The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 11 14 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 48 35 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 19.67% 14.83% 29.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.97% 24.14% 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 44 33 62
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
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 Worcestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
178 145 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 72.95% 61.44% 71.30%
Number of salaries quoted 159 134 139
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Worcestershire

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

VB.NET
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bromsgrove 0 18 £40,000 +6.66%
Worcester -1 14 £30,000 -20.00%
Redditch -3 10 £35,000 -12.50% 1
VB.NET
West Midlands

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 79 (100.00%) .NET
2 73 (92.41%) C#
3 64 (81.01%) SQL Server
4 63 (79.75%) ASP.NET
5 50 (63.29%) HTML
6 42 (53.16%) JavaScript
6 42 (53.16%) SQL
7 32 (40.51%) CSS
8 27 (34.18%) MVC
9 23 (29.11%) XML
10 19 (24.05%) VB
10 19 (24.05%) Degree
10 19 (24.05%) WCF
11 18 (22.78%) Computer Science
12 17 (21.52%) jQuery
13 15 (18.99%) Internet
14 14 (17.72%) Microsoft
15 13 (16.46%) Ajax
16 12 (15.19%) Visual Studio
16 12 (15.19%) Web Services
16 12 (15.19%) MySQL
17 11 (13.92%) Oracle
17 11 (13.92%) T-SQL
18 10 (12.66%) C++
18 10 (12.66%) WinForms
18 10 (12.66%) Web Development
19 9 (11.39%) Software Engineering
19 9 (11.39%) WPF
19 9 (11.39%) ASP.NET MVC
19 9 (11.39%) MS Excel

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 6 (7.59%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (11.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.53%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.99%) Internet
2 8 (10.13%) Intranet
3 4 (5.06%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (81.01%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.19%) MySQL
3 8 (10.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (8.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (8.86%) Oracle Database
5 5 (6.33%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.33%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (15.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (8.86%) Law
1 7 (8.86%) Military
2 1 (1.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 75 (94.94%) Developer
2 57 (72.15%) .NET Developer
3 30 (37.97%) ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (15.19%) Software Developer
5 11 (13.92%) Senior Developer
6 10 (12.66%) Web Developer
6 10 (12.66%) C# Developer
7 9 (11.39%) .NET Web Developer
8 8 (10.13%) Senior .NET Developer
8 8 (10.13%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (8.86%) SQL Developer
10 5 (6.33%) Junior Developer
10 5 (6.33%) Junior
10 5 (6.33%) Software Engineer
10 5 (6.33%) Junior .NET Developer
11 4 (5.06%) Applications Developer
12 3 (3.80%) Web Applications Developer
12 3 (3.80%) Graduate
12 3 (3.80%) Programmer
12 3 (3.80%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (100.00%) .NET
2 63 (79.75%) ASP.NET
3 50 (63.29%) HTML
4 32 (40.51%) CSS
5 23 (29.11%) XML
6 19 (24.05%) WCF
7 17 (21.52%) jQuery
8 13 (16.46%) Ajax
9 12 (15.19%) Web Services
10 10 (12.66%) WinForms
11 9 (11.39%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (11.39%) WPF
12 8 (10.13%) .NET Framework
13 7 (8.86%) XSLT
14 5 (6.33%) XSL
15 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.78%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.80%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (34.18%) MVC
2 10 (12.66%) Web Development
3 9 (11.39%) Software Engineering
4 8 (10.13%) Unit Testing
4 8 (10.13%) OOP
4 8 (10.13%) OO
5 7 (8.86%) OOD
5 7 (8.86%) Scrum
5 7 (8.86%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (8.86%) Digital Forensics
6 6 (7.59%) ERP
7 5 (6.33%) Configuration Management
7 5 (6.33%) Software Testing
7 5 (6.33%) E-Commerce
7 5 (6.33%) Change Control
8 4 (5.06%) Logistics
9 3 (3.80%) B2B
9 3 (3.80%) Data Analysis
10 1 (1.27%) Requirements Analysis
10 1 (1.27%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (92.41%) C#
2 42 (53.16%) JavaScript
2 42 (53.16%) SQL
3 19 (24.05%) VB
4 11 (13.92%) T-SQL
5 10 (12.66%) C++
6 7 (8.86%) C
7 2 (2.53%) Java
8 1 (1.27%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (24.05%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) MCSD
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.86%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (17.72%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.92%) Oracle
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