Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 6 months to 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 75 71
Rank change year-on-year +13 -4 -17
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 16 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.91% 1.68% 1.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.85% 2.73% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 15
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £38,750 £45,000 £42,500
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%

VB.NET is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 416 550 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 49.58% 61.66% 55.76%
Number of salaries quoted 376 485 401
Lancashire median annual salary £37,121 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.06% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £47,500 £45,000
North West median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.75% - -

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing VB.NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Lancashire

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for VB.NET in Lancashire

VB.NET
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley 0 10 £37,500 - 1
Burnley - 5 £35,000 - 1
Preston - 1 £35,000 - 2
VB.NET
North West

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (87.50%) C#
3 12 (75.00%) VB
3 12 (75.00%) SDLC
4 11 (68.75%) HTML
4 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
5 10 (62.50%) XHTML
5 10 (62.50%) C
5 10 (62.50%) XML
5 10 (62.50%) Software Engineering
5 10 (62.50%) Web Development
5 10 (62.50%) Degree
5 10 (62.50%) VB6
6 5 (31.25%) SQL
7 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 4 (25.00%) Refactoring
7 4 (25.00%) Selenium
7 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (25.00%) SaaS
7 4 (25.00%) Unix
7 4 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (25.00%) DevOps
7 4 (25.00%) Subversion
8 2 (12.50%) TDD
8 2 (12.50%) REST

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Selenium
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 4 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (68.75%) .NET Developer
3 10 (62.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (62.50%) C# Developer
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Applications Developer
5 2 (12.50%) DBA
5 2 (12.50%) DevOps Developer
5 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) SQL DBA
5 2 (12.50%) T-SQL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
2 11 (68.75%) HTML
3 10 (62.50%) XHTML
3 10 (62.50%) XML
4 2 (12.50%) REST
4 2 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) SDLC
2 10 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 10 (62.50%) Web Development
3 4 (25.00%) DevOps
3 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (25.00%) Refactoring
3 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (12.50%) BDD
4 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (12.50%) Re-Platforming
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) C#
2 12 (75.00%) VB
3 10 (62.50%) C
3 10 (62.50%) VB6
4 5 (31.25%) SQL
5 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 2 (12.50%) VBScript
7 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Sage