The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 50 32 27
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -5
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 177 275 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.41% 6.78% 8.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.97% 11.17% 12.96%
Number of salaries quoted 174 255 298
Average salary £36,750 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.07% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,100 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2220 2463 2376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.35% 60.74% 62.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1894 2191 2166
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB.NET
North West

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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
Stockport -6 12 £35,000 +11.11% 3
Altrincham 0 7 £22,500 -13.46% 2
Bolton -10 4 £33,750 -2.17%
Oldham +3 2 £35,000 -
Cheadle - 2 - -
Wigan - 1 £32,500 -
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

1 372 (94.18%) .NET
2 352 (89.11%) C#
3 291 (73.67%) SQL Server
4 253 (64.05%) ASP.NET
5 198 (50.13%) SQL
6 158 (40.00%) XML
7 132 (33.42%) HTML
7 132 (33.42%) Windows
8 109 (27.59%) JavaScript
9 102 (25.82%) T-SQL
10 101 (25.57%) MVC
11 93 (23.54%) Microsoft
12 87 (22.03%) WCF
13 86 (21.77%) Degree
14 81 (20.51%) CSS
15 76 (19.24%) SQL Server 2008
16 64 (16.20%) SQL Server 2005
16 64 (16.20%) Finance
16 64 (16.20%) Web Services
17 63 (15.95%) LINQ
18 57 (14.43%) Project Management
19 56 (14.18%) .NET Framework
19 56 (14.18%) Computer Science
20 53 (13.42%) OO
21 51 (12.91%) TDD
22 47 (11.90%) jQuery
23 44 (11.14%) Unit Testing
23 44 (11.14%) ASP.NET MVC
23 44 (11.14%) NUnit
23 44 (11.14%) Software Engineering

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 23 (5.82%) IIS
2 20 (5.06%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 13 (3.29%) SharePoint 2013
3 13 (3.29%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (2.03%) CMS
5 3 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (0.76%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 44 (11.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (3.54%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 32 (8.10%) Intranet
2 25 (6.33%) Internet
3 3 (0.76%) NAS
3 3 (0.76%) SAN
3 3 (0.76%) DNS
3 3 (0.76%) SMTP
3 3 (0.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.25%) HTTP
4 1 (0.25%) LAN
4 1 (0.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 291 (73.67%) SQL Server
2 76 (19.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 64 (16.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 26 (6.58%) SQL Server 2012
5 23 (5.82%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (5.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (5.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (3.29%) MongoDB
7 7 (1.77%) MySQL
8 2 (0.51%) MS Access
8 2 (0.51%) SQL Anywhere
8 2 (0.51%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.25%) Big Data
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 44 (11.14%) NUnit
2 29 (7.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (6.33%) Moq
4 16 (4.05%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.51%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (0.25%) Eclipse
General
1 64 (16.20%) Finance
2 28 (7.09%) Legal
3 15 (3.80%) Law
4 8 (2.03%) Advertising
5 4 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.01%) Banking
6 3 (0.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 289 (73.16%) Developer
2 168 (42.53%) .NET Developer
3 100 (25.32%) Software Developer
4 94 (23.80%) C# Developer
5 77 (19.49%) Analyst
6 68 (17.22%) C# .NET Developer
7 61 (15.44%) .NET Software Developer
8 50 (12.66%) C# Software Developer
9 43 (10.89%) Support Analyst
10 38 (9.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 37 (9.37%) Web Developer
12 34 (8.61%) Senior Developer
13 33 (8.35%) ASP.NET Developer
13 33 (8.35%) Graduate
14 31 (7.85%) Applications Support
14 31 (7.85%) Team Leader
15 28 (7.09%) Analyst Developer
16 27 (6.84%) Applications Support Analyst
16 27 (6.84%) .NET Team Leader
17 24 (6.08%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 372 (94.18%) .NET
2 253 (64.05%) ASP.NET
3 158 (40.00%) XML
4 132 (33.42%) HTML
5 87 (22.03%) WCF
6 81 (20.51%) CSS
7 64 (16.20%) Web Services
8 63 (15.95%) LINQ
9 56 (14.18%) .NET Framework
10 47 (11.90%) jQuery
11 44 (11.14%) ASP.NET MVC
12 42 (10.63%) WPF
13 40 (10.13%) WinForms
14 37 (9.37%) XSLT
15 34 (8.61%) Ajax
16 26 (6.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 25 (6.33%) ADO.NET
18 20 (5.06%) ASP.NET MVC 2
19 19 (4.81%) NHibernate
19 19 (4.81%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 56 (14.18%) Computer Science
2 26 (6.58%) Mathematics
2 26 (6.58%) Physics
3 21 (5.32%) Client/Server
4 13 (3.29%) W3C
5 10 (2.53%) Data Extraction
6 7 (1.77%) N-Tier
7 3 (0.76%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.76%) Clustering
8 2 (0.51%) LIMS
8 2 (0.51%) Informatics
9 1 (0.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 132 (33.42%) Windows
2 12 (3.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.51%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (25.57%) MVC
2 57 (14.43%) Project Management
3 53 (13.42%) OO
4 51 (12.91%) TDD
5 44 (11.14%) Unit Testing
5 44 (11.14%) Software Engineering
6 30 (7.59%) OOD
7 27 (6.84%) ITIL
7 27 (6.84%) Business Analysis
8 26 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
9 25 (6.33%) Requirements Analysis
10 24 (6.08%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (4.81%) ITIL V3
11 19 (4.81%) Scrum
12 14 (3.54%) Migration
13 13 (3.29%) Performance Tuning
14 11 (2.78%) Software Testing
15 10 (2.53%) Web Testing
15 10 (2.53%) Data Migration
16 9 (2.28%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 352 (89.11%) C#
2 198 (50.13%) SQL
3 109 (27.59%) JavaScript
4 102 (25.82%) T-SQL
5 24 (6.08%) VB
5 24 (6.08%) VBA
6 13 (3.29%) Java
7 7 (1.77%) C++
8 4 (1.01%) XQuery
9 3 (0.76%) C
9 3 (0.76%) Perl
9 3 (0.76%) PHP
9 3 (0.76%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.25%) Erlang
10 1 (0.25%) F#
10 1 (0.25%) VB6
10 1 (0.25%) XAML
10 1 (0.25%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 86 (21.77%) Degree
2 9 (2.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 9 (2.28%) ISEB
3 3 (0.76%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.29%) WCAG
2 3 (0.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (0.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 93 (23.54%) Microsoft
2 5 (1.27%) Oracle
3 3 (0.76%) Symantec
3 3 (0.76%) McAfee
4 2 (0.51%) Sybase
5 1 (0.25%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.25%) VMware
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