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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 26 25 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 11 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 7.28% 13.29% 16.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.38% 16.20% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 20
Average salary £30,750 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.55% -15.00%
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
106 142 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 70.20% 82.08% 71.77%
Number of salaries quoted 99 136 72
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
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
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 28 April 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Bolton

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 8 (66.67%) CSS
3 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 8 (66.67%) C#
3 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
4 7 (58.33%) MVC
4 7 (58.33%) HTML
5 6 (50.00%) SEO
5 6 (50.00%) Entity Framework
5 6 (50.00%) TDD
5 6 (50.00%) Web Development
5 6 (50.00%) jQuery
5 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
6 5 (41.67%) SQL
7 4 (33.33%) VB
7 4 (33.33%) Windows
7 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (33.33%) Finance
7 4 (33.33%) ERP
7 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (33.33%) VB6
7 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (25.00%) Degree
8 3 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (25.00%) GitHub
8 3 (25.00%) Mentoring

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) NUnit
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (16.67%) Automotive
4 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) VB6 Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) VB Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 8 (66.67%) CSS
3 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
3 7 (58.33%) HTML
4 6 (50.00%) Entity Framework
4 6 (50.00%) jQuery
5 3 (25.00%) EDI
6 1 (8.33%) Ajax
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) MVC
3 6 (50.00%) SEO
3 6 (50.00%) TDD
3 6 (50.00%) Web Development
3 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (33.33%) ERP
5 3 (25.00%) Web Design
5 3 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 8 (66.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) VB
3 4 (33.33%) VB6
4 3 (25.00%) Objective-C
4 3 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) SYSPRO
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
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