The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 258 181 169
Rank change year-on-year -77 -12  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 1149 1811 2207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.31% 1.84% 1.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.33% 3.48% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 991 1639 1983
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 49352 51986 57092
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 56.10% 52.80% 51.47%
Number of salaries quoted 41371 45017 48692
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

VB.NET
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for VB.NET in the UK

VB.NET
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in the UK

VB.NET
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 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
England -78 1076 £40,000 - 156
South East +3 302 £37,500 -6.25% 42
London -100 195 £50,000 - 31
West Midlands -17 179 £40,000 +14.28% 22
North West -43 132 £40,000 +6.66% 21
East of England -59 79 £37,500 -14.77% 2
Yorkshire -69 74 £40,000 +14.28% 14
Surrey +24 67 £53,000 +41.33% 11
South West -21 66 £36,500 -7.59% 10
Manchester -44 59 £35,000 -12.50% 13
Berkshire +26 54 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Birmingham -1 51 £47,500 +35.71% 6
Hampshire -33 51 £32,500 -18.75% 7
West Sussex +22 50 £32,500 +18.18% 5
Cheshire -22 48 £40,000 +60.00% 5
Staffordshire -10 39 £40,000 +6.66% 9
West Yorkshire -69 39 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Shropshire +16 37 £40,000 +23.07% 1
East Midlands -65 37 £42,500 +13.33% 11
Essex -22 36 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Leeds -37 33 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Reigate +15 31 £57,500 +53.33% 6
Kent +17 26 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Wales 0 26 £34,000 +6.25% 5
Crawley +19 25 £34,000 +23.63% 2
Oxfordshire -3 23 £31,500 -23.63% 3
Southampton +12 21 £35,000 +10.23% 4
Buckinghamshire -7 21 £40,000 -5.88% 7
Crewe -6 20 £42,500 +36.00%
Gatwick +15 18 £31,250 -16.66% 1

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 2492 (99.32%) .NET
2 2128 (84.81%) C#
3 1605 (63.97%) SQL Server
4 1407 (56.08%) SQL
5 1399 (55.76%) ASP.NET
6 1023 (40.77%) Agile Software Development
7 980 (39.06%) HTML
8 966 (38.50%) JavaScript
9 956 (38.10%) MVC
10 886 (35.31%) Microsoft
11 838 (33.40%) CSS
12 571 (22.76%) ASP.NET MVC
13 496 (19.77%) .NET Framework
14 494 (19.69%) jQuery
15 466 (18.57%) VB
16 464 (18.49%) TDD
17 444 (17.70%) XML
18 439 (17.50%) Finance
19 421 (16.78%) Visual Studio
20 417 (16.62%) Windows
21 414 (16.50%) Web Development
22 395 (15.74%) WCF
23 386 (15.38%) T-SQL
24 379 (15.11%) Scrum
25 357 (14.23%) Degree
26 353 (14.07%) WinForms
27 348 (13.87%) Web Services
28 334 (13.31%) AngularJS
29 331 (13.19%) WPF
30 327 (13.03%) Team Foundation Server

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 145 (5.78%) SharePoint
2 87 (3.47%) IIS
3 79 (3.15%) BizTalk Server
4 54 (2.15%) CMS
5 51 (2.03%) Apache
6 42 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
7 26 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 22 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
9 18 (0.72%) SAS
10 17 (0.68%) Umbraco
11 16 (0.64%) Drupal
12 13 (0.52%) EPiServer
13 11 (0.44%) JBoss
13 11 (0.44%) MS Exchange
14 7 (0.28%) Tomcat
15 5 (0.20%) Apache Solr
15 5 (0.20%) WordPress
16 4 (0.16%) nginx
16 4 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
17 3 (0.12%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 151 (6.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 72 (2.87%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
4 14 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 11 (0.44%) SPSS
6 10 (0.40%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.12%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.12%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.040%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.040%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 102 (4.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.48%) Sage 200
3 9 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (0.24%) Oracle HRMS
4 6 (0.24%) Sage 50
5 5 (0.20%) Magento
5 5 (0.20%) Visualfiles
6 4 (0.16%) Sage X3
6 4 (0.16%) SAP Business One
7 3 (0.12%) Aligne
7 3 (0.12%) Infor CRM
7 3 (0.12%) iTrent
7 3 (0.12%) ResourceLink
8 2 (0.080%) Markit EDM
8 2 (0.080%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.080%) Payment Gateway
8 2 (0.080%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.040%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 180 (7.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 61 (2.43%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (1.51%) GitHub
4 30 (1.20%) SaaS
5 24 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (0.48%) Azure Machine Learning
7 9 (0.36%) Google Analytics
8 7 (0.28%) Office 365
9 6 (0.24%) AWS Lambda
9 6 (0.24%) iTunes
9 6 (0.24%) PaaS
9 6 (0.24%) Trello
10 5 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.16%) Google Play
12 3 (0.12%) IaaS
12 3 (0.12%) Oracle Service Cloud
13 2 (0.080%) Dynamics 365
14 1 (0.040%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 1 (0.040%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 50 (1.99%) Internet
2 27 (1.08%) Intranet
3 26 (1.04%) Broadband
4 21 (0.84%) DNS
5 18 (0.72%) ATM
6 14 (0.56%) TCP/IP
7 10 (0.40%) HTTP
8 9 (0.36%) Firewall
9 8 (0.32%) DHCP
10 6 (0.24%) SSL
11 3 (0.12%) Remote Desktop
12 2 (0.080%) Extranet
12 2 (0.080%) SAN
12 2 (0.080%) VPN
13 1 (0.040%) GoToMeeting
13 1 (0.040%) Network Security
13 1 (0.040%) RIP
13 1 (0.040%) SMS
13 1 (0.040%) tcpdump
13 1 (0.040%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1605 (63.97%) SQL Server
2 312 (12.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 265 (10.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 238 (9.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 191 (7.61%) MySQL
6 176 (7.01%) SQL Server 2014
7 155 (6.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 138 (5.50%) Relational Database
9 99 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
10 96 (3.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 71 (2.83%) SQL Server 2016
12 64 (2.55%) NoSQL
13 61 (2.43%) SQL Server 2005
14 47 (1.87%) Power BI
15 44 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
16 35 (1.39%) MongoDB
17 34 (1.36%) MS Access
18 28 (1.12%) GIS
19 24 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
19 24 (0.96%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 421 (16.78%) Visual Studio
2 327 (13.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 172 (6.86%) Git (software)
4 150 (5.98%) NUnit
5 145 (5.78%) Subversion
6 73 (2.91%) Rhino Mocks
7 66 (2.63%) JIRA
7 66 (2.63%) Selenium
8 54 (2.15%) MSBuild
9 52 (2.07%) Moq
10 47 (1.87%) MSTest
11 42 (1.67%) JSUnit
12 34 (1.36%) Jenkins
13 33 (1.32%) Bitbucket
14 30 (1.20%) SoapUI
15 29 (1.16%) SpecFlow
16 25 (1.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
17 22 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
18 21 (0.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
19 20 (0.80%) T4 Templates
General
1 439 (17.50%) Finance
2 88 (3.51%) Retail
3 66 (2.63%) Games
4 62 (2.47%) Banking
5 57 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 43 (1.71%) Advertising
7 40 (1.59%) Telecoms
8 35 (1.39%) Legal
9 30 (1.20%) Electronics
10 27 (1.08%) Automotive
11 25 (1.00%) Financial Institution
12 23 (0.92%) Marketing
13 16 (0.64%) Law
14 15 (0.60%) Music Industry
15 14 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
16 13 (0.52%) Back Office
17 5 (0.20%) Investment Banking
17 5 (0.20%) Local Government
18 3 (0.12%) Aerospace
19 2 (0.080%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2050 (81.71%) Developer
2 1418 (56.52%) .NET Developer
3 755 (30.09%) C# Developer
4 621 (24.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 500 (19.93%) VB.NET Developer
6 394 (15.70%) Software Developer
7 353 (14.07%) SQL Developer
8 315 (12.55%) ASP.NET Developer
9 285 (11.36%) .NET Software Developer
10 274 (10.92%) C# VB.NET Developer
10 274 (10.92%) Senior Developer
11 191 (7.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 177 (7.05%) C# Software Developer
13 168 (6.70%) Web Developer
14 161 (6.42%) Junior
15 150 (5.98%) Junior Developer
16 143 (5.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 141 (5.62%) Senior .NET Developer
18 111 (4.42%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
19 110 (4.38%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2492 (99.32%) .NET
2 1399 (55.76%) ASP.NET
3 980 (39.06%) HTML
4 838 (33.40%) CSS
5 571 (22.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 496 (19.77%) .NET Framework
7 494 (19.69%) jQuery
8 444 (17.70%) XML
9 395 (15.74%) WCF
10 353 (14.07%) WinForms
11 348 (13.87%) Web Services
12 334 (13.31%) AngularJS
13 331 (13.19%) WPF
14 287 (11.44%) HTML5
15 282 (11.24%) ASP.NET Web API
16 262 (10.44%) Ajax
17 246 (9.80%) Entity Framework
18 202 (8.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 188 (7.49%) LINQ
20 166 (6.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 204 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
2 168 (6.70%) Computer Science
3 137 (5.46%) Greenfield Project
4 90 (3.59%) Mobile App
5 78 (3.11%) Fintech
6 69 (2.75%) Client/Server
7 61 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
8 55 (2.19%) User Experience
9 46 (1.83%) Management Information System
10 38 (1.51%) iPad
11 36 (1.43%) Tandem
12 35 (1.39%) N-Tier
13 27 (1.08%) Credit Risk
14 21 (0.84%) Hedge funds
15 18 (0.72%) NHS
16 16 (0.64%) AS400
17 15 (0.60%) FMCG
18 11 (0.44%) Algorithms
19 10 (0.40%) iSeries
20 8 (0.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 417 (16.62%) Windows
2 120 (4.78%) Android
3 108 (4.30%) Apple iOS
4 70 (2.79%) Linux
5 39 (1.55%) Windows Server
6 25 (1.00%) Unix
7 16 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
8 13 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (0.40%) Windows 8
11 9 (0.36%) Solaris
11 9 (0.36%) Windows 7
12 6 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
13 4 (0.16%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.12%) CentOS
14 3 (0.12%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.080%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.080%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.040%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1023 (40.77%) Agile Software Development
2 956 (38.10%) MVC
3 464 (18.49%) TDD
4 414 (16.50%) Web Development
5 379 (15.11%) Scrum
6 269 (10.72%) Software Engineering
7 266 (10.60%) OO
8 260 (10.36%) Unit Testing
9 243 (9.69%) SDLC
10 240 (9.57%) Web Application Development
11 209 (8.33%) BDD
11 209 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
12 197 (7.85%) CRM
13 181 (7.21%) Business Intelligence
14 163 (6.50%) SOLID
15 157 (6.26%) Mentoring
16 145 (5.78%) E-Commerce
17 139 (5.54%) OOP
18 127 (5.06%) Test Automation
19 126 (5.02%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2128 (84.81%) C#
2 1407 (56.08%) SQL
3 966 (38.50%) JavaScript
4 466 (18.57%) VB
5 386 (15.38%) T-SQL
6 218 (8.69%) Java
7 117 (4.66%) VB6
8 116 (4.62%) PHP
9 100 (3.99%) C++
10 93 (3.71%) C
10 93 (3.71%) VBA
11 65 (2.59%) Ruby
12 56 (2.23%) PowerShell
13 53 (2.11%) Python
14 45 (1.79%) VBScript
15 30 (1.20%) R
16 25 (1.00%) PL/SQL
17 15 (0.60%) TypeScript
18 14 (0.56%) XPath
19 13 (0.52%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 357 (14.23%) Degree
2 73 (2.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 63 (2.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 42 (1.67%) Security Cleared
5 28 (1.12%) SC Cleared
6 27 (1.08%) ISEB
7 25 (1.00%) ISTQB
8 23 (0.92%) MCP
9 12 (0.48%) MCPD
9 12 (0.48%) MCTS
10 9 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 8 (0.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 6 (0.24%) MCITP
12 6 (0.24%) Postgraduate
13 5 (0.20%) MCSD
14 4 (0.16%) ISEB Practitioner
14 4 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (0.12%) DBS Check
15 3 (0.12%) IRCA
15 3 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (5.66%) QA
2 23 (0.92%) PCI DSS
3 22 (0.88%) SEPA
4 21 (0.84%) Basel III
5 20 (0.80%) SLA
6 14 (0.56%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.20%) Data Quality
9 4 (0.16%) COBIT
10 3 (0.12%) Basel II
10 3 (0.12%) HIPAA
10 3 (0.12%) IFRS
10 3 (0.12%) IFRS 9
10 3 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 2 (0.080%) HL7
11 2 (0.080%) ISO 8583
11 2 (0.080%) PMO
12 1 (0.040%) DICOM
12 1 (0.040%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 20 (0.80%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.32%) vSphere
3 5 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.16%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.12%) DFS Replication
5 3 (0.12%) Docker
6 2 (0.080%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.080%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.040%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 28 (1.12%) Opsview
2 15 (0.60%) Puppet
3 11 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (0.36%) Ansible
5 6 (0.24%) Nagios
6 3 (0.12%) SCCM
6 3 (0.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (0.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (0.12%) WSUS
7 2 (0.080%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.040%) cPanel
8 1 (0.040%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.040%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.040%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.040%) Kibana
Vendors
1 886 (35.31%) Microsoft
2 232 (9.25%) Oracle
3 54 (2.15%) Xamarin
4 30 (1.20%) SAP
4 30 (1.20%) Splunk
5 27 (1.08%) Google
5 27 (1.08%) IBM
6 24 (0.96%) Perforce
7 23 (0.92%) Telerik
8 20 (0.80%) Sage
9 16 (0.64%) Tableau
10 14 (0.56%) DevExpress
11 13 (0.52%) Sybase
12 12 (0.48%) ESRI
12 12 (0.48%) Hortonworks
12 12 (0.48%) VMware
13 11 (0.44%) Mapinfo
14 9 (0.36%) Apigee
14 9 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
15 8 (0.32%) Apple
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Congleton, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 34k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + pension, share options, 22 Days Hol
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcestershire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £53000 per annum + Plus 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
AB Recruit
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Modis International
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 - £33000 per annum + pension etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Midlands
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Winsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum 35 hour week, bonus, pension, bonus,
Posted: 5 days ago