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

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 67 67 79
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Permanent jobs citing VB 10 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.45% 0.81% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.28% 1.46% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 2
Median salary £39,250 £35,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.14% -11.39%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
438 343 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 63.57% 55.77% 60.86%
Number of salaries quoted 392 312 438
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
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 24 August 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 24 August 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 -3 8 £41,500 +18.57%
VB
South West

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 15 (68.18%) .NET
3 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 14 (63.64%) C#
4 10 (45.45%) Visual Studio
5 9 (40.91%) VB6
6 7 (31.82%) Unix
6 7 (31.82%) PHP
7 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (27.27%) Linux
7 6 (27.27%) MCSE
7 6 (27.27%) Apache
7 6 (27.27%) MCSD
7 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (27.27%) Degree
7 6 (27.27%) Drupal
7 6 (27.27%) TestComplete
7 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (27.27%) Ranorex
8 5 (22.73%) SQL
8 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
9 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
9 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
9 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
10 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
10 3 (13.64%) Entity Framework
10 3 (13.64%) Project Management
10 3 (13.64%) Classic ASP

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 6 (27.27%) Apache
1 6 (27.27%) Drupal
2 3 (13.64%) SAS
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) IaaS
1 1 (4.55%) PaaS
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (13.64%) DTS
3 3 (13.64%) MySQL
4 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.55%) Redis
5 1 (4.55%) Riak
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Visual Studio
2 6 (27.27%) Ranorex
2 6 (27.27%) TestComplete
3 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.55%) Moq
4 1 (4.55%) NUnit
4 1 (4.55%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Development Team Leader
1 9 (40.91%) Team Leader
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Test Leader
3 3 (13.64%) Software Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Software Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Junior
4 2 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Junior Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Development Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
3 3 (13.64%) Classic ASP
3 3 (13.64%) Entity Framework
4 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (4.55%) CSS3
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5
4 1 (4.55%) jQuery
4 1 (4.55%) LAMP
4 1 (4.55%) Memcached
4 1 (4.55%) NHibernate
4 1 (4.55%) REST
4 1 (4.55%) RESTful
4 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (4.55%) WCF
4 1 (4.55%) WPF
4 1 (4.55%) XHR
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Social Media
1 1 (4.55%) Streaming Music
1 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Unix
3 6 (27.27%) Linux
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 3 (13.64%) Project Management
3 2 (9.09%) Automation Testing
3 2 (9.09%) CRM
3 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
3 2 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (4.55%) BDD
4 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Cross-Browser Development
4 1 (4.55%) High Availability
4 1 (4.55%) Kanban
4 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.55%) MVC
4 1 (4.55%) MVVM
4 1 (4.55%) Parallel Programming
4 1 (4.55%) TDD
4 1 (4.55%) Use Case
4 1 (4.55%) Web Application Development
4 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) C#
2 9 (40.91%) VB6
3 7 (31.82%) PHP
4 5 (22.73%) SQL
4 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
5 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
6 3 (13.64%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 3 (13.64%) VBA
7 2 (9.09%) C
7 2 (9.09%) C++
8 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
8 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
1 6 (27.27%) MCSD
1 6 (27.27%) MCSE
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) Facebook
3 1 (4.55%) Google
3 1 (4.55%) PayPal
3 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow
Minehead, Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago