Period
to 26 July 2017

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 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 54 82
Rank change year-on-year -37 +28 -29
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 74 92 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.82% 4.15% 3.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.08% 8.05% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 59 94 128
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £31,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.00% -21.88% +25.98%
10th Percentile £28,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £43,750 £42,875
North West median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%

VB.NET is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1456 1143 1800
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 55.45% 51.60% 52.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1227 1006 1459
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £52,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

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 26 July 2017.

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 26 July 2017. 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 +5 27 £39,000 +41.82%
Warrington -23 26 £40,000 +60.00%
Macclesfield -3 7 £25,000 - 1
Northwich +9 5 £35,000 +7.69%
Runcorn -2 3 £37,500 +7.14%
Knutsford - 3 £27,500 -
Chester +9 1 £32,500 +6.56%
VB.NET
North West

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 74 (100.00%) .NET
2 71 (95.95%) C#
3 54 (72.97%) SQL Server
4 53 (71.62%) SQL
5 38 (51.35%) WinForms
6 32 (43.24%) ASP.NET
7 26 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (35.14%) Unit Testing
8 22 (29.73%) Web Services
8 22 (29.73%) HTML
9 20 (27.03%) WPF
10 19 (25.68%) Web Development
10 19 (25.68%) Windows
10 19 (25.68%) MVC
11 18 (24.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 18 (24.32%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (22.97%) JavaScript
12 17 (22.97%) VB
12 17 (22.97%) CSS
12 17 (22.97%) MySQL
13 16 (21.62%) .NET Framework
14 15 (20.27%) WCF
14 15 (20.27%) SQL Server 2008
14 15 (20.27%) Java
14 15 (20.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 14 (18.92%) Microsoft
16 13 (17.57%) Business Intelligence
16 13 (17.57%) Scrum
16 13 (17.57%) Waterfall
16 13 (17.57%) JIRA

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 9 (12.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) Trello
2 3 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.05%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (72.97%) SQL Server
2 18 (24.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (22.97%) MySQL
4 15 (20.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (17.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (17.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (12.16%) MongoDB
6 9 (12.16%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (12.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (9.46%) SQL Server 2016
8 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (5.41%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (17.57%) JIRA
2 9 (12.16%) Selenium
3 5 (6.76%) MSTest
3 5 (6.76%) NUnit
4 3 (4.05%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (6.76%) Automotive
1 5 (6.76%) Music Industry
2 4 (5.41%) Retail
3 2 (2.70%) Advertising
3 2 (2.70%) Finance
4 1 (1.35%) Banking
4 1 (1.35%) Legal
4 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 68 (91.89%) Developer
2 41 (55.41%) .NET Developer
3 36 (48.65%) C# Developer
4 29 (39.19%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (31.08%) VB.NET Developer
6 21 (28.38%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 19 (25.68%) Software Developer
8 9 (12.16%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (12.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (9.46%) Senior Developer
9 7 (9.46%) Senior Software Developer
10 5 (6.76%) C# Web Developer
10 5 (6.76%) Web Developer
11 4 (5.41%) C# Software Developer
11 4 (5.41%) Graduate .NET Developer
11 4 (5.41%) Graduate C# Developer
11 4 (5.41%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (5.41%) Junior Developer
11 4 (5.41%) SQL Developer
11 4 (5.41%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (51.35%) WinForms
3 32 (43.24%) ASP.NET
4 22 (29.73%) HTML
4 22 (29.73%) Web Services
5 20 (27.03%) WPF
6 17 (22.97%) CSS
7 16 (21.62%) .NET Framework
8 15 (20.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 15 (20.27%) WCF
9 12 (16.22%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (13.51%) SOAP
10 10 (13.51%) XML
11 9 (12.16%) Entity Framework
11 9 (12.16%) jQuery
11 9 (12.16%) MDX
11 9 (12.16%) RESTful
12 6 (8.11%) AngularJS
12 6 (8.11%) HTML5
13 5 (6.76%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) N-Tier
2 4 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.05%) iPad
4 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.35%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.35%) Social Media
4 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.68%) Windows
2 4 (5.41%) Android
2 4 (5.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (35.14%) Unit Testing
2 19 (25.68%) MVC
2 19 (25.68%) Web Development
3 18 (24.32%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (17.57%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (17.57%) Scrum
4 13 (17.57%) Translating Business Requirements
4 13 (17.57%) Waterfall
5 12 (16.22%) Test Automation
6 9 (12.16%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (12.16%) SOA
6 9 (12.16%) TDD
7 8 (10.81%) Kanban
8 5 (6.76%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (6.76%) Migration
8 5 (6.76%) MVVM
8 5 (6.76%) OO
9 4 (5.41%) Information Security
9 4 (5.41%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 71 (95.95%) C#
2 53 (71.62%) SQL
3 17 (22.97%) JavaScript
3 17 (22.97%) VB
4 15 (20.27%) Java
5 12 (16.22%) T-SQL
6 9 (12.16%) XPath
6 9 (12.16%) XQuery
7 8 (10.81%) VB6
8 4 (5.41%) PHP
9 2 (2.70%) VBA
10 1 (1.35%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (5.41%) Degree
2 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) HL7
1 1 (1.35%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.22%) Oracle
3 3 (4.05%) Google
3 3 (4.05%) IBM
4 2 (2.70%) Netezza
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Posted: 22 hours ago
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