Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 17 19
Rank change year-on-year -7 +2 -5
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 83 159 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 8.31% 12.09% 11.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.90% 19.02% 18.93%
Number of salaries quoted 79 181 177
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +12.68%
10th Percentile £28,250 £22,000 £28,650
90th Percentile £52,500 £48,000 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% +2.86%

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 597 836 787
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 59.76% 63.57% 62.56%
Number of salaries quoted 497 775 703
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £51,250 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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 21 July 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 21 July 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
Stoke-on-Trent -12 28 £40,000 +6.67%
Lichfield +25 21 £45,000 -21.74%
Tamworth -7 12 £35,000 -6.67%
Stafford -15 8 £38,750 +23.02% 1
Burton-upon-Trent +1 2 £42,500 -11.46% 2
Rugeley - 2 £25,000 -
VB.NET
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 83 (100.00%) .NET
2 69 (83.13%) C#
3 64 (77.11%) SQL
4 51 (61.45%) SQL Server
5 39 (46.99%) JavaScript
6 34 (40.96%) MVC
7 31 (37.35%) ASP.NET
8 30 (36.14%) Microsoft
9 25 (30.12%) WPF
10 24 (28.92%) T-SQL
11 23 (27.71%) Windows
11 23 (27.71%) WinForms
12 19 (22.89%) HTML
12 19 (22.89%) CSS
13 18 (21.69%) Visual Studio
13 18 (21.69%) ASP.NET MVC
13 18 (21.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 17 (20.48%) XML
15 16 (19.28%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (19.28%) Web Development
16 15 (18.07%) .NET Framework
17 14 (16.87%) jQuery
17 14 (16.87%) AngularJS
18 13 (15.66%) VB
18 13 (15.66%) WCF
19 12 (14.46%) Microsoft Certification
20 11 (13.25%) SharePoint
20 11 (13.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 11 (13.25%) HTML5
21 10 (12.05%) KnockoutJS

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 11 (13.25%) SharePoint
2 10 (12.05%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (12.05%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (12.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.41%) Broadband
2 1 (1.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (61.45%) SQL Server
2 18 (21.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (13.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (12.05%) Relational Database
5 8 (9.64%) Power BI
6 6 (7.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (7.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (6.02%) MongoDB
7 5 (6.02%) NoSQL
8 3 (3.61%) RavenDB
8 3 (3.61%) Riak
8 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (2.41%) MySQL
9 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (1.20%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 18 (21.69%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.41%) Mercurial
3 2 (2.41%) Moq
3 2 (2.41%) MSTest
3 2 (2.41%) NUnit
3 2 (2.41%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 10 (12.05%) Pharmaceutical
2 9 (10.84%) Finance
3 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 75 (90.36%) Developer
2 51 (61.45%) .NET Developer
3 39 (46.99%) C# Developer
4 34 (40.96%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (30.12%) SQL Developer
5 25 (30.12%) VB.NET Developer
6 17 (20.48%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 14 (16.87%) Senior Developer
8 13 (15.66%) Software Developer
9 12 (14.46%) Senior C# Developer
10 11 (13.25%) Lead Developer
10 11 (13.25%) Senior .NET Developer
10 11 (13.25%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 10 (12.05%) WPF Developer
12 9 (10.84%) .NET Software Developer
13 8 (9.64%) C# WPF Developer
14 7 (8.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 7 (8.43%) C# Software Developer
14 7 (8.43%) Lead .NET Developer
14 7 (8.43%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (37.35%) ASP.NET
3 25 (30.12%) WPF
4 23 (27.71%) WinForms
5 19 (22.89%) CSS
5 19 (22.89%) HTML
6 18 (21.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (20.48%) XML
8 15 (18.07%) .NET Framework
9 14 (16.87%) AngularJS
9 14 (16.87%) jQuery
10 13 (15.66%) WCF
11 11 (13.25%) HTML5
12 10 (12.05%) KnockoutJS
12 10 (12.05%) LINQ
13 9 (10.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (7.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 6 (7.23%) CSS3
15 5 (6.02%) Entity Framework
15 5 (6.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) NHS
2 4 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.82%) Fintech
2 4 (4.82%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (4.82%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.41%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.41%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.41%) SCADA
4 1 (1.20%) Blog
4 1 (1.20%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.71%) Windows
2 6 (7.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.96%) MVC
2 16 (19.28%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (19.28%) Web Development
3 10 (12.05%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (12.05%) CRM
3 10 (12.05%) Software Engineering
3 10 (12.05%) TDD
3 10 (12.05%) Workflow
4 8 (9.64%) SDLC
4 8 (9.64%) SOLID
5 7 (8.43%) OO
6 6 (7.23%) Mentoring
6 6 (7.23%) Performance Analysis
6 6 (7.23%) Project Management
6 6 (7.23%) Scrum
6 6 (7.23%) Time Management
7 5 (6.02%) Domain-Driven Design
7 5 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (6.02%) Unit Testing
8 4 (4.82%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 69 (83.13%) C#
2 64 (77.11%) SQL
3 39 (46.99%) JavaScript
4 24 (28.92%) T-SQL
5 13 (15.66%) VB
6 5 (6.02%) VB6
7 4 (4.82%) C++
7 4 (4.82%) Java
8 2 (2.41%) C
8 2 (2.41%) Python
8 2 (2.41%) XPath
9 1 (1.20%) XAML
Qualifications
1 12 (14.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.41%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (2.41%) Degree
3 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (36.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.20%) Xamarin
Stafford, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago