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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 59 34 39
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +5
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 25 81 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.66% 6.97% 5.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.90% 14.11% 11.56%
Number of salaries quoted 18 70 63
Median salary £40,250 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £77,500 £44,700
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
424 574 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 45.06% 49.40% 45.83%
Number of salaries quoted 302 448 466
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,498 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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
Chelmsford - 7 £37,500 -
Brentwood +6 5 £47,500 -20.83%
Colchester -26 2 £38,750 +19.23%
Basildon +14 1 £45,000 +26.76%
Harlow - 1 £40,500 -
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 79 (100.00%) .NET
2 67 (84.81%) C#
3 63 (79.75%) SQL Server
4 62 (78.48%) HTML
5 56 (70.89%) JavaScript
6 54 (68.35%) ASP.NET
6 54 (68.35%) CSS
7 41 (51.90%) Team Foundation Server
8 40 (50.63%) Finance
9 38 (48.10%) .NET Framework
10 37 (46.84%) SQL Server 2008
11 36 (45.57%) Unit Testing
11 36 (45.57%) Ajax
12 31 (39.24%) Visual Studio
13 30 (37.97%) Workflow
13 30 (37.97%) QA
13 30 (37.97%) jQuery
13 30 (37.97%) Wealth Management
14 29 (36.71%) SDLC
15 26 (32.91%) SQL Server 2012
16 24 (30.38%) SQL
17 23 (29.11%) OOD
18 19 (24.05%) MVC
19 17 (21.52%) Microsoft
19 17 (21.52%) XML
20 16 (20.25%) T-SQL
21 15 (18.99%) MS Excel
22 14 (17.72%) OO
22 14 (17.72%) ASP.NET MVC
23 13 (16.46%) Data Protection

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 8 (10.13%) IIS
2 3 (3.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 15 (18.99%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.59%) MS Office
3 3 (3.80%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) Cisco ICM
1 1 (1.27%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (1.27%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (79.75%) SQL Server
2 37 (46.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (32.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (11.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (10.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (7.59%) Relational Database
7 4 (5.06%) MySQL
8 3 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.80%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.80%) OLAP
8 3 (3.80%) OLTP
8 3 (3.80%) Oracle OLAP
8 3 (3.80%) QlikView
8 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (2.53%) ActiveReports
9 2 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (2.53%) MS Access
9 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 41 (51.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (39.24%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.53%) Subversion
General
1 40 (50.63%) Finance
2 2 (2.53%) Legal
2 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.27%) Back Office
3 1 (1.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (98.73%) Developer
2 64 (81.01%) .NET Developer
3 49 (62.03%) VB.NET Developer
4 18 (22.78%) C# Developer
5 17 (21.52%) .NET Software Developer
5 17 (21.52%) SQL Developer
6 16 (20.25%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (12.66%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (12.66%) SQL Server Developer
8 8 (10.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (10.13%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 8 (10.13%) HTML Developer
9 7 (8.86%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (7.59%) HTML CSS Developer
11 5 (6.33%) Applications Developer
12 4 (5.06%) C# Web Developer
12 4 (5.06%) JavaScript Developer
12 4 (5.06%) Web Developer
13 3 (3.80%) .NET Web Developer
13 3 (3.80%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (100.00%) .NET
2 62 (78.48%) HTML
3 54 (68.35%) ASP.NET
3 54 (68.35%) CSS
4 38 (48.10%) .NET Framework
5 36 (45.57%) Ajax
6 30 (37.97%) jQuery
7 17 (21.52%) XML
8 14 (17.72%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (13.92%) LINQ
9 11 (13.92%) Razor View Engine
10 10 (12.66%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 10 (12.66%) Entity Framework
10 10 (12.66%) JSON
11 9 (11.39%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (11.39%) HTML5
12 8 (10.13%) CSS3
12 8 (10.13%) SOAP
12 8 (10.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (6.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.06%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.06%) User Experience
3 2 (2.53%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.13%) Windows
2 1 (1.27%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (45.57%) Unit Testing
2 30 (37.97%) Wealth Management
2 30 (37.97%) Workflow
3 29 (36.71%) SDLC
4 23 (29.11%) OOD
5 19 (24.05%) MVC
6 14 (17.72%) OO
7 13 (16.46%) Data Protection
8 6 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (7.59%) E-Commerce
8 6 (7.59%) Mentoring
8 6 (7.59%) Web Development
9 5 (6.33%) OOP
9 5 (6.33%) Regression Testing
9 5 (6.33%) Time Management
10 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (5.06%) SOLID
10 4 (5.06%) Straight-Through Processing
11 3 (3.80%) Logical Data Model
11 3 (3.80%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 67 (84.81%) C#
2 56 (70.89%) JavaScript
3 24 (30.38%) SQL
4 16 (20.25%) T-SQL
5 9 (11.39%) VB
6 4 (5.06%) PHP
7 3 (3.80%) VBA
7 3 (3.80%) VBScript
8 1 (1.27%) Java
8 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.27%) Tcl
8 1 (1.27%) VB6
8 1 (1.27%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (1.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (37.97%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 17 (21.52%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.59%) Oracle
3 1 (1.27%) Cisco
3 1 (1.27%) Xamarin