The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 23 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 1 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 1.32% 1.87% 7.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.85% 2.67% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 9
Average salary £33,000 £28,750 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.78% -5.73%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
VB.NET
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Preston region.

Programming Languages Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
54 75 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 71.05% 70.09% 61.48%
Number of salaries quoted 50 46 68
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,123
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -19.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Preston region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Preston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Preston region.

VB.NET Salary Trend in Preston

VB.NET
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Preston 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 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Classic ASP
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Preston 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) Classic ASP
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree