Period
to 19 October 2018

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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 120 88
Rank change year-on-year -26 -32 -5
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 40 82 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.09% 2.15% 3.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.61% 4.25% 8.25%
Number of salaries quoted 37 74 147
Birmingham median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £42,200 £63,375 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -6.67%

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 1,535 1,930 1,818
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 41.96% 50.64% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,299 1,666 1,495
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,625 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

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 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (82.50%) C#
3 32 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 27 (67.50%) JavaScript
5 23 (57.50%) SQL
5 23 (57.50%) CSS
6 22 (55.00%) ASP.NET
7 20 (50.00%) HTML
7 20 (50.00%) .NET Framework
8 16 (40.00%) Entity Framework
9 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
10 14 (35.00%) Web Services
10 14 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 14 (35.00%) LINQ
10 14 (35.00%) jQuery
11 13 (32.50%) T-SQL
11 13 (32.50%) MVC
12 12 (30.00%) SharePoint
12 12 (30.00%) JSON
12 12 (30.00%) SDLC
13 11 (27.50%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (27.50%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (22.50%) HTML5
14 9 (22.50%) XML
14 9 (22.50%) VB
14 9 (22.50%) Visual Studio
14 9 (22.50%) Finance
14 9 (22.50%) Legal
15 8 (20.00%) Windows

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 12 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (17.50%) CMS
2 7 (17.50%) IIS
3 3 (7.50%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (27.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (7.50%) DTS
6 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
7 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
8 1 (2.50%) MySQL
8 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (22.50%) Visual Studio
3 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (10.00%) TeamCity
4 3 (7.50%) JIRA
5 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
1 9 (22.50%) Legal
2 6 (15.00%) Banking
2 6 (15.00%) Law
2 6 (15.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (10.00%) Automotive
4 3 (7.50%) Retail
5 1 (2.50%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (85.00%) Developer
2 12 (30.00%) .NET Developer
2 12 (30.00%) Software Developer
3 5 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
3 5 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
4 4 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (7.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Data Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Integration Developer
5 3 (7.50%) ServiceNow Developer
6 2 (5.00%) .NET Development Team Leader
6 2 (5.00%) .NET Team Leader
6 2 (5.00%) .NET Web Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (5.00%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.00%) VB.NET Team Leader
6 2 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (57.50%) CSS
3 22 (55.00%) ASP.NET
4 20 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 20 (50.00%) HTML
5 16 (40.00%) Entity Framework
6 14 (35.00%) jQuery
6 14 (35.00%) LINQ
6 14 (35.00%) Web Services
7 12 (30.00%) JSON
8 9 (22.50%) HTML5
8 9 (22.50%) XML
9 7 (17.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (15.00%) WCF
11 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (12.50%) SOAP
12 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (10.00%) CSS3
12 4 (10.00%) REST
13 3 (7.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (7.50%) Android
2 3 (7.50%) Apple iOS
2 3 (7.50%) Windows 8
2 3 (7.50%) Windows Server
2 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (32.50%) MVC
3 12 (30.00%) SDLC
4 8 (20.00%) OO
4 8 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 7 (17.50%) Content Management
5 7 (17.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (17.50%) Web Design
5 7 (17.50%) Workflow
6 6 (15.00%) Integration Testing
6 6 (15.00%) Process Improvement
6 6 (15.00%) Regression Testing
7 5 (12.50%) TDD
8 4 (10.00%) Line Management
8 4 (10.00%) Pattern Matching
8 4 (10.00%) SOLID
8 4 (10.00%) Web Development
9 3 (7.50%) Commercial Awareness
9 3 (7.50%) Data Transformation
9 3 (7.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (82.50%) C#
2 27 (67.50%) JavaScript
3 23 (57.50%) SQL
4 13 (32.50%) T-SQL
5 9 (22.50%) VB
6 3 (7.50%) VB6
6 3 (7.50%) VBA
7 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) ISO 9001
1 6 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.00%) GDPR
3 1 (2.50%) QA
3 1 (2.50%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.50%) DevExpress
3 6 (15.00%) LexisNexis
4 5 (12.50%) Xamarin
5 3 (7.50%) Altova
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle
5 3 (7.50%) ServiceNow