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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 27 41 66
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +25
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 90 79 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 8.95% 5.95% 3.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.11% 12.27% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 80 75 44
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
526 644 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 52.29% 48.53% 49.51%
Number of salaries quoted 446 511 595
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,100
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing VB.NET as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Essex region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester -4 31 £35,000 +34.61%
Brentwood +16 18 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Basildon +9 11 £42,500 +34.92% 4
Dunmow - 3 £26,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 3 £45,000 -
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 174 (100.00%) .NET
2 165 (94.83%) C#
3 128 (73.56%) SQL Server
4 116 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 113 (64.94%) HTML
5 113 (64.94%) JavaScript
6 109 (62.64%) CSS
7 86 (49.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 84 (48.28%) jQuery
9 71 (40.80%) Ajax
10 68 (39.08%) Visual Studio
11 67 (38.51%) SQL Server 2008
12 61 (35.06%) Relational Database
13 60 (34.48%) Finance
14 58 (33.33%) User Experience
15 57 (32.76%) Wealth Management
16 56 (32.18%) Workflow
16 56 (32.18%) Unit Testing
17 55 (31.61%) QA
18 50 (28.74%) Microsoft
19 44 (25.29%) Web Development
20 37 (21.26%) MS Excel
21 36 (20.69%) MySQL
22 34 (19.54%) .NET Framework
23 32 (18.39%) SDLC
24 31 (17.82%) Project Management
24 31 (17.82%) SQL
25 29 (16.67%) Oracle
26 25 (14.37%) OOD
26 25 (14.37%) SQL Server 2012

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.72%) Node.js
2 2 (1.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 37 (21.26%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.75%) MS Office
3 8 (4.60%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) AWD
1 1 (0.57%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.30%) Internet
2 3 (1.72%) HTTP
3 1 (0.57%) DNS
3 1 (0.57%) Firewall
3 1 (0.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (73.56%) SQL Server
2 67 (38.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 61 (35.06%) Relational Database
4 36 (20.69%) MySQL
5 25 (14.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (4.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (1.72%) SQLite
10 2 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.57%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 86 (49.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 68 (39.08%) Visual Studio
3 8 (4.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.72%) Moq
4 3 (1.72%) NUnit
4 3 (1.72%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.57%) Subversion
General
1 60 (34.48%) Finance
2 4 (2.30%) Legal
3 2 (1.15%) Back Office
4 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 147 (84.48%) Developer
2 133 (76.44%) .NET Developer
3 41 (23.56%) C# Developer
4 39 (22.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 37 (21.26%) .NET Web Developer
5 37 (21.26%) Web Developer
6 33 (18.97%) Junior
6 33 (18.97%) Junior Developer
7 30 (17.24%) Junior .NET Developer
8 29 (16.67%) C# Web Developer
9 27 (15.52%) SQL Developer
10 23 (13.22%) Technical Leader
11 17 (9.77%) Consultant
11 17 (9.77%) Technical Consultant
11 17 (9.77%) VB.NET Developer
12 15 (8.62%) SQL Server Developer
13 8 (4.60%) JavaScript Developer
13 8 (4.60%) Software Developer
14 7 (4.02%) ASP.NET Developer
14 7 (4.02%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (100.00%) .NET
2 116 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 113 (64.94%) HTML
4 109 (62.64%) CSS
5 84 (48.28%) jQuery
6 71 (40.80%) Ajax
7 34 (19.54%) .NET Framework
8 23 (13.22%) XML
9 20 (11.49%) Web Services
10 15 (8.62%) HTML5
11 14 (8.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 14 (8.05%) CSS3
12 13 (7.47%) SOAP
13 10 (5.75%) WCF
14 8 (4.60%) WPF
15 7 (4.02%) WinForms
16 5 (2.87%) AngularJS
17 4 (2.30%) ASP.NET MVC
17 4 (2.30%) REST
18 3 (1.72%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 58 (33.33%) User Experience
2 18 (10.34%) Mobile App
3 8 (4.60%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.72%) EPoS
5 3 (1.72%) Smartphone
5 3 (1.72%) Streaming Music
6 1 (0.57%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 24 (13.79%) Windows
2 9 (5.17%) Android
2 9 (5.17%) Apple iOS
3 8 (4.60%) Windows 7
3 8 (4.60%) Windows Server
4 7 (4.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (4.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (32.76%) Wealth Management
2 56 (32.18%) Unit Testing
2 56 (32.18%) Workflow
3 44 (25.29%) Web Development
4 32 (18.39%) SDLC
5 31 (17.82%) Project Management
6 25 (14.37%) OOD
7 22 (12.64%) Mentoring
7 22 (12.64%) OO
8 15 (8.62%) Straight-Through Processing
9 10 (5.75%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (5.75%) Software Engineering
10 9 (5.17%) OOP
11 8 (4.60%) Android Development
11 8 (4.60%) iOS Development
12 6 (3.45%) MVC
13 5 (2.87%) ETL
13 5 (2.87%) Scrum
14 4 (2.30%) TDD
14 4 (2.30%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 165 (94.83%) C#
2 113 (64.94%) JavaScript
3 31 (17.82%) SQL
4 10 (5.75%) C++
5 8 (4.60%) VB
6 5 (2.87%) Apple Swift
6 5 (2.87%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.72%) Java
8 2 (1.15%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.15%) VBA
9 1 (0.57%) PHP
9 1 (0.57%) VB6
9 1 (0.57%) VBScript
9 1 (0.57%) XAML
9 1 (0.57%) XPath
9 1 (0.57%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 10 (5.75%) Degree
2 1 (0.57%) ISEB
2 1 (0.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (31.61%) QA
2 3 (1.72%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 50 (28.74%) Microsoft
2 29 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (1.15%) Tableau
4 1 (0.57%) HP
4 1 (0.57%) Kaspersky
Basildon
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wickford, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basildon
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + profit share shceme
Posted: 20 days ago
Basildon
Simon James IT
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago
Essex
Maxegan
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Basildon
Langley James Limited
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago