The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
London / City of London
Rank 198 247 252
Rank change year-on-year +49 +5  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 28 26 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.56% 0.37% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.99% 0.66% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 56
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,750 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,750 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,590
% change year-on-year +6.66% +5.36%  

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 the City of London with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2826 3932 5112
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 56.45% 55.40% 49.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2571 3515 4502
Median salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.69% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

VB.NET
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for VB.NET in the City of London

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in the City of London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in the City of London

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 City of London region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 57 (100.00%) .NET
2 48 (84.21%) C#
3 42 (73.68%) SQL
4 33 (57.89%) SQL Server
5 24 (42.11%) JavaScript
6 23 (40.35%) ASP.NET
7 22 (38.60%) HTML
8 21 (36.84%) Microsoft
9 20 (35.09%) Finance
9 20 (35.09%) Degree
10 19 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (31.58%) .NET Framework
12 17 (29.82%) TDD
12 17 (29.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 16 (28.07%) MVC
14 15 (26.32%) jQuery
15 14 (24.56%) CSS
16 13 (22.81%) T-SQL
16 13 (22.81%) Ajax
17 12 (21.05%) VB
17 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
18 11 (19.30%) Visual Studio
18 11 (19.30%) OO
18 11 (19.30%) Banking
19 10 (17.54%) Scrum
19 10 (17.54%) WinForms
19 10 (17.54%) SOLID
20 9 (15.79%) SDLC
20 9 (15.79%) Computer Science
20 9 (15.79%) MS Excel

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 6 (10.53%) CMS
2 2 (3.51%) Apache
2 2 (3.51%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.51%) IIS
2 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.51%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.51%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 17 (29.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (7.02%) MS Access
4 4 (7.02%) NoSQL
4 4 (7.02%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.51%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.51%) MySQL
5 2 (3.51%) OLAP
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.75%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.75%) Redis
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (19.30%) Visual Studio
2 6 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (8.77%) Git (software)
4 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.75%) Grunt
5 1 (1.75%) gulp
5 1 (1.75%) Selenium
5 1 (1.75%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.75%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.75%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (35.09%) Finance
2 11 (19.30%) Banking
3 4 (7.02%) Advertising
4 3 (5.26%) Front Office
4 3 (5.26%) Legal
5 1 (1.75%) Automotive
5 1 (1.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (89.47%) Developer
2 27 (47.37%) .NET Developer
3 15 (26.32%) C# Developer
4 14 (24.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (19.30%) SQL Developer
6 7 (12.28%) Senior Developer
7 6 (10.53%) Analyst
8 5 (8.77%) Analyst Developer
8 5 (8.77%) C# Pricing Developer
8 5 (8.77%) Commercial Analyst
8 5 (8.77%) Junior
8 5 (8.77%) Junior Developer
8 5 (8.77%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
8 5 (8.77%) Pricing Analyst
8 5 (8.77%) VB Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Actuarial Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Junior C# .NET Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Junior JavaScript Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Mid-Level C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (40.35%) ASP.NET
3 22 (38.60%) HTML
4 18 (31.58%) .NET Framework
5 15 (26.32%) jQuery
6 14 (24.56%) CSS
7 13 (22.81%) Ajax
8 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (17.54%) WinForms
10 9 (15.79%) XML
11 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (10.53%) AngularJS
12 6 (10.53%) Web Services
12 6 (10.53%) XSLT
13 5 (8.77%) WPF
14 4 (7.02%) Entity Framework
14 4 (7.02%) JSON
14 4 (7.02%) LINQ
14 4 (7.02%) REST
14 4 (7.02%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 8 (14.04%) Fintech
3 7 (12.28%) Reinsurance
4 5 (8.77%) N-Tier
5 4 (7.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Unix
1 7 (12.28%) Windows
2 2 (3.51%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (29.82%) TDD
3 16 (28.07%) MVC
4 11 (19.30%) OO
5 10 (17.54%) Scrum
5 10 (17.54%) SOLID
6 9 (15.79%) SDLC
7 8 (14.04%) Asset Management
7 8 (14.04%) Mathematics
8 7 (12.28%) Investment Management
9 6 (10.53%) CRM
9 6 (10.53%) OOP
10 5 (8.77%) Analytics
10 5 (8.77%) Multithreading
10 5 (8.77%) Open Source
10 5 (8.77%) Practice Management
11 4 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (7.02%) Inversion of Control
11 4 (7.02%) MVVM
11 4 (7.02%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 48 (84.21%) C#
2 42 (73.68%) SQL
3 24 (42.11%) JavaScript
4 13 (22.81%) T-SQL
5 12 (21.05%) VB
6 9 (15.79%) Java
7 6 (10.53%) PHP
8 5 (8.77%) TypeScript
9 4 (7.02%) PowerShell
9 4 (7.02%) VB6
9 4 (7.02%) XAML
10 3 (5.26%) C++
10 3 (5.26%) XPath
11 2 (3.51%) C
11 2 (3.51%) Python
11 2 (3.51%) Ruby
11 2 (3.51%) VBA
12 1 (1.75%) Perl
12 1 (1.75%) Scala
12 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (35.09%) Degree
2 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (10.53%) MCPD
3 6 (10.53%) MCTS
4 3 (5.26%) MCP
4 3 (5.26%) MCSD
5 1 (1.75%) CHECK Team Leader
5 1 (1.75%) CREST Certified
5 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.75%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.02%) jBASE
2 4 (7.02%) Temenos
3 2 (3.51%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.75%) Epicor
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle
4 1 (1.75%) Sitecore
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £43000 per annum + Pro rata 6 month fixed term
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £31,424 to £36,725 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago