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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 44 49 38
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 88 80 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.64% 4.73% 6.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.88% 7.66% 10.21%
Number of salaries quoted 80 75 128
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 £27,500 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
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
891 1045 1430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 46.99% 61.83% 64.74%
Number of salaries quoted 779 855 1254
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +31 38 £25,000 -16.66% 6
Macclesfield +3 17 £40,000 +49.53% 6
Crewe +3 6 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Knutsford - 4 £66,250 -
Chester -11 1 £37,500 +15.38%
Daresbury - 1 - -
Middlewich - 1 £31,000 -
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 181 (100.00%) .NET
2 130 (71.82%) ASP.NET
3 117 (64.64%) C#
4 83 (45.86%) Windows
5 77 (42.54%) SQL
6 76 (41.99%) SQL Server
6 76 (41.99%) Agile Software Development
7 74 (40.88%) MVC
8 71 (39.23%) VB
9 66 (36.46%) Microsoft
10 58 (32.04%) HTML
10 58 (32.04%) WCF
11 53 (29.28%) JavaScript
12 51 (28.18%) LINQ
13 47 (25.97%) WPF
14 46 (25.41%) .NET Framework
15 44 (24.31%) CSS
16 42 (23.20%) Scrum
16 42 (23.20%) jQuery
17 41 (22.65%) ASP.NET MVC
17 41 (22.65%) MVVM
18 40 (22.10%) TDD
19 35 (19.34%) NUnit
19 35 (19.34%) Kanban
19 35 (19.34%) Rhino Mocks
19 35 (19.34%) Castle Windsor
19 35 (19.34%) Web Application Development
20 34 (18.78%) XML
20 34 (18.78%) OO
20 34 (18.78%) Finance

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 25 (13.81%) MS Exchange
2 22 (12.15%) Exchange Server 2007
2 22 (12.15%) Exchange Server 2013
3 18 (9.94%) IIS
4 5 (2.76%) MODX
5 4 (2.21%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.66%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.66%) Node.js
7 1 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (6.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.10%) Fireworks
2 2 (1.10%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.55%) MS Office
3 1 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (12.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.10%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (14.36%) Internet
2 22 (12.15%) NAS
2 22 (12.15%) SMTP
2 22 (12.15%) TCP/IP
2 22 (12.15%) DNS
2 22 (12.15%) SAN
3 2 (1.10%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (41.99%) SQL Server
2 24 (13.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (12.71%) MySQL
4 15 (8.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (6.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (4.42%) RDBMS
6 8 (4.42%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.66%) MS Access
8 3 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.66%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (1.66%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.66%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.66%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.66%) SAP Data Services
8 3 (1.66%) RavenDB
9 1 (0.55%) OLTP
9 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 35 (19.34%) NUnit
1 35 (19.34%) Rhino Mocks
2 33 (18.23%) Visual Studio
3 25 (13.81%) Moq
3 25 (13.81%) MSTest
4 12 (6.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (5.52%) Selenium
5 10 (5.52%) Cucumber
6 9 (4.97%) JIRA
7 2 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 34 (18.78%) Finance
2 10 (5.52%) Advertising
3 7 (3.87%) Marketing
4 2 (1.10%) Billing
Job Titles
1 149 (82.32%) Developer
2 109 (60.22%) .NET Developer
3 31 (17.13%) Junior Developer
3 31 (17.13%) Junior
4 30 (16.57%) Web Developer
4 30 (16.57%) VB.NET Developer
5 27 (14.92%) Graduate
6 26 (14.36%) Graduate Developer
7 25 (13.81%) Junior .NET Developer
7 25 (13.81%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 22 (12.15%) Software Developer
9 19 (10.50%) .NET Web Developer
10 16 (8.84%) ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (7.73%) .NET Software Developer
12 8 (4.42%) VB Developer
13 7 (3.87%) Messaging Engineer
14 6 (3.31%) Exchange Engineer
14 6 (3.31%) VB6 Developer
15 5 (2.76%) Team Leader
15 5 (2.76%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (100.00%) .NET
2 130 (71.82%) ASP.NET
3 58 (32.04%) HTML
3 58 (32.04%) WCF
4 51 (28.18%) LINQ
5 47 (25.97%) WPF
6 46 (25.41%) .NET Framework
7 44 (24.31%) CSS
8 42 (23.20%) jQuery
9 41 (22.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 35 (19.34%) Castle Windsor
11 34 (18.78%) XML
12 33 (18.23%) WinForms
13 32 (17.68%) Web Services
14 30 (16.57%) XHTML
15 29 (16.02%) Ajax
16 28 (15.47%) Spring.NET
17 25 (13.81%) Ninject
17 25 (13.81%) Unity DI Container
18 24 (13.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.36%) Inversion of Control
2 25 (13.81%) Computer Science
3 22 (12.15%) Clustering
4 10 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.87%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.66%) Social Media
6 3 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.66%) User Experience
7 2 (1.10%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.10%) NHS
8 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 83 (45.86%) Windows
2 25 (13.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (12.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (3.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.10%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.10%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (41.99%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (40.88%) MVC
3 42 (23.20%) Scrum
4 41 (22.65%) MVVM
5 40 (22.10%) TDD
6 35 (19.34%) Kanban
6 35 (19.34%) Web Application Development
7 34 (18.78%) OO
8 28 (15.47%) Dependency Injection
9 26 (14.36%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (12.71%) OOP
11 22 (12.15%) ITIL
11 22 (12.15%) Load Balancing
12 17 (9.39%) Migration
13 16 (8.84%) SOA
14 10 (5.52%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (5.52%) BDD
14 10 (5.52%) Scrum-ban
14 10 (5.52%) Mentoring
15 8 (4.42%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 117 (64.64%) C#
2 77 (42.54%) SQL
3 71 (39.23%) VB
4 53 (29.28%) JavaScript
5 31 (17.13%) VB6
6 22 (12.15%) Perl
7 15 (8.29%) PowerShell
8 9 (4.97%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.76%) PHP
10 4 (2.21%) Java
11 3 (1.66%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.55%) VBScript
12 1 (0.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (8.84%) Degree
2 1 (0.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.10%) HL7
System Software
1 23 (12.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (12.15%) Norton AntiVirus
2 14 (7.73%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 66 (36.46%) Microsoft
2 22 (12.15%) Symantec
3 15 (8.29%) IronPort
4 7 (3.87%) McAfee
4 7 (3.87%) Oracle
5 3 (1.66%) DevExpress
5 3 (1.66%) Netezza
6 2 (1.10%) Rackspace
6 2 (1.10%) VMware
6 2 (1.10%) Cisco
6 2 (1.10%) Adobe
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
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Macclesfield
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Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
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Macclesfield
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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