Period
to 22 July 2017

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 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
England > South West
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 167 120
Rank change year-on-year -22 -47 -16
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 159 216 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.51% 1.94% 2.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.46% 3.46% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 143 196 311
South West median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £22,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%

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 the South West with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 6451 6251 6753
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 61.30% 56.07% 55.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5503 5365 5796
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,875
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £58,375
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 22 July 2017.

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 22 July 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
Bristol -30 61 £35,000 -12.50%
Gloucestershire +18 28 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Wiltshire +8 21 £38,750 -3.13% 1
Devon -11 20 £35,000 +9.38% 1
Cornwall +1 10 £27,500 -8.33%
Somerset -23 9 £37,000 +10.45%
Dorset +6 7 £35,000 -7.28% 3
VB.NET
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 South West region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 159 (100.00%) .NET
2 132 (83.02%) C#
3 102 (64.15%) SQL Server
4 98 (61.64%) ASP.NET
5 81 (50.94%) SQL
6 80 (50.31%) JavaScript
7 76 (47.80%) HTML
8 68 (42.77%) MVC
9 55 (34.59%) CSS
10 43 (27.04%) Agile Software Development
11 40 (25.16%) jQuery
12 37 (23.27%) Web Services
13 36 (22.64%) Microsoft
14 35 (22.01%) .NET Framework
15 32 (20.13%) ASP.NET MVC
15 32 (20.13%) Degree
16 31 (19.50%) Windows
17 30 (18.87%) VB
17 30 (18.87%) WCF
18 29 (18.24%) Software Engineering
19 26 (16.35%) Oracle
19 26 (16.35%) Unit Testing
19 26 (16.35%) Web Development
19 26 (16.35%) Relational Database
20 25 (15.72%) Visual Studio
21 23 (14.47%) ASP.NET Web API
22 22 (13.84%) XML
23 21 (13.21%) PHP
24 20 (12.58%) T-SQL
24 20 (12.58%) Scrum

