Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 25 16
Rank change year-on-year -10 -9 +2
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 58 83 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 6.48% 8.38% 12.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.96% 14.04% 19.06%
Number of salaries quoted 50 79 184
Staffordshire median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £31,975 £28,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £48,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -2.10%

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 529 591 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 59.11% 59.70% 64.01%
Number of salaries quoted 466 492 789
Staffordshire median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% - -
10th Percentile £21,750 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £54,000 £55,000 £51,250
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 19 July 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 19 July 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 +10 22 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Stoke-on-Trent -9 17 £40,000 - 3
Stafford +10 3 £37,500 -3.23% 2
Lichfield -7 3 £34,000 -24.44% 2
Cannock - 1 £25,000 -
VB.NET
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 58 (100.00%) C#
1 58 (100.00%) .NET
2 46 (79.31%) SQL
3 40 (68.97%) JavaScript
4 39 (67.24%) MVC
5 35 (60.34%) SQL Server
6 26 (44.83%) T-SQL
7 25 (43.10%) CSS
8 22 (37.93%) HTML
8 22 (37.93%) Web Development
9 21 (36.21%) ASP.NET
10 17 (29.31%) SOAP
11 16 (27.59%) Microsoft
11 16 (27.59%) ASP.NET Web API
12 15 (25.86%) Problem-Solving
12 15 (25.86%) Web Services
13 14 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (24.14%) jQuery
13 14 (24.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 13 (22.41%) WCF
15 12 (20.69%) XML
16 11 (18.97%) Microsoft Certification
17 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
17 10 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
18 9 (15.52%) SQL Server 2008
18 9 (15.52%) Ajax
18 9 (15.52%) XHTML
18 9 (15.52%) E-Commerce
18 9 (15.52%) Visual Studio
19 8 (13.79%) Finance

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 (6.90%) IIS
2 1 (1.72%) Confluence
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.72%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) Internet
2 1 (1.72%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (60.34%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (12.07%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.45%) JIRA
3 1 (1.72%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.72%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (13.79%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Retail
3 3 (5.17%) Automotive
4 1 (1.72%) Advertising
4 1 (1.72%) Back Office
4 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (91.38%) Developer
2 32 (55.17%) C# Developer
3 23 (39.66%) .NET Developer
4 17 (29.31%) Senior Developer
4 17 (29.31%) Web Developer
5 16 (27.59%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (20.69%) Senior C# Developer
6 12 (20.69%) Software Developer
7 10 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 9 (15.52%) .NET Web Developer
8 9 (15.52%) C# Software Developer
8 9 (15.52%) Senior Web Developer
9 8 (13.79%) Full Stack Developer
10 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (12.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (12.07%) C# Web Developer
11 5 (8.62%) Graduate
11 5 (8.62%) Senior .NET Developer
11 5 (8.62%) Software Engineer
11 5 (8.62%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (43.10%) CSS
3 22 (37.93%) HTML
4 21 (36.21%) ASP.NET
5 17 (29.31%) SOAP
6 16 (27.59%) ASP.NET Web API
7 15 (25.86%) Web Services
8 14 (24.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 14 (24.14%) jQuery
9 13 (22.41%) WCF
10 12 (20.69%) XML
11 10 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (15.52%) Ajax
12 9 (15.52%) XHTML
13 8 (13.79%) CSS3
13 8 (13.79%) RESTful
13 8 (13.79%) WinForms
13 8 (13.79%) XSLT
14 6 (10.34%) WPF
15 3 (5.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.07%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (67.24%) MVC
2 22 (37.93%) Web Development
3 15 (25.86%) Problem-Solving
4 14 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (15.52%) E-Commerce
6 8 (13.79%) Customer Requirements
6 8 (13.79%) Mobile First
6 8 (13.79%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (13.79%) Web Design
7 6 (10.34%) Software Engineering
8 5 (8.62%) Analytics
8 5 (8.62%) Mentoring
8 5 (8.62%) TDD
9 4 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (6.90%) OO
9 4 (6.90%) OOP
10 2 (3.45%) Migration
10 2 (3.45%) Unit Testing
11 1 (1.72%) API Design
11 1 (1.72%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) C#
2 46 (79.31%) SQL
3 40 (68.97%) JavaScript
4 26 (44.83%) T-SQL
5 8 (13.79%) XPath
6 6 (10.34%) VB
7 5 (8.62%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.72%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (18.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.62%) Degree
3 1 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) QA
2 3 (5.17%) SLA
3 1 (1.72%) ISO 8583
3 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 16 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.62%) Google
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle