Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 319 287 192
Rank change year-on-year -32 -95 -14
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 1,613 2,042 3,256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.04% 1.23% 1.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.86% 2.22% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,441 1,749 2,992
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,750 £25,513
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,500 £58,000
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 86,812 91,847 96,712
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.91% 55.35% 52.84%
Number of salaries quoted 72,648 76,040 84,379
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -49 453 £45,000 +12.50% 51
London +14 376 £50,000 - 56
North of England -24 275 £40,000 +6.67% 70
Midlands -35 235 £38,000 -5.00% 76
South West +43 159 £41,000 +17.14% 34
West Midlands -61 143 £40,000 - 55
North West -59 138 £37,500 - 40
Yorkshire +47 120 £40,000 +5.96% 26
East of England -19 112 £40,250 +4.21% 27
East Midlands +26 92 £37,750 -6.79% 21
North East -12 17 £42,500 - 4
VB.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 1,613 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,400 (86.79%) C#
3 955 (59.21%) SQL Server
4 911 (56.48%) SQL
5 776 (48.11%) ASP.NET
6 629 (39.00%) JavaScript
7 558 (34.59%) Agile Software Development
8 556 (34.47%) HTML
9 523 (32.42%) MVC
10 497 (30.81%) CSS
11 490 (30.38%) Microsoft
12 371 (23.00%) T-SQL
13 353 (21.88%) Web Services
14 343 (21.26%) Finance
15 320 (19.84%) jQuery
16 312 (19.34%) Windows
17 294 (18.23%) .NET Framework
18 251 (15.56%) ASP.NET Web API
19 243 (15.07%) VB
20 242 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
21 238 (14.76%) AngularJS
22 231 (14.32%) Microsoft Azure
23 224 (13.89%) XML
23 224 (13.89%) Problem-Solving
24 219 (13.58%) TDD
25 218 (13.52%) WinForms
26 211 (13.08%) WCF
27 207 (12.83%) Web Development
28 202 (12.52%) Degree
29 190 (11.78%) Team Foundation Server

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
1 129 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 96 (5.95%) IIS
3 56 (3.47%) CMS
4 23 (1.43%) Confluence
4 23 (1.43%) Drupal
5 22 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
6 21 (1.30%) Umbraco
7 15 (0.93%) Apache
8 14 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
9 11 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (0.56%) Sitefinity
11 8 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
12 6 (0.37%) WordPress
13 5 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 4 (0.25%) OpenEdge
14 4 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
14 4 (0.25%) Plone
14 4 (0.25%) Zope
15 3 (0.19%) Documentum
Applications
1 90 (5.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 65 (4.03%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (0.93%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.37%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.25%) Chatbot
5 4 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.19%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.19%) MicroStation
6 3 (0.19%) Revit
7 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.062%) FreeHand
8 1 (0.062%) GIMP
8 1 (0.062%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 22 (1.36%) SimCorp Dimension
2 11 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.31%) Elite 3E
3 5 (0.31%) Sage 200
4 4 (0.25%) Magento
4 4 (0.25%) Scribe Insight
5 2 (0.12%) Advent Geneva
5 2 (0.12%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.12%) Tradar
6 1 (0.062%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.062%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.062%) FLEXCUBE
6 1 (0.062%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.062%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.062%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.062%) Sage 1000
6 1 (0.062%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.062%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.062%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 231 (14.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (3.10%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (2.05%) SaaS
4 27 (1.67%) GitHub
5 18 (1.12%) Office 365
6 5 (0.31%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.25%) Dynamics 365
7 4 (0.25%) npm
7 4 (0.25%) Scribe Online
7 4 (0.25%) Serverless
8 3 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.19%) Google Play
8 3 (0.19%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.12%) IaaS
9 2 (0.12%) PaaS
9 2 (0.12%) Slack
10 1 (0.062%) BrowserStack
10 1 (0.062%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 30 (1.86%) Internet
2 12 (0.74%) DNS
3 10 (0.62%) HTTP
3 10 (0.62%) SMS
3 10 (0.62%) TCP/IP
4 9 (0.56%) SSL
5 6 (0.37%) VPN
6 3 (0.19%) FTP
6 3 (0.19%) Modbus
7 2 (0.12%) AMQP
7 2 (0.12%) DHCP
7 2 (0.12%) RFID
7 2 (0.12%) SSH
8 1 (0.062%) Firewall
8 1 (0.062%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.062%) IPv4
8 1 (0.062%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.062%) VLAN
8 1 (0.062%) VSAT
8 1 (0.062%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 955 (59.21%) SQL Server
2 172 (10.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 148 (9.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 110 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 107 (6.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 91 (5.64%) Relational Database
7 70 (4.34%) MySQL
8 58 (3.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 56 (3.47%) SQL Server 2016
10 52 (3.22%) Power BI
11 51 (3.16%) Crystal Reports
12 49 (3.04%) Data Warehouse
13 42 (2.60%) NoSQL
14 31 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
15 29 (1.80%) MongoDB
16 20 (1.24%) DB2
17 18 (1.12%) SSDT
18 17 (1.05%) Qlik Sense
19 16 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
19 16 (0.99%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 190 (11.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 181 (11.22%) Visual Studio
3 150 (9.30%) Git (software)
4 78 (4.84%) JIRA
5 52 (3.22%) Octopus Deploy
6 47 (2.91%) Selenium
7 40 (2.48%) NUnit
8 37 (2.29%) MSBuild
9 34 (2.11%) Subversion
10 32 (1.98%) Jenkins
11 28 (1.74%) TeamCity
12 22 (1.36%) Visual Studio Team System
13 20 (1.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 20 (1.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 20 (1.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 14 (0.87%) Bitbucket
15 11 (0.68%) WebDriver
16 10 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
16 10 (0.62%) SonarQube
16 10 (0.62%) SpecFlow
General
1 343 (21.26%) Finance
2 78 (4.84%) Retail
3 72 (4.46%) Banking
4 47 (2.91%) Manufacturing
5 42 (2.60%) Legal
6 31 (1.92%) Financial Institution
7 30 (1.86%) Advertising
8 24 (1.49%) Back Office
9 21 (1.30%) Marketing
10 16 (0.99%) Law
11 11 (0.68%) Games
11 11 (0.68%) Retail Banking
12 8 (0.50%) Electronics
13 7 (0.43%) Automotive
13 7 (0.43%) Investment Banking
14 5 (0.31%) Publishing
15 4 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.25%) Telecoms
16 3 (0.19%) Front Office
16 3 (0.19%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1,253 (77.68%) Developer
2 777 (48.17%) .NET Developer
3 524 (32.49%) C# Developer
4 407 (25.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 280 (17.36%) Software Developer
6 228 (14.14%) VB.NET Developer
7 180 (11.16%) Senior Developer
8 158 (9.80%) ASP.NET Developer
9 151 (9.36%) SQL Developer
10 145 (8.99%) C# VB.NET Developer
11 140 (8.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 132 (8.18%) .NET Software Developer
13 130 (8.06%) C# Software Developer
14 113 (7.01%) Senior .NET Developer
15 97 (6.01%) Analyst
16 81 (5.02%) Applications Developer
17 79 (4.90%) Web Developer
18 75 (4.65%) Junior
19 64 (3.97%) Lead Developer
19 64 (3.97%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,613 (100.00%) .NET
2 776 (48.11%) ASP.NET
3 556 (34.47%) HTML
4 497 (30.81%) CSS
5 353 (21.88%) Web Services
6 320 (19.84%) jQuery
7 294 (18.23%) .NET Framework
8 251 (15.56%) ASP.NET Web API
9 242 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 238 (14.76%) AngularJS
11 224 (13.89%) XML
12 218 (13.52%) WinForms
13 211 (13.08%) WCF
14 163 (10.11%) HTML5
15 145 (8.99%) WPF
16 128 (7.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 128 (7.94%) Entity Framework
17 120 (7.44%) REST
18 109 (6.76%) RESTful
19 105 (6.51%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 128 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
2 106 (6.57%) Greenfield Project
3 87 (5.39%) Computer Science
4 81 (5.02%) Mobile App
5 54 (3.35%) Management Information System
6 53 (3.29%) Self-Motivation
7 49 (3.04%) Enterprise Software
8 47 (2.91%) User Experience
9 28 (1.74%) N-Tier
10 23 (1.43%) Equities
10 23 (1.43%) Fintech
11 17 (1.05%) FMCG
12 16 (0.99%) Augmented Reality
12 16 (0.99%) Driving Licence
12 16 (0.99%) EPoS
13 12 (0.74%) Fixed Income
14 11 (0.68%) Data Structures
14 11 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 9 (0.56%) Reinsurance
16 7 (0.43%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 312 (19.34%) Windows
2 38 (2.36%) Windows Server
3 37 (2.29%) Android
3 37 (2.29%) Windows 7
4 34 (2.11%) Apple iOS
5 32 (1.98%) Unix
6 25 (1.55%) Linux
7 16 (0.99%) Windows 10
8 12 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.43%) Windows Phone
10 6 (0.37%) Windows Phone 8
11 5 (0.31%) HPUX
11 5 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.19%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.19%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.12%) Solaris
13 2 (0.12%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.062%) Debian
14 1 (0.062%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 558 (34.59%) Agile Software Development
2 523 (32.42%) MVC
3 224 (13.89%) Problem-Solving
4 219 (13.58%) TDD
5 207 (12.83%) Web Development
6 169 (10.48%) Scrum
7 161 (9.98%) SDLC
8 156 (9.67%) Software Engineering
9 154 (9.55%) OO
10 121 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
11 116 (7.19%) BDD
12 112 (6.94%) Continuous Improvement
13 104 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
14 95 (5.89%) Test Automation
15 93 (5.77%) SOLID
16 92 (5.70%) OOP
17 90 (5.58%) CRM
18 89 (5.52%) Migration
18 89 (5.52%) Unit Testing
19 85 (5.27%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1,400 (86.79%) C#
2 911 (56.48%) SQL
3 629 (39.00%) JavaScript
4 371 (23.00%) T-SQL
5 243 (15.07%) VB
6 147 (9.11%) Java
7 143 (8.87%) VBA
8 92 (5.70%) VB6
9 91 (5.64%) Python
10 83 (5.15%) C++
11 79 (4.90%) PHP
12 54 (3.35%) C
13 39 (2.42%) PL/SQL
14 33 (2.05%) PowerShell
15 29 (1.80%) TypeScript
16 28 (1.74%) Ruby
17 25 (1.55%) VBScript
18 23 (1.43%) R
19 11 (0.68%) XAML
20 10 (0.62%) XPath
Qualifications
1 202 (12.52%) Degree
2 53 (3.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (1.55%) MCPD
4 21 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
5 20 (1.24%) MCP
5 20 (1.24%) Security Cleared
6 13 (0.81%) Postgraduate
7 12 (0.74%) BC Cleared
7 12 (0.74%) DBS Check
8 9 (0.56%) ISEB
9 7 (0.43%) ISTQB
9 7 (0.43%) Master's Degree
9 7 (0.43%) MCTS
9 7 (0.43%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.19%) HND
11 3 (0.19%) MCSA
12 2 (0.12%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 2 (0.12%) MCSE
13 1 (0.062%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (4.40%) QA
2 19 (1.18%) ISO 9001
2 19 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (0.87%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.56%) SLA
5 6 (0.37%) GDPR
6 4 (0.25%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.25%) ISO 14001
7 3 (0.19%) PMO
8 1 (0.062%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.062%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.062%) WCAG
System Software
1 21 (1.30%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.56%) Docker
4 5 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.25%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.062%) Squid
6 1 (0.062%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (0.68%) SCCM
2 6 (0.37%) Ansible
3 5 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (0.19%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.12%) Check_MK
5 2 (0.12%) HP ALM
5 2 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.12%) Puppet
5 2 (0.12%) WSUS
6 1 (0.062%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 490 (30.38%) Microsoft
2 176 (10.91%) Oracle
3 95 (5.89%) Xamarin
4 35 (2.17%) Google
5 33 (2.05%) Tableau
6 29 (1.80%) Telerik
7 27 (1.67%) Citrix
8 24 (1.49%) DevExpress
9 23 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
9 23 (1.43%) SimCorp
10 17 (1.05%) Alteryx
10 17 (1.05%) Sitecore
11 16 (0.99%) MuleSoft
12 15 (0.93%) VMware
13 14 (0.87%) ESRI
14 12 (0.74%) Sybase
15 9 (0.56%) SAP
16 8 (0.50%) Atlassian
16 8 (0.50%) Cognos
16 8 (0.50%) LexisNexis