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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
UK
Rank 205 191 137
Rank change year-on-year -14 -54  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 1346 1836 2354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.60% 1.78% 2.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.94% 3.45% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1193 1621 2130
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 45722 53291 53832
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 54.47% 51.55% 50.58%
Number of salaries quoted 38857 45927 45773
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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 26 March 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 26 March 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 -22 1240 £40,000 +6.66% 173
South East +16 340 £42,500 +13.33% 51
London -1 238 £50,000 - 22
West Midlands +17 167 £40,000 +12.67% 31
North West -2 144 £37,500 +7.14% 18
Surrey +77 106 £53,000 +41.33% 9
East of England -43 104 £38,500 +2.66% 13
Manchester -1 93 £35,000 -6.66% 9
South West -37 84 £34,000 -9.33% 10
Yorkshire -36 77 £40,000 +15.10% 12
East Midlands -33 73 £42,500 +16.43% 13
Birmingham +25 50 £36,500 +15.87% 13
Staffordshire +4 50 £40,000 +6.66% 7
West Yorkshire +2 49 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Scotland +14 44 £31,500 -16.00% 1
Kent +26 43 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Reigate +44 42 £55,000 +46.66% 4
Berkshire +11 41 £37,500 -11.76% 8
Buckinghamshire 0 39 £42,500 +8.28% 3
West Sussex +25 38 £42,500 +70.00% 7
Hertfordshire +23 38 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Glasgow +43 37 £31,500 -10.00% 1
Northamptonshire +2 35 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Bristol -9 35 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Northampton +11 33 £42,500 +3.03% 2
Leeds -10 30 £39,000 +12.23% 2
Cheshire +2 29 £40,000 +19.40% 6
Essex -25 29 £45,000 +28.57% 4
City of London +49 28 £47,500 - 4
East Sussex +13 28 £33,500 -25.55% 3

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 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 with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 2760 (99.53%) .NET
2 2283 (82.33%) C#
3 1763 (63.58%) SQL Server
4 1679 (60.55%) ASP.NET
5 1500 (54.09%) SQL
6 1149 (41.44%) JavaScript
7 1125 (40.57%) HTML
8 1113 (40.14%) MVC
9 1091 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
10 987 (35.59%) CSS
11 934 (33.68%) Microsoft
12 660 (23.80%) ASP.NET MVC
13 589 (21.24%) jQuery
14 588 (21.20%) .NET Framework
15 529 (19.08%) XML
16 528 (19.04%) VB
17 483 (17.42%) T-SQL
18 477 (17.20%) TDD
19 468 (16.88%) Finance
20 466 (16.80%) Scrum
21 460 (16.59%) Windows
22 453 (16.34%) WCF
23 447 (16.12%) Web Development
24 434 (15.65%) MS Excel
25 419 (15.11%) Web Services
26 380 (13.70%) Visual Studio
27 374 (13.49%) WinForms
28 350 (12.62%) Team Foundation Server
29 334 (12.04%) Degree
30 330 (11.90%) AngularJS

VB.NET
Top Related 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
1 191 (6.89%) SharePoint
2 95 (3.43%) IIS
3 80 (2.88%) BizTalk Server
4 57 (2.06%) SharePoint 2013
5 49 (1.77%) CMS
6 44 (1.59%) Apache
7 38 (1.37%) SharePoint Server
8 22 (0.79%) SAS
9 17 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 14 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
11 12 (0.43%) Umbraco
12 10 (0.36%) MS Exchange
13 9 (0.32%) Drupal
13 9 (0.32%) JBoss
14 8 (0.29%) K2 blackpearl
15 7 (0.25%) EPiServer
15 7 (0.25%) WordPress
16 5 (0.18%) nginx
17 4 (0.14%) Sitecore CMS
18 3 (0.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 434 (15.65%) MS Excel
2 57 (2.06%) MS Office
3 19 (0.69%) Photoshop
4 16 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
4 16 (0.58%) SPSS
5 9 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (0.29%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.18%) SOLIDWORKS
8 2 (0.072%) MS Project
9 1 (0.036%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.036%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.036%) Maple
9 1 (0.036%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 63 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 38 (1.37%) Visualfiles
3 9 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
3 9 (0.32%) Sage 200
4 7 (0.25%) Shopify
4 7 (0.25%) Temenos T24
5 5 (0.18%) Magento
6 4 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.14%) Oracle HRMS
6 4 (0.14%) Sage 50
6 4 (0.14%) Sage X3
7 3 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
8 2 (0.072%) Infor CRM
8 2 (0.072%) Markit EDM
8 2 (0.072%) nopCommerce
8 2 (0.072%) Payment Gateway
8 2 (0.072%) Sage 1000
8 2 (0.072%) thinkFolio
9 1 (0.036%) Adobe Campaign
9 1 (0.036%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 111 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (0.94%) GitHub
4 20 (0.72%) SaaS
5 16 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (0.32%) Office 365
7 6 (0.22%) iTunes
8 4 (0.14%) Google Play
9 3 (0.11%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (0.11%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.11%) PaaS
9 3 (0.11%) Trello
10 2 (0.072%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.072%) Azure Machine Learning
10 2 (0.072%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.072%) IaaS
11 1 (0.036%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.036%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 67 (2.42%) Internet
2 32 (1.15%) HTTP
3 31 (1.12%) Intranet
4 26 (0.94%) DNS
5 17 (0.61%) Firewall
5 17 (0.61%) SSL
6 14 (0.50%) Broadband
7 10 (0.36%) SMTP
8 9 (0.32%) TCP/IP
9 7 (0.25%) Network Security
10 6 (0.22%) DHCP
10 6 (0.22%) Wireshark
11 5 (0.18%) Extranet
12 4 (0.14%) RIP
13 2 (0.072%) HTTPS
13 2 (0.072%) Wi-Fi
14 1 (0.036%) Cisco ICM
14 1 (0.036%) FTP
14 1 (0.036%) IPv4
14 1 (0.036%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1763 (63.58%) SQL Server
2 310 (11.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 258 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 251 (9.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 201 (7.25%) SQL Server 2014
6 153 (5.52%) MySQL
7 152 (5.48%) SQL Server 2012
8 130 (4.69%) Relational Database
9 87 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
10 68 (2.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 63 (2.27%) NoSQL
12 58 (2.09%) SQL Server 2005
13 51 (1.84%) Crystal Reports
14 47 (1.69%) MS Access
15 43 (1.55%) SQL Server 2016
16 33 (1.19%) QlikView
17 29 (1.05%) MongoDB
18 25 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
19 24 (0.87%) Oracle Database
20 23 (0.83%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 380 (13.70%) Visual Studio
2 350 (12.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 179 (6.46%) Git (software)
4 134 (4.83%) NUnit
5 114 (4.11%) Subversion
6 93 (3.35%) Rhino Mocks
7 73 (2.63%) Moq
8 52 (1.88%) Selenium
9 48 (1.73%) MSTest
10 35 (1.26%) MSBuild
11 33 (1.19%) Bitbucket
11 33 (1.19%) JIRA
12 25 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
13 24 (0.87%) SoapUI
14 23 (0.83%) JSUnit
14 23 (0.83%) SpecFlow
15 22 (0.79%) Grunt
16 20 (0.72%) gulp
17 16 (0.58%) TeamCity
18 15 (0.54%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 468 (16.88%) Finance
2 68 (2.45%) Telecoms
3 65 (2.34%) Games
4 62 (2.24%) Advertising
5 58 (2.09%) Law
5 58 (2.09%) Manufacturing
6 51 (1.84%) Retail
7 47 (1.69%) Banking
8 44 (1.59%) Marketing
9 36 (1.30%) Legal
10 25 (0.90%) Automotive
11 18 (0.65%) Back Office
11 18 (0.65%) Financial Institution
12 17 (0.61%) Electronics
13 13 (0.47%) Music Industry
14 11 (0.40%) Local Government
15 10 (0.36%) Aerospace
16 5 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.18%) Publishing
17 4 (0.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2293 (82.69%) Developer
2 1518 (54.74%) .NET Developer
3 775 (27.95%) C# Developer
4 628 (22.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 513 (18.50%) VB.NET Developer
6 411 (14.82%) Software Developer
7 347 (12.51%) Senior Developer
8 346 (12.48%) ASP.NET Developer
9 316 (11.40%) SQL Developer
10 255 (9.20%) .NET Software Developer
11 230 (8.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 214 (7.72%) C# VB.NET Developer
13 179 (6.46%) Web Developer
14 174 (6.27%) Senior .NET Developer
15 155 (5.59%) C# Software Developer
15 155 (5.59%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
16 143 (5.16%) Junior
17 141 (5.08%) Applications Developer
18 129 (4.65%) Junior Developer
19 117 (4.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2760 (99.53%) .NET
2 1679 (60.55%) ASP.NET
3 1125 (40.57%) HTML
4 987 (35.59%) CSS
5 660 (23.80%) ASP.NET MVC
6 589 (21.24%) jQuery
7 588 (21.20%) .NET Framework
8 529 (19.08%) XML
9 453 (16.34%) WCF
10 419 (15.11%) Web Services
11 374 (13.49%) WinForms
12 330 (11.90%) AngularJS
13 322 (11.61%) WPF
14 320 (11.54%) Ajax
15 309 (11.14%) ASP.NET Web API
16 295 (10.64%) HTML5
17 285 (10.28%) Entity Framework
18 262 (9.45%) LINQ
19 232 (8.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 226 (8.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 262 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
2 160 (5.77%) Computer Science
3 126 (4.54%) Mobile App
4 76 (2.74%) Client/Server
5 72 (2.60%) User Experience
6 67 (2.42%) Management Information System
7 61 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
8 51 (1.84%) Tandem
9 45 (1.62%) iPad
10 34 (1.23%) N-Tier
11 29 (1.05%) Fintech
12 25 (0.90%) Credit Risk
13 24 (0.87%) Hedge funds
14 12 (0.43%) AS400
14 12 (0.43%) Driving Licence
15 10 (0.36%) Algorithms
15 10 (0.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 9 (0.32%) Data Centre
16 9 (0.32%) NHS
17 8 (0.29%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 460 (16.59%) Windows
2 104 (3.75%) Apple iOS
3 87 (3.14%) Android
4 76 (2.74%) Linux
5 49 (1.77%) Windows Server
6 46 (1.66%) Unix
7 18 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (0.58%) Windows 8
9 15 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
10 14 (0.50%) Windows 7
10 14 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (0.36%) Solaris
11 10 (0.36%) Windows 10
11 10 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (0.14%) Windows NT
13 3 (0.11%) Kali Linux
13 3 (0.11%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.072%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.072%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1113 (40.14%) MVC
2 1091 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
3 477 (17.20%) TDD
4 466 (16.80%) Scrum
5 447 (16.12%) Web Development
6 301 (10.85%) OO
7 285 (10.28%) SDLC
8 271 (9.77%) Software Engineering
9 241 (8.69%) Web Application Development
10 231 (8.33%) Unit Testing
11 205 (7.39%) BDD
12 183 (6.60%) Mentoring
13 167 (6.02%) Continuous Integration
14 165 (5.95%) CRM
15 142 (5.12%) E-Commerce
16 140 (5.05%) Business Intelligence
16 140 (5.05%) OOP
16 140 (5.05%) SOLID
17 136 (4.90%) Kanban
18 133 (4.80%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2283 (82.33%) C#
2 1500 (54.09%) SQL
3 1149 (41.44%) JavaScript
4 528 (19.04%) VB
5 483 (17.42%) T-SQL
6 242 (8.73%) Java
7 149 (5.37%) VBA
8 124 (4.47%) C++
9 122 (4.40%) VB6
10 109 (3.93%) PHP
11 81 (2.92%) PowerShell
12 80 (2.88%) C
13 54 (1.95%) Ruby
14 43 (1.55%) VBScript
15 39 (1.41%) PL/SQL
16 35 (1.26%) Python
17 29 (1.05%) TypeScript
18 22 (0.79%) XAML
19 18 (0.65%) R
20 16 (0.58%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 334 (12.04%) Degree
2 92 (3.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (1.69%) Security Cleared
4 27 (0.97%) ISTQB
4 27 (0.97%) MCTS
4 27 (0.97%) SC Cleared
5 24 (0.87%) ISEB
6 22 (0.79%) MCP
7 20 (0.72%) MCITP
8 14 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (0.43%) CREST Certified
10 11 (0.40%) CHECK Team Leader
11 10 (0.36%) MCSD
12 8 (0.29%) HND
13 6 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 6 (0.22%) MCPD
14 5 (0.18%) Postgraduate
15 4 (0.14%) ISEB Practitioner
15 4 (0.14%) OSCP
16 3 (0.11%) IRCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 149 (5.37%) QA
2 28 (1.01%) SLA
3 21 (0.76%) Basel III
4 10 (0.36%) HL7
5 8 (0.29%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.18%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.18%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.11%) IFRS
8 3 (0.11%) IFRS 9
8 3 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.036%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.036%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.036%) DICOM
9 1 (0.036%) ISO27005
9 1 (0.036%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 36 (1.30%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.29%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.22%) vSphere
5 3 (0.11%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.072%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.072%) XenApp
7 1 (0.036%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (0.47%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 10 (0.36%) Puppet
3 6 (0.22%) Ansible
3 6 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 5 (0.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (0.14%) Nagios
5 4 (0.14%) Nessus
5 4 (0.14%) Nmap
6 1 (0.036%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.036%) cPanel
6 1 (0.036%) EnCase
6 1 (0.036%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.036%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.036%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.036%) Opsview
6 1 (0.036%) RSA Archer
6 1 (0.036%) SCCM
6 1 (0.036%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 934 (33.68%) Microsoft
2 190 (6.85%) Oracle
3 48 (1.73%) SAP
4 40 (1.44%) LexisNexis
5 35 (1.26%) Xamarin
6 28 (1.01%) Telerik
7 26 (0.94%) IBM
8 24 (0.87%) Perforce
9 22 (0.79%) Sitecore
10 21 (0.76%) Google
10 21 (0.76%) VMware
11 20 (0.72%) Tableau
12 18 (0.65%) DevExpress
12 18 (0.65%) Sage
13 13 (0.47%) Nintex
13 13 (0.47%) Twitter
14 12 (0.43%) Adobe
15 10 (0.36%) Red Hat
15 10 (0.36%) Sybase
16 9 (0.32%) Citrix
Brighton, East Sussex
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus and Overtime
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 26 days holiday, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Winsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sevenoaks, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits including car
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 34k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: €25000 - €30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Full package on offer
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £15000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits, progression & training
Posted: Yesterday