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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 73 39 30
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -9
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 121 240 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.12% 6.30% 7.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.10% 10.57% 13.12%
Number of salaries quoted 114 234 312
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
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
1983 2270 2431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 51.19% 59.61% 60.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1779 2006 2186
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 March 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 March 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 -9 8 £28,000 -16.41% 2
Stockport -8 6 £27,500 -42.10% 3
Altrincham +5 4 £25,000 -34.21%
Salford -5 1 - - 1
Wigan - 1 £20,000 -
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 286 (97.95%) .NET
2 242 (82.88%) C#
3 237 (81.16%) ASP.NET
4 212 (72.60%) SQL Server
5 120 (41.10%) SQL
6 110 (37.67%) JavaScript
7 100 (34.25%) HTML
7 100 (34.25%) Windows
8 96 (32.88%) Microsoft
9 89 (30.48%) Web Development
10 88 (30.14%) OO
11 75 (25.68%) MVC
12 63 (21.58%) XML
13 58 (19.86%) CSS
13 58 (19.86%) Agile Software Development
14 54 (18.49%) Software Engineering
15 50 (17.12%) ASP.NET MVC
16 43 (14.73%) SQL Server 2008
16 43 (14.73%) Degree
17 42 (14.38%) WCF
18 41 (14.04%) Finance
19 40 (13.70%) Project Management
19 40 (13.70%) MS Excel
20 38 (13.01%) Web Services
21 36 (12.33%) jQuery
22 35 (11.99%) WinForms
23 32 (10.96%) T-SQL
23 32 (10.96%) .NET Framework
24 31 (10.62%) NUnit
24 31 (10.62%) VB

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 26 (8.90%) IIS
2 12 (4.11%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (2.40%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (2.05%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (1.37%) CMS
6 3 (1.03%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.68%) MODX
8 1 (0.34%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 40 (13.70%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
1 9 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.48%) Intranet
2 14 (4.79%) Internet
3 7 (2.40%) SAN
3 7 (2.40%) DNS
3 7 (2.40%) SMTP
3 7 (2.40%) HTTP
3 7 (2.40%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.40%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 212 (72.60%) SQL Server
2 43 (14.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (9.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (6.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (5.14%) Relational Database
6 11 (3.77%) RDBMS
6 11 (3.77%) MongoDB
7 8 (2.74%) Crystal Reports
7 8 (2.74%) SQL Server 2000
8 7 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.71%) MySQL
11 3 (1.03%) OLTP
12 1 (0.34%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (10.62%) NUnit
2 17 (5.82%) Moq
3 12 (4.11%) Visual Studio
4 10 (3.42%) MSTest
5 8 (2.74%) Subversion
6 6 (2.05%) Xcode
7 4 (1.37%) Git (software)
7 4 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.03%) NCrunch
8 3 (1.03%) ReSharper
9 2 (0.68%) JIRA
9 2 (0.68%) AccuRev
10 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 41 (14.04%) Finance
2 8 (2.74%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.05%) Marketing
4 5 (1.71%) Automotive
5 4 (1.37%) Back Office
6 3 (1.03%) Advertising
7 1 (0.34%) Electronics
7 1 (0.34%) Retail
Job Titles
1 243 (83.22%) Developer
2 169 (57.88%) .NET Developer
3 104 (35.62%) C# Developer
4 99 (33.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 85 (29.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 67 (22.95%) ASP.NET Developer
7 65 (22.26%) Senior Developer
8 58 (19.86%) Software Developer
9 51 (17.47%) Senior .NET Developer
10 45 (15.41%) .NET Software Developer
11 41 (14.04%) Senior C# Developer
11 41 (14.04%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 39 (13.36%) C# Software Developer
13 35 (11.99%) Analyst
14 30 (10.27%) Web Developer
15 22 (7.53%) Senior Analyst
15 22 (7.53%) Analyst Developer
15 22 (7.53%) Senior Analyst Developer
16 17 (5.82%) Applications Support
16 17 (5.82%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 286 (97.95%) .NET
2 237 (81.16%) ASP.NET
3 100 (34.25%) HTML
4 63 (21.58%) XML
5 58 (19.86%) CSS
6 50 (17.12%) ASP.NET MVC
7 42 (14.38%) WCF
8 38 (13.01%) Web Services
9 36 (12.33%) jQuery
10 35 (11.99%) WinForms
11 32 (10.96%) .NET Framework
12 21 (7.19%) WPF
12 21 (7.19%) LINQ
12 21 (7.19%) ASP.NET MVC 2
13 19 (6.51%) Ajax
13 19 (6.51%) XHTML
14 18 (6.16%) XSLT
15 17 (5.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 14 (4.79%) NHibernate
16 14 (4.79%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.25%) Computer Science
2 14 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.40%) Clustering
3 7 (2.40%) W3C
3 7 (2.40%) Mathematics
3 7 (2.40%) Physics
4 6 (2.05%) Data Extraction
4 6 (2.05%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.71%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.03%) GIS
6 3 (1.03%) E-Learning
6 3 (1.03%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (0.68%) Statistics
7 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.68%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.68%) User Experience
8 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.34%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 100 (34.25%) Windows
2 14 (4.79%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (4.79%) Apple iOS
2 14 (4.79%) Android
2 14 (4.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (2.05%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.34%) VxWorks
4 1 (0.34%) Linux
4 1 (0.34%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (30.48%) Web Development
2 88 (30.14%) OO
3 75 (25.68%) MVC
4 58 (19.86%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (18.49%) Software Engineering
6 40 (13.70%) Project Management
7 30 (10.27%) Requirements Analysis
8 29 (9.93%) TDD
9 25 (8.56%) Unit Testing
10 24 (8.22%) OOD
11 20 (6.85%) Mentoring
12 18 (6.16%) E-Commerce
13 13 (4.45%) OOP
13 13 (4.45%) Migration
13 13 (4.45%) Android Development
13 13 (4.45%) iOS Development
14 12 (4.11%) ERP
15 11 (3.77%) Scrum
15 11 (3.77%) Business Analysis
15 11 (3.77%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 242 (82.88%) C#
2 120 (41.10%) SQL
3 110 (37.67%) JavaScript
4 32 (10.96%) T-SQL
5 31 (10.62%) VB
6 27 (9.25%) Java
7 14 (4.79%) VBA
8 10 (3.42%) VB6
8 10 (3.42%) VBScript
9 9 (3.08%) Perl
9 9 (3.08%) C++
10 7 (2.40%) PHP
10 7 (2.40%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.05%) Delphi
11 6 (2.05%) Objective-C
11 6 (2.05%) XAML
12 5 (1.71%) Python
13 3 (1.03%) Ruby
14 2 (0.68%) C
15 1 (0.34%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 43 (14.73%) Degree
2 9 (3.08%) VCP4
3 8 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (2.40%) MCP
5 2 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.34%) MCSD
6 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.34%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.53%) SLA
2 7 (2.40%) WCAG
3 2 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 11 (3.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (2.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 7 (2.40%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 96 (32.88%) Microsoft
2 7 (2.40%) Symantec
2 7 (2.40%) Google
2 7 (2.40%) IronPort
3 6 (2.05%) SYSPRO
3 6 (2.05%) Apple
4 4 (1.37%) DevExpress
4 4 (1.37%) VMware
5 3 (1.03%) Open-E
6 2 (0.68%) ESRI
7 1 (0.34%) Sitecore
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Range of benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
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Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + +Benefits
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
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Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £23,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £23000 - £27000 Per Annum
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