The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 48 49 20
Rank change year-on-year +1 -29  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 1 1 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 0.31% 0.39% 13.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.49% 0.59% 19.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 37
Median salary £43,500 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.14% +31.25%  
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 Portsmouth with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 204 169 211
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 64.15% 66.27% 68.28%
Number of salaries quoted 178 165 202
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,750 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for VB.NET in Portsmouth

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (70.00%) T-SQL
3 7 (70.00%) C#
4 6 (60.00%) MVC
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (30.00%) CRM
6 3 (30.00%) HTML
6 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (30.00%) CSS
6 3 (30.00%) Android
6 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
6 3 (30.00%) Android Development
6 3 (30.00%) iOS Development
6 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (30.00%) Mobile Development
7 2 (20.00%) Scrum
7 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Telemarketing
7 2 (20.00%) Selenium
7 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (10.00%) XAML
8 1 (10.00%) Windows
8 1 (10.00%) WPF
8 1 (10.00%) Marketing
8 1 (10.00%) Big Data

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (40.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (30.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (30.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 3 (30.00%) CRM Developer
4 3 (30.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Developer Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (10.00%) C# WPF Developer
6 1 (10.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Android
1 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Android Development
3 3 (30.00%) CRM
3 3 (30.00%) iOS Development
3 3 (30.00%) Mobile Development
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Telemarketing
4 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) XAML
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft