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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
South East / Kent
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 72 72
Rank change year-on-year +20 0  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 26 18 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.89% 1.86% 2.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.14% 3.67% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 23
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00%  
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 Kent with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 364 490 663
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 54.41% 50.52% 61.79%
Number of salaries quoted 321 437 589
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 June 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
Folkestone - 11 £40,000 -
Tunbridge Wells +6 2 - -
West Malling +2 1 - - 1
VB.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Kent region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 69 (100.00%) .NET
2 65 (94.20%) C#
3 50 (72.46%) SQL
3 50 (72.46%) SQL Server
4 49 (71.01%) ASP.NET
5 42 (60.87%) MVC
6 38 (55.07%) Oracle
7 32 (46.38%) WinForms
7 32 (46.38%) WPF
7 32 (46.38%) Unit Testing
8 28 (40.58%) TDD
9 26 (37.68%) HTML
9 26 (37.68%) JavaScript
10 25 (36.23%) CSS
11 24 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
13 22 (31.88%) Team Foundation Server
13 22 (31.88%) NUnit
13 22 (31.88%) WCF
14 20 (28.99%) ASP.NET MVC
15 19 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (27.54%) MSBuild
16 18 (26.09%) Microsoft
17 16 (23.19%) VB
18 15 (21.74%) AngularJS
18 15 (21.74%) REST
19 14 (20.29%) Windows
19 14 (20.29%) CRM
20 13 (18.84%) XML
20 13 (18.84%) Systems Analysis

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 3 (4.35%) IIS
2 2 (2.90%) Apache
2 2 (2.90%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.45%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.80%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) Firewall
1 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.90%) VPN
2 1 (1.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (72.46%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.04%) SQL Server 2016
3 6 (8.70%) Oracle Database
3 6 (8.70%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (2.90%) DB2
Development Applications
1 22 (31.88%) NUnit
1 22 (31.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (27.54%) MSBuild
3 3 (4.35%) Moq
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (4.35%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.45%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.45%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (7.25%) Retail
2 4 (5.80%) Games
3 1 (1.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 57 (82.61%) Developer
2 52 (75.36%) .NET Developer
3 19 (27.54%) WinForms Developer
3 19 (27.54%) WPF Developer
4 18 (26.09%) C# Developer
5 16 (23.19%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (21.74%) Architect
7 12 (17.39%) SQL Developer
8 10 (14.49%) .NET Architect
8 10 (14.49%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (10.14%) Lead Architect
10 5 (7.25%) .NET Solutions Architect
10 5 (7.25%) Lead .NET Developer
10 5 (7.25%) Lead Developer
11 4 (5.80%) Digital Developer
12 3 (4.35%) Applications Developer
12 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 3 (4.35%) Junior
12 3 (4.35%) Technical Architect
12 3 (4.35%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (71.01%) ASP.NET
3 32 (46.38%) WinForms
3 32 (46.38%) WPF
4 26 (37.68%) HTML
5 25 (36.23%) CSS
6 23 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 22 (31.88%) WCF
8 20 (28.99%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (21.74%) AngularJS
9 15 (21.74%) REST
10 13 (18.84%) XML
11 11 (15.94%) SOAP
12 10 (14.49%) HTML5
13 9 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 6 (8.70%) Web Services
14 6 (8.70%) XHTML
14 6 (8.70%) XSLT
15 5 (7.25%) EDI
15 5 (7.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (5.80%) iPhone
2 4 (5.80%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.90%) AS400
3 2 (2.90%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.29%) Windows
2 8 (11.59%) Linux
3 6 (8.70%) Solaris
3 6 (8.70%) Unix
3 6 (8.70%) Windows 2000 Server
3 6 (8.70%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.80%) Android
5 2 (2.90%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (60.87%) MVC
2 32 (46.38%) Unit Testing
3 28 (40.58%) TDD
4 24 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (20.29%) CRM
7 13 (18.84%) System Testing
7 13 (18.84%) Systems Analysis
8 11 (15.94%) OO
9 10 (14.49%) Matrix Management
9 10 (14.49%) Waterfall
10 9 (13.04%) Dependency Injection
10 9 (13.04%) Web Application Development
11 6 (8.70%) Change Control
11 6 (8.70%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 6 (8.70%) Functional Testing
11 6 (8.70%) Open Source
11 6 (8.70%) Software Testing
11 6 (8.70%) UML
11 6 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 65 (94.20%) C#
2 50 (72.46%) SQL
3 26 (37.68%) JavaScript
4 16 (23.19%) VB
5 6 (8.70%) ECMAScript
5 6 (8.70%) Java
5 6 (8.70%) PHP
5 6 (8.70%) VBScript
6 2 (2.90%) RPG
6 2 (2.90%) RPG IV
6 2 (2.90%) RPG/400
6 2 (2.90%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 38 (55.07%) Oracle
2 18 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.70%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.80%) Google
5 3 (4.35%) Thunderhead
6 2 (2.90%) IBM
6 2 (2.90%) Mercator
7 1 (1.45%) Adobe
7 1 (1.45%) DevExpress
7 1 (1.45%) Infor
Rochester, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Intotec
Salary: Great Company Benefits including Contribution Pension and PMI
Posted: 4 days ago