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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 24 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +1
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 2 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 1.59% 14.08% 16.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.08% 25.00% 30.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 13
Median salary £36,500 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £27,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,700 £51,000 £32,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
VB.NET
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Walsall region.

Programming Languages Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
49 40 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 38.89% 56.34% 52.69%
Number of salaries quoted 46 27 43
Median salary £46,000 £35,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.42% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £88,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

The demand trend of job ads across the Walsall region citing VB.NET as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Walsall

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Walsall region.

VB.NET Salary Trend in Walsall

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 2 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 across the Walsall region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) WPF
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) Umbraco
4 2 (40.00%) CSLA
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (20.00%) HTML5
5 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (20.00%) PhoneGap
5 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (20.00%) Android Development
5 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (20.00%) React
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Retail
5 1 (20.00%) WCF
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) XSL
5 1 (20.00%) Windows

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall 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 2 (40.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Games
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) CSLA
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) WPF
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (20.00%) PhoneGap
4 1 (20.00%) React
4 1 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Android Development
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) F#
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft