The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 27 36 34
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 8 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.37% 1.13% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.62% 1.56% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 1
Median salary £32,500 £46,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.34% +22.66%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
VB.NET
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Programming Languages Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
105 128 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 70.47% 72.32% 49.78%
Number of salaries quoted 94 121 96
Median salary £32,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing VB.NET as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Chester region.

VB.NET Salary Trend in Chester

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) Visual Studio
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) XML
2 8 (88.89%) XSL
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) VBScript
2 8 (88.89%) VB
2 8 (88.89%) Scrum
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) VB6
2 8 (88.89%) Web Development
2 8 (88.89%) QA
2 8 (88.89%) HL7
2 8 (88.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (88.89%) HTML5
2 8 (88.89%) Mobile Development
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) Automotive
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) BPCS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (88.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Automotive
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) .NET Developer
1 8 (88.89%) .NET Software Developer
1 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET Developer
1 8 (88.89%) C# .NET Developer
1 8 (88.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 8 (88.89%) C# Developer
1 8 (88.89%) C# Software Developer
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
1 8 (88.89%) Software Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) HTML5
2 8 (88.89%) XML
2 8 (88.89%) XSL
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) Mobile Development
1 8 (88.89%) Scrum
1 8 (88.89%) Web Development
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) VB
2 8 (88.89%) VB6
2 8 (88.89%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) HL7
1 8 (88.89%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft