The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 59 34 48
Rank change year-on-year -25 +14  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 29 86 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.88% 7.98% 4.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.81% 15.93% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 20 71 54
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £38,475
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -9.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,350 £25,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £95,000 £44,250
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 Essex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 499 540 586
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 49.55% 50.09% 47.26%
Number of salaries quoted 368 430 453
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,498 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 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 in Essex.

Salary trend for VB.NET in Essex

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in Essex over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VB.NET 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 26 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
Brentwood +4 10 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Chelmsford - 8 £37,500 - 1
Basildon +9 2 £45,000 -
Harlow - 1 £40,500 -
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 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 Essex region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 71 (100.00%) .NET
2 64 (90.14%) C#
3 56 (78.87%) ASP.NET
4 52 (73.24%) SQL Server
5 51 (71.83%) HTML
6 45 (63.38%) CSS
7 44 (61.97%) JavaScript
8 41 (57.75%) Team Foundation Server
9 40 (56.34%) Finance
10 37 (52.11%) Ajax
11 36 (50.70%) .NET Framework
12 35 (49.30%) SQL Server 2008
12 35 (49.30%) Unit Testing
13 32 (45.07%) Visual Studio
14 30 (42.25%) Workflow
14 30 (42.25%) Wealth Management
14 30 (42.25%) QA
15 27 (38.03%) SQL Server 2012
16 24 (33.80%) MVC
17 23 (32.39%) SQL
18 21 (29.58%) jQuery
18 21 (29.58%) SDLC
19 19 (26.76%) OOD
20 18 (25.35%) XML
20 18 (25.35%) ASP.NET MVC
21 17 (23.94%) T-SQL
22 16 (22.54%) Microsoft
23 13 (18.31%) OO
23 13 (18.31%) MS Excel
23 13 (18.31%) JSON

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 10 (14.08%) IIS
2 3 (4.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 13 (18.31%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.04%) MS Office
3 3 (4.23%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) Cisco ICM
1 1 (1.41%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (1.41%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (73.24%) SQL Server
2 35 (49.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (38.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (11.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (9.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.23%) OLAP
6 3 (4.23%) OLTP
6 3 (4.23%) Oracle OLAP
6 3 (4.23%) QlikView
6 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.82%) MS Access
7 2 (2.82%) MySQL
8 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 41 (57.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (45.07%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.82%) Subversion
General
1 40 (56.34%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.41%) Back Office
3 1 (1.41%) Banking
3 1 (1.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 70 (98.59%) Developer
2 55 (77.46%) .NET Developer
3 41 (57.75%) VB.NET Developer
4 17 (23.94%) SQL Developer
5 16 (22.54%) .NET Software Developer
6 15 (21.13%) C# Developer
7 13 (18.31%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (16.90%) SQL Server Developer
9 9 (12.68%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (12.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (9.86%) C# VB.NET Developer
11 6 (8.45%) HTML CSS Developer
11 6 (8.45%) HTML Developer
11 6 (8.45%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (5.63%) Applications Developer
12 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 4 (5.63%) JavaScript Developer
12 4 (5.63%) Software Developer
13 3 (4.23%) ETL Developer
14 2 (2.82%) ASP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (100.00%) .NET
2 56 (78.87%) ASP.NET
3 51 (71.83%) HTML
4 45 (63.38%) CSS
5 37 (52.11%) Ajax
6 36 (50.70%) .NET Framework
7 21 (29.58%) jQuery
8 18 (25.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (25.35%) XML
9 13 (18.31%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 13 (18.31%) JSON
10 12 (16.90%) Razor View Engine
11 11 (15.49%) Entity Framework
11 11 (15.49%) LINQ
12 10 (14.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (9.86%) HTML5
13 7 (9.86%) SOAP
14 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET Web API
15 5 (7.04%) CSS3
15 5 (7.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.04%) Fintech
3 4 (5.63%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.45%) Windows
2 1 (1.41%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (49.30%) Unit Testing
2 30 (42.25%) Wealth Management
2 30 (42.25%) Workflow
3 24 (33.80%) MVC
4 21 (29.58%) SDLC
5 19 (26.76%) OOD
6 13 (18.31%) OO
7 7 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (8.45%) Data Protection
8 6 (8.45%) E-Commerce
9 5 (7.04%) Mentoring
9 5 (7.04%) OOP
9 5 (7.04%) Web Development
10 4 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (5.63%) Regression Testing
10 4 (5.63%) SOLID
10 4 (5.63%) Straight-Through Processing
10 4 (5.63%) Time Management
11 3 (4.23%) ETL
11 3 (4.23%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 64 (90.14%) C#
2 44 (61.97%) JavaScript
3 23 (32.39%) SQL
4 17 (23.94%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.04%) VB
6 3 (4.23%) VBA
6 3 (4.23%) VBScript
7 2 (2.82%) PHP
8 1 (1.41%) Java
8 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.41%) Tcl
8 1 (1.41%) VB6
8 1 (1.41%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (2.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (42.25%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 16 (22.54%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.63%) Oracle
3 1 (1.41%) Cisco
3 1 (1.41%) Xamarin
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