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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Manchester / Wigan
Rank 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 2.78% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.65% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £35,750 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,590
% change year-on-year +6.66% +5.36%  

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 Wigan with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Wigan
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 43 9 53
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wigan 59.72% 56.25% 72.60%
Number of salaries quoted 43 8 25
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -1.51%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
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 Wigan

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wigan 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 Wigan

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Salary trend for VB.NET in Wigan

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

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

1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) WinForms
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (50.00%) Google
3 3 (50.00%) Business Development
3 3 (50.00%) WCF
3 3 (50.00%) WPF
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Kanban
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) DevOps
3 3 (50.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 3 (50.00%) Machine Learning
3 3 (50.00%) GitHub
3 3 (50.00%) SOLID
3 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) IBM
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) OOP
3 3 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) N-Tier
4 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) VBA

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan 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 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Agile .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Machine Learning Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Database Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Database Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) IT Support
4 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
2 3 (50.00%) WinForms
2 3 (50.00%) WPF
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Business Development
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps
1 3 (50.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
1 3 (50.00%) Kanban
1 3 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 3 (50.00%) OO
1 3 (50.00%) OOP
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) SOLID
1 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) MCTS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Google
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Avaya
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Dell
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Wonderware