The first table below looks at the demand for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Blackpool region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - - 8
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool - - 21.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 12
Average salary - - £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19 13 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 70.37% 30.23% 63.93%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 33
Average salary £38,750 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.90% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB
Lancashire

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Blackpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

VB
Salary Trend in Blackpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Blackpool region.

VB Salary Trend in Blackpool