Period
to 16 December 2018

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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 114 56
Rank change year-on-year -14 -58 +11
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 22 69 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.93% 2.22% 4.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.89% 4.19% 7.76%
Number of salaries quoted 20 62 95
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,250 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.91% +22.66% -8.57%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,375 £22,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £54,500 £42,500
North West median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% - +1.35%

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 1,166 1,646 1,289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 49.41% 52.94% 55.99%
Number of salaries quoted 952 1,351 1,135
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -2.60%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £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 16 December 2018.

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 16 December 2018. 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
Warrington -8 11 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Crewe -4 4 £40,000 +14.29%
Macclesfield +17 2 £22,500 -35.71% 1
Chester - 2 £45,000 -
Knutsford +19 1 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Northwich -3 1 £42,500 +21.43% 1
Frodsham - 1 £28,000 -
VB.NET
North West

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, 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 22 (100.00%) C#
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (68.18%) SQL Server
3 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 14 (63.64%) SQL
3 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 13 (59.09%) MVC
5 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 9 (40.91%) WinForms
7 8 (36.36%) T-SQL
7 8 (36.36%) HTML
8 7 (31.82%) VB
8 7 (31.82%) jQuery
9 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
9 6 (27.27%) SOLID
10 5 (22.73%) Microservices
10 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (22.73%) Web Development
10 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio
10 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
11 4 (18.18%) Web Services
11 4 (18.18%) CSS
11 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (18.18%) VB6
11 4 (18.18%) QA
11 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
11 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (18.18%) Git (software)

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (68.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.55%) Power BI
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio
2 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 3 (13.64%) NUnit
4 2 (9.09%) Moq
4 2 (9.09%) Subversion
4 2 (9.09%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (4.55%) AccuRev
5 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.55%) HP UFT
5 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.55%) JIRA
5 1 (4.55%) JMeter
5 1 (4.55%) Selenium
5 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 14 (63.64%) C# Developer
3 13 (59.09%) .NET Developer
4 10 (45.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (18.18%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 4 (18.18%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
7 2 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Graduate ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Graduate C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Junior Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Senior SQL Developer
7 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 9 (40.91%) WinForms
4 8 (36.36%) HTML
5 7 (31.82%) jQuery
6 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
7 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (18.18%) .NET Core
8 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (18.18%) CSS
8 4 (18.18%) Web Services
9 3 (13.64%) HTML5
9 3 (13.64%) React
9 3 (13.64%) WCF
9 3 (13.64%) WPF
10 2 (9.09%) Ajax
10 2 (9.09%) SignalR
11 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
11 1 (4.55%) JSON
11 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
2 3 (13.64%) N-Tier
2 3 (13.64%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Android
1 3 (13.64%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Unix
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) MVC
2 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) SOLID
4 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
4 5 (22.73%) Microservices
4 5 (22.73%) Web Development
5 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Web Application Development
6 3 (13.64%) Analytics
6 3 (13.64%) Commercial Awareness
6 3 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (13.64%) MVVM
6 3 (13.64%) OCR
6 3 (13.64%) OO
6 3 (13.64%) Product Management
6 3 (13.64%) Scrum
6 3 (13.64%) SDLC
7 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (63.64%) SQL
3 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (36.36%) T-SQL
5 7 (31.82%) VB
6 4 (18.18%) VB6
7 1 (4.55%) Java
7 1 (4.55%) VBA
7 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) ISEB
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.55%) MCSA
3 1 (4.55%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Xamarin
3 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
3 1 (4.55%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle