Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring VB.NET skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited VB.NET over the 6 months leading up to 12 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
12 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 612 656 810
Rank change year-on-year +44 +154 -250
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 296 237 510
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.28% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.91% 0.68% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 246 219 346
10th Percentile £31,250 £36,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £38,125 £47,500 £39,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £69,375 £85,000 £85,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +29.41% +4.29%

All Programming Languages
UK

VB.NET falls under the Programming Languages category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 32,541 34,787 95,497
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 31.46% 40.66% 52.83%
Number of salaries quoted 23,810 25,299 44,557
10th Percentile £35,000 £38,750 £37,448
25th Percentile £45,000 £48,750 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +10.62%
75th Percentile £78,750 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £107,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing VB.NET as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in the UK

VB.NET
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VB.NET.

Salary trend for VB.NET in the UK

VB.NET
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing VB.NET over the 6 months to 12 July 2024.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in the UK

VB.NET
Top 16 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 6 months to 12 July 2024. 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
Jobs
England +55 284 £50,000 -9.09% 35
UK excluding London +59 262 £50,000 -9.09% 31
Work from Home +72 169 £52,500 -4.55% 19
North of England +81 79 £55,000 +10.00% 9
Midlands -3 74 £47,000 -6.00% 10
West Midlands +7 52 £47,000 -6.00% 8
South East -16 50 £50,000 -9.09% 7
North West +37 48 £57,500 +21.05% 7
South West -5 32 £55,000 -7.08% 3
Yorkshire +50 29 £50,000 -
London +9 27 £62,500 -10.71% 6
East of England -8 22 £35,500 -36.89% 1
East Midlands -19 22 £46,500 -11.43% 2
Wales +28 4 £35,000 -12.50%
North East - 2 £32,500 - 2
Scotland -56 1 £60,000 -32.39%

VB.NET
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 38 (12.84%) IIS
2 5 (1.69%) IBM Notes
3 3 (1.01%) CMS
3 3 (1.01%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.68%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Exchange
Applications
1 16 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (3.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (3.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (3.38%) Oracle Receivables
3 8 (2.70%) Shopify
4 3 (1.01%) SystmOne
5 2 (0.68%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 92 (31.08%) Azure
2 62 (20.95%) Azure DevOps
3 18 (6.08%) Power Platform
4 7 (2.36%) Azure Cosmos DB
5 6 (2.03%) GitHub
6 4 (1.35%) Microsoft 365
6 4 (1.35%) Power Automate
7 3 (1.01%) Zapier
8 2 (0.68%) AWS
8 2 (0.68%) PowerApps
8 2 (0.68%) SaaS
8 2 (0.68%) Snowflake
9 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.34%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.34%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.69%) DHCP
1 5 (1.69%) DNS
1 5 (1.69%) VoIP
2 3 (1.01%) Ethernet
2 3 (1.01%) Firewall
2 3 (1.01%) NAS
2 3 (1.01%) SAN
2 3 (1.01%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.34%) Internet
3 1 (0.34%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (54.73%) SQL Server
2 20 (6.76%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (6.08%) MS Access
3 18 (6.08%) Relational Database
4 16 (5.41%) Power BI
5 15 (5.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (4.73%) MySQL
6 14 (4.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (3.72%) Azure SQL Database
7 11 (3.72%) DynamoDB
7 11 (3.72%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (2.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.35%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.01%) DTS
10 3 (1.01%) Tableau
11 2 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.68%) Looker
12 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.34%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 50 (16.89%) Visual Studio
2 28 (9.46%) Jasmine
2 28 (9.46%) Karma Test Runner
3 21 (7.09%) Git
4 11 (3.72%) GitLab
4 11 (3.72%) PowerBuilder
4 11 (3.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (2.36%) MSBuild
6 5 (1.69%) Postman
7 4 (1.35%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.01%) Moq
8 3 (1.01%) Selenium
8 3 (1.01%) SpecFlow
8 3 (1.01%) xUnit.net
9 2 (0.68%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.68%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.68%) JIRA
10 1 (0.34%) Subversion
General
1 63 (21.28%) Social Skills
2 38 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (10.47%) Retail
4 28 (9.46%) Finance
5 20 (6.76%) Legal
6 18 (6.08%) Manufacturing
7 13 (4.39%) Law
8 12 (4.05%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 8 (2.70%) Organisational Skills
10 4 (1.35%) Advertising
10 4 (1.35%) Automotive
11 3 (1.01%) Banking
11 3 (1.01%) Marketing
11 3 (1.01%) Public Sector
12 2 (0.68%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.68%) Games
12 2 (0.68%) Police
13 1 (0.34%) Back Office
13 1 (0.34%) Local Government
13 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 215 (72.64%) Developer
2 90 (30.41%) .NET Developer
3 66 (22.30%) C# Developer
4 58 (19.59%) Software Developer
5 29 (9.80%) Senior
6 27 (9.12%) C# .NET Developer
7 26 (8.78%) Lead
8 24 (8.11%) VB.NET Developer
9 19 (6.42%) .NET Software Developer
9 19 (6.42%) Senior Developer
10 18 (6.08%) Software Engineer
11 15 (5.07%) Consultant
11 15 (5.07%) Full Stack Developer
11 15 (5.07%) Senior .NET Developer
12 14 (4.73%) C# Software Developer
12 14 (4.73%) Web Developer
13 13 (4.39%) Applications Developer
13 13 (4.39%) Technical Leader
14 12 (4.05%) Analyst
15 11 (3.72%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 296 (100.00%) .NET
2 101 (34.12%) ASP.NET
3 83 (28.04%) JSON
4 81 (27.36%) XML
5 71 (23.99%) Web Services
6 69 (23.31%) HTML
7 66 (22.30%) REST
8 58 (19.59%) SOAP
9 54 (18.24%) CSS
10 52 (17.57%) .NET Framework
11 42 (14.19%) AngularJS
12 40 (13.51%) .NET Core
13 28 (9.46%) RxJS
13 28 (9.46%) Sass
13 28 (9.46%) XML Schema
14 25 (8.45%) WinForms
15 22 (7.43%) React
16 20 (6.76%) Entity Framework
17 19 (6.42%) ASP.NET Web API
18 18 (6.08%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (3.72%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (3.38%) Mobile App
3 8 (2.70%) EPoS
4 7 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (2.36%) Legacy Applications
5 5 (1.69%) NHS
6 4 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.35%) Product Ownership
6 4 (1.35%) SCADA
7 3 (1.01%) Arduino
7 3 (1.01%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (1.01%) FMCG
7 3 (1.01%) Legacy Systems
7 3 (1.01%) Raspberry Pi
8 2 (0.68%) Distributed Systems
8 2 (0.68%) Wiki
9 1 (0.34%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.34%) Low-Code
9 1 (0.34%) Onboarding
Operating Systems
1 38 (12.84%) Windows
2 9 (3.04%) Android
3 6 (2.03%) Linux
4 5 (1.69%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (1.01%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.34%) VMS
6 1 (0.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (28.04%) DevOps
2 67 (22.64%) Unit Testing
3 62 (20.95%) Agile
4 51 (17.23%) Problem-Solving
5 45 (15.20%) Customer Service
6 38 (12.84%) Web Development
7 34 (11.49%) Mentoring
7 34 (11.49%) MVC
7 34 (11.49%) Software Engineering
8 31 (10.47%) Full Stack Development
9 28 (9.46%) User Acceptance Testing
10 24 (8.11%) Clean Code
11 23 (7.77%) CRM
11 23 (7.77%) ERP
11 23 (7.77%) Software Testing
12 20 (6.76%) API Integration
13 19 (6.42%) Computer Science
14 18 (6.08%) Code Quality
14 18 (6.08%) Design Patterns
14 18 (6.08%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 254 (85.81%) C#
2 183 (61.82%) SQL
3 117 (39.53%) JavaScript
4 86 (29.05%) T-SQL
5 65 (21.96%) VB
6 34 (11.49%) TypeScript
7 33 (11.15%) VB6
8 22 (7.43%) VBA
9 19 (6.42%) PowerShell
10 14 (4.73%) C++
11 12 (4.05%) MATLAB
11 12 (4.05%) PHP
11 12 (4.05%) PL/SQL
11 12 (4.05%) Python
12 11 (3.72%) Java
13 5 (1.69%) R
13 5 (1.69%) VBScript
14 3 (1.01%) XPath
15 2 (0.68%) C
15 2 (0.68%) Go
Qualifications
1 27 (9.12%) Degree
2 16 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (4.05%) Security Cleared
4 8 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (2.70%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (11.49%) QA
2 4 (1.35%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (3.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.04%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.70%) vSphere
4 3 (1.01%) Docker
4 3 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.01%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (0.34%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 137 (46.28%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.76%) Oracle
3 11 (3.72%) VMware
4 9 (3.04%) Xamarin
5 8 (2.70%) Facebook
6 5 (1.69%) DevExpress
6 5 (1.69%) Lotus
7 4 (1.35%) YouTube
8 3 (1.01%) Salesforce
8 3 (1.01%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.01%) UiPath
8 3 (1.01%) Veeam
9 2 (0.68%) Siemens
10 1 (0.34%) Charles River
10 1 (0.34%) Cisco
10 1 (0.34%) Citrix
10 1 (0.34%) Forcepoint
10 1 (0.34%) Palo Alto
10 1 (0.34%) Symantec