Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 85 81
Rank change year-on-year +6 -4 +10
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 7 25 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.79% 2.13% 3.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.22% 3.68% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 39
Dorset median annual salary £35,000 £37,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.28% +7.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £27,850 £30,000 £29,500
90th Percentile £40,350 £45,000 £42,500
South West median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +6.06%

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 574 680 843
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 65.01% 57.82% 62.03%
Number of salaries quoted 524 564 691
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £50,775 £55,000 £55,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%

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 23 July 2017. 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 +15 3 £35,000 -6.67% 2
Dorchester +6 1 £30,000 -7.69%
Poole -2 1 £37,500 -2.60%
VB.NET
South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) VB
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) WinForms
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 3 (42.86%) NUnit
4 3 (42.86%) Music Industry
4 3 (42.86%) WPF
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (42.86%) MSTest
4 3 (42.86%) MVVM
4 3 (42.86%) Ninject
4 3 (42.86%) Kanban
4 3 (42.86%) Spring.NET
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Advertising
6 1 (14.29%) VB6
6 1 (14.29%) Umbraco
6 1 (14.29%) jQuery
6 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 1 (14.29%) JSON
6 1 (14.29%) NetSuite

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 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) NetSuite
1 1 (14.29%) Sage 200
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Business One
1 1 (14.29%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MSTest
1 3 (42.86%) NUnit
General
1 3 (42.86%) Music Industry
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (14.29%) ERP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) WinForms
3 3 (42.86%) Ninject
3 3 (42.86%) Spring.NET
3 3 (42.86%) WPF
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Classic ASP
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (42.86%) Kanban
2 3 (42.86%) MVVM
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) VB
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) VB6
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Pegasus
2 1 (14.29%) Sage
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: Competitive Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Blandford Forum
SThree
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago