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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 30 55 41
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -14
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 82 53 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 6.73% 3.74% 4.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.51% 7.43% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 74 51 33
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £67,500 £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
607 713 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 49.79% 50.32% 56.82%
Number of salaries quoted 480 614 490
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +21 39 £26,000 -12.60%
Brentwood - 12 £47,500 - 1
Chelmsford -3 9 £40,000 -5.88%
Basildon -5 2 - - 2
Harlow - 2 £50,000 -
Saffron Walden - 1 £45,000 -
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 148 (100.00%) .NET
2 127 (85.81%) C#
3 111 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 94 (63.51%) JavaScript
5 86 (58.11%) SQL
6 84 (56.76%) HTML
7 80 (54.05%) SQL Server
8 68 (45.95%) jQuery
9 61 (41.22%) MVC
10 54 (36.49%) CSS
11 45 (30.41%) Microsoft
12 40 (27.03%) .NET Framework
13 37 (25.00%) WinForms
14 34 (22.97%) Visual Studio
14 34 (22.97%) WPF
14 34 (22.97%) Relational Database
15 33 (22.30%) User Experience
16 32 (21.62%) LINQ
16 32 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC
17 30 (20.27%) MS Excel
18 29 (19.59%) XML
19 27 (18.24%) T-SQL
20 26 (17.57%) Team Foundation Server
20 26 (17.57%) Entity Framework
21 24 (16.22%) VB
21 24 (16.22%) JSON
22 22 (14.86%) Razor View Engine
22 22 (14.86%) Responsive Web Design
23 20 (13.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 19 (12.84%) Web Design

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.03%) IIS
3 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 30 (20.27%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.70%) MS Office
3 2 (1.35%) MS Project
3 2 (1.35%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.35%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.68%) Sage 300 ERP
2 1 (0.68%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.68%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.68%) Sage CRM
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.35%) SaaS
3 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.03%) FTP
2 2 (1.35%) Cisco ICM
2 2 (1.35%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.35%) SAN
2 2 (1.35%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.68%) Internet
3 1 (0.68%) VPN
3 1 (0.68%) DNS
3 1 (0.68%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (54.05%) SQL Server
2 34 (22.97%) Relational Database
3 17 (11.49%) MySQL
4 12 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (6.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (3.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.68%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 34 (22.97%) Visual Studio
2 26 (17.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.35%) Subversion
3 2 (1.35%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (12.84%) Finance
2 9 (6.08%) Retail
3 2 (1.35%) Marketing
3 2 (1.35%) Electronics
3 2 (1.35%) Law
3 2 (1.35%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 136 (91.89%) Developer
2 104 (70.27%) .NET Developer
3 31 (20.95%) Junior
4 30 (20.27%) Software Developer
4 30 (20.27%) Junior Developer
5 27 (18.24%) Junior .NET Developer
6 25 (16.89%) Web Developer
7 22 (14.86%) .NET Web Developer
8 18 (12.16%) C# Developer
8 18 (12.16%) C# .NET Developer
9 16 (10.81%) C# Web Developer
10 14 (9.46%) VB.NET Developer
11 11 (7.43%) .NET Software Developer
12 9 (6.08%) Senior Developer
13 5 (3.38%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
13 5 (3.38%) Graduate
13 5 (3.38%) Consultant
14 4 (2.70%) Analyst
14 4 (2.70%) Programmer
15 3 (2.03%) EDI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (100.00%) .NET
2 111 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 84 (56.76%) HTML
4 68 (45.95%) jQuery
5 54 (36.49%) CSS
6 40 (27.03%) .NET Framework
7 37 (25.00%) WinForms
8 34 (22.97%) WPF
9 32 (21.62%) LINQ
9 32 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 29 (19.59%) XML
11 26 (17.57%) Entity Framework
12 24 (16.22%) JSON
13 22 (14.86%) Razor View Engine
14 20 (13.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 18 (12.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 16 (10.81%) Ajax
17 8 (5.41%) Web Services
17 8 (5.41%) HTML5
18 6 (4.05%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (22.30%) User Experience
2 8 (5.41%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.35%) Statistics
5 2 (1.35%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.35%) Replication
5 2 (1.35%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.35%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.35%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.35%) Kindle
6 1 (0.68%) FMCG
6 1 (0.68%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.49%) Windows
2 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (41.22%) MVC
2 22 (14.86%) Responsive Web Design
3 19 (12.84%) Web Design
4 18 (12.16%) Project Management
5 14 (9.46%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (8.78%) E-Commerce
7 12 (8.11%) OOD
7 12 (8.11%) OO
7 12 (8.11%) Workflow
7 12 (8.11%) Wealth Management
7 12 (8.11%) SDLC
8 10 (6.76%) Unit Testing
9 9 (6.08%) Web Development
10 8 (5.41%) Straight-Through Processing
11 7 (4.73%) Change Control
12 3 (2.03%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (2.03%) Mentoring
12 3 (2.03%) Mobile Development
12 3 (2.03%) ETL
12 3 (2.03%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 127 (85.81%) C#
2 94 (63.51%) JavaScript
3 86 (58.11%) SQL
4 27 (18.24%) T-SQL
5 24 (16.22%) VB
6 10 (6.76%) Java
7 9 (6.08%) VB6
8 7 (4.73%) VBA
9 3 (2.03%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.03%) XPath
9 3 (2.03%) ABAP
10 2 (1.35%) VBScript
10 2 (1.35%) Tcl
10 2 (1.35%) XQuery
11 1 (0.68%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (6.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.43%) SLA
2 9 (6.08%) QA
3 2 (1.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.35%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.68%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (30.41%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.16%) Oracle
3 3 (2.03%) SAP
4 2 (1.35%) Cisco
4 2 (1.35%) IBM
5 1 (0.68%) Red Gate
5 1 (0.68%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.68%) Kaspersky
5 1 (0.68%) HP
5 1 (0.68%) Sage
5 1 (0.68%) Telerik
Basildon, Essex
Talent Spa
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon, Essex
TNT Global IT
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago