The first table below looks at the demand for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 59 74 29
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -45
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 54 19 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.22% 1.56% 7.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.55% 3.67% 13.39%
Number of salaries quoted 50 18 60
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £36,750 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Programming Languages Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
715 518 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 55.86% 42.60% 55.93%
Number of salaries quoted 567 446 411
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB.NET
South East

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Kent

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Kent

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Kent region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Kent

VB.NET
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Kent region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone -23 7 £24,000 -40.00% 4
Dartford - 7 £47,500 - 2
Tunbridge Wells -18 6 £50,000 +11.11%
Sittingbourne - 5 £45,000 - 1
Tonbridge - 3 £42,500 -
West Malling - 1 £37,500 -
VB.NET
South East

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing VB.NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.NET.

1 126 (100.00%) .NET
2 94 (74.60%) SQL Server
3 70 (55.56%) C#
3 70 (55.56%) SQL
4 67 (53.17%) ASP.NET
5 48 (38.10%) MVC
5 48 (38.10%) HTML
6 47 (37.30%) JavaScript
7 45 (35.71%) CSS
7 45 (35.71%) Windows
8 31 (24.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 28 (22.22%) .NET Framework
10 27 (21.43%) Degree
10 27 (21.43%) Microsoft
11 26 (20.63%) T-SQL
12 25 (19.84%) WinForms
13 24 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 24 (19.05%) SOA
13 24 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 23 (18.25%) Scrum
15 22 (17.46%) Business Intelligence
16 21 (16.67%) VPN
16 21 (16.67%) DNS
16 21 (16.67%) Clustering
16 21 (16.67%) Security Management
16 21 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 21 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
16 21 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 20 (15.87%) TDD
17 20 (15.87%) Firewall

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing VB.NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (15.08%) IIS
2 11 (8.73%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.79%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.79%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.97%) MS Office
3 1 (0.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.17%) Oracle CRM
2 3 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (16.67%) VPN
1 21 (16.67%) DNS
2 20 (15.87%) Firewall
3 18 (14.29%) SAN
3 18 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
3 18 (14.29%) iSCSI
4 7 (5.56%) DMZ
4 7 (5.56%) DHCP
4 7 (5.56%) HTTP
5 3 (2.38%) Internet
6 1 (0.79%) CTI
6 1 (0.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (74.60%) SQL Server
2 31 (24.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 21 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 18 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (13.49%) SQL Server 2005
7 15 (11.90%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (6.35%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.56%) Fiddler
2 7 (5.56%) ReSharper
3 2 (1.59%) Maven
General
1 9 (7.14%) Finance
2 6 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.59%) Retail
4 1 (0.79%) Law
4 1 (0.79%) Advertising
4 1 (0.79%) Publishing
4 1 (0.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 93 (73.81%) Developer
2 66 (52.38%) .NET Developer
3 23 (18.25%) DBA
3 23 (18.25%) SQL DBA
3 23 (18.25%) SQL Server DBA
4 11 (8.73%) VB.NET Developer
5 10 (7.94%) Programmer
6 9 (7.14%) Junior Developer
6 9 (7.14%) SQL Developer
6 9 (7.14%) Junior
6 9 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.35%) Software Engineer
7 8 (6.35%) C# Developer
7 8 (6.35%) Senior .NET Developer
8 7 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (5.56%) Architect
8 7 (5.56%) Applications Developer
9 6 (4.76%) Technical Architect
9 6 (4.76%) .NET Programmer
9 6 (4.76%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (100.00%) .NET
2 67 (53.17%) ASP.NET
3 48 (38.10%) HTML
4 45 (35.71%) CSS
5 28 (22.22%) .NET Framework
6 25 (19.84%) WinForms
7 21 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 17 (13.49%) WCF
9 16 (12.70%) WPF
10 14 (11.11%) jQuery
11 12 (9.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 12 (9.52%) AngularJS
12 11 (8.73%) XML
13 10 (7.94%) REST
14 9 (7.14%) WF
15 8 (6.35%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (6.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 8 (6.35%) ASP.NET Web API
16 7 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 7 (5.56%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.67%) Clustering
2 18 (14.29%) Replication
2 18 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (8.73%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.17%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.59%) Social Media
6 1 (0.79%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 45 (35.71%) Windows
2 18 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (7.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (4.76%) Windows 8
4 6 (4.76%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (38.10%) MVC
2 24 (19.05%) SOA
3 23 (18.25%) Scrum
4 22 (17.46%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (16.67%) Security Management
5 21 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
6 20 (15.87%) TDD
7 18 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (11.90%) Workflow
9 12 (9.52%) Process Management
10 10 (7.94%) Software Engineering
11 8 (6.35%) OOD
11 8 (6.35%) OO
11 8 (6.35%) Project Planning
11 8 (6.35%) Kanban
12 7 (5.56%) Data Protection
12 7 (5.56%) CRM
12 7 (5.56%) ITIL
13 6 (4.76%) Network Design
14 5 (3.97%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 70 (55.56%) C#
1 70 (55.56%) SQL
2 47 (37.30%) JavaScript
3 26 (20.63%) T-SQL
4 18 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 17 (13.49%) VB
6 7 (5.56%) TypeScript
7 5 (3.97%) PL/SQL
8 4 (3.17%) VBA
9 3 (2.38%) VB6
10 2 (1.59%) Java
Qualifications
1 27 (21.43%) Degree
2 14 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.59%) MCP
3 2 (1.59%) MCAD
3 2 (1.59%) MCSD
3 2 (1.59%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 12 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 12 (9.52%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 27 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.32%) Oracle
3 1 (0.79%) Sitecore
3 1 (0.79%) EPiServer
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