Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 38 16
Rank change year-on-year +7 -22 +11
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 54 64 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 6.70% 6.10% 13.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.71% 10.00% 21.14%
Number of salaries quoted 46 61 188
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,875 £28,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -6.67%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 461 640 823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 57.20% 61.01% 64.80%
Number of salaries quoted 411 537 747
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,900 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £56,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Staffordshire

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for VB.NET in Staffordshire

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in Staffordshire

VB.NET
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. 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
Tamworth +17 21 £45,000 +28.57% 7
Lichfield +7 13 £31,500 -37.00% 3
Stoke-on-Trent -10 10 £40,000 +10.34% 8
Stafford +19 4 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Burton-upon-Trent -13 1 £40,000 -15.79%
VB.NET
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 54 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (83.33%) C#
3 40 (74.07%) SQL
4 37 (68.52%) SQL Server
5 31 (57.41%) MVC
6 30 (55.56%) ASP.NET
7 29 (53.70%) JavaScript
8 20 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (33.33%) HTML
9 18 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 15 (27.78%) T-SQL
11 14 (25.93%) CSS
11 14 (25.93%) SOAP
11 14 (25.93%) Web Development
12 13 (24.07%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (22.22%) Web Services
13 12 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (20.37%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (20.37%) jQuery
14 11 (20.37%) Problem-Solving
15 10 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 10 (18.52%) Customer Requirements
15 10 (18.52%) XML
15 10 (18.52%) VB
16 9 (16.67%) VB6
16 9 (16.67%) Finance
16 9 (16.67%) Ajax
16 9 (16.67%) SDLC
17 8 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
18 7 (12.96%) Windows

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 4 (7.41%) IIS
2 1 (1.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) Internet
2 1 (1.85%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (68.52%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.96%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.70%) JIRA
3 1 (1.85%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (88.89%) Developer
2 21 (38.89%) .NET Developer
3 20 (37.04%) C# Developer
4 16 (29.63%) Senior Developer
5 12 (22.22%) Web Developer
6 10 (18.52%) Software Developer
7 9 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
8 8 (14.81%) Senior .NET Developer
8 8 (14.81%) Senior C# Developer
9 7 (12.96%) Senior Web Developer
10 6 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
10 6 (11.11%) Graduate
11 5 (9.26%) .NET Web Developer
11 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (9.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (9.26%) Graduate Developer
11 5 (9.26%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 4 (7.41%) Full Stack Developer
12 4 (7.41%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 18 (33.33%) HTML
4 14 (25.93%) CSS
4 14 (25.93%) SOAP
5 12 (22.22%) Web Services
6 11 (20.37%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (20.37%) jQuery
7 10 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 10 (18.52%) XML
8 9 (16.67%) Ajax
9 8 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (11.11%) JSON
10 6 (11.11%) WCF
10 6 (11.11%) WinForms
10 6 (11.11%) XHTML
11 5 (9.26%) .NET Framework
11 5 (9.26%) RESTful
11 5 (9.26%) XSLT
12 4 (7.41%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.41%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) Android
2 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (57.41%) MVC
2 20 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (25.93%) Web Development
4 11 (20.37%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (18.52%) Customer Requirements
6 9 (16.67%) SDLC
7 5 (9.26%) Analytics
7 5 (9.26%) Migration
7 5 (9.26%) Mobile First
7 5 (9.26%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (9.26%) Web Design
8 4 (7.41%) Data Migration
8 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce
8 4 (7.41%) OOP
8 4 (7.41%) Scrum
9 3 (5.56%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.70%) API Design
10 2 (3.70%) OO
10 2 (3.70%) TDD
10 2 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (83.33%) C#
2 40 (74.07%) SQL
3 29 (53.70%) JavaScript
4 15 (27.78%) T-SQL
5 10 (18.52%) VB
6 9 (16.67%) VB6
7 5 (9.26%) XPath
8 3 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (24.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.85%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.26%) Google
3 1 (1.85%) Xamarin