Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 278 199 188
Rank change year-on-year -79 -11 -58
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 2030 3030 3760
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.21% 1.70% 1.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.19% 3.21% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1771 2789 3404
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +5.41%

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 92650 94366 106942
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.45% 53.00% 52.02%
Number of salaries quoted 76800 82071 92316
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +2.27%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 +34 667 £40,000 - 20
London -69 476 £50,000 - 16
North of England -107 324 £37,250 -0.67% 20
Midlands -73 316 £37,500 - 20
West Midlands -59 236 £37,500 +7.14% 12
North West -69 222 £37,500 - 8
South West +7 136 £35,000 -6.67% 7
East of England -89 110 £42,250 +5.63% 6
Yorkshire -101 95 £37,000 -1.33% 9
East Midlands -75 80 £37,500 -6.25% 8
North East -23 7 £34,500 -13.75% 3
VB.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 2025 (99.75%) .NET
2 1793 (88.33%) C#
3 1317 (64.88%) SQL Server
4 1085 (53.45%) SQL
5 1084 (53.40%) ASP.NET
6 970 (47.78%) JavaScript
7 954 (47.00%) HTML
8 874 (43.05%) MVC
9 829 (40.84%) CSS
10 801 (39.46%) Agile Software Development
11 685 (33.74%) Microsoft
12 516 (25.42%) jQuery
13 452 (22.27%) Finance
14 450 (22.17%) ASP.NET MVC
15 413 (20.34%) Visual Studio
16 396 (19.51%) VB
17 389 (19.16%) XML
18 373 (18.37%) Scrum
19 370 (18.23%) Windows
20 356 (17.54%) T-SQL
21 355 (17.49%) WCF
22 333 (16.40%) Web Development
23 324 (15.96%) .NET Framework
24 323 (15.91%) AngularJS
25 319 (15.71%) TDD
26 312 (15.37%) HTML5
26 312 (15.37%) Degree
27 285 (14.04%) Team Foundation Server
28 281 (13.84%) Web Services
29 274 (13.50%) WinForms

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
1 128 (6.31%) IIS
2 125 (6.16%) SharePoint
3 51 (2.51%) BizTalk Server
4 44 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
5 29 (1.43%) CMS
6 24 (1.18%) Umbraco
7 21 (1.03%) DNN
7 21 (1.03%) Documentum
8 19 (0.94%) Confluence
8 19 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 16 (0.79%) Apache
9 16 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
10 13 (0.64%) MS Exchange
11 12 (0.59%) Drupal
12 7 (0.34%) SAS
12 7 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.20%) Apache Solr
14 3 (0.15%) Elasticsearch
14 3 (0.15%) Sitefinity
14 3 (0.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 141 (6.95%) Microsoft Office
2 116 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (0.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.30%) InfoPath
4 6 (0.30%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.25%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.25%) SPSS
6 3 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.099%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.049%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 78 (3.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.39%) Sage 200
3 7 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
4 6 (0.30%) SAP Business One
5 5 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 3 (0.15%) Aligne
6 3 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.099%) Adobe Campaign
7 2 (0.099%) Eloqua
7 2 (0.099%) Magento
7 2 (0.099%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.049%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.049%) Sage 50
8 1 (0.049%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 202 (9.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 64 (3.15%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (1.67%) SaaS
4 25 (1.23%) GitHub
5 17 (0.84%) Office 365
6 16 (0.79%) npm
7 14 (0.69%) Azure Machine Learning
8 11 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (0.49%) Dynamics 365
10 9 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
10 9 (0.44%) Google Analytics
11 8 (0.39%) PaaS
11 8 (0.39%) Serverless
12 5 (0.25%) Slack
13 4 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
14 3 (0.15%) Mimecast
15 2 (0.099%) IaaS
15 2 (0.099%) SuccessFactors
16 1 (0.049%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 1 (0.049%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 70 (3.45%) Internet
2 26 (1.28%) Intranet
3 19 (0.94%) Broadband
4 15 (0.74%) ATM
5 14 (0.69%) SMTP
6 13 (0.64%) SMS
7 12 (0.59%) Extranet
8 11 (0.54%) HTTP
8 11 (0.54%) TCP/IP
9 7 (0.34%) Network Security
9 7 (0.34%) VPN
10 6 (0.30%) Firewall
10 6 (0.30%) SSL
11 5 (0.25%) AMQP
11 5 (0.25%) CTI
12 4 (0.20%) DNS
12 4 (0.20%) Ethernet
12 4 (0.20%) LDAP
13 3 (0.15%) RIP
13 3 (0.15%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1317 (64.88%) SQL Server
2 220 (10.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 219 (10.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 142 (7.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 135 (6.65%) Relational Database
6 124 (6.11%) MySQL
7 113 (5.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 96 (4.73%) SQL Server 2012
9 86 (4.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 81 (3.99%) SQL Server 2016
11 66 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
12 53 (2.61%) Crystal Reports
13 48 (2.36%) Power BI
14 46 (2.27%) RDBMS
15 43 (2.12%) NoSQL
16 30 (1.48%) MS Access
17 25 (1.23%) Big Data
17 25 (1.23%) Oracle Database
18 22 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
19 20 (0.99%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 413 (20.34%) Visual Studio
2 285 (14.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 134 (6.60%) NUnit
4 104 (5.12%) Subversion
5 92 (4.53%) Git (software)
6 83 (4.09%) JIRA
7 68 (3.35%) Rhino Mocks
8 47 (2.32%) MSBuild
9 43 (2.12%) Selenium
10 42 (2.07%) MSTest
11 41 (2.02%) Moq
12 25 (1.23%) Jenkins
13 22 (1.08%) Bitbucket
14 21 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 20 (0.99%) SpecFlow
15 20 (0.99%) T4 Templates
15 20 (0.99%) WiX
16 19 (0.94%) SoapUI
17 18 (0.89%) JSUnit
18 16 (0.79%) webpack
General
1 452 (22.27%) Finance
2 102 (5.02%) Retail
3 75 (3.69%) Banking
3 75 (3.69%) Games
4 67 (3.30%) Telecoms
5 55 (2.71%) Legal
6 48 (2.36%) Manufacturing
7 47 (2.32%) Marketing
8 44 (2.17%) Electronics
9 42 (2.07%) Retail Banking
10 39 (1.92%) Investment Banking
11 28 (1.38%) Advertising
12 25 (1.23%) Financial Institution
13 22 (1.08%) Back Office
14 17 (0.84%) Music Industry
14 17 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
15 10 (0.49%) Law
16 7 (0.34%) Automotive
17 6 (0.30%) Front Office
17 6 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1707 (84.09%) Developer
2 1184 (58.33%) .NET Developer
3 713 (35.12%) C# Developer
4 649 (31.97%) C# .NET Developer
5 380 (18.72%) Software Developer
6 363 (17.88%) VB.NET Developer
7 277 (13.65%) ASP.NET Developer
8 273 (13.45%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 254 (12.51%) .NET Software Developer
10 250 (12.32%) SQL Developer
11 249 (12.27%) Senior Developer
12 208 (10.25%) C# Software Developer
13 201 (9.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 145 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
15 126 (6.21%) Web Developer
16 123 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 114 (5.62%) Junior
18 111 (5.47%) Junior Developer
19 99 (4.88%) Analyst
20 91 (4.48%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2025 (99.75%) .NET
2 1084 (53.40%) ASP.NET
3 954 (47.00%) HTML
4 829 (40.84%) CSS
5 516 (25.42%) jQuery
6 450 (22.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 389 (19.16%) XML
8 355 (17.49%) WCF
9 324 (15.96%) .NET Framework
10 323 (15.91%) AngularJS
11 312 (15.37%) HTML5
12 281 (13.84%) Web Services
13 274 (13.50%) WinForms
14 265 (13.05%) WPF
15 240 (11.82%) Ajax
16 239 (11.77%) ASP.NET Web API
17 182 (8.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 175 (8.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 163 (8.03%) LINQ
20 154 (7.59%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 209 (10.30%) Analytical Skills
2 154 (7.59%) Computer Science
3 89 (4.38%) User Experience
4 83 (4.09%) Greenfield Project
5 62 (3.05%) Mobile App
6 59 (2.91%) Fintech
7 57 (2.81%) Enterprise Software
8 42 (2.07%) Client/Server
9 30 (1.48%) Management Information System
10 16 (0.79%) NHS
11 13 (0.64%) Algorithms
12 11 (0.54%) Cyberthreat
12 11 (0.54%) Driving Licence
12 11 (0.54%) FMCG
12 11 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 10 (0.49%) N-Tier
14 9 (0.44%) iPad
14 9 (0.44%) Reinsurance
14 9 (0.44%) Replication
15 7 (0.34%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 370 (18.23%) Windows
2 82 (4.04%) Android
3 61 (3.00%) Apple iOS
4 42 (2.07%) Windows Server
5 38 (1.87%) Linux
6 34 (1.67%) Unix
7 10 (0.49%) Solaris
8 8 (0.39%) Windows 10
8 8 (0.39%) Windows 7
9 6 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.25%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.099%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.049%) HPUX
12 1 (0.049%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.049%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.049%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.049%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 874 (43.05%) MVC
2 801 (39.46%) Agile Software Development
3 373 (18.37%) Scrum
4 333 (16.40%) Web Development
5 319 (15.71%) TDD
6 229 (11.28%) Software Engineering
7 227 (11.18%) Unit Testing
8 194 (9.56%) Web Application Development
9 168 (8.28%) Continuous Integration
10 159 (7.83%) Business Intelligence
11 155 (7.64%) SDLC
12 146 (7.19%) BDD
13 143 (7.04%) OO
14 139 (6.85%) CRM
15 120 (5.91%) E-Commerce
16 115 (5.67%) SOLID
16 115 (5.67%) Test Automation
17 113 (5.57%) OOP
18 111 (5.47%) Mentoring
19 108 (5.32%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1793 (88.33%) C#
2 1085 (53.45%) SQL
3 970 (47.78%) JavaScript
4 396 (19.51%) VB
5 356 (17.54%) T-SQL
6 191 (9.41%) Java
7 111 (5.47%) PHP
8 106 (5.22%) VB6
9 91 (4.48%) C++
10 80 (3.94%) Python
11 69 (3.40%) VBA
12 64 (3.15%) C
13 45 (2.22%) PowerShell
13 45 (2.22%) Ruby
14 44 (2.17%) VBScript
15 30 (1.48%) TypeScript
16 26 (1.28%) R
17 24 (1.18%) PL/SQL
18 16 (0.79%) Perl
19 11 (0.54%) RPG
Qualifications
1 312 (15.37%) Degree
2 69 (3.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 53 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 33 (1.63%) ISTQB
5 21 (1.03%) ISEB
6 15 (0.74%) Security Cleared
7 13 (0.64%) SC Cleared
8 11 (0.54%) HND
8 11 (0.54%) MCP
9 9 (0.44%) CISM
9 9 (0.44%) CISSP
9 9 (0.44%) Master's Degree
10 8 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 7 (0.34%) MCSE
12 6 (0.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 6 (0.30%) MCTS
13 5 (0.25%) CEH
13 5 (0.25%) MCPD
13 5 (0.25%) MCSD
14 4 (0.20%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (5.86%) QA
2 30 (1.48%) PCI DSS
3 19 (0.94%) SEPA
4 10 (0.49%) Data Quality
5 9 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.34%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.30%) HIPAA
8 5 (0.25%) COBIT
8 5 (0.25%) SLA
9 3 (0.15%) PMBOK
10 2 (0.099%) GDPR
10 2 (0.099%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 2 (0.099%) PMO
11 1 (0.049%) MiFID
System Software
1 14 (0.69%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.54%) Docker
3 10 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.15%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.15%) vSphere
5 2 (0.099%) Firmware
6 1 (0.049%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.049%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.049%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.049%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.049%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.049%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (0.99%) Opsview
2 10 (0.49%) Kubernetes
3 8 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 7 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.34%) Puppet
5 5 (0.25%) Nagios
6 3 (0.15%) SCCM
7 1 (0.049%) Ansible
7 1 (0.049%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (0.049%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.049%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.049%) Perfmon
7 1 (0.049%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.049%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.049%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.049%) vRealize
7 1 (0.049%) WSUS
Vendors
1 685 (33.74%) Microsoft
2 194 (9.56%) Oracle
3 71 (3.50%) Telerik
4 55 (2.71%) Xamarin
5 46 (2.27%) SAP
6 30 (1.48%) DevExpress
7 27 (1.33%) Google
8 24 (1.18%) EMC
9 23 (1.13%) Splunk
10 22 (1.08%) Citrix
11 21 (1.03%) IBM
12 19 (0.94%) Tableau
13 15 (0.74%) Sybase
14 14 (0.69%) Hortonworks
15 12 (0.59%) VMware
16 11 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
17 9 (0.44%) Adobe
17 9 (0.44%) HP
17 9 (0.44%) Sage
18 8 (0.39%) Apple