The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 10 29 21
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 41 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 23.43% 4.60% 5.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.32% 12.79% 6.62%
Number of salaries quoted 40 11 8
Average salary £26,000 £27,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% -40.00%
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 Colchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
107 86 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 61.14% 35.98% 78.16%
Number of salaries quoted 99 77 118
Average salary £28,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Colchester

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Colchester

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 55 (100.00%) .NET
2 54 (98.18%) C#
3 51 (92.73%) HTML
3 51 (92.73%) JavaScript
3 51 (92.73%) jQuery
4 36 (65.45%) SQL Server
4 36 (65.45%) ASP.NET
5 35 (63.64%) CSS
6 33 (60.00%) Relational Database
6 33 (60.00%) User Experience
7 18 (32.73%) Responsive Web Design
7 18 (32.73%) SQL
7 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
8 17 (30.91%) MS Excel
8 17 (30.91%) MySQL
9 16 (29.09%) Oracle
9 16 (29.09%) Visual Studio
9 16 (29.09%) Project Management
9 16 (29.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 16 (29.09%) Team Foundation Server
10 15 (27.27%) Web Design
11 13 (23.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 12 (21.82%) MVC
13 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (5.45%) HTML5
13 3 (5.45%) VB
13 3 (5.45%) Mobile Development
14 2 (3.64%) Mentoring
14 2 (3.64%) Web Services
14 2 (3.64%) SEO

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 17 (30.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) VPN
1 1 (1.82%) DNS
1 1 (1.82%) Internet
1 1 (1.82%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (65.45%) SQL Server
2 33 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 17 (30.91%) MySQL
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (29.09%) Visual Studio
1 16 (29.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.82%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 52 (94.55%) Developer
2 51 (92.73%) .NET Developer
3 28 (50.91%) Junior
4 27 (49.09%) Junior Developer
5 26 (47.27%) Junior .NET Developer
6 18 (32.73%) C# Developer
6 18 (32.73%) C# .NET Developer
7 16 (29.09%) Web Developer
7 16 (29.09%) C# Web Developer
7 16 (29.09%) .NET Web Developer
8 5 (9.09%) Graduate
8 5 (9.09%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
9 2 (3.64%) VB.NET Developer
10 1 (1.82%) Implementation Consultant
10 1 (1.82%) Consultant
10 1 (1.82%) Programmer
10 1 (1.82%) Technical Support
10 1 (1.82%) Software Developer
10 1 (1.82%) Technical Administrator
10 1 (1.82%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (100.00%) .NET
2 51 (92.73%) jQuery
2 51 (92.73%) HTML
3 36 (65.45%) ASP.NET
4 35 (63.64%) CSS
5 16 (29.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 13 (23.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (5.45%) HTML5
8 2 (3.64%) CSS3
8 2 (3.64%) Web Services
9 1 (1.82%) WinForms
9 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.82%) WCF
9 1 (1.82%) WPF
9 1 (1.82%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (60.00%) User Experience
2 1 (1.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.73%) Responsive Web Design
2 16 (29.09%) Project Management
3 15 (27.27%) Web Design
4 12 (21.82%) MVC
5 3 (5.45%) Mobile Development
6 2 (3.64%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.64%) SEO
7 1 (1.82%) Migration
7 1 (1.82%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.82%) Unit Testing
7 1 (1.82%) OO
7 1 (1.82%) OOD
7 1 (1.82%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 54 (98.18%) C#
2 51 (92.73%) JavaScript
3 18 (32.73%) SQL
4 3 (5.45%) VB
5 1 (1.82%) VB6
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
2 16 (29.09%) Oracle
3 1 (1.82%) Kaspersky