The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 52 58 67
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 14 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.55% 2.80% 1.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.61% 4.31% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 2
Median salary £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -15.38%
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 Suffolk region.

Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
304 418 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 55.47% 64.91% 78.18%
Number of salaries quoted 297 401 328
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
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 Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk 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 Suffolk

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Suffolk region.

VB.NET Salary Trend in Suffolk

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Suffolk

VB.NET
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 27 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
Ipswich +6 3 £27,750 +0.90%
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £55,000 -
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 27 (100.00%) C#
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (85.19%) SQL Server
3 22 (81.48%) Microsoft
4 20 (74.07%) SQL
5 16 (59.26%) T-SQL
5 16 (59.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (59.26%) ASP.NET
5 16 (59.26%) MS Excel
5 16 (59.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
7 14 (51.85%) .NET Framework
8 13 (48.15%) Web Development
8 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (48.15%) Visual Studio
8 13 (48.15%) MVC
8 13 (48.15%) Web Services
8 13 (48.15%) XML
9 12 (44.44%) HTML
9 12 (44.44%) CSS
10 11 (40.74%) jQuery
11 10 (37.04%) Degree
12 9 (33.33%) MCP
12 9 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (33.33%) LINQ
12 9 (33.33%) Entity Framework
13 8 (29.63%) Front End Development
13 8 (29.63%) REST
14 7 (25.93%) JSON
14 7 (25.93%) WCF

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (11.11%) Node.js
2 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.70%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (59.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Intranet
1 1 (3.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (85.19%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 13 (48.15%) Visual Studio
3 9 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
2 14 (51.85%) Software Developer
3 8 (29.63%) .NET Developer
4 7 (25.93%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (25.93%) C# Developer
4 7 (25.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (14.81%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 4 (14.81%) VB.NET Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Web Developer
7 3 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Node.js Developer
7 3 (11.11%) SQL Developer
8 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Developer
9 1 (3.70%) .NET Web Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Architect
9 1 (3.70%) HTML Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (3.70%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (59.26%) ASP.NET
3 14 (51.85%) .NET Framework
4 13 (48.15%) Web Services
4 13 (48.15%) XML
5 12 (44.44%) CSS
5 12 (44.44%) HTML
6 11 (40.74%) jQuery
7 9 (33.33%) Entity Framework
7 9 (33.33%) LINQ
8 8 (29.63%) REST
9 7 (25.93%) JSON
9 7 (25.93%) SOAP
9 7 (25.93%) WCF
10 4 (14.81%) WPF
11 1 (3.70%) HTML5
11 1 (3.70%) RESTful
11 1 (3.70%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
2 1 (3.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (48.15%) MVC
1 13 (48.15%) Web Development
2 8 (29.63%) Front End Development
3 5 (18.52%) Scrum
3 5 (18.52%) TDD
4 3 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (3.70%) Content Management
5 1 (3.70%) Data Architecture
5 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.70%) Project Management
5 1 (3.70%) SEO
5 1 (3.70%) UML
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (74.07%) SQL
3 16 (59.26%) T-SQL
4 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
5 5 (18.52%) PHP
6 3 (11.11%) C++
6 3 (11.11%) Java
7 2 (7.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (59.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (37.04%) Degree
3 9 (33.33%) MCP
Vendors
1 22 (81.48%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Adobe
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle