The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 28 34 60
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +26
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 69 86 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 7.32% 6.78% 3.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.59% 13.65% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 63 78 48
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,850
10% offered a salary of more than £88,000 £47,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
VB.NET
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
473 630 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 50.16% 49.65% 50.46%
Number of salaries quoted 410 497 616
Median salary £44,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,421 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +1.26%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing VB.NET as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester -5 29 £35,000 +34.61%
Brentwood +14 13 £60,000 +26.31%
Basildon +10 8 £42,500 +34.92% 1
Dunmow - 3 £26,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 3 £45,000 -
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 160 (100.00%) .NET
2 151 (94.38%) C#
3 118 (73.75%) SQL Server
4 111 (69.38%) HTML
5 110 (68.75%) JavaScript
6 108 (67.50%) CSS
7 107 (66.88%) ASP.NET
8 80 (50.00%) jQuery
9 78 (48.75%) Team Foundation Server
10 65 (40.63%) Ajax
11 61 (38.13%) Visual Studio
12 59 (36.88%) SQL Server 2008
12 59 (36.88%) Relational Database
13 56 (35.00%) User Experience
14 53 (33.13%) Finance
15 51 (31.88%) Unit Testing
16 48 (30.00%) Wealth Management
16 48 (30.00%) QA
16 48 (30.00%) Workflow
17 45 (28.13%) Microsoft
18 41 (25.63%) Web Development
19 36 (22.50%) MS Excel
20 35 (21.88%) MySQL
21 34 (21.25%) .NET Framework
22 29 (18.13%) Project Management
22 29 (18.13%) SDLC
23 28 (17.50%) Oracle
23 28 (17.50%) SQL
24 24 (15.00%) OOD
24 24 (15.00%) Windows

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.88%) Node.js
2 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 36 (22.50%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.88%) MS Office
3 8 (5.00%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) AWD
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.50%) Internet
2 3 (1.88%) HTTP
3 1 (0.63%) DNS
3 1 (0.63%) Firewall
3 1 (0.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (73.75%) SQL Server
2 59 (36.88%) Relational Database
2 59 (36.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (21.88%) MySQL
4 24 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.88%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.88%) SQLite
7 2 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.63%) MS Access
8 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 78 (48.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 61 (38.13%) Visual Studio
3 8 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.88%) Moq
4 3 (1.88%) NUnit
4 3 (1.88%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.63%) Subversion
General
1 53 (33.13%) Finance
2 4 (2.50%) Legal
3 2 (1.25%) Back Office
4 1 (0.63%) Banking
4 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 136 (85.00%) Developer
2 123 (76.88%) .NET Developer
3 39 (24.38%) C# Developer
4 37 (23.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 34 (21.25%) .NET Web Developer
5 34 (21.25%) Web Developer
6 31 (19.38%) Junior
6 31 (19.38%) Junior Developer
7 29 (18.13%) Junior .NET Developer
8 28 (17.50%) C# Web Developer
9 24 (15.00%) SQL Developer
10 22 (13.75%) Technical Leader
11 17 (10.63%) VB.NET Developer
12 16 (10.00%) Consultant
12 16 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
13 13 (8.13%) SQL Server Developer
14 9 (5.63%) JavaScript Developer
15 7 (4.38%) ASP.NET Developer
15 7 (4.38%) HTML CSS Developer
15 7 (4.38%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (100.00%) .NET
2 111 (69.38%) HTML
3 108 (67.50%) CSS
4 107 (66.88%) ASP.NET
5 80 (50.00%) jQuery
6 65 (40.63%) Ajax
7 34 (21.25%) .NET Framework
8 22 (13.75%) XML
9 19 (11.88%) Web Services
10 14 (8.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 14 (8.75%) CSS3
10 14 (8.75%) HTML5
11 13 (8.13%) SOAP
12 10 (6.25%) WCF
13 9 (5.63%) WPF
14 7 (4.38%) WinForms
15 5 (3.13%) AngularJS
16 4 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
16 4 (2.50%) REST
17 3 (1.88%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 56 (35.00%) User Experience
2 14 (8.75%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.75%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.88%) EPoS
5 3 (1.88%) Smartphone
5 3 (1.88%) Streaming Music
6 1 (0.63%) AS400
6 1 (0.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.00%) Windows
2 8 (5.00%) Android
2 8 (5.00%) Apple iOS
2 8 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (4.38%) Windows 7
3 7 (4.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (4.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (31.88%) Unit Testing
2 48 (30.00%) Wealth Management
2 48 (30.00%) Workflow
3 41 (25.63%) Web Development
4 29 (18.13%) Project Management
4 29 (18.13%) SDLC
5 24 (15.00%) OOD
6 21 (13.13%) Mentoring
7 20 (12.50%) OO
8 11 (6.88%) Straight-Through Processing
9 9 (5.63%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (5.00%) Android Development
10 8 (5.00%) iOS Development
11 7 (4.38%) OOP
12 5 (3.13%) Software Engineering
13 4 (2.50%) ETL
13 4 (2.50%) MVC
13 4 (2.50%) Scrum
13 4 (2.50%) TDD
13 4 (2.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 151 (94.38%) C#
2 110 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 28 (17.50%) SQL
4 7 (4.38%) C++
5 6 (3.75%) VB
6 4 (2.50%) Apple Swift
7 3 (1.88%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.63%) Java
8 1 (0.63%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.63%) PHP
8 1 (0.63%) RPG
8 1 (0.63%) RPG/400
8 1 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (4.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (30.00%) QA
2 2 (1.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 28 (17.50%) Oracle
3 1 (0.63%) Cognos
3 1 (0.63%) Kaspersky
3 1 (0.63%) Tableau
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