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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 117 52 32
Rank change year-on-year
-65 -20
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 60 177 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.67% 4.41% 6.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.38% 7.96% 11.17%
Number of salaries quoted 59 174 255
Average salary £37,500 £36,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +13.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £42,100
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
1776 2224 2462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 49.50% 55.45% 60.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1542 1898 2190
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +13 7 £37,500 +11.11% 3
Stockport +2 7 £35,000 - 6
Cheadle +7 6 £37,500 -
Altrincham +1 1 £42,500 +88.88% 2
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 168 (100.00%) .NET
2 147 (87.50%) C#
3 126 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 115 (68.45%) SQL Server
5 88 (52.38%) SQL
6 72 (42.86%) HTML
7 58 (34.52%) JavaScript
8 51 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
9 47 (27.98%) Microsoft
10 46 (27.38%) MVC
11 45 (26.79%) CSS
12 40 (23.81%) OO
13 37 (22.02%) Web Development
14 32 (19.05%) jQuery
15 31 (18.45%) XML
16 30 (17.86%) Web Services
16 30 (17.86%) TDD
17 29 (17.26%) T-SQL
18 27 (16.07%) MySQL
18 27 (16.07%) WCF
19 26 (15.48%) .NET Framework
19 26 (15.48%) Degree
20 25 (14.88%) Unit Testing
21 24 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
22 23 (13.69%) Mentoring
23 21 (12.50%) WinForms
24 19 (11.31%) Finance
24 19 (11.31%) Windows
24 19 (11.31%) E-Commerce
25 18 (10.71%) VB

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 7 (4.17%) IIS
2 6 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.98%) Alfresco
4 3 (1.79%) CMS
5 2 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.60%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 14 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.79%) Tridion
1 3 (1.79%) Line 50
2 2 (1.19%) SAP Business One
2 2 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.55%) Internet
2 4 (2.38%) HTTP
3 3 (1.79%) LAN
3 3 (1.79%) WAN
3 3 (1.79%) Extranet
4 1 (0.60%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (68.45%) SQL Server
2 27 (16.07%) MySQL
3 12 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (3.57%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.98%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.98%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (2.98%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.79%) MS Access
8 2 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.60%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (5.95%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.36%) Visual Studio
3 7 (4.17%) Subversion
4 6 (3.57%) NUnit
5 5 (2.98%) Selenium
5 5 (2.98%) SoapUI
6 4 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.79%) AccuRev
7 3 (1.79%) JIRA
8 2 (1.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.60%) MSTest
9 1 (0.60%) Moq
9 1 (0.60%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.60%) NCrunch
General
1 19 (11.31%) Finance
2 13 (7.74%) Back Office
3 9 (5.36%) Retail
4 6 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.79%) Marketing
6 2 (1.19%) Games
7 1 (0.60%) Legal
Job Titles
1 156 (92.86%) Developer
2 119 (70.83%) .NET Developer
3 54 (32.14%) C# Developer
4 52 (30.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 44 (26.19%) ASP.NET Developer
6 39 (23.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 32 (19.05%) Senior Developer
8 29 (17.26%) Software Developer
9 26 (15.48%) Analyst
9 26 (15.48%) Senior .NET Developer
10 19 (11.31%) Analyst Developer
11 18 (10.71%) Senior C# Developer
11 18 (10.71%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 17 (10.12%) VB.NET Developer
12 17 (10.12%) .NET Software Developer
13 14 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
13 14 (8.33%) Senior Analyst Developer
14 12 (7.14%) Junior
14 12 (7.14%) Junior Developer
15 11 (6.55%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (100.00%) .NET
2 126 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 72 (42.86%) HTML
4 45 (26.79%) CSS
5 32 (19.05%) jQuery
6 31 (18.45%) XML
7 30 (17.86%) Web Services
8 27 (16.07%) WCF
9 26 (15.48%) .NET Framework
10 24 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (12.50%) WinForms
12 17 (10.12%) AngularJS
13 16 (9.52%) HTML5
14 15 (8.93%) XHTML
14 15 (8.93%) ASP.NET Web API
15 13 (7.74%) Entity Framework
16 11 (6.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 10 (5.95%) RESTful
17 10 (5.95%) Ruby on Rails
18 9 (5.36%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.12%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.17%) N-Tier
3 7 (4.17%) User Experience
4 4 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.79%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.79%) E-Learning
6 2 (1.19%) Statistics
7 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.31%) Windows
2 4 (2.38%) Android
2 4 (2.38%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (27.38%) MVC
3 40 (23.81%) OO
4 37 (22.02%) Web Development
5 30 (17.86%) TDD
6 25 (14.88%) Unit Testing
7 23 (13.69%) Mentoring
8 19 (11.31%) E-Commerce
9 18 (10.71%) Scrum
10 12 (7.14%) Software Engineering
10 12 (7.14%) CRM
11 11 (6.55%) Coaching
12 9 (5.36%) Time Management
12 9 (5.36%) Open Source
12 9 (5.36%) Web Application Development
12 9 (5.36%) OOP
12 9 (5.36%) Workflow
12 9 (5.36%) Pair Programming
13 8 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
13 8 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 147 (87.50%) C#
2 88 (52.38%) SQL
3 58 (34.52%) JavaScript
4 29 (17.26%) T-SQL
5 18 (10.71%) VB
6 12 (7.14%) Java
7 11 (6.55%) Ruby
8 7 (4.17%) VBScript
9 6 (3.57%) PHP
10 5 (2.98%) XQuery
11 4 (2.38%) Objective-C
11 4 (2.38%) VB6
11 4 (2.38%) VBA
11 4 (2.38%) Python
12 3 (1.79%) XPath
13 2 (1.19%) C++
14 1 (0.60%) Delphi
14 1 (0.60%) Perl
14 1 (0.60%) R
Qualifications
1 26 (15.48%) Degree
2 4 (2.38%) MCP
2 4 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.55%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.98%) vSphere
2 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 47 (27.98%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.98%) DevExpress
3 3 (1.79%) Sage
4 2 (1.19%) Oracle
4 2 (1.19%) SAP
5 1 (0.60%) VMware
5 1 (0.60%) Red Gate
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Amazing Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
ISL Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 50-55k
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 45 - 55k
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent bens package
Posted: 6 days ago
Ashton-Under-Lyne
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London, Manchester
Specialist Solutions UK
Salary: £75,000 - £110,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum + bens + flexi-time
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago