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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 57 37 43
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +6
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 21 19 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.71% 3.43% 3.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.53% 6.25% 6.21%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 22
Average salary £32,500 £25,500 £29,416
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.45% -13.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £20,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £33,000 £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
464 304 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 59.79% 54.87% 59.20%
Number of salaries quoted 434 264 337
Average salary £35,000 £33,459 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.60% -0.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £47,500
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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -7 10 £31,250 +20.19% 5
Bath -13 4 £38,750 +76.13%
Glastonbury - 2 £32,500 -
Bridgwater - 1 £27,500 -
Yeovil - 1 £30,000 -
VB.NET
South West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (86.36%) C#
3 34 (77.27%) SQL Server
4 28 (63.64%) JavaScript
5 24 (54.55%) HTML
5 24 (54.55%) ASP.NET
6 20 (45.45%) Microsoft
7 19 (43.18%) SQL
8 13 (29.55%) SharePoint
9 11 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (25.00%) .NET Framework
10 10 (22.73%) WCF
10 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
10 10 (22.73%) CSS
10 10 (22.73%) Visual Studio
11 8 (18.18%) Oracle
11 8 (18.18%) XML
12 7 (15.91%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (15.91%) Automated Testing
12 7 (15.91%) ITIL
12 7 (15.91%) Web Services
12 7 (15.91%) UML
12 7 (15.91%) Project Management
12 7 (15.91%) Manufacturing
13 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (13.64%) ERP
13 6 (13.64%) ETL
13 6 (13.64%) PRINCE2
13 6 (13.64%) T-SQL
13 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 13 (29.55%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (77.27%) SQL Server
2 11 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Visual Studio
2 7 (15.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.82%) NUnit
4 2 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 7 (15.91%) Manufacturing
2 4 (9.09%) Finance
3 3 (6.82%) Advertising
4 2 (4.55%) Marketing
4 2 (4.55%) Legal
5 1 (2.27%) Electronics
5 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (63.64%) Developer
2 21 (47.73%) .NET Developer
3 10 (22.73%) Software Developer
4 8 (18.18%) .NET Software Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Business Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Junior
6 3 (6.82%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.82%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.82%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Junior Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Junior .NET Developer
6 3 (6.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.55%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Applications Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Senior .NET Web Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (54.55%) HTML
2 24 (54.55%) ASP.NET
3 11 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 10 (22.73%) WCF
4 10 (22.73%) CSS
5 8 (18.18%) XML
6 7 (15.91%) Web Services
7 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (6.82%) jQuery
9 2 (4.55%) WPF
9 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (4.55%) COM
9 2 (4.55%) ADO.NET
10 1 (2.27%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.27%) DTV
1 1 (2.27%) Replication
1 1 (2.27%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.27%) Android
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.91%) Automated Testing
1 7 (15.91%) ITIL
1 7 (15.91%) UML
1 7 (15.91%) Project Management
2 6 (13.64%) ERP
2 6 (13.64%) ETL
2 6 (13.64%) PRINCE2
2 6 (13.64%) Time Management
3 5 (11.36%) Project Planning
3 5 (11.36%) Integration Testing
3 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (11.36%) MVC
4 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
4 3 (6.82%) User Stories
4 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
4 3 (6.82%) Refactoring
4 3 (6.82%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.27%) OOD
5 1 (2.27%) OO
Programming Languages
1 38 (86.36%) C#
2 28 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 19 (43.18%) SQL
4 6 (13.64%) T-SQL
5 5 (11.36%) Java
5 5 (11.36%) C++
6 2 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.27%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) TickIT
Vendors
1 20 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) SAP
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