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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 57 39 42
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +3
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 18 22 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.30% 4.02% 4.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.12% 6.98% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 26
Average salary £32,000 £25,774 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.15% -18.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £22,000 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £30,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
437 315 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 55.88% 57.59% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 397 275 371
Average salary £35,000 £33,453 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.62% +2.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,600 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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
(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 -6 9 £31,500 +23.76% 1
Bath -22 3 £37,500 +44.23% 2
Glastonbury - 2 £32,500 -
VB.NET
South West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (91.89%) C#
3 31 (83.78%) SQL Server
4 29 (78.38%) JavaScript
5 24 (64.86%) HTML
6 23 (62.16%) ASP.NET
7 17 (45.95%) SQL
8 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
9 12 (32.43%) CSS
10 11 (29.73%) WCF
11 10 (27.03%) SharePoint
12 9 (24.32%) MVC
13 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (18.92%) Automated Testing
14 7 (18.92%) XML
14 7 (18.92%) Oracle
15 6 (16.22%) T-SQL
15 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 6 (16.22%) .NET Framework
15 6 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
15 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
16 5 (13.51%) Integration Testing
16 5 (13.51%) Project Planning
16 5 (13.51%) Java
16 5 (13.51%) Web Services
16 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
16 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
16 5 (13.51%) UML
17 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
17 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 10 (27.03%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.11%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (83.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
3 3 (8.11%) NUnit
General
1 4 (10.81%) Advertising
2 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Developer
2 17 (45.95%) .NET Developer
3 11 (29.73%) Software Developer
4 7 (18.92%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Software Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Business Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.11%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Junior .NET Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Junior Developer
7 2 (5.41%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.41%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Junior
7 2 (5.41%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior .NET Web Developer
7 2 (5.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (64.86%) HTML
3 23 (62.16%) ASP.NET
4 12 (32.43%) CSS
5 11 (29.73%) WCF
6 7 (18.92%) XML
7 6 (16.22%) .NET Framework
7 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (13.51%) Web Services
9 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (5.41%) jQuery
10 1 (2.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) User Experience
3 1 (2.70%) Replication
3 1 (2.70%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
1 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.70%) Android
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) MVC
2 7 (18.92%) Automated Testing
3 5 (13.51%) Project Planning
3 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
3 5 (13.51%) UML
3 5 (13.51%) Integration Testing
4 4 (10.81%) ITIL
4 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (8.11%) User Stories
5 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.11%) ERP
5 3 (8.11%) ETL
5 3 (8.11%) Project Management
5 3 (8.11%) Time Management
5 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
5 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.41%) Refactoring
7 1 (2.70%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (91.89%) C#
2 29 (78.38%) JavaScript
3 17 (45.95%) SQL
4 6 (16.22%) T-SQL
5 5 (13.51%) Java
6 4 (10.81%) C++
7 3 (8.11%) VBScript
7 3 (8.11%) VB
7 3 (8.11%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.92%) Oracle
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