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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 19 36 35
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 9 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 7.76% 1.31% 2.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.11% 2.00% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 5
Average salary £37,500 £33,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
81 100 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 69.83% 65.36% 76.14%
Number of salaries quoted 73 90 128
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,100 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET
3 10 (66.67%) CSS
3 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 9 (60.00%) HTML
4 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (60.00%) jQuery
5 8 (53.33%) TDD
5 8 (53.33%) MVC
6 6 (40.00%) C#
7 5 (33.33%) OO
7 5 (33.33%) Web Development
7 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
8 4 (26.67%) Objective-C
8 4 (26.67%) Web Design
8 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
8 4 (26.67%) RESTful
8 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (26.67%) HTML5
8 4 (26.67%) BDD
8 4 (26.67%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (26.67%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (26.67%) Web Application Development
8 4 (26.67%) GitHub
8 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
8 4 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (26.67%) Mentoring

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) .NET Developer
3 4 (26.67%) C# Developer
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.67%) SQL DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET
3 10 (66.67%) CSS
4 9 (60.00%) HTML
4 9 (60.00%) jQuery
5 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (26.67%) RESTful
6 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (26.67%) HTML5
6 4 (26.67%) Entity Framework
6 4 (26.67%) CSS3
6 4 (26.67%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
6 4 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (6.67%) LINQ
7 1 (6.67%) Ajax
7 1 (6.67%) Classic ASP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) TDD
2 8 (53.33%) MVC
3 5 (33.33%) OO
3 5 (33.33%) Web Development
4 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (26.67%) Web Application Development
4 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
4 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
4 4 (26.67%) SEO
4 4 (26.67%) Web Design
4 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (26.67%) BDD
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) Coaching
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) Objective-C
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.67%) VBScript
5 1 (6.67%) R
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Red Gate
Bolton, Lancashire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £32000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire, Greater Manchester
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + excellent benefits package
Posted: 23 days ago