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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 66 25 37
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +12
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 204 372 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.49% 6.90% 5.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.38% 14.07% 11.07%
Number of salaries quoted 197 330 264
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £27,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £49,850
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
2765 2644 2638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.31% 49.06% 47.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2450 2277 2333
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -14 57 £38,500 +3.35% 6
Birmingham -20 54 £35,000 +7.69% 11
Worcestershire -8 41 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Coventry -5 20 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Solihull -11 8 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Warwickshire -43 7 £25,000 -33.33% 1
Herefordshire -4 3 £40,000 +26.98% 2
Wolverhampton -11 2 £29,051 -10.61% 1
Shropshire - 2 £38,750 -
Walsall -2 1 £50,000 +41.84% 3
Halesowen - 1 £25,000 -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £32,000 - 1
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 534 (100.00%) .NET
2 470 (88.01%) C#
3 336 (62.92%) SQL Server
4 335 (62.73%) ASP.NET
5 289 (54.12%) SQL
6 287 (53.75%) HTML
7 272 (50.94%) JavaScript
8 223 (41.76%) CSS
9 212 (39.70%) MVC
10 174 (32.58%) Microsoft
11 160 (29.96%) Agile Software Development
11 160 (29.96%) jQuery
12 147 (27.53%) WCF
13 145 (27.15%) T-SQL
14 135 (25.28%) VB
15 126 (23.60%) .NET Framework
16 123 (23.03%) HTML5
17 117 (21.91%) Web Services
17 117 (21.91%) XML
18 113 (21.16%) OO
18 113 (21.16%) Visual Studio
19 104 (19.48%) Windows
20 89 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
21 83 (15.54%) WinForms
21 83 (15.54%) Software Engineering
22 73 (13.67%) Computer Science
23 72 (13.48%) Degree
24 71 (13.30%) CSS3
25 65 (12.17%) WPF
26 63 (11.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 53 (9.93%) IIS
2 29 (5.43%) Node.js
3 9 (1.69%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.31%) CMS
5 6 (1.12%) Umbraco
6 4 (0.75%) Apache
7 3 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.19%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 53 (9.93%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.75%) MS Office
3 2 (0.37%) SPSS
4 1 (0.19%) MS Project
4 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.87%) SaaS
2 2 (0.37%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.81%) Internet
2 8 (1.50%) HTTP
2 8 (1.50%) Kerberos
3 6 (1.12%) Broadband
4 1 (0.19%) VoIP
4 1 (0.19%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.19%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.19%) Extranet
4 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.19%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 336 (62.92%) SQL Server
2 56 (10.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 51 (9.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 44 (8.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 44 (8.24%) SQL Server 2012
5 36 (6.74%) NoSQL
6 35 (6.55%) Relational Database
6 35 (6.55%) MySQL
7 33 (6.18%) Crystal Reports
8 18 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 18 (3.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (2.25%) SQL Server 2000
10 9 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (1.50%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (1.50%) Oracle Database
12 7 (1.31%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.94%) MS Access
14 3 (0.56%) OLAP
14 3 (0.56%) Oracle OLAP
15 1 (0.19%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 113 (21.16%) Visual Studio
2 36 (6.74%) Git (software)
3 29 (5.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (3.56%) Subversion
5 12 (2.25%) NUnit
6 10 (1.87%) MSTest
6 10 (1.87%) Rhino Mocks
6 10 (1.87%) Moq
7 5 (0.94%) AccuRev
7 5 (0.94%) JIRA
8 4 (0.75%) Ant
9 3 (0.56%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.56%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.37%) Maven
10 2 (0.37%) CruiseControl
10 2 (0.37%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.37%) Hudson
11 1 (0.19%) LabVIEW
General
1 54 (10.11%) Finance
2 18 (3.37%) Back Office
3 17 (3.18%) Advertising
4 9 (1.69%) Automotive
5 8 (1.50%) Law
5 8 (1.50%) Marketing
6 7 (1.31%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.94%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.94%) Local Government
8 4 (0.75%) Electronics
9 3 (0.56%) Retail
10 2 (0.37%) Games
10 2 (0.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 465 (87.08%) Developer
2 221 (41.39%) .NET Developer
3 145 (27.15%) Software Developer
4 91 (17.04%) C# Developer
5 72 (13.48%) C# .NET Developer
6 64 (11.99%) Web Developer
7 56 (10.49%) .NET Software Developer
8 46 (8.61%) Junior
9 43 (8.05%) Senior Developer
9 43 (8.05%) Junior Developer
10 42 (7.87%) VB.NET Developer
11 41 (7.68%) Graduate
12 40 (7.49%) Lead Developer
13 33 (6.18%) ASP.NET Developer
14 30 (5.62%) Junior .NET Developer
15 28 (5.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 26 (4.87%) Senior .NET Developer
17 24 (4.49%) C# Software Developer
17 24 (4.49%) Graduate Developer
18 22 (4.12%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 534 (100.00%) .NET
2 335 (62.73%) ASP.NET
3 287 (53.75%) HTML
4 223 (41.76%) CSS
5 160 (29.96%) jQuery
6 147 (27.53%) WCF
7 126 (23.60%) .NET Framework
8 123 (23.03%) HTML5
9 117 (21.91%) Web Services
9 117 (21.91%) XML
10 89 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 83 (15.54%) WinForms
12 71 (13.30%) CSS3
13 65 (12.17%) WPF
14 63 (11.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 47 (8.80%) Ajax
16 36 (6.74%) ASP.NET Web API
17 25 (4.68%) RESTful
18 21 (3.93%) LINQ
19 17 (3.18%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 73 (13.67%) Computer Science
2 32 (5.99%) Client/Server
2 32 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (3.93%) N-Tier
4 14 (2.62%) Mobile App
5 10 (1.87%) Inversion of Control
6 9 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (0.94%) Learning Management System
7 5 (0.94%) NHS
8 4 (0.75%) E-Learning
8 4 (0.75%) SCORM
9 3 (0.56%) Replication
10 2 (0.37%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.37%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.37%) Physics
10 2 (0.37%) User Experience
11 1 (0.19%) Kinect
11 1 (0.19%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.19%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.19%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 104 (19.48%) Windows
2 21 (3.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (2.81%) Android
4 9 (1.69%) Apple iOS
5 5 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.56%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.37%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.19%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (39.70%) MVC
2 160 (29.96%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (21.16%) OO
4 83 (15.54%) Software Engineering
5 61 (11.42%) Web Development
6 57 (10.67%) Scrum
7 56 (10.49%) SDLC
8 42 (7.87%) Web Application Development
8 42 (7.87%) TDD
8 42 (7.87%) E-Commerce
9 41 (7.68%) Mentoring
10 34 (6.37%) OOP
11 33 (6.18%) Unit Testing
12 30 (5.62%) Business Intelligence
13 27 (5.06%) BDD
14 26 (4.87%) Project Management
14 26 (4.87%) Logistics
15 23 (4.31%) OOD
16 20 (3.75%) Waterfall
17 18 (3.37%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 470 (88.01%) C#
2 289 (54.12%) SQL
3 272 (50.94%) JavaScript
4 145 (27.15%) T-SQL
5 135 (25.28%) VB
6 51 (9.55%) VB6
7 27 (5.06%) Ruby
7 27 (5.06%) PL/SQL
8 25 (4.68%) C++
9 24 (4.49%) Java
10 19 (3.56%) PHP
11 16 (3.00%) C
12 12 (2.25%) PowerShell
13 9 (1.69%) Python
14 7 (1.31%) VBScript
15 6 (1.12%) VBA
15 6 (1.12%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.37%) XAML
16 2 (0.37%) COBOL
17 1 (0.19%) X++
Qualifications
1 72 (13.48%) Degree
2 13 (2.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (1.87%) ISEB
3 10 (1.87%) ISTQB
4 9 (1.69%) MCSD
5 5 (0.94%) MCP
5 5 (0.94%) MCAD
5 5 (0.94%) MCTS
6 3 (0.56%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.19%) CCA
7 1 (0.19%) HND
7 1 (0.19%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.00%) QA
2 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (2.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.19%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 174 (32.58%) Microsoft
2 54 (10.11%) Oracle
3 14 (2.62%) Telerik
4 6 (1.12%) Cognos
5 3 (0.56%) Citrix
5 3 (0.56%) Twitter
6 2 (0.37%) Google
6 2 (0.37%) Remedy
7 1 (0.19%) VMware
7 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.19%) Sun
7 1 (0.19%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.19%) Zoho
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Progressive North
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Go IT Recruitment Limited
Salary: 30K-40K + 25 days holiday + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £29,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Share options
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent Spa
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 55k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Net Talent
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 55k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 55k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + pension etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per month + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago