Period
to 14 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 14 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
UK > England
6 months to
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 340 326 297
Rank change year-on-year -14 -29 -101
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 1,146 1,544 1,955
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.90% 1.01% 1.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.68% 1.82% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 953 1,391 1,688
England median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,750 £26,100
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £61,625
UK median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -

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 England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 68,145 84,993 90,319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 53.54% 55.81% 55.38%
Number of salaries quoted 56,385 71,197 74,634
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +1.05%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in England

VB.NET
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for VB.NET in England

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in England over the 6 months to 14 October 2019.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in England

VB.NET
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the England region over the 6 months to 14 October 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -13 328 £42,500 -5.56% 71
London +3 286 £55,000 +10.00% 41
Midlands 0 183 £41,000 +9.33% 46
North of England -47 162 £40,000 - 31
South West -19 119 £44,250 +7.93% 23
West Midlands +1 109 £42,500 +13.33% 26
North West -12 93 £41,250 +10.00% 22
East Midlands +15 74 £40,000 +3.90% 20
East of England +15 69 £43,500 +8.75% 15
Yorkshire -43 63 £37,000 -7.50% 9
North East -3 6 £43,500 +2.35%
VB.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 14 October 2019, 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 England region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 1,146 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,002 (87.43%) C#
3 717 (62.57%) SQL Server
4 622 (54.28%) SQL
5 547 (47.73%) ASP.NET
6 490 (42.76%) JavaScript
7 439 (38.31%) HTML
8 406 (35.43%) Microsoft
9 367 (32.02%) CSS
10 326 (28.45%) Agile Software Development
11 284 (24.78%) MVC
12 244 (21.29%) jQuery
13 221 (19.28%) Web Services
13 221 (19.28%) T-SQL
14 218 (19.02%) VB
15 216 (18.85%) Finance
16 208 (18.15%) Problem-Solving
17 206 (17.98%) .NET Framework
18 202 (17.63%) Azure
19 190 (16.58%) Web Development
20 189 (16.49%) XML
21 172 (15.01%) Degree
22 170 (14.83%) Team Foundation Server
23 155 (13.53%) Windows
24 150 (13.09%) Visual Studio
25 148 (12.91%) AngularJS
26 144 (12.57%) WinForms
27 137 (11.95%) Software Engineering
28 136 (11.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
29 133 (11.61%) Oracle

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 62 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 59 (5.15%) IIS
3 31 (2.71%) Confluence
4 17 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
4 17 (1.48%) CMS
5 9 (0.79%) Drupal
5 9 (0.79%) WordPress
6 6 (0.52%) ArcGIS
6 6 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (0.35%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (0.35%) ColdFusion
9 3 (0.26%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.17%) Apache
10 2 (0.17%) Jetty
10 2 (0.17%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.17%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.17%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.087%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 49 (4.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 34 (2.97%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (0.96%) EngageOne
4 2 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.05%) Payment Gateway
3 6 (0.52%) Visualfiles
4 4 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.35%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.26%) nopCommerce
5 3 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.17%) Infor CRM
6 2 (0.17%) Sage 50
6 2 (0.17%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.087%) Infor SunSystems
7 1 (0.087%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.087%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.087%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 202 (17.63%) Azure
2 72 (6.28%) AWS
3 42 (3.66%) SaaS
4 38 (3.32%) Power Platform
5 18 (1.57%) GitHub
5 18 (1.57%) npm
6 8 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.52%) Dynamics 365
8 6 (0.52%) GCP
8 6 (0.52%) Microsoft Flow
8 6 (0.52%) PowerApps
9 5 (0.44%) NuGet
9 5 (0.44%) Office 365
10 4 (0.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (0.35%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.66%) HTTP
2 13 (1.13%) Internet
3 11 (0.96%) Intranet
4 9 (0.79%) Wireless
5 6 (0.52%) LAN
5 6 (0.52%) WAN
6 3 (0.26%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.17%) DNS
7 2 (0.17%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (0.17%) RFID
8 1 (0.087%) CTI
8 1 (0.087%) DHCP
8 1 (0.087%) Extranet
8 1 (0.087%) Firewall
8 1 (0.087%) FTP
8 1 (0.087%) IPv4
8 1 (0.087%) RS-232
8 1 (0.087%) RS-422
8 1 (0.087%) RS-485
8 1 (0.087%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 717 (62.57%) SQL Server
2 136 (11.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 130 (11.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 120 (10.47%) Relational Database
5 45 (3.93%) Data Warehouse
6 40 (3.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 37 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
8 35 (3.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 35 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
9 33 (2.88%) MySQL
10 32 (2.79%) Power BI
11 29 (2.53%) RDBMS
12 20 (1.75%) Oracle Database
13 18 (1.57%) SQL Server 2014
14 17 (1.48%) BusinessObjects
14 17 (1.48%) Oracle Reports
14 17 (1.48%) SQL Server 2016
15 14 (1.22%) MongoDB
16 13 (1.13%) Azure SQL Database
17 12 (1.05%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 170 (14.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 150 (13.09%) Visual Studio
3 95 (8.29%) Git (software)
4 51 (4.45%) JIRA
5 36 (3.14%) Bitbucket
6 33 (2.88%) Subversion
7 28 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
8 25 (2.18%) Jenkins
9 20 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 19 (1.66%) NUnit
10 19 (1.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 17 (1.48%) TeamCity
11 17 (1.48%) Visual Studio Team System
11 17 (1.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 15 (1.31%) webpack
13 14 (1.22%) Selenium
14 12 (1.05%) Oracle APEX
15 11 (0.96%) git-flow
16 10 (0.87%) Visual Studio Coded UI
17 9 (0.79%) LoadRunner
General
1 216 (18.85%) Finance
2 58 (5.06%) Banking
3 42 (3.66%) Retail
4 23 (2.01%) Public Sector
5 22 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 21 (1.83%) Back Office
7 18 (1.57%) Marketing
8 16 (1.40%) Legal
9 14 (1.22%) Financial Institution
10 12 (1.05%) Law
11 10 (0.87%) Automotive
12 9 (0.79%) Corporate Banking
13 8 (0.70%) Front Office
14 7 (0.61%) Games
15 5 (0.44%) Aerospace
15 5 (0.44%) Telecoms
16 4 (0.35%) Local Government
16 4 (0.35%) Police
17 3 (0.26%) Electronics
17 3 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 914 (79.76%) Developer
2 535 (46.68%) .NET Developer
3 364 (31.76%) C# Developer
4 294 (25.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 240 (20.94%) Software Developer
6 125 (10.91%) .NET Software Developer
7 122 (10.65%) VB.NET Developer
8 113 (9.86%) C# Software Developer
9 99 (8.64%) Senior Developer
10 87 (7.59%) SQL Developer
11 83 (7.24%) ASP.NET Developer
12 82 (7.16%) C# VB.NET Developer
13 81 (7.07%) Analyst
14 72 (6.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 69 (6.02%) Junior
16 65 (5.67%) Junior Developer
17 61 (5.32%) Software Engineer
18 54 (4.71%) Web Developer
19 47 (4.10%) .NET Web Developer
20 46 (4.01%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,146 (100.00%) .NET
2 547 (47.73%) ASP.NET
3 439 (38.31%) HTML
4 367 (32.02%) CSS
5 244 (21.29%) jQuery
6 221 (19.28%) Web Services
7 206 (17.98%) .NET Framework
8 189 (16.49%) XML
9 148 (12.91%) AngularJS
10 144 (12.57%) WinForms
11 121 (10.56%) REST
12 117 (10.21%) WCF
13 113 (9.86%) ASP.NET Web API
14 104 (9.08%) HTML5
15 103 (8.99%) ASP.NET MVC
16 102 (8.90%) .NET Core
17 94 (8.20%) SOAP
18 92 (8.03%) WPF
19 85 (7.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 84 (7.33%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 111 (9.69%) Analytical Skills
2 86 (7.50%) Self-Motivation
3 61 (5.32%) User Experience
4 57 (4.97%) Mobile App
5 35 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
6 33 (2.88%) Greenfield Project
7 28 (2.44%) Management Information System
8 23 (2.01%) Client/Server
9 16 (1.40%) EPoS
10 15 (1.31%) Cloud Native
11 13 (1.13%) Data Structures
12 12 (1.05%) Algorithms
12 12 (1.05%) Replication
13 10 (0.87%) Online Banking
14 8 (0.70%) Driving Licence
15 4 (0.35%) N-Tier
15 4 (0.35%) SWIFT
16 3 (0.26%) Clustering
16 3 (0.26%) Data Centre
16 3 (0.26%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 155 (13.53%) Windows
2 28 (2.44%) Linux
3 27 (2.36%) Apple iOS
4 20 (1.75%) Android
5 12 (1.05%) Windows Server
6 11 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (0.70%) Unix
8 6 (0.52%) Windows Phone
8 6 (0.52%) Windows Phone 8
9 4 (0.35%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.26%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.26%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.087%) MVS
11 1 (0.087%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 326 (28.45%) Agile Software Development
2 284 (24.78%) MVC
3 208 (18.15%) Problem-Solving
4 190 (16.58%) Web Development
5 137 (11.95%) Software Engineering
6 128 (11.17%) SDLC
7 111 (9.69%) Scrum
8 108 (9.42%) Computer Science
8 108 (9.42%) TDD
9 105 (9.16%) DevOps
10 104 (9.08%) OO
11 97 (8.46%) Business Intelligence
12 96 (8.38%) Mentoring
13 88 (7.68%) Unit Testing
14 66 (5.76%) E-Commerce
14 66 (5.76%) Test Automation
15 64 (5.58%) Migration
16 56 (4.89%) Decision-Making
16 56 (4.89%) Front End Development
17 55 (4.80%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 1,002 (87.43%) C#
2 622 (54.28%) SQL
3 490 (42.76%) JavaScript
4 221 (19.28%) T-SQL
5 218 (19.02%) VB
6 95 (8.29%) VB6
7 92 (8.03%) Java
8 72 (6.28%) VBA
9 62 (5.41%) PL/SQL
10 52 (4.54%) Python
10 52 (4.54%) TypeScript
11 44 (3.84%) C++
12 39 (3.40%) PHP
13 35 (3.05%) C
14 26 (2.27%) PowerShell
15 11 (0.96%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 6 (0.52%) R
17 5 (0.44%) Bash Shell
17 5 (0.44%) Java 8
17 5 (0.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 172 (15.01%) Degree
2 57 (4.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (1.13%) Master's Degree
4 13 (1.13%) Security Cleared
5 12 (1.05%) Numerate Degree
6 10 (0.87%) SC Cleared
7 6 (0.52%) HND
8 4 (0.35%) MCP
9 3 (0.26%) APMP
10 2 (0.17%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.17%) MCSD
10 2 (0.17%) MCSE
11 1 (0.087%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (5.50%) QA
2 16 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (0.79%) GDPR
4 8 (0.70%) SLA
5 5 (0.44%) PMO
6 4 (0.35%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.26%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.26%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.087%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.087%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 28 (2.44%) Docker
2 12 (1.05%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.35%) XenApp
4 3 (0.26%) Firmware
5 2 (0.17%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.17%) Shibboleth
5 2 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (1.05%) Kubernetes
2 9 (0.79%) Puppet
3 6 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.35%) Ansible
4 4 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.35%) Terraform
5 1 (0.087%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.087%) MIIS
5 1 (0.087%) Nagios
5 1 (0.087%) WSUS
Vendors
1 406 (35.43%) Microsoft
2 133 (11.61%) Oracle
3 29 (2.53%) Xamarin
4 27 (2.36%) Atlassian
5 17 (1.48%) Citrix
6 13 (1.13%) Telerik
7 11 (0.96%) Alteryx
8 6 (0.52%) ESRI
8 6 (0.52%) Google
8 6 (0.52%) Mapbox
8 6 (0.52%) RedGate
8 6 (0.52%) Tableau
9 5 (0.44%) Blue Prism
9 5 (0.44%) Sitecore
9 5 (0.44%) UiPath
10 4 (0.35%) Apple
10 4 (0.35%) IBM
10 4 (0.35%) SAP
10 4 (0.35%) VMware
11 3 (0.26%) Sage