The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 57 75 33
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -42
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 253 183 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.39% 3.41% 6.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.69% 7.20% 12.61%
Number of salaries quoted 235 166 319
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,800 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
VB.NET
England

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

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2611 2540 2768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.28% 47.28% 49.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2197 2253 2367
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

VB.NET
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in the West Midlands

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

VB.NET
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +4 81 £35,500 +1.42% 17
Staffordshire +5 71 £37,500 +2.73% 7
Wolverhampton - 20 £34,000 - 1
Worcestershire +14 19 £31,500 -16.00% 1
Warwickshire +6 13 £30,000 - 1
Shropshire - 12 £35,500 - 1
Coventry -13 8 £45,000 - 2
Sutton Coldfield - 8 £28,500 - 1
Solihull +13 5 £29,000 -27.50% 3
Walsall +3 3 £31,500 +0.80%
Brierley Hill 0 1 £42,500 -
VB.NET
England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 521 (100.00%) .NET
2 425 (81.57%) C#
3 373 (71.59%) SQL
4 361 (69.29%) ASP.NET
5 304 (58.35%) JavaScript
6 291 (55.85%) SQL Server
7 247 (47.41%) MVC
8 245 (47.02%) HTML
9 196 (37.62%) CSS
10 175 (33.59%) Microsoft
11 135 (25.91%) T-SQL
12 130 (24.95%) jQuery
13 116 (22.26%) Visual Studio
14 115 (22.07%) XML
14 115 (22.07%) Agile Software Development
15 103 (19.77%) OO
16 96 (18.43%) Web Services
17 95 (18.23%) MS Excel
18 94 (18.04%) SDLC
19 91 (17.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 91 (17.47%) .NET Framework
19 91 (17.47%) Degree
20 89 (17.08%) Web Development
21 86 (16.51%) ASP.NET MVC
22 83 (15.93%) VB
23 81 (15.55%) HTML5
24 80 (15.36%) Windows
25 67 (12.86%) Finance
25 67 (12.86%) WPF
26 66 (12.67%) SQL Server 2008

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 44 (8.45%) SharePoint
2 32 (6.14%) IIS
3 11 (2.11%) CMS
4 9 (1.73%) Umbraco
5 4 (0.77%) WordPress
6 3 (0.58%) Apache
6 3 (0.58%) Moodle
6 3 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.19%) Drupal
Applications
1 95 (18.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.58%) Fireworks
2 3 (0.58%) MS Office
2 3 (0.58%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.38%) OpenText MBPM
2 2 (0.38%) OpenText Process Suite
2 2 (0.38%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.19%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 1 (0.19%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.88%) Sage Pay
2 11 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.38%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.80%) SSL
2 16 (3.07%) HTTP
3 5 (0.96%) Internet
4 3 (0.58%) LAN
5 2 (0.38%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.19%) Intranet
6 1 (0.19%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 291 (55.85%) SQL Server
2 91 (17.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 66 (12.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 58 (11.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 50 (9.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 41 (7.87%) Relational Database
7 21 (4.03%) MySQL
8 14 (2.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (2.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (2.11%) VLDB
11 10 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (1.73%) SQL Server 2000
13 7 (1.34%) RDBMS
14 5 (0.96%) QlikView
15 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 3 (0.58%) QGIS
16 2 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
16 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database
16 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 116 (22.26%) Visual Studio
2 17 (3.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 13 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (2.30%) Subversion
5 11 (2.11%) Git (software)
5 11 (2.11%) Selenium
6 6 (1.15%) Jenkins
7 5 (0.96%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.77%) LoadRunner
8 4 (0.77%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (0.77%) WebDriver
8 4 (0.77%) Xcode
9 3 (0.58%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 2 (0.38%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.38%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.38%) Moq
10 2 (0.38%) NUnit
10 2 (0.38%) ReSharper
10 2 (0.38%) TestComplete
11 1 (0.19%) Gatling
General
1 67 (12.86%) Finance
2 43 (8.25%) Retail
3 33 (6.33%) Law
4 29 (5.57%) Automotive
5 14 (2.69%) Legal
6 9 (1.73%) Local Government
7 6 (1.15%) Advertising
7 6 (1.15%) Games
8 5 (0.96%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.77%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.58%) Electronics
10 3 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 437 (83.88%) Developer
2 292 (56.05%) .NET Developer
3 181 (34.74%) C# Developer
4 150 (28.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 126 (24.18%) VB.NET Developer
6 113 (21.69%) Software Developer
7 92 (17.66%) SQL Developer
8 78 (14.97%) .NET Software Developer
9 75 (14.40%) C# Software Developer
10 70 (13.44%) ASP.NET Developer
11 66 (12.67%) C# VB.NET Developer
12 60 (11.52%) Senior Developer
13 48 (9.21%) Applications Developer
14 47 (9.02%) Web Developer
15 42 (8.06%) Senior .NET Developer
16 36 (6.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 36 (6.91%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
17 27 (5.18%) Junior
17 27 (5.18%) Junior Developer
18 25 (4.80%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 521 (100.00%) .NET
2 361 (69.29%) ASP.NET
3 245 (47.02%) HTML
4 196 (37.62%) CSS
5 130 (24.95%) jQuery
6 115 (22.07%) XML
7 96 (18.43%) Web Services
8 91 (17.47%) .NET Framework
9 86 (16.51%) ASP.NET MVC
10 81 (15.55%) HTML5
11 67 (12.86%) WPF
12 62 (11.90%) WCF
13 55 (10.56%) WinForms
14 51 (9.79%) Ajax
15 46 (8.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 39 (7.49%) CSS3
17 36 (6.91%) AngularJS
18 26 (4.99%) Entity Framework
18 26 (4.99%) SOAP
19 21 (4.03%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 52 (9.98%) Computer Science
2 28 (5.37%) iPad
3 22 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (3.65%) Mobile App
5 14 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (1.92%) Driving Licence
7 7 (1.34%) e-Learning
7 7 (1.34%) LLPG
7 7 (1.34%) Management Information System
8 5 (0.96%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.58%) Virtual Team
9 3 (0.58%) VLE
10 2 (0.38%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.38%) NHS
10 2 (0.38%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.38%) PMI
10 2 (0.38%) Xbox
11 1 (0.19%) LIMS
11 1 (0.19%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.19%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 80 (15.36%) Windows
2 23 (4.41%) Apple iOS
3 16 (3.07%) Android
4 9 (1.73%) Unix
5 6 (1.15%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.38%) Linux
6 2 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (47.41%) MVC
2 115 (22.07%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (19.77%) OO
4 94 (18.04%) SDLC
5 89 (17.08%) Web Development
6 66 (12.67%) Mentoring
7 47 (9.02%) TDD
8 45 (8.64%) OOP
8 45 (8.64%) Scrum
9 43 (8.25%) Software Engineering
10 28 (5.37%) CRM
11 26 (4.99%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (4.80%) Project Management
12 25 (4.80%) Risk Management
13 24 (4.61%) Front End Development
14 23 (4.41%) Unit Testing
15 20 (3.84%) Web Application Development
16 17 (3.26%) Wealth Management
17 16 (3.07%) PRINCE2
18 15 (2.88%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 425 (81.57%) C#
2 373 (71.59%) SQL
3 304 (58.35%) JavaScript
4 135 (25.91%) T-SQL
5 83 (15.93%) VB
6 42 (8.06%) Java
7 32 (6.14%) PL/SQL
8 28 (5.37%) VB6
9 18 (3.45%) PHP
10 16 (3.07%) Ruby
11 15 (2.88%) C++
12 11 (2.11%) F#
13 9 (1.73%) PowerShell
14 6 (1.15%) Objective-C
15 5 (0.96%) C
16 3 (0.58%) VBScript
17 2 (0.38%) COBOL
18 1 (0.19%) Erlang
18 1 (0.19%) Haskell
18 1 (0.19%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 91 (17.47%) Degree
2 46 (8.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (4.03%) MCSD
4 19 (3.65%) Security Cleared
5 16 (3.07%) SC Cleared
6 13 (2.50%) MCP
7 9 (1.73%) MCAD
7 9 (1.73%) MCTS
8 2 (0.38%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.19%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.22%) QA
2 3 (0.58%) ISO 9001
2 3 (0.58%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.19%) Nagios
Vendors
1 175 (33.59%) Microsoft
2 54 (10.36%) Oracle
3 15 (2.88%) PayPal
3 15 (2.88%) WorldPay
4 7 (1.34%) Google
5 6 (1.15%) LexisNexis
6 3 (0.58%) Citrix
6 3 (0.58%) Mapinfo
6 3 (0.58%) Sitecore
6 3 (0.58%) VMware
7 2 (0.38%) Sage
7 2 (0.38%) SolarWinds
7 2 (0.38%) Telerik
8 1 (0.19%) Altova
8 1 (0.19%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.19%) Nimsoft
8 1 (0.19%) SAP
8 1 (0.19%) Siebel
8 1 (0.19%) Zend
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + flexi hours, pen, free parking
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £20k - 28k per year + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Senitor Associates
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
business safety systems ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum (Flexible Working Optional)
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days hols
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days hols
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Market Drayton, Shropshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kyna Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 Per Annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £28k - 34k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £27500 - £32500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago