Period
to 13 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of 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 13 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
England > North of England
6 months to
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 210 291 201
Rank change year-on-year +81 -90 -15
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 117 189 366
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 1.13% 0.96% 1.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.07% 1.89% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 110 181 333
Median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £29,500 £25,000 £24,200
90th Percentile £58,000 £53,750 £56,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 the North of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5,658 10,024 13,516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 54.46% 50.84% 55.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4,849 7,810 11,470
Median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,050 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing VB.NET as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in the North of England

VB.NET
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VB.NET in the North of England.

Salary trend for VB.NET in the North of England

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing VB.NET in the North of England over the 6 months to 13 July 2020.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in the North of England

VB.NET
Job Locations in the North of 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 North of England region over the 6 months to 13 July 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
North West +99 69 £44,000 +16.56% 11
Yorkshire +59 41 £42,000 +5.00% 3
North East +23 7 £22,500 -25.43%
VB.NET
England

For the 6 months to 13 July 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 North of England region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 117 (100.00%) .NET
2 108 (92.31%) C#
3 61 (52.14%) SQL Server
4 48 (41.03%) JavaScript
5 46 (39.32%) SQL
6 45 (38.46%) Microsoft
7 42 (35.90%) ASP.NET
8 39 (33.33%) WinForms
9 28 (23.93%) HTML
9 28 (23.93%) Migration
10 26 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (21.37%) WCF
11 25 (21.37%) AngularJS
12 24 (20.51%) .NET Core
13 22 (18.80%) jQuery
13 22 (18.80%) Unit Testing
14 21 (17.95%) .NET Framework
14 21 (17.95%) C++
14 21 (17.95%) T-SQL
14 21 (17.95%) VB
15 20 (17.09%) C
16 19 (16.24%) CSS
17 18 (15.38%) MVC
17 18 (15.38%) Web Development
18 16 (13.68%) Degree
19 15 (12.82%) Azure
19 15 (12.82%) Greenfield Project
20 14 (11.97%) Software Engineering
21 13 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
22 12 (10.26%) Visual Studio

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of 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 6 (5.13%) CMS
1 6 (5.13%) Umbraco
2 1 (0.85%) Confluence
2 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) MIS ActiveH
2 2 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.82%) Azure
2 6 (5.13%) GitHub
3 3 (2.56%) AWS
4 2 (1.71%) GCP
5 1 (0.85%) Office 365
5 1 (0.85%) Power Platform
5 1 (0.85%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (52.14%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 8 (6.84%) MySQL
4 6 (5.13%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.27%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (2.56%) QlikView
6 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2017
7 2 (1.71%) Amazon Aurora
7 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.85%) Power BI
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (10.26%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.42%) Moq
3 4 (3.42%) NUnit
4 3 (2.56%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.85%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.85%) GitLab
5 1 (0.85%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.85%) JIRA
5 1 (0.85%) JMeter
5 1 (0.85%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.85%) Maven
5 1 (0.85%) Mockito
5 1 (0.85%) Protractor
5 1 (0.85%) Robot Framework
5 1 (0.85%) Selenium
5 1 (0.85%) TestComplete
5 1 (0.85%) Zephyr
General
1 10 (8.55%) Retail
2 9 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 8 (6.84%) Finance
4 3 (2.56%) Public Sector
5 2 (1.71%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 108 (92.31%) Developer
2 52 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 50 (42.74%) Software Developer
4 47 (40.17%) C# Developer
5 38 (32.48%) C# .NET Developer
6 24 (20.51%) Senior Developer
7 17 (14.53%) C# WCF Developer
7 17 (14.53%) WCF Developer
8 16 (13.68%) Senior Software Developer
9 15 (12.82%) C# Software Developer
10 14 (11.97%) .NET Software Developer
11 10 (8.55%) Senior .NET Developer
11 10 (8.55%) VB.NET Developer
12 9 (7.69%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 9 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
13 7 (5.98%) C# VB.NET Developer
13 7 (5.98%) Lead Developer
13 7 (5.98%) Software Engineer
14 5 (4.27%) Full Stack Developer
15 4 (3.42%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (35.90%) ASP.NET
3 39 (33.33%) WinForms
4 28 (23.93%) HTML
5 25 (21.37%) AngularJS
5 25 (21.37%) WCF
6 24 (20.51%) .NET Core
7 22 (18.80%) jQuery
8 21 (17.95%) .NET Framework
9 19 (16.24%) CSS
10 11 (9.40%) Entity Framework
11 10 (8.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (8.55%) Web Services
12 9 (7.69%) ADO.NET
12 9 (7.69%) CSS3
12 9 (7.69%) HTML5
13 8 (6.84%) JSON
13 8 (6.84%) LINQ
13 8 (6.84%) XML
14 7 (5.98%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.82%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (8.55%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (5.13%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.27%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.42%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.56%) Social Media
7 2 (1.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.40%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.93%) Migration
2 26 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (18.80%) Unit Testing
4 18 (15.38%) MVC
4 18 (15.38%) Web Development
5 14 (11.97%) Software Engineering
6 11 (9.40%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (8.55%) Computer Science
8 9 (7.69%) Data Security
8 9 (7.69%) DevOps
9 8 (6.84%) E-Commerce
10 7 (5.98%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (5.13%) Microservices
11 6 (5.13%) Open Source
12 5 (4.27%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (4.27%) Collaborative Working
12 5 (4.27%) Front End Development
12 5 (4.27%) OOP
12 5 (4.27%) Problem-Solving
12 5 (4.27%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 108 (92.31%) C#
2 48 (41.03%) JavaScript
3 46 (39.32%) SQL
4 21 (17.95%) C++
4 21 (17.95%) T-SQL
4 21 (17.95%) VB
5 20 (17.09%) C
6 11 (9.40%) VB6
7 6 (5.13%) Java
7 6 (5.13%) TypeScript
8 4 (3.42%) Python
8 4 (3.42%) VBScript
9 3 (2.56%) VBA
10 2 (1.71%) Go
11 1 (0.85%) Groovy
11 1 (0.85%) Ruby
11 1 (0.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (13.68%) Degree
2 1 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.69%) GDPR
1 9 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 45 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.69%) Xamarin
3 5 (4.27%) Oracle
4 3 (2.56%) Google
5 2 (1.71%) Automation Anywhere
5 2 (1.71%) Blue Prism
5 2 (1.71%) SAP
5 2 (1.71%) UiPath
6 1 (0.85%) CA
6 1 (0.85%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (0.85%) IBM
6 1 (0.85%) JDA
6 1 (0.85%) Micro Focus
6 1 (0.85%) Parasoft