Java
29 415 (11.91%) OO
30 392 (11.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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
1 261 (7.49%) SharePoint
2 221 (6.34%) IIS
3 86 (2.47%) CMS
4 55 (1.58%) SharePoint 2013
5 52 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
6 41 (1.18%) SAS
7 33 (0.95%) Umbraco
8 24 (0.69%) Drupal
9 22 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
10 21 (0.60%) DNN
11 18 (0.52%) Apache
12 15 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
13 14 (0.40%) Moodle
14 13 (0.37%) JBoss
15 11 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
15 11 (0.32%) Totara
16 10 (0.29%) Confluence
16 10 (0.29%) Documentum
16 10 (0.29%) WebSphere
16 10 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 467 (13.40%) MS Excel
2 87 (2.50%) MS Office
3 32 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 31 (0.89%) SPSS
5 20 (0.57%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.11%) Fireworks
8 4 (0.11%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.057%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.029%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 56 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (0.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 8 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
4 6 (0.17%) Magento
4 6 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
4 6 (0.17%) Visualfiles
5 5 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.11%) thinkFolio
7 3 (0.086%) Markit EDM
8 2 (0.057%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.057%) Endur
8 2 (0.057%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.057%) Pegasus Opera
8 2 (0.057%) Sage 200
8 2 (0.057%) SAP Travel Management
9 1 (0.029%) BPCS
9 1 (0.029%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.029%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.029%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 107 (3.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (1.64%) SaaS
3 41 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
4 29 (0.83%) Sage Pay
5 15 (0.43%) Google Analytics
6 7 (0.20%) GitHub
7 6 (0.17%) Office 365
8 4 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.086%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (0.086%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.086%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (0.086%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.086%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.086%) Route 53
9 3 (0.086%) Trello
9 3 (0.086%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.057%) IaaS
10 2 (0.057%) PaaS
11 1 (0.029%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.029%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 151 (4.33%) Internet
2 75 (2.15%) Network Security
3 52 (1.49%) SSL
4 44 (1.26%) HTTP
5 17 (0.49%) DNS
6 14 (0.40%) Intranet
7 13 (0.37%) Firewall
8 9 (0.26%) FTP
8 9 (0.26%) TCP/IP
9 8 (0.23%) HTTPS
9 8 (0.23%) SMTP
10 7 (0.20%) VPN
11 6 (0.17%) CTI
11 6 (0.17%) DHCP
12 4 (0.11%) Skype
13 3 (0.086%) LAN
14 1 (0.029%) Broadband
14 1 (0.029%) Extranet
14 1 (0.029%) SAN
14 1 (0.029%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2058 (59.07%) SQL Server
2 392 (11.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 329 (9.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 297 (8.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 258 (7.41%) SQL Server 2014
6 174 (4.99%) Relational Database
7 149 (4.28%) MySQL
7 149 (4.28%) SQL Server 2012
8 136 (3.90%) SQL Server 2005
9 98 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
10 86 (2.47%) NoSQL
11 74 (2.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 60 (1.72%) QlikView
13 55 (1.58%) Oracle Database
14 53 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
15 52 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
16 37 (1.06%) GIS
17 36 (1.03%) Big Data
18 34 (0.98%) Hadoop
19 33 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 563 (16.16%) Visual Studio
2 388 (11.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 195 (5.60%) NUnit
4 147 (4.22%) Subversion
5 136 (3.90%) Rhino Mocks
6 130 (3.73%) Git (software)
7 115 (3.30%) Moq
8 113 (3.24%) Selenium
9 72 (2.07%) JIRA
10 71 (2.04%) MSTest
11 51 (1.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 44 (1.26%) SoapUI
13 39 (1.12%) TeamCity
14 37 (1.06%) Jenkins
15 35 (1.00%) HP UFT
16 25 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
16 25 (0.72%) Rational Functional Tester
16 25 (0.72%) Selenium IDE
16 25 (0.72%) SilkTest
17 23 (0.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 623 (17.88%) Finance
2 126 (3.62%) Retail
3 81 (2.32%) Games
4 76 (2.18%) Manufacturing
5 74 (2.12%) Legal
6 72 (2.07%) Banking
7 69 (1.98%) Marketing
8 60 (1.72%) Automotive
9 54 (1.55%) Advertising
10 36 (1.03%) Law
11 31 (0.89%) Back Office
12 23 (0.66%) Front Office
13 22 (0.63%) Telecoms
14 21 (0.60%) Financial Institution
15 17 (0.49%) Electronics
16 12 (0.34%) French Language
17 11 (0.32%) Billing
17 11 (0.32%) German Language
18 9 (0.26%) Local Government
19 8 (0.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 2758 (79.16%) Developer
2 1943 (55.77%) .NET Developer
3 1139 (32.69%) C# Developer
4 929 (26.66%) C# .NET Developer
5 669 (19.20%) VB.NET Developer
6 479 (13.75%) Software Developer
7 474 (13.61%) SQL Developer
8 456 (13.09%) ASP.NET Developer
9 427 (12.26%) Senior Developer
10 388 (11.14%) C# VB.NET Developer
11 326 (9.36%) .NET Software Developer
12 315 (9.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 299 (8.58%) Senior .NET Developer
14 250 (7.18%) Junior
15 238 (6.83%) C# Software Developer
15 238 (6.83%) Web Developer
16 237 (6.80%) Analyst
17 224 (6.43%) Junior Developer
18 199 (5.71%) Senior C# Developer
19 173 (4.97%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3482 (99.94%) .NET
2 2099 (60.25%) ASP.NET
3 1385 (39.75%) HTML
4 1119 (32.12%) CSS
5 708 (20.32%) jQuery
6 707 (20.29%) .NET Framework
7 653 (18.74%) ASP.NET MVC
8 630 (18.08%) Web Services
9 621 (17.82%) XML
10 604 (17.34%) WCF
11 389 (11.17%) HTML5
12 388 (11.14%) WPF
13 385 (11.05%) Ajax
13 385 (11.05%) WinForms
14 299 (8.58%) AngularJS
15 274 (7.86%) ASP.NET Web API
16 273 (7.84%) LINQ
17 251 (7.20%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 251 (7.20%) Entity Framework
18 220 (6.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 340 (9.76%) Computer Science
2 234 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
3 111 (3.19%) Mobile App
4 91 (2.61%) Client/Server
5 84 (2.41%) Mathematics
6 78 (2.24%) User Experience
7 72 (2.07%) Management Information System
8 70 (2.01%) iPad
9 66 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
10 60 (1.72%) Inversion of Control
11 43 (1.23%) Blog
12 40 (1.15%) Visualisation
13 32 (0.92%) NHS
13 32 (0.92%) N-Tier
14 29 (0.83%) Tandem
15 28 (0.80%) FMCG
16 24 (0.69%) Data Protection Act
16 24 (0.69%) Physics
17 21 (0.60%) Data Integration
18 19 (0.55%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 628 (18.03%) Windows
2 105 (3.01%) Unix
3 101 (2.90%) Apple iOS
4 94 (2.70%) Windows Server
5 91 (2.61%) Android
6 86 (2.47%) Linux
7 17 (0.49%) Windows 8
8 16 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (0.29%) Windows 7
12 9 (0.26%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.11%) AIX
13 4 (0.11%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (0.11%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.057%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.029%) OpenVMS
15 1 (0.029%) VMS
15 1 (0.029%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1274 (36.57%) MVC
2 1191 (34.18%) Agile Software Development
3 570 (16.36%) Web Development
4 463 (13.29%) Scrum
5 443 (12.72%) TDD
6 415 (11.91%) OO
7 384 (11.02%) SDLC
8 307 (8.81%) Web Application Development
9 289 (8.30%) Mentoring
10 275 (7.89%) Software Engineering
11 265 (7.61%) Project Management
12 188 (5.40%) BDD
13 183 (5.25%) Unit Testing
14 174 (4.99%) Continuous Integration
15 168 (4.82%) Business Intelligence
16 158 (4.54%) CRM
16 158 (4.54%) OOP
17 149 (4.28%) Kanban
18 128 (3.67%) E-Commerce
19 124 (3.56%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 2918 (83.75%) C#
2 1959 (56.23%) SQL
3 1412 (40.53%) JavaScript
4 726 (20.84%) T-SQL
5 694 (19.92%) VB
6 430 (12.34%) Java
7 226 (6.49%) PHP
8 200 (5.74%) VB6
9 182 (5.22%) C++
10 119 (3.42%) PL/SQL
11 104 (2.99%) Ruby
12 103 (2.96%) Python
13 102 (2.93%) VBA
14 80 (2.30%) C
14 80 (2.30%) VBScript
15 67 (1.92%) PowerShell
16 54 (1.55%) Objective-C
17 21 (0.60%) TypeScript
18 13 (0.37%) F#
19 10 (0.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 529 (15.18%) Degree
2 127 (3.65%) Security Cleared
3 126 (3.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 89 (2.55%) SC Cleared
5 72 (2.07%) ISTQB
6 71 (2.04%) CREST Certified
7 65 (1.87%) ISEB
8 45 (1.29%) CHECK Team Leader
9 39 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 36 (1.03%) MCP
11 29 (0.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 20 (0.57%) MCSD
13 12 (0.34%) Cyber Scheme
13 12 (0.34%) MCTS
13 12 (0.34%) Tigerscheme
14 11 (0.32%) HND
14 11 (0.32%) OSCP
15 10 (0.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 9 (0.26%) CEH
16 9 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 248 (7.12%) QA
2 39 (1.12%) SLA
3 29 (0.83%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.20%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.11%) HL7
5 4 (0.11%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.029%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.029%) SEPA
System Software
1 32 (0.92%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.11%) Docker
4 3 (0.086%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.086%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.086%) XenApp
5 2 (0.057%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.029%) Firmware
6 1 (0.029%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.029%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.029%) vSphere
6 1 (0.029%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.23%) Control-M
3 6 (0.17%) CA Service Virtualization
4 5 (0.14%) SCOM
5 3 (0.086%) logstash
5 3 (0.086%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (0.086%) MIIS
5 3 (0.086%) Puppet
6 2 (0.057%) BladeLogic
6 2 (0.057%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (0.057%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.057%) Kibana
6 2 (0.057%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (0.029%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 1 (0.029%) StatsD
7 1 (0.029%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 1044 (29.97%) Microsoft
2 384 (11.02%) Oracle
3 112 (3.21%) SAP
4 68 (1.95%) Telerik
5 50 (1.44%) Tableau
6 29 (0.83%) HP
7 28 (0.80%) Google
8 26 (0.75%) Sitecore
9 25 (0.72%) PayPal
9 25 (0.72%) WorldPay
10 24 (0.69%) Xamarin
11 18 (0.52%) DevExpress
12 17 (0.49%) Sage
13 16 (0.46%) Cognos
14 12 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
15 10 (0.29%) IBM
15 10 (0.29%) Infragistics
16 9 (0.26%) Adobe
16 9 (0.26%) EMC
17 8 (0.23%) Hyperion
Bournemouth, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days hols
Posted: 2 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-47k+Bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 58 minutes ago
Dover, Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 48 minutes ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Kingswinford, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 58 minutes ago
Dorset
Stott & May
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Salary: £26000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hastings, East Sussex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Christchurch, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 2 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Godalming, Surrey
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + negotiable + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday