Period
to 19 November 2019

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 November 2019 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 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 226 231 156
Rank change year-on-year +5 -75 +38
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 328 388 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.30% 1.36% 2.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.41% 2.41% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 272 330 620
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +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 13,615 16,086 17,209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 54.01% 56.31% 56.70%
Number of salaries quoted 11,817 13,955 15,003
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

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 November 2019.

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 November 2019. 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 +51 121 £45,000 -10.00% 19
Hampshire -23 81 £38,500 -3.75% 13
East Sussex +36 70 £42,500 - 3
Berkshire +29 66 £45,000 -14.29% 7
Oxfordshire +34 39 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Surrey -19 28 £41,500 +3.75% 7
West Sussex +24 23 £42,500 +11.11% 2
Buckinghamshire +12 16 £35,000 -17.65% 10
Middlesex - 3 £60,000 -
Kent -32 2 £35,000 -22.22% 4
VB.NET
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2019, 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.

1 328 (100.00%) .NET
2 309 (94.21%) C#
3 208 (63.41%) SQL Server
4 173 (52.74%) JavaScript
5 161 (49.09%) ASP.NET
6 160 (48.78%) HTML
7 159 (48.48%) SQL
8 121 (36.89%) CSS
9 106 (32.32%) Agile Software Development
10 95 (28.96%) jQuery
11 90 (27.44%) Web Services
12 75 (22.87%) Microsoft
12 75 (22.87%) Azure
13 74 (22.56%) MVC
14 62 (18.90%) XML
14 62 (18.90%) .NET Framework
15 60 (18.29%) VB
16 58 (17.68%) Visual Studio
17 53 (16.16%) HTML5
17 53 (16.16%) REST
17 53 (16.16%) Problem-Solving
18 47 (14.33%) WCF
19 45 (13.72%) Computer Science
20 44 (13.41%) Software Engineering
21 43 (13.11%) DevOps
22 40 (12.20%) Degree
23 38 (11.59%) TDD
23 38 (11.59%) SOAP
24 36 (10.98%) OO
25 35 (10.67%) 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 15 (4.57%) Confluence
1 15 (4.57%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.13%) IIS
2 7 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (1.83%) CMS
3 6 (1.83%) WordPress
4 5 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.61%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.30%) Adobe XD
3 1 (0.30%) InVision
3 1 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.61%) GoldMine
3 1 (0.30%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 75 (22.87%) Azure
2 32 (9.76%) AWS
3 18 (5.49%) GitHub
4 11 (3.35%) SaaS
5 6 (1.83%) Power Platform
6 5 (1.52%) GCP
7 3 (0.91%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (0.91%) Google Pay
8 1 (0.30%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.27%) HTTP
2 12 (3.66%) Intranet
3 8 (2.44%) Internet
4 2 (0.61%) Extranet
4 2 (0.61%) RTP
5 1 (0.30%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 208 (63.41%) SQL Server
2 34 (10.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 31 (9.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (7.01%) Relational Database
5 10 (3.05%) MySQL
6 9 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (2.13%) Azure SQL Database
8 7 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
8 7 (2.13%) RDBMS
9 6 (1.83%) MS Access
9 6 (1.83%) Power BI
10 5 (1.52%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.52%) MongoDB
10 5 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
13 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.30%) Cosmos DB
14 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 58 (17.68%) Visual Studio
2 32 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (7.01%) JIRA
4 22 (6.71%) Git (software)
5 20 (6.10%) Bitbucket
6 15 (4.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 15 (4.57%) Subversion
6 15 (4.57%) Visual Studio Team System
7 8 (2.44%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 5 (1.52%) NUnit
10 3 (0.91%) ReSharper
10 3 (0.91%) SonarQube
11 2 (0.61%) PowerBuilder
12 1 (0.30%) Android Studio
12 1 (0.30%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.30%) Rational Rose
12 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.30%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 29 (8.84%) Finance
2 5 (1.52%) Automotive
2 5 (1.52%) Marketing
3 4 (1.22%) Aerospace
3 4 (1.22%) Public Sector
4 3 (0.91%) Retail
5 2 (0.61%) Electronics
5 2 (0.61%) Legal
5 2 (0.61%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.61%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.30%) Back Office
6 1 (0.30%) Law
Job Titles
1 280 (85.37%) Developer
2 182 (55.49%) .NET Developer
3 148 (45.12%) C# Developer
4 113 (34.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 100 (30.49%) Software Developer
6 70 (21.34%) .NET Software Developer
7 60 (18.29%) C# Software Developer
8 49 (14.94%) VB.NET Developer
9 48 (14.63%) ASP.NET Developer
9 48 (14.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 43 (13.11%) Senior Developer
11 35 (10.67%) SQL Developer
12 34 (10.37%) C# VB.NET Developer
13 28 (8.54%) Senior C# Developer
14 27 (8.23%) SQL Server Developer
14 27 (8.23%) Web Developer
15 25 (7.62%) C# Web Developer
16 23 (7.01%) .NET Web Developer
17 22 (6.71%) Software Engineer
18 18 (5.49%) Senior SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 328 (100.00%) .NET
2 161 (49.09%) ASP.NET
3 160 (48.78%) HTML
4 121 (36.89%) CSS
5 95 (28.96%) jQuery
6 90 (27.44%) Web Services
7 62 (18.90%) .NET Framework
7 62 (18.90%) XML
8 53 (16.16%) HTML5
8 53 (16.16%) REST
9 47 (14.33%) WCF
10 38 (11.59%) SOAP
11 32 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
12 24 (7.32%) AngularJS
13 22 (6.71%) Ajax
14 20 (6.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 20 (6.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 20 (6.10%) WinForms
15 18 (5.49%) .NET Core
15 18 (5.49%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 33 (10.06%) Self-Motivation
2 29 (8.84%) Mobile App
3 21 (6.40%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (4.57%) Cloud Native
5 14 (4.27%) Greenfield Project
6 13 (3.96%) Algorithms
7 8 (2.44%) Data Structures
7 8 (2.44%) User Experience
8 5 (1.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 3 (0.91%) iPad
10 2 (0.61%) AS400
10 2 (0.61%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.30%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.30%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 33 (10.06%) Windows
2 18 (5.49%) Apple iOS
3 12 (3.66%) Linux
4 6 (1.83%) Windows Phone
4 6 (1.83%) Windows Phone 8
5 5 (1.52%) Unix
6 4 (1.22%) Android
6 4 (1.22%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (32.32%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (22.56%) MVC
3 53 (16.16%) Problem-Solving
4 45 (13.72%) Computer Science
5 44 (13.41%) Software Engineering
6 43 (13.11%) DevOps
7 38 (11.59%) TDD
8 36 (10.98%) OO
9 33 (10.06%) Front End Development
9 33 (10.06%) Web Development
10 30 (9.15%) BDD
11 25 (7.62%) Microservices
11 25 (7.62%) Mobile Development
12 22 (6.71%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (6.71%) Scrum
13 21 (6.40%) Migration
14 20 (6.10%) SOA
14 20 (6.10%) Test Automation
15 19 (5.79%) E-Commerce
16 17 (5.18%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 309 (94.21%) C#
2 173 (52.74%) JavaScript
3 159 (48.48%) SQL
4 60 (18.29%) VB
5 35 (10.67%) VB6
6 32 (9.76%) T-SQL
7 21 (6.40%) Java
8 20 (6.10%) C++
9 17 (5.18%) PowerShell
10 15 (4.57%) TypeScript
11 14 (4.27%) C
12 11 (3.35%) Python
13 10 (3.05%) PL/SQL
14 7 (2.13%) PHP
15 5 (1.52%) MATLAB
15 5 (1.52%) R
16 4 (1.22%) VBA
17 2 (0.61%) Shell Script
18 1 (0.30%) Progress 4GL
18 1 (0.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (12.20%) Degree
2 26 (7.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (3.05%) Numerate Degree
4 8 (2.44%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.22%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.91%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.30%) APMP
7 1 (0.30%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.30%) MCP
7 1 (0.30%) MCSD
7 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.91%) QA
2 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.30%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.30%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (2.13%) Docker
2 1 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (1.52%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.91%) Puppet
3 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 75 (22.87%) Microsoft
2 28 (8.54%) Oracle
3 15 (4.57%) Atlassian
4 12 (3.66%) Telerik
5 8 (2.44%) Xamarin
6 6 (1.83%) Tableau
7 5 (1.52%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.91%) Google
8 3 (0.91%) Sage
9 2 (0.61%) Capita
9 2 (0.61%) IBM
9 2 (0.61%) LexisNexis
9 2 (0.61%) Nokia
9 2 (0.61%) SAP
9 2 (0.61%) Sony
9 2 (0.61%) Thales
10 1 (0.30%) Automation Anywhere
10 1 (0.30%) Blue Prism
10 1 (0.30%) Infragistics
10 1 (0.30%) UiPath