The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 10 10 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 +18
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 13 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 15.85% 17.54% 4.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.50% 29.41% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 4
Average salary £32,500 £20,500 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.53% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £19,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB.NET
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wolverhampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
40 34 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 48.78% 59.65% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 40 32 47
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £19,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,500 £39,800
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Wolverhampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Wolverhampton region.

VB.NET Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Wolverhampton region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (64.00%) SQL
3 15 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 13 (52.00%) C#
5 11 (44.00%) Windows
6 10 (40.00%) VB
6 10 (40.00%) WinForms
6 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (32.00%) Scrum
7 8 (32.00%) TDD
7 8 (32.00%) NUnit
7 8 (32.00%) WPF
7 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (32.00%) Kanban
7 8 (32.00%) Spring.NET
7 8 (32.00%) Dependency Injection
7 8 (32.00%) Inversion of Control
7 8 (32.00%) MSTest
7 8 (32.00%) MVVM
7 8 (32.00%) Rhino Mocks
7 8 (32.00%) Moq
7 8 (32.00%) Castle Windsor
7 8 (32.00%) Ninject
7 8 (32.00%) Unity DI Container
8 7 (28.00%) Oracle
8 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
9 6 (24.00%) Web Services
9 6 (24.00%) MVC
9 6 (24.00%) WCF

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 4 (16.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) NUnit
1 8 (32.00%) MSTest
1 8 (32.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 8 (32.00%) Moq
2 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.00%) Toad
General
1 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (16.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 21 (84.00%) .NET Developer
3 11 (44.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Software Developer
5 5 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (16.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (16.00%) C# Developer
7 3 (12.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (12.00%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Business Process Consultant
8 2 (8.00%) Business Consultant
8 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Management Consultant
8 2 (8.00%) Business Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Consultant
8 2 (8.00%) Process Consultant
9 1 (4.00%) VB6 Developer
9 1 (4.00%) VB Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Excel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (40.00%) WinForms
3 8 (32.00%) WPF
3 8 (32.00%) Spring.NET
3 8 (32.00%) Castle Windsor
3 8 (32.00%) Ninject
3 8 (32.00%) Unity DI Container
4 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (24.00%) Web Services
5 6 (24.00%) WCF
6 4 (16.00%) HTML
6 4 (16.00%) CSS
7 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (8.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (8.00%) LINQ
8 2 (8.00%) XML
8 2 (8.00%) Ajax
8 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
9 1 (4.00%) MSMQ
9 1 (4.00%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (4.00%) Physics
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) TDD
2 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (32.00%) Kanban
2 8 (32.00%) Dependency Injection
2 8 (32.00%) MVVM
2 8 (32.00%) Scrum
2 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (24.00%) MVC
4 5 (20.00%) ERP
5 4 (16.00%) OO
6 2 (8.00%) CRM
6 2 (8.00%) OOD
6 2 (8.00%) Process Management
7 1 (4.00%) Migration
7 1 (4.00%) OOP
7 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 13 (52.00%) C#
3 10 (40.00%) VB
4 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.00%) VBA
5 3 (12.00%) VB6
6 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) MCTS
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) MCP
2 1 (4.00%) MCAD
2 1 (4.00%) MCSD
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) Metastorm
4 1 (4.00%) Business Objects
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