The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Macclesfield region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 23 22 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 7 27 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 5.15% 14.92% 15.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.24% 17.31% 22.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7 27 24
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Programming Languages Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
85 156 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 62.50% 86.19% 70.73%
Number of salaries quoted 50 144 101
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB.NET
Cheshire

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
Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Macclesfield region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 23 (100.00%) C#
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
1 23 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 22 (95.65%) SQL Server
3 18 (78.26%) Scrum
4 17 (73.91%) MVC
4 17 (73.91%) HTML
4 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
4 17 (73.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (73.91%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (52.17%) jQuery
5 12 (52.17%) Unit Testing
5 12 (52.17%) Ajax
5 12 (52.17%) .NET Framework
5 12 (52.17%) SQL
5 12 (52.17%) T-SQL
5 12 (52.17%) CSS
5 12 (52.17%) XML
5 12 (52.17%) WinForms
5 12 (52.17%) JSON
5 12 (52.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (52.17%) Trello
6 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
6 6 (26.09%) TDD
7 5 (21.74%) NUnit
7 5 (21.74%) Lucene
7 5 (21.74%) Software Testing
7 5 (21.74%) NHibernate
7 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
7 5 (21.74%) QA

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (52.17%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (95.65%) SQL Server
2 12 (52.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (21.74%) OLTP
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 17 (73.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (21.74%) NUnit
2 5 (21.74%) Selenium
2 5 (21.74%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (21.74%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
1 5 (21.74%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Developer
1 17 (73.91%) .NET Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Software Tester
2 4 (17.39%) Tester
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Test Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Technical Leader
3 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Technical Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Lead Project Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
1 23 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 17 (73.91%) HTML
2 17 (73.91%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (52.17%) jQuery
3 12 (52.17%) Ajax
3 12 (52.17%) .NET Framework
3 12 (52.17%) CSS
3 12 (52.17%) XML
3 12 (52.17%) WinForms
3 12 (52.17%) JSON
4 5 (21.74%) Lucene
4 5 (21.74%) NHibernate
4 5 (21.74%) WCF
4 5 (21.74%) LINQ
4 5 (21.74%) Castle Windsor
4 5 (21.74%) Lucene.Net
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Scrum
2 17 (73.91%) MVC
3 12 (52.17%) Unit Testing
4 6 (26.09%) TDD
5 5 (21.74%) Software Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Web Testing
5 5 (21.74%) System Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Kanban
5 5 (21.74%) BDD
5 5 (21.74%) Scrum-ban
5 5 (21.74%) Web Application Development
6 1 (4.35%) Android Development
6 1 (4.35%) iOS Development
6 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) Information Security
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
3 12 (52.17%) SQL
3 12 (52.17%) T-SQL
4 5 (21.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) ISEB
1 5 (21.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (17.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe
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