The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
South East / Kent
Rank 59 51 45
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 29 47 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.52% 4.68% 6.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.74% 8.80% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 20 46 68
Median salary £40,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £35,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Programming Languages Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
430 534 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 52.12% 53.19% 57.65%
Number of salaries quoted 350 471 557
Median salary £43,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing VB.NET as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Kent region over the 3 months to 17 January 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
Folkestone - 10 £28,001 - 1
Chatham - 6 £42,500 -
Maidstone -27 3 £40,000 -23.80%
VB.NET
South East

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Kent region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (90.00%) C#
3 35 (87.50%) SQL Server
4 33 (82.50%) ASP.NET
5 31 (77.50%) Oracle
6 27 (67.50%) MVC
6 27 (67.50%) SQL
7 19 (47.50%) WinForms
7 19 (47.50%) Unit Testing
8 17 (42.50%) WPF
9 15 (37.50%) MS Excel
10 13 (32.50%) TDD
11 12 (30.00%) System Testing
11 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (30.00%) HTML
11 12 (30.00%) CSS
12 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
12 11 (27.50%) CRM
12 11 (27.50%) CTI
12 11 (27.50%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (27.50%) Systems Analysis
13 10 (25.00%) NUnit
14 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (20.00%) MSBuild
14 8 (20.00%) Windows
14 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
15 7 (17.50%) VB
15 7 (17.50%) Web Services
15 7 (17.50%) XML

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS Project
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Infor LN
1 1 (2.50%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.00%) DB2
2 6 (15.00%) DTS
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (25.00%) NUnit
3 8 (20.00%) MSBuild
4 2 (5.00%) Moq
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (92.50%) Developer
2 29 (72.50%) .NET Developer
3 16 (40.00%) C# Developer
4 14 (35.00%) WPF Developer
5 12 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (17.50%) C# WPF Developer
6 7 (17.50%) WinForms Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Software Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Applications Developer
8 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (7.50%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Applications Support
9 2 (5.00%) Junior
9 2 (5.00%) Junior Applications Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Junior Developer
10 1 (2.50%) Project Manager
10 1 (2.50%) Support Analyst
10 1 (2.50%) Systems Analyst
10 1 (2.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (82.50%) ASP.NET
3 19 (47.50%) WinForms
4 17 (42.50%) WPF
5 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (30.00%) CSS
5 12 (30.00%) HTML
6 7 (17.50%) Web Services
6 7 (17.50%) XML
7 6 (15.00%) SOAP
7 6 (15.00%) XHTML
7 6 (15.00%) XSLT
8 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
9 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (7.50%) Classic ASP
9 3 (7.50%) Entity Framework
9 3 (7.50%) LINQ
9 3 (7.50%) WCF
10 2 (5.00%) Ajax
11 1 (2.50%) Caliburn.Micro
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) AS400
2 2 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Windows
2 7 (17.50%) Windows Server
3 6 (15.00%) Linux
3 6 (15.00%) Solaris
3 6 (15.00%) Unix
3 6 (15.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (67.50%) MVC
2 19 (47.50%) Unit Testing
3 13 (32.50%) TDD
4 12 (30.00%) System Testing
5 11 (27.50%) CRM
5 11 (27.50%) Systems Analysis
6 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (17.50%) Software Testing
8 6 (15.00%) Change Control
8 6 (15.00%) Functional Testing
8 6 (15.00%) OO
8 6 (15.00%) OOA/OOD
8 6 (15.00%) Open Source
8 6 (15.00%) UML
9 3 (7.50%) Migration
9 3 (7.50%) MVVM
10 2 (5.00%) Coaching
10 2 (5.00%) SDLC
10 2 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (90.00%) C#
2 27 (67.50%) SQL
3 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
4 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 7 (17.50%) VB
6 6 (15.00%) ECMAScript
6 6 (15.00%) Java
6 6 (15.00%) PHP
6 6 (15.00%) PL/SQL
7 3 (7.50%) VBScript
8 1 (2.50%) R
8 1 (2.50%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 31 (77.50%) Oracle
2 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.00%) Thunderhead
5 1 (2.50%) Infor
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Kent
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £43k to £47K
Posted: 6 days ago
Folkestone
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £28001 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago