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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 44 58 19
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -39
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 61 44 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.88% 3.48% 8.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.43% 6.91% 15.95%
Number of salaries quoted 54 38 72
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £27,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,795 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -
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
585 637 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 46.76% 50.44% 53.15%
Number of salaries quoted 451 525 421
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +8 25 £25,000 -47.36%
Chelmsford +2 9 £40,000 +45.45%
Brentwood - 7 £47,500 - 2
Southend-on-Sea -10 2 £42,500 +12.95%
Saffron Walden - 2 £45,000 -
Billericay +7 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Basildon +1 1 £31,500 +43.18%
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 138 (100.00%) .NET
2 114 (82.61%) C#
3 109 (78.99%) ASP.NET
4 90 (65.22%) SQL
5 68 (49.28%) JavaScript
6 59 (42.75%) MVC
7 58 (42.03%) SQL Server
8 54 (39.13%) HTML
8 54 (39.13%) .NET Framework
9 53 (38.41%) Microsoft
10 49 (35.51%) WinForms
11 48 (34.78%) XML
12 47 (34.06%) jQuery
13 44 (31.88%) CSS
13 44 (31.88%) T-SQL
14 43 (31.16%) ASP.NET MVC
15 40 (28.99%) WPF
16 37 (26.81%) LINQ
16 37 (26.81%) Entity Framework
17 35 (25.36%) JSON
18 34 (24.64%) Razor View Engine
19 26 (18.84%) VB
20 23 (16.67%) Windows
20 23 (16.67%) MS Excel
21 20 (14.49%) Visual Studio
22 19 (13.77%) Web Services
23 16 (11.59%) Relational Database
23 16 (11.59%) User Experience
23 16 (11.59%) Degree
23 16 (11.59%) Team Foundation Server

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 3 (2.17%) IIS
2 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.72%) CMS
2 1 (0.72%) Umbraco
2 1 (0.72%) WordPress
2 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 23 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.52%) MS Office
3 2 (1.45%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.45%) MS Project
4 1 (0.72%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.90%) Sage 200
2 3 (2.17%) Magento
3 1 (0.72%) Pegasus Opera
3 1 (0.72%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.72%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.72%) Sage 300 ERP
3 1 (0.72%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.17%) FTP
2 2 (1.45%) SAN
2 2 (1.45%) Cisco ICM
2 2 (1.45%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.72%) Internet
3 1 (0.72%) Firewall
3 1 (0.72%) HTTP
3 1 (0.72%) VPN
3 1 (0.72%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (42.03%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.59%) Relational Database
3 10 (7.25%) Crystal Reports
4 9 (6.52%) MySQL
5 6 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (3.62%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (14.49%) Visual Studio
2 16 (11.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.17%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (2.17%) Subversion
4 2 (1.45%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.45%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.72%) NUnit
5 1 (0.72%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.72%) JIRA
5 1 (0.72%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.72%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.72%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.72%) NCover
5 1 (0.72%) StyleCop
5 1 (0.72%) Moq
5 1 (0.72%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.72%) NCrunch
5 1 (0.72%) NSubstitute
General
1 11 (7.97%) Finance
2 6 (4.35%) Retail
3 5 (3.62%) Marketing
4 2 (1.45%) Advertising
5 1 (0.72%) Local Government
5 1 (0.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 132 (95.65%) Developer
2 81 (58.70%) .NET Developer
3 49 (35.51%) Software Developer
4 20 (14.49%) Junior
5 19 (13.77%) Junior Developer
6 15 (10.87%) Senior Developer
7 14 (10.14%) Junior .NET Developer
8 13 (9.42%) VB.NET Developer
8 13 (9.42%) Web Developer
9 11 (7.97%) C# Developer
9 11 (7.97%) .NET Web Developer
9 11 (7.97%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (5.80%) C# Web Developer
11 7 (5.07%) AWS Developer
11 7 (5.07%) Programmer
12 6 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (4.35%) .NET Software Developer
13 5 (3.62%) Junior Software Developer
13 5 (3.62%) Senior .NET Developer
14 4 (2.90%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (100.00%) .NET
2 109 (78.99%) ASP.NET
3 54 (39.13%) HTML
3 54 (39.13%) .NET Framework
4 49 (35.51%) WinForms
5 48 (34.78%) XML
6 47 (34.06%) jQuery
7 44 (31.88%) CSS
8 43 (31.16%) ASP.NET MVC
9 40 (28.99%) WPF
10 37 (26.81%) LINQ
10 37 (26.81%) Entity Framework
11 35 (25.36%) JSON
12 34 (24.64%) Razor View Engine
13 19 (13.77%) Web Services
14 14 (10.14%) HTML5
15 11 (7.97%) Ajax
16 8 (5.80%) WCF
17 7 (5.07%) REST
18 6 (4.35%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.59%) User Experience
2 8 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.35%) Kindle
3 6 (4.35%) NHS
4 3 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.45%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.45%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.45%) Replication
5 2 (1.45%) Statistics
5 2 (1.45%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.45%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.72%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.72%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.72%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (0.72%) Linux
2 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.72%) Android
2 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.72%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.72%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (42.75%) MVC
2 12 (8.70%) OO
3 11 (7.97%) Web Development
3 11 (7.97%) Change Control
4 9 (6.52%) E-Commerce
4 9 (6.52%) Risk Management
5 8 (5.80%) Project Management
5 8 (5.80%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (5.80%) Software Engineering
6 7 (5.07%) Wealth Management
6 7 (5.07%) OOD
7 6 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (4.35%) Line Management
7 6 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (3.62%) Unit Testing
9 4 (2.90%) Data Protection
9 4 (2.90%) Workflow
9 4 (2.90%) ETL
10 3 (2.17%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (2.17%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 114 (82.61%) C#
2 90 (65.22%) SQL
3 68 (49.28%) JavaScript
4 44 (31.88%) T-SQL
5 26 (18.84%) VB
6 8 (5.80%) Java
7 6 (4.35%) VB6
7 6 (4.35%) VBA
7 6 (4.35%) PHP
8 5 (3.62%) VBScript
8 5 (3.62%) XPath
8 5 (3.62%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.17%) XQuery
10 2 (1.45%) Tcl
11 1 (0.72%) XAML
11 1 (0.72%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 1 (0.72%) C++
11 1 (0.72%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 16 (11.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.35%) ISO 9001
1 6 (4.35%) SLA
2 3 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.45%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 53 (38.41%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.25%) Oracle
3 4 (2.90%) Sage
4 3 (2.17%) Adobe
4 3 (2.17%) Red Gate
5 2 (1.45%) Cisco
5 2 (1.45%) IBM
6 1 (0.72%) Pegasus
6 1 (0.72%) Telerik
6 1 (0.72%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.72%) Kaspersky
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