Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 203 157 168
Rank change year-on-year -46 +11 -47
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 469 642 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.55% 2.20% 2.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.65% 4.15% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 418 603 741
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.39% +2.67%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,250 £61,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +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 17,671 15,486 19,489
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 58.27% 52.99% 51.96%
Number of salaries quoted 15,364 13,440 17,369
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Hampshire +2 108 £42,500 +21.43% 14
Surrey -51 103 £45,000 -15.09% 13
Thames Valley -73 100 £45,000 +12.50% 26
East Sussex +7 69 £44,000 +31.34% 4
West Sussex -16 55 £38,000 -5.00% 2
Berkshire -46 43 £50,000 +25.00% 15
Buckinghamshire -35 36 £38,000 -10.59% 5
Kent -28 27 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Oxfordshire -30 23 £45,000 +42.86% 6
Middlesex +20 7 £42,500 -5.56%
VB.NET
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 469 (100.00%) .NET
2 444 (94.67%) C#
3 266 (56.72%) SQL
4 244 (52.03%) SQL Server
5 234 (49.89%) ASP.NET
6 205 (43.71%) HTML
7 182 (38.81%) JavaScript
7 182 (38.81%) CSS
8 175 (37.31%) Agile Software Development
9 153 (32.62%) MVC
10 137 (29.21%) Microsoft
11 131 (27.93%) jQuery
12 107 (22.81%) .NET Framework
13 103 (21.96%) VB
14 101 (21.54%) Oracle
15 94 (20.04%) TDD
16 88 (18.76%) WCF
17 86 (18.34%) Microsoft Azure
18 84 (17.91%) T-SQL
19 83 (17.70%) AngularJS
20 79 (16.84%) Team Foundation Server
21 75 (15.99%) XML
22 71 (15.14%) OO
23 69 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web API
24 65 (13.86%) HTML5
25 64 (13.65%) Finance
26 63 (13.43%) Ajax
27 61 (13.01%) ASP.NET MVC
28 60 (12.79%) Visual Studio
29 58 (12.37%) VB6

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 19 (4.05%) SharePoint
2 17 (3.62%) IIS
3 15 (3.20%) BizTalk Server
3 15 (3.20%) Drupal
4 12 (2.56%) Confluence
5 5 (1.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.21%) Apache
7 1 (0.21%) CMS
7 1 (0.21%) Kentico
7 1 (0.21%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.21%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (3.41%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.07%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.85%) NetSuite
2 3 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.64%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 86 (18.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (3.20%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (3.20%) SaaS
3 8 (1.71%) GitHub
4 4 (0.85%) Office 365
5 3 (0.64%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.43%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.71%) HTTP
1 8 (1.71%) SMS
2 4 (0.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.21%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 244 (52.03%) SQL Server
2 50 (10.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 43 (9.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 38 (8.10%) SQL Server 2012
5 33 (7.04%) SQL Server 2016
6 32 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 32 (6.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 31 (6.61%) Relational Database
8 26 (5.54%) Power BI
9 19 (4.05%) Oracle Database
10 16 (3.41%) RDBMS
11 14 (2.99%) MySQL
12 13 (2.77%) Crystal Reports
13 11 (2.35%) Oracle Database 10g
13 11 (2.35%) Oracle Reports
14 10 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (1.92%) NoSQL
16 7 (1.49%) SSDT
17 5 (1.07%) SQL Server 2000
18 3 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 79 (16.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 60 (12.79%) Visual Studio
3 33 (7.04%) Git (software)
4 32 (6.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 26 (5.54%) Jenkins
5 26 (5.54%) NUnit
6 18 (3.84%) ReSharper
7 15 (3.20%) JIRA
7 15 (3.20%) SonarQube
8 13 (2.77%) MSBuild
9 10 (2.13%) Visual Studio Team System
10 9 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 9 (1.92%) Bitbucket
11 8 (1.71%) Octopus Deploy
11 8 (1.71%) SpecFlow
11 8 (1.71%) Subversion
12 7 (1.49%) MSTest
12 7 (1.49%) Selenium
12 7 (1.49%) TestComplete
12 7 (1.49%) WebDriver
General
1 64 (13.65%) Finance
2 24 (5.12%) Manufacturing
3 16 (3.41%) Retail
4 15 (3.20%) Advertising
5 8 (1.71%) Marketing
6 7 (1.49%) Financial Institution
6 7 (1.49%) Music Industry
7 3 (0.64%) Back Office
8 1 (0.21%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 388 (82.73%) Developer
2 263 (56.08%) .NET Developer
3 182 (38.81%) C# Developer
4 158 (33.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 89 (18.98%) Software Developer
6 73 (15.57%) VB.NET Developer
7 66 (14.07%) ASP.NET Developer
8 63 (13.43%) .NET Software Developer
9 59 (12.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 49 (10.45%) C# VB.NET Developer
11 46 (9.81%) Senior Developer
12 44 (9.38%) C# Software Developer
13 36 (7.68%) SQL Developer
14 33 (7.04%) Applications Developer
14 33 (7.04%) Web Developer
15 28 (5.97%) Senior .NET Developer
15 28 (5.97%) Software Engineer
15 28 (5.97%) Team Leader
16 27 (5.76%) Lead Developer
17 25 (5.33%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 469 (100.00%) .NET
2 234 (49.89%) ASP.NET
3 205 (43.71%) HTML
4 182 (38.81%) CSS
5 131 (27.93%) jQuery
6 107 (22.81%) .NET Framework
7 88 (18.76%) WCF
8 83 (17.70%) AngularJS
9 75 (15.99%) XML
10 69 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web API
11 65 (13.86%) HTML5
12 63 (13.43%) Ajax
13 61 (13.01%) ASP.NET MVC
14 49 (10.45%) CSS3
15 48 (10.23%) RESTful
16 40 (8.53%) WinForms
17 38 (8.10%) JSON
18 35 (7.46%) Entity Framework
19 34 (7.25%) Web Services
19 34 (7.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.96%) Self-Motivation
2 39 (8.32%) Mobile App
3 33 (7.04%) Greenfield Project
4 30 (6.40%) Computer Science
5 22 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (3.20%) FMCG
8 8 (1.71%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.28%) LIMS
10 4 (0.85%) Augmented Reality
11 3 (0.64%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.64%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.21%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.21%) Hybrid Cloud
12 1 (0.21%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 57 (12.15%) Windows
2 19 (4.05%) Windows Phone
2 19 (4.05%) Windows Phone 8
3 18 (3.84%) Unix
4 8 (1.71%) Linux
5 6 (1.28%) Android
5 6 (1.28%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (37.31%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (32.62%) MVC
3 94 (20.04%) TDD
4 71 (15.14%) OO
5 58 (12.37%) OOP
6 55 (11.73%) BDD
7 52 (11.09%) Unit Testing
8 50 (10.66%) Migration
8 50 (10.66%) Test Automation
9 47 (10.02%) Problem-Solving
10 43 (9.17%) Software Engineering
11 42 (8.96%) Continuous Integration
12 41 (8.74%) E-Commerce
13 40 (8.53%) Scrum
14 36 (7.68%) Web Development
15 35 (7.46%) Mentoring
16 34 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
17 30 (6.40%) SDLC
18 29 (6.18%) DevOps
18 29 (6.18%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 444 (94.67%) C#
2 266 (56.72%) SQL
3 182 (38.81%) JavaScript
4 103 (21.96%) VB
5 84 (17.91%) T-SQL
6 58 (12.37%) VB6
7 43 (9.17%) Java
8 40 (8.53%) PL/SQL
9 14 (2.99%) XAML
10 13 (2.77%) Ruby
11 11 (2.35%) PHP
12 10 (2.13%) TypeScript
13 8 (1.71%) Python
14 6 (1.28%) ES6
14 6 (1.28%) VBA
15 5 (1.07%) ANSI SQL
15 5 (1.07%) R
16 4 (0.85%) C++
17 3 (0.64%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 54 (11.51%) Degree
2 10 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (1.49%) MCP
4 7 (1.49%) MCPD
5 3 (0.64%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.64%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.43%) ISEB
6 2 (0.43%) MCTS
7 1 (0.21%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.41%) QA
2 8 (1.71%) GAMP
3 6 (1.28%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (1.71%) Docker
2 3 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (3.84%) Puppet
2 3 (0.64%) Ansible
2 3 (0.64%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 137 (29.21%) Microsoft
2 101 (21.54%) Oracle
3 12 (2.56%) Xamarin
4 10 (2.13%) Tableau
5 9 (1.92%) Atlassian
5 9 (1.92%) Telerik
6 7 (1.49%) Capita
7 4 (0.85%) SAP
8 3 (0.64%) Thunderhead
8 3 (0.64%) VMware
9 2 (0.43%) DevExpress
9 2 (0.43%) IBM
9 2 (0.43%) Syncfusion
10 1 (0.21%) HubSpot
10 1 (0.21%) Sitecore