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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 57 32 50
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +18
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 39 85 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.58% 7.51% 4.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.95% 14.17% 7.57%
Number of salaries quoted 34 75 32
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
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
656 600 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 60.24% 53.00% 60.98%
Number of salaries quoted 595 534 548
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 28 July 2015.

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 28 July 2015. 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 +15 17 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Tonbridge -5 6 £36,500 -8.75%
West Malling -4 4 £50,000 -
Canterbury -12 2 £30,500 +22.00%
Rochester - 1 £32,500 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £36,500 -
VB.NET
South East

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 57 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 32 (56.14%) C#
4 23 (40.35%) SQL
5 21 (36.84%) Microsoft
6 18 (31.58%) Finance
7 17 (29.82%) JavaScript
7 17 (29.82%) SDLC
8 16 (28.07%) HTML
9 15 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (22.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 12 (21.05%) OOD
11 12 (21.05%) Web Services
11 12 (21.05%) OO
11 12 (21.05%) MS Excel
12 11 (19.30%) Windows
12 11 (19.30%) Visual Studio
12 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET
12 11 (19.30%) WCF
12 11 (19.30%) SQL Server 2005
12 11 (19.30%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (17.54%) MVC
13 10 (17.54%) Oracle
13 10 (17.54%) T-SQL
14 9 (15.79%) Project Management
14 9 (15.79%) CSS
14 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (15.79%) .NET Framework
14 9 (15.79%) Oracle Database

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 6 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.77%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.75%) IaaS
2 1 (1.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) HTTP
2 4 (7.02%) Internet
2 4 (7.02%) SMTP
2 4 (7.02%) SSL
3 2 (3.51%) Intranet
3 2 (3.51%) Extranet
4 1 (1.75%) VoIP
4 1 (1.75%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 15 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (19.30%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (19.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (15.79%) Oracle Database
5 6 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (7.02%) RDBMS
6 4 (7.02%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.75%) MySQL
7 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (19.30%) Visual Studio
2 6 (10.53%) ReSharper
2 6 (10.53%) Fiddler
3 5 (8.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.75%) Maven
General
1 18 (31.58%) Finance
Job Titles
1 43 (75.44%) Developer
2 36 (63.16%) .NET Developer
3 22 (38.60%) VB.NET Developer
4 16 (28.07%) Senior Developer
5 15 (26.32%) Senior .NET Developer
5 15 (26.32%) Senior VB.NET Developer
6 10 (17.54%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (17.54%) C# Developer
7 7 (12.28%) DBA
7 7 (12.28%) SQL Server DBA
7 7 (12.28%) Junior
7 7 (12.28%) SQL DBA
8 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (8.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (8.77%) Junior Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Web Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Lead Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Lead .NET Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Head of Architecture
10 2 (3.51%) Junior Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (28.07%) HTML
3 13 (22.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 12 (21.05%) Web Services
5 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET
5 11 (19.30%) WCF
6 9 (15.79%) CSS
6 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (15.79%) .NET Framework
7 8 (14.04%) AngularJS
7 8 (14.04%) jQuery
8 7 (12.28%) Entity Framework
9 6 (10.53%) WPF
9 6 (10.53%) WinForms
9 6 (10.53%) SOAP
10 5 (8.77%) JSON
11 4 (7.02%) VRML
11 4 (7.02%) CSS3
11 4 (7.02%) HTML5
11 4 (7.02%) SGML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.77%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.02%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (7.02%) Replication
3 4 (7.02%) Clustering
4 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.30%) Windows
2 6 (10.53%) Windows 7
2 6 (10.53%) Windows 8
3 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) SDLC
2 12 (21.05%) OOD
2 12 (21.05%) OO
3 10 (17.54%) MVC
4 9 (15.79%) Project Management
5 8 (14.04%) Scrum
6 7 (12.28%) Unit Testing
7 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 5 (8.77%) System Testing
8 5 (8.77%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (7.02%) Project Planning
9 4 (7.02%) Business Analysis
9 4 (7.02%) Business Transformation
9 4 (7.02%) Performance Improvement
9 4 (7.02%) Software Architecture
9 4 (7.02%) Data Protection
9 4 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (7.02%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 32 (56.14%) C#
2 23 (40.35%) SQL
3 17 (29.82%) JavaScript
4 10 (17.54%) T-SQL
5 6 (10.53%) VB
5 6 (10.53%) TypeScript
6 2 (3.51%) VB6
6 2 (3.51%) VBA
6 2 (3.51%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) CCNP
2 1 (1.75%) CCDP
2 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.75%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 21 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.54%) Oracle
3 1 (1.75%) Apigee
3 1 (1.75%) Mashery
3 1 (1.75%) Cisco
3 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
Maidstone, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago