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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
UK / England
Rank 214 192 138
Rank change year-on-year -22 -54  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 1252 1690 2207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.57% 1.75% 2.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.88% 3.37% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1121 1505 2022
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £53,000 £52,500
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 England with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 43456 50126 50020
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 54.46% 51.94% 50.59%
Number of salaries quoted 37329 43600 42886
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
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 England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +16 341 £42,500 +13.33% 49
London -2 241 £50,000 - 23
West Midlands +10 168 £40,000 +14.28% 32
North West +4 149 £37,500 +7.14% 18
East of England -34 107 £38,500 -1.91% 15
South West -41 84 £34,000 -9.33% 10
Yorkshire -35 77 £40,000 +14.28% 11
East Midlands -37 73 £42,500 +16.43% 11
North East -8 10 £40,000 +14.28% 2
VB.NET
UK

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 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 England region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 2556 (99.53%) .NET
2 2118 (82.48%) C#
3 1624 (63.24%) SQL Server
4 1547 (60.24%) ASP.NET
5 1377 (53.62%) SQL
6 1079 (42.02%) JavaScript
7 1056 (41.12%) MVC
8 1041 (40.54%) HTML
9 1035 (40.30%) Agile Software Development
10 919 (35.79%) CSS
11 856 (33.33%) Microsoft
12 613 (23.87%) ASP.NET MVC
13 561 (21.85%) .NET Framework
14 553 (21.53%) jQuery
15 508 (19.78%) VB
16 457 (17.80%) TDD
17 455 (17.72%) XML
18 443 (17.25%) Finance
19 441 (17.17%) T-SQL
20 438 (17.06%) Scrum
21 421 (16.39%) Windows
22 417 (16.24%) Web Development
23 414 (16.12%) WCF
24 392 (15.26%) Web Services
25 372 (14.49%) MS Excel
26 354 (13.79%) Visual Studio
27 340 (13.24%) WinForms
28 318 (12.38%) Team Foundation Server
29 313 (12.19%) WPF
30 311 (12.11%) AngularJS

VB.NET
Top Related 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
1 186 (7.24%) SharePoint
2 85 (3.31%) IIS
3 81 (3.15%) BizTalk Server
4 56 (2.18%) SharePoint 2013
5 45 (1.75%) CMS
6 43 (1.67%) Apache
7 37 (1.44%) SharePoint Server
8 21 (0.82%) SAS
9 17 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 14 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
11 11 (0.43%) Umbraco
12 10 (0.39%) MS Exchange
13 9 (0.35%) Drupal
13 9 (0.35%) JBoss
14 8 (0.31%) K2 blackpearl
15 7 (0.27%) WordPress
16 6 (0.23%) EPiServer
17 5 (0.19%) nginx
17 5 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
18 3 (0.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 372 (14.49%) MS Excel
2 55 (2.14%) MS Office
3 16 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
3 16 (0.62%) SPSS
4 10 (0.39%) Photoshop
5 9 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.27%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.19%) SOLIDWORKS
8 2 (0.078%) MS Project
9 1 (0.039%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.039%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.039%) Maple
9 1 (0.039%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 57 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 38 (1.48%) Visualfiles
3 9 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
3 9 (0.35%) Sage 200
4 7 (0.27%) Shopify
4 7 (0.27%) Temenos T24
5 5 (0.19%) Magento
6 4 (0.16%) Oracle HRMS
6 4 (0.16%) Sage 50
6 4 (0.16%) Sage X3
7 3 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
8 2 (0.078%) Infor CRM
8 2 (0.078%) nopCommerce
8 2 (0.078%) OpenText MBPM
8 2 (0.078%) OpenText Process Suite
8 2 (0.078%) Sage 1000
9 1 (0.039%) Infor LN
9 1 (0.039%) Payment Gateway
9 1 (0.039%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 109 (4.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (0.90%) GitHub
4 21 (0.82%) SaaS
5 16 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (0.35%) Office 365
7 6 (0.23%) iTunes
8 4 (0.16%) Google Play
9 3 (0.12%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (0.12%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.12%) PaaS
9 3 (0.12%) Trello
10 2 (0.078%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.078%) Azure Machine Learning
10 2 (0.078%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.078%) IaaS
11 1 (0.039%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 70 (2.73%) Internet
2 28 (1.09%) Intranet
3 26 (1.01%) HTTP
4 25 (0.97%) DNS
5 17 (0.66%) Firewall
5 17 (0.66%) SSL
6 11 (0.43%) Broadband
7 10 (0.39%) SMTP
8 8 (0.31%) TCP/IP
9 7 (0.27%) Network Security
10 6 (0.23%) Wireshark
11 5 (0.19%) RIP
12 4 (0.16%) DHCP
13 3 (0.12%) Extranet
14 2 (0.078%) Wi-Fi
15 1 (0.039%) FTP
15 1 (0.039%) HTTPS
15 1 (0.039%) IPv4
15 1 (0.039%) ISDN
15 1 (0.039%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1624 (63.24%) SQL Server
2 268 (10.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 227 (8.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 213 (8.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 196 (7.63%) SQL Server 2014
6 146 (5.69%) MySQL
7 127 (4.95%) SQL Server 2012
8 110 (4.28%) Relational Database
9 65 (2.53%) NoSQL
10 64 (2.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 55 (2.14%) SQL Server 2005
12 54 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
13 44 (1.71%) Crystal Reports
14 39 (1.52%) MS Access
14 39 (1.52%) SQL Server 2016
15 33 (1.29%) QlikView
16 28 (1.09%) MongoDB
17 24 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
18 22 (0.86%) Big Data
19 21 (0.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 354 (13.79%) Visual Studio
2 318 (12.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 140 (5.45%) Git (software)
4 131 (5.10%) NUnit
5 105 (4.09%) Subversion
6 90 (3.50%) Rhino Mocks
7 69 (2.69%) Moq
8 50 (1.95%) Selenium
9 44 (1.71%) MSTest
10 34 (1.32%) MSBuild
11 33 (1.29%) JIRA
12 23 (0.90%) JSUnit
12 23 (0.90%) SoapUI
13 22 (0.86%) SpecFlow
14 19 (0.74%) Octopus Deploy
15 17 (0.66%) Grunt
15 17 (0.66%) TeamCity
16 15 (0.58%) gulp
16 15 (0.58%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
17 14 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 443 (17.25%) Finance
2 66 (2.57%) Games
3 62 (2.41%) Telecoms
4 61 (2.38%) Advertising
5 57 (2.22%) Law
6 56 (2.18%) Manufacturing
7 49 (1.91%) Retail
8 46 (1.79%) Banking
9 41 (1.60%) Marketing
10 34 (1.32%) Legal
11 18 (0.70%) Automotive
11 18 (0.70%) Financial Institution
12 17 (0.66%) Electronics
13 15 (0.58%) Back Office
14 14 (0.55%) Music Industry
15 11 (0.43%) Local Government
16 7 (0.27%) Aerospace
17 5 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.19%) Publishing
18 3 (0.12%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2127 (82.83%) Developer
2 1430 (55.69%) .NET Developer
3 727 (28.31%) C# Developer
4 606 (23.60%) C# .NET Developer
5 481 (18.73%) VB.NET Developer
6 371 (14.45%) Software Developer
7 334 (13.01%) Senior Developer
8 318 (12.38%) ASP.NET Developer
9 286 (11.14%) SQL Developer
10 242 (9.42%) .NET Software Developer
11 220 (8.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 198 (7.71%) C# VB.NET Developer
13 166 (6.46%) Senior .NET Developer
14 161 (6.27%) Web Developer
15 152 (5.92%) C# Software Developer
16 143 (5.57%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
17 138 (5.37%) Applications Developer
18 129 (5.02%) Junior
19 118 (4.60%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
20 115 (4.48%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2556 (99.53%) .NET
2 1547 (60.24%) ASP.NET
3 1041 (40.54%) HTML
4 919 (35.79%) CSS
5 613 (23.87%) ASP.NET MVC
6 561 (21.85%) .NET Framework
7 553 (21.53%) jQuery
8 455 (17.72%) XML
9 414 (16.12%) WCF
10 392 (15.26%) Web Services
11 340 (13.24%) WinForms
12 313 (12.19%) WPF
13 311 (12.11%) AngularJS
14 297 (11.57%) Ajax
15 283 (11.02%) ASP.NET Web API
16 274 (10.67%) HTML5
17 268 (10.44%) Entity Framework
18 254 (9.89%) LINQ
19 225 (8.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 223 (8.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 238 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
2 161 (6.27%) Computer Science
3 119 (4.63%) Mobile App
4 72 (2.80%) Client/Server
5 65 (2.53%) User Experience
6 59 (2.30%) Management Information System
7 54 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
8 51 (1.99%) Tandem
9 45 (1.75%) iPad
10 31 (1.21%) N-Tier
11 29 (1.13%) Fintech
12 12 (0.47%) AS400
13 11 (0.43%) Algorithms
13 11 (0.43%) Driving Licence
14 10 (0.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 9 (0.35%) Data Centre
16 8 (0.31%) Reinsurance
17 7 (0.27%) FMCG
17 7 (0.27%) iSeries
17 7 (0.27%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 421 (16.39%) Windows
2 100 (3.89%) Apple iOS
3 82 (3.19%) Android
4 73 (2.84%) Linux
5 45 (1.75%) Unix
6 44 (1.71%) Windows Server
7 18 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (0.62%) Windows 8
9 15 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
10 14 (0.55%) Windows 7
10 14 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (0.39%) Solaris
11 10 (0.39%) Windows 10
11 10 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (0.16%) Windows NT
13 3 (0.12%) Kali Linux
13 3 (0.12%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.078%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.078%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1056 (41.12%) MVC
2 1035 (40.30%) Agile Software Development
3 457 (17.80%) TDD
4 438 (17.06%) Scrum
5 417 (16.24%) Web Development
6 273 (10.63%) OO
7 261 (10.16%) SDLC
8 255 (9.93%) Software Engineering
9 245 (9.54%) Web Application Development
10 226 (8.80%) Unit Testing
11 204 (7.94%) BDD
12 177 (6.89%) Mentoring
13 160 (6.23%) Continuous Integration
14 148 (5.76%) CRM
15 136 (5.30%) SOLID
16 131 (5.10%) E-Commerce
16 131 (5.10%) OOP
17 130 (5.06%) Kanban
18 125 (4.87%) Project Management
19 118 (4.60%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2118 (82.48%) C#
2 1377 (53.62%) SQL
3 1079 (42.02%) JavaScript
4 508 (19.78%) VB
5 441 (17.17%) T-SQL
6 243 (9.46%) Java
7 127 (4.95%) C++
8 122 (4.75%) VB6
9 117 (4.56%) VBA
10 108 (4.21%) PHP
11 76 (2.96%) C
12 65 (2.53%) PowerShell
13 55 (2.14%) Ruby
14 44 (1.71%) VBScript
15 38 (1.48%) PL/SQL
16 34 (1.32%) Python
17 25 (0.97%) TypeScript
18 22 (0.86%) XAML
19 18 (0.70%) R
20 16 (0.62%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 308 (11.99%) Degree
2 80 (3.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 44 (1.71%) Security Cleared
4 27 (1.05%) ISTQB
4 27 (1.05%) SC Cleared
5 24 (0.93%) ISEB
6 20 (0.78%) MCTS
7 15 (0.58%) MCP
8 14 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
9 13 (0.51%) MCITP
10 12 (0.47%) CREST Certified
11 11 (0.43%) CHECK Team Leader
12 10 (0.39%) MCSD
13 8 (0.31%) HND
14 6 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 6 (0.23%) MCPD
15 5 (0.19%) Postgraduate
16 4 (0.16%) ISEB Practitioner
16 4 (0.16%) OSCP
17 3 (0.12%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 149 (5.80%) QA
2 22 (0.86%) SLA
3 9 (0.35%) HL7
4 7 (0.27%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.19%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.16%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.12%) IFRS
7 3 (0.12%) IFRS 9
7 3 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.039%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.039%) ISO27005
8 1 (0.039%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 21 (0.82%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.27%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.23%) vSphere
5 3 (0.12%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.078%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.078%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (0.39%) Puppet
2 6 (0.23%) Ansible
2 6 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (0.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (0.16%) Nagios
4 4 (0.16%) Nessus
4 4 (0.16%) Nmap
5 1 (0.039%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.039%) cPanel
5 1 (0.039%) EnCase
5 1 (0.039%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.039%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.039%) Opsview
5 1 (0.039%) RSA Archer
5 1 (0.039%) SCCM
Vendors
1 856 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 163 (6.35%) Oracle
3 45 (1.75%) SAP
4 40 (1.56%) LexisNexis
5 29 (1.13%) Xamarin
6 23 (0.90%) IBM
7 22 (0.86%) Sitecore
8 21 (0.82%) Telerik
9 20 (0.78%) VMware
10 19 (0.74%) Tableau
11 18 (0.70%) Google
11 18 (0.70%) Sage
12 17 (0.66%) DevExpress
13 11 (0.43%) Nintex
14 10 (0.39%) Red Hat
14 10 (0.39%) Sybase
14 10 (0.39%) Twitter
15 9 (0.35%) Citrix
16 8 (0.31%) Apple
17 7 (0.27%) Dell
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