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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 45 38 63
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +25
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 50 59 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.06% 5.55% 2.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.96% 9.53% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 39 51 18
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
456 619 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 46.15% 58.18% 53.34%
Number of salaries quoted 388 542 374
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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
Folkestone -2 6 £28,000 +12.00%
Dartford -5 4 £36,500 +10.60% 2
Tonbridge +10 2 £40,000 +73.91%
West Malling +2 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Maidstone -10 1 £40,000 -
VB.NET
South East

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

1 133 (100.00%) .NET
2 97 (72.93%) SQL Server
3 87 (65.41%) C#
4 65 (48.87%) SQL
5 62 (46.62%) CSS
6 60 (45.11%) HTML
7 59 (44.36%) ASP.NET
8 57 (42.86%) JavaScript
8 57 (42.86%) Oracle
9 46 (34.59%) MVC
10 42 (31.58%) XML
11 38 (28.57%) Degree
12 34 (25.56%) REST
13 29 (21.80%) PL/SQL
14 26 (19.55%) E-Commerce
15 22 (16.54%) Software Engineering
15 22 (16.54%) Microsoft
15 22 (16.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 21 (15.79%) JSON
17 20 (15.04%) Java
17 20 (15.04%) Oracle Reports
18 19 (14.29%) VB
19 18 (13.53%) OO
19 18 (13.53%) Web Services
19 18 (13.53%) OOD
19 18 (13.53%) WCF
20 17 (12.78%) jQuery
20 17 (12.78%) SOA
20 17 (12.78%) T-SQL
20 17 (12.78%) WinForms

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 9 (6.77%) Documentum
2 3 (2.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.50%) IIS
3 2 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.75%) DNN
Applications
1 8 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.01%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.26%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.75%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.26%) CTI
1 7 (5.26%) Internet
2 4 (3.01%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (1.50%) HTTP
4 1 (0.75%) VPN
4 1 (0.75%) DNS
4 1 (0.75%) SSL
4 1 (0.75%) SAN
4 1 (0.75%) DMZ
4 1 (0.75%) Firewall
4 1 (0.75%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.75%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.75%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (72.93%) SQL Server
2 20 (15.04%) Oracle Reports
3 16 (12.03%) DataStage
3 16 (12.03%) MySQL
4 9 (6.77%) Relational Database
5 7 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (4.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (3.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.75%) DTS
Development Applications
1 16 (12.03%) Maven
2 7 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.50%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.50%) ReSharper
4 2 (1.50%) Fiddler
General
1 11 (8.27%) Finance
2 7 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (0.75%) German Language
Job Titles
1 102 (76.69%) Developer
2 63 (47.37%) .NET Developer
3 24 (18.05%) Web Developer
4 21 (15.79%) Software Developer
5 20 (15.04%) Consultant
6 14 (10.53%) Senior Developer
7 13 (9.77%) ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (9.77%) Junior
7 13 (9.77%) Graduate
7 13 (9.77%) Programmer
8 12 (9.02%) Junior Developer
9 11 (8.27%) VB.NET Developer
10 9 (6.77%) Senior Web Developer
10 9 (6.77%) Software Engineer
11 8 (6.02%) Senior Software Developer
11 8 (6.02%) .NET Software Engineer
11 8 (6.02%) .NET Programmer
12 7 (5.26%) Junior .NET Developer
12 7 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
12 7 (5.26%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (100.00%) .NET
2 62 (46.62%) CSS
3 60 (45.11%) HTML
4 59 (44.36%) ASP.NET
5 42 (31.58%) XML
6 34 (25.56%) REST
7 22 (16.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 21 (15.79%) JSON
9 18 (13.53%) WCF
9 18 (13.53%) Web Services
10 17 (12.78%) WinForms
10 17 (12.78%) jQuery
11 16 (12.03%) Spring Integration
11 16 (12.03%) Spring
11 16 (12.03%) Hibernate
12 12 (9.02%) ASP.NET Web API
13 10 (7.52%) AngularJS
14 9 (6.77%) .NET Framework
14 9 (6.77%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (6.02%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.28%) AS400
2 14 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 10 (7.52%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.50%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.50%) Physics
5 2 (1.50%) Chemistry
5 2 (1.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.75%) Replication
6 1 (0.75%) Clustering
6 1 (0.75%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.03%) Windows
2 2 (1.50%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (1.50%) Windows 7
2 2 (1.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (34.59%) MVC
2 26 (19.55%) E-Commerce
3 22 (16.54%) Software Engineering
4 18 (13.53%) OO
4 18 (13.53%) OOD
5 17 (12.78%) SOA
6 16 (12.03%) ETL
6 16 (12.03%) Migration
6 16 (12.03%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (11.28%) TDD
7 15 (11.28%) CRM
8 13 (9.77%) Scrum
9 9 (6.77%) Web Development
9 9 (6.77%) SEO
10 8 (6.02%) Kanban
11 7 (5.26%) Unit Testing
11 7 (5.26%) System Testing
11 7 (5.26%) Web Design
11 7 (5.26%) Workflow
11 7 (5.26%) Web Marketing
Programming Languages
1 87 (65.41%) C#
2 65 (48.87%) SQL
3 57 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 29 (21.80%) PL/SQL
5 20 (15.04%) Java
6 19 (14.29%) VB
7 17 (12.78%) T-SQL
7 17 (12.78%) VB6
8 3 (2.26%) PHP
9 2 (1.50%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 38 (28.57%) Degree
2 8 (6.02%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.76%) SLA
2 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.75%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 57 (42.86%) Oracle
2 22 (16.54%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.77%) Thunderhead
4 5 (3.76%) Remedy
5 3 (2.26%) Telerik
5 3 (2.26%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.75%) SAP
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