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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 63 47 30
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -17
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 234 277 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.81% 5.20% 6.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.98% 10.72% 12.98%
Number of salaries quoted 229 258 288
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,700 £50,000 £42,000
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
2606 2585 2643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 42.42% 48.54% 49.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2194 2330 2299
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 £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +4 94 £37,500 -6.25% 12
Birmingham -51 50 £36,500 +4.28% 14
Shropshire +2 29 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Worcestershire -17 21 £35,000 - 2
Warwickshire -20 18 £29,500 -39.17% 2
Coventry -10 12 £28,500 -28.75%
Solihull +1 6 £37,500 -12.79% 1
Walsall -8 6 £35,000 +40.00%
Herefordshire +4 5 £42,500 +41.66%
Wolverhampton -8 5 £21,500 -30.13% 1
Dudley +7 1 £40,000 - 1
Sutton Coldfield +3 1 £21,500 -42.66% 1
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 400 (100.00%) .NET
2 332 (83.00%) C#
3 256 (64.00%) ASP.NET
4 248 (62.00%) SQL
5 232 (58.00%) SQL Server
6 229 (57.25%) JavaScript
7 168 (42.00%) MVC
8 163 (40.75%) HTML
9 141 (35.25%) CSS
10 115 (28.75%) Microsoft
11 112 (28.00%) T-SQL
12 99 (24.75%) jQuery
13 98 (24.50%) Visual Studio
14 82 (20.50%) .NET Framework
15 77 (19.25%) XML
16 71 (17.75%) OO
17 69 (17.25%) Degree
18 67 (16.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 60 (15.00%) WinForms
19 60 (15.00%) Finance
19 60 (15.00%) Windows
20 58 (14.50%) Agile Software Development
20 58 (14.50%) Web Services
20 58 (14.50%) VB
21 56 (14.00%) HTML5
22 53 (13.25%) Web Development
23 51 (12.75%) MS Excel
24 46 (11.50%) Java
25 45 (11.25%) SDLC
26 43 (10.75%) Computer Science

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 32 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 22 (5.50%) IIS
3 16 (4.00%) CMS
4 5 (1.25%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 51 (12.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.50%) MS Office
3 1 (0.25%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.50%) Sage Pay
3 5 (1.25%) SaaS
4 2 (0.50%) Google Play
5 1 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.25%) SSL
2 16 (4.00%) HTTP
3 4 (1.00%) Kerberos
4 2 (0.50%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.50%) Internet
4 2 (0.50%) LAN
4 2 (0.50%) WAN
5 1 (0.25%) Intranet
5 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 232 (58.00%) SQL Server
2 67 (16.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 42 (10.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 42 (10.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 13 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (3.00%) VLDB
8 10 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (2.25%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (1.75%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.50%) MySQL
12 4 (1.00%) GIS
12 4 (1.00%) NoSQL
12 4 (1.00%) QlikView
12 4 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 98 (24.50%) Visual Studio
2 9 (2.25%) Selenium
3 8 (2.00%) Subversion
3 8 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.25%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.00%) Moq
5 4 (1.00%) NUnit
5 4 (1.00%) PowerBuilder
5 4 (1.00%) ReSharper
6 3 (0.75%) TortoiseSVN
7 2 (0.50%) AccuRev
7 2 (0.50%) Hudson
7 2 (0.50%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.50%) JIRA
7 2 (0.50%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 1 (0.25%) Ant
8 1 (0.25%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.25%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.25%) TestComplete
General
1 60 (15.00%) Finance
2 39 (9.75%) Retail
3 31 (7.75%) Automotive
4 12 (3.00%) Games
5 9 (2.25%) Law
6 7 (1.75%) Legal
7 5 (1.25%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.25%) Back Office
7 5 (1.25%) Electronics
8 4 (1.00%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.50%) Marketing
9 2 (0.50%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.25%) Billing
10 1 (0.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 333 (83.25%) Developer
2 240 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 130 (32.50%) C# Developer
4 123 (30.75%) VB.NET Developer
5 108 (27.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 74 (18.50%) Software Developer
7 64 (16.00%) .NET Software Developer
8 63 (15.75%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 62 (15.50%) SQL Developer
10 59 (14.75%) ASP.NET Developer
11 49 (12.25%) C# Software Developer
11 49 (12.25%) Web Developer
12 45 (11.25%) Junior
13 41 (10.25%) Junior Developer
14 30 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 27 (6.75%) .NET Web Developer
15 27 (6.75%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
16 25 (6.25%) Applications Developer
16 25 (6.25%) Senior Developer
17 23 (5.75%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 400 (100.00%) .NET
2 256 (64.00%) ASP.NET
3 163 (40.75%) HTML
4 141 (35.25%) CSS
5 99 (24.75%) jQuery
6 82 (20.50%) .NET Framework
7 77 (19.25%) XML
8 60 (15.00%) WinForms
9 58 (14.50%) Web Services
10 56 (14.00%) HTML5
11 43 (10.75%) WCF
12 42 (10.50%) WPF
13 41 (10.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 40 (10.00%) Ajax
14 40 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 38 (9.50%) AngularJS
16 22 (5.50%) CSS3
17 20 (5.00%) Entity Framework
18 17 (4.25%) XSLT
19 15 (3.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 43 (10.75%) Computer Science
2 17 (4.25%) Mobile App
3 16 (4.00%) iPad
4 11 (2.75%) Driving Licence
5 8 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.00%) N-Tier
6 5 (1.25%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.00%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.50%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.50%) Social Media
8 2 (0.50%) Xbox
9 1 (0.25%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.25%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.25%) EPoS
9 1 (0.25%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.25%) NHS
9 1 (0.25%) SCORM
9 1 (0.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 60 (15.00%) Windows
2 13 (3.25%) Apple iOS
3 12 (3.00%) Android
4 3 (0.75%) Windows 8
4 3 (0.75%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.25%) Linux
6 1 (0.25%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (42.00%) MVC
2 71 (17.75%) OO
3 58 (14.50%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (13.25%) Web Development
5 45 (11.25%) SDLC
6 41 (10.25%) Software Engineering
7 36 (9.00%) OOP
8 32 (8.00%) Project Management
8 32 (8.00%) Risk Management
9 29 (7.25%) Mentoring
10 28 (7.00%) TDD
11 22 (5.50%) B2B
11 22 (5.50%) Web Application Development
12 21 (5.25%) Scrum
13 19 (4.75%) CRM
13 19 (4.75%) Unit Testing
14 16 (4.00%) Migration
14 16 (4.00%) PRINCE2
14 16 (4.00%) SOA
15 14 (3.50%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 332 (83.00%) C#
2 248 (62.00%) SQL
3 229 (57.25%) JavaScript
4 112 (28.00%) T-SQL
5 58 (14.50%) VB
6 46 (11.50%) Java
7 30 (7.50%) C++
8 28 (7.00%) PHP
9 21 (5.25%) Ruby
10 17 (4.25%) VB6
11 13 (3.25%) PL/SQL
12 10 (2.50%) TypeScript
13 9 (2.25%) VBA
14 8 (2.00%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.75%) ActionScript
15 3 (0.75%) ActionScript 3.0
15 3 (0.75%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.50%) COBOL
16 2 (0.50%) F#
16 2 (0.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 69 (17.25%) Degree
2 43 (10.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (4.75%) MCSD
4 15 (3.75%) Security Cleared
5 9 (2.25%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.00%) MCAD
6 4 (1.00%) MCP
6 4 (1.00%) MCTS
7 2 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.25%) ISEB
8 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.25%) QA
2 5 (1.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (1.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 115 (28.75%) Microsoft
2 27 (6.75%) Oracle
3 10 (2.50%) PayPal
3 10 (2.50%) WorldPay
4 6 (1.50%) Google
5 5 (1.25%) Sun
6 4 (1.00%) DevExpress
7 2 (0.50%) LexisNexis
7 2 (0.50%) Sage
8 1 (0.25%) Adobe
8 1 (0.25%) Altova
8 1 (0.25%) Remedy
8 1 (0.25%) SAP
8 1 (0.25%) Siebel
8 1 (0.25%) Telerik
8 1 (0.25%) Twitter
8 1 (0.25%) VMware
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bonus + Microsoft accreditation
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + 25 days + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + car + pension + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £450000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + Holiday + Microsoft certification
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £28000 to £40000
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dudley
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Worcester
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Telford
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Worcestershire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago