Period
to 7 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 7 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
England > South West
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 191 214 206
Rank change year-on-year +23 -8 +4
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 135 114 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.43% 1.13% 1.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.43% 1.92% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 101 102 139
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,575 £27,350
90th Percentile £60,000 £51,250 £47,500
England median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +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 South West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5,553 5,946 6,093
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 58.68% 59.08% 59.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4,500 4,930 5,162
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.90% +5.00% +5.26%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in the South West

VB.NET
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for VB.NET in the South West

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in the South West over the 6 months to 7 December 2019.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in the South West

VB.NET
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the South West region over the 6 months to 7 December 2019. 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
Wiltshire +34 51 £48,750 +8.33% 5
Dorset -10 25 £41,250 +17.86% 4
Bristol +20 24 £48,000 +6.67% 10
Gloucestershire -21 13 £41,750 +7.74% 2
Devon -3 12 £38,125 -9.23% 5
Somerset +10 9 £57,500 +85.48% 2
VB.NET
England

For the 6 months to 7 December 2019, 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 South West region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 135 (100.00%) .NET
2 127 (94.07%) C#
3 84 (62.22%) ASP.NET
3 84 (62.22%) CSS
4 81 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 74 (54.81%) HTML
6 72 (53.33%) SQL Server
7 66 (48.89%) Web Services
8 59 (43.70%) MVC
9 57 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
10 55 (40.74%) SQL
11 46 (34.07%) Scrum
12 43 (31.85%) jQuery
13 40 (29.63%) Microsoft
14 39 (28.89%) Web Development
15 35 (25.93%) XML
16 29 (21.48%) .NET Framework
16 29 (21.48%) Problem-Solving
16 29 (21.48%) Azure
16 29 (21.48%) AngularJS
17 26 (19.26%) Entity Framework
17 26 (19.26%) ASP.NET Web API
17 26 (19.26%) Test Automation
17 26 (19.26%) Coaching
18 24 (17.78%) SOAP
19 23 (17.04%) Mentoring
20 20 (14.81%) Acceptance Criteria
21 19 (14.07%) User Experience
21 19 (14.07%) React
21 19 (14.07%) TypeScript

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 8 (5.93%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (2.96%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.48%) CMS
3 2 (1.48%) EPiServer
Applications
1 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (21.48%) Azure
2 4 (2.96%) NuGet
3 3 (2.22%) Power Platform
3 3 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.70%) HTTP
2 4 (2.96%) Intranet
3 1 (0.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.85%) MySQL
2 16 (11.85%) Oracle Reports
3 14 (10.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (8.15%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (5.19%) Relational Database
5 7 (5.19%) SQL Server 2016
5 7 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.70%) MS Access
6 5 (3.70%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.96%) ActiveReports
8 3 (2.22%) Power BI
9 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (3.70%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.96%) Mercurial
3 4 (2.96%) NUnit
3 4 (2.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.48%) Selenium
4 2 (1.48%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.74%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.74%) JIRA
5 1 (0.74%) Rational Rose
General
1 9 (6.67%) Finance
2 5 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.96%) Military
4 2 (1.48%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.74%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 96 (71.11%) Developer
2 70 (51.85%) .NET Developer
3 42 (31.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 42 (31.11%) C# Developer
4 23 (17.04%) Software Developer
5 16 (11.85%) VB.NET Developer
6 15 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (10.37%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 14 (10.37%) Software Engineer
8 13 (9.63%) Development Manager
9 10 (7.41%) .NET Web Developer
9 10 (7.41%) Senior Developer
9 10 (7.41%) Web Developer
10 9 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
11 8 (5.93%) Senior .NET Developer
11 8 (5.93%) Software Development Manager
11 8 (5.93%) Software Manager
12 6 (4.44%) Junior
12 6 (4.44%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (100.00%) .NET
2 84 (62.22%) ASP.NET
2 84 (62.22%) CSS
3 74 (54.81%) HTML
4 66 (48.89%) Web Services
5 43 (31.85%) jQuery
6 35 (25.93%) XML
7 29 (21.48%) .NET Framework
7 29 (21.48%) AngularJS
8 26 (19.26%) ASP.NET Web API
8 26 (19.26%) Entity Framework
9 24 (17.78%) SOAP
10 19 (14.07%) React
11 18 (13.33%) HTML5
12 16 (11.85%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 15 (11.11%) JSON
13 15 (11.11%) WinForms
13 15 (11.11%) WPF
14 13 (9.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.07%) User Experience
2 16 (11.85%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (8.89%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.44%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.74%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.15%) Windows
2 5 (3.70%) Windows Server
2 5 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (2.96%) Android
3 4 (2.96%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (43.70%) MVC
2 57 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (34.07%) Scrum
4 39 (28.89%) Web Development
5 29 (21.48%) Problem-Solving
6 26 (19.26%) Coaching
6 26 (19.26%) Test Automation
7 23 (17.04%) Mentoring
8 20 (14.81%) Acceptance Criteria
9 18 (13.33%) Software Engineering
9 18 (13.33%) TDD
10 14 (10.37%) Decision-Making
11 13 (9.63%) SOLID
12 12 (8.89%) Analytical Thinking
12 12 (8.89%) Continuous Delivery
13 11 (8.15%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (8.15%) Critical Thinking
14 10 (7.41%) Artificial Intelligence
14 10 (7.41%) Machine Learning
14 10 (7.41%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 127 (94.07%) C#
2 81 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 55 (40.74%) SQL
4 19 (14.07%) TypeScript
5 16 (11.85%) PL/SQL
6 15 (11.11%) Java
7 11 (8.15%) T-SQL
8 8 (5.93%) VB
9 7 (5.19%) VB6
10 6 (4.44%) PHP
11 3 (2.22%) C
11 3 (2.22%) C++
11 3 (2.22%) Python
11 3 (2.22%) XAML
12 2 (1.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (5.93%) Degree
2 4 (2.96%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.41%) QA
2 7 (5.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (2.22%) Firmware
Vendors
1 40 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 18 (13.33%) Oracle
3 4 (2.96%) DevExpress
3 4 (2.96%) Xamarin
4 3 (2.22%) Syncfusion
5 2 (1.48%) Axosoft
5 2 (1.48%) Blue Prism
5 2 (1.48%) UiPath