The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 41 33 18
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -15
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 15 23 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.39% 5.28% 10.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.68% 9.27% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 42
Average salary £32,750 £30,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.37% -4.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
VB.NET
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
264 248 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 59.59% 56.88% 64.46%
Number of salaries quoted 208 221 291
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,903 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,500
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 Lancashire

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Lancashire

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Lancashire

VB.NET
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackpool - 5 £32,500 -
Blackburn -6 4 £40,000 +26.98%
Preston -3 2 £28,750 -5.73% 3
Fleetwood - 1 - -
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 46 (86.79%) C#
3 38 (71.70%) SQL Server
4 31 (58.49%) Web Services
5 26 (49.06%) SQL
6 24 (45.28%) WCF
7 23 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (41.51%) ASP.NET
8 22 (41.51%) WPF
9 19 (35.85%) XML
9 19 (35.85%) MVC
10 18 (33.96%) JavaScript
11 15 (28.30%) HTML
12 14 (26.42%) CSS
13 13 (24.53%) .NET Framework
14 12 (22.64%) TDD
15 11 (20.75%) Asset Management
15 11 (20.75%) Java
15 11 (20.75%) VB
16 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
16 10 (18.87%) SQL Server 2005
16 10 (18.87%) SQL Server 2008
17 9 (16.98%) JSON
17 9 (16.98%) Billing
18 8 (15.09%) Subversion
18 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
18 8 (15.09%) Windows
18 8 (15.09%) Oracle
18 8 (15.09%) Visual Studio
18 8 (15.09%) Continuous Integration

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (13.21%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (1.89%) Internet
1 1 (1.89%) LAN
1 1 (1.89%) WAN
1 1 (1.89%) DHCP
1 1 (1.89%) VPN
1 1 (1.89%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (71.70%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.87%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (18.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (15.09%) MongoDB
3 8 (15.09%) NoSQL
4 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (5.66%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Subversion
1 8 (15.09%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.55%) NUnit
2 4 (7.55%) MSTest
2 4 (7.55%) Moq
General
1 9 (16.98%) Billing
2 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.89%) Law
3 1 (1.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 50 (94.34%) Developer
2 33 (62.26%) .NET Developer
3 14 (26.42%) C# Developer
4 8 (15.09%) Senior Developer
5 6 (11.32%) SQL Developer
5 6 (11.32%) Senior C# Developer
6 4 (7.55%) VB.NET Developer
6 4 (7.55%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.66%) WPF Developer
7 3 (5.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.66%) AWS Developer
7 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (3.77%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Development DBA
9 1 (1.89%) Case Management Developer
9 1 (1.89%) SQL DBA
9 1 (1.89%) .NET Software Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (58.49%) Web Services
3 24 (45.28%) WCF
4 22 (41.51%) ASP.NET
4 22 (41.51%) WPF
5 19 (35.85%) XML
6 15 (28.30%) HTML
7 14 (26.42%) CSS
8 13 (24.53%) .NET Framework
9 9 (16.98%) JSON
10 8 (15.09%) RESTful
11 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC 2
12 4 (7.55%) jQuery
13 2 (3.77%) Entity Framework
13 2 (3.77%) LINQ
14 1 (1.89%) WinForms
14 1 (1.89%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) PDA
2 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.89%) Replication
2 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) Windows
2 3 (5.66%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (35.85%) MVC
3 12 (22.64%) TDD
4 11 (20.75%) Asset Management
5 8 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (15.09%) Waterfall
5 8 (15.09%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (15.09%) Mentoring
6 5 (9.43%) Software Engineering
6 5 (9.43%) OO
7 4 (7.55%) OOD
7 4 (7.55%) Web Development
8 3 (5.66%) Time Management
8 3 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (5.66%) Software Architecture
8 3 (5.66%) Service Management
8 3 (5.66%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (3.77%) CRM
9 2 (3.77%) Web Application Development
10 1 (1.89%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 46 (86.79%) C#
2 26 (49.06%) SQL
3 18 (33.96%) JavaScript
4 11 (20.75%) Java
4 11 (20.75%) VB
5 5 (9.43%) VB6
6 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.77%) VBScript
7 1 (1.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.09%) Oracle
3 1 (1.89%) VMware
3 1 (1.89%) Adobe
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Posted: 2 days ago
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