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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 37 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 25 45 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.23% 8.24% 7.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.89% 11.94% 13.31%
Number of salaries quoted 25 45 31
Average salary £30,500 £32,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.15% +22.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £20,750 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,556 £38,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
317 377 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 66.32% 69.05% 53.91%
Number of salaries quoted 283 341 227
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 23 October 2014.

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 23 October 2014. 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
Preston -4 10 £30,500 +22.00%
Blackburn +8 1 £32,500 +71.05% 2
Skelmersdale +1 1 £25,000 -28.57%
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (84.09%) C#
3 30 (68.18%) ASP.NET
4 28 (63.64%) SQL
5 23 (52.27%) SQL Server
6 22 (50.00%) CSS
6 22 (50.00%) HTML
7 21 (47.73%) VB
8 20 (45.45%) VB6
9 17 (38.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 17 (38.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (38.64%) .NET Framework
10 16 (36.36%) jQuery
10 16 (36.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 15 (34.09%) Web Application Development
11 15 (34.09%) WCF
11 15 (34.09%) LINQ
12 12 (27.27%) Crystal Reports
12 12 (27.27%) MS Excel
13 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
14 9 (20.45%) Windows
14 9 (20.45%) Release Management
15 8 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
15 8 (18.18%) Java
16 6 (13.64%) CRM
16 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2000
16 6 (13.64%) PDA
16 6 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
16 6 (13.64%) Billing
16 6 (13.64%) Time Management

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (52.27%) SQL Server
2 17 (38.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (38.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (27.27%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Subversion
1 5 (11.36%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (13.64%) Billing
Job Titles
1 38 (86.36%) Developer
2 24 (54.55%) .NET Developer
2 24 (54.55%) VB.NET Developer
3 16 (36.36%) C# Developer
4 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 15 (34.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (34.09%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 15 (34.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (22.73%) Software Developer
6 5 (11.36%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Software Support Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) VB6 Developer
6 5 (11.36%) VB Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Software Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Support Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.55%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Junior
7 2 (4.55%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (68.18%) ASP.NET
3 22 (50.00%) CSS
3 22 (50.00%) HTML
4 17 (38.64%) .NET Framework
5 16 (36.36%) jQuery
5 16 (36.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 15 (34.09%) WCF
6 15 (34.09%) LINQ
7 5 (11.36%) SOAP
7 5 (11.36%) Web Services
7 5 (11.36%) XML
8 3 (6.82%) WinForms
8 3 (6.82%) XHTML
9 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (2.27%) Classic ASP
10 1 (2.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (2.27%) HTML5
10 1 (2.27%) CSS3
10 1 (2.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Windows
2 5 (11.36%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) Web Application Development
2 9 (20.45%) Release Management
3 8 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (13.64%) CRM
4 6 (13.64%) Time Management
4 6 (13.64%) Software Architecture
5 5 (11.36%) Android Development
5 5 (11.36%) Service Management
6 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.82%) Asset Management
7 3 (6.82%) MVC
7 3 (6.82%) OOD
7 3 (6.82%) OOP
7 3 (6.82%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.27%) Logistics
8 1 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.27%) TDD
8 1 (2.27%) Scrum
8 1 (2.27%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.27%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (84.09%) C#
2 28 (63.64%) SQL
3 21 (47.73%) VB
4 20 (45.45%) VB6
5 8 (18.18%) Java
6 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.27%) ABAP
8 1 (2.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle
2 1 (2.27%) SAP
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