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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 12 17 6
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 46 33 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 17.76% 14.47% 27.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.56% 22.60% 40.65%
Number of salaries quoted 40 30 59
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,250 £29,500
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
180 146 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 69.50% 64.04% 68.58%
Number of salaries quoted 160 129 134
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 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 1 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 £37,500 - 2
Worcester -2 15 £35,000 -6.66%
Redditch -4 9 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Evesham +8 1 £45,000 +38.46%
VB.NET
West Midlands

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 1 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 68 (100.00%) .NET
2 63 (92.65%) C#
3 54 (79.41%) SQL Server
4 53 (77.94%) ASP.NET
5 45 (66.18%) HTML
6 37 (54.41%) SQL
7 33 (48.53%) JavaScript
8 26 (38.24%) CSS
9 25 (36.76%) MVC
10 24 (35.29%) XML
11 19 (27.94%) jQuery
12 18 (26.47%) WCF
13 16 (23.53%) Degree
13 16 (23.53%) VB
14 15 (22.06%) Microsoft
14 15 (22.06%) Computer Science
15 14 (20.59%) Web Services
16 13 (19.12%) Visual Studio
16 13 (19.12%) Ajax
17 12 (17.65%) Oracle
17 12 (17.65%) Internet
17 12 (17.65%) WinForms
18 11 (16.18%) T-SQL
18 11 (16.18%) C++
18 11 (16.18%) WPF
18 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET MVC
19 10 (14.71%) Web Development
19 10 (14.71%) .NET Framework
20 9 (13.24%) Digital Forensics
20 9 (13.24%) SQL Server 2012

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (8.82%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (13.24%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.65%) Internet
2 6 (8.82%) Intranet
3 4 (5.88%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (79.41%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.24%) MySQL
2 9 (13.24%) SQL Server 2012
2 9 (13.24%) Oracle Database
3 8 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.35%) Relational Database
4 5 (7.35%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.47%) DTS
Development Applications
1 13 (19.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (13.24%) Law
1 9 (13.24%) Military
2 1 (1.47%) Finance
Job Titles
1 65 (95.59%) Developer
2 49 (72.06%) .NET Developer
3 26 (38.24%) ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (16.18%) Senior Developer
5 9 (13.24%) C# Developer
5 9 (13.24%) Software Developer
6 8 (11.76%) Senior .NET Developer
7 7 (10.29%) Web Developer
7 7 (10.29%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (8.82%) Applications Developer
8 6 (8.82%) SQL Developer
8 6 (8.82%) .NET Web Developer
9 5 (7.35%) Software Engineer
10 3 (4.41%) VB.NET Developer
10 3 (4.41%) Programmer
10 3 (4.41%) C# Software Engineer
10 3 (4.41%) Web Applications Developer
10 3 (4.41%) .NET Software Engineer
10 3 (4.41%) .NET Programmer
10 3 (4.41%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (100.00%) .NET
2 53 (77.94%) ASP.NET
3 45 (66.18%) HTML
4 26 (38.24%) CSS
5 24 (35.29%) XML
6 19 (27.94%) jQuery
7 18 (26.47%) WCF
8 14 (20.59%) Web Services
9 13 (19.12%) Ajax
10 12 (17.65%) WinForms
11 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (16.18%) WPF
12 10 (14.71%) .NET Framework
13 9 (13.24%) XSLT
14 5 (7.35%) XSL
15 1 (1.47%) Classic ASP
15 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.06%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.76%) MVC
2 10 (14.71%) Web Development
3 9 (13.24%) Scrum
3 9 (13.24%) Digital Forensics
4 8 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 8 (11.76%) OO
4 8 (11.76%) Unit Testing
5 7 (10.29%) OOD
6 6 (8.82%) OOP
6 6 (8.82%) ERP
7 5 (7.35%) Configuration Management
7 5 (7.35%) Software Testing
7 5 (7.35%) Change Control
8 3 (4.41%) Data Analysis
8 3 (4.41%) Logistics
8 3 (4.41%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.47%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.47%) Web Application Development
9 1 (1.47%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (1.47%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (92.65%) C#
2 37 (54.41%) SQL
3 33 (48.53%) JavaScript
4 16 (23.53%) VB
5 11 (16.18%) T-SQL
5 11 (16.18%) C++
6 9 (13.24%) C
7 1 (1.47%) VB6
Qualifications
1 16 (23.53%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) MCSD
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (22.06%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.65%) Oracle
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000 + bonus, healthcare, brand new offices
Posted: 15 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago