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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 43 84 43
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -41
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 48 41 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.72% 2.39% 5.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.13% 4.47% 9.79%
Number of salaries quoted 43 39 76
Median salary £27,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,500 £40,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
526 918 919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 51.67% 53.53% 51.60%
Number of salaries quoted 471 750 747
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire 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 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 29 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +18 20 £25,000 - 2
Crewe - 10 £27,500 -
Ellesmere Port - 4 £31,250 -
Macclesfield -8 3 £25,000 -31.03%
Northwich -3 2 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Chester +11 1 £27,500 -34.52%
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 89 (100.00%) .NET
2 69 (77.53%) C#
3 55 (61.80%) ASP.NET
4 47 (52.81%) SQL
5 40 (44.94%) SQL Server
6 38 (42.70%) .NET Framework
7 37 (41.57%) MVC
8 33 (37.08%) VB
9 30 (33.71%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (31.46%) MSTest
11 27 (30.34%) Windows
12 26 (29.21%) Scrum
13 25 (28.09%) Microsoft
14 24 (26.97%) Continuous Integration
14 24 (26.97%) ASP.NET MVC
15 23 (25.84%) WCF
15 23 (25.84%) Computer Science
15 23 (25.84%) TDD
16 22 (24.72%) WinForms
16 22 (24.72%) Kanban
17 21 (23.60%) Spring.NET
17 21 (23.60%) Dependency Injection
17 21 (23.60%) Inversion of Control
17 21 (23.60%) MVVM
17 21 (23.60%) Rhino Mocks
17 21 (23.60%) Moq
17 21 (23.60%) Castle Windsor
17 21 (23.60%) Ninject
17 21 (23.60%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 21 (23.60%) Web Application Development

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (3.37%) IIS
1 3 (3.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (6.74%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.49%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.37%) Office 365
1 3 (3.37%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 21 (23.60%) Internet
2 3 (3.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (44.94%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.36%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (8.99%) MySQL
4 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.37%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.37%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (2.25%) PowerPivot
7 1 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 28 (31.46%) MSTest
2 21 (23.60%) Moq
2 21 (23.60%) NUnit
2 21 (23.60%) Rhino Mocks
3 17 (19.10%) Visual Studio
4 12 (13.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.37%) Selenium
6 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (2.25%) TestComplete
6 2 (2.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.12%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.12%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (1.12%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.12%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (14.61%) Finance
2 4 (4.49%) Manufacturing
2 4 (4.49%) Marketing
2 4 (4.49%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.37%) Back Office
4 2 (2.25%) Arabic Language
4 2 (2.25%) French Language
4 2 (2.25%) German Language
4 2 (2.25%) Hindi Language
4 2 (2.25%) Russian Language
4 2 (2.25%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 72 (80.90%) Developer
2 60 (67.42%) .NET Developer
3 34 (38.20%) Junior
4 33 (37.08%) Junior .NET Developer
4 33 (37.08%) Junior Developer
5 31 (34.83%) Graduate
6 29 (32.58%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 29 (32.58%) Graduate Developer
7 24 (26.97%) C# Developer
8 23 (25.84%) C# .NET Developer
9 21 (23.60%) Internet Developer
10 16 (17.98%) ASP.NET Developer
11 13 (14.61%) VB.NET Developer
12 12 (13.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (13.48%) Junior C# .NET Developer
12 12 (13.48%) Junior C# Developer
13 10 (11.24%) SQL Developer
14 9 (10.11%) Senior Tester
14 9 (10.11%) Tester
15 8 (8.99%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (100.00%) .NET
2 55 (61.80%) ASP.NET
3 38 (42.70%) .NET Framework
4 24 (26.97%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (25.84%) WCF
6 22 (24.72%) WinForms
7 21 (23.60%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 21 (23.60%) Castle Windsor
7 21 (23.60%) Ninject
7 21 (23.60%) Spring.NET
7 21 (23.60%) Unity DI Container
7 21 (23.60%) WPF
8 20 (22.47%) HTML
9 15 (16.85%) CSS
10 12 (13.48%) jQuery
11 10 (11.24%) Web Services
12 9 (10.11%) AngularJS
13 7 (7.87%) Ajax
13 7 (7.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 5 (5.62%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.84%) Computer Science
2 21 (23.60%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.25%) iPad
4 2 (2.25%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.12%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (30.34%) Windows
2 1 (1.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (41.57%) MVC
2 30 (33.71%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (29.21%) Scrum
4 24 (26.97%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (25.84%) TDD
6 22 (24.72%) Kanban
7 21 (23.60%) Dependency Injection
7 21 (23.60%) MVVM
7 21 (23.60%) Web Application Development
8 10 (11.24%) Test Automation
8 10 (11.24%) Validation
9 9 (10.11%) Performance Testing
10 7 (7.87%) Defect Management
10 7 (7.87%) OOP
10 7 (7.87%) Test Management
11 6 (6.74%) Web Development
12 5 (5.62%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (4.49%) ERP
13 4 (4.49%) Mentoring
13 4 (4.49%) OO
Programming Languages
1 69 (77.53%) C#
2 47 (52.81%) SQL
3 33 (37.08%) VB
4 17 (19.10%) JavaScript
5 7 (7.87%) T-SQL
6 6 (6.74%) VB6
7 3 (3.37%) VBA
8 2 (2.25%) Java
8 2 (2.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (7.87%) ISEB
1 7 (7.87%) ISTQB
2 5 (5.62%) Degree
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.87%) QA
2 2 (2.25%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (7.87%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (28.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.37%) PayPal
2 3 (3.37%) WorldPay
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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