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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
North West / Manchester
Rank 106 113 78
Rank change year-on-year +7 -35  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 97 71 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.46% 2.11% 3.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.09% 4.01% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 90 64 115
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.10% -8.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  

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 Manchester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2370 1772 1965
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 60.14% 52.57% 52.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2012 1503 1730
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 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 3 months to 25 March 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton -6 9 £30,000 -
Oldham - 8 £34,000 -
Altrincham - 6 £42,500 -
Cheadle +6 4 £38,750 +50.48% 2
Bury -10 4 £37,500 +7.14%
Sale -4 3 £30,500 -23.75%
Stockport -1 2 £36,750 +15.74% 1
Wigan - 2 £35,750 -
Salford - 1 £32,500 -
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 198 (100.00%) .NET
2 170 (85.86%) C#
3 157 (79.29%) SQL Server
4 104 (52.53%) ASP.NET
5 77 (38.89%) HTML
6 74 (37.37%) SQL
7 63 (31.82%) MVC
8 60 (30.30%) WinForms
9 59 (29.80%) CSS
10 57 (28.79%) Windows
11 55 (27.78%) JavaScript
12 47 (23.74%) Agile Software Development
13 45 (22.73%) Web Development
14 42 (21.21%) Microsoft
15 40 (20.20%) WPF
16 38 (19.19%) TDD
17 35 (17.68%) Web Services
18 34 (17.17%) VB
18 34 (17.17%) jQuery
19 28 (14.14%) Scrum
20 27 (13.64%) Software Engineering
21 26 (13.13%) Kanban
22 25 (12.63%) Continuous Integration
23 24 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
23 24 (12.12%) T-SQL
23 24 (12.12%) SQL Server 2014
24 23 (11.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
24 23 (11.62%) NUnit
24 23 (11.62%) Project Management
25 22 (11.11%) XML

VB.NET
Top Related 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 14 (7.07%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (2.02%) Apache
4 3 (1.52%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.51%) IIS
5 1 (0.51%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.54%) MS Office
3 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.53%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.52%) GitHub
4 2 (1.01%) IaaS
4 2 (1.01%) PaaS
5 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.51%) Firewall
1 1 (0.51%) ISDN
1 1 (0.51%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (79.29%) SQL Server
2 24 (12.12%) SQL Server 2014
3 15 (7.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (6.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (5.05%) MySQL
6 9 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.53%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.02%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.52%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (1.52%) MS Access
9 3 (1.52%) Power BI
10 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.51%) Big Data
11 1 (0.51%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 23 (11.62%) NUnit
2 20 (10.10%) Moq
3 19 (9.60%) MSTest
3 19 (9.60%) Rhino Mocks
4 17 (8.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (5.56%) Git (software)
6 9 (4.55%) Subversion
7 7 (3.54%) Selenium
8 6 (3.03%) Visual Studio
9 4 (2.02%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.52%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (1.01%) Ant
11 2 (1.01%) Gradle
11 2 (1.01%) Maven
11 2 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.51%) AccuRev
12 1 (0.51%) JIRA
12 1 (0.51%) Log4Net
12 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 20 (10.10%) Marketing
2 10 (5.05%) Finance
3 8 (4.04%) Legal
3 8 (4.04%) Local Government
3 8 (4.04%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.03%) Back Office
5 5 (2.53%) Law
6 4 (2.02%) Automotive
7 2 (1.01%) Banking
7 2 (1.01%) Retail
7 2 (1.01%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.51%) Advertising
8 1 (0.51%) Games
Job Titles
1 164 (82.83%) Developer
2 113 (57.07%) .NET Developer
3 57 (28.79%) C# Developer
4 48 (24.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 42 (21.21%) .NET Software Developer
6 40 (20.20%) ASP.NET Developer
7 38 (19.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 34 (17.17%) Software Developer
9 23 (11.62%) Senior Developer
10 22 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
11 18 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
12 17 (8.59%) Junior
13 16 (8.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 16 (8.08%) VB.NET Developer
14 12 (6.06%) Analyst
15 10 (5.05%) HTML Developer
15 10 (5.05%) SQL Developer
15 10 (5.05%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
16 9 (4.55%) C# VB.NET Developer
16 9 (4.55%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (100.00%) .NET
2 104 (52.53%) ASP.NET
3 77 (38.89%) HTML
4 60 (30.30%) WinForms
5 59 (29.80%) CSS
6 40 (20.20%) WPF
7 35 (17.68%) Web Services
8 34 (17.17%) jQuery
9 24 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
10 23 (11.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 22 (11.11%) XML
12 21 (10.61%) .NET Framework
13 19 (9.60%) Castle Windsor
13 19 (9.60%) Ninject
13 19 (9.60%) Spring.NET
13 19 (9.60%) Unity DI Container
13 19 (9.60%) WCF
14 17 (8.59%) AngularJS
14 17 (8.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 13 (6.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (6.57%) Mobile App
2 8 (4.04%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.54%) iSeries
3 7 (3.54%) Tandem
4 6 (3.03%) N-Tier
5 5 (2.53%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.53%) iPad
6 4 (2.02%) AS400
7 3 (1.52%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.51%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.51%) Life Science
8 1 (0.51%) Online Games
8 1 (0.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 57 (28.79%) Windows
2 7 (3.54%) Android
2 7 (3.54%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.02%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (31.82%) MVC
2 47 (23.74%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (22.73%) Web Development
4 38 (19.19%) TDD
5 28 (14.14%) Scrum
6 27 (13.64%) Software Engineering
7 26 (13.13%) Kanban
8 25 (12.63%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (11.62%) Project Management
10 21 (10.61%) Requirements Analysis
11 19 (9.60%) Dependency Injection
11 19 (9.60%) Inversion of Control
11 19 (9.60%) MVVM
11 19 (9.60%) OOP
12 18 (9.09%) Mobile Development
13 15 (7.58%) OO
14 11 (5.56%) BDD
15 10 (5.05%) Responsive Web Design
15 10 (5.05%) SDLC
16 9 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 170 (85.86%) C#
2 74 (37.37%) SQL
3 55 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 34 (17.17%) VB
5 24 (12.12%) T-SQL
6 15 (7.58%) PowerShell
7 13 (6.57%) VBA
8 9 (4.55%) PHP
9 6 (3.03%) Java
10 4 (2.02%) RPG
10 4 (2.02%) RPG IV
11 3 (1.52%) VB6
12 2 (1.01%) Delphi
12 2 (1.01%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.01%) VBScript
13 1 (0.51%) Python
13 1 (0.51%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.51%) XAML
Qualifications
1 19 (9.60%) Degree
2 5 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.02%) ISEB
3 4 (2.02%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.52%) MCP
5 1 (0.51%) CCNA
5 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.51%) MCITP
5 1 (0.51%) MCSE
5 1 (0.51%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.54%) QA
2 3 (1.52%) SLA
3 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.51%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 42 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.05%) IBM
3 9 (4.55%) Twitter
4 5 (2.53%) LexisNexis
5 3 (1.52%) Google
5 3 (1.52%) Oracle
6 2 (1.01%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.51%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.51%) Avaya
7 1 (0.51%) Cisco
7 1 (0.51%) Dell
7 1 (0.51%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.51%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.51%) VMware
7 1 (0.51%) Wonderware
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Stockport
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheadle
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + 20% Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago