Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for VB.NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB.NET over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Manchester > Bolton
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 49 34
Rank change year-on-year +18 -15 +15
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 16 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 8.42% 0.70% 4.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.40% 1.38% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 9
Bolton median annual salary £32,500 £33,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% -10.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £24,000 £31,625 £32,350
90th Percentile £38,125 £34,875 £41,250
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% - -

VB.NET is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bolton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 129 145 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 67.89% 50.70% 66.04%
Number of salaries quoted 121 133 129
Bolton median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £20,100
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £48,750
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

Job postings citing VB.NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bolton.

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Bolton

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for VB.NET in Bolton

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bolton region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (68.75%) C#
4 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
4 9 (56.25%) WinForms
5 8 (50.00%) CSS
6 7 (43.75%) HTML
6 7 (43.75%) MVC
7 6 (37.50%) Finance
7 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
7 6 (37.50%) Web Development
7 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
8 5 (31.25%) jQuery
8 5 (31.25%) Entity Framework
8 5 (31.25%) Windows
8 5 (31.25%) SQL
8 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (25.00%) VBA
9 4 (25.00%) MS Access
9 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (25.00%) WCF
10 3 (18.75%) Content Management
10 3 (18.75%) WPF
10 3 (18.75%) LINQ
10 3 (18.75%) RESTful
10 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (18.75%) LINQ to SQL
10 3 (18.75%) Sitefinity
10 3 (18.75%) Relational Database

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) CMS
1 3 (18.75%) Sitefinity
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (18.75%) Serverless
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) MS Access
3 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) .NET Developer
3 9 (56.25%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (56.25%) C# Developer
4 4 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Systems Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (6.25%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (56.25%) WinForms
3 8 (50.00%) CSS
4 7 (43.75%) HTML
5 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
5 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (31.25%) Entity Framework
6 5 (31.25%) jQuery
7 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (25.00%) WCF
8 3 (18.75%) .NET Core
8 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
8 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (18.75%) LINQ
8 3 (18.75%) LINQ to SQL
8 3 (18.75%) React
8 3 (18.75%) RESTful
8 3 (18.75%) Sass
8 3 (18.75%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) MVC
2 6 (37.50%) Web Development
3 3 (18.75%) Content Management
3 3 (18.75%) OO
3 3 (18.75%) OOP
3 3 (18.75%) SOLID
4 2 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) VBA
5 3 (18.75%) VB
6 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
7 1 (6.25%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft