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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 119 64 45
Rank change year-on-year
-55 -19
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 122 278 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.15% 3.93% 5.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.27% 7.78% 9.21%
Number of salaries quoted 114 253 352
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
2854 3571 3921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 50.37% 50.53% 59.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2436 3159 3425
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the North West region over the 3 months to 8 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
Manchester -21 71 £36,500 -2.66% 19
Cheshire -25 36 £34,250 -8.66% 16
Merseyside -13 13 £32,500 +30.00% 2
Lancashire -15 4 £33,750 +3.84% 3
VB.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 321 (100.00%) .NET
2 267 (83.18%) C#
3 202 (62.93%) SQL Server
4 181 (56.39%) ASP.NET
5 136 (42.37%) SQL
6 112 (34.89%) Agile Software Development
7 108 (33.64%) MVC
8 97 (30.22%) HTML
9 93 (28.97%) Microsoft
10 89 (27.73%) Windows
11 79 (24.61%) JavaScript
12 76 (23.68%) CSS
13 75 (23.36%) jQuery
14 74 (23.05%) WCF
15 60 (18.69%) SQL Server 2008
16 58 (18.07%) .NET Framework
17 57 (17.76%) ASP.NET MVC
17 57 (17.76%) Visual Studio
17 57 (17.76%) VB
18 55 (17.13%) T-SQL
19 49 (15.26%) TDD
19 49 (15.26%) XML
19 49 (15.26%) Project Management
20 46 (14.33%) Finance
21 45 (14.02%) WinForms
22 42 (13.08%) Software Engineering
23 41 (12.77%) Web Services
24 37 (11.53%) Scrum
24 37 (11.53%) NUnit
24 37 (11.53%) Degree

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 13 (4.05%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.49%) CMS
3 6 (1.87%) ColdFusion
3 6 (1.87%) IIS
4 5 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.62%) Alfresco
7 2 (0.62%) Node.js
7 2 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.62%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.31%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.31%) WordPress
Applications
1 35 (10.90%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.18%) MS Office
3 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (2.80%) SAP Business One
2 7 (2.18%) Visualfiles
3 4 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.25%) SDL Web 8
4 2 (0.62%) JDE OneWorld
5 1 (0.31%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.56%) SaaS
2 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.62%) Office 365
4 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.31%) GitHub
4 1 (0.31%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 30 (9.35%) Internet
2 10 (3.12%) Network Security
3 4 (1.25%) Intranet
3 4 (1.25%) LAN
3 4 (1.25%) WAN
4 1 (0.31%) DNS
4 1 (0.31%) SMTP
4 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (62.93%) SQL Server
2 60 (18.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (6.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (6.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (5.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (4.67%) MS Access
6 15 (4.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (3.74%) MySQL
8 11 (3.43%) Relational Database
9 9 (2.80%) SQL Server 2014
10 7 (2.18%) NoSQL
11 6 (1.87%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (1.56%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.56%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
14 3 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 2 (0.62%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 2 (0.62%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 57 (17.76%) Visual Studio
2 37 (11.53%) NUnit
3 29 (9.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (7.17%) Moq
4 23 (7.17%) MSTest
5 21 (6.54%) Rhino Mocks
6 13 (4.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 9 (2.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 7 (2.18%) JIRA
8 7 (2.18%) Selenium
9 5 (1.56%) HP UFT
9 5 (1.56%) SilkTest
10 4 (1.25%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.93%) AccuRev
11 3 (0.93%) Git (software)
11 3 (0.93%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.93%) Subversion
12 2 (0.62%) SoapUI
13 1 (0.31%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 46 (14.33%) Finance
2 15 (4.67%) Legal
3 10 (3.12%) Law
4 9 (2.80%) Back Office
5 7 (2.18%) Advertising
6 5 (1.56%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.56%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.56%) Marketing
7 3 (0.93%) Banking
7 3 (0.93%) Games
8 2 (0.62%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 249 (77.57%) Developer
2 204 (63.55%) .NET Developer
3 123 (38.32%) C# Developer
4 112 (34.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 62 (19.31%) ASP.NET Developer
6 57 (17.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 54 (16.82%) VB.NET Developer
8 40 (12.46%) SQL Developer
9 38 (11.84%) Software Developer
10 37 (11.53%) Senior Developer
11 34 (10.59%) C# VB.NET Developer
12 33 (10.28%) Senior .NET Developer
13 30 (9.35%) .NET Software Developer
13 30 (9.35%) C# Software Developer
14 29 (9.03%) Graduate
14 29 (9.03%) Graduate .NET Developer
14 29 (9.03%) Graduate Developer
15 28 (8.72%) Junior
15 28 (8.72%) Junior .NET Developer
15 28 (8.72%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 321 (100.00%) .NET
2 181 (56.39%) ASP.NET
3 97 (30.22%) HTML
4 76 (23.68%) CSS
5 75 (23.36%) jQuery
6 74 (23.05%) WCF
7 58 (18.07%) .NET Framework
8 57 (17.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 49 (15.26%) XML
10 45 (14.02%) WinForms
11 41 (12.77%) Web Services
12 28 (8.72%) WPF
13 24 (7.48%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 23 (7.17%) Ajax
15 21 (6.54%) Castle Windsor
15 21 (6.54%) HTML5
15 21 (6.54%) Ninject
15 21 (6.54%) Spring.NET
15 21 (6.54%) Unity DI Container
16 19 (5.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.97%) Computer Science
2 21 (6.54%) Inversion of Control
3 19 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (4.05%) Mobile App
5 11 (3.43%) User Experience
6 10 (3.12%) Blog
6 10 (3.12%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.87%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.87%) N-Tier
8 5 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.56%) Health Informatics
8 5 (1.56%) Informatics
8 5 (1.56%) PMI
9 1 (0.31%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.31%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.31%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 89 (27.73%) Windows
2 20 (6.23%) Android
3 14 (4.36%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.87%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.31%) Linux
5 1 (0.31%) Unix
5 1 (0.31%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (34.89%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (33.64%) MVC
3 49 (15.26%) Project Management
3 49 (15.26%) TDD
4 42 (13.08%) Software Engineering
5 37 (11.53%) Scrum
6 31 (9.66%) OO
7 28 (8.72%) Mentoring
8 26 (8.10%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (8.10%) Kanban
9 25 (7.79%) MVVM
10 23 (7.17%) Requirements Analysis
10 23 (7.17%) Web Application Development
11 21 (6.54%) Dependency Injection
12 19 (5.92%) OOP
13 17 (5.30%) Web Development
14 16 (4.98%) High Availability
15 15 (4.67%) UML
15 15 (4.67%) Unit Testing
16 13 (4.05%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 267 (83.18%) C#
2 136 (42.37%) SQL
3 79 (24.61%) JavaScript
4 57 (17.76%) VB
5 55 (17.13%) T-SQL
6 23 (7.17%) Java
7 19 (5.92%) PHP
7 19 (5.92%) VB6
8 13 (4.05%) C++
9 10 (3.12%) Objective-C
9 10 (3.12%) PowerShell
10 7 (2.18%) C
11 5 (1.56%) VBScript
12 3 (0.93%) Delphi
12 3 (0.93%) VBA
13 2 (0.62%) XQuery
14 1 (0.31%) Perl
14 1 (0.31%) XAML
Qualifications
1 37 (11.53%) Degree
2 10 (3.12%) CHECK Team Leader
2 10 (3.12%) CREST Certified
2 10 (3.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (3.12%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.80%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (1.56%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.31%) ISEB
6 1 (0.31%) MCITP
6 1 (0.31%) MCPD
6 1 (0.31%) MCSE
6 1 (0.31%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.98%) QA
2 8 (2.49%) SLA
3 4 (1.25%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.62%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (0.62%) vSphere
2 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.31%) Postfix
2 1 (0.31%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (0.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 93 (28.97%) Microsoft
2 10 (3.12%) SAP
3 6 (1.87%) Adobe
3 6 (1.87%) Oracle
4 4 (1.25%) HP
4 4 (1.25%) IBM
4 4 (1.25%) LexisNexis
4 4 (1.25%) Micro Focus
4 4 (1.25%) Remedy
5 3 (0.93%) Xamarin
6 2 (0.62%) JD Edwards
6 2 (0.62%) Progress
7 1 (0.31%) Apple
7 1 (0.31%) Google
7 1 (0.31%) Intel Security
7 1 (0.31%) jBASE
7 1 (0.31%) MobileIron
7 1 (0.31%) Symantec
7 1 (0.31%) Trustwave
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Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: bonus + company benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £35k - 40k per year
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Salary: £35k - 45k per year
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days
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Cheshire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Greater Manchester
Uniting Ambition
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Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + flexible working hours
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Warrington
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Lorien Resourcing
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Adria Solutions Ltd
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
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Warrington, Cheshire
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Cheshire
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