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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 11 18 26
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 11 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 12.09% 2.47% 3.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.40% 4.76% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 4
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
47 42 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 51.65% 51.85% 54.63%
Number of salaries quoted 41 36 59
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,280 £45,000 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 22 September 2014, 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 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (82.14%) C#
3 16 (57.14%) SQL
4 14 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 13 (46.43%) XML
6 12 (42.86%) .NET Framework
7 11 (39.29%) MVC
7 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
8 9 (32.14%) CSS
8 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
8 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
9 8 (28.57%) WinForms
9 8 (28.57%) T-SQL
9 8 (28.57%) JSON
9 8 (28.57%) WPF
9 8 (28.57%) LINQ
9 8 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 7 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
10 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (25.00%) Finance
10 7 (25.00%) OO
11 6 (21.43%) PHP
11 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (17.86%) Spring
12 5 (17.86%) Drupal
12 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (17.86%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (17.86%) Struts2
12 5 (17.86%) Automotive

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 5 (17.86%) Drupal
Applications
1 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (10.71%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Automotive
3 2 (7.14%) Advertising
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 20 (71.43%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Architect
2 7 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.86%) .NET Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 13 (46.43%) XML
4 12 (42.86%) .NET Framework
5 9 (32.14%) CSS
6 8 (28.57%) WinForms
6 8 (28.57%) JSON
6 8 (28.57%) WPF
6 8 (28.57%) LINQ
6 8 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 7 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
8 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (17.86%) Spring
9 5 (17.86%) Struts2
9 5 (17.86%) JSP
9 5 (17.86%) SOAP
9 5 (17.86%) Struts
9 5 (17.86%) Web Services
10 4 (14.29%) jQuery
11 1 (3.57%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) MVC
2 7 (25.00%) OO
3 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
4 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
4 3 (10.71%) Change Control
5 2 (7.14%) ERP
6 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) C#
2 16 (57.14%) SQL
3 8 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 6 (21.43%) PHP
5 5 (17.86%) VB
5 5 (17.86%) C++
5 5 (17.86%) Java
6 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Sage