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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 57 61 26
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -35
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 271 240 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.43% 4.16% 7.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.36% 8.68% 14.15%
Number of salaries quoted 263 228 332
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £48,500 £42,500
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
2617 2765 2707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 42.80% 47.87% 49.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2166 2488 2352
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,346 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.36% -

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 1 July 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 1 July 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
Staffordshire +13 108 £37,500 -2.59% 12
Birmingham -23 68 £35,000 - 12
Shropshire +6 26 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Worcestershire -11 17 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Warwickshire +4 16 £29,000 -40.20% 2
Coventry -1 16 £29,000 -27.50% 1
Solihull +17 12 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Walsall +2 8 £35,000 -30.00%
Wolverhampton -4 5 £21,500 -25.99% 1
Sutton Coldfield +1 3 £25,500 -20.31%
Herefordshire -6 3 £42,500 +6.25%
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 447 (100.00%) .NET
2 371 (83.00%) C#
3 297 (66.44%) ASP.NET
4 283 (63.31%) SQL
5 271 (60.63%) JavaScript
6 260 (58.17%) SQL Server
7 205 (45.86%) MVC
8 198 (44.30%) HTML
9 168 (37.58%) CSS
10 142 (31.77%) Microsoft
11 127 (28.41%) T-SQL
12 123 (27.52%) jQuery
13 113 (25.28%) Visual Studio
14 95 (21.25%) XML
15 94 (21.03%) OO
16 89 (19.91%) .NET Framework
17 88 (19.69%) Degree
18 82 (18.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 79 (17.67%) Web Services
20 73 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
21 71 (15.88%) MS Excel
22 69 (15.44%) Windows
23 67 (14.99%) Finance
24 66 (14.77%) HTML5
25 64 (14.32%) WinForms
26 63 (14.09%) VB
27 59 (13.20%) SDLC
28 58 (12.98%) Web Development
29 55 (12.30%) ASP.NET MVC
30 52 (11.63%) WPF

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 37 (8.28%) SharePoint
2 32 (7.16%) IIS
3 18 (4.03%) CMS
4 4 (0.89%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 71 (15.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.36%) Sage Pay
2 12 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.89%) SaaS
4 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.22%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.37%) SSL
2 16 (3.58%) HTTP
3 3 (0.67%) Kerberos
4 2 (0.45%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.45%) Internet
4 2 (0.45%) LAN
4 2 (0.45%) WAN
5 1 (0.22%) Intranet
5 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 260 (58.17%) SQL Server
2 82 (18.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 49 (10.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 46 (10.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 39 (8.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (5.15%) Relational Database
7 14 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (2.91%) VLDB
9 9 (2.01%) RDBMS
10 8 (1.79%) MySQL
11 7 (1.57%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (1.57%) SQL Server 2000
12 6 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.89%) GIS
13 4 (0.89%) NoSQL
13 4 (0.89%) QlikView
14 3 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 113 (25.28%) Visual Studio
2 10 (2.24%) Selenium
3 8 (1.79%) Subversion
4 5 (1.12%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.89%) Moq
5 4 (0.89%) NUnit
5 4 (0.89%) PowerBuilder
5 4 (0.89%) ReSharper
5 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.67%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.67%) TortoiseSVN
6 3 (0.67%) Xcode
7 2 (0.45%) Hudson
7 2 (0.45%) TestComplete
7 2 (0.45%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 1 (0.22%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.22%) JIRA
8 1 (0.22%) Maven
8 1 (0.22%) TeamCity
General
1 67 (14.99%) Finance
2 51 (11.41%) Retail
3 38 (8.50%) Automotive
4 13 (2.91%) Law
5 11 (2.46%) Games
6 7 (1.57%) Legal
7 5 (1.12%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.12%) Electronics
8 4 (0.89%) Local Government
8 4 (0.89%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.67%) Back Office
10 2 (0.45%) Marketing
10 2 (0.45%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.22%) Advertising
11 1 (0.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 371 (83.00%) Developer
2 257 (57.49%) .NET Developer
3 165 (36.91%) C# Developer
4 134 (29.98%) C# .NET Developer
5 126 (28.19%) VB.NET Developer
6 92 (20.58%) Software Developer
7 82 (18.34%) SQL Developer
8 76 (17.00%) .NET Software Developer
8 76 (17.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 68 (15.21%) C# Software Developer
10 64 (14.32%) ASP.NET Developer
11 51 (11.41%) Web Developer
12 46 (10.29%) Junior
13 43 (9.62%) Junior Developer
14 34 (7.61%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 33 (7.38%) Applications Developer
15 33 (7.38%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
16 32 (7.16%) Senior Developer
17 31 (6.94%) T-SQL Developer
18 29 (6.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 447 (100.00%) .NET
2 297 (66.44%) ASP.NET
3 198 (44.30%) HTML
4 168 (37.58%) CSS
5 123 (27.52%) jQuery
6 95 (21.25%) XML
7 89 (19.91%) .NET Framework
8 79 (17.67%) Web Services
9 66 (14.77%) HTML5
10 64 (14.32%) WinForms
11 55 (12.30%) ASP.NET MVC
12 52 (11.63%) WPF
13 50 (11.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 49 (10.96%) WCF
15 45 (10.07%) Ajax
16 39 (8.72%) AngularJS
17 29 (6.49%) CSS3
18 22 (4.92%) SOAP
18 22 (4.92%) XSLT
19 20 (4.47%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 50 (11.19%) Computer Science
2 21 (4.70%) iPad
3 18 (4.03%) Mobile App
4 14 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (2.46%) Driving Licence
6 8 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.12%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.12%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.12%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.67%) e-Learning
8 3 (0.67%) LLPG
9 2 (0.45%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.45%) User Experience
9 2 (0.45%) Xbox
10 1 (0.22%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.22%) EPoS
10 1 (0.22%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.22%) NHS
10 1 (0.22%) SCORM
10 1 (0.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 69 (15.44%) Windows
2 13 (2.91%) Apple iOS
3 9 (2.01%) Android
4 4 (0.89%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.67%) Unix
6 2 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.22%) Linux
7 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.22%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (45.86%) MVC
2 94 (21.03%) OO
3 73 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (13.20%) SDLC
5 58 (12.98%) Web Development
6 51 (11.41%) Software Engineering
7 44 (9.84%) Mentoring
8 43 (9.62%) OOP
9 39 (8.72%) TDD
10 38 (8.50%) Project Management
11 36 (8.05%) Risk Management
12 30 (6.71%) Scrum
13 26 (5.82%) B2B
13 26 (5.82%) Web Application Development
14 24 (5.37%) Unit Testing
15 18 (4.03%) CRM
15 18 (4.03%) PRINCE2
16 17 (3.80%) Continuous Integration
17 16 (3.58%) Configuration Management
18 15 (3.36%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 371 (83.00%) C#
2 283 (63.31%) SQL
3 271 (60.63%) JavaScript
4 127 (28.41%) T-SQL
5 63 (14.09%) VB
6 51 (11.41%) Java
7 29 (6.49%) C++
8 24 (5.37%) PHP
9 22 (4.92%) Ruby
10 20 (4.47%) PL/SQL
11 16 (3.58%) VB6
12 9 (2.01%) PowerShell
13 7 (1.57%) TypeScript
13 7 (1.57%) VBA
14 5 (1.12%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.89%) F#
16 3 (0.67%) ActionScript
16 3 (0.67%) ActionScript 3.0
17 2 (0.45%) COBOL
17 2 (0.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 88 (19.69%) Degree
2 50 (11.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (5.37%) MCSD
4 17 (3.80%) Security Cleared
5 10 (2.24%) SC Cleared
6 9 (2.01%) MCP
7 7 (1.57%) MCAD
7 7 (1.57%) MCTS
8 2 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.22%) ISEB
9 1 (0.22%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.68%) QA
2 5 (1.12%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 142 (31.77%) Microsoft
2 39 (8.72%) Oracle
3 15 (3.36%) PayPal
3 15 (3.36%) WorldPay
4 7 (1.57%) Google
5 3 (0.67%) LexisNexis
5 3 (0.67%) Sun
6 2 (0.45%) DevExpress
6 2 (0.45%) Mapinfo
6 2 (0.45%) Sage
6 2 (0.45%) SAP
6 2 (0.45%) Siebel
7 1 (0.22%) Altova
7 1 (0.22%) Remedy
7 1 (0.22%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.22%) Telerik
7 1 (0.22%) Twitter
7 1 (0.22%) VMware
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cannock, Staffordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Interactive Software
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Benefits including 24 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum £3,000 Bonus, Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £34000 - £36000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Shropshire
Entertainment Magpie Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + flexi hours, pen, free parking
Posted: 4 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £23000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton
The SmartList
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
The SmartList
Posted: 2 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
The SmartList
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
The SmartList
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Droitwich
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago