The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Blackpool with a requirement for VB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Lancashire / Blackpool
Rank - 6 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Blackpool - 5.88% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 25.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  

VB is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Blackpool with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Blackpool
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 29 4 22
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Blackpool 78.38% 23.53% 53.66%
Number of salaries quoted 29 3 19
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,649 £60,472 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Blackpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Blackpool citing VB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for VB in Blackpool

VB
Salary Trend in Blackpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB in Blackpool.

Salary trend for VB in Blackpool