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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 97 129 57
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -72
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 160 137 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.73% 2.08% 4.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.08% 4.01% 8.03%
Number of salaries quoted 148 129 289
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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
3148 3414 3849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 53.77% 51.86% 54.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2729 2885 3233
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +28 95 £37,500 - 20
Cheshire +38 50 £27,500 -21.42% 8
Lancashire +1 9 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Merseyside -4 6 £35,500 +26.78% 4
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 293 (100.00%) .NET
2 246 (83.96%) C#
3 160 (54.61%) ASP.NET
4 156 (53.24%) SQL Server
5 153 (52.22%) SQL
6 83 (28.33%) Windows
7 74 (25.26%) Agile Software Development
8 72 (24.57%) MVC
9 65 (22.18%) Microsoft
9 65 (22.18%) .NET Framework
10 64 (21.84%) VB
11 62 (21.16%) WCF
12 61 (20.82%) HTML
13 60 (20.48%) JavaScript
14 58 (19.80%) T-SQL
15 53 (18.09%) WinForms
16 49 (16.72%) Scrum
16 49 (16.72%) CSS
17 48 (16.38%) TDD
17 48 (16.38%) ASP.NET MVC
18 46 (15.70%) Web Development
19 43 (14.68%) WPF
20 42 (14.33%) MSTest
21 41 (13.99%) Continuous Integration
21 41 (13.99%) OO
21 41 (13.99%) Project Management
22 39 (13.31%) Finance
23 38 (12.97%) Kanban
23 38 (12.97%) NUnit
24 35 (11.95%) MVVM

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 20 (6.83%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.02%) IIS
3 2 (0.68%) CMS
Applications
1 22 (7.51%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.07%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.02%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.34%) Epicor Tropos
2 1 (0.34%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.02%) Office 365
1 3 (1.02%) Sage Pay
2 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 26 (8.87%) Internet
2 17 (5.80%) Network Security
3 7 (2.39%) HTTPS
4 3 (1.02%) SSL
5 1 (0.34%) Broadband
5 1 (0.34%) LAN
5 1 (0.34%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (53.24%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.51%) SQL Server 2014
3 16 (5.46%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (4.78%) MySQL
5 13 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (2.73%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.05%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (2.05%) MS Access
7 6 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.71%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (1.71%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.68%) PowerPivot
11 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.34%) mvBase
11 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.34%) UniData
11 1 (0.34%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 42 (14.33%) MSTest
2 38 (12.97%) NUnit
3 35 (11.95%) Moq
3 35 (11.95%) Rhino Mocks
4 32 (10.92%) Visual Studio
5 19 (6.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.37%) Selenium
6 4 (1.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (1.02%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.68%) TestComplete
8 2 (0.68%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.34%) AccuRev
9 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.34%) JIRA
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.34%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (0.34%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.34%) Subversion
General
1 39 (13.31%) Finance
2 20 (6.83%) Marketing
3 14 (4.78%) Legal
4 11 (3.75%) Games
5 9 (3.07%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.39%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.37%) Back Office
8 3 (1.02%) Music Industry
9 2 (0.68%) Arabic Language
9 2 (0.68%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.68%) French Language
9 2 (0.68%) German Language
9 2 (0.68%) Hindi Language
9 2 (0.68%) Russian Language
9 2 (0.68%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.34%) Retail
Job Titles
1 225 (76.79%) Developer
2 188 (64.16%) .NET Developer
3 90 (30.72%) C# Developer
4 85 (29.01%) C# .NET Developer
5 49 (16.72%) ASP.NET Developer
5 49 (16.72%) VB.NET Developer
6 43 (14.68%) .NET Software Developer
6 43 (14.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 36 (12.29%) Junior
8 35 (11.95%) Junior .NET Developer
8 35 (11.95%) Junior Developer
8 35 (11.95%) SQL Developer
9 34 (11.60%) Software Developer
10 32 (10.92%) Graduate
11 30 (10.24%) Graduate .NET Developer
11 30 (10.24%) Graduate Developer
11 30 (10.24%) Senior Developer
12 25 (8.53%) Analyst
13 24 (8.19%) C# Software Developer
14 22 (7.51%) C# VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 293 (100.00%) .NET
2 160 (54.61%) ASP.NET
3 65 (22.18%) .NET Framework
4 62 (21.16%) WCF
5 61 (20.82%) HTML
6 53 (18.09%) WinForms
7 49 (16.72%) CSS
8 48 (16.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 43 (14.68%) WPF
10 35 (11.95%) Castle Windsor
10 35 (11.95%) Ninject
10 35 (11.95%) Spring.NET
10 35 (11.95%) Unity DI Container
11 33 (11.26%) jQuery
12 32 (10.92%) Web Services
13 25 (8.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 20 (6.83%) XML
15 19 (6.48%) HTML5
16 18 (6.14%) AngularJS
17 16 (5.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.95%) Inversion of Control
2 30 (10.24%) Computer Science
3 17 (5.80%) Blog
4 9 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.07%) iPad
5 5 (1.71%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.37%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.37%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.68%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.68%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.68%) PlayStation
8 1 (0.34%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.34%) Online Games
8 1 (0.34%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 83 (28.33%) Windows
2 7 (2.39%) Android
2 7 (2.39%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.34%) Linux
3 1 (0.34%) Windows NT
3 1 (0.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (25.26%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (24.57%) MVC
3 49 (16.72%) Scrum
4 48 (16.38%) TDD
5 46 (15.70%) Web Development
6 41 (13.99%) Continuous Integration
6 41 (13.99%) OO
6 41 (13.99%) Project Management
7 38 (12.97%) Kanban
8 35 (11.95%) Dependency Injection
8 35 (11.95%) MVVM
9 32 (10.92%) Mentoring
10 26 (8.87%) High Availability
10 26 (8.87%) OOP
10 26 (8.87%) Software Engineering
11 24 (8.19%) Ethical Hacking
11 24 (8.19%) Penetration Testing
11 24 (8.19%) Web Application Development
12 17 (5.80%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 17 (5.80%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 246 (83.96%) C#
2 153 (52.22%) SQL
3 64 (21.84%) VB
4 60 (20.48%) JavaScript
5 58 (19.80%) T-SQL
6 23 (7.85%) C++
6 23 (7.85%) Java
7 20 (6.83%) PHP
8 17 (5.80%) Objective-C
9 11 (3.75%) VB6
10 9 (3.07%) VBA
11 4 (1.37%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.37%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.02%) C
12 3 (1.02%) Ruby
13 1 (0.34%) Delphi
13 1 (0.34%) Python
13 1 (0.34%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (9.90%) Degree
2 17 (5.80%) CHECK Team Leader
2 17 (5.80%) CREST Certified
2 17 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (5.80%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.10%) Cyber Scheme
3 12 (4.10%) Tigerscheme
4 7 (2.39%) ISEB
4 7 (2.39%) ISTQB
5 6 (2.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.34%) MCP
6 1 (0.34%) MCSE
6 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.19%) QA
2 10 (3.41%) SLA
3 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 7 (2.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 65 (22.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (2.39%) Oracle
3 6 (2.05%) SYSPRO
4 5 (1.71%) SAP
5 3 (1.02%) LexisNexis
5 3 (1.02%) PayPal
5 3 (1.02%) WorldPay
6 1 (0.34%) Baan
6 1 (0.34%) Epicor
6 1 (0.34%) Google
6 1 (0.34%) Infor
6 1 (0.34%) jBASE
6 1 (0.34%) Remedy
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Bonuses + Benefits
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Burns Sheehan
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Merseyside
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: up to £45,000 + Benefits
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Senitor Associates
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Stockport
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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