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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 8 11 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 38 49 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 17.67% 18.77% 11.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.36% 28.65% 17.05%
Number of salaries quoted 37 48 30
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,350 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £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
134 171 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 62.33% 65.52% 66.42%
Number of salaries quoted 125 158 172
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 December 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 December 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
Redditch +8 16 £35,000 +27.27%
Worcester 0 14 £34,000 -2.85% 1
Bromsgrove +1 6 £24,000 -40.00% 2
VB.NET
West Midlands

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 86 (100.00%) .NET
2 75 (87.21%) SQL Server
2 75 (87.21%) C#
3 66 (76.74%) ASP.NET
4 50 (58.14%) JavaScript
5 47 (54.65%) HTML
6 38 (44.19%) MVC
7 31 (36.05%) CSS
8 27 (31.40%) SQL
8 27 (31.40%) Degree
9 24 (27.91%) WCF
9 24 (27.91%) MySQL
10 19 (22.09%) Computer Science
11 16 (18.60%) VB
12 15 (17.44%) T-SQL
12 15 (17.44%) Internet
13 14 (16.28%) Software Engineering
14 13 (15.12%) OOP
14 13 (15.12%) XML
14 13 (15.12%) Intranet
15 12 (13.95%) E-Commerce
16 11 (12.79%) Oracle
16 11 (12.79%) Microsoft
16 11 (12.79%) Logistics
16 11 (12.79%) Visual Studio
17 10 (11.63%) C++
18 7 (8.14%) Ajax
19 6 (6.98%) Unit Testing
19 6 (6.98%) OO
20 5 (5.81%) Web Development

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (4.65%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (4.65%) MS Office
1 4 (4.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.44%) Internet
2 13 (15.12%) Intranet
3 3 (3.49%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (87.21%) SQL Server
2 24 (27.91%) MySQL
3 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.49%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.49%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (12.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (1.16%) Finance
Job Titles
1 85 (98.84%) Developer
2 63 (73.26%) .NET Developer
3 26 (30.23%) Software Developer
3 26 (30.23%) ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (12.79%) Junior Developer
4 11 (12.79%) Junior
4 11 (12.79%) Junior .NET Developer
5 10 (11.63%) Web Developer
5 10 (11.63%) .NET Web Developer
6 9 (10.47%) Senior .NET Developer
6 9 (10.47%) C# Developer
6 9 (10.47%) Senior Developer
6 9 (10.47%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (8.14%) Graduate
8 6 (6.98%) Junior C# Developer
8 6 (6.98%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 6 (6.98%) Graduate Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Junior Web Developer
9 5 (5.81%) .NET Programmer
9 5 (5.81%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (100.00%) .NET
2 66 (76.74%) ASP.NET
3 47 (54.65%) HTML
4 31 (36.05%) CSS
5 24 (27.91%) WCF
6 13 (15.12%) XML
7 7 (8.14%) Ajax
8 5 (5.81%) jQuery
9 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (3.49%) XSL
9 3 (3.49%) Web Services
10 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.09%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.65%) Mathematics
2 4 (4.65%) Physics
3 3 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (44.19%) MVC
2 14 (16.28%) Software Engineering
3 13 (15.12%) OOP
4 12 (13.95%) E-Commerce
5 11 (12.79%) Logistics
6 6 (6.98%) Unit Testing
6 6 (6.98%) OO
7 5 (5.81%) OOD
7 5 (5.81%) B2B
7 5 (5.81%) Web Development
8 4 (4.65%) Benchmarking
9 3 (3.49%) Configuration Management
9 3 (3.49%) Software Testing
9 3 (3.49%) Change Control
10 2 (2.33%) ERP
11 1 (1.16%) Requirements Analysis
11 1 (1.16%) Data Analysis
11 1 (1.16%) Time Management
11 1 (1.16%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 75 (87.21%) C#
2 50 (58.14%) JavaScript
3 27 (31.40%) SQL
4 16 (18.60%) VB
5 15 (17.44%) T-SQL
6 10 (11.63%) C++
7 4 (4.65%) Java
7 4 (4.65%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 27 (31.40%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (12.79%) Oracle
1 11 (12.79%) Microsoft
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Droitwich
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 per annum + pension + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago