Period
to 20 October 2020

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 20 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 387 347 330
Rank change year-on-year -40 -17 -35
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 306 1,136 1,536
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.68% 0.90% 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.15% 1.69% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 299 978 1,447
Median annual salary £50,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,750 £29,750 £29,981
90th Percentile £83,000 £62,875 £63,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +14.94% +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 26,588 67,391 84,983
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 59.25% 53.59% 55.78%
Number of salaries quoted 22,769 55,790 71,200
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £83,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +3.09%

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 20 October 2020.

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 20 October 2020. 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
London +93 113 £82,500 +50.00% 7
South East +23 76 £50,000 +16.28% 17
Midlands +16 40 £40,000 -3.61% 12
West Midlands +35 34 £45,000 +5.88% 8
North of England +49 31 £48,750 +21.88% 20
North West +71 26 £50,000 +25.00% 14
East of England +86 23 £47,500 +9.20% 11
South West +27 21 £35,750 -17.82% 12
East Midlands +28 6 £33,750 -15.63% 4
Yorkshire +71 4 £39,434 -1.42% 6
North East +19 1 £22,500 -48.28%
VB.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 2020, 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.

1 306 (100.00%) .NET
2 249 (81.37%) C#
3 199 (65.03%) SQL
4 177 (57.84%) SQL Server
5 107 (34.97%) JavaScript
6 104 (33.99%) ASP.NET
7 95 (31.05%) Finance
8 90 (29.41%) HTML
9 83 (27.12%) CSS
10 73 (23.86%) Agile Software Development
11 65 (21.24%) MVC
12 62 (20.26%) Python
13 60 (19.61%) Windows
14 56 (18.30%) T-SQL
14 56 (18.30%) Azure
15 55 (17.97%) .NET Framework
16 53 (17.32%) Oracle
17 52 (16.99%) Microsoft
17 52 (16.99%) .NET Core
18 50 (16.34%) jQuery
19 48 (15.69%) DevOps
20 46 (15.03%) Web Services
21 45 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web API
21 45 (14.71%) PowerShell
22 44 (14.38%) AngularJS
22 44 (14.38%) Active Directory
23 42 (13.73%) JIRA
24 38 (12.42%) Software Engineering
24 38 (12.42%) HTML5
24 38 (12.42%) Issue Tracking

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 37 (12.09%) Confluence
2 8 (2.61%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.29%) CMS
4 6 (1.96%) IIS
5 5 (1.63%) Umbraco
6 4 (1.31%) Drupal
7 3 (0.98%) OpenEdge
7 3 (0.98%) SAS
8 2 (0.65%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.65%) Documentum
8 2 (0.65%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.65%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.65%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.33%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.33%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (1.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.33%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.33%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 12 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (3.59%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.63%) Elite 3E
4 2 (0.65%) Misys Opics
5 1 (0.33%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 56 (18.30%) Azure
2 28 (9.15%) AWS
3 22 (7.19%) Serverless
4 21 (6.86%) Power Platform
5 19 (6.21%) AWS CloudFormation
5 19 (6.21%) AWS CodeDeploy
6 17 (5.56%) SaaS
7 14 (4.58%) Amazon EC2
7 14 (4.58%) Amazon Kinesis
7 14 (4.58%) Amazon S3
7 14 (4.58%) AWS Lambda
8 12 (3.92%) Amazon ELB
8 12 (3.92%) Dynamics 365
8 12 (3.92%) Route 53
8 12 (3.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 9 (2.94%) GitHub
10 6 (1.96%) Azure Machine Learning
11 3 (0.98%) Office 365
12 2 (0.65%) npm
13 1 (0.33%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.54%) DNS
2 11 (3.59%) RTP
3 7 (2.29%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.63%) WAN
5 4 (1.31%) HTTP
5 4 (1.31%) Internet
5 4 (1.31%) Skype
6 1 (0.33%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.33%) FTP
6 1 (0.33%) Modbus
6 1 (0.33%) Network Security
6 1 (0.33%) RS-232
6 1 (0.33%) SMTP
6 1 (0.33%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (57.84%) SQL Server
2 36 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (10.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (8.17%) MySQL
5 20 (6.54%) Power BI
6 19 (6.21%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
8 14 (4.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 14 (4.58%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (4.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (3.92%) Data Lake
10 11 (3.59%) Relational Database
11 10 (3.27%) Big Data
11 10 (3.27%) Biml
11 10 (3.27%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (2.29%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 7 (2.29%) NoSQL
13 6 (1.96%) HDInsight
14 4 (1.31%) MongoDB
14 4 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 42 (13.73%) JIRA
2 36 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 26 (8.50%) Visual Studio
4 19 (6.21%) TeamCity
5 13 (4.25%) NUnit
6 10 (3.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 10 (3.27%) Subversion
7 9 (2.94%) Selenium
7 9 (2.94%) TestNG
7 9 (2.94%) WebDriver
8 8 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (1.63%) PowerBuilder
10 4 (1.31%) Moq
10 4 (1.31%) Visual Studio Team System
11 3 (0.98%) Visual Studio Code
12 2 (0.65%) AccuRev
12 2 (0.65%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.65%) ER Studio
12 2 (0.65%) GDB
12 2 (0.65%) Sourcetree
General
1 95 (31.05%) Finance
2 10 (3.27%) Manufacturing
3 8 (2.61%) Legal
4 6 (1.96%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.63%) Banking
5 5 (1.63%) Law
6 4 (1.31%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.31%) Back Office
6 4 (1.31%) Publishing
7 3 (0.98%) Electronics
7 3 (0.98%) Marketing
7 3 (0.98%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.65%) Housing Association
8 2 (0.65%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.65%) Local Government
8 2 (0.65%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.33%) Advertising
9 1 (0.33%) Retail
9 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 208 (67.97%) Developer
2 90 (29.41%) .NET Developer
3 61 (19.93%) Software Developer
4 44 (14.38%) C# Developer
4 44 (14.38%) Senior Developer
5 40 (13.07%) Senior .NET Developer
6 33 (10.78%) Analyst
7 30 (9.80%) Software Engineer
8 28 (9.15%) C# .NET Developer
9 27 (8.82%) .NET Software Developer
9 27 (8.82%) Applications Developer
10 24 (7.84%) Analyst Developer
11 22 (7.19%) C# Software Developer
12 20 (6.54%) Lead Developer
13 17 (5.56%) Lead Analyst Developer
13 17 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
13 17 (5.56%) SQL Developer
14 16 (5.23%) AWS DevOps
14 16 (5.23%) DevOps Engineer
14 16 (5.23%) Senior .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 306 (100.00%) .NET
2 104 (33.99%) ASP.NET
3 90 (29.41%) HTML
4 83 (27.12%) CSS
5 55 (17.97%) .NET Framework
6 52 (16.99%) .NET Core
7 50 (16.34%) jQuery
8 46 (15.03%) Web Services
9 45 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web API
10 44 (14.38%) AngularJS
11 38 (12.42%) HTML5
12 37 (12.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 35 (11.44%) WinForms
14 34 (11.11%) XML
15 32 (10.46%) WPF
16 31 (10.13%) ASP.NET MVC
17 27 (8.82%) REST
18 23 (7.52%) Entity Framework
18 23 (7.52%) WCF
19 21 (6.86%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.21%) Self-Motivation
2 17 (5.56%) User Experience
3 9 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.29%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (1.63%) Driving Licence
5 5 (1.63%) EPoS
5 5 (1.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 5 (1.63%) Robotics
6 4 (1.31%) Equities
6 4 (1.31%) Fixed Income
7 3 (0.98%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.65%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.65%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.65%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.65%) Social Media
9 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.33%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.33%) Optoelectronics
9 1 (0.33%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 60 (19.61%) Windows
2 22 (7.19%) Windows Server
3 13 (4.25%) Linux
4 4 (1.31%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.65%) Unix
5 2 (0.65%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (23.86%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (21.24%) MVC
3 48 (15.69%) DevOps
4 38 (12.42%) Issue Tracking
4 38 (12.42%) Software Engineering
5 35 (11.44%) User Acceptance Testing
6 34 (11.11%) Regression Testing
6 34 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 32 (10.46%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (10.46%) Fintech
8 31 (10.13%) OO
9 30 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
9 30 (9.80%) Mathematics
10 26 (8.50%) Problem-Solving
11 24 (7.84%) Unit Testing
12 21 (6.86%) TDD
13 20 (6.54%) Analytics
13 20 (6.54%) OOD
13 20 (6.54%) Web Development
14 17 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 249 (81.37%) C#
2 199 (65.03%) SQL
3 107 (34.97%) JavaScript
4 62 (20.26%) Python
5 56 (18.30%) T-SQL
6 45 (14.71%) PowerShell
7 26 (8.50%) C++
7 26 (8.50%) VB
8 18 (5.88%) TypeScript
9 16 (5.23%) Java
10 11 (3.59%) Perl
11 10 (3.27%) R
12 8 (2.61%) C
13 6 (1.96%) VB6
14 5 (1.63%) VBA
15 3 (0.98%) PHP
15 3 (0.98%) Scala
16 2 (0.65%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.65%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.65%) XPath
Qualifications
1 27 (8.82%) Degree
2 8 (2.61%) Numerate Degree
3 5 (1.63%) MCITP
3 5 (1.63%) MCSA
3 5 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.31%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.98%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.98%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.65%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.33%) CISA
7 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.33%) GIAC
7 1 (0.33%) GSEC
7 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.27%) QA
2 5 (1.63%) SLA
3 4 (1.31%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.33%) COBIT
4 1 (0.33%) COSO
4 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.33%) NIST
4 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 44 (14.38%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.96%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.65%) Docker
3 2 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.65%) XenApp
3 2 (0.65%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.33%) Firmware
4 1 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (2.29%) SCCM
2 5 (1.63%) SCOM
2 5 (1.63%) WMI
3 4 (1.31%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 53 (17.32%) Oracle
2 52 (16.99%) Microsoft
3 13 (4.25%) Xamarin
4 10 (3.27%) Hortonworks
5 6 (1.96%) ABBYY
5 6 (1.96%) UiPath
6 5 (1.63%) Blue Prism
6 5 (1.63%) Intapp
7 4 (1.31%) MuleSoft
8 3 (0.98%) Automation Anywhere
8 3 (0.98%) DevExpress
8 3 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.65%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.65%) Citrix
9 2 (0.65%) EMC
9 2 (0.65%) IBM
9 2 (0.65%) Netezza
9 2 (0.65%) Telerik
9 2 (0.65%) Teradata
9 2 (0.65%) VMware