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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 8 16 5
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 9 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 17.65% 2.50% 34.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.37% 3.33% 40.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 13
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £35,000 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £35,000 £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
19 30 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 37.25% 75.00% 86.05%
Number of salaries quoted 17 28 33
Average salary £32,500 £28,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.03% +7.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £22,550 £24,824
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) WPF
2 8 (88.89%) WCF
2 8 (88.89%) Web Services
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) Asset Management
4 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
7 1 (11.11%) WinForms
7 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (88.89%) .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) WPF Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) WPF
2 8 (88.89%) WCF
2 8 (88.89%) Web Services
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) WinForms
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Asset Management
2 3 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
Blackpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 26 days ago