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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 42 34 51
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +17
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 96 98 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.00% 6.16% 4.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.59% 10.46% 8.12%
Number of salaries quoted 90 94 87
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
1001 937 1244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 52.11% 58.89% 58.57%
Number of salaries quoted 819 818 1097
Average salary £35,404 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.15% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014. 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 -6 44 £30,000 -14.28% 5
Macclesfield 0 17 £40,000 +14.28%
Crewe -12 5 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Knutsford -6 4 £52,500 +66.66%
Wilmslow - 2 £30,750 - 2
Runcorn -4 1 £37,500 +2.73%
Chester -7 1 £35,000 +33.33%
Alderley Edge - 1 £30,000 -
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

1 186 (100.00%) .NET
2 143 (76.88%) ASP.NET
3 108 (58.06%) C#
4 103 (55.38%) SQL
5 101 (54.30%) SQL Server
6 84 (45.16%) HTML
6 84 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
7 82 (44.09%) VB
8 67 (36.02%) MVC
9 59 (31.72%) XML
10 58 (31.18%) Windows
11 56 (30.11%) JavaScript
11 56 (30.11%) Microsoft
12 51 (27.42%) Scrum
12 51 (27.42%) WCF
13 49 (26.34%) CSS
14 48 (25.81%) .NET Framework
15 46 (24.73%) ASP.NET MVC
16 43 (23.12%) VB6
16 43 (23.12%) jQuery
17 41 (22.04%) WinForms
18 37 (19.89%) TDD
18 37 (19.89%) WPF
19 36 (19.35%) Ajax
20 35 (18.82%) Web Services
21 34 (18.28%) NUnit
21 34 (18.28%) Rhino Mocks
21 34 (18.28%) Castle Windsor
21 34 (18.28%) Web Application Development
22 33 (17.74%) OO

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 21 (11.29%) MODX
2 11 (5.91%) IIS
3 8 (4.30%) MS Exchange
4 7 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (5.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.61%) MS Office
3 2 (1.08%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.08%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (5.91%) Trello
3 1 (0.54%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (13.98%) Internet
2 7 (3.76%) NAS
2 7 (3.76%) SMTP
2 7 (3.76%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.76%) DNS
2 7 (3.76%) SAN
3 3 (1.61%) Firewall
4 2 (1.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (54.30%) SQL Server
2 27 (14.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (8.06%) MySQL
4 7 (3.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (3.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.69%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (2.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.61%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.61%) MS Access
6 3 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.61%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (1.61%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.61%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.54%) QlikView
7 1 (0.54%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 34 (18.28%) NUnit
1 34 (18.28%) Rhino Mocks
2 32 (17.20%) Visual Studio
3 25 (13.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (13.44%) MSTest
3 25 (13.44%) Moq
4 6 (3.23%) Cucumber
4 6 (3.23%) Selenium
5 3 (1.61%) JIRA
6 2 (1.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.08%) Subversion
7 1 (0.54%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 24 (12.90%) Finance
2 13 (6.99%) Pharmaceutical
3 10 (5.38%) Automotive
4 7 (3.76%) Marketing
5 6 (3.23%) Advertising
6 4 (2.15%) Retail
7 2 (1.08%) Billing
Job Titles
1 171 (91.94%) Developer
2 130 (69.89%) .NET Developer
3 58 (31.18%) VB.NET Developer
4 33 (17.74%) Junior Developer
4 33 (17.74%) Junior
5 28 (15.05%) Graduate
6 27 (14.52%) Graduate Developer
7 26 (13.98%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 25 (13.44%) Software Developer
8 25 (13.44%) Junior .NET Developer
9 21 (11.29%) Web Developer
10 14 (7.53%) .NET Web Developer
11 13 (6.99%) ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (5.91%) .NET Software Developer
13 10 (5.38%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
14 9 (4.84%) VB Developer
15 7 (3.76%) Messaging Engineer
15 7 (3.76%) Junior Software Developer
15 7 (3.76%) VB6 Developer
16 6 (3.23%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (100.00%) .NET
2 143 (76.88%) ASP.NET
3 84 (45.16%) HTML
4 59 (31.72%) XML
5 51 (27.42%) WCF
6 49 (26.34%) CSS
7 48 (25.81%) .NET Framework
8 46 (24.73%) ASP.NET MVC
9 43 (23.12%) jQuery
10 41 (22.04%) WinForms
11 37 (19.89%) WPF
12 36 (19.35%) Ajax
13 35 (18.82%) Web Services
14 34 (18.28%) Castle Windsor
15 26 (13.98%) LINQ
16 25 (13.44%) Spring.NET
16 25 (13.44%) Ninject
16 25 (13.44%) Unity DI Container
17 22 (11.83%) Razor View Engine
17 22 (11.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.59%) Computer Science
2 26 (13.98%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (3.76%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.76%) Clustering
4 5 (2.69%) Social Media
4 5 (2.69%) User Experience
5 3 (1.61%) Tandem
6 2 (1.08%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.08%) NHS
6 2 (1.08%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 58 (31.18%) Windows
2 8 (4.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (3.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (3.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.61%) Android
4 3 (1.61%) Windows 8
4 3 (1.61%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.54%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.54%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (0.54%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (36.02%) MVC
3 51 (27.42%) Scrum
4 37 (19.89%) TDD
5 34 (18.28%) Web Application Development
6 33 (17.74%) OO
7 32 (17.20%) Kanban
8 31 (16.67%) MVVM
9 26 (13.98%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (13.44%) Dependency Injection
11 23 (12.37%) OOP
12 11 (5.91%) Unit Testing
13 10 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (4.84%) ITIL
15 8 (4.30%) Software Engineering
15 8 (4.30%) Change Management
15 8 (4.30%) Mentoring
16 7 (3.76%) BDD
16 7 (3.76%) Load Balancing
16 7 (3.76%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 108 (58.06%) C#
2 103 (55.38%) SQL
3 82 (44.09%) VB
4 56 (30.11%) JavaScript
5 43 (23.12%) VB6
6 30 (16.13%) T-SQL
7 24 (12.90%) PHP
8 7 (3.76%) Perl
9 5 (2.69%) VBA
10 3 (1.61%) Java
10 3 (1.61%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.08%) VBScript
11 2 (1.08%) C++
12 1 (0.54%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 12 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.08%) HL7
2 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (3.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 56 (30.11%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.45%) DevExpress
3 7 (3.76%) Symantec
3 7 (3.76%) McAfee
4 3 (1.61%) VMware
4 3 (1.61%) Oracle
4 3 (1.61%) Cisco
4 3 (1.61%) Netezza
5 2 (1.08%) Adobe
6 1 (0.54%) Telerik
6 1 (0.54%) Rackspace
Crewe, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Wilmslow
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on exp +Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago