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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 11 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 29 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 26.85% 9.83% 11.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.71% 21.52% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 28 17 10
Average salary £30,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
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
79 79 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 73.15% 45.66% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 73 73 94
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 4 August 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Colchester

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 71 (100.00%) .NET
2 70 (98.59%) C#
3 68 (95.77%) HTML
3 68 (95.77%) JavaScript
3 68 (95.77%) jQuery
4 52 (73.24%) Relational Database
4 52 (73.24%) User Experience
4 52 (73.24%) CSS
5 44 (61.97%) SQL Server
6 42 (59.15%) ASP.NET
7 27 (38.03%) Microsoft
8 26 (36.62%) Project Management
8 26 (36.62%) MS Excel
8 26 (36.62%) MySQL
8 26 (36.62%) Oracle
8 26 (36.62%) Team Foundation Server
9 17 (23.94%) SQL
10 16 (22.54%) Visual Studio
10 16 (22.54%) Responsive Web Design
10 16 (22.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 15 (21.13%) Web Design
12 13 (18.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 12 (16.90%) MVC
14 2 (2.82%) Migration
15 1 (1.41%) WinForms
15 1 (1.41%) OOD
15 1 (1.41%) OO
15 1 (1.41%) Classic ASP
15 1 (1.41%) VB
15 1 (1.41%) Mobile Development

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 26 (36.62%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (73.24%) Relational Database
2 44 (61.97%) SQL Server
3 26 (36.62%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (36.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (22.54%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.41%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 69 (97.18%) Developer
2 68 (95.77%) .NET Developer
3 36 (50.70%) Junior
4 35 (49.30%) Junior Developer
4 35 (49.30%) Junior .NET Developer
5 26 (36.62%) .NET Web Developer
5 26 (36.62%) C# Web Developer
5 26 (36.62%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (36.62%) C# Developer
5 26 (36.62%) Web Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Graduate
6 5 (7.04%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
7 1 (1.41%) .NET Programmer
7 1 (1.41%) Junior Programmer
7 1 (1.41%) Integration Consultant
7 1 (1.41%) Software Developer
7 1 (1.41%) Implementation Consultant
7 1 (1.41%) Consultant
7 1 (1.41%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (100.00%) .NET
2 68 (95.77%) HTML
2 68 (95.77%) jQuery
3 52 (73.24%) CSS
4 42 (59.15%) ASP.NET
5 16 (22.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 13 (18.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.41%) HTML5
7 1 (1.41%) Classic ASP
7 1 (1.41%) WinForms
7 1 (1.41%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.41%) WCF
7 1 (1.41%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 52 (73.24%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.62%) Project Management
2 16 (22.54%) Responsive Web Design
3 15 (21.13%) Web Design
4 12 (16.90%) MVC
5 2 (2.82%) Migration
6 1 (1.41%) OO
6 1 (1.41%) OOD
6 1 (1.41%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.41%) Unit Testing
6 1 (1.41%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 70 (98.59%) C#
2 68 (95.77%) JavaScript
3 17 (23.94%) SQL
4 1 (1.41%) VB
4 1 (1.41%) VB6
Vendors
1 27 (38.03%) Microsoft
2 26 (36.62%) Oracle