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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 51 35 43
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 14 31 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.34% 4.96% 4.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.27% 8.40% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 29
Average salary £29,000 £31,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £24,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £39,500 £37,000
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
328 369 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 54.76% 59.04% 64.57%
Number of salaries quoted 281 344 385
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,100 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,450 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 August 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 -9 13 £29,000 -8.66% 4
St Helens +6 1 £31,500 +46.51%
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (60.78%) SQL Server
3 27 (52.94%) SQL
4 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
5 15 (29.41%) Windows
6 14 (27.45%) XML
6 14 (27.45%) C#
7 13 (25.49%) ITIL
7 13 (25.49%) SharePoint
7 13 (25.49%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (25.49%) Firewall
7 13 (25.49%) IPsec
7 13 (25.49%) Active Directory
7 13 (25.49%) HP
7 13 (25.49%) MS Excel
7 13 (25.49%) Kerberos
7 13 (25.49%) NFS
7 13 (25.49%) DNS
7 13 (25.49%) PKI
7 13 (25.49%) PowerShell
8 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (23.53%) Client/Server
8 12 (23.53%) VB
9 11 (21.57%) VB6
10 10 (19.61%) MCITP
10 10 (19.61%) HP SIM
10 10 (19.61%) Server Monitoring
10 10 (19.61%) IBM
10 10 (19.61%) Dell
10 10 (19.61%) LDAP

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 13 (25.49%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.96%) WorkSite
2 1 (1.96%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (25.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Tridion
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.49%) Kerberos
1 13 (25.49%) DNS
1 13 (25.49%) Firewall
1 13 (25.49%) IPsec
2 10 (19.61%) TCP/IP
2 10 (19.61%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (60.78%) SQL Server
2 13 (25.49%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (17.65%) CorVu
4 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2000
5 7 (13.73%) MySQL
6 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.96%) Ingres
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.96%) Subversion
2 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (3.92%) Finance
1 2 (3.92%) Games
2 1 (1.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (47.06%) Developer
2 15 (29.41%) Analyst
3 12 (23.53%) Analyst Programmer
3 12 (23.53%) Programmer
3 12 (23.53%) .NET Developer
4 11 (21.57%) Software Developer
5 9 (17.65%) VB.NET Developer
5 9 (17.65%) Technical Support
6 6 (11.76%) VB6 Developer
6 6 (11.76%) VB Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.88%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.88%) Administrator
7 3 (5.88%) Windows Administrator
8 2 (3.92%) Windows Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Wintel Administrator
8 2 (3.92%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.92%) .NET Analyst Programmer
8 2 (3.92%) .NET Programmer
8 2 (3.92%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (27.45%) XML
3 9 (17.65%) HTML
4 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET
4 8 (15.69%) CSS
5 4 (7.84%) SOAP
5 4 (7.84%) XSLT
6 3 (5.88%) ODBC
7 2 (3.92%) Web Services
8 1 (1.96%) ADO
8 1 (1.96%) ADO.NET
8 1 (1.96%) Classic ASP
8 1 (1.96%) WinForms
8 1 (1.96%) Ajax
8 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.96%) WCF
8 1 (1.96%) WPF
8 1 (1.96%) jQuery
8 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.96%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) PKI
2 12 (23.53%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.92%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 15 (29.41%) Windows
2 10 (19.61%) UNIX
3 6 (11.76%) Android
4 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) ITIL
2 10 (19.61%) Server Monitoring
3 6 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (5.88%) Change Management
4 3 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (3.92%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.96%) Use Case
6 1 (1.96%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (1.96%) UML
6 1 (1.96%) OOP
6 1 (1.96%) OO
6 1 (1.96%) CRM
6 1 (1.96%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.96%) Scrum
6 1 (1.96%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.96%) Data Management
6 1 (1.96%) Data Analysis
6 1 (1.96%) Software Engineering
6 1 (1.96%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (52.94%) SQL
2 14 (27.45%) C#
3 13 (25.49%) PowerShell
4 12 (23.53%) VB
5 11 (21.57%) VB6
6 4 (7.84%) XPath
6 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.96%) PHP
7 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.96%) VBScript
7 1 (1.96%) Python
7 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.96%) AWK
7 1 (1.96%) Korn
7 1 (1.96%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (19.61%) MCITP
2 10 (19.61%) MCSE
3 6 (11.76%) Degree
4 1 (1.96%) ISEB
4 1 (1.96%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (25.49%) NFS
1 13 (25.49%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.84%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (19.61%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.96%) MOM
Vendors
1 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 13 (25.49%) HP
3 10 (19.61%) Dell
3 10 (19.61%) IBM
4 6 (11.76%) Apple
5 4 (7.84%) VMware
6 1 (1.96%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.96%) Nintex
6 1 (1.96%) CA
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago