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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
England / West Midlands
Rank 75 96 42
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -54
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 149 166 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.22% 2.80% 5.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.94% 6.36% 11.56%
Number of salaries quoted 141 154 277
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,590
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.36%

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
2146 2612 2492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.34% 44.11% 48.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1852 2255 2210
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 March 2017.

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 March 2017. 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 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 +18 46 £36,500 +14.06% 6
Staffordshire -3 41 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Worcestershire -1 20 £40,000 +95.12% 5
Warwickshire +30 17 £35,000 -6.04% 2
Sutton Coldfield +4 7 £36,500 +21.66%
Shropshire -7 6 £40,000 +23.07%
Coventry +9 4 £45,000 +24.13% 1
Smethwick - 2 £34,000 -
Stourbridge - 2 £45,000 -
Wolverhampton - 2 £55,000 - 1
Brierley Hill 0 1 £50,000 -
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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.

1 370 (99.73%) .NET
2 311 (83.83%) C#
3 257 (69.27%) SQL
4 236 (63.61%) ASP.NET
5 185 (49.87%) SQL Server
6 179 (48.25%) MVC
7 177 (47.71%) JavaScript
8 168 (45.28%) HTML
9 147 (39.62%) CSS
10 112 (30.19%) Microsoft
11 89 (23.99%) ASP.NET MVC
12 88 (23.72%) jQuery
12 88 (23.72%) Web Development
13 86 (23.18%) Agile Software Development
14 78 (21.02%) T-SQL
15 73 (19.68%) XML
16 65 (17.52%) Visual Studio
17 62 (16.71%) Web Services
18 61 (16.44%) .NET Framework
19 55 (14.82%) SDLC
20 51 (13.75%) HTML5
21 49 (13.21%) VB
22 48 (12.94%) OO
23 47 (12.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 45 (12.13%) Finance
25 43 (11.59%) Windows
25 43 (11.59%) WCF
26 41 (11.05%) MS Excel
27 40 (10.78%) WPF
27 40 (10.78%) Mentoring

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 18 (4.85%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (1.08%) CMS
2 4 (1.08%) WordPress
3 3 (0.81%) IIS
4 2 (0.54%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.27%) Drupal
Applications
1 41 (11.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.54%) MS Office
3 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.89%) Shopify
3 4 (1.08%) Magento
4 3 (0.81%) OpenText MBPM
4 3 (0.81%) OpenText Process Suite
5 2 (0.54%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.62%) GitHub
2 5 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.85%) Internet
2 12 (3.23%) SSL
3 10 (2.70%) HTTP
4 4 (1.08%) Broadband
4 4 (1.08%) Intranet
5 2 (0.54%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.27%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.27%) LAN
6 1 (0.27%) LDAP
6 1 (0.27%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (49.87%) SQL Server
2 47 (12.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 34 (9.16%) Relational Database
4 32 (8.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (6.47%) MySQL
6 20 (5.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (4.58%) SQL Server 2005
8 15 (4.04%) MongoDB
9 10 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (2.43%) RDBMS
11 8 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (1.62%) NoSQL
13 5 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (1.35%) Power BI
13 5 (1.35%) QlikView
14 4 (1.08%) DB2
14 4 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
15 3 (0.81%) Riak
16 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 65 (17.52%) Visual Studio
2 19 (5.12%) Git (software)
2 19 (5.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (2.96%) Mercurial
4 9 (2.43%) Subversion
5 8 (2.16%) TeamCity
6 7 (1.89%) JIRA
7 6 (1.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (1.62%) Bitbucket
7 6 (1.62%) MSTest
7 6 (1.62%) NUnit
8 5 (1.35%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.35%) Selenium
8 5 (1.35%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 4 (1.08%) Moq
9 4 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (1.08%) Rhino Mocks
10 3 (0.81%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.81%) LoadRunner
10 3 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 45 (12.13%) Finance
2 13 (3.50%) Law
2 13 (3.50%) Retail
3 11 (2.96%) Legal
4 10 (2.70%) Advertising
5 8 (2.16%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.08%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.08%) Electronics
6 4 (1.08%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.81%) Banking
8 2 (0.54%) Automotive
8 2 (0.54%) Marketing
9 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 300 (80.86%) Developer
2 197 (53.10%) .NET Developer
3 98 (26.42%) C# Developer
4 80 (21.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 67 (18.06%) Software Developer
5 67 (18.06%) VB.NET Developer
6 46 (12.40%) Senior Developer
7 43 (11.59%) SQL Developer
8 35 (9.43%) ASP.NET Developer
8 35 (9.43%) Web Developer
9 32 (8.63%) C# VB.NET Developer
10 29 (7.82%) .NET Software Developer
11 23 (6.20%) C# Software Developer
12 20 (5.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 20 (5.39%) Senior .NET Developer
13 18 (4.85%) Junior
13 18 (4.85%) Junior Developer
13 18 (4.85%) Senior C# Developer
14 17 (4.58%) .NET Web Developer
15 16 (4.31%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 370 (99.73%) .NET
2 236 (63.61%) ASP.NET
3 168 (45.28%) HTML
4 147 (39.62%) CSS
5 89 (23.99%) ASP.NET MVC
6 88 (23.72%) jQuery
7 73 (19.68%) XML
8 62 (16.71%) Web Services
9 61 (16.44%) .NET Framework
10 51 (13.75%) HTML5
11 43 (11.59%) WCF
12 40 (10.78%) WPF
13 31 (8.36%) Entity Framework
14 30 (8.09%) Ajax
15 25 (6.74%) LINQ
16 22 (5.93%) AngularJS
17 21 (5.66%) WinForms
18 18 (4.85%) CSS3
19 17 (4.58%) REST
20 16 (4.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.20%) Computer Science
2 20 (5.39%) iPad
3 15 (4.04%) Mobile App
4 13 (3.50%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (1.62%) N-Tier
7 5 (1.35%) AS400
7 5 (1.35%) User Experience
8 3 (0.81%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.81%) Online Gambling
9 2 (0.54%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.54%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.54%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.54%) Life Science
9 2 (0.54%) Social Media
10 1 (0.27%) Blog
10 1 (0.27%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.27%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.27%) Fintech
10 1 (0.27%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 43 (11.59%) Windows
2 15 (4.04%) Linux
3 13 (3.50%) Apple iOS
4 12 (3.23%) Android
5 3 (0.81%) Unix
6 2 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (48.25%) MVC
2 88 (23.72%) Web Development
3 86 (23.18%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (14.82%) SDLC
5 48 (12.94%) OO
6 40 (10.78%) Mentoring
7 28 (7.55%) Scrum
8 26 (7.01%) OOP
9 25 (6.74%) Software Engineering
10 22 (5.93%) TDD
11 19 (5.12%) Web Application Development
12 18 (4.85%) SOLID
13 17 (4.58%) E-Commerce
13 17 (4.58%) Migration
14 16 (4.31%) Software Architecture
15 15 (4.04%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (4.04%) SOA
15 15 (4.04%) Time Management
16 14 (3.77%) CRM
16 14 (3.77%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 311 (83.83%) C#
2 257 (69.27%) SQL
3 177 (47.71%) JavaScript
4 78 (21.02%) T-SQL
5 49 (13.21%) VB
6 23 (6.20%) VB6
7 20 (5.39%) Java
8 17 (4.58%) C++
9 14 (3.77%) C
10 13 (3.50%) PHP
11 6 (1.62%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.62%) Ruby
11 6 (1.62%) XPath
12 5 (1.35%) F#
13 4 (1.08%) R
13 4 (1.08%) UniBasic
14 2 (0.54%) Clojure
14 2 (0.54%) Go
14 2 (0.54%) Haskell
14 2 (0.54%) VC++
Qualifications
1 29 (7.82%) Degree
2 16 (4.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (2.70%) MCSD
4 6 (1.62%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.62%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.81%) ISEB
5 3 (0.81%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.54%) MCAD
6 2 (0.54%) MCP
6 2 (0.54%) MCTS
7 1 (0.27%) HND
7 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.54%) QA
2 1 (0.27%) PA-DSS
2 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.08%) Nagios
2 1 (0.27%) cPanel
Vendors
1 112 (30.19%) Microsoft
2 12 (3.23%) Oracle
3 11 (2.96%) Telerik
4 6 (1.62%) LexisNexis
5 5 (1.35%) Citrix
5 5 (1.35%) Epicor
5 5 (1.35%) Infor
5 5 (1.35%) MAPICS
5 5 (1.35%) VMware
6 4 (1.08%) Nimsoft
6 4 (1.08%) SolarWinds
7 2 (0.54%) Adobe
7 2 (0.54%) Dynatrace
7 2 (0.54%) Fiorano
7 2 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.27%) Zend
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ascend Consulting
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: Up to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dudley
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £25k - 50k per year + Amazing Bens!
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Droitwich, Worcestershire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Parking
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Erin Associates
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
Lewis Paige
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
onezeero.
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
greywood
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lewis Paige
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum depending on skills and experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £34000 - £39000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Leamington Spa
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago