The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 34 34
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester - 0.56% 1.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.79% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £27,500 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -13.38%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  

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 Chester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 112 126 90
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 73.20% 70.79% 48.39%
Number of salaries quoted 108 116 60
Median salary £38,000 £31,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.63% -24.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester citing VB.NET as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Chester

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for VB.NET in Chester

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Chester region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) HL7
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSL
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) HL7
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft