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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 107 72 84
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +12
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 565 770 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.74% 3.67% 3.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.65% 7.41% 6.63%
Number of salaries quoted 527 671 696
Average salary £35,420 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
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
9996 10388 10837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.55% 49.48% 50.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8675 8775 9623
Average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 -15 157 £40,000 +14.28% 24
Surrey -30 137 £33,750 -3.57% 13
Berkshire -61 61 £30,000 -26.82% 10
Kent +5 56 £40,000 -5.88%
East Sussex -5 54 £37,500 +7.14% 4
West Sussex +9 36 £42,500 +30.76% 3
Oxfordshire -34 29 £35,000 -6.66% 4
Buckinghamshire -30 23 £37,500 - 3
Isle of Wight - 9 £35,590 - 1
Middlesex +6 3 £35,000 -26.31%
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 1169 (100.00%) .NET
2 942 (80.58%) C#
3 836 (71.51%) ASP.NET
4 723 (61.85%) SQL Server
5 619 (52.95%) SQL
6 543 (46.45%) JavaScript
7 529 (45.25%) HTML
8 445 (38.07%) CSS
9 416 (35.59%) MVC
10 348 (29.77%) Agile Software Development
11 322 (27.54%) Microsoft
12 284 (24.29%) XML
13 274 (23.44%) jQuery
14 265 (22.67%) .NET Framework
15 259 (22.16%) VB
16 218 (18.65%) ASP.NET MVC
17 209 (17.88%) Visual Studio
18 202 (17.28%) Degree
19 196 (16.77%) Windows
20 194 (16.60%) Scrum
21 186 (15.91%) Software Engineering
22 184 (15.74%) TDD
23 183 (15.65%) OO
24 182 (15.57%) Web Services
25 175 (14.97%) WCF
26 156 (13.34%) MS Excel
27 140 (11.98%) SQL Server 2008
28 137 (11.72%) Ajax
29 116 (9.92%) IIS
30 112 (9.58%) Team Foundation Server

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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
1 116 (9.92%) IIS
2 92 (7.87%) SharePoint
3 39 (3.34%) Confluence
4 30 (2.57%) FormScape
5 25 (2.14%) Drupal
6 24 (2.05%) SharePoint 2013
7 23 (1.97%) SharePoint 2010
8 21 (1.80%) CMS
9 13 (1.11%) Node.js
10 11 (0.94%) Umbraco
10 11 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
11 10 (0.86%) MediaWiki
12 8 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
12 8 (0.68%) Kentico
13 6 (0.51%) MS Exchange
13 6 (0.51%) Sitefinity
13 6 (0.51%) NServiceBus
14 4 (0.34%) LiveCycle
15 3 (0.26%) Joomla!
15 3 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 156 (13.34%) MS Excel
2 23 (1.97%) MS Office
3 13 (1.11%) Photoshop
4 8 (0.68%) AutoCAD
5 6 (0.51%) MS Project
6 1 (0.086%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 36 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.94%) Sage 200
2 11 (0.94%) Sage 50
3 6 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.17%) Magento
6 1 (0.086%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 22 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (1.45%) Office 365
3 8 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (5.65%) Internet
2 7 (0.60%) HTTP
3 5 (0.43%) CTI
4 4 (0.34%) Intranet
5 3 (0.26%) SSL
5 3 (0.26%) SMTP
5 3 (0.26%) DNS
6 2 (0.17%) Extranet
6 2 (0.17%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.086%) Firewall
7 1 (0.086%) LAN
7 1 (0.086%) VoIP
7 1 (0.086%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 723 (61.85%) SQL Server
2 140 (11.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 71 (6.07%) SQL Server 2005
4 56 (4.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 56 (4.79%) Relational Database
5 55 (4.70%) MySQL
6 54 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 39 (3.34%) RavenDB
7 39 (3.34%) SQL Server 2012
8 31 (2.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 24 (2.05%) Crystal Reports
10 23 (1.97%) RDBMS
11 21 (1.80%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 17 (1.45%) SQL Server 2000
12 17 (1.45%) Big Data
13 14 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
14 11 (0.94%) NoSQL
15 10 (0.86%) DataStage
15 10 (0.86%) Data Mining
16 8 (0.68%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 209 (17.88%) Visual Studio
2 112 (9.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 77 (6.59%) NUnit
4 75 (6.42%) Rhino Mocks
5 72 (6.16%) Moq
6 62 (5.30%) Git (software)
7 47 (4.02%) ReSharper
8 45 (3.85%) Cucumber
9 42 (3.59%) JIRA
10 39 (3.34%) TeamCity
10 39 (3.34%) WATIR
10 39 (3.34%) NCrunch
11 32 (2.74%) MSTest
12 23 (1.97%) Subversion
12 23 (1.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 19 (1.63%) Maven
14 6 (0.51%) Selenium
14 6 (0.51%) Fiddler
15 4 (0.34%) PeopleTools
15 4 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
General
1 109 (9.32%) Finance
2 66 (5.65%) Retail
3 51 (4.36%) Back Office
4 39 (3.34%) Marketing
5 22 (1.88%) Banking
6 17 (1.45%) Publishing
7 13 (1.11%) Local Government
7 13 (1.11%) Advertising
8 12 (1.03%) Legal
9 11 (0.94%) Games
10 9 (0.77%) Telecoms
10 9 (0.77%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.34%) Automotive
12 3 (0.26%) Military
13 2 (0.17%) Law
13 2 (0.17%) Billing
14 1 (0.086%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 993 (84.94%) Developer
2 596 (50.98%) .NET Developer
3 207 (17.71%) C# Developer
4 196 (16.77%) Software Developer
5 174 (14.88%) VB.NET Developer
6 160 (13.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 115 (9.84%) Web Developer
8 95 (8.13%) Junior
9 90 (7.70%) Junior Developer
10 87 (7.44%) ASP.NET Developer
11 78 (6.67%) Senior Developer
12 77 (6.59%) Graduate
12 77 (6.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 75 (6.42%) Junior .NET Developer
13 75 (6.42%) .NET Web Developer
14 72 (6.16%) Analyst
15 64 (5.47%) Programmer
16 47 (4.02%) Graduate Developer
17 46 (3.93%) Senior .NET Developer
18 43 (3.68%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1169 (100.00%) .NET
2 836 (71.51%) ASP.NET
3 529 (45.25%) HTML
4 445 (38.07%) CSS
5 284 (24.29%) XML
6 274 (23.44%) jQuery
7 265 (22.67%) .NET Framework
8 218 (18.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 182 (15.57%) Web Services
10 175 (14.97%) WCF
11 137 (11.72%) Ajax
12 110 (9.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 109 (9.32%) WinForms
14 107 (9.15%) XSLT
15 106 (9.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 96 (8.21%) HTML5
17 85 (7.27%) LINQ
18 80 (6.84%) WPF
19 70 (5.99%) Spring.NET
20 58 (4.96%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 74 (6.33%) Computer Science
2 62 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (3.17%) Open Source
4 32 (2.74%) Inversion of Control
5 26 (2.22%) Mathematics
6 24 (2.05%) Data Extraction
7 16 (1.37%) Mobile App
8 12 (1.03%) Statistics
8 12 (1.03%) Hedge funds
9 11 (0.94%) iPhone
9 11 (0.94%) W3C
10 10 (0.86%) AS400
10 10 (0.86%) User Experience
11 9 (0.77%) Tandem
12 8 (0.68%) GIS
13 7 (0.60%) Cryptography
13 7 (0.60%) FMCG
13 7 (0.60%) BBC
13 7 (0.60%) Replication
13 7 (0.60%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 196 (16.77%) Windows
2 48 (4.11%) Apple iOS
3 47 (4.02%) Android
4 39 (3.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (1.88%) Windows 8
7 18 (1.54%) Linux
8 17 (1.45%) Windows 2000 Server
9 16 (1.37%) Windows 7
10 7 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.34%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 416 (35.59%) MVC
2 348 (29.77%) Agile Software Development
3 194 (16.60%) Scrum
4 186 (15.91%) Software Engineering
5 184 (15.74%) TDD
6 183 (15.65%) OO
7 83 (7.10%) Continuous Integration
8 82 (7.01%) OOD
9 78 (6.67%) Web Development
10 73 (6.24%) CRM
11 72 (6.16%) Mentoring
12 62 (5.30%) BDD
13 50 (4.28%) Web Application Development
14 49 (4.19%) E-Commerce
15 45 (3.85%) MVVM
16 44 (3.76%) Dependency Injection
16 44 (3.76%) Business Intelligence
17 43 (3.68%) Kanban
18 41 (3.51%) Project Management
18 41 (3.51%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 942 (80.58%) C#
2 619 (52.95%) SQL
3 543 (46.45%) JavaScript
4 259 (22.16%) VB
5 110 (9.41%) T-SQL
6 104 (8.90%) VB6
7 96 (8.21%) Java
8 67 (5.73%) PHP
9 62 (5.30%) PL/SQL
10 60 (5.13%) C++
11 51 (4.36%) Ruby
12 37 (3.17%) C
13 36 (3.08%) VBA
14 30 (2.57%) Objective-C
15 14 (1.20%) VBScript
16 12 (1.03%) Fortran
16 12 (1.03%) Apex Code
16 12 (1.03%) F#
17 7 (0.60%) FoxPro (VFP)
17 7 (0.60%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 202 (17.28%) Degree
2 36 (3.08%) Security Cleared
3 31 (2.65%) SC Cleared
3 31 (2.65%) VCP4
4 14 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (0.77%) HND
6 7 (0.60%) ISEB
6 7 (0.60%) PhD
6 7 (0.60%) HNC
7 6 (0.51%) MCAD
7 6 (0.51%) CTC Cleared
7 6 (0.51%) MCPD
8 4 (0.34%) MCSD
8 4 (0.34%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.26%) MCTS
10 2 (0.17%) MCP
11 1 (0.086%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (2.91%) QA
2 23 (1.97%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (0.51%) Active Directory
1 6 (0.51%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 322 (27.54%) Microsoft
2 102 (8.73%) Oracle
3 39 (3.34%) RedPrairie
3 39 (3.34%) Endeca
4 30 (2.57%) Salesforce.com
5 20 (1.71%) Sage
6 15 (1.28%) HP
7 14 (1.20%) SAP
8 12 (1.03%) Telerik
9 8 (0.68%) Sitecore
10 7 (0.60%) Xamarin
10 7 (0.60%) Mapinfo
11 6 (0.51%) Adobe
12 5 (0.43%) Thunderhead
12 5 (0.43%) Infragistics
12 5 (0.43%) VMware
13 4 (0.34%) Perforce
14 3 (0.26%) ESRI
14 3 (0.26%) Apple
14 3 (0.26%) IBM
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum based on skills/experience +benefits
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