Period
to 21 January 2019

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 January 2019 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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 233 217 157
Rank change year-on-year -16 -60 -44
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 97 142 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.03% 1.21% 1.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.99% 2.06% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 73 116 188
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,750 £25,675
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 4,885 6,891 6,768
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 51.73% 58.49% 54.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3,910 5,769 5,745
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £69,000 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 -24 25 £37,500 -16.67% 2
Cambridgeshire +20 23 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Essex +18 23 £50,000 +21.21% 2
Norfolk +18 13 £37,500 - 4
Bedfordshire -10 9 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Suffolk +5 4 £40,250 +0.63% 1
VB.NET
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 97 (100.00%) .NET
2 83 (85.57%) C#
3 51 (52.58%) SQL
4 47 (48.45%) Microsoft
5 44 (45.36%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (41.24%) ASP.NET
7 39 (40.21%) SQL Server
8 38 (39.18%) HTML
9 36 (37.11%) JavaScript
10 31 (31.96%) QA
11 28 (28.87%) CSS
12 26 (26.80%) MVC
13 24 (24.74%) Software Engineering
14 23 (23.71%) Web Services
15 20 (20.62%) Web Development
15 20 (20.62%) .NET Framework
16 19 (19.59%) Java
16 19 (19.59%) Scrum
16 19 (19.59%) Team Foundation Server
17 18 (18.56%) T-SQL
18 16 (16.49%) JIRA
19 15 (15.46%) Selenium
19 15 (15.46%) Visual Studio
19 15 (15.46%) ITIL
19 15 (15.46%) Test Automation
20 14 (14.43%) Mentoring
21 13 (13.40%) TDD
21 13 (13.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 13 (13.40%) Finance
21 13 (13.40%) Xamarin

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 1 (1.03%) ColdFusion
1 1 (1.03%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (8.25%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Magento
1 1 (1.03%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (1.03%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (9.28%) SaaS
3 8 (8.25%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (6.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 6 (6.19%) IaaS
4 6 (6.19%) PaaS
5 3 (3.09%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.03%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (40.21%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (12.37%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.15%) MySQL
4 5 (5.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.03%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 19 (19.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (16.49%) JIRA
3 15 (15.46%) Selenium
3 15 (15.46%) Visual Studio
4 11 (11.34%) Visual Studio Coded UI
5 4 (4.12%) WebDriver
6 3 (3.09%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.09%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.09%) TeamCity
6 3 (3.09%) TestRail
7 1 (1.03%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (13.40%) Finance
2 7 (7.22%) Retail
3 3 (3.09%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.03%) Advertising
5 1 (1.03%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 52 (53.61%) Developer
2 22 (22.68%) .NET Developer
3 15 (15.46%) Software Developer
3 15 (15.46%) Software Engineer
4 14 (14.43%) C# Developer
5 8 (8.25%) .NET Software Developer
5 8 (8.25%) Automation Developer
5 8 (8.25%) Automation Specialist
5 8 (8.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (8.25%) QA Engineer
6 7 (7.22%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (7.22%) C# Software Developer
6 7 (7.22%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (7.22%) Consultant
6 7 (7.22%) Software QA Engineer
6 7 (7.22%) Software Test Engineer
6 7 (7.22%) Support Consultant
6 7 (7.22%) Test Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) Tester
7 6 (6.19%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (100.00%) .NET
2 40 (41.24%) ASP.NET
3 38 (39.18%) HTML
4 28 (28.87%) CSS
5 23 (23.71%) Web Services
6 20 (20.62%) .NET Framework
7 12 (12.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 11 (11.34%) Android SDK
8 11 (11.34%) ASP.NET Web API
8 11 (11.34%) Universal Windows Platform
9 10 (10.31%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (10.31%) HTML5
10 8 (8.25%) WCF
10 8 (8.25%) XML
11 7 (7.22%) J2EE
12 6 (6.19%) Elastic Stack
12 6 (6.19%) WPF
13 5 (5.15%) Entity Framework
14 4 (4.12%) REST
15 3 (3.09%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.22%) Algorithms
2 5 (5.15%) Replication
3 3 (3.09%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.09%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.06%) Life Science
4 2 (2.06%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.03%) FMCG
5 1 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.03%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.37%) Android
1 12 (12.37%) Windows
2 5 (5.15%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (45.36%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (26.80%) MVC
3 24 (24.74%) Software Engineering
4 20 (20.62%) Web Development
5 19 (19.59%) Scrum
6 15 (15.46%) ITIL
6 15 (15.46%) Test Automation
7 14 (14.43%) Mentoring
8 13 (13.40%) TDD
9 11 (11.34%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (10.31%) Mathematics
11 9 (9.28%) E-Commerce
11 9 (9.28%) Migration
11 9 (9.28%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (8.25%) Coaching
12 8 (8.25%) Conversational UI
12 8 (8.25%) Non-Functional Testing
12 8 (8.25%) Robotic Process Automation
12 8 (8.25%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (8.25%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 83 (85.57%) C#
2 51 (52.58%) SQL
3 36 (37.11%) JavaScript
4 19 (19.59%) Java
5 18 (18.56%) T-SQL
6 10 (10.31%) C
7 9 (9.28%) VBScript
8 8 (8.25%) VBA
9 6 (6.19%) VB
10 5 (5.15%) VB6
11 2 (2.06%) PHP
12 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.03%) Ruby
12 1 (1.03%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.03%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (7.22%) Degree
2 3 (3.09%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (2.06%) ISEB
3 2 (2.06%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (31.96%) QA
2 1 (1.03%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (8.25%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (6.19%) Docker
2 6 (6.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (6.19%) Ansible
1 6 (6.19%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 6 (6.19%) Kubernetes
1 6 (6.19%) SCOM
1 6 (6.19%) Terraform
Vendors
1 47 (48.45%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.40%) Xamarin
3 8 (8.25%) Blue Prism
3 8 (8.25%) UiPath
4 6 (6.19%) Demandware
4 6 (6.19%) VMware
5 1 (1.03%) Sage