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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
UK
Rank 211 188 136
Rank change year-on-year -23 -52  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 1360 1833 2354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.60% 1.77% 2.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.94% 3.44% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1207 1618 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 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  

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 46232 53254 53714
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 54.43% 51.56% 50.57%
Number of salaries quoted 39302 45895 45662
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 25 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 25 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 1252 £40,000 +6.66% 173
South East +20 341 £42,500 +13.33% 50
London -2 241 £50,000 - 22
West Midlands +11 168 £40,000 +14.28% 32
North West +6 149 £37,500 +7.14% 18
East of England -39 107 £38,500 +2.66% 13
Surrey +73 105 £53,000 +41.33% 9
Manchester +7 97 £35,000 -4.10% 9
South West -42 84 £34,000 -9.33% 10
Yorkshire -28 77 £40,000 +15.10% 12
East Midlands -34 73 £42,500 +16.43% 13
Birmingham +16 50 £36,500 +15.87% 14
Staffordshire +3 50 £40,000 +6.66% 7
West Yorkshire +9 49 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Scotland +7 44 £31,500 -16.00% 2
Kent +27 43 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Berkshire +11 42 £36,250 -14.70% 8
Reigate +43 41 £55,000 +46.66% 4
Hertfordshire +25 41 £40,000 -5.88% 3
West Sussex +24 39 £42,500 +70.00% 7
Buckinghamshire +4 39 £42,500 +8.28% 3
Glasgow +45 37 £31,500 -10.00% 1
Northamptonshire +2 35 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Bristol -10 35 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Northampton +11 33 £42,500 +3.03% 2
Leeds -7 30 £39,000 +12.23% 2
Cheshire 0 29 £40,000 +19.40% 6
Essex -22 29 £45,000 +28.57% 4
City of London +53 28 £47,500 - 4
East Sussex +13 28 £33,500 -25.55% 2

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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 2785 (99.54%) .NET
2 2306 (82.42%) C#
3 1778 (63.55%) SQL Server
4 1696 (60.61%) ASP.NET
5 1513 (54.07%) SQL
6 1160 (41.46%) JavaScript
7 1135 (40.56%) HTML
8 1129 (40.35%) MVC
9 1106 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
10 995 (35.56%) CSS
11 944 (33.74%) Microsoft
12 671 (23.98%) ASP.NET MVC
13 593 (21.19%) .NET Framework
13 593 (21.19%) jQuery
14 538 (19.23%) VB
15 535 (19.12%) XML
16 487 (17.41%) T-SQL
17 485 (17.33%) TDD
18 476 (17.01%) Finance
19 473 (16.90%) Scrum
20 468 (16.73%) Windows
21 464 (16.58%) WCF
22 451 (16.12%) Web Development
23 435 (15.55%) MS Excel
24 426 (15.23%) Web Services
25 382 (13.65%) Visual Studio
26 378 (13.51%) WinForms
27 352 (12.58%) Team Foundation Server
28 336 (12.01%) Degree
29 332 (11.87%) 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
1 192 (6.86%) SharePoint
2 96 (3.43%) IIS
3 81 (2.89%) BizTalk Server
4 58 (2.07%) SharePoint 2013
5 48 (1.72%) CMS
6 44 (1.57%) Apache
7 38 (1.36%) SharePoint Server
8 22 (0.79%) SAS
9 17 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 14 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
11 11 (0.39%) 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%) WordPress
16 6 (0.21%) EPiServer
17 5 (0.18%) nginx
18 4 (0.14%) Sitecore CMS
19 3 (0.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 435 (15.55%) MS Excel
2 57 (2.04%) MS Office
3 19 (0.68%) Photoshop
4 16 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
4 16 (0.57%) 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 (0.071%) 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 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 38 (1.36%) 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 (0.071%) Infor CRM
8 2 (0.071%) Markit EDM
8 2 (0.071%) nopCommerce
8 2 (0.071%) OpenText MBPM
8 2 (0.071%) OpenText Process Suite
8 2 (0.071%) Payment Gateway
8 2 (0.071%) Sage 1000
8 2 (0.071%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 112 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (0.93%) GitHub
4 21 (0.75%) SaaS
5 16 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (0.32%) Office 365
7 6 (0.21%) 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 (0.071%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.071%) Azure Machine Learning
10 2 (0.071%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.071%) IaaS
11 1 (0.036%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.036%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 70 (2.50%) Internet
2 32 (1.14%) HTTP
3 31 (1.11%) Intranet
4 26 (0.93%) DNS
5 17 (0.61%) Firewall
5 17 (0.61%) SSL
6 14 (0.50%) Broadband
7 10 (0.36%) SMTP
7 10 (0.36%) TCP/IP
8 7 (0.25%) Network Security
9 6 (0.21%) DHCP
9 6 (0.21%) Wireshark
10 5 (0.18%) Extranet
10 5 (0.18%) RIP
11 2 (0.071%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.071%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.036%) Cisco ICM
12 1 (0.036%) FTP
12 1 (0.036%) IPv4
12 1 (0.036%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1778 (63.55%) SQL Server
2 311 (11.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 258 (9.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 252 (9.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 206 (7.36%) SQL Server 2014
6 154 (5.50%) MySQL
7 150 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 130 (4.65%) Relational Database
9 88 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
10 68 (2.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 65 (2.32%) NoSQL
12 57 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
13 51 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
14 47 (1.68%) MS Access
15 43 (1.54%) SQL Server 2016
16 33 (1.18%) QlikView
17 29 (1.04%) MongoDB
18 25 (0.89%) BusinessObjects
19 24 (0.86%) Oracle Database
20 23 (0.82%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 382 (13.65%) Visual Studio
2 352 (12.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 180 (6.43%) Git (software)
4 137 (4.90%) NUnit
5 117 (4.18%) Subversion
6 96 (3.43%) Rhino Mocks
7 75 (2.68%) Moq
8 52 (1.86%) Selenium
9 50 (1.79%) MSTest
10 35 (1.25%) MSBuild
11 33 (1.18%) Bitbucket
11 33 (1.18%) JIRA
12 26 (0.93%) Octopus Deploy
13 24 (0.86%) SoapUI
14 23 (0.82%) JSUnit
14 23 (0.82%) SpecFlow
15 22 (0.79%) Grunt
16 20 (0.71%) gulp
17 17 (0.61%) TeamCity
18 15 (0.54%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 476 (17.01%) Finance
2 69 (2.47%) Telecoms
3 66 (2.36%) Games
4 62 (2.22%) Advertising
5 58 (2.07%) Law
5 58 (2.07%) Manufacturing
6 52 (1.86%) Retail
7 49 (1.75%) Banking
8 46 (1.64%) Marketing
9 35 (1.25%) Legal
10 25 (0.89%) Automotive
11 18 (0.64%) Back Office
11 18 (0.64%) Financial Institution
12 17 (0.61%) Electronics
13 14 (0.50%) Music Industry
14 11 (0.39%) 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 2315 (82.74%) Developer
2 1536 (54.90%) .NET Developer
3 784 (28.02%) C# Developer
4 635 (22.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 515 (18.41%) VB.NET Developer
6 416 (14.87%) Software Developer
7 348 (12.44%) ASP.NET Developer
7 348 (12.44%) Senior Developer
8 322 (11.51%) SQL Developer
9 260 (9.29%) .NET Software Developer
10 232 (8.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 215 (7.68%) C# VB.NET Developer
12 181 (6.47%) Web Developer
13 176 (6.29%) Senior .NET Developer
14 159 (5.68%) C# Software Developer
15 155 (5.54%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
16 144 (5.15%) Junior
17 143 (5.11%) Applications Developer
18 130 (4.65%) Junior Developer
19 120 (4.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2785 (99.54%) .NET
2 1696 (60.61%) ASP.NET
3 1135 (40.56%) HTML
4 995 (35.56%) CSS
5 671 (23.98%) ASP.NET MVC
6 593 (21.19%) .NET Framework
6 593 (21.19%) jQuery
7 535 (19.12%) XML
8 464 (16.58%) WCF
9 426 (15.23%) Web Services
10 378 (13.51%) WinForms
11 332 (11.87%) AngularJS
12 329 (11.76%) WPF
13 324 (11.58%) Ajax
14 311 (11.12%) ASP.NET Web API
15 301 (10.76%) HTML5
16 288 (10.29%) Entity Framework
17 266 (9.51%) LINQ
18 233 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 231 (8.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 262 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
2 164 (5.86%) Computer Science
3 126 (4.50%) Mobile App
4 76 (2.72%) Client/Server
5 73 (2.61%) User Experience
6 67 (2.39%) Management Information System
7 63 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
8 52 (1.86%) Tandem
9 45 (1.61%) iPad
10 34 (1.22%) N-Tier
11 29 (1.04%) Fintech
12 25 (0.89%) Credit Risk
13 24 (0.86%) Hedge funds
14 12 (0.43%) AS400
14 12 (0.43%) Driving Licence
15 11 (0.39%) Algorithms
16 10 (0.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 9 (0.32%) Data Centre
17 9 (0.32%) NHS
18 8 (0.29%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 468 (16.73%) Windows
2 105 (3.75%) Apple iOS
3 88 (3.15%) Android
4 77 (2.75%) Linux
5 49 (1.75%) Windows Server
6 46 (1.64%) Unix
7 18 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (0.57%) 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 (0.071%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.071%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1129 (40.35%) MVC
2 1106 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
3 485 (17.33%) TDD
4 473 (16.90%) Scrum
5 451 (16.12%) Web Development
6 304 (10.86%) OO
7 287 (10.26%) SDLC
8 278 (9.94%) Software Engineering
9 246 (8.79%) Web Application Development
10 231 (8.26%) Unit Testing
11 207 (7.40%) BDD
12 186 (6.65%) Mentoring
13 170 (6.08%) Continuous Integration
14 166 (5.93%) CRM
15 143 (5.11%) E-Commerce
16 142 (5.08%) OOP
17 141 (5.04%) Business Intelligence
18 140 (5.00%) SOLID
19 139 (4.97%) Kanban
20 133 (4.75%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2306 (82.42%) C#
2 1513 (54.07%) SQL
3 1160 (41.46%) JavaScript
4 538 (19.23%) VB
5 487 (17.41%) T-SQL
6 248 (8.86%) Java
7 150 (5.36%) VBA
8 128 (4.57%) C++
9 125 (4.47%) VB6
10 110 (3.93%) PHP
11 81 (2.89%) C
11 81 (2.89%) PowerShell
12 55 (1.97%) Ruby
13 45 (1.61%) VBScript
14 39 (1.39%) PL/SQL
15 35 (1.25%) Python
16 29 (1.04%) TypeScript
17 22 (0.79%) XAML
18 18 (0.64%) R
19 16 (0.57%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 336 (12.01%) Degree
2 92 (3.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 48 (1.72%) Security Cleared
4 27 (0.96%) ISTQB
4 27 (0.96%) MCTS
4 27 (0.96%) SC Cleared
5 24 (0.86%) ISEB
6 22 (0.79%) MCP
7 20 (0.71%) MCITP
8 14 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (0.43%) CREST Certified
10 11 (0.39%) CHECK Team Leader
11 10 (0.36%) MCSD
12 8 (0.29%) HND
13 6 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 6 (0.21%) 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
1 150 (5.36%) QA
2 28 (1.00%) SLA
3 21 (0.75%) Basel III
4 11 (0.39%) HL7
5 7 (0.25%) 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 (1.29%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.29%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.21%) vSphere
5 3 (0.11%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.071%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.071%) XenApp
7 1 (0.036%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (0.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 10 (0.36%) Puppet
3 6 (0.21%) Ansible
3 6 (0.21%) 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
1 944 (33.74%) Microsoft
2 191 (6.83%) Oracle
3 48 (1.72%) SAP
4 40 (1.43%) LexisNexis
5 35 (1.25%) Xamarin
6 28 (1.00%) Telerik
7 26 (0.93%) IBM
8 24 (0.86%) Perforce
9 22 (0.79%) Sitecore
10 21 (0.75%) Google
10 21 (0.75%) VMware
11 20 (0.71%) Tableau
12 18 (0.64%) DevExpress
12 18 (0.64%) Sage
13 13 (0.46%) Nintex
13 13 (0.46%) Twitter
14 12 (0.43%) Adobe
15 10 (0.36%) Red Hat
15 10 (0.36%) Sybase
16 9 (0.32%) Citrix
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: DOE
Posted: 16 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Winsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sevenoaks, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits including car
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 26 days holiday, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 34k plus benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
North London
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits, progression & training
Posted: 15 hours ago
Matlock, Derbyshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000 + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £53000 per annum + Plus 10% Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: €25000 - €30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Full package on offer
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago