The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sutton Coldfield 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
West Midlands / Sutton Coldfield
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 13 6
Rank change year-on-year +4 -7  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 7 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sutton Coldfield 17.50% 2.94% 16.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 58.33% 10.00% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 3
Median salary £36,500 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.66% -20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,590
% change year-on-year +6.66% +5.36%  

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 Sutton Coldfield with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Sutton Coldfield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 12 10 17
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sutton Coldfield 30.00% 29.41% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 17
Median salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,200 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £39,800
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Sutton Coldfield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sutton Coldfield 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 Sutton Coldfield

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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

Salary trend for VB.NET in Sutton Coldfield

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Sutton Coldfield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in Sutton Coldfield over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in Sutton Coldfield

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Sutton Coldfield region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) MVC
4 5 (50.00%) Scrum
4 5 (50.00%) HTML
4 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (50.00%) CSS
5 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (40.00%) TDD
5 4 (40.00%) WCF
5 4 (40.00%) TeamCity
5 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
5 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (40.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (40.00%) SOLID
6 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (30.00%) Web Development
6 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (20.00%) Web Services
7 2 (20.00%) OOP
7 2 (20.00%) OO
7 2 (20.00%) MS Excel

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield 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:

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (20.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (40.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (40.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 4 (40.00%) Programmer
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Development Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) ERP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Development Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) WCF
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (20.00%) Ajax
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (20.00%) CSS3
5 2 (20.00%) HTML5
5 2 (20.00%) REST
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 1 (10.00%) JSON
6 1 (10.00%) LINQ
6 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) SOLID
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (30.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) ERP
5 2 (20.00%) High Availability
5 2 (20.00%) Microservices
5 2 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) OOP
5 2 (20.00%) Re-Platforming
5 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (20.00%) User Stories
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) Change Management
6 1 (10.00%) CRM
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft