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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 33 38 55
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +17
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 80 73 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 6.65% 5.69% 3.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.72% 12.31% 6.01%
Number of salaries quoted 68 68 23
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £45,000 £46,500
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
583 593 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 48.46% 46.22% 50.30%
Number of salaries quoted 450 471 409
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
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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 +9 37 £30,000 -
Brentwood +16 18 £60,000 +106.89% 1
Basildon -7 5 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Billericay -2 3 £32,500 -18.75%
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 167 (100.00%) .NET
2 152 (91.02%) C#
3 107 (64.07%) ASP.NET
4 102 (61.08%) HTML
4 102 (61.08%) SQL Server
5 101 (60.48%) JavaScript
6 92 (55.09%) CSS
7 82 (49.10%) jQuery
8 71 (42.51%) Relational Database
9 68 (40.72%) Team Foundation Server
10 58 (34.73%) User Experience
11 54 (32.34%) Microsoft
12 50 (29.94%) Finance
13 46 (27.54%) Visual Studio
14 44 (26.35%) MS Excel
14 44 (26.35%) Ajax
15 43 (25.75%) SQL Server 2008
16 42 (25.15%) Wealth Management
17 40 (23.95%) Workflow
18 39 (23.35%) QA
18 39 (23.35%) Unit Testing
19 34 (20.36%) SQL
20 31 (18.56%) Project Management
20 31 (18.56%) Web Services
21 30 (17.96%) MySQL
22 29 (17.37%) Oracle
23 27 (16.17%) SDLC
24 21 (12.57%) Software Engineering
24 21 (12.57%) OO
25 20 (11.98%) Mobile App

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 7 (4.19%) IIS
2 3 (1.80%) SharePoint
Applications
1 44 (26.35%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.80%) MS Office
4 1 (0.60%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.20%) Internet
2 1 (0.60%) DNS
2 1 (0.60%) Firewall
2 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.60%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (61.08%) SQL Server
2 71 (42.51%) Relational Database
3 43 (25.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 30 (17.96%) MySQL
5 15 (8.98%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (6.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (3.59%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 68 (40.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 46 (27.54%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.60%) Moq
3 1 (0.60%) NUnit
3 1 (0.60%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 50 (29.94%) Finance
2 4 (2.40%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 147 (88.02%) Developer
2 121 (72.46%) .NET Developer
3 49 (29.34%) C# Developer
4 44 (26.35%) Web Developer
5 40 (23.95%) C# .NET Developer
6 39 (23.35%) .NET Web Developer
7 36 (21.56%) C# Web Developer
8 33 (19.76%) Junior
8 33 (19.76%) Junior Developer
9 30 (17.96%) Junior .NET Developer
10 23 (13.77%) Software Developer
11 22 (13.17%) SQL Developer
12 17 (10.18%) .NET Software Developer
13 14 (8.38%) Technical Leader
14 11 (6.59%) Consultant
14 11 (6.59%) Technical Consultant
14 11 (6.59%) VB.NET Developer
15 9 (5.39%) Applications Developer
16 8 (4.79%) .NET Applications Developer
16 8 (4.79%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (100.00%) .NET
2 107 (64.07%) ASP.NET
3 102 (61.08%) HTML
4 92 (55.09%) CSS
5 82 (49.10%) jQuery
6 44 (26.35%) Ajax
7 31 (18.56%) Web Services
8 18 (10.78%) .NET Framework
9 11 (6.59%) XML
10 8 (4.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (4.19%) HTML5
12 5 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (2.99%) WCF
13 4 (2.40%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (2.40%) CSS3
14 3 (1.80%) WinForms
15 2 (1.20%) Entity Framework
15 2 (1.20%) JSON
15 2 (1.20%) WPF
15 2 (1.20%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 58 (34.73%) User Experience
2 20 (11.98%) Mobile App
3 16 (9.58%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.99%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.60%) EPoS
5 1 (0.60%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.60%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.60%) Streaming Music
5 1 (0.60%) W3C
5 1 (0.60%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.78%) Windows
2 4 (2.40%) Android
2 4 (2.40%) Apple iOS
2 4 (2.40%) Linux
2 4 (2.40%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.60%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (25.15%) Wealth Management
2 40 (23.95%) Workflow
3 39 (23.35%) Unit Testing
4 31 (18.56%) Project Management
5 27 (16.17%) SDLC
6 21 (12.57%) OO
6 21 (12.57%) Software Engineering
7 20 (11.98%) Straight-Through Processing
8 17 (10.18%) E-Commerce
8 17 (10.18%) OOD
8 17 (10.18%) OOP
9 15 (8.98%) Mentoring
9 15 (8.98%) MVC
10 10 (5.99%) ETL
11 9 (5.39%) Web Development
12 8 (4.79%) Business Transformation
12 8 (4.79%) Data Modelling
13 6 (3.59%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (2.99%) Migration
15 3 (1.80%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 152 (91.02%) C#
2 101 (60.48%) JavaScript
3 34 (20.36%) SQL
4 16 (9.58%) VB
5 12 (7.19%) C++
6 9 (5.39%) T-SQL
6 9 (5.39%) VB6
7 3 (1.80%) C
7 3 (1.80%) Java
7 3 (1.80%) VBA
7 3 (1.80%) VBScript
8 2 (1.20%) Apple Swift
8 2 (1.20%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.20%) XPath
8 2 (1.20%) XQuery
9 1 (0.60%) XAML
Qualifications
1 12 (7.19%) Degree
2 1 (0.60%) ISEB
2 1 (0.60%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (23.35%) QA
2 2 (1.20%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.60%) Firmware
1 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.60%) WSUS
Vendors
1 54 (32.34%) Microsoft
2 29 (17.37%) Oracle
3 2 (1.20%) Tableau
4 1 (0.60%) DevExpress
4 1 (0.60%) HP
4 1 (0.60%) Kaspersky
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