The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 59 47
Rank change year-on-year +6 -12  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 7 6 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 1.75% 1.08% 4.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.26% 2.06% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 26
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +27.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  

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 Suffolk with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 215 291 409
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 53.88% 52.62% 61.04%
Number of salaries quoted 196 279 397
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for VB.NET in Suffolk

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in Suffolk over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VB.NET 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 25 June 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
Bury St Edmunds +12 5 £37,500 -31.81%
VB.NET
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) jQuery
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
3 6 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (66.67%) Subversion
4 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
4 5 (55.56%) LAMP
4 5 (55.56%) XML
4 5 (55.56%) MySQL
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) CSS3
4 5 (55.56%) RESTful
4 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (55.56%) Ajax
5 4 (44.44%) Build Automation
5 4 (44.44%) SaaS
5 4 (44.44%) Fintech
5 4 (44.44%) OO
5 4 (44.44%) Web Services
6 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
7 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 2 (22.22%) TDD
7 2 (22.22%) MVC
7 2 (22.22%) Issue Tracking

VB.NET
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
2 6 (66.67%) Subversion
3 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) .NET Developer
3 5 (55.56%) Software Developer
3 5 (55.56%) Software Engineer
4 4 (44.44%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (44.44%) .NET Software Engineer
4 4 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (44.44%) C# Developer
4 4 (44.44%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (44.44%) C# Software Engineer
4 4 (44.44%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Junior .NET Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Junior Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Senior .NET Software Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Senior C# Software Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) jQuery
2 5 (55.56%) Ajax
2 5 (55.56%) CSS3
2 5 (55.56%) LAMP
2 5 (55.56%) RESTful
2 5 (55.56%) XML
3 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
5 1 (11.11%) LINQ to SQL
5 1 (11.11%) WCF
5 1 (11.11%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (44.44%) Fintech
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) Build Automation
3 4 (44.44%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) CRUD
4 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Issue Tracking
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) API Development
5 1 (11.11%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft