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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 25 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 2.80% 8.82% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.23% 10.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £20,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
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 Wigan region.

Programming Languages Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
71 30 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 66.36% 88.24% 59.05%
Number of salaries quoted 47 25 61
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 January 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 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (66.67%) C#
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
5 4 (44.44%) HTML
5 4 (44.44%) CSS
5 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
5 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
5 4 (44.44%) Degree
5 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
6 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (33.33%) WPF
6 3 (33.33%) Web Development
6 3 (33.33%) WinForms
6 3 (33.33%) XML
7 2 (22.22%) Windows
7 2 (22.22%) XHTML
7 2 (22.22%) VB
7 2 (22.22%) Ajax
7 2 (22.22%) MVC
7 2 (22.22%) HTML5
7 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (11.11%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Junior Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Junior
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Android Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) VB6 Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) VB Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (33.33%) WPF
4 3 (33.33%) WinForms
4 3 (33.33%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) XHTML
5 2 (22.22%) Ajax
5 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (11.11%) REST
6 1 (11.11%) Google Maps API
6 1 (11.11%) SOAP
6 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
2 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
2 1 (11.11%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Android Development
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) VB
4 1 (11.11%) VB6
4 1 (11.11%) VBA
4 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Google