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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 31 30 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 71 63 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 5.66% 5.81% 5.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.51% 12.73% 12.88%
Number of salaries quoted 71 60 53
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +15.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,350 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,550 £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
617 495 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 49.16% 45.62% 45.62%
Number of salaries quoted 486 402 431
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +10 29 £35,000 - 2
Basildon +5 14 £42,500 +80.85% 2
Chelmsford -16 8 £40,000 -11.66% 2
Braintree -1 5 £21,500 -42.66%
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £38,000 -
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 157 (100.00%) .NET
2 128 (81.53%) C#
3 102 (64.97%) ASP.NET
4 99 (63.06%) JavaScript
5 93 (59.24%) HTML
6 84 (53.50%) SQL Server
7 79 (50.32%) jQuery
8 72 (45.86%) SQL
9 69 (43.95%) CSS
10 57 (36.31%) Microsoft
11 53 (33.76%) Relational Database
12 52 (33.12%) User Experience
12 52 (33.12%) MVC
13 36 (22.93%) Team Foundation Server
14 34 (21.66%) Visual Studio
15 33 (21.02%) VB
16 32 (20.38%) MS Excel
17 30 (19.11%) .NET Framework
18 29 (18.47%) WinForms
18 29 (18.47%) XML
19 28 (17.83%) ASP.NET MVC
19 28 (17.83%) WPF
19 28 (17.83%) Oracle
19 28 (17.83%) Project Management
20 27 (17.20%) LINQ
21 26 (16.56%) MySQL
22 21 (13.38%) T-SQL
22 21 (13.38%) Entity Framework
23 20 (12.74%) VB6
24 19 (12.10%) JSON

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 5 (3.18%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.91%) Captiva
3 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.64%) IIS
Applications
1 32 (20.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.27%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.27%) MS Office
3 1 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.27%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.10%) SaaS
2 1 (0.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.82%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.27%) Cisco ICM
2 2 (1.27%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (1.27%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (53.50%) SQL Server
2 53 (33.76%) Relational Database
3 26 (16.56%) MySQL
4 11 (7.01%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (5.10%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (4.46%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.27%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.64%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 36 (22.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 34 (21.66%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.64%) Subversion
3 1 (0.64%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.64%) Hudson
General
1 18 (11.46%) Finance
2 17 (10.83%) Retail
3 4 (2.55%) Marketing
4 3 (1.91%) Back Office
4 3 (1.91%) Law
5 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.27%) Military
5 2 (1.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 137 (87.26%) Developer
2 117 (74.52%) .NET Developer
3 50 (31.85%) Web Developer
4 43 (27.39%) .NET Web Developer
5 34 (21.66%) Junior Developer
5 34 (21.66%) Junior
6 32 (20.38%) Junior .NET Developer
7 29 (18.47%) C# Developer
7 29 (18.47%) C# .NET Developer
8 26 (16.56%) C# Web Developer
9 21 (13.38%) Software Developer
10 17 (10.83%) VB.NET Developer
11 12 (7.64%) Programmer
12 11 (7.01%) Analyst
12 11 (7.01%) .NET Software Developer
13 10 (6.37%) Graduate
13 10 (6.37%) Analyst Programmer
14 7 (4.46%) Senior Analyst
14 7 (4.46%) Senior Analyst Programmer
14 7 (4.46%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (100.00%) .NET
2 102 (64.97%) ASP.NET
3 93 (59.24%) HTML
4 79 (50.32%) jQuery
5 69 (43.95%) CSS
6 30 (19.11%) .NET Framework
7 29 (18.47%) WinForms
7 29 (18.47%) XML
8 28 (17.83%) WPF
8 28 (17.83%) ASP.NET MVC
9 27 (17.20%) LINQ
10 21 (13.38%) Entity Framework
11 19 (12.10%) JSON
12 18 (11.46%) Razor View Engine
12 18 (11.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 16 (10.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 11 (7.01%) Ajax
15 7 (4.46%) HTML5
16 6 (3.82%) Web Services
17 2 (1.27%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 52 (33.12%) User Experience
2 12 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.10%) Mobile App
4 7 (4.46%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.64%) Statistics
6 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.64%) FMCG
6 1 (0.64%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.64%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.01%) Windows
2 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (33.12%) MVC
2 28 (17.83%) Project Management
3 18 (11.46%) OO
4 17 (10.83%) Web Design
4 17 (10.83%) Responsive Web Design
5 15 (9.55%) Workflow
5 15 (9.55%) E-Commerce
6 12 (7.64%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (7.01%) OOD
7 11 (7.01%) SDLC
8 10 (6.37%) Wealth Management
9 9 (5.73%) Unit Testing
10 8 (5.10%) Straight-Through Processing
11 7 (4.46%) Document Management
12 6 (3.82%) Web Development
13 4 (2.55%) B2B
13 4 (2.55%) Software Engineering
13 4 (2.55%) Change Control
14 2 (1.27%) Continuous Improvement
14 2 (1.27%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 128 (81.53%) C#
2 99 (63.06%) JavaScript
3 72 (45.86%) SQL
4 33 (21.02%) VB
5 21 (13.38%) T-SQL
6 20 (12.74%) VB6
7 14 (8.92%) VBA
7 14 (8.92%) VBScript
8 13 (8.28%) Java
9 3 (1.91%) ABAP
10 2 (1.27%) Perl
10 2 (1.27%) XPath
10 2 (1.27%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.27%) Tcl
11 1 (0.64%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (3.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.73%) SLA
1 9 (5.73%) QA
2 2 (1.27%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.27%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 57 (36.31%) Microsoft
2 28 (17.83%) Oracle
3 3 (1.91%) SAP
3 3 (1.91%) Kofax
4 2 (1.27%) OpenText
4 2 (1.27%) Cisco
4 2 (1.27%) InterSystems
5 1 (0.64%) HP
5 1 (0.64%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.64%) DevExpress
Chelmsford, Essex
Candidate Source
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 18 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Pro-Quest Resourcing
Salary: 30000-40000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Pro-Quest Resourcing
Salary: 30000-40000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £28,000 - £38,000 DOE
Posted: 25 days ago