The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 23 11 21
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 12 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 6.94% 12.08% 2.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% 25.00% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 2
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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 Chelmsford region.

Programming Languages Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
84 72 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 48.55% 48.32% 57.53%
Number of salaries quoted 79 69 39
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,650 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Chelmsford

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (94.74%) ASP.NET
2 18 (94.74%) SQL
3 16 (84.21%) MVC
3 16 (84.21%) XML
3 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
3 16 (84.21%) T-SQL
3 16 (84.21%) WinForms
3 16 (84.21%) .NET Framework
3 16 (84.21%) JSON
3 16 (84.21%) WPF
3 16 (84.21%) LINQ
3 16 (84.21%) ASP.NET MVC
3 16 (84.21%) Entity Framework
3 16 (84.21%) Razor View Engine
4 12 (63.16%) Retail
4 12 (63.16%) OO
5 2 (10.53%) Finance
5 2 (10.53%) Law
5 2 (10.53%) VB
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
5 2 (10.53%) VB6
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (10.53%) jQuery
5 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.26%) Office 365
6 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 12 (63.16%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
2 16 (84.21%) .NET Developer
3 15 (78.95%) VB.NET Developer
4 12 (63.16%) .NET Web Developer
4 12 (63.16%) Web Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
5 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (94.74%) ASP.NET
3 16 (84.21%) ASP.NET MVC
3 16 (84.21%) Entity Framework
3 16 (84.21%) Razor View Engine
3 16 (84.21%) XML
3 16 (84.21%) WinForms
3 16 (84.21%) .NET Framework
3 16 (84.21%) JSON
3 16 (84.21%) WPF
3 16 (84.21%) LINQ
4 2 (10.53%) jQuery
5 1 (5.26%) CSS
5 1 (5.26%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) MVC
2 12 (63.16%) OO
3 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (94.74%) SQL
3 16 (84.21%) T-SQL
4 2 (10.53%) VB
4 2 (10.53%) VB6
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Microsoft