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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 45 51 38
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 8 12 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.95% 2.35% 5.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.28% 4.67% 9.37%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 33
Average salary £32,500 £24,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.41% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £32,450 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
187 257 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 45.61% 50.39% 59.67%
Number of salaries quoted 145 208 363
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,100 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 1 May 2016. 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 +9 6 £38,500 +63.82% 1
Bootle - 2 £32,500 -
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (66.67%) SQL
3 10 (47.62%) Project Management
4 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (42.86%) WCF
5 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
5 8 (38.10%) Web Services
6 7 (33.33%) VB
7 6 (28.57%) Feature Driven Development
7 6 (28.57%) Issue Tracking
7 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (28.57%) Legal
7 6 (28.57%) VB6
7 6 (28.57%) Strategic Planning
7 6 (28.57%) Finance
7 6 (28.57%) MS Access
7 6 (28.57%) OO
7 6 (28.57%) T-SQL
8 5 (23.81%) HTML
8 5 (23.81%) OOP
8 5 (23.81%) Law
8 5 (23.81%) Games
8 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
8 5 (23.81%) RESTful
8 5 (23.81%) Multithreading
8 5 (23.81%) ServiceStack
8 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (19.05%) CSS
9 4 (19.05%) XML

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Visualfiles
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 6 (28.57%) MS Access
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
1 6 (28.57%) Legal
2 5 (23.81%) Games
2 5 (23.81%) Law
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) .NET Developer
2 8 (38.10%) C# .NET Developer
2 8 (38.10%) C# Developer
3 7 (33.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 7 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
4 5 (23.81%) .NET Software Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) Application Development Manager
4 5 (23.81%) Applications Development Manager
4 5 (23.81%) Applications Manager
4 5 (23.81%) C# Software Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) Development Manager
4 5 (23.81%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Applications Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.76%) C# Application Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Development Team Manager
6 1 (4.76%) IT Development Manager
6 1 (4.76%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (42.86%) WCF
3 8 (38.10%) Web Services
4 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (23.81%) HTML
4 5 (23.81%) RESTful
4 5 (23.81%) ServiceStack
5 4 (19.05%) CSS
5 4 (19.05%) XML
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
6 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
6 2 (9.52%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Project Management
2 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) Feature Driven Development
3 6 (28.57%) Issue Tracking
3 6 (28.57%) OO
3 6 (28.57%) Strategic Planning
4 5 (23.81%) Multithreading
4 5 (23.81%) OOP
4 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
5 3 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (9.52%) Mobile Development
6 2 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Web Development
7 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) MVC
7 1 (4.76%) SDLC
7 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
7 1 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (66.67%) SQL
3 7 (33.33%) VB
4 6 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 6 (28.57%) VB6
5 4 (19.05%) Java
6 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Progress
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
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