The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Preston region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 11 23 8
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 13 6 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 9.92% 4.35% 20.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.70% 7.41% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 22
Average salary £30,500 £33,250 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.27% +12.71%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Programming Languages Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
66 81 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 50.38% 58.70% 58.72%
Number of salaries quoted 55 71 63
Average salary £30,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB.NET
Lancashire

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 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (78.26%) ASP.NET
2 18 (78.26%) C#
2 18 (78.26%) HTML
2 18 (78.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (73.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (73.91%) SQL
3 17 (73.91%) CSS
4 16 (69.57%) WCF
4 16 (69.57%) LINQ
5 15 (65.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 15 (65.22%) Web Application Development
5 15 (65.22%) jQuery
5 15 (65.22%) .NET Framework
6 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
7 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
8 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
9 4 (17.39%) VB
9 4 (17.39%) VB6
9 4 (17.39%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (17.39%) Release Management
10 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
10 3 (13.04%) Asset Management
10 3 (13.04%) Billing
10 3 (13.04%) CRM
10 3 (13.04%) OOD
10 3 (13.04%) OOP
10 3 (13.04%) T-SQL

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (78.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (73.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (13.04%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 21 (91.30%) .NET Developer
2 21 (91.30%) VB.NET Developer
3 16 (69.57%) C# Developer
3 16 (69.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (65.22%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 15 (65.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) VB6 Developer
5 3 (13.04%) VB Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Junior
6 2 (8.70%) Junior Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (78.26%) ASP.NET
2 18 (78.26%) HTML
3 17 (73.91%) CSS
4 16 (69.57%) WCF
4 16 (69.57%) LINQ
5 15 (65.22%) jQuery
5 15 (65.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 15 (65.22%) .NET Framework
6 2 (8.70%) WinForms
7 1 (4.35%) ADO.NET
7 1 (4.35%) Classic ASP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Web Application Development
2 4 (17.39%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (17.39%) Release Management
3 3 (13.04%) CRM
3 3 (13.04%) OOD
3 3 (13.04%) OOP
3 3 (13.04%) Asset Management
4 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.35%) OO
5 1 (4.35%) MVC
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.35%) TDD
5 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) C#
2 17 (73.91%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) VB
3 4 (17.39%) VB6
4 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
4 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
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