The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Worcestershire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 12 20 11
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 44 27 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 16.42% 11.44% 20.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.18% 16.67% 29.83%
Number of salaries quoted 38 24 47
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £38,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Programming Languages Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
182 162 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 67.91% 68.64% 69.08%
Number of salaries quoted 162 146 159
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB.NET
West Midlands

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +1 17 £35,000 +1.44% 1
Worcester -2 13 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Redditch +1 8 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Evesham +9 4 £43,500 +33.84% 2
VB.NET
West Midlands

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 63 (100.00%) .NET
2 59 (93.65%) C#
3 50 (79.37%) SQL Server
4 48 (76.19%) ASP.NET
5 42 (66.67%) HTML
6 30 (47.62%) JavaScript
6 30 (47.62%) SQL
6 30 (47.62%) XML
7 28 (44.44%) MVC
8 23 (36.51%) CSS
9 20 (31.75%) jQuery
10 19 (30.16%) WCF
10 19 (30.16%) Microsoft
11 17 (26.98%) Visual Studio
12 16 (25.40%) C++
13 15 (23.81%) Web Services
14 13 (20.63%) WinForms
14 13 (20.63%) Ajax
14 13 (20.63%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (19.05%) Software Engineering
15 12 (19.05%) WPF
15 12 (19.05%) VB
15 12 (19.05%) XSLT
15 12 (19.05%) Oracle
16 11 (17.46%) Internet
16 11 (17.46%) Web Development
16 11 (17.46%) .NET Framework
16 11 (17.46%) Degree
17 10 (15.87%) Computer Science
17 10 (15.87%) Digital Forensics

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 5 (7.94%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.46%) Internet
2 5 (7.94%) Intranet
3 2 (3.17%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (79.37%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.87%) SQL Server 2012
2 10 (15.87%) Oracle Database
3 7 (11.11%) MySQL
4 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (7.94%) Relational Database
5 5 (7.94%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.59%) DTS
Development Applications
1 17 (26.98%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (15.87%) Law
1 10 (15.87%) Military
2 2 (3.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (95.24%) Developer
2 44 (69.84%) .NET Developer
3 17 (26.98%) ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (19.05%) C# Developer
5 11 (17.46%) Software Developer
5 11 (17.46%) Senior Developer
6 10 (15.87%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (12.70%) Senior .NET Developer
8 7 (11.11%) Software Engineer
9 6 (9.52%) SQL Developer
10 5 (7.94%) .NET Software Engineer
10 5 (7.94%) C# Software Engineer
10 5 (7.94%) Web Developer
10 5 (7.94%) Applications Developer
11 4 (6.35%) .NET Web Developer
12 3 (4.76%) Junior C# Developer
12 3 (4.76%) Junior .NET Developer
12 3 (4.76%) .NET Programmer
12 3 (4.76%) Software Programmer
12 3 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (100.00%) .NET
2 48 (76.19%) ASP.NET
3 42 (66.67%) HTML
4 30 (47.62%) XML
5 23 (36.51%) CSS
6 20 (31.75%) jQuery
7 19 (30.16%) WCF
8 15 (23.81%) Web Services
9 13 (20.63%) WinForms
9 13 (20.63%) Ajax
9 13 (20.63%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (19.05%) WPF
10 12 (19.05%) XSLT
11 11 (17.46%) .NET Framework
12 5 (7.94%) XSL
13 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 2 (3.17%) HTML5
14 2 (3.17%) RESTful
14 2 (3.17%) CSS3
14 2 (3.17%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (44.44%) MVC
2 12 (19.05%) Software Engineering
3 11 (17.46%) Web Development
4 10 (15.87%) Digital Forensics
4 10 (15.87%) Scrum
5 7 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 7 (11.11%) OO
5 7 (11.11%) OOD
6 6 (9.52%) ERP
7 5 (7.94%) Change Control
7 5 (7.94%) Software Testing
7 5 (7.94%) OOP
7 5 (7.94%) Configuration Management
8 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.76%) Data Analysis
10 2 (3.17%) Time Management
10 2 (3.17%) Logistics
11 1 (1.59%) Web Application Development
11 1 (1.59%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 59 (93.65%) C#
2 30 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 30 (47.62%) SQL
3 16 (25.40%) C++
4 12 (19.05%) VB
5 10 (15.87%) C
6 8 (12.70%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.17%) J#
8 1 (1.59%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (17.46%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) MCSD
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (30.16%) Microsoft
2 12 (19.05%) Oracle
3 2 (3.17%) Apple
3 2 (3.17%) Adobe
3 2 (3.17%) Macromedia
Evesham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Evesham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago