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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - 18 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool - 3.28% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 6.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £37,250 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,600
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.33%
VB
Lancashire

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
20 32 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 46.51% 52.46% 72.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 18
Median salary £46,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.36% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £44,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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