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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 56 79 29
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -50
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 260 179 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.46% 3.22% 6.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.14% 6.89% 13.44%
Number of salaries quoted 248 165 319
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
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
2565 2598 2633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 44.00% 46.76% 48.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2145 2299 2224
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 August 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 30 August 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
Birmingham +7 82 £36,000 +2.85% 13
Staffordshire +5 79 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Worcestershire +3 22 £31,500 -16.00%
Shropshire - 17 £35,500 - 3
Wolverhampton - 14 £31,500 - 2
Coventry -2 11 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Solihull +19 10 £37,500 - 2
Warwickshire +18 9 £29,000 +16.00% 2
Sutton Coldfield -6 7 £28,500 -10.93%
Walsall +7 6 £31,500 -13.10%
Brierley Hill 0 1 £42,500 -
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 494 (100.00%) .NET
2 398 (80.57%) C#
3 340 (68.83%) SQL
4 329 (66.60%) ASP.NET
5 298 (60.32%) JavaScript
6 271 (54.86%) SQL Server
7 226 (45.75%) HTML
8 223 (45.14%) MVC
9 184 (37.25%) CSS
10 156 (31.58%) Microsoft
11 139 (28.14%) T-SQL
12 129 (26.11%) jQuery
13 115 (23.28%) Visual Studio
14 104 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
15 103 (20.85%) XML
15 103 (20.85%) OO
16 89 (18.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 89 (18.02%) .NET Framework
17 88 (17.81%) Degree
18 87 (17.61%) MS Excel
18 87 (17.61%) Web Services
19 81 (16.40%) Windows
20 78 (15.79%) SDLC
21 77 (15.59%) Web Development
22 73 (14.78%) VB
22 73 (14.78%) HTML5
23 69 (13.97%) ASP.NET MVC
24 63 (12.75%) Finance
25 59 (11.94%) WinForms
25 59 (11.94%) 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 (8.10%) SharePoint
2 33 (6.68%) IIS
3 15 (3.04%) CMS
4 10 (2.02%) Umbraco
5 3 (0.61%) Apache
5 3 (0.61%) Moodle
5 3 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (0.61%) WordPress
6 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 87 (17.61%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.61%) Fireworks
2 3 (0.61%) MS Office
2 3 (0.61%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.20%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.04%) Sage Pay
2 11 (2.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.40%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.20%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.86%) SSL
2 18 (3.64%) HTTP
3 3 (0.61%) Internet
4 2 (0.40%) LAN
5 1 (0.20%) Intranet
5 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 271 (54.86%) SQL Server
2 89 (18.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 57 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 50 (10.12%) SQL Server 2005
5 47 (9.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 31 (6.28%) Relational Database
7 21 (4.25%) MySQL
8 16 (3.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 15 (3.04%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (2.63%) VLDB
12 10 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (1.42%) SQL Server 2000
14 6 (1.21%) RDBMS
15 5 (1.01%) QlikView
16 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 3 (0.61%) QGIS
17 2 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
17 2 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
17 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 115 (23.28%) Visual Studio
2 14 (2.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 11 (2.23%) Subversion
4 10 (2.02%) Git (software)
4 10 (2.02%) Selenium
4 10 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (1.21%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.81%) LoadRunner
6 4 (0.81%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (0.81%) WebDriver
6 4 (0.81%) Xcode
7 3 (0.61%) TortoiseSVN
8 2 (0.40%) Moq
8 2 (0.40%) NUnit
8 2 (0.40%) ReSharper
8 2 (0.40%) TestComplete
8 2 (0.40%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 1 (0.20%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.20%) Hudson
9 1 (0.20%) TeamCity
General
1 63 (12.75%) Finance
2 47 (9.51%) Retail
3 37 (7.49%) Automotive
4 23 (4.66%) Law
5 10 (2.02%) Legal
6 9 (1.82%) Games
6 9 (1.82%) Local Government
7 7 (1.42%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.01%) Electronics
8 5 (1.01%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.61%) Advertising
10 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.20%) Billing
11 1 (0.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 408 (82.59%) Developer
2 267 (54.05%) .NET Developer
3 168 (34.01%) C# Developer
4 135 (27.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 128 (25.91%) VB.NET Developer
6 101 (20.45%) Software Developer
7 89 (18.02%) SQL Developer
8 71 (14.37%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 70 (14.17%) .NET Software Developer
10 65 (13.16%) C# Software Developer
11 62 (12.55%) ASP.NET Developer
12 51 (10.32%) Senior Developer
13 48 (9.72%) Web Developer
14 47 (9.51%) Applications Developer
15 34 (6.88%) Senior .NET Developer
16 33 (6.68%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
17 32 (6.48%) Junior
17 32 (6.48%) Junior Developer
18 28 (5.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 28 (5.67%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 494 (100.00%) .NET
2 329 (66.60%) ASP.NET
3 226 (45.75%) HTML
4 184 (37.25%) CSS
5 129 (26.11%) jQuery
6 103 (20.85%) XML
7 89 (18.02%) .NET Framework
8 87 (17.61%) Web Services
9 73 (14.78%) HTML5
10 69 (13.97%) ASP.NET MVC
11 59 (11.94%) WinForms
11 59 (11.94%) WPF
12 53 (10.73%) WCF
13 46 (9.31%) Ajax
13 46 (9.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 43 (8.70%) AngularJS
15 36 (7.29%) CSS3
16 24 (4.86%) Entity Framework
16 24 (4.86%) SOAP
17 18 (3.64%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 49 (9.92%) Computer Science
2 23 (4.66%) iPad
2 23 (4.66%) Mobile App
3 21 (4.25%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (2.02%) Driving Licence
6 7 (1.42%) e-Learning
6 7 (1.42%) LLPG
6 7 (1.42%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.01%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.61%) Virtual Team
8 3 (0.61%) VLE
9 2 (0.40%) NHS
9 2 (0.40%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.40%) PMI
9 2 (0.40%) User Experience
9 2 (0.40%) Xbox
10 1 (0.20%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.20%) Fintech
10 1 (0.20%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 81 (16.40%) Windows
2 23 (4.66%) Apple iOS
3 17 (3.44%) Android
4 9 (1.82%) Unix
5 6 (1.21%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.20%) Linux
7 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (45.14%) MVC
2 104 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (20.85%) OO
4 78 (15.79%) SDLC
5 77 (15.59%) Web Development
6 59 (11.94%) Mentoring
7 46 (9.31%) TDD
8 45 (9.11%) OOP
8 45 (9.11%) Scrum
9 39 (7.89%) Software Engineering
10 34 (6.88%) Project Management
11 33 (6.68%) Risk Management
12 26 (5.26%) CRM
13 23 (4.66%) B2B
13 23 (4.66%) Unit Testing
14 22 (4.45%) Continuous Integration
14 22 (4.45%) Web Application Development
15 21 (4.25%) Front End Development
16 18 (3.64%) PRINCE2
17 16 (3.24%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 398 (80.57%) C#
2 340 (68.83%) SQL
3 298 (60.32%) JavaScript
4 139 (28.14%) T-SQL
5 73 (14.78%) VB
6 49 (9.92%) Java
7 27 (5.47%) PL/SQL
8 25 (5.06%) PHP
9 23 (4.66%) Ruby
10 21 (4.25%) VB6
11 16 (3.24%) C++
12 11 (2.23%) F#
13 9 (1.82%) PowerShell
14 6 (1.21%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.61%) ActionScript
15 3 (0.61%) ActionScript 3.0
15 3 (0.61%) C
15 3 (0.61%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.61%) VBScript
16 2 (0.40%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 88 (17.81%) Degree
2 47 (9.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (4.05%) MCSD
4 18 (3.64%) Security Cleared
5 15 (3.04%) SC Cleared
6 11 (2.23%) MCP
7 7 (1.42%) MCAD
7 7 (1.42%) MCTS
8 2 (0.40%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.45%) QA
2 5 (1.01%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.61%) SLA
Vendors
1 156 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 50 (10.12%) Oracle
3 15 (3.04%) PayPal
3 15 (3.04%) WorldPay
4 8 (1.62%) Google
5 3 (0.61%) LexisNexis
5 3 (0.61%) Mapinfo
5 3 (0.61%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.40%) Sage
7 1 (0.20%) Altova
7 1 (0.20%) Citrix
7 1 (0.20%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.20%) SAP
7 1 (0.20%) Siebel
7 1 (0.20%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.20%) Sun
7 1 (0.20%) Telerik
7 1 (0.20%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £34000 - £36000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Market Drayton, Shropshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days hols
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kyna Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 Per Annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £38,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Alcester, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment Midlands Ltd
Salary: Pension + medical care
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + flexi hours, pen, free parking
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Shropshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days hols
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingswinford, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Salary: £26000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
West Midlands
Huxley
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Wolverhampton
Real Staffing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago