The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 16 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 7.69% 2.15% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.68% 3.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £33,500 £39,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Taunton region.

Programming Languages Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
31 51 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 79.49% 54.84% 72.09%
Number of salaries quoted 28 50 29
Average salary £30,000 £33,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.44% +4.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

VB
Salary Trend in Taunton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Taunton region.

VB Salary Trend in Taunton

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton region citing VB 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.

1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) NUnit
3 1 (33.33%) VB6
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) NHibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Streaming Music
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) MVVM
3 1 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (33.33%) Moq

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton region citing VB 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) NUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (33.33%) Moq
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) NHibernate
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) MVVM
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) VB6
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago