The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bolton region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 33 26 8
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -18
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 5 14 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 3.23% 8.38% 24.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.63% 11.38% 40.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 34
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £39,400
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Programming Languages Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
108 123 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 69.68% 73.65% 60.76%
Number of salaries quoted 94 116 90
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £27,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB.NET
Manchester

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
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Bolton

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 25 (100.00%) C#
1 25 (100.00%) HTML
1 25 (100.00%) SQL
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
1 25 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 25 (100.00%) MVC
2 24 (96.00%) T-SQL
2 24 (96.00%) JavaScript
3 20 (80.00%) Windows
4 18 (72.00%) SQL Server
4 18 (72.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
6 14 (56.00%) MS Excel
6 14 (56.00%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (36.00%) OO
7 9 (36.00%) CSS
7 9 (36.00%) jQuery
8 6 (24.00%) Intranet
8 6 (24.00%) N-Tier
8 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (24.00%) TDD
8 6 (24.00%) Advertising
8 6 (24.00%) WinForms
9 4 (16.00%) Ajax
9 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (16.00%) HTML5
10 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (12.00%) XML
10 3 (12.00%) OOD
11 2 (8.00%) Web Services

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 14 (56.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (72.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (24.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (52.00%) Web Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Software Developer
4 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (16.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (16.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (16.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (16.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Junior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Junior
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Junior C# Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Mid-Level C# Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) HTML
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
1 25 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 18 (72.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (36.00%) CSS
3 9 (36.00%) jQuery
4 6 (24.00%) WinForms
5 4 (16.00%) Ajax
5 4 (16.00%) HTML5
6 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (12.00%) XML
7 2 (8.00%) Web Services
7 2 (8.00%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) MVC
2 14 (56.00%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (36.00%) OO
4 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (24.00%) TDD
5 3 (12.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
1 25 (100.00%) SQL
2 24 (96.00%) T-SQL
2 24 (96.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) DevExpress