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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 50 57 39
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -18
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 22 19 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.77% 2.79% 6.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.92% 4.46% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 37
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,162 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,600 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
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
318 426 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 54.45% 62.56% 57.21%
Number of salaries quoted 301 374 343
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +10 12 £31,659 -24.62% 5
Bath +13 8 £45,000 +50.00%
VB.NET
South West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (82.93%) SQL Server
3 33 (80.49%) C#
4 29 (70.73%) HTML
4 29 (70.73%) JavaScript
5 26 (63.41%) ASP.NET
6 21 (51.22%) SQL
7 16 (39.02%) CSS
8 15 (36.59%) MVC
9 14 (34.15%) .NET Framework
9 14 (34.15%) WCF
10 11 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (21.95%) Visual Studio
12 9 (21.95%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (19.51%) C++
13 8 (19.51%) Oracle
13 8 (19.51%) Windows
13 8 (19.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (19.51%) Software Engineering
14 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
14 7 (17.07%) WPF
15 6 (14.63%) Scrum
15 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC
15 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
16 5 (12.20%) XML
16 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
16 5 (12.20%) Advertising
16 5 (12.20%) NUnit
16 5 (12.20%) Automated Testing

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.88%) IIS
3 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (82.93%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Visual Studio
1 9 (21.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (12.20%) NUnit
General
1 5 (12.20%) Advertising
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (78.05%) Developer
2 17 (41.46%) Software Developer
2 17 (41.46%) .NET Developer
3 8 (19.51%) .NET Software Developer
4 7 (17.07%) Software Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) Senior Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (7.32%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.32%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Junior Developer
7 2 (4.88%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Junior .NET Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Business Manager
7 2 (4.88%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Junior
8 1 (2.44%) Configuration Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (70.73%) HTML
3 26 (63.41%) ASP.NET
4 16 (39.02%) CSS
5 14 (34.15%) .NET Framework
5 14 (34.15%) WCF
6 7 (17.07%) WPF
7 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (12.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 5 (12.20%) XML
9 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (7.32%) Web Services
11 2 (4.88%) JSON
11 2 (4.88%) RESTful
12 1 (2.44%) LINQ
12 1 (2.44%) REST
12 1 (2.44%) Managed Extensibility Framework
12 1 (2.44%) HTML5
12 1 (2.44%) WinForms
12 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.76%) Web 2.0
3 3 (7.32%) User Experience
4 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) Replication
5 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.44%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) MVC
2 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (19.51%) Software Engineering
4 6 (14.63%) Scrum
5 5 (12.20%) Unit Testing
5 5 (12.20%) Automated Testing
6 4 (9.76%) ITIL
6 4 (9.76%) UML
7 3 (7.32%) Document Management
8 2 (4.88%) OO
8 2 (4.88%) ERP
8 2 (4.88%) ETL
8 2 (4.88%) Project Management
8 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.88%) Time Management
8 2 (4.88%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.88%) Refactoring
9 1 (2.44%) Release Management
9 1 (2.44%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 33 (80.49%) C#
2 29 (70.73%) JavaScript
3 21 (51.22%) SQL
4 8 (19.51%) C++
5 4 (9.76%) VB6
5 4 (9.76%) T-SQL
5 4 (9.76%) VBScript
5 4 (9.76%) VB
6 1 (2.44%) XAML
6 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) MCSE
2 1 (2.44%) MCSA
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Oracle
2 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
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