Period
to 25 January 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 25 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
UK > England
6 months to
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 333 350 280
Rank change year-on-year +17 -70 -65
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 1,035 1,295 1,948
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.90% 0.92% 1.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.65% 1.67% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 881 1,128 1,726
England median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £65,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 62,607 77,483 90,823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 54.21% 54.93% 55.73%
Number of salaries quoted 52,081 64,683 76,486
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% +5.26%

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 25 January 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 25 January 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
South East +31 306 £42,500 -5.56% 82
London -55 202 £57,500 +15.00% 23
Midlands +20 172 £40,000 +6.67% 58
North of England +30 150 £42,500 +21.43% 42
South West +31 120 £45,000 +17.65% 23
North West +67 105 £44,000 +35.38% 23
West Midlands +9 100 £41,000 +9.33% 36
East of England +66 84 £50,000 +17.65% 19
East Midlands +16 72 £40,000 - 22
Yorkshire +26 41 £37,750 +0.67% 13
North East -9 4 £43,000 +32.93% 6
VB.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 25 January 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 1,030 (99.52%) .NET
2 921 (88.99%) C#
3 570 (55.07%) SQL Server
4 551 (53.24%) SQL
5 484 (46.76%) JavaScript
6 478 (46.18%) ASP.NET
7 434 (41.93%) HTML
8 363 (35.07%) CSS
9 326 (31.50%) Microsoft
10 291 (28.12%) MVC
11 287 (27.73%) Agile Software Development
12 248 (23.96%) jQuery
13 215 (20.77%) .NET Framework
14 204 (19.71%) Web Services
15 202 (19.52%) Web Development
16 194 (18.74%) Problem-Solving
17 193 (18.65%) WinForms
18 187 (18.07%) VB
19 183 (17.68%) T-SQL
20 172 (16.62%) AngularJS
21 171 (16.52%) Azure
22 162 (15.65%) Finance
23 154 (14.88%) Team Foundation Server
24 145 (14.01%) Visual Studio
25 142 (13.72%) Oracle
26 141 (13.62%) Windows
27 137 (13.24%) Software Engineering
28 133 (12.85%) XML
29 132 (12.75%) HTML5
30 130 (12.56%) Degree

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 59 (5.70%) SharePoint
2 48 (4.64%) IIS
3 27 (2.61%) SharePoint 2013
4 22 (2.13%) Confluence
5 18 (1.74%) CMS
6 8 (0.77%) Drupal
7 5 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (0.48%) WordPress
8 4 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (0.39%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.19%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.097%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.097%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.097%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.097%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 41 (3.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 36 (3.48%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.097%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.097%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.097%) InVision
4 1 (0.097%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.77%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (0.48%) RiskWrite
3 5 (0.48%) Visualfiles
4 4 (0.39%) NetSuite
4 4 (0.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.19%) GoldMine
5 2 (0.19%) SimCorp Dimension
6 1 (0.097%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.097%) Endur
6 1 (0.097%) Infor SunSystems
6 1 (0.097%) Raiser's Edge
Cloud Services
1 171 (16.52%) Azure
2 56 (5.41%) AWS
2 56 (5.41%) SaaS
3 34 (3.29%) Power Platform
4 32 (3.09%) GitHub
5 18 (1.74%) npm
6 6 (0.58%) Dynamics 365
6 6 (0.58%) GCP
6 6 (0.58%) Slack
7 4 (0.39%) Microsoft Flow
7 4 (0.39%) NuGet
7 4 (0.39%) PowerApps
8 3 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.29%) Google Pay
9 1 (0.097%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.097%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.097%) FinancialForce
9 1 (0.097%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.42%) Intranet
2 17 (1.64%) Internet
3 11 (1.06%) HTTP
4 9 (0.87%) RTP
5 4 (0.39%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.29%) LAN
6 3 (0.29%) WAN
7 2 (0.19%) DNS
7 2 (0.19%) Extranet
7 2 (0.19%) RFID
7 2 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.097%) Firewall
8 1 (0.097%) IPv4
8 1 (0.097%) Network Security
8 1 (0.097%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.097%) SMTP
8 1 (0.097%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.097%) Wireless
8 1 (0.097%) Wireless Security
8 1 (0.097%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 570 (55.07%) SQL Server
2 127 (12.27%) Relational Database
3 107 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 96 (9.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 63 (6.09%) MySQL
6 40 (3.86%) Crystal Reports
7 36 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
8 30 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
8 30 (2.90%) Power BI
9 24 (2.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 22 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
11 19 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
12 18 (1.74%) MS Access
13 16 (1.55%) RDBMS
13 16 (1.55%) SQL Server 2016
14 14 (1.35%) Oracle Database
14 14 (1.35%) SQL Server 2014
15 10 (0.97%) MongoDB
16 6 (0.58%) NoSQL
16 6 (0.58%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 154 (14.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 145 (14.01%) Visual Studio
3 67 (6.47%) Git (software)
4 47 (4.54%) Subversion
5 43 (4.15%) JIRA
6 24 (2.32%) Oracle Forms
7 19 (1.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 19 (1.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 19 (1.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 18 (1.74%) webpack
9 15 (1.45%) Bitbucket
10 13 (1.26%) Jenkins
11 12 (1.16%) Oracle APEX
12 10 (0.97%) Selenium
12 10 (0.97%) Visual Studio Team System
13 8 (0.77%) Maven
13 8 (0.77%) NUnit
13 8 (0.77%) PowerBuilder
13 8 (0.77%) SoapUI
14 7 (0.68%) Eclipse
General
1 162 (15.65%) Finance
2 52 (5.02%) Retail
3 36 (3.48%) Banking
4 25 (2.42%) Legal
5 23 (2.22%) Manufacturing
6 18 (1.74%) Marketing
7 16 (1.55%) Back Office
8 12 (1.16%) Public Sector
9 11 (1.06%) Law
10 10 (0.97%) Automotive
10 10 (0.97%) Games
11 9 (0.87%) Corporate Banking
11 9 (0.87%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.77%) Publishing
13 6 (0.58%) Front Office
14 5 (0.48%) Billing
14 5 (0.48%) Police
14 5 (0.48%) Telecoms
15 4 (0.39%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.39%) Military
Job Titles
1 818 (79.03%) Developer
2 482 (46.57%) .NET Developer
3 377 (36.43%) C# Developer
4 297 (28.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 195 (18.84%) Software Developer
6 139 (13.43%) VB.NET Developer
7 109 (10.53%) Senior Developer
8 106 (10.24%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 96 (9.28%) ASP.NET Developer
10 88 (8.50%) C# Software Developer
11 86 (8.31%) .NET Software Developer
12 83 (8.02%) Analyst
12 83 (8.02%) SQL Developer
13 81 (7.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 76 (7.34%) Software Engineer
15 59 (5.70%) Junior
16 56 (5.41%) Junior Developer
17 54 (5.22%) Web Developer
18 48 (4.64%) Senior .NET Developer
19 43 (4.15%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,030 (99.52%) .NET
2 478 (46.18%) ASP.NET
3 434 (41.93%) HTML
4 363 (35.07%) CSS
5 248 (23.96%) jQuery
6 215 (20.77%) .NET Framework
7 204 (19.71%) Web Services
8 193 (18.65%) WinForms
9 172 (16.62%) AngularJS
10 133 (12.85%) XML
11 132 (12.75%) HTML5
12 114 (11.01%) ASP.NET Web API
12 114 (11.01%) REST
13 112 (10.82%) Entity Framework
14 108 (10.43%) ASP.NET MVC
15 103 (9.95%) WPF
16 94 (9.08%) WCF
17 77 (7.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 73 (7.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 68 (6.57%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 119 (11.50%) Analytical Skills
2 95 (9.18%) Self-Motivation
3 81 (7.83%) User Experience
4 50 (4.83%) Greenfield Project
5 44 (4.25%) Mobile App
6 32 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
7 24 (2.32%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 16 (1.55%) Management Information System
9 15 (1.45%) Data Structures
9 15 (1.45%) Replication
10 14 (1.35%) Algorithms
11 13 (1.26%) Cloud Native
12 12 (1.16%) Client/Server
13 8 (0.77%) N-Tier
14 6 (0.58%) EPoS
15 5 (0.48%) Driving Licence
16 4 (0.39%) SWIFT
17 3 (0.29%) iPad
18 2 (0.19%) Private Cloud
18 2 (0.19%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 141 (13.62%) Windows
2 26 (2.51%) Linux
3 24 (2.32%) Apple iOS
4 18 (1.74%) Android
5 16 (1.55%) Windows Server
6 14 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (0.77%) Windows XP
8 6 (0.58%) Windows 10
8 6 (0.58%) Windows Phone
8 6 (0.58%) Windows Phone 8
9 5 (0.48%) Unix
10 4 (0.39%) Windows 2000
11 3 (0.29%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.097%) MVS
13 1 (0.097%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 291 (28.12%) MVC
2 287 (27.73%) Agile Software Development
3 202 (19.52%) Web Development
4 194 (18.74%) Problem-Solving
5 137 (13.24%) Software Engineering
6 112 (10.82%) OO
7 98 (9.47%) Computer Science
8 96 (9.28%) TDD
9 89 (8.60%) SDLC
10 77 (7.44%) DevOps
11 72 (6.96%) Business Intelligence
11 72 (6.96%) Migration
12 70 (6.76%) Scrum
13 68 (6.57%) Data Analysis
13 68 (6.57%) E-Commerce
13 68 (6.57%) Mentoring
14 63 (6.09%) Test Automation
15 59 (5.70%) Decision-Making
16 53 (5.12%) Front End Development
17 50 (4.83%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 921 (88.99%) C#
2 551 (53.24%) SQL
3 484 (46.76%) JavaScript
4 187 (18.07%) VB
5 183 (17.68%) T-SQL
6 85 (8.21%) VB6
7 73 (7.05%) Java
8 72 (6.96%) C++
9 65 (6.28%) PL/SQL
10 59 (5.70%) TypeScript
11 48 (4.64%) Python
12 45 (4.35%) C
12 45 (4.35%) VBA
13 25 (2.42%) PHP
14 14 (1.35%) PowerShell
15 10 (0.97%) R
16 8 (0.77%) VBScript
17 7 (0.68%) Ruby
17 7 (0.68%) XAML
18 6 (0.58%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 130 (12.56%) Degree
2 45 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (1.74%) Security Cleared
4 13 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (0.97%) Master's Degree
6 9 (0.87%) HND
7 7 (0.68%) Numerate Degree
8 6 (0.58%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.48%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.39%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.097%) CREST Certified
12 1 (0.097%) MCP
12 1 (0.097%) MCPD
12 1 (0.097%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (4.35%) QA
2 25 (2.42%) GDPR
3 21 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.39%) SLA
5 1 (0.097%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.097%) PMO
5 1 (0.097%) WCAG
System Software
1 21 (2.03%) Docker
2 9 (0.87%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.097%) Firmware
4 1 (0.097%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (1.16%) Kubernetes
2 6 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (0.58%) Puppet
3 1 (0.097%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.097%) WSUS
Vendors
1 326 (31.50%) Microsoft
2 142 (13.72%) Oracle
3 58 (5.60%) Xamarin
4 13 (1.26%) Atlassian
5 11 (1.06%) Tableau
6 10 (0.97%) Citrix
6 10 (0.97%) Google
6 10 (0.97%) Telerik
7 9 (0.87%) Blue Prism
7 9 (0.87%) RedGate
7 9 (0.87%) UiPath
8 8 (0.77%) Infragistics
8 8 (0.77%) MuleSoft
9 6 (0.58%) CA
9 6 (0.58%) CA Agile Central
9 6 (0.58%) IBM
9 6 (0.58%) Micro Focus
9 6 (0.58%) Parasoft
9 6 (0.58%) VMware
10 5 (0.48%) Sitecore