Period
to 30 July 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 30 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
UK > England
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 556 369 376
Rank change year-on-year -187 +7 -47
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 442 490 1,124
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.44% 0.78% 0.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.79% 1.38% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 331 446 961
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £34,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +1.19%
75th Percentile £57,500 £63,750 £53,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £83,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +1.19%

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 55,916 35,572 71,653
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.60% 56.32% 53.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38,742 29,909 59,784
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £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 £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £86,250
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Midlands -20 115 £40,000 - 49
South East -131 97 £50,000 +5.26% 25
London -177 94 £65,000 -16.13% 19
West Midlands -49 66 £37,500 -6.25% 31
North of England -109 63 £42,500 -3.41% 30
East Midlands -20 49 £40,000 - 18
Yorkshire -63 40 £42,500 +1.19% 10
South West -73 31 £40,000 -11.11% 7
East of England -30 30 £48,750 -2.50% 5
North West -87 18 £40,000 -11.11% 16
North East -21 5 £62,500 +177.78% 4
VB.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 439 (99.32%) .NET
2 378 (85.52%) C#
3 239 (54.07%) SQL
3 239 (54.07%) SQL Server
4 158 (35.75%) JavaScript
5 152 (34.39%) ASP.NET
6 142 (32.13%) Microsoft
7 130 (29.41%) MVC
8 129 (29.19%) Agile Software Development
9 128 (28.96%) HTML
10 126 (28.51%) CSS
11 123 (27.83%) Azure
12 122 (27.60%) T-SQL
13 97 (21.95%) Social Skills
14 93 (21.04%) DevOps
15 92 (20.81%) Windows
16 82 (18.55%) jQuery
17 80 (18.10%) AngularJS
18 76 (17.19%) Python
19 74 (16.74%) .NET Framework
20 73 (16.52%) .NET Core
21 72 (16.29%) Finance
22 67 (15.16%) Web Services
23 64 (14.48%) ASP.NET Web API
24 63 (14.25%) Software Engineering
25 62 (14.03%) XML
25 62 (14.03%) AWS
26 61 (13.80%) Scrum
27 59 (13.35%) Business Intelligence
28 58 (13.12%) 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 35 (7.92%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.39%) IIS
3 12 (2.71%) Apache Solr
3 12 (2.71%) NServiceBus
4 11 (2.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 11 (2.49%) WordPress
5 5 (1.13%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (0.90%) Apache
7 3 (0.68%) CMS
7 3 (0.68%) Confluence
8 2 (0.45%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.45%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.23%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (2.49%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (1.58%) Simulink
4 3 (0.68%) EngageOne
5 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.36%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (1.36%) Visualfiles
2 5 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.23%) HFM
4 1 (0.23%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.23%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.23%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 123 (27.83%) Azure
2 62 (14.03%) AWS
3 52 (11.76%) SaaS
4 38 (8.60%) Power Platform
5 26 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
5 26 (5.88%) Serverless
6 17 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
6 17 (3.85%) Amazon S3
6 17 (3.85%) AWS Lambda
7 16 (3.62%) AWS CodeDeploy
8 14 (3.17%) PaaS
9 13 (2.94%) GCP
10 12 (2.71%) Amazon ELB
10 12 (2.71%) GitHub
10 12 (2.71%) Route 53
10 12 (2.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 10 (2.26%) IaaS
11 10 (2.26%) Microsoft 365
11 10 (2.26%) OpenShift
11 10 (2.26%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.39%) DNS
2 12 (2.71%) Firewall
3 11 (2.49%) Intranet
3 11 (2.49%) LAN
3 11 (2.49%) WAN
4 10 (2.26%) IPv4
5 7 (1.58%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (0.45%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.45%) Internet
7 1 (0.23%) DHCP
7 1 (0.23%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.23%) RTP
7 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 239 (54.07%) SQL Server
2 52 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 46 (10.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 37 (8.37%) Power BI
5 23 (5.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 21 (4.75%) MySQL
7 16 (3.62%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (3.39%) SQL Server 2019
9 14 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (2.94%) MongoDB
11 12 (2.71%) NoSQL
11 12 (2.71%) Relational Database
12 11 (2.49%) SQL Server 2016
13 10 (2.26%) DTS
13 10 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
14 9 (2.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 9 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
15 8 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 8 (1.81%) Tableau
16 7 (1.58%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 57 (12.90%) Visual Studio
2 48 (10.86%) Git (software)
3 46 (10.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (3.39%) Jenkins
5 14 (3.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 14 (3.17%) TeamCity
6 12 (2.71%) GitLab
7 10 (2.26%) JIRA
7 10 (2.26%) Vagrant
8 6 (1.36%) Visual Studio Code
9 5 (1.13%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (0.90%) gulp
11 3 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.68%) Selenium
12 2 (0.45%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.45%) ERwin
12 2 (0.45%) Subversion
13 1 (0.23%) JMeter
13 1 (0.23%) LabVIEW
13 1 (0.23%) NeoLoad
General
1 97 (21.95%) Social Skills
2 72 (16.29%) Finance
3 39 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (7.01%) Manufacturing
5 24 (5.43%) Presentation Skills
6 23 (5.20%) Wearables
7 20 (4.52%) Marketing
8 19 (4.30%) Electronics
9 18 (4.07%) Retail
10 17 (3.85%) Public Sector
10 17 (3.85%) Telecoms
11 14 (3.17%) Law
12 10 (2.26%) Banking
13 9 (2.04%) Automotive
14 8 (1.81%) Legal
15 6 (1.36%) Organisational Skills
16 3 (0.68%) Publishing
17 2 (0.45%) Private Banking
18 1 (0.23%) Games
18 1 (0.23%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 322 (72.85%) Developer
2 147 (33.26%) .NET Developer
3 100 (22.62%) Software Developer
4 51 (11.54%) C# Developer
5 42 (9.50%) Senior Developer
6 36 (8.14%) .NET Software Developer
7 34 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
8 33 (7.47%) VB.NET Developer
9 28 (6.33%) Analyst
9 28 (6.33%) DevOps Engineer
10 23 (5.20%) C++ Developer
10 23 (5.20%) C++ Software Developer
11 22 (4.98%) AWS Engineer
12 21 (4.75%) AWS DevOps
12 21 (4.75%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 21 (4.75%) Junior
12 21 (4.75%) Senior .NET Developer
13 19 (4.30%) Junior Developer
14 17 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
14 17 (3.85%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 439 (99.32%) .NET
2 152 (34.39%) ASP.NET
3 128 (28.96%) HTML
4 126 (28.51%) CSS
5 82 (18.55%) jQuery
6 80 (18.10%) AngularJS
7 74 (16.74%) .NET Framework
8 73 (16.52%) .NET Core
9 67 (15.16%) Web Services
10 64 (14.48%) ASP.NET Web API
11 62 (14.03%) XML
12 54 (12.22%) SOAP
13 41 (9.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 41 (9.28%) HTML5
14 36 (8.14%) ASP.NET MVC
14 36 (8.14%) React
15 31 (7.01%) REST
16 29 (6.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 27 (6.11%) Ajax
17 27 (6.11%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 19 (4.30%) Mobile App
2 16 (3.62%) Management Information System
3 15 (3.39%) Greenfield Project
3 15 (3.39%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (2.94%) Legacy Systems
5 12 (2.71%) Public Cloud
6 10 (2.26%) Data Centre
7 9 (2.04%) FMCG
8 8 (1.81%) Algorithms
8 8 (1.81%) Data Structures
8 8 (1.81%) Legacy Applications
9 7 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.58%) Robotics
10 6 (1.36%) NHS
10 6 (1.36%) Virtual Team
11 4 (0.90%) User Experience
12 3 (0.68%) Legacy Code
12 3 (0.68%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.45%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 92 (20.81%) Windows
2 34 (7.69%) Linux
3 32 (7.24%) Windows Server
4 13 (2.94%) Unix
5 3 (0.68%) Android
5 3 (0.68%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (29.41%) MVC
2 129 (29.19%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (21.04%) DevOps
4 63 (14.25%) Software Engineering
5 61 (13.80%) Scrum
6 59 (13.35%) Business Intelligence
7 58 (13.12%) Problem-Solving
8 56 (12.67%) SDLC
9 46 (10.41%) OOP
10 41 (9.28%) Web Development
11 38 (8.60%) Mentoring
12 35 (7.92%) OO
12 35 (7.92%) SOA
13 33 (7.47%) Continuous Integration
13 33 (7.47%) Microservices
13 33 (7.47%) Unit Testing
14 32 (7.24%) Clean Code
14 32 (7.24%) TDD
15 31 (7.01%) Full Stack Development
16 29 (6.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 378 (85.52%) C#
2 239 (54.07%) SQL
3 158 (35.75%) JavaScript
4 122 (27.60%) T-SQL
5 76 (17.19%) Python
6 57 (12.90%) Java
7 55 (12.44%) PowerShell
8 51 (11.54%) C++
9 36 (8.14%) VB
10 33 (7.47%) VBA
11 21 (4.75%) C
12 18 (4.07%) PHP
13 17 (3.85%) Ruby
13 17 (3.85%) TypeScript
14 15 (3.39%) Perl
15 11 (2.49%) MATLAB
16 10 (2.26%) Bash Shell
16 10 (2.26%) VBScript
17 8 (1.81%) PL/SQL
17 8 (1.81%) R
Qualifications
1 25 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (5.43%) Degree
3 7 (1.58%) AWS Certification
3 7 (1.58%) MCSE
4 6 (1.36%) CISA
4 6 (1.36%) CISSP
4 6 (1.36%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.45%) MCSA
6 1 (0.23%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.23%) MCP
6 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.36%) Data Quality
1 6 (1.36%) QA
1 6 (1.36%) SLA
2 4 (0.90%) GRC
2 4 (0.90%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.68%) GDPR
4 2 (0.45%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 2 (0.45%) GxP
4 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.23%) Accessibility
System Software
1 12 (2.71%) Docker
2 10 (2.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.23%) vSphere
3 1 (0.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 30 (6.79%) Kubernetes
2 10 (2.26%) Ansible
2 10 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (2.26%) Puppet
2 10 (2.26%) SCCM
2 10 (2.26%) Single Sign-On
2 10 (2.26%) Terraform
3 2 (0.45%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (0.45%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (0.45%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.23%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.23%) WMI
4 1 (0.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 142 (32.13%) Microsoft
2 47 (10.63%) Oracle
3 23 (5.20%) ANSYS
3 23 (5.20%) Bloomberg
4 19 (4.30%) SAP
5 18 (4.07%) Telerik
6 12 (2.71%) Xamarin
7 11 (2.49%) IBM
8 10 (2.26%) Alibaba
8 10 (2.26%) ServiceNow
9 7 (1.58%) DevExpress
9 7 (1.58%) Nintex
10 5 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.90%) Meridio
11 4 (0.90%) Micro Focus
12 3 (0.68%) Databricks
12 3 (0.68%) Google
12 3 (0.68%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.68%) UiPath
13 2 (0.45%) Aquila