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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 43 30 28
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 4 36 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.15% 6.92% 6.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.12% 12.20% 11.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 36 30
Average salary £33,750 £33,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £19,125
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £42,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
189 295 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 54.31% 56.73% 58.01%
Number of salaries quoted 149 275 234
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,850 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £47,050
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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
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 12 February 2016. 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 +2 1 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Blackpool +2 1 £40,000 +23.07%
Fleetwood - 1 £35,000 -
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
3 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
3 12 (70.59%) C#
4 9 (52.94%) .NET Framework
4 9 (52.94%) Visual Studio
4 9 (52.94%) MVC
5 8 (47.06%) HTML
5 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
5 8 (47.06%) SQL
6 7 (41.18%) CSS
7 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (35.29%) jQuery
7 6 (35.29%) JSON
7 6 (35.29%) Entity Framework
8 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (29.41%) TDD
8 5 (29.41%) Windows
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (17.65%) Degree
9 3 (17.65%) WCF
9 3 (17.65%) VB6
9 3 (17.65%) Web Services
9 3 (17.65%) XML
9 3 (17.65%) VB
10 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
10 2 (11.76%) PHP
10 2 (11.76%) COM+
10 2 (11.76%) Classic ASP

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (5.88%) Node.js
1 1 (5.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) mvBase
4 1 (5.88%) MySQL
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.88%) UniData
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) AccuRev
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.88%) Games
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 12 (70.59%) .NET Developer
3 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 4 (23.53%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (23.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (23.53%) C# Developer
5 3 (17.65%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Big Data Developer
7 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
7 1 (5.88%) PHP Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
7 1 (5.88%) VB.NET Web Developer
7 1 (5.88%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.88%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
3 9 (52.94%) .NET Framework
4 8 (47.06%) HTML
5 7 (41.18%) CSS
6 6 (35.29%) Entity Framework
6 6 (35.29%) jQuery
6 6 (35.29%) JSON
7 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (17.65%) WCF
8 3 (17.65%) Web Services
8 3 (17.65%) XML
9 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
9 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (11.76%) Classic ASP
9 2 (11.76%) COM+
10 1 (5.88%) HTML5
10 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (5.88%) LINQ to SQL
10 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) MVC
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) TDD
4 2 (11.76%) Web Development
5 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.88%) Document Management
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.88%) OO
5 1 (5.88%) Practice Management
5 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.88%) SDLC
5 1 (5.88%) SOLID
5 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Web Design
5 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) VB
3 3 (17.65%) VB6
4 2 (11.76%) PHP
4 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) VBA
5 1 (5.88%) VBScript
5 1 (5.88%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) jBASE
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