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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 43 44 43
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 20 22 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.02% 3.77% 5.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.78% 6.61% 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 36
Average salary £40,000 £33,600 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +33.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,454 £25,763 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £34,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
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
295 333 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 59.36% 57.02% 61.90%
Number of salaries quoted 277 282 394
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,763 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 March 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 March 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 +11 13 £40,000 +18.51% 3
Taunton 0 6 £32,159 -4.28% 3
Clevedon - 1 £35,000 -
VB.NET
South West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (86.36%) C#
3 35 (79.55%) SQL Server
4 32 (72.73%) HTML
5 31 (70.45%) JavaScript
5 31 (70.45%) ASP.NET
6 24 (54.55%) MVC
6 24 (54.55%) .NET Framework
7 22 (50.00%) CSS
8 20 (45.45%) SQL
8 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (36.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 15 (34.09%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (31.82%) Advertising
11 14 (31.82%) Windows
12 13 (29.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 13 (29.55%) WCF
13 12 (27.27%) Web 2.0
14 11 (25.00%) Visual Studio
15 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
15 9 (20.45%) Relational Database
16 8 (18.18%) WPF
17 7 (15.91%) C++
17 7 (15.91%) Scrum
17 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
18 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 5 (11.36%) Oracle
19 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
20 4 (9.09%) VCP4

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (79.55%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.45%) Relational Database
3 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.82%) RDBMS
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (34.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.82%) NUnit
4 2 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 14 (31.82%) Advertising
2 2 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 37 (84.09%) Developer
2 22 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 14 (31.82%) Software Developer
4 9 (20.45%) Senior Developer
5 8 (18.18%) Software Engineer
6 7 (15.91%) C# Developer
6 7 (15.91%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (11.36%) VB.NET Developer
7 5 (11.36%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (6.82%) .NET Software Engineer
9 3 (6.82%) C# Software Engineer
9 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (6.82%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (6.82%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (4.55%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
10 2 (4.55%) Senior C# Software Engineer
11 1 (2.27%) Senior VB.NET Developer
11 1 (2.27%) Junior Developer
11 1 (2.27%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (72.73%) HTML
3 31 (70.45%) ASP.NET
4 24 (54.55%) .NET Framework
5 22 (50.00%) CSS
6 16 (36.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 14 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (29.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 13 (29.55%) WCF
9 8 (18.18%) WPF
10 3 (6.82%) WinForms
10 3 (6.82%) XML
11 2 (4.55%) RESTful
11 2 (4.55%) JSON
11 2 (4.55%) Web Services
11 2 (4.55%) ADO.NET
12 1 (2.27%) Ajax
12 1 (2.27%) LINQ
12 1 (2.27%) jQuery
12 1 (2.27%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Web 2.0
2 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (54.55%) MVC
2 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
4 7 (15.91%) Scrum
5 3 (6.82%) Automated Testing
5 3 (6.82%) Business Analysis
5 3 (6.82%) Document Management
5 3 (6.82%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.55%) OO
7 1 (2.27%) Data Management
7 1 (2.27%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (2.27%) Practice Management
7 1 (2.27%) TDD
7 1 (2.27%) ITIL
7 1 (2.27%) UML
7 1 (2.27%) OOP
7 1 (2.27%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 38 (86.36%) C#
2 31 (70.45%) JavaScript
3 20 (45.45%) SQL
4 7 (15.91%) C++
5 4 (9.09%) VBScript
5 4 (9.09%) VB
5 4 (9.09%) VB6
6 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.27%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) VCP4
2 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.27%) MCSE
3 1 (2.27%) MCSA
3 1 (2.27%) Degree
3 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) Progress
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