The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 42 53 51
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 90 65 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.01% 4.13% 5.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.42% 7.56% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77 62 91
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,590 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -
VB.NET
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
864 860 1172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 48.08% 54.60% 61.27%
Number of salaries quoted 708 693 995
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Cheshire region.

VB.NET Salary Trend in Cheshire

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Cheshire

VB.NET
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +32 38 £25,000 -13.79% 7
Macclesfield -9 20 £38,000 +33.33% 1
Knutsford -1 6 £67,500 +107.69%
Wilmslow +3 5 £27,500 -15.38% 2
Chester +9 3 £20,000 -38.46%
Daresbury - 3 - -
Crewe +12 1 £43,500 +20.00% 1
Nantwich +5 1 £18,000 -44.61%
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

1 167 (100.00%) .NET
2 129 (77.25%) C#
3 110 (65.87%) ASP.NET
4 82 (49.10%) Agile Software Development
5 77 (46.11%) SQL Server
6 72 (43.11%) SQL
7 70 (41.92%) VB
7 70 (41.92%) MVC
8 68 (40.72%) Windows
9 60 (35.93%) HTML
10 58 (34.73%) CSS
10 58 (34.73%) .NET Framework
11 57 (34.13%) JavaScript
12 55 (32.93%) WCF
13 50 (29.94%) Scrum
14 49 (29.34%) WPF
15 47 (28.14%) jQuery
15 47 (28.14%) Microsoft
16 44 (26.35%) MVVM
17 41 (24.55%) LINQ
18 40 (23.95%) WinForms
19 39 (23.35%) TDD
19 39 (23.35%) ASP.NET MVC
20 35 (20.96%) Dependency Injection
20 35 (20.96%) Spring.NET
21 33 (19.76%) SQL Server 2008
22 30 (17.96%) Ajax
23 29 (17.37%) VB6
23 29 (17.37%) Visual Studio
24 28 (16.77%) NUnit

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 27 (16.17%) IIS
2 21 (12.57%) MS Exchange
3 18 (10.78%) Exchange Server 2007
3 18 (10.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (6.59%) SharePoint
4 11 (6.59%) SharePoint 2010
4 11 (6.59%) Node.js
Applications
1 18 (10.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.60%) RoboHelp
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.60%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.97%) Internet
2 18 (10.78%) NAS
2 18 (10.78%) SMTP
2 18 (10.78%) TCP/IP
2 18 (10.78%) DNS
2 18 (10.78%) SAN
3 3 (1.80%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (46.11%) SQL Server
2 33 (19.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (11.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (9.58%) MySQL
5 14 (8.38%) RDBMS
5 14 (8.38%) Relational Database
6 12 (7.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (6.59%) RavenDB
7 11 (6.59%) MongoDB
7 11 (6.59%) NoSQL
7 11 (6.59%) Oracle Database
8 8 (4.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.60%) MS Access
10 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.60%) SAP Data Services
10 1 (0.60%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 29 (17.37%) Visual Studio
2 28 (16.77%) NUnit
2 28 (16.77%) Rhino Mocks
3 26 (15.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (14.37%) MSTest
4 24 (14.37%) Moq
5 13 (7.78%) JIRA
6 4 (2.40%) Selenium
6 4 (2.40%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (1.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (1.20%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 25 (14.97%) Finance
2 4 (2.40%) Advertising
3 2 (1.20%) Marketing
4 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 137 (82.04%) Developer
2 103 (61.68%) .NET Developer
3 31 (18.56%) Junior
4 30 (17.96%) Junior Developer
5 27 (16.17%) Graduate
6 26 (15.57%) Graduate Developer
7 25 (14.97%) Junior .NET Developer
7 25 (14.97%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 22 (13.17%) Web Developer
9 18 (10.78%) Senior Developer
10 16 (9.58%) Software Developer
10 16 (9.58%) VB.NET Developer
11 15 (8.98%) .NET Web Developer
12 11 (6.59%) C# Developer
13 9 (5.39%) ASP.NET Developer
14 8 (4.79%) .NET Software Developer
15 7 (4.19%) C# .NET Developer
15 7 (4.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 6 (3.59%) VB6 Developer
16 6 (3.59%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (100.00%) .NET
2 110 (65.87%) ASP.NET
3 60 (35.93%) HTML
4 58 (34.73%) CSS
4 58 (34.73%) .NET Framework
5 55 (32.93%) WCF
6 49 (29.34%) WPF
7 47 (28.14%) jQuery
8 41 (24.55%) LINQ
9 40 (23.95%) WinForms
10 39 (23.35%) ASP.NET MVC
11 35 (20.96%) Spring.NET
12 30 (17.96%) Ajax
13 28 (16.77%) Castle Windsor
14 25 (14.97%) XML
15 24 (14.37%) Ninject
15 24 (14.37%) Unity DI Container
16 22 (13.17%) XHTML
17 20 (11.98%) Web Services
18 18 (10.78%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.37%) Computer Science
1 24 (14.37%) Inversion of Control
2 18 (10.78%) Clustering
3 14 (8.38%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (6.59%) N-Tier
5 6 (3.59%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.99%) W3C
7 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.60%) User Experience
7 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 68 (40.72%) Windows
2 21 (12.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (10.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.80%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.80%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.60%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.60%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (49.10%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (41.92%) MVC
3 50 (29.94%) Scrum
4 44 (26.35%) MVVM
5 39 (23.35%) TDD
6 35 (20.96%) Dependency Injection
7 28 (16.77%) Kanban
7 28 (16.77%) Web Application Development
8 26 (15.57%) OO
9 24 (14.37%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (12.57%) Migration
11 20 (11.98%) OOP
12 19 (11.38%) SOA
13 18 (10.78%) ITIL
13 18 (10.78%) Load Balancing
14 15 (8.98%) Unit Testing
15 11 (6.59%) AOP
16 5 (2.99%) Software Engineering
16 5 (2.99%) Mentoring
17 4 (2.40%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 129 (77.25%) C#
2 72 (43.11%) SQL
3 70 (41.92%) VB
4 57 (34.13%) JavaScript
5 29 (17.37%) VB6
6 20 (11.98%) T-SQL
7 18 (10.78%) Perl
7 18 (10.78%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.40%) C++
8 4 (2.40%) Java
9 2 (1.20%) VBScript
9 2 (1.20%) C
10 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (5.39%) Degree
2 7 (4.19%) VCP4
3 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.60%) MCSE
4 1 (0.60%) MCSA
4 1 (0.60%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 18 (10.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (10.78%) Norton AntiVirus
2 17 (10.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 47 (28.14%) Microsoft
2 18 (10.78%) Symantec
2 18 (10.78%) IronPort
3 15 (8.98%) Oracle
4 3 (1.80%) Cisco
4 3 (1.80%) VMware
5 1 (0.60%) Netezza
5 1 (0.60%) Rackspace
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