The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET 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.NET over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 41 55 37
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -18
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 32 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 5.35% 2.69% 3.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.58% 4.66% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 26 20 19
Average salary £33,500 £32,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.68% +25.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £26,950 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
VB.NET
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
334 429 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 55.85% 57.66% 56.49%
Number of salaries quoted 300 398 255
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,459
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Somerset

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Somerset

VB.NET
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.NET within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton +13 20 £32,500 +4.00% 11
Bath +16 9 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Street - 3 - -
VB.NET
South West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing VB.NET 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.NET.

1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (84.78%) C#
3 31 (67.39%) HTML
4 30 (65.22%) SQL Server
5 28 (60.87%) ASP.NET
6 27 (58.70%) JavaScript
7 26 (56.52%) SQL
7 26 (56.52%) CSS
8 24 (52.17%) MVC
9 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (45.65%) .NET Framework
10 17 (36.96%) Entity Framework
11 15 (32.61%) Team Foundation Server
12 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (23.91%) Web Services
13 11 (23.91%) Visual Studio
14 10 (21.74%) jQuery
15 9 (19.57%) HTML5
15 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
15 9 (19.57%) VB
15 9 (19.57%) Windows
16 7 (15.22%) TDD
16 7 (15.22%) Web 2.0
16 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
16 7 (15.22%) Advertising
16 7 (15.22%) XML
16 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 6 (13.04%) Oracle
17 6 (13.04%) JSON
18 5 (10.87%) Unit Testing

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing VB.NET 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.NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.52%) IIS
1 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Office
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (65.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.52%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.52%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (6.52%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.17%) Big Data
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 15 (32.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (23.91%) Visual Studio
3 4 (8.70%) Selenium
3 4 (8.70%) SpecFlow
4 3 (6.52%) Rational Functional Tester
4 3 (6.52%) HP UFT
4 3 (6.52%) NUnit
4 3 (6.52%) Subversion
4 3 (6.52%) SilkTest
5 2 (4.35%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (4.35%) Moq
General
1 7 (15.22%) Advertising
2 4 (8.70%) Finance
3 3 (6.52%) Games
3 3 (6.52%) Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Marketing
4 2 (4.35%) Arabic Language
4 2 (4.35%) Back Office
4 2 (4.35%) Electronics
4 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (73.91%) Developer
2 23 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 10 (21.74%) C# Developer
4 8 (17.39%) Software Developer
4 8 (17.39%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Software Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) VB.NET Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Test Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Junior
8 3 (6.52%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Programmer
8 3 (6.52%) C# Software Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Junior Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Build and Release Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) Senior VB.NET Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (67.39%) HTML
3 28 (60.87%) ASP.NET
4 26 (56.52%) CSS
5 21 (45.65%) .NET Framework
6 17 (36.96%) Entity Framework
7 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (23.91%) Web Services
9 10 (21.74%) jQuery
10 9 (19.57%) HTML5
11 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (15.22%) XML
12 6 (13.04%) JSON
13 5 (10.87%) SOAP
13 5 (10.87%) CSS3
14 4 (8.70%) LESS
14 4 (8.70%) WinForms
14 4 (8.70%) Ajax
15 3 (6.52%) WCF
15 3 (6.52%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Web 2.0
2 3 (6.52%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.35%) User Experience
3 2 (4.35%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.35%) Streaming Music
3 2 (4.35%) DTV
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Blog
4 1 (2.17%) W3C
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.57%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) Linux
2 3 (6.52%) UNIX
3 1 (2.17%) Android
3 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) MVC
2 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
4 7 (15.22%) TDD
5 5 (10.87%) Scrum
5 5 (10.87%) Unit Testing
6 4 (8.70%) Automated Testing
7 3 (6.52%) Wealth Management
7 3 (6.52%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (6.52%) Release Management
7 3 (6.52%) SOA
7 3 (6.52%) Test Management
7 3 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (6.52%) Software Architecture
7 3 (6.52%) Waterfall
7 3 (6.52%) Functional Testing
7 3 (6.52%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (6.52%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 3 (6.52%) SDLC
8 2 (4.35%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (84.78%) C#
2 27 (58.70%) JavaScript
3 26 (56.52%) SQL
4 9 (19.57%) VB
5 5 (10.87%) Java
6 3 (6.52%) VB6
6 3 (6.52%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.52%) PHP
7 2 (4.35%) C++
7 2 (4.35%) VC++
8 1 (2.17%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.17%) VBScript
8 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (6.52%) ISEB
2 3 (6.52%) ISTQB
2 3 (6.52%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle
3 5 (10.87%) SAP
4 2 (4.35%) ESRI
4 2 (4.35%) Google
4 2 (4.35%) Trapeze
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