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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South West / Somerset
Rank 76 52 58
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +6
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.47% 3.24% 1.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.69% 5.25% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1 20 6
Median salary £36,000 £41,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.72% +37.50%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
432 381 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 68.03% 61.65% 58.12%
Number of salaries quoted 369 326 274
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 £32,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,056 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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
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 February 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
Taunton -6 2 - - 1
Bath -10 1 £36,000 -10.00%
VB
South West

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) vSphere
2 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Unix
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) SNMP
2 5 (55.56%) IBM
2 5 (55.56%) Compuware
2 5 (55.56%) OpenView
2 5 (55.56%) HP
2 5 (55.56%) BMC
2 5 (55.56%) Tivoli
2 5 (55.56%) BMC PATROL
2 5 (55.56%) Nagios
2 5 (55.56%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 4 (44.44%) Structured Programming
3 4 (44.44%) Nimsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (44.44%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (44.44%) Dynatrace
3 4 (44.44%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 4 (44.44%) CA
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) e-Health
4 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework

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 (11.11%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) SNMP
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) DTS
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
1 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (22.22%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior C# Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Application Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Software Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) VB Developer
3 1 (11.11%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 2 (22.22%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 2 (22.22%) WPF
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) Classic ASP
3 1 (11.11%) WCF
3 1 (11.11%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
1 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
2 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (44.44%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 4 (44.44%) Structured Programming
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) MVVM
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (22.22%) OOD
3 2 (22.22%) OOP
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Information Management
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Network Management
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) C
3 2 (22.22%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
4 1 (11.11%) VB6
4 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) BMC PATROL
1 5 (55.56%) Nagios
1 5 (55.56%) OpenView
1 5 (55.56%) Tivoli
1 5 (55.56%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) BMC
1 5 (55.56%) Compuware
1 5 (55.56%) HP
1 5 (55.56%) IBM
2 4 (44.44%) CA
2 4 (44.44%) Dynatrace
2 4 (44.44%) Nimsoft
Taunton, Somerset
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