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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 62 42 52
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +10
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 22 58 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.81% 5.18% 4.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.63% 9.62% 9.03%
Number of salaries quoted 13 58 53
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,100 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
391 603 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 50.00% 53.84% 53.20%
Number of salaries quoted 341 542 558
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £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
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 3 December 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
Folkestone - 9 £52,500 -
Chatham - 4 £43,750 -
Maidstone -39 2 £42,500 -26.08%
Sevenoaks +5 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Tonbridge -4 1 £45,000 -25.00%
VB.NET
South East

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (87.50%) C#
3 24 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 23 (71.88%) ASP.NET
5 22 (68.75%) SQL
6 20 (62.50%) Oracle
7 18 (56.25%) MVC
8 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
9 10 (31.25%) HTML
9 10 (31.25%) CSS
9 10 (31.25%) WinForms
9 10 (31.25%) Unit Testing
10 9 (28.13%) WPF
10 9 (28.13%) TDD
11 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 8 (25.00%) T-SQL
12 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (21.88%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (21.88%) Windows
13 6 (18.75%) XML
13 6 (18.75%) VB
13 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
13 6 (18.75%) System Testing
13 6 (18.75%) Software Testing
13 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (15.63%) MSBuild
14 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (15.63%) Systems Analysis
14 5 (15.63%) NUnit
14 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration

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 (3.13%) IIS
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) Fireworks
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Project
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Infor LN
1 1 (3.13%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) CTI
2 1 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) DB2
2 5 (15.63%) DTS
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 4 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (15.63%) MSBuild
2 5 (15.63%) NUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Axure RP
3 1 (3.13%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Automotive
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (87.50%) Developer
2 23 (71.88%) .NET Developer
3 9 (28.13%) C# Developer
4 8 (25.00%) WPF Developer
5 7 (21.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (12.50%) C# WPF Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 4 (12.50%) WinForms Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Applications Support
7 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Lead .NET Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Lead Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (71.88%) ASP.NET
3 10 (31.25%) CSS
3 10 (31.25%) HTML
3 10 (31.25%) WinForms
4 9 (28.13%) WPF
5 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (18.75%) XML
7 4 (12.50%) SOAP
7 4 (12.50%) Web Services
7 4 (12.50%) XHTML
7 4 (12.50%) XSLT
8 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
9 2 (6.25%) Ajax
9 2 (6.25%) Classic ASP
10 1 (3.13%) EDI
10 1 (3.13%) Flash
10 1 (3.13%) HTML5
10 1 (3.13%) LINQ
10 1 (3.13%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) AS400
2 3 (9.38%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Windows Server
3 4 (12.50%) Linux
3 4 (12.50%) Solaris
3 4 (12.50%) Unix
3 4 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) MVC
2 10 (31.25%) Unit Testing
3 9 (28.13%) TDD
4 7 (21.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (18.75%) Software Testing
5 6 (18.75%) System Testing
6 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (15.63%) CRM
6 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
6 5 (15.63%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (12.50%) Change Control
7 4 (12.50%) ERP
7 4 (12.50%) Functional Testing
7 4 (12.50%) OO
7 4 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (12.50%) Open Source
7 4 (12.50%) UML
8 3 (9.38%) Web Development
9 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 28 (87.50%) C#
2 22 (68.75%) SQL
3 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 6 (18.75%) VB
5 5 (15.63%) PL/SQL
6 4 (12.50%) ECMAScript
6 4 (12.50%) Java
6 4 (12.50%) PHP
7 2 (6.25%) VB6
7 2 (6.25%) VBScript
8 1 (3.13%) R
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Oracle
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.13%) Adobe
4 1 (3.13%) DevExpress
4 1 (3.13%) Infor
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