The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 64 65 87
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +22
Permanent jobs citing VB 12 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.01% 0.72% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.30% 1.25% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 2
Median salary £43,000 £19,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+126.31% -44.11%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
VB
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
364 320 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 60.87% 57.45% 66.75%
Number of salaries quoted 330 286 461
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

VB
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

VB Salary Trend in Somerset

VB
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Somerset

VB
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bath 0 5 £30,250 +59.21% 2
Taunton - 1 £37,500 -
VB
South West

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing VB 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 Somerset region with a requirement for VB.

1 28 (87.50%) C#
2 25 (78.13%) Windows
3 23 (71.88%) SQL Server
4 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
5 18 (56.25%) .NET
6 13 (40.63%) PHP
6 13 (40.63%) Linux
6 13 (40.63%) Unix
6 13 (40.63%) Apache
6 13 (40.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (40.63%) Drupal
6 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (37.50%) Degree
7 12 (37.50%) MVC
7 12 (37.50%) VB.NET
8 11 (34.38%) Visual Studio
8 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET
8 11 (34.38%) MCSD
8 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (34.38%) MCSE
8 11 (34.38%) VB6
9 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (25.00%) Scrum
9 8 (25.00%) WCF
10 7 (21.88%) .NET Framework
10 7 (21.88%) Entity Framework
10 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (18.75%) MVVM
11 6 (18.75%) WPF
11 6 (18.75%) TDD

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (40.63%) Apache
1 13 (40.63%) Drupal
2 4 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (71.88%) SQL Server
2 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (40.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (9.38%) DTS
5 2 (6.25%) MySQL
5 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (34.38%) Visual Studio
2 4 (12.50%) Moq
2 4 (12.50%) NUnit
2 4 (12.50%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (9.38%) Ranorex
3 3 (9.38%) TestComplete
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Team Leader
2 12 (37.50%) Development Team Leader
3 11 (34.38%) Developer
4 8 (25.00%) .NET Developer
5 5 (15.63%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (9.38%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Software Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Software Support Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Support Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Test Leader
6 3 (9.38%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Junior
7 2 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Junior Support Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Technical Leader
7 2 (6.25%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (56.25%) .NET
2 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET
3 8 (25.00%) WCF
4 7 (21.88%) .NET Framework
4 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (21.88%) Entity Framework
5 6 (18.75%) WPF
6 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 4 (12.50%) jQuery
6 4 (12.50%) NHibernate
6 4 (12.50%) WinForms
7 3 (9.38%) Classic ASP
8 2 (6.25%) CSS
8 2 (6.25%) HTML
8 2 (6.25%) LAMP
8 2 (6.25%) Silverlight
8 2 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (3.13%) HTML5
9 1 (3.13%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Streaming Music
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 25 (78.13%) Windows
2 13 (40.63%) Linux
2 13 (40.63%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) Android
3 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) MVC
2 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.00%) Scrum
3 6 (18.75%) MVVM
3 6 (18.75%) TDD
4 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.50%) BDD
5 4 (12.50%) Kanban
5 4 (12.50%) Web Application Development
6 3 (9.38%) Mobile Development
6 3 (9.38%) Project Management
6 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.25%) Multithreading
7 2 (6.25%) OO
7 2 (6.25%) OOP
7 2 (6.25%) SOA
7 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Web Development
8 1 (3.13%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (87.50%) C#
2 13 (40.63%) PHP
3 12 (37.50%) VB.NET
4 11 (34.38%) VB6
5 3 (9.38%) C++
5 3 (9.38%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 3 (9.38%) SQL
5 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
5 3 (9.38%) VBA
6 2 (6.25%) C
6 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.13%) Java
7 1 (3.13%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.13%) Pascal
7 1 (3.13%) Python
7 1 (3.13%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Degree
2 11 (34.38%) MCSD
2 11 (34.38%) MCSE
2 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago