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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 40 53 38
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -15
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 18 15 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.64% 2.37% 5.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.90% 4.08% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 40
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,771 £25,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,000 £45,000
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
261 368 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 52.83% 58.23% 57.52%
Number of salaries quoted 250 315 383
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Taunton +5 10 £32,159 -26.07% 4
Bath - 7 £47,500 - 2
VB.NET
South West

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 36 (85.71%) C#
3 33 (78.57%) HTML
3 33 (78.57%) SQL Server
4 32 (76.19%) JavaScript
5 30 (71.43%) ASP.NET
6 22 (52.38%) SQL
7 18 (42.86%) MVC
7 18 (42.86%) CSS
7 18 (42.86%) .NET Framework
8 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (33.33%) WCF
9 12 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (26.19%) Windows
10 11 (26.19%) Visual Studio
11 10 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
12 9 (21.43%) C++
13 8 (19.05%) Oracle
13 8 (19.05%) Advertising
13 8 (19.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 8 (19.05%) Relational Database
13 8 (19.05%) WPF
14 7 (16.67%) Web 2.0
14 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 7 (16.67%) Scrum
14 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (11.90%) Automated Testing
15 5 (11.90%) NUnit

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.05%) Relational Database
3 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (26.19%) Visual Studio
3 5 (11.90%) NUnit
4 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 8 (19.05%) Advertising
2 2 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.38%) Legal
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (83.33%) Developer
2 20 (47.62%) .NET Developer
3 17 (40.48%) Software Developer
4 8 (19.05%) .NET Software Developer
4 8 (19.05%) Software Engineer
5 7 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (7.14%) .NET Software Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.14%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Junior Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Junior .NET Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Junior
8 2 (4.76%) C# Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (78.57%) HTML
3 30 (71.43%) ASP.NET
4 18 (42.86%) CSS
4 18 (42.86%) .NET Framework
5 14 (33.33%) WCF
6 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (19.05%) WPF
7 8 (19.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (11.90%) XML
10 2 (4.76%) JSON
10 2 (4.76%) Web Services
10 2 (4.76%) RESTful
11 1 (2.38%) HTML5
11 1 (2.38%) LINQ
11 1 (2.38%) jQuery
11 1 (2.38%) ADO.NET
11 1 (2.38%) WinForms
11 1 (2.38%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (16.67%) Web 2.0
3 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.76%) User Experience
4 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Windows
2 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) MVC
2 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 7 (16.67%) Scrum
5 5 (11.90%) Unit Testing
5 5 (11.90%) Automated Testing
6 4 (9.52%) ITIL
6 4 (9.52%) UML
7 3 (7.14%) Document Management
8 2 (4.76%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.76%) Refactoring
8 2 (4.76%) OO
8 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.38%) OOP
9 1 (2.38%) TDD
9 1 (2.38%) Data Management
9 1 (2.38%) Practice Management
9 1 (2.38%) Release Management
9 1 (2.38%) MVVM
9 1 (2.38%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 36 (85.71%) C#
2 32 (76.19%) JavaScript
3 22 (52.38%) SQL
4 9 (21.43%) C++
5 4 (9.52%) VBScript
5 4 (9.52%) VB
5 4 (9.52%) VB6
6 3 (7.14%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.38%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) MCSE
2 1 (2.38%) MCSA
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.38%) Progress
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
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Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £29712 - £37824 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 19 days ago
Bath
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago