The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackpool region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Lancashire / Blackpool
Rank - 5 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool - 6.67% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 14.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
- +0.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Blackpool region.

Programming Languages Category
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
16 7 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 66.67% 46.67% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 24
Median salary £32,500 £29,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% -10.76%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Blackpool region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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