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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 51 45 32
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -13
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 5 27 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.97% 4.09% 6.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.98% 7.44% 10.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5 27 30
Average salary £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £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
252 363 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 48.93% 55.00% 64.75%
Number of salaries quoted 207 328 306
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -10 4 £26,000 -13.33% 1
Birkenhead - 1 £40,000 -
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (73.91%) SQL
3 13 (56.52%) HTML
4 12 (52.17%) C#
5 8 (34.78%) VB
6 6 (26.09%) CSS
6 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
6 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
6 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
6 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
7 5 (21.74%) Windows
8 4 (17.39%) Service Management
8 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
8 4 (17.39%) MVC
8 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis
8 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Load Testing
8 4 (17.39%) OO
8 4 (17.39%) XML
8 4 (17.39%) ITIL
8 4 (17.39%) UNIX
8 4 (17.39%) SLA
8 4 (17.39%) VLDB
8 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
8 4 (17.39%) Remedy
8 4 (17.39%) C
8 4 (17.39%) C++

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (4.35%) Exstream Dialogue
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) FTP
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) VLDB
2 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (13.04%) Retail
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) .NET Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Web Developer
4 5 (21.74%) VB.NET Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Systems Support Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Systems Support
5 4 (17.39%) Support Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Applications Support
5 4 (17.39%) Software Tester
5 4 (17.39%) Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Tester
6 3 (13.04%) Junior
6 3 (13.04%) Junior Web Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Junior Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
8 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
8 1 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (56.52%) HTML
3 6 (26.09%) CSS
4 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
4 4 (17.39%) XML
5 3 (13.04%) JSON
6 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 2 (8.70%) Web Services
7 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.35%) SOAP
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.35%) HTML5
7 1 (4.35%) CSS3
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (4.35%) WPF
7 1 (4.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Social Media
2 3 (13.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) UNIX
3 1 (4.35%) Android
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Service Management
1 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
1 4 (17.39%) MVC
1 4 (17.39%) ITIL
1 4 (17.39%) OO
1 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis
1 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
1 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
1 4 (17.39%) Load Testing
1 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
1 4 (17.39%) ITIL V3
2 3 (13.04%) Web Design
2 3 (13.04%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (13.04%) Web Development
3 2 (8.70%) OOD
3 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (8.70%) Web Application Development
3 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) SQL
2 12 (52.17%) C#
3 8 (34.78%) VB
4 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
5 4 (17.39%) C
5 4 (17.39%) C++
5 4 (17.39%) Java
5 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
6 3 (13.04%) VB6
7 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
8 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Remedy
2 4 (17.39%) Business Objects
3 1 (4.35%) Xamarin
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