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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 28 24 19
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 36 35 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 7.06% 7.92% 9.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.08% 13.51% 14.33%
Number of salaries quoted 36 32 35
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,700 £35,000
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
298 259 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 58.43% 58.60% 63.69%
Number of salaries quoted 280 234 269
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Blackburn -5 14 £40,000 +97.53% 1
Blackpool - 11 £32,500 - 2
Preston -12 3 £30,500 -6.15% 1
Accrington - 1 £40,000 -
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 59 (96.72%) C#
3 41 (67.21%) SQL Server
4 34 (55.74%) SQL
5 32 (52.46%) ASP.NET
6 28 (45.90%) Web Services
6 28 (45.90%) WCF
7 19 (31.15%) WPF
8 18 (29.51%) .NET Framework
9 17 (27.87%) MVC
9 17 (27.87%) CSS
9 17 (27.87%) HTML
10 16 (26.23%) VB
11 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (22.95%) JavaScript
13 12 (19.67%) XML
13 12 (19.67%) jQuery
14 11 (18.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 11 (18.03%) Java
14 11 (18.03%) Crystal Reports
14 11 (18.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 11 (18.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 10 (16.39%) SQL Server 2005
15 10 (16.39%) VB6
15 10 (16.39%) Subversion
15 10 (16.39%) Windows
15 10 (16.39%) Web Application Development
15 10 (16.39%) LINQ
15 10 (16.39%) SQL Server 2008
16 9 (14.75%) TDD

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (11.48%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (67.21%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.03%) Crystal Reports
2 11 (18.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (18.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (16.39%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (16.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (8.20%) MongoDB
4 5 (8.20%) NoSQL
4 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (16.39%) Subversion
2 7 (11.48%) Visual Studio
3 5 (8.20%) Eclipse
4 4 (6.56%) Moq
4 4 (6.56%) MSTest
4 4 (6.56%) NUnit
General
1 5 (8.20%) Billing
1 5 (8.20%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.64%) Law
2 1 (1.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 55 (90.16%) Developer
2 35 (57.38%) .NET Developer
3 19 (31.15%) C# Developer
4 12 (19.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (18.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (18.03%) VB.NET Developer
5 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (16.39%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (13.11%) Software Developer
8 6 (9.84%) Senior Developer
8 6 (9.84%) SQL Developer
9 5 (8.20%) Software Support Engineer
9 5 (8.20%) Software Engineer
9 5 (8.20%) Support Engineer
9 5 (8.20%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (8.20%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (6.56%) WPF Developer
11 3 (4.92%) Senior C# Developer
12 2 (3.28%) Senior .NET Developer
13 1 (1.64%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (52.46%) ASP.NET
3 28 (45.90%) Web Services
3 28 (45.90%) WCF
4 19 (31.15%) WPF
5 18 (29.51%) .NET Framework
6 17 (27.87%) CSS
6 17 (27.87%) HTML
7 12 (19.67%) XML
7 12 (19.67%) jQuery
8 11 (18.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 10 (16.39%) LINQ
10 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (9.84%) JSON
12 5 (8.20%) SOAP
12 5 (8.20%) RESTful
13 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET MVC 2
14 2 (3.28%) WinForms
15 1 (1.64%) Classic ASP
15 1 (1.64%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) PDA
2 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.39%) Windows
2 5 (8.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) MVC
2 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (16.39%) Web Application Development
4 9 (14.75%) TDD
5 6 (9.84%) Asset Management
6 5 (8.20%) Software Engineering
6 5 (8.20%) OO
6 5 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (8.20%) Time Management
6 5 (8.20%) Software Architecture
6 5 (8.20%) Waterfall
6 5 (8.20%) Android Development
6 5 (8.20%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (8.20%) Mentoring
7 4 (6.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (6.56%) OOD
7 4 (6.56%) Service Management
7 4 (6.56%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (6.56%) Web Development
8 1 (1.64%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 59 (96.72%) C#
2 34 (55.74%) SQL
3 16 (26.23%) VB
4 14 (22.95%) JavaScript
5 11 (18.03%) Java
6 10 (16.39%) VB6
7 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.64%) VBScript
8 1 (1.64%) ABAP
8 1 (1.64%) VBA
8 1 (1.64%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.64%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle
3 1 (1.64%) SAP
3 1 (1.64%) Adobe
Blackpool, Lancashire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Talent Spa
Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leigh, Lancashire
CCity IT
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 27 days ago