Period
to 18 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for VB.NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB.NET over the 6 months to 18 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 81 95
Rank change year-on-year -50 +14 -17
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 61 151 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.61% 3.30% 2.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.39% 8.13% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 49 149 86
Birmingham median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.74% +2.82% +1.43%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,650 £27,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £52,500 £50,000
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +7.14%

VB.NET is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1799 1858 1624
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 47.35% 40.58% 43.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1541 1577 1462
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,500 £25,000 £26,025
90th Percentile £63,000 £63,000 £62,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,162 £38,500
% change year-on-year +2.14% +1.72% +2.67%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing VB.NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Birmingham

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET in Birmingham.

Salary trend for VB.NET in Birmingham

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in Birmingham over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, IT jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 57 (93.44%) C#
3 52 (85.25%) SQL Server
4 38 (62.30%) HTML
4 38 (62.30%) JavaScript
5 32 (52.46%) CSS
6 29 (47.54%) ASP.NET
7 26 (42.62%) Microsoft
8 25 (40.98%) SQL
9 22 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (32.79%) Web Development
11 19 (31.15%) MVC
11 19 (31.15%) Web Services
12 18 (29.51%) XML
13 16 (26.23%) LINQ
14 15 (24.59%) SOAP
15 14 (22.95%) .NET Framework
15 14 (22.95%) AngularJS
16 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 13 (21.31%) Finance
16 13 (21.31%) Visual Studio
16 13 (21.31%) Project Management
17 12 (19.67%) Extranet
17 12 (19.67%) Oracle
17 12 (19.67%) T-SQL
17 12 (19.67%) PRINCE2
17 12 (19.67%) Windows
17 12 (19.67%) Degree
17 12 (19.67%) Project Planning
17 12 (19.67%) Change Control

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (14.75%) SharePoint
2 7 (11.48%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (11.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.28%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.64%) CMS
4 1 (1.64%) Confluence
4 1 (1.64%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.67%) Extranet
2 5 (8.20%) CTI
3 4 (6.56%) ATM
4 2 (3.28%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (85.25%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (11.48%) DTS
3 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (9.84%) MySQL
5 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.64%) OLAP
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (21.31%) Visual Studio
2 9 (14.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.64%) JIRA
3 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (1.64%) webpack
General
1 13 (21.31%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Law
3 4 (6.56%) Retail
4 2 (3.28%) Advertising
4 2 (3.28%) Legal
5 1 (1.64%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 41 (67.21%) Developer
2 21 (34.43%) C# Developer
3 18 (29.51%) .NET Developer
4 13 (21.31%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (21.31%) Project Manager
4 13 (21.31%) VB.NET Developer
5 12 (19.67%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 10 (16.39%) IT Manager
6 10 (16.39%) IT Project Manager
6 10 (16.39%) Web Developer
7 9 (14.75%) C# Software Developer
7 9 (14.75%) C# Web Developer
8 8 (13.11%) Angular Developer
9 7 (11.48%) Integration Developer
9 7 (11.48%) ServiceNow Developer
10 6 (9.84%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (9.84%) SQL Developer
11 5 (8.20%) HTML Developer
11 5 (8.20%) Junior
11 5 (8.20%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (62.30%) HTML
3 32 (52.46%) CSS
4 29 (47.54%) ASP.NET
5 19 (31.15%) Web Services
6 18 (29.51%) XML
7 16 (26.23%) LINQ
8 15 (24.59%) SOAP
9 14 (22.95%) .NET Framework
9 14 (22.95%) AngularJS
10 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 11 (18.03%) jQuery
12 10 (16.39%) JSON
13 9 (14.75%) Entity Framework
14 8 (13.11%) .NET Core
14 8 (13.11%) HTML5
14 8 (13.11%) Kendo UI
14 8 (13.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 7 (11.48%) REST
15 7 (11.48%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Mobile App
2 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.67%) Windows
2 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.64%) HPUX
4 1 (1.64%) Linux
4 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.64%) Unix
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (32.79%) Web Development
3 19 (31.15%) MVC
4 13 (21.31%) Project Management
5 12 (19.67%) Change Control
5 12 (19.67%) PRINCE2
5 12 (19.67%) Project Planning
6 11 (18.03%) Work Breakdown Structure
7 8 (13.11%) Mobile Application Development
7 8 (13.11%) Prototyping
8 7 (11.48%) Data Transformation
8 7 (11.48%) ITIL
8 7 (11.48%) Service Management
8 7 (11.48%) SOA
8 7 (11.48%) Time Management
9 6 (9.84%) CRM
9 6 (9.84%) OOP
10 5 (8.20%) Robotic Process Automation
10 5 (8.20%) Scrum
11 4 (6.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 57 (93.44%) C#
2 38 (62.30%) JavaScript
3 25 (40.98%) SQL
4 12 (19.67%) T-SQL
5 6 (9.84%) PHP
6 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.28%) VB
7 1 (1.64%) C++
7 1 (1.64%) Java
7 1 (1.64%) VB6
Qualifications
1 12 (19.67%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.28%) vSphere
3 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (42.62%) Microsoft
2 12 (19.67%) Oracle
3 7 (11.48%) ServiceNow
4 5 (8.20%) Citrix
4 5 (8.20%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (8.20%) Siebel
5 3 (4.92%) VMware
6 2 (3.28%) Dell
6 2 (3.28%) EMC
6 2 (3.28%) HP
6 2 (3.28%) NetApp
7 1 (1.64%) DevExpress
7 1 (1.64%) Informatica
7 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.64%) Xamarin