The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 55 38 50
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +12
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 6 38 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.17% 5.81% 3.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.08% 8.86% 6.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5 31 22
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -14.28%
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 Merseyside region.

Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
288 429 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 56.03% 65.60% 64.52%
Number of salaries quoted 231 392 320
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £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 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
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 27 November 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
Liverpool +2 6 £25,000 -26.47% 2
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (85.00%) SQL
3 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (45.00%) CSS
4 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (40.00%) C#
4 8 (40.00%) HTML
5 7 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (35.00%) UNIX
6 6 (30.00%) CorVu
6 6 (30.00%) Client/Server
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
7 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 5 (25.00%) PHP
7 5 (25.00%) MySQL
7 5 (25.00%) Tridion
7 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 5 (25.00%) Umbraco
7 5 (25.00%) EPiServer
7 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 3 (15.00%) VB6
8 3 (15.00%) VB
9 2 (10.00%) ADO.NET
9 2 (10.00%) Web Services
9 2 (10.00%) XML
9 2 (10.00%) Windows
9 2 (10.00%) Windows XP

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 5 (25.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Tridion
2 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (30.00%) CorVu
4 5 (25.00%) MySQL
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.00%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (35.00%) Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 7 (35.00%) Programmer
4 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (45.00%) CSS
3 8 (40.00%) HTML
4 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (10.00%) ADO.NET
5 2 (10.00%) Web Services
5 2 (10.00%) XML
5 2 (10.00%) Ajax
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.00%) WCF
6 1 (5.00%) XSLT
6 1 (5.00%) Classic ASP
6 1 (5.00%) SOAP
6 1 (5.00%) HTML5
6 1 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) UNIX
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (5.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (5.00%) OOP
2 1 (5.00%) OO
2 1 (5.00%) CRM
2 1 (5.00%) MVC
2 1 (5.00%) Data Management
2 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) C#
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (25.00%) PHP
4 3 (15.00%) VB
4 3 (15.00%) VB6
5 1 (5.00%) Korn
5 1 (5.00%) XPath
5 1 (5.00%) Bourne shell
5 1 (5.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.00%) AWK
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) MCSD
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) EPiServer
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
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