Period
to 20 June 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 June 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 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 362 298 251
Rank change year-on-year -64 -47 -60
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 1,111 1,820 2,314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.84% 1.13% 1.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.54% 2.00% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 947 1,629 2,079
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £60,000
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.90%

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 72,050 90,964 89,681
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 54.19% 56.40% 55.23%
Number of salaries quoted 59,353 76,306 76,445
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +0.42%

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 June 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 June 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 +18 315 £52,500 -3.23% 14
South East -78 258 £42,500 - 18
Midlands -1 189 £40,000 +6.67% 46
North of England -101 180 £38,500 +1.32% 23
West Midlands +18 122 £40,000 +6.67% 29
South West -25 107 £37,500 -2.60% 17
Yorkshire -76 89 £40,000 +6.67% 8
North West -65 77 £37,500 -3.23% 14
East Midlands -24 67 £40,000 +6.67% 17
East of England +6 58 £42,500 +1.19% 5
North East +5 14 £30,174 -26.85% 1
VB.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 1,111 (100.00%) .NET
2 959 (86.32%) C#
3 679 (61.12%) SQL
4 665 (59.86%) SQL Server
5 547 (49.23%) ASP.NET
6 402 (36.18%) JavaScript
6 402 (36.18%) Microsoft
7 355 (31.95%) HTML
8 353 (31.77%) Agile Software Development
9 312 (28.08%) CSS
10 275 (24.75%) MVC
11 232 (20.88%) T-SQL
12 219 (19.71%) .NET Framework
13 203 (18.27%) Finance
14 189 (17.01%) XML
15 184 (16.56%) Windows
16 181 (16.29%) VB
16 181 (16.29%) Visual Studio
17 179 (16.11%) jQuery
18 174 (15.66%) SDLC
19 169 (15.21%) Web Services
20 167 (15.03%) Microsoft Azure
21 160 (14.40%) Degree
22 146 (13.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 144 (12.96%) Scrum
24 142 (12.78%) Team Foundation Server
25 141 (12.69%) Problem-Solving
25 141 (12.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 135 (12.15%) Web Development
26 135 (12.15%) AngularJS

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
1 116 (10.44%) SharePoint
2 61 (5.49%) IIS
3 24 (2.16%) BizTalk Server
4 17 (1.53%) Confluence
5 15 (1.35%) Drupal
6 11 (0.99%) CMS
7 8 (0.72%) WordPress
8 7 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (0.54%) Umbraco
10 4 (0.36%) Apache
10 4 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
10 4 (0.36%) ColdFusion
10 4 (0.36%) Documentum
11 3 (0.27%) DNN
11 3 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.18%) EPiServer
12 2 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.18%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.090%) WebSphere
Applications
1 46 (4.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 37 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (0.81%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.72%) EngageOne
5 2 (0.18%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 18 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.08%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (0.72%) nopCommerce
4 5 (0.45%) Dynamics GP
4 5 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.36%) Infor SunSystems
5 4 (0.36%) SAP CO
5 4 (0.36%) SAP FI
5 4 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (0.36%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.18%) Sage 50
6 2 (0.18%) SAP CCM
7 1 (0.090%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.090%) Misys Opics
7 1 (0.090%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.090%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 167 (15.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (4.50%) SaaS
3 49 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
4 34 (3.06%) Power Platform
5 15 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
5 15 (1.35%) IaaS
5 15 (1.35%) PaaS
6 12 (1.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 10 (0.90%) Azure Active Directory
8 9 (0.81%) Dynamics 365
8 9 (0.81%) NuGet
8 9 (0.81%) PowerApps
9 8 (0.72%) Office 365
10 6 (0.54%) Azure Data Factory
10 6 (0.54%) Azure Functions
10 6 (0.54%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 6 (0.54%) npm
10 6 (0.54%) Serverless
11 4 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.36%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.25%) Wireless
2 21 (1.89%) LAN
2 21 (1.89%) WAN
3 10 (0.90%) Internet
4 6 (0.54%) HTTP
5 4 (0.36%) DNS
6 3 (0.27%) DHCP
6 3 (0.27%) SMS
7 2 (0.18%) Firewall
7 2 (0.18%) Skype
7 2 (0.18%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.18%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.18%) VLAN
7 2 (0.18%) VPN
8 1 (0.090%) CTI
8 1 (0.090%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.090%) Profibus
8 1 (0.090%) RS-232
8 1 (0.090%) RS-485
8 1 (0.090%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 665 (59.86%) SQL Server
2 146 (13.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 141 (12.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 79 (7.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 58 (5.22%) Relational Database
6 57 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 44 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
8 33 (2.97%) Crystal Reports
9 32 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
10 27 (2.43%) Oracle Database
11 25 (2.25%) Power BI
12 23 (2.07%) RDBMS
13 22 (1.98%) MySQL
14 20 (1.80%) SQL Server 2014
15 18 (1.62%) NoSQL
16 16 (1.44%) Azure SQL Database
17 15 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
17 15 (1.35%) SQL Server 2016
18 14 (1.26%) Big Data
18 14 (1.26%) DTS
Development Applications
1 181 (16.29%) Visual Studio
2 142 (12.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 97 (8.73%) Git (software)
4 36 (3.24%) JIRA
5 28 (2.52%) Jenkins
6 21 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
6 21 (1.89%) Selenium
7 20 (1.80%) Bitbucket
7 20 (1.80%) Subversion
8 17 (1.53%) TeamCity
9 16 (1.44%) git-flow
10 15 (1.35%) ReSharper
10 15 (1.35%) Visual Studio Team System
11 14 (1.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 14 (1.26%) NUnit
12 13 (1.17%) PowerBuilder
13 11 (0.99%) SonarQube
14 10 (0.90%) Bitbucket Server
14 10 (0.90%) Eclipse
14 10 (0.90%) Moq
General
1 203 (18.27%) Finance
2 50 (4.50%) Manufacturing
3 35 (3.15%) Banking
4 31 (2.79%) Retail
5 25 (2.25%) Back Office
6 22 (1.98%) Marketing
7 17 (1.53%) Games
8 16 (1.44%) Legal
9 15 (1.35%) Financial Institution
9 15 (1.35%) Law
10 12 (1.08%) Advertising
11 10 (0.90%) Telecoms
12 9 (0.81%) Front Office
13 8 (0.72%) Electronics
14 3 (0.27%) Billing
14 3 (0.27%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.27%) Publishing
15 2 (0.18%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 848 (76.33%) Developer
2 515 (46.35%) .NET Developer
3 322 (28.98%) C# Developer
4 264 (23.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 203 (18.27%) Software Developer
6 157 (14.13%) VB.NET Developer
7 99 (8.91%) ASP.NET Developer
8 95 (8.55%) Analyst
9 91 (8.19%) .NET Software Developer
10 90 (8.10%) C# VB.NET Developer
11 83 (7.47%) C# Software Developer
12 78 (7.02%) SQL Developer
13 77 (6.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 60 (5.40%) Junior
14 60 (5.40%) Senior Developer
15 57 (5.13%) Junior Developer
16 52 (4.68%) Software Engineer
17 46 (4.14%) Graduate
18 44 (3.96%) Applications Support
19 43 (3.87%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,111 (100.00%) .NET
2 547 (49.23%) ASP.NET
3 355 (31.95%) HTML
4 312 (28.08%) CSS
5 219 (19.71%) .NET Framework
6 189 (17.01%) XML
7 179 (16.11%) jQuery
8 169 (15.21%) Web Services
9 135 (12.15%) AngularJS
10 111 (9.99%) WinForms
11 106 (9.54%) ASP.NET MVC
11 106 (9.54%) REST
12 103 (9.27%) SOAP
13 95 (8.55%) JSON
14 93 (8.37%) HTML5
15 92 (8.28%) ASP.NET Web API
16 91 (8.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 82 (7.38%) Entity Framework
18 76 (6.84%) WCF
19 73 (6.57%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 90 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (5.31%) Mobile App
3 44 (3.96%) Self-Motivation
4 40 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
5 31 (2.79%) Greenfield Project
6 19 (1.71%) User Experience
7 15 (1.35%) EPoS
7 15 (1.35%) Robotics
8 14 (1.26%) Management Information System
9 11 (0.99%) Driving Licence
10 10 (0.90%) Algorithms
10 10 (0.90%) Client/Server
11 8 (0.72%) Replication
12 7 (0.63%) NHS
13 6 (0.54%) Clustering
13 6 (0.54%) Data Centre
13 6 (0.54%) Enterprise Cloud
13 6 (0.54%) Online Banking
14 5 (0.45%) Cloud Native
15 4 (0.36%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 184 (16.56%) Windows
2 39 (3.51%) Android
3 36 (3.24%) Linux
4 32 (2.88%) Apple iOS
5 31 (2.79%) Windows Server
6 9 (0.81%) Unix
7 6 (0.54%) Windows 8
7 6 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.27%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.18%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.18%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.18%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.18%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.090%) Debian
11 1 (0.090%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.090%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 353 (31.77%) Agile Software Development
2 275 (24.75%) MVC
3 174 (15.66%) SDLC
4 144 (12.96%) Scrum
5 141 (12.69%) Problem-Solving
6 135 (12.15%) Web Development
7 134 (12.06%) Software Engineering
8 112 (10.08%) Business Intelligence
9 109 (9.81%) TDD
10 96 (8.64%) Unit Testing
11 93 (8.37%) OO
12 85 (7.65%) Mentoring
13 82 (7.38%) Computer Science
14 78 (7.02%) DevOps
15 60 (5.40%) ITIL
16 57 (5.13%) SOLID
17 52 (4.68%) Front End Development
17 52 (4.68%) Migration
17 52 (4.68%) Test Automation
18 51 (4.59%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 959 (86.32%) C#
2 679 (61.12%) SQL
3 402 (36.18%) JavaScript
4 232 (20.88%) T-SQL
5 181 (16.29%) VB
6 118 (10.62%) Java
7 105 (9.45%) VB6
8 100 (9.00%) C++
9 81 (7.29%) VBA
10 57 (5.13%) Python
11 43 (3.87%) PHP
12 37 (3.33%) PowerShell
13 35 (3.15%) C
13 35 (3.15%) PL/SQL
14 27 (2.43%) TypeScript
15 10 (0.90%) Ruby
16 7 (0.63%) F#
16 7 (0.63%) Go
17 5 (0.45%) Java 8
17 5 (0.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 160 (14.40%) Degree
2 40 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (2.61%) Security Cleared
4 26 (2.34%) SC Cleared
5 25 (2.25%) Computer Science Degree
6 15 (1.35%) Master's Degree
7 8 (0.72%) Numerate Degree
8 5 (0.45%) MCSD
8 5 (0.45%) PhD
9 4 (0.36%) MCP
9 4 (0.36%) MCSE
10 3 (0.27%) APMP
11 2 (0.18%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.090%) HND
12 1 (0.090%) ISEB
12 1 (0.090%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.090%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (4.95%) QA
2 12 (1.08%) SLA
3 11 (0.99%) GDPR
4 7 (0.63%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.63%) PMO
5 6 (0.54%) HIPAA
5 6 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.18%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.18%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.18%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.090%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.090%) MISRA
8 1 (0.090%) MISRA C
System Software
1 34 (3.06%) Docker
2 22 (1.98%) XenApp
3 18 (1.62%) Active Directory
4 9 (0.81%) Hyper-V
4 9 (0.81%) vSphere
5 8 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.36%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.090%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (1.44%) Terraform
2 14 (1.26%) Kubernetes
3 12 (1.08%) Ansible
3 12 (1.08%) Puppet
4 8 (0.72%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 8 (0.72%) SCOM
5 5 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.36%) Nagios
7 1 (0.090%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.090%) MIIS
7 1 (0.090%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.090%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 402 (36.18%) Microsoft
2 123 (11.07%) Oracle
3 32 (2.88%) Citrix
4 25 (2.25%) Xamarin
5 22 (1.98%) Atlassian
6 19 (1.71%) DevExpress
7 16 (1.44%) VMware
8 14 (1.26%) SAP
9 13 (1.17%) Tableau
10 12 (1.08%) ServiceNow
11 10 (0.90%) Sitecore
12 9 (0.81%) Telerik
13 8 (0.72%) Demandware
13 8 (0.72%) Intapp
14 7 (0.63%) Kofax
15 6 (0.54%) ABBYY
15 6 (0.54%) FNZ
16 5 (0.45%) Sage
16 5 (0.45%) Thunderhead
17 4 (0.36%) Apple