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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 66 39 68
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +29
Permanent jobs citing VB 6 40 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.01% 6.26% 1.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.52% 9.73% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 40 11
Median salary £32,500 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +11.42%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
396 411 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 66.44% 64.32% 55.59%
Number of salaries quoted 348 376 354
Median salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,550 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 December 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 2 December 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
Wells - 5 £40,000 -
Bath -4 1 £25,000 -36.70% 2
VB
South West

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 10 (62.50%) .NET
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) Windows
4 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
5 6 (37.50%) Unix
6 5 (31.25%) IBM
6 5 (31.25%) Compuware
6 5 (31.25%) SNMP
6 5 (31.25%) Linux
6 5 (31.25%) C#
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 5 (31.25%) Tivoli
6 5 (31.25%) BMC PATROL
6 5 (31.25%) Nagios
6 5 (31.25%) OpenView
6 5 (31.25%) HP
6 5 (31.25%) BMC
6 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
6 5 (31.25%) VB6
6 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
6 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
6 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
6 5 (31.25%) vSphere
6 5 (31.25%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 4 (25.00%) Ranorex
7 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (25.00%) Dynatrace
7 4 (25.00%) Structured Programming
7 4 (25.00%) Nimsoft

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 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) IaaS
1 1 (6.25%) PaaS
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) SNMP
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) MySQL
3 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.25%) DTS
4 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.25%) Redis
4 1 (6.25%) Riak
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Ranorex
1 4 (25.00%) TestComplete
1 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Development Team Leader
2 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Team Leader
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Applications Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Test Leader
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Development Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Desktop Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Software Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Software Development Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.25%) Ajax
2 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.25%) Classic ASP
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) CSS3
2 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) HTML5
2 1 (6.25%) jQuery
2 1 (6.25%) LAMP
2 1 (6.25%) Memcached
2 1 (6.25%) REST
2 1 (6.25%) RESTful
2 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (6.25%) XHR
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
1 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (25.00%) e-Health
3 1 (6.25%) Social Media
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Unix
3 5 (31.25%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (25.00%) Structured Programming
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
3 2 (12.50%) CRM
3 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Cross-Browser Development
4 1 (6.25%) High Availability
4 1 (6.25%) Information Management
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Network Management
4 1 (6.25%) Parallel Programming
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Use Case
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) C#
2 5 (31.25%) VB6
3 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
4 2 (12.50%) C
4 2 (12.50%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) vSphere
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) BMC PATROL
1 5 (31.25%) Nagios
1 5 (31.25%) OpenView
1 5 (31.25%) Tivoli
1 5 (31.25%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) BMC
2 5 (31.25%) Compuware
2 5 (31.25%) HP
2 5 (31.25%) IBM
3 4 (25.00%) CA
3 4 (25.00%) Dynatrace
3 4 (25.00%) Nimsoft
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (6.25%) Facebook
5 1 (6.25%) Google
5 1 (6.25%) PayPal
5 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow
Yeovil, Somerset
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago