The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 7 32 17
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -15
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 26 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 21.31% 2.56% 9.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.91% 4.17% 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 23 2 9
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
VB.NET
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidstone region.

Programming Languages Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
79 72 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 64.75% 61.54% 62.77%
Number of salaries quoted 72 68 51
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Maidstone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Maidstone region.

VB.NET Salary Trend in Maidstone

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (60.71%) Project Management
3 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 11 (39.29%) OO
4 11 (39.29%) OOD
5 10 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (35.71%) SDLC
6 7 (25.00%) Finance
7 6 (21.43%) SQL
7 6 (21.43%) C#
8 5 (17.86%) Business Analysis
8 5 (17.86%) Line Management
9 1 (3.57%) MVC
9 1 (3.57%) CSS
9 1 (3.57%) HTML
9 1 (3.57%) Java
9 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
9 1 (3.57%) VB
9 1 (3.57%) MySQL
9 1 (3.57%) Oracle
9 1 (3.57%) VB6
9 1 (3.57%) Spring
9 1 (3.57%) Maven
9 1 (3.57%) Degree
9 1 (3.57%) JSON
9 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
9 1 (3.57%) REST
9 1 (3.57%) Spring Integration

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 10 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Maven
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (82.14%) Developer
2 21 (75.00%) .NET Developer
2 21 (75.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 18 (64.29%) Senior Developer
4 17 (60.71%) Senior .NET Developer
4 17 (60.71%) Senior VB.NET Developer
5 5 (17.86%) .NET Team Leader
5 5 (17.86%) Team Leader
6 3 (10.71%) Lead Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) CSS
2 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.57%) Spring
2 1 (3.57%) JSON
2 1 (3.57%) REST
2 1 (3.57%) Spring Integration
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Project Management
2 11 (39.29%) OO
2 11 (39.29%) OOD
3 10 (35.71%) SDLC
4 5 (17.86%) Business Analysis
4 5 (17.86%) Line Management
5 1 (3.57%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) C#
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) VB
2 1 (3.57%) VB6
2 1 (3.57%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle