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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 25 30 32
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 5 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.63% 0.51% 5.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.43% 0.98% 7.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 11
Average salary £34,875 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,875 £37,500 £47,500
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
92 102 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 85.19% 51.52% 67.89%
Number of salaries quoted 84 90 113
Average salary £36,250 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.70% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Chester region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Chester

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 8 (66.67%) SQL
4 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
5 6 (50.00%) MVC
5 6 (50.00%) XML
5 6 (50.00%) Windows
6 5 (41.67%) CSS
6 5 (41.67%) Web Services
6 5 (41.67%) HTML
6 5 (41.67%) WCF
6 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (25.00%) PHP
8 3 (25.00%) C++
8 3 (25.00%) Delphi
8 3 (25.00%) VB
8 3 (25.00%) OO
8 3 (25.00%) RAD
8 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
8 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
8 3 (25.00%) Ajax
8 3 (25.00%) Web Development
8 3 (25.00%) Degree
8 3 (25.00%) Change Control

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Law
1 2 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) C# Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 4 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Delphi Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Software Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Application Development Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Applications Development Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Applications Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Development Manager
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 6 (50.00%) XML
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (41.67%) CSS
4 5 (41.67%) HTML
4 5 (41.67%) WCF
4 5 (41.67%) Web Services
5 3 (25.00%) Ajax
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Change Control
3 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (25.00%) OO
3 3 (25.00%) RAD
3 3 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) Delphi
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) PHP
3 3 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
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