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 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 26 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 2 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 1.44% 6.76% 7.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.82% 15.15% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 5
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
71 33 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 51.08% 44.59% 54.69%
Number of salaries quoted 64 25 33
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
3 7 (63.64%) MVC
3 7 (63.64%) HTML
3 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 7 (63.64%) WPF
3 7 (63.64%) Umbraco
3 7 (63.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (45.45%) LAMP
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
4 5 (45.45%) PHP
4 5 (45.45%) MySQL
4 5 (45.45%) IIS
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 5 (45.45%) XML
4 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) Apache
4 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
4 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
4 5 (45.45%) Hudson
4 5 (45.45%) JSON
4 5 (45.45%) QA
4 5 (45.45%) Selenium
4 5 (45.45%) WCF
5 2 (18.18%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) CSLA

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 7 (63.64%) Umbraco
2 5 (45.45%) Apache
2 5 (45.45%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 5 (45.45%) Hudson
2 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 5 (45.45%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) .NET Developer
3 6 (54.55%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (54.55%) C# Developer
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Developer
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (45.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (45.45%) C# WCF Developer
4 5 (45.45%) C# WPF Developer
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Developer
4 5 (45.45%) WCF Developer
4 5 (45.45%) WPF Developer
5 4 (36.36%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (36.36%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (36.36%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 4 (36.36%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (36.36%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
5 4 (36.36%) Senior SQL Developer
5 4 (36.36%) Senior SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) WPF
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 5 (45.45%) JSON
3 5 (45.45%) LAMP
3 5 (45.45%) WCF
3 5 (45.45%) XML
4 2 (18.18%) CSLA
4 2 (18.18%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) MVC
2 1 (9.09%) CRM
2 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft