The first table below looks at the demand for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 39 18 39
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +21
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 34 50 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.12% 10.40% 6.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.33% 17.18% 10.97%
Number of salaries quoted 30 45 39
Average salary £36,000 £33,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,750 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
408 291 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 61.45% 60.50% 58.47%
Number of salaries quoted 373 254 337
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Merseyside region.

VB.NET Salary Trend in Merseyside

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Merseyside

VB.NET
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -18 33 £36,000 +2.85% 7
Wirral -4 1 - -
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 55 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 30 (54.55%) SQL
4 23 (41.82%) XML
5 22 (40.00%) C#
6 19 (34.55%) VB
6 19 (34.55%) SharePoint
7 16 (29.09%) VB6
8 15 (27.27%) SQL Server 2000
9 14 (25.45%) MySQL
9 14 (25.45%) Apple
9 14 (25.45%) Android
9 14 (25.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
11 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
12 7 (12.73%) HTML
12 7 (12.73%) Windows
13 6 (10.91%) Degree
13 6 (10.91%) SOAP
13 6 (10.91%) Web Services
13 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET
14 5 (9.09%) MS Office
14 5 (9.09%) ITIL
14 5 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
14 5 (9.09%) Business Objects
14 5 (9.09%) Active Directory
14 5 (9.09%) HP
14 5 (9.09%) DNS
14 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (34.55%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.64%) WorkSite
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.82%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MS Office
1 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) DNS
1 5 (9.09%) Kerberos
1 5 (9.09%) Firewall
1 5 (9.09%) IPsec
2 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.64%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (27.27%) SQL Server 2000
3 14 (25.45%) MySQL
4 10 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (5.45%) MS Access
7 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (3.64%) CorVu
9 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.82%) OLAP
9 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (5.45%) Banking
1 3 (5.45%) Retail
1 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.82%) Law
2 1 (1.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 47 (85.45%) Developer
2 16 (29.09%) Software Developer
3 14 (25.45%) .NET Developer
3 14 (25.45%) VB Developer
3 14 (25.45%) VB6 Developer
4 10 (18.18%) VB.NET Developer
5 7 (12.73%) Analyst
5 7 (12.73%) SQL Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Administrator
6 4 (7.27%) Developer Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.45%) Server Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Windows Administrator
7 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (41.82%) XML
3 7 (12.73%) HTML
4 6 (10.91%) SOAP
4 6 (10.91%) Web Services
4 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.45%) CSS
5 3 (5.45%) WCF
6 2 (3.64%) jQuery
7 1 (1.82%) XSLT
7 1 (1.82%) ODBC
7 1 (1.82%) WPF
7 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.82%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) PKI
2 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.64%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.82%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.45%) Android
2 7 (12.73%) Windows
3 2 (3.64%) UNIX
4 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.45%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (9.09%) ITIL
2 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (7.27%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (5.45%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (5.45%) Logistics
4 3 (5.45%) Change Management
5 2 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.64%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (1.82%) Waterfall
6 1 (1.82%) UML
6 1 (1.82%) OOP
6 1 (1.82%) OO
6 1 (1.82%) DNA
6 1 (1.82%) SOA
6 1 (1.82%) Use Case
6 1 (1.82%) Software Testing
6 1 (1.82%) Web Development
6 1 (1.82%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (54.55%) SQL
2 22 (40.00%) C#
3 19 (34.55%) VB
4 16 (29.09%) VB6
5 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
6 5 (9.09%) PowerShell
7 4 (7.27%) VBA
8 2 (3.64%) Python
8 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.82%) Java
9 1 (1.82%) C++
9 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.82%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) MCITP
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.64%) MCSE
3 1 (1.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 5 (9.09%) NFS
2 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.82%) MOM
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 14 (25.45%) Apple
2 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.09%) Business Objects
3 5 (9.09%) HP
4 4 (7.27%) VMware
5 2 (3.64%) IBM
5 2 (3.64%) Dell
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle
6 1 (1.82%) CA
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