Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 202 161 187
Rank change year-on-year -41 +26 -53
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 458 637 685
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.55% 2.19% 1.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.72% 3.96% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 397 580 635
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £31,150 £26,250 £27,200
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,650 £55,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 16,835 16,075 18,946
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 56.93% 55.18% 52.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14,591 13,979 16,824
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,425
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +7 146 £40,000 - 13
Thames Valley -72 110 £50,000 +42.86% 15
Surrey -18 97 £55,000 +3.77% 14
Berkshire -25 62 £51,250 +38.51% 6
East Sussex -4 49 £43,000 +7.50% 3
Kent -8 30 £45,000 +12.50% 11
Oxfordshire -10 30 £50,000 +53.85% 6
West Sussex -49 24 £37,500 +15.38%
Buckinghamshire -33 21 £50,000 +42.86% 3
Middlesex - 2 £42,500 -
VB.NET
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 458 (100.00%) .NET
2 421 (91.92%) C#
3 245 (53.49%) ASP.NET
4 237 (51.75%) SQL Server
5 203 (44.32%) JavaScript
6 193 (42.14%) HTML
7 187 (40.83%) SQL
8 185 (40.39%) MVC
9 183 (39.96%) Agile Software Development
10 177 (38.65%) CSS
11 137 (29.91%) jQuery
12 133 (29.04%) Microsoft
13 102 (22.27%) AngularJS
14 82 (17.90%) ASP.NET MVC
15 77 (16.81%) HTML5
16 75 (16.38%) WCF
17 74 (16.16%) .NET Framework
18 73 (15.94%) Web Services
19 70 (15.28%) Web Development
20 64 (13.97%) T-SQL
20 64 (13.97%) ASP.NET Web API
21 63 (13.76%) Microsoft Azure
22 61 (13.32%) TDD
23 60 (13.10%) Windows
24 58 (12.66%) XML
24 58 (12.66%) Team Foundation Server
25 53 (11.57%) Finance
26 52 (11.35%) Scrum
26 52 (11.35%) WPF
26 52 (11.35%) Git (software)

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 41 (8.95%) IIS
2 24 (5.24%) SharePoint
3 12 (2.62%) Umbraco
4 11 (2.40%) Confluence
4 11 (2.40%) Drupal
5 5 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (1.09%) CMS
6 4 (0.87%) Apache
6 4 (0.87%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (0.66%) Kentico
7 3 (0.66%) nginx
8 2 (0.44%) WordPress
9 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.22%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (1.09%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.87%) Scribe Insight
3 2 (0.44%) Magento
3 2 (0.44%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.22%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 63 (13.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (4.15%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (2.84%) SaaS
4 11 (2.40%) Office 365
5 8 (1.75%) GitHub
6 4 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.87%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (0.87%) Scribe Online
7 3 (0.66%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.44%) npm
9 1 (0.22%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.31%) SMS
1 6 (1.31%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.22%) DHCP
2 1 (0.22%) DNS
2 1 (0.22%) SSL
2 1 (0.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 237 (51.75%) SQL Server
2 39 (8.52%) MySQL
3 34 (7.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (6.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (5.46%) SQL Server 2012
6 19 (4.15%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (2.84%) DB2
7 13 (2.84%) Power BI
8 12 (2.62%) Crystal Reports
9 11 (2.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (2.18%) SQL Server 2016
11 8 (1.75%) MariaDB
11 8 (1.75%) Relational Database
12 4 (0.87%) Azure SQL Database
12 4 (0.87%) Big Data
12 4 (0.87%) MongoDB
12 4 (0.87%) NoSQL
12 4 (0.87%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 58 (12.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 52 (11.35%) Git (software)
3 42 (9.17%) Visual Studio
4 23 (5.02%) JIRA
4 23 (5.02%) NUnit
5 13 (2.84%) MSBuild
6 9 (1.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 8 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (1.75%) Bitbucket
7 8 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (1.53%) Jenkins
8 7 (1.53%) ReSharper
9 6 (1.31%) Subversion
10 5 (1.09%) TortoiseSVN
10 5 (1.09%) Visual Studio Team System
11 4 (0.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (0.66%) Moq
12 3 (0.66%) Selenium
12 3 (0.66%) SonarQube
12 3 (0.66%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 53 (11.57%) Finance
2 21 (4.59%) Retail
3 14 (3.06%) Marketing
4 11 (2.40%) Manufacturing
5 9 (1.97%) Back Office
6 8 (1.75%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.09%) Legal
8 4 (0.87%) Advertising
9 2 (0.44%) Automotive
9 2 (0.44%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.22%) Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.22%) Publishing
10 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 370 (80.79%) Developer
2 248 (54.15%) .NET Developer
3 185 (40.39%) C# Developer
4 150 (32.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 112 (24.45%) Software Developer
6 82 (17.90%) .NET Software Developer
7 71 (15.50%) C# Software Developer
8 69 (15.07%) Senior Developer
9 68 (14.85%) ASP.NET Developer
10 63 (13.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 57 (12.45%) VB.NET Developer
12 45 (9.83%) Senior .NET Developer
13 43 (9.39%) C# VB.NET Developer
14 31 (6.77%) Lead Developer
14 31 (6.77%) SQL Developer
14 31 (6.77%) Web Developer
15 29 (6.33%) Lead C# Developer
16 28 (6.11%) Full Stack Developer
17 27 (5.90%) Applications Developer
18 26 (5.68%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 458 (100.00%) .NET
2 245 (53.49%) ASP.NET
3 193 (42.14%) HTML
4 177 (38.65%) CSS
5 137 (29.91%) jQuery
6 102 (22.27%) AngularJS
7 82 (17.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 77 (16.81%) HTML5
9 75 (16.38%) WCF
10 74 (16.16%) .NET Framework
11 73 (15.94%) Web Services
12 64 (13.97%) ASP.NET Web API
13 58 (12.66%) XML
14 52 (11.35%) WPF
15 42 (9.17%) REST
16 41 (8.95%) CSS3
16 41 (8.95%) WinForms
17 37 (8.08%) Ajax
17 37 (8.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 33 (7.21%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (8.08%) Mobile App
2 34 (7.42%) Greenfield Project
3 29 (6.33%) Computer Science
4 21 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (4.15%) Self-Motivation
6 16 (3.49%) Augmented Reality
7 12 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (2.18%) Driving Licence
9 7 (1.53%) FMCG
9 7 (1.53%) User Experience
10 3 (0.66%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.66%) LIMS
11 2 (0.44%) Life Science
12 1 (0.22%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.22%) Fintech
12 1 (0.22%) Hybrid Cloud
12 1 (0.22%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.22%) PMI
12 1 (0.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 60 (13.10%) Windows
2 15 (3.28%) Apple iOS
3 13 (2.84%) Linux
3 13 (2.84%) Unix
4 9 (1.97%) Android
5 8 (1.75%) Windows Phone
5 8 (1.75%) Windows Phone 8
6 4 (0.87%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.66%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.22%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (40.39%) MVC
2 183 (39.96%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (15.28%) Web Development
4 61 (13.32%) TDD
5 52 (11.35%) Scrum
6 45 (9.83%) E-Commerce
7 44 (9.61%) CRM
8 43 (9.39%) OO
9 40 (8.73%) Problem-Solving
10 37 (8.08%) Migration
11 36 (7.86%) BDD
11 36 (7.86%) Unit Testing
12 35 (7.64%) Continuous Integration
13 34 (7.42%) OOP
14 29 (6.33%) Software Engineering
15 28 (6.11%) Mentoring
16 26 (5.68%) Mathematics
16 26 (5.68%) SDLC
16 26 (5.68%) SOLID
17 25 (5.46%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 421 (91.92%) C#
2 203 (44.32%) JavaScript
3 187 (40.83%) SQL
4 64 (13.97%) T-SQL
5 38 (8.30%) VB
6 33 (7.21%) Java
7 25 (5.46%) VB6
8 19 (4.15%) PHP
9 18 (3.93%) Python
10 17 (3.71%) C++
11 11 (2.40%) PowerShell
12 10 (2.18%) PL/SQL
13 9 (1.97%) RPG
13 9 (1.97%) XAML
14 8 (1.75%) Ruby
15 7 (1.53%) TypeScript
15 7 (1.53%) VBA
15 7 (1.53%) VBScript
16 5 (1.09%) Bash Shell
16 5 (1.09%) C
Qualifications
1 49 (10.70%) Degree
2 6 (1.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.66%) MCTS
4 3 (0.66%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.66%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.44%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.22%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.22%) ISEB
6 1 (0.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.18%) ISO 9001
1 10 (2.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (2.18%) PCI DSS
2 9 (1.97%) QA
3 4 (0.87%) ISO 14001
4 3 (0.66%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (1.09%) Ansible
2 2 (0.44%) Check_MK
3 1 (0.22%) Puppet
3 1 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 133 (29.04%) Microsoft
2 49 (10.70%) Oracle
3 29 (6.33%) Xamarin
4 16 (3.49%) Telerik
5 9 (1.97%) MuleSoft
5 9 (1.97%) VMware
6 8 (1.75%) Atlassian
7 6 (1.31%) Capita
7 6 (1.31%) DevExpress
7 6 (1.31%) Syncfusion
8 5 (1.09%) Tableau
8 5 (1.09%) Thunderhead
9 4 (0.87%) Citrix
9 4 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.66%) Automation Anywhere
10 3 (0.66%) Blue Prism
10 3 (0.66%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.66%) UiPath
11 2 (0.44%) IBM
11 2 (0.44%) SAP