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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 12 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 20 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 12.74% 6.61% 1.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.81% 12.70% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 1
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -65.62%
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 Chelmsford region.

Programming Languages Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
84 63 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 53.50% 52.07% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 74 62 17
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 30 January 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 32 (100.00%) C#
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
1 32 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 32 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 30 (93.75%) T-SQL
3 29 (90.63%) WPF
3 29 (90.63%) WinForms
3 29 (90.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 28 (87.50%) Razor View Engine
5 27 (84.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 27 (84.38%) SQL
6 25 (78.13%) MVC
7 24 (75.00%) LINQ
7 24 (75.00%) XML
7 24 (75.00%) JSON
8 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
9 6 (18.75%) OO
10 3 (9.38%) jQuery
10 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
10 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
10 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
10 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (9.38%) Change Control
11 2 (6.25%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (6.25%) Line Management
11 2 (6.25%) CSS
11 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
12 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
12 1 (3.13%) Degree
12 1 (3.13%) Data Protection

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.13%) Retail
1 1 (3.13%) Local Government
1 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (100.00%) Developer
2 26 (81.25%) .NET Developer
3 21 (65.63%) Software Developer
4 5 (15.63%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Lead Programmer
5 2 (6.25%) Programmer
6 1 (3.13%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.13%) ASP Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
1 32 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 32 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 29 (90.63%) WPF
2 29 (90.63%) WinForms
2 29 (90.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 28 (87.50%) Razor View Engine
4 27 (84.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (75.00%) LINQ
5 24 (75.00%) XML
5 24 (75.00%) JSON
6 3 (9.38%) jQuery
7 2 (6.25%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (78.13%) MVC
2 6 (18.75%) OO
3 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
3 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
3 3 (9.38%) Change Control
4 2 (6.25%) Line Management
5 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) C#
2 30 (93.75%) T-SQL
3 27 (84.38%) SQL
4 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Microsoft