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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 37 66 26
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -40
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 72 46 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 5.55% 3.26% 6.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.29% 6.61% 12.15%
Number of salaries quoted 66 41 59
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
638 696 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 49.15% 49.26% 54.98%
Number of salaries quoted 512 571 467
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015. 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
Colchester +14 37 £26,000 -45.26% 1
Brentwood - 9 £47,500 - 1
Chelmsford -2 5 £40,000 +19.85%
Harlow - 2 £50,000 -
Saffron Walden - 2 £45,000 -
Basildon +4 1 £31,500 +43.18%
Southend-on-Sea -5 1 £42,500 +12.95%
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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.

1 145 (100.00%) .NET
2 124 (85.52%) C#
3 113 (77.93%) ASP.NET
4 93 (64.14%) SQL
5 86 (59.31%) JavaScript
6 72 (49.66%) HTML
7 71 (48.97%) SQL Server
8 64 (44.14%) MVC
9 61 (42.07%) jQuery
10 52 (35.86%) CSS
11 48 (33.10%) Microsoft
12 46 (31.72%) .NET Framework
13 43 (29.66%) WinForms
14 41 (28.28%) XML
15 39 (26.90%) ASP.NET MVC
16 37 (25.52%) WPF
16 37 (25.52%) T-SQL
17 35 (24.14%) LINQ
18 31 (21.38%) Entity Framework
18 31 (21.38%) Visual Studio
19 30 (20.69%) JSON
20 28 (19.31%) Razor View Engine
21 25 (17.24%) MS Excel
22 24 (16.55%) VB
22 24 (16.55%) Relational Database
23 23 (15.86%) User Experience
24 21 (14.48%) Team Foundation Server
25 19 (13.10%) Windows
26 16 (11.03%) Finance
26 16 (11.03%) Responsive Web Design

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 4 (2.76%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.07%) IIS
3 1 (0.69%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.69%) WordPress
3 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.14%) MS Office
3 2 (1.38%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.38%) MS Project
4 1 (0.69%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.07%) Sage 200
2 2 (1.38%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.38%) Magento
3 1 (0.69%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.69%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.69%) Sage 300 ERP
3 1 (0.69%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.07%) FTP
2 2 (1.38%) SAN
2 2 (1.38%) Cisco ICM
2 2 (1.38%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.69%) Internet
3 1 (0.69%) Firewall
3 1 (0.69%) HTTP
3 1 (0.69%) VPN
3 1 (0.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (48.97%) SQL Server
2 24 (16.55%) Relational Database
3 12 (8.28%) MySQL
4 9 (6.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (4.83%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (4.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (4.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (2.76%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 31 (21.38%) Visual Studio
2 21 (14.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.07%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (2.07%) Subversion
4 2 (1.38%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.38%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.69%) NUnit
5 1 (0.69%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.69%) JIRA
5 1 (0.69%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.69%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.69%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.69%) NCover
5 1 (0.69%) StyleCop
5 1 (0.69%) Moq
5 1 (0.69%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.69%) NCrunch
5 1 (0.69%) NSubstitute
General
1 16 (11.03%) Finance
2 5 (3.45%) Retail
3 3 (2.07%) Marketing
4 2 (1.38%) Electronics
4 2 (1.38%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.38%) Advertising
4 2 (1.38%) Military
5 1 (0.69%) Legal
5 1 (0.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 137 (94.48%) Developer
2 94 (64.83%) .NET Developer
3 42 (28.97%) Software Developer
4 25 (17.24%) Junior
5 24 (16.55%) Junior Developer
6 19 (13.10%) Junior .NET Developer
7 16 (11.03%) Web Developer
8 15 (10.34%) Senior Developer
9 14 (9.66%) C# Developer
9 14 (9.66%) .NET Web Developer
9 14 (9.66%) C# .NET Developer
10 11 (7.59%) C# Web Developer
11 9 (6.21%) .NET Software Developer
11 9 (6.21%) VB.NET Developer
12 7 (4.83%) Programmer
13 6 (4.14%) AWS Developer
14 5 (3.45%) Junior Software Developer
14 5 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
15 4 (2.76%) ASP.NET Developer
15 4 (2.76%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (100.00%) .NET
2 113 (77.93%) ASP.NET
3 72 (49.66%) HTML
4 61 (42.07%) jQuery
5 52 (35.86%) CSS
6 46 (31.72%) .NET Framework
7 43 (29.66%) WinForms
8 41 (28.28%) XML
9 39 (26.90%) ASP.NET MVC
10 37 (25.52%) WPF
11 35 (24.14%) LINQ
12 31 (21.38%) Entity Framework
13 30 (20.69%) JSON
14 28 (19.31%) Razor View Engine
15 15 (10.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 15 (10.34%) Web Services
16 14 (9.66%) Ajax
17 13 (8.97%) HTML5
18 12 (8.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 8 (5.52%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.86%) User Experience
2 6 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.45%) Kindle
3 5 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.07%) NHS
5 2 (1.38%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.38%) Replication
5 2 (1.38%) Statistics
5 2 (1.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.38%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.69%) Wiki
6 1 (0.69%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.10%) Windows
2 1 (0.69%) Linux
2 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.69%) Android
2 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.69%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (44.14%) MVC
2 16 (11.03%) Responsive Web Design
3 13 (8.97%) Project Management
3 13 (8.97%) Web Design
4 12 (8.28%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (8.28%) E-Commerce
5 11 (7.59%) Web Development
5 11 (7.59%) Change Control
6 10 (6.90%) Wealth Management
7 9 (6.21%) OOD
8 8 (5.52%) OO
8 8 (5.52%) Unit Testing
9 7 (4.83%) Risk Management
9 7 (4.83%) Workflow
10 6 (4.14%) Software Engineering
11 5 (3.45%) Straight-Through Processing
11 5 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (2.76%) Line Management
12 4 (2.76%) ERP
12 4 (2.76%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 124 (85.52%) C#
2 93 (64.14%) SQL
3 86 (59.31%) JavaScript
4 37 (25.52%) T-SQL
5 24 (16.55%) VB
6 9 (6.21%) VB6
7 8 (5.52%) Java
8 6 (4.14%) VBA
9 5 (3.45%) XPath
9 5 (3.45%) PHP
10 4 (2.76%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.07%) XQuery
11 3 (2.07%) ABAP
11 3 (2.07%) VBScript
12 2 (1.38%) Tcl
13 1 (0.69%) XAML
13 1 (0.69%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 13 (8.97%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.21%) SLA
2 6 (4.14%) QA
3 5 (3.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.38%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 48 (33.10%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.97%) Oracle
3 3 (2.07%) SAP
3 3 (2.07%) Adobe
3 3 (2.07%) Sage
4 2 (1.38%) Cisco
4 2 (1.38%) IBM
4 2 (1.38%) Red Gate
5 1 (0.69%) Telerik
5 1 (0.69%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.69%) Kaspersky
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