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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 44 22 28
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +6
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 24 50 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.84% 8.80% 7.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.34% 13.55% 14.13%
Number of salaries quoted 24 50 38
Average salary £29,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.76% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £19,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,598 £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
327 369 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 65.93% 64.96% 53.91%
Number of salaries quoted 279 338 248
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,400 £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 22 September 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 22 September 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 0 10 £30,500 -6.15% 1
Skelmersdale +3 1 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Chorley -3 1 £32,500 +8.33%
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (82.22%) C#
3 30 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 28 (62.22%) SQL
5 26 (57.78%) SQL Server
6 21 (46.67%) HTML
6 21 (46.67%) CSS
6 21 (46.67%) VB
7 20 (44.44%) VB6
8 17 (37.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (37.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 16 (35.56%) WCF
10 15 (33.33%) jQuery
10 15 (33.33%) .NET Framework
11 14 (31.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 14 (31.11%) Web Application Development
11 14 (31.11%) LINQ
12 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
13 12 (26.67%) Crystal Reports
13 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
14 10 (22.22%) Release Management
15 9 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
15 9 (20.00%) Windows
16 8 (17.78%) SOAP
16 8 (17.78%) Web Services
16 8 (17.78%) Java
17 7 (15.56%) Billing
18 6 (13.33%) CRM
18 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2000
18 6 (13.33%) PDA

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (2.22%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (57.78%) SQL Server
2 17 (37.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (37.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (26.67%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.22%) DTS
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 5 (11.11%) Subversion
2 2 (4.44%) MSTest
2 2 (4.44%) TeamCity
2 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.44%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (4.44%) Moq
2 2 (4.44%) NUnit
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (15.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 39 (86.67%) Developer
2 26 (57.78%) .NET Developer
3 24 (53.33%) VB.NET Developer
4 16 (35.56%) C# Developer
5 15 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (31.11%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (31.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (20.00%) Software Developer
8 5 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (11.11%) VB Developer
8 5 (11.11%) Software Engineer
8 5 (11.11%) Software Support Engineer
8 5 (11.11%) VB6 Developer
8 5 (11.11%) Support Engineer
8 5 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (4.44%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Junior
9 2 (4.44%) Junior Developer
10 1 (2.22%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 21 (46.67%) HTML
3 21 (46.67%) CSS
4 16 (35.56%) WCF
5 15 (33.33%) jQuery
5 15 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 14 (31.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 14 (31.11%) LINQ
7 8 (17.78%) SOAP
7 8 (17.78%) Web Services
8 4 (8.89%) XML
9 3 (6.67%) XHTML
9 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (6.67%) REST
10 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (4.44%) Unity DI Container
10 2 (4.44%) Castle Windsor
10 2 (4.44%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) PDA
2 2 (4.44%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Web Application Development
2 10 (22.22%) Release Management
3 9 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (13.33%) CRM
4 6 (13.33%) Time Management
4 6 (13.33%) Software Architecture
5 5 (11.11%) Android Development
5 5 (11.11%) Service Management
6 4 (8.89%) MVC
6 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.89%) TDD
7 3 (6.67%) OOD
7 3 (6.67%) OOP
7 3 (6.67%) Asset Management
7 3 (6.67%) Scrum
7 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.44%) Kanban
8 2 (4.44%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 37 (82.22%) C#
2 28 (62.22%) SQL
3 21 (46.67%) VB
4 20 (44.44%) VB6
5 8 (17.78%) Java
6 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.22%) C++
8 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.22%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle
3 1 (2.22%) SAP
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 36,000 + Excellent Benfits
Posted: 6 days ago