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 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
England / South West
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 140 107
Rank change year-on-year -5 -33  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 90 114 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.72% 2.01% 2.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.87% 3.63% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 81 99 152
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  

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 3140 3142 3369
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 59.89% 55.36% 54.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2680 2685 2876
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 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 3 months to 29 April 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 3 months to 29 April 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
Bristol -10 33 £34,000 -2.85% 4
Gloucestershire +15 16 £40,000 +7.38% 1
Wiltshire +15 14 £30,750 -23.12% 1
Devon -2 11 £35,000 +11.11% 1
Cornwall +2 7 £27,500 -8.33%
Dorset +3 3 £37,500 -2.59% 2
Somerset -24 3 £35,500 +1.42%
VB.NET
England

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 158 (100.00%) .NET
2 129 (81.65%) C#
3 99 (62.66%) ASP.NET
4 93 (58.86%) SQL Server
5 77 (48.73%) SQL
6 75 (47.47%) JavaScript
6 75 (47.47%) HTML
7 60 (37.97%) CSS
8 57 (36.08%) MVC
9 45 (28.48%) Agile Software Development
10 42 (26.58%) WCF
11 40 (25.32%) .NET Framework
11 40 (25.32%) Web Services
12 36 (22.78%) jQuery
13 35 (22.15%) VB
14 34 (21.52%) Microsoft
15 32 (20.25%) Software Engineering
15 32 (20.25%) ASP.NET MVC
16 31 (19.62%) Web Development
17 29 (18.35%) Visual Studio
18 28 (17.72%) T-SQL
18 28 (17.72%) Unit Testing
19 27 (17.09%) ASP.NET Web API
20 26 (16.46%) Scrum
21 25 (15.82%) Entity Framework
21 25 (15.82%) Analytical Skills
22 24 (15.19%) Oracle
23 23 (14.56%) XML
24 22 (13.92%) Windows
25 21 (13.29%) WinForms

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 10 (6.33%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (4.43%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (3.16%) IIS
5 1 (0.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (1.90%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (3.80%) Oracle HRMS
2 2 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
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 11 (6.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.90%) SaaS
3 2 (1.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.06%) Internet
2 5 (3.16%) Intranet
3 3 (1.90%) HTTP
4 1 (0.63%) DNS
4 1 (0.63%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (58.86%) SQL Server
2 21 (13.29%) Relational Database
3 16 (10.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (8.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (6.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (4.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (3.80%) MS Access
7 6 (3.80%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (3.16%) MySQL
9 4 (2.53%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (2.53%) Power BI
9 4 (2.53%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.90%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.90%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (1.90%) Sybase ASE
11 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (0.63%) Big Data
12 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (18.35%) Visual Studio
2 14 (8.86%) Git (software)
3 12 (7.59%) NUnit
4 10 (6.33%) NCover
5 6 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (3.80%) Vagrant
6 3 (1.90%) Grunt
6 3 (1.90%) gulp
6 3 (1.90%) PowerBuilder
6 3 (1.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.27%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.27%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.27%) JIRA
7 2 (1.27%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.63%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.63%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.63%) Selenium
8 1 (0.63%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.63%) Subversion
General
1 8 (5.06%) Finance
2 6 (3.80%) Advertising
3 4 (2.53%) Games
3 4 (2.53%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.90%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.90%) Retail
5 2 (1.27%) Banking
6 1 (0.63%) Billing
6 1 (0.63%) Law
6 1 (0.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 130 (82.28%) Developer
2 98 (62.03%) .NET Developer
3 47 (29.75%) C# Developer
4 45 (28.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 33 (20.89%) Software Developer
6 32 (20.25%) VB.NET Developer
7 28 (17.72%) SQL Developer
8 26 (16.46%) ASP.NET Developer
9 24 (15.19%) .NET Software Developer
10 22 (13.92%) Web Developer
11 21 (13.29%) C# Software Developer
12 19 (12.03%) Senior Developer
12 19 (12.03%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
13 18 (11.39%) VB Developer
14 16 (10.13%) Junior
14 16 (10.13%) Junior Developer
14 16 (10.13%) Senior .NET Developer
15 15 (9.49%) .NET Web Developer
16 13 (8.23%) Software Engineer
17 11 (6.96%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (100.00%) .NET
2 99 (62.66%) ASP.NET
3 75 (47.47%) HTML
4 60 (37.97%) CSS
5 42 (26.58%) WCF
6 40 (25.32%) .NET Framework
6 40 (25.32%) Web Services
7 36 (22.78%) jQuery
8 32 (20.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 27 (17.09%) ASP.NET Web API
10 25 (15.82%) Entity Framework
11 23 (14.56%) XML
12 21 (13.29%) JSON
12 21 (13.29%) WinForms
13 20 (12.66%) HTML5
14 16 (10.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 15 (9.49%) AngularJS
16 13 (8.23%) CSS3
17 11 (6.96%) Ajax
18 8 (5.06%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.82%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (10.76%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (10.13%) User Experience
4 9 (5.70%) Management Information System
5 7 (4.43%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.43%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.90%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.90%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.90%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.27%) iPad
7 2 (1.27%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.27%) Tandem
8 1 (0.63%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.63%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.92%) Windows
2 11 (6.96%) Android
2 11 (6.96%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.27%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.63%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (36.08%) MVC
2 45 (28.48%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (20.25%) Software Engineering
4 31 (19.62%) Web Development
5 28 (17.72%) Unit Testing
6 26 (16.46%) Scrum
7 18 (11.39%) SOA
8 17 (10.76%) Mentoring
9 13 (8.23%) Migration
10 12 (7.59%) ITIL
10 12 (7.59%) Project Management
11 11 (6.96%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (6.96%) CRM
12 10 (6.33%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (6.33%) OO
12 10 (6.33%) SDLC
12 10 (6.33%) TDD
13 9 (5.70%) ETL
14 8 (5.06%) Business Analysis
15 7 (4.43%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 129 (81.65%) C#
2 77 (48.73%) SQL
3 75 (47.47%) JavaScript
4 35 (22.15%) VB
5 28 (17.72%) T-SQL
6 14 (8.86%) PHP
7 12 (7.59%) VB6
8 10 (6.33%) Java
9 8 (5.06%) C++
10 6 (3.80%) Python
10 6 (3.80%) TypeScript
11 5 (3.16%) PL/SQL
11 5 (3.16%) VBScript
12 4 (2.53%) Delphi
13 3 (1.90%) Ruby
14 1 (0.63%) C
14 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (13.29%) Degree
2 8 (5.06%) MCP
3 6 (3.80%) Postgraduate
4 3 (1.90%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.70%) QA
2 3 (1.90%) Basel II
2 3 (1.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (3.80%) vSphere
2 2 (1.27%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (3.80%) Ansible
1 6 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (3.80%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (21.52%) Microsoft
2 24 (15.19%) Oracle
3 13 (8.23%) Xamarin
4 6 (3.80%) VMware
5 4 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.90%) SAP
6 3 (1.90%) Sybase
7 2 (1.27%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.63%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.63%) Sage
Bristol, Avon
Resource Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits 20% Non-Contributory Pension + Ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
Resource Group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 20% Non-Contributory Pension + Ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Network ITR
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Resource Group
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum, Benefits 20% Non-Contributory Pension + Ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Washington Frank
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, Other
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago