The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET 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.NET over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 10 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 11.76% - 4.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.43% - 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £32,500 - £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
VB.NET
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
28 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 54.90% 44.44% 69.57%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 16
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,358 £37,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Blackpool

VB.NET
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Blackpool region citing VB.NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.NET.

1 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) WPF
2 16 (94.12%) Web Services
2 16 (94.12%) WCF
3 11 (64.71%) Asset Management
3 11 (64.71%) .NET Framework
4 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (23.53%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (11.76%) SQL
8 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
8 1 (5.88%) WinForms

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Blackpool region citing VB.NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (94.12%) .NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) WPF Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) WPF
2 16 (94.12%) WCF
2 16 (94.12%) Web Services
3 11 (64.71%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.88%) WinForms
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Asset Management
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft