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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 17 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 2.94% 1.14% 3.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.76% 2.56% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £36,250 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.84% +2.66%
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
17 39 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 25.00% 44.32% 32.20%
Number of salaries quoted 12 39 19
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 4 September 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Walsall

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) C#
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) jQuery
5 3 (33.33%) Umbraco
5 3 (33.33%) CSLA
5 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (33.33%) WCF
5 3 (33.33%) WPF
5 3 (33.33%) IIS
5 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (33.33%) CRM
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 2 (22.22%) VBA
6 2 (22.22%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 2 (22.22%) CSS
6 2 (22.22%) MVC
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) QA
6 2 (22.22%) Software Deployment
6 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
6 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 3 (33.33%) IIS
1 3 (33.33%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 6 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 4 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) WCF
2 3 (33.33%) WPF
2 3 (33.33%) jQuery
2 3 (33.33%) CSLA
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Software Deployment
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (22.22%) VBA
6 1 (11.11%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory