Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 207 150 169
Rank change year-on-year -57 +19 -44
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 461 660 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.53% 2.22% 2.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.65% 4.07% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 403 611 750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £32,000 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 17,381 16,233 20,039
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 57.55% 54.67% 52.67%
Number of salaries quoted 15,052 14,132 17,876
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -1 111 £40,000 +14.29% 24
Surrey -44 103 £52,500 -0.94% 8
Thames Valley -83 96 £47,500 +18.75% 22
East Sussex +20 70 £45,000 +63.64% 2
West Sussex -35 45 £39,500 +18.80% 1
Berkshire -44 42 £50,000 +33.33% 11
Kent -16 32 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Buckinghamshire -33 30 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Oxfordshire -28 27 £50,000 +53.85% 4
Middlesex +18 4 £42,500 -5.56%
VB.NET
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 461 (100.00%) .NET
2 437 (94.79%) C#
3 236 (51.19%) SQL
4 230 (49.89%) ASP.NET
5 227 (49.24%) SQL Server
6 209 (45.34%) HTML
7 191 (41.43%) JavaScript
7 191 (41.43%) CSS
8 181 (39.26%) Agile Software Development
9 178 (38.61%) MVC
10 150 (32.54%) jQuery
11 133 (28.85%) Microsoft
12 96 (20.82%) AngularJS
13 87 (18.87%) T-SQL
13 87 (18.87%) WCF
14 85 (18.44%) Team Foundation Server
15 84 (18.22%) .NET Framework
15 84 (18.22%) TDD
16 77 (16.70%) Oracle
17 76 (16.49%) HTML5
18 72 (15.62%) ASP.NET MVC
19 71 (15.40%) VB
20 70 (15.18%) XML
20 70 (15.18%) Finance
21 68 (14.75%) Microsoft Azure
22 65 (14.10%) ASP.NET Web API
23 64 (13.88%) OO
24 57 (12.36%) CSS3
24 57 (12.36%) Windows
25 55 (11.93%) E-Commerce

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 28 (6.07%) IIS
2 20 (4.34%) SharePoint
3 14 (3.04%) Confluence
4 10 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (2.17%) Drupal
4 10 (2.17%) Umbraco
5 4 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (0.65%) CMS
6 3 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.43%) Apache
8 1 (0.22%) Kentico
8 1 (0.22%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.22%) nginx
8 1 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.87%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.22%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 68 (14.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (3.69%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.74%) GitHub
4 6 (1.30%) Office 365
5 5 (1.08%) SaaS
6 3 (0.65%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.43%) npm
8 1 (0.22%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.74%) HTTP
2 7 (1.52%) SMS
3 6 (1.30%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.22%) DHCP
4 1 (0.22%) DNS
4 1 (0.22%) SSL
4 1 (0.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 227 (49.24%) SQL Server
2 30 (6.51%) SQL Server 2012
3 29 (6.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (5.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (5.42%) MySQL
5 25 (5.42%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (3.90%) Relational Database
7 16 (3.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (2.82%) Crystal Reports
8 13 (2.82%) SQL Server 2016
9 12 (2.60%) Oracle Database
9 12 (2.60%) Power BI
10 11 (2.39%) RDBMS
11 10 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (1.74%) Oracle Database 10g
13 7 (1.52%) SSDT
14 6 (1.30%) Big Data
14 6 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (1.30%) MariaDB
15 4 (0.87%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 85 (18.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 50 (10.85%) Visual Studio
3 46 (9.98%) Git (software)
4 32 (6.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 28 (6.07%) NUnit
6 18 (3.90%) Jenkins
7 15 (3.25%) JIRA
8 13 (2.82%) ReSharper
9 11 (2.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 11 (2.39%) Bitbucket
9 11 (2.39%) MSBuild
9 11 (2.39%) Visual Studio Team System
10 10 (2.17%) SonarQube
11 7 (1.52%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (1.52%) Selenium
11 7 (1.52%) SpecFlow
12 6 (1.30%) Subversion
12 6 (1.30%) WebDriver
13 5 (1.08%) TestComplete
14 4 (0.87%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 70 (15.18%) Finance
2 21 (4.56%) Manufacturing
3 15 (3.25%) Retail
4 11 (2.39%) Marketing
5 8 (1.74%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.08%) Advertising
7 4 (0.87%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.22%) Automotive
8 1 (0.22%) Back Office
8 1 (0.22%) Banking
8 1 (0.22%) Legal
8 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.22%) Publishing
8 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 384 (83.30%) Developer
2 274 (59.44%) .NET Developer
3 203 (44.03%) C# Developer
4 172 (37.31%) C# .NET Developer
5 95 (20.61%) Software Developer
6 80 (17.35%) ASP.NET Developer
7 73 (15.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 72 (15.62%) .NET Software Developer
9 65 (14.10%) VB.NET Developer
10 64 (13.88%) Senior Developer
11 62 (13.45%) C# Software Developer
12 49 (10.63%) C# VB.NET Developer
13 47 (10.20%) Senior .NET Developer
14 36 (7.81%) Web Developer
15 35 (7.59%) Lead Developer
16 33 (7.16%) Applications Developer
16 33 (7.16%) Lead C# Developer
16 33 (7.16%) SQL Developer
17 28 (6.07%) Lead .NET Developer
18 24 (5.21%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 461 (100.00%) .NET
2 230 (49.89%) ASP.NET
3 209 (45.34%) HTML
4 191 (41.43%) CSS
5 150 (32.54%) jQuery
6 96 (20.82%) AngularJS
7 87 (18.87%) WCF
8 84 (18.22%) .NET Framework
9 76 (16.49%) HTML5
10 72 (15.62%) ASP.NET MVC
11 70 (15.18%) XML
12 65 (14.10%) ASP.NET Web API
13 57 (12.36%) CSS3
14 50 (10.85%) Ajax
15 44 (9.54%) WPF
16 43 (9.33%) Web Services
17 36 (7.81%) JSON
17 36 (7.81%) RESTful
17 36 (7.81%) WinForms
18 34 (7.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 44 (9.54%) Greenfield Project
2 37 (8.03%) Mobile App
3 27 (5.86%) Self-Motivation
4 26 (5.64%) Computer Science
5 17 (3.69%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (3.04%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (2.17%) FMCG
8 8 (1.74%) Augmented Reality
9 4 (0.87%) LIMS
10 3 (0.65%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.43%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.22%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.22%) Hybrid Cloud
12 1 (0.22%) Life Science
12 1 (0.22%) PMI
12 1 (0.22%) Replication
12 1 (0.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 57 (12.36%) Windows
2 19 (4.12%) Windows Phone
2 19 (4.12%) Windows Phone 8
3 13 (2.82%) Unix
4 9 (1.95%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.74%) Android
6 6 (1.30%) Linux
7 2 (0.43%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.22%) Debian
8 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (39.26%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (38.61%) MVC
3 84 (18.22%) TDD
4 64 (13.88%) OO
5 55 (11.93%) E-Commerce
6 50 (10.85%) Migration
7 49 (10.63%) BDD
7 49 (10.63%) Scrum
8 45 (9.76%) OOP
8 45 (9.76%) Web Development
9 43 (9.33%) Unit Testing
10 39 (8.46%) Problem-Solving
10 39 (8.46%) Software Engineering
11 38 (8.24%) Test Automation
12 37 (8.03%) Continuous Integration
13 31 (6.72%) Mentoring
14 29 (6.29%) SDLC
15 26 (5.64%) Open Source
16 25 (5.42%) CRM
16 25 (5.42%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 437 (94.79%) C#
2 236 (51.19%) SQL
3 191 (41.43%) JavaScript
4 87 (18.87%) T-SQL
5 71 (15.40%) VB
6 53 (11.50%) VB6
7 38 (8.24%) Java
8 33 (7.16%) PL/SQL
9 18 (3.90%) Python
10 14 (3.04%) XAML
11 11 (2.39%) PHP
12 10 (2.17%) C++
12 10 (2.17%) TypeScript
13 8 (1.74%) VBA
14 7 (1.52%) Ruby
15 5 (1.08%) C
16 4 (0.87%) ANSI SQL
16 4 (0.87%) R
17 3 (0.65%) Bash Shell
17 3 (0.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 46 (9.98%) Degree
2 10 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.52%) MCP
3 7 (1.52%) MCPD
4 4 (0.87%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.65%) MCTS
5 3 (0.65%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.65%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.22%) ISEB
6 1 (0.22%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.74%) GAMP
1 8 (1.74%) QA
2 4 (0.87%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (1.08%) Docker
2 3 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (2.17%) Puppet
2 3 (0.65%) Ansible
3 2 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 133 (28.85%) Microsoft
2 77 (16.70%) Oracle
3 20 (4.34%) Xamarin
4 14 (3.04%) Telerik
5 11 (2.39%) Atlassian
6 9 (1.95%) MuleSoft
7 4 (0.87%) Capita
7 4 (0.87%) DevExpress
7 4 (0.87%) Syncfusion
7 4 (0.87%) Tableau
8 3 (0.65%) Thunderhead
8 3 (0.65%) VMware
9 2 (0.43%) IBM
9 2 (0.43%) SAP
10 1 (0.22%) Automation Anywhere
10 1 (0.22%) Blue Prism
10 1 (0.22%) Hortonworks
10 1 (0.22%) HubSpot
10 1 (0.22%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.22%) UiPath