The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcester 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Worcestershire / Worcester
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 22 17
Rank change year-on-year +9 -5  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 10 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 10.00% 7.93% 11.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.67% 14.13% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 17
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
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 advertised in Worcester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Worcester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 60 92 97
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcester 60.00% 56.10% 65.99%
Number of salaries quoted 57 83 88
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcester 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 Worcester

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Worcester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET in Worcester.

Salary trend for VB.NET in Worcester

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Worcester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in Worcester over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in Worcester

For the 6 months to 24 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 across the Worcester region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (73.08%) JavaScript
3 18 (69.23%) C#
3 18 (69.23%) HTML
3 18 (69.23%) CSS
4 16 (61.54%) ASP.NET
5 14 (53.85%) .NET Framework
6 13 (50.00%) Web Development
7 12 (46.15%) jQuery
8 11 (42.31%) Entity Framework
8 11 (42.31%) Web Services
8 11 (42.31%) SQL
9 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
10 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (30.77%) SDLC
11 7 (26.92%) Ajax
11 7 (26.92%) Time Management
11 7 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (26.92%) MVC
11 7 (26.92%) VB
11 7 (26.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
13 4 (15.38%) Windows
13 4 (15.38%) Linux
13 4 (15.38%) XML
13 4 (15.38%) Scrum
13 4 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (15.38%) Degree
13 4 (15.38%) VB6
14 3 (11.54%) JIRA

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcester 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (11.54%) GitHub
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (11.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (26.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (11.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (11.54%) Bitbucket
2 3 (11.54%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (11.54%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Developer
2 13 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (26.92%) .NET Web Developer
3 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Web Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Development Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Software Development Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Software Manager
5 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Junior
5 3 (11.54%) Junior Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Systems Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Junior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Graduate
7 1 (3.85%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.85%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (69.23%) CSS
2 18 (69.23%) HTML
3 16 (61.54%) ASP.NET
4 14 (53.85%) .NET Framework
5 12 (46.15%) jQuery
6 11 (42.31%) Entity Framework
6 11 (42.31%) Web Services
7 7 (26.92%) Ajax
8 4 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (15.38%) XML
9 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Core
9 3 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
10 1 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
1 3 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Web Development
2 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) SDLC
3 7 (26.92%) MVC
3 7 (26.92%) Time Management
4 4 (15.38%) Scrum
5 3 (11.54%) Line Management
5 3 (11.54%) MVVM
6 1 (3.85%) Case Management
6 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.85%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Migration
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Software Delivery
6 1 (3.85%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) JavaScript
2 18 (69.23%) C#
3 11 (42.31%) SQL
4 7 (26.92%) VB
5 4 (15.38%) VB6
6 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle