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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 35 44 32
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 300 210 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.89% 4.73% 6.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.93% 9.77% 13.54%
Number of salaries quoted 285 175 287
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,400 £41,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,590 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -
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
2514 2150 2334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.35% 48.38% 47.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2238 1830 2039
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire +3 96 £35,000 - 12
Birmingham +24 73 £35,000 +7.69% 12
Solihull +17 36 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Warwickshire -9 33 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Worcestershire +11 30 £35,000 - 2
Herefordshire 0 12 £30,000 -3.22% 4
Walsall +6 10 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Shropshire -7 9 £40,000 +60.00% 2
Wolverhampton +4 7 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Coventry -20 7 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 3 £37,500 - 2
Dudley -14 1 £40,000 +33.33%
Halesowen - 1 £25,000 -
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 653 (100.00%) .NET
2 518 (79.33%) C#
3 443 (67.84%) ASP.NET
4 409 (62.63%) SQL Server
5 359 (54.98%) SQL
6 333 (51.00%) HTML
7 314 (48.09%) JavaScript
8 260 (39.82%) CSS
9 233 (35.68%) MVC
10 188 (28.79%) jQuery
11 187 (28.64%) Microsoft
12 185 (28.33%) VB
13 161 (24.66%) XML
14 158 (24.20%) .NET Framework
15 143 (21.90%) Visual Studio
16 140 (21.44%) Agile Software Development
17 135 (20.67%) T-SQL
18 132 (20.21%) HTML5
19 129 (19.75%) WCF
20 120 (18.38%) Windows
21 112 (17.15%) Web Services
22 97 (14.85%) OO
23 95 (14.55%) WPF
24 93 (14.24%) MS Excel
25 90 (13.78%) Ajax
26 89 (13.63%) ASP.NET MVC
27 87 (13.32%) VB6
28 85 (13.02%) Degree
29 82 (12.56%) SQL Server 2008
30 81 (12.40%) CSS3

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 48 (7.35%) IIS
2 40 (6.13%) SharePoint
3 20 (3.06%) Node.js
4 19 (2.91%) SharePoint Server
5 14 (2.14%) SharePoint 2013
6 13 (1.99%) BizTalk Server
7 11 (1.68%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (1.07%) Umbraco
9 6 (0.92%) CMS
10 2 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.31%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.15%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.15%) OpenEdge
11 1 (0.15%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 93 (14.24%) MS Excel
2 35 (5.36%) MS Office
3 3 (0.46%) SPSS
4 1 (0.15%) MS Project
4 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.92%) Line 500
3 4 (0.61%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.31%) Epicor Vantage
4 2 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.91%) SaaS
2 3 (0.46%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.76%) Internet
2 12 (1.84%) Intranet
3 11 (1.68%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.23%) LAN
4 8 (1.23%) WAN
5 4 (0.61%) FTP
6 3 (0.46%) Extranet
7 2 (0.31%) HTTP
8 1 (0.15%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 409 (62.63%) SQL Server
2 82 (12.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 73 (11.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 60 (9.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 58 (8.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 51 (7.81%) Crystal Reports
7 40 (6.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 39 (5.97%) MySQL
9 30 (4.59%) Relational Database
10 24 (3.68%) NoSQL
11 21 (3.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (1.68%) MS Access
13 10 (1.53%) Oracle Database
14 8 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
15 7 (1.07%) SQL Server 2000
15 7 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
16 4 (0.61%) OLAP
17 3 (0.46%) RDBMS
17 3 (0.46%) Oracle OLAP
18 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 143 (21.90%) Visual Studio
2 50 (7.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 30 (4.59%) Git (software)
4 27 (4.13%) Subversion
5 10 (1.53%) JIRA
5 10 (1.53%) AccuRev
6 8 (1.23%) Visual Studio Team System
7 6 (0.92%) NetAdvantage
7 6 (0.92%) NUnit
7 6 (0.92%) LLBLGen Pro
8 5 (0.77%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.15%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.15%) TeamCity
General
1 66 (10.11%) Finance
2 20 (3.06%) Marketing
3 12 (1.84%) Manufacturing
4 11 (1.68%) Advertising
4 11 (1.68%) Back Office
5 10 (1.53%) Automotive
6 8 (1.23%) Retail
7 5 (0.77%) Local Government
7 5 (0.77%) Law
8 2 (0.31%) Banking
9 1 (0.15%) Games
9 1 (0.15%) Legal
9 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 576 (88.21%) Developer
2 293 (44.87%) .NET Developer
3 143 (21.90%) Software Developer
4 88 (13.48%) C# Developer
5 87 (13.32%) VB.NET Developer
6 66 (10.11%) C# .NET Developer
7 62 (9.49%) Web Developer
8 59 (9.04%) Senior Developer
9 58 (8.88%) Graduate
10 57 (8.73%) ASP.NET Developer
11 44 (6.74%) Graduate Developer
11 44 (6.74%) Senior .NET Developer
12 42 (6.43%) Junior
13 39 (5.97%) Junior Developer
14 38 (5.82%) Lead Developer
15 34 (5.21%) .NET Software Developer
16 31 (4.75%) Junior .NET Developer
17 27 (4.13%) Analyst
18 25 (3.83%) Graduate Software Developer
19 24 (3.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 653 (100.00%) .NET
2 443 (67.84%) ASP.NET
3 333 (51.00%) HTML
4 260 (39.82%) CSS
5 188 (28.79%) jQuery
6 161 (24.66%) XML
7 158 (24.20%) .NET Framework
8 132 (20.21%) HTML5
9 129 (19.75%) WCF
10 112 (17.15%) Web Services
11 95 (14.55%) WPF
12 90 (13.78%) Ajax
13 89 (13.63%) ASP.NET MVC
14 81 (12.40%) CSS3
15 65 (9.95%) WinForms
16 56 (8.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 54 (8.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 42 (6.43%) LINQ
19 31 (4.75%) Silverlight
20 26 (3.98%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 42 (6.43%) Computer Science
2 27 (4.13%) N-Tier
3 22 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (3.06%) Client/Server
5 16 (2.45%) Mobile App
6 14 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (0.77%) Mathematics
7 5 (0.77%) Physics
7 5 (0.77%) NHS
8 4 (0.61%) Management Information System
8 4 (0.61%) E-Learning
8 4 (0.61%) SCORM
8 4 (0.61%) Learning Management System
9 3 (0.46%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.46%) New Media
10 1 (0.15%) Blog
10 1 (0.15%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.15%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 120 (18.38%) Windows
2 18 (2.76%) Android
3 9 (1.38%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (0.77%) UNIX
5 5 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.61%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.31%) Solaris
8 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (35.68%) MVC
2 140 (21.44%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (14.85%) OO
4 73 (11.18%) Software Engineering
5 65 (9.95%) Web Development
6 50 (7.66%) Scrum
7 49 (7.50%) OOP
8 47 (7.20%) Mentoring
9 41 (6.28%) TDD
10 34 (5.21%) Project Management
11 33 (5.05%) Business Intelligence
11 33 (5.05%) Unit Testing
12 31 (4.75%) E-Commerce
13 29 (4.44%) Web Application Development
14 25 (3.83%) CRM
14 25 (3.83%) SOA
15 20 (3.06%) Logistics
16 18 (2.76%) Responsive Web Design
16 18 (2.76%) BDD
17 17 (2.60%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 518 (79.33%) C#
2 359 (54.98%) SQL
3 314 (48.09%) JavaScript
4 185 (28.33%) VB
5 135 (20.67%) T-SQL
6 87 (13.32%) VB6
7 39 (5.97%) VBA
8 26 (3.98%) C++
9 23 (3.52%) PL/SQL
10 21 (3.22%) Ruby
11 20 (3.06%) XAML
12 18 (2.76%) PHP
13 15 (2.30%) Java
14 8 (1.23%) C
14 8 (1.23%) Python
15 7 (1.07%) VBScript
16 5 (0.77%) FoxPro (VFP)
16 5 (0.77%) C++/CLI
17 4 (0.61%) PowerShell
17 4 (0.61%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 85 (13.02%) Degree
2 11 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (1.53%) MCTS
4 9 (1.38%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.31%) HND
6 1 (0.15%) MCSD
6 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.15%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.99%) QA
2 2 (0.31%) SLA
3 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (2.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 187 (28.64%) Microsoft
2 47 (7.20%) Oracle
3 15 (2.30%) Twitter
4 11 (1.68%) Telerik
5 8 (1.23%) Altova
5 8 (1.23%) DevExpress
6 6 (0.92%) Cognos
6 6 (0.92%) Infragistics
6 6 (0.92%) Sage
7 4 (0.61%) Google
8 3 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.31%) Epicor
10 1 (0.15%) Apple
10 1 (0.15%) BT
10 1 (0.15%) SAP
10 1 (0.15%) Adobe
10 1 (0.15%) Citrix
10 1 (0.15%) Red Gate
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
La Fosse Associates Limited
Salary: Car + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
IT Connections
Salary: Up to £45,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
West Midlands
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Harris Global
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 55k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £20000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, Flexi-time
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 12 months FTC
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 47,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago