Period
to 21 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 31 42
Rank change year-on-year +4 +11 -7
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 45 36 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 9.62% 5.69% 1.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.39% 14.01% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 31 44 11
Shropshire median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -18.75% +35.59%
10th Percentile £37,500 £19,750 £37,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £39,350 £42,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%

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 Shropshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 201 257 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 42.95% 40.60% 29.68%
Number of salaries quoted 145 197 106
Shropshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £27,600 £23,500 £24,875
90th Percentile £55,825 £51,750 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Shropshire

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for VB.NET in Shropshire

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in Shropshire over the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in Shropshire

VB.NET
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 21 October 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
Telford +5 23 £40,000 +86.05% 1
Ludlow +5 13 - -
Shrewsbury -3 6 £47,500 +15.15%
VB.NET
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (86.67%) SQL
3 37 (82.22%) CSS
4 36 (80.00%) Retail
5 27 (60.00%) VB
6 25 (55.56%) MySQL
7 23 (51.11%) HTML
7 23 (51.11%) Ruby
7 23 (51.11%) Ruby on Rails
8 22 (48.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 22 (48.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 22 (48.89%) Android
8 22 (48.89%) HTML5
8 22 (48.89%) Apple iOS
8 22 (48.89%) CSS3
8 22 (48.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 22 (48.89%) C
8 22 (48.89%) Electronics
8 22 (48.89%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (48.89%) Data Warehouse
8 22 (48.89%) E-Commerce
9 21 (46.67%) Change Management
9 21 (46.67%) C#
9 21 (46.67%) VB6
10 19 (42.22%) Visual Studio
11 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
11 15 (33.33%) Windows
12 14 (31.11%) OO
12 14 (31.11%) JavaScript
12 14 (31.11%) T-SQL

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.67%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (55.56%) MySQL
2 22 (48.89%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (48.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 22 (48.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 22 (48.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (42.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (80.00%) Retail
2 22 (48.89%) Electronics
3 12 (26.67%) Finance
4 3 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 45 (100.00%) Developer
2 41 (91.11%) .NET Developer
3 34 (75.56%) SQL Developer
4 23 (51.11%) VB.NET Developer
5 17 (37.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (37.78%) C# Developer
5 17 (37.78%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 14 (31.11%) Web Developer
7 12 (26.67%) .NET Web Developer
7 12 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 12 (26.67%) C# Web Developer
7 12 (26.67%) VB.NET Web Developer
8 6 (13.33%) VB Developer
9 5 (11.11%) VB6 Developer
10 3 (6.67%) Software Developer
11 2 (4.44%) .NET Software Developer
11 2 (4.44%) Ruby on Rails Developer
12 1 (2.22%) Ruby Developer
12 1 (2.22%) WinForms Developer
12 1 (2.22%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (82.22%) CSS
3 23 (51.11%) HTML
3 23 (51.11%) Ruby on Rails
4 22 (48.89%) CSS3
4 22 (48.89%) HTML5
5 14 (31.11%) .NET Framework
5 14 (31.11%) AngularJS
5 14 (31.11%) jQuery
5 14 (31.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (13.33%) WinForms
7 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.22%) Web Services
7 1 (2.22%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 22 (48.89%) Android
1 22 (48.89%) Apple iOS
2 15 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) Business Intelligence
1 22 (48.89%) E-Commerce
2 21 (46.67%) Change Management
3 14 (31.11%) MVC
3 14 (31.11%) OO
3 14 (31.11%) Web Application Development
3 14 (31.11%) Web Development
4 13 (28.89%) Customer Requirements
5 12 (26.67%) Project Management
5 12 (26.67%) Risk Management
6 2 (4.44%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.22%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.22%) SDLC
7 1 (2.22%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (86.67%) SQL
2 27 (60.00%) VB
3 23 (51.11%) Ruby
4 22 (48.89%) C
5 21 (46.67%) C#
5 21 (46.67%) VB6
6 14 (31.11%) JavaScript
6 14 (31.11%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
1 5 (11.11%) MCPD
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.22%) Xamarin