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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 24 39 25
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -14
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 34 19 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 7.08% 4.45% 7.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.64% 7.63% 12.19%
Number of salaries quoted 34 19 28
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,950 £19,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,900 £33,650
UK excluding London average salary £35,590 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -
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
269 249 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 56.04% 58.31% 60.26%
Number of salaries quoted 243 229 245
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £42,500 £56,250
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -4 15 £40,000 +110.52%
Blackpool - 11 £32,500 - 1
Preston +3 2 £31,250 -3.84%
Accrington - 1 £40,000 -
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 59 (100.00%) .NET
2 56 (94.92%) C#
3 39 (66.10%) SQL Server
4 32 (54.24%) SQL
5 29 (49.15%) ASP.NET
5 29 (49.15%) Web Services
6 28 (47.46%) WCF
7 22 (37.29%) WPF
8 20 (33.90%) MVC
8 20 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (30.51%) HTML
9 18 (30.51%) .NET Framework
10 17 (28.81%) CSS
10 17 (28.81%) JavaScript
11 16 (27.12%) XML
12 12 (20.34%) Java
13 11 (18.64%) VB
13 11 (18.64%) TDD
14 10 (16.95%) SQL Server 2005
14 10 (16.95%) jQuery
14 10 (16.95%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (15.25%) Asset Management
15 9 (15.25%) Windows
16 8 (13.56%) SharePoint
16 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
16 8 (13.56%) Visual Studio
16 8 (13.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 8 (13.56%) Subversion
16 8 (13.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 8 (13.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 8 (13.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (66.10%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.95%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (16.95%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (13.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (13.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (11.86%) MongoDB
4 7 (11.86%) NoSQL
5 6 (10.17%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Visual Studio
1 8 (13.56%) Subversion
2 4 (6.78%) MSTest
2 4 (6.78%) Moq
2 4 (6.78%) NUnit
3 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (11.86%) Telecoms
1 7 (11.86%) Billing
2 1 (1.69%) Law
2 1 (1.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 58 (98.31%) Developer
2 36 (61.02%) .NET Developer
3 18 (30.51%) C# Developer
4 9 (15.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (13.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (13.56%) VB.NET Developer
5 8 (13.56%) Senior Developer
5 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (11.86%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (10.17%) SQL Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Senior C# Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Software Developer
9 4 (6.78%) WPF Developer
10 2 (3.39%) Senior .NET Developer
11 1 (1.69%) Software Support Engineer
11 1 (1.69%) Senior Software Developer
11 1 (1.69%) Software Engineer
11 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 1 (1.69%) Support Engineer
11 1 (1.69%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (49.15%) ASP.NET
2 29 (49.15%) Web Services
3 28 (47.46%) WCF
4 22 (37.29%) WPF
5 18 (30.51%) HTML
5 18 (30.51%) .NET Framework
6 17 (28.81%) CSS
7 16 (27.12%) XML
8 10 (16.95%) jQuery
9 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (13.56%) JSON
9 8 (13.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 7 (11.86%) RESTful
10 7 (11.86%) LINQ
11 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET MVC 2
12 2 (3.39%) WinForms
13 1 (1.69%) SOAP
13 1 (1.69%) Classic ASP
13 1 (1.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) PDA
2 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.25%) Windows
2 4 (6.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.90%) MVC
1 20 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (18.64%) TDD
3 9 (15.25%) Asset Management
4 7 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (11.86%) Waterfall
4 7 (11.86%) Web Application Development
4 7 (11.86%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (11.86%) Mentoring
5 5 (8.47%) Software Engineering
5 5 (8.47%) OO
6 4 (6.78%) OOD
6 4 (6.78%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (6.78%) Web Development
6 4 (6.78%) Time Management
6 4 (6.78%) Software Architecture
6 4 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.08%) Service Management
8 1 (1.69%) Android Development
8 1 (1.69%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 56 (94.92%) C#
2 32 (54.24%) SQL
3 17 (28.81%) JavaScript
4 12 (20.34%) Java
5 11 (18.64%) VB
6 5 (8.47%) VB6
7 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.69%) VBScript
8 1 (1.69%) ABAP
8 1 (1.69%) VBA
8 1 (1.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.69%) SAP Certification
1 1 (1.69%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.86%) Oracle
3 1 (1.69%) SAP
3 1 (1.69%) Adobe
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