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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 49 45 33
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 76 88 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.43% 4.83% 6.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.77% 9.01% 10.65%
Number of salaries quoted 64 71 116
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,550 £37,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
867 977 1146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 50.55% 53.59% 59.41%
Number of salaries quoted 702 758 956
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 April 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 17 April 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 +17 34 £30,000 - 3
Macclesfield -6 8 £36,750 +28.94%
Chester +16 6 £22,500 -27.41% 2
Crewe +1 6 £40,500 +20.00% 1
Wilmslow +7 5 £27,500 -15.38%
Knutsford -13 2 £48,750 +46.61%
Runcorn -3 1 £32,500 -
Winsford - 1 - - 3
Daresbury - 1 - -
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 166 (100.00%) .NET
2 137 (82.53%) C#
3 117 (70.48%) ASP.NET
4 89 (53.61%) Agile Software Development
5 85 (51.20%) SQL Server
6 75 (45.18%) VB
7 73 (43.98%) MVC
8 69 (41.57%) SQL
9 62 (37.35%) .NET Framework
10 61 (36.75%) Windows
11 59 (35.54%) HTML
11 59 (35.54%) WCF
12 56 (33.73%) CSS
13 55 (33.13%) JavaScript
14 54 (32.53%) Scrum
15 53 (31.93%) WPF
16 48 (28.92%) WinForms
16 48 (28.92%) Microsoft
17 45 (27.11%) MVVM
18 43 (25.90%) jQuery
19 40 (24.10%) TDD
20 39 (23.49%) ASP.NET MVC
21 36 (21.69%) Dependency Injection
21 36 (21.69%) Spring.NET
22 32 (19.28%) SQL Server 2008
22 32 (19.28%) LINQ
23 31 (18.67%) Web Application Development
24 29 (17.47%) Castle Windsor
24 29 (17.47%) Continuous Integration
24 29 (17.47%) Kanban

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 19 (11.45%) IIS
2 13 (7.83%) MS Exchange
3 11 (6.63%) SharePoint
3 11 (6.63%) SharePoint 2010
3 11 (6.63%) Node.js
4 10 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 22 (13.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.60%) RoboHelp
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.60%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (15.06%) Internet
2 10 (6.02%) NAS
2 10 (6.02%) SMTP
2 10 (6.02%) TCP/IP
2 10 (6.02%) DNS
2 10 (6.02%) SAN
3 4 (2.41%) Wireless
4 3 (1.81%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (51.20%) SQL Server
2 32 (19.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (14.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (8.43%) RDBMS
4 14 (8.43%) Relational Database
5 13 (7.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (6.63%) MongoDB
6 11 (6.63%) NoSQL
6 11 (6.63%) RavenDB
6 11 (6.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (6.63%) Oracle Database
7 10 (6.02%) MySQL
8 5 (3.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.60%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 29 (17.47%) NUnit
1 29 (17.47%) Rhino Mocks
2 27 (16.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (15.06%) Moq
3 25 (15.06%) MSTest
4 23 (13.86%) Visual Studio
5 13 (7.83%) JIRA
6 5 (3.01%) Selenium
7 4 (2.41%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (1.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (1.20%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.60%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.60%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (10.84%) Finance
2 4 (2.41%) Advertising
2 4 (2.41%) Retail
2 4 (2.41%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 144 (86.75%) Developer
2 107 (64.46%) .NET Developer
3 32 (19.28%) Junior
4 31 (18.67%) Junior Developer
5 29 (17.47%) Graduate
6 28 (16.87%) Graduate Developer
7 27 (16.27%) Junior .NET Developer
7 27 (16.27%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 22 (13.25%) Senior Developer
9 20 (12.05%) Software Developer
9 20 (12.05%) Web Developer
10 16 (9.64%) .NET Web Developer
10 16 (9.64%) VB.NET Developer
11 10 (6.02%) C# Developer
12 8 (4.82%) Senior .NET Developer
12 8 (4.82%) C# .NET Developer
12 8 (4.82%) .NET Software Developer
13 7 (4.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (4.22%) Senior Software Developer
14 6 (3.61%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (100.00%) .NET
2 117 (70.48%) ASP.NET
3 62 (37.35%) .NET Framework
4 59 (35.54%) WCF
4 59 (35.54%) HTML
5 56 (33.73%) CSS
6 53 (31.93%) WPF
7 48 (28.92%) WinForms
8 43 (25.90%) jQuery
9 39 (23.49%) ASP.NET MVC
10 36 (21.69%) Spring.NET
11 32 (19.28%) LINQ
12 29 (17.47%) Castle Windsor
13 26 (15.66%) Ajax
14 25 (15.06%) Ninject
14 25 (15.06%) Unity DI Container
15 23 (13.86%) Entity Framework
16 21 (12.65%) HTML5
17 20 (12.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 20 (12.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.06%) Computer Science
1 25 (15.06%) Inversion of Control
2 19 (11.45%) N-Tier
3 15 (9.04%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (6.63%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (6.02%) Clustering
6 5 (3.01%) W3C
6 5 (3.01%) User Experience
7 3 (1.81%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 61 (36.75%) Windows
2 13 (7.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (6.02%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.81%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.81%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.60%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.60%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (53.61%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (43.98%) MVC
3 54 (32.53%) Scrum
4 45 (27.11%) MVVM
5 40 (24.10%) TDD
6 36 (21.69%) Dependency Injection
7 31 (18.67%) Web Application Development
8 29 (17.47%) Kanban
8 29 (17.47%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (15.06%) OO
10 22 (13.25%) SOA
11 20 (12.05%) Unit Testing
12 19 (11.45%) OOP
13 15 (9.04%) Migration
14 11 (6.63%) AOP
15 10 (6.02%) Load Balancing
15 10 (6.02%) ITIL
16 7 (4.22%) Web Development
16 7 (4.22%) Software Engineering
16 7 (4.22%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 137 (82.53%) C#
2 75 (45.18%) VB
3 69 (41.57%) SQL
4 55 (33.13%) JavaScript
5 28 (16.87%) VB6
6 26 (15.66%) T-SQL
7 10 (6.02%) Perl
7 10 (6.02%) PowerShell
8 5 (3.01%) Java
9 3 (1.81%) C++
10 2 (1.20%) C
11 1 (0.60%) VBScript
11 1 (0.60%) VBA
11 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (6.02%) Degree
2 2 (1.20%) ISEB
2 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.60%) MCSE
3 1 (0.60%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 10 (6.02%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (6.02%) Norton AntiVirus
1 10 (6.02%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 48 (28.92%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.04%) Oracle
3 10 (6.02%) Symantec
3 10 (6.02%) IronPort
4 3 (1.81%) VMware
4 3 (1.81%) Cisco
5 1 (0.60%) Rackspace
Northwich, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 7 days ago
Crewe
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + pension, life
Posted: 9 days ago
Winsford, Cheshire
MCG Consulting Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Winsford, Cheshire, North West
MCG Consulting Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago