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VB is an in-demand language

By Avonelle Lovhaug on 2/23/2021

Visual Studio Magazine reports on two new reports on language and technology usage that Visual Basic is a top in-demand programming language in 2021, above C#.

https://visualstudiomagazine.com/articles/2021/02/23/skill-salaries.aspx

While I always take these surveys with a grain of salt, it is nice to see that Visual Basic continue to be valued by the community at large, even if Microsoft has largely abandoned it. Maybe at some point they will re-evaluate their decision to limit support for VB.NET to just a few development scenarios, like Windows desktop.

VB.NET
Programming