Period
to 17 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 189 164 167
Rank change year-on-year -25 +3 -52
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 559 643 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.78% 2.04% 2.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.07% 4.01% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 513 603 828
South East median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% +13.33% +6.38%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,150 £52,500
England median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.90% +2.67%

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 the South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 18,231 16,037 21,355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 57.95% 50.97% 51.81%
Number of salaries quoted 15,928 13,945 18,841
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +6.02%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VB.NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in the South East

VB.NET
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for VB.NET in the South East

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in the South East over the 6 months to 17 February 2018.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in the South East

VB.NET
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 February 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
Thames Valley -40 152 £38,000 -5.00% 19
Hampshire +67 150 £42,500 +13.33% 5
Surrey -36 132 £45,000 -5.26% 11
Buckinghamshire -28 62 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Berkshire -12 57 £35,000 -12.50% 7
East Sussex -21 49 £44,000 -7.37% 8
West Sussex -25 35 £39,500 -7.06% 5
Oxfordshire -12 34 £42,500 +34.92% 7
Kent -13 33 £47,500 +18.75% 8
Middlesex - 4 £40,000 -
VB.NET
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 South East region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 559 (100.00%) .NET
2 497 (88.91%) C#
3 362 (64.76%) SQL
4 348 (62.25%) SQL Server
5 286 (51.16%) HTML
6 260 (46.51%) JavaScript
7 252 (45.08%) ASP.NET
8 238 (42.58%) CSS
9 233 (41.68%) Agile Software Development
10 206 (36.85%) MVC
11 173 (30.95%) Microsoft
12 167 (29.87%) jQuery
13 131 (23.43%) Visual Studio
14 127 (22.72%) .NET Framework
15 117 (20.93%) XML
16 113 (20.21%) T-SQL
16 113 (20.21%) VB
17 112 (20.04%) Windows
17 112 (20.04%) TDD
17 112 (20.04%) Team Foundation Server
18 96 (17.17%) Scrum
19 94 (16.82%) Ajax
20 93 (16.64%) ASP.NET MVC
20 93 (16.64%) WCF
21 87 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
22 86 (15.38%) AngularJS
23 85 (15.21%) Finance
24 77 (13.77%) Software Engineering
25 76 (13.60%) WinForms
25 76 (13.60%) Oracle

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 61 (10.91%) IIS
2 24 (4.29%) SharePoint
3 22 (3.94%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (1.43%) Drupal
5 7 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.54%) CMS
8 3 (0.54%) DNN
8 3 (0.54%) Documentum
8 3 (0.54%) Umbraco
Applications
1 49 (8.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 38 (6.80%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.72%) InfoPath
4 4 (0.72%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (3.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.07%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 87 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (3.76%) SaaS
3 4 (0.72%) GitHub
4 2 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.68%) Internet
2 11 (1.97%) HTTP
3 8 (1.43%) SMTP
4 7 (1.25%) SSL
5 6 (1.07%) AMQP
6 5 (0.89%) SMS
7 3 (0.54%) Broadband
8 2 (0.36%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.36%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.18%) DNS
9 1 (0.18%) FTP
9 1 (0.18%) Intranet
9 1 (0.18%) tcpdump
9 1 (0.18%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 348 (62.25%) SQL Server
2 59 (10.55%) SQL Server 2012
2 59 (10.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 55 (9.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 50 (8.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 48 (8.59%) SQL Server 2016
6 40 (7.16%) Relational Database
7 25 (4.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 21 (3.76%) Power BI
9 19 (3.40%) Oracle Database
10 16 (2.86%) RDBMS
11 15 (2.68%) MySQL
12 14 (2.50%) NoSQL
13 13 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
14 11 (1.97%) SQL Server 2014
15 10 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
16 7 (1.25%) Azure SQL Database
16 7 (1.25%) Oracle Database 10g
17 5 (0.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 5 (0.89%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 131 (23.43%) Visual Studio
2 112 (20.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (5.01%) NUnit
4 23 (4.11%) MSBuild
5 22 (3.94%) Git (software)
6 19 (3.40%) Jenkins
6 19 (3.40%) MSTest
7 18 (3.22%) JIRA
8 17 (3.04%) ReSharper
9 16 (2.86%) Subversion
10 15 (2.68%) SpecFlow
11 13 (2.33%) SonarQube
11 13 (2.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 9 (1.61%) Babel
12 9 (1.61%) gulp
13 8 (1.43%) Selenium
13 8 (1.43%) T4 Templates
13 8 (1.43%) Visual Studio Team System
13 8 (1.43%) WiX
14 7 (1.25%) Moq
General
1 85 (15.21%) Finance
2 16 (2.86%) Advertising
3 15 (2.68%) Music Industry
4 14 (2.50%) Retail
5 11 (1.97%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.43%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.07%) Back Office
8 4 (0.72%) Marketing
8 4 (0.72%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.36%) Legal
10 1 (0.18%) Banking
10 1 (0.18%) Games
10 1 (0.18%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 480 (85.87%) Developer
2 328 (58.68%) .NET Developer
3 179 (32.02%) C# Developer
4 160 (28.62%) C# .NET Developer
5 145 (25.94%) Software Developer
6 128 (22.90%) VB.NET Developer
7 93 (16.64%) .NET Software Developer
8 81 (14.49%) SQL Developer
9 80 (14.31%) C# VB.NET Developer
10 75 (13.42%) ASP.NET Developer
11 61 (10.91%) C# Software Developer
12 55 (9.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 50 (8.94%) Senior Developer
14 35 (6.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 26 (4.65%) Web Developer
16 24 (4.29%) Cloud Developer
17 23 (4.11%) Software Engineer
18 22 (3.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
18 22 (3.94%) HTML Developer
18 22 (3.94%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 559 (100.00%) .NET
2 286 (51.16%) HTML
3 252 (45.08%) ASP.NET
4 238 (42.58%) CSS
5 167 (29.87%) jQuery
6 127 (22.72%) .NET Framework
7 117 (20.93%) XML
8 94 (16.82%) Ajax
9 93 (16.64%) ASP.NET MVC
9 93 (16.64%) WCF
10 86 (15.38%) AngularJS
11 76 (13.60%) WinForms
12 73 (13.06%) HTML5
13 60 (10.73%) ASP.NET Web API
14 52 (9.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 50 (8.94%) WPF
16 48 (8.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 48 (8.59%) Web Services
17 45 (8.05%) Entity Framework
18 41 (7.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 42 (7.51%) Mobile App
2 41 (7.33%) Computer Science
3 37 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (1.43%) FMCG
6 8 (1.43%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.25%) Algorithms
7 7 (1.25%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.54%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.54%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.36%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.36%) Fintech
9 2 (0.36%) LIMS
10 1 (0.18%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.18%) Replication
10 1 (0.18%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 112 (20.04%) Windows
2 13 (2.33%) Unix
3 12 (2.15%) Windows Server
4 10 (1.79%) Android
5 9 (1.61%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.61%) Linux
6 7 (1.25%) Windows 8
7 6 (1.07%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.54%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.54%) Windows Phone 8
9 2 (0.36%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (41.68%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (36.85%) MVC
3 112 (20.04%) TDD
4 96 (17.17%) Scrum
5 77 (13.77%) Software Engineering
6 67 (11.99%) Continuous Integration
7 64 (11.45%) Unit Testing
8 62 (11.09%) BDD
8 62 (11.09%) OOP
9 55 (9.84%) Test Automation
10 53 (9.48%) OO
11 43 (7.69%) Web Development
12 42 (7.51%) DevOps
13 41 (7.33%) Mentoring
13 41 (7.33%) SOLID
14 36 (6.44%) SOA
15 33 (5.90%) Web Application Development
16 32 (5.72%) Kanban
17 31 (5.55%) Business Intelligence
18 30 (5.37%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 497 (88.91%) C#
2 362 (64.76%) SQL
3 260 (46.51%) JavaScript
4 113 (20.21%) T-SQL
4 113 (20.21%) VB
5 36 (6.44%) VB6
6 35 (6.26%) Java
7 18 (3.22%) PL/SQL
8 13 (2.33%) TypeScript
9 12 (2.15%) PHP
10 9 (1.61%) ES6
11 8 (1.43%) C
12 7 (1.25%) PowerShell
12 7 (1.25%) R
12 7 (1.25%) Ruby
12 7 (1.25%) VBA
13 5 (0.89%) Python
13 5 (0.89%) XAML
14 4 (0.72%) ANSI SQL
14 4 (0.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 74 (13.24%) Degree
2 23 (4.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.07%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.89%) MCTS
6 4 (0.72%) ISEB
6 4 (0.72%) MCP
6 4 (0.72%) MCPD
7 1 (0.18%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (13.24%) QA
2 2 (0.36%) GAMP
2 2 (0.36%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.36%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.36%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (0.54%) Docker
2 2 (0.36%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (2.33%) Puppet
2 3 (0.54%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 173 (30.95%) Microsoft
2 76 (13.60%) Oracle
3 41 (7.33%) Telerik
4 29 (5.19%) Xamarin
5 19 (3.40%) DevExpress
6 11 (1.97%) Tableau
7 6 (1.07%) SAP
8 4 (0.72%) Capita
9 3 (0.54%) EMC
9 3 (0.54%) Thunderhead
10 1 (0.18%) Adobe
10 1 (0.18%) Apigee
10 1 (0.18%) Apple