Period
to 9 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for VB.NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB.NET over the 6 months to 9 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 87 77 63
Rank change year-on-year -10 -14 +21
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 25 32 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.97% 2.75% 3.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.57% 4.08% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 32 41
Dorset median annual salary £41,250 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.86% - -12.50%
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £45,875 £47,250 £47,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -

VB.NET is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 700 785 773
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 55.25% 67.38% 64.58%
Number of salaries quoted 554 702 680
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,700
90th Percentile £53,750 £65,000 £51,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

Job postings citing VB.NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dorset.

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Dorset

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for VB.NET in Dorset

VB.NET
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 9 December 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +19 23 £42,500 -8.11% 2
Poole -11 2 £40,000 +14.29%
VB.NET
South West

For the 6 months to 9 December 2019, IT jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 25 (100.00%) C#
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (76.00%) SQL
3 16 (64.00%) Coaching
4 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET
5 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
5 13 (52.00%) Azure
6 11 (44.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (44.00%) TDD
6 11 (44.00%) Velocity
6 11 (44.00%) Crystal Reports
6 11 (44.00%) Oracle
6 11 (44.00%) Oracle Reports
6 11 (44.00%) PL/SQL
6 11 (44.00%) Scrum
6 11 (44.00%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (44.00%) SOLID
6 11 (44.00%) Analytical Thinking
6 11 (44.00%) Acceptance Criteria
6 11 (44.00%) Decision-Making
6 11 (44.00%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (44.00%) Critical Thinking
7 10 (40.00%) Data Science
7 10 (40.00%) Personalization
7 10 (40.00%) B2B
7 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 10 (40.00%) XML
7 10 (40.00%) JSON
7 10 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 13 (52.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (44.00%) Crystal Reports
2 11 (44.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Software Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Development Manager
4 6 (24.00%) Software Development Manager
4 6 (24.00%) Software Manager
5 5 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 5 (20.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) VB.NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (44.00%) Velocity
4 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (40.00%) JSON
4 10 (40.00%) XML
5 7 (28.00%) HTML
5 7 (28.00%) jQuery
5 7 (28.00%) SOAP
5 7 (28.00%) Web Services
6 5 (20.00%) .NET Core
6 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 5 (20.00%) Ajax
6 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (20.00%) CSS
6 5 (20.00%) Entity Framework
6 5 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (20.00%) React
6 5 (20.00%) RESTful
7 3 (12.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (40.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Coaching
2 11 (44.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 11 (44.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (44.00%) Critical Thinking
2 11 (44.00%) Decision-Making
2 11 (44.00%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (44.00%) Scrum
2 11 (44.00%) SOLID
2 11 (44.00%) TDD
3 10 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 10 (40.00%) B2B
3 10 (40.00%) Data Science
3 10 (40.00%) Machine Learning
3 10 (40.00%) Personalization
4 6 (24.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (20.00%) Data Transformation
6 3 (12.00%) MVC
7 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (76.00%) SQL
3 11 (44.00%) PL/SQL
4 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle
2 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) Axosoft