Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for VB.NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB.NET over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 222 232 144
Rank change year-on-year +10 -88 -26
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 111 126 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.06% 1.09% 2.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.97% 1.87% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 105 77 236
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -10.59% +18.06%
10th Percentile £32,500 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £58,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%

VB.NET is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5,637 6,735 6,940
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 53.63% 58.26% 52.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4,627 5,668 5,955
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing VB.NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in the East of England

VB.NET
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET in the East of England.

Salary trend for VB.NET in the East of England

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in the East of England

VB.NET
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the East of England region over the 6 months to 21 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +10 48 £40,000 -9.09% 1
Cambridgeshire +43 31 £42,500 -1.16% 10
Essex -6 19 £45,000 +25.00% 5
Norfolk +2 6 £37,500 +56.25% 5
Bedfordshire +8 4 £40,000 +33.33% 4
Suffolk +2 3 £40,500 +11.72% 2
VB.NET
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 111 (100.00%) .NET
2 95 (85.59%) C#
3 68 (61.26%) SQL
4 61 (54.95%) ASP.NET
5 50 (45.05%) SQL Server
6 34 (30.63%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (27.93%) Microsoft
8 30 (27.03%) HTML
8 30 (27.03%) Web Services
8 30 (27.03%) XML
9 27 (24.32%) JavaScript
10 26 (23.42%) Windows
11 25 (22.52%) .NET Framework
12 23 (20.72%) WCF
12 23 (20.72%) Test Automation
12 23 (20.72%) Software Engineering
13 22 (19.82%) CSS
13 22 (19.82%) T-SQL
13 22 (19.82%) WPF
13 22 (19.82%) Selenium
14 21 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
15 20 (18.02%) JIRA
16 18 (16.22%) QA
17 15 (13.51%) Relational Database
17 15 (13.51%) ITIL
17 15 (13.51%) MVC
18 14 (12.61%) SDLC
19 13 (11.71%) Java
19 13 (11.71%) MySQL
20 12 (10.81%) REST

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 7 (6.31%) IIS
2 1 (0.90%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Chatbot
2 2 (1.80%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Magento
1 1 (0.90%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.80%) SaaS
2 2 (1.80%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.60%) HTTP
1 4 (3.60%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.80%) Internet
3 1 (0.90%) DHCP
3 1 (0.90%) DNS
3 1 (0.90%) FTP
3 1 (0.90%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (0.90%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (45.05%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.51%) Relational Database
3 13 (11.71%) MySQL
4 10 (9.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.70%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (19.82%) Selenium
2 21 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (18.02%) JIRA
4 11 (9.91%) Visual Studio
5 9 (8.11%) WebDriver
6 6 (5.41%) Subversion
6 6 (5.41%) TeamCity
7 4 (3.60%) NUnit
8 2 (1.80%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.80%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.80%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.80%) TestRail
9 1 (0.90%) JIRA Agile
9 1 (0.90%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (7.21%) Finance
2 4 (3.60%) Legal
3 3 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.80%) Electronics
4 2 (1.80%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.90%) Advertising
5 1 (0.90%) Back Office
5 1 (0.90%) Local Government
5 1 (0.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 77 (69.37%) Developer
2 45 (40.54%) .NET Developer
3 28 (25.23%) C# Developer
4 22 (19.82%) Software Developer
5 17 (15.32%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (9.91%) VB.NET Developer
7 10 (9.01%) .NET Software Developer
7 10 (9.01%) Applications Developer
8 9 (8.11%) C# Software Developer
8 9 (8.11%) Tester
8 9 (8.11%) WPF Developer
9 8 (7.21%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (7.21%) Lead Developer
10 7 (6.31%) .NET Applications Developer
10 7 (6.31%) C# VB.NET Developer
11 6 (5.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (5.41%) Cloud Engineer
11 6 (5.41%) Lead Software Developer
11 6 (5.41%) Software QA Engineer
11 6 (5.41%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (100.00%) .NET
2 61 (54.95%) ASP.NET
3 30 (27.03%) HTML
3 30 (27.03%) Web Services
3 30 (27.03%) XML
4 25 (22.52%) .NET Framework
5 23 (20.72%) WCF
6 22 (19.82%) CSS
6 22 (19.82%) WPF
7 12 (10.81%) jQuery
7 12 (10.81%) JSON
7 12 (10.81%) REST
8 10 (9.01%) HTML5
9 9 (8.11%) Entity Framework
10 8 (7.21%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (6.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (5.41%) ADO
12 6 (5.41%) J2EE
13 5 (4.50%) Ajax
13 5 (4.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.31%) Computer Science
1 7 (6.31%) Mobile App
1 7 (6.31%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (5.41%) Algorithms
3 5 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.80%) Internet of Things
5 2 (1.80%) Life Science
6 1 (0.90%) Fintech
6 1 (0.90%) FMCG
6 1 (0.90%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.90%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 26 (23.42%) Windows
2 5 (4.50%) Unix
3 3 (2.70%) Android
3 3 (2.70%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.80%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (30.63%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (20.72%) Software Engineering
2 23 (20.72%) Test Automation
3 15 (13.51%) ITIL
3 15 (13.51%) MVC
4 14 (12.61%) SDLC
5 12 (10.81%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (10.81%) Web Development
6 10 (9.01%) Mathematics
6 10 (9.01%) Migration
7 9 (8.11%) Front End Development
7 9 (8.11%) Test Scripting
8 7 (6.31%) Mobile Application Development
8 7 (6.31%) Non-Functional Testing
9 6 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (5.41%) Identity Access Management
9 6 (5.41%) Information Security
10 5 (4.50%) ETL
10 5 (4.50%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 95 (85.59%) C#
2 68 (61.26%) SQL
3 27 (24.32%) JavaScript
4 22 (19.82%) T-SQL
5 13 (11.71%) Java
6 8 (7.21%) VB
6 8 (7.21%) VBScript
7 7 (6.31%) C
8 6 (5.41%) VB6
9 4 (3.60%) Python
9 4 (3.60%) VBA
10 3 (2.70%) PHP
11 2 (1.80%) XAML
12 1 (0.90%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (7.21%) Degree
2 4 (3.60%) ISEB
2 4 (3.60%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.80%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (16.22%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.31%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.80%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.90%) Docker
3 1 (0.90%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) HAProxy
1 1 (0.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 31 (27.93%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.41%) Xamarin
3 4 (3.60%) Blue Prism
3 4 (3.60%) UiPath
4 1 (0.90%) Actuate
4 1 (0.90%) Cisco
4 1 (0.90%) Cognos
4 1 (0.90%) Oracle
4 1 (0.90%) Sage
4 1 (0.90%) Trustwave