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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 86 47 49
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +2
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 40 90 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.33% 5.02% 4.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.34% 9.69% 7.92%
Number of salaries quoted 38 76 74
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,250 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
922 929 947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 53.67% 51.81% 55.22%
Number of salaries quoted 752 751 821
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 £26,004 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -15 21 £25,000 -16.66% 9
Macclesfield +14 4 £36,250 -9.37% 3
Knutsford -3 4 £32,750 -37.61%
Runcorn -4 3 £45,000 +50.00%
Wilmslow +2 2 £37,750 +22.76%
Chester -5 1 £42,000 +20.00% 4
Northwich - 1 £35,000 -
Widnes - 1 £35,000 -
Winsford - 1 - -
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 111 (100.00%) .NET
2 91 (81.98%) C#
3 87 (78.38%) ASP.NET
4 59 (53.15%) SQL Server
4 59 (53.15%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (45.95%) VB
6 49 (44.14%) SQL
7 48 (43.24%) MVC
8 44 (39.64%) .NET Framework
9 42 (37.84%) HTML
10 40 (36.04%) JavaScript
11 39 (35.14%) WCF
12 37 (33.33%) Scrum
12 37 (33.33%) Windows
13 35 (31.53%) WPF
14 34 (30.63%) WinForms
15 33 (29.73%) CSS
16 31 (27.93%) MVVM
17 30 (27.03%) TDD
17 30 (27.03%) Microsoft
18 29 (26.13%) Dependency Injection
18 29 (26.13%) Continuous Integration
18 29 (26.13%) Spring.NET
19 28 (25.23%) jQuery
19 28 (25.23%) Computer Science
20 27 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
20 27 (24.32%) Web Application Development
21 25 (22.52%) Castle Windsor
21 25 (22.52%) Ninject
21 25 (22.52%) Unity DI Container

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 6 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.60%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (3.60%) Node.js
2 4 (3.60%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (20.72%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.80%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (22.52%) Internet
2 4 (3.60%) Wireless
3 1 (0.90%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (53.15%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 9 (8.11%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (5.41%) Data Mining
4 6 (5.41%) RDBMS
5 5 (4.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (4.50%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (3.60%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.60%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.60%) RavenDB
6 4 (3.60%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (2.70%) MySQL
7 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 25 (22.52%) NUnit
1 25 (22.52%) MSTest
1 25 (22.52%) Rhino Mocks
1 25 (22.52%) Moq
2 11 (9.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (9.01%) Visual Studio
4 6 (5.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 6 (5.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (1.80%) Selenium
5 2 (1.80%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.90%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.90%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.90%) SilkTest
6 1 (0.90%) JIRA
6 1 (0.90%) Cucumber
General
1 18 (16.22%) Finance
2 6 (5.41%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.60%) Retail
3 4 (3.60%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 104 (93.69%) Developer
2 71 (63.96%) .NET Developer
3 30 (27.03%) Junior
4 29 (26.13%) Junior Developer
5 27 (24.32%) Junior .NET Developer
5 27 (24.32%) Graduate Developer
5 27 (24.32%) Graduate
5 27 (24.32%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 18 (16.22%) Software Developer
7 16 (14.41%) Senior Developer
7 16 (14.41%) VB.NET Developer
8 14 (12.61%) Web Developer
9 10 (9.01%) .NET Web Developer
10 8 (7.21%) ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (7.21%) C# Developer
11 7 (6.31%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (5.41%) SQL Developer
12 6 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
12 6 (5.41%) Senior .NET Developer
13 5 (4.50%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (100.00%) .NET
2 87 (78.38%) ASP.NET
3 44 (39.64%) .NET Framework
4 42 (37.84%) HTML
5 39 (35.14%) WCF
6 35 (31.53%) WPF
7 34 (30.63%) WinForms
8 33 (29.73%) CSS
9 29 (26.13%) Spring.NET
10 28 (25.23%) jQuery
11 27 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (22.52%) Castle Windsor
12 25 (22.52%) Ninject
12 25 (22.52%) Unity DI Container
13 23 (20.72%) HTML5
14 15 (13.51%) Web Services
15 14 (12.61%) Entity Framework
16 13 (11.71%) XML
16 13 (11.71%) Ajax
17 12 (10.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 28 (25.23%) Computer Science
2 25 (22.52%) Inversion of Control
3 14 (12.61%) N-Tier
4 9 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.50%) Data Centre
6 5 (4.50%) Mobile App
7 4 (3.60%) User Experience
8 2 (1.80%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.80%) W3C
9 1 (0.90%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.90%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 37 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (1.80%) Windows XP
2 2 (1.80%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (53.15%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (43.24%) MVC
3 37 (33.33%) Scrum
4 31 (27.93%) MVVM
5 30 (27.03%) TDD
6 29 (26.13%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (26.13%) Dependency Injection
7 27 (24.32%) Web Application Development
8 25 (22.52%) Kanban
9 11 (9.91%) Unit Testing
9 11 (9.91%) OO
10 10 (9.01%) OOP
11 9 (8.11%) Web Development
12 8 (7.21%) Software Engineering
13 7 (6.31%) SOA
14 6 (5.41%) Automated Testing
14 6 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
14 6 (5.41%) Mentoring
15 5 (4.50%) Software Architecture
15 5 (4.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 91 (81.98%) C#
2 51 (45.95%) VB
3 49 (44.14%) SQL
4 40 (36.04%) JavaScript
5 20 (18.02%) T-SQL
6 12 (10.81%) VB6
7 5 (4.50%) Java
8 2 (1.80%) C
8 2 (1.80%) C++
8 2 (1.80%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (0.90%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.90%) VBScript
9 1 (0.90%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (2.70%) Degree
2 2 (1.80%) ISEB
2 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.90%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.90%) MCSE
3 1 (0.90%) MCSA
3 1 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.90%) HL7
Vendors
1 30 (27.03%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.21%) Oracle
3 1 (0.90%) IBM
3 1 (0.90%) HP
3 1 (0.90%) Micro Focus
3 1 (0.90%) DevExpress
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Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 per annum + healthcare, pension, 23 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £28000 per annum + healthcare, pension, 23 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £26000 - £38000 per annum + Depending on Exp +Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
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Salary: 35000-40000 Per Annum + benefits
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Warrington, Cheshire
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Chester, Cheshire
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield
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Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Crewe
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, life
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 10 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday
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Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
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