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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 40 22 24
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +2
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 23 38 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.62% 7.35% 8.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.97% 11.66% 14.83%
Number of salaries quoted 22 38 42
Average salary £29,000 £34,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.94% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £19,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £38,600 £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
330 326 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 66.27% 63.06% 56.09%
Number of salaries quoted 275 298 263
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 August 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 27 August 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 -10.29% 1
Chorley -5 2 £32,000 +23.07%
Blackburn -2 1 £36,000 +89.47%
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 40 (80.00%) C#
3 37 (74.00%) ASP.NET
4 31 (62.00%) SQL
5 30 (60.00%) SQL Server
6 23 (46.00%) CSS
6 23 (46.00%) HTML
7 22 (44.00%) VB
7 22 (44.00%) WCF
8 20 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 19 (38.00%) VB6
10 17 (34.00%) .NET Framework
10 17 (34.00%) jQuery
10 17 (34.00%) Web Application Development
11 16 (32.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
12 15 (30.00%) LINQ
13 12 (24.00%) Release Management
13 12 (24.00%) Windows
14 11 (22.00%) SOAP
14 11 (22.00%) Web Services
14 11 (22.00%) MS Excel
14 11 (22.00%) Requirements Analysis
15 9 (18.00%) Billing
15 9 (18.00%) MVC
15 9 (18.00%) Crystal Reports
16 8 (16.00%) TDD
16 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
17 7 (14.00%) Oracle

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (2.00%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (22.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 20 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (18.00%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (8.00%) MongoDB
5 4 (8.00%) NoSQL
6 3 (6.00%) DTS
6 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) NUnit
1 6 (12.00%) MSTest
1 6 (12.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (12.00%) Moq
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (8.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (8.00%) Subversion
2 4 (8.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (18.00%) Billing
2 2 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (90.00%) Developer
2 33 (66.00%) .NET Developer
3 25 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 18 (36.00%) C# Developer
5 17 (34.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (32.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (32.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (30.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (22.00%) Software Developer
9 5 (10.00%) VB Developer
9 5 (10.00%) VB6 Developer
10 4 (8.00%) Software Support Engineer
10 4 (8.00%) Software Engineer
10 4 (8.00%) Support Engineer
10 4 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
10 4 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 3 (6.00%) .NET Software Developer
12 2 (4.00%) Junior
12 2 (4.00%) Junior Developer
13 1 (2.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (74.00%) ASP.NET
3 23 (46.00%) CSS
3 23 (46.00%) HTML
4 22 (44.00%) WCF
5 17 (34.00%) .NET Framework
5 17 (34.00%) jQuery
6 16 (32.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 15 (30.00%) LINQ
8 11 (22.00%) SOAP
8 11 (22.00%) Web Services
9 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (12.00%) Spring.NET
10 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 6 (12.00%) Unity DI Container
10 6 (12.00%) Castle Windsor
10 6 (12.00%) Ninject
10 6 (12.00%) REST
11 5 (10.00%) XML
12 4 (8.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (10.00%) PDA
3 2 (4.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.00%) Windows
2 4 (8.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) Web Application Development
2 12 (24.00%) Release Management
3 11 (22.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 9 (18.00%) MVC
5 8 (16.00%) TDD
6 6 (12.00%) Scrum
6 6 (12.00%) CRM
6 6 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (12.00%) Kanban
6 6 (12.00%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (10.00%) Software Architecture
7 5 (10.00%) Time Management
7 5 (10.00%) Service Management
8 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (8.00%) Android Development
9 3 (6.00%) Unit Testing
9 3 (6.00%) OOD
9 3 (6.00%) OOP
9 3 (6.00%) Asset Management
10 2 (4.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 40 (80.00%) C#
2 31 (62.00%) SQL
3 22 (44.00%) VB
4 19 (38.00%) VB6
5 6 (12.00%) Java
5 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle
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