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

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 52 43 50
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 12 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.29% 3.13% 4.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.24% 5.54% 6.04%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 24
Average salary £32,500 £24,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.41% -31.42%
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
283 271 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 53.90% 56.58% 66.24%
Number of salaries quoted 220 229 375
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 13 February 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 -10 6 £38,500 +60.41% 1
Bootle - 6 £32,500 -
Birkenhead - 1 - -
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (94.12%) C#
3 11 (64.71%) Project Management
4 10 (58.82%) SQL
5 8 (47.06%) VB
5 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
6 7 (41.18%) VB6
6 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (41.18%) T-SQL
6 7 (41.18%) Finance
7 6 (35.29%) Issue Tracking
7 6 (35.29%) Feature Driven Development
7 6 (35.29%) Legal
7 6 (35.29%) MS Access
7 6 (35.29%) Web Services
7 6 (35.29%) WCF
7 6 (35.29%) Strategic Planning
8 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (29.41%) XML
8 5 (29.41%) Java
8 5 (29.41%) Law
9 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
9 4 (23.53%) CSS
10 3 (17.65%) HTML
10 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
10 3 (17.65%) Multithreading
10 3 (17.65%) Visualfiles
11 2 (11.76%) RESTful
11 2 (11.76%) ServiceStack
11 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Visualfiles
2 1 (5.88%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (35.29%) MS Access
4 1 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) AccuRev
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Legal
3 5 (29.41%) Law
4 2 (11.76%) Games
5 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) .NET Developer
2 8 (47.06%) VB.NET Developer
3 7 (41.18%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (41.18%) C# Developer
3 7 (41.18%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Application Development Manager
4 5 (29.41%) Applications Development Manager
4 5 (29.41%) Applications Manager
4 5 (29.41%) Development Manager
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Applications Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# Application Developer
6 1 (5.88%) IT Development Manager
6 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (5.88%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) WCF
2 6 (35.29%) Web Services
3 5 (29.41%) XML
4 4 (23.53%) CSS
5 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
5 3 (17.65%) HTML
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (11.76%) RESTful
6 2 (11.76%) ServiceStack
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (5.88%) jQuery
7 1 (5.88%) JSON
7 1 (5.88%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Project Management
2 6 (35.29%) Feature Driven Development
2 6 (35.29%) Issue Tracking
2 6 (35.29%) Strategic Planning
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Multithreading
5 2 (11.76%) Mobile Development
5 2 (11.76%) OO
5 2 (11.76%) OOP
5 2 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Business Development
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) MVC
6 1 (5.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) C#
2 10 (58.82%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) VB
4 7 (41.18%) T-SQL
4 7 (41.18%) VB6
5 5 (29.41%) Java
6 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Progress
2 1 (5.88%) Apple
2 1 (5.88%) Google
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
Runcorn Cheshire, Liverpool
Quant Capital
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
NDA Foundation
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum negotiable subject to experience
Posted: 26 days ago