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 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 26 16
Rank change year-on-year +9 -10  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 49 56 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 11.58% 8.93% 14.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.29% 14.66% 23.00%
Number of salaries quoted 46 55 91
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -2.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £60,000
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 Staffordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 254 382 400
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 60.05% 60.93% 63.90%
Number of salaries quoted 211 351 366
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.43% +2.50%  

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 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 3 months to 25 April 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 3 months to 25 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
Stoke-on-Trent +4 17 £40,000 +6.66%
Stafford -3 7 £37,500 +74.41% 2
Tamworth -4 7 £36,750 -2.00% 1
Lichfield +19 6 £42,500 +123.68%
Burton-upon-Trent +11 2 £42,500 -11.45% 1
Rugeley - 2 £25,000 -
VB.NET
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 84 (100.00%) .NET
2 72 (85.71%) C#
3 60 (71.43%) SQL
4 52 (61.90%) SQL Server
5 46 (54.76%) MVC
6 40 (47.62%) ASP.NET
7 36 (42.86%) JavaScript
8 33 (39.29%) CSS
8 33 (39.29%) HTML
9 30 (35.71%) T-SQL
10 29 (34.52%) Web Development
11 26 (30.95%) ASP.NET MVC
12 24 (28.57%) Windows
12 24 (28.57%) WPF
13 23 (27.38%) WinForms
13 23 (27.38%) Microsoft
14 22 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
15 20 (23.81%) .NET Framework
16 17 (20.24%) HTML5
17 15 (17.86%) jQuery
18 14 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 13 (15.48%) VB
19 13 (15.48%) XML
19 13 (15.48%) Mentoring
20 12 (14.29%) Software Engineering
21 11 (13.10%) Finance
21 11 (13.10%) Relational Database
22 10 (11.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
22 10 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
22 10 (11.90%) Scrum

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 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.19%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.14%) Broadband
2 1 (1.19%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (61.90%) SQL Server
2 14 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (13.10%) Relational Database
4 8 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (5.95%) MongoDB
6 5 (5.95%) NoSQL
6 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (4.76%) Power BI
8 3 (3.57%) RavenDB
8 3 (3.57%) Riak
8 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (2.38%) MySQL
10 1 (1.19%) QlikView
10 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Moq
1 6 (7.14%) MSTest
1 6 (7.14%) NUnit
1 6 (7.14%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.38%) JIRA
2 2 (2.38%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.19%) Apache Continuum
3 1 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.19%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.19%) Subversion
3 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (13.10%) Finance
2 6 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 72 (85.71%) Developer
2 51 (60.71%) .NET Developer
3 26 (30.95%) C# Developer
4 23 (27.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
6 19 (22.62%) SQL Developer
7 18 (21.43%) Software Developer
8 13 (15.48%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 11 (13.10%) Lead Developer
9 11 (13.10%) Web Developer
10 9 (10.71%) .NET Software Developer
11 8 (9.52%) WPF Developer
12 7 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 7 (8.33%) Lead .NET Developer
13 6 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
13 6 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
13 6 (7.14%) C# Web Developer
13 6 (7.14%) C# WPF Developer
13 6 (7.14%) Telecoms Developer
14 5 (5.95%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (100.00%) .NET
2 40 (47.62%) ASP.NET
3 33 (39.29%) CSS
3 33 (39.29%) HTML
4 26 (30.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (28.57%) WPF
6 23 (27.38%) WinForms
7 20 (23.81%) .NET Framework
8 17 (20.24%) HTML5
9 15 (17.86%) jQuery
10 13 (15.48%) XML
11 10 (11.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (8.33%) WCF
13 6 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 6 (7.14%) Castle Windsor
13 6 (7.14%) Ninject
13 6 (7.14%) Spring.NET
13 6 (7.14%) Unity DI Container
14 5 (5.95%) CSS3
14 5 (5.95%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.76%) Fintech
2 4 (4.76%) N-Tier
3 3 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.57%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.57%) Online Gambling
4 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.38%) SCADA
5 1 (1.19%) Blog
5 1 (1.19%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (28.57%) Windows
2 5 (5.95%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.19%) Android
3 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (54.76%) MVC
2 29 (34.52%) Web Development
3 22 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (15.48%) Mentoring
5 12 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 10 (11.90%) OO
6 10 (11.90%) Scrum
6 10 (11.90%) TDD
7 7 (8.33%) MVVM
7 7 (8.33%) OOP
8 6 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
8 6 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
8 6 (7.14%) Kanban
8 6 (7.14%) Project Management
8 6 (7.14%) Time Management
9 5 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.95%) Domain-Driven Design
9 5 (5.95%) Performance Analysis
10 4 (4.76%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 72 (85.71%) C#
2 60 (71.43%) SQL
3 36 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 30 (35.71%) T-SQL
5 13 (15.48%) VB
6 4 (4.76%) C++
6 4 (4.76%) Java
7 3 (3.57%) VB6
8 2 (2.38%) Python
8 2 (2.38%) XPath
9 1 (1.19%) F#
Qualifications
1 10 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.38%) Degree
3 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.19%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (27.38%) Microsoft
Stafford, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Staffordshire
greywood
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago