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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 97 108
Rank change year-on-year -48 +11  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 64 82 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.52% 2.35% 2.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.49% 4.18% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 57 68 71
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,875 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,625 £47,500
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 Manchester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2570 1963 1735
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 61.12% 56.18% 52.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5185 3689 3219
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,250 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £55,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 28 June 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
Stockport -13 7 £36,250 -6.45% 1
Bolton 0 5 £32,500 -10.34% 1
Oldham +4 3 £30,250 -13.57% 1
Cheadle - 3 £40,000 -
Heywood - 3 - - 1
Salford - 2 £35,000 -
Wigan - 2 £38,750 -
Altrincham -3 1 £45,000 -
Bury - 1 £18,000 -
VB.NET
North West

For the 6 months to 28 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 Manchester region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 158 (100.00%) .NET
2 131 (82.91%) C#
3 107 (67.72%) SQL Server
4 87 (55.06%) SQL
5 69 (43.67%) ASP.NET
6 62 (39.24%) HTML
7 42 (26.58%) CSS
8 40 (25.32%) MVC
9 39 (24.68%) WinForms
10 36 (22.78%) Microsoft
11 34 (21.52%) JavaScript
11 34 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
12 33 (20.89%) Web Services
13 31 (19.62%) Web Development
14 29 (18.35%) T-SQL
15 27 (17.09%) VB
16 25 (15.82%) Windows
17 23 (14.56%) .NET Framework
17 23 (14.56%) Degree
17 23 (14.56%) WCF
17 23 (14.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 22 (13.92%) WPF
18 22 (13.92%) Microsoft Azure
19 21 (13.29%) TDD
20 20 (12.66%) XML
20 20 (12.66%) OO
20 20 (12.66%) Mobile Development
21 19 (12.03%) OOP
22 17 (10.76%) jQuery
22 17 (10.76%) Entity Framework

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 9 (5.70%) Apache
2 6 (3.80%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.53%) IIS
4 2 (1.27%) CMS
4 2 (1.27%) Sitefinity
4 2 (1.27%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (8.23%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (4.43%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.90%) Visualfiles
2 2 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.63%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 22 (13.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.43%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.53%) Office 365
3 4 (2.53%) PaaS
4 3 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.90%) GitHub
4 3 (1.90%) SaaS
5 1 (0.63%) IaaS
5 1 (0.63%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.63%) Internet
1 1 (0.63%) SMS
1 1 (0.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (67.72%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (5.06%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (4.43%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.16%) RDBMS
5 5 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.90%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (1.90%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.90%) MySQL
7 3 (1.90%) Power BI
8 2 (1.27%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 2 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (8.23%) Subversion
2 9 (5.70%) NUnit
2 9 (5.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (5.06%) Git (software)
3 8 (5.06%) Selenium
4 6 (3.80%) Moq
5 5 (3.16%) MSTest
5 5 (3.16%) Rhino Mocks
6 4 (2.53%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.90%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.27%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (1.27%) TestComplete
8 2 (1.27%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.63%) Ant
9 1 (0.63%) Gradle
9 1 (0.63%) Log4Net
9 1 (0.63%) Maven
9 1 (0.63%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (5.06%) Legal
2 7 (4.43%) Advertising
3 6 (3.80%) Marketing
4 5 (3.16%) Automotive
4 5 (3.16%) Back Office
4 5 (3.16%) Finance
4 5 (3.16%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.53%) Local Government
6 2 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 116 (73.42%) Developer
2 77 (48.73%) .NET Developer
3 45 (28.48%) C# Developer
4 30 (18.99%) C# .NET Developer
4 30 (18.99%) Software Developer
5 25 (15.82%) ASP.NET Developer
6 21 (13.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 20 (12.66%) .NET Software Developer
8 19 (12.03%) Analyst
8 19 (12.03%) Senior Developer
9 18 (11.39%) C# Software Developer
9 18 (11.39%) Senior .NET Developer
10 15 (9.49%) SQL Developer
11 12 (7.59%) VB.NET Developer
12 10 (6.33%) Analyst Programmer
12 10 (6.33%) Programmer
12 10 (6.33%) RPG Analyst Programmer
12 10 (6.33%) RPG Programmer
13 9 (5.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 7 (4.43%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (100.00%) .NET
2 69 (43.67%) ASP.NET
3 62 (39.24%) HTML
4 42 (26.58%) CSS
5 39 (24.68%) WinForms
6 33 (20.89%) Web Services
7 23 (14.56%) .NET Framework
7 23 (14.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 23 (14.56%) WCF
8 22 (13.92%) WPF
9 20 (12.66%) XML
10 17 (10.76%) Entity Framework
10 17 (10.76%) jQuery
11 15 (9.49%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (9.49%) ASP.NET Web API
12 13 (8.23%) AngularJS
12 13 (8.23%) Regular Expression
12 13 (8.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (5.06%) Lambda Expressions
13 8 (5.06%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (8.23%) Mobile App
2 12 (7.59%) iPad
3 10 (6.33%) AS400
4 9 (5.70%) iSeries
5 6 (3.80%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (3.80%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.16%) Tandem
7 3 (1.90%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.90%) Raspberry Pi
8 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.27%) Life Science
9 1 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.63%) NHS
9 1 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (15.82%) Windows
2 12 (7.59%) Android
3 5 (3.16%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.53%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.63%) Linux
5 1 (0.63%) Unix
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (25.32%) MVC
2 34 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (19.62%) Web Development
4 21 (13.29%) TDD
5 20 (12.66%) Mobile Development
5 20 (12.66%) OO
6 19 (12.03%) OOP
7 16 (10.13%) Scrum
8 14 (8.86%) Project Management
8 14 (8.86%) Software Engineering
9 12 (7.59%) ERP
9 12 (7.59%) Kanban
10 11 (6.96%) SOLID
11 10 (6.33%) Requirements Analysis
12 9 (5.70%) Android Development
12 9 (5.70%) Test Automation
12 9 (5.70%) Unit Testing
13 8 (5.06%) BDD
13 8 (5.06%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (5.06%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 131 (82.91%) C#
2 87 (55.06%) SQL
3 34 (21.52%) JavaScript
4 29 (18.35%) T-SQL
5 27 (17.09%) VB
6 13 (8.23%) RPG
6 13 (8.23%) RPG IV
7 7 (4.43%) PowerShell
8 6 (3.80%) VB6
9 5 (3.16%) Java
10 3 (1.90%) C++
10 3 (1.90%) VBScript
11 2 (1.27%) Delphi
11 2 (1.27%) PHP
11 2 (1.27%) VBA
11 2 (1.27%) XAML
12 1 (0.63%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (14.56%) Degree
2 6 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.16%) MCP
4 3 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.90%) ISEB
4 3 (1.90%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.63%) CCNA
5 1 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.63%) MCITP
5 1 (0.63%) MCSE
5 1 (0.63%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.16%) QA
2 3 (1.90%) HIPAA
System Software
1 2 (1.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 36 (22.78%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.49%) IBM
3 3 (1.90%) Google
3 3 (1.90%) LexisNexis
3 3 (1.90%) Oracle
3 3 (1.90%) Telerik
4 2 (1.27%) Cisco
5 1 (0.63%) Avaya
5 1 (0.63%) Dell
5 1 (0.63%) Sage
5 1 (0.63%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.63%) Twitter
5 1 (0.63%) VMware
5 1 (0.63%) Wonderware
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