The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 33 30 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 7 10 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 4.43% 6.41% 10.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.93% 9.62% 13.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 25
Average salary £31,000 £32,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.34% +9.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £19,950 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £35,000 £32,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB.NET
Manchester

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

Programming Languages Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
101 104 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 63.92% 66.67% 73.31%
Number of salaries quoted 93 100 187
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Stockport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Stockport

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Stockport

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (88.57%) SQL Server
3 30 (85.71%) C#
4 27 (77.14%) HTML
5 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (57.14%) Degree
6 20 (57.14%) Computer Science
6 20 (57.14%) ASP.NET
7 17 (48.57%) CSS
7 17 (48.57%) OO
8 16 (45.71%) SQL Server 2008
9 14 (40.00%) WCF
9 14 (40.00%) OOD
10 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
11 12 (34.29%) ADO.NET
11 12 (34.29%) LINQ
11 12 (34.29%) Mathematics
11 12 (34.29%) Physics
11 12 (34.29%) Unit Testing
11 12 (34.29%) NUnit
11 12 (34.29%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (34.29%) Moq
11 12 (34.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 12 (34.29%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (34.29%) .NET Framework
12 11 (31.43%) SQL
13 9 (25.71%) Windows
14 8 (22.86%) Regression Testing
14 8 (22.86%) ISEB
14 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (88.57%) SQL Server
2 16 (45.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (34.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (34.29%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (34.29%) NUnit
1 12 (34.29%) Moq
2 8 (22.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (5.71%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) Developer
2 17 (48.57%) .NET Developer
3 14 (40.00%) Software Developer
4 12 (34.29%) C# Developer
4 12 (34.29%) C# Software Developer
4 12 (34.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (34.29%) .NET Software Developer
5 8 (22.86%) Tester
5 8 (22.86%) Software Tester
6 4 (11.43%) Software Team Leader
6 4 (11.43%) Software Development Team Leader
6 4 (11.43%) Team Leader
6 4 (11.43%) Development Team Leader
7 3 (8.57%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Applications Developer
8 2 (5.71%) .NET Applications Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.86%) 2nd Line Support
9 1 (2.86%) Junior Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (77.14%) HTML
3 20 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 17 (48.57%) CSS
5 14 (40.00%) WCF
6 12 (34.29%) LINQ
6 12 (34.29%) .NET Framework
6 12 (34.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 12 (34.29%) ADO.NET
7 7 (20.00%) XML
8 5 (14.29%) Ajax
9 4 (11.43%) XSLT
9 4 (11.43%) HTML5
10 2 (5.71%) jQuery
10 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (5.71%) WinForms
10 2 (5.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 12 (34.29%) Mathematics
2 12 (34.29%) Physics
3 1 (2.86%) LIMS
3 1 (2.86%) Informatics
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (48.57%) OO
3 14 (40.00%) OOD
4 12 (34.29%) Unit Testing
5 8 (22.86%) Web Testing
5 8 (22.86%) System Testing
5 8 (22.86%) Regression Testing
5 8 (22.86%) Software Testing
6 4 (11.43%) Web Development
7 2 (5.71%) OOP
7 2 (5.71%) Scrum
8 1 (2.86%) MVC
8 1 (2.86%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 30 (85.71%) C#
2 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
3 11 (31.43%) SQL
4 4 (11.43%) XQuery
5 2 (5.71%) C++
5 2 (5.71%) Delphi
6 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (57.14%) Degree
2 8 (22.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 8 (22.86%) ISEB
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle
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