Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
UK > England
6 months to
24 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 444 343 364
Rank change year-on-year -101 +21 -84
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 376 1,021 1,235
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.57% 0.90% 0.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.99% 1.67% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 394 954 1,143
Median annual salary £43,625 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.29% +2.35% +1.80%
10th Percentile £29,075 £30,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £63,750
UK median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.30% +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 37,789 61,290 76,195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 57.00% 54.06% 54.99%
Number of salaries quoted 31,981 51,525 64,324
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,751 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £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 24 February 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 24 February 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 -7 132 £45,000 +5.88% 22
London +65 77 £52,500 -8.70% 22
Midlands -31 55 £37,500 -11.76% 19
North of England -41 38 £42,500 -2.30% 28
East of England +37 34 £45,000 +28.57% 2
West Midlands +2 31 £37,500 -11.76% 8
South West -45 29 £40,000 -11.11% 7
East Midlands -7 24 £37,500 -9.64% 11
North West -21 19 £37,500 -14.77% 15
Yorkshire +5 18 £42,500 +1.19% 10
North East +14 1 £41,500 -2.35% 3
VB.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 376 (100.00%) .NET
2 327 (86.97%) C#
3 252 (67.02%) SQL
4 183 (48.67%) SQL Server
5 148 (39.36%) ASP.NET
6 137 (36.44%) JavaScript
7 125 (33.24%) HTML
8 115 (30.59%) Agile Software Development
9 109 (28.99%) MVC
10 103 (27.39%) CSS
11 95 (25.27%) Microsoft
12 88 (23.40%) Azure
13 70 (18.62%) Software Engineering
14 66 (17.55%) T-SQL
15 65 (17.29%) .NET Core
16 62 (16.49%) .NET Framework
17 59 (15.69%) DevOps
17 59 (15.69%) Windows
18 56 (14.89%) Problem-Solving
19 55 (14.63%) AngularJS
20 50 (13.30%) jQuery
21 49 (13.03%) HTML5
22 46 (12.23%) VB
22 46 (12.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 46 (12.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 46 (12.23%) Finance
23 45 (11.97%) WinForms
23 45 (11.97%) TDD
24 44 (11.70%) Web Services
25 43 (11.44%) ASP.NET Web API

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 16 (4.26%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.19%) IIS
3 6 (1.60%) OpenEdge
3 6 (1.60%) WordPress
4 5 (1.33%) Apache Solr
4 5 (1.33%) NServiceBus
5 4 (1.06%) Drupal
6 3 (0.80%) Apache
6 3 (0.80%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (0.80%) SAS
7 2 (0.53%) Documentum
8 1 (0.27%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.27%) CMS
8 1 (0.27%) Confluence
8 1 (0.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (3.99%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.60%) Simulink
4 5 (1.33%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.27%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 22 (5.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (4.26%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (1.60%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.53%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.27%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 88 (23.40%) Azure
2 26 (6.91%) SaaS
3 22 (5.85%) Dynamics 365
4 19 (5.05%) AWS
5 9 (2.39%) Serverless
6 8 (2.13%) Power Platform
7 7 (1.86%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (1.86%) AWS CodeDeploy
8 4 (1.06%) npm
8 4 (1.06%) NuGet
9 3 (0.80%) PowerApps
10 2 (0.53%) Apigee
10 2 (0.53%) GCP
11 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.27%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.27%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.99%) DNS
2 11 (2.93%) TCP/IP
3 10 (2.66%) WAN
4 8 (2.13%) RTP
5 6 (1.60%) Internet
5 6 (1.60%) Intranet
6 5 (1.33%) HTTP
7 3 (0.80%) Firewall
7 3 (0.80%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.53%) FTP
9 1 (0.27%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.27%) SMTP
9 1 (0.27%) tcpdump
9 1 (0.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (48.67%) SQL Server
2 46 (12.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 46 (12.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 37 (9.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (5.85%) SQL Server 2014
5 19 (5.05%) MySQL
6 17 (4.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 15 (3.99%) Relational Database
7 15 (3.99%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (2.66%) Crystal Reports
8 10 (2.66%) MS Access
9 7 (1.86%) Power BI
9 7 (1.86%) SQL Server 2016
10 6 (1.60%) Azure SQL Database
10 6 (1.60%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.60%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (1.60%) SQL Server 2019
10 6 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (1.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 40 (10.64%) Visual Studio
2 38 (10.11%) Git (software)
3 24 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (4.52%) Selenium
5 15 (3.99%) NUnit
5 15 (3.99%) TestNG
5 15 (3.99%) WebDriver
6 8 (2.13%) JIRA
6 8 (2.13%) TeamCity
7 6 (1.60%) Bitbucket
7 6 (1.60%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (1.06%) Mercurial
9 4 (1.06%) PowerBuilder
9 4 (1.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (0.53%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.53%) Subversion
11 2 (0.53%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 46 (12.23%) Finance
2 26 (6.91%) Manufacturing
3 17 (4.52%) Law
4 15 (3.99%) Legal
5 12 (3.19%) Electronics
5 12 (3.19%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.93%) Retail
7 7 (1.86%) Marketing
8 6 (1.60%) Public Sector
9 5 (1.33%) Back Office
10 3 (0.80%) Front Office
10 3 (0.80%) Games
10 3 (0.80%) Social Housing
11 1 (0.27%) Advertising
11 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.27%) Automotive
11 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 288 (76.60%) Developer
2 143 (38.03%) .NET Developer
3 115 (30.59%) Software Developer
4 98 (26.06%) C# Developer
5 74 (19.68%) C# .NET Developer
6 61 (16.22%) C# Software Developer
7 48 (12.77%) .NET Software Developer
8 43 (11.44%) Software Engineer
9 32 (8.51%) VB.NET Developer
10 31 (8.24%) SQL Developer
11 30 (7.98%) Senior Developer
12 28 (7.45%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 26 (6.91%) Applications Developer
14 25 (6.65%) C# Software Engineer
15 20 (5.32%) Analyst
15 20 (5.32%) C# VB.NET Developer
16 19 (5.05%) ASP.NET Developer
16 19 (5.05%) Programmer
16 19 (5.05%) Senior .NET Developer
17 17 (4.52%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 376 (100.00%) .NET
2 148 (39.36%) ASP.NET
3 125 (33.24%) HTML
4 103 (27.39%) CSS
5 65 (17.29%) .NET Core
6 62 (16.49%) .NET Framework
7 55 (14.63%) AngularJS
8 50 (13.30%) jQuery
9 49 (13.03%) HTML5
10 45 (11.97%) WinForms
11 44 (11.70%) Web Services
12 43 (11.44%) ASP.NET Web API
13 42 (11.17%) XML
14 34 (9.04%) ASP.NET MVC
14 34 (9.04%) REST
15 33 (8.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 32 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 32 (8.51%) WPF
17 31 (8.24%) Entity Framework
18 29 (7.71%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 43 (11.44%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (9.57%) Self-Motivation
3 16 (4.26%) User Experience
4 12 (3.19%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (2.93%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.66%) Data Structures
6 10 (2.66%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.39%) Equities
7 9 (2.39%) Fixed Income
8 8 (2.13%) EPoS
8 8 (2.13%) Robotics
9 5 (1.33%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.33%) NHS
10 4 (1.06%) Hedge funds
10 4 (1.06%) Photography
10 4 (1.06%) SWIFT
11 3 (0.80%) Fat Client
11 3 (0.80%) Reinsurance
11 3 (0.80%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 59 (15.69%) Windows
2 16 (4.26%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.06%) Android
3 4 (1.06%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.06%) Linux
3 4 (1.06%) Windows 10
4 3 (0.80%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (30.59%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (28.99%) MVC
3 70 (18.62%) Software Engineering
4 59 (15.69%) DevOps
5 56 (14.89%) Problem-Solving
6 45 (11.97%) TDD
7 40 (10.64%) Scrum
8 38 (10.11%) Web Development
9 30 (7.98%) OO
9 30 (7.98%) SDLC
10 29 (7.71%) Test Automation
11 26 (6.91%) Business Intelligence
12 25 (6.65%) OOD
13 24 (6.38%) CRM
14 20 (5.32%) Mathematics
14 20 (5.32%) Project Management
15 19 (5.05%) Mentoring
15 19 (5.05%) Microservices
15 19 (5.05%) Workflow
16 18 (4.79%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 327 (86.97%) C#
2 252 (67.02%) SQL
3 137 (36.44%) JavaScript
4 66 (17.55%) T-SQL
5 46 (12.23%) VB
6 40 (10.64%) Python
7 34 (9.04%) Java
8 24 (6.38%) PowerShell
8 24 (6.38%) TypeScript
9 21 (5.59%) C++
9 21 (5.59%) VBA
10 16 (4.26%) VB6
11 12 (3.19%) C
11 12 (3.19%) PHP
12 9 (2.39%) Perl
12 9 (2.39%) PL/SQL
13 8 (2.13%) XAML
14 6 (1.60%) MATLAB
15 4 (1.06%) Ruby
16 2 (0.53%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 37 (9.84%) Degree
2 28 (7.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (2.66%) ISTQB
3 10 (2.66%) MCITP
3 10 (2.66%) MCSA
4 9 (2.39%) Numerate Degree
5 5 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.80%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.06%) SLA
2 3 (0.80%) GDPR
2 3 (0.80%) QA
3 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (2.66%) Active Directory
1 10 (2.66%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.80%) Docker
3 1 (0.27%) Firmware
3 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (2.66%) Kubernetes
1 10 (2.66%) SCCM
1 10 (2.66%) SCOM
1 10 (2.66%) WMI
2 2 (0.53%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 95 (25.27%) Microsoft
2 31 (8.24%) Oracle
3 12 (3.19%) Xamarin
4 10 (2.66%) Telerik
5 6 (1.60%) Bloomberg
6 5 (1.33%) SAP
7 4 (1.06%) DevExpress
7 4 (1.06%) MuleSoft
7 4 (1.06%) ServiceNow
8 3 (0.80%) Meridio
8 3 (0.80%) Micro Focus
9 2 (0.53%) ANSYS
9 2 (0.53%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.53%) Automation Anywhere
9 2 (0.53%) Blue Prism
9 2 (0.53%) EMC
9 2 (0.53%) Infor
9 2 (0.53%) Intapp
9 2 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.53%) UiPath