Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston with a requirement for VB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Lancashire > Preston
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 22 44
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston - 10.56% 0.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 15.32% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 2
Preston median annual salary - £42,500 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +24.09% +14.17%
Lancashire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year - +20.30% -5.00%

VB 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 Preston with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Preston
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 207 111 166
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Preston 74.46% 68.94% 67.21%
Number of salaries quoted 182 97 118
Preston median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £27,275 £21,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

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

Job vacancy trend for VB in Preston

VB
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Salary trend for VB in Preston