Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 67 57
Rank change year-on-year +7 -10 -13
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 19 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 2.31% 1.71% 2.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.05% 3.07% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 23
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +30.77% +4.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £31,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year - +1.35% +1.37%

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 469 521 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 57.13% 55.78% 51.24%
Number of salaries quoted 386 474 363
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,771 £23,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £45,000 £45,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in Lancashire over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram 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 17 January 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 +13 5 £37,500 -6.25%
Blackburn 0 4 £32,500 -27.78% 2
Blackpool +9 2 £55,000 +41.94%
Accrington - 2 £36,250 - 1
Lancaster -23 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Rossendale - 1 £47,500 -
Burnley - 1 £35,000 - 1
Darwen - 1 £32,500 -
VB.NET
North West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
3 14 (73.68%) VB
4 13 (68.42%) C#
4 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET
5 8 (42.11%) HTML
5 8 (42.11%) SQL
5 8 (42.11%) XML
6 7 (36.84%) MVC
6 7 (36.84%) Degree
7 6 (31.58%) BDD
7 6 (31.58%) SDLC
7 6 (31.58%) TDD
8 5 (26.32%) VB6
8 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
8 5 (26.32%) C
8 5 (26.32%) CSS
8 5 (26.32%) XHTML
8 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (26.32%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (26.32%) Web Application Development
8 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (26.32%) Web Development
8 5 (26.32%) RESTful
8 5 (26.32%) AngularJS
8 5 (26.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2016
8 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 4 (21.05%) Digital TV

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 (5.26%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (5.26%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (10.53%) MySQL
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.26%) mvBase
5 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (5.26%) UniData
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (5.26%) Selenium
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.53%) Aerospace
1 2 (10.53%) Back Office
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 11 (57.89%) .NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) C# Developer
4 4 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) Lead .NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Payments Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET
3 8 (42.11%) HTML
3 8 (42.11%) XML
4 5 (26.32%) AngularJS
4 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (26.32%) CSS
4 5 (26.32%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (26.32%) RESTful
4 5 (26.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (26.32%) XHTML
5 2 (10.53%) jQuery
5 2 (10.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Digital TV
2 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) MVC
2 6 (31.58%) BDD
2 6 (31.58%) SDLC
2 6 (31.58%) TDD
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
3 5 (26.32%) Web Application Development
3 5 (26.32%) Web Development
4 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.26%) Coaching
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.26%) Refactoring
5 1 (5.26%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) VB
2 13 (68.42%) C#
3 8 (42.11%) SQL
4 5 (26.32%) C
4 5 (26.32%) VB6
5 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
5 3 (15.79%) VBA
6 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Capita
2 1 (5.26%) CyberSource
2 1 (5.26%) jBASE
2 1 (5.26%) Sage
2 1 (5.26%) VMware