The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Somerset / Taunton
Rank 19 17 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 2.27% 10.20% 7.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.94% 20.41% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 4
Median salary - £37,500 £38,625
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.91%
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -

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
34 49 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 77.27% 50.00% 47.17%
Number of salaries quoted 27 46 23
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £25,822
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,250 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of job ads across the Taunton region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Taunton region with a requirement for VB.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++