The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 102 84 48
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -36
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 136 210 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.41% 3.27% 5.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.68% 6.26% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 117 187 357
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
VB.NET
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2906 3357 4025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 51.58% 52.30% 56.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2482 2835 3438
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 the North West

VB.NET
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the North West region.

VB.NET Salary Trend in the North West

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the North West region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in the North West

VB.NET
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
Manchester -9 82 £40,000 -5.88% 17
Cheshire +2 41 £25,000 -25.37% 4
Merseyside +5 7 £35,500 +47.91% 2
Lancashire -9 5 £35,000 +6.06% 1
Cumbria - 1 - -
VB.NET
England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 North West region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 262 (100.00%) .NET
2 216 (82.44%) C#
3 141 (53.82%) SQL
4 140 (53.44%) ASP.NET
5 131 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 73 (27.86%) MVC
7 69 (26.34%) Windows
7 69 (26.34%) .NET Framework
8 63 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
8 63 (24.05%) HTML
9 59 (22.52%) T-SQL
10 57 (21.76%) WCF
11 56 (21.37%) Microsoft
12 55 (20.99%) JavaScript
13 51 (19.47%) VB
13 51 (19.47%) Project Management
14 50 (19.08%) Visual Studio
15 49 (18.70%) CSS
16 45 (17.18%) Finance
17 43 (16.41%) WinForms
18 38 (14.50%) jQuery
19 37 (14.12%) ASP.NET MVC
19 37 (14.12%) TDD
20 33 (12.60%) Web Development
20 33 (12.60%) Mentoring
21 32 (12.21%) Scrum
22 30 (11.45%) High Availability
23 27 (10.31%) OO
23 27 (10.31%) SQL Server 2008
24 26 (9.92%) Continuous Integration

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (5.34%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.29%) ColdFusion
3 3 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.15%) IIS
3 3 (1.15%) Node.js
4 2 (0.76%) CMS
5 1 (0.38%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (6.87%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.38%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.15%) Office 365
2 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.40%) Internet
2 18 (6.87%) Network Security
3 4 (1.53%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.38%) DNS
4 1 (0.38%) LAN
4 1 (0.38%) SMTP
4 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (10.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (6.49%) MySQL
4 15 (5.73%) MS Access
5 13 (4.96%) SQL Server 2014
6 12 (4.58%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (4.20%) NoSQL
8 10 (3.82%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (3.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (3.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.53%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (1.53%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.76%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.76%) UniData
12 1 (0.38%) mvBase
12 1 (0.38%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 50 (19.08%) Visual Studio
2 26 (9.92%) MSTest
3 22 (8.40%) NUnit
3 22 (8.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (7.25%) Moq
4 19 (7.25%) Rhino Mocks
5 7 (2.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (1.15%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.76%) AccuRev
7 2 (0.76%) JIRA
7 2 (0.76%) Selenium
7 2 (0.76%) Subversion
8 1 (0.38%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.38%) WebDriver
General
1 45 (17.18%) Finance
2 14 (5.34%) Legal
3 10 (3.82%) Marketing
4 8 (3.05%) Back Office
5 6 (2.29%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.91%) Games
6 5 (1.91%) Law
6 5 (1.91%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.15%) Music Industry
8 2 (0.76%) Banking
9 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 193 (73.66%) Developer
2 156 (59.54%) .NET Developer
3 88 (33.59%) C# Developer
4 83 (31.68%) C# .NET Developer
5 44 (16.79%) ASP.NET Developer
5 44 (16.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 34 (12.98%) VB.NET Developer
7 33 (12.60%) Junior
8 32 (12.21%) Junior .NET Developer
8 32 (12.21%) Junior Developer
8 32 (12.21%) Senior Developer
9 31 (11.83%) Graduate
10 29 (11.07%) .NET Software Developer
10 29 (11.07%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 29 (11.07%) Graduate Developer
10 29 (11.07%) Software Developer
11 27 (10.31%) SQL Developer
12 23 (8.78%) Senior .NET Developer
13 20 (7.63%) C# Software Developer
14 19 (7.25%) C# VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 262 (100.00%) .NET
2 140 (53.44%) ASP.NET
3 69 (26.34%) .NET Framework
4 63 (24.05%) HTML
5 57 (21.76%) WCF
6 49 (18.70%) CSS
7 43 (16.41%) WinForms
8 38 (14.50%) jQuery
9 37 (14.12%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (9.54%) WPF
11 22 (8.40%) AngularJS
11 22 (8.40%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 21 (8.02%) Web Services
13 19 (7.25%) Castle Windsor
13 19 (7.25%) Ninject
13 19 (7.25%) Spring.NET
13 19 (7.25%) Unity DI Container
14 18 (6.87%) HTML5
15 15 (5.73%) XML
16 14 (5.34%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.63%) Computer Science
2 19 (7.25%) Inversion of Control
3 18 (6.87%) Blog
4 14 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.29%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.91%) Health Informatics
6 5 (1.91%) Informatics
6 5 (1.91%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.15%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.15%) iPad
7 3 (1.15%) PMI
7 3 (1.15%) User Experience
8 2 (0.76%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.38%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.38%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.38%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.38%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 69 (26.34%) Windows
2 11 (4.20%) Android
3 8 (3.05%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.53%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.38%) Linux
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (27.86%) MVC
2 63 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (19.47%) Project Management
4 37 (14.12%) TDD
5 33 (12.60%) Mentoring
5 33 (12.60%) Web Development
6 32 (12.21%) Scrum
7 30 (11.45%) High Availability
8 27 (10.31%) OO
9 26 (9.92%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (9.54%) Software Engineering
11 24 (9.16%) Kanban
12 22 (8.40%) Ethical Hacking
12 22 (8.40%) Penetration Testing
13 21 (8.02%) Web Application Development
14 19 (7.25%) Dependency Injection
14 19 (7.25%) MVVM
14 19 (7.25%) OOP
15 18 (6.87%) Requirements Analysis
15 18 (6.87%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 216 (82.44%) C#
2 141 (53.82%) SQL
3 59 (22.52%) T-SQL
4 55 (20.99%) JavaScript
5 51 (19.47%) VB
6 24 (9.16%) Java
7 22 (8.40%) PHP
8 20 (7.63%) C++
9 18 (6.87%) Objective-C
10 14 (5.34%) VB6
11 4 (1.53%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.15%) C
12 3 (1.15%) Ruby
12 3 (1.15%) VBA
13 1 (0.38%) Delphi
13 1 (0.38%) Perl
13 1 (0.38%) Python
13 1 (0.38%) VBScript
13 1 (0.38%) XAML
13 1 (0.38%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 25 (9.54%) Degree
2 18 (6.87%) CHECK Team Leader
2 18 (6.87%) CREST Certified
2 18 (6.87%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.67%) ISEB
3 7 (2.67%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.29%) Cyber Scheme
4 6 (2.29%) Tigerscheme
5 4 (1.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.15%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.38%) MCSE
7 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.54%) QA
2 10 (3.82%) SLA
3 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.38%) Postfix
1 1 (0.38%) Sendmail
1 1 (0.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (2.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 56 (21.37%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.29%) Adobe
3 2 (0.76%) Progress
3 2 (0.76%) Remedy
4 1 (0.38%) Google
4 1 (0.38%) Intel Security
4 1 (0.38%) jBASE
4 1 (0.38%) MobileIron
4 1 (0.38%) Symantec
4 1 (0.38%) Trustwave
4 1 (0.38%) Xamarin
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