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 29 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 Essex region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 27 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 74 79 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 6.19% 7.02% 7.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.63% 13.60% 12.14%
Number of salaries quoted 73 63 91
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Programming Languages Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
586 581 766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 49.00% 51.64% 64.48%
Number of salaries quoted 504 493 676
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 29 July 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 29 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
Chelmsford +10 18 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Colchester -5 18 £35,000 - 1
Hockley - 7 £25,000 -
Billericay +2 6 £37,500 +25.00%
Basildon -10 3 £32,500 -31.57%
Loughton - 2 £22,000 -
Braintree -3 1 £37,500 +66.66% 1
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 120 (100.00%) .NET
2 98 (81.67%) C#
3 75 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 71 (59.17%) SQL
5 50 (41.67%) SQL Server
6 35 (29.17%) Microsoft
7 31 (25.83%) JavaScript
7 31 (25.83%) CSS
7 31 (25.83%) Web Services
8 29 (24.17%) Java
9 27 (22.50%) Windows
10 25 (20.83%) MS Excel
10 25 (20.83%) Finance
11 24 (20.00%) HTML
11 24 (20.00%) Degree
12 23 (19.17%) jQuery
12 23 (19.17%) XML
13 22 (18.33%) VB
14 21 (17.50%) Visual Studio
15 20 (16.67%) SOAP
15 20 (16.67%) MVC
16 19 (15.83%) WinForms
16 19 (15.83%) Oracle
16 19 (15.83%) VBA
16 19 (15.83%) .NET Framework
17 18 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
17 18 (15.00%) PHP
18 16 (13.33%) Process Management
18 16 (13.33%) ABAP
18 16 (13.33%) SAP

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 16 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 16 (13.33%) Documentum
1 16 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
1 16 (13.33%) SharePoint Server
2 11 (9.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (9.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (4.17%) Drupal
4 3 (2.50%) IIS
4 3 (2.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.83%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 25 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (9.17%) assyst
2 8 (6.67%) Sage 200
3 2 (1.67%) Magento
4 1 (0.83%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.17%) FTP
2 3 (2.50%) DNS
2 3 (2.50%) Firewall
2 3 (2.50%) DHCP
3 1 (0.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 18 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (9.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (5.00%) MS Access
5 6 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.33%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (2.50%) MySQL
8 2 (1.67%) InterSystems Cache
8 2 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.83%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (17.50%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (20.83%) Finance
2 6 (5.00%) Law
2 6 (5.00%) Advertising
3 5 (4.17%) Automotive
4 4 (3.33%) Marketing
5 3 (2.50%) Banking
6 2 (1.67%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.83%) Electronics
7 1 (0.83%) Games
7 1 (0.83%) Legal
7 1 (0.83%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 89 (74.17%) Developer
2 32 (26.67%) Software Developer
3 30 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 17 (14.17%) Junior Developer
4 17 (14.17%) Junior
5 16 (13.33%) Release Manager
6 11 (9.17%) Systems Developer
7 10 (8.33%) Junior .NET Developer
7 10 (8.33%) Technical Architect
7 10 (8.33%) Architect
8 9 (7.50%) C# Developer
9 8 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (5.83%) VB.NET Developer
11 6 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (5.00%) Database Developer
12 5 (4.17%) Graduate
12 5 (4.17%) Java Developer
12 5 (4.17%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
12 5 (4.17%) Junior VB.NET Developer
12 5 (4.17%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (100.00%) .NET
2 75 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 31 (25.83%) CSS
3 31 (25.83%) Web Services
4 24 (20.00%) HTML
5 23 (19.17%) XML
5 23 (19.17%) jQuery
6 20 (16.67%) SOAP
7 19 (15.83%) WinForms
7 19 (15.83%) .NET Framework
8 15 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (10.83%) WPF
10 11 (9.17%) ADO.NET
11 10 (8.33%) Ajax
12 9 (7.50%) LINQ
13 7 (5.83%) LAMP
14 6 (5.00%) COM+
14 6 (5.00%) WCF
15 5 (4.17%) Silverlight
15 5 (4.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.17%) Client/Server
3 2 (1.67%) Derivative
3 2 (1.67%) Reference Data
3 2 (1.67%) Kindle
3 2 (1.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.83%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.83%) Social Media
4 1 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (22.50%) Windows
2 16 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (6.67%) Android
4 6 (5.00%) UNIX
5 5 (4.17%) Linux
5 5 (4.17%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.50%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.50%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (16.67%) MVC
2 16 (13.33%) Process Management
2 16 (13.33%) Business Analysis
2 16 (13.33%) Release Management
3 15 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 14 (11.67%) Change Control
4 14 (11.67%) OO
5 11 (9.17%) ITSM
6 9 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (7.50%) ITIL
7 8 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 8 (6.67%) Android Development
7 8 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (5.83%) Workflow
8 7 (5.83%) ERP
9 6 (5.00%) OOD
9 6 (5.00%) Service Management
9 6 (5.00%) Web Development
10 5 (4.17%) ITIL V3
10 5 (4.17%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 98 (81.67%) C#
2 71 (59.17%) SQL
3 31 (25.83%) JavaScript
4 29 (24.17%) Java
5 22 (18.33%) VB
6 19 (15.83%) VBA
7 18 (15.00%) PHP
8 16 (13.33%) ABAP
9 13 (10.83%) C++
10 12 (10.00%) T-SQL
11 5 (4.17%) PL/SQL
12 4 (3.33%) C
12 4 (3.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 3 (2.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 24 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (0.83%) MCP
2 1 (0.83%) MCAD
2 1 (0.83%) MCSD
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.50%) QA
2 2 (1.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (13.33%) XenApp
2 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 35 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 19 (15.83%) Oracle
3 16 (13.33%) SAP
3 16 (13.33%) EMC
3 16 (13.33%) Citrix
3 16 (13.33%) NetApp
4 8 (6.67%) Sage
5 5 (4.17%) Google
6 4 (3.33%) DevExpress
7 3 (2.50%) Lotus
8 2 (1.67%) InterSystems
9 1 (0.83%) Pegasus
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