Period
to 17 November 2018

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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 331 284 201
Rank change year-on-year -47 -83 -8
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 1,444 2,047 3,061
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.96% 1.21% 1.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.73% 2.19% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,296 1,786 2,816
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £57,500
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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 83,424 93,547 95,005
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.37% 55.34% 52.95%
Number of salaries quoted 70,004 77,577 82,640
England median annual salary £52,225 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.45% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

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 17 November 2018.

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 17 November 2018. 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 -70 389 £42,500 +6.25% 68
London -21 373 £50,000 - 55
Midlands -21 232 £37,500 - 87
North of England -39 219 £37,500 - 73
West Midlands -31 149 £37,500 - 63
South West -8 119 £40,000 +14.29% 32
North West -76 111 £37,500 - 36
East of England +23 107 £40,000 -5.33% 22
Yorkshire +27 91 £40,000 +11.11% 32
East Midlands +19 83 £40,000 +6.67% 24
North East -3 17 £40,000 +14.29% 5
VB.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 England region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 1,444 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,237 (85.66%) C#
3 865 (59.90%) SQL Server
4 851 (58.93%) SQL
5 730 (50.55%) ASP.NET
6 581 (40.24%) JavaScript
7 545 (37.74%) HTML
8 520 (36.01%) Agile Software Development
9 480 (33.24%) MVC
10 469 (32.48%) CSS
11 443 (30.68%) Microsoft
12 364 (25.21%) T-SQL
13 288 (19.94%) Web Services
14 287 (19.88%) Finance
15 286 (19.81%) jQuery
16 277 (19.18%) .NET Framework
17 269 (18.63%) Windows
18 240 (16.62%) AngularJS
19 229 (15.86%) VB
20 221 (15.30%) ASP.NET MVC
21 219 (15.17%) WinForms
22 217 (15.03%) ASP.NET Web API
23 213 (14.75%) Problem-Solving
24 197 (13.64%) Web Development
25 191 (13.23%) XML
26 186 (12.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 185 (12.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 180 (12.47%) HTML5
29 179 (12.40%) SDLC
30 174 (12.05%) Degree

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
1 131 (9.07%) SharePoint
2 93 (6.44%) IIS
3 36 (2.49%) CMS
4 26 (1.80%) Drupal
5 19 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
6 16 (1.11%) Umbraco
7 14 (0.97%) Apache
8 13 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
9 11 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
10 9 (0.62%) Documentum
11 8 (0.55%) Confluence
11 8 (0.55%) DNN
11 8 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (0.28%) Plone
12 4 (0.28%) Zope
13 3 (0.21%) Kentico
13 3 (0.21%) nginx
13 3 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 3 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 78 (5.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 41 (2.84%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (0.90%) Photoshop
4 7 (0.48%) Chatbot
5 6 (0.42%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.14%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.14%) MicroStation
7 2 (0.14%) Revit
7 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.069%) Autodesk Inventor
8 1 (0.069%) GIMP
8 1 (0.069%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 17 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.69%) SimCorp Dimension
3 6 (0.42%) Magento
4 5 (0.35%) Sage 200
5 4 (0.28%) Scribe Insight
6 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.069%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.069%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.069%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.069%) Sage 1000
7 1 (0.069%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 156 (10.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (2.08%) SaaS
4 23 (1.59%) GitHub
5 19 (1.32%) Office 365
