The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 48 37 43
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 21 31 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.29% 4.97% 5.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.90% 8.09% 9.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 24 36
Average salary £29,000 £29,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,625 £26,000 £26,381
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
356 383 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 55.71% 61.38% 63.08%
Number of salaries quoted 313 352 398
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB.NET
North West

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 July 2014.

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 July 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 0 20 £29,000 +3.57% 5
Wirral - 1 £40,000 -
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 58 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (65.52%) SQL Server
3 32 (55.17%) SQL
4 21 (36.21%) XML
5 18 (31.03%) SharePoint
5 18 (31.03%) C#
5 18 (31.03%) Microsoft
6 15 (25.86%) VB
6 15 (25.86%) Windows
7 13 (22.41%) ITIL
7 13 (22.41%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (22.41%) IPsec
7 13 (22.41%) Active Directory
7 13 (22.41%) HP
7 13 (22.41%) MS Excel
7 13 (22.41%) Kerberos
7 13 (22.41%) NFS
7 13 (22.41%) DNS
7 13 (22.41%) Firewall
7 13 (22.41%) PKI
7 13 (22.41%) PowerShell
8 12 (20.69%) VB6
8 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (20.69%) Client/Server
9 11 (18.97%) HTML
10 10 (17.24%) UNIX
10 10 (17.24%) MCSE
10 10 (17.24%) SQL Server 2000
10 10 (17.24%) IBM
10 10 (17.24%) Dell

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 18 (31.03%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.45%) WorkSite
3 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.72%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (22.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Visualfiles
1 1 (1.72%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.41%) IPsec
1 13 (22.41%) Kerberos
1 13 (22.41%) DNS
1 13 (22.41%) Firewall
2 10 (17.24%) LDAP
2 10 (17.24%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (65.52%) SQL Server
2 13 (22.41%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (17.24%) SQL Server 2000
4 9 (15.52%) CorVu
4 9 (15.52%) MySQL
5 6 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.72%) OLAP
9 1 (1.72%) Ingres
9 1 (1.72%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.72%) Subversion
3 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Banking
2 1 (1.72%) Retail
2 1 (1.72%) Law
2 1 (1.72%) Legal
2 1 (1.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (55.17%) Developer
2 16 (27.59%) Analyst
3 13 (22.41%) Software Developer
3 13 (22.41%) .NET Developer
4 12 (20.69%) Analyst Programmer
4 12 (20.69%) Programmer
5 10 (17.24%) VB.NET Developer
6 9 (15.52%) Technical Support
7 8 (13.79%) VB Developer
7 8 (13.79%) VB6 Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Windows Administrator
8 3 (5.17%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.17%) Administrator
8 3 (5.17%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Junior
9 2 (3.45%) Support Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) .NET Programmer
9 2 (3.45%) Wintel Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (36.21%) XML
3 11 (18.97%) HTML
4 9 (15.52%) CSS
5 8 (13.79%) ASP.NET
6 7 (12.07%) SOAP
7 4 (6.90%) XSLT
8 3 (5.17%) ODBC
9 2 (3.45%) Web Services
9 2 (3.45%) jQuery
10 1 (1.72%) WinForms
10 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 1 (1.72%) WCF
10 1 (1.72%) WPF
10 1 (1.72%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.72%) ADO
10 1 (1.72%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.41%) PKI
2 12 (20.69%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.86%) Windows
2 10 (17.24%) UNIX
3 8 (13.79%) Android
4 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.72%) Solaris
4 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.41%) ITIL
2 10 (17.24%) Server Monitoring
3 8 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (5.17%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (5.17%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (5.17%) Change Management
5 2 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.45%) Software Engineering
6 1 (1.72%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (1.72%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.72%) Scrum
6 1 (1.72%) Data Analysis
6 1 (1.72%) Logistics
6 1 (1.72%) Data Management
6 1 (1.72%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.72%) Use Case
6 1 (1.72%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (1.72%) Software Testing
6 1 (1.72%) UML
6 1 (1.72%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 32 (55.17%) SQL
2 18 (31.03%) C#
3 15 (25.86%) VB
4 13 (22.41%) PowerShell
5 12 (20.69%) VB6
6 5 (8.62%) JavaScript
7 4 (6.90%) XPath
8 2 (3.45%) VBA
8 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.72%) AWK
9 1 (1.72%) Bourne shell
9 1 (1.72%) Korn
9 1 (1.72%) VBScript
9 1 (1.72%) PHP
9 1 (1.72%) C++
9 1 (1.72%) Python
9 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (17.24%) MCSE
2 10 (17.24%) MCITP
3 7 (12.07%) Degree
4 1 (1.72%) MCSD
4 1 (1.72%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (22.41%) Active Directory
1 13 (22.41%) NFS
2 4 (6.90%) Hyper-V
2 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (17.24%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.72%) MOM
Vendors
1 18 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 13 (22.41%) HP
3 10 (17.24%) IBM
3 10 (17.24%) Dell
4 8 (13.79%) Apple
5 4 (6.90%) VMware
6 1 (1.72%) Nintex
6 1 (1.72%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle
6 1 (1.72%) CA
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