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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 36 51 25
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -26
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 76 31 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 6.06% 3.22% 7.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.15% 6.31% 14.75%
Number of salaries quoted 69 23 65
Average salary £40,000 £30,250 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.23% -25.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £55,000
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
578 491 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 46.06% 50.99% 52.87%
Number of salaries quoted 451 402 409
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 £28,450 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 29 January 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 January 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
Chelmsford +4 20 £40,000 +45.45%
Hockley - 5 £45,000 -
Brentwood - 5 £29,000 -
Colchester -2 4 £30,500 -2.40%
Southend-on-Sea -15 4 £42,500 - 1
Billericay +8 1 £40,000 +45.45%
Basildon +5 1 £42,500 -
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 134 (100.00%) .NET
2 113 (84.33%) ASP.NET
3 95 (70.90%) SQL
4 92 (68.66%) C#
5 61 (45.52%) .NET Framework
6 59 (44.03%) MVC
7 56 (41.79%) SQL Server
8 54 (40.30%) Microsoft
9 52 (38.81%) WinForms
10 51 (38.06%) JavaScript
11 49 (36.57%) T-SQL
12 48 (35.82%) XML
13 41 (30.60%) WPF
13 41 (30.60%) ASP.NET MVC
14 40 (29.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 36 (26.87%) LINQ
15 36 (26.87%) Razor View Engine
15 36 (26.87%) HTML
16 35 (26.12%) JSON
17 33 (24.63%) jQuery
18 26 (19.40%) VB
18 26 (19.40%) Windows
19 23 (17.16%) CSS
20 22 (16.42%) Web Services
21 20 (14.93%) Microsoft Azure
22 19 (14.18%) Degree
22 19 (14.18%) Visual Studio
23 17 (12.69%) Crystal Reports
23 17 (12.69%) Finance
24 16 (11.94%) MS Excel

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (2.99%) IIS
2 1 (0.75%) CMS
2 1 (0.75%) Apache
2 1 (0.75%) WordPress
2 1 (0.75%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (11.94%) MS Excel
2 15 (11.19%) MS Office
3 2 (1.49%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.49%) MS Project
4 1 (0.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.73%) Sage 200
2 4 (2.99%) Magento
3 2 (1.49%) Pegasus Opera
4 1 (0.75%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.75%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.75%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 20 (14.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.49%) SAN
2 1 (0.75%) Firewall
2 1 (0.75%) DNS
2 1 (0.75%) FTP
2 1 (0.75%) HTTP
2 1 (0.75%) VPN
2 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (41.79%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.69%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (5.22%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (3.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.49%) MySQL
6 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 19 (14.18%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.24%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (1.49%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.75%) Subversion
5 1 (0.75%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.75%) NUnit
5 1 (0.75%) JIRA
5 1 (0.75%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.75%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.75%) NCover
5 1 (0.75%) StyleCop
5 1 (0.75%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.75%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.75%) Moq
5 1 (0.75%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.75%) NCrunch
5 1 (0.75%) NSubstitute
General
1 17 (12.69%) Finance
2 7 (5.22%) Retail
3 5 (3.73%) Marketing
4 2 (1.49%) Advertising
5 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.75%) Legal
5 1 (0.75%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 128 (95.52%) Developer
2 62 (46.27%) .NET Developer
3 50 (37.31%) Software Developer
4 16 (11.94%) VB.NET Developer
5 14 (10.45%) Junior
5 14 (10.45%) Senior Developer
5 14 (10.45%) Junior Developer
6 12 (8.96%) Web Developer
7 8 (5.97%) Programmer
7 8 (5.97%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (4.48%) Graduate
8 6 (4.48%) Junior Web Developer
9 5 (3.73%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (3.73%) Junior Software Developer
9 5 (3.73%) Analyst
9 5 (3.73%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (2.99%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (2.99%) Applications Developer
10 4 (2.99%) Lead Developer
10 4 (2.99%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (100.00%) .NET
2 113 (84.33%) ASP.NET
3 61 (45.52%) .NET Framework
4 52 (38.81%) WinForms
5 48 (35.82%) XML
6 41 (30.60%) WPF
6 41 (30.60%) ASP.NET MVC
7 40 (29.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 36 (26.87%) LINQ
8 36 (26.87%) Razor View Engine
8 36 (26.87%) HTML
9 35 (26.12%) JSON
10 33 (24.63%) jQuery
11 23 (17.16%) CSS
12 22 (16.42%) Web Services
13 13 (9.70%) HTML5
14 7 (5.22%) ADO.NET
14 7 (5.22%) WCF
15 6 (4.48%) KnockoutJS
16 5 (3.73%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.21%) NHS
2 7 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.22%) Kindle
3 2 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.49%) Statistics
3 2 (1.49%) Reference Data
3 2 (1.49%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.49%) N-Tier
3 2 (1.49%) Replication
4 1 (0.75%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.75%) Wiki
4 1 (0.75%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (19.40%) Windows
2 1 (0.75%) Linux
2 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.75%) Android
2 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.75%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (44.03%) MVC
2 14 (10.45%) OO
2 14 (10.45%) Web Development
3 11 (8.21%) Risk Management
3 11 (8.21%) Change Control
4 10 (7.46%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (7.46%) E-Commerce
5 6 (4.48%) Line Management
5 6 (4.48%) OOD
6 5 (3.73%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (3.73%) Software Engineering
6 5 (3.73%) Wealth Management
7 4 (2.99%) Data Protection
7 4 (2.99%) ETL
7 4 (2.99%) Workflow
8 3 (2.24%) ERP
8 3 (2.24%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (2.24%) B2B
8 3 (2.24%) B2C
8 3 (2.24%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (70.90%) SQL
2 92 (68.66%) C#
3 51 (38.06%) JavaScript
4 49 (36.57%) T-SQL
5 26 (19.40%) VB
6 9 (6.72%) PHP
7 5 (3.73%) VB6
7 5 (3.73%) VBScript
8 4 (2.99%) XPath
8 4 (2.99%) Java
8 4 (2.99%) VBA
9 3 (2.24%) XQuery
9 3 (2.24%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.49%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 1 (0.75%) XAML
11 1 (0.75%) C++
11 1 (0.75%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 19 (14.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.22%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.24%) SLA
3 2 (1.49%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 54 (40.30%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.73%) Sage
3 3 (2.24%) Adobe
3 3 (2.24%) Red Gate
4 2 (1.49%) DevExpress
4 2 (1.49%) IBM
4 2 (1.49%) Pegasus
5 1 (0.75%) Telerik
5 1 (0.75%) Kaspersky
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