Period
to 16 December 2017

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 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 23 30
Rank change year-on-year -22 +7 -18
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 51 119 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 4.43% 10.02% 7.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.30% 15.45% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 44 120 84
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £28,475 £24,750 £29,125
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £57,125
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +7.14%

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 699 770 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 60.73% 64.81% 62.06%
Number of salaries quoted 578 680 654
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +11.43% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +1.33%

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 16 December 2017.

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 16 December 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
Lichfield +6 16 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Tamworth -5 12 £35,000 -5.41%
Stoke-on-Trent -26 8 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Stafford -9 7 £40,000 +26.98%
Burton-upon-Trent +6 3 £47,500 +26.67%
VB.NET
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 46 (90.20%) C#
3 37 (72.55%) SQL
4 28 (54.90%) SQL Server
5 26 (50.98%) JavaScript
6 25 (49.02%) Microsoft
7 19 (37.25%) ASP.NET
8 17 (33.33%) HTML
9 16 (31.37%) MVC
9 16 (31.37%) AngularJS
10 14 (27.45%) SharePoint
10 14 (27.45%) XML
11 13 (25.49%) Visual Studio
12 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (23.53%) Finance
13 11 (21.57%) Dynamics CRM
13 11 (21.57%) SharePoint Server
13 11 (21.57%) LINQ
13 11 (21.57%) KnockoutJS
13 11 (21.57%) Workflow
13 11 (21.57%) NHS
13 11 (21.57%) Pharmaceutical
13 11 (21.57%) CRM
13 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Office
14 10 (19.61%) CSS
14 10 (19.61%) .NET Framework
15 9 (17.65%) VB
16 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
17 7 (13.73%) T-SQL
17 7 (13.73%) WCF

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 14 (27.45%) SharePoint
2 11 (21.57%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (9.80%) Confluence
4 1 (1.96%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.96%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (1.96%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (54.90%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (9.80%) MongoDB
3 5 (9.80%) Power BI
3 5 (9.80%) RavenDB
3 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (5.88%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.96%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.96%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.96%) DTS
6 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (25.49%) Visual Studio
2 6 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (9.80%) Bitbucket
3 5 (9.80%) JIRA
General
1 12 (23.53%) Finance
2 11 (21.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (94.12%) Developer
2 32 (62.75%) .NET Developer
3 25 (49.02%) C# Developer
4 18 (35.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (29.41%) Senior .NET Developer
5 15 (29.41%) Senior Developer
6 12 (23.53%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 12 (23.53%) Senior C# Developer
7 8 (15.69%) Software Developer
8 6 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (11.76%) SQL Developer
9 5 (9.80%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 5 (9.80%) VB.NET Developer
10 4 (7.84%) HTML Developer
10 4 (7.84%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
10 4 (7.84%) VB Developer
10 4 (7.84%) VB6 Developer
11 3 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
11 3 (5.88%) Web Developer
11 3 (5.88%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (37.25%) ASP.NET
3 17 (33.33%) HTML
4 16 (31.37%) AngularJS
5 14 (27.45%) XML
6 11 (21.57%) KnockoutJS
6 11 (21.57%) LINQ
7 10 (19.61%) .NET Framework
7 10 (19.61%) CSS
8 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (13.73%) REST
8 7 (13.73%) WCF
9 6 (11.76%) HTML5
9 6 (11.76%) WPF
10 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 5 (9.80%) CSS3
10 5 (9.80%) Kendo UI
10 5 (9.80%) SOAP
10 5 (9.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) NHS
2 7 (13.73%) Fintech
3 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (1.96%) EPoS
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Android
2 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (31.37%) MVC
2 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (21.57%) CRM
3 11 (21.57%) Workflow
4 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
5 6 (11.76%) Scrum
5 6 (11.76%) Web Application Development
5 6 (11.76%) Web Development
6 5 (9.80%) Asset Management
6 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (9.80%) Wealth Management
7 4 (7.84%) SDLC
7 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.88%) OO
8 3 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (3.92%) MVVM
9 2 (3.92%) TDD
9 2 (3.92%) Test Automation
9 2 (3.92%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (90.20%) C#
2 37 (72.55%) SQL
3 26 (50.98%) JavaScript
4 9 (17.65%) VB
5 7 (13.73%) T-SQL
6 5 (9.80%) PL/SQL
7 4 (7.84%) VB6
8 1 (1.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.96%) SLA
Vendors
1 25 (49.02%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.80%) Telerik
3 1 (1.96%) Google
3 1 (1.96%) Xamarin