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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 76 36 28
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -8
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 127 240 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.22% 6.46% 8.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.37% 10.54% 14.34%
Number of salaries quoted 119 232 371
Average salary £37,608 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.45% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
1993 2278 2685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 50.51% 61.29% 62.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1796 2050 2451
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Stockport -9 9 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Altrincham +9 6 £26,250 -30.46% 2
Wigan -12 5 £20,000 -33.33% 1
Salford -3 4 - - 1
Cheadle +4 1 £32,500 -27.77%
Bolton +2 1 £31,750 -2.30% 4
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 291 (96.36%) .NET
2 244 (80.79%) C#
3 229 (75.83%) SQL Server
3 229 (75.83%) ASP.NET
4 115 (38.08%) SQL
5 105 (34.77%) JavaScript
6 104 (34.44%) Microsoft
7 103 (34.11%) Windows
8 97 (32.12%) HTML
9 92 (30.46%) OO
10 90 (29.80%) XML
11 83 (27.48%) MVC
12 81 (26.82%) Web Development
13 65 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
14 57 (18.87%) SQL Server 2008
15 56 (18.54%) CSS
16 51 (16.89%) Finance
17 50 (16.56%) WCF
18 48 (15.89%) Software Engineering
18 48 (15.89%) ASP.NET MVC
19 46 (15.23%) Degree
19 46 (15.23%) MS Excel
20 42 (13.91%) Project Management
21 38 (12.58%) NUnit
22 35 (11.59%) SQL Server 2005
22 35 (11.59%) jQuery
22 35 (11.59%) WinForms
22 35 (11.59%) T-SQL
23 34 (11.26%) .NET Framework
24 33 (10.93%) TDD

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 29 (9.60%) IIS
2 13 (4.30%) SharePoint
3 9 (2.98%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (2.65%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (2.32%) MS Exchange
5 7 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (1.99%) CMS
7 3 (0.99%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.66%) MODX
9 1 (0.33%) WordPress
9 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.33%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 46 (15.23%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.66%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.98%) Amazon EC2
1 9 (2.98%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (2.98%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.30%) Intranet
2 13 (4.30%) Internet
3 7 (2.32%) NAS
3 7 (2.32%) SMTP
3 7 (2.32%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.32%) DNS
3 7 (2.32%) SAN
4 6 (1.99%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 229 (75.83%) SQL Server
2 57 (18.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (11.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 26 (8.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 19 (6.29%) Relational Database
6 14 (4.64%) MongoDB
7 12 (3.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (3.64%) RDBMS
8 11 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (2.65%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (0.99%) MySQL
11 3 (0.99%) OLTP
12 1 (0.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 38 (12.58%) NUnit
2 22 (7.28%) Moq
3 12 (3.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (3.31%) Visual Studio
5 9 (2.98%) MSTest
6 6 (1.99%) Xcode
7 4 (1.32%) ReSharper
7 4 (1.32%) NCrunch
7 4 (1.32%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.99%) Subversion
9 1 (0.33%) JIRA
9 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 51 (16.89%) Finance
2 9 (2.98%) Manufacturing
3 6 (1.99%) Marketing
4 5 (1.66%) Law
4 5 (1.66%) Legal
5 3 (0.99%) Advertising
5 3 (0.99%) Automotive
6 2 (0.66%) Back Office
7 1 (0.33%) Electronics
7 1 (0.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 234 (77.48%) Developer
2 160 (52.98%) .NET Developer
3 105 (34.77%) C# Developer
4 97 (32.12%) C# .NET Developer
5 80 (26.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 64 (21.19%) ASP.NET Developer
7 58 (19.21%) Software Developer
7 58 (19.21%) Senior Developer
8 46 (15.23%) Senior .NET Developer
9 45 (14.90%) .NET Software Developer
10 43 (14.24%) C# Software Developer
11 40 (13.25%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 40 (13.25%) Analyst
12 38 (12.58%) Senior C# Developer
13 28 (9.27%) Web Developer
14 23 (7.62%) Team Leader
15 20 (6.62%) Development Team Leader
16 19 (6.29%) Analyst Developer
16 19 (6.29%) Senior Analyst
16 19 (6.29%) Senior Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 291 (96.36%) .NET
2 229 (75.83%) ASP.NET
3 97 (32.12%) HTML
4 90 (29.80%) XML
5 56 (18.54%) CSS
6 50 (16.56%) WCF
7 48 (15.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 35 (11.59%) jQuery
8 35 (11.59%) WinForms
9 34 (11.26%) .NET Framework
10 31 (10.26%) Web Services
11 28 (9.27%) WPF
12 26 (8.61%) XSLT
13 23 (7.62%) ASP.NET MVC 2
14 22 (7.28%) LINQ
15 18 (5.96%) NHibernate
15 18 (5.96%) XHTML
15 18 (5.96%) ADO.NET
16 17 (5.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 16 (5.30%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.26%) Computer Science
2 13 (4.30%) Mathematics
2 13 (4.30%) Physics
2 13 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.31%) Data Extraction
4 7 (2.32%) W3C
4 7 (2.32%) Clustering
4 7 (2.32%) Mobile App
5 3 (0.99%) GIS
5 3 (0.99%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.66%) User Experience
6 2 (0.66%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.33%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.33%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 103 (34.11%) Windows
2 14 (4.64%) Android
3 13 (4.30%) Apple iOS
4 10 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (3.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (1.99%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.33%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (30.46%) OO
2 83 (27.48%) MVC
3 81 (26.82%) Web Development
4 65 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (15.89%) Software Engineering
6 42 (13.91%) Project Management
7 33 (10.93%) TDD
8 30 (9.93%) Unit Testing
9 28 (9.27%) Requirements Analysis
9 28 (9.27%) OOD
10 24 (7.95%) E-Commerce
11 23 (7.62%) Mentoring
12 19 (6.29%) Migration
12 19 (6.29%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (4.64%) Business Analysis
13 14 (4.64%) Android Development
13 14 (4.64%) Functional Testing
14 13 (4.30%) iOS Development
14 13 (4.30%) Scrum
15 12 (3.97%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 244 (80.79%) C#
2 115 (38.08%) SQL
3 105 (34.77%) JavaScript
4 35 (11.59%) T-SQL
5 29 (9.60%) VB
6 22 (7.28%) Java
7 20 (6.62%) VBA
8 14 (4.64%) VBScript
9 7 (2.32%) Perl
9 7 (2.32%) VB6
9 7 (2.32%) PowerShell
10 6 (1.99%) XAML
10 6 (1.99%) Objective-C
10 6 (1.99%) C++
11 5 (1.66%) Delphi
11 5 (1.66%) PHP
12 2 (0.66%) C
12 2 (0.66%) Python
13 1 (0.33%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.33%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 46 (15.23%) Degree
2 8 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.32%) MCP
4 1 (0.33%) MCSD
4 1 (0.33%) MCTS
4 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.30%) SLA
2 7 (2.32%) WCAG
3 3 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 10 (3.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (2.32%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (2.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 104 (34.44%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.65%) SYSPRO
3 7 (2.32%) Symantec
3 7 (2.32%) Google
3 7 (2.32%) IronPort
4 6 (1.99%) Apple
5 3 (0.99%) Open-E
5 3 (0.99%) VMware
6 2 (0.66%) ESRI
7 1 (0.33%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.33%) AccuRev
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Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Depending on exp +Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Sale
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum + car + bens + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £31,000 - 33,494 per year + Attractive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000 - £33500.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago