The first table below looks at the demand for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 67 55 46
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -9
Permanent jobs citing VB 7 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.06% 1.82% 2.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.77% 3.15% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 11
Average salary £34,000 £41,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.07% +36.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £30,150 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £50,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
396 381 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 59.73% 57.64% 69.67%
Number of salaries quoted 354 353 327
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB
South West

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Somerset

VB
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bath -10 4 £36,250 -27.50% 1
Weston-super-Mare - 2 £24,500 -
VB
South West

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.

1 15 (88.24%) C#
2 12 (70.59%) MS Excel
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
3 11 (64.71%) XML
4 10 (58.82%) ITIL
4 10 (58.82%) IIS
4 10 (58.82%) HTML
4 10 (58.82%) Java
4 10 (58.82%) ERP
4 10 (58.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (58.82%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (41.18%) Finance
6 5 (29.41%) .NET
7 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
7 4 (23.53%) Logistics
8 3 (17.65%) SQL
9 2 (11.76%) MS Office
9 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
9 2 (11.76%) ADO.NET
9 2 (11.76%) COM
9 2 (11.76%) Web Services
9 2 (11.76%) OpenEdge
9 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
9 2 (11.76%) Project Management
9 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
9 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
9 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
9 2 (11.76%) Legal

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (58.82%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) OpenEdge
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (70.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (58.82%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (58.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
3 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
1 2 (11.76%) Subversion
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Development Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Applications Support
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Business IT Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) IT Development Manager
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Manager
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Junior C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Environment Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) XML
2 10 (58.82%) HTML
3 5 (29.41%) .NET
4 2 (11.76%) ADO.NET
4 2 (11.76%) COM
4 2 (11.76%) Web Services
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.88%) WCF
5 1 (5.88%) WPF
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.88%) XSLT
5 1 (5.88%) WinForms
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) ITIL
1 10 (58.82%) ERP
2 4 (23.53%) Logistics
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Data Management
3 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.88%) MVC
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) C#
2 10 (58.82%) Java
3 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
4 3 (17.65%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
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