Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 183 142
Rank change year-on-year +31 -41 -41
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 670 631 981
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.17% 1.81% 2.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.83% 3.50% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 625 590 918
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.62% +0.63% +8.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £24,925
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 17504 18040 21547
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 56.74% 51.60% 50.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15265 15925 18699
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +10 204 £35,000 -17.65% 16
Surrey +17 163 £53,000 +27.71% 8
Hampshire +51 155 £40,000 +6.67% 6
Buckinghamshire +5 89 £35,000 -17.65% 3
Berkshire +22 81 £35,000 -22.22% 10
West Sussex +2 64 £32,500 -13.33%
East Sussex -16 40 £44,000 -2.22% 3
Kent +33 38 £50,000 +20.48% 2
Oxfordshire -6 35 £40,000 +14.29% 3
VB.NET
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 South East region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 670 (100.00%) .NET
2 606 (90.45%) C#
3 439 (65.52%) SQL Server
4 394 (58.81%) SQL
5 356 (53.13%) HTML
6 345 (51.49%) ASP.NET
7 334 (49.85%) JavaScript
8 319 (47.61%) Agile Software Development
9 311 (46.42%) MVC
10 306 (45.67%) CSS
11 247 (36.87%) jQuery
12 215 (32.09%) Microsoft
13 183 (27.31%) Visual Studio
14 151 (22.54%) Team Foundation Server
15 149 (22.24%) XML
16 147 (21.94%) T-SQL
17 138 (20.60%) Scrum
18 135 (20.15%) ASP.NET MVC
19 134 (20.00%) TDD
20 122 (18.21%) WCF
20 122 (18.21%) Windows
21 121 (18.06%) Software Engineering
22 112 (16.72%) Finance
23 111 (16.57%) .NET Framework
23 111 (16.57%) AngularJS
24 107 (15.97%) Degree
25 103 (15.37%) Unit Testing
26 100 (14.93%) Microsoft Azure
26 100 (14.93%) Ajax
27 99 (14.78%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 80 (11.94%) IIS
2 25 (3.73%) SharePoint
3 21 (3.13%) DNN
3 21 (3.13%) Documentum
4 9 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (1.04%) Drupal
5 7 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (0.75%) Umbraco
7 4 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.45%) CMS
9 2 (0.30%) SAS
10 1 (0.15%) Apache
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.15%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 80 (11.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 44 (6.57%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (1.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.60%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.15%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 40 (5.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.75%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (0.75%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 100 (14.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (2.54%) SaaS
3 12 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (1.64%) Azure Machine Learning
5 9 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.75%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.30%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.30%) IaaS
7 2 (0.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.88%) Internet
2 14 (2.09%) Intranet
3 8 (1.19%) HTTP
4 7 (1.04%) SMTP
4 7 (1.04%) SSL
5 6 (0.90%) AMQP
5 6 (0.90%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.45%) Broadband
6 3 (0.45%) RIP
6 3 (0.45%) SMS
7 2 (0.30%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.15%) DNS
8 1 (0.15%) FTP
8 1 (0.15%) Network Security
8 1 (0.15%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.15%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 439 (65.52%) SQL Server
2 69 (10.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 68 (10.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 62 (9.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 59 (8.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 47 (7.01%) Relational Database
7 38 (5.67%) SQL Server 2016
8 33 (4.93%) MySQL
9 19 (2.84%) Power BI
10 18 (2.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 16 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (1.94%) MS Access
13 12 (1.79%) Big Data
14 11 (1.64%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 11 (1.64%) Data Lake
14 11 (1.64%) HDInsight
15 10 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
16 9 (1.34%) Amazon RDS
16 9 (1.34%) Oracle Database
17 8 (1.19%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 183 (27.31%) Visual Studio
2 151 (22.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 46 (6.87%) MSBuild
4 37 (5.52%) JIRA
5 26 (3.88%) NUnit
6 24 (3.58%) Git (software)
7 20 (2.99%) T4 Templates
7 20 (2.99%) WiX
8 18 (2.69%) JSUnit
8 18 (2.69%) Subversion
9 15 (2.24%) MSTest
10 9 (1.34%) Selenium
10 9 (1.34%) SpecFlow
11 7 (1.04%) Visual Studio Team System
12 6 (0.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 5 (0.75%) Moq
13 5 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 5 (0.75%) WebDriver
14 3 (0.45%) Rhino Mocks
14 3 (0.45%) TestPartner
General
1 112 (16.72%) Finance
2 20 (2.99%) Financial Institution
3 17 (2.54%) Legal
4 16 (2.39%) Retail
5 14 (2.09%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.49%) Music Industry
7 8 (1.19%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.60%) Advertising
8 4 (0.60%) Marketing
9 3 (0.45%) Back Office
10 2 (0.30%) Banking
10 2 (0.30%) Games
10 2 (0.30%) International Banking
11 1 (0.15%) Automotive
11 1 (0.15%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 592 (88.36%) Developer
2 434 (64.78%) .NET Developer
3 243 (36.27%) C# Developer
4 231 (34.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 195 (29.10%) Software Developer
6 155 (23.13%) VB.NET Developer
7 128 (19.10%) .NET Software Developer
8 116 (17.31%) ASP.NET Developer
9 114 (17.01%) C# VB.NET Developer
10 97 (14.48%) SQL Developer
11 87 (12.99%) C# Software Developer
12 69 (10.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 64 (9.55%) Senior Developer
14 51 (7.61%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 40 (5.97%) Web Developer
16 37 (5.52%) Junior
16 37 (5.52%) Junior Developer
17 36 (5.37%) SQL Server Developer
18 31 (4.63%) .NET Web Developer
18 31 (4.63%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 670 (100.00%) .NET
2 356 (53.13%) HTML
3 345 (51.49%) ASP.NET
4 306 (45.67%) CSS
5 247 (36.87%) jQuery
6 149 (22.24%) XML
7 135 (20.15%) ASP.NET MVC
8 122 (18.21%) WCF
9 111 (16.57%) .NET Framework
9 111 (16.57%) AngularJS
10 100 (14.93%) Ajax
11 99 (14.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 96 (14.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 96 (14.33%) HTML5
13 89 (13.28%) WinForms
14 81 (12.09%) ASP.NET Web API
15 66 (9.85%) Web Services
16 62 (9.25%) Entity Framework
16 62 (9.25%) WPF
17 50 (7.46%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 61 (9.10%) Computer Science
2 51 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (5.67%) Mobile App
4 11 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (1.19%) Driving Licence
6 7 (1.04%) FMCG
6 7 (1.04%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.04%) N-Tier
7 4 (0.60%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.45%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.45%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.30%) Fintech
9 2 (0.30%) iPad
10 1 (0.15%) CESG
10 1 (0.15%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.15%) Replication
10 1 (0.15%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 122 (18.21%) Windows
2 21 (3.13%) Android
3 16 (2.39%) Windows Server
4 14 (2.09%) Apple iOS
5 11 (1.64%) Linux
5 11 (1.64%) Unix
6 6 (0.90%) Windows 10
6 6 (0.90%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 319 (47.61%) Agile Software Development
2 311 (46.42%) MVC
3 138 (20.60%) Scrum
4 134 (20.00%) TDD
5 121 (18.06%) Software Engineering
6 103 (15.37%) Unit Testing
7 98 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
8 73 (10.90%) Web Development
9 64 (9.55%) Mentoring
10 62 (9.25%) CRM
10 62 (9.25%) SOLID
11 61 (9.10%) BDD
12 57 (8.51%) OOP
13 53 (7.91%) OO
14 48 (7.16%) DevOps
15 44 (6.57%) Coaching
16 43 (6.42%) Waterfall
17 41 (6.12%) Configuration Management
17 41 (6.12%) Mathematics
17 41 (6.12%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 606 (90.45%) C#
2 394 (58.81%) SQL
3 334 (49.85%) JavaScript
4 147 (21.94%) T-SQL
5 90 (13.43%) VB
6 54 (8.06%) Java
7 38 (5.67%) PHP
8 26 (3.88%) C
9 18 (2.69%) PowerShell
10 17 (2.54%) Python
10 17 (2.54%) VB6
11 13 (1.94%) R
12 9 (1.34%) Perl
12 9 (1.34%) VBA
13 7 (1.04%) TypeScript
14 5 (0.75%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 3 (0.45%) VBScript
16 2 (0.30%) C++
16 2 (0.30%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 107 (15.97%) Degree
2 17 (2.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (1.04%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.75%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.75%) MCTS
5 5 (0.75%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.60%) CEH
6 4 (0.60%) CISM
6 4 (0.60%) CISSP
6 4 (0.60%) ISEB
7 1 (0.15%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.15%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.15%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (12.39%) QA
2 8 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.04%) ISO 9001
3 7 (1.04%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 2 (0.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.15%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 215 (32.09%) Microsoft
2 85 (12.69%) Oracle
3 63 (9.40%) Telerik
4 33 (4.93%) Xamarin
5 23 (3.43%) DevExpress
6 21 (3.13%) EMC
7 11 (1.64%) Hortonworks
8 7 (1.04%) Apigee
9 5 (0.75%) Google
9 5 (0.75%) SAP
10 3 (0.45%) Tableau
11 2 (0.30%) Adobe
11 2 (0.30%) Apple
12 1 (0.15%) Capita
12 1 (0.15%) ESRI
12 1 (0.15%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.15%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.15%) Thunderhead