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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 43 36 43
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 99 91 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.11% 5.72% 5.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.69% 9.96% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 91 89 96
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £62,000
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
1022 914 1237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 52.73% 57.45% 57.45%
Number of salaries quoted 828 802 1118
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -3 43 £30,000 -14.28% 3
Macclesfield +1 15 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Crewe -4 8 £31,250 -21.87%
Chester -3 5 £35,000 +60.91%
Knutsford -7 4 £52,500 +66.66%
Alderley Edge - 3 £30,000 -
Wilmslow - 2 £30,750 - 3
Runcorn -1 1 £37,500 -
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 187 (100.00%) .NET
2 140 (74.87%) ASP.NET
3 112 (59.89%) C#
4 106 (56.68%) SQL Server
5 102 (54.55%) SQL
6 84 (44.92%) HTML
7 83 (44.39%) VB
8 66 (35.29%) MVC
9 57 (30.48%) XML
9 57 (30.48%) Windows
10 54 (28.88%) Microsoft
10 54 (28.88%) Scrum
11 53 (28.34%) WCF
12 52 (27.81%) JavaScript
13 51 (27.27%) .NET Framework
14 47 (25.13%) ASP.NET MVC
14 47 (25.13%) CSS
15 43 (22.99%) WinForms
15 43 (22.99%) VB6
16 40 (21.39%) TDD
17 39 (20.86%) WPF
18 38 (20.32%) jQuery
19 36 (19.25%) NUnit
19 36 (19.25%) Agile Software Development
20 35 (18.72%) Rhino Mocks
20 35 (18.72%) Castle Windsor
20 35 (18.72%) Web Application Development
21 34 (18.18%) Kanban
22 33 (17.65%) Ajax
23 32 (17.11%) MVVM

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 22 (11.76%) MODX
2 13 (6.95%) IIS
3 8 (4.28%) MS Exchange
4 7 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.60%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (7.49%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.14%) MS Office
3 2 (1.07%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.07%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.53%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.42%) Trello
2 10 (5.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (14.44%) Internet
2 7 (3.74%) NAS
2 7 (3.74%) SMTP
2 7 (3.74%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.74%) DNS
2 7 (3.74%) SAN
3 4 (2.14%) Firewall
4 2 (1.07%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (56.68%) SQL Server
2 29 (15.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (6.95%) MySQL
4 7 (3.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (3.74%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (3.21%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.67%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (2.14%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.14%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.07%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.07%) OLTP
9 1 (0.53%) MS Access
9 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.53%) QlikView
9 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.53%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.53%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 36 (19.25%) NUnit
2 35 (18.72%) Rhino Mocks
3 30 (16.04%) Visual Studio
4 29 (15.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 26 (13.90%) MSTest
5 26 (13.90%) Moq
6 6 (3.21%) Cucumber
6 6 (3.21%) Selenium
7 5 (2.67%) JIRA
8 2 (1.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (1.07%) Subversion
9 1 (0.53%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.53%) TestComplete
General
1 23 (12.30%) Finance
2 17 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
3 12 (6.42%) Automotive
4 7 (3.74%) Marketing
5 6 (3.21%) Advertising
6 5 (2.67%) Retail
7 2 (1.07%) Billing
8 1 (0.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 169 (90.37%) Developer
2 128 (68.45%) .NET Developer
3 59 (31.55%) VB.NET Developer
4 33 (17.65%) Junior Developer
4 33 (17.65%) Junior
5 29 (15.51%) Graduate
6 28 (14.97%) Graduate Developer
7 27 (14.44%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 27 (14.44%) Software Developer
8 26 (13.90%) Junior .NET Developer
9 16 (8.56%) Web Developer
10 12 (6.42%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
11 11 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (5.35%) .NET Software Developer
13 9 (4.81%) VB Developer
14 7 (3.74%) Analyst
14 7 (3.74%) C# Developer
14 7 (3.74%) Messaging Engineer
14 7 (3.74%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (100.00%) .NET
2 140 (74.87%) ASP.NET
3 84 (44.92%) HTML
4 57 (30.48%) XML
5 53 (28.34%) WCF
6 51 (27.27%) .NET Framework
7 47 (25.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 47 (25.13%) CSS
8 43 (22.99%) WinForms
9 39 (20.86%) WPF
10 38 (20.32%) jQuery
11 35 (18.72%) Castle Windsor
12 33 (17.65%) Ajax
13 28 (14.97%) Web Services
14 26 (13.90%) Ninject
14 26 (13.90%) Spring.NET
14 26 (13.90%) Unity DI Container
15 24 (12.83%) Razor View Engine
15 24 (12.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 22 (11.76%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 31 (16.58%) Computer Science
2 27 (14.44%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (3.74%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.74%) Clustering
4 5 (2.67%) Social Media
5 3 (1.60%) Tandem
6 2 (1.07%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.07%) NHS
6 2 (1.07%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 57 (30.48%) Windows
2 8 (4.28%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (4.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (3.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.14%) Windows 8
4 4 (2.14%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.60%) Android
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (35.29%) MVC
2 54 (28.88%) Scrum
3 40 (21.39%) TDD
4 36 (19.25%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (18.72%) Web Application Development
6 34 (18.18%) Kanban
7 32 (17.11%) MVVM
8 30 (16.04%) OO
9 28 (14.97%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (14.44%) Dependency Injection
11 19 (10.16%) OOP
12 12 (6.42%) Unit Testing
13 10 (5.35%) ITIL
13 10 (5.35%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (4.28%) Change Management
14 8 (4.28%) Migration
14 8 (4.28%) Software Engineering
15 7 (3.74%) Incident Management
15 7 (3.74%) Load Balancing
15 7 (3.74%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 112 (59.89%) C#
2 102 (54.55%) SQL
3 83 (44.39%) VB
4 52 (27.81%) JavaScript
5 43 (22.99%) VB6
6 29 (15.51%) T-SQL
7 25 (13.37%) PHP
8 7 (3.74%) Perl
9 5 (2.67%) VBA
10 2 (1.07%) VBScript
11 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.53%) C++
11 1 (0.53%) Delphi
11 1 (0.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (6.42%) Degree
2 1 (0.53%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (0.53%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.07%) QA
1 2 (1.07%) HL7
2 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (4.28%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (3.74%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 54 (28.88%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.95%) DevExpress
3 7 (3.74%) Symantec
3 7 (3.74%) McAfee
4 5 (2.67%) VMware
5 4 (2.14%) Cisco
6 3 (1.60%) Oracle
7 2 (1.07%) Adobe
8 1 (0.53%) Telerik
8 1 (0.53%) Netezza
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