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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 39 54 39
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -15
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 93 61 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.16% 3.90% 6.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.85% 6.76% 10.03%
Number of salaries quoted 79 61 128
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,250 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £42,500
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
857 902 1356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 47.56% 57.67% 64.63%
Number of salaries quoted 727 719 1180
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 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £45,000 £50,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 January 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 January 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 +41 41 £25,000 -13.79% 6
Macclesfield +1 24 £40,000 +40.35% 2
Knutsford - 6 £67,500 -
Wilmslow - 3 £26,250 - 2
Daresbury - 2 - -
Crewe +2 1 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Nantwich 0 1 £18,000 -48.57%
Chester -1 1 £37,500 +3.44% 1
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 176 (100.00%) .NET
2 122 (69.32%) ASP.NET
3 121 (68.75%) C#
4 81 (46.02%) Windows
5 78 (44.32%) SQL Server
5 78 (44.32%) Agile Software Development
6 75 (42.61%) SQL
7 73 (41.48%) MVC
8 70 (39.77%) VB
9 59 (33.52%) HTML
10 57 (32.39%) JavaScript
11 56 (31.82%) Microsoft
12 53 (30.11%) .NET Framework
12 53 (30.11%) WCF
13 51 (28.98%) CSS
14 49 (27.84%) WPF
15 47 (26.70%) LINQ
15 47 (26.70%) jQuery
16 46 (26.14%) Scrum
17 44 (25.00%) MVVM
18 41 (23.30%) ASP.NET MVC
18 41 (23.30%) WinForms
19 37 (21.02%) TDD
20 32 (18.18%) XML
20 32 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
20 32 (18.18%) Spring.NET
20 32 (18.18%) Ajax
21 31 (17.61%) SQL Server 2008
21 31 (17.61%) OO
22 30 (17.05%) NUnit

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 26 (14.77%) IIS
2 24 (13.64%) MS Exchange
3 20 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2007
3 20 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (4.55%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.98%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (3.98%) Node.js
6 2 (1.14%) MODX
7 1 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.57%) RoboHelp
2 1 (0.57%) MS Office
2 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.14%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (14.77%) Internet
2 20 (11.36%) SAN
2 20 (11.36%) SMTP
2 20 (11.36%) TCP/IP
2 20 (11.36%) DNS
2 20 (11.36%) NAS
3 3 (1.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (44.32%) SQL Server
2 31 (17.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (12.50%) MySQL
4 17 (9.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (7.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (6.25%) RDBMS
6 11 (6.25%) Relational Database
7 7 (3.98%) MongoDB
7 7 (3.98%) NoSQL
7 7 (3.98%) RavenDB
7 7 (3.98%) Oracle Database
8 6 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.70%) MS Access
10 3 (1.70%) Oracle ODI
10 3 (1.70%) SAP Data Services
11 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 30 (17.05%) NUnit
1 30 (17.05%) Visual Studio
1 30 (17.05%) Rhino Mocks
2 25 (14.20%) Moq
2 25 (14.20%) MSTest
3 20 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (6.82%) JIRA
5 5 (2.84%) Selenium
5 5 (2.84%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.57%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 24 (13.64%) Finance
2 5 (2.84%) Advertising
3 4 (2.27%) Marketing
4 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 144 (81.82%) Developer
2 107 (60.80%) .NET Developer
3 31 (17.61%) Junior
3 31 (17.61%) Junior Developer
4 27 (15.34%) Graduate
4 27 (15.34%) Web Developer
5 26 (14.77%) Graduate Developer
6 25 (14.20%) Junior .NET Developer
6 25 (14.20%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 24 (13.64%) VB.NET Developer
8 22 (12.50%) Software Developer
9 17 (9.66%) .NET Web Developer
10 14 (7.95%) ASP.NET Developer
11 13 (7.39%) .NET Software Developer
12 11 (6.25%) Senior Developer
13 9 (5.11%) C# Developer
14 6 (3.41%) Infrastructure Manager
14 6 (3.41%) VB Developer
15 5 (2.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 5 (2.84%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (100.00%) .NET
2 122 (69.32%) ASP.NET
3 59 (33.52%) HTML
4 53 (30.11%) .NET Framework
4 53 (30.11%) WCF
5 51 (28.98%) CSS
6 49 (27.84%) WPF
7 47 (26.70%) LINQ
7 47 (26.70%) jQuery
8 41 (23.30%) ASP.NET MVC
8 41 (23.30%) WinForms
9 32 (18.18%) XML
9 32 (18.18%) Spring.NET
9 32 (18.18%) Ajax
10 30 (17.05%) Castle Windsor
11 28 (15.91%) XHTML
12 26 (14.77%) Web Services
13 25 (14.20%) Unity DI Container
13 25 (14.20%) Ninject
14 22 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.20%) Inversion of Control
1 25 (14.20%) Computer Science
2 20 (11.36%) Clustering
3 12 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.84%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.70%) W3C
7 2 (1.14%) NHS
7 2 (1.14%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.57%) User Experience
8 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 81 (46.02%) Windows
2 24 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (11.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.70%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.70%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.57%) Android
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (44.32%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (41.48%) MVC
3 46 (26.14%) Scrum
4 44 (25.00%) MVVM
5 37 (21.02%) TDD
6 32 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
7 31 (17.61%) OO
8 30 (17.05%) Kanban
8 30 (17.05%) Web Application Development
9 25 (14.20%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (13.07%) OOP
11 21 (11.93%) Migration
12 20 (11.36%) ITIL
12 20 (11.36%) Load Balancing
13 18 (10.23%) SOA
14 12 (6.82%) Unit Testing
15 7 (3.98%) AOP
16 6 (3.41%) Mentoring
16 6 (3.41%) Web Development
16 6 (3.41%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 121 (68.75%) C#
2 75 (42.61%) SQL
3 70 (39.77%) VB
4 57 (32.39%) JavaScript
5 30 (17.05%) VB6
6 20 (11.36%) Perl
7 18 (10.23%) PowerShell
8 15 (8.52%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.84%) Java
10 3 (1.70%) C++
10 3 (1.70%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.14%) PHP
12 1 (0.57%) VBScript
12 1 (0.57%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (8.52%) Degree
2 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.14%) HL7
2 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 21 (11.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (11.36%) Norton AntiVirus
2 17 (9.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 56 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 20 (11.36%) Symantec
3 18 (10.23%) IronPort
4 11 (6.25%) Oracle
5 3 (1.70%) VMware
5 3 (1.70%) Cisco
5 3 (1.70%) Netezza
6 2 (1.14%) Rackspace
6 2 (1.14%) McAfee
7 1 (0.57%) DevExpress
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 59 minutes ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Net Talent
Salary: excellent package on offer
Posted: 3 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 7 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Creative Resource
Posted: 16 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire, Manchester (SK9)
Guru Careers
Salary: £26 - 35k (DOE)
Posted: 17 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago