Period
to 29 March 2020

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 29 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
England > South East
6 months to
29 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 217 285 194
Rank change year-on-year +68 -91 -33
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 276 260 521
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.28% 0.97% 1.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.29% 1.75% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 233 237 478
Median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% -
10th Percentile £31,400 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

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 12,074 14,883 18,326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 55.81% 55.68% 58.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10,274 12,801 15,968
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VB.NET as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing VB.NET in the South East over the 6 months to 29 March 2020.

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 29 March 2020. 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 +66 118 £40,000 -11.11% 15
Hampshire +63 90 £42,500 -5.56% 15
Oxfordshire +66 67 £40,000 -3.03% 3
Berkshire +52 48 £45,000 -14.29% 9
East Sussex -13 30 £42,500 - 1
Surrey +15 20 £42,500 +6.25% 2
West Sussex +17 14 £49,000 +14.62% 4
Buckinghamshire -8 3 £32,500 -23.53% 3
Kent +9 2 £45,000 -
Middlesex - 2 £60,000 -
VB.NET
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2020, 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.

1 276 (100.00%) .NET
2 216 (78.26%) C#
3 152 (55.07%) SQL
4 140 (50.72%) SQL Server
5 132 (47.83%) JavaScript
6 120 (43.48%) HTML
7 105 (38.04%) CSS
8 103 (37.32%) ASP.NET
9 84 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
10 77 (27.90%) jQuery
11 72 (26.09%) WinForms
12 71 (25.72%) Web Services
12 71 (25.72%) C++
13 70 (25.36%) HTML5
14 66 (23.91%) Software Engineering
15 57 (20.65%) Windows
15 57 (20.65%) MVC
16 54 (19.57%) Microsoft
16 54 (19.57%) .NET Framework
17 48 (17.39%) Subversion
18 47 (17.03%) User Experience
19 45 (16.30%) T-SQL
20 44 (15.94%) Visual Studio
21 42 (15.22%) WPF
22 41 (14.86%) Mathematics
23 38 (13.77%) REST
24 36 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
25 35 (12.68%) Mathematical Modelling
25 35 (12.68%) Software Architecture
25 35 (12.68%) Azure

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 32 (11.59%) SharePoint
2 22 (7.97%) IIS
3 15 (5.43%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (1.09%) Confluence
5 2 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.36%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (1.81%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (1.81%) SOLIDWORKS
2 4 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.36%) Adobe XD
3 1 (0.36%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.36%) CATIA
3 1 (0.36%) InVision
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.36%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.72%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 35 (12.68%) Azure
2 15 (5.43%) GitHub
3 12 (4.35%) Power Platform
4 11 (3.99%) SaaS
5 6 (2.17%) PaaS
5 6 (2.17%) ShareGate
6 4 (1.45%) AWS
7 2 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.36%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.70%) Intranet
2 14 (5.07%) RTP
3 7 (2.54%) Internet
4 5 (1.81%) HTTP
5 2 (0.72%) DNS
5 2 (0.72%) Extranet
5 2 (0.72%) SMTP
5 2 (0.72%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.72%) tcpdump
5 2 (0.72%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (50.72%) SQL Server
2 28 (10.14%) MySQL
3 22 (7.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (7.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (4.35%) Power BI
4 12 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (3.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.81%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.45%) Biml
9 3 (1.09%) Big Data
9 3 (1.09%) Data Lake
10 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.36%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.36%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.36%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 48 (17.39%) Subversion
2 44 (15.94%) Visual Studio
3 19 (6.88%) Git (software)
4 14 (5.07%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (3.26%) JIRA
6 3 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (1.09%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.72%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.36%) Android Studio
8 1 (0.36%) NUnit
8 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.36%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.36%) TortoiseSVN
8 1 (0.36%) tSQLt
8 1 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (9.78%) Finance
2 8 (2.90%) Marketing
3 6 (2.17%) Aerospace
4 5 (1.81%) Billing
5 4 (1.45%) Automotive
5 4 (1.45%) Legal
5 4 (1.45%) Publishing
6 3 (1.09%) Retail
7 2 (0.72%) Advertising
7 2 (0.72%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.36%) Law
8 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 200 (72.46%) Developer
2 114 (41.30%) .NET Developer
3 88 (31.88%) C# Developer
4 64 (23.19%) C# .NET Developer
5 54 (19.57%) Software Developer
6 51 (18.48%) Software Engineer
7 35 (12.68%) C++ Software Engineer
8 33 (11.96%) VB.NET Developer
9 32 (11.59%) C# Software Developer
10 30 (10.87%) .NET Software Developer
11 28 (10.14%) ASP.NET Developer
11 28 (10.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 26 (9.42%) SharePoint Developer
13 23 (8.33%) Senior Developer
13 23 (8.33%) SQL Developer
14 20 (7.25%) Full Stack Developer
15 18 (6.52%) Junior
16 16 (5.80%) C# VB.NET Developer
16 16 (5.80%) Junior Developer
17 11 (3.99%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 276 (100.00%) .NET
2 120 (43.48%) HTML
3 105 (38.04%) CSS
4 103 (37.32%) ASP.NET
5 77 (27.90%) jQuery
6 72 (26.09%) WinForms
7 71 (25.72%) Web Services
8 70 (25.36%) HTML5
9 54 (19.57%) .NET Framework
10 42 (15.22%) WPF
11 38 (13.77%) REST
12 31 (11.23%) XML
13 29 (10.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 28 (10.14%) ASP.NET MVC
15 24 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
16 23 (8.33%) PhoneGap
16 23 (8.33%) WebRTC
17 20 (7.25%) WCF
18 19 (6.88%) AngularJS
19 18 (6.52%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 47 (17.03%) User Experience
2 35 (12.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 30 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (7.97%) Mobile App
5 9 (3.26%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (2.90%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.17%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.09%) Cloud Native
9 3 (1.09%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.09%) Motion Graphics
10 2 (0.72%) Security Operations Centre
11 1 (0.36%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.36%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.36%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 57 (20.65%) Windows
2 28 (10.14%) Linux
3 14 (5.07%) Windows Server
4 9 (3.26%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.45%) Android
6 1 (0.36%) Unix
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (23.91%) Software Engineering
3 57 (20.65%) MVC
4 41 (14.86%) Mathematics
5 36 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
6 35 (12.68%) Mathematical Modelling
6 35 (12.68%) Software Architecture
7 25 (9.06%) Data Analysis
7 25 (9.06%) Web Development
8 19 (6.88%) Computer Science
9 17 (6.16%) DevOps
10 16 (5.80%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (5.43%) Front End Development
12 14 (5.07%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (5.07%) Mobile Development
12 14 (5.07%) SDLC
13 13 (4.71%) OO
13 13 (4.71%) Web Application Development
14 12 (4.35%) Data Management
15 11 (3.99%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 216 (78.26%) C#
2 152 (55.07%) SQL
3 132 (47.83%) JavaScript
4 71 (25.72%) C++
5 45 (16.30%) T-SQL
6 35 (12.68%) C
7 29 (10.51%) Python
8 24 (8.70%) VB
9 18 (6.52%) VB6
10 12 (4.35%) Java
11 11 (3.99%) PL/SQL
12 9 (3.26%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.81%) VBA
14 4 (1.45%) R
14 4 (1.45%) TypeScript
15 3 (1.09%) PHP
16 2 (0.72%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.72%) Perl
16 2 (0.72%) Shell Script
17 1 (0.36%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 24 (8.70%) Degree
2 13 (4.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (3.26%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.81%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.45%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.09%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.72%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.36%) CIW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (5.43%) Docker
2 2 (0.72%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 54 (19.57%) Microsoft
2 23 (8.33%) Xamarin
3 21 (7.61%) Oracle
4 3 (1.09%) Atlassian
4 3 (1.09%) Hortonworks
5 2 (0.72%) Infragistics
5 2 (0.72%) LexisNexis
5 2 (0.72%) Sage
5 2 (0.72%) Telerik
5 2 (0.72%) Thunderhead
6 1 (0.36%) Adobe
6 1 (0.36%) Autodesk
6 1 (0.36%) Tableau