Period
to 14 May 2021

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 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
UK > England
6 months to
14 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 482 377 372
Rank change year-on-year -105 -5 -77
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 421 716 1,138
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.52% 0.80% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.94% 1.46% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 330 638 989
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
75th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £52,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -

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 44,645 49,117 72,722
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.56% 54.75% 54.38%
Number of salaries quoted 34,999 41,285 60,483
10th Percentile £34,250 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £71,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in England

VB.NET
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VB.NET in England.

Salary trend for VB.NET in England

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing VB.NET in England over the 6 months to 14 May 2021.

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 May 2021. 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 -31 128 £45,000 +5.88% 15
London +10 78 £55,000 -12.00% 18
Midlands -45 76 £40,000 - 32
North of England -92 63 £42,500 -3.41% 23
East Midlands +1 43 £40,000 - 12
Yorkshire -24 39 £42,500 +1.19% 12
East of England +29 36 £35,000 -22.22% 7
West Midlands -43 33 £37,500 -6.25% 20
South West -59 25 £40,000 -11.11% 11
North West -49 21 £38,750 -11.93% 9
North East -4 3 £80,000 +220.00% 2
VB.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 14 May 2021, 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.

1 421 (100.00%) .NET
2 364 (86.46%) C#
3 245 (58.19%) SQL
4 221 (52.49%) SQL Server
5 160 (38.00%) ASP.NET
6 144 (34.20%) JavaScript
7 138 (32.78%) HTML
7 138 (32.78%) Microsoft
8 131 (31.12%) Agile Software Development
9 128 (30.40%) MVC
10 123 (29.22%) CSS
11 109 (25.89%) Azure
12 99 (23.52%) T-SQL
13 97 (23.04%) Social Skills
14 86 (20.43%) Windows
15 76 (18.05%) DevOps
16 74 (17.58%) Software Engineering
17 70 (16.63%) .NET Framework
18 69 (16.39%) jQuery
19 67 (15.91%) .NET Core
20 65 (15.44%) Problem-Solving
20 65 (15.44%) AngularJS
20 65 (15.44%) Visual Studio
21 63 (14.96%) Finance
22 62 (14.73%) Scrum
23 61 (14.49%) XML
24 58 (13.78%) Web Services
25 52 (12.35%) Python
26 51 (12.11%) Java
27 50 (11.88%) Analytical Skills

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 32 (7.60%) SharePoint
2 18 (4.28%) IIS
3 11 (2.61%) Apache Solr
3 11 (2.61%) NServiceBus
3 11 (2.61%) WordPress
4 8 (1.90%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (1.19%) OpenEdge
5 5 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (0.71%) Apache
7 2 (0.48%) Confluence
8 1 (0.24%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.24%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.24%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (3.56%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.38%) Simulink
3 6 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.95%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 8 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.43%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.24%) HFM
3 1 (0.24%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.24%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 109 (25.89%) Azure
2 43 (10.21%) AWS
3 39 (9.26%) SaaS
4 17 (4.04%) Power Platform
5 13 (3.09%) Serverless
6 12 (2.85%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (2.38%) PowerApps
8 8 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (1.90%) Amazon S3
8 8 (1.90%) AWS Lambda
8 8 (1.90%) Dynamics 365
8 8 (1.90%) GCP
8 8 (1.90%) Microsoft 365
8 8 (1.90%) Power Automate
9 7 (1.66%) AWS CodeDeploy
9 7 (1.66%) PaaS
10 6 (1.43%) OpenShift
11 5 (1.19%) AWS CodeCommit
11 5 (1.19%) GitHub
11 5 (1.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.14%) DNS
2 8 (1.90%) Firewall
2 8 (1.90%) WAN
3 7 (1.66%) Reverse Proxy
4 6 (1.43%) Intranet
5 5 (1.19%) IPv4
5 5 (1.19%) LAN
6 3 (0.71%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.71%) Internet
6 3 (0.71%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.48%) FTP
7 2 (0.48%) HTTP
8 1 (0.24%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (52.49%) SQL Server
2 40 (9.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 35 (8.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (6.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (3.80%) Power BI
5 16 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (3.56%) MySQL
7 12 (2.85%) Relational Database
8 11 (2.61%) Crystal Reports
8 11 (2.61%) MS Access
8 11 (2.61%) SQL Server 2014
8 11 (2.61%) SQL Server 2016
9 9 (2.14%) DTS
10 8 (1.90%) NoSQL
10 8 (1.90%) Tableau
11 7 (1.66%) Azure SQL Database
11 7 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.66%) MongoDB
11 7 (1.66%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 65 (15.44%) Visual Studio
2 44 (10.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 39 (9.26%) Git (software)
4 11 (2.61%) Jenkins
5 10 (2.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 8 (1.90%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (1.90%) TeamCity
7 7 (1.66%) GitLab
7 7 (1.66%) JIRA
8 6 (1.43%) Bitbucket
8 6 (1.43%) Selenium
9 5 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (1.19%) Vagrant
10 4 (0.95%) Visual Studio Code
11 3 (0.71%) gulp
12 2 (0.48%) Appium
12 2 (0.48%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.48%) NUnit
12 2 (0.48%) TestNG
12 2 (0.48%) WebDriver
General
1 97 (23.04%) Social Skills
2 63 (14.96%) Finance
3 50 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (5.70%) Manufacturing
5 23 (5.46%) Presentation Skills
5 23 (5.46%) Wearables
6 17 (4.04%) Law
7 16 (3.80%) Telecoms
8 15 (3.56%) Electronics
8 15 (3.56%) Retail
9 12 (2.85%) Marketing
10 11 (2.61%) Legal
10 11 (2.61%) Organisational Skills
11 10 (2.38%) Public Sector
12 6 (1.43%) Automotive
13 5 (1.19%) Back Office
14 3 (0.71%) Front Office
14 3 (0.71%) Games
14 3 (0.71%) Social Housing
15 2 (0.48%) Banking
Job Titles
1 324 (76.96%) Developer
2 161 (38.24%) .NET Developer
3 111 (26.37%) Software Developer
4 87 (20.67%) C# Developer
5 69 (16.39%) C# .NET Developer
6 43 (10.21%) Senior Developer
7 41 (9.74%) .NET Software Developer
8 37 (8.79%) C# Software Developer
9 36 (8.55%) VB.NET Developer
10 26 (6.18%) SQL Developer
11 24 (5.70%) C# VB.NET Developer
12 23 (5.46%) C++ Developer
12 23 (5.46%) C++ Software Developer
13 22 (5.23%) Senior .NET Developer
14 20 (4.75%) Programmer
14 20 (4.75%) Software Engineer
15 19 (4.51%) DevOps Engineer
16 18 (4.28%) Analyst
16 18 (4.28%) Applications Developer
17 14 (3.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 421 (100.00%) .NET
2 160 (38.00%) ASP.NET
3 138 (32.78%) HTML
4 123 (29.22%) CSS
5 70 (16.63%) .NET Framework
6 69 (16.39%) jQuery
7 67 (15.91%) .NET Core
8 65 (15.44%) AngularJS
9 61 (14.49%) XML
10 58 (13.78%) Web Services
11 48 (11.40%) ASP.NET Web API
12 44 (10.45%) SOAP
13 42 (9.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 41 (9.74%) HTML5
15 34 (8.08%) WinForms
16 31 (7.36%) ASP.NET MVC
16 31 (7.36%) REST
17 28 (6.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 27 (6.41%) CSS3
18 27 (6.41%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.18%) Self-Motivation
2 18 (4.28%) Management Information System
2 18 (4.28%) Mobile App
3 12 (2.85%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (2.61%) Robotics
5 10 (2.38%) Data Structures
6 7 (1.66%) User Experience
7 6 (1.43%) NHS
8 5 (1.19%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.19%) FMCG
8 5 (1.19%) Public Cloud
9 4 (0.95%) Algorithms
9 4 (0.95%) Equities
9 4 (0.95%) Fixed Income
9 4 (0.95%) Hedge funds
9 4 (0.95%) Photography
9 4 (0.95%) SWIFT
9 4 (0.95%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.71%) EPoS
10 3 (0.71%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 86 (20.43%) Windows
2 28 (6.65%) Linux
3 26 (6.18%) Windows Server
4 8 (1.90%) Unix
5 4 (0.95%) Android
5 4 (0.95%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.95%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (31.12%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (30.40%) MVC
3 76 (18.05%) DevOps
4 74 (17.58%) Software Engineering
5 65 (15.44%) Problem-Solving
6 62 (14.73%) Scrum
7 44 (10.45%) SDLC
8 40 (9.50%) Web Development
9 36 (8.55%) TDD
10 34 (8.08%) OOP
11 33 (7.84%) CAD
11 33 (7.84%) OO
12 32 (7.60%) Business Intelligence
13 29 (6.89%) Workflow
14 28 (6.65%) Mentoring
14 28 (6.65%) SOA
15 25 (5.94%) Continuous Integration
15 25 (5.94%) Microservices
16 24 (5.70%) Unit Testing
17 23 (5.46%) CAE
Programming Languages
1 364 (86.46%) C#
2 245 (58.19%) SQL
3 144 (34.20%) JavaScript
4 99 (23.52%) T-SQL
5 52 (12.35%) Python
6 51 (12.11%) Java
7 42 (9.98%) C++
8 38 (9.03%) PowerShell
9 37 (8.79%) VB
10 27 (6.41%) VBA
11 20 (4.75%) C
12 19 (4.51%) TypeScript
13 13 (3.09%) PHP
14 12 (2.85%) PL/SQL
14 12 (2.85%) VB6
15 10 (2.38%) MATLAB
16 9 (2.14%) Ruby
16 9 (2.14%) VBScript
17 5 (1.19%) Perl
17 5 (1.19%) XAML
Qualifications
1 34 (8.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (6.18%) Degree
3 7 (1.66%) AWS Certification
4 6 (1.43%) CISA
4 6 (1.43%) CISSP
4 6 (1.43%) MCSE
5 4 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (0.95%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.71%) MCITP
6 3 (0.71%) MCSA
7 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.24%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.19%) SLA
2 4 (0.95%) GRC
2 4 (0.95%) QA
3 3 (0.71%) GDPR
3 3 (0.71%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.48%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 2 (0.48%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.48%) GxP
4 2 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (2.38%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.90%) Docker
3 3 (0.71%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 23 (5.46%) Kubernetes
2 8 (1.90%) SCCM
2 8 (1.90%) Single Sign-On
3 5 (1.19%) Ansible
3 5 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.19%) Puppet
3 5 (1.19%) Terraform
4 3 (0.71%) SCOM
4 3 (0.71%) WMI
5 2 (0.48%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (0.48%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 2 (0.48%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 138 (32.78%) Microsoft
2 40 (9.50%) Oracle
3 27 (6.41%) Bloomberg
4 23 (5.46%) ANSYS
5 19 (4.51%) Telerik
6 13 (3.09%) Xamarin
7 9 (2.14%) SAP
7 9 (2.14%) ServiceNow
8 8 (1.90%) DevExpress
9 7 (1.66%) Meridio
9 7 (1.66%) Micro Focus
9 7 (1.66%) Nintex
10 5 (1.19%) Alibaba
10 5 (1.19%) IBM
11 4 (0.95%) UiPath
12 3 (0.71%) OutSystems
13 2 (0.48%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.48%) Google
13 2 (0.48%) Infor
13 2 (0.48%) Salesforce.com