Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 70 65 79
Rank change year-on-year -5 +14 +14
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 39 53 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 3.36% 3.87% 2.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.80% 6.03% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 39 52 19
Dorset median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £48,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year +12.68% - -5.33%

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 813 879 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 70.09% 64.25% 66.08%
Number of salaries quoted 728 774 569
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -1.96% +2.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £24,975
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £66,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +5.19%

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
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in Dorset over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Salary histogram 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 19 January 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
Poole -1 20 £35,000 +16.67% 1
Dorchester -6 17 £37,500 - 1
Bournemouth -5 2 £46,250 +32.14% 2
VB.NET
South West

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (97.44%) C#
3 34 (87.18%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (53.85%) SQL
5 20 (51.28%) Finance
5 20 (51.28%) WinForms
6 19 (48.72%) SQL Server
6 19 (48.72%) TDD
7 18 (46.15%) Visual Studio
7 18 (46.15%) VB
8 17 (43.59%) Windows
8 17 (43.59%) Oracle
8 17 (43.59%) DevExpress
8 17 (43.59%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (43.59%) SDLC
9 16 (41.03%) Greenfield Project
9 16 (41.03%) Image Processing
9 16 (41.03%) Universal Windows Platform
9 16 (41.03%) VB6
9 16 (41.03%) Artificial Intelligence
9 16 (41.03%) WPF
9 16 (41.03%) Silverlight
9 16 (41.03%) C++
9 16 (41.03%) OO
9 16 (41.03%) Manufacturing
10 7 (17.95%) BDD
11 4 (10.26%) DevOps
11 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
12 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
12 3 (7.69%) T-SQL

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 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (48.72%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (46.15%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 20 (51.28%) Finance
2 16 (41.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 17 (43.59%) Software Developer
4 16 (41.03%) C# Developer
5 15 (38.46%) VB.NET Developer
6 14 (35.90%) SQL Developer
7 12 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (30.77%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 6 (15.38%) WinForms Developer
9 2 (5.13%) T-SQL Developer
10 1 (2.56%) .NET Software Developer
10 1 (2.56%) Azure Developer
10 1 (2.56%) Senior .NET Developer
10 1 (2.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (51.28%) WinForms
3 16 (41.03%) Silverlight
3 16 (41.03%) Universal Windows Platform
3 16 (41.03%) WPF
4 2 (5.13%) CSS
4 2 (5.13%) HTML
5 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.56%) WCF
5 1 (2.56%) Web Services
5 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (43.59%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (41.03%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (5.13%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 17 (43.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (87.18%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (48.72%) TDD
3 17 (43.59%) SDLC
4 16 (41.03%) Artificial Intelligence
4 16 (41.03%) Image Processing
4 16 (41.03%) OO
5 7 (17.95%) BDD
6 4 (10.26%) DevOps
6 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.13%) CRM
7 2 (5.13%) ERP
8 1 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.56%) High Availability
8 1 (2.56%) Microservices
8 1 (2.56%) Migration
8 1 (2.56%) MVC
8 1 (2.56%) Scrum
8 1 (2.56%) SOA
8 1 (2.56%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 38 (97.44%) C#
2 21 (53.85%) SQL
3 18 (46.15%) VB
4 16 (41.03%) C++
4 16 (41.03%) VB6
5 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) DevExpress
1 17 (43.59%) Oracle
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) Telerik