Period
to 20 February 2019

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 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 353 277 214
Rank change year-on-year -76 -63 -19
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 1,256 1,981 2,684
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.89% 1.20% 1.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.63% 2.14% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1,097 1,760 2,446
England median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +3.90%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,750
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 77,277 92,542 88,527
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 54.95% 55.94% 53.69%
Number of salaries quoted 64,510 78,246 76,442
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +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 20 February 2019.

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 February 2019. 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 +3 388 £50,000 -4.76% 66
South East -79 291 £45,000 +7.14% 80
Midlands -7 209 £37,500 +2.74% 83
North of England -73 168 £37,500 - 96
West Midlands +15 143 £37,500 +2.74% 60
South West -29 104 £37,500 +7.14% 43
East of England -13 90 £42,500 - 22
North West -70 79 £35,000 -12.50% 48
East Midlands -17 66 £40,000 +14.29% 23
Yorkshire -7 62 £37,500 - 43
North East +18 27 £32,347 +11.54% 5
VB.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, 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 1,256 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,073 (85.43%) C#
3 749 (59.63%) SQL Server
4 724 (57.64%) SQL
5 644 (51.27%) ASP.NET
6 505 (40.21%) JavaScript
7 464 (36.94%) HTML
8 437 (34.79%) Agile Software Development
9 411 (32.72%) CSS
10 407 (32.40%) Microsoft
11 379 (30.18%) MVC
12 274 (21.82%) T-SQL
13 258 (20.54%) jQuery
14 245 (19.51%) .NET Framework
15 232 (18.47%) Finance
16 216 (17.20%) SDLC
17 215 (17.12%) VB
17 215 (17.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 209 (16.64%) Windows
19 196 (15.61%) Web Development
20 193 (15.37%) Web Services
21 188 (14.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 177 (14.09%) AngularJS
23 168 (13.38%) Visual Studio
24 167 (13.30%) WinForms
25 160 (12.74%) ASP.NET MVC
26 158 (12.58%) Oracle
27 153 (12.18%) XML
28 152 (12.10%) Scrum
28 152 (12.10%) Problem-Solving

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
1 122 (9.71%) SharePoint
2 69 (5.49%) IIS
3 20 (1.59%) Drupal
4 17 (1.35%) CMS
4 17 (1.35%) Documentum
5 14 (1.11%) DNN
6 13 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
7 10 (0.80%) Apache
8 9 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (0.32%) Confluence
10 4 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.32%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.24%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.24%) WordPress
12 2 (0.16%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.16%) SAS
13 1 (0.080%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 53 (4.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 43 (3.42%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (1.27%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.64%) Chatbot
5 4 (0.32%) Autodesk Inventor
6 2 (0.16%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.080%) GIMP
7 1 (0.080%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.080%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 22 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.56%) SAP CO
2 7 (0.56%) SAP FI
2 7 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
2 7 (0.56%) SAP IS-U
3 6 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.40%) Magento
5 4 (0.32%) Scribe Insight
6 2 (0.16%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.080%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.080%) Misys Opics
7 1 (0.080%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.080%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 127 (10.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (3.18%) SaaS
3 31 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (1.43%) Office 365
5 15 (1.19%) GitHub
6 11 (0.88%) Dynamics 365
7 8 (0.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 8 (0.64%) IaaS
7 8 (0.64%) PaaS
8 7 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
9 4 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (0.32%) Scribe Online
10 3 (0.24%) Azure Machine Learning
10 3 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.24%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.24%) Google Tag Manager
10 3 (0.24%) Slack
11 2 (0.16%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.16%) Serverless
12 1 (0.080%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 12 (0.96%) LAN
1 12 (0.96%) WAN
1 12 (0.96%) Wireless
2 11 (0.88%) Internet
3 3 (0.24%) Intranet
4 2 (0.16%) AMQP
4 2 (0.16%) DNS
4 2 (0.16%) Network Security
4 2 (0.16%) SMS
4 2 (0.16%) VoIP
5 1 (0.080%) DHCP
5 1 (0.080%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.080%) Firewall
5 1 (0.080%) Profibus
5 1 (0.080%) RS-232
5 1 (0.080%) RS-485
5 1 (0.080%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.080%) VLAN
5 1 (0.080%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 749 (59.63%) SQL Server
2 215 (17.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 188 (14.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 97 (7.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 91 (7.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 61 (4.86%) Relational Database
7 40 (3.18%) Crystal Reports
8 39 (3.11%) SQL Server 2012
9 35 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
9 35 (2.79%) NoSQL
10 30 (2.39%) MySQL
11 29 (2.31%) Power BI
12 26 (2.07%) RDBMS
12 26 (2.07%) SQL Server 2014
13 24 (1.91%) Oracle Database
14 20 (1.59%) SQL Server 2016
14 20 (1.59%) Star Schema
15 15 (1.19%) InterSystems Cache
16 13 (1.04%) DB2
17 10 (0.80%) DTS
Development Applications
1 168 (13.38%) Visual Studio
2 146 (11.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 79 (6.29%) Git (software)
4 33 (2.63%) JIRA
5 26 (2.07%) Selenium
6 22 (1.75%) Subversion
7 14 (1.11%) AccuRev
7 14 (1.11%) FrontPage
7 14 (1.11%) Visual Studio Team System
8 13 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
9 12 (0.96%) NUnit
10 11 (0.88%) SoapUI
11 10 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
12 9 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 8 (0.64%) Mercurial
14 7 (0.56%) Cucumber
14 7 (0.56%) ReSharper
14 7 (0.56%) Rhino Mocks
15 6 (0.48%) Jenkins
15 6 (0.48%) Visual Studio Coded UI
General
1 232 (18.47%) Finance
2 45 (3.58%) Manufacturing
3 44 (3.50%) Banking
4 40 (3.18%) Retail
5 26 (2.07%) Legal
6 25 (1.99%) Marketing
7 23 (1.83%) Back Office
8 18 (1.43%) Law
9 13 (1.04%) Financial Institution
10 10 (0.80%) Advertising
11 9 (0.72%) Front Office
11 9 (0.72%) Telecoms
12 7 (0.56%) Electronics
12 7 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.32%) Automotive
14 3 (0.24%) Billing
14 3 (0.24%) Games
14 3 (0.24%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.24%) Publishing
15 1 (0.080%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1,028 (81.85%) Developer
2 630 (50.16%) .NET Developer
3 445 (35.43%) C# Developer
4 374 (29.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 229 (18.23%) Software Developer
6 223 (17.75%) VB.NET Developer
7 151 (12.02%) ASP.NET Developer
8 148 (11.78%) SQL Developer
9 131 (10.43%) C# VB.NET Developer
10 123 (9.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 104 (8.28%) Analyst
12 95 (7.56%) .NET Software Developer
13 87 (6.93%) C# Software Developer
14 82 (6.53%) Senior Developer
15 74 (5.89%) Web Developer
16 56 (4.46%) Graduate
17 54 (4.30%) Junior
18 52 (4.14%) Applications Developer
19 51 (4.06%) Junior Developer
20 50 (3.98%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,256 (100.00%) .NET
2 644 (51.27%) ASP.NET
3 464 (36.94%) HTML
4 411 (32.72%) CSS
5 258 (20.54%) jQuery
6 245 (19.51%) .NET Framework
7 193 (15.37%) Web Services
8 177 (14.09%) AngularJS
9 167 (13.30%) WinForms
10 160 (12.74%) ASP.NET MVC
11 153 (12.18%) XML
12 148 (11.78%) ASP.NET Web API
12 148 (11.78%) HTML5
13 116 (9.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 106 (8.44%) WCF
15 102 (8.12%) Ajax
16 99 (7.88%) SOAP
17 83 (6.61%) Entity Framework
17 83 (6.61%) REST
18 82 (6.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 110 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (5.65%) Mobile App
3 57 (4.54%) Self-Motivation
4 49 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
5 45 (3.58%) Greenfield Project
6 27 (2.15%) Driving Licence
7 18 (1.43%) Fintech
8 16 (1.27%) Algorithms
8 16 (1.27%) User Experience
9 15 (1.19%) Augmented Reality
9 15 (1.19%) Robotics
10 12 (0.96%) Client/Server
10 12 (0.96%) Life Science
10 12 (0.96%) Management Information System
11 10 (0.80%) EPoS
12 9 (0.72%) N-Tier
13 7 (0.56%) CMDB
14 6 (0.48%) Credit Risk
14 6 (0.48%) Data Structures
15 5 (0.40%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 209 (16.64%) Windows
2 44 (3.50%) Android
3 42 (3.34%) Apple iOS
4 21 (1.67%) Linux
4 21 (1.67%) Windows Server
5 10 (0.80%) Unix
6 9 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (0.64%) Windows Phone
7 8 (0.64%) Windows Phone 8
8 6 (0.48%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.16%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.16%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.080%) Solaris
10 1 (0.080%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.080%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 437 (34.79%) Agile Software Development
2 379 (30.18%) MVC
3 216 (17.20%) SDLC
4 196 (15.61%) Web Development
5 152 (12.10%) Problem-Solving
5 152 (12.10%) Scrum
6 129 (10.27%) Software Engineering
7 114 (9.08%) TDD
8 112 (8.92%) OO
9 95 (7.56%) Unit Testing
10 86 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
11 83 (6.61%) Migration
12 72 (5.73%) CRM
13 67 (5.33%) ITIL
14 66 (5.25%) Continuous Improvement
15 65 (5.18%) SOLID
16 61 (4.86%) Computer Science
17 57 (4.54%) Mentoring
18 55 (4.38%) OOP
19 46 (3.66%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 1,073 (85.43%) C#
2 724 (57.64%) SQL
3 505 (40.21%) JavaScript
4 274 (21.82%) T-SQL
5 215 (17.12%) VB
6 131 (10.43%) VB6
7 125 (9.95%) Java
8 116 (9.24%) C++
9 108 (8.60%) VBA
10 56 (4.46%) Python
11 48 (3.82%) PL/SQL
12 39 (3.11%) PHP
13 35 (2.79%) C
14 34 (2.71%) TypeScript
15 28 (2.23%) PowerShell
16 22 (1.75%) VBScript
17 9 (0.72%) VC++
18 8 (0.64%) MUMPS
18 8 (0.64%) R
19 6 (0.48%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 135 (10.75%) Degree
2 38 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
4 13 (1.04%) Security Cleared
5 11 (0.88%) Master's Degree
6 9 (0.72%) HND
6 9 (0.72%) SC Cleared
7 8 (0.64%) MCP
8 6 (0.48%) MCPD
8 6 (0.48%) PhD
9 4 (0.32%) ISEB
9 4 (0.32%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.32%) Numerate Degree
10 3 (0.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 2 (0.16%) CHECK Team Leader
11 2 (0.16%) CREST Certified
11 2 (0.16%) OSCP
12 1 (0.080%) BC Cleared
12 1 (0.080%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.080%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (6.77%) QA
2 28 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (1.59%) ISO 9001
3 20 (1.59%) PCI DSS
4 15 (1.19%) SLA
5 13 (1.04%) ISO 14001
6 12 (0.96%) GDPR
7 5 (0.40%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.40%) PMO
8 2 (0.16%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 2 (0.16%) GMP
8 2 (0.16%) GxP
9 1 (0.080%) IEC 61508
9 1 (0.080%) MISRA
9 1 (0.080%) MISRA C
System Software
1 15 (1.19%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.96%) Docker
2 12 (0.96%) XenApp
3 8 (0.64%) vSphere
4 6 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.080%) Firmware
6 1 (0.080%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.080%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (1.19%) Terraform
2 9 (0.72%) Ansible
2 9 (0.72%) Kubernetes
3 8 (0.64%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 8 (0.64%) SCOM
4 3 (0.24%) HP ALM
5 2 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.080%) Check_MK
6 1 (0.080%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.080%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.080%) Puppet
6 1 (0.080%) SCCM
Vendors
1 407 (32.40%) Microsoft
2 158 (12.58%) Oracle
3 43 (3.42%) Xamarin
4 35 (2.79%) Telerik
5 31 (2.47%) Citrix
6 28 (2.23%) DevExpress
7 22 (1.75%) SAP
8 21 (1.67%) Infragistics
8 21 (1.67%) Sitecore
9 19 (1.51%) Tableau
10 16 (1.27%) VMware
11 14 (1.11%) Blue Prism
12 12 (0.96%) UiPath
13 11 (0.88%) Intapp
13 11 (0.88%) Thunderhead
14 10 (0.80%) EMC
14 10 (0.80%) Google
15 9 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
15 9 (0.72%) ServiceNow
16 8 (0.64%) Demandware