Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 161 95 105
Rank change year-on-year -66 +10 -39
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 37 108 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.95% 2.79% 2.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.19% 5.58% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 35 106 118
Birmingham median annual salary £37,000 £40,125 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.79% +11.46% +2.86%
10th Percentile £28,250 £24,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £44,000 £67,500 £47,800
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -2.78%

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 1,688 1,934 1,632
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 43.34% 49.95% 33.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,429 1,668 1,372
Birmingham median annual salary £43,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.10% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £59,830
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 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (83.78%) C#
3 27 (72.97%) ASP.NET
4 25 (67.57%) SQL Server
5 24 (64.86%) JavaScript
6 22 (59.46%) SQL
7 20 (54.05%) .NET Framework
8 18 (48.65%) CSS
9 17 (45.95%) MVC
9 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (43.24%) LINQ
11 15 (40.54%) Web Services
12 14 (37.84%) JSON
13 13 (35.14%) jQuery
13 13 (35.14%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (35.14%) Entity Framework
14 12 (32.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 12 (32.43%) T-SQL
14 12 (32.43%) HTML
14 12 (32.43%) SharePoint
14 12 (32.43%) Finance
15 11 (29.73%) CMS
15 11 (29.73%) OO
15 11 (29.73%) VB
15 11 (29.73%) Unit Testing
15 11 (29.73%) SDLC
16 10 (27.03%) WCF
16 10 (27.03%) Content Management
16 10 (27.03%) IIS
16 10 (27.03%) Web Design

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 (32.43%) SharePoint
2 11 (29.73%) CMS
3 10 (27.03%) IIS
4 3 (8.11%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (67.57%) SQL Server
2 13 (35.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (32.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (8.11%) DTS
5 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
5 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
6 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Visual Studio
2 6 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.41%) JIRA
3 2 (5.41%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (5.41%) Selenium
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (5.41%) Subversion
3 2 (5.41%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
2 9 (24.32%) Banking
2 9 (24.32%) Law
2 9 (24.32%) Legal
2 9 (24.32%) Manufacturing
3 4 (10.81%) Automotive
4 2 (5.41%) Aerospace
4 2 (5.41%) Retail
5 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (72.97%) Developer
2 10 (27.03%) Software Developer
3 9 (24.32%) .NET Developer
4 8 (21.62%) Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Applications Support
5 5 (13.51%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) C# Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Support Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (8.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Data Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Integration Developer
7 3 (8.11%) ServiceNow Developer
7 3 (8.11%) SQL Developer
8 2 (5.41%) .NET Team Leader
8 2 (5.41%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (5.41%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (72.97%) ASP.NET
3 20 (54.05%) .NET Framework
4 18 (48.65%) CSS
5 16 (43.24%) LINQ
6 15 (40.54%) Web Services
7 14 (37.84%) JSON
8 13 (35.14%) Entity Framework
8 13 (35.14%) jQuery
9 12 (32.43%) HTML
10 10 (27.03%) WCF
11 9 (24.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (18.92%) HTML5
13 7 (18.92%) XML
14 4 (10.81%) SOAP
15 3 (8.11%) CSS3
15 3 (8.11%) KnockoutJS
15 3 (8.11%) REST
15 3 (8.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Unix
2 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
2 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (45.95%) MVC
2 11 (29.73%) OO
2 11 (29.73%) SDLC
2 11 (29.73%) Unit Testing
3 10 (27.03%) Content Management
3 10 (27.03%) Web Design
3 10 (27.03%) Workflow
4 9 (24.32%) Integration Testing
4 9 (24.32%) Process Improvement
4 9 (24.32%) Regression Testing
4 9 (24.32%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (16.22%) TDD
6 5 (13.51%) Problem Management
7 3 (8.11%) BDD
7 3 (8.11%) Data Transformation
7 3 (8.11%) ITIL
7 3 (8.11%) Service Management
7 3 (8.11%) Time Management
7 3 (8.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (83.78%) C#
2 24 (64.86%) JavaScript
3 22 (59.46%) SQL
4 12 (32.43%) T-SQL
5 11 (29.73%) VB
6 3 (8.11%) VBA
7 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (24.32%) ISO 9001
1 9 (24.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (13.51%) SLA
3 1 (2.70%) QA
3 1 (2.70%) WCAG
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) LexisNexis
2 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.51%) Xamarin
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle
4 3 (8.11%) ServiceNow
5 2 (5.41%) Altova
5 2 (5.41%) DevExpress