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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 26 18 34
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 6 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 4.29% 1.37% 4.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.23% 3.03% 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 7
Median salary £36,750 - £29,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 - £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 - £31,450
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
83 33 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 59.29% 45.21% 69.09%
Number of salaries quoted 80 30 102
Median salary £37,500 £31,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -25.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £40,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of job ads across the Bolton region citing VB.NET as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 February 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 Bolton region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (50.00%) SDLC
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) IaaS
4 2 (33.33%) Gradle
4 2 (33.33%) PaaS
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Maven
4 2 (33.33%) Ant
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) XSD
5 1 (16.67%) XSL

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) IaaS
2 2 (33.33%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (33.33%) Ant
2 2 (33.33%) Gradle
2 2 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (16.67%) Log4Net
3 1 (16.67%) Moq
3 1 (16.67%) NUnit
3 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Automotive
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (16.67%) AutoMapper
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) Lambda Expressions
3 1 (16.67%) LINQ
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) WinForms
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) XSD
3 1 (16.67%) XSL
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) API Integration
3 1 (16.67%) CRUD
3 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) AppDynamics
2 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow