Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 185 103 126
Rank change year-on-year -82 +23 -62
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 108 217 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.37% 2.90% 2.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.36% 5.01% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 89 200 157
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - -
10th Percentile £22,250 £23,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year - +1.35% +5.71%

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 Manchester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4578 4335 3714
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 58.08% 57.84% 49.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3893 3834 3255
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £25,850
90th Percentile £61,750 £61,250 £56,050
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Manchester

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for VB.NET in Manchester

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in Manchester over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in Manchester

VB.NET
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 25 November 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
Bolton +16 16 £32,500 -3.70%
Stockport -18 9 £37,500 -
Heywood - 7 £19,500 -
Oldham +12 5 £32,625 +8.75% 1
Altrincham -18 4 £37,500 -11.76%
Wigan -3 2 £52,500 +64.06%
Cheadle - 2 £40,000 -
Bury - 1 £18,000 -
VB.NET
North West

For the 6 months to 25 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 Manchester region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 108 (100.00%) .NET
2 79 (73.15%) C#
3 66 (61.11%) SQL
4 65 (60.19%) SQL Server
5 50 (46.30%) HTML
6 42 (38.89%) CSS
7 38 (35.19%) ASP.NET
8 31 (28.70%) JavaScript
8 31 (28.70%) Microsoft
8 31 (28.70%) Degree
9 24 (22.22%) XML
9 24 (22.22%) Windows
10 23 (21.30%) T-SQL
10 23 (21.30%) VB
11 22 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (18.52%) Web Development
13 18 (16.67%) .NET Framework
14 17 (15.74%) Web Services
14 17 (15.74%) MVC
15 16 (14.81%) Entity Framework
16 15 (13.89%) WCF
16 15 (13.89%) jQuery
16 15 (13.89%) OOP
16 15 (13.89%) OO
17 14 (12.96%) Finance
18 13 (12.04%) VBA
19 12 (11.11%) ERP
19 12 (11.11%) WinForms
19 12 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
20 11 (10.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 5 (4.63%) IIS
2 4 (3.70%) Apache
3 3 (2.78%) CMS
3 3 (2.78%) Sitefinity
4 2 (1.85%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (9.26%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.78%) Serverless
3 2 (1.85%) Office 365
4 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.93%) PaaS
4 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.85%) Firewall
1 2 (1.85%) SMS
2 1 (0.93%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (60.19%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 8 (7.41%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (6.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (5.56%) RDBMS
7 5 (4.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (3.70%) MS Access
9 2 (1.85%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.85%) MySQL
9 2 (1.85%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.85%) QlikView
10 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (8.33%) Subversion
2 3 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.85%) GoogleTest
3 2 (1.85%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.85%) Selenium
3 2 (1.85%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.85%) TestComplete
4 1 (0.93%) JIRA
4 1 (0.93%) MSTest
4 1 (0.93%) Zephyr
General
1 14 (12.96%) Finance
2 9 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 9 (8.33%) Retail
3 6 (5.56%) Marketing
4 5 (4.63%) Electronics
4 5 (4.63%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.78%) Advertising
5 3 (2.78%) Automotive
5 3 (2.78%) Legal
6 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.93%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 74 (68.52%) Developer
2 50 (46.30%) .NET Developer
3 30 (27.78%) C# Developer
4 27 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (21.30%) Software Developer
6 18 (16.67%) Analyst
7 17 (15.74%) ASP.NET Developer
8 16 (14.81%) C# Software Developer
8 16 (14.81%) Graduate
9 15 (13.89%) .NET Software Developer
9 15 (13.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (13.89%) Graduate Developer
10 12 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
10 12 (11.11%) Senior Developer
10 12 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
11 10 (9.26%) SQL Developer
12 8 (7.41%) C# VB.NET Developer
13 7 (6.48%) Analyst Programmer
13 7 (6.48%) Programmer
14 6 (5.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (100.00%) .NET
2 50 (46.30%) HTML
3 42 (38.89%) CSS
4 38 (35.19%) ASP.NET
5 24 (22.22%) XML
6 18 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 17 (15.74%) Web Services
8 16 (14.81%) Entity Framework
9 15 (13.89%) jQuery
9 15 (13.89%) WCF
10 12 (11.11%) WinForms
11 10 (9.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 9 (8.33%) AngularJS
12 9 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (8.33%) Regular Expression
13 8 (7.41%) Ajax
14 7 (6.48%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (6.48%) DHTML
15 6 (5.56%) WPF
16 5 (4.63%) React
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.41%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.63%) Chip and PIN
3 5 (4.63%) EPoS
4 4 (3.70%) AS400
4 4 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (3.70%) iPad
4 4 (3.70%) iSeries
4 4 (3.70%) User Experience
5 3 (2.78%) Fintech
5 3 (2.78%) Life Science
6 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.93%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 24 (22.22%) Windows
2 11 (10.19%) Android
3 6 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.93%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.52%) Web Development
2 17 (15.74%) MVC
3 15 (13.89%) OO
3 15 (13.89%) OOP
4 12 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (11.11%) ERP
5 10 (9.26%) Android Development
5 10 (9.26%) Software Engineering
6 9 (8.33%) Project Management
6 9 (8.33%) Software Testing
7 8 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (7.41%) Scrum
7 8 (7.41%) SDLC
8 7 (6.48%) SOLID
8 7 (6.48%) Test Automation
8 7 (6.48%) Time Management
8 7 (6.48%) Web Design
9 6 (5.56%) E-Commerce
9 6 (5.56%) iOS Development
9 6 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 79 (73.15%) C#
2 66 (61.11%) SQL
3 31 (28.70%) JavaScript
4 23 (21.30%) T-SQL
4 23 (21.30%) VB
5 13 (12.04%) VBA
6 11 (10.19%) C++
6 11 (10.19%) RPG
6 11 (10.19%) RPG IV
7 8 (7.41%) Java
8 7 (6.48%) Python
9 4 (3.70%) VBScript
10 3 (2.78%) PHP
10 3 (2.78%) VB6
11 2 (1.85%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.85%) Ruby
12 1 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (28.70%) Degree
2 7 (6.48%) ISTQB
2 7 (6.48%) Master's Degree
3 6 (5.56%) MCP
3 6 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.85%) ISEB
5 1 (0.93%) HNC
5 1 (0.93%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.85%) PMO
2 1 (0.93%) HIPAA
2 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 31 (28.70%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.19%) IBM
3 5 (4.63%) SAP
4 2 (1.85%) Google
5 1 (0.93%) Adobe
5 1 (0.93%) Cisco
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle
5 1 (0.93%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.93%) Telerik