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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 76 37 68
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +31
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 17 74 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.72% 6.38% 2.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.89% 11.76% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 15 72 24
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,550 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £47,500 £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
589 629 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 59.68% 54.27% 47.08%
Number of salaries quoted 525 531 484
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Tonbridge -4 5 £36,500 -5.80% 2
Maidstone +9 2 £50,000 +112.76%
West Malling +3 1 £85,000 +94.28% 1
Tunbridge Wells -20 1 £60,000 +6.66%
VB.NET
South East

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 81 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (60.49%) SQL Server
2 49 (60.49%) C#
3 42 (51.85%) ASP.NET
4 39 (48.15%) HTML
5 37 (45.68%) MVC
5 37 (45.68%) SQL
6 33 (40.74%) CSS
6 33 (40.74%) Microsoft
7 30 (37.04%) Web Services
8 28 (34.57%) JavaScript
9 25 (30.86%) WCF
10 24 (29.63%) Visual Studio
11 23 (28.40%) VB
12 21 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (24.69%) XML
14 19 (23.46%) Oracle
15 18 (22.22%) AngularJS
16 17 (20.99%) Scrum
17 16 (19.75%) OO
17 16 (19.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 15 (18.52%) jQuery
19 14 (17.28%) Windows
19 14 (17.28%) JSON
20 13 (16.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 13 (16.05%) Finance
20 13 (16.05%) MS Excel
20 13 (16.05%) MySQL
20 13 (16.05%) Analytical Skills

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 10 (12.35%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.41%) Node.js
3 5 (6.17%) IIS
4 2 (2.47%) NServiceBus
4 2 (2.47%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (16.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.47%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.23%) PaaS
2 1 (1.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.58%) Internet
2 9 (11.11%) HTTP
3 5 (6.17%) SMTP
3 5 (6.17%) SSL
4 1 (1.23%) Firewall
4 1 (1.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (60.49%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (16.05%) MySQL
3 9 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 9 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 9 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (9.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (8.64%) NoSQL
6 6 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (6.17%) Oracle Database
8 4 (4.94%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (2.47%) DataStage
10 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (29.63%) Visual Studio
2 9 (11.11%) ReSharper
2 9 (11.11%) Maven
2 9 (11.11%) Fiddler
3 6 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.70%) NUnit
4 3 (3.70%) MSTest
4 3 (3.70%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (3.70%) Moq
5 1 (1.23%) Mercurial
General
1 13 (16.05%) Finance
2 6 (7.41%) Games
3 3 (3.70%) Advertising
4 1 (1.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (74.07%) Developer
2 38 (46.91%) .NET Developer
3 12 (14.81%) C# Developer
4 11 (13.58%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (11.11%) Java Developer
6 8 (9.88%) Junior Developer
6 8 (9.88%) Junior
7 6 (7.41%) Head of Architecture
7 6 (7.41%) DBA
7 6 (7.41%) SQL DBA
7 6 (7.41%) SQL Server DBA
8 5 (6.17%) Junior .NET Developer
8 5 (6.17%) AWS Developer
9 4 (4.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.70%) Analyst
10 3 (3.70%) Consultant
10 3 (3.70%) Graduate
11 2 (2.47%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (51.85%) ASP.NET
3 39 (48.15%) HTML
4 33 (40.74%) CSS
5 30 (37.04%) Web Services
6 25 (30.86%) WCF
7 21 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (24.69%) XML
9 18 (22.22%) AngularJS
10 16 (19.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 15 (18.52%) jQuery
12 14 (17.28%) JSON
13 12 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
13 12 (14.81%) SOAP
14 11 (13.58%) .NET Framework
15 9 (11.11%) Spring
15 9 (11.11%) Hibernate
15 9 (11.11%) Spring Integration
15 9 (11.11%) REST
15 9 (11.11%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.05%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (7.41%) Replication
2 6 (7.41%) Clustering
3 3 (3.70%) Mathematics
3 3 (3.70%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.47%) AS400
5 1 (1.23%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.28%) Windows
2 9 (11.11%) Windows 8
2 9 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 5 (6.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (45.68%) MVC
2 21 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (20.99%) Scrum
4 16 (19.75%) OO
5 12 (14.81%) TDD
6 11 (13.58%) Project Management
7 10 (12.35%) Mentoring
7 10 (12.35%) Web Application Development
7 10 (12.35%) OOD
8 9 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (9.88%) Unit Testing
10 6 (7.41%) BDD
10 6 (7.41%) Software Architecture
10 6 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (7.41%) Software Engineering
11 5 (6.17%) Migration
11 5 (6.17%) Systems Analysis
11 5 (6.17%) Project Planning
11 5 (6.17%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (60.49%) C#
2 37 (45.68%) SQL
3 28 (34.57%) JavaScript
4 23 (28.40%) VB
5 11 (13.58%) VB6
6 10 (12.35%) Java
7 9 (11.11%) TypeScript
8 8 (9.88%) T-SQL
9 6 (7.41%) Ruby
10 5 (6.17%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (1.23%) CCNP
2 1 (1.23%) CCDP
2 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.23%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (7.41%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 33 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 19 (23.46%) Oracle
3 4 (4.94%) SAP
4 1 (1.23%) Cisco
4 1 (1.23%) Apigee
4 1 (1.23%) Mashery
Tonbridge, Kent
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £100000 Per Annum 8% Non Contributory Pension + Bon
Posted: 4 days ago
Tonbridge
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago