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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
South East / Kent
Rank 43 68 43
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -25
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 44 34 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.28% 3.07% 6.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.52% 5.86% 10.93%
Number of salaries quoted 31 32 59
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,300 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £59,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
462 580 604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 55.40% 52.30% 59.10%
Number of salaries quoted 365 500 540
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +5 13 £28,001 -41.05%
Chatham - 10 £31,250 -
Maidstone -15 4 £40,000 -5.88% 1
West Malling -4 3 - -
Sittingbourne - 3 £37,500 - 1
VB.NET
South East

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 57 (100.00%) .NET
2 55 (96.49%) C#
3 49 (85.96%) SQL Server
4 47 (82.46%) ASP.NET
5 43 (75.44%) Oracle
6 37 (64.91%) SQL
6 37 (64.91%) MVC
7 28 (49.12%) WinForms
7 28 (49.12%) Unit Testing
8 26 (45.61%) WPF
9 22 (38.60%) MS Excel
10 19 (33.33%) TDD
10 19 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (31.58%) System Testing
11 18 (31.58%) HTML
11 18 (31.58%) CSS
12 17 (29.82%) JavaScript
12 17 (29.82%) CRM
12 17 (29.82%) Systems Analysis
13 16 (28.07%) Microsoft
14 15 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
15 14 (24.56%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (24.56%) NUnit
15 14 (24.56%) Windows
15 14 (24.56%) XML
16 13 (22.81%) OO
16 13 (22.81%) VB
16 13 (22.81%) SOAP
17 11 (19.30%) Web Services
17 11 (19.30%) User Acceptance Testing

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 (1.75%) IIS
1 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (38.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.75%) MS Office
2 1 (1.75%) MS Project
2 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Infor LN
1 1 (1.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (85.96%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.54%) Oracle Database
2 10 (17.54%) Oracle9i Database
3 6 (10.53%) DB2
3 6 (10.53%) DTS
3 6 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 15 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (24.56%) NUnit
3 11 (19.30%) MSBuild
4 3 (5.26%) Moq
5 1 (1.75%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.75%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (1.75%) Automotive
2 1 (1.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (91.23%) Developer
2 43 (75.44%) .NET Developer
3 26 (45.61%) C# Developer
4 22 (38.60%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (29.82%) WPF Developer
6 10 (17.54%) WinForms Developer
7 7 (12.28%) C# WPF Developer
8 6 (10.53%) SQL Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Applications Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Software Developer
10 3 (5.26%) Architect
10 3 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (5.26%) Junior
10 3 (5.26%) Junior Applications Developer
10 3 (5.26%) Junior Developer
10 3 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
11 2 (3.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (3.51%) C# Web Developer
11 2 (3.51%) Lead Architect
11 2 (3.51%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (82.46%) ASP.NET
3 28 (49.12%) WinForms
4 26 (45.61%) WPF
5 19 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (31.58%) CSS
6 18 (31.58%) HTML
7 14 (24.56%) XML
8 13 (22.81%) SOAP
9 11 (19.30%) Web Services
10 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (17.54%) XHTML
10 10 (17.54%) XSLT
11 7 (12.28%) WCF
12 5 (8.77%) .NET Framework
13 4 (7.02%) EDI
13 4 (7.02%) Entity Framework
13 4 (7.02%) LINQ
13 4 (7.02%) RESTful
14 3 (5.26%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) AS400
2 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.56%) Windows
2 11 (19.30%) Windows Server
3 10 (17.54%) Linux
3 10 (17.54%) Solaris
3 10 (17.54%) Unix
3 10 (17.54%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (64.91%) MVC
2 28 (49.12%) Unit Testing
3 19 (33.33%) TDD
4 18 (31.58%) System Testing
5 17 (29.82%) CRM
5 17 (29.82%) Systems Analysis
6 14 (24.56%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (22.81%) OO
8 11 (19.30%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (17.54%) Change Control
9 10 (17.54%) Functional Testing
9 10 (17.54%) OOA/OOD
9 10 (17.54%) Open Source
9 10 (17.54%) Software Testing
9 10 (17.54%) UML
10 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (7.02%) MVVM
11 4 (7.02%) Scrum
12 3 (5.26%) BDD
12 3 (5.26%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 55 (96.49%) C#
2 37 (64.91%) SQL
3 17 (29.82%) JavaScript
4 13 (22.81%) VB
5 10 (17.54%) ECMAScript
5 10 (17.54%) Java
5 10 (17.54%) PHP
6 7 (12.28%) T-SQL
6 7 (12.28%) VBScript
7 6 (10.53%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.75%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 43 (75.44%) Oracle
2 16 (28.07%) Microsoft
3 10 (17.54%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.26%) Thunderhead
5 1 (1.75%) Adobe
5 1 (1.75%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.75%) Infor
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