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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 14 22 26
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 32 15 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 13.79% 8.06% 10.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.19% 13.39% 14.65%
Number of salaries quoted 31 15 23
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
151 112 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 65.09% 60.22% 70.09%
Number of salaries quoted 141 103 148
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
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 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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 2015. 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 - 16 £35,000 - 2
Worcester +3 14 £35,000 +12.90% 1
Bromsgrove +3 5 £19,000 -38.70%
VB.NET
West Midlands

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 64 (100.00%) .NET
2 58 (90.63%) C#
3 53 (82.81%) SQL Server
4 42 (65.63%) ASP.NET
5 41 (64.06%) MVC
6 31 (48.44%) JavaScript
7 29 (45.31%) HTML
8 26 (40.63%) WCF
9 25 (39.06%) Software Engineering
10 19 (29.69%) MySQL
10 19 (29.69%) Degree
11 17 (26.56%) T-SQL
11 17 (26.56%) Microsoft
12 16 (25.00%) CSS
13 14 (21.88%) Oracle
13 14 (21.88%) XML
13 14 (21.88%) SQL Server 2012
14 13 (20.31%) SQL
14 13 (20.31%) Visual Studio
14 13 (20.31%) E-Commerce
14 13 (20.31%) Logistics
15 11 (17.19%) C++
16 10 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
17 8 (12.50%) Internet
17 8 (12.50%) Ajax
17 8 (12.50%) jQuery
18 7 (10.94%) Web Services
18 7 (10.94%) Computer Science
18 7 (10.94%) Mobile Development
19 6 (9.38%) Windows

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 1 (1.56%) IIS
1 1 (1.56%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Office
1 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.56%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) Internet
2 6 (9.38%) Intranet
3 1 (1.56%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (82.81%) SQL Server
2 19 (29.69%) MySQL
3 14 (21.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 13 (20.31%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 2 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 61 (95.31%) Developer
2 40 (62.50%) .NET Developer
3 30 (46.88%) Software Developer
4 16 (25.00%) C# Developer
5 14 (21.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (17.19%) .NET Software Developer
7 9 (14.06%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 9 (14.06%) Junior C# Developer
7 9 (14.06%) Junior .NET Developer
7 9 (14.06%) Junior Developer
7 9 (14.06%) Junior
8 8 (12.50%) Software Engineer
8 8 (12.50%) Programmer
8 8 (12.50%) .NET Software Engineer
8 8 (12.50%) .NET Programmer
8 8 (12.50%) VB.NET Programmer
9 7 (10.94%) VB.NET Developer
9 7 (10.94%) Graduate
10 6 (9.38%) Senior Developer
10 6 (9.38%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (65.63%) ASP.NET
3 29 (45.31%) HTML
4 26 (40.63%) WCF
5 16 (25.00%) CSS
6 14 (21.88%) XML
7 10 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (12.50%) jQuery
8 8 (12.50%) Ajax
9 7 (10.94%) Web Services
10 6 (9.38%) .NET Framework
10 6 (9.38%) JSON
10 6 (9.38%) WPF
11 1 (1.56%) HTML5
11 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (1.56%) XSD
11 1 (1.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.25%) Mathematics
2 4 (6.25%) Physics
3 2 (3.13%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.38%) Windows
1 6 (9.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (64.06%) MVC
2 25 (39.06%) Software Engineering
3 13 (20.31%) Logistics
3 13 (20.31%) E-Commerce
4 7 (10.94%) Mobile Development
5 6 (9.38%) Android Development
5 6 (9.38%) OOP
5 6 (9.38%) Benchmarking
6 3 (4.69%) Time Management
7 2 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.56%) Project Management
8 1 (1.56%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (1.56%) CRM
8 1 (1.56%) SOA
8 1 (1.56%) Business Analysis
8 1 (1.56%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (90.63%) C#
2 31 (48.44%) JavaScript
3 17 (26.56%) T-SQL
4 13 (20.31%) SQL
5 11 (17.19%) C++
6 4 (6.25%) C++/CLI
7 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.13%) VB
8 1 (1.56%) VB6
8 1 (1.56%) Java
8 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (29.69%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (26.56%) Microsoft
2 14 (21.88%) Oracle
3 1 (1.56%) Citrix
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