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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 51 31 30
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 180 271 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.37% 7.02% 7.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.93% 11.75% 12.41%
Number of salaries quoted 172 253 281
Average salary £37,500 £30,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.95% -6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,400 £40,000
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
2269 2307 2352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.11% 59.80% 62.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1925 2059 2140
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 29 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 29 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
Altrincham -6 8 £23,750 -3.06% 1
Stockport -5 7 £37,500 +19.04% 1
Salford +1 4 - -
Bolton -2 3 £25,000 -16.66%
Wigan - 3 £27,500 - 1
Oldham 0 2 £35,000 -
Cheadle - 2 - -
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 342 (92.93%) .NET
2 315 (85.60%) C#
3 279 (75.82%) SQL Server
4 223 (60.60%) ASP.NET
5 165 (44.84%) SQL
6 149 (40.49%) XML
7 121 (32.88%) HTML
8 114 (30.98%) Windows
9 91 (24.73%) JavaScript
10 88 (23.91%) MVC
11 86 (23.37%) Degree
12 84 (22.83%) WCF
12 84 (22.83%) Microsoft
13 83 (22.55%) T-SQL
14 77 (20.92%) SQL Server 2008
15 73 (19.84%) CSS
16 71 (19.29%) Finance
17 64 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005
18 60 (16.30%) OO
19 56 (15.22%) LINQ
19 56 (15.22%) Computer Science
20 55 (14.95%) .NET Framework
20 55 (14.95%) Web Services
21 50 (13.59%) TDD
21 50 (13.59%) Project Management
22 49 (13.32%) Unit Testing
23 47 (12.77%) NUnit
24 46 (12.50%) MS Excel
25 44 (11.96%) WinForms
25 44 (11.96%) WPF

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 19 (5.16%) SharePoint
2 18 (4.89%) IIS
3 13 (3.53%) SharePoint 2010
4 12 (3.26%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (2.45%) CMS
5 9 (2.45%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (0.82%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 46 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (3.80%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 27 (7.34%) Intranet
2 21 (5.71%) Internet
3 3 (0.82%) NAS
3 3 (0.82%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.82%) DNS
3 3 (0.82%) SAN
3 3 (0.82%) SMTP
4 1 (0.27%) HTTP
4 1 (0.27%) LAN
4 1 (0.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 279 (75.82%) SQL Server
2 77 (20.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 64 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005
4 30 (8.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 26 (7.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (7.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (7.07%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (3.26%) MongoDB
7 6 (1.63%) MySQL
7 6 (1.63%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.36%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.54%) MS Access
9 2 (0.54%) SQL Anywhere
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.27%) Big Data
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 47 (12.77%) NUnit
2 29 (7.88%) Moq
3 28 (7.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (2.45%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.54%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (0.27%) NCrunch
6 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.27%) ReSharper
General
1 71 (19.29%) Finance
2 24 (6.52%) Legal
3 15 (4.08%) Law
4 7 (1.90%) Advertising
5 4 (1.09%) Banking
5 4 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.09%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 250 (67.93%) Developer
2 145 (39.40%) .NET Developer
3 95 (25.82%) Software Developer
4 90 (24.46%) C# Developer
5 73 (19.84%) Analyst
6 68 (18.48%) C# .NET Developer
7 60 (16.30%) .NET Software Developer
8 52 (14.13%) C# Software Developer
9 37 (10.05%) Graduate
9 37 (10.05%) Support Analyst
10 36 (9.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 34 (9.24%) Team Leader
12 30 (8.15%) Development Team Leader
12 30 (8.15%) Senior Developer
13 29 (7.88%) Applications Support
14 28 (7.61%) ASP.NET Developer
15 27 (7.34%) Graduate Developer
15 27 (7.34%) Applications Support Analyst
16 26 (7.07%) .NET Team Leader
17 24 (6.52%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 342 (92.93%) .NET
2 223 (60.60%) ASP.NET
3 149 (40.49%) XML
4 121 (32.88%) HTML
5 84 (22.83%) WCF
6 73 (19.84%) CSS
7 56 (15.22%) LINQ
8 55 (14.95%) Web Services
8 55 (14.95%) .NET Framework
9 44 (11.96%) WinForms
9 44 (11.96%) WPF
10 41 (11.14%) jQuery
11 35 (9.51%) XSLT
12 31 (8.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 30 (8.15%) ASP.NET MVC
13 30 (8.15%) ADO.NET
14 26 (7.07%) Ajax
15 19 (5.16%) NHibernate
15 19 (5.16%) ASP.NET MVC 2
16 18 (4.89%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 56 (15.22%) Computer Science
2 30 (8.15%) Mathematics
2 30 (8.15%) Physics
3 17 (4.62%) Client/Server
4 13 (3.53%) Data Extraction
5 9 (2.45%) W3C
6 7 (1.90%) N-Tier
7 3 (0.82%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.82%) Clustering
8 2 (0.54%) LIMS
8 2 (0.54%) Informatics
9 1 (0.27%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.27%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.27%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 114 (30.98%) Windows
2 12 (3.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.54%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.27%) Linux
6 1 (0.27%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (23.91%) MVC
2 60 (16.30%) OO
3 50 (13.59%) Project Management
3 50 (13.59%) TDD
4 49 (13.32%) Unit Testing
5 38 (10.33%) Software Engineering
6 33 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
7 30 (8.15%) OOD
7 30 (8.15%) Business Analysis
8 23 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
9 22 (5.98%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (5.16%) ITIL
10 19 (5.16%) Migration
11 14 (3.80%) Scrum
12 13 (3.53%) Data Migration
12 13 (3.53%) ITIL V3
13 11 (2.99%) Software Testing
13 11 (2.99%) E-Commerce
14 10 (2.72%) Web Testing
15 9 (2.45%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 315 (85.60%) C#
2 165 (44.84%) SQL
3 91 (24.73%) JavaScript
4 83 (22.55%) T-SQL
5 31 (8.42%) VBA
6 25 (6.79%) VB
7 14 (3.80%) Java
8 6 (1.63%) C++
9 4 (1.09%) VBScript
9 4 (1.09%) XQuery
10 3 (0.82%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.82%) Perl
10 3 (0.82%) C
11 2 (0.54%) PHP
11 2 (0.54%) VB6
12 1 (0.27%) Erlang
12 1 (0.27%) F#
12 1 (0.27%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 86 (23.37%) Degree
2 9 (2.45%) ISEB
2 9 (2.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.27%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.45%) WCAG
2 3 (0.82%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.27%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 84 (22.83%) Microsoft
2 5 (1.36%) Oracle
3 4 (1.09%) SYSPRO
4 3 (0.82%) Symantec
4 3 (0.82%) McAfee
5 2 (0.54%) Sybase
6 1 (0.27%) DevExpress
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