The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 31 33 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 1 4 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 0.72% 2.88% 16.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.04% 3.64% 20.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 20
Average salary £31,750 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.30% -10.95%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB.NET
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Programming Languages Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
96 110 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 69.06% 79.14% 77.60%
Number of salaries quoted 86 103 92
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Bolton region.

VB.NET Salary Trend in Bolton

VB.NET
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing VB.NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.NET.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Advertising
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) VB6
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Intranet
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing VB.NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (66.67%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VB6
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