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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 30 42 7
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -35
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 2 1 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 1.44% 0.60% 23.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.53% 0.79% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 21
Average salary £32,500 £17,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.71% -50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £17,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £17,500 £37,000
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
79 127 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 56.83% 75.60% 60.58%
Number of salaries quoted 77 120 60
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 22 October 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) Intranet
3 4 (57.14%) N-Tier
3 4 (57.14%) Advertising
3 4 (57.14%) WinForms
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) jQuery
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (14.29%) HTML5
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) DevExpress
6 1 (14.29%) Ajax
6 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (57.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Web Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Junior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Junior
3 2 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Mid-Level C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) WinForms
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) N-Tier
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) DevExpress