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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 52 58 46
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 7 5 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.47% 1.00% 4.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.23% 2.06% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 27
Median salary £32,500 £26,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,900 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £36,800 £45,000
UK excluding London median 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
217 243 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 45.59% 48.60% 55.57%
Number of salaries quoted 173 200 332
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing VB.NET as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -2 7 £32,500 +25.00%
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (89.47%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) Web Services
3 8 (42.11%) OO
3 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
3 8 (42.11%) WCF
4 7 (36.84%) Multithreading
4 7 (36.84%) RESTful
4 7 (36.84%) ServiceStack
4 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (36.84%) VB
4 7 (36.84%) Games
4 7 (36.84%) OOP
4 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
4 7 (36.84%) Project Management
5 6 (31.58%) Finance
5 6 (31.58%) VB6
5 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
5 6 (31.58%) MS Access
5 6 (31.58%) Issue Tracking
5 6 (31.58%) Feature Driven Development
5 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (15.79%) Smartphone
6 3 (15.79%) Web Development
6 3 (15.79%) HTML5
6 3 (15.79%) HTML
6 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
7 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (31.58%) MS Access
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (36.84%) Games
2 6 (31.58%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Law
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) .NET Developer
3 8 (42.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (42.11%) C# Developer
3 8 (42.11%) VB.NET Developer
4 7 (36.84%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 6 (31.58%) .NET Software Engineer
5 6 (31.58%) C# Software Engineer
5 6 (31.58%) Software Engineer
6 3 (15.79%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Applications Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Application Development Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Applications Development Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Applications Manager
7 1 (5.26%) C# Application Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Development Manager
7 1 (5.26%) VB.NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (42.11%) WCF
2 8 (42.11%) Web Services
3 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (36.84%) RESTful
3 7 (36.84%) ServiceStack
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
4 3 (15.79%) HTML
4 3 (15.79%) HTML5
5 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (42.11%) OO
2 7 (36.84%) Multithreading
2 7 (36.84%) OOP
2 7 (36.84%) Project Management
2 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
3 6 (31.58%) Feature Driven Development
3 6 (31.58%) Issue Tracking
4 3 (15.79%) Web Development
5 1 (5.26%) MVC
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (5.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (89.47%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) VB
4 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
4 6 (31.58%) VB6