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Vb.Net Developer

What Does a Professional in this Career Do?

Designs or improves computer software and applications using the Vb.net computer programming language. Oversees the entire Vb.net software development process. Analyzes customer or user needs, designs programs, writes code or instructs computer programmers, tests design, and documents programs. May assist with upgrades or maintenance.

Job Outlook

There were 14 Vb.Net Developer job postings in North Carolina in the past year and 565 in the United States.

In combination with other careers in the Software Developer / Engineer industry, which includes the Vb.Net Developer career, the following graph shows the number of people employed for each year since 2012:

Salary

Many new Vb.Net Developer jobs have salaries estimated to be in the following ranges, based on the requirements and responsibilities listed in job postings from the past year.

National

The average estimated salary in the United States for this career, based on job postings in the past year, is $93,175.

State

The average estimated salary in North Carolina for this career, based on job postings in the past year, is $98,760.

Percentiles represent the percentage that is lower than the value. For example, 25% of estimated salaries for Vb.Net Developer postings in the United States in the past year were lower than $83,868.

Education and Experience

Posted Vb.Net Developer jobs typically require the following level of education. The numbers below are based on job postings in the United States from the past year. Not all job postings list education requirements.

Education LevelPercentage
Associate's Degree7%
Bachelor's Degree78%
Master's Degree9%
Doctoral Degree3%
Other3%

Posted Vb.Net Developer jobs typically require the following number of years of experience. The numbers below are based on job postings in the United States from the past year. Not all job postings list experience requirements.

Years of ExperiencePercentage
0 to 2 years10%
3 to 5 years68%
6 to 8 years18%
9+ years4%

Skills

Below are listings of the most common general and specialized skills Vb.Net Developer positions expect applicants to have as well as the most common skills that distinguish individuals from their peers. The percentage of job postings that specifically mention each skill is also listed.

Baseline Skills

A skill that is required across a broad range of occupations, including this one.

  • Communication Skills (34%)
  • Microsoft Excel (33%)
  • Microsoft Access (23%)
  • Writing (19%)
  • Teamwork / Collaboration (17%)

Defining Skills

A core skill for this occupation, it occurs frequently in job postings.

  • SQL (75%)
  • .NET (67%)
  • Microsoft C# (39%)
  • Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) (39%)
  • SQL Server (38%)

Necessary Skills

A skill that is requested frequently in this occupation but isn’t specific to it.

  • ASP.NET (19%)
  • Macros (15%)
  • Oracle (14%)
  • Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOAD) (13%)
  • Extensible Markup Language (XML) (11%)

Distinguishing Skills

A skill that may distinguish a subset of the occupation.

  • Team Foundation Server (7%)
  • AngularJS (7%)
  • Oracle PL/SQL (6%)
  • Microsoft Sql Server Integration Services (SSIS) (5%)
  • ASP.NET MVC (5%)

Salary Boosting Skills

A professional who wishes to excel in this career path may consider developing the following highly valued skills. The percentage of job postings that specifically mention each skill is listed along with the marginal value: the average salary difference between postings that request that skill and those that do not.

  • Team Foundation Server (7%) – marginal value $2,216
  • Microsoft Sql Server Integration Services (SSIS) (5%) – marginal value $1,956
  • AngularJS (7%) – marginal value $1,842

Alternative Job Titles

Sometimes employers post jobs with Vb.Net Developer skills but a different job title. Some common alternative job titles include:

  • Vba Developer
  • Vb Developer
  • Excel Vba Developer
  • Vb .Net Developer

Similar Occupations

If you are interested in exploring occupations with similar skills, you may want to research the following job titles. Note that we only list occupations that have at least one corresponding NC State Online and Distance Education program.

Common Employers

Here are the employers that have posted the most Vb.Net Developer jobs in the past year along with how many they have posted.

United States

  • Resourcesoft (7)
  • Htc (7)
  • Sohanit Inc (5)
  • Cynet Systems (5)
  • Msys Incorporated (4)

North Carolina

  • Sbs Corporation (2)
  • Adbakx (1)
  • Softpath System Llc (1)
  • Storable (1)
  • Tanson Technology Group Incorporated (1)

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