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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
England / East of England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 104 120
Rank change year-on-year -45 +16  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 108 199 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.75% 2.68% 2.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.24% 5.53% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 83 180 150
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,590
% change year-on-year +6.66% +5.36%  

VB.NET is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3333 3596 3980
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 54.02% 48.36% 52.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2747 3001 3303
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.70% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing VB.NET as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 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
Hertfordshire +24 39 £40,000 -5.88% 7
Essex -24 32 £43,500 +24.28% 3
Norfolk -1 18 £37,500 +25.00% 3
Cambridgeshire -19 16 £31,000 -39.62%
Suffolk +10 2 £43,750 +45.83% 2
Bedfordshire +13 1 £45,000 +28.57%
VB.NET
England

VB.NET
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 224 (100.00%) .NET
2 174 (77.68%) C#
3 173 (77.23%) SQL Server
4 137 (61.16%) ASP.NET
5 106 (47.32%) SQL
6 100 (44.64%) HTML
7 92 (41.07%) JavaScript
8 88 (39.29%) Microsoft
9 86 (38.39%) MVC
9 86 (38.39%) CSS
10 63 (28.13%) .NET Framework
11 62 (27.68%) Team Foundation Server
12 60 (26.79%) Visual Studio
13 57 (25.45%) Finance
14 56 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
15 55 (24.55%) XML
16 54 (24.11%) QA
17 53 (23.66%) ASP.NET MVC
18 52 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
18 52 (23.21%) VB
19 50 (22.32%) MS Excel
19 50 (22.32%) ASP.NET Web API
20 48 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 48 (21.43%) jQuery
21 46 (20.54%) T-SQL
22 44 (19.64%) Ajax
23 43 (19.20%) SDLC
24 41 (18.30%) ASP.NET MVC 5
25 40 (17.86%) AngularJS
25 40 (17.86%) WCF

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 22 (9.82%) IIS
2 17 (7.59%) SAS
3 8 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.23%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.79%) Apache
5 4 (1.79%) JBoss
6 3 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.89%) Drupal
7 2 (0.89%) WordPress
8 1 (0.45%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 50 (22.32%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.25%) SPSS
3 11 (4.91%) MS Office
4 9 (4.02%) Photoshop
5 6 (2.68%) MS Visio
6 5 (2.23%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (4.02%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (2.68%) Sage 200
4 3 (1.34%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.34%) Sage 50
5 2 (0.89%) nopCommerce
6 1 (0.45%) Exchequer
6 1 (0.45%) Pegasus Opera
6 1 (0.45%) Sage 1000
6 1 (0.45%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.68%) iTunes
1 6 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.45%) Office 365
2 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.23%) Firewall
2 3 (1.34%) DNS
3 1 (0.45%) Cisco ICM
3 1 (0.45%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.45%) FTP
3 1 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (77.23%) SQL Server
2 56 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (16.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 33 (14.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 26 (11.61%) SQL Server 2014
7 19 (8.48%) BusinessObjects
8 18 (8.04%) QlikView
9 17 (7.59%) Crystal Reports
10 13 (5.80%) GIS
11 12 (5.36%) Big Data
11 12 (5.36%) Hadoop
11 12 (5.36%) MS Access
12 11 (4.91%) NoSQL
13 9 (4.02%) SQLite
14 8 (3.57%) MySQL
15 3 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (1.34%) OLAP
15 3 (1.34%) OLTP
15 3 (1.34%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 62 (27.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 60 (26.79%) Visual Studio
3 11 (4.91%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.68%) Subversion
5 5 (2.23%) Selenium
6 2 (0.89%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.45%) TeamCity
General
1 57 (25.45%) Finance
2 11 (4.91%) Music Industry
3 8 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.79%) Publishing
5 1 (0.45%) Advertising
5 1 (0.45%) Back Office
5 1 (0.45%) Banking
5 1 (0.45%) Legal
5 1 (0.45%) Local Government
5 1 (0.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 188 (83.93%) Developer
2 143 (63.84%) .NET Developer
3 71 (31.70%) VB.NET Developer
4 43 (19.20%) C# Developer
5 35 (15.63%) C# .NET Developer
5 35 (15.63%) SQL Developer
6 25 (11.16%) .NET Software Developer
7 16 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
7 16 (7.14%) HTML Developer
7 16 (7.14%) Software Developer
8 15 (6.70%) Analytics Manager
8 15 (6.70%) Data Analytics Manager
8 15 (6.70%) Data Manager
8 15 (6.70%) SQL Server Developer
8 15 (6.70%) Technical Manager
9 14 (6.25%) C# VB.NET Developer
10 13 (5.80%) Applications Developer
10 13 (5.80%) ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (5.80%) Senior Technical Manager
10 13 (5.80%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (100.00%) .NET
2 137 (61.16%) ASP.NET
3 100 (44.64%) HTML
4 86 (38.39%) CSS
5 63 (28.13%) .NET Framework
6 55 (24.55%) XML
7 53 (23.66%) ASP.NET MVC
8 50 (22.32%) ASP.NET Web API
9 48 (21.43%) jQuery
9 48 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 44 (19.64%) Ajax
11 41 (18.30%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 40 (17.86%) AngularJS
12 40 (17.86%) WCF
13 38 (16.96%) Entity Framework
14 37 (16.52%) JSON
14 37 (16.52%) Web Services
15 30 (13.39%) KnockoutJS
15 30 (13.39%) RESTful
16 25 (11.16%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 27 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.70%) Tandem
4 8 (3.57%) iPad
5 5 (2.23%) Fintech
6 3 (1.34%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.45%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (14.73%) Windows
2 24 (10.71%) Apple iOS
3 12 (5.36%) Android
4 8 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
5 7 (3.13%) Windows Server
6 6 (2.68%) Linux
6 6 (2.68%) Windows 10
6 6 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.23%) Windows 7
7 5 (2.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (38.39%) MVC
2 52 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (19.20%) SDLC
4 39 (17.41%) Unit Testing
5 34 (15.18%) Web Development
6 33 (14.73%) Workflow
7 31 (13.84%) TDD
8 30 (13.39%) Wealth Management
9 28 (12.50%) Web Application Development
10 26 (11.61%) BDD
11 21 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
12 20 (8.93%) ETL
13 19 (8.48%) OO
13 19 (8.48%) OOD
14 17 (7.59%) Analytics
14 17 (7.59%) Data Analytics
15 16 (7.14%) Mobile Development
16 15 (6.70%) CRM
16 15 (6.70%) Data Visualisation
16 15 (6.70%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 174 (77.68%) C#
2 106 (47.32%) SQL
3 92 (41.07%) JavaScript
4 52 (23.21%) VB
5 46 (20.54%) T-SQL
6 27 (12.05%) Java
7 17 (7.59%) Python
8 11 (4.91%) C++
8 11 (4.91%) Ruby
9 10 (4.46%) VB6
10 9 (4.02%) PHP
11 8 (3.57%) VBA
12 7 (3.13%) C
13 5 (2.23%) ABAP
13 5 (2.23%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.34%) MATLAB
14 3 (1.34%) R
14 3 (1.34%) VBScript
15 1 (0.45%) Tcl
15 1 (0.45%) XAML
Qualifications
1 27 (12.05%) Degree
2 5 (2.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (2.23%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.34%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (24.11%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (2.23%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 5 (2.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.45%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 88 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 24 (10.71%) SAP
3 15 (6.70%) Tableau
4 13 (5.80%) Xamarin
5 11 (4.91%) Oracle
6 8 (3.57%) Apple
6 8 (3.57%) Sage
7 5 (2.23%) Dell
7 5 (2.23%) DevExpress
7 5 (2.23%) SonicWALL
7 5 (2.23%) Symantec
8 3 (1.34%) JD Edwards
8 3 (1.34%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.45%) Cisco
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