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 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)
Worcestershire / Worcester
Rank 22 20 9
Rank change year-on-year -2 -11  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 16 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 10.39% 5.00% 15.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.02% 12.70% 25.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 14
Median salary £42,500 £38,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.67% +10.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,500 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,250 £47,000
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 advertised in Worcester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Worcester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 94 63 59
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcester 61.04% 39.38% 62.77%
Number of salaries quoted 94 60 55
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.76% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £41,750
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in Worcester

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

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 across the Worcester region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (88.00%) C#
3 18 (72.00%) HTML
3 18 (72.00%) CSS
4 17 (68.00%) JavaScript
5 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET
6 12 (48.00%) SQL
6 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (44.00%) Time Management
8 9 (36.00%) .NET Framework
8 9 (36.00%) jQuery
8 9 (36.00%) MVC
9 8 (32.00%) Scrum
9 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
9 8 (32.00%) Web Development
9 8 (32.00%) SDLC
10 7 (28.00%) Web Services
10 7 (28.00%) Internet
11 6 (24.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (24.00%) Entity Framework
11 6 (24.00%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (20.00%) GitHub
12 5 (20.00%) Bitbucket
12 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET Core
12 5 (20.00%) XML
12 5 (20.00%) VB
12 5 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
12 5 (20.00%) MVVM
12 5 (20.00%) JIRA

VB.NET
Top Related 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 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (20.00%) GitHub
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Internet
2 2 (8.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (20.00%) Bitbucket
1 5 (20.00%) JIRA
2 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Software Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Development Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Junior
4 4 (16.00%) Junior Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Software Development Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Software Manager
5 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (12.00%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Graduate
6 2 (8.00%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Junior .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Junior Web Developer
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Developer
6 2 (8.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (72.00%) CSS
2 18 (72.00%) HTML
3 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (36.00%) .NET Framework
4 9 (36.00%) jQuery
5 7 (28.00%) Web Services
6 6 (24.00%) Entity Framework
6 6 (24.00%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (24.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET Core
7 5 (20.00%) XML
8 2 (8.00%) XSLT
9 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) Time Management
3 9 (36.00%) MVC
4 8 (32.00%) Scrum
4 8 (32.00%) SDLC
4 8 (32.00%) Web Development
5 5 (20.00%) MVVM
6 3 (12.00%) Case Management
6 3 (12.00%) Line Management
7 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
7 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Migration
7 2 (8.00%) Project Management
7 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.00%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Web Application Development
8 1 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) C#
2 17 (68.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (48.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.00%) VB
5 4 (16.00%) VB6
6 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle