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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 44 44 31
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 25 19 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.66% 3.99% 7.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.67% 6.62% 12.15%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 35
Average salary £32,500 £30,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% -6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,200 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,700 £38,000
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
326 287 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 60.82% 60.29% 58.66%
Number of salaries quoted 275 242 263
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,750 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Blackpool - 9 £32,500 - 1
Preston -18 4 - - 5
Chorley -2 3 £27,500 -10.56% 1
Blackburn -11 1 £30,000 -16.66%
Newton-le-Willows - 1 £30,000 -
Skelmersdale - 1 £27,500 - 1
VB.NET
North West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (66.67%) C#
3 22 (52.38%) Web Services
4 20 (47.62%) SQL Server
5 19 (45.24%) ASP.NET
6 18 (42.86%) SQL
6 18 (42.86%) .NET Framework
7 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (35.71%) WCF
9 14 (33.33%) WPF
9 14 (33.33%) HTML
9 14 (33.33%) VB
9 14 (33.33%) XML
10 13 (30.95%) CSS
10 13 (30.95%) VB6
11 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
12 11 (26.19%) Asset Management
13 10 (23.81%) MVC
14 8 (19.05%) Windows
14 8 (19.05%) Visual Studio
15 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
15 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 6 (14.29%) Degree
16 6 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
16 6 (14.29%) Java
16 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
17 5 (11.90%) PHP
17 5 (11.90%) CRM
17 5 (11.90%) jQuery

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (7.14%) IIS
1 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) Umbraco
2 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (4.76%) Node.js
3 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.38%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Internet
2 1 (2.38%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (2.38%) LAN
2 1 (2.38%) WAN
2 1 (2.38%) DHCP
2 1 (2.38%) VPN
2 1 (2.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (7.14%) MySQL
5 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
5 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
5 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.14%) Subversion
3 2 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.38%) FireMonkey
4 1 (2.38%) JIRA
4 1 (2.38%) AccuRev
General
1 4 (9.52%) Billing
2 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (90.48%) Developer
2 21 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Software Developer
4 6 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 5 (11.90%) VB.NET Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.52%) AWS Developer
7 3 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (4.76%) C# Web Developer
9 1 (2.38%) .NET Programmer
9 1 (2.38%) WinForms Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Development DBA
9 1 (2.38%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (52.38%) Web Services
3 19 (45.24%) ASP.NET
4 18 (42.86%) .NET Framework
5 15 (35.71%) WCF
6 14 (33.33%) WPF
6 14 (33.33%) HTML
6 14 (33.33%) XML
7 13 (30.95%) CSS
8 5 (11.90%) jQuery
9 4 (9.52%) Entity Framework
9 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (9.52%) XHTML
10 3 (7.14%) JSON
10 3 (7.14%) RESTful
10 3 (7.14%) LINQ
11 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (2.38%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) PDA
2 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Windows
2 3 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.19%) Asset Management
3 10 (23.81%) MVC
4 5 (11.90%) CRM
5 3 (7.14%) Service Management
5 3 (7.14%) TDD
5 3 (7.14%) Web Development
5 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
5 3 (7.14%) Web Application Development
5 3 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.14%) Time Management
5 3 (7.14%) Software Architecture
6 2 (4.76%) SDLC
6 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.38%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.38%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.38%) Migration
7 1 (2.38%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 28 (66.67%) C#
2 18 (42.86%) SQL
3 14 (33.33%) VB
4 13 (30.95%) VB6
5 6 (14.29%) Java
5 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 5 (11.90%) PHP
7 3 (7.14%) VBA
8 2 (4.76%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.38%) VBScript
9 1 (2.38%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) Sage
3 1 (2.38%) VMware
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Candidate Source
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Blackpool
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Skelmersdale
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago