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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 60 41 44
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +3
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 40 67 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.65% 6.44% 6.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.98% 11.02% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 38 61 67
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,350 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
573 608 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 52.28% 58.46% 58.01%
Number of salaries quoted 499 544 579
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Kent region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone +10 10 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Tonbridge +9 5 £45,000 +9.09%
Tunbridge Wells -1 4 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Rochester - 4 £35,000 -
West Malling -14 3 £42,750 -5.00%
Dartford +8 2 £22,500 -18.18%
Folkestone -4 2 £47,500 +46.15%
Canterbury +1 1 £27,000 -22.85%
Sevenoaks -4 1 £35,000 -
VB.NET
South East

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 83 (100.00%) .NET
2 57 (68.67%) C#
3 38 (45.78%) SQL Server
4 29 (34.94%) Project Management
4 29 (34.94%) SQL
5 28 (33.73%) ASP.NET
5 28 (33.73%) CSS
6 27 (32.53%) Functional Programming
7 26 (31.33%) HTML
8 25 (30.12%) MVC
9 22 (26.51%) JavaScript
10 20 (24.10%) Finance
11 17 (20.48%) HTML5
12 16 (19.28%) Microsoft
13 13 (15.66%) XML
14 12 (14.46%) jQuery
14 12 (14.46%) Ajax
14 12 (14.46%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (14.46%) ASP.NET MVC
15 11 (13.25%) Scrum
16 10 (12.05%) Degree
16 10 (12.05%) Windows
16 10 (12.05%) T-SQL
16 10 (12.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 10 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
17 9 (10.84%) Mentoring
17 9 (10.84%) WCF
18 8 (9.64%) Web Development
18 8 (9.64%) Web Services
18 8 (9.64%) Enterprise Software

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.20%) Node.js
2 1 (1.20%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (7.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.41%) CTI
1 2 (2.41%) Internet
2 1 (1.20%) HTTP
2 1 (1.20%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.20%) LAN
2 1 (1.20%) SMTP
2 1 (1.20%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (45.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (8.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (7.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (6.02%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (7.23%) Mercurial
3 3 (3.61%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.41%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.20%) Fiddler
5 1 (1.20%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.20%) NUnit
5 1 (1.20%) ReSharper
General
1 20 (24.10%) Finance
2 3 (3.61%) Marketing
3 1 (1.20%) Advertising
3 1 (1.20%) Billing
3 1 (1.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 59 (71.08%) Developer
2 53 (63.86%) .NET Developer
3 31 (37.35%) C# .NET Developer
3 31 (37.35%) C# Developer
4 24 (28.92%) VB.NET Developer
5 16 (19.28%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 13 (15.66%) .NET Project Manager
6 13 (15.66%) Lead Project Manager
6 13 (15.66%) Project Manager
6 13 (15.66%) Technical Leader
6 13 (15.66%) Technical Manager
6 13 (15.66%) Technical Project Manager
7 12 (14.46%) Senior Developer
8 11 (13.25%) .NET Team Leader
8 11 (13.25%) Lead Developer
8 11 (13.25%) Team Leader
9 10 (12.05%) Lead .NET Developer
10 9 (10.84%) ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (10.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (10.84%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (33.73%) ASP.NET
2 28 (33.73%) CSS
3 26 (31.33%) HTML
4 17 (20.48%) HTML5
5 13 (15.66%) XML
6 12 (14.46%) Ajax
6 12 (14.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (14.46%) jQuery
7 10 (12.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 9 (10.84%) WCF
9 8 (9.64%) Web Services
10 6 (7.23%) XHTML
11 5 (6.02%) AngularJS
12 4 (4.82%) CSS3
13 3 (3.61%) Backbone.js
14 2 (2.41%) .NET Framework
14 2 (2.41%) DHTML
14 2 (2.41%) WinForms
14 2 (2.41%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.64%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (7.23%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.41%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.41%) Clustering
4 2 (2.41%) iPad
4 2 (2.41%) Replication
5 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.20%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.05%) Windows
2 2 (2.41%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.94%) Project Management
2 27 (32.53%) Functional Programming
3 25 (30.12%) MVC
4 12 (14.46%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (13.25%) Scrum
6 9 (10.84%) Mentoring
7 8 (9.64%) Web Development
8 7 (8.43%) OO
8 7 (8.43%) TDD
9 6 (7.23%) MVVM
9 6 (7.23%) OOD
9 6 (7.23%) Performance Management
9 6 (7.23%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (6.02%) CRM
11 3 (3.61%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (3.61%) Digital Marketing
12 2 (2.41%) Release Management
12 2 (2.41%) System Testing
12 2 (2.41%) Time Management
12 2 (2.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (68.67%) C#
2 29 (34.94%) SQL
3 22 (26.51%) JavaScript
4 10 (12.05%) T-SQL
5 7 (8.43%) VB
6 2 (2.41%) R
7 1 (1.20%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (12.05%) Degree
2 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.41%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 16 (19.28%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.02%) SAP
3 4 (4.82%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle
5 1 (1.20%) Facebook
5 1 (1.20%) Infor
5 1 (1.20%) Twitter
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