Period
to 7 March 2021

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 7 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
England > South East
6 months to
7 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 216 207 280
Rank change year-on-year -9 +73 -85
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 127 307 272
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.10% 1.38% 1.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.92% 2.50% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 135 250 251
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.30% +2.35% +1.19%

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 6,621 12,267 14,776
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 57.48% 55.13% 55.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5,675 10,502 12,967
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £71,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 7 March 2021.

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 7 March 2021. 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 +18 53 £42,500 +6.25% 9
Oxfordshire +8 30 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Hampshire +15 28 £41,000 -3.53% 1
East Sussex +12 17 £50,000 +17.65% 1
Berkshire +22 13 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Buckinghamshire +57 10 £50,000 +66.67% 2
Middlesex +8 9 £60,000 - 1
Surrey +48 7 £45,000 - 5
Kent +30 7 £55,000 +22.22% 2
West Sussex +7 6 £23,000 -45.88% 4
VB.NET
England

For the 6 months to 7 March 2021, 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.

1 127 (100.00%) .NET
2 109 (85.83%) C#
3 67 (52.76%) SQL
4 61 (48.03%) SQL Server
5 50 (39.37%) ASP.NET
6 49 (38.58%) HTML
7 44 (34.65%) Agile Software Development
8 42 (33.07%) JavaScript
9 32 (25.20%) Microsoft
10 30 (23.62%) CSS
10 30 (23.62%) .NET Core
11 27 (21.26%) MVC
12 26 (20.47%) Software Engineering
12 26 (20.47%) AngularJS
13 22 (17.32%) Windows
14 20 (15.75%) Manufacturing
14 20 (15.75%) .NET Framework
14 20 (15.75%) Azure
15 19 (14.96%) Self-Motivation
16 18 (14.17%) WinForms
17 17 (13.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 16 (12.60%) HTML5
18 16 (12.60%) jQuery
18 16 (12.60%) Finance
18 16 (12.60%) TDD
18 16 (12.60%) Business Intelligence
19 15 (11.81%) VB
19 15 (11.81%) Scrum
19 15 (11.81%) Git (software)
19 15 (11.81%) Analytical Skills

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 11 (8.66%) IIS
2 5 (3.94%) Apache Solr
2 5 (3.94%) NServiceBus
3 3 (2.36%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (2.36%) SAS
3 3 (2.36%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.79%) Documentum
Applications
1 5 (3.94%) SOLIDWORKS
2 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.79%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 11 (8.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (6.30%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.79%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 20 (15.75%) Azure
2 10 (7.87%) Dynamics 365
3 8 (6.30%) AWS
4 3 (2.36%) Power Platform
5 2 (1.57%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.09%) DNS
1 9 (7.09%) TCP/IP
2 8 (6.30%) WAN
3 7 (5.51%) RTP
4 6 (4.72%) Intranet
5 5 (3.94%) Internet
6 1 (0.79%) HTTP
6 1 (0.79%) SMTP
6 1 (0.79%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.79%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (48.03%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (8.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (7.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (7.09%) MySQL
5 9 (7.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (7.09%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (4.72%) MS Access
7 4 (3.15%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (2.36%) Power BI
8 3 (2.36%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.79%) Biml
10 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.79%) OLTP
10 1 (0.79%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (0.79%) QlikView
10 1 (0.79%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 15 (11.81%) Git (software)
2 13 (10.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (10.24%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.36%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.79%) Cypress.io
4 1 (0.79%) ERwin
4 1 (0.79%) JIRA
4 1 (0.79%) MSTest
4 1 (0.79%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.79%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.79%) webpack
General
1 20 (15.75%) Manufacturing
2 16 (12.60%) Finance
3 7 (5.51%) Electronics
4 6 (4.72%) Marketing
4 6 (4.72%) Public Sector
4 6 (4.72%) Retail
4 6 (4.72%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.36%) Legal
6 1 (0.79%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 98 (77.17%) Developer
2 55 (43.31%) .NET Developer
3 53 (41.73%) Software Developer
4 36 (28.35%) C# Developer
5 30 (23.62%) C# .NET Developer
5 30 (23.62%) C# Software Developer
6 28 (22.05%) .NET Software Developer
7 15 (11.81%) Software Engineer
8 14 (11.02%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 13 (10.24%) C# Software Engineer
9 13 (10.24%) Senior Developer
10 12 (9.45%) ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (9.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (8.66%) VB.NET Developer
12 10 (7.87%) Applications Developer
12 10 (7.87%) C# VB.NET Developer
13 9 (7.09%) CRM Developer
13 9 (7.09%) Dynamics CRM Developer
14 8 (6.30%) .NET Software Engineer
14 8 (6.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (100.00%) .NET
2 50 (39.37%) ASP.NET
3 49 (38.58%) HTML
4 30 (23.62%) .NET Core
4 30 (23.62%) CSS
5 26 (20.47%) AngularJS
6 20 (15.75%) .NET Framework
7 18 (14.17%) WinForms
8 17 (13.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 16 (12.60%) HTML5
9 16 (12.60%) jQuery
10 15 (11.81%) ASP.NET Web API
11 14 (11.02%) REST
11 14 (11.02%) Web Services
12 13 (10.24%) WPF
13 11 (8.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 10 (7.87%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (7.87%) Entity Framework
14 10 (7.87%) XML
15 9 (7.09%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.96%) Self-Motivation
2 15 (11.81%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.30%) User Experience
4 7 (5.51%) EPoS
4 7 (5.51%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (3.94%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.57%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.79%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.79%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (17.32%) Windows
2 9 (7.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (34.65%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (21.26%) MVC
3 26 (20.47%) Software Engineering
4 16 (12.60%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (12.60%) TDD
5 15 (11.81%) Scrum
6 12 (9.45%) DevOps
6 12 (9.45%) Unit Testing
7 11 (8.66%) CAD
7 11 (8.66%) CRM
7 11 (8.66%) SDLC
8 10 (7.87%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (7.09%) Change Control
9 9 (7.09%) OO
9 9 (7.09%) OOD
9 9 (7.09%) Test Automation
10 8 (6.30%) Customer Requirements
10 8 (6.30%) Front End Development
10 8 (6.30%) Mathematics
11 7 (5.51%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 109 (85.83%) C#
2 67 (52.76%) SQL
3 42 (33.07%) JavaScript
4 15 (11.81%) VB
5 14 (11.02%) T-SQL
6 13 (10.24%) TypeScript
7 12 (9.45%) PowerShell
7 12 (9.45%) Python
8 5 (3.94%) VB6
8 5 (3.94%) VBA
9 3 (2.36%) C++
10 2 (1.57%) Java
11 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.79%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.79%) Perl
11 1 (0.79%) PHP
11 1 (0.79%) X++
Qualifications
1 11 (8.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (7.09%) Degree
3 8 (6.30%) MCITP
3 8 (6.30%) MCSA
4 4 (3.15%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.57%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.79%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (6.30%) Active Directory
1 8 (6.30%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (6.30%) SCCM
1 8 (6.30%) SCOM
1 8 (6.30%) WMI
2 6 (4.72%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.57%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 32 (25.20%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.72%) Oracle
2 6 (4.72%) SAP
3 5 (3.94%) Telerik
4 3 (2.36%) Meridio
4 3 (2.36%) Micro Focus
5 1 (0.79%) EMC
5 1 (0.79%) Infor
5 1 (0.79%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.79%) webMethods
5 1 (0.79%) Xamarin