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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank - 26 42
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 0 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 3.45% 1.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 6.82% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 3
Median salary - £22,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -23.72%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
138 88 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 71.13% 50.57% 67.58%
Number of salaries quoted 124 69 141
Median salary £37,500 £38,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,200 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 20 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Law
3 2 (40.00%) Legal
3 2 (40.00%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (20.00%) Subversion

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Law
1 2 (40.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Application Development Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Development Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) SQL