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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 54 65 28
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -37
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 283 209 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.69% 3.55% 6.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.64% 7.50% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 273 202 326
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
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
2660 2786 2643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 44.05% 47.31% 49.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2211 2470 2278
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
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 28 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 28 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 +12 107 £37,500 -2.59% 4
Birmingham +1 72 £36,000 +2.85% 14
Shropshire +10 27 £32,500 -16.12% 4
Worcestershire -8 18 £32,000 -8.57% 3
Coventry -5 14 £29,000 -27.50%
Warwickshire +17 13 £29,000 +16.00% 4
Solihull +18 12 £37,500 - 2
Wolverhampton +9 11 £31,500 +8.43% 1
Walsall +8 11 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Sutton Coldfield -1 6 £29,250 -8.59%
Brierley Hill - 1 £42,500 -
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 466 (100.00%) .NET
2 370 (79.40%) C#
3 311 (66.74%) ASP.NET
4 309 (66.31%) SQL
5 281 (60.30%) JavaScript
6 260 (55.79%) SQL Server
7 216 (46.35%) MVC
8 210 (45.06%) HTML
9 174 (37.34%) CSS
10 146 (31.33%) Microsoft
11 129 (27.68%) jQuery
12 126 (27.04%) T-SQL
13 116 (24.89%) Visual Studio
14 97 (20.82%) XML
14 97 (20.82%) OO
15 88 (18.88%) .NET Framework
15 88 (18.88%) Degree
16 84 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
16 84 (18.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 79 (16.95%) Web Services
18 77 (16.52%) MS Excel
19 74 (15.88%) Windows
20 67 (14.38%) HTML5
20 67 (14.38%) Finance
21 64 (13.73%) SDLC
22 62 (13.30%) VB
22 62 (13.30%) Web Development
23 61 (13.09%) ASP.NET MVC
24 59 (12.66%) WinForms
25 56 (12.02%) 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 40 (8.58%) SharePoint
2 31 (6.65%) IIS
3 18 (3.86%) CMS
4 6 (1.29%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.43%) Apache
5 2 (0.43%) Moodle
5 2 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.43%) WordPress
6 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 77 (16.52%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.64%) MS Office
3 2 (0.43%) Fireworks
3 2 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.21%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.22%) Sage Pay
2 11 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.64%) SaaS
4 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.21%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.15%) SSL
2 18 (3.86%) HTTP
3 3 (0.64%) Internet
4 2 (0.43%) LAN
4 2 (0.43%) WAN
5 1 (0.21%) Intranet
5 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 260 (55.79%) SQL Server
2 84 (18.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 53 (11.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 48 (10.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 42 (9.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (4.94%) Relational Database
7 16 (3.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 15 (3.22%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (3.00%) MySQL
10 13 (2.79%) VLDB
11 12 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (1.50%) RDBMS
14 4 (0.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 4 (0.86%) QlikView
14 4 (0.86%) SQL Server 2000
15 3 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
15 3 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
15 3 (0.64%) QGIS
15 3 (0.64%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 116 (24.89%) Visual Studio
2 9 (1.93%) Subversion
3 8 (1.72%) Git (software)
3 8 (1.72%) Selenium
3 8 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 8 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.86%) Moq
4 4 (0.86%) NUnit
5 3 (0.64%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.64%) ReSharper
5 3 (0.64%) TortoiseSVN
5 3 (0.64%) Xcode
6 2 (0.43%) PowerBuilder
6 2 (0.43%) TestComplete
6 2 (0.43%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.21%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.21%) Hudson
7 1 (0.21%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.21%) WebDriver
General
1 67 (14.38%) Finance
2 53 (11.37%) Retail
3 36 (7.73%) Automotive
4 17 (3.65%) Law
5 11 (2.36%) Games
6 7 (1.50%) Legal
7 6 (1.29%) Aerospace
7 6 (1.29%) Local Government
7 6 (1.29%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.07%) Electronics
9 3 (0.64%) Advertising
10 2 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.43%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.21%) Back Office
11 1 (0.21%) Billing
Job Titles
1 388 (83.26%) Developer
2 261 (56.01%) .NET Developer
3 161 (34.55%) C# Developer
4 131 (28.11%) VB.NET Developer
5 128 (27.47%) C# .NET Developer
6 95 (20.39%) Software Developer
7 85 (18.24%) SQL Developer
8 77 (16.52%) .NET Software Developer
9 73 (15.67%) C# VB.NET Developer
10 65 (13.95%) C# Software Developer
11 53 (11.37%) ASP.NET Developer
12 49 (10.52%) Web Developer
13 41 (8.80%) Applications Developer
13 41 (8.80%) Senior Developer
14 39 (8.37%) Junior
14 39 (8.37%) Junior Developer
15 32 (6.87%) T-SQL Developer
16 31 (6.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 29 (6.22%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
18 27 (5.79%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 466 (100.00%) .NET
2 311 (66.74%) ASP.NET
3 210 (45.06%) HTML
4 174 (37.34%) CSS
5 129 (27.68%) jQuery
6 97 (20.82%) XML
7 88 (18.88%) .NET Framework
8 79 (16.95%) Web Services
9 67 (14.38%) HTML5
10 61 (13.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 59 (12.66%) WinForms
12 56 (12.02%) WPF
13 51 (10.94%) WCF
14 50 (10.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 40 (8.58%) Ajax
16 39 (8.37%) AngularJS
17 27 (5.79%) CSS3
18 23 (4.94%) SOAP
19 22 (4.72%) Entity Framework
20 21 (4.51%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 45 (9.66%) Computer Science
2 23 (4.94%) iPad
3 22 (4.72%) Mobile App
4 19 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (2.15%) Driving Licence
5 10 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.50%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.29%) e-Learning
8 5 (1.07%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.07%) LLPG
9 4 (0.86%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.64%) NHS
11 2 (0.43%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.43%) PMI
11 2 (0.43%) User Experience
11 2 (0.43%) VLE
11 2 (0.43%) Xbox
12 1 (0.21%) Fintech
12 1 (0.21%) SCORM
12 1 (0.21%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 74 (15.88%) Windows
2 17 (3.65%) Apple iOS
3 12 (2.58%) Android
4 6 (1.29%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.07%) Unix
6 2 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.21%) Linux
7 1 (0.21%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (46.35%) MVC
2 97 (20.82%) OO
3 84 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (13.73%) SDLC
5 62 (13.30%) Web Development
6 50 (10.73%) Mentoring
7 43 (9.23%) OOP
8 42 (9.01%) TDD
9 40 (8.58%) Software Engineering
10 38 (8.15%) Project Management
11 37 (7.94%) Risk Management
12 33 (7.08%) Scrum
13 27 (5.79%) B2B
14 25 (5.36%) Web Application Development
15 23 (4.94%) Unit Testing
16 21 (4.51%) CRM
17 19 (4.08%) PRINCE2
18 17 (3.65%) Continuous Integration
19 16 (3.43%) Business Intelligence
20 15 (3.22%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 370 (79.40%) C#
2 309 (66.31%) SQL
3 281 (60.30%) JavaScript
4 126 (27.04%) T-SQL
5 62 (13.30%) VB
6 49 (10.52%) Java
7 24 (5.15%) PHP
8 23 (4.94%) C++
8 23 (4.94%) PL/SQL
9 22 (4.72%) Ruby
10 18 (3.86%) VB6
11 7 (1.50%) F#
12 6 (1.29%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.07%) Objective-C
14 4 (0.86%) TypeScript
14 4 (0.86%) VBA
15 3 (0.64%) ActionScript
15 3 (0.64%) ActionScript 3.0
15 3 (0.64%) VBScript
16 2 (0.43%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 88 (18.88%) Degree
2 46 (9.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (4.29%) MCSD
4 18 (3.86%) Security Cleared
5 13 (2.79%) SC Cleared
6 7 (1.50%) MCP
7 4 (0.86%) MCAD
7 4 (0.86%) MCTS
8 2 (0.43%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.00%) QA
2 5 (1.07%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 146 (31.33%) Microsoft
2 42 (9.01%) Oracle
3 15 (3.22%) PayPal
3 15 (3.22%) WorldPay
4 7 (1.50%) Google
5 3 (0.64%) LexisNexis
5 3 (0.64%) Mapinfo
6 2 (0.43%) Sage
6 2 (0.43%) SAP
6 2 (0.43%) Siebel
6 2 (0.43%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.43%) Sun
7 1 (0.21%) Altova
7 1 (0.21%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.21%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.21%) Telerik
7 1 (0.21%) Twitter
7 1 (0.21%) VMware
Birmingham
CGI IT UK
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + flexi hours, pen, free parking
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + profit share + pension + healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Cornucopia IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum £3,000 Bonus, Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £34000 - £36000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days hols
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcestershire
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Dudley
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £39924.00 - £42742.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, SickPay
Posted: 8 days ago
Southam, Warwickshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Wolverhampton
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Iress
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago