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 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 50 38
Rank change year-on-year 0 -12  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 8 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.93% 1.25% 3.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.13% 2.16% 6.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 17
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +6.06%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  

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 Lancashire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 256 231 268
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 61.84% 57.75% 59.16%
Number of salaries quoted 242 202 213
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 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 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancaster +7 4 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Chorley - 4 £40,000 - 1
VB.NET
North West

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) C#
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (70.00%) VB
4 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (50.00%) HTML
5 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (50.00%) RESTful
6 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (40.00%) BDD
6 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (40.00%) TDD
6 4 (40.00%) Tandem
6 4 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (40.00%) Web Application Development
6 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 4 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (40.00%) MVC
6 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (40.00%) Web Services
7 3 (30.00%) EPoS
7 3 (30.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (30.00%) Xamarin
7 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
7 3 (30.00%) LINQ

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (10.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) .NET Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Programmer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (20.00%) Development Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Database Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Development Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Development Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Development Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) RESTful
4 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
5 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (30.00%) Entity Framework
5 3 (30.00%) LINQ
6 1 (10.00%) XML
6 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
1 4 (40.00%) Tandem
2 3 (30.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) BDD
1 4 (40.00%) MVC
1 4 (40.00%) TDD
1 4 (40.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
2 1 (10.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) ERP
2 1 (10.00%) Logistics
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) VB
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (30.00%) VB6
6 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (10.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Xamarin
Blackburn, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago