Period
to 17 July 2019

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 July 2019 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 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 68 76
Rank change year-on-year -7 +8 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 23 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 2.24% 1.69% 1.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.57% 3.22% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 8
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £34,650 £32,500 £34,250
90th Percentile £48,000 £38,750 £45,000
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 503 466 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 48.88% 52.60% 61.10%
Number of salaries quoted 324 429 484
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,950 £24,825
90th Percentile £51,250 £56,250 £47,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 July 2019.

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 July 2019. 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 +14 13 £37,500 - 2
Rossendale - 5 £47,500 -
Accrington 0 1 £42,500 +6.25%
Blackburn - 1 £40,000 -
Blackpool - 1 £30,000 -
Ormskirk - 1 £45,000 -
VB.NET
North West

For the 6 months to 17 July 2019, 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 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (86.96%) SQL Server
3 19 (82.61%) Degree
4 17 (73.91%) C#
4 17 (73.91%) VB
5 16 (69.57%) HTML
6 15 (65.22%) XML
7 14 (60.87%) C
7 14 (60.87%) Software Engineering
8 13 (56.52%) VB6
8 13 (56.52%) Web Development
8 13 (56.52%) XHTML
8 13 (56.52%) SDLC
9 8 (34.78%) SQL
10 7 (30.43%) Retail
11 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
11 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (21.74%) VBA
12 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (17.39%) Marketing
13 4 (17.39%) Email Marketing
13 4 (17.39%) ERP
13 4 (17.39%) CRM
13 4 (17.39%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (17.39%) Payment Gateway
13 4 (17.39%) Coaching
13 4 (17.39%) People Management

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (8.70%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) CTI
1 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.35%) Profibus
1 1 (4.35%) RS-232
1 1 (4.35%) RS-485
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (86.96%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (17.39%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) LabVIEW
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 7 (30.43%) Retail
2 4 (17.39%) Marketing
3 2 (8.70%) Electronics
4 1 (4.35%) Finance
4 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Developer
2 13 (56.52%) .NET Developer
2 13 (56.52%) C# .NET Developer
2 13 (56.52%) C# Developer
2 13 (56.52%) Software Developer
3 12 (52.17%) .NET Software Developer
3 12 (52.17%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (69.57%) HTML
3 15 (65.22%) XML
4 13 (56.52%) XHTML
5 3 (13.04%) CSS
6 2 (8.70%) RESTful
6 2 (8.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Analogue Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (4.35%) CPLD
2 1 (4.35%) EPoS
2 1 (4.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) Verilog
2 1 (4.35%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Software Engineering
2 13 (56.52%) SDLC
2 13 (56.52%) Web Development
3 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (17.39%) Coaching
4 4 (17.39%) CRM
4 4 (17.39%) Email Marketing
4 4 (17.39%) ERP
4 4 (17.39%) People Management
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Data Migration
5 3 (13.04%) Migration
6 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (8.70%) Scrum
6 2 (8.70%) Time Management
7 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.35%) Multichannel Retail
7 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) C#
1 17 (73.91%) VB
2 14 (60.87%) C
3 13 (56.52%) VB6
4 8 (34.78%) SQL
5 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
6 5 (21.74%) VBA
7 2 (8.70%) C++
7 2 (8.70%) Java
8 1 (4.35%) Assembly Language
8 1 (4.35%) Embedded C
8 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (82.61%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) IEC 61508
1 1 (4.35%) MISRA
1 1 (4.35%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Sage
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) SAP