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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 17 14 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 8 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 8.08% 16.33% 4.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.67% 22.22% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 2
Average salary £34,000 £34,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.44% -4.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,000 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,590 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -
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
48 36 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 48.48% 73.47% 66.20%
Number of salaries quoted 42 36 43
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £40,000 £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 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (76.47%) Finance
3 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
4 11 (64.71%) Windows
5 9 (52.94%) OO
5 9 (52.94%) OOD
6 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (47.06%) SQL
6 8 (47.06%) VB
6 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (41.18%) C#
8 6 (35.29%) VB6
9 5 (29.41%) Migration
10 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (11.76%) TDD
10 2 (11.76%) NUnit
10 2 (11.76%) Spring.NET
10 2 (11.76%) WPF
10 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (11.76%) Kanban
10 2 (11.76%) Scrum
10 2 (11.76%) WinForms
10 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
10 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (11.76%) Unity DI Container
10 2 (11.76%) Castle Windsor
10 2 (11.76%) Ninject
10 2 (11.76%) Dependency Injection
10 2 (11.76%) Inversion of Control

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) NUnit
1 2 (11.76%) MSTest
1 2 (11.76%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (11.76%) Moq
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (76.47%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) .NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) VB Developer
5 1 (5.88%) VB6 Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) WinForms
2 2 (11.76%) WPF
2 2 (11.76%) Spring.NET
2 2 (11.76%) Castle Windsor
2 2 (11.76%) Ninject
2 2 (11.76%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (5.88%) Physics
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) OO
1 9 (52.94%) OOD
2 5 (29.41%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Scrum
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) TDD
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) Kanban
3 2 (11.76%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (11.76%) MVVM
3 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
1 8 (47.06%) VB
2 7 (41.18%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) VB6
4 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) VCP4
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
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