6 7 (0.48%) Google Analytics
7 5 (0.35%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (0.28%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.28%) Azure Machine Learning
8 4 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.28%) npm
8 4 (0.28%) Scribe Online
8 4 (0.28%) Serverless
9 3 (0.21%) Google Play
9 3 (0.21%) Google Tag Manager
10 2 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.14%) Slack
11 1 (0.069%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.069%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.32%) Internet
2 7 (0.48%) DNS
3 6 (0.42%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.35%) HTTP
5 4 (0.28%) SMS
5 4 (0.28%) SSL
6 3 (0.21%) AMQP
6 3 (0.21%) Intranet
7 2 (0.14%) Network Security
8 1 (0.069%) DHCP
8 1 (0.069%) Firewall
8 1 (0.069%) FTP
8 1 (0.069%) IPv4
8 1 (0.069%) RFID
8 1 (0.069%) RS-232
8 1 (0.069%) VLAN
8 1 (0.069%) VSAT
8 1 (0.069%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 865 (59.90%) SQL Server
2 186 (12.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 185 (12.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 85 (5.89%) Relational Database
4 85 (5.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 79 (5.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 63 (4.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 60 (4.16%) MySQL
8 56 (3.88%) Crystal Reports
8 56 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
9 40 (2.77%) NoSQL
9 40 (2.77%) Power BI
10 37 (2.56%) SQL Server 2016
11 35 (2.42%) SQL Server 2014
12 24 (1.66%) RDBMS
13 19 (1.32%) Qlik Sense
14 18 (1.25%) MongoDB
15 17 (1.18%) Oracle Database
16 16 (1.11%) Big Data
17 15 (1.04%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 169 (11.70%) Visual Studio
2 152 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 129 (8.93%) Git (software)
4 52 (3.60%) JIRA
5 40 (2.77%) Selenium
6 29 (2.01%) NUnit
6 29 (2.01%) Octopus Deploy
6 29 (2.01%) Subversion
7 22 (1.52%) TeamCity
8 19 (1.32%) Visual Studio Team System
9 16 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 15 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 14 (0.97%) MSBuild
11 14 (0.97%) Visual Studio Coded UI
12 12 (0.83%) Jenkins
12 12 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
12 12 (0.83%) SonarQube
13 10 (0.69%) Cucumber
14 9 (0.62%) WebDriver
15 8 (0.55%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 287 (19.88%) Finance
2 71 (4.92%) Retail
3 58 (4.02%) Banking
4 40 (2.77%) Manufacturing
5 34 (2.35%) Legal
6 27 (1.87%) Back Office
7 21 (1.45%) Financial Institution
8 19 (1.32%) Advertising
9 17 (1.18%) Marketing
10 13 (0.90%) Law
11 8 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.42%) Automotive
12 6 (0.42%) Games
13 5 (0.35%) Publishing
14 3 (0.21%) Electronics
14 3 (0.21%) German Language
14 3 (0.21%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.14%) French Language
15 2 (0.14%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.14%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1,181 (81.79%) Developer
2 715 (49.52%) .NET Developer
3 518 (35.87%) C# Developer
4 411 (28.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 258 (17.87%) Software Developer
6 230 (15.93%) VB.NET Developer
7 164 (11.36%) ASP.NET Developer
8 162 (11.22%) SQL Developer
9 156 (10.80%) Senior Developer
10 146 (10.11%) C# VB.NET Developer
11 137 (9.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 118 (8.17%) .NET Software Developer
13 115 (7.96%) C# Software Developer
14 94 (6.51%) Senior .NET Developer
15 92 (6.37%) Analyst
16 89 (6.16%) Web Developer
17 76 (5.26%) Junior
18 65 (4.50%) Applications Developer
19 63 (4.36%) Junior Developer
20 61 (4.22%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,444 (100.00%) .NET
2 730 (50.55%) ASP.NET
3 545 (37.74%) HTML
4 469 (32.48%) CSS
5 288 (19.94%) Web Services
6 286 (19.81%) jQuery
7 277 (19.18%) .NET Framework
8 240 (16.62%) AngularJS
9 221 (15.30%) ASP.NET MVC
10 219 (15.17%) WinForms
11 217 (15.03%) ASP.NET Web API
12 191 (13.23%) XML
13 180 (12.47%) HTML5
14 161 (11.15%) WCF
15 125 (8.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 118 (8.17%) WPF
17 113 (7.83%) REST
18 104 (7.20%) Entity Framework
19 98 (6.79%) CSS3
20 92 (6.37%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 136 (9.42%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (5.68%) Mobile App
3 74 (5.12%) Greenfield Project
4 71 (4.92%) Computer Science
5 58 (4.02%) Self-Motivation
6 50 (3.46%) Enterprise Software
7 36 (2.49%) User Experience
8 33 (2.29%) Driving Licence
9 29 (2.01%) Management Information System
10 23 (1.59%) N-Tier
11 20 (1.39%) EPoS
12 19 (1.32%) Augmented Reality
12 19 (1.32%) Fintech
13 15 (1.04%) Equities
14 13 (0.90%) Algorithms
14 13 (0.90%) Fixed Income
15 12 (0.83%) FMCG
16 11 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 11 (0.76%) Life Science
17 9 (0.62%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 269 (18.63%) Windows
2 45 (3.12%) Android
3 39 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 25 (1.73%) Windows Server
5 24 (1.66%) Linux
6 22 (1.52%) Windows 7
7 19 (1.32%) Unix
8 16 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (0.90%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.21%) Solaris
10 3 (0.21%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.21%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.14%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.069%) Debian
12 1 (0.069%) HPUX
12 1 (0.069%) VME
12 1 (0.069%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 520 (36.01%) Agile Software Development
2 480 (33.24%) MVC
3 213 (14.75%) Problem-Solving
4 197 (13.64%) Web Development
5 179 (12.40%) SDLC
6 171 (11.84%) Scrum
7 158 (10.94%) TDD
8 125 (8.66%) OO
9 124 (8.59%) Software Engineering
10 92 (6.37%) Business Intelligence
11 89 (6.16%) CRM
12 85 (5.89%) Unit Testing
13 81 (5.61%) SOLID
14 75 (5.19%) OOP
14 75 (5.19%) Test Automation
15 74 (5.12%) Migration
16 72 (4.99%) Continuous Improvement
17 68 (4.71%) Continuous Integration
18 67 (4.64%) Project Management
19 58 (4.02%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1,237 (85.66%) C#
2 851 (58.93%) SQL
3 581 (40.24%) JavaScript
4 364 (25.21%) T-SQL
5 229 (15.86%) VB
6 137 (9.49%) VBA
7 122 (8.45%) Java
8 97 (6.72%) VB6
9 91 (6.30%) C++
10 81 (5.61%) Python
11 62 (4.29%) PHP
12 50 (3.46%) PL/SQL
13 45 (3.12%) C
14 36 (2.49%) PowerShell
15 35 (2.42%) TypeScript
16 25 (1.73%) R
16 25 (1.73%) VBScript
17 14 (0.97%) Ruby
18 10 (0.69%) RPG
19 6 (0.42%) XAML
Qualifications
1 174 (12.05%) Degree
2 43 (2.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
4 18 (1.25%) MCPD
5 16 (1.11%) MCP
6 15 (1.04%) Security Cleared
7 10 (0.69%) ISEB
7 10 (0.69%) ISTQB
8 9 (0.62%) Postgraduate
9 8 (0.55%) BC Cleared
9 8 (0.55%) DBS Check
9 8 (0.55%) HND
10 7 (0.48%) SC Cleared
11 5 (0.35%) Master's Degree
12 4 (0.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 4 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.28%) PhD
13 3 (0.21%) CREST Certified
13 3 (0.21%) OSCP
14 2 (0.14%) CHECK Team Leader
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (5.68%) QA
2 29 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (1.73%) ISO 9001
4 24 (1.66%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.76%) ISO 14001
6 7 (0.48%) GDPR
7 6 (0.42%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.42%) SLA
8 2 (0.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 2 (0.14%) GMP
8 2 (0.14%) GxP
9 1 (0.069%) WCAG
System Software
1 17 (1.18%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.42%) Docker
5 4 (0.28%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.069%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (0.55%) SCCM
2 4 (0.28%) HP ALM
2 4 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (0.21%) Ansible
4 2 (0.14%) Check_MK
4 2 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.14%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 443 (30.68%) Microsoft
2 161 (11.15%) Oracle
3 88 (6.09%) Xamarin
4 42 (2.91%) Telerik
5 33 (2.29%) Tableau
6 32 (2.22%) Google
7 27 (1.87%) DevExpress
8 26 (1.80%) Citrix
9 20 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
10 19 (1.32%) Alteryx
10 19 (1.32%) Sitecore
11 17 (1.18%) Infragistics
12 16 (1.11%) MuleSoft
13 13 (0.90%) ESRI
14 11 (0.76%) Blue Prism
14 11 (0.76%) UiPath
15 10 (0.69%) Cognos
15 10 (0.69%) SimCorp
15 10 (0.69%) VMware
16 9 (0.62%) SAP