Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 89 71
Rank change year-on-year +26 -18 +1
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 22 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.22% 1.22% 1.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.08% 2.27% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 13
Merseyside median annual salary £57,500 £41,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.72% -16.50% +72.41%
10th Percentile £41,700 £26,850 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,000 £67,500
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 Merseyside with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 539 706 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 54.28% 53.85% 46.59%
Number of salaries quoted 406 503 341
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £51,250
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 Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Merseyside

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for VB.NET in Merseyside

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in Merseyside over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in Merseyside

VB.NET
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 24 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
St Helens +3 17 £57,500 +79.69% 1
Liverpool +15 3 £39,000 -6.59%
Prescot - 1 - -
VB.NET
North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 22 (100.00%) .NET
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (86.36%) VB
3 18 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (81.82%) TDD
3 18 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (77.27%) Kanban
4 17 (77.27%) Spring.NET
4 17 (77.27%) WPF
4 17 (77.27%) NUnit
4 17 (77.27%) Scrum
4 17 (77.27%) WinForms
4 17 (77.27%) Telecoms
4 17 (77.27%) Broadband
4 17 (77.27%) Windows
4 17 (77.27%) Dependency Injection
4 17 (77.27%) Inversion of Control
4 17 (77.27%) MSTest
4 17 (77.27%) MVVM
4 17 (77.27%) Ninject
4 17 (77.27%) Unity DI Container
4 17 (77.27%) SQL Server 2016
4 17 (77.27%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (22.73%) C#
6 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 2 (9.09%) Finance
7 2 (9.09%) Legal
7 2 (9.09%) MVC
7 2 (9.09%) ITIL

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (77.27%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (77.27%) MSTest
1 17 (77.27%) NUnit
General
1 17 (77.27%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (81.82%) .NET Developer
3 17 (77.27%) Telecoms Developer
4 1 (4.55%) CRM Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (77.27%) Ninject
2 17 (77.27%) Spring.NET
2 17 (77.27%) Unity DI Container
2 17 (77.27%) WinForms
2 17 (77.27%) WPF
3 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 2 (9.09%) Ajax
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (9.09%) jQuery
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 17 (77.27%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
1 18 (81.82%) TDD
2 17 (77.27%) Dependency Injection
2 17 (77.27%) Inversion of Control
2 17 (77.27%) Kanban
2 17 (77.27%) MVVM
2 17 (77.27%) Scrum
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) MVC
3 2 (9.09%) Web Design
4 1 (4.55%) CRM
4 1 (4.55%) OO
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) VB
2 5 (22.73%) C#
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft