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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 27 44 41
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -3
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 6 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.35% 1.15% 3.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.59% 1.71% 5.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 12
Average salary £22,500 £29,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.72% -5.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £31,900 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
91 175 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 50.84% 67.05% 62.40%
Number of salaries quoted 71 142 151
Average salary £39,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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 Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) Ajax
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) OOP
5 3 (42.86%) OO
5 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 3 (42.86%) N-Tier
5 3 (42.86%) SEO
5 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle
5 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
5 3 (42.86%) Mobile Development
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
5 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
5 3 (42.86%) jQuery
5 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (42.86%) Market Research
5 3 (42.86%) HTML5
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (28.57%) XML
7 1 (14.29%) C

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Junior
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Junior Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Graduate
4 2 (28.57%) Junior .NET Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
5 1 (14.29%) MI Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Tester
5 1 (14.29%) Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
5 1 (14.29%) Junior Tester
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
4 4 (57.14%) Ajax
5 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
5 3 (42.86%) jQuery
5 3 (42.86%) HTML5
5 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
6 2 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) OOP
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) Market Research
2 3 (42.86%) SEO
2 3 (42.86%) Mobile Development
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
3 1 (14.29%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) VBA
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
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