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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 40 52 66
Rank change year-on-year +12 +14  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 2 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 0.69% 2.98% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.32% 4.99% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 1
Median salary £43,750 £30,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.83% +5.26%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% +5.63%  

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 152 361 326
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 52.60% 59.67% 58.84%
Number of salaries quoted 144 328 277
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
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 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
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 23 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
Newmarket - 2 £43,750 -
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 23 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) C#
2 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET
3 9 (81.82%) MVC
4 8 (72.73%) T-SQL
4 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
4 8 (72.73%) jQuery
5 7 (63.64%) .NET Framework
5 7 (63.64%) WCF
5 7 (63.64%) Entity Framework
5 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
5 7 (63.64%) WinForms
6 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (54.55%) Mobile App
6 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (54.55%) SDLC
7 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (36.36%) LINQ
7 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
8 3 (27.27%) HTML
8 3 (27.27%) CSS
9 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
9 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (18.18%) TDD
9 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
9 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
9 2 (18.18%) ERP
9 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services

VB.NET
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) C# Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Systems Developer
3 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Development Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET
3 8 (72.73%) jQuery
4 7 (63.64%) .NET Framework
4 7 (63.64%) Entity Framework
4 7 (63.64%) WCF
4 7 (63.64%) WinForms
5 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (36.36%) LINQ
7 3 (27.27%) CSS
7 3 (27.27%) HTML
8 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (9.09%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) MVC
2 6 (54.55%) SDLC
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) CRUD
3 2 (18.18%) ERP
3 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Issue Tracking
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Logistics
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) Product Management
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C#
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) T-SQL
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) VB
4 1 (9.09%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
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