The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 8 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 10 14 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 16.13% 9.79% 14.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 14.00% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 25
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
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 Macclesfield region.

Programming Languages Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
40 100 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 64.52% 69.93% 88.24%
Number of salaries quoted 35 72 135
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Macclesfield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Macclesfield

VB.NET
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (60.00%) C#
5 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 5 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (50.00%) VB
5 5 (50.00%) VB6
5 5 (50.00%) jQuery
5 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (40.00%) Software Architecture
6 4 (40.00%) HTML5
6 4 (40.00%) Ajax
6 4 (40.00%) Degree
6 4 (40.00%) HTML
6 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (40.00%) CSS
6 4 (40.00%) Web Services
6 4 (40.00%) XML
6 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
7 1 (10.00%) DevExpress
7 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) Finance
7 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
7 1 (10.00%) Scrum

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Software Developer
3 5 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (40.00%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (50.00%) jQuery
4 4 (40.00%) HTML5
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) CSS
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) XML
4 4 (40.00%) Ajax
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) VB
3 5 (50.00%) VB6
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) DevExpress