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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 24 17 36
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +19
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 6 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 4.76% 8.70% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.41% 10.26% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 0
Average salary £21,250 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% -
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
81 39 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 64.29% 84.78% 60.68%
Number of salaries quoted 52 35 64
Average salary £29,750 £35,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.19% +5.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
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
Salary Histogram in Wigan

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Wigan region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Wigan

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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%) C#
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
5 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 4 (44.44%) HTML
5 4 (44.44%) CSS
5 4 (44.44%) WinForms
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (33.33%) MVC
6 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 3 (33.33%) Web Development
6 3 (33.33%) Degree
6 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 3 (33.33%) WPF
6 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) XML
6 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 2 (22.22%) Windows
7 2 (22.22%) XHTML
7 2 (22.22%) VB
7 2 (22.22%) Intranet
7 2 (22.22%) N-Tier

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Intranet
2 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (22.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Junior
3 3 (33.33%) Junior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) VB6 Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Android Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst Programmer
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
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) WinForms
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (33.33%) WPF
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (33.33%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) Ajax
5 2 (22.22%) XHTML
5 2 (22.22%) HTML5
6 1 (11.11%) Google Maps API
6 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) N-Tier
3 1 (11.11%) GIS
3 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) VB
4 1 (11.11%) VBA
4 1 (11.11%) VB6
4 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Google