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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 63 32 49
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +17
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 34 80 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.13% 6.91% 4.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.08% 13.03% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 27 76 36
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
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
669 614 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 61.66% 53.02% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 598 554 564
Average salary £38,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.43% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 2 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 2 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 +7 9 £46,250 +96.80% 2
Tonbridge -6 6 £36,500 -23.15%
West Malling -2 4 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Canterbury -18 1 £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 2 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 67 (100.00%) .NET
2 46 (68.66%) SQL Server
3 40 (59.70%) C#
4 28 (41.79%) SQL
5 27 (40.30%) Microsoft
6 25 (37.31%) HTML
7 21 (31.34%) JavaScript
7 21 (31.34%) ASP.NET
8 19 (28.36%) MVC
9 18 (26.87%) CSS
10 17 (25.37%) Web Services
10 17 (25.37%) Visual Studio
11 16 (23.88%) WCF
11 16 (23.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 16 (23.88%) SDLC
12 15 (22.39%) SQL Server 2008
12 15 (22.39%) Oracle
12 15 (22.39%) VB
12 15 (22.39%) MS Excel
13 14 (20.90%) Windows
13 14 (20.90%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (19.40%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (19.40%) OO
14 13 (19.40%) Finance
14 13 (19.40%) Scrum
14 13 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (17.91%) T-SQL
15 12 (17.91%) AngularJS
16 11 (16.42%) OOD
17 10 (14.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 8 (11.94%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.46%) IIS
3 2 (2.99%) Node.js
Applications
1 15 (22.39%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) PaaS
2 1 (1.49%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.43%) HTTP
2 7 (10.45%) Internet
3 5 (7.46%) SSL
3 5 (7.46%) SMTP
4 1 (1.49%) VoIP
4 1 (1.49%) Intranet
4 1 (1.49%) Extranet
4 1 (1.49%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (68.66%) SQL Server
2 15 (22.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (14.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (13.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (13.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (13.43%) Oracle Database
5 8 (11.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (8.96%) RDBMS
6 6 (8.96%) Relational Database
6 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (7.46%) MySQL
8 3 (4.48%) NoSQL
9 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (1.49%) DataStage
10 1 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (25.37%) Visual Studio
2 9 (13.43%) ReSharper
2 9 (13.43%) Fiddler
3 5 (7.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (5.97%) Maven
5 2 (2.99%) MSTest
5 2 (2.99%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (2.99%) Moq
5 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.99%) NUnit
General
1 13 (19.40%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Games
3 1 (1.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 47 (70.15%) Developer
2 36 (53.73%) .NET Developer
3 12 (17.91%) VB.NET Developer
4 11 (16.42%) C# Developer
4 11 (16.42%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (13.43%) SQL Server DBA
5 9 (13.43%) Senior Developer
5 9 (13.43%) Junior
5 9 (13.43%) DBA
5 9 (13.43%) SQL DBA
6 8 (11.94%) Senior .NET Developer
6 8 (11.94%) Senior VB.NET Developer
7 7 (10.45%) Junior Developer
8 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (8.96%) Head of Architecture
9 5 (7.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (5.97%) Java Developer
10 4 (5.97%) Junior .NET Developer
11 3 (4.48%) Consultant
11 3 (4.48%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (37.31%) HTML
3 21 (31.34%) ASP.NET
4 18 (26.87%) CSS
5 17 (25.37%) Web Services
6 16 (23.88%) WCF
6 16 (23.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 13 (19.40%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (17.91%) AngularJS
9 10 (14.93%) .NET Framework
10 9 (13.43%) JSON
10 9 (13.43%) XML
10 9 (13.43%) jQuery
11 7 (10.45%) Entity Framework
11 7 (10.45%) SOAP
12 6 (8.96%) WPF
12 6 (8.96%) WinForms
13 5 (7.46%) VRML
13 5 (7.46%) EDI
13 5 (7.46%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.90%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.96%) Replication
2 6 (8.96%) Clustering
3 5 (7.46%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.97%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.99%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.49%) AS400
6 1 (1.49%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.90%) Windows
2 9 (13.43%) Windows 7
2 9 (13.43%) Windows 8
3 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.36%) MVC
2 16 (23.88%) SDLC
3 13 (19.40%) Scrum
3 13 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (19.40%) OO
4 11 (16.42%) OOD
5 9 (13.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (13.43%) Mentoring
6 7 (10.45%) Unit Testing
7 6 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (8.96%) Project Management
8 5 (7.46%) TDD
8 5 (7.46%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (7.46%) Project Planning
8 5 (7.46%) System Testing
8 5 (7.46%) Software Architecture
8 5 (7.46%) Data Privacy
9 4 (5.97%) Data Protection
9 4 (5.97%) Performance Improvement
9 4 (5.97%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (59.70%) C#
2 28 (41.79%) SQL
3 21 (31.34%) JavaScript
4 15 (22.39%) VB
5 12 (17.91%) T-SQL
6 9 (13.43%) TypeScript
7 7 (10.45%) VB6
8 5 (7.46%) Java
9 2 (2.99%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.99%) VBA
9 2 (2.99%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) CCDE
2 1 (1.49%) CCNP
2 1 (1.49%) CCDP
2 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 27 (40.30%) Microsoft
2 15 (22.39%) Oracle
3 1 (1.49%) SAP
3 1 (1.49%) Cisco
3 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.49%) Apigee
3 1 (1.49%) Mashery
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago