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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 13 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 5 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 7.81% 9.84% 5.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.51% 17.65% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 3
Average salary £44,000 £33,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +73.68%
UK excluding London average salary £35,590 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -
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
37 34 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 57.81% 55.74% 78.57%
Number of salaries quoted 27 31 40
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £33,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Walsall region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Walsall

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Walsall region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Walsall

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall region 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 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
3 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
4 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET
4 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
5 9 (69.23%) CSS
5 9 (69.23%) jQuery
6 7 (53.85%) Visual Studio
6 7 (53.85%) T-SQL
7 6 (46.15%) HTML
8 5 (38.46%) C#
8 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
10 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (15.38%) HTML5
10 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
10 2 (15.38%) IIS
10 2 (15.38%) VB
10 2 (15.38%) CRM
11 1 (7.69%) Kerberos
11 1 (7.69%) Web Services
11 1 (7.69%) Windows
11 1 (7.69%) VBA
11 1 (7.69%) Project Management
11 1 (7.69%) Finance
11 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall region 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 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) .NET Developer
3 6 (46.15%) Analyst
4 5 (38.46%) VB.NET Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Developer Analyst
5 3 (23.08%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (7.69%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 1 (7.69%) .NET Programmer
7 1 (7.69%) C# Analyst Programmer
7 1 (7.69%) Software Manager
7 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
7 1 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (7.69%) Programmer
7 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
7 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET
3 9 (69.23%) CSS
3 9 (69.23%) jQuery
4 6 (46.15%) HTML
5 2 (15.38%) HTML5
6 1 (7.69%) CSLA
6 1 (7.69%) Web Services
6 1 (7.69%) WCF
6 1 (7.69%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
3 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
3 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
3 1 (7.69%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 7 (53.85%) T-SQL
4 5 (38.46%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) VB
6 1 (7.69%) VBA
6 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft