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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 254 183 168
Rank change year-on-year -71 -15  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 1153 1822 2162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.30% 1.85% 1.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.32% 3.50% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 998 1649 1943
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 49762 51984 56399
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 55.96% 52.83% 51.51%
Number of salaries quoted 41668 45055 48108
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,500
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 28 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 28 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 -79 1077 £40,000 - 149
South East +5 303 £37,500 -6.25% 43
London -101 202 £50,000 - 35
West Midlands -19 173 £40,000 +14.28% 19
North West -44 135 £37,500 +3.44% 16
East of England -68 76 £37,500 -14.77% 5
Yorkshire -68 73 £40,000 +14.28% 11
South West -29 67 £37,250 -6.28% 8
Manchester -48 64 £35,000 -12.50% 9
Surrey +25 63 £53,000 +41.33% 10
Berkshire +27 56 £37,500 -16.66% 5
West Sussex +23 52 £32,500 +18.18% 4
Hampshire -33 51 £32,500 -18.75% 8
Cheshire -32 47 £40,000 +60.00% 5
Birmingham -7 46 £48,750 +39.28% 7
Shropshire +13 39 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Staffordshire -12 38 £40,000 +6.66% 6
West Yorkshire -67 38 £40,000 +14.28% 6
East Midlands -62 37 £42,500 +10.38% 9
Essex -24 33 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Leeds -32 33 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Reigate +9 28 £57,500 +53.33% 6
Crawley +27 26 £34,000 +23.63% 1
Kent +19 26 £40,000 -20.00% 4
Wales -3 26 £34,000 +9.67% 2
Buckinghamshire -8 24 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Southampton +12 22 £35,000 +10.23% 6
Oxfordshire -6 21 £31,500 -25.88% 3
Gatwick +13 19 £31,000 -17.33% 1
Crewe -8 19 £42,500 +36.00%

For the 6 months to 28 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 2508 (99.41%) .NET
2 2147 (85.10%) C#
3 1615 (64.01%) SQL Server
4 1421 (56.32%) SQL
5 1415 (56.08%) ASP.NET
6 1027 (40.71%) Agile Software Development
7 1003 (39.75%) HTML
8 986 (39.08%) JavaScript
9 965 (38.25%) MVC
10 894 (35.43%) Microsoft
11 855 (33.89%) CSS
12 569 (22.55%) ASP.NET MVC
13 508 (20.13%) jQuery
14 497 (19.70%) .NET Framework
15 462 (18.31%) VB
16 459 (18.19%) TDD
17 447 (17.72%) XML
18 444 (17.60%) Finance
19 435 (17.24%) Visual Studio
20 426 (16.88%) Web Development
21 418 (16.57%) Windows
22 401 (15.89%) WCF
23 389 (15.42%) T-SQL
24 385 (15.26%) Scrum
25 359 (14.23%) Degree
26 352 (13.95%) WinForms
27 349 (13.83%) Web Services
28 340 (13.48%) AngularJS
29 333 (13.20%) Team Foundation Server
30 329 (13.04%) WPF

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
1 150 (5.95%) SharePoint
2 89 (3.53%) IIS
3 79 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
4 55 (2.18%) CMS
5 50 (1.98%) Apache
6 44 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
7 26 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 24 (0.95%) SharePoint Server
9 18 (0.71%) SAS
10 17 (0.67%) Umbraco
11 16 (0.63%) Drupal
12 13 (0.52%) EPiServer
13 11 (0.44%) JBoss
14 10 (0.40%) MS Exchange
15 6 (0.24%) Tomcat
16 5 (0.20%) Apache Solr
17 4 (0.16%) nginx
17 4 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
17 4 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
17 4 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 151 (5.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 75 (2.97%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 15 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
4 11 (0.44%) SPSS
5 10 (0.40%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.12%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.079%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.040%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.040%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 104 (4.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.44%) 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 (0.079%) Markit EDM
8 2 (0.079%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.079%) Payment Gateway
8 2 (0.079%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.040%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 188 (7.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 63 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (1.55%) GitHub
4 33 (1.31%) SaaS
5 25 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
6 14 (0.55%) Azure Machine Learning
7 10 (0.40%) Google Analytics
8 9 (0.36%) Office 365
9 7 (0.28%) AWS Lambda
10 6 (0.24%) iTunes
10 6 (0.24%) Trello
11 5 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.20%) PaaS
12 4 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.16%) Google Play
13 3 (0.12%) Oracle Service Cloud
14 2 (0.079%) Dynamics 365
14 2 (0.079%) IaaS
15 1 (0.040%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 1 (0.040%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 49 (1.94%) Internet
2 28 (1.11%) Intranet
3 25 (0.99%) Broadband
4 22 (0.87%) DNS
5 19 (0.75%) ATM
6 14 (0.55%) TCP/IP
7 10 (0.40%) HTTP
8 8 (0.32%) DHCP
8 8 (0.32%) Firewall
9 6 (0.24%) SSL
10 3 (0.12%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (0.079%) Extranet
11 2 (0.079%) SAN
11 2 (0.079%) SMTP
11 2 (0.079%) VPN
12 1 (0.040%) Network Security
12 1 (0.040%) RIP
12 1 (0.040%) SMS
12 1 (0.040%) VoIP
12 1 (0.040%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1615 (64.01%) SQL Server
2 315 (12.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 268 (10.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 240 (9.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 190 (7.53%) MySQL
6 170 (6.74%) SQL Server 2014
7 156 (6.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 143 (5.67%) Relational Database
9 105 (4.16%) Data Warehouse
10 99 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 75 (2.97%) SQL Server 2016
12 64 (2.54%) NoSQL
13 61 (2.42%) SQL Server 2005
14 52 (2.06%) Power BI
15 45 (1.78%) Crystal Reports
16 35 (1.39%) MongoDB
17 34 (1.35%) MS Access
18 28 (1.11%) GIS
19 27 (1.07%) Big Data
20 25 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 435 (17.24%) Visual Studio
2 333 (13.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 171 (6.78%) Git (software)
4 151 (5.98%) NUnit
5 145 (5.75%) Subversion
6 71 (2.81%) Rhino Mocks
7 69 (2.73%) JIRA
8 65 (2.58%) Selenium
9 54 (2.14%) MSBuild
10 50 (1.98%) Moq
11 46 (1.82%) MSTest
12 43 (1.70%) JSUnit
13 35 (1.39%) Jenkins
14 33 (1.31%) Bitbucket
15 28 (1.11%) SoapUI
16 27 (1.07%) SpecFlow
17 25 (0.99%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
18 23 (0.91%) Octopus Deploy
19 21 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
20 20 (0.79%) WiX
General
1 444 (17.60%) Finance
2 91 (3.61%) Retail
3 66 (2.62%) Games
4 61 (2.42%) Banking
5 56 (2.22%) Manufacturing
6 46 (1.82%) Advertising
7 37 (1.47%) Telecoms
8 35 (1.39%) Legal
9 31 (1.23%) Electronics
10 28 (1.11%) Automotive
11 25 (0.99%) Financial Institution
12 21 (0.83%) Marketing
13 16 (0.63%) Law
14 15 (0.59%) Music Industry
14 15 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
15 13 (0.52%) Back Office
16 5 (0.20%) Investment Banking
17 4 (0.16%) Local Government
18 3 (0.12%) Aerospace
19 2 (0.079%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2066 (81.89%) Developer
2 1430 (56.68%) .NET Developer
3 770 (30.52%) C# Developer
4 635 (25.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 505 (20.02%) VB.NET Developer
6 397 (15.74%) Software Developer
7 359 (14.23%) SQL Developer
8 328 (13.00%) ASP.NET Developer
9 292 (11.57%) .NET Software Developer
10 281 (11.14%) C# VB.NET Developer
11 275 (10.90%) Senior Developer
12 199 (7.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 183 (7.25%) C# Software Developer
14 174 (6.90%) Web Developer
15 161 (6.38%) Junior
16 151 (5.98%) Junior Developer
17 146 (5.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 143 (5.67%) Senior .NET Developer
19 115 (4.56%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
20 114 (4.52%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2508 (99.41%) .NET
2 1415 (56.08%) ASP.NET
3 1003 (39.75%) HTML
4 855 (33.89%) CSS
5 569 (22.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 508 (20.13%) jQuery
7 497 (19.70%) .NET Framework
8 447 (17.72%) XML
9 401 (15.89%) WCF
10 352 (13.95%) WinForms
11 349 (13.83%) Web Services
12 340 (13.48%) AngularJS
13 329 (13.04%) WPF
14 298 (11.81%) HTML5
15 285 (11.30%) ASP.NET Web API
16 266 (10.54%) Ajax
17 247 (9.79%) Entity Framework
18 200 (7.93%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 189 (7.49%) LINQ
20 168 (6.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 203 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
2 167 (6.62%) Computer Science
3 135 (5.35%) Greenfield Project
4 87 (3.45%) Mobile App
5 80 (3.17%) Fintech
6 69 (2.73%) Client/Server
7 66 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
8 57 (2.26%) User Experience
9 46 (1.82%) Management Information System
10 38 (1.51%) iPad
11 34 (1.35%) N-Tier
12 32 (1.27%) Tandem
13 27 (1.07%) Credit Risk
14 21 (0.83%) Hedge funds
15 19 (0.75%) NHS
16 17 (0.67%) AS400
17 15 (0.59%) FMCG
18 11 (0.44%) Algorithms
18 11 (0.44%) iSeries
19 8 (0.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 418 (16.57%) Windows
2 122 (4.84%) Android
3 109 (4.32%) Apple iOS
4 68 (2.70%) Linux
5 39 (1.55%) Windows Server
6 26 (1.03%) Unix
7 16 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
8 12 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (0.40%) Solaris
9 10 (0.40%) Windows 8
9 10 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (0.32%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (0.12%) CentOS
12 3 (0.12%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.12%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.079%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.079%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.040%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1027 (40.71%) Agile Software Development
2 965 (38.25%) MVC
3 459 (18.19%) TDD
4 426 (16.88%) Web Development
5 385 (15.26%) Scrum
6 274 (10.86%) Software Engineering
7 267 (10.58%) Unit Testing
8 265 (10.50%) OO
9 242 (9.59%) SDLC
10 238 (9.43%) Web Application Development
11 211 (8.36%) Continuous Integration
12 204 (8.09%) BDD
13 199 (7.89%) CRM
14 186 (7.37%) Business Intelligence
15 164 (6.50%) SOLID
16 158 (6.26%) Mentoring
17 143 (5.67%) E-Commerce
18 142 (5.63%) OOP
19 128 (5.07%) Project Management
20 127 (5.03%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2147 (85.10%) C#
2 1421 (56.32%) SQL
3 986 (39.08%) JavaScript
4 462 (18.31%) VB
5 389 (15.42%) T-SQL
6 216 (8.56%) Java
7 117 (4.64%) VB6
8 113 (4.48%) PHP
9 96 (3.80%) C++
10 93 (3.69%) C
11 92 (3.65%) VBA
12 65 (2.58%) Ruby
13 58 (2.30%) PowerShell
14 55 (2.18%) Python
15 44 (1.74%) VBScript
16 32 (1.27%) R
17 26 (1.03%) PL/SQL
18 16 (0.63%) TypeScript
19 15 (0.59%) RPG
19 15 (0.59%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 359 (14.23%) Degree
2 72 (2.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 63 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 41 (1.63%) Security Cleared
5 28 (1.11%) ISEB
5 28 (1.11%) SC Cleared
6 26 (1.03%) ISTQB
7 25 (0.99%) MCP
8 12 (0.48%) MCPD
8 12 (0.48%) MCTS
9 10 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 9 (0.36%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 6 (0.24%) MCITP
11 6 (0.24%) Postgraduate
12 4 (0.16%) ISEB Practitioner
12 4 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.16%) MCSD
13 3 (0.12%) DBS Check
13 3 (0.12%) IRCA
13 3 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (5.63%) QA
2 23 (0.91%) PCI DSS
3 22 (0.87%) SEPA
4 21 (0.83%) Basel III
5 19 (0.75%) SLA
6 14 (0.55%) 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 (0.079%) HL7
11 2 (0.079%) ISO 8583
11 2 (0.079%) PMO
12 1 (0.040%) DICOM
12 1 (0.040%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 21 (0.83%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.32%) vSphere
3 5 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.12%) DFS Replication
4 3 (0.12%) Docker
4 3 (0.12%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.079%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.079%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.040%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 28 (1.11%) Opsview
2 15 (0.59%) 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%) WSUS
7 2 (0.079%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (0.079%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.079%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
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
1 894 (35.43%) Microsoft
2 234 (9.27%) Oracle
3 56 (2.22%) Xamarin
4 31 (1.23%) SAP
5 30 (1.19%) Splunk
6 29 (1.15%) IBM
7 28 (1.11%) Google
8 25 (0.99%) Telerik
9 24 (0.95%) Perforce
10 19 (0.75%) Sage
11 17 (0.67%) Tableau
12 15 (0.59%) DevExpress
13 14 (0.55%) Hortonworks
14 13 (0.52%) Sybase
15 12 (0.48%) ESRI
15 12 (0.48%) VMware
16 11 (0.44%) Mapinfo
17 9 (0.36%) Apigee
17 9 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
18 8 (0.32%) Apple
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tarporley, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Rochester, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Ashton-Under-Lyne, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Free Parking
Posted: 22 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £35k + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum plus bonus & bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Chalfont St. Giles, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum Excellent Training, Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lancaster, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Staff Finda ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Bupa
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Russell King Associates
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday