The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 19 16 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 4 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 3.67% 12.87% 11.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.00% 21.67% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 12
Average salary £29,250 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.17% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £30,000 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB.NET
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Programming Languages Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
50 60 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 45.87% 59.41% 55.34%
Number of salaries quoted 41 54 40
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £32,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Basildon region.

VB.NET Salary Trend in Basildon

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Basildon

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing VB.NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.NET.

1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
4 4 (44.44%) C#
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (33.33%) MS Office
5 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) InterSystems
6 2 (22.22%) C++
6 2 (22.22%) WinForms
6 2 (22.22%) InterSystems Cache
6 2 (22.22%) Web Development
7 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
7 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
7 1 (11.11%) NHibernate
7 1 (11.11%) VBScript
7 1 (11.11%) VB
7 1 (11.11%) MySQL
7 1 (11.11%) IIS
7 1 (11.11%) CSS

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing VB.NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (22.22%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Software Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Junior
2 4 (44.44%) Junior Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Junior .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Junior VB.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) CMS Developer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Graduate
5 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) WinForms
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 1 (11.11%) NHibernate
5 1 (11.11%) CSS
5 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Web Development
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Scrum
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) C++
5 1 (11.11%) VBScript
5 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) InterSystems