Period
to 19 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 171 141 69
Rank change year-on-year -30 -72 +12
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 240 327 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.79% 2.18% 4.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.72% 4.10% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 215 286 737
Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +0.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £48,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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 6,460 7,974 8,702
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 48.29% 53.26% 47.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5,422 6,941 7,241
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,125 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +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 October 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 October 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 -37 153 £37,500 -6.25% 59
East Midlands +17 87 £38,500 -1.91% 25
VB.NET
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 240 (100.00%) .NET
2 196 (81.67%) SQL Server
3 194 (80.83%) C#
4 149 (62.08%) SQL
5 142 (59.17%) ASP.NET
6 127 (52.92%) JavaScript
7 120 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
8 117 (48.75%) MVC
9 115 (47.92%) CSS
10 112 (46.67%) HTML
11 95 (39.58%) Microsoft
12 78 (32.50%) T-SQL
13 64 (26.67%) jQuery
14 50 (20.83%) Web Services
15 48 (20.00%) Windows
15 48 (20.00%) HTML5
15 48 (20.00%) .NET Framework
16 47 (19.58%) WinForms
17 45 (18.75%) XML
18 44 (18.33%) CSS3
19 43 (17.92%) Problem-Solving
20 42 (17.50%) ASP.NET Web API
21 40 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
22 39 (16.25%) Web Development
23 36 (15.00%) Scrum
24 35 (14.58%) Visual Studio
25 34 (14.17%) Team Foundation Server
26 33 (13.75%) SQL Server 2008
26 33 (13.75%) Finance
27 32 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification

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 15 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.17%) CMS
2 10 (4.17%) IIS
3 4 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.42%) Apache
5 1 (0.42%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (5.42%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.83%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.42%) Magento
3 1 (0.42%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.42%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (6.25%) GitHub
3 5 (2.08%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.25%) Office 365
5 2 (0.83%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.42%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.50%) SSL
2 2 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (81.67%) SQL Server
2 33 (13.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (7.50%) SQL Server 2016
5 16 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
6 15 (6.25%) SSDT
7 11 (4.58%) Relational Database
8 10 (4.17%) NoSQL
8 10 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (3.75%) MongoDB
10 8 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (2.92%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.67%) DTS
13 2 (0.83%) Cosmos DB
13 2 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.83%) MySQL
14 1 (0.42%) Data Mining
14 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.42%) DB2
14 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 35 (14.58%) Visual Studio
2 34 (14.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (11.67%) Git (software)
4 22 (9.17%) Octopus Deploy
5 7 (2.92%) TeamCity
6 6 (2.50%) JIRA
7 3 (1.25%) Selenium
7 3 (1.25%) Subversion
7 3 (1.25%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (0.83%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.83%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.42%) AccuRev
9 1 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.42%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.42%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.42%) PROIV
9 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.42%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 33 (13.75%) Finance
2 21 (8.75%) Retail
3 12 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 9 (3.75%) Legal
5 6 (2.50%) Banking
5 6 (2.50%) Law
6 4 (1.67%) Advertising
6 4 (1.67%) Automotive
7 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.42%) Marketing
7 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 221 (92.08%) Developer
2 130 (54.17%) .NET Developer
3 63 (26.25%) C# Developer
4 60 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 50 (20.83%) Software Developer
6 49 (20.42%) C# .NET Developer
7 48 (20.00%) Senior Developer
8 29 (12.08%) Senior .NET Developer
8 29 (12.08%) Web Developer
9 27 (11.25%) ASP.NET Developer
10 25 (10.42%) SQL Developer
11 23 (9.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 22 (9.17%) C# VB.NET Developer
13 19 (7.92%) .NET Software Developer
14 18 (7.50%) C# Software Developer
15 17 (7.08%) .NET Web Developer
16 16 (6.67%) Applications Developer
17 15 (6.25%) Senior VB.NET Developer
18 13 (5.42%) Full Stack Developer
18 13 (5.42%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 240 (100.00%) .NET
2 142 (59.17%) ASP.NET
3 115 (47.92%) CSS
4 112 (46.67%) HTML
5 64 (26.67%) jQuery
6 50 (20.83%) Web Services
7 48 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 48 (20.00%) HTML5
8 47 (19.58%) WinForms
9 45 (18.75%) XML
10 44 (18.33%) CSS3
11 42 (17.50%) ASP.NET Web API
12 40 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
13 30 (12.50%) JSON
14 27 (11.25%) WCF
15 25 (10.42%) SOAP
16 24 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 23 (9.58%) AngularJS
18 22 (9.17%) Entity Framework
18 22 (9.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.92%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.08%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.67%) EPoS
7 2 (0.83%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.83%) Fintech
7 2 (0.83%) FMCG
7 2 (0.83%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (0.83%) User Experience
8 1 (0.42%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.42%) Mashup
Operating Systems
1 48 (20.00%) Windows
2 9 (3.75%) Android
3 8 (3.33%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.25%) Windows 8
4 3 (1.25%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.42%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (48.75%) MVC
3 43 (17.92%) Problem-Solving
4 39 (16.25%) Web Development
5 36 (15.00%) Scrum
6 26 (10.83%) OO
6 26 (10.83%) SDLC
7 23 (9.58%) TDD
8 18 (7.50%) SOLID
8 18 (7.50%) Test Automation
9 16 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 16 (6.67%) Mentoring
9 16 (6.67%) Unit Testing
10 15 (6.25%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 15 (6.25%) Line Management
11 14 (5.83%) Software Engineering
12 13 (5.42%) Collaborative Working
12 13 (5.42%) Customer Requirements
12 13 (5.42%) DevOps
12 13 (5.42%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 194 (80.83%) C#
2 149 (62.08%) SQL
3 127 (52.92%) JavaScript
4 78 (32.50%) T-SQL
5 31 (12.92%) VB
6 16 (6.67%) VB6
7 7 (2.92%) Java
7 7 (2.92%) TypeScript
8 6 (2.50%) Ruby
8 6 (2.50%) VBA
9 5 (2.08%) XPath
10 4 (1.67%) C
11 3 (1.25%) PHP
12 2 (0.83%) C++
12 2 (0.83%) VBScript
13 1 (0.42%) Delphi
13 1 (0.42%) Fortran
13 1 (0.42%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.42%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.42%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 32 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (6.25%) MCP
2 15 (6.25%) MCPD
3 12 (5.00%) Degree
4 11 (4.58%) BC Cleared
4 11 (4.58%) DBS Check
4 11 (4.58%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (1.67%) HND
7 1 (0.42%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.50%) ISO 9001
1 6 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.83%) GDPR
2 2 (0.83%) QA
2 2 (0.83%) SLA
3 1 (0.42%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (0.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 95 (39.58%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.83%) Telerik
2 14 (5.83%) Xamarin
3 11 (4.58%) DevExpress
4 8 (3.33%) Google
5 7 (2.92%) Oracle
6 6 (2.50%) LexisNexis
7 3 (1.25%) Altova
7 3 (1.25%) Sage
7 3 (1.25%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.25%) Twitter
8 2 (0.83%) Epicor
8 2 (0.83%) IFS
9 1 (0.42%) Infor
9 1 (0.42%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.42%) SAP
9 1 (0.42%) Sitecore