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

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
England / West Midlands
Rank 85 87 35
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -52
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 139 153 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.92% 2.88% 6.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.33% 6.48% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 129 144 297
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.38%

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
2196 2362 2416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.07% 44.39% 48.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1878 2016 2186
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +6 46 £40,250 +11.03% 15
Staffordshire -11 33 £37,500 -6.25% 11
Worcestershire +4 19 £40,000 +36.75% 4
Warwickshire +26 12 £35,000 +1.44% 1
Coventry +7 11 £42,500 +13.33%
Wolverhampton +16 6 £55,000 +52.77% 1
Smethwick - 3 £34,000 -
Sutton Coldfield +3 2 £36,250 +20.83% 1
Solihull -9 2 £28,000 -25.33%
Shropshire -12 2 £47,500 +31.03%
Herefordshire -26 1 £40,000 +23.07% 1
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 381 (99.74%) .NET
2 321 (84.03%) C#
3 271 (70.94%) SQL
4 254 (66.49%) ASP.NET
5 200 (52.36%) SQL Server
6 190 (49.74%) MVC
7 184 (48.17%) JavaScript
8 174 (45.55%) HTML
9 145 (37.96%) CSS
10 124 (32.46%) Microsoft
11 90 (23.56%) Agile Software Development
12 88 (23.04%) ASP.NET MVC
13 87 (22.77%) jQuery
14 86 (22.51%) Web Development
14 86 (22.51%) T-SQL
15 82 (21.47%) XML
16 76 (19.90%) Visual Studio
17 67 (17.54%) SDLC
18 62 (16.23%) .NET Framework
18 62 (16.23%) Web Services
19 58 (15.18%) VB
20 54 (14.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 50 (13.09%) MS Excel
22 49 (12.83%) Windows
22 49 (12.83%) HTML5
23 48 (12.57%) Mentoring
23 48 (12.57%) Finance
24 45 (11.78%) OO
25 44 (11.52%) SQL Server 2008
26 39 (10.21%) 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 27 (7.07%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.83%) IIS
2 7 (1.83%) Umbraco
3 6 (1.57%) CMS
4 5 (1.31%) WordPress
5 4 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.26%) Apache
7 1 (0.26%) Drupal
7 1 (0.26%) Moodle
Applications
1 50 (13.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.52%) MS Office
3 1 (0.26%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.83%) Shopify
3 3 (0.79%) Magento
3 3 (0.79%) OpenText MBPM
3 3 (0.79%) OpenText Process Suite
4 2 (0.52%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (0.79%) GitHub
1 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.71%) Internet
2 9 (2.36%) HTTP
2 9 (2.36%) SSL
3 4 (1.05%) Broadband
3 4 (1.05%) Intranet
4 2 (0.52%) LAN
4 2 (0.52%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.26%) LDAP
5 1 (0.26%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (52.36%) SQL Server
2 54 (14.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 44 (11.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 39 (10.21%) Relational Database
5 34 (8.90%) SQL Server 2005
6 25 (6.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (4.97%) MySQL
8 10 (2.62%) RDBMS
9 9 (2.36%) MongoDB
10 8 (2.09%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (2.09%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (1.31%) QlikView
12 5 (1.31%) SQL Server 2000
13 4 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (1.05%) DB2
13 4 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
14 2 (0.52%) BODI
14 2 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.52%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 76 (19.90%) Visual Studio
2 19 (4.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (2.88%) Git (software)
4 10 (2.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 9 (2.36%) Mercurial
6 8 (2.09%) Selenium
6 8 (2.09%) Subversion
7 7 (1.83%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.57%) LoadRunner
9 5 (1.31%) Moq
9 5 (1.31%) NUnit
9 5 (1.31%) TeamCity
10 4 (1.05%) JIRA
10 4 (1.05%) MSTest
10 4 (1.05%) Rhino Mocks
10 4 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
10 4 (1.05%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 4 (1.05%) WebDriver
11 3 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.79%) Bitbucket
General
1 48 (12.57%) Finance
2 21 (5.50%) Law
3 15 (3.93%) Legal
4 12 (3.14%) Retail
5 9 (2.36%) Advertising
6 7 (1.83%) Automotive
7 6 (1.57%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.31%) Aerospace
9 4 (1.05%) Local Government
9 4 (1.05%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.79%) Banking
11 2 (0.52%) Marketing
12 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 318 (83.25%) Developer
2 208 (54.45%) .NET Developer
3 106 (27.75%) C# Developer
4 94 (24.61%) C# .NET Developer
5 70 (18.32%) Software Developer
6 65 (17.02%) VB.NET Developer
7 49 (12.83%) Senior Developer
8 45 (11.78%) ASP.NET Developer
9 43 (11.26%) SQL Developer
10 33 (8.64%) Web Developer
11 31 (8.12%) .NET Software Developer
12 29 (7.59%) Senior .NET Developer
13 28 (7.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 28 (7.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
14 27 (7.07%) Applications Developer
15 26 (6.81%) C# Software Developer
16 20 (5.24%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 20 (5.24%) Senior C# Developer
17 18 (4.71%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
18 15 (3.93%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 381 (99.74%) .NET
2 254 (66.49%) ASP.NET
3 174 (45.55%) HTML
4 145 (37.96%) CSS
5 88 (23.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 87 (22.77%) jQuery
7 82 (21.47%) XML
8 62 (16.23%) .NET Framework
8 62 (16.23%) Web Services
9 49 (12.83%) HTML5
10 39 (10.21%) WPF
11 37 (9.69%) WCF
12 29 (7.59%) Ajax
13 28 (7.33%) Entity Framework
14 22 (5.76%) AngularJS
14 22 (5.76%) LINQ
15 20 (5.24%) CSS3
15 20 (5.24%) WinForms
16 19 (4.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 12 (3.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.12%) Computer Science
2 19 (4.97%) iPad
3 14 (3.66%) Mobile App
4 13 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.31%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.05%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (1.05%) Performance Metrics
7 4 (1.05%) Statistics
8 3 (0.79%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.52%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.52%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.52%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.52%) Life Science
9 2 (0.52%) LLPG
9 2 (0.52%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.52%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.52%) Online Gambling
9 2 (0.52%) Physics
9 2 (0.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 49 (12.83%) Windows
2 15 (3.93%) Apple iOS
3 13 (3.40%) Android
4 9 (2.36%) Linux
5 7 (1.83%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (49.74%) MVC
2 90 (23.56%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (22.51%) Web Development
4 67 (17.54%) SDLC
5 48 (12.57%) Mentoring
6 45 (11.78%) OO
7 28 (7.33%) Scrum
8 27 (7.07%) Software Engineering
9 22 (5.76%) OOP
10 20 (5.24%) CRM
11 19 (4.97%) Migration
12 18 (4.71%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (4.45%) TDD
13 17 (4.45%) Wealth Management
14 16 (4.19%) Front End Development
14 16 (4.19%) Workflow
15 14 (3.66%) Web Application Development
16 11 (2.88%) E-Commerce
16 11 (2.88%) SOA
16 11 (2.88%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 321 (84.03%) C#
2 271 (70.94%) SQL
3 184 (48.17%) JavaScript
4 86 (22.51%) T-SQL
5 58 (15.18%) VB
6 21 (5.50%) VB6
7 19 (4.97%) Java
8 14 (3.66%) C++
8 14 (3.66%) PHP
9 13 (3.40%) PL/SQL
10 10 (2.62%) C
11 9 (2.36%) F#
12 6 (1.57%) XPath
13 5 (1.31%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.79%) Ruby
15 2 (0.52%) Clojure
15 2 (0.52%) Erlang
15 2 (0.52%) Go
15 2 (0.52%) Haskell
15 2 (0.52%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 36 (9.42%) Degree
2 20 (5.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (3.66%) MCSD
4 10 (2.62%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.62%) Security Cleared
5 7 (1.83%) MCP
6 5 (1.31%) MCAD
6 5 (1.31%) MCTS
7 2 (0.52%) ISEB
7 2 (0.52%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.26%) HND
8 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.88%) QA
2 2 (0.52%) SLA
3 1 (0.26%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.05%) Nagios
2 1 (0.26%) cPanel
Vendors
1 124 (32.46%) Microsoft
2 27 (7.07%) Oracle
3 10 (2.62%) Telerik
4 6 (1.57%) Citrix
4 6 (1.57%) LexisNexis
4 6 (1.57%) VMware
5 4 (1.05%) Nimsoft
5 4 (1.05%) SolarWinds
6 2 (0.52%) Adobe
6 2 (0.52%) Dynatrace
6 2 (0.52%) Fiorano
6 2 (0.52%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.26%) Epicor
7 1 (0.26%) Google
7 1 (0.26%) Infor
7 1 (0.26%) MAPICS
7 1 (0.26%) Zend
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
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
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + training, certifications, laptop
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £39000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Herefordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
Stone, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Droitwich, Worcestershire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Huxley
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago