The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Walsall region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 11 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 12 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 12.90% 3.13% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.00% 4.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 0
Average salary £30,000 £23,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Programming Languages Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
50 47 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 53.76% 73.44% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 47 46 17
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -1.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB.NET
West Midlands

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 18 April 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Walsall

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (94.44%) C#
3 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
4 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 8 (44.44%) SQL
5 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET
6 7 (38.89%) Visual Studio
6 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
7 5 (27.78%) CRM
7 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
7 5 (27.78%) HTML
7 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (22.22%) Web Development
9 3 (16.67%) jQuery
9 3 (16.67%) CSS
9 3 (16.67%) Windows
9 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
10 2 (11.11%) Intranet
10 2 (11.11%) Retail
10 2 (11.11%) OOP
10 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (11.11%) Ajax
11 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (5.56%) MVVM
11 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
11 1 (5.56%) QA

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Back Office
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (77.78%) .NET Developer
3 8 (44.44%) VB.NET Developer
4 7 (38.89%) Software Developer
5 4 (22.22%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (11.11%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Database Developer
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 5 (27.78%) HTML
4 3 (16.67%) jQuery
4 3 (16.67%) CSS
5 2 (11.11%) Ajax
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.56%) Web Services
6 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) CRM
2 4 (22.22%) Web Development
3 2 (11.11%) OOP
4 1 (5.56%) MVVM
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) OOD
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.56%) B2B
4 1 (5.56%) B2C
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) TDD
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Integration Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.56%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
4 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
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