The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 76 42 33
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -9
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 118 232 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.19% 5.75% 7.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.01% 10.10% 11.77%
Number of salaries quoted 106 229 291
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
VB.NET
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1962 2298 2507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 53.10% 56.99% 61.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1712 2007 2233
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
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 Manchester

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Manchester

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Manchester

VB.NET
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton -4 11 £30,750 -9.55% 2
Stockport -4 10 £36,250 +11.53% 3
Oldham - 5 - -
Altrincham -4 2 £37,500 -11.76%
Sale - 1 £42,500 -
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 250 (100.00%) .NET
2 214 (85.60%) C#
3 206 (82.40%) ASP.NET
4 178 (71.20%) SQL Server
5 112 (44.80%) SQL
6 100 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 87 (34.80%) HTML
8 84 (33.60%) Microsoft
9 82 (32.80%) Web Development
10 74 (29.60%) Windows
11 67 (26.80%) OO
12 63 (25.20%) MVC
13 54 (21.60%) CSS
14 49 (19.60%) ASP.NET MVC
15 48 (19.20%) Software Engineering
16 47 (18.80%) XML
17 43 (17.20%) Agile Software Development
18 42 (16.80%) Degree
19 39 (15.60%) Web Services
20 34 (13.60%) .NET Framework
20 34 (13.60%) VB
21 32 (12.80%) MS Excel
21 32 (12.80%) WCF
22 30 (12.00%) jQuery
23 29 (11.60%) TDD
23 29 (11.60%) T-SQL
23 29 (11.60%) Project Management
24 26 (10.40%) WinForms
25 24 (9.60%) Requirements Analysis
26 23 (9.20%) Unit Testing

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 18 (7.20%) IIS
2 13 (5.20%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.20%) CMS
5 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.80%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.40%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.40%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 32 (12.80%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.20%) Line 50
2 2 (0.80%) Tridion
2 2 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.80%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.80%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.60%) Internet
2 12 (4.80%) Intranet
3 6 (2.40%) HTTP
4 2 (0.80%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.80%) DNS
4 2 (0.80%) SAN
4 2 (0.80%) NAS
4 2 (0.80%) LAN
4 2 (0.80%) WAN
4 2 (0.80%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (71.20%) SQL Server
2 23 (9.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (6.40%) Relational Database
4 15 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (4.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (4.80%) RDBMS
6 9 (3.60%) MySQL
6 9 (3.60%) Crystal Reports
7 8 (3.20%) SQL Server 2000
8 6 (2.40%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.20%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.20%) MS Access
10 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.40%) OLTP
11 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (8.40%) NUnit
2 14 (5.60%) Visual Studio
3 12 (4.80%) Moq
4 10 (4.00%) MSTest
5 8 (3.20%) Subversion
6 7 (2.80%) Git (software)
7 4 (1.60%) AccuRev
7 4 (1.60%) JIRA
8 2 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.80%) Xcode
8 2 (0.80%) NCrunch
9 1 (0.40%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 23 (9.20%) Finance
2 13 (5.20%) Manufacturing
3 10 (4.00%) Back Office
4 5 (2.00%) Retail
5 4 (1.60%) Marketing
6 2 (0.80%) Advertising
6 2 (0.80%) Automotive
7 1 (0.40%) Legal
7 1 (0.40%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 217 (86.80%) Developer
2 151 (60.40%) .NET Developer
3 86 (34.40%) C# Developer
4 82 (32.80%) C# .NET Developer
5 74 (29.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 67 (26.80%) ASP.NET Developer
7 55 (22.00%) Senior Developer
8 49 (19.60%) Software Developer
9 45 (18.00%) Senior .NET Developer
10 37 (14.80%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 37 (14.80%) Senior C# Developer
11 35 (14.00%) .NET Software Developer
12 29 (11.60%) Web Developer
13 27 (10.80%) Analyst
13 27 (10.80%) C# Software Developer
14 19 (7.60%) Senior Analyst Developer
14 19 (7.60%) Analyst Developer
14 19 (7.60%) Senior Analyst
15 17 (6.80%) Applications Support
16 15 (6.00%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 250 (100.00%) .NET
2 206 (82.40%) ASP.NET
3 87 (34.80%) HTML
4 54 (21.60%) CSS
5 49 (19.60%) ASP.NET MVC
6 47 (18.80%) XML
7 39 (15.60%) Web Services
8 34 (13.60%) .NET Framework
9 32 (12.80%) WCF
10 30 (12.00%) jQuery
11 26 (10.40%) WinForms
12 21 (8.40%) XHTML
13 20 (8.00%) Ajax
14 16 (6.40%) XSLT
14 16 (6.40%) ASP.NET MVC 2
15 15 (6.00%) LINQ
16 14 (5.60%) Entity Framework
17 11 (4.40%) WPF
18 10 (4.00%) HTML5
19 8 (3.20%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.80%) Computer Science
2 20 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.40%) W3C
4 5 (2.00%) E-Learning
5 4 (1.60%) Open Source
5 4 (1.60%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.20%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.20%) GIS
7 2 (0.80%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.80%) Clustering
7 2 (0.80%) Statistics
7 2 (0.80%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.80%) Physics
7 2 (0.80%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.40%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.40%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 74 (29.60%) Windows
2 11 (4.40%) Android
2 11 (4.40%) Apple iOS
3 9 (3.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (3.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.80%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.40%) VxWorks
5 1 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.40%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (32.80%) Web Development
2 67 (26.80%) OO
3 63 (25.20%) MVC
4 48 (19.20%) Software Engineering
5 43 (17.20%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (11.60%) TDD
6 29 (11.60%) Project Management
7 24 (9.60%) Requirements Analysis
8 23 (9.20%) Unit Testing
9 20 (8.00%) Mentoring
10 17 (6.80%) OOD
10 17 (6.80%) E-Commerce
11 11 (4.40%) ERP
12 10 (4.00%) Android Development
12 10 (4.00%) iOS Development
13 9 (3.60%) OOP
13 9 (3.60%) Scrum
14 6 (2.40%) Pair Programming
14 6 (2.40%) Workflow
14 6 (2.40%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 214 (85.60%) C#
2 112 (44.80%) SQL
3 100 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 34 (13.60%) VB
5 29 (11.60%) T-SQL
6 18 (7.20%) Java
7 10 (4.00%) VBScript
7 10 (4.00%) VB6
7 10 (4.00%) PHP
8 8 (3.20%) VBA
9 7 (2.80%) Python
9 7 (2.80%) Ruby
10 6 (2.40%) C++
11 4 (1.60%) Perl
11 4 (1.60%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.20%) Delphi
12 3 (1.20%) XPath
13 2 (0.80%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.80%) XAML
14 1 (0.40%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 42 (16.80%) Degree
2 8 (3.20%) MCP
2 8 (3.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.40%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.40%) SLA
2 6 (2.40%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (2.80%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (0.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 84 (33.60%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.40%) SYSPRO
3 5 (2.00%) VMware
3 5 (2.00%) DevExpress
4 3 (1.20%) Google
4 3 (1.20%) Sage
5 2 (0.80%) Symantec
5 2 (0.80%) ESRI
5 2 (0.80%) Apple
5 2 (0.80%) IronPort
6 1 (0.40%) Open-E
Stockport, Cheshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
On the Beach
Salary: Competitive salary, 25 days’ holiday, Discounted Holidays, Pension
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, health care, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £39 - £40 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago