Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
England > Midlands
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 175 158 75
Rank change year-on-year -17 -83 +7
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 207 299 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.65% 1.95% 3.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.54% 3.64% 8.01%
Number of salaries quoted 188 258 636
Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £27,000 £23,675 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,875 £47,875 £50,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5,845 8,216 8,489
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 46.72% 53.70% 48.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4,694 7,032 7,155
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £64,733 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing VB.NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in the Midlands

VB.NET
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET in the Midlands.

Salary trend for VB.NET in the Midlands

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in the Midlands over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in the Midlands

VB.NET
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 December 2018. 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
West Midlands -20 133 £37,500 - 50
East Midlands +4 74 £37,500 +3.45% 17
VB.NET
England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 207 (100.00%) .NET
2 170 (82.13%) SQL Server
3 152 (73.43%) C#
4 129 (62.32%) SQL
5 119 (57.49%) ASP.NET
6 114 (55.07%) JavaScript
7 108 (52.17%) HTML
8 106 (51.21%) CSS
9 103 (49.76%) Microsoft
9 103 (49.76%) Agile Software Development
10 93 (44.93%) MVC
11 67 (32.37%) T-SQL
12 63 (30.43%) jQuery
13 49 (23.67%) HTML5
14 46 (22.22%) .NET Framework
14 46 (22.22%) Windows
15 43 (20.77%) Scrum
16 42 (20.29%) WinForms
17 40 (19.32%) Problem-Solving
18 38 (18.36%) XML
19 36 (17.39%) CSS3
20 35 (16.91%) Web Services
21 34 (16.43%) Analytical Skills
22 33 (15.94%) ASP.NET Web API
23 31 (14.98%) SDLC
23 31 (14.98%) ASP.NET MVC
24 30 (14.49%) Visual Studio
25 29 (14.01%) Spring
26 28 (13.53%) VB
27 27 (13.04%) Git (software)

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 10 (4.83%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.97%) Apache
2 2 (0.97%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.48%) CMS
3 1 (0.48%) IIS
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (3.86%) Photoshop
2 6 (2.90%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.45%) Magento
3 2 (0.97%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (5.80%) Office 365
3 10 (4.83%) GitHub
4 4 (1.93%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.97%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.48%) BrowserStack
6 1 (0.48%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.97%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (82.13%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.70%) Relational Database
2 18 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (6.76%) SQL Server 2014
4 13 (6.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (5.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (5.80%) SQL Server 2016
6 10 (4.83%) SSDT
7 8 (3.86%) MongoDB
8 7 (3.38%) Azure SQL Database
8 7 (3.38%) InterSystems Cache
8 7 (3.38%) Redis
8 7 (3.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.93%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.45%) QlikView
11 2 (0.97%) Cosmos DB
11 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.48%) DB2
12 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 30 (14.49%) Visual Studio
2 27 (13.04%) Git (software)
3 21 (10.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (7.25%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (2.42%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.93%) Subversion
7 3 (1.45%) JIRA
7 3 (1.45%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (0.97%) Selenium
9 1 (0.48%) AccuRev
9 1 (0.48%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.48%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.48%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.48%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.48%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 19 (9.18%) Finance
2 15 (7.25%) Retail
3 6 (2.90%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.45%) Advertising
4 3 (1.45%) Legal
5 1 (0.48%) Automotive
5 1 (0.48%) Banking
5 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 195 (94.20%) Developer
2 124 (59.90%) .NET Developer
3 65 (31.40%) VB.NET Developer
4 61 (29.47%) C# Developer
5 52 (25.12%) C# .NET Developer
6 43 (20.77%) Senior Developer
7 38 (18.36%) Software Developer
8 27 (13.04%) Senior .NET Developer
9 20 (9.66%) C# VB.NET Developer
10 19 (9.18%) .NET Software Developer
10 19 (9.18%) Senior VB.NET Developer
11 16 (7.73%) C# Software Developer
11 16 (7.73%) SQL Developer
12 15 (7.25%) ASP.NET Developer
12 15 (7.25%) Junior
12 15 (7.25%) Junior Developer
13 13 (6.28%) Junior C# Developer
13 13 (6.28%) Web Developer
14 12 (5.80%) Applications Developer
15 11 (5.31%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 207 (100.00%) .NET
2 119 (57.49%) ASP.NET
3 108 (52.17%) HTML
4 106 (51.21%) CSS
5 63 (30.43%) jQuery
6 49 (23.67%) HTML5
7 46 (22.22%) .NET Framework
8 42 (20.29%) WinForms
9 38 (18.36%) XML
10 36 (17.39%) CSS3
11 35 (16.91%) Web Services
12 33 (15.94%) ASP.NET Web API
13 31 (14.98%) ASP.NET MVC
14 29 (14.01%) Spring
15 27 (13.04%) AngularJS
16 22 (10.63%) REST
17 18 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 18 (8.70%) Entity Framework
17 18 (8.70%) JSON
18 17 (8.21%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (16.43%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.25%) Self-Motivation
3 11 (5.31%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.86%) EPoS
5 5 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.45%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (0.97%) FMCG
7 2 (0.97%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.48%) Mashup
8 1 (0.48%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 46 (22.22%) Windows
2 10 (4.83%) Android
2 10 (4.83%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.45%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.48%) Linux
4 1 (0.48%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (49.76%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (44.93%) MVC
3 43 (20.77%) Scrum
4 40 (19.32%) Problem-Solving
5 31 (14.98%) SDLC
6 22 (10.63%) Unit Testing
7 21 (10.14%) Web Development
8 18 (8.70%) DevOps
8 18 (8.70%) OO
9 16 (7.73%) SOLID
10 15 (7.25%) IT Strategy
10 15 (7.25%) OOP
10 15 (7.25%) Time Management
11 14 (6.76%) Line Management
11 14 (6.76%) Test Automation
12 13 (6.28%) Collaborative Working
12 13 (6.28%) CRM
12 13 (6.28%) Mentoring
12 13 (6.28%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (5.80%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 152 (73.43%) C#
2 129 (62.32%) SQL
3 114 (55.07%) JavaScript
4 67 (32.37%) T-SQL
5 28 (13.53%) VB
6 26 (12.56%) VB6
7 13 (6.28%) C++
7 13 (6.28%) Java
8 8 (3.86%) TypeScript
9 7 (3.38%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.45%) PHP
10 3 (1.45%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.97%) VBA
11 2 (0.97%) XPath
12 1 (0.48%) C
12 1 (0.48%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (10.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (7.73%) Degree
3 10 (4.83%) MCP
3 10 (4.83%) MCPD
4 9 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (3.38%) HND
6 6 (2.90%) BC Cleared
6 6 (2.90%) DBS Check
6 6 (2.90%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.48%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.93%) GDPR
2 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 103 (49.76%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.80%) Telerik
3 9 (4.35%) DevExpress
3 9 (4.35%) Oracle
4 8 (3.86%) Xamarin
5 2 (0.97%) Google
5 2 (0.97%) Sage
5 2 (0.97%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.48%) Altova
6 1 (0.48%) Epicor
6 1 (0.48%) IFS