The first table below looks at the demand for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Essex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 63 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +2
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 46 65 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.25% 6.68% 8.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.61% 12.15% 13.83%
Number of salaries quoted 41 59 115
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Programming Languages Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
696 535 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 49.22% 54.98% 63.08%
Number of salaries quoted 571 467 738
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Essex

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Essex

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Essex

VB.NET
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Colchester -15 13 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Chelmsford -4 9 £33,375 -58.28% 1
Basildon +7 4 £22,000 -44.30%
Billericay - 4 £35,000 -
Southend-on-Sea -12 3 £37,625 +7.50%
Wickford - 3 £45,000 -
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 80 (100.00%) .NET
2 61 (76.25%) C#
3 60 (75.00%) SQL
4 48 (60.00%) ASP.NET
5 34 (42.50%) SQL Server
6 32 (40.00%) Java
7 29 (36.25%) Degree
8 24 (30.00%) HTML
8 24 (30.00%) CSS
9 21 (26.25%) Web Services
10 19 (23.75%) JavaScript
10 19 (23.75%) VB
10 19 (23.75%) Oracle
11 18 (22.50%) T-SQL
12 16 (20.00%) Windows
12 16 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 16 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 15 (18.75%) VBA
14 14 (17.50%) XML
14 14 (17.50%) Visual Studio
14 14 (17.50%) WinForms
15 12 (15.00%) SAP
16 11 (13.75%) ABAP
16 11 (13.75%) EMC
16 11 (13.75%) Citrix
16 11 (13.75%) MS Exchange
16 11 (13.75%) Documentum
16 11 (13.75%) MS Excel
16 11 (13.75%) Business Analysis
16 11 (13.75%) Ajax

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 11 (13.75%) MS Exchange
1 11 (13.75%) Documentum
1 11 (13.75%) BizTalk Server
1 11 (13.75%) SharePoint Server
2 10 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 9 (11.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (11.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (10.00%) IIS
5 2 (2.50%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.25%) Drupal
Applications
1 11 (13.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (11.25%) assyst
2 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.25%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.25%) SaaS
2 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.75%) FTP
2 3 (3.75%) DHCP
2 3 (3.75%) DNS
2 3 (3.75%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (42.50%) SQL Server
2 16 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (11.25%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (11.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (8.75%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (8.75%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (7.50%) Data Mining
6 6 (7.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (6.25%) MS Access
8 3 (3.75%) Big Data
8 3 (3.75%) QlikView
8 3 (3.75%) MySQL
9 2 (2.50%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.25%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 14 (17.50%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 9 (11.25%) Finance
2 7 (8.75%) Publishing
3 4 (5.00%) Back Office
3 4 (5.00%) Marketing
4 3 (3.75%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.50%) Electronics
5 2 (2.50%) Law
5 2 (2.50%) French Language
5 2 (2.50%) German Language
6 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 59 (73.75%) Developer
2 25 (31.25%) Software Developer
3 12 (15.00%) .NET Developer
4 11 (13.75%) Release Manager
5 10 (12.50%) Junior
5 10 (12.50%) Junior Developer
6 7 (8.75%) Applications Developer
6 7 (8.75%) Analyst
6 7 (8.75%) Systems Developer
7 6 (7.50%) Database Developer
8 5 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.25%) Programmer
9 4 (5.00%) Developer Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) Test Leader
10 3 (3.75%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Junior Software Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Junior .NET Developer
10 3 (3.75%) C# Developer
10 3 (3.75%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (100.00%) .NET
2 48 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 24 (30.00%) HTML
3 24 (30.00%) CSS
4 21 (26.25%) Web Services
5 14 (17.50%) XML
5 14 (17.50%) WinForms
6 11 (13.75%) Ajax
7 9 (11.25%) SOAP
7 9 (11.25%) .NET Framework
8 7 (8.75%) ADO.NET
9 6 (7.50%) jQuery
10 5 (6.25%) COM+
11 4 (5.00%) DHTML
11 4 (5.00%) LINQ
12 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (3.75%) WPF
12 3 (3.75%) EDI
13 2 (2.50%) Google Maps API
13 2 (2.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.00%) Data Integration
2 4 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.75%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.50%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.50%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.25%) Social Media
5 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.25%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.00%) Windows
2 11 (13.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.00%) UNIX
4 3 (3.75%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (3.75%) Linux
5 2 (2.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.75%) Business Analysis
1 11 (13.75%) Process Management
1 11 (13.75%) Web Development
1 11 (13.75%) Release Management
2 9 (11.25%) ITSM
3 8 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 5 (6.25%) CRM
5 4 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.00%) OO
5 4 (5.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (5.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (5.00%) Change Control
6 3 (3.75%) DSDM
6 3 (3.75%) ERP
6 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2
6 3 (3.75%) UML
6 3 (3.75%) ITIL
6 3 (3.75%) Information Management
6 3 (3.75%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 61 (76.25%) C#
2 60 (75.00%) SQL
3 32 (40.00%) Java
4 19 (23.75%) JavaScript
4 19 (23.75%) VB
5 18 (22.50%) T-SQL
6 15 (18.75%) VBA
7 11 (13.75%) ABAP
8 10 (12.50%) PL/SQL
9 5 (6.25%) PHP
10 4 (5.00%) VBScript
10 4 (5.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 1 (1.25%) C
11 1 (1.25%) C++
11 1 (1.25%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (36.25%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (13.75%) XenApp
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (23.75%) Oracle
2 16 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (15.00%) SAP
4 11 (13.75%) EMC
4 11 (13.75%) Citrix
4 11 (13.75%) NetApp
5 4 (5.00%) Lotus
6 2 (2.50%) Cognos
6 2 (2.50%) Google
7 1 (1.25%) VMware
7 1 (1.25%) Pegasus
7 1 (1.25%) InterSystems
Colchester, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rayleigh, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Sinem Suphi
Posted: 9 days ago