The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank - 21 28
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan - 1.33% 4.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.56% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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 Wigan region.

Programming Languages Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
51 39 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 77.27% 52.00% 77.46%
Number of salaries quoted 27 38 55
Average salary £32,500 £27,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.37% -19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Wigan

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (80.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (60.00%) WPF
3 3 (60.00%) Web Development
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) XHTML
4 2 (40.00%) WinForms
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) REST
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 1 (20.00%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Junior
2 4 (80.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) WPF
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) XHTML
3 2 (40.00%) WinForms
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) Google Maps API
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Google