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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 49 35 20
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -15
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 10 36 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.10% 5.80% 10.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.08% 10.23% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 10 33 43
Average salary £32,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £26,300 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £45,000 £40,000
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 Merseyside region.

Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
245 352 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 51.36% 56.68% 61.26%
Number of salaries quoted 197 333 246
Average salary £36,750 £36,000 £32,528
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.08% +10.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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
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 22 May 2015.

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 22 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
Liverpool -13 7 £26,000 -29.25% 4
Prescot - 2 £32,500 -
Birkenhead - 1 £40,000 - 2
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (80.00%) SQL
3 14 (56.00%) C#
3 14 (56.00%) HTML
4 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (28.00%) VB
6 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
6 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
6 7 (28.00%) CSS
7 6 (24.00%) MVC
8 5 (20.00%) Windows
9 4 (16.00%) Web Services
9 4 (16.00%) XML
9 4 (16.00%) ITIL
9 4 (16.00%) UNIX
9 4 (16.00%) SLA
9 4 (16.00%) VLDB
9 4 (16.00%) Java
9 4 (16.00%) C++
9 4 (16.00%) C
9 4 (16.00%) Business Objects
9 4 (16.00%) Service Management
9 4 (16.00%) Regression Testing
9 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
9 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
9 4 (16.00%) Remedy
9 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 1 (4.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (4.00%) Exstream Dialogue
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Exstream
1 1 (4.00%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
1 2 (8.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) VLDB
2 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (12.00%) Retail
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Web Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Systems Support
4 4 (16.00%) Support Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Applications Support
4 4 (16.00%) Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Tester
4 4 (16.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Software Tester
4 4 (16.00%) Systems Support Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Junior Web Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Junior Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Junior
6 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (56.00%) HTML
3 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (28.00%) CSS
4 4 (16.00%) Web Services
4 4 (16.00%) XML
5 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (12.00%) JSON
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 2 (8.00%) Entity Framework
7 1 (4.00%) CSS3
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (4.00%) WPF
7 1 (4.00%) jQuery
7 1 (4.00%) HTML5
7 1 (4.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (12.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) UNIX
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Phone
3 1 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) MVC
2 4 (16.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.00%) Service Management
2 4 (16.00%) Regression Testing
2 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (16.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (16.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (16.00%) Load Testing
2 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (16.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (12.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 3 (12.00%) Web Development
3 3 (12.00%) Web Design
3 3 (12.00%) OO
4 2 (8.00%) OOD
4 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (4.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) SQL
2 14 (56.00%) C#
3 7 (28.00%) VB
3 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.00%) Java
4 4 (16.00%) C++
4 4 (16.00%) C
4 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.00%) VB6
6 1 (4.00%) PHP
6 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Business Objects
2 4 (16.00%) Remedy
3 1 (4.00%) Xamarin
3 1 (4.00%) EPiServer
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 9 days ago
Birkenhead
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 17 days ago
Warrington, Manchester, Greater Manchester,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20,000 to £30,000 + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Birkenhead
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 26 days ago
Liverpool
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 27 days ago