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 14 (8.81%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (6.29%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (3.14%) IIS
5 2 (1.26%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.63%) CMS
6 1 (0.63%) Drupal
6 1 (0.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (3.77%) Oracle HRMS
2 2 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.63%) Magento
3 1 (0.63%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.63%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.63%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.63%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.63%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.89%) SaaS
3 2 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.03%) Internet
2 5 (3.14%) Intranet
3 2 (1.26%) DNS
3 2 (1.26%) SMTP
4 1 (0.63%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (64.15%) SQL Server
2 26 (16.35%) Relational Database
3 16 (10.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (8.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (6.29%) RDBMS
5 10 (6.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (4.40%) Power BI
6 7 (4.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (4.40%) SQL Server 2016
7 6 (3.77%) MS Access
7 6 (3.77%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (3.77%) Sybase ASE
8 5 (3.14%) MySQL
9 4 (2.52%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.89%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (15.72%) Visual Studio
2 14 (8.81%) Git (software)
2 14 (8.81%) NUnit
3 6 (3.77%) NCover
3 6 (3.77%) PowerBuilder
3 6 (3.77%) Vagrant
4 5 (3.14%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.14%) Selenium
4 5 (3.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (3.14%) TeamCity
5 4 (2.52%) CruiseControl
5 4 (2.52%) Cucumber
5 4 (2.52%) Hudson
5 4 (2.52%) JUnit
5 4 (2.52%) MSTest
5 4 (2.52%) SpecFlow
6 3 (1.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.26%) JIRA
7 2 (1.26%) Subversion
General
1 14 (8.81%) Finance
2 8 (5.03%) Advertising
3 3 (1.89%) Games
3 3 (1.89%) Music Industry
3 3 (1.89%) Retail
4 2 (1.26%) Banking
4 2 (1.26%) Legal
4 2 (1.26%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.63%) Law
5 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 128 (80.50%) Developer
2 86 (54.09%) .NET Developer
3 42 (26.42%) C# Developer
4 35 (22.01%) C# .NET Developer
5 31 (19.50%) VB.NET Developer
6 29 (18.24%) Software Developer
7 26 (16.35%) ASP.NET Developer
8 22 (13.84%) SQL Developer
9 19 (11.95%) Junior
10 18 (11.32%) Junior Developer
11 17 (10.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (10.69%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
12 16 (10.06%) .NET Software Developer
13 15 (9.43%) Senior Developer
14 14 (8.81%) C# VB.NET Developer
15 13 (8.18%) Analyst
15 13 (8.18%) Senior .NET Developer
16 12 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 12 (7.55%) C# Software Developer
16 12 (7.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (100.00%) .NET
2 98 (61.64%) ASP.NET
3 76 (47.80%) HTML
4 55 (34.59%) CSS
5 40 (25.16%) jQuery
6 37 (23.27%) Web Services
7 35 (22.01%) .NET Framework
8 32 (20.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 30 (18.87%) WCF
10 23 (14.47%) ASP.NET Web API
11 22 (13.84%) XML
12 20 (12.58%) Entity Framework
13 18 (11.32%) WinForms
14 12 (7.55%) AngularJS
14 12 (7.55%) HTML5
15 11 (6.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 9 (5.66%) JSON
17 8 (5.03%) Ajax
17 8 (5.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 7 (4.40%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.69%) Computer Science
2 16 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.18%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (6.92%) User Experience
5 10 (6.29%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.52%) Fintech
6 4 (2.52%) NHS
7 3 (1.89%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.89%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.26%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.26%) iPad
8 2 (1.26%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.26%) Tandem
9 1 (0.63%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.63%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 31 (19.50%) Windows
2 8 (5.03%) Solaris
3 5 (3.14%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.89%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.89%) Linux
5 2 (1.26%) Android
5 2 (1.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (42.77%) MVC
2 43 (27.04%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (18.24%) Software Engineering
4 26 (16.35%) Unit Testing
4 26 (16.35%) Web Development
5 20 (12.58%) Scrum
6 16 (10.06%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (8.81%) SOA
8 13 (8.18%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (7.55%) ITIL
9 12 (7.55%) Mentoring
10 11 (6.92%) Test Automation
11 10 (6.29%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (6.29%) Migration
11 10 (6.29%) OO
11 10 (6.29%) Project Management
11 10 (6.29%) SDLC
12 9 (5.66%) TDD
13 8 (5.03%) ETL
14 7 (4.40%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 132 (83.02%) C#
2 81 (50.94%) SQL
3 80 (50.31%) JavaScript
4 30 (18.87%) VB
5 21 (13.21%) PHP
6 20 (12.58%) T-SQL
7 17 (10.69%) Java
8 11 (6.92%) C++
9 10 (6.29%) VB6
10 7 (4.40%) Delphi
10 7 (4.40%) Python
11 6 (3.77%) PL/SQL
12 5 (3.14%) VBScript
13 3 (1.89%) Ruby
14 2 (1.26%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.26%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.63%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (20.13%) Degree
2 17 (10.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (5.03%) MCP
4 6 (3.77%) Postgraduate
5 4 (2.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.63%) HND
7 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.14%) QA
2 3 (1.89%) Basel II
2 3 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (3.77%) vSphere
2 1 (0.63%) ISA Server
2 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (3.77%) Ansible
1 6 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (3.77%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (22.64%) Microsoft
2 26 (16.35%) Oracle
3 8 (5.03%) Citrix
4 7 (4.40%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (3.77%) Sybase
5 6 (3.77%) VMware
5 6 (3.77%) Xamarin
6 3 (1.89%) SAP
7 2 (1.26%) Cadence
7 2 (1.26%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.63%) Adobe
8 1 (0.63%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.63%) Sage
8 1 (0.63%) Telerik
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