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 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
UK
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 185 149
Rank change year-on-year -41 -36  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 1322 1891 2401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.52% 1.83% 2.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.73% 3.53% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1153 1671 2172
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 48382 53611 56597
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 55.48% 51.87% 50.97%
Number of salaries quoted 41191 46339 48109
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

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 29 April 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 29 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
England -41 1228 £40,000 - 146
South East +5 321 £42,250 +6.96% 33
West Midlands +20 203 £40,000 +11.11% 27
London -68 203 £50,000 - 18
North West -27 137 £38,500 +10.00% 21
East of England -48 119 £38,500 -3.75% 13
Surrey +59 93 £53,000 +41.33% 6
South West -5 90 £35,000 - 8
Yorkshire -41 79 £40,000 +21.21% 8
Manchester -23 75 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Birmingham +32 61 £40,000 +11.88% 3
East Midlands -50 59 £42,500 +13.33% 16
West Yorkshire -14 51 £40,000 +18.51% 3
Staffordshire +4 49 £40,000 +6.66% 8
Hampshire -32 45 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Essex -24 44 £40,500 -4.70% 3
West Sussex +26 41 £34,000 +36.00% 5
Kent +20 39 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Scotland +9 39 £31,500 -18.70% 2
Reigate +35 38 £55,000 +46.66% 2
Cheshire -13 36 £40,000 +53.84% 11
Bristol -10 33 £34,000 -2.85% 4
Glasgow +43 32 £30,250 -24.37%
Berkshire +11 31 £47,500 +11.76% 8
Buckinghamshire -9 31 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Hertfordshire +12 30 £40,000 -12.08% 4
Leeds -23 30 £37,500 +13.63% 1
Crawley +27 27 £34,000 +23.63% 1
Northamptonshire -17 27 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Warwickshire +27 24 £42,500 +23.18% 4

For the 6 months to 29 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 with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 2622 (99.51%) .NET
2 2186 (82.96%) C#
3 1671 (63.42%) SQL Server
4 1558 (59.13%) ASP.NET
5 1424 (54.04%) SQL
6 1065 (40.42%) Agile Software Development
7 1043 (39.58%) HTML
8 1034 (39.24%) JavaScript
9 1021 (38.75%) MVC
10 884 (33.55%) CSS
11 862 (32.71%) Microsoft
12 625 (23.72%) ASP.NET MVC
13 523 (19.85%) .NET Framework
14 507 (19.24%) VB
15 506 (19.20%) jQuery
16 493 (18.71%) TDD
17 463 (17.57%) XML
18 443 (16.81%) Scrum
19 439 (16.66%) Windows
20 435 (16.51%) WCF
21 431 (16.36%) Finance
22 427 (16.20%) Web Development
23 412 (15.64%) T-SQL
24 378 (14.35%) WinForms
25 377 (14.31%) Web Services
26 365 (13.85%) Visual Studio
27 330 (12.52%) Team Foundation Server
27 330 (12.52%) AngularJS
28 327 (12.41%) WPF
29 317 (12.03%) Degree

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
1 156 (5.92%) SharePoint
2 94 (3.57%) IIS
3 86 (3.26%) BizTalk Server
4 57 (2.16%) CMS
5 51 (1.94%) Apache
6 48 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
7 26 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
8 23 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 20 (0.76%) SAS
10 13 (0.49%) Umbraco
11 12 (0.46%) EPiServer
12 11 (0.42%) Drupal
12 11 (0.42%) JBoss
13 9 (0.34%) MS Exchange
14 8 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
15 7 (0.27%) WordPress
16 5 (0.19%) nginx
16 5 (0.19%) Tomcat
17 3 (0.11%) K2 blackpearl
17 3 (0.11%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 142 (5.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 61 (2.31%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
4 15 (0.57%) SPSS
5 14 (0.53%) Photoshop
6 10 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 9 (0.34%) MS Visio
8 6 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.19%) SOLIDWORKS
10 1 (0.038%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.038%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.038%) Maple
10 1 (0.038%) Microsoft Project
10 1 (0.038%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 72 (2.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.49%) Visualfiles
3 12 (0.46%) Sage 200
4 9 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (0.27%) Temenos T24
6 6 (0.23%) Oracle HRMS
6 6 (0.23%) Sage 50
7 5 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.19%) Magento
7 5 (0.19%) Sage X3
8 3 (0.11%) Infor CRM
8 3 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.11%) Shopify
9 2 (0.076%) Markit EDM
9 2 (0.076%) Sage 1000
9 2 (0.076%) SAP Business One
9 2 (0.076%) thinkFolio
10 1 (0.038%) Adobe Campaign
10 1 (0.038%) Cerner Millennium
10 1 (0.038%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 127 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (1.33%) GitHub
4 26 (0.99%) SaaS
5 20 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (0.23%) iTunes
7 5 (0.19%) Office 365
8 4 (0.15%) Google Play
9 3 (0.11%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (0.11%) PaaS
9 3 (0.11%) Trello
10 2 (0.076%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.076%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.076%) IaaS
11 1 (0.038%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.038%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.038%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 57 (2.16%) Internet
2 27 (1.02%) Intranet
3 24 (0.91%) DNS
3 24 (0.91%) HTTP
4 21 (0.80%) Broadband
5 14 (0.53%) Firewall
6 12 (0.46%) SSL
7 9 (0.34%) SMTP
8 7 (0.27%) Wireshark
9 6 (0.23%) TCP/IP
10 3 (0.11%) ATM
10 3 (0.11%) DHCP
10 3 (0.11%) Extranet
11 2 (0.076%) RIP
12 1 (0.038%) GoToMeeting
12 1 (0.038%) ISDN
12 1 (0.038%) LDAP
12 1 (0.038%) tcpdump
12 1 (0.038%) VoIP
12 1 (0.038%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1671 (63.42%) SQL Server
2 285 (10.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 251 (9.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 244 (9.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 199 (7.55%) SQL Server 2014
6 163 (6.19%) MySQL
7 150 (5.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 126 (4.78%) Relational Database
9 90 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
10 75 (2.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 63 (2.39%) NoSQL
12 57 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
12 57 (2.16%) SQL Server 2016
13 46 (1.75%) MS Access
14 43 (1.63%) Crystal Reports
15 29 (1.10%) QlikView
16 28 (1.06%) MongoDB
17 26 (0.99%) GIS
18 24 (0.91%) Oracle Database
18 24 (0.91%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 365 (13.85%) Visual Studio
2 330 (12.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 183 (6.94%) Git (software)
4 145 (5.50%) NUnit
5 131 (4.97%) Subversion
6 88 (3.34%) Rhino Mocks
7 67 (2.54%) Moq
8 54 (2.05%) Selenium
9 50 (1.90%) MSTest
10 42 (1.59%) MSBuild
11 38 (1.44%) JIRA
12 33 (1.25%) Bitbucket
13 30 (1.14%) JSUnit
14 24 (0.91%) SpecFlow
15 23 (0.87%) SoapUI
16 21 (0.80%) Jenkins
17 20 (0.76%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
18 19 (0.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
19 18 (0.68%) Grunt
20 17 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 431 (16.36%) Finance
2 67 (2.54%) Games
3 64 (2.43%) Manufacturing
4 62 (2.35%) Retail
4 62 (2.35%) Telecoms
5 50 (1.90%) Advertising
6 46 (1.75%) Banking
7 38 (1.44%) Marketing
8 36 (1.37%) Legal
9 26 (0.99%) Automotive
9 26 (0.99%) Law
10 24 (0.91%) Electronics
11 20 (0.76%) Financial Institution
12 16 (0.61%) Music Industry
13 15 (0.57%) Back Office
14 12 (0.46%) Aerospace
15 9 (0.34%) Local Government
16 7 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
17 4 (0.15%) Billing
18 3 (0.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2164 (82.13%) Developer
2 1460 (55.41%) .NET Developer
3 736 (27.93%) C# Developer
4 589 (22.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 490 (18.60%) VB.NET Developer
6 412 (15.64%) Software Developer
7 323 (12.26%) ASP.NET Developer
8 321 (12.18%) SQL Developer
9 305 (11.57%) Senior Developer
10 264 (10.02%) .NET Software Developer
11 221 (8.39%) C# VB.NET Developer
12 204 (7.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 170 (6.45%) Web Developer
14 162 (6.15%) C# Software Developer
15 154 (5.84%) Senior .NET Developer
16 141 (5.35%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
17 134 (5.09%) Junior
18 121 (4.59%) Junior Developer
19 113 (4.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
20 109 (4.14%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2622 (99.51%) .NET
2 1558 (59.13%) ASP.NET
3 1043 (39.58%) HTML
4 884 (33.55%) CSS
5 625 (23.72%) ASP.NET MVC
6 523 (19.85%) .NET Framework
7 506 (19.20%) jQuery
8 463 (17.57%) XML
9 435 (16.51%) WCF
10 378 (14.35%) WinForms
11 377 (14.31%) Web Services
12 330 (12.52%) AngularJS
13 327 (12.41%) WPF
14 310 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
15 295 (11.20%) HTML5
16 284 (10.78%) Ajax
17 272 (10.32%) Entity Framework
18 232 (8.80%) LINQ
19 221 (8.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 216 (8.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 243 (9.22%) Analytical Skills
2 175 (6.64%) Greenfield Project
3 138 (5.24%) Computer Science
4 108 (4.10%) Mobile App
5 76 (2.88%) Client/Server
6 72 (2.73%) User Experience
7 57 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
8 56 (2.13%) Management Information System
9 51 (1.94%) Tandem
10 41 (1.56%) Fintech
11 40 (1.52%) N-Tier
12 38 (1.44%) iPad
13 25 (0.95%) Credit Risk
14 21 (0.80%) Hedge funds
15 14 (0.53%) AS400
16 12 (0.46%) Algorithms
17 10 (0.38%) FMCG
17 10 (0.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 10 (0.38%) NHS
18 9 (0.34%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 439 (16.66%) Windows
2 108 (4.10%) Apple iOS
3 99 (3.76%) Android
4 73 (2.77%) Linux
5 46 (1.75%) Windows Server
6 40 (1.52%) Unix
7 17 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (0.61%) Windows 8
8 16 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
9 12 (0.46%) Windows 7
10 10 (0.38%) Solaris
10 10 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
10 10 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (0.34%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.11%) Kali Linux
13 2 (0.076%) CentOS
13 2 (0.076%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.076%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.038%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.038%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1065 (40.42%) Agile Software Development
2 1021 (38.75%) MVC
3 493 (18.71%) TDD
4 443 (16.81%) Scrum
5 427 (16.20%) Web Development
6 296 (11.23%) OO
7 255 (9.68%) SDLC
8 245 (9.30%) Web Application Development
9 239 (9.07%) Unit Testing
10 235 (8.92%) Software Engineering
11 211 (8.01%) BDD
12 188 (7.13%) Continuous Integration
13 181 (6.87%) CRM
14 156 (5.92%) SOLID
15 154 (5.84%) Business Intelligence
16 153 (5.81%) Mentoring
17 141 (5.35%) Kanban
18 139 (5.28%) E-Commerce
19 137 (5.20%) OOP
20 129 (4.90%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2186 (82.96%) C#
2 1424 (54.04%) SQL
3 1034 (39.24%) JavaScript
4 507 (19.24%) VB
5 412 (15.64%) T-SQL
6 216 (8.20%) Java
7 120 (4.55%) VB6
8 110 (4.17%) C++
9 109 (4.14%) VBA
10 97 (3.68%) PHP
11 78 (2.96%) C
12 63 (2.39%) Ruby
13 58 (2.20%) PowerShell
14 40 (1.52%) VBScript
15 37 (1.40%) Python
16 25 (0.95%) TypeScript
17 20 (0.76%) PL/SQL
18 19 (0.72%) R
19 18 (0.68%) XAML
20 14 (0.53%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 317 (12.03%) Degree
2 71 (2.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (1.52%) Security Cleared
4 26 (0.99%) ISTQB
5 25 (0.95%) SC Cleared
6 24 (0.91%) ISEB
6 24 (0.91%) MCP
7 21 (0.80%) MCTS
8 14 (0.53%) MCITP
9 8 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 8 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.23%) MCPD
10 6 (0.23%) MCSD
10 6 (0.23%) Postgraduate
11 4 (0.15%) CHECK Team Leader
11 4 (0.15%) CREST Certified
11 4 (0.15%) ISEB Practitioner
11 4 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.11%) IRCA
12 3 (0.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (5.46%) QA
2 21 (0.80%) Basel III
3 19 (0.72%) SLA
4 13 (0.49%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.27%) HL7
6 6 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.19%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.15%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.11%) Basel II
9 3 (0.11%) COBIT
9 3 (0.11%) IFRS
9 3 (0.11%) IFRS 9
10 2 (0.076%) ISO 8583
10 2 (0.076%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (0.076%) PMO
10 2 (0.076%) SEPA
11 1 (0.038%) Actionable Recommendations
11 1 (0.038%) DICOM
11 1 (0.038%) PA-DSS
11 1 (0.038%) SDET
System Software
1 28 (1.06%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.23%) Hyper-V
2 6 (0.23%) vSphere
3 5 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.11%) Terminal Server
5 2 (0.076%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.038%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.038%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (0.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 10 (0.38%) Puppet
3 6 (0.23%) Ansible
3 6 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.19%) Nagios
4 5 (0.19%) Opsview
4 5 (0.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 5 (0.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (0.11%) Nessus
5 3 (0.11%) Nmap
6 1 (0.038%) cPanel
6 1 (0.038%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.038%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.038%) Kibana
6 1 (0.038%) SCCM
6 1 (0.038%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 862 (32.71%) Microsoft
2 206 (7.82%) Oracle
3 49 (1.86%) Xamarin
4 39 (1.48%) SAP
5 30 (1.14%) IBM
6 28 (1.06%) Telerik
7 24 (0.91%) Perforce
8 23 (0.87%) Google
9 22 (0.83%) Sage
10 20 (0.76%) Tableau
11 18 (0.68%) DevExpress
12 15 (0.57%) VMware
13 13 (0.49%) LexisNexis
14 12 (0.46%) Sitecore
15 11 (0.42%) Adobe
16 10 (0.38%) Red Hat
16 10 (0.38%) Sybase
17 9 (0.34%) Twitter
18 8 (0.30%) Apple
18 8 (0.30%) Nintex
Norwich, Norfolk
TD Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Flexible hours, training & more
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 26 days holiday, Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Winsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, gym, pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £28000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Gosport, Hampshire
OutThere RPO
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum Salary dependent on experience
Posted: 23 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 34k plus benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £15000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £55K
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £53000 per annum + Plus 10% Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Resource Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits 20% Non-Contributory Pension + Ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
Resource Group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 20% Non-Contributory Pension + Ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £63k plus bonus plus bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Newark, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £300 - £4000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago