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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
England / North West
Rank 110 109 66
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -43
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 158 135 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.66% 2.43% 3.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.55% 4.93% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 145 125 241
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,125
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.76%

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
3473 2739 3416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 58.44% 49.32% 50.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3019 2347 3020
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 -11 103 £37,500 - 12
Cheshire +12 35 £32,500 -12.16% 8
Merseyside -3 18 £44,250 -11.50% 3
Lancashire -13 3 £42,250 +25.18% 2
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 353 (100.00%) .NET
2 301 (85.27%) C#
3 265 (75.07%) SQL Server
4 205 (58.07%) ASP.NET
5 150 (42.49%) SQL
6 130 (36.83%) HTML
7 118 (33.43%) JavaScript
8 112 (31.73%) Microsoft
9 103 (29.18%) Windows
10 102 (28.90%) MVC
10 102 (28.90%) Agile Software Development
11 100 (28.33%) CSS
12 87 (24.65%) WinForms
13 79 (22.38%) jQuery
14 77 (21.81%) WPF
15 74 (20.96%) TDD
16 73 (20.68%) VB
17 71 (20.11%) Scrum
18 67 (18.98%) T-SQL
19 60 (17.00%) Web Development
20 59 (16.71%) Continuous Integration
21 57 (16.15%) Kanban
22 54 (15.30%) ASP.NET MVC
23 50 (14.16%) Inversion of Control
23 50 (14.16%) MVVM
24 49 (13.88%) Rhino Mocks
24 49 (13.88%) Moq
24 49 (13.88%) MSTest
24 49 (13.88%) Castle Windsor
24 49 (13.88%) Ninject

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 33 (9.35%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.83%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.85%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.57%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.28%) IIS
6 1 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 23 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.85%) MS Office
3 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.42%) Visualfiles
2 2 (0.57%) BPCS
2 2 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.70%) GitHub
4 2 (0.57%) IaaS
4 2 (0.57%) PaaS
5 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.38%) Internet
2 5 (1.42%) Broadband
3 3 (0.85%) Firewall
4 1 (0.28%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.28%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 265 (75.07%) SQL Server
2 38 (10.76%) MySQL
3 37 (10.48%) SQL Server 2014
4 28 (7.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 27 (7.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 27 (7.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (7.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (3.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (2.83%) Relational Database
8 10 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (1.98%) MS Access
9 7 (1.98%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.28%) Big Data
11 1 (0.28%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 1 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.28%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 49 (13.88%) Moq
1 49 (13.88%) MSTest
1 49 (13.88%) NUnit
1 49 (13.88%) Rhino Mocks
2 34 (9.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (8.78%) Visual Studio
4 18 (5.10%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.13%) Subversion
6 3 (0.85%) Cucumber
6 3 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (0.85%) Selenium
6 3 (0.85%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.57%) Ant
7 2 (0.57%) Gradle
7 2 (0.57%) Maven
7 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.28%) AccuRev
8 1 (0.28%) Bazaar
8 1 (0.28%) JIRA
General
1 38 (10.76%) Marketing
2 27 (7.65%) Finance
3 18 (5.10%) Manufacturing
4 14 (3.97%) Advertising
4 14 (3.97%) Legal
5 10 (2.83%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.70%) Law
7 5 (1.42%) Banking
7 5 (1.42%) Local Government
8 4 (1.13%) Retail
9 3 (0.85%) Games
10 2 (0.57%) Automotive
10 2 (0.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 310 (87.82%) Developer
2 233 (66.01%) .NET Developer
3 114 (32.29%) C# Developer
4 104 (29.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 82 (23.23%) ASP.NET Developer
5 82 (23.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 74 (20.96%) .NET Software Developer
7 61 (17.28%) Software Developer
8 60 (17.00%) VB.NET Developer
9 57 (16.15%) Junior
10 52 (14.73%) Junior .NET Developer
10 52 (14.73%) Junior Developer
11 43 (12.18%) C# Software Developer
12 42 (11.90%) Graduate
12 42 (11.90%) Graduate Developer
13 41 (11.61%) Graduate .NET Developer
14 36 (10.20%) SQL Developer
15 33 (9.35%) Senior Developer
16 27 (7.65%) C# VB.NET Developer
17 25 (7.08%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 353 (100.00%) .NET
2 205 (58.07%) ASP.NET
3 130 (36.83%) HTML
4 100 (28.33%) CSS
5 87 (24.65%) WinForms
6 79 (22.38%) jQuery
7 77 (21.81%) WPF
8 54 (15.30%) ASP.NET MVC
9 49 (13.88%) Castle Windsor
9 49 (13.88%) Ninject
9 49 (13.88%) Spring.NET
9 49 (13.88%) Unity DI Container
10 48 (13.60%) AngularJS
10 48 (13.60%) WCF
11 36 (10.20%) .NET Framework
12 34 (9.63%) XML
13 32 (9.07%) HTML5
13 32 (9.07%) Web Services
14 27 (7.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 23 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 50 (14.16%) Inversion of Control
2 23 (6.52%) Computer Science
3 10 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (2.55%) N-Tier
5 7 (1.98%) Artificial Intelligence
5 7 (1.98%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.70%) Driving Licence
7 5 (1.42%) iPad
7 5 (1.42%) Tandem
8 3 (0.85%) iSeries
8 3 (0.85%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.28%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.28%) Online Games
9 1 (0.28%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 103 (29.18%) Windows
2 16 (4.53%) Apple iOS
3 15 (4.25%) Android
4 3 (0.85%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.57%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (28.90%) Agile Software Development
1 102 (28.90%) MVC
2 74 (20.96%) TDD
3 71 (20.11%) Scrum
4 60 (17.00%) Web Development
5 59 (16.71%) Continuous Integration
6 57 (16.15%) Kanban
7 50 (14.16%) MVVM
8 49 (13.88%) Dependency Injection
9 39 (11.05%) Software Engineering
10 31 (8.78%) Requirements Analysis
11 27 (7.65%) Project Management
12 26 (7.37%) OO
13 24 (6.80%) High Availability
13 24 (6.80%) OOP
13 24 (6.80%) Web Application Development
14 19 (5.38%) SDLC
15 18 (5.10%) Mobile Development
16 16 (4.53%) Unit Testing
17 13 (3.68%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 301 (85.27%) C#
2 150 (42.49%) SQL
3 118 (33.43%) JavaScript
4 73 (20.68%) VB
5 67 (18.98%) T-SQL
6 19 (5.38%) VBA
7 16 (4.53%) PowerShell
8 15 (4.25%) PHP
8 15 (4.25%) VB6
9 13 (3.68%) Java
10 9 (2.55%) PL/SQL
10 9 (2.55%) VBScript
11 2 (0.57%) C++
11 2 (0.57%) Delphi
12 1 (0.28%) C
12 1 (0.28%) Python
12 1 (0.28%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (5.38%) Degree
2 8 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 8 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.70%) MCP
4 3 (0.85%) ISEB
4 3 (0.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.25%) QA
2 8 (2.27%) HL7
3 5 (1.42%) SLA
4 4 (1.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 112 (31.73%) Microsoft
2 10 (2.83%) Twitter
3 9 (2.55%) IBM
4 6 (1.70%) Google
4 6 (1.70%) Oracle
5 5 (1.42%) LexisNexis
6 2 (0.57%) Netezza
6 2 (0.57%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.28%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.28%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.28%) ServiceNow
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