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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 46 49 38
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 21 25 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.78% 3.77% 4.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.50% 6.35% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 31
Average salary £40,000 £33,800 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.34% +7.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £25,834 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £50,000 £47,500
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
323 394 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 58.20% 59.34% 57.18%
Number of salaries quoted 293 354 362
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Bath +20 15 £40,000 +17.64%
Taunton +1 3 £26,750 -15.07% 1
Yeovil +4 2 £37,500 +11.11%
Clevedon - 1 £35,000 -
VB.NET
South West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 35 (83.33%) C#
3 34 (80.95%) SQL Server
4 29 (69.05%) ASP.NET
5 28 (66.67%) HTML
5 28 (66.67%) .NET Framework
6 27 (64.29%) JavaScript
7 22 (52.38%) MVC
8 21 (50.00%) SQL
8 21 (50.00%) CSS
9 20 (47.62%) Entity Framework
10 19 (45.24%) Team Foundation Server
11 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 14 (33.33%) Advertising
13 14 (33.33%) Windows
14 13 (30.95%) Web 2.0
15 12 (28.57%) Visual Studio
16 10 (23.81%) WCF
17 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
18 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 7 (16.67%) Relational Database
19 5 (11.90%) WPF
19 5 (11.90%) T-SQL
19 5 (11.90%) WinForms
20 4 (9.52%) jQuery
20 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
20 4 (9.52%) C++
20 4 (9.52%) XML

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (7.14%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (80.95%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (45.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.76%) Subversion
4 1 (2.38%) Selenium
4 1 (2.38%) SpecFlow
General
1 14 (33.33%) Advertising
2 3 (7.14%) Legal
3 1 (2.38%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 32 (76.19%) Developer
2 24 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 9 (21.43%) C# Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) .NET Software Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior VB.NET Developer
8 2 (4.76%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Programmer
9 1 (2.38%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (69.05%) ASP.NET
3 28 (66.67%) HTML
3 28 (66.67%) .NET Framework
4 21 (50.00%) CSS
5 20 (47.62%) Entity Framework
6 16 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 10 (23.81%) WCF
9 5 (11.90%) WPF
9 5 (11.90%) WinForms
10 4 (9.52%) XML
10 4 (9.52%) jQuery
10 4 (9.52%) JSON
11 2 (4.76%) HTML5
11 2 (4.76%) RESTful
11 2 (4.76%) Web Services
11 2 (4.76%) ADO.NET
11 2 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (4.76%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Web 2.0
2 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) MVC
2 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis
5 3 (7.14%) Scrum
6 2 (4.76%) ITIL
6 2 (4.76%) UML
7 1 (2.38%) OO
7 1 (2.38%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (2.38%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (83.33%) C#
2 27 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 21 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (11.90%) T-SQL
5 4 (9.52%) C++
6 2 (4.76%) VB
7 1 (2.38%) VBA
7 1 (2.38%) VB6
7 1 (2.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle
2 2 (4.76%) Progress
Taunton, Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago