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 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 97 45
Rank change year-on-year +27 -52  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 61 43 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.17% 1.75% 5.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.68% 5.28% 12.09%
Number of salaries quoted 61 43 92
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £23,700 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £46,800 £42,350
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  

VB.NET is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 913 815 819
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 47.48% 33.10% 44.95%
Number of salaries quoted 778 695 725
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing VB.NET as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 105 (100.00%) .NET
2 77 (73.33%) SQL
3 75 (71.43%) ASP.NET
4 72 (68.57%) C#
5 67 (63.81%) JavaScript
6 55 (52.38%) HTML
7 35 (33.33%) CSS
8 34 (32.38%) SQL Server
9 31 (29.52%) Web Development
10 29 (27.62%) MVC
11 28 (26.67%) Visual Studio
12 26 (24.76%) jQuery
13 25 (23.81%) Microsoft
14 24 (22.86%) XML
15 19 (18.10%) ASP.NET MVC
16 18 (17.14%) SDLC
16 18 (17.14%) Ajax
16 18 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
17 17 (16.19%) Web Services
17 17 (16.19%) MySQL
18 16 (15.24%) .NET Framework
18 16 (15.24%) Finance
18 16 (15.24%) Entity Framework
19 15 (14.29%) WCF
19 15 (14.29%) OOP
19 15 (14.29%) OO
20 13 (12.38%) PRINCE2
20 13 (12.38%) LINQ
21 12 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 12 (11.43%) T-SQL

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 2 (1.90%) CMS
1 2 (1.90%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.90%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.90%) Magento
2 2 (1.90%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.62%) SSL
2 2 (1.90%) Internet
2 2 (1.90%) Intranet
3 1 (0.95%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (32.38%) SQL Server
2 17 (16.19%) MySQL
3 12 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.86%) Power BI
4 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.90%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.90%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.95%) QlikView
6 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 28 (26.67%) Visual Studio
2 10 (9.52%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 5 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.81%) Selenium
5 3 (2.86%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.86%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.86%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.86%) LoadRunner
6 2 (1.90%) InstallShield
6 2 (1.90%) JUnit
6 2 (1.90%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.90%) MSTest
6 2 (1.90%) NUnit
7 1 (0.95%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (15.24%) Finance
2 5 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.86%) Aerospace
3 3 (2.86%) Banking
3 3 (2.86%) Retail
4 2 (1.90%) Advertising
5 1 (0.95%) Legal
Job Titles
1 60 (57.14%) Developer
2 39 (37.14%) .NET Developer
3 24 (22.86%) VB.NET Developer
4 21 (20.00%) Web Developer
5 19 (18.10%) .NET Web Developer
6 18 (17.14%) IT Manager
6 18 (17.14%) SQL Developer
7 15 (14.29%) VB.NET Web Developer
8 13 (12.38%) C# Developer
9 11 (10.48%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (9.52%) Analyst
10 10 (9.52%) Senior Developer
11 9 (8.57%) C# VB.NET Developer
11 9 (8.57%) Software Developer
12 8 (7.62%) CRM Manager
12 8 (7.62%) Delivery Manager
13 6 (5.71%) IT Technical Manager
13 6 (5.71%) Senior Software Developer
13 6 (5.71%) Technical Implementation Manager
13 6 (5.71%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (100.00%) .NET
2 75 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 55 (52.38%) HTML
4 35 (33.33%) CSS
5 26 (24.76%) jQuery
6 24 (22.86%) XML
7 19 (18.10%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (17.14%) Ajax
9 17 (16.19%) Web Services
10 16 (15.24%) .NET Framework
10 16 (15.24%) Entity Framework
11 15 (14.29%) WCF
12 13 (12.38%) LINQ
13 10 (9.52%) AngularJS
14 9 (8.57%) HTML5
15 5 (4.76%) WPF
16 4 (3.81%) ASP.NET Web API
16 4 (3.81%) Sass
16 4 (3.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 3 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.57%) iPad
2 4 (3.81%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.86%) User Experience
4 2 (1.90%) AS400
4 2 (1.90%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.95%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.81%) Android
1 4 (3.81%) Apple iOS
1 4 (3.81%) Linux
2 3 (2.86%) Windows
3 1 (0.95%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (29.52%) Web Development
2 29 (27.62%) MVC
3 18 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (17.14%) SDLC
4 15 (14.29%) OO
4 15 (14.29%) OOP
5 13 (12.38%) PRINCE2
6 12 (11.43%) Project Management
7 10 (9.52%) CRM
7 10 (9.52%) Software Architecture
8 9 (8.57%) Prototyping
8 9 (8.57%) Web Application Development
9 7 (6.67%) ERP
10 6 (5.71%) Front End Development
11 5 (4.76%) Business Analysis
11 5 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (4.76%) TDD
12 4 (3.81%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (3.81%) Supplier Management
12 4 (3.81%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 77 (73.33%) SQL
2 72 (68.57%) C#
3 67 (63.81%) JavaScript
4 12 (11.43%) T-SQL
5 8 (7.62%) R
6 3 (2.86%) C
6 3 (2.86%) C++
6 3 (2.86%) VB
7 2 (1.90%) Java
7 2 (1.90%) PHP
7 2 (1.90%) UniBasic
7 2 (1.90%) VC++
8 1 (0.95%) Clipper
8 1 (0.95%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.95%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (4.76%) Degree
2 4 (3.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (2.86%) ISEB
3 3 (2.86%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.90%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.95%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.86%) Oracle
3 2 (1.90%) Adobe
3 2 (1.90%) Epicor
3 2 (1.90%) Infor
3 2 (1.90%) MAPICS
4 1 (0.95%) Twitter
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago