Period
to 8 December 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and a requirement for VB.NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB.NET over the 6 months to 8 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
8 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 380 267 233
Rank change year-on-year -113 -34 -10
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 182 39 57
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.62% 0.44% 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.11% 0.70% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 174 34 57
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,375 £38,750
25th Percentile £33,188 £37,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £46,250 £43,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.11% +6.32% +3.57%
75th Percentile £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,625 £52,500
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.11% +11.76% -

VB.NET is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 16,446 5,532 4,587
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 56.38% 63.11% 60.17%
Number of salaries quoted 13,407 5,045 4,094
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,750
25th Percentile £45,144 £42,500 £41,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £71,250 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £83,750 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +2.94%

VB.NET
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing VB.NET as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

VB.NET trend for jobs with a WFH option

VB.NET
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing VB.NET.

VB.NET salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

VB.NET
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing VB.NET over the 6 months to 8 December 2021.

VB.NET salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 8 December 2021, VB.NET job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for VB.NET.

1 182 (100.00%) .NET
2 173 (95.05%) C#
3 128 (70.33%) SQL
4 109 (59.89%) Agile Software Development
5 102 (56.04%) T-SQL
6 91 (50.00%) .NET Core
7 88 (48.35%) SQL Server
8 87 (47.80%) Finance
9 71 (39.01%) Software Engineering
9 71 (39.01%) AWS
9 71 (39.01%) Kubernetes
10 66 (36.26%) Docker
10 66 (36.26%) JavaScript
11 65 (35.71%) Linux
12 63 (34.62%) Infrastructure as Code
13 60 (32.97%) ASP.NET
14 57 (31.32%) Microsoft
15 51 (28.02%) MVC
16 49 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
17 43 (23.63%) jQuery
18 41 (22.53%) Scrum
19 37 (20.33%) Web Services
20 33 (18.13%) XML
20 33 (18.13%) Social Skills
21 32 (17.58%) CSS
22 29 (15.93%) Windows
22 29 (15.93%) AngularJS
22 29 (15.93%) Degree
22 29 (15.93%) Problem-Solving
23 28 (15.38%) SaaS

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 8 (4.40%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.55%) Apache
3 1 (0.55%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.55%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (8.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.65%) EngageOne
3 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 71 (39.01%) AWS
2 28 (15.38%) SaaS
3 22 (12.09%) Power Platform
4 13 (7.14%) Azure
5 7 (3.85%) GCP
6 3 (1.65%) GitHub
7 2 (1.10%) Amazon EKS
7 2 (1.10%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.10%) AWS CodeCommit
7 2 (1.10%) AWS CodePipeline
7 2 (1.10%) Azure Pipelines
7 2 (1.10%) IaaS
7 2 (1.10%) OpenShift
7 2 (1.10%) PaaS
8 1 (0.55%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 1 (0.55%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.59%) Intranet
2 2 (1.10%) Firewall
2 2 (1.10%) IPv4
2 2 (1.10%) LAN
2 2 (1.10%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (48.35%) SQL Server
2 28 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (14.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (12.09%) Power BI
4 22 (12.09%) Relational Database
5 16 (8.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (8.79%) SQL Server 2019
6 13 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (3.85%) MySQL
8 5 (2.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.65%) Adabas
9 3 (1.65%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.65%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.10%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.55%) DTS
11 1 (0.55%) MS Access
11 1 (0.55%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 25 (13.74%) Git (software)
2 20 (10.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (3.85%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.65%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.65%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.65%) JIRA
5 2 (1.10%) GitLab
5 2 (1.10%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.55%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 87 (47.80%) Finance
2 33 (18.13%) Social Skills
3 24 (13.19%) Manufacturing
4 22 (12.09%) Retail
5 19 (10.44%) Electronics
5 19 (10.44%) Marketing
5 19 (10.44%) Public Sector
5 19 (10.44%) Telecoms
6 14 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (7.69%) Automotive
6 14 (7.69%) Publishing
7 5 (2.75%) Organisational Skills
8 3 (1.65%) Law
9 2 (1.10%) Banking
Job Titles
1 150 (82.42%) Developer
2 72 (39.56%) C# Developer
3 63 (34.62%) .NET Developer
4 49 (26.92%) Software Developer
5 34 (18.68%) .NET Software Developer
6 19 (10.44%) Analyst
7 14 (7.69%) VB.NET Developer
8 12 (6.59%) Data Analyst
9 9 (4.95%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (3.30%) Senior Developer
11 6 (3.30%) SQL Developer
12 5 (2.75%) C# VB.NET Developer
12 5 (2.75%) IAM Developer
12 5 (2.75%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
13 4 (2.20%) Access Developer
13 4 (2.20%) Angular Developer
13 4 (2.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 4 (2.20%) Identity Management Developer
13 4 (2.20%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (100.00%) .NET
2 91 (50.00%) .NET Core
3 60 (32.97%) ASP.NET
4 43 (23.63%) jQuery
5 37 (20.33%) Web Services
6 33 (18.13%) XML
7 32 (17.58%) CSS
8 29 (15.93%) AngularJS
9 26 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 26 (14.29%) WCF
10 25 (13.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 25 (13.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 22 (12.09%) JSON
12 20 (10.99%) Blazor
12 20 (10.99%) React
13 19 (10.44%) HTML
14 18 (9.89%) Vue.js
15 17 (9.34%) .NET Framework
15 17 (9.34%) RESTful
16 16 (8.79%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.99%) Self-Motivation
2 19 (10.44%) User Experience
3 18 (9.89%) Greenfield Project
4 17 (9.34%) e-Health
4 17 (9.34%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (7.69%) FMCG
6 8 (4.40%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.75%) Legacy Systems
8 2 (1.10%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.10%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.10%) Reference Data
8 2 (1.10%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.55%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.55%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.55%) NHS
9 1 (0.55%) Raspberry Pi
9 1 (0.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 65 (35.71%) Linux
2 29 (15.93%) Windows
3 3 (1.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (59.89%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (39.01%) Software Engineering
3 63 (34.62%) Infrastructure as Code
4 51 (28.02%) MVC
5 49 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
6 41 (22.53%) Scrum
7 29 (15.93%) Problem-Solving
8 28 (15.38%) Mentoring
9 26 (14.29%) SDLC
10 22 (12.09%) Data Privacy
11 21 (11.54%) Computer Science
11 21 (11.54%) Customer Requirements
12 19 (10.44%) Digital Marketing
12 19 (10.44%) Full Stack Development
12 19 (10.44%) Programme Management
12 19 (10.44%) TDD
13 17 (9.34%) E-Procurement
14 16 (8.79%) DevOps
15 15 (8.24%) Translating Business Requirements
16 14 (7.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 173 (95.05%) C#
2 128 (70.33%) SQL
3 102 (56.04%) T-SQL
4 66 (36.26%) JavaScript
5 24 (13.19%) Java
6 17 (9.34%) VBA
6 17 (9.34%) XAML
7 12 (6.59%) PowerShell
8 8 (4.40%) VB
9 6 (3.30%) C
9 6 (3.30%) C++
10 5 (2.75%) Python
11 4 (2.20%) PHP
11 4 (2.20%) VBScript
12 3 (1.65%) COBOL
12 3 (1.65%) Natural
12 3 (1.65%) PL/1
13 2 (1.10%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.10%) Ruby
13 2 (1.10%) VB6
Qualifications
1 29 (15.93%) Degree
2 19 (10.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.65%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.55%) HND
4 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (12.09%) QA
2 3 (1.65%) Accessibility
3 1 (0.55%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.55%) GDPR
System Software
1 66 (36.26%) Docker
2 5 (2.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 71 (39.01%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.75%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (1.10%) Ansible
3 2 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.10%) Puppet
3 2 (1.10%) SCCM
3 2 (1.10%) Terraform
4 1 (0.55%) WMI
Vendors
1 57 (31.32%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.99%) Xamarin
3 19 (10.44%) Oracle
3 19 (10.44%) SAP
4 5 (2.75%) Google
4 5 (2.75%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.10%) Alibaba
5 2 (1.10%) IBM
6 1 (0.55%) ABBYY
6 1 (0.55%) Databricks
6 1 (0.55%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.55%) UiPath