The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Folkestone 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Kent / Folkestone
Rank 6 11 8
Rank change year-on-year +5 -3  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 11 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Folkestone 23.40% 13.79% 12.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.43% 14.81% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 4
Median salary £28,001 £46,250 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.45% +38.05%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% +5.63%  

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 Folkestone with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Folkestone
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 35 27 22
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Folkestone 74.47% 93.10% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 18 27 21
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +19.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,001 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,550 £42,392 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Folkestone

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Folkestone 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 Folkestone

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Folkestone

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

Salary trend for VB.NET in Folkestone

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Folkestone

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Folkestone region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (85.00%) ASP.NET
2 17 (85.00%) SQL
2 17 (85.00%) MVC
2 17 (85.00%) NUnit
2 17 (85.00%) Unit Testing
2 17 (85.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (80.00%) TDD
3 16 (80.00%) WPF
3 16 (80.00%) WinForms
4 14 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (70.00%) MSBuild
5 13 (65.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (20.00%) CRM
6 4 (20.00%) System Testing
6 4 (20.00%) MVVM
7 3 (15.00%) Moq
7 3 (15.00%) Entity Framework
7 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (15.00%) LINQ
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
7 3 (15.00%) Degree
7 3 (15.00%) WCF
7 3 (15.00%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (15.00%) Thunderhead
7 3 (15.00%) AS400

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone 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:

Applications
1 13 (65.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) DB2
2 3 (15.00%) DTS
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (85.00%) NUnit
1 17 (85.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (70.00%) MSBuild
3 3 (15.00%) Moq
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 13 (65.00%) WinForms Developer
3 13 (65.00%) WPF Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Applications Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Junior
5 3 (15.00%) Junior Applications Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (85.00%) ASP.NET
3 16 (80.00%) WinForms
3 16 (80.00%) WPF
4 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (15.00%) Entity Framework
4 3 (15.00%) LINQ
4 3 (15.00%) WCF
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.00%) Caliburn.Micro
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) AS400
2 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) MVC
1 17 (85.00%) Unit Testing
2 16 (80.00%) TDD
3 14 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (20.00%) CRM
4 4 (20.00%) MVVM
4 4 (20.00%) System Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Feasibility Study
6 1 (5.00%) Prototyping
6 1 (5.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (85.00%) SQL
3 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.00%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Thunderhead
Folkestone, Kent
Saga
Salary: Competitive plus excellent staff benefits
Posted: 20 days ago