The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 110 72 72
Rank change year-on-year
-38 0
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 547 759 827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.68% 3.75% 3.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.53% 7.51% 7.06%
Number of salaries quoted 504 665 792
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB.NET
England

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

Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9884 10104 11719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.38% 49.93% 52.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8594 8559 10656
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VB.NET
Salary Trend in the South East

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in the South East

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in the South East

VB.NET
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 January 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
Hampshire -24 147 £37,500 +15.38% 24
Surrey -31 138 £32,250 -7.85% 8
Kent 0 70 £40,000 -5.88% 8
Berkshire -70 52 £30,000 -26.82% 12
Oxfordshire -20 40 £35,000 -6.66% 11
West Sussex -2 36 £42,500 +30.76% 3
Buckinghamshire -29 26 £37,500 - 3
East Sussex -45 23 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Isle of Wight -1 11 £35,590 -16.25%
Middlesex +17 4 £37,500 -
VB.NET
England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 1166 (100.00%) .NET
2 912 (78.22%) C#
3 821 (70.41%) ASP.NET
4 742 (63.64%) SQL Server
5 621 (53.26%) SQL
6 558 (47.86%) HTML
7 553 (47.43%) JavaScript
8 459 (39.37%) CSS
9 442 (37.91%) MVC
10 355 (30.45%) Agile Software Development
11 338 (28.99%) Microsoft
12 307 (26.33%) jQuery
13 297 (25.47%) XML
14 289 (24.79%) .NET Framework
15 238 (20.41%) ASP.NET MVC
16 220 (18.87%) VB
17 212 (18.18%) Degree
18 205 (17.58%) Web Services
19 199 (17.07%) OO
20 197 (16.90%) TDD
21 195 (16.72%) Scrum
22 193 (16.55%) Visual Studio
23 191 (16.38%) Software Engineering
24 190 (16.30%) Windows
25 185 (15.87%) MS Excel
26 184 (15.78%) WCF
27 144 (12.35%) Ajax
28 141 (12.09%) IIS
29 135 (11.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
30 131 (11.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 141 (12.09%) IIS
2 114 (9.78%) SharePoint
3 59 (5.06%) Confluence
4 31 (2.66%) SharePoint 2010
4 31 (2.66%) SharePoint 2013
5 30 (2.57%) FormScape
6 22 (1.89%) CMS
7 16 (1.37%) Drupal
8 14 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
8 14 (1.20%) MediaWiki
9 12 (1.03%) Node.js
9 12 (1.03%) Umbraco
10 10 (0.86%) Sitecore CMS
11 9 (0.77%) Kentico
12 6 (0.51%) Sitefinity
12 6 (0.51%) NServiceBus
12 6 (0.51%) WebSphere
12 6 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
12 6 (0.51%) MS Exchange
13 4 (0.34%) SAS
Applications
1 185 (15.87%) MS Excel
2 23 (1.97%) MS Office
3 15 (1.29%) Photoshop
4 9 (0.77%) MS Project
5 8 (0.69%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.086%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 39 (3.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.77%) Sage 200
2 9 (0.77%) Sage 50
3 6 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.54%) Office 365
2 15 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (4.97%) Internet
2 9 (0.77%) Intranet
2 9 (0.77%) DNS
3 5 (0.43%) CTI
4 4 (0.34%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.26%) HTTP
6 2 (0.17%) DHCP
6 2 (0.17%) Extranet
6 2 (0.17%) VLAN
7 1 (0.086%) LAN
7 1 (0.086%) WAN
7 1 (0.086%) SMTP
7 1 (0.086%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.086%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 742 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 126 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 65 (5.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 59 (5.06%) RavenDB
5 57 (4.89%) Relational Database
6 54 (4.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 53 (4.55%) MySQL
7 53 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 43 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
9 28 (2.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 28 (2.40%) Crystal Reports
10 26 (2.23%) RDBMS
11 20 (1.72%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 19 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
13 18 (1.54%) DataStage
14 17 (1.46%) Big Data
15 13 (1.11%) Oracle Database
16 11 (0.94%) NoSQL
17 9 (0.77%) MS Access
17 9 (0.77%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 193 (16.55%) Visual Studio
2 98 (8.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 96 (8.23%) NUnit
4 89 (7.63%) Rhino Mocks
5 88 (7.55%) Git (software)
6 84 (7.20%) Moq
7 65 (5.57%) Cucumber
8 62 (5.32%) JIRA
8 62 (5.32%) ReSharper
9 60 (5.15%) TeamCity
10 59 (5.06%) WATIR
10 59 (5.06%) NCrunch
11 28 (2.40%) Subversion
12 27 (2.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 26 (2.23%) MSTest
14 21 (1.80%) Maven
15 12 (1.03%) Selenium
16 9 (0.77%) Oracle Forms
17 4 (0.34%) QuickTest Pro
17 4 (0.34%) PeopleTools
General
1 101 (8.66%) Finance
2 84 (7.20%) Retail
3 67 (5.75%) Back Office
4 43 (3.69%) Marketing
5 25 (2.14%) Banking
6 15 (1.29%) Advertising
7 12 (1.03%) Publishing
7 12 (1.03%) Games
8 10 (0.86%) Legal
9 9 (0.77%) Manufacturing
9 9 (0.77%) Local Government
10 7 (0.60%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.34%) Automotive
12 2 (0.17%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.17%) Military
13 1 (0.086%) Law
13 1 (0.086%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 975 (83.62%) Developer
2 580 (49.74%) .NET Developer
3 202 (17.32%) Software Developer
4 201 (17.24%) C# Developer
5 168 (14.41%) VB.NET Developer
6 151 (12.95%) C# .NET Developer
7 105 (9.01%) Web Developer
8 86 (7.38%) Junior
9 84 (7.20%) ASP.NET Developer
10 82 (7.03%) Junior Developer
11 80 (6.86%) Analyst
12 74 (6.35%) Graduate
13 70 (6.00%) Senior Developer
14 68 (5.83%) Programmer
14 68 (5.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 67 (5.75%) .NET Web Developer
16 62 (5.32%) Junior .NET Developer
17 49 (4.20%) .NET Software Developer
18 43 (3.69%) Graduate Developer
18 43 (3.69%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1166 (100.00%) .NET
2 821 (70.41%) ASP.NET
3 558 (47.86%) HTML
4 459 (39.37%) CSS
5 307 (26.33%) jQuery
6 297 (25.47%) XML
7 289 (24.79%) .NET Framework
8 238 (20.41%) ASP.NET MVC
9 205 (17.58%) Web Services
10 184 (15.78%) WCF
11 144 (12.35%) Ajax
12 135 (11.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 131 (11.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 116 (9.95%) WinForms
15 106 (9.09%) HTML5
16 84 (7.20%) Spring.NET
17 83 (7.12%) LINQ
18 81 (6.95%) XSLT
19 72 (6.17%) WPF
20 68 (5.83%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 66 (5.66%) Computer Science
2 51 (4.37%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (4.03%) Open Source
4 27 (2.32%) Mathematics
5 26 (2.23%) Inversion of Control
6 18 (1.54%) Data Extraction
7 17 (1.46%) AS400
8 16 (1.37%) Mobile App
9 14 (1.20%) Hedge funds
9 14 (1.20%) Statistics
10 13 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (1.03%) iPhone
12 11 (0.94%) W3C
13 10 (0.86%) User Experience
14 9 (0.77%) GIS
14 9 (0.77%) iDTV
14 9 (0.77%) Tandem
15 7 (0.60%) BBC
15 7 (0.60%) Kindle
16 6 (0.51%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 190 (16.30%) Windows
2 54 (4.63%) Apple iOS
3 50 (4.29%) Android
4 33 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (2.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (1.97%) Windows 8
7 18 (1.54%) Linux
8 13 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (1.03%) Windows 2000 Server
10 10 (0.86%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.34%) UNIX
12 1 (0.086%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 442 (37.91%) MVC
2 355 (30.45%) Agile Software Development
3 199 (17.07%) OO
4 197 (16.90%) TDD
5 195 (16.72%) Scrum
6 191 (16.38%) Software Engineering
7 98 (8.40%) OOD
8 94 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
9 84 (7.20%) Mentoring
10 79 (6.78%) BDD
11 76 (6.52%) CRM
12 74 (6.35%) E-Commerce
13 72 (6.17%) Web Development
14 60 (5.15%) Refactoring
14 60 (5.15%) Business Intelligence
14 60 (5.15%) Migration
15 59 (5.06%) Pair Programming
16 53 (4.55%) ERP
17 47 (4.03%) Continuous Improvement
18 46 (3.95%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 912 (78.22%) C#
2 621 (53.26%) SQL
3 553 (47.43%) JavaScript
4 220 (18.87%) VB
5 115 (9.86%) T-SQL
6 99 (8.49%) VB6
7 93 (7.98%) Java
8 69 (5.92%) Ruby
9 65 (5.57%) PL/SQL
10 56 (4.80%) PHP
11 47 (4.03%) C++
12 37 (3.17%) C
13 36 (3.09%) Objective-C
14 30 (2.57%) VBA
15 16 (1.37%) VBScript
16 13 (1.11%) Fortran
17 11 (0.94%) XAML
18 9 (0.77%) Apex Code
19 6 (0.51%) MapBasic
19 6 (0.51%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 212 (18.18%) Degree
2 47 (4.03%) Security Cleared
3 37 (3.17%) SC Cleared
4 18 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (0.94%) CTC Cleared
6 9 (0.77%) HND
7 7 (0.60%) PhD
7 7 (0.60%) MCAD
7 7 (0.60%) HNC
7 7 (0.60%) MCPD
8 6 (0.51%) ISEB
9 5 (0.43%) MCSD
10 3 (0.26%) MCTS
10 3 (0.26%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.17%) MCP
12 1 (0.086%) MCSE
12 1 (0.086%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.086%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.17%) QA
2 28 (2.40%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.17%) SLA
3 2 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (1.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 338 (28.99%) Microsoft
2 117 (10.03%) Oracle
3 59 (5.06%) Endeca
3 59 (5.06%) RedPrairie
4 30 (2.57%) Salesforce.com
5 16 (1.37%) Telerik
6 15 (1.29%) Sage
6 15 (1.29%) HP
7 14 (1.20%) SAP
8 11 (0.94%) Infragistics
9 10 (0.86%) Sitecore
10 9 (0.77%) Xamarin
10 9 (0.77%) IBM
11 8 (0.69%) Mapinfo
12 5 (0.43%) Thunderhead
12 5 (0.43%) VMware
13 4 (0.34%) DevExpress
13 4 (0.34%) Sybase
13 4 (0.34%) Adobe
14 3 (0.26%) Apple
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum based on skills/experience +benefits
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 23-30k DOE
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 35-45k DOE
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum +bonus +benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Good Benefits
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
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