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 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
South West / Dorset
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 55 67
Rank change year-on-year +2 +12  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 2 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.50% 3.36% 3.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.79% 6.02% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 20
Median salary £33,750 £38,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.33% +15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £37,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £40,000 £40,200
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  

VB.NET is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 252 332 463
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 63.32% 55.70% 66.14%
Number of salaries quoted 238 259 403
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,100 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset citing VB.NET as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 23 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorchester +4 1 £30,000 -
Poole -9 1 £37,500 -2.59%
VB.NET
South West

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, IT jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) VB
3 9 (69.23%) Apple iOS
3 9 (69.23%) Xamarin
3 9 (69.23%) Android
3 9 (69.23%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle
5 3 (23.08%) WinForms
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) SDLC
5 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (23.08%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (7.69%) VB6
6 1 (7.69%) JSON
6 1 (7.69%) jQuery
6 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Umbraco
6 1 (7.69%) MVC
6 1 (7.69%) IIS
6 1 (7.69%) Classic ASP
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.69%) XML
6 1 (7.69%) JavaScript

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (92.31%) .NET Developer
3 10 (76.92%) Software Developer
4 9 (69.23%) .NET Software Developer
4 9 (69.23%) Android Developer
4 9 (69.23%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (69.23%) C# Developer
4 9 (69.23%) C# Software Developer
4 9 (69.23%) iOS Android Developer
4 9 (69.23%) iOS Developer
4 9 (69.23%) VB Developer
4 9 (69.23%) Xamarin Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) WinForms
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (7.69%) Classic ASP
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (23.08%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Android
1 9 (69.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (23.08%) SDLC
2 1 (7.69%) MVC
2 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (76.92%) VB
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) VB6
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Xamarin
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
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