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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 31 36 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 60 63 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 5.47% 5.71% 6.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.05% 12.63% 10.54%
Number of salaries quoted 57 56 58
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
498 499 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 45.44% 45.24% 58.84%
Number of salaries quoted 400 438 504
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 19 September 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 19 September 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
Hockley - 12 £25,000 - 1
Colchester -12 11 £35,000 +11.11%
Chelmsford +6 9 £45,280 +20.74%
Basildon -8 3 £23,500 -50.52% 4
Southend-on-Sea -6 1 £26,000 -13.33% 1
Loughton - 1 £22,000 -
Braintree - 1 £37,500 -
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 86 (71.67%) C#
3 76 (63.33%) ASP.NET
4 66 (55.00%) SQL
5 57 (47.50%) SQL Server
6 42 (35.00%) Microsoft
7 32 (26.67%) JavaScript
8 31 (25.83%) Finance
9 28 (23.33%) Web Services
10 27 (22.50%) jQuery
11 26 (21.67%) MVC
12 24 (20.00%) XML
12 24 (20.00%) .NET Framework
13 23 (19.17%) CSS
13 23 (19.17%) Visual Studio
13 23 (19.17%) HTML
13 23 (19.17%) MS Excel
13 23 (19.17%) WinForms
14 22 (18.33%) Windows
15 19 (15.83%) PHP
15 19 (15.83%) SQL Server 2008
16 17 (14.17%) WPF
16 17 (14.17%) VB
17 16 (13.33%) SOAP
17 16 (13.33%) Degree
17 16 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
17 16 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
18 15 (12.50%) Software Engineering
19 14 (11.67%) Java
19 14 (11.67%) Change Control

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 9 (7.50%) MS Exchange
1 9 (7.50%) Documentum
1 9 (7.50%) BizTalk Server
1 9 (7.50%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (4.17%) Drupal
3 4 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.67%) IIS
5 1 (0.83%) Apache
Applications
1 23 (19.17%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (7.50%) Sage 200
2 4 (3.33%) assyst
3 3 (2.50%) Magento
4 1 (0.83%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.67%) FTP
2 2 (1.67%) DNS
2 2 (1.67%) Firewall
2 2 (1.67%) DHCP
3 1 (0.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (47.50%) SQL Server
2 19 (15.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (4.17%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.33%) MS Access
7 3 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (2.50%) MySQL
8 2 (1.67%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 23 (19.17%) Visual Studio
2 8 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (25.83%) Finance
2 6 (5.00%) Law
2 6 (5.00%) Advertising
3 5 (4.17%) Automotive
4 3 (2.50%) Banking
4 3 (2.50%) Marketing
5 1 (0.83%) Local Government
5 1 (0.83%) Games
5 1 (0.83%) Legal
Job Titles
1 95 (79.17%) Developer
2 34 (28.33%) .NET Developer
3 28 (23.33%) Software Developer
4 21 (17.50%) Junior
4 21 (17.50%) Junior Developer
5 11 (9.17%) VB.NET Developer
5 11 (9.17%) Junior .NET Developer
6 10 (8.33%) Architect
6 10 (8.33%) Technical Architect
6 10 (8.33%) Web Developer
7 9 (7.50%) C# Developer
7 9 (7.50%) Release Manager
8 8 (6.67%) Systems Developer
8 8 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (5.83%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (5.83%) Junior Web Developer
10 6 (5.00%) Programmer
11 5 (4.17%) Java Developer
11 5 (4.17%) Graduate
11 5 (4.17%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (100.00%) .NET
2 76 (63.33%) ASP.NET
3 28 (23.33%) Web Services
4 27 (22.50%) jQuery
5 24 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 24 (20.00%) XML
6 23 (19.17%) WinForms
6 23 (19.17%) CSS
6 23 (19.17%) HTML
7 17 (14.17%) WPF
8 16 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (13.33%) SOAP
9 10 (8.33%) LINQ
10 8 (6.67%) ADO.NET
10 8 (6.67%) LAMP
11 7 (5.83%) WCF
12 6 (5.00%) JSON
12 6 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 6 (5.00%) Razor View Engine
13 5 (4.17%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.17%) Client/Server
2 5 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.50%) Kindle
3 3 (2.50%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.50%) NHS
4 2 (1.67%) Derivative
4 2 (1.67%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 22 (18.33%) Windows
2 9 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (5.83%) Android
4 5 (4.17%) UNIX
4 5 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.33%) Linux
6 3 (2.50%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.67%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (21.67%) MVC
2 15 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 14 (11.67%) Change Control
4 13 (10.83%) OO
5 11 (9.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (7.50%) Release Management
7 9 (7.50%) Business Analysis
7 9 (7.50%) ITIL
7 9 (7.50%) Risk Management
7 9 (7.50%) Workflow
7 9 (7.50%) Process Management
8 8 (6.67%) E-Commerce
9 7 (5.83%) ERP
9 7 (5.83%) Android Development
10 6 (5.00%) Service Management
11 5 (4.17%) OOD
11 5 (4.17%) iOS Development
11 5 (4.17%) Software Deployment
11 5 (4.17%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 86 (71.67%) C#
2 66 (55.00%) SQL
3 32 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 19 (15.83%) PHP
5 17 (14.17%) VB
6 14 (11.67%) Java
7 13 (10.83%) C++
7 13 (10.83%) T-SQL
8 11 (9.17%) VBA
9 9 (7.50%) ABAP
10 4 (3.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 4 (3.33%) C
11 3 (2.50%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.83%) VB6
Qualifications
1 16 (13.33%) 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%) ISO 9001
1 3 (2.50%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) HL7
System Software
1 9 (7.50%) XenApp
2 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 42 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.50%) EMC
2 9 (7.50%) Citrix
2 9 (7.50%) NetApp
2 9 (7.50%) Oracle
2 9 (7.50%) SAP
2 9 (7.50%) Sage
3 6 (5.00%) DevExpress
4 5 (4.17%) Google
5 2 (1.67%) InterSystems
6 1 (0.83%) Telerik
6 1 (0.83%) Pegasus
Basildon, Essex
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hockley, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 30k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30 - 40k plus bonus, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago