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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 74 59 45
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -14
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 9 44 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.96% 4.05% 6.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.27% 7.18% 12.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6 37 52
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £36,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
VB.NET
South East

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
396 613 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 42.26% 56.45% 49.86%
Number of salaries quoted 357 564 451
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 August 2016.

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 25 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Sittingbourne - 2 £33,250 -
Maidstone -14 1 £35,000 -36.36%
Tunbridge Wells - 1 - -
VB.NET
South East

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 35 (81.40%) C#
3 31 (72.09%) SQL Server
4 21 (48.84%) ASP.NET
5 19 (44.19%) SQL
5 19 (44.19%) WinForms
5 19 (44.19%) WPF
6 17 (39.53%) WCF
6 17 (39.53%) MVC
6 17 (39.53%) Windows
7 16 (37.21%) NUnit
7 16 (37.21%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (37.21%) MVVM
8 13 (30.23%) HTML
8 13 (30.23%) VB
9 12 (27.91%) CSS
10 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (25.58%) Scrum
10 11 (25.58%) Moq
10 11 (25.58%) Kanban
11 10 (23.26%) Rhino Mocks
11 10 (23.26%) Web Application Development
11 10 (23.26%) BDD
11 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2014
11 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 10 (23.26%) TDD
11 10 (23.26%) NHibernate
11 10 (23.26%) Oracle
11 10 (23.26%) Client/Server
11 10 (23.26%) Business Intelligence

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 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) Fireworks
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) CTI
2 3 (6.98%) Internet
3 1 (2.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (72.09%) SQL Server
2 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (37.21%) NUnit
2 11 (25.58%) Moq
3 10 (23.26%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (2.33%) Axure RP
4 1 (2.33%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (13.95%) Retail
2 1 (2.33%) Automotive
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (86.05%) Developer
2 35 (81.40%) .NET Developer
3 9 (20.93%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (20.93%) C# Developer
3 9 (20.93%) Senior Developer
4 8 (18.60%) Senior .NET Developer
5 7 (16.28%) Lead .NET Developer
5 7 (16.28%) Lead Developer
6 6 (13.95%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 6 (13.95%) Senior C# Developer
6 6 (13.95%) VB.NET Developer
7 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) Applications Support
8 3 (6.98%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.98%) Support Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (48.84%) ASP.NET
3 19 (44.19%) WinForms
3 19 (44.19%) WPF
4 17 (39.53%) WCF
5 16 (37.21%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (30.23%) HTML
7 12 (27.91%) CSS
8 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 10 (23.26%) NHibernate
9 7 (16.28%) Ajax
9 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (13.95%) .NET Remoting
10 6 (13.95%) Classic ASP
10 6 (13.95%) LINQ
11 2 (4.65%) XML
12 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
12 1 (2.33%) ADO.NET
12 1 (2.33%) Flash
12 1 (2.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 17 (39.53%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) MVC
2 16 (37.21%) MVVM
3 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (25.58%) Kanban
3 11 (25.58%) Scrum
4 10 (23.26%) BDD
4 10 (23.26%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (23.26%) TDD
4 10 (23.26%) Web Application Development
5 8 (18.60%) E-Commerce
5 8 (18.60%) Web Development
6 7 (16.28%) CRM
6 7 (16.28%) ERP
6 7 (16.28%) Unit Testing
7 6 (13.95%) Migration
7 6 (13.95%) Prototyping
8 3 (6.98%) Network Management
8 3 (6.98%) Software Testing
8 3 (6.98%) Time Management
8 3 (6.98%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 35 (81.40%) C#
2 19 (44.19%) SQL
3 13 (30.23%) VB
4 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.63%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.98%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) Oracle
2 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) Adobe
3 1 (2.33%) DevExpress
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