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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 33 21 16
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 34 44 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.79% 9.32% 10.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.90% 15.55% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 34 40 41
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% +20.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £35,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
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
312 283 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 62.28% 59.96% 66.44%
Number of salaries quoted 302 251 269
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Blackburn 0 10 £36,250 +79.01% 1
Blackpool +8 9 £32,500 -7.14%
Preston -20 6 £30,500 -6.15%
Accrington - 1 £40,000 -
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 58 (100.00%) .NET
2 55 (94.83%) C#
3 38 (65.52%) SQL Server
4 36 (62.07%) SQL
5 34 (58.62%) ASP.NET
6 27 (46.55%) WCF
7 23 (39.66%) Web Services
8 19 (32.76%) HTML
8 19 (32.76%) CSS
9 18 (31.03%) .NET Framework
10 16 (27.59%) VB
10 16 (27.59%) WPF
11 14 (24.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 14 (24.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (24.14%) jQuery
12 13 (22.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 12 (20.69%) JavaScript
13 12 (20.69%) Crystal Reports
13 12 (20.69%) MVC
13 12 (20.69%) VB6
13 12 (20.69%) LINQ
13 12 (20.69%) Web Application Development
14 10 (17.24%) Java
14 10 (17.24%) XML
14 10 (17.24%) SQL Server 2005
14 10 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (13.79%) Windows
16 8 (13.79%) MS Excel
16 8 (13.79%) Subversion

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 6 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (13.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (65.52%) SQL Server
2 14 (24.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (24.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (20.69%) Crystal Reports
4 10 (17.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2000
5 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (5.17%) MongoDB
6 3 (5.17%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Subversion
2 6 (10.34%) Visual Studio
3 5 (8.62%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.45%) NUnit
4 2 (3.45%) MSTest
4 2 (3.45%) Moq
5 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (6.90%) Billing
2 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.72%) Law
3 1 (1.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (89.66%) Developer
2 33 (56.90%) .NET Developer
3 18 (31.03%) C# Developer
4 14 (24.14%) VB.NET Developer
4 14 (24.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (22.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (22.41%) ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (20.69%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (15.52%) Software Developer
8 6 (10.34%) SQL Developer
9 5 (8.62%) Support Engineer
9 5 (8.62%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (8.62%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (8.62%) Software Engineer
9 5 (8.62%) Software Support Engineer
10 4 (6.90%) Senior Developer
11 3 (5.17%) WPF Developer
12 2 (3.45%) Senior C# Developer
13 1 (1.72%) Senior .NET Developer
13 1 (1.72%) Case Management Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (58.62%) ASP.NET
3 27 (46.55%) WCF
4 23 (39.66%) Web Services
5 19 (32.76%) HTML
5 19 (32.76%) CSS
6 18 (31.03%) .NET Framework
7 16 (27.59%) WPF
8 14 (24.14%) jQuery
9 13 (22.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 12 (20.69%) LINQ
11 10 (17.24%) XML
12 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (8.62%) SOAP
14 4 (6.90%) JSON
15 3 (5.17%) RESTful
15 3 (5.17%) WinForms
16 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 2
17 1 (1.72%) CSS3
17 1 (1.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) PDA
2 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.79%) Windows
2 5 (8.62%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) MVC
1 12 (20.69%) Web Application Development
2 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (10.34%) Time Management
3 6 (10.34%) Software Architecture
4 5 (8.62%) Android Development
4 5 (8.62%) TDD
4 5 (8.62%) Service Management
5 4 (6.90%) Asset Management
6 3 (5.17%) OO
6 3 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.17%) Software Engineering
6 3 (5.17%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (5.17%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (5.17%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.17%) Waterfall
6 3 (5.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.45%) Web Development
7 2 (3.45%) OOD
8 1 (1.72%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 55 (94.83%) C#
2 36 (62.07%) SQL
3 16 (27.59%) VB
4 12 (20.69%) JavaScript
4 12 (20.69%) VB6
5 10 (17.24%) Java
6 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.72%) VBScript
7 1 (1.72%) ABAP
7 1 (1.72%) VBA
7 1 (1.72%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle
3 1 (1.72%) SAP
3 1 (1.72%) Adobe
Bolton, Lancashire, Blackburn, Greater Manchester
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £24,000 + excellent bens
Posted: 22 days ago