The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Blackpool with a requirement for VB.NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Lancashire / Blackpool
Rank - - 8
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Blackpool - - 18.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Median salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,590
% change year-on-year +6.66% +5.36%  

VB.NET 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 30 3 23
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Blackpool 78.95% 18.75% 52.27%
Number of salaries quoted 30 2 20
Median salary £32,500 £25,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,649 £59,729 £26,750
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Blackpool

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Blackpool

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

Salary trend for VB.NET in Blackpool

VB.NET
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Blackpool region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Application Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Database Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Database Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL