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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 18 21 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 6 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 8.22% 10.43% 10.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.33% 13.48% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 6
Average salary £33,750 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
45 89 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 61.64% 77.39% 63.77%
Number of salaries quoted 39 86 42
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (80.00%) Finance
3 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (60.00%) C#
4 7 (46.67%) SQL
5 6 (40.00%) VB6
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (40.00%) VB
5 6 (40.00%) Migration
5 6 (40.00%) Windows
5 6 (40.00%) OO
5 6 (40.00%) OOD
6 3 (20.00%) VBA
6 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
7 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
7 2 (13.33%) jQuery
8 1 (6.67%) T-SQL

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) .NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) AWS Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Migration
1 6 (40.00%) OO
1 6 (40.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) VB6
3 6 (40.00%) VB
4 3 (20.00%) VBA
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.67%) T-SQL