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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 11 21 11
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 42 26 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 16.09% 10.88% 19.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.60% 15.76% 27.60%
Number of salaries quoted 36 23 46
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 £30,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £38,750 £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
178 165 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 68.20% 69.04% 71.11%
Number of salaries quoted 159 149 169
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 23 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 23 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 16 £35,000 - 1
Worcester +1 13 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Redditch 0 7 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Evesham +9 4 £43,500 +33.84%
VB.NET
West Midlands

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 23 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 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 57 (93.44%) C#
3 48 (78.69%) SQL Server
4 46 (75.41%) ASP.NET
5 40 (65.57%) HTML
6 30 (49.18%) XML
7 29 (47.54%) SQL
8 28 (45.90%) JavaScript
9 27 (44.26%) MVC
10 22 (36.07%) CSS
11 20 (32.79%) jQuery
12 19 (31.15%) Microsoft
13 18 (29.51%) WCF
14 17 (27.87%) Visual Studio
15 16 (26.23%) C++
16 15 (24.59%) Web Services
17 13 (21.31%) WinForms
17 13 (21.31%) Ajax
17 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET MVC
18 12 (19.67%) Software Engineering
18 12 (19.67%) WPF
18 12 (19.67%) XSLT
19 11 (18.03%) Oracle
19 11 (18.03%) VB
19 11 (18.03%) Internet
19 11 (18.03%) Web Development
19 11 (18.03%) .NET Framework
20 10 (16.39%) Degree
20 10 (16.39%) Digital Forensics
20 10 (16.39%) SQL Server 2012

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (8.20%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (16.39%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.03%) Internet
2 5 (8.20%) Intranet
3 2 (3.28%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (78.69%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.39%) SQL Server 2012
2 10 (16.39%) Oracle Database
3 6 (9.84%) MySQL
3 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (8.20%) Relational Database
4 5 (8.20%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.64%) DTS
Development Applications
1 17 (27.87%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (16.39%) Law
1 10 (16.39%) Military
2 2 (3.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 58 (95.08%) Developer
2 43 (70.49%) .NET Developer
3 16 (26.23%) ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (19.67%) C# Developer
5 11 (18.03%) Senior Developer
6 10 (16.39%) Software Developer
6 10 (16.39%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (13.11%) Senior .NET Developer
8 7 (11.48%) Software Engineer
9 6 (9.84%) SQL Developer
10 5 (8.20%) .NET Software Engineer
10 5 (8.20%) Web Developer
10 5 (8.20%) Applications Developer
10 5 (8.20%) C# Software Engineer
11 4 (6.56%) .NET Web Developer
12 3 (4.92%) Junior C# Developer
12 3 (4.92%) Software Programmer
12 3 (4.92%) .NET Programmer
12 3 (4.92%) Junior Developer
12 3 (4.92%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 46 (75.41%) ASP.NET
3 40 (65.57%) HTML
4 30 (49.18%) XML
5 22 (36.07%) CSS
6 20 (32.79%) jQuery
7 18 (29.51%) WCF
8 15 (24.59%) Web Services
9 13 (21.31%) WinForms
9 13 (21.31%) Ajax
9 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (19.67%) WPF
10 12 (19.67%) XSLT
11 11 (18.03%) .NET Framework
12 5 (8.20%) XSL
13 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 2 (3.28%) HTML5
14 2 (3.28%) CSS3
14 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 2 (3.28%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (44.26%) MVC
2 12 (19.67%) Software Engineering
3 11 (18.03%) Web Development
4 10 (16.39%) Digital Forensics
4 10 (16.39%) Scrum
5 7 (11.48%) OO
5 7 (11.48%) OOD
5 7 (11.48%) Unit Testing
6 6 (9.84%) ERP
7 5 (8.20%) OOP
7 5 (8.20%) Configuration Management
7 5 (8.20%) Software Testing
7 5 (8.20%) Change Control
8 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.92%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.92%) Data Analysis
9 2 (3.28%) Time Management
10 1 (1.64%) Logistics
10 1 (1.64%) Web Application Development
10 1 (1.64%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 57 (93.44%) C#
2 29 (47.54%) SQL
3 28 (45.90%) JavaScript
4 16 (26.23%) C++
5 11 (18.03%) VB
6 10 (16.39%) C
7 7 (11.48%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.28%) J#
9 1 (1.64%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) MCSD
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.48%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (31.15%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.03%) Oracle
3 2 (3.28%) Adobe
3 2 (3.28%) Macromedia
3 2 (3.28%) Apple
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 23 days ago