Period
to 23 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 23 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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 186 144
Rank change year-on-year +28 -42 -38
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 672 634 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.18% 1.81% 2.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.85% 3.50% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 626 594 908
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 £24,675
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 17456 18105 21399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 56.70% 51.59% 50.26%
Number of salaries quoted 15218 15990 18580
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 23 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 23 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 +14 206 £35,000 -17.65% 16
Surrey +12 162 £53,000 +27.71% 8
Hampshire +64 155 £40,000 +6.67% 6
Buckinghamshire +6 89 £35,000 -17.65% 3
Berkshire +23 84 £35,000 -22.22% 10
West Sussex 0 64 £32,500 -13.33%
Kent +26 40 £50,000 +23.46% 2
East Sussex -16 40 £44,000 -2.22% 3
Oxfordshire +2 34 £37,500 +7.14% 3
VB.NET
England

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 672 (100.00%) .NET
2 609 (90.63%) C#
3 436 (64.88%) SQL Server
4 398 (59.23%) SQL
5 357 (53.13%) HTML
6 346 (51.49%) ASP.NET
7 336 (50.00%) JavaScript
8 321 (47.77%) Agile Software Development
9 311 (46.28%) MVC
10 307 (45.68%) CSS
11 248 (36.90%) jQuery
12 216 (32.14%) Microsoft
13 182 (27.08%) Visual Studio
14 150 (22.32%) Team Foundation Server
15 148 (22.02%) XML
16 146 (21.73%) T-SQL
17 139 (20.68%) Scrum
18 136 (20.24%) ASP.NET MVC
19 134 (19.94%) TDD
20 123 (18.30%) Windows
21 122 (18.15%) WCF
22 121 (18.01%) Software Engineering
23 113 (16.82%) AngularJS
24 112 (16.67%) .NET Framework
25 111 (16.52%) Finance
26 110 (16.37%) Degree
27 103 (15.33%) Unit Testing
28 100 (14.88%) Microsoft Azure
29 99 (14.73%) Continuous Integration
29 99 (14.73%) 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 (11.90%) IIS
2 25 (3.72%) SharePoint
3 21 (3.13%) DNN
3 21 (3.13%) Documentum
4 8 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (1.04%) Drupal
5 7 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (0.74%) 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 79 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 44 (6.55%) 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 39 (5.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.74%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (0.74%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 100 (14.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (2.53%) SaaS
3 12 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.79%) Azure Machine Learning
4 9 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.74%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.30%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.30%) IaaS
6 2 (0.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.87%) Internet
2 14 (2.08%) Intranet
3 8 (1.19%) HTTP
4 7 (1.04%) SMTP
4 7 (1.04%) SSL
5 6 (0.89%) AMQP
5 6 (0.89%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.45%) Broadband
6 3 (0.45%) RIP
6 3 (0.45%) SMS
7 2 (0.30%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.30%) Network Security
8 1 (0.15%) DNS
8 1 (0.15%) FTP
8 1 (0.15%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.15%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 436 (64.88%) SQL Server
2 69 (10.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 68 (10.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 62 (9.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 59 (8.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 49 (7.29%) Relational Database
7 38 (5.65%) SQL Server 2016
8 33 (4.91%) MySQL
9 20 (2.98%) Power BI
10 17 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 16 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (1.93%) Big Data
12 13 (1.93%) MS Access
13 12 (1.79%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 12 (1.79%) Data Lake
13 12 (1.79%) HDInsight
14 10 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
15 9 (1.34%) Amazon RDS
15 9 (1.34%) Oracle Database
16 8 (1.19%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 182 (27.08%) Visual Studio
2 150 (22.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 46 (6.85%) MSBuild
4 37 (5.51%) JIRA
5 26 (3.87%) NUnit
6 24 (3.57%) Git (software)
7 20 (2.98%) T4 Templates
7 20 (2.98%) WiX
8 18 (2.68%) JSUnit
8 18 (2.68%) Subversion
9 15 (2.23%) MSTest
10 9 (1.34%) Selenium
10 9 (1.34%) SpecFlow
11 6 (0.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 6 (0.89%) Visual Studio Team System
12 5 (0.74%) Moq
12 5 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 5 (0.74%) WebDriver
13 3 (0.45%) Rhino Mocks
13 3 (0.45%) TestPartner
General
1 111 (16.52%) Finance
2 20 (2.98%) Financial Institution
3 17 (2.53%) Legal
4 16 (2.38%) Retail
5 14 (2.08%) 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
1 594 (88.39%) Developer
2 435 (64.73%) .NET Developer
3 243 (36.16%) C# Developer
4 231 (34.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 193 (28.72%) Software Developer
6 155 (23.07%) VB.NET Developer
7 126 (18.75%) .NET Software Developer
8 114 (16.96%) ASP.NET Developer
8 114 (16.96%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 98 (14.58%) SQL Developer
10 85 (12.65%) C# Software Developer
11 67 (9.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 65 (9.67%) Senior Developer
13 52 (7.74%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 40 (5.95%) Web Developer
15 37 (5.51%) Junior
15 37 (5.51%) Junior Developer
16 35 (5.21%) SQL Server Developer
17 32 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
18 31 (4.61%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 672 (100.00%) .NET
2 357 (53.13%) HTML
3 346 (51.49%) ASP.NET
4 307 (45.68%) CSS
5 248 (36.90%) jQuery
6 148 (22.02%) XML
7 136 (20.24%) ASP.NET MVC
8 122 (18.15%) WCF
9 113 (16.82%) AngularJS
10 112 (16.67%) .NET Framework
11 99 (14.73%) Ajax
11 99 (14.73%) HTML5
11 99 (14.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 96 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 89 (13.24%) WinForms
14 82 (12.20%) ASP.NET Web API
15 68 (10.12%) Web Services
16 62 (9.23%) Entity Framework
16 62 (9.23%) WPF
17 50 (7.44%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 63 (9.38%) Computer Science
2 51 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (5.51%) 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%) CESG
9 2 (0.30%) Fintech
9 2 (0.30%) iPad
10 1 (0.15%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.15%) Replication
10 1 (0.15%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 123 (18.30%) Windows
2 21 (3.13%) Android
3 16 (2.38%) Windows Server
4 14 (2.08%) Apple iOS
5 12 (1.79%) Unix
6 11 (1.64%) Linux
7 6 (0.89%) Windows 10
7 6 (0.89%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 321 (47.77%) Agile Software Development
2 311 (46.28%) MVC
3 139 (20.68%) Scrum
4 134 (19.94%) TDD
5 121 (18.01%) Software Engineering
6 103 (15.33%) Unit Testing
7 99 (14.73%) Continuous Integration
8 72 (10.71%) Web Development
9 66 (9.82%) Mentoring
10 62 (9.23%) SOLID
11 61 (9.08%) CRM
12 60 (8.93%) BDD
13 57 (8.48%) OOP
14 53 (7.89%) OO
15 47 (6.99%) DevOps
16 45 (6.70%) Waterfall
17 44 (6.55%) Coaching
18 42 (6.25%) Configuration Management
18 42 (6.25%) Mathematics
18 42 (6.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 609 (90.63%) C#
2 398 (59.23%) SQL
3 336 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 146 (21.73%) T-SQL
5 90 (13.39%) VB
6 55 (8.18%) Java
7 38 (5.65%) PHP
8 26 (3.87%) C
9 19 (2.83%) PowerShell
10 17 (2.53%) Python
10 17 (2.53%) VB6
11 13 (1.93%) R
12 9 (1.34%) Perl
12 9 (1.34%) VBA
13 7 (1.04%) TypeScript
14 5 (0.74%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.45%) C++
15 3 (0.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 3 (0.45%) VBScript
16 2 (0.30%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 110 (16.37%) Degree
2 18 (2.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (1.19%) Security Cleared
5 6 (0.89%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.74%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.74%) MCTS
7 4 (0.60%) CEH
7 4 (0.60%) CISM
7 4 (0.60%) CISSP
7 4 (0.60%) ISEB
8 2 (0.30%) CREST Certified
8 2 (0.30%) OSCP
9 1 (0.15%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (12.35%) QA
2 9 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.04%) ISO 9001
3 7 (1.04%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (0.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.15%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 216 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 85 (12.65%) Oracle
3 62 (9.23%) Telerik
4 32 (4.76%) Xamarin
5 23 (3.42%) DevExpress
6 21 (3.13%) EMC
7 12 (1.79%) Hortonworks
8 7 (1.04%) Apigee
9 5 (0.74%) Google
9 5 (0.74%) SAP
10 3 (0.45%) Tableau
11 2 (0.30%) Adobe
11 2 (0.30%) Apple
11 2 (0.30%) ESRI
12 1 (0.15%) Capita
12 1 (0.15%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.15%) Mapinfo
12 1 (0.15%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.15%) Thunderhead