The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 41 41 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 87 84 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.08% 4.69% 6.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.84% 8.58% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 70 83 136
Average salary £30,000 £37,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% +4.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £50,450 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
884 979 1325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 51.61% 54.66% 59.79%
Number of salaries quoted 719 842 1207
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB.NET
North West

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 +2 42 £30,000 -14.28% 7
Chester +3 7 £35,000 +27.27% 3
Crewe -1 7 £32,500 -18.75%
Macclesfield -6 7 £29,250 -26.87% 2
Alderley Edge - 3 £30,000 -
Runcorn - 2 £30,000 -
Knutsford +6 1 £34,000 +4.61% 1
Wilmslow -2 1 £21,500 -48.19% 4
Ellesmere Port - 1 £38,500 -
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 176 (100.00%) .NET
2 134 (76.14%) ASP.NET
3 115 (65.34%) C#
4 109 (61.93%) SQL Server
5 104 (59.09%) SQL
6 79 (44.89%) HTML
7 74 (42.05%) VB
8 56 (31.82%) MVC
9 53 (30.11%) XML
9 53 (30.11%) Windows
10 52 (29.55%) JavaScript
10 52 (29.55%) Scrum
11 48 (27.27%) .NET Framework
11 48 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
12 47 (26.70%) WCF
12 47 (26.70%) Microsoft
13 44 (25.00%) WinForms
14 40 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
15 39 (22.16%) VB6
16 38 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
16 38 (21.59%) TDD
17 36 (20.45%) CSS
17 36 (20.45%) WPF
17 36 (20.45%) Computer Science
18 34 (19.32%) T-SQL
19 33 (18.75%) jQuery
20 32 (18.18%) NUnit
21 31 (17.61%) Rhino Mocks
21 31 (17.61%) SQL Server 2008
21 31 (17.61%) Castle Windsor

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 (12.50%) MODX
2 12 (6.82%) IIS
3 3 (1.70%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.57%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 13 (7.39%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.70%) MS Office
3 2 (1.14%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.14%) Fireworks
3 2 (1.14%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (2.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.57%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.82%) Trello
2 3 (1.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (14.77%) Internet
2 6 (3.41%) Firewall
3 2 (1.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (61.93%) SQL Server
2 31 (17.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (5.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (3.98%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (3.98%) OLTP
5 7 (3.98%) MySQL
5 7 (3.98%) Oracle Database
6 6 (3.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (3.41%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.14%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.14%) PerformancePoint
9 2 (1.14%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.57%) MS Access
10 1 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 40 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (18.18%) NUnit
3 31 (17.61%) Rhino Mocks
4 28 (15.91%) Visual Studio
5 25 (14.20%) MSTest
5 25 (14.20%) Moq
6 4 (2.27%) JIRA
7 3 (1.70%) Selenium
7 3 (1.70%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.14%) Subversion
9 1 (0.57%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.57%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.57%) TestComplete
General
1 22 (12.50%) Finance
2 20 (11.36%) Pharmaceutical
3 14 (7.95%) Automotive
4 6 (3.41%) Retail
5 5 (2.84%) Marketing
6 3 (1.70%) Advertising
7 1 (0.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 157 (89.20%) Developer
2 114 (64.77%) .NET Developer
3 55 (31.25%) VB.NET Developer
4 31 (17.61%) Junior
4 31 (17.61%) Junior Developer
5 27 (15.34%) Graduate
6 26 (14.77%) Graduate Developer
6 26 (14.77%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 25 (14.20%) Junior .NET Developer
8 22 (12.50%) Software Developer
9 17 (9.66%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (6.82%) C# Developer
11 11 (6.25%) Analyst
12 9 (5.11%) C# .NET Developer
13 8 (4.55%) Web Developer
13 8 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
14 7 (3.98%) VB Developer
14 7 (3.98%) Tester
14 7 (3.98%) Software Tester
14 7 (3.98%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (100.00%) .NET
2 134 (76.14%) ASP.NET
3 79 (44.89%) HTML
4 53 (30.11%) XML
5 48 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 48 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 47 (26.70%) WCF
7 44 (25.00%) WinForms
8 36 (20.45%) CSS
8 36 (20.45%) WPF
9 33 (18.75%) jQuery
10 31 (17.61%) Castle Windsor
11 26 (14.77%) Ajax
12 25 (14.20%) Ninject
12 25 (14.20%) Razor View Engine
12 25 (14.20%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 25 (14.20%) Unity DI Container
12 25 (14.20%) Spring.NET
13 21 (11.93%) Web Services
14 14 (7.95%) cXML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (20.45%) Computer Science
2 25 (14.20%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (2.84%) Social Media
4 3 (1.70%) Tandem
5 2 (1.14%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.57%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 53 (30.11%) Windows
2 6 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (3.41%) Windows 7
2 6 (3.41%) Windows 8
3 4 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (2.27%) Android
4 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.57%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (0.57%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (31.82%) MVC
2 52 (29.55%) Scrum
3 38 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (21.59%) TDD
4 31 (17.61%) Web Application Development
5 30 (17.05%) Kanban
6 28 (15.91%) MVVM
7 26 (14.77%) Dependency Injection
7 26 (14.77%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (13.64%) OO
9 16 (9.09%) OOP
9 16 (9.09%) Unit Testing
10 14 (7.95%) Migration
11 8 (4.55%) Software Engineering
11 8 (4.55%) Software Testing
11 8 (4.55%) System Testing
12 7 (3.98%) Web Testing
13 6 (3.41%) CRM
14 5 (2.84%) Web Development
15 4 (2.27%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 115 (65.34%) C#
2 104 (59.09%) SQL
3 74 (42.05%) VB
4 52 (29.55%) JavaScript
5 39 (22.16%) VB6
6 34 (19.32%) T-SQL
7 25 (14.20%) PHP
8 5 (2.84%) VBA
9 3 (1.70%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.14%) VBScript
11 1 (0.57%) C++
11 1 (0.57%) Delphi
11 1 (0.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (9.09%) Degree
2 7 (3.98%) ISEB
3 4 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 47 (26.70%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.95%) DevExpress
3 11 (6.25%) Oracle
4 7 (3.98%) VMware
5 6 (3.41%) Cisco
6 3 (1.70%) Adobe
7 1 (0.57%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.57%) SAP
7 1 (0.57%) Telerik
7 1 (0.57%) Netezza
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Congleton, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Depending on exp +Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £46000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Depending on exp +Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Warrington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 25 days ago