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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 26 24 30
Rank change year-on-year -2 +6  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 9 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 5.06% 7.21% 4.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.74% 16.85% 9.88%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 8
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.07% -16.12%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,590
% change year-on-year +6.66% +5.36%  

VB.NET is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Shropshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 103 89 81
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 57.87% 42.79% 40.70%
Number of salaries quoted 73 86 57
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £26,000 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £44,200 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire citing VB.NET as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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
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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +3 9 £40,000 +5.26%
VB.NET
West Midlands

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
2 13 (92.86%) HTML
3 12 (85.71%) SQL
4 9 (64.29%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (64.29%) MySQL
5 8 (57.14%) VB
5 8 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (57.14%) E-Commerce
5 8 (57.14%) Change Management
5 8 (57.14%) VB6
5 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (57.14%) Ruby
5 8 (57.14%) Ruby on Rails
5 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (57.14%) HTML5
5 8 (57.14%) CSS3
6 7 (50.00%) Android
6 7 (50.00%) Retail
6 7 (50.00%) Electronics
6 7 (50.00%) C
6 7 (50.00%) Apple iOS
7 6 (42.86%) C#
8 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
8 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
8 5 (35.71%) MVC
9 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
10 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio

VB.NET
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) MySQL
2 8 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (50.00%) Electronics
1 7 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (85.71%) .NET Developer
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
2 13 (92.86%) HTML
3 8 (57.14%) CSS3
3 8 (57.14%) HTML5
3 8 (57.14%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
5 3 (21.43%) jQuery
6 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 2 (14.29%) Ajax
6 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 2 (14.29%) LINQ
6 2 (14.29%) Silverlight
6 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (14.29%) WPF
6 2 (14.29%) XML
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Android
1 7 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (57.14%) Change Management
2 8 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 5 (35.71%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) Web Application Development
4 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) BDD
5 1 (7.14%) Coaching
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) Ruby
2 8 (57.14%) VB
2 8 (57.14%) VB6
3 7 (50.00%) C
4 6 (42.86%) C#
5 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
6 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft