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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 20 23 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 9 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 6.29% 7.19% 11.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.23% 13.92% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 12
Average salary £30,500 £34,000 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.29% +27.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £52,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
88 79 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 61.54% 51.63% 42.45%
Number of salaries quoted 68 72 44
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +18.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £25,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £38,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Preston region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Preston

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (81.82%) C#
3 17 (77.27%) ASP.NET
4 16 (72.73%) HTML
4 16 (72.73%) SQL
4 16 (72.73%) CSS
4 16 (72.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (72.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (63.64%) .NET Framework
5 14 (63.64%) WCF
5 14 (63.64%) LINQ
5 14 (63.64%) jQuery
5 14 (63.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 14 (63.64%) Web Application Development
6 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 5 (22.73%) VB
7 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
8 4 (18.18%) VB6
8 4 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (18.18%) Release Management
9 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
9 3 (13.64%) OOP
9 3 (13.64%) CRM
9 3 (13.64%) OOD
9 3 (13.64%) Asset Management
9 3 (13.64%) Billing
9 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
10 2 (9.09%) WinForms

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (4.55%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (72.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 16 (72.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (13.64%) Billing
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 19 (86.36%) .NET Developer
2 19 (86.36%) VB.NET Developer
3 15 (68.18%) C# Developer
3 15 (68.18%) C# .NET Developer
4 14 (63.64%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 14 (63.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) VB Developer
5 3 (13.64%) VB6 Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Junior
6 2 (9.09%) Junior Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
7 1 (4.55%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (77.27%) ASP.NET
3 16 (72.73%) CSS
3 16 (72.73%) HTML
4 14 (63.64%) .NET Framework
4 14 (63.64%) WCF
4 14 (63.64%) LINQ
4 14 (63.64%) jQuery
4 14 (63.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (9.09%) WinForms
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Web Application Development
2 4 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (18.18%) Release Management
3 3 (13.64%) CRM
3 3 (13.64%) OOD
3 3 (13.64%) OOP
3 3 (13.64%) Asset Management
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.55%) OO
5 1 (4.55%) MVC
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) TDD
5 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) C#
2 16 (72.73%) SQL
3 5 (22.73%) VB
4 4 (18.18%) VB6
5 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
6 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
Preston, Lancashire
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