Period
to 19 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 19 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 119 134 72
Rank change year-on-year +15 -62 +1
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 21 54 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.02% 1.72% 3.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.08% 3.06% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 21 34 65
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +60.00%
10th Percentile £26,750 £20,500 £26,100
90th Percentile £47,500 £55,000 £48,750
North West median annual salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -7.50% +6.67% +7.14%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,009 1,763 1,342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 49.22% 56.31% 56.99%
Number of salaries quoted 759 1,368 1,135
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Cheshire

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for VB.NET in Cheshire

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in Cheshire over the 6 months to 19 May 2019.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in Cheshire

VB.NET
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 19 May 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe +2 5 £45,000 +9.09%
Northwich -5 5 £42,500 +9.68%
Runcorn - 4 £28,500 -
Chester +19 2 £42,500 +77.08%
Warrington -5 2 £31,000 -22.50% 2
Macclesfield +8 1 £22,500 -35.71%
VB.NET
North West

For the 6 months to 19 May 2019, IT jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (80.95%) C#
3 13 (61.90%) SQL
3 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
4 12 (57.14%) MVC
5 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
6 8 (38.10%) .NET Core
7 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 7 (33.33%) HTML
8 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 6 (28.57%) CSS
8 6 (28.57%) Web Services
8 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
8 6 (28.57%) AngularJS
9 5 (23.81%) DevOps
9 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
9 5 (23.81%) Razor View Engine
9 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (23.81%) Entity Framework
9 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (23.81%) MCSD
9 5 (23.81%) Scrum
9 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
10 4 (19.05%) Dynamics NAV
10 4 (19.05%) Dynamics GP
10 4 (19.05%) Web Development

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Dynamics GP
1 4 (19.05%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (19.05%) Infor SunSystems
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) .NET Developer
3 9 (42.86%) C# Developer
4 6 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (23.81%) Systems Developer
6 4 (19.05%) Consultant
6 4 (19.05%) Support Consultant
6 4 (19.05%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (19.05%) Technical Support
6 4 (19.05%) Technical Support Consultant
6 4 (19.05%) Web Developer
7 3 (14.29%) C# Web Developer
8 2 (9.52%) Project Leader
8 2 (9.52%) SQL Developer
9 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (4.76%) Graduate
9 1 (4.76%) Junior
9 1 (4.76%) Junior Developer
9 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
9 1 (4.76%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (38.10%) .NET Core
3 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 7 (33.33%) HTML
4 6 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 6 (28.57%) CSS
4 6 (28.57%) Web Services
5 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
5 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (23.81%) Entity Framework
5 5 (23.81%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (9.52%) jQuery
7 1 (4.76%) Ajax
7 1 (4.76%) JSON
7 1 (4.76%) REST
7 1 (4.76%) RESTful
7 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (4.76%) WPF
7 1 (4.76%) XML
7 1 (4.76%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
1 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) MVC
2 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (23.81%) DevOps
3 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
3 5 (23.81%) Scrum
4 4 (19.05%) Web Development
5 2 (9.52%) Coaching
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.76%) High Availability
6 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
6 1 (4.76%) Migration
6 1 (4.76%) OO
6 1 (4.76%) PRINCE
6 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) C#
2 13 (61.90%) SQL
3 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) MCSD
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
1 4 (19.05%) Terminal Server
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Citrix
2 4 (19.05%) CODA
2 4 (19.05%) Sun
2 4 (19.05%) VMware