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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 34 37 32
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 84 52 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 5.87% 4.79% 6.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.05% 9.81% 11.61%
Number of salaries quoted 80 44 57
Average salary £40,000 £30,375 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.68% -24.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,750 £56,000
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
598 530 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 41.76% 48.85% 59.36%
Number of salaries quoted 468 424 459
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +19 23 £40,000 +33.33% 4
Hockley - 6 £42,500 - 1
Loughton - 5 £22,500 -
Basildon +2 3 £35,000 -9.67%
Colchester -15 3 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Brentwood - 3 £29,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £38,750 -
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 143 (100.00%) .NET
2 115 (80.42%) ASP.NET
3 101 (70.63%) C#
4 97 (67.83%) SQL
5 63 (44.06%) SQL Server
6 61 (42.66%) MVC
6 61 (42.66%) .NET Framework
7 59 (41.26%) JavaScript
8 57 (39.86%) Microsoft
9 51 (35.66%) WinForms
10 46 (32.17%) XML
11 45 (31.47%) T-SQL
12 44 (30.77%) jQuery
13 40 (27.97%) ASP.NET MVC
13 40 (27.97%) HTML
14 37 (25.87%) WPF
15 36 (25.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 34 (23.78%) JSON
17 32 (22.38%) Razor View Engine
18 31 (21.68%) LINQ
19 29 (20.28%) Visual Studio
20 28 (19.58%) CSS
21 26 (18.18%) Web Services
22 25 (17.48%) Microsoft Azure
23 23 (16.08%) Windows
24 21 (14.69%) Finance
25 20 (13.99%) Degree
26 18 (12.59%) VB
27 17 (11.89%) PHP
27 17 (11.89%) Change Control

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 2 (1.40%) IIS
2 1 (0.70%) Apache
2 1 (0.70%) CMS
2 1 (0.70%) Umbraco
2 1 (0.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (9.09%) MS Office
2 11 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (8.39%) Sage 200
2 6 (4.20%) Magento
3 2 (1.40%) Pegasus Opera
4 1 (0.70%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.70%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 25 (17.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.40%) HTTP
2 1 (0.70%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (44.06%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.19%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (4.90%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (3.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.70%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (0.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 29 (20.28%) Visual Studio
2 10 (6.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.10%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.70%) NUnit
4 1 (0.70%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.70%) Subversion
4 1 (0.70%) JIRA
4 1 (0.70%) ReSharper
4 1 (0.70%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.70%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.70%) NCover
4 1 (0.70%) StyleCop
4 1 (0.70%) Moq
4 1 (0.70%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.70%) NCrunch
4 1 (0.70%) NSubstitute
General
1 21 (14.69%) Finance
2 7 (4.90%) Advertising
2 7 (4.90%) Marketing
3 6 (4.20%) Retail
4 2 (1.40%) Local Government
5 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.70%) Games
5 1 (0.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 138 (96.50%) Developer
2 61 (42.66%) .NET Developer
3 50 (34.97%) Software Developer
4 19 (13.29%) Junior
4 19 (13.29%) Junior Developer
5 17 (11.89%) VB.NET Developer
6 14 (9.79%) Web Developer
7 12 (8.39%) Senior Developer
8 9 (6.29%) Programmer
8 9 (6.29%) Graduate
9 8 (5.59%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (5.59%) Junior Web Developer
10 7 (4.90%) Junior .NET Developer
11 6 (4.20%) C# Developer
12 5 (3.50%) Senior .NET Developer
12 5 (3.50%) Junior Software Developer
12 5 (3.50%) SQL Developer
12 5 (3.50%) Junior VB.NET Developer
12 5 (3.50%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (3.50%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (100.00%) .NET
2 115 (80.42%) ASP.NET
3 61 (42.66%) .NET Framework
4 51 (35.66%) WinForms
5 46 (32.17%) XML
6 44 (30.77%) jQuery
7 40 (27.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 40 (27.97%) HTML
8 37 (25.87%) WPF
9 36 (25.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 34 (23.78%) JSON
11 32 (22.38%) Razor View Engine
12 31 (21.68%) LINQ
13 28 (19.58%) CSS
14 26 (18.18%) Web Services
15 14 (9.79%) HTML5
16 11 (7.69%) WCF
17 9 (6.29%) LAMP
18 6 (4.20%) ADO.NET
18 6 (4.20%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.69%) NHS
2 8 (5.59%) Kindle
3 5 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.40%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.70%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.70%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 23 (16.08%) Windows
2 5 (3.50%) Android
3 4 (2.80%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.40%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.40%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.70%) Linux
5 1 (0.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (42.66%) MVC
2 17 (11.89%) Change Control
3 16 (11.19%) Continuous Improvement
4 14 (9.79%) Risk Management
5 13 (9.09%) OO
6 12 (8.39%) Software Engineering
7 11 (7.69%) Web Development
7 11 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 8 (5.59%) ERP
8 8 (5.59%) Workflow
9 6 (4.20%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (4.20%) OOD
9 6 (4.20%) Data Protection
9 6 (4.20%) Line Management
10 5 (3.50%) Android Development
10 5 (3.50%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (2.80%) iOS Development
12 3 (2.10%) Time Management
12 3 (2.10%) Wealth Management
12 3 (2.10%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 101 (70.63%) C#
2 97 (67.83%) SQL
3 59 (41.26%) JavaScript
4 45 (31.47%) T-SQL
5 18 (12.59%) VB
6 17 (11.89%) PHP
7 5 (3.50%) VBScript
8 4 (2.80%) VBA
9 3 (2.10%) VB6
9 3 (2.10%) XPath
9 3 (2.10%) C++
10 2 (1.40%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.40%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 2 (1.40%) XQuery
11 1 (0.70%) XAML
11 1 (0.70%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.70%) C
11 1 (0.70%) Delphi
11 1 (0.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (13.99%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.59%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.40%) HL7
Vendors
1 57 (39.86%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.39%) Sage
3 6 (4.20%) DevExpress
4 3 (2.10%) Adobe
5 2 (1.40%) Pegasus
5 2 (1.40%) Red Gate
6 1 (0.70%) InterSystems
6 1 (0.70%) Telerik
Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Billericay, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 40k plus bonus, pension, health care
Posted: 2 days ago
Hockley, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford
Computer Futures
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Technorecruit
Posted: 13 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Technorecruit
Posted: 13 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Technorecruit
Posted: 13 days ago
Colchester
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 days ago
Essex
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days holiday, office perks
Posted: 17 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 24 days ago