Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
South East > Kent
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 68 105
Rank change year-on-year +7 +37 -34
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 30 40 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.90% 3.14% 1.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.06% 5.89% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 29 29 13
Kent median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £31,850 £38,500 £29,200
90th Percentile £48,750 £71,250 £55,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +3.90%

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 Kent with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 593 679 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 57.41% 53.30% 46.16%
Number of salaries quoted 524 589 734
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,150 £23,750
90th Percentile £59,625 £57,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Kent

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for VB.NET in Kent

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in Kent over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in Kent

VB.NET
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Kent region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. 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
Maidstone -3 10 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Folkestone +1 9 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Canterbury +11 3 £40,000 +14.29%
Dartford - 2 £22,500 -
Whitstable - 1 £32,000 -
VB.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, 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 Kent region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 30 (100.00%) C#
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (83.33%) SQL
3 20 (66.67%) Finance
4 16 (53.33%) MVC
5 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
5 13 (43.33%) Windows
5 13 (43.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (40.00%) WPF
6 12 (40.00%) HTML
6 12 (40.00%) CSS
7 11 (36.67%) Oracle
7 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
7 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET
7 11 (36.67%) Scrum
7 11 (36.67%) WinForms
7 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (36.67%) Git (software)
7 11 (36.67%) HTML5
7 11 (36.67%) CSS3
8 10 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 10 (33.33%) jQuery
8 10 (33.33%) CRM
8 10 (33.33%) T-SQL
9 9 (30.00%) IIS
9 9 (30.00%) Web Services
9 9 (30.00%) Umbraco
9 9 (30.00%) React
9 9 (30.00%) MuleSoft
9 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 9 (30.00%) IIS
1 9 (30.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) DHCP
1 1 (3.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.67%) SAP HANA
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.33%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (43.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (36.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (13.33%) ReSharper
4 3 (10.00%) Moq
4 3 (10.00%) MSBuild
4 3 (10.00%) NUnit
4 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (6.67%) Selenium
5 2 (6.67%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.33%) Fiddler
6 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Legal
2 3 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (96.67%) Developer
2 25 (83.33%) .NET Developer
3 9 (30.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 9 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 9 (30.00%) WinForms Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Software Developer
5 6 (20.00%) WPF Developer
6 5 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (13.33%) VB.NET Developer
8 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
9 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Graduate ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Graduate C# Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Junior .NET Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (40.00%) CSS
2 12 (40.00%) HTML
2 12 (40.00%) WPF
3 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET
3 11 (36.67%) CSS3
3 11 (36.67%) HTML5
3 11 (36.67%) WinForms
4 10 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 10 (33.33%) jQuery
5 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 9 (30.00%) React
5 9 (30.00%) Web Services
6 7 (23.33%) .NET Framework
6 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (20.00%) Entity Framework
7 6 (20.00%) WCF
8 3 (10.00%) Caliburn.Micro
8 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) MVC
2 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) Scrum
3 10 (33.33%) CRM
4 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Release Management
5 4 (13.33%) System Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (13.33%) Time Management
6 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (10.00%) Feasibility Study
6 3 (10.00%) MVVM
6 3 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (10.00%) Prototyping
7 2 (6.67%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (6.67%) BDD
7 2 (6.67%) Defect Management
7 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
7 2 (6.67%) User Stories
7 2 (6.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (83.33%) SQL
3 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
4 10 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (10.00%) R
6 2 (6.67%) Ruby
6 2 (6.67%) VB
7 1 (3.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
2 5 (16.67%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Oracle
2 9 (30.00%) MuleSoft
3 8 (26.67%) Thunderhead
4 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.67%) SAP