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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 97 49 35
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -14
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 86 200 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.59% 5.02% 7.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.80% 8.90% 11.45%
Number of salaries quoted 78 199 285
Average salary £41,250 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
1793 2246 2628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 54.01% 56.40% 63.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1557 1922 2361
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 -6 14 £36,250 +11.53% 2
Bolton -2 6 £45,000 +32.35% 1
Oldham - 5 - -
Altrincham +2 4 £41,250 -2.94%
Cheadle - 2 £37,500 -
Sale - 1 £42,500 -
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 209 (100.00%) .NET
2 179 (85.65%) C#
3 164 (78.47%) ASP.NET
4 147 (70.33%) SQL Server
5 96 (45.93%) SQL
6 75 (35.89%) HTML
7 72 (34.45%) JavaScript
8 68 (32.54%) Web Development
9 63 (30.14%) Microsoft
10 58 (27.75%) OO
11 55 (26.32%) MVC
12 52 (24.88%) Agile Software Development
13 50 (23.92%) CSS
14 45 (21.53%) Windows
15 42 (20.10%) ASP.NET MVC
16 37 (17.70%) XML
17 35 (16.75%) VB
18 33 (15.79%) Degree
19 32 (15.31%) jQuery
19 32 (15.31%) TDD
19 32 (15.31%) Web Services
20 30 (14.35%) Software Engineering
20 30 (14.35%) Unit Testing
21 27 (12.92%) WCF
21 27 (12.92%) .NET Framework
22 24 (11.48%) Mentoring
23 23 (11.00%) T-SQL
23 23 (11.00%) MS Excel
24 22 (10.53%) Finance
24 22 (10.53%) WinForms

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 9 (4.31%) IIS
2 8 (3.83%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.44%) CMS
4 2 (0.96%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.48%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 23 (11.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.44%) Tridion
1 3 (1.44%) Line 50
2 2 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.91%) GitHub
3 2 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.18%) Internet
2 7 (3.35%) Intranet
3 5 (2.39%) HTTP
4 3 (1.44%) LAN
4 3 (1.44%) WAN
5 1 (0.48%) SAN
5 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.48%) DNS
5 1 (0.48%) SMTP
5 1 (0.48%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (70.33%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.57%) MySQL
3 12 (5.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (5.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (3.83%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.83%) SQL Server 2000
5 7 (3.35%) RDBMS
6 6 (2.87%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.44%) MS Access
8 3 (1.44%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.44%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.48%) OLTP
10 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (8.61%) NUnit
2 11 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 11 (5.26%) Moq
3 10 (4.78%) Visual Studio
4 9 (4.31%) MSTest
5 8 (3.83%) Subversion
6 4 (1.91%) JIRA
6 4 (1.91%) AccuRev
7 2 (0.96%) Selenium
7 2 (0.96%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.48%) NCrunch
General
1 22 (10.53%) Finance
2 14 (6.70%) Back Office
3 10 (4.78%) Manufacturing
4 9 (4.31%) Retail
5 3 (1.44%) Marketing
6 2 (0.96%) Automotive
6 2 (0.96%) Advertising
7 1 (0.48%) Legal
Job Titles
1 184 (88.04%) Developer
2 135 (64.59%) .NET Developer
3 74 (35.41%) C# Developer
4 71 (33.97%) C# .NET Developer
5 64 (30.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 60 (28.71%) ASP.NET Developer
7 48 (22.97%) Senior Developer
8 40 (19.14%) Senior .NET Developer
9 36 (17.22%) Software Developer
10 32 (15.31%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 32 (15.31%) Senior C# Developer
11 30 (14.35%) Analyst
12 25 (11.96%) .NET Software Developer
13 21 (10.05%) Analyst Developer
13 21 (10.05%) Web Developer
14 19 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
14 19 (9.09%) Senior Analyst Developer
15 18 (8.61%) C# Software Developer
16 14 (6.70%) Applications Support
17 12 (5.74%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 209 (100.00%) .NET
2 164 (78.47%) ASP.NET
3 75 (35.89%) HTML
4 50 (23.92%) CSS
5 42 (20.10%) ASP.NET MVC
6 37 (17.70%) XML
7 32 (15.31%) jQuery
7 32 (15.31%) Web Services
8 27 (12.92%) WCF
8 27 (12.92%) .NET Framework
9 22 (10.53%) WinForms
10 18 (8.61%) XHTML
11 15 (7.18%) Entity Framework
12 12 (5.74%) ASP.NET MVC 2
12 12 (5.74%) Ajax
13 11 (5.26%) LINQ
14 10 (4.78%) HTML5
14 10 (4.78%) Ruby on Rails
15 9 (4.31%) EDI
15 9 (4.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.13%) Computer Science
2 16 (7.66%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.39%) E-Learning
4 4 (1.91%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.44%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.96%) User Experience
6 2 (0.96%) Statistics
6 2 (0.96%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.96%) Physics
6 2 (0.96%) Social Media
6 2 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.96%) W3C
6 2 (0.96%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.48%) Clustering
7 1 (0.48%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 45 (21.53%) Windows
2 8 (3.83%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (3.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (2.87%) Android
3 6 (2.87%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (32.54%) Web Development
2 58 (27.75%) OO
3 55 (26.32%) MVC
4 52 (24.88%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (15.31%) TDD
6 30 (14.35%) Software Engineering
6 30 (14.35%) Unit Testing
7 24 (11.48%) Mentoring
8 19 (9.09%) E-Commerce
9 15 (7.18%) Requirements Analysis
9 15 (7.18%) OOD
9 15 (7.18%) Project Management
10 13 (6.22%) Scrum
11 11 (5.26%) Coaching
12 10 (4.78%) Pair Programming
13 9 (4.31%) OOP
13 9 (4.31%) Open Source
14 8 (3.83%) Time Management
14 8 (3.83%) ERP
14 8 (3.83%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 179 (85.65%) C#
2 96 (45.93%) SQL
3 72 (34.45%) JavaScript
4 35 (16.75%) VB
5 23 (11.00%) T-SQL
6 15 (7.18%) Java
7 12 (5.74%) Ruby
8 11 (5.26%) VB6
9 8 (3.83%) PHP
10 5 (2.39%) VBScript
10 5 (2.39%) VBA
10 5 (2.39%) Python
11 4 (1.91%) C++
11 4 (1.91%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.44%) Perl
12 3 (1.44%) XPath
13 2 (0.96%) XQuery
13 2 (0.96%) Delphi
14 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (15.79%) Degree
2 5 (2.39%) MCP
2 5 (2.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.74%) SLA
2 2 (0.96%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (2.87%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (0.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 63 (30.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.39%) VMware
2 5 (2.39%) DevExpress
3 3 (1.44%) Sage
3 3 (1.44%) SYSPRO
4 1 (0.48%) Symantec
4 1 (0.48%) IronPort
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum + bens + flexi-time
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Wigan
Blue Town Online
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago