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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 43 52 50
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 13 18 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.76% 3.16% 4.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.94% 4.77% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 23
Average salary £25,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.47% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,350 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £36,450 £40,000
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
263 377 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 55.84% 66.26% 62.28%
Number of salaries quoted 218 348 317
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,550 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +8 13 £25,000 -28.57% 1
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (80.00%) SQL
3 14 (70.00%) C#
4 10 (50.00%) HTML
4 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (35.00%) CSS
6 7 (35.00%) VB
7 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 5 (25.00%) PHP
7 5 (25.00%) MySQL
7 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
7 5 (25.00%) Windows
7 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (25.00%) Tridion
7 5 (25.00%) Umbraco
7 5 (25.00%) EPiServer
7 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 4 (20.00%) Performance Testing
8 4 (20.00%) Load Testing
8 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
8 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
8 4 (20.00%) C
8 4 (20.00%) UNIX
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (20.00%) Web Services
8 4 (20.00%) XML
8 4 (20.00%) Java

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (25.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.00%) Exstream Dialogue
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Tridion
2 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.00%) Exstream
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) MySQL
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) VLDB
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 12 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Tester
3 4 (20.00%) Software Tester
4 3 (15.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Support
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (50.00%) HTML
2 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (35.00%) CSS
4 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 4 (20.00%) Web Services
5 4 (20.00%) XML
5 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (10.00%) Ajax
6 2 (10.00%) ADO.NET
6 2 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (5.00%) HTML5
7 1 (5.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (20.00%) Load Testing
1 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (20.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (5.00%) OOP
3 1 (5.00%) OO
3 1 (5.00%) CRM
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) Service Management
3 1 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Logistics
3 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) SQL
2 14 (70.00%) C#
3 7 (35.00%) VB
4 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (25.00%) PHP
5 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (20.00%) C
5 4 (20.00%) Java
5 4 (20.00%) C++
6 2 (10.00%) VB6
7 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) EPiServer
3 1 (5.00%) Remedy
3 1 (5.00%) Business Objects
Liverpool
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago