The first table below looks at the demand for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 67 57 67
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 306 311 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.84% 4.04% 3.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.36% 7.04% 6.17%
Number of salaries quoted 282 285 292
Average salary £39,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4157 4417 5187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 52.16% 57.43% 61.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3567 3919 4453
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB.NET
England

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

VB.NET
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in the East of England

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in the East of England

VB.NET
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex -4 75 £37,500 +0.67% 8
Hertfordshire -35 70 £37,500 +7.14% 6
Cambridgeshire -7 63 £40,000 - 11
Bedfordshire - 57 £41,250 - 6
Norfolk +10 35 £33,750 +12.50% 7
Suffolk -3 10 £45,000 +50.00% 1
VB.NET
England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 543 (100.00%) .NET
2 404 (74.40%) C#
3 360 (66.30%) ASP.NET
4 350 (64.46%) SQL Server
5 297 (54.70%) SQL
6 184 (33.89%) JavaScript
7 182 (33.52%) Microsoft
8 174 (32.04%) .NET Framework
9 173 (31.86%) VB
10 169 (31.12%) MVC
11 167 (30.76%) HTML
12 160 (29.47%) CSS
13 126 (23.20%) WCF
14 124 (22.84%) Windows
15 108 (19.89%) ASP.NET MVC
16 106 (19.52%) Visual Studio
17 102 (18.78%) Scrum
18 98 (18.05%) Web Services
19 95 (17.50%) MS Excel
20 92 (16.94%) TDD
20 92 (16.94%) jQuery
20 92 (16.94%) SQL Server 2008
21 91 (16.76%) Degree
21 91 (16.76%) XML
22 80 (14.73%) NUnit
23 77 (14.18%) Oracle
23 77 (14.18%) T-SQL
24 75 (13.81%) Rhino Mocks
25 73 (13.44%) WinForms
26 71 (13.08%) Web Application Development

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 52 (9.58%) SharePoint
2 44 (8.10%) BizTalk Server
3 20 (3.68%) SharePoint Server
4 16 (2.95%) MS Exchange
4 16 (2.95%) Documentum
5 11 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (1.66%) CMS
6 9 (1.66%) Oracle Application Server
6 9 (1.66%) Apache
6 9 (1.66%) Oracle 10gAS
7 7 (1.29%) IIS
8 6 (1.10%) Drupal
9 3 (0.55%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.37%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.37%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.18%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.18%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 95 (17.50%) MS Excel
2 48 (8.84%) MS Office
3 10 (1.84%) PowerPivot
3 10 (1.84%) Photoshop
4 7 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.18%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.18%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 11 (2.03%) Dynamics AX
1 11 (2.03%) assyst
2 8 (1.47%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.37%) Magento
4 1 (0.18%) Pegasus Opera
4 1 (0.18%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.18%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (5.89%) Internet
2 14 (2.58%) Intranet
2 14 (2.58%) DNS
3 11 (2.03%) TCP/IP
3 11 (2.03%) FTP
3 11 (2.03%) LDAP
4 9 (1.66%) DHCP
5 8 (1.47%) Firewall
6 5 (0.92%) IPsec
6 5 (0.92%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.18%) HTTP
7 1 (0.18%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 350 (64.46%) SQL Server
2 92 (16.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 57 (10.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 56 (10.31%) SQL Server 2005
5 51 (9.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 46 (8.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 41 (7.55%) Relational Database
8 24 (4.42%) Crystal Reports
9 21 (3.87%) Oracle Reports
10 19 (3.50%) Oracle OLAP
10 19 (3.50%) OLAP
11 18 (3.31%) MySQL
11 18 (3.31%) Oracle Database
12 13 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (2.39%) DTS
12 13 (2.39%) MS Access
12 13 (2.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 13 (2.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 12 (2.21%) SQL Server 2000
14 10 (1.84%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 106 (19.52%) Visual Studio
2 80 (14.73%) NUnit
3 75 (13.81%) Rhino Mocks
4 48 (8.84%) Moq
5 30 (5.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 27 (4.97%) MSTest
7 20 (3.68%) Subversion
8 10 (1.84%) JIRA
9 9 (1.66%) Oracle Forms
9 9 (1.66%) PVCS
9 9 (1.66%) Visual Studio Team System
9 9 (1.66%) MorphX
10 8 (1.47%) Git (software)
11 6 (1.10%) TeamCity
11 6 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 5 (0.92%) Dreamweaver
13 3 (0.55%) Cucumber
13 3 (0.55%) Selenium
14 2 (0.37%) FitNesse
14 2 (0.37%) Jenkins
General
1 52 (9.58%) Finance
2 25 (4.60%) Music Industry
3 24 (4.42%) Marketing
4 19 (3.50%) Manufacturing
5 9 (1.66%) Automotive
5 9 (1.66%) Retail
6 8 (1.47%) Banking
7 7 (1.29%) Law
7 7 (1.29%) Advertising
8 6 (1.10%) Back Office
9 5 (0.92%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.55%) Legal
11 2 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.37%) Games
11 2 (0.37%) Electronics
11 2 (0.37%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 465 (85.64%) Developer
2 268 (49.36%) .NET Developer
3 79 (14.55%) Software Developer
4 68 (12.52%) C# Developer
5 55 (10.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 54 (9.94%) VB.NET Developer
6 54 (9.94%) Junior Developer
6 54 (9.94%) Junior
7 45 (8.29%) Graduate
7 45 (8.29%) Web Developer
8 44 (8.10%) Junior .NET Developer
9 43 (7.92%) ASP.NET Developer
10 39 (7.18%) Graduate Developer
11 36 (6.63%) Senior Developer
12 34 (6.26%) Analyst
13 26 (4.79%) Programmer
14 25 (4.60%) Applications Developer
15 24 (4.42%) Graduate .NET Developer
16 22 (4.05%) Software Engineer
16 22 (4.05%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 543 (100.00%) .NET
2 360 (66.30%) ASP.NET
3 174 (32.04%) .NET Framework
4 167 (30.76%) HTML
5 160 (29.47%) CSS
6 126 (23.20%) WCF
7 108 (19.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 98 (18.05%) Web Services
9 92 (16.94%) jQuery
10 91 (16.76%) XML
11 73 (13.44%) WinForms
12 67 (12.34%) Razor View Engine
13 64 (11.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 61 (11.23%) Ajax
15 56 (10.31%) WPF
16 49 (9.02%) NHibernate
17 42 (7.73%) Castle Windsor
18 41 (7.55%) SOAP
19 40 (7.37%) HTML5
20 33 (6.08%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 64 (11.79%) Computer Science
2 23 (4.24%) Inversion of Control
3 19 (3.50%) Tandem
4 12 (2.21%) Mathematics
5 11 (2.03%) Management Information System
6 10 (1.84%) GIS
7 9 (1.66%) Graphic Design
8 7 (1.29%) N-Tier
9 6 (1.10%) Firmware
10 5 (0.92%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.92%) PKI
11 4 (0.74%) Physics
11 4 (0.74%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.55%) Data Integration
13 2 (0.37%) SCADA
13 2 (0.37%) Biotechnology
13 2 (0.37%) Derivative
13 2 (0.37%) Reference Data
13 2 (0.37%) Kindle
14 1 (0.18%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 124 (22.84%) Windows
2 18 (3.31%) Android
3 17 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (3.13%) Linux
4 11 (2.03%) Windows XP
5 10 (1.84%) Windows 7
6 7 (1.29%) UNIX
6 7 (1.29%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.37%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.18%) SUSE
9 1 (0.18%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.18%) AIX
9 1 (0.18%) Solaris
9 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (31.12%) MVC
2 102 (18.78%) Scrum
3 92 (16.94%) TDD
4 71 (13.08%) Web Application Development
5 63 (11.60%) Software Engineering
6 58 (10.68%) OO
7 49 (9.02%) Kanban
8 41 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (7.55%) OOP
9 32 (5.89%) Web Development
10 30 (5.52%) MVVM
11 28 (5.16%) E-Commerce
11 28 (5.16%) BDD
12 26 (4.79%) Waterfall
13 25 (4.60%) Business Intelligence
13 25 (4.60%) Dependency Injection
14 24 (4.42%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (3.87%) ETL
16 20 (3.68%) Release Management
17 19 (3.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 404 (74.40%) C#
2 297 (54.70%) SQL
3 184 (33.89%) JavaScript
4 173 (31.86%) VB
5 77 (14.18%) T-SQL
6 57 (10.50%) Java
7 54 (9.94%) VB6
8 52 (9.58%) PHP
9 40 (7.37%) VBA
10 26 (4.79%) C++
11 25 (4.60%) PL/SQL
12 17 (3.13%) ABAP
13 16 (2.95%) VBScript
14 15 (2.76%) PowerShell
15 11 (2.03%) C
16 9 (1.66%) X++
17 8 (1.47%) Groovy
18 6 (1.10%) Delphi
19 5 (0.92%) Objective-C
19 5 (0.92%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 91 (16.76%) Degree
2 32 (5.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (4.79%) MCP
3 26 (4.79%) MCAD
3 26 (4.79%) MCSD
4 25 (4.60%) MCTS
5 8 (1.47%) Security Cleared
6 5 (0.92%) PhD
6 5 (0.92%) MCSE
6 5 (0.92%) MCITP
7 1 (0.18%) ISEB
7 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.21%) ISO 9001
2 9 (1.66%) QA
System Software
1 16 (2.95%) XenApp
2 9 (1.66%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.92%) NFS
3 5 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.92%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (0.92%) MOM
1 5 (0.92%) HP SIM
2 2 (0.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 182 (33.52%) Microsoft
2 77 (14.18%) Oracle
3 30 (5.52%) SAP
4 21 (3.87%) Adobe
5 16 (2.95%) Citrix
5 16 (2.95%) EMC
5 16 (2.95%) NetApp
6 14 (2.58%) Cognos
7 10 (1.84%) Teradata
8 9 (1.66%) Serena
9 8 (1.47%) Sage
10 7 (1.29%) IBM
11 5 (0.92%) VMware
11 5 (0.92%) Lotus
11 5 (0.92%) HP
11 5 (0.92%) Dell
11 5 (0.92%) CA
11 5 (0.92%) Business Objects
11 5 (0.92%) Xamarin
11 5 (0.92%) Google
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