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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - - 9
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool - - 21.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 32.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 12
Average salary - - £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Programming Languages Category
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18 13 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 72.00% 30.23% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 34
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -0.90%